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cirrhosis

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Stroop test app screens for cognitive dysfunction

A dysfunction found in some patients with cirrhosis is normally difficult to diagnose due to extremely subtle symptoms. But a free smartphone app could change that.

By September 19, 2013

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James Bond had a drinking problem, researchers conclude

Agent 007's love of "shaken, not stirred" martinis may have been a result of alcohol-induced tremors, say the authors of a silly study examining Bond's health. They also estimate he'd die by 56.

By December 16, 2013

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Disease-detecting device vibrates with potential

GE announces the first commercial application of magnetic resonance elastography, developed at the Mayo Clinic, to detect disease through both imaging and low-frequency sound waves.

By December 2, 2009

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Hep C test for walking blood banks

A new hepatitis C test is on the way for prescreening blood donors, and it's showing some promise.

By September 3, 2008