The cost of climate change: Hay fever from ragweed pollen may double

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Gluten could be metabolized by gut bacteria

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Metformin linked with decreasing weight gain in kids with autism

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Study links excess weight to eight more cancer types

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Current news

Researchers have developed new synthetic methods that facilitate the design and synthesis of bioactive compounds and chemical tools for pharmacological studies.
Scientists have discovered that patients with Type 1 diabetes who take metformin routinely may be able to slow the development of heart disease.
A disorder known as Barrett's esophagus (BE) affects some 200,000 Americans each year.
Boosting levels of a specific protein in the brain alleviates hallmark features of Alzheimer's disease in a mouse model of the disorder.
The University of Hawaii at Hilo has appointed Dr. Carolyn Ma as dean of the Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy (DKICP).
Limiting weight gain may help to reduce risk of these cancers, according to new research.
Climate change could cause new hay fever misery for millions of people across Europe.
About 40% of the population has a genetic disposition to celiac disease, but only about 1% develops the autoimmune condition.
People with HIV-infection are living longer and are now at an increased risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD).
The new findings provide important information for the research and treatment of leukemia and autoimmune diseases.

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Thursday, Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. EDT

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2016 Immunization Update for technicians
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