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Study Confirms Higher Risk of Dengue in Kids Who Got Sanofi Vaccine

3 days ago   |   By Medscape

An analysis of data on Sanofi's dengue vaccine, which has been given to more than 800,000 school children in the Philippines, confirms it increases the risk of hospitalization and severe dengue in those who had never previously been infected with the mosquito-borne virus.
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Anxiety Tied to Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women

3 days ago   |   By Medscape

Older women with high anxiety levels are more likely to also have poorer bone health, a small study suggests.
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Study shows link between financial literacy and hospitalization risk in older adults

3 days ago   |   By News Medical

Could being more knowledgeable about finances help to keep you out of the hospital? Older adults with higher financial literacy are at lower risk of being hospitalized, reports a study in the July issue of Medical Care. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.
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Vitamin D may Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Vitamin D may Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Higher levels of vitamin D may decrease the risk of breast cancer, stated study. Read more ...

Gut Bacteria May Contribute Depression, Anxiety in Obesity

Gut Bacteria May Contribute Depression, Anxiety in Obesity

Gut microbes may lead to depression and anxiety in obesity. High-fat diet showed significantly more signs of anxiety, depression and obsessive behavior than regular diets... Read more ...

Immediate Effects of a Hippotherapy Session on Gait Parameters in Children...

Immediate Effects of a Hippotherapy Session on Gait Parameters in Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy

Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the immediate effects of a hippotherapy session on temporal and spatial gait parameters in children with spastic cerebral... Read more ...

Fresh Insights into Joint Replacement Procedures in Rheumatoid Arthritis...

Fresh Insights into Joint Replacement Procedures in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

Joint replacement rates halved in rheumatoid arthritis patients in the past decade, stated study. Read more ...

Type 2 diabetes can be avoided with the right kind of diet - do you know...

Type 2 diabetes can be avoided with the right kind of diet - do you know which one?

If there's any upside to the devastating prevalence of Type 2 diabetes in modern times, it's the wealth of research into the disease the epidemic has inspired. There have been... Read more ...

How Body Weight Impacts the Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes

How Body Weight Impacts the Risk of Developing Type 2 Diabetes

You're probably aware that there's a link between type 2 diabetes and body weight. In fact, obesity accounts for 80 to 85 % of the risk of developing this chronic health... Read more ...

Proteomics may Reveal New Cancer Treatment Targets

Proteomics may Reveal New Cancer Treatment Targets

Mass spectrometry is used to study the proteins expressed by human cancer cells. Read more ...

NSAIDs Up Cardiovascular Risk in Osteoarthritis Patients

NSAIDs Up Cardiovascular Risk in Osteoarthritis Patients

Over two thirds of the increased cardiovascular risk associated with osteoarthritis is linked to the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs , found new study. Read more ...

Gene Signatures and Biomarkers Predict Onset of RA in At-risk Individuals: Study

Gene Signatures and Biomarkers Predict Onset of RA in At-risk Individuals: Study

Synovial tissue gene signatures associated with development of disease in RA-risk individuals, found study. Read more ...

Study: Using Tylenol regularly can cause asthma and COPD

Study: Using Tylenol regularly can cause asthma and COPD

A study published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine pointed to acetaminophen as a significant risk factor for asthma and chronic obstructive... Read more ...