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Smoking Ups Long-Term Risks From Radiotherapy in Breast CA - 2017-03-27
"For patients with breast cancer, the absolute risks associated with modern radiotherapy are higher for smokers than nonsmokers, according to research published online March 20 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology." More

Suicide Risk Not Up With New Rx of 5α-Reductase Inhibitor for BPH - 2017-03-27
"For older men, initiation of a new prescription of a 5α-reductase inhibitor for the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia is not associated with increased risk of suicide, according to a study published online March 20 in JAMA Internal Medicine." More

Advanced Age Need Not Deter Surgery for Cutaneous Tumors - 2017-03-27
"Surgery for cutaneous tumors under local anesthesia is as well tolerated in elderly patients 90 years and older as it is in patients aged 75 to 80 years old, according to a study published online March 21 in the International Journal of Dermatology." More

Just 17 U.S. States Require Defibrillators in Some Schools - 2017-03-27
"Easy-to-use portable devices can prevent deaths from sudden cardiac arrest, researchers say." More

Curbing Sleep Apnea Might Mean Fewer Night Trips to Bathroom - 2017-03-27
"Research finds many men's urinary habits benefit when CPAP mask therapy is used." More

Study Suggests Heartburn Meds-Superbug Infections Link - 2017-03-27
"Recurring bouts of C. difficile were more common in those who took drugs that lower stomach acid." More

Fewer Successful Malpractice Claims in U.S., But Higher Payouts - 2017-03-27
"Tort reform laws may help explain findings, researchers say." More

Health Tip: Think You Fractured Your Foot? - 2017-03-27
"Here are first-aid suggestions" More

Allergic to Peanuts? Tree Nuts Might Still Be Safe - 2017-03-27
"Careful testing can determine whether you need to avoid cashews, walnuts or others, study finds." More

Breast-Feeding May Not Lead to Smarter Preschoolers - 2017-03-27
"But study suggests that children who were nursed may be less hyperactive at age 3." More

How Doctors Decide to Treat a Ruptured Achilles - 2017-03-25
"Your health and activity level influence recommendation for or against surgery." More

Is MRI the 'Mammography' of Prostate Cancer Screening? - 2017-03-27
"Scanning might reduce unneeded biopsies and overtreatment, study suggests." More

Treatment Seeking Low Among Teens With Eating Disorders - 2017-03-24
"Adolescents with eating disorders infrequently seek treatment, according to a study published online March 21 in the International Journal of Eating Disorders." More

Leg Pain When Walking: Talk to Your Doctor - 2017-03-24
"Physician says there are ways to ward off peripheral artery disease." More

Teens With Autism More Likely to Land in ER, Study Finds - 2017-03-24
"Puberty and transition to adulthood may be especially challenging times, researcher says." More

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