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Use of soy supplement does not improve lung function in patients with poorly controlled asthma

Use of soy supplement does not improve lung function in patients with poorly controlled asthma
June 3, 2015

Soy supplements do not improve lung function or quality of life in patients with poorly controlled asthma, according to study results.

“You are what you eat, but that’s a whole constellation of foods, not just a single food or a single component of a food,” Lewis J. Smith, MD, professor of preventive medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, said in a press release. “Instead of focusing on supplements, we should be taking a more holistic approach.”

In the Journals

Postpartum Tdap vaccination remains common despite ACIP recommendation

June 3, 2015
Recent data showed an increased rate of postpartum Tdap vaccinations coverage, despite…
In the Journals

Bullied teens at increased risk for depression as adults

June 2, 2015
Adolescent peer-victimization significantly increased the risk for developing depression by adulthood, according to recent study data.“There was a dose-response…

White House officials stress cooperation in antibiotic resistance campaign

June 2, 2015
Federal and private sector officials advocated swift action against antibiotic resistance today during a special forum hosted by the Obama…
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Researchers find Tyzeka reduces HBV mother-to-child transmission

June 2, 2015
Tyzeka was safe and effective in reducing hepatitis B virus infection viral loads in mothers with the virus and helped to prevent vertical transmission from mother to…
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Comparison of the Efficacy of Medial Rectus Recession and Lateral Rectus Resection for Treatment of Divergence Insufficiency

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, May/June 2015, Volume 52 Issue 3
Surgical approaches for divergence insufficiency esotropia include medial rectus recession and lateral rectus…
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Pedatric Annals May 2015

Infectious Diseases: May 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

With improved diagnostic tools and increasingly rapid turnaround on results, we have never lived at a better time to…
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New mothers preferred to receive vaccine information from pediatrician vs. obstetrician

New mothers preferred to receive vaccine information from pediatrician vs. obstetrician

May 12, 2015
SAN DIEGO — Sean O’Leary, MD, MPH, from the department of pediatrics at the University of Colorado…
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