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Six Percent of Colorectal Cancer Found to Be Interval Tumors - 2014-04-16
"Six percent of patients with colorectal cancer have interval cancers, which develop within six to 60 months of colonoscopy, according to a study published in the April issue of Gastroenterology." More

Prevalence of Diabetes Has Skyrocketed in the U.S. - 2014-04-16
"During the past two decades, the prevalence of diabetes in the United States has increased substantially, according to research published in the April 15 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine." More

Extensive Atypical Antipsychotic Use in Medicaid-Insured Youth - 2014-04-16
"Medicaid-insured youth, particularly those in foster care and those diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, have considerable exposure to atypical antipsychotics, according to a study published in the April issue of the Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology." More

Evidence Lacking for Long-Term Opioid Use in Low Back Pain - 2014-04-16
"There is evidence of short-term efficacy (moderate for pain and small for function) of opioids for treatment of chronic low back pain (CLBP) compared with placebo; however, the effectiveness and safety of long-term opioid therapy for treatment of CLBP remains unproven, according to a review published in the April 1 issue of Spine." More

ILAE Updates Definition of Epilepsy - 2014-04-16
"A new definition of epilepsy resolves some lingering issues from the 2005 definition to improve the practicality of diagnosis for clinicians, according to an International League Against Epilepsy official report published online April 14 in Epilepsia." More

MRI Connects Vestibulopathy and Damage From Brain Injury - 2014-04-16
"Damage to specific brain regions may be linked to the prognosis of concussion patients with vestibulopathy, according to a study published online April 14 in Radiology." More

Cancer 'Vaccine' for Advanced Disease Passes Early Hurdle - 2014-04-16
"But research is still in preliminary stages and there's no proof it will work." More

Experimental Measles Drug Shows Promise in Animal Trials - 2014-04-16
"If one day approved to treat people with infection, it might reduce their symptoms, researchers say." More

Your 'Healthy' Bacteria Are as Individual as You Are - 2014-04-16
"Study finds helpful microbial communities vary person to person." More

Crunchy or Smooth? Food's Texture May Sway Perception of Calories - 2014-04-16
"When study participants were thinking about calories, they ate more of the crunchier items, less of the soft." More

Yoga Big on West Coast, Chiropractors Popular in Midwest - 2014-04-16
"U.S. study shows geographic trends in use of complementary and alternative medicine." More

Bleeding Irregularities Common in Menopause, Study Finds - 2014-04-16
"Report should reassure women at this stage of life, researcher says." More

Patients Paying Much More for Specialty Drugs - 2014-04-15
"Many Americans are paying less for prescription drugs, but some are having to deal with sharp rises in the cost of specialty medicines for rare or serious diseases, according to a new report." More

Brain Scans Might Spot Potential for Recovery From Coma - 2014-04-16
"Right now misdiagnosis is common, so a better technology is needed, experts say." More

Study Links Casual Marijuana Use to Changes in Brain - 2014-04-15
"The brain regions are tied to motivation, emotion and reward, researchers say." More

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