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Mar 16 2016
  Anna Almendrala Senior Healthy Living Editor, Huffington Post The discovery means more potential ways to treat this cancer. A new genomic analysis of over 450 pancreatic tumors reveals that the cancer may be more accurately classified as four different diseases, each with its own characteristics and survival rates. This insight provides potential new avenues...
Mar 15 2016
  Carolyn Gregoire Senior Writer, The Huffington Post Louis Gagnon, president of Ride.com, meditates at the Art of Living ashram in Bangalore, India.   Louis Gagnon, president of the carpooling start-up ride.com and former executive at the audio content company Audible Inc., is eschewing the usual tech and entrepreneurship conference circuit for a...
Mar 14 2016
GRETCHEN REYNOLDS  FEBRUARY 24, 2016 5:45 AM February 24, 2016 5:45 am   Credit Getty Images The relationship between exercise and cancer has long both intrigued and puzzled oncologists and exercise physiologists. Exercise is strongly associated with lowered risks for many types of cancer. In epidemiological studies, people who regularly exercise generally prove to...
Mar 13 2016
It’s no surprise that air pollution can affect your health, but did you know that indoor air is 2 to 5 times more polluted than outdoor air? Have you ever thought about how much time you spend inside? The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that people spend roughly 90% of their time indoors. Because of this, the EPA also ranks indoor air pollution as one of...
Mar 12 2016
From The Scientist A mouse study reveals how chronic stress remodels lymphatic vasculature to facilitate the spread of tumor cells. By Catherine Offord | March 1, 2016 Green fluorescently-tagged nanospheres flow through a lymph vessel from an unstressed mouse (top) and a mouse that has been administered the stress hormone norepinephrine (bottom). Scale bar: 20 μmNATURE...

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