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FDA announces new steps to curb youth tobacco use

November 15, 2018
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E-cigarettes affect platelet function similarly to tobacco cigarettes

November 14, 2018
Smoking electronic cigarettes provokes changes in soluble CD40-ligand, soluble P-selectin and platelet function in smokers and nonsmokers in ways that are similar to the…
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CVD risk may persist more than a decade after heavy smokers quit

November 14, 2018
CHICAGO — CVD risk is reduced within 5 years after quitting smoking, but former smokers may remain at elevated CVD risk for up to 16 years compared with never…
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Zinc combination therapy shows slight trend toward survival benefit in alcoholic hepatitis

November 13, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Combination therapy with Kineret, Trental and zinc sulfate showed only a slight trend toward 90-day improved survival in patients with alcoholic…
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Ace the Case: A 23-Year-Old Woman Presents With Infectious Diarrhea

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This educational activity will discuss the diagnosis and treatment of a 23-year-old woman who presents with 6 to 8…
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Question 20: A 58-Year-Old Female Underwent A Screening Colonoscopy That Showed A 2.5-Cm Flat Polyp In The Proximal Ascending Colon. I Tattooed The Area And Biopsied The Polyp, Which Was Initially Reported As Hyperplastic. What Should I Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Using naloxone for lay opioid overdose reversal

June 8, 2016
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