December 01, 2011 Archives - Clinical Advisor

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Higher mortality observed among women taking dietary supplement

Although the consumption of dietary supplements has increased considerably over the past decade, most of these products do not reduce total mortality in older women, and many appear to be associated with increased mortality risk, data from the Iowa Women’s Health Study indicate.

Doubts on HPV shots in men

Increasing HPV vaccine uptake among preadolescent girls is more effective in reducing HPV infection than including boys in existing vaccination programs would be, researchers from the Netherlands say.

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