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Acupuncture ineffective in treating infertility

June 27, 2017

Among Chinese women with polycystic ovary syndrome, the use of acupuncture with or without clomiphene did not increase live births, compared with control acupuncture plus placebo, according to research recently published in JAMA.

Researchers noted this finding does not support acupuncture as an infertility treatment in such women.

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Tailoring workouts to the patient’s diabetic condition

June 27, 2017
PHILADELPHIA — Individualized exercise protocols may vary depending on the specific diabetic condition a person has, according to a presenter here at the annual…
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School-based intervention for underserved children results in modest obesity rate reductions

June 27, 2017
An intervention aimed at reducing the prevalence of obesity and encouraging healthy behaviors in school-aged children in underserved communities resulted in modest…

CHOP named top hospital for pediatric diabetes, endocrinology

June 27, 2017
U.S. News & World Report ranked the nation’s leading pediatric hospitals, and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia received the No. 1 spot in
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Socioeconomic factors may alter risk prediction in type 2 diabetes models

June 26, 2017
Diabetes prediction models that do not account for social demographic information may overestimate or underestimate disease risk depending on the socioeconomic status of…
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Practical Lipidology®: Volume 3, Number 1

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Amgen

The reduction of low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (LDL-C) is recognized as the primary strategy for decreasing…
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VIDEO: DDW 2017 features a variety of research on new obesity therapies

May 9, 2017
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The Future of the Lipid Panel: An NLA Expert Discussion

This educational activity is supported by an educational grant from Quest Diagnostics, Inc.

Past-President of the National Lipid Association and Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Clinical Lipidology, Dr. W…
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