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New Evidence Can Help Informed Choice in Incontinence Surgery - 2015-07-06
"An intervention review indicates that mid-urethral sling operations are a highly effective treatment for stress urinary incontinence in women; however, complication rates and long-term need for repeat surgery are factors for patients to consider when choosing a procedure, according to the authors. The review was published online July 1 in The Cochrane Library." More

Split-Dose Better Than Day-Before Colonoscopy Prep - 2015-07-06
"Split-dose regimens increase the quality of colon cleansing compared to day-before colonoscopy preparation, according to a review and meta-analysis published in the July issue of Gastroenterology." More

Adapted Diabetes Prevention Program Deemed Effective - 2015-07-06
"An adapted Diabetes Prevention Program lifestyle intervention significantly improves cardiovascular disease-related risk factors among participants, according to a study published in the June issue of the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society." More

Regular Mammograms Might Lead to 'Overdiagnosis' of Breast Cancer - 2015-07-06
"Study found counties with higher screening, detection rates had no significant difference in deaths." More

Best Friends May Help Poor Kids Succeed - 2015-07-06
"Study found having just one confidant helped teens find ways to cope with problems." More

Hormones May Spur Rash Choices on Stock Exchange - 2015-07-06
"Study found high levels of testosterone, cortisol linked to traders making riskier financial decisions." More

Keeping Fit May Halve Seniors' Heart Failure Risk - 2015-07-06
"Study suggests health choices still make a difference in old age." More

Less Chemo for Obese Ovarian Cancer Patients Linked to Worse Survival Rates - 2015-07-06
"Study found getting what amounted to lower doses per pound of body weight meant poorer outcomes." More

Health Tip: Risk Factors for Back Pain - 2015-07-06
"The older you are, the more likely you'll have a sore back" More

Watch Out for Disease-Carrying Insects This Summer - 2015-07-05
"Expert recommends being aware of surroundings, checking for ticks after being outdoors." More

Plane Passengers' Near-Death Experience Gives Clues to Trauma's Effect on Brain - 2015-07-03
"Interviews, brain scans of people who thought they might die in crash show impact lasts for years." More

Childhood Trauma Tied to Migraine Risk as Adult - 2015-07-03
"Study found witnessing parental domestic violence produced most powerful association." More

Health Tip: Should I Bandage a Wound? - 2015-07-03
"Severity, size and location will help determine answer" More

Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe Outdoors - 2015-07-03
"Always make sure they're supervised" More

Worse Survival With Chemo Dose Reduction in Ovarian Cancer - 2015-07-02
"Chemotherapy dose reduction is associated with worse survival in ovarian cancer, according to a study published online July 2 in JAMA Oncology." More

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