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  • Muscle relaxant may be viable treatment for rare form of diabetes A commonly prescribed muscle relaxant may be an effective treatment for a rare but devastating form of diabetes. The drug, dantrolene, prevents the destruction of insulin-producing beta cells both in animal models of Wolfram syndrome and in cell models derived from patients who have the illness. MORE »
  • CUREiosity - Big annual event to benefit local cancer research.  But it’s not just a big party to raise money for a great cause. It’s also to honor those at the forefront of the fight against cancer. MORE »
  • Study: Most respond well to genetic testing results - People at high risk for psychological distress respond positively to receiving results of personalized genetic testing.  More than 6 percent of subjects in the genetic study wanted information about their test results, which detailed the risks for lung, prostate and colorectal cancers, type 2 diabetes and heart attack. MORE »