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  • Feds tighten fluoride recommendation for water, but it remains a contentious ... - NJ.com

    The federal government on Monday lowered its standard for how much of the chemical compound fluoride should be in tap water. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services made final its new recommendation that the optimal amount of fluoride in ...

  • Study Shows Obesity More Likely In Children With More Than One Hour of TV ... - Diabetes Insider

    It is no big mystery that watching television can contribute to a more sedentary lifestyle, and that sedentary lifestyle can further contribute to many health issues including obesity. But most studies related to television watching and obesity have been on adults.

  • Benefits of HPV vaccine can be seen in high school girls, study says - Deseret News

    Years before the HPV vaccine prevents women from getting cervical cancer, it protects them against genital warts and cervical dysplasia, new research suggests. Years before the HPV vaccine prevents women from getting cervical cancer, it protects them ...

  • Hepatitis C linked to increased risk of liver cancer, other cancers - Medical News Today

    Researchers have long known that patients with hepatitis C are at increased risk of liver cancer. But a new study recently presented at the European Association for the Study of the Liver's 50th International Liver Congress in Vienna, Austria, finds hepatitis C ...

  • Fabry disease drug moves to FDA fast track - NephrologyNews.com

    Genzyme announced on Monday that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track designation for the development of GZ/SAR402671, a new investigational therapy for the treatment of Fabry disease. FDA's Fast Track Drug Development ...

  • Specific altered function in heart's left atrium may signal stroke risk in people with ... - News-Medical.net

    Stroke is a frequent and dreaded complication of atrial fibrillation. But predicting which of the estimated six million Americans with a-fib are at highest risk has long challenged physicians weighing stroke risk against the serious side effects posed by lifelong ...