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An Ottawa scientist has identified a critical reason for the fertility problems suffered by many older women — and has put forward a deceptively simple approach to improving the quality of th...

Twins can be tempting for those considering assisted reproduction. For many couples, using in vitro fertilization to conceive two instead of one can be a way to make up for lost time, minimize the ...

Such drugs have been used to save lives for the past 50 years and are still commonly given to breast cancer patients. But they’re known to potentially wreak havoc on the heart, resulting in s...

At 31 years old, Alice Crisci was diagnosed with breast cancer.  The Redondo Beach resident bared it all in a photo shoot with the Daily Breeze back in 2008 before undergoing a double mastecto...

Scientists have made a key breakthrough in the search for a better treatment for bone marrow cancer. For the first time they have identified the genes responsible for an aggressive form of the dis...

Breast cancer screening saved my life, is one of the most powerful narratives in modern medicine, if not in Western culture more generally. So no wonder the new Canadian recommendations on screeni...

Not all cancers fit seamlessly into this paradigm. Until recently, the hypothesis that stemlike cells are at the root of cancer recurrence was mired in controversy. But in the past few years, a great ...

QUEBEC - The cancer treatment for 39 Quebec women, out of 2,856 whose results were retested in a Seattle lab, were changed. Presenting the results of the verification of the lab results Wednesday, H...

This February, a 26-year-old Californian woman and her mother boarded a Continental flight for Costa Rica. When they arrived at the Sán Jose International Airport, a driver in a white van picke...

Medical tourism is the act of touring different countries or nations around the world to receive medications like dental, neurosurgery or surgical care and various other forms of specialized treatment...

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