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Botulinum toxin A appears to be effective at relieving depression, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis. http://bit.ly/1HyBV8F
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A large international study indicated that lower grip strength is associated with higher mortality, but the gap between the study's actual findings and its press coverage was wide. In this video segment, MedPage Today clinical reviewer Perry Wilson discusses the study's real significance. http://bit.ly/1HwmwFS
Consumer media blew aspects of an otherwise interesting study out of proportion.
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Overweight or obese black women appear to have an elevated cardiovascular risk even in the absence of metabolic syndrome, according to new research in the Journal of the American Heart Association. http://bit.ly/1ShdjHu
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Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with an increased risk of depression in men, a large Australian study found. http://bit.ly/1Htnenl
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A blood test for antibodies against bacterial toxins allows most patients with diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (D-IBS) to avoid invasive endoscopies that would otherwise be needed to check for Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, a researcher said at the Digestive Disease Week annual meeting. http://bit.ly/1SbLNLn
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Prevalence of the cluster of cardiovascular risk factors known as the metabolic syndrome has stopped rising but remains high, researchers found. http://bit.ly/1Hqd0nC
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Most people haven't been educated by a physician about overdiagnosis, but they are wary of ties to drug companies among panels who set definitions of diseases, an Australian survey found. http://bit.ly/1SjxOmT
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Are automated office blood pressure measurements the way to go for routine check-ups? Yes, argues Martin Myers, MD, a cardiologist and researcher at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Center in Toronto. http://bit.ly/1SikCP0
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Boys who smoked marijuana heavily were significantly smaller than their peers by the end of their adolescent growth phase, according to a study conducted in Pakistan. http://bit.ly/1SdUK79
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The American College of Physicians (ACP) released clinical guidelines emphasizing "high-value" screening for five different types of cancer in average-risk, asymptomatic adults. http://bit.ly/1SbM9lk
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Half of women ages 40 to 74 with dense or heterogeneously dense breasts were at low or average risk for breast cancer, and about one-quarter of those with dense breasts exhibited high rates of interval breast cancer, according to a large population-based study. http://bit.ly/1HqgSF7
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A slow-release peppermint oil (IBgard) appeared to significantly reduce severe abdominal symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), researchers said at the Digestive Disease Week annual meeting. http://bit.ly/1S6YRBT
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