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Medical News Today: Cancer: New compound boosts chemo, prevents treatment resistance

Researchers may have found a way to stop cancer cells from defending themselves against chemotherapy. In a new mouse study, blocking a DNA repair pathway prevented cancer cells from surviving or becoming resistant to treatment. Researchers screened 10,000 drugs and found a compound that boosts cisplatin. Graham Walker, the American Cancer Society Research Professor of… Read More »

Causes and treatment of vaginal cuts

Minor vaginal cuts and tears are common and often occur when a person is removing body hair or engaging in sexual activity. People with certain hormonal, skin, and immune conditions may be more likely to get vaginal cuts or tears. Minor vaginal wounds are usually harmless, but they may cause mild pain and discomfort for… Read More »

Treatment Centers: Providing Different Methods in Helping Troubled Teens

Massive drug, alcohol, and nicotine addiction have always been a problem in many societies. Drug treatment centers have been established to treat people with extreme dependencies. These centers provide a structured environment which enables them to treat their patients’ addictions through numerous programs. Some centers have both in-office and outpatient facilities for troubled teens who… Read More »