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Exposure to Pollution May Up Risk for Psychiatric Disorders
USPSTF Recommends Genetic Counseling for High BRCA Risk
MRI Shows Vaping Has Transient Impact on Vascular Function
AI Program May Aid in Pathologic Evaluation of Breast Biopsies
Recommendations Developed for Management of Lyme Disease
Advertising Can Promote Interest in Health-Related Research
Renal Anomaly on Fetal Scan May Up Risk for Admission for Child
TSH Elevated in 6 Percent of Psychiatrically Hospitalized Youth
Gluten Intake, Celiac Disease Linked in Genetically Predisposed
Internet Self-Referrals Aid in Diagnosis of Rare Inherited Kidney Disease
Doctors Say New Drugs 'Cured' Two Ebola Patients
CVD Mortality Declines Are Slowing in High-Income Countries
Methylphenidate Tx Tied to Brain Changes in Boys With ADHD
One-Third of Physicians Will Take 10+ Years to Pay Off Debt
Adherence to Surgical Guidelines Low for Salpingo-Oophorectomy
EPA Will Not Approve Warning Labels for Glyphosate
New Ebola Drugs Highly Effective, Might Shorten Outbreak in Africa
Method to Calculate Central Line Infections Flawed
Giant Cell Arteritis Occurs at Similar Rate in Blacks, Whites
Medicare to Cover CAR-T Therapy for Leukemia, Lymphoma
Younger CRC Patients More Likely to Present With Abdominal Pain
Hematological Malignancy Risk Up for First-Degree Relatives
Some Cancer Trends Differ for Oldest Old in the United States
USPSTF Reaffirms Recs Against Screening for Pancreatic Cancer
Children With ADHD Have Differences in Part of Brain Controlling Movement
DNA Methylation Classifier Predicts Progression in CIN2
Neuropathology Tied to Dementia ID'd in Football Players Who Had CTE
Plasma Assay Promising for Diagnosis of Early Alzheimer Disease
Streamlined Test Approach Cleared for Diagnosis of Lyme Disease
First Ebola Transmission in Congo City of Goma Reported
Dietary Vitamin A Intake Tied to Reduced Risk for Squamous Cell Carcinoma
One Dose of HPV Vaccine May Be Sufficient in Certain Situations
Trial Tests CRISPR Gene-Editing to Treat Sickle Cell Disease
Burnout Symptoms May Up Racial Bias Among Resident Physicians
National Norms Developed for Assessing Medical School Empathy
Previous Silent MI Often Found at Autopsy in Sudden Cardiac Death
AI Model Can Predict Long-Term Mortality From Chest Radiographs
First U.S. Trial Using CRISPR Within the Body Set to Begin
Adiposity in Early Old Age Tied to MRI Signs of Brain Aging Later
Cuts in Fine Particulate Matter Pollution Have Spared U.S. Lives
CDC: Mortality Rates Continue to Decrease for Hispanic Adults
USPSTF Reaffirms Benefit of Hep B Screening in Pregnant Women
MGUS Can Progress to Multiple Myeloma Within Five Years
Smoking Has Long-Term Impact on Peripheral Artery Disease Risk
Rates of Anal Cancer Precursors High in Women Living With HIV
EPA Will Not Ban Pesticide Linked to Brain Harm in Children
Current Antibiotic Stewardship Program Practices Characterized
Air Pollution Found to Accelerate Aging of the Lungs
Novel PET Staging System May Help Monitor Alzheimer Disease
Novel Test Accurately Identifies Precancerous Pancreatic Cysts
About One in 20 Patients Exposed to Preventable Harm
Physical Activity Linked to Slower Aβ-Related Cognitive Decline
Man's Award in Roundup Cancer Case Slashed by Judge
WHO Declares Congo Ebola Outbreak Global Health Emergency
Prevalence of Malignancy High in Takotsubo Syndrome Patients
HIV-Infected Cells Persist in CSF in Individuals on Long-Term ART
Congo Officials: First Ebola Case Confirmed in City of Goma
Etanercept Tx for Autoimmune Disease May Up Risk for IBD
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
Capping Work Hours in Residency Does Not Impact Outcomes Later
Health Care Professionals Exhibit Gender Bias
Lab Tests Show Experimental Ebola Treatments Effective
Guidance Updated for Managing Infants at Risk for Group B Strep
Two Algorithms Can ID Patients at Risk for HIV, PrEP Candidates
EHR System-Generated In-Basket Messages Linked to Burnout
CDC Updates Data on Cases Meeting Criterion for Acute Flaccid Myelitis
Adults With Cerebral Palsy at Higher Risk for Osteoporosis
IL-6 Level May Predict Symptom Duration in Concussed Athletes
Urine Biomarker Helps Classify Risk Level in Prostate Cancer
Neurofilament Light Chain Levels Predict Stroke Risk in Diabetes
Flesh-Eating Bacteria Claims Life of Florida Woman
Considerable Number of Patients Receive Surprise Hospital Charges
Disparities Identified in Access to Infertility Care for U.S. Women
Calculated Tumor Area Has Prognostic Value for Melanoma
Model Can Predict Lung Cancer in Patient With Visible Nodule on CT
Romosozumab Increases Bone Formation, Cuts Bone Resorption
USPSTF Lung Cancer Screening Too Conservative for Blacks
High BMI, Weight Gain Linked to Lasting Decrease in ALS Risk
MSSP ACOs May Not Improve Spending, Quality of Care
Physicians Unaware of Breast Density Laws, Cancer Risk
Combination Biopsy Strategy May Identify More Prostate Cancers
Nonchromosomal Birth Defects May Up Childhood Cancer Risk
Seniors Who Develop Cancer Have Better Memory, Slower Decline
Poor Oral Health Not Linked to Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk
New England Journal of Medicine Picks New Editor-in-Chief
Health Care Workers With ARIs Often Work While Symptomatic
Rheumatoid Arthritis Remission Cuts Risk for CV Complications
Coronary Artery Calcium Levels in Middle Age Tied to LV Function
WHO: Congo Ebola Outbreak Still Not Global Emergency
Nilvadipine Increases Cerebral Blood Flow in the Hippocampus
Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Varies by Birthplace for Black Women
Maine Legalizes Assisted Suicide
FDA Warns of Infections From Fecal Transplants After One Death
CDC Opens Emergency Operations Center for Congo Ebola Outbreak
HPV16 Antibodies Can Develop Long Before Throat Cancer Diagnosis
FIGO 2018 Staging Ups Discrimination of Stage 1B Cervical Cancer
Next-Gen Sequencing of CSF Improves Diagnosis of CNS Infections
CDC: Wildlife Rabies, Especially in Bats, Poses Risk in U.S.
Microbes Tied to Pedicle Screw Loosening, Spinal Implant Failure
Virtual Reality IDs Navigation Issues in Early Alzheimer Disease
Nitrate Pollution of Tap Water May Cause Thousands of Cancer Cases
USPSTF Issues Recommendations on HIV Screening, Prevention
Diagnostic Yield of Lynch Syndrome Screening Drops With Age
Polygenic Risk Score Reliably Predicts Coronary Artery Disease
Mouth Rinse for HPV DNA May Be Biomarker in Head, Neck Cancer
Half an Hour of Sun Exposure Daily May Lower Risk for Pediatric IBD
Location of Body Fat Linked to Advanced, Fatal Prostate Cancer
Cell-Free DNA Testing IDs Trisomy 21 in Twin Pregnancies
Exposure to Air Pollution May Affect Pulmonary Circulation
Rapid Cycling Work Roster Improves Resident Sleep Practices
Overdose-Death Donor Hearts Suitable for Transplant
Midlife Type 2 Diabetes May Up Later Risk for Cerebral Infarction
Survey Indicates Physician Misconduct Is Underreported
Fragmentation Profiles of Cell-Free DNA Can Detect Cancer
Lowering Cholesterol Levels May Worsen Nerve Damage in T2DM
Staphylococcus aureus Linked to Food Sensitization in Eczema
Allo-HCT With Unrelated Donor Tied to Better Outcomes in AML
ACP Issues Position on Response to Physician Impairment
2007 to 2017 Saw Decline in Number of U.S. Pathologists
Nonfasting Lipid Levels Adequate for Assessing Cardiovascular Risk
Higher LDL-C Levels Linked to Early-Onset Alzheimer Disease
Excess Cause-Specific Mortality Tied to Chronic Proton Pump Inhibitor Use
Experts Develop Standardized Tool for Describing Cell Therapies
Many Immunosuppressed Persons Join in Hurricane Cleanup
FDA Approves First Test for Zika in Human Blood
High Costs Associated With Physician Burnout in U.S.
Remote Ischemic Preconditioning May Have Neuroprotective Effects
Extragenital Tests to Detect Chlamydia, Gonorrhea Cleared for Marketing
AI Model Can Improve Accuracy of Lung Cancer Screening
T2DM Is Risk Factor for Liver Fibrosis Progression in NAFLD
Specialized Programs in Clinical Cardiovascular Genetics Needed
Decrease in PM2.5-Related U.S. Mortality From 2010 to 2017
Most At-Risk Opt Out of Genetic Testing for Huntington Disease
Blood Donor Screening Data IDs Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Early cART Leads to Enhanced T Cell Function in HIV Infection
Medication Nonadherence Common in Patients With T2DM
Favorable Trends Seen in Lipids, Apolipoprotein B in U.S. Youth
Four Clinical Phenotypes Identified for Sepsis
Non-Rx Fentanyl Up in Urine Tests Positive for Other Drugs
Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
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