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MRI Can Be Painful, Disruptive With Cochlear Implants - 2014-11-21
"Some people with cochlear implants experience pain, discomfort, and problems with the implant's internal magnet when they undergo magnetic resonance imaging, according to a study published online Nov. 20 in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery." More

U.S. Proposes Greater Public Access to Clinical Trial Data - 2014-11-21
"Two U.S. government agencies have proposed new rules that will make it easier for everyone to know whether a clinical trial was successful or not." More

Rare Variant Burden in ALS Genes Influences Disease Onset - 2014-11-21
"Rare and potentially pathogenic variants in known amyotrophic lateral sclerosis genes are present in a considerable proportion of patients with familial and sporadic disease, and the burden of variants influences disease onset, according to a study published online Nov. 7 in the Annals of Neurology." More

Prosocial Internet Support Group Not Beneficial for Breast Cancer - 2014-11-21
"A prosocial Internet support group that encourages breast cancer survivors with elevated anxiety or depression to help others may not be beneficial, according to a study published online Nov. 17 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology." More

Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment So Successful in Kids That Trial Is Halted - 2014-11-21
"Hydroxyurea pills worked as well as transfusions in reducing stroke risk, researchers report." More

Restroom Hand Dryers Spread More Germs Than Paper Towels, Study Finds - 2014-11-21
"Bacteria counts in the air around the machines far exceeded those around paper dispensers." More

Special Ambulance Delivers Vital Stroke Care More Quickly - 2014-11-21
"Patients were six times more likely to get clot-busting drug within 'golden' hour of first symptoms in German study." More

Being the Boss Tied to Depression Risk for Women, But Not Men - 2014-11-21
"Women in powerful positions may be judged harshly, researcher says." More

Health Tip: Check Stress at the Office - 2014-11-21
"Keep smiling at the job " More

Hookahs Deliver Toxic Benzene in Every Puff, Study Shows - 2014-11-21
"Even nonsmoking bystanders had raised blood levels of the chemical, which is tied to leukemia risk." More

Senior-to-Senior Aggression Common in U.S. Nursing Homes - 2014-11-21
"Up to one in five residents involved in unpleasant, sometimes inappropriate confrontations, N.Y. study suggests." More

Flu Season Off to a Slow Start ... for Now - 2014-11-21
"Get vaccinated, health experts say, because it takes about two weeks for protection to kick in." More

FDA Approves Abuse-Resistant Extended-Release Hydrocodone - 2014-11-20
"The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Hysingla ER (hydrocodone bitartrate), an abuse-resistant, extended-release form of hydrocodone." More

Cost of Diabetes Care Keeps Climbing - 2014-11-20
"The cost of diabetes care in the United States has increased 48 percent in recent years, climbing to more than $322 billion annually, according to research published in the December issue of Diabetes Care." More

Genetic Diversity May Improve Tx Response in Melanoma - 2014-11-20
"Evidence suggests a genetic basis for clinical response to cytotoxic T-lymphocyte antigen 4 blockade in melanoma, according to research published online Nov. 19 in the New England Journal of Medicine." More

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