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Roche's pricey new breast-cancer combo barely beats old drugThe Boston GlobeRoche Holding's new breast cancer combination therapy barely outperformed a current gold-standard drug for the disease — the company's own decades-old Herceptin — in its latest study. The results, presented Monday in Chicago at the world's largest ...
Should I burn a tick off? 5 common myths about ticksUSA TODAYTick season is officially here. A recent population boom of white-footed mice has led to an increase in ticks in the Northeast, which feed on mice blood and can acquire the bacteria that cause Lyme disease. In areas where ticks are rampant, like in the ...
What's The Rate Of Smoking In The 13- To 15-Year-Old Crowd?NPRIt's a public health problem that spans the globe. It kills close to 6 million people a year. Teenagers are at risk. It's not the latest epidemic or chronic disease. It's the cigarette. A new report from the Centers for Disease Control looks at rates ... |