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Larger Women Have Nearly Three-Fold Higher Risk of A-Fib

April 11, 2017. 12:00 PM EST. Risk of atrial fibrillation rises along with body size, but remain low overall, researchers say Read article

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AACR: Atezolizumab Aids Some With Triple-Negative Breast CA

April 03, 2017 A minority of women with triple-negative tumors responded to atezolizumab, but they responded well

AACR: Regular Aspirin Use Linked to Lower Cancer Mortality

April 03, 2017 Regular aspirin use linked to lower risk of dying from cancer, especially colorectal, breast, prostate cancer

Nocturia May Be Reduced by Cutting Daily Intake of Salt

March 27, 2017 An easy way for patients to reduce nighttime urination and subsequent impact on sleep

Orthostatic Hypotension Linked to Later Dementia Risk

March 10, 2017 Middle-aged adults found 40 percent more likely to develop dementia over time

Poor Diet Blamed for 400,000 U.S. Cardiovascular Deaths in 2015

March 10, 2017 Adding healthy foods such as nuts, seeds, vegetables, whole grains might help

Gluten-Free Diet Linked to Higher Odds of Developing T2DM

March 09, 2017 People eating least amount of gluten found more likely to develop type 2 diabetes, researchers say

ACC: Sodium Intake Rising Among Patients With HTN

March 09, 2017 Average sodium intake more than double recommended daily limit for these patients

Lack of Fruits, Vegetables Ups Global Heart Disease Burden

March 08, 2017 New analysis finds low consumption linked to more lost years of healthy life

AAAAI: Obese Girls Appear to Be More Prone to Atopic Disease

March 07, 2017 But same is not true for obese boys, researchers find

AAAAI: Early-Life Secondhand Smoke May Up Food Allergy Risk

March 07, 2017 Exposure in early weeks of life appears to raise odds of developing signs of food allergies

SIR: Embolization for Fibroids Underused in the United States

March 06, 2017 From 2012 through 2013, hysterectomies were performed 65 times more often than embolization

AAAAI: Low Vitamin E in Mothers Can Up Asthma Risk in Offspring

March 06, 2017 Association strongest for the vitamin E isoform α-tocopherol, found in safflower, sunflower oils

AAN: Females at Higher Risk for Sports-Related Concussions

March 02, 2017 During study, 23 percent of the women and 17 percent of the men had at least one concussion

ASA: Male Stroke Patients Twice As Likely to Get Timely tPA

February 24, 2017 Researchers not sure why the disparity exists

AAN: Mercury in Seafood May Be Tied to Higher Risk of ALS

February 21, 2017 Certain types of seafood may be linked to the disease, early research suggests