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Abortion Services Vary Widely Across the U.S. - 2018-03-16
"The quality of abortion services in the United States can hinge on where a woman lives, a new report shows." More

Health Tip: Vasectomy Has Some Risks - 2018-03-16
"About 500,000 men have a vasectomy each year in the United States, preventing sperm from reaching the semen during ejaculation." More

Health Tip: Vaccines Are Important for Adults, Too - 2018-03-16
"The list of vaccinations that you'll need as an adult will vary, based on your age, lifestyle, travel, health conditions and job." More

Can You Be Obese But Heart-Healthy? Study Says No - 2018-03-16
"A new British study of nearly 300,000 people dismantles the "obesity paradox," a theory that claims being obese does not necessarily raise heart risks." More

Family Influences Older Adults' Care Preferences - 2018-03-15
"Family is an important influence on care preferences among older adults with advanced illness, according to a review published online March 7 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society." More

Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Poor Identified - 2018-03-15
"Improving colorectal cancer screening rates among lower-income populations requires addressing structural, personal, and health care system barriers, according to research published in the April issue of Diseases of the Colon & Rectum." More

Risk of Breast CA May Be Higher in Women With Schizophrenia - 2018-03-15
"The incidence of breast cancer in women with schizophrenia may be higher than that of the general female population, according to a review and meta-analysis published online March 7 in JAMA Psychiatry." More

Tonsillectomy May Carry More Risks in Kids Age 3 and Under - 2018-03-15
"When a child's tonsils become inflamed, surgical removal -- a tonsillectomy -- is often ordered." More

Review: Virtual Reality Distracts From Pain of Medical Procedures - 2018-03-15
"Virtual reality appears to be an effective distraction intervention to relieve pain and distress during various medical procedures, according to a review published online Feb. 26 in The Clinical Journal of Pain." More

More Harms Than Benefits for E-Cigarettes at Population Level - 2018-03-15
"Electronic cigarettes are associated with more harm than benefit on a population level, according to a study published online March 14 in PLOS ONE." More

Gut Bacteria May Be Tied to Brain Dysfunction From Sepsis - 2018-03-15
"Gut bacteria may be tied to sepsis-related brain dysfunction, according to a study published recently in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine." More

Many Teens Using Tobacco Don't Self-Identify As Users - 2018-03-15
"Many adolescent users of one or more specific tobacco product type do not self-identify as tobacco users, according to a study published online March 12 in Pediatrics." More

More U.S. Teens Seeing Ads for E-Cigarettes - 2018-03-15
"A new report finds the number of American teens who view ads extolling the pleasures of e-cigarettes is on the rise." More

Dirty Air May Harm Blacks More Than Whites - 2018-03-15
" In an unprecedented move, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday said it plans to cut the amount of addictive nicotine in the nation's cigarettes." More

Teens Often Think E-Cigs, Hookah Pipes Harmless: CDC - 2018-03-15
"Teenagers who use tobacco products other than cigarettes often see their habit as harmless, a new U.S. government survey finds." More

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