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How to ease arthritis: Evidence suggests this popular fruit could keep flare-ups in check

Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in a joint. Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis are the two most common types of arthritis. Most people living with the condition experience varying degrees of joint pain and stiffness in the affected areas. Treatments can help to slow down the condition, providing much needed respite.… Read More »

Study of Cellphone Risks Finds ‘Some Evidence’ of Link to Cancer, at Least in Male Rats

For decades, health experts have struggled to determine whether or not cellphones can cause cancer. On Thursday, a federal agency released the final results of what experts call the world’s largest and most costly experiment to look into the question. The study originated in the Clinton administration, cost $ 30 million and involved some 3,000… Read More »

Neural tube defects and integrase inhibitors: studies show no further evidence of increased risk

Three retrospective analyses reported on the incidence of neural tube defects in national cohorts, either in women exposed to dolutegravir or to other integrase inhibitors. The Canadian Perinatal HIV Surveillance Program reported on neural tube defects in 2423 infants born to mothers receiving antiretroviral therapy between 2007 and 2017, of whom 2325 were exposed to… Read More »