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Mild to moderate rise in blood fats increases risk of developing acute pancreatitis - News-Medical.net - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 17:06

Mild to moderate rise in blood fats increases risk of developing acute pancreatitis
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The latest study has involved more than 115,000 participants from Denmark, and the results have just been published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Internal Medicine. "We were surprised by the results, which show that even a ...

Depression Associated With BMI in Youths - Psychiatry Advisor - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 16:59

Depression Associated With BMI in Youths
Psychiatry Advisor
Depression and antidepressant use may be independently associated with increasing BMI over time among youth, suggesting an important unintended consequence of health care to the obesity epidemic. Researchers reported at ObesityWeek 2016 on ...

Prevalence of Cigarette Smoking at Follow-up by Baseline e-Cigarette Vaping in Overall Sample and by Baseline ... - JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 16:03

JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association

Prevalence of Cigarette Smoking at Follow-up by Baseline e-Cigarette Vaping in Overall Sample and by Baseline ...
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
Miech RA, Johnston LD, O'Malley PM, et al. Monitoring the Future: National Survey Results on Drug Use, 1975-2015: Secondary School Students. Ann Arbor, MI: Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan; 2016. 2. Leventhal AM, Strong DR, ...
E-Cigs Tied to More Frequent, Heavier Teen Tobacco UseU.S. News & World Report
Teens Vaping Can Lead to Heavy Cigarette Smoking In Just 6 Months: StudyTIME
Frequent vaping by teens linked to heavy smoking laterReuters
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Long-standing Onychodystrophy in a Young Woman - JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 16:03

JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association

Long-standing Onychodystrophy in a Young Woman
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
A 34-year-old woman presenting to the clinic reported having thickened toenails for more than 20 years. She had used an over-the-counter antifungal cream intermittently to treat pruritus of her feet. Her father and sister had similar, but less severe ...

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Medical professors question 'residency placement fever' - Medical Xpress - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 15:26

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Medical professors question 'residency placement fever'
Medical Xpress
Gruppuso and Adashi also propose a few steps that medical education organizations such as the National Residency Matching Program, the Association of American of Medical Colleges and the American Medical Association could take to treat what they call ...

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How to Save a Life: The Importance of the Humanities in Medicine ... - New University Online - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 15:00

How to Save a Life: The Importance of the Humanities in Medicine ...
New University Online
He had three gunshot wounds to the chest and tubes entangled his upper body. The overhead lights exposed the blood and sweat smeared across his chest.

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Main Event to feature panel on women as caretakers - jewishpresspinellas - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 14:59

Main Event to feature panel on women as caretakers
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She is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and a founding fellow of the American Board of Sexology. She has been president of the Society for Sex Therapy and Research and on the editorial board of the Archives of Women's ...

a mental illness - Huffington Post - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 13:24

a mental illness
Huffington Post
Typically afflicting an overly-ambitious individual, most often male, who is dramatically unqualified for a particular endeavor and who, knowing his shortcomings better than anyone, and, determined to disguise them, tends to grossly overcompensate for ...

a mental illness - Huffington Post - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 13:24

a mental illness
Huffington Post
Typically afflicting an overly-ambitious individual, most often male, who is dramatically unqualified for a particular endeavor and who, knowing his shortcomings better than anyone, and, determined to disguise them, tends to grossly overcompensate for ...

Neuroleptic Drugs, Akathisia, and Suicide and Violence - Mad In America - Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 13:17

Mad In America

Neuroleptic Drugs, Akathisia, and Suicide and Violence
Mad In America
... Suicide Associated with Akathisia and Depot Fluphenazine Treatment appeared in the Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology. The authors were Katherine Shear, MD, Allen Frances, MD, and Peter Weiden, MD. ... In any event, given the outcome, the ...

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