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The Dangers of PCBs

Few conversations about pollution get very far before someone brings up Polychlorinated Biphenyls – more commonly known as PCBs. What is this chemical, and why can it be so dangerous...

A Patient's Guide to Blood Testing

If you or your doctor are concerned that your body is not in tip-top condition, a simple blood test may be in order as it can reveal a lot about the state of your health. Read on to...

You've Beaten Cancer--Now Go to College!

Find information about college money for cancer survivors, whose hopes for the future have been impacted by an incurable disease and its resulting financial burdens. Learn of the institutions...

Out of Control Cell Division: How Mitosis Can Increase the Risk for Cancer

Without the process of mitosis there would be no cancer. Cancerous cells ignore or override some of the control measures of this type of cell division. Read on to find out more....

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    Types of Pollution

    What is pollution? What are the main types of pollution? Learn how pollution occurs and about the major types including water, air, soil and radioactive contamination....

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    Why Save Endangered Species?

    The reasons for saving endangered species might seem obvious to many people, but many question why we should save a species from dying out. Isn't this part of the process of natural selection?...

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    Out of Control Cell Division: How Mitosis Can Increase the Risk for Cancer

    Without the process of mitosis there would be no cancer. Cancerous cells ignore or override some of the control measures of this type of cell division. Read on to find out more....

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    Nothing But The Facts: Constellation Gemini Explored!

    The constellation Gemini is associated with the stars, Castor and Pollux, which represents strength and positivity. It is a masculine sign with a dual face, and is symbolized by an image of twins. Let...

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    An Overview of the SPEP Blood Test

    The SPEP blood test refers to a medical test that evaluates the amounts of albumin and globulins in the blood to determine diseases. Learn more about this test along with its explanations....

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What is a compound microscope? In simple terms, a compound microscope is a high-power microscope that offers greater magnification than a low-power microscope. Learn more about...

What are CA 19-9 Tumor Markers?

CA 19-9 tumor markers are levels of a cancer-associated glycoprotein that can be detected in the blood. These levels are often elevated in pancreatic cancer, other cancers, and some...