WEDNESDAY, April 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Children given an organ transplant have a substantially higher risk of developing cancer -- in some cases up to 200 times higher -- than the general population, a new study finds.
But the individual risk of any one child getting cancer still remains very small, the study authors stressed.
WEDNESDAY, April 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- One reason women are more likely than men to have complications after hip or knee replacement surgery may be because they're more sensitive to the metals in joint implants, a new study suggests.
Researchers reviewed the cases of more than 2,600 patients who were evaluated for unexplained pa...
WEDNESDAY, April 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Surviving trauma such as assault, rape or wartime combat can leave a person emotionally devastated. Now, new research suggests your genes may help determine whether you go on to suffer post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
"Our finding that PTSD is heritable suggests that our genes contain...
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