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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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REFILE-HPV vaccination not linked with rise in teen risky sex

(Fixes spelling of HPV in headline.) By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) - A new study adds to earlier evidence that getting vaccinated against the human papillomavirus (HPV) does not lead girls to be Read More »

Bayer may outsource some drug research - works council

By Reuters Staff FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Bayer's chief executive is considering farming out certain drug research activities to cut costs amid slower growth at its pharmaceuticals division, the German Read More »

Less violent behavior seen in teens where spanking is illegal

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Teens may be less likely to get in fist fights when they live in countries where it's illegal for parents to spank or slap children as punishment for bad behavior, Read More »

Without captions, warnings about Hurricane Michael failed to reach disabled

By Gabriella Borter and Barbara Goldberg (Reuters) - When Oscar-winning deaf actress Marlee Matlin turned to the internet to view a video warning about Hurricane Michael, she was quickly reminded Read More »

More homeless kids visit ERs with Massachusetts shelter restrictions

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Emergency room visits for homelessness surged at a large urban children's hospital after Massachusetts made it harder for families to get into shelters, a new Read More »

HVP vaccination not linked with rise in teen risky sex

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) - A new study adds to earlier evidence that getting vaccinated against the human papillomavirus (HPV) does not lead girls to be less careful about sex. When the Read More »

More hip-hop videos show smoking and vaping

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Roughly half of popular hip-hop music videos feature smoking, vaping and marijuana use, with displays of tobacco products and drugs becoming increasingly common, a Read More »

Children with CP may have worse pain, be less active when parents catastrophize

By Lorraine L. Janeczko NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - If their parents catastrophize pain, children with cerebral palsy (CP) have worse pain and more impaired activities of daily living after Read More »

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Use our ClinicalTrials.gov feed to find trials in which your patients could enroll. In some cases, experimental drugs are a patient’s only hope. This section will regularly report on trials in the most common disease states, as they are getting underway.