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Get a Flu Shot During Checkup, Doctor Says - 2014-09-21
"Vaccination in October may give you the best chance of avoiding influenza this season." More

Cyberbullying Seems to Ramp Up in Middle School - 2014-09-20
"Effective prevention strategies must not be 'one-size-fits-all,' researcher says." More

Obama Calls for National Plan to Fight Antibiotic Resistance - 2014-09-19
"President Barack Obama escalated the fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria on Thursday, ordering key federal agencies to pursue a national strategy to deal with the threat." More

CDC: Add PCV13 As Routine Vaccination in Older Adults - 2014-09-19
"The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released a Category A recommendation for revised routine pneumococcal vaccination in older adults. The recommendation has been published in the Sept. 19 issue of the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report." More

Electronic Health Records Tied to Shorter Time in ER - 2014-09-19
"Length of emergency room stay for trauma patients is shorter with the use of electronic health records, according to a study published in the September issue of the Journal of Emergency Nursing." More

Study Explores Docs' Roles in End-of-Life Hospitalizations - 2014-09-19
"Family physicians have several distinct roles in preventing and guiding hospitalization at the end of life, according to a study published in the September/October issue of the Annals of Family Medicine." More

Recent Increase in Liver Injury From Herbs, Supplements - 2014-09-19
"The proportion of liver injury cases resulting from herbals and dietary supplements has increased significantly in the last decade, according to a study published online Aug. 25 in Hepatology." More

Breast Cancer Subtype Affects Survival With Spinal Metastasis - 2014-09-19
"For patients with breast cancer with spinal metastases, estrogen receptor/hormone receptor-negative status is associated with worse survival, according to a study published in the Sept. 1 issue of Spine." More

Tight Blood Sugar Control Doesn't Prevent Strokes in Diabetics: Study - 2014-09-19
"But keeping blood pressure in check does, researchers say." More

Some U.S. Troops May Face Greater Skin Cancer Risk - 2014-09-19
"Soldiers might not have regular access to sunscreen, research reveals." More

Brain Structure Might Help Predict Risky Behavior - 2014-09-19
"Study finds people with greater volume in one brain region are more likely to take risks involving money." More

FDA Approves Another Weekly Injectable Drug for Type 2 Diabetes - 2014-09-19
"Trulicity helps lower blood sugar levels when used alone or with other medications, agency says." More

Scientists Spot How Bacterial Pneumonia Damages the Heart - 2014-09-19
"A vaccine, and the right antibiotic, may guard against a direct attack on heart cells, researchers say." More

Adults Over 45 Not Meeting U.S. Muscle Strengthening Guidelines, Study Says - 2014-09-19
"Less than one-quarter follow recommendations." More

Oral Health in Women of Childbearing Age Needs Improvement - 2014-09-19
"Large disparity in dental care, U.S. government research shows." More

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