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Does Australia's gun control policy -- a government buy back of civilian-owned guns and strict laws limiting access to guns -- offer useful insights for the U.S.? http://bit.ly/28TjUHK
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Babies born with a low birthweight were more likely to develop type 2 diabetes in adulthood, and the relationship between the two might be causal, according to recent findings. http://bit.ly/28RhiKq
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With the availability of new treatment options for type 2 diabetes, new questions are being asked about cost and effectiveness. http://bit.ly/28S2XRT
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Increases in abortion on-demand requests ranged from 36% to 108% in countries with person-to-person Zika virus transmission compared with expected baseline requests, even in countries where abortion is legally restricted, according to data from a nonprofit Latin American women's group. http://bit.ly/28Uc1kA
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Twenty years ago, a man armed with an assault rifle murdered 35 people in Port Arthur, Australia, prompting the government there to institute strict gun control laws and a buyback program. http://bit.ly/28P43xv
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Plant-based therapies helped reduce the number of hot flashes and vaginal dryness among menopausal women, a small meta-analysis found. http://bit.ly/28ST7e4
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More than half of Americans live in states with comprehensive laws protecting them from exposure to secondhand smoke, but none of these people live in the southeastern United States, according to new data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. http://bit.ly/28T1xCS
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Physicians are likely to be hurt by the legislation passed to repeal Medicare's sustainable growth rate reimbursement formula, several experts said at a briefing here Thursday on the Medicare trustees' report sponsored by the Brookings Institution and the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). http://bit.ly/28ToGZC
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In a 13-1 vote, the CDC's Advisory Committee of Immunization Practices recommended that the live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV, sold as FluMist Quadrivalent) should not be used for the 2016-2017 influenza season -- with most members adding, "with great regret." http://bit.ly/28RDbNJ
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House Republicans released a plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and replace it with a variety of measures previously endorsed by party leaders. http://bit.ly/28PK91J
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Well over one-third of atrial fibrillation patients who have a moderate to high risk for stroke are prescribed aspirin to lower this risk instead of oral anticoagulants, even though aspirin has no benefit for the prevention of Afib-related thromboembolism, researchers reported. http://bit.ly/28M6S2j
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Many Americans have been eating healthier over the last dozen years, but there are ethnic, educational, and income disparities when it comes to diet quality, according to a new study. http://bit.ly/28PCDDn
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