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May 9th, 2018 A study shows that EEGs accurately predict or rule out autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in infants, even in some as young as 3 months. "EEGs are low-cost, non-invasive and relatively easy to incorporate into well-baby check-ups," says Dr Charles...

May 9th, 2018 Frequent sauna bathing is associated with a more than 60% reduced risk of stroke, according to a 15-year follow-up Finnish study. People taking a sauna 4-7 times a week were 61% less likely to suffer a stroke than those taking a sauna once a...

May 2nd, 2018 A study reports that New York City firefighters exposed to the 9/11 World Trade Centre disaster site face an increased risk for developing myeloma precursor disease (MGUS), which can lead to the blood cancer multiple myeloma. The study was conducted...

April 25th, 2018 A study finds that people who use medical marijuana have higher rates of medical and non-medical prescription drug use – including pain relievers. Rather than being at lower risk, people who use medical marijuana may be at higher risk for...
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