WEDNESDAY, Sept. 12, 2018 -- When you take your medications may have a lot to do with how well they work, new research suggests.
Using new bioinformatics tools, scientists analyzed thousands of human tissue samples and created a database of daily rhythms in human gene activity that includes many genes that regulate how drugs work. The database may help researchers identify the time when giving certain drugs makes them the most potent.
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 29, 2018 -- Teen boys who drink may raise their risk for aggressive prostate cancer decades later, a preliminary study suggests.
Compared to non-drinkers, men who reported having at least one alcoholic drink a day between ages 15 and 19 had more than triple the odds of developing aggressive prostate cancer in adulthood, the researchers said.