Medical News Today: Gut bacteria mediate link between diet and colorectal cancer

Past studies have shown that diet affects the risk of colorectal cancer. New research suggests that this may be down to how diet alters the gut microbiome. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: Type 1 diabetes: Interspecies transplantation may be a viable treatment

Researchers have grown pancreases in rats using mouse stem cells. Transplanting the organs in mice with type 1 diabetes was found to reverse the disease. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: Large study finds 14 new genetic disorders in children

The largest genetic study to be performed in children with previously undiagnosed developmental disorders uncovers 14 new mutations. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: HIV exploitation of gap in immune cell defenses 'could be barrier to cure'

Scientists discover HIV invades macrophages when a protective protein is temporarily switched off. Treatment with HDAC inhibitors appears to prevent it. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: Famous People with Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is a disease that currently has no cure. Learn how MS changed the lifestyles of some famous faces and what life is like after diagnosis. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: Scientists stop and reverse Alzheimer's-related brain damage in mice

Scientists have found a molecule that restores normal levels of a protein responsible for Alzheimer’s disease; tests were performed on mice and monkeys. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: Dawson's Finger and Multiple Sclerosis: What's the Connection?

What is Dawson’s finger? Learn about how Dawson’s fingers can help with the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis and other brain disorders. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: Alzheimer's disease: Music, meditation may improve early cognitive decline

A West Virginia research team have found that using meditation or music listening programs may have benefits for people with preclinical cognitive decline. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: Babies with diarrheal infection have shorter telomeres as adults

New research shows a link between early-life diarrheal infection and the length of telomeres – protective strands of DNA associated with aging and disease. Source: Medical News Today

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Medical News Today: Red meat: Good or bad for health?

Current guidelines recommend limiting our intake of red meat, due to the health risks it poses. We take a closer look at what these risks are. Source: Medical News Today

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