Researchers Investigated the Role of Technology in Self-Management of Sickle Cell Disease
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Researchers Investigated the Role of Technology in Self-Management of Sickle Cell Disease

Researchers have investigated whether self-management electronic health (eHealth) interventions, such as text messaging, apps, and online cognitive-behavioural therapy, should be used to help patients with sickle cell disease self-manage the…

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Zap! New Genetic Therapy Technique Electrocutes Cancer Cells into Submission
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Zap! New Genetic Therapy Technique Electrocutes Cancer Cells into Submission

In a Washington Post article by Ben Guarino, new cancer treatments lasso the power of naturally occurring immune cells in the body. Researchers are looking into ways modify them to…

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A Family From Alabama are Fighting to Find a Cure for Schimke Immuno-Osseous Dysplasia
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A Family From Alabama are Fighting to Find a Cure for Schimke Immuno-Osseous Dysplasia

Kruz and his sister Paizlee are the only known siblings diagnosed with the ultra-rare condition Schimke Immuno-Osseous Dysplasia. Their parents, Jessica and Kyle, are doing everything they can to raise…

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New CRISPR Study Suggests Dietary Supplement Could Enhance the Effectiveness of Chemotherapy
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New CRISPR Study Suggests Dietary Supplement Could Enhance the Effectiveness of Chemotherapy

There’s good news coming out of MIT this week. In an article on Medical Xpress, new findings are coming out using CRISPR, a tool that is known for its ability…

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The FDA Have Awarded Orphan Drug Designation to an Experimental Treatment for Dermatomyositis
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The FDA Have Awarded Orphan Drug Designation to an Experimental Treatment for Dermatomyositis

The US Food and Drug Administration has awarded Orphan Drug Designation to the drug lenabasum as a treatment for dermatomyositis. The use of lenabasum for treating this condition, and others,…

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A Long Term Study of a Treatment for Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease Has Finished

According to a story from Medical Xpress, a long term study testing a treatment for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) has recently concluded. The treatment in question is a…

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