1409 Articles Matching "linked"

Childhood bullying linked to suicide risk for teens

Jan 17, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Adolescents who experienced severe bullying by their peers earlier in childhood may be more likely to suffer from depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts than teens who weren’t routinely victimized by other kids, a Canadian study suggests....
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Maps Of Opioid-Related HIV Outbreak Show The Multiple Times It Could Have Been Stopped

Jan 17, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
New visualizations of Indiana's HIV outbreak that was linked to the opioid crisis give a clearer picture of who was affected and how it spread....
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Breast-Feed Now, Stave Off Diabetes Later

Jan 17, 2018 , WebMD
In babies, breast-feeding has been linked to a reduced risk for infections, type 1 and type 2 diabetes, some cancers and childhood overweight and...
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Nurse Staffing Levels Linked To Patient Satisfaction

Jan 13, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Satisfaction with care in hospitals declines when patients believe there are not enough nurses on wards, according to a new study based on the NHS Inpatient Survey published in the BMJ Open. Only 14% of patients who reported there was never or rarely enough nurses on the hospital ward rated their c......
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Pregnant Women Getting UTI Meds Linked to Defects

Jan 13, 2018 , WebMD
The antibiotics -- trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (Bactrim) and nitrofurantoin (Macrobid) -- have been linked to a small risk for birth defects in pregnant women when given in the first...
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Hormone Therapy May Ease Depression Linked to Menopause

Jan 12, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Hormone Therapy May Ease Depression Linked to MenopauseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/11/2018 12:00:00...
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Increased stress at work linked to higher risk of diabetes

Jan 12, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Workers who experience an increase in stress on the job over time may be more likely to develop diabetes than their coworkers who don’t, a recent study suggests....
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Mom’s age at birth linked to daughter’s later childlessness

Jan 11, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Moms who have children later in life are more likely to have daughters who don’t have kids, according to a new study....
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Common Pain Reliever Use During Pregnancy Linked To Language Delay In Girls

Jan 11, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
In the first study of its kind, researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai found an elevated rate of language delay in girls at 30 months old born to mothers who used acetaminophen during pregnancy, but not in boys. This is the first study to examine language development in relati......
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Green Leafy Vegetables Linked to Slower Cognitive Decline

Jan 10, 2018 , RxList
Eating 1 serving of green leafy vegetables per day may help to slow cognitive decline with aging, a new study...
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Obesity linked with disability after joint surgery

Jan 10, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - People who undergo joint surgery, such as joint replacements for arthritis, are more likely to become dependent in the years following surgery if they are obese, researchers say....
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Green Leafy Vegetables, Slower Cognitive Decline

Jan 10, 2018 , eMedicine Health
Green Leafy Vegetables Linked to Slower Cognitive...
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Jan 09, 2018 , RxList
Pyridoxine is a vitamin used for preventing and treating low levels of pyridoxine (pyridoxine deficiency) and the "tired blood" (anemia) that may result. It is also used for heart disease; high cholesterol; reducing blood levels of homocysteine, a chemical that might be linked to heart disease; and helping clogged arteries stay open after a balloon procedure to unblock them...
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Study Links Asthma And Allergic Rhinitis With Cataracts

Jan 07, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
In a study that investigated the association between allergic diseases and ophthalmologic diseases in 14,776 adults, asthma and allergic rhinitis were each associated with a 50% increased likelihood of having cataracts. Atopic dermatitis was not linked with cataracts in the Journal of Dermatology st......
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While Cancer Deaths Are Decreasing, U.S.’s No. 2 Killer Still Remains Formidable Foe

Jan 06, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Experts credit a decline in tobacco use for the improved rates, along with breakthrough drugs that have improved the chance of surviving a diagnosis. In other public health news: the IV bag shortage linked to the hurricane in Puerto Rico may be over soon; a study finds that antioxidants don't ease muscles after exercise; and...
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New Clues About Why Sleep Loss Is Linked To Depression, Anxiety

Jan 06, 2018 , Forbes
Depression and sleep problems go hand in hand. A new study offers new insights about the...
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State Highlights: N.H. Hospitals Hit Hard By IV Bag Shortages Linked To Hurricane Maria; Partners HealthCare’s Plan To Acquire Hospital To Get AG Scrutiny

Jan 05, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Tennessee, Florida, Texas and New...
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Rare Forms Of ‘Thunder' Protein May Be Linked To Schizophrenia

Jan 04, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Researchers at Johns Hopkins Medicine report they have identified rare genetic variations in a protein called Thorase, which is responsible for breaking down receptors at the connections between neurons in the brain. By targeting Thorase’s function, the scientists say they have successfully reversed......
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Immune cells linked to very early spread of breast cancer

Jan 03, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Normal immune cells that live near milk ducts in healthy breast tissue may play a key role in helping early breast cancer cells leave the breast for other parts of the body, researchers say....
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Short-Term Exposure To Low Levels Of Air Pollution Linked With Premature Death Among US Seniors

Jan 03, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Short-term exposures to fine particulate air pollution and ozone—even at levels well below current national safety standards—were linked to higher risk of premature death among the elderly in the US according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The risk was even higher am......
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