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Why we can’t say no to an icy cold soft drink

In spite of health warnings about high consumption of carbonated soft drinks, global consumption has been rising rapidly for more than 50 years. Flinders University psychology researchers, as part of an Australian Research Council Discovery project, are looking to arrest this trend by investigating potential individual responses and ‘mechanisms’ for this increase in soft drink […]

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The Race Is on to Trace the New COVID-19 Variant

LONDON/BRUSSELS/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Governments around the world are urgently scouring databases for recent cases of COVID-19 infections, screening travellers and decoding the viral genomes of the new variant as they try to measure how far it has spread. The pace of the work highlights the pressure on governments and public health authorities to decide quickly […]

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More American adults living alone, Census Bureau reports

Fox News Flash top headlines for December 1 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. More American adults are living alone, according to newly released estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau’s annual America’s Families and Living Arrangement table package.  In a news release, the bureau said the percentage of […]

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DNA sequencing of residual disease accurately identifies leukemia patients who would relapse

In pediatric and young adult patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) treated with tisagenlecleucel (Kymriah), DNA sequencing-based detection of residual disease between three and 12 months accurately identified all patients who would eventually relapse, while other methods were less predictive. Journal in Which the Study was Published: Blood Cancer Discovery, a journal of the American […]