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PHILADELPHIA, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Frank H.
Treating very young infants with antibiotics may predispose them to being overweight in childhood.
Researchers at NYU School of Medicine have identified a target for slowing the progression of multiple myeloma by using currently available drugs.
Voluminous research literature attests to the multiple negative consequences of maternal depression and depressive symptoms for the health and development of children.
In a surprising finding with significant implications for older women, researchers at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and NYU School of Medicine have found that high levels of triglycerides (blood fats) are the strongest risk factor for the most common type of stroke in older women – more of a risk factor than elevated levels of total cholesterol or of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol (known as "bad" cholesterol).
When it comes to taking prescribed medications for hypertension, a patient's self confidence could be as important as doctor's orders.
Thrombotic (clotting) and bleeding events are complications that may occur after surgery.
Exposure to secondhand smoke is associated with a heightened risk of hearing loss among teenagers, researchers report in the July issue Archives of Otolaryngology.
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