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Despite Risk to Patients, Health Providers Often Work While Sick - 2015-07-06
"Many health care professionals work when they are sick, putting their patients at risk for serious illness or even death, according to a study published online July 6 in JAMA Pediatrics." More

Mortality Rates Declining for Many Cancers - 2015-07-06
"For many cancers, mortality rates are declining and are expected to meet Healthy People 2020 targets, according to a study published online July 2 in the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Preventing Chronic Disease." More

Virus-Carrying Mosquitoes Spreading to New Regions - 2015-07-06
"Scientists track carriers of dengue and chikungunya infection." More

Epilepsy Linked to Risks During Childbirth, Study Finds - 2015-07-06
"But complications or maternal death during delivery are still rare, experts say." More

More Parents See Benefits of Vaccines, Poll Finds - 2015-07-07
"Reports on outbreaks of measles, whooping cough in past year may have shifted opinions, pediatrician says." More

Some People Do Age Faster Than Others - 2015-07-06
"At 38, the biology of some adults was 20 years older, study finds." More

Calcium Scan Can Predict Premature Death Risk, Study Says - 2015-07-06
"Noninvasive look at arteries may benefit people without obvious heart symptoms." More

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

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