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USPSTF recommends clinicians offer PrEP to high-risk patients

November 20, 2018
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Parents can play key role in early pediatric obesity treatment

November 19, 2018
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Interventional programs that put an emphasis on parental training may be an effective strategy for treating early pediatric obesity, according…
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14 million additional adolescents needed to reach HPV vaccination goal

November 19, 2018
HPV vaccination rates among adolescents must increase substantially for the American Cancer Society to achieve its goal of 80% prevalence by 2026, according to study…
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Rise in BP with age may be result of Western lifestyle

November 17, 2018
Age may be less of a determining factor in the increase of BP compared with the amount of exposure to a Western lifestyle, according to a study published in JAMA
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Validating Health Literacy and Numeracy Measures in Minority Groups

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Spring 2017, Volume 1 Issue 2
Validation studies of existing health literacy or numeracy tools among racial/ethnic minorities are limited. This study…
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Brief ReportOpen Access

The Stoplight Method: A Qualitative Approach for Health Literacy Research

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Spring 2017, Volume 1 Issue 2
The Stoplight Feedback Toolkit was developed to engage patients with low health literacy in qualitative research, to…
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