ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending Sept. 16, 2013:

New salvo in mammogram wars says young women should be screened Read article here

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Teens who beat obesity are at risk for eating disorders Read article here

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Combination Drugs Effectively Treat MERS Virus in Monkeys Read article here

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Nurse Practitioners lobby for guaranteed participation in health insurance marketplaces Read article here

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Needle sticks, sharps injuries:  An enormous drain on the healthcare system Read article here 

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Could low salt increase mortality rate? Read article here

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Do “manlier” men make worse dads? Read article