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 2021-11-04 13:00 

Medscape

Sip and Savor These Three Autumn-Inspired Cocktails...

Falling leaves and cool breezes call for cinnamon, apple cider, and a little something extra to warm you up. Medscape Business of Medicine...

 2021-11-04 13:00 

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A New Book Asks, Are We Prepared for the Next Contagion?...

Psychiatrist Lloyd Seder reviews the latest from author Dr Sandro Galea, who doesn't hide from the tough questions our healthcare systems faces in the years ahead. Medscape Psychiatry...

 2021-11-03 23:52 

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How Applicable is ISCHEMIA Trial to US Clinical Practice?...

A new study suggests that less than a third of US patients with stable ischemic heart disease who currently undergo intervention would meet the trial's inclusion criteria, but the ISCHEMIA authors disagree. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-03 22:19 

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Two Ohio Lawmakers Introduce Texas-Style Abortion Restriction...

Reps. Jena Powell and Thomas Hall unveiled their bill in the heavily Republican Ohio House a day after the US Supreme Court heard arguments on the Texas law on which it is modeled. Associated Press...

 2021-11-03 21:54 

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Ivermectin-COVID-19 Study Retracted; Authors Blame File Mixup...

The authors of a study purportedly showing that ivermectin could treat patients with SARS-CoV-2 have retracted their paper after acknowledging that their data were garbled. Retraction Watch...

 2021-11-03 20:56 

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The Genetic Junk That Makes Us Human...

Although much of our DNA has no obvious function, scientists are discovering that some of these "junk" segments may be key to our humanity. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-03 20:34 

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New Single-Button Blood Glucose Monitor Available in US...

The POGO Automatic system eliminates the need to carry lancets and test strips. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-03 20:33 

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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual Youth Miss Out on Healthcare...

Adolescents identifying as LGB are less likely to seek care for STDs, contraception, and substance abuse, research indicates. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-03 20:33 

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No, COVID Vaccines Don't Make You Glow...

The enzyme luciferase, borrowed from animals like fireflies, also is not named after the devil. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-03 20:18 

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Healthcare Unaffordability Common for Pregnant/Postpartum Women...

The medical costs of having a child in the US represent a significant financial liability for many families, even for those with insurance, a study shows. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-03 20:14 

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Hospitals Lose More Nurses After Federal Contract Expires...

Those nurses were crucial for caring for patients during the virus surge, but they also helped fill another urgent need -- filling gaps left by nurses who have left the state during the last 2 years. Associated Press...

 2021-11-03 20:00 

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Pharma Rep Admits to Money Laundering, Obstruction of Justice...

New Jersey man set up side business to distribute unnecessary compounded medications; pair charged with selling fraudulent nursing diplomas, certificates; more. Medscape Business of Medicine...

 2021-11-03 19:57 

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Military Vaccine Exemptions Scarce as Deadlines Approach...

About 97% of the nation's 1.3 million active service members have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 87% have been fully vaccinated. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-03 19:22 

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COVID-19 Takes Measurable Toll on Emergency Personnel...

Sleep, blood pressure, and anxiety/depression levels were affected by the stress of frontline pandemic work. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-03 18:52 

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Arizona High Court Upholds Ruling Blocking School Mask Bans...

The Arizona Supreme Court unanimously upheld a lower court judgment that found the Legislature violated the state constitution. Associated Press...

 2021-11-03 18:36 

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CMS Extends Telehealth Pay, Raises Price-Transparency Fine...

The federal agency released four payment rules, unveiling myriad policy decisions. Medicare will proceed with a rebalancing of clinician payment that may trigger cuts for many practitioners. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-03 18:34 

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Unvaccinated? Don't Count on Leaving Your Family Death Benefits...

Some employers now suggest that if the frontline workers didn't follow established safety protocols, such as getting vaccinated, accidental death benefits may be denied. Kaiser Health News...

 2021-11-03 18:32 

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Antimicrobials: When 'Short Courses' Are Enough...

The days of prescribing 14 days of antibiotics for any infection are over. The Curbsiders...

 2021-11-03 18:14 

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Los Angeles County Sheriff Won't Enforce Vaccine Mandate...

'He is putting both his deputies and the public they come face-to-face with every day at unnecessary risk. What we need from the sheriff is leadership,' said Janice Hahn, LA County Board of Supervisors. Associated Press...

 2021-11-03 17:42 

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OpenNotes: Advice From an Oncologist Who Survived Cancer...

Dr Mark Lewis discusses the delivery and timing of test results. Medscape Oncology...

 2021-11-03 15:51 

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How Confident Are You Vaccinating Your Own Children?...

Kids aged 5-11 can now get the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. How likely are you to vaccinate your young child, and will you be first in line or wait a while before getting them their shot. Medscape Reader Polls...

 2021-11-03 14:47 

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Common Diabetes Drug Shrinks Brain Tumors in Mice...

A century-old drug shows promise in animal studies as a treatment for rare brain and spinal cord tumors. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-03 14:36 

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Metformin, Then What? More Findings From the GRADE Study...

Dr Anne Peters discusses updated results from the GRADE study that were presented at the 2021 European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) meeting. Medscape Diabetes & Endocrinology...

 2021-11-03 13:57 

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New Study 'Changes Understanding of Bone Loss After Menopause'...

'Although the average bone loss was 10.1%...there is a significant variation in the bone loss rate. Women with fast bone loss should receive special attention,' researchers report. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-03 13:00 

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Fame: Why Docs Want It and What They Should Do if They Get It...

