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Insufficient vitamin D levels tied to earlier death in older men

November 13, 2018

Read the Perspective from Liz Weinandy, RD, MPH

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Grandparents, facing greater challenges, step up to raise kids

November 12, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Despite facing more physical and mental health challenges, grandparents raising their grandchildren appear to be coping with the stresses of…
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AI technology helps predict future Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis

November 8, 2018
A study published in Radiology showed that a deep learning model predicted Alzheimer’s disease with 82% specificity and 100% sensitivity about 6 years before…
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Concomitant use of dementia drugs may speed-up decline in Alzheimer’s disease

November 5, 2018
Clinical trial participants receiving concomitant medications for dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease — particularly memantine added to cholinesterase…
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Implications of Emerging Antiviral Agents for Influenza: Assessing the Evidence

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

The administration of influenza vaccines has remained the most effective way to prevent seasonal influenza. However…
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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: Hospitalization outcomes in older adults improving

April 28, 2017
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