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Overcoming Weight Bias in the Management of Patients With Diabetes and Obesity

Last updated: 03/12/2019

Rising obesity rates in the past several decades have been paralleled with increasing evidence of bias, stigma, and discrimination toward individuals with obesity (1). Weight...

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To help prevent cancer, SCCA dietitians urge healthy eating

Last updated: 03/12/2019

Wouldn’t it be great if there were a magic food you could eat to prevent cancer? It turns out that this is not necessarily pie-in-the-sky thinking. In fact, healthy eating plays...

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Lowering Colorectal Cancer Risk with Diet and Lifestyle

Last updated: 03/11/2019

Lowering Colorectal Cancer Risk with Diet and Lifestyle Research finds processed meats such as hot dogs increase risk while whole grains lower the risk. WASHINGTON, D.C. –...

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Transitioning adolescents to adult nephrology care: a systematic review of the experiences of adolescents, parents, and health professionals

Last updated: 03/11/2019

pp 1–13 | Cite as Transitioning adolescents to adult nephrology care: a systematic review of the experiences of adolescents, parents, and health professionals Authors What’s New...

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Sexual health, urinary incontinence and the psychosocial impact of prostate cancer – Us TOO addresses the elephant in the room

Last updated: 03/11/2019

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men worldwide. Approximately 165,000 men in the U.S. and 1.3 million men worldwide were diagnosed with prostate cancer in...

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Developing Age Combating Autophagy Boosting Therapies

Last updated: 03/11/2019

In collaboration with Apollo Ventures biotech incubator that supports longevity research and treatments for age related disease, the biotech startup Samsara Therapeutics has...

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Long-Term Use of Low-Dose Aspirin May Lower PCa Mortality - Renal and Urology News

Last updated: 03/11/2019

Use of low-dose aspirin after a diagnosis of prostate cancer (PCa) is not associated with overall reduced PCa mortality risk, but long-term use might lower the risk,...

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Use of Clavien-Dindo classification in urology part 2 – upper tract

Last updated: 03/11/2019

A classification system of surgical complications was proposed by Clavien in 1992 [1] and further modified by Dindo in 2004 [2]. Clavien-Dindo classification has since then been...

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Intense ADT Prior to RP May Improve Outcomes in Locally Advanced PCa - Renal and Urology News

Last updated: 03/11/2019

Intense androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) prior to radical prostatectomy (RP) in locally advanced prostate cancer may result in favorable pathologic responses in some patients,...

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Update on ADT in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Last updated: 03/11/2019

Update on ADT in Advanced Prostate Cancer Published 27 February 2019 Prostate cancer is the leading incident cancer among men, and population growth and aging have fueled a 40%...

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