Sauk Co. woman with terminal cancer joins lawsuit against CPAP maker

PRAIRIE DU SAC, Wis (WMTV) – A Sauk County woman with terminal cancer joined a lawsuit alleging a lot of machines recommended by doctors may have caused the cancer. “At least I can point to something because this cancer doesn’t run in my family,” said Angie Miller. Since 2008, Miller said that he has gone … Read more

No Link Between Cell Phones and Brain Tumors in Large UK Study

UPDATED April 5, 2022 // Editor’s note: This article has been updated with additional comments. A new UK study shows no link between brain tumors and cell phone use, even among individuals who used their phones every day and / or had used them for over 10 years. “These results support the accumulating evidence that … Read more

Genetic Testing for Six Chronic Diseases Undergoing Clinical Trials

A new type of genetic test known as polygenic risk score could change the way clinicians detect and treat chronic diseases. But for many uses, genomic findings in large populations must first be translated into valid clinical tests for individual patients. Then physicians need meaningful interpretation of test data to help make clinical decisions about … Read more