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October 10, 2018

New Guidelines Focus on HER2 Testing in Breast Cancer

By Annette M. Boyle /alert Contributor
 
New Guidelines Focus on HER2 Testing in Breast Cancer
October 1, 2018

FDA Approves Duvelisib For Patients With CLL and Follicular Lymphoma

By David Costill
The FDA has approved duvelisib capsules for the treatment of adults with relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia...
FDA Approves Duvelisib For Patients With CLL and Follicular Lymphoma
September 20, 2018

New FDA-Approved Apple Watch Performs ECG, Detects AF

By David Costill
 
The new smart watch can conduct ECG tests and…
New FDA-Approved Apple Watch Performs ECG, Detects AF
September 4, 2018

Aggressive Treatment Strategy Needed For Early-Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes

​By Brenda L. Mooney, /alert Contributor
Age of diagnosis critical in T1D treatment plan.
Aggressive Treatment Strategy Needed For Early-Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes
August 17, 2018

2017 Hypertension Guidelines Increase Other Patient Risks

​By Annette M. Boyle, /alert Contributor
Controversial hypertension guidelines raise risk of kidney failure and syncope.
2017 Hypertension Guidelines Increase Other Patient Risks
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Better stent outcomes after placement with intravascular ultrasound

By Will Boggs MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Outcomes after drug-eluting stent (DES) implantation are better with intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) guidance than with angiography guidance, according to Read More »

Modified cotton could be human food source after U.S. green light

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. regulators have cleared the way for farmers to grow a cotton plant genetically modified to make the cottonseed edible for people, a protein-packed potential Read More »

McConnell says Senate Republicans might revisit Obamacare repeal

By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans could try again to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in U.S. elections next month, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said on Read More »

IUD risk for new mothers depends on timing

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - New mothers who want intrauterine devices (IUDs) implanted after giving birth should know the risk of the implant being expelled is tied to how soon after delivery Read More »

Daily time with controlled blood sugar tied to risk of diabetic eye disease

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - For people with diabetes, the risk of developing diabetic retinopathy may depend on how many hours per day they can keep their blood sugar levels under control, a Read More »

Poverty tied to worse heart health among U.S. teens

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Adolescents from low-income families are more likely than their affluent peers to have risk factors for cardiovascular disease like obesity, inactivity, poor Read More »

Breast reconstruction with autologous fat seems safe up to 5 years

By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Use of autologous fat transfer (AFT) for breast reconstruction after breast cancer was not associated with increased rates of relapse after five years Read More »

Dual-stained p16/Ki-67 cytology helps triage HPV-positive women

By Megan Brooks NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - For triage of HPV-positive women, dual-stained (DS) cytology with the biomarker combination p16/Ki-67 provides better long-term risk stratification than Read More »

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