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November 3, 2015

Study examines bacterial susceptibility to antibiotics used to treat gonorrhea

Although gonorrhea susceptibility to the antibiotic cefixime has been improving in recent years, suggesting a halt of a drift towards antibiotic resistance, data for 2014 indicates a worsening of susceptibility,…
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November 3, 2015

Endovascular intervention compared to standard treatment for stroke

In a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke, an endovascular intervention (such as use of a very small catheter to remove a blood clot)…
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November 3, 2015

Increase seen in prescription drug use in United States

Between 1999-2012, overall prescription drug use increased among US adults, with this increase seen for the majority of but not all drug classes, according to a study.
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November 3, 2015

Being moody may help us adapt to change

It's long been known that mood biases our judgments and perceptions, but this effect has usually been regarded as irrational or disadvantageous. A new theory argues that mood draws on…
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November 3, 2015

50 Things to Say to Yourself to Support Your Weight-Loss Journey

I've got that "Cheerleader" song stuck in my head, and it's true: on the quest to lose weight and get fit, you're your own best cheerleader. Because if you don't…
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November 3, 2015

Khloé Kardashian Is a Fan of a Pretty Weird Weight-Loss Method

While promoting her upcoming talk show Kocktails with Khloé on FYI, Khloé Kardashian sat down with Yahoo Style's Joe Zee to chat about her body image, sibling competitiveness, and some…
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November 3, 2015

Khloé Kardashian’s Thoughts on Body Confidence Are Seriously Refreshing

While promoting her upcoming talk show Kocktails with Khloé on FYI, Khloé Kardashian sat down with Yahoo Style's Joe Zee to chat about her body image, sibling competitiveness, and some…
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November 3, 2015

National survey of Americans’ health app use shows technology’s promise and weakness

Like the treadmills and stationary bikes that become rec room coatracks, fitness and other health-related smartphone apps are acquired in large numbers by Americans, but over time, many are left…
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November 3, 2015

Only one in five U.S. pancreatic cancer patients get this key blood test at diagnosis

Only one in five U.S. pancreatic cancer patients receive a widely available, inexpensive blood test at diagnosis that can help predict whether they are likely to have a better or…
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November 3, 2015

Researcher develops a painter’s palette of winter-hardy hibiscus colors

Like an artist using the paint on a palette, one researcher is mixing pollen to create a flowering masterpiece in the form of tropically colored winter-hardy hibiscus. Three years after…
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