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City hall complex groundbreaking set in Dade City

City hall complex groundbreaking set in Dade City

DADE CITY — So what will the new police and city hall complex have that Dade City doesn’t have now?
Updated: 2 months ago
Poor hygiene doesn’t cause flaky scalps, dermatologist says

Poor hygiene doesn’t cause flaky scalps, dermatologist says

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. — Do you have a favorite black sweater, but you’re afraid to wear it because of dandruff? Fear not, say dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology. Although those pesky white flakes of dry skin can be annoyin...
Updated: 2 months ago
Study finds bigger genetic role in cerebral palsy

Study finds bigger genetic role in cerebral palsy

When it comes to the causes of the neuromuscular development order cerebral palsy, the role of genetics has not been getting nearly enough of the blame it deserves, an international research effort based in Australia suggests. ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Brain scan gauges success chance of depression talk therapy

Brain scan gauges success chance of depression talk therapy

Depression can be so severe that it can prove debilitating for its sufferers — or even prompt them to suicide. So finding the best form of treatment for people with clinical depression as quickly as possible could be a matter of life and death...
Updated: 2 months ago

Moffitt study finds pancreatic cancer risk markers

TAMPA — Pancreatic cancer affects approximately 46,000 people each year in the United States and ranks fourth among the leading causes of cancer-related deaths. Only about 6 percent of individuals with pancreatic cancer will live five years af...
Updated: 2 months ago
Dermatologist offers advice on ingrown hair ‘bumps’

Dermatologist offers advice on ingrown hair ‘bumps’

NEW YORK, N.Y. — Ingrown hair, also known as “razor bumps,” are a common skin condition, particularly in people whose hair has the tendency to curl back or grow sideways in a hair follicle. The result often looks like acne, consi...
Updated: 2 months ago
Study implicates two genes in form of ovarian cancer

Study implicates two genes in form of ovarian cancer

Hoping to make an advance against cancer using a technique that has fallen short in the past, researchers in North Carolina are taking aim at a form of ovarian cancer.
Updated: 2 months ago
Origin of signal for ‘fight or flight’ reaction traced

Origin of signal for ‘fight or flight’ reaction traced

Scientists have long thought that the fear memories that are part of the “fight or flight” reaction to danger reside in a relatively primitive area of the brain known as the amygdala.
Updated: 2 months ago
Long-lasting, preventative HIV vaccine studied

Long-lasting, preventative HIV vaccine studied

A regime of anti-HIV drugs — components of regimens that have been developed to treat established HIV infection — has the potential to protect against infection in the first place.
Updated: 2 months ago