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Monthly Archives: October 2012

Acupuncture relieves symptoms of a dry mouth caused by radiotherapy for head and neck cancers

Patients who have received radiotherapy for head and neck cancer often suffer from the unpleasant and distressing side-effect of a dry mouth, caused by damage to their salivary glands from the radiation. Now, a new study has shown that acupuncture … Continue reading

Published Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 at 12:30 am
Posted in Cancer

Women whose first pregnancy was ectopic have fewer children and a high risk of another ectopic pregnancy

Women whose first pregnancy is ectopic are likely to have fewer children in the following 20-30 years than women whose first pregnancy ends in a delivery, miscarriage or abortion, according to results from a study of nearly 3,000 women in … Continue reading

Published Thursday, October 18th, 2012 at 12:01 am
Posted in Fertility