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Rotating Night Shift Work Tied to Increased Odds of T2DM
 

Researchers recently found that all current night shift workers were at higher multivariable-adjusted odds for type 2 diabetes (T2D) compared with day workers. Working more night shifts per month correl...
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Follow-Up Lacking for Teen, Young Adult Cancer Survivors
 

Many adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer survivors are not receiving adequate follow-up care, according to a study presented at ASCO's annual Cancer Survivorship Symposium. Researchers found that 2,...
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Influenza A(H3N2) Viruses Predominate 2017-2018 Season
 

Most influenza viruses identified in the 2017 to 2018 season are influenza A, with A(H3N2) viruses predominating, according to CDC research. Researchers found that the overall adjusted vaccine effective...
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Short Stature in Childhood Tied to Higher Stroke Risk in Adulthood
 

(HealthDay News) Short stature at 7 to 13 years is significantly associated with increased risks in adulthood of ischemic stroke in both sexes and intracerebral hemorrhage in men, according to new resea...
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 CARDIOLOGY

Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Vaccine Promising for Cancer
 

(HealthDay News) Researchers recently found that iPSC vaccines prevented tumor growth in syngeneic murine breast cancer, mesothelioma, and melanoma models in a prophylactic setting. “Our data sugg...
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Stress Reduction May Help Reduce Epileptic Seizures
 

Both focused attention and progressive muscle relaxation (PMR) result in reductions in seizure frequency in patients with epilepsy, according to a recent study. The researchers found that seizure freque...
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Patients Often Mispredict Well-Being After Mastectomy
 

Women undergoing mastectomy underestimate future well-being after mastectomy alone and overestimate well-being after reconstruction, according to a recent study. Researchers found that there was underes...
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Metformin After Induction Tx May Preserve Beta-Cell Function
 

(HealthDay News) After induction short-term intensive insulin therapy (IIT), metformin is superior to intermittent IIT for maintaining beta-cell function and glycemic control over two years, according t...
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 ENDOCRINOLOGY