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Yoga may ease inflammatory bowel disease

Trends observed toward improvement in health-related quality of life and self-efficacy in children.

Counseling, meds best for quitting smoking

Combination treatment better than either strategy alone.

More providers using mobile health apps to improve patient care

One-third of clinicians recommend apps to patients, but half of these providers are unsure of which apps to recommend specifically.

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Yoga may ease inflammatory bowel disease

Yoga may ease inflammatory bowel disease

Trends observed toward improvement in health-related quality of life and self-efficacy in children.

Counseling, meds best for quitting smoking

Counseling, meds best for quitting smoking

Combination treatment better than either strategy alone.

More providers using mobile health apps to improve patient care

More providers using mobile health apps to improve patient care

One-third of clinicians recommend apps to patients, but half of these providers are unsure of which apps to recommend specifically.

Most kids get required vaccines

Most kids get required vaccines

Despite high rates of vaccination compliance in the 2013 to 2014 school year, a persistent gap exists among parents who refuse to vaccinate their children.

In infertile women, spotting linked to endometriosis

In infertile women, spotting linked to endometriosis

Subfertile women with premenstrual spotting for two or more days had a higher prevalence of endometriosis compared with women without this symptom.

Learning from mistakes in Texas Ebola cases

Learning from mistakes in Texas Ebola cases

After two nurses contracted Ebola from a patient, U.S. hospitals try to learn from prior mistakes.

Polyunsaturated fat intake associated with better cholesterol readings

Polyunsaturated fat intake associated with better cholesterol readings

Overall cholesterol/HDL cholesterol ratio differed as much as 18% in participants who ate a diet with unsaturated fats versus saturated fats.

Psoriasis severity tied to increased risk for uncontrolled hypertension

Psoriasis severity tied to increased risk for uncontrolled hypertension

An estimated 60% of study participants with psoriasis had uncontrolled hypertension.

Is 21 days enough quarantine time for Ebola exposure?

Is 21 days enough quarantine time for Ebola exposure?

Experts call for more thorough research into the effectiveness of the 21-day surveillance period.

Meds main cause of U.S. allergy-related deaths

Meds main cause of U.S. allergy-related deaths

Fatal anaphylaxis caused by medications, food, and unspecified allergens was significantly associated with race and older age.

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