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Saturday, December 20, 2014

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Oncologists Differ Widely on Offering Cancer Gene Testing

Many cancer researchers believe that cutting-edge advances in genomics will pave the way for personalized or “precision” cancer medicine for all patients in the near future. A new study by researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, however, suggest that not all doctors are ready to embrace tests that look for hundreds of DNA changes in patients’ tumor samples, while others p... Continue Reading



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New Floor Covering Can Lead To Breathing Problems In Babies

New flooring in the living environment of pregnant women significantly increases the risk of infants to suffer from respiratory diseases in their first year of life. This is the result of a study carried out by the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental ... Continue Reading


Timing Of Test, Surgery, Insurance Examined In Sleep-Disordered Breathing Cases; Public Insurance Holders Wait Longer

Children with public insurance waited longer after initial evaluation for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) to undergo polysomnography (PSG, the gold standard diagnostic test) and also waited longer after PSG to have surgery to treat the condition wit... Continue Reading


Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Unlikely To Reach Epidemic Status, Experts Say

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is an emerging virus, with the first case reported in 2012. It exhibits a 40% fatality rate and over 97% of the cases have occurred in the Middle East. In three new studies in the current issue ... Continue Reading


Short Sleep Duration And Sleep-Related Breathing Problems Increase Obesity Risk In Kids

Sleep-related breathing problems and chronic lack of sleep may each double the risk of a child becoming obese by age 15, according to new research from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. The good news is that both sleep proble... Continue Reading


Hookah Smoking Increases Risk Of Subsequent Cigarette Smoking Among Adolescents And Young Adults

A team of researchers at Dartmouth College and University of Pittsburgh found respondents who had smoked water pipe tobacco but not smoked cigarettes were at increased risk of cigarette smoking two years later as recently published online in JAMA Ped... Continue Reading


Military Culture Enables Tobacco Use

Military culture perpetuates the notion that using tobacco provides stress relief, a new study in the American Journal of Health Promotion finds. But other stress relievers, such as exercise or taking meditation breaks, could be more valuable and eff... Continue Reading


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LPN Medication Care Manager
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