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Opioids Now More Deadly for Americans Than Traffic Accidents

Opioids Now More Deadly for Americans Than Traffic Accidents

Preventable injuries are the third leading cause of death in the United States.

Employment, Earning Losses Noted After Cardiovascular Events

Employment, Earning Losses Noted After Cardiovascular Events

Fewer patients admitted to hospital for MI, cardiac arrest, stroke working at 3 years postevent

6 Key Strategies to Achieve a Work-Life Balance

6 Key Strategies to Achieve a Work-Life Balance

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Achieving a work-life balance can be difficult as a clinician. Here are 6 tips to get it right.

Exercise Linked to Reduced Mortality for Patients With Cancer

Exercise Linked to Reduced Mortality for Patients With Cancer

Mortality rate lower for habitually active patients and for those who started exercising after diagnosis

Endurance Exercise Tied to Anti-Aging at Cellular Level

Endurance Exercise Tied to Anti-Aging at Cellular Level

Effect seen with aerobic endurance and high-intensity training but not resistance training

Prevalence of Metabolically Healthy Adults in US Very Low

Prevalence of Metabolically Healthy Adults in US Very Low

Fewer than a third of normal-weight adults, 8% of overweight adults are metabolically healthy

Men Should Avoid 'Rhino' Sexual Enhancement Products, FDA Says

Men Should Avoid 'Rhino' Sexual Enhancement Products, FDA Says

Reports include chest pain, severe headaches, prolonged erections after taking Rhino products.

FDA: Another <i>E. coli</i> Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce

FDA: Another E. coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce

So far, 32 people across 11 states have become sick with E. coli after eating romaine lettuce.

Nocturia, Daytime Urinary Frequency Linked With Mortality

Nocturia, Daytime Urinary Frequency Linked With Mortality

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Men with nocturia have a 1.4-fold greater risk of death than men without nocturia, after adjustment for age and major comorbidities.

Nocturnal Polyuria Patients Produce More Urine Early On

Nocturnal Polyuria Patients Produce More Urine Early On

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For men with nocturnal polyuria, the rate of urine production dropped off as the night progressed.

Some Weather Conditions Linked to Myocardial Infarction Risk

Some Weather Conditions Linked to Myocardial Infarction Risk

Each one-standard deviation increase in air temperature tied to 2.8% reduction in MI risk

Recreational Marijuana Now Legal in Canada

Recreational Marijuana Now Legal in Canada

Canada is first major world economy to legalize recreational marijuana use

Basic Concepts in Nocturia

Basic Concepts in Nocturia

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International Continence Society (ICS) standards offer useful guidance for nocturia management, according to the authors of a new report.

Gardasil 9 Approved for Use in Women and Men 27 Through 45 Years Old

Gardasil 9 Approved for Use in Women and Men 27 Through 45 Years Old

The approval of the expanded age range was based on data from a clinical trial which evaluated the efficacy of Gardasil (quadrivalent human papillomavirus recombinant vaccine) in 3253 women 27-45 years of age with a median duration of follow-up of 3.5 years post-dose 3.

Daily Drinking Associated With Increased Mortality Risk

Daily Drinking Associated With Increased Mortality Risk

Minimum risk of low-level drinking frequency for all-cause mortality found to be about 3 times weekly.

Cancer Risk Varies for Hispanics, Including in Puerto Rico

Cancer Risk Varies for Hispanics, Including in Puerto Rico

Men in Puerto Rico have higher prostate cancer incidence rates than other Hispanics, non-Hispanic whites.

Alcohol, Tobacco Consumption Tied to Cancer Mortality

Alcohol, Tobacco Consumption Tied to Cancer Mortality

Over 20 years, a 1-L reduction in alcohol intake was linked to 3.9 percent drop in overall cancer mortality.

USPSTF: Evidence Lacking for Nontraditional CVD Risk Factors

USPSTF: Evidence Lacking for Nontraditional CVD Risk Factors

Insufficient evidence for adding to traditional CVD risk assessment in asymptomatic adults.

AMA Calls for Inclusive Family, Medical Leave Policies

AMA Calls for Inclusive Family, Medical Leave Policies

Association will advocate for policies inclusive of LGBTQ workers.

Marriage May Protect Against Cardiovascular Disease

Marriage May Protect Against Cardiovascular Disease

Association seen between marital status and risk, prognosis of coronary heart disease or stroke

Midlife Fitness Linked to Lower Risk of Depression, CVD Death

Midlife Fitness Linked to Lower Risk of Depression, CVD Death

Reduction also seen in CVD mortality with antecedent depression in association with high fitness level.

Missed Opportunities for HIV Diagnosis Among Those at Risk

Missed Opportunities for HIV Diagnosis Among Those at Risk

Men who have sex with men and persons who inject drugs report missed testing opportunities.

High Occupational Exercise Level Tied to Early Mortality in Men

High Occupational Exercise Level Tied to Early Mortality in Men

High-level occupational physical activity linked to 18% increased risk of early death in men only.

Older Adults Agree Sex Is Important Part of Relationships

Older Adults Agree Sex Is Important Part of Relationships

More than half of older adults surveyed agree that sex is important to their overall quality of life.

5 Healthy Lifestyle Habits Could Add &#62;10 Years to Life

5 Healthy Lifestyle Habits Could Add >10 Years to Life

Reduced risk for all-cause, cancer, cardiovascular mortality for adults with 5 vs 0 low-risk factors.

Higher Mortality Risk Seen for 'Night Owls'

Higher Mortality Risk Seen for 'Night Owls'

Higher prevalence of mortality, CV and metabolic dysfunction for definite evening type individuals

Review: Lowest Mortality Risk Seen With &#8804;100 g Alcohol/Week

Review: Lowest Mortality Risk Seen With ≤100 g Alcohol/Week

Alcohol consumption roughly linearly linked to higher risk of stroke, coronary disease, heart failure

Exercise Best Defense for Those at Genetic Risk for CVD

Exercise Best Defense for Those at Genetic Risk for CVD

Benefit of exercise against cardiovascular disease notable even among those at high genetic risk

Grilled Meats Increase Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Grilled Meats Increase Type 2 Diabetes Risk

Using open flames or high temps to cook red meat, chicken both linked to higher risk of T2DM

Marijuana Use Not Tied to Kidney Function

Marijuana Use Not Tied to Kidney Function

Researchers compared current and past marijuana use to never users.

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