Personal 'Omic' Profiles Make Health Data Actionable
The clinical application of genomic data might lead to disease prevention, according to an advocate of medical monitoring. Medscape Medical News
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Online CBT for Insomnia Also Cuts Paranoia, Hallucinations
Online CBT for insomnia effectively treats the sleep disorder and also dramatically reduces the subsequent occurrence of psychotic symptoms, including paranoia and...
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So Much Care It Hurts
A growing number of patients and doctors are concerned about overtreatment, which is rampant across the health care system. Kaiser Health News
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PrEP Drug 'Could Prevent 1 in 4 HIV Infections'
A drug that can reduce the risk of HIV infection among men who have sex with men would save the NHS money in the long-term, a study has found. WebMD Health News
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Primary Care Screening for Fatty Liver Disease Debated
The use of transient elastography to screen for liver fibrosis in the primary care setting can be effective, preliminary data suggest, but not everyone is convinced. Medscape...
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Megyn Kelly blasts O'Reilly, Fox in extraordinary statement about harassment
Former Fox News star television host Megyn Kelly waded back into territory she vowed to leave behind on Tuesday, saying on her new NBC morning program that she complained about...
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HIV prevention drug could save NHS £1 billion over 80 years
"A drug to dramatically cut the risk of HIV infection during sex would save the UK around £1bn over the next 80 years," reports BBC News. A modelling study looking at the...
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Worrying rise in reports of self-harm among teenage girls in UK
"Steep rise in self-harm among teenage girls,” BBC News reports. This follows a UK study that used reliable national databases to look at trends in reports of self-harm among...
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Human Trafficking: What Parents Need to Know
As a parent, you do everything you can to protect your children. From making them eat their veggies to monitoring their online activity, you want to help them to grow up...
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Mycophenolate Add-On Improves Graves' Orbitopathy
Improvements seen in overall responses, various clinical measures compared with methylprednisolone alone. Medscape Medical News
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Even "healthy people," if they eat sugar, are at risk for heart disease, new...
New research reveals that even healthy people who consume a high-sugar diet are prone to heart disease. To reach this conclusion, researchers from the University of Surrey in...
Poor heart health is driving the racial health gap
The average white American lives to 79 years old, compared to 75.5 years for the average black American. Scientists at Northwestern say a lack of care and prevention in blacks...
Should You Work Out on Halloween? This Is What Jillian Michaels Says
A little Halloween mondaymotivation for ya! Get crackin' team. riseandgrind A photo posted by Jillian Michaels on Oct 31, 2016 at 8:46am PDT Just in case you were thinking...
This 8-Move, Total-Body Workout From Kayla Itsines Looks Intense!
✅ 12 Curl and press ✅ 12 Push up ✅ 30 Mountain climber ✅ 30 X mountain climber ✅ 10 Straight leg sit up + twist ✅ 12 Tricep dips ✅ 12 Lay down push up ✅ 50 Ab bikes Set a timer...
The 180 breast cancer genes
The Cambridge University study has shed more light on the BRCA1 gene, which Hollywood star Angelina Jolie famously inherited, before she had a mastectomy to reduce her risk.
Higher Levels Of Thyroxine Linked To Irregular Heartbeat
The risk of irregular heartbeat is greater among individuals who produce too much thyroid hormone than among those with normal hormonal levels.
Opioid Use Numbers Go Down in Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery
Multimode drug therapy approach has almost completing replaced the opioid alone prescription to combat pain postop.
Stress And Pain in Cancer Patients Increase Risk of Longer Hospital Stay
Patients' physical symptoms are associated with longer hospital lengths of stay and increased risk of unplanned readmission within 90 days.
Postpartum Depression is Less in Women Delivering Babies in Winter
The postpartum depression risk might be greater in women who had delivered in the winter season when compared to summer or fall
Diabetes Increases Risk of Cognitive Dysfunction After Surgery
Older diabetes patients are at higher risk of developing postoperative cognitive dysfunction than those who do not have diabetes.