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Hair dye, chemical straighteners may raise breast cancer risk

Hair dye, chemical straighteners may raise breast cancer risk
December 4, 2019
In the JournalsPerspective

California law cracking down on vaccine exemptions may have modest results

December 4, 2019
Despite a 2015 law banning personal belief vaccine exemptions for children entering California schools, the rate of exemptions is expected to decrease only slightly in…
In the JournalsPerspective

Despite intervention, USPSTF-recommended HCV screening varies in practices serving disadvantaged groups

December 3, 2019
HCV screening varied among practices that served disadvantaged populations in the United States despite the implementation of an intervention to improve adherence to…

Q&A: PCPs play ‘vital role’ in combating HIV epidemic

December 1, 2019
PCPs play a major role in ending the HIV epidemic, according to a special communication published recently in JAMA Internal Medicine. The communication urges PCPs to…
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HPV Vaccination – Expanding the Playing Field for Cancer Prevention

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

With the recent expansion of the age range for which males and females are eligible for human papilloma virus (HPV)…
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Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Determining what age to start, stop colon cancer screening is a ‘big controversy’

November 1, 2019
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