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Women who survive breast cancer face a higher risk of depression that can linger and require antidepressants, according to a new study published online Oct. 27 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology
Competition between medical practices helps keep health care costs lower, according to a study published in the Oct. 22/29 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
A new study suggests that high doses of vitamin D may not help prevent the return of bacterial vaginosis. The research was published in the November issue of the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Frequent readmissions and high inpatient costs are seen among older survivors of in-hospital cardiac arrest, according to a study published online Oct. 28 in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes
AstraZeneca today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration has approved once-daily Xigduo XR (dapagliflozin and metformin hydrochloride extended-release) for the treatment of adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Combined biennial digital mammography and tomosynthesis screening is effective for women with dense breasts, according to a study published online Oct. 28 in Radiology.
A new small study raises more questions about the accuracy of home blood pressure monitoring devices. The research is scheduled to be presented at the American Society of Nephrology's Kidney Week 2014, held from Nov. 11 to 16 in Philadelphia.
A British company claims it has developed a fast and simple diagnostic test solution specific to the 2014 Ebola outbreak.
In older adults with type 2 diabetes, muscle size may mediate the association between body mass index and mortality, according to research published online Oct. 14 in Diabetes Care.