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Stroke Rounds: Managing ICH

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:00am
(MedPage Today) -- A statin onboard may be a life-saver for intracerebral hemorrhage patients.

Morning Break: Ebola 'Contained' in Some Nations

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:45am
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the MedPage Today staff.

Morning Break: Ebola 'Contained' in Some Nations

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:45am
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the MedPage Today staff.

Questioning Medicine: Physician Roles in Lethal Injection (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 7:21pm
(MedPage Today) -- Joe Weatherly, DO, and Andrew Buelt, DO, co-producers of the podcast, Questioning Medicine, deconstruct issues confronting today's clinicians. In this guest blog, Weatherly gives his take on lethal injections.

Questioning Medicine: Physician Roles in Lethal Injection (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 7:21pm
(MedPage Today) -- Joe Weatherly, DO, and Andrew Buelt, DO, co-producers of the podcast, Questioning Medicine, deconstruct issues confronting today's clinicians. In this guest blog, Weatherly gives his take on lethal injections.

Antipsychotics for Dementia: CMS Says Use Less

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 6:27pm
(MedPage Today) -- Medicare and Medicaid say antipsychotics are still used too often on nursing home dementia units.

Antipsychotics for Dementia: CMS Says Use Less

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 6:27pm
(MedPage Today) -- Medicare and Medicaid say antipsychotics are still used too often on nursing home dementia units.

USPSTF: Screen Women for STDs (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 5:56pm
(MedPage Today) -- All sexually active young women should be screened for both chlamydia and gonorrhea, according to the USPSTF.

USPSTF: Screen Women for STDs (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 5:56pm
(MedPage Today) -- All sexually active young women should be screened for both chlamydia and gonorrhea, according to the USPSTF.

Artificial Sweeteners May Raise Diabetes Risk (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 5:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Consumption of noncaloric artificial sweeteners appeared to induce glucose intolerance in both mice and humans by altering gut microbiota, researchers reported.

Artificial Sweeteners May Raise Diabetes Risk (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 5:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Consumption of noncaloric artificial sweeteners appeared to induce glucose intolerance in both mice and humans by altering gut microbiota, researchers reported.

Sugar substitutes linked to obesity

news@nature - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 5:21pm

Artificial sweetener seems to change gut microbiome.

Nature 513 290 doi: 10.1038/513290a

Indian Mars craft prepares for orbit

news@nature - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 5:21pm

Mangalyaan aims to be Asia’s first successful Martian mission.

Nature 513 291 doi: 10.1038/513291a

ACC Softens on 'See It, Stent It'

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 4:36pm
(MedPage Today) -- The American College of Cardiology 'wisely' decided to re-think its 'Choosing Wisely' warning on total revascularization.

ACC Softens on 'See It, Stent It'

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 4:36pm
(MedPage Today) -- The American College of Cardiology 'wisely' decided to re-think its 'Choosing Wisely' warning on total revascularization.

RheumReports: Swollen Ears and Enbrel (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 4:33pm
(MedPage Today) -- A 46-year-old man with ankylosing spondylitis started treatment with etanercept. His back pain improved -- but then his ears began to swell. Welcome to the rheumatologist's strange world.

RheumReports: Swollen Ears and Enbrel (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 4:33pm
(MedPage Today) -- A 46-year-old man with ankylosing spondylitis started treatment with etanercept. His back pain improved -- but then his ears began to swell. Welcome to the rheumatologist's strange world.

Lifestyle Study Finds Significant Heart Benefit (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 3:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Swedish men who eat well, drink less, avoid tobacco, and exercise have a low risk for myocardial infarction.

Lifestyle Study Finds Significant Heart Benefit (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 3:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Swedish men who eat well, drink less, avoid tobacco, and exercise have a low risk for myocardial infarction.

Global initiative targets progressive multiple sclerosis

news@nature - Mon, 09/22/2014 - 2:21pm

Goal to develop treatments for a refractory form of the disease.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15948

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