Archive: 07/21/2009

Chinese Web sites close amid tightening controls

(AP) -- Two more Web sites dedicated to social networking went offline in China on Tuesday amid tightening controls that have blocked Facebook, Twitter and other popular sites that offered many Chinese a rare taste of free ...

dateJul 21, 2009 in Internet
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A genetic basis for schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a severely debilitating psychiatric disease that is thought to have its roots in the development of the nervous system; however, major breakthroughs linking its genetics to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment ...

dateJul 21, 2009 in Genetics
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Ovary removal may increase lung cancer risk

Women who have premature menopause because of medical interventions are at an increased risk of developing lung cancer, according to a new study published in the International Journal of Cancer. The startling link was ma ...

dateJul 21, 2009 in Cancer
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