New blood test for early detection of pancreatic cancer with 98% accuracy: Study

Pancreatic cancer is one of the hardest cancers to detect at an early stage,… but in a possible breakthrough,… a new blood test to identify the cancer has just been discovered. Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania has found that pancreatic cancer can be detected, even at an early stage,… using a newly-identified biomarker in the blood,… thrombospondin-2. The researchers […]

Sex and Heart Attack Risk: Is There a Connection?

I’m Rachelle Grossman with today’s health news. Resuming intimacy is a real concern for many people who’ve suffered a heart attack. But new evidence suggests that the benefits of having sex may actually outweigh the risks. A new study from Germany found that, not only is sexual activity rarely the cause of a heart attack, but most heart attack patients […]

List Show – Heart Attack Symptoms In Women

We’ve all heard about the signs of a heart attack, tightness in the chest, loss of feeling in the left arm. But for a woman, a heart attack can feel and look different. Here are some signs that a woman might be having a heart attack according to The American Heart Association. 1. Pressure. Uncomfortable pressure, squeezing, fullness or pain […]

Winning the War Against Childhood Cancer

Leukemia strikes more children than any other cancer. I’m Erin White and this is a dailyRx Feature. Leukemia starts in the blood cells, making them grow out of control and interfering with the function of other cells in the body. Most childhood leukemias start in the white blood cells, which are part of the immune system and fight off infections […]