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An Aspirin a Day May Cut Mortality in Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer

An Aspirin a Day May Cut Mortality in Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer

Significant association observed for high-risk cancers with no difference according to daily dose.

Highlights from the American College of Gastroenterology's 79th Annual Scientific Meeting

The conference featured presentations focusing on clinical updates in gastroenterology and hepatology as well as the latest advances in digestive health and gastrointestinal disorders.

Use of BMP Doesn't Impact Nonunion Rates Post Spine Fusion

Use of BMP Doesn't Impact Nonunion Rates Post Spine Fusion

Findings in large cohort of spinal fusion cases from integrated health care organization.

Learning Tool Helps Residents' Care of Substance Abuse

Learning Tool Helps Residents' Care of Substance Abuse

Improved attitudes, communication skills towards substance abuse disorders seen

Hypoglycemia Related to T2DM Doesn't Impact Brain Pathology

Hypoglycemia Related to T2DM Doesn't Impact Brain Pathology

Participants with symptomatic severe hypoglycemia have marginally significant less atrophy.

Are Fish Contributing to Antibiotic Resistance?

Are Fish Contributing to Antibiotic Resistance?

The fish you eat may be contributing to an increasingly worrisome public health issue: antibiotic resistance.

Hand Sanitizer + Restaurant Receipt Could Add Up to More BPA in the Body

Hand Sanitizer + Restaurant Receipt Could Add Up to More BPA in the Body

Endocrine-disrupting chemicals such as bisphenol A (BPA) can be found in many products, even in a restaurant receipt.

Doctors Often Unaware Their Patients Have Catheters

Doctors Often Unaware Their Patients Have Catheters

About 21 percent were unaware that a patient under their care had a central venous catheter.

Hospital Study Addresses 'Alarm Fatigue'

Hospital Study Addresses 'Alarm Fatigue'

2.5 million beeps, bleeps sounded in one month at one U.S. medical center.

Taking a 'Selfie' May Help With Dermatology Care

Taking a 'Selfie' May Help With Dermatology Care

E-mailing pics of atopic dermatitis lesions to physicians works nearly as well as in-person visits.