April 2016 - Page 2 of 5 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

New study finds how we can say ‘nuts’ to colon cancer

It’s one of the most common and deadliest cancers around. And even when you survive a bout with colon cancer, you can lose your bowel control – and even end up with a colostomy. So anything you can do to prevent colon cancer from developing is big news. And now Korean scientists say they’ve found […]

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Breast cancer trial finds half of women who get chemo don’t need it

If you or someone you love has received chemotherapy for breast cancer, you know what a miserable experience it is. You may have spent months too tired to move off the couch, doubled over the toilet, or watching your hair fall out in clumps. And you were promised all along that the chemo was saving […]

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Dangerous HPV vaccines facing major lawsuit in Japan

Since the day they hit the market, I’ve been warning you about the dangers of so-called HPV vaccines Gardasil and Cervarix. And I’ve told you how drug companies and our government have tried to sweep the risks under the rug, even as kids turned up bedridden, paralyzed, and even dead after getting the shots. Now […]

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Study finds certain allergy drugs can shrink your brain

For many of us, the warm springtime air and blooming trees and flowers mean one thing — unbearable allergies. But before you run down to the CVS or your doctor’s office for some meds, there’s an important warning you need to hear. Researchers from the Indiana University School of Medicine have found that while certain […]

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Risky spinal fusion surgery recommended too often, study finds

It’s one of the most dangerous and potentially life-wrecking surgeries around. But the mainstream would have you believe that it’s as routine as a dental cleaning. If you or someone you love has been suffering from chronic back pain, there’s a good chance you’re going to hear all about the wonders of spinal fusion surgery. […]

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Study finds two common crop chemicals linked to Alzheimer's

It’s supposed to be one of the healthiest things you can do each day – but it may be giving you Alzheimer’s instead. We all do our best to eat smart, whether that means tossing a salad for lunch or steaming an extra helping of broccoli at dinner time. But a shocking new study has […]

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Flea treatment Trifexis linked to numerous dog illnesses, deaths

It took its sweet time getting here, but it looks like the nice spring weather is finally arriving. And if you own a dog, that means one thing: At your next vet appointment, you can expect to get an earful about how important it is to start your pooch on flea and tick meds. But before […]

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