From appearing on television to amassing "likes" and followers, doctors are turning to the limelight to cement their position as the true authorities on medical matters. Medscape Business of Medicine...

 2021-11-03 13:00 

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Do We Need to Vaccinate Children Against COVID-19?...

Some countries are already starting to vaccinate under-12s and many are likely to follow. Is it safe? Is it useful? And is it really needed to control the pandemic? Medscape Blogs...

 2021-11-03 11:05 

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Meeting the Challenge of Giving COVID Vaccines to Younger Kids...

Pediatric experts share advice on interpreting the evidence, counseling the hesitant, and providing the COVID-19 vaccine to 5- to 11-year-old children. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-02 21:41 

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CDC Panel Backs Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine for Young Kids...

This action by the CDC advisory panel will now pave the way for the vaccination of children 5-11 to begin right away....

 2021-11-02 21:04 

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South Carolina Governor: Pandemic Cash for Free 2-Year Degrees...

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster wants to spend the last $17 million of his COVID education relief money to pay for anyone to go to a technical college for 2 years to train to enter high-demand jobs. Associated Press...

 2021-11-02 19:37 

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Believers in COVID-19 Conspiracies More Likely to Catch Virus...

The study found that those who believe in COVID-19 conspiracies are less likely to be tested for COVID-19 and more likely to get infected and test positive. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-02 19:15 

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Ethics Board Retracts Paper on How Trans Youth Come of Age...

A journal devoted to LGBT issues has retracted a paper on the 'process by which transgender youth come of age' because 'the reported outcomes can no longer be considered valid.' Retraction Watch...

 2021-11-02 19:15 

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Simple Febrile Seizures Safely Managed Without Lumbar Puncture...

Limiting diagnostic procedures did not delay diagnosis of bacterial meningitis, a study suggests. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-02 19:05 

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Let's Change How We Pay for Hospitals...

Many health facilities were already in fiscal straits before COVID-19 — except in Maryland. The state's innovative and sound approach could be the answer to rescuing systems nationwide. Knowable Magazine...

 2021-11-02 18:51 

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White House Gives Federal Contractors Leeway on Vaccine Mandate...

Federal contractors can use their discretion in deciding how to handle employees who refuse to get vaccinated against COVID-19. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-02 18:46 

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Labs With No One to Run Them: Public Health Workers Are Fleeing...

Across California, public health departments are losing experienced staffers to exhaustion, partisan politics, and jobs that pay more for less work. Kaiser Health News...

 2021-11-02 18:34 

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American Airlines Cancels Hundreds of Flights for Fourth Day...

The airline accounted for more than half of all canceled flights for the day in the US. By the afternoon, another 500 of its flights were running late. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-02 18:33 

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PPCM Management: 5 Things You Need to Know...

Dr Mattina highlights key aspects to diagnosing and treating peripartum cardiomyopathy. American College of Cardiology & Medscape...

 2021-11-02 18:31 

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What Do We Really Know About Vaccine Effectiveness?...

Reports of waning effectiveness and mixed messages about booster shots fuel the politicization of vaccination. Kaiser Health News...

 2021-11-02 18:22 

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Clinicians Underprescribe Behavior Therapy for Preschool ADHD...

About 11% of young children with ADHD were prescribed parent training in behavior management, a study shows. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-02 18:00 

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How to Choose the Right Weight-Loss Surgery...

Are your patients asking about weight loss surgery? Here's helpful information to aid your patients in making the best choice. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-02 17:51 

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Kentucky Governor Makes Case for COVID-19 Booster Shots...

Growing numbers of vaccinated Kentuckians have contracted COVID-19 and ended up in hospitals, signaling the importance of getting a booster dose. Associated Press...

 2021-11-02 17:42 

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Children and COVID: A Look at the Pace of Vaccination...

Children aged 5-11 years are about to enter the battle-of-the-vaccine phase of the war on COVID. How long will it take to get them vaccinated? Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-02 17:29 

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COVID Cases, Hospitalizations Keep Dropping in the US...

Statistically, things are looking up for the United States in the coronavirus pandemic. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-02 16:08 

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Resident Runs Three Marathons in Three Days, Sets World Record...

Jordan Tropf broke the world record for completing three marathons in 3 consecutive days, besting the previous effort by 40 minutes. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-02 15:49 

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A Shocking Amount of Non-school Screen Time...

That's what the pandemic has wrought. Will vaccination bring sanity back to kids' recreation? Medscape...

 2021-11-02 14:50 

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Moon Phases May Affect Sleep Differently in Men and Women...

Nightly shifts in the moon's brightness and placement in the sky may play a modest role in how well we sleep or not. WebMD Health News...

 2021-11-02 14:35 

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AHA Statement Offers Strategies to Promote Healthy Lifestyle...

Two AHA new science advisories encourage clinicians to discuss healthy lifestyle practices with their patients at every visit and help them make changes to benefit heart health. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-02 13:54 

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FDA Class I Recall of CardioSave Hybrid/Rescue IABPs...

Subpar batteries that do not meet performance specifications were mistakenly released to a limited number of customers and may have a shortened run-time and fail unexpectedly. News Alerts...

 2021-11-02 11:20 

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Tiny Insects Reveal Some Big Secrets in Cancer...

Studying cancer in the tiny fruit fly is relatively easy, and scientists are using the insects to understand how tumors harm healthy tissues from a distance. Medscape Medical News...

 2021-11-02 10:53 

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IHME Expert Predicts New but Less Severe COVID Surge This Winter...

Other experts are more sanguine, but the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) argues that limited vaccinations, waning immunity, and colder weather make a new wave inevitable. Medscape Medical News...

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