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Tuesday, October 16, 2018
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Nearly 75,000 cases of the condition will be diagnosed in 2018, according to estimates from the American Cancer Society.

News Releases

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October 15, 2018

Marketing, not science, informs notions of healthy teeth

Brushing and toothpaste can't dispel cavity-causing bacteria, despite advertising claims going back more than 100 years. 

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October 13, 2018

New research models may lead to vision loss treatment

Regenerative therapy for glaucoma is one of the National Eye Institute Audacious Goals.

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October 9, 2018

First genetic risk factor found for erectile dysfunction

In a specific area of the genome, variations were associated with a 26 percent increased risk of the sexually limiting condition.