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An FDA committee chose the strains that will go into next year's vaccines for the U.S., knowing that last year's choices were not optimal. http://bit.ly/1EmSELz
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The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) released new projections for physician supply and demand, and requested a heavy lift from Congress to help curb the physician shortage -- though some critics questioned the new estimates. http://bit.ly/1EmAJof
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The flu vaccine was about 23% effective this season. Vaccine effectiveness has been worse -- in 2004-2005, for instance, the estimated vaccine effectiveness was just 10% -- but it has usually been around 50% to 60%. http://bit.ly/1Elahvb
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In slightly more than a year, the Americas have seen more than 1.24 million cases of chikungunya virus, a mosquito-borne disease that causes high fever and debilitating joint pain. http://bit.ly/1FSGqJd
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Antihypertensive regimens that perhaps work a little too well were linked to faster cognitive decline among older adults with pre-existing dementia or mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in a cohort study. http://bit.ly/1FPC6u6
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Eating peanuts was associated with lower overall mortality and cardiovascular disease mortality in a newly published analysis that included mostly low- and middle-income people across different ethnic groups. http://bit.ly/1EaX9sr
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The Supreme Court pummeled both sides with questions during Wednesday's oral arguments over the fate of the subsidies granted to people enrolling in health insurance through federally run insurance exchanges. http://bit.ly/1FXG6sw
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Manufacturers of approved prescription testosterone products must change their labeling to clarify the approved uses of the medications and to include a new safety warning, according to the FDA. http://bit.ly/1ElM7AO
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Oral anticoagulants for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation (afib) gained a substantially enlarged population from new guidelines that gave a "near-universal indication for women and for patients older than 65," researchers found. http://bit.ly/1FVDGKW
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Moderate coffee consumption was associated with a decreased risk of high coronary artery calcium (CAC) scores in asymptomatic people, according to a population-based study from Korea. http://bit.ly/1EeV4Mb
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David Veale, MD, and his colleagues at King's College in London reviewed studies of penis measurements for more than 15,000 men, the largest collection yet, to come up with a graph that can be shown to men who wonder, or obsess over, how theirs measure up. http://bit.ly/1FRal4r
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Ninety-three percent of pediatricians and family physicians said that they'd been asked by a parent to spread out vaccinations for children under 2 years of age, deviating significantly from recommended schedules, according to a new survey. http://bit.ly/1FO6DbG
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