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Risk of complications may outweigh benefits for frail elderly who do not have melanoma, study suggests
Just a few cigarettes a day raises their risk, researchers say
'Hookahs' expose people to higher levels of carbon monoxide and benzene, researchers say
Study suggests women at higher risk for chronic liver disease
$100,000-a-year meds seen as obstacle to treatment
Study of young women found big difference if treatment started within 2 weeks versus 6 weeks
Study found readmissions for fever, infections and gastro problems
Finding gives hope to those exposed to radiation in other nuclear disasters, researchers say
Men who had a biopsy that didn't find cancer were at raised risk for disease later if they were obese
For those with the gene, drugs appeared to extend survival without spread of disease by several months
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