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FDA Approves New Combo Therapy for Melanoma - 2015-10-02
"A new treatment for melanoma that combines two cancer drugs has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The therapy for advanced melanoma includes the drugs Yervoy (ipilimumab) and Opdivo (nivolumab), the Wall Street Journal reported." More

Psychological Tx for Depression Not As Effective As Believed - 2015-10-02
"The benefits of psychological therapy for depression are overstated, according to research published online Sept. 30 in PLOS ONE." More

CPAP Eases Symptoms of Depression in OSA Patients - 2015-10-02
"Patients with obstructive sleep apnea are at increased risk for depression, but continuous positive airway pressure therapy may ease their depression symptoms, a new study suggests. The findings appear in the September issue of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine." More

Taller Individuals Appear More Likely to Develop Cancer - 2015-10-02
"A study of more than five million Swedish men and women suggests that greater height may mean greater risk of cancer. The findings were presented at the annual meeting of the European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology, held from Oct. 1 to 3 in Barcelona, Spain." More

Transgender Discrimination Linked to Risky Health Behaviors - 2015-10-02
"Prejudice may make smoking, alcohol abuse, drugs, suicide attempts more likely, study finds." More

Study Links Early Infections to Celiac Risk - 2015-10-02
"But researchers caution it's not clear if childhood illnesses cause the immune disorder." More

Childhood Brain Tumor Survivors May Have Memory Troubles - 2015-10-02
"Study suggests brain has to use different regions than normal to get the job done." More

Obesity Won't Affect Joint Surgery Safety, Study Finds - 2015-10-02
"Heavy patients needed fewer blood transfusions, did not have more complications." More

FDA Approves New Treatment for Lung Cancer - 2015-10-02
"Keytruda shrank tumors in some patients with advanced disease." More

Health Tip: Teach Kids About Gratitude - 2015-10-02
"It can lead to a change in attitude" More

Health Tip: Squeeze in a 30-Minute Workout - 2015-10-02
"Make it fun and efficient " More

Study Says Radiation Often Overused in Late-Stage Lung Cancer - 2015-10-02
"Authors cite concerns about extra costs, side effects." More

Strategies Provided for Improving EHR Efficiency - 2015-10-01
"Several strategies can be implemented in order to better use electronic health records for patient care and efficiency, according to an article published in Medical Economics." More

Do Taller Patients Fare Worse on Dialysis? - 2015-10-01
"Risk of premature death higher in tall men than in tall women, researchers suggest." More

Do You Blame a Higher Power When You Get Sick? - 2015-10-02
"'Negative spiritual beliefs' may lead to worse health, compared to positive beliefs, study suggests." More

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