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‘Orphan’ RNAs make cancer deadlier, but potentially easier to diagnose

Scientists have long known that cancer can hijack a cell’s existing regulatory circuitry and transform healthy cells into deadly malignancies. But a new discovery from UC San Francisco demonstrates that cancer is more than just a mutineer that seizes control of the cell’s administrative operations—it’s also a clever engineer, capable of constructing entirely new disease-promoting […]

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Is Social Jet Lag to Blame for Your Weight Gain?

Social jet lag occurs when your body’s internal clock is out of sync with your constantly shifting sleep schedule.(Getty Images) You haven’t traveled anywhere – and yet you’re still experiencing effects akin to jet lag. In this case, it’s not landing in a different time zone that’s to blame but so-called social jet lag. Essentially, […]

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5 of the most useful properties of pomegranate

Any rating of the most healthful foods must include the grenades. And here are 5 amazing benefits of these fruits for human health. Polyphenols are responsible for the unique shade of red pomegranate seeds, and they are the most important antioxidants. Pomegranate juice high levels of antioxidants – much higher than any other fruit juice. […]