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Study Finds 31 Percent Use No Opioids After Surgery - 2018-04-20
"Almost 63 percent of patients did not use opioids after having an elective procedure, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Surgical Association, held from April 19 to 21 in Phoenix." More

AHA: Infections Could Trigger Stroke in Pregnant Women During Delivery - 2018-04-20
"Pregnant women who have an infection when they enter the hospital for delivery might be at higher risk of having a stroke during their stay, according to new research." More

Even Organic Cotton Tampons Can Cause Toxic Shock: Study - 2018-04-20
"Although still exceedingly rare, menstrual toxic shock syndrome can be dangerous and has been tied to the use of tampons." More

Health Tip: Screening for Cancer in Older Adults - 2018-04-20
"Though a healthy diet and exercising regularly will help prevent cancer as you age, you shouldn't ignore cancer screening tests, the American Cancer Society warns." More

When Does Online Gaming Become an Addiction? - 2018-04-20
"For most, playing online video games is largely a harmless hobby. But a new review finds that some fall prey to what experts call "internet gaming disorder."" More

Most Smokers With Head and Neck Cancer Have Tried to Quit - 2018-04-19
"Most active smokers with head and neck squamous cell carcinoma have made one or more quit attempts, according to a study published online April 12 in JAMA Otolaryngology -- Head & Neck Surgery." More

Healthy Diet, Healthy Eyes - 2018-04-19
"Healthy eating may help preserve your vision as you age, eye experts say." More

Addictive Opioids Still Overprescribed After Surgery: Study - 2018-04-20
"Doctors continue to prescribe far too many opioid painkillers to patients following surgery, a new study indicates." More

Time-Related Deployment Factors Predict Suicide Attempt Risk - 2018-04-19
"For soldiers who have been deployed twice, suicide attempt risk is associated with timing of first deployment and dwell time (i.e., length between deployments), according to a study published online April 18 in JAMA Psychiatry." More

Number of Cigarettes Smoked Daily Tied to Stroke Risk - 2018-04-19
"There is a strong dose-response relationship between the number of cigarettes smoked daily and ischemic stroke risk among men younger than 50 years of age, according to a study published online April 19 in Stroke." More

Meditation: Different Approaches, Different Benefits - 2018-04-19
"Deep breathing is a great stress reliever, and the technique called mindfulness meditation is a helpful way to use breathing to get more in touch with your inner self." More

As Younger Men's Smoking Rises, So Does Their Stroke Risk - 2018-04-19
"Men under 50 who smoke cigarettes are increasing their risk for a stroke, researchers warn." More

Mild TBI May Increase Risk of Parkinson's Disease - 2018-04-18
"Mild traumatic brain injury is associated with increased risk of Parkinson's disease among military veterans, according to a study published online April 18 in Neurology." More

Just One Concussion Could Raise Parkinson's Risk - 2018-04-18
"If you've ever had a mild concussion, your risk of developing Parkinson's disease goes up by 56 percent, a new study of more than 300,000 U.S. veterans suggests." More

CDC: Asian U.S. Mothers More Likely to be Older, Married - 2018-04-18
"Non-Hispanic Asian mothers have distinct characteristics, some of which vary by Asian subgroup and place of birth, according to a National Vital Statistics Report published online April 18 by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention." More

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