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Ongoing Clinical Trials are Paving the Way in the Fight Against Cancer

Clinical trials are the study and behavioral research on human volunteers that are designed to answer specific questions about biomedical or behavioral treatment.

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New Eczema Drug Shows Promise in Early Trials

A new drug that scientists hope will relieve the debilitating itching of chronic eczema has shown promising results in early trials.

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New Research Study to Help Treat Pain in Football Players

Keeping professional football players healthy and in the game is an area of key focus for coaches and their trainers. But in the physically demanding game of football, injuries are...

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How to Protect Yourself from one of the World’s Deadliest Killers

Recent research shows that mosquitoes are the number one killer of humans and responsible for the deaths of 725,000 people a year.

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Marie’s Life Was Saved by an Organ Donor

Did you know that there are over 121,000 men, women and children waiting on an organ transplant to save their lives? With April being National Organ Donor Awareness month, it’s...

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Innovative New Procedure Available for Treating Mesothelioma

Dr. Rodney J. Landreneau, Director of the Ochsner Cancer Institute, has brought a groundbreaking surgical treatment to Louisiana for mesothelioma patients: hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC).

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