Articles in Prevention & Treatment

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control now recommends the vaccination for nearly everyone 6 months or...
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In a country where the primary-care infrastructure is stretched to its limit and some 60-million...
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An infant is born prematurely at 22 weeks, weighing only about 1 pound and with bleeding in the...
Jade Loop had the perfect pregnancy. So when she went into labor on September 26, 2012, Loop and...
Steven Nissen, MD, discusses the controversy in the world of heart disease prevention that may...
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Charles Brunicardi, M.D., the chief of the General Surgery Group and vice chair for surgical...
Nearly half of all Americans take dietary supplements, but they can carry risk, including...
Sex addiction is no laughing matter. Relationships are destroyed, jobs lost, lives ruined. Yet...
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UCLA researchers found that older adults who regularly used a brain-fitness program...
Hospital-acquired infections are a huge public-health burden, and hospital environments play a key...
True food allergies must be distinguished from intolerances, particularly in children and teenagers...
A UCLA study shows that heart-failure medications recommended by national guidelines are highly...
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UCLA researchers have used a brain-imaging tool and stroke-risk assessment to identify signs of...
In a Health Notification issued in October 2008 and updated in July 2011, the U.S. Food and Drug...
David Cournoyeris actually happy he is gaining weight. The 57-year-old North Attleboro, Mass.,...
A review of dozens of studies on the use of statin medications to prevent heart attacks shows that...
Hopkins scientists have turned their view of osteoarthritis inside out. Literally. Instead of...
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) researchers and their colleagues have used digital versions of...
Q&A with Ozanan Meireles, MD Q: What is type 2 diabetes? What is prediabetes?Type 2 diabetes is...
You’ve probably read about calcium and vitamin D in the news, where headlines highlight the need...

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