In the first prospective study of directly measured body fat distribution and prostate cancer risk, investigators found that higher levels of abdominal and thigh fat are associated with an increased risk of aggressive prostate cancer.
Body fat distribution linked to higher risk of aggressive prostate cancer
A breakthrough drug can delay the onset of type 1 diabetes, a major study shows.
Breakthrough for diabetes treatment
Many Americans get less than the recommended amount of sleep, and many do not consume the recommended amounts of important vitamins and minerals. A new study suggested the two factors may be connected.
Study links poor sleep with poor nutrition
Tuberculosis (TB) remains one of the deadliest infectious diseases in low income countries, with around 1.6 million people dying of the disease each year.
Sun-exposed oyster mushrooms help patients fight tuberculosis
Overall mortality rates continue to decline, according to the most recent US Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer.
New report shows overall cancer mortality on the decline in US
Babies born prematurely often face intense medical challenges, including intestines that are underdeveloped or diseased.
Tissue engineering, the big picture on growing small intestines
Childhood food allergies may be caused by eating too much junk food.
Childhood allergies may be linked to high sugar, fat content in junk food, study reveals
Researchers have found that consumption of dietary supplements for weight loss, muscle building and energy leads to death, disability and hospitalization in kids and young adults, compared to vitamins.
Dietary supplements not good for health: Study
Removal of fluids from the body too quickly during kidney surgery can lead to early death, new findings show.
Quickly removing fluids from kidney surgery patients may increase death risk

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