Doctoral student discovers increased risk of liver cancer among US residents of Mexican descent

The risk of developing hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) appears to increase with subsequent generations for Americans of Mexican descent, according to the results of a study of US-born Hispanics/Latinos living in Los Angeles, California.1 Nicholas Acuna, MPH, PhD candidate in epidemiology in the Department of Population Sciences and Public Health at the University of Southern California […]

Mexican students intoxicated by TikTok viral challenge

AFP and AP, MEXICO CITY and LONDON Mexican authorities are warning of the dangers of a TikTok viral challenge that left students intoxicated after taking a prescription drug. With the slogan “The last one to sleep wins”, the challenge consists of trying to stay awake after taking clonazepam, a drug used to treat seizures, panic […]

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