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Colorectal cancer screening for seniors often inappropriate

Colorectal cancer screening was higher in 2010 than in 2008 (58.9% versus 53.7%) and correlated with longer life expectancy and younger age.

Exercise won't make up for poor diet

The most effective intervention for reducing the features of metabolic syndrome is dietary carbohydrate restriction.

Antibiotic shortages may catch providers off guard

Many of the drug shortages were of broad-spectrum antibiotics.

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Colorectal cancer screening for seniors often inappropriate

Colorectal cancer screening for seniors often inappropriate

Colorectal cancer screening was higher in 2010 than in 2008 (58.9% versus 53.7%) and correlated with longer life expectancy and younger age.

Exercise won't make up for poor diet

Exercise won't make up for poor diet

The most effective intervention for reducing the features of metabolic syndrome is dietary carbohydrate restriction.

Antibiotic shortages may catch providers off guard

Antibiotic shortages may catch providers off guard

Many of the drug shortages were of broad-spectrum antibiotics.

VNN1 gene may be potential biomarker for childhood asthma

VNN1 gene may be potential biomarker for childhood asthma

The activity of a gene called vanin-1 (VNN1) affected whether they were good or poor responders to corticosteroid treatment.

Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy as effective as antidepressants

Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy as effective as antidepressants

Results of the study indicate that mindfulness-based cognitive therapy is as effective as antidepressants for preventing recurring depression .

Medical org urges FDA to ban e-cigarette flavorings, ads

Medical org urges FDA to ban e-cigarette flavorings, ads

Calling for a ban on television advertisements for e-cigarettes follows the American College's continuing policy supporting bans on all tobacco advertising.

More evidence debunks measles vaccine, autism link

More evidence debunks measles vaccine, autism link

Finding held true even for children at risk for the developmental disorder

FDA recalls Queso Fresco cheese for Staphylococcus aureus contamination

FDA recalls Queso Fresco cheese for Staphylococcus aureus contamination

To date, no illnesses are known by the Department of Agriculture and Markets to be associated with this product.

Exercise with calorie reduction benefits glucoregulation

Exercise with calorie reduction benefits glucoregulation

Weight losses were similar in all groups, but insulin sensitivity index values increased two-fold more in the calorie reduction and exercise group.

New adult congenital heart disease guidelines released

New adult congenital heart disease guidelines released

Adult patients diagnosed with congenital heart failure need to seek routine follow-up care.

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