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Medical News Today: Could gut bacteria drive the spread of breast cancer?

New research in mice has discovered that disrupting the gut microbiome may result in more aggressive breast cancer. One factor that may drive the spread of breast cancer is the population of gut bacteria. Although the outlook of people with breast cancer has improved dramatically in recent years, predicting and preventing the spread of cancer… Read More »

Government scientists perplexed over sudden spread of severe, polio-like illness

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been unable to get to the bottom of the sudden spike in a rare illness that paralyzes children. “I am frustrated that despite all of our efforts we have not been able to find the cause of this mystery illness,” Dr. Nancy Messonnier, director at the CDC’s… Read More »