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Improved capture of cancer cells in blood could help track disease

But if these cast-offs could be accurately counted, they could provide an additional way to track treatment or screen for the disease. New research by University of Wisconsin-Madison Professor of Pharmacy Seungpyo Hong and his collaborators builds on several years of

High blood pressure: Could diet replace medication?

When it comes to lowering blood pressure, a low-salt, heart-healthy diet may be just as effective as medication. This is the conclusion of a new study recently published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Researchers suggest that people with high

Drug for UBC student’s rare blood disorder covered in other provinces

There are growing calls for the B.C. government to fund a drug that could save a young university student’s life, and which is already covered in other parts of Canada. Shantee Anaquod suffers from atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome, a rare autoimmune