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Cancer Survivor Encourages Others to Heed the Signs

Last updated: 08/06/2019

After he finished digging out from a snowstorm last year, Steve Larson, 35, an active, healthy father of three from Eau Claire, Wisconsin, began developing what he thought were...

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Could a 'Manogram' Replace a Prostate Biopsy?

Last updated: 08/06/2019

Could imaging replace a painful biopsy in testing for prostate cancer? Such is the vision of Jelle Barentsz, MD, PhD, from the Radboud University Medical Center in Nijmegen,...

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Understanding Blood Pressure & Dialysis | Renal Support Network

Last updated: 08/06/2019

”Blood pressure” is the force of blood against your artery walls as it circulates through your body. Blood pressure (BP) normally rises and falls throughout the day. It can...

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How Often Should You Really Do HIIT Workouts?

Last updated: 08/06/2019

HIIT, or high-intensity interval training, wasn’t meant to be done every day. And if you’re able to actually bust out that level of intensity five, six, or seven days per week,...

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What Is Dehydration? Causes, Symptoms, Health Effects, Prevention, and Treatment | Everyday Health

Last updated: 08/06/2019

Which Groups of People Are at the Highest Risk for Dehydration? Dehydration can happen to anyone, but some groups of people are especially vulnerable, including: Infants and...

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3 myths about protein that you need to stop believing

Last updated: 08/05/2019

The word "protein" gets thrown around a lot by those looking to lose weight, build muscle, cut back on (or increase their intake of) meat, and address general health concerns....

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Alcohol and the prostate gland: Friend or foe?

Last updated: 08/05/2019

Dr. Parsons is professor of urology, division of urologic oncology, department of urology, Moores UCSD Comprehensive Cancer Center, La Jolla, CA. Patients have become voracious...

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DRE Is Still a Prognostic Tool for Prostate Cancer

Last updated: 08/05/2019

In the modern era of advanced imaging and genomics testing, the digital rectal exam (DRE) is still an "important" and clinically relevant prognostic test for prostate cancer,...

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Pharmacokinetics in children with chronic kidney disease

Last updated: 08/05/2019

pp 1–20 | Cite as Pharmacokinetics in children with chronic kidney disease Authors What’s New in Chronic Kidney Disease Abstract In children, the main causes of chronic kidney...

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Rapid Autopsy Offers New Insights into Advanced Bladder Cancer Research and Treatment

Last updated: 08/05/2019

There are many challenges facing the treatment of advanced bladder cancer due to the lack of information about the genomic differences between the varied advanced forms of the...

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