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JOURNAL UPDATE

Yogurt Consumption Linked to Reduced CRC Adenoma Risk in Men

June 19, 2019. 12:00 PM CDT. Men with two or more servings of yogurt per week have reduced risk for conventional adenoma Read article

OTHER JOURNAL ARTICLES

Drug- and Alcohol-Related Deaths Higher After Bariatric Surgery

June 14, 2019 Standardized mortality rates from substance use higher after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Nitrate Pollution of Tap Water May Cause Thousands of Cancer Cases

June 12, 2019 Annual nitrate-attributable cases of CRC, ovarian, thyroid, kidney, bladder cancer ranged from 2,300 to 12,594

Weight Loss Surgery May Not Relieve Acid Reflux

June 12, 2019 Symptoms return in half of patients undergoing long-term follow-up after gastric bypass

Number of Cancer Survivors Set to Top 22 Million by 2030

June 11, 2019 Fifty-six percent of cancer survivors diagnosed within past 10 years; 64 percent aged ≥65

Diagnostic Yield of Lynch Syndrome Screening Drops With Age

June 11, 2019 Incremental diagnostic yield decreases substantially after 70 to 75 years; LS is rare after 80 years

Half an Hour of Sun Exposure Daily May Lower Risk for Pediatric IBD

June 10, 2019 Association holds when considering only those most recently diagnosed, Caucasians

Access to Health Care Has Little Impact on Longevity

June 10, 2019 Social, behavioral factors account for greater portion of premature mortality than does health care

Irritable Bowel Symptoms Tied to Intestinal, Brain Abnormalities

June 07, 2019 Factors have cumulative effect on symptoms as well as on quality of life

Parkinson Disease Incidence Lower in Hep C Patients Who Receive Antivirals

June 06, 2019 Advantage of interferon-based antiviral therapy reached statistical significance at five-year follow-up

Cholecystectomy Reduces Risk for Stroke in Patients With Gallstones

June 05, 2019 Asymptomatic and symptomatic gallstone patients have lower overall stroke risk after cholecystectomy

Young Male Adults Have Lower Cancer Burden Than Women

June 04, 2019 Incidence of all invasive cancers decreased among men aged 20 to 49 years, increased in women

Excess Cause-Specific Mortality Tied to Chronic Proton Pump Inhibitor Use

May 31, 2019 Excess mortality due to CVD, CKD, upper GI cancer for those with no indication for PPI use

Lupus Manifestations Appear to Differ by Race, Ethnicity

May 31, 2019 Increased risk for severe manifestations seen among blacks, Hispanics, and Asians/Pacific Islanders

Early-Onset CRC Rising Fastest for Whites in Western States

May 30, 2019 Neither increases in prevalence of obesity nor heavy alcohol consumption correlated with CRC trends

High Costs Associated With Physician Burnout in U.S.

May 30, 2019 Nationally, about $4.6 billion in costs are related to physician turnover, reduced clinical hours