Tag: Family history

Signs of Early Kidney Damage Found in Some 9/11 Responders

Signs of Early Kidney Damage Found in Some 9/11 Responders

Nov 10, – Some first responders who toiled at the World Trade Center site after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks are now showing signs of early kidney damage, a preliminary study finds. Experts said it’s the first time evidence of kidney trouble has been found in 9/11 first responders, and more study is needed before […]

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Obese women prone to hormonal imbalance

Obese women prone to hormonal imbalance

Sep 28, –  Till now there is no agreement about the exact cause of PCOS but one could say that it is more common in females with a positive family history of PCOS or even type 2 diabetes, explains Dr Bashar Neamat Fadheel Sahar, Specialist Internal Medicine Endocrinology, Zulekha Hospital, Dubai. “It is also observed […]

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Study finds Family history key to breast cancer diagnosis

Study finds Family history key to breast cancer diagnosis

April 27, AP – Up to 90-95 per cent of all breast cancers have nothing to do with family history, 5-10 per cent of breast cancers occur in women whose families have a gene fault that is passed down through the family and puts them at greater risk. “The good news is that more than […]

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