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AUGS/IUGA: Bariatric Surgery Improves Urinary Incontinence - 2014-07-28
"For obese women with prevalent urinary incontinence (UI), the frequency of UI episodes is reduced during three years of follow-up after bariatric surgery, according to a study presented at the American Urogynecologic Society and the International Urogynecological Association 2014 Scientific Meeting, held from July 22 to 26 in Washington, D.C." More

HPV Testing Every Three Years As Safe As Other Strategies - 2014-07-28
"Primary human papillomavirus (HPV) testing every three years seems to be a better screening alternative to Papanicolaou (Pap) testing every three years or concurrent HPV and Pap testing every five years, according to a study published online July 18 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute." More

Young Cancer Patients at High Risk for Heavy Menstrual Bleeding - 2014-07-28
"Adolescent girls undergoing treatment for cancer are at high risk for heavy menstrual bleeding, and gynecologic care is advised for careful management of this problem, according to a Committee Opinion published in the August issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology." More

New Treatment Options Promising for Hepatitis C Virus - 2014-07-28
"For patients with hepatitis C virus genotype 1, promising new treatment options may be available, according to two studies published online July 28 in The Lancet." More

Type of Lymphoma Treatment Impacts Degree of Harm to Sperm - 2014-07-28
"Lymphoma treatment has damaging effects on spermatogenesis but, in most patients, sperm production recovers within two years post-treatment, according to a study published online July 17 in Fertility and Sterility." More

Chronic Medical Conditions Can Shorten Seniors' Lives: Study - 2014-07-28
"Preventing older people from developing additional illnesses may boost life expectancy, researcher says." More

Healthy 'Brown Fat' May Cut Odds for Obesity, Diabetes - 2014-07-28
"Study confirmed it helps regulate blood sugar levels, increases insulin sensitivity in people with more of it." More

Doctors Urge Meningitis Shots for Vulnerable Infants, Children - 2014-07-28
"And teens, college students should make sure their vaccines are up to date, says Academy of Pediatrics." More

Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain - 2014-07-28
"Study found overweight kids who had surgery were more likely to become obese within seven months." More

Preemies May Have Higher Risk of Blood Clots, Even as Adults - 2014-07-28
"Odds are small, but family, doctors should keep possibility in mind, researchers say." More

Healthy Habits May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Avoid Chronic Ills - 2014-07-28
"Lifestyle choices influence long-term outcomes, researcher says." More

Health Tip: Risk Factors for a Herniated Disk - 2014-07-28
"Including improper lifting" More

Health Tip: Recognize Signs of Bullying - 2014-07-28
"Such as a sudden desire to avoid school " More

Biologic Treatments for RA Carry Similar Infection Risk - 2014-07-25
"The risk of hospitalized bacterial infections in older rheumatoid arthritis patients is similar for rituximab or abatacept compared to etanercept, although it is higher for infliximab, according to a study published in the July issue of Arthritis Care & Research." More

Distractions Seem More Troublesome With Age - 2014-07-25
"Seniors scored worse on tests than young adults, study says." More

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