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Blood test could lead to cystic fibrosis treatment tailored to each patient

Researchers at Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, and colleagues, used a blood test and microarray

New genetic study could lead to better treatment of severe asthma

The largest-ever genetic study of people with moderate-to-severe asthma has revealed new insights into the underlying causes of the disease which could help impr

Public sector hikes lead to large increase in average take-home pay

(iStock) Signs of hope for ailing economy as bank transactions hit new record Uptick in take-home pay thanks to public servant backpay South Africans changing spen

Borussia Dortmund drop points but increase lead at top as Bayern Munich slip to third in Bundesliga | football

Eintracht Frankfurt held Borussia Dortmund to a 1-1 draw. (REUTERS) Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund drew 1-1 at Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday bu

Prey's Lead Designer Notices The Metroidvania And Arx Fatalis Simil…

With Dishonored about done and dusted, Arkane Studios has flicked the Prey switch, meaning just about everything we hear of the studio from here on out will lik

Why feeling empathy could lead former drug users to relapse

Empathy, the awareness of another’s feelings and emotions, is a key feature in normal social interactions. But new research from the University of Minnesota suggests that emp

Ramaphosa’s Investment Conference may lead to 165 000 jobs – PwC report

President Cyril Ramaphosa gestures during a talk at the start of the African Development Bank’s Africa Investment Forum in Sandton (GCIS). Related Articles Hope spr

Here’s how you can protect yourself against possible lead contamination

Lead is a serious health risk. It’s a silent killer that gradually seeps into your system and threatens your health, survival, and safety from the inside. Considering how

‘Unfinished agenda’ in preventing lead poisoning

Over the years, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and its partners have made major progress towards reducing lead exposure in the United States. But more work remains in preven

High lead levels found in some spices purchased abroad

Investigations of lead poisoning cases in New York City (NYC) have found high levels of lead in certain spices purchased abroad, reports a study in the Journal of Public Health Man

Discovery may lead to safer drugs to save more women in childbirth

Postpartum hemorrhaging is the world’s leading cause of death for women during and after childbirth, and the third-leading cause in the United States alone

Liverpool open up six-point lead as Manchester City lose again at Leicester | football

Liverpool’s Swiss midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri (L) celebrates with Liverpool’s English defender Trent Alexander-Arnold (R) after scoring thei

Facebook emails could lead to tougher EU regulatory scrutiny

(iStock) Related Articles Facebook wielded data to reward, punish rivals, emails show Facebook emails seized by UK said to number in ‘thousands’

SA’s lead in Africa’s race for FDI challenged – report

(Shutterstock Shutters) Related Articles Ramaphosa hails R10bn investment by Mercedes-Benz in East London Ramaphosa kickstarts R1.2trn investor promise at Commo

Study identifies sepsis symptoms that lead to death

Using patient records from 210,289 hospital visits between 2013 and 2016, Drexel University researchers have identified the specific symptoms that put patients a

New Book Highlights the Women Who Lead the Cruise Industry

Sunset on cruise. (Photo via kieferpix / iStock / Getty Images Plus) WHY IT RATES: There are a growing number of women in leadership roles at cruise lines. —Janeen Christoff

Supplementing with vitamin C protects you from lead toxicity

Other toxins might be deadlier, but lead remains hugely concerning to many people given its prevalence in our surroundings and the fact that no amount of it is safe for humans.

Raheem Sterling sparkles as Manchester City stretch lead, Crystal Palace end winless run | football

Manchester City’s English midfielder Raheem Sterling (C) celebrates scoring their second goal against Bournemouth.(AFP) Manchester City moved fiv