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New device can detect cancer in just a drop of blood
  

New device can detect cancer in just a drop of blood

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Some types of cancer, such as ovarian cancer, tend to remain undetected until they are too advanced for treatment to be effective. Now, an innovative tool may be able to detect cancer easily, quickly, and in minuscule amounts of blood. In a bid to find a sim…

  

How to delete what Google knows about you

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News of Facebook data breaches hardly come as a surprise anymore, but Google is hunched over in the corner, just as guilty of watching

Struggling to focus? This new brain training app may help
  

Struggling to focus? This new brain training app may help

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According to a research team from the United Kingdom, a new, evidence-based brain training app can boost your focus, memory, and attention-shifting skills.

High-tech epilepsy warning device could save lives
 

High-tech epilepsy warning device could save lives

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An innovative piece of wearable tech could reduce the risk of death from nighttime seizures for individuals with therapy-resistant epilepsy.

Alzheimer’s: Artificial intelligence predicts onset
 

Alzheimer’s: Artificial intelligence predicts onset

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A deep learning algorithm trained to analyze brain scans accurately predicted who would develop Alzheimer’s more than 6 years before diagnosis.

Surgeons carry out spine surgery in the womb
 

Surgeons carry out spine surgery in the womb

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Scientists can repair a potentially disabling spine defect, spina bifida, in the womb. This procedure is becoming more widely available little by little.

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Cancer: Highly personalized therapy can improve outcomes

Cancer: Highly personalized therapy can improve outcomes

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Plant-based diet cuts heart failure risk by over 40 percent

Plant-based diet cuts heart failure risk by over 40 percent

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Study finds that many people diagnosed with MS do not have the condition

Study finds that many people diagnosed with MS do not have the condition

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Replacing red meat with plant protein reduces heart disease risk

Replacing red meat with plant protein reduces heart disease risk

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