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Insured patients get earlier cancer diagnoses. May 15, 2008 452
Cost sharing cuts compliance on mammograms: mammography rates in plans that adopted cost sharing dropped 5% vs. a 3% rise in plans that did not. Mar 15, 2008 740
U.S. Ca death rates dropped from 1990 to 2005. Mar 15, 2008 805
Study links acupuncture to improved IVF results. Mar 1, 2008 685
Stop-smoking drug gets suicide warning. Feb 15, 2008 567
Diet soda strongly tied to metabolic syndrome. Feb 15, 2008 569
Abortions fewer, but still 20% of pregnancies. Jan 1, 2008 695
Alcohol test may be condemning the abstinent. Jul 15, 2006 1108
Antidepressant benefit may show within 2 weeks. Jul 1, 2006 615
FDA approves varenicline for smoking cessation. Jun 1, 2006 649
Two Brazilian diet supplements test as tainted. Brief article Feb 15, 2006 254
U.S. sees increase in syphilis and chlamydia rates: gonorrhea rate falls but resistance an issue. Dec 1, 2005 714
Gum chewing speeds postop ileus resolution. Dec 1, 2005 341
Change in color can be earliest sign of melanoma. Dec 1, 2005 299
Compliance plan set for teratogenic acne drug. Sep 15, 2005 573
Low calcium intake prevalent in women despite socioeconomic status. Sep 1, 2005 282
Herpes spread compounded by ignorance. Sep 1, 2005 563
Mifeprex warnings updated in wake of four deaths: sepsis identified as cause of death. Aug 15, 2005 710
Breast ca survivors may see rise in angiosarcoma. Aug 15, 2005 617
'Vanishing twin' in IVF pregnancies tied to low birth weight in remaining twin. Jul 15, 2005 287
Presumed IBS may be missed pelvic floor dysfunction. Jul 15, 2005 471
SSRIs may be tied to upper, lower GI bleeding: 'true magnitude of the risk is yet to be determined' as patients tended to use other drugs with similar risks. Jul 15, 2005 404
Teens tap Rutgers Web site with questions on sex; site visitors pegged at 60,000 per day. Jul 1, 2005 627
Statins: 50% lower risk of esophageal, pancreatic cancer. Jul 1, 2005 304
OCs said to pose no heart risk for teens. Jun 15, 2005 318
Accuracy of genetic diagnoses made using FISH varies. Jun 15, 2005 305
Simple nasal wash is considered effective for sinusitis, expert says. Jun 15, 2005 354
Baby boomers may overwhelm entire U.S. medical system. Jun 15, 2005 562
DNA microarray suggests two forms of endometriosis. Jun 1, 2005 370
Depression found common in adolescent mothers in first year after giving birth. Jun 1, 2005 300
MRSA necrotizing pneumonia cases 'not subtle'. Jun 1, 2005 547
M. genitalium infects 11% of sexually active teens. May 15, 2005 397
Condom use curbs duration of HPV infection. May 15, 2005 444
Avoid bulking agents in diarrhea-predominant IBS. May 15, 2005 588
OC use not linked to depression in adolescents. May 1, 2005 367
Outpatient PID treatment dicey with adolescents. Brief Article May 1, 2005 243
First-trimester Doppler predicts IUGR. Apr 15, 2005 291
Obese women at increased risk of fetal loss after 20 weeks' gestation. Apr 15, 2005 382
Asians react differently to oral glucose test. Apr 15, 2005 402
Failed glyburide trial in gestational diabetes not tied to long-term harm. Apr 15, 2005 447
New tests for down syndrome, preterm labor: experimental technologies diagnose Down syndrome and assess amniotic fluid to predict preterm delivery. Apr 15, 2005 497
Long induction considered safe, does not increase morbidity. Apr 15, 2005 547
Sickle cell trait linked to placental problems. Apr 15, 2005 314
Mobile ultrasound screening gains acceptance: the units are said to offer affordably priced screening tests that medicare does not routinely reimburse. Apr 15, 2005 1001
Aneuploidy rate rises with miscarriage rate. Apr 1, 2005 205
Benefits of prenatal steroids seen beyond 7 days. Apr 1, 2005 601
Amnioinfusion trial fails to prevent meconium aspiration. Mar 15, 2005 282
Nuchal translucency predicts fetal heart disease: when screening is added to first-trimester exam, it can pick up defects that otherwise would have been missed. Mar 15, 2005 363
Incidence of RDS greater in preterm ART twins. Mar 15, 2005 284
Prior C-section associated with worse outcomes: ICU admission, postpartum infection cited. Mar 1, 2005 478
Early delivery improves mortality among twins. Mar 1, 2005 302
GnRH agonist may curb ovarian failure in lupus. Mar 1, 2005 653
Colon cancer screening practices shown deficient. Feb 15, 2005 707
Injectable sumatriptan works after oral form fails. Feb 1, 2005 329
Study: migraine underdiagnosed in HMO population. Feb 1, 2005 294
Critics question reported heart protection from OCs. Jan 15, 2005 658
OC may protect against the development of rheumatoid factor. Jan 15, 2005 252
Alendronate, risedronate compared in BMD trial: the 1-year study did not provide data on fractures; clinical relevance of BMD findings questioned. Jan 1, 2005 448
Three deaths prompt new warnings for mifepristone; FDA: no causation proved in any events. Dec 15, 2004 691
ASCO: aromatase inhibitor can replace tamoxifen. Dec 15, 2004 397
Less frequent dosing improved bisphosphonate compliance. Dec 15, 2004 737
Two studies link SSRIs to substantial bone loss: patients taking the antidepressants had bone loss comparable to that associated with glucocorticoid tx. Dec 1, 2004 474
Alcohol tied to bone density gain. Nov 15, 2004 286
Weight-loss drugs not enough in type 2 diabetes. Nov 15, 2004 497
Colorado avoids malpractice crisis. Nov 1, 2004 1166
No rapid bone loss seen in year after HT is stopped: still have a reduced rate of bone fractures. Nov 1, 2004 387
Survey suggests maternal diet may affect all. Nov 1, 2004 351
Breast-feeding may protect against drug reactions. Oct 15, 2004 303
Congenital syphilis declined between 2000 and 2002. Oct 15, 2004 443
Young, nonobese PCOS patients have cardiac risk. Oct 15, 2004 214
Drugs of limited use in female sex dysfunction. Oct 1, 2004 612
The silicone ring pessary called most useful for majority of women with vaginal prolapse. Oct 1, 2004 756
Gene identified as crucial for female sexual development. Oct 1, 2004 421
Plaintiffs' lawyers get more sophisticated, win more cases. Oct 1, 2004 404
Proper cup placement: technique called key to vacuum delivery success. Sep 15, 2004 625
Expert offers management guidelines: ambulatory care of high-risk pregnancies is evolving. Sep 15, 2004 975
Venereal warts: downplay cancer risk with HPV infection. Sep 15, 2004 435
Latin America, Great Britain: trends abroad suggest more elective C-sections in U.S. Sep 1, 2004 387
Women want to avoid pelvic floor injury: expert outlines risks, benefits of elective cesarean. Sep 1, 2004 770
Motor vehicle accidents: clinical signs can flag some injuries that are missed by ultrasound. Sep 1, 2004 444
Migraine most prevalent: headache common in fibromyalgia. Aug 1, 2004 212
Delay oral contraceptive use: improve diet first in athletic amenorrhea. Aug 1, 2004 571
Up to 4 years after surgery: depression linked to late chronic mastectomy pain. Jul 1, 2004 234
Racial/gender differences contended: studies highlight pain Tx disparities. Jun 15, 2004 771
Prevent, relieve lower back pain: data support benefits of core strengthening exercises. Jun 1, 2004 773
Limitations of studies highlighted: don't throw away dust mite mattress covers yet. Jun 1, 2004 541
Study found 2% rate: second sulfonamide reaction less common. May 15, 2004 450
Evidence-based medicine: group rates efficacy of herbs. Mar 15, 2004 858
Mind-body medicine: physicians urged to note patients' stress. Mar 15, 2004 779
'Concerning and confusing': study shows HT linked to breast Ca recurrence; Experts divided over study's implications. Mar 1, 2004 851
Study of 196 women: HT patch has less impact on coagulation factors. Mar 1, 2004 204
NAMS outlines alternative Tx for hot flashes: lifestyle changes. Feb 15, 2004 868
Delaying pregnancies by a few years might prevent congenital CMV infections: poor, minority women. Feb 1, 2004 389
Scant outcome data on metformin in PCOS teens; expert opinion. Oct 1, 2003 375
Report: classes best way to promote breast-feeding: start in prenatal period. Sep 1, 2003 625
More frequent coitus linked to HPV persistence: greater number of partners. Aug 15, 2003 344
FDA acts to speed approval of more generics. Jul 15, 2003 680
One-fourth of teens may have bacterial vaginosis. (Sexual Activity not a Prerequisite). Jul 1, 2003 333
Douching after sex linked to bacterial vaginosis. (BV Risk Doubled). Jul 1, 2003 211
Monkeypox exposure? Offer smallpox vaccine. (Pregnancy not a Contraindication). Jul 1, 2003 824

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