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Routine Blood Tests Can Harm Patient Care - 2017-04-28
"Routine blood tests waste money and can damage patient care, according to an opinion piece published online April 27 in the BMJ." More

U.S. Moves to Avert Shortage of Yellow Fever Vaccine - 2017-04-28
"Brazil outbreak of mosquito-borne illness has officials worried, and transmission to U.S. is possible." More

Health Tip: Turn Off Those Screens - 2017-04-28
"Suggestions to limit TV and PC time " More

Risk Factors in Six Areas Tied to Physician Burnout - 2017-04-27
"Physician burnout factors include control, whether there is time to deliver excellent care, and whether the workplace is fair, according to a presentation at the Medical Group Management Association/American Medical Association 2017 Collaborate in Practice Conference, held April 9 to 11 in Chicago." More

Opioid Use by Iraq, Afghanistan War Vets Mirrors Rest of U.S.: Study - 2017-04-27
"Researchers conclude that use of the painkillers is 'an American problem,' not a VA problem." More

EHR Documentation May Help in Harm Reduction Initiatives - 2017-04-27
"EHR-based initiative tied to more than 30 percent reduction in harm for hospital-acquired infections" More

Children With Suspected Child Abuse Present to Hospital Late - 2017-04-26
"Children with suspected child abuse present late to the hospital, and most arrive at hospitals that are not designated pediatric-capable major trauma centers, according to a study published online April 24 in the Emergency Medicine Journal." More

Many Patients With Alzheimer's Disease Discontinue AChEIs - 2017-04-26
"Discontinuation of acetylcholinesterase inhibitors for treatment of Alzheimer's disease is common, with adverse effects and cost cited as major factors, according to a study published recently in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society." More

Genes May Govern Your Risk for PTSD - 2017-04-26
"Link with the psychiatric disorder is more apparent for women, study contends." More

'Mindfulness' Probably Won't Cure Your Back Pain: Study - 2017-04-25
"But one specialist still isn't ruling out this complementary therapy." More

In America's Poorest Communities, a Greater Risk of Child Abuse Deaths - 2017-04-24
"Study authors hope new national data will spur further research and targeted prevention efforts." More

FDA Warns Against Children Taking Codeine, Tramadol - 2017-04-21
"Children should not be given any medications containing codeine or tramadol due to risk of life-threatening breathing difficulties, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned Thursday." More

Microvascular Endothelial Dysfunction Can Predict Dementia - 2017-04-21
"Markers of microvascular endothelial dysfunction can predict dementia, according to a study published online April 13 in the Journal of Internal Medicine." More

Young Adults With Autism Need Help Managing Money: Study - 2017-04-21
"Many feel unprepared to handle responsibilities such as paying bills on their own." More

Antipsychotic Medication Use Can Be Reduced in Dementia Patients - 2017-04-20
"Hoping to cut the use of antipsychotic drugs in nursing home residents, researchers tried training staff on new ways to meet the needs of residents with dementia. Their findings were published online April 17 in JAMA Internal Medicine." More

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