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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Across the country, some 10,000 dogs of all backgrounds, and their owners, will be recruited for a major study of what makes for a long, healthy dog’s life

News Releases

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November 13, 2019

Study: Melanoma rates drop sharply in teens, young adults

Public health efforts to encourage sun-protection behaviors may be gaining traction, say UW Medicine and Fred Hutch researchers.

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November 12, 2019

Key Alzheimer’s gene acts differently in non-Europeans

Study has implications for the use of personalized genetic risk in populations with diverse ancestries.

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November 8, 2019

Supplements don’t preserve kidney health in Type 2 diabetes

Vitamin D and fish oil don’t prevent loss of kidney function in adults with type 2 diabetes, a clinical study shows.