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All-cause mortality and mortality from neurodegenerative disease are no higher among Major League Baseball than the general population, but playing professional baseball seems to increase mortality from certain cancers.
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Research by Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center oncologists suggests gene profiling of tumors from patients with muscle-invasive bladder cancer can guide rational selection of those who will benefit most from bladder-preserving trimodality therapy.
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A synthetic glycosaminoglycan, when combined with a novel polymer for enhanced intravesical delivery, was released in the bladders of mice for 24 hours, leading to reduced abdominal pain and inflammation.
Elevations in a hormone may be linked to abnormal blood flow, inflammation, and plaque in the heart. This study will evaluate whether blocking the hormone will improve cardiovascular disease in HIV individuals using heart imaging studies.