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Three Clues to Raised Risk of Miscarriage

Mar 23, 2019 , WebMD
The study found that after one miscarriage, the risk of another increased by half. After two miscarriages, the risk doubled. After three consecutive miscarriages, the risk...
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Research Implicates Causative Genes In Osteoporosis, Suggesting New Targets For Future Therapy

Mar 23, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Scientists have harnessed powerful data analysis tools and three-dimensional studies of genomic geography to implicate new risk genes for osteoporosis, the chronic bone-weakening condition that affects millions of people. Knowing the causative genes may later open the door to more effective treatmen......
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The Alarming Child Poverty Risk In Spain Despite The Economic Recovery

Mar 23, 2019 , Forbes
After a critical period of recession that lasted until 2013, little by little, the Spanish economy has managed to heal from the ravages of the crisis. The figures, however, are far from reflecting the reality of many families and, more specifically, many...
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Waiting to Get Pregnant? Know the Risks

Mar 23, 2019 , WebMD
Are you over 35 and ready to get pregnant for the first time? An OB/GYN suggests creating a "reproductive life plan," scheduling a checkup, and doing these other...
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Hot Tea May Boost Esophageal Cancer Risk

Mar 23, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Hot Tea May Boost Esophageal Cancer RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/21/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/21/2019 12:00:00...
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Middle-school screening uncovers diabetes, high cholesterol

Mar 23, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health - In a small pilot study that screened 45 Ohio middle school students for cardiovascular risk factors, a third of the children had abnormal levels of cholesterol or blood sugar, and two kids were found to have undiagnosed diabetes....
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Three Clues to Raised Risk of Miscarriage

Mar 23, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Three Clues to Raised Risk of MiscarriageCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/21/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/21/2019 12:00:00...
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Long-term hormone use after menopause tied to Alzheimer's risk

Mar 22, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Women who take hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to ease menopause symptoms like hot flashes and night sweats may be slightly more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease, a large Finnish study suggests....
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Psychosis Risk Varies With ADHD Meds, Still Small

Mar 22, 2019 , WebMD
In the study, people who took amphetamines, like Adderall and Vyvanse, seemed to carry a relatively greater risk than the methylphenidates Ritalin and...
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Recall: Baby Cough Syrup for Deadly Bacteria Risk

Mar 22, 2019 , WebMD
Infants and young children and those with weakened immune systems are most at risk. There have been no reported illnesses connected to DG/health NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus as of March...
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FDA Chief Calls For Stricter Scrutiny Of Electronic Health Records

Mar 22, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
In an interview, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb reacts to a KHN/Fortune investigation of the drawbacks and risks of electronic health...
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Aspirin: Have the New Guidelines Changed What You Should Do?

Mar 22, 2019 , Forbes
For many people without evidence of cardiovascular disease, less will be more – with the benefit of aspirin just not worth the risk and inconvenience – and that is particularly true for those older than 70 years or with an increased risk of bleeding. And that fits just fine with the new...
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Adolescents Treated With Some ADHD Drugs Like Adderall May Be At Higher Risk Of Having Psychotic Event

Mar 22, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The risk is “low enough that you can’t say, ‘just don’t prescribe Adderall,’” said Dr. Lauren Moran, the study’s lead author. “But from a public health perspective, there’s so many millions of people being prescribed these medications that it actually leads to thousands of people at increased risk of psychosis.” In other public health news: Zika, sugary drinks, depression and more....
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Can Drinking Very Hot Tea Raise Your Risk Of Esophageal Cancer?

Mar 22, 2019 , Forbes
A study showed that drinking tea above this temperature was associated with higher esophageal cancer...
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Hormonal Therapy for Prostate Cancer Might Raise Depression Risk

Mar 21, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Hormonal Therapy for Prostate Cancer Might Raise Depression RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 3/19/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 3/20/2019 12:00:00...
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Living alone does not appear to worsen heart disease

Mar 21, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - For people with well-controlled heart disease, living alone isn't linked with a higher risk of cardiovascular problems, a large study suggests....
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Harvard researchers say certain ADHD medications may increase risk of psychosis

Mar 21, 2019 , CNBC Health
Certain medications commonly used to treat ADHD in teens and young adults may increase their risk of psychosis, according to researchers at Harvard Medical School and McLean...
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Scalding Hot Tea May Boost Esophageal Cancer Risk

Mar 21, 2019 , WebMD
A previous study linked hot tea with esophageal cancer, but this new one is the first to pinpoint a specific temperature, according to the...
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Young people on amphetamines for ADHD have twice the psychosis risk compared to other stimulants, study says

Mar 21, 2019 , CNN Health
Teens and young adults with attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder, ADHD, who receive amphetamines such as Adderall for treatment have a higher risk of developing psychosis, compared to those who receive methyphenidates stimulants, such as Ritalin, according to a large new study....
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Drinking very hot tea almost doubles risk of cancer, new study says

Mar 21, 2019 , CNN Health
Many people start their day with a cup of tea. But those who drink it piping hot could be increasing their risk of esophageal cancer, according to a new study....
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