New Genetic Test Can Predict Disease Progression of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
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New Genetic Test Can Predict Disease Progression of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Predicting the disease progression of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) is extremely important, as this condition progresses differently depending on the affected individual. Knowing if one has a poor outcome while…

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NJ Boy with Castleman Disease Returns Home After “Largest Mass Ever” Removed
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NJ Boy with Castleman Disease Returns Home After “Largest Mass Ever” Removed

10-year-old Joey Koslowski doesn't let the small...err, the big stuff get him down. According to MyCentralJersey, the boy is "the youngest child to have the largest mass in the world" caused…

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Cellular Changes in Blood May Help with Early Parkinson’s Disease Detection
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Cellular Changes in Blood May Help with Early Parkinson’s Disease Detection

According to Parkinson's News, researchers have discovered that specific immune cells in the blood of patients with Parkinson's disease appear up to 10 years before motor skills are impacted. This…

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Can This Rare Disease Drug Treat COVID-19?
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Can This Rare Disease Drug Treat COVID-19?

According to a story from Barron's, the biotechnology company Alexion Pharmaceuticals has recently announced plans to test its drug Ultomiris as a potential treatment for COVID-19. As the scientific community…

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Man Runs 400 Laps Around His Own House to Help Spinal Muscular Atrophy Patient
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Man Runs 400 Laps Around His Own House to Help Spinal Muscular Atrophy Patient

According to a story from The Charlotte Weekly, local resident Kevin Tobin recently ran 400 laps around his house---the equivalent of a marathon---to help raise money for Dan Donoher, a…

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