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Patient-doctor relationships are even more important to good health than previously thought. Of 300 obese people, those who described their doctor as "helpful" lost twice as many pounds as those who didn't. See how involving your physician can help you succeed.
Autopsies of almost every patient with ALS show telltale protein clumps in the brain. Scientists didn't know what the protein did or why it was harmful in clusters — until now. See how this discovery could point to new ways of preventing and treating ALS.
Two recent studies suggest that brain tumors aren’t all alike. Even among their categories, like glioma, DNA variations have been found. Discover how genetic analysis might help doctors classify these tumors — and predict their behavior — more accurately.