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Diet, Tobacco Counseling Feasible During Optometry Visits - 2017-02-22
"Many adults expect their optometrist to ask about smoking and diet habits, and most feel comfortable discussing these issues with their optometrist, according to a study published online Feb. 17 in Ophthalmic & Physiological Optics." More

Weight Loss of 10% Beneficial in Overweight, Not Obese, With DM - 2017-02-22
"For overweight, but not obese, individuals with type 2 diabetes, sustained weight loss of 10 percent body weight is associated with clinically meaningful cardiometabolic changes, according to research published online Feb. 19 in Diabetes Care." More

Cancer Survivors Likely to Change Rx Drug Use for Financial Reasons - 2017-02-22
"Nonelderly cancer survivors are more likely to report changes in prescription drug use for financial reasons than individuals without a cancer history, according to a study published online Feb. 20 in Cancer." More

Nursing Homes Rarely Use Isolation for Drug-Resistant Bugs - 2017-02-22
"Isolation precautions are infrequently used for nursing home residents with multidrug-resistant organism infection, according to a study published online Feb. 17 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society." More

Oral Ciprofloxacin Effective for Treatment of Human Plague - 2017-02-22
"Oral ciprofloxacin is effective for the treatment of human plague, caused by Yersinia pestis, according to research published in the March issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Emerging Infectious Diseases." More

Zika Infection Shrinks Testicles in Mice - 2017-02-22
"Study authors unsure if virus can harm human fertility." More

'Off-Label' Antidepressants Common, But Where's the Evidence? - 2017-02-22
"One-third are prescribed for conditions like pain or migraine with little scientific backup, study says." More

Health Tip: Get Your Mouth Healthy Before Cancer Treatment - 2017-02-22
"Here's what you can do" More

ACL Tears on the Rise Among Kids, Especially Girls - 2017-02-22
"Sports that involve cutting or pivoting are the riskiest, doctors say." More

CMS Rule Set to Stabilize Small Health Insurance Markets - 2017-02-21
"The U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has proposed a rule in relation to new reforms intended to stabilize individual and small group health insurance markets for 2018." More

HIV-1 Variants Are Specific for Transmission Route - 2017-02-21
"Specific HIV-1 variants are selected depending on the transmission route, according to a study published online Jan. 26 in Retrovirology." More

Scientists Shed Light on Possible Cause of Nearsightedness - 2017-02-21
"Mouse study found when one type of cell in retina malfunctions, focusing problems follow." More

Learning Issues Common in Kids With Heart Defects: Study - 2017-02-21
"Many fall behind before fourth grade, tests show." More

Heart Disease Linked to Anxiety, Negative Feelings - 2017-02-21
"And that's especially true for women, study suggests." More

Loneliness Often Plagues Black Women at Risk for Heart Disease - 2017-02-21
"Social isolation boosts their chances for cardiovascular trouble, researchers say." More

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