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    The Lancet: Cancer Now Leading Cause Of Death In "developed", "rich" Countries

    It is now official. After giving CVD a serious run for its money for more than a decade, cancer has now emerged as the leading cause of death in "developed" countries. And while CVD remains the leading cause of death worldwide, the studies claim that if current trends continue cancer will become...
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    Serotonin Excess, Not Dopamine Deficiency, May Be The Cause Of Parkinson

    One of the most paradigm-challenging studies I have seen this year and, unsurprisingly, mainstream media is pulling all sorts of tricks to avoid naming the culprit directly. Even the press release and the study abstract are worded in a convoluted way, talking about a "serotonin dysfunction"...
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    Cancer Deaths In Females Will Rise By 60% In The Next Two Decades

    So much for winning the war on cancer. I already posted another link (again from CNN) that cancer is now the leading cause of death in USA, surpassing the previous top killer CVD. Women's cancer deaths expected to rise 60% by 2030 - CNN.com "...The number of women dying worldwide from cancer...
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    Adults Do Not Need Tetanus Vaccine Every Decade

    Several of the vaccines commonly administered to humans are said to require periodic boosters, since the immunity conferred by the vaccine wanes with time. The tetanus vaccine is one such vaccine and it is a required vaccine for many occupations. The common practice is to administer the vaccine...
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