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Endometriosis and pregnancy: What is the outlook for affected women?
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World Blood Donor Day: What is the history of blood transfusion and donation?
Jun 14, 2021 • 1 comment
Blood transfusion and blood products help to save millions of lives each year. But what is this history of this medical practice? What happens to blood once it is donated? Read on to learn more!What...
Skin cancer: How to protect your skin?
Jun 13, 2021
What is skin cancer?In terms of surface area, the skin the largest organ in the human body. Its role is to protect the body from infection and ultraviolet (UV) radiation. The skin also helps control...
Castleman disease: The CDCN's unique approach to accelerating research
Jun 9, 2021
What is the history of CDCN?The CDCN was founded in 2012 by Dr. David Fajgenbaum and Dr. Frits van Rhee because of an urgent need to advance research and improve care for patients living with CD.Dr....
How does rheumatoid arthritis progress and how is it treated?
Jun 8, 2021
What are the first symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis?Rheumatoid arthritis often begins with stiffness in the joints (wrists, hands, fingers). Patients may wake up in the middle of the night with joint...
Women’s health: What are the “unknown” side effects of birth control pills?
Jun 4, 2021
How do oral contraceptives work?Birth control pills are oral contraceptives that prevent sperm from coming into contact with, and therefore fertilizing, an egg. They contain hormones (progestin and...
COPD: Can diet play a role in living better with the disease?
Jun 3, 2021 • 1 comment
COVID-19: Everything you need to know about the virus and the different variants!
Jun 1, 2021