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Medical News Today: Cancer: New compound boosts chemo, prevents treatment resistance

Researchers may have found a way to stop cancer cells from defending themselves against chemotherapy. In a new mouse study, blocking a DNA repair pathway prevented cancer cells from surviving or becoming resistant to treatment. Researchers screened 10,000 drugs and found a compound that boosts cisplatin. Graham Walker, the American Cancer Society Research Professor of… Read More »

Monroe Co. woman arrested after demanding drugs at pharmacy – The Detroit News

Mark Hicks The Detroit News Published 9:21 PM EDT Jun 5, 2019 A Monroe County woman was arrested Wednesday after she demanded drugs at a pharmacy where employees claimed she had stolen from before. The 22-year-old entered the Bedford Wellness Pharmacy on Secor Road in Lambertville in Bedford Township at about 5:45 p.m. and passed a note to the cashier… Read More »

Medical News Today: What’s the difference between expiratory and inspiratory wheezing?

A wheeze is a whistling noise from the airways. Often the sound is high-pitched and occurs as a result of the airways narrowing, which causes their walls to vibrate. People may wheeze due to a long-term condition, such as asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), or a short-term condition, such as bronchitis or pneumonia.… Read More »