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By Rachel Lutz
The frequency of migraine headaches is greater among perimenopausal and early menopausal women than their premenopausal counterparts.
Stress at work may raise your risk of heart attack and stroke, particularly if you work in the service industry or have a blue-collar job, US health officials reported Thursday. But being unemployed might be just as unhealthy, they added. The study was published in the Aug. 1 issue of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.
Older adults with dementia are more likely to receive a pacemaker than those without cognitive impairment, according to a research letter published online July 28 in JAMA Internal Medicine.
A majority of categorical general surgery residents seriously consider leaving residency, according to a study published online July 30 in JAMA Surgery.
Each additional chronic condition among older people diminishes life expectancy, according to a study published in the August issue of Medical Care.
By Jacquelyn Gray
Two recent studies have identified gene variants and mutations that significantly increased the likelihood of schizophrenia, alcoholism, and bipolar disorder development.
By Rachel Lutz
An Australian team of researchers injected 10 female neuropathic pain patients with stem cells, which were overall, well-tolerated, according to research published in the Journal of Pain Research.
For older adults, depressive symptoms are associated with cognitive decline but appear independent of the neuropathologic hallmarks of dementia, according to a study published online July 30 in Neurology.
Twitter is utilized as a significant communication platform at urological meetings, according to a study published in the August issue of The Journal of Urology.
Providers and hospitals are making slow progress toward achieving meaningful use stage 2, according to an article published July 10 in Medical Economics.
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