Items Tagged ‘flu vaccine’

October 19, 2017

Flu Shot 101 – What You Need to Know

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Flu season is here again, and besides a fever and runny nose, it can bring about the longtime controversy surrounding vaccines. In order to protect more human lives this year and to clarify some of the most common misconceptions surrounding the flu vaccine, the team at ConsumerSafety.org met with Dr. William Schaffner, an infectious disease […]

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Tags: flu vaccine, General, Influenza, News


September 8, 2017

Two Advances in Prostate Cancers You Might Not Know About

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Prostate cancer isn’t just about men, and it may be inherited. A recent study led by Peter Nelson, MD (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center) has shown that 12% of advanced prostate cancers may be caused by 16 different heritable genes. That means that both men and women need to be aware of their family history […]

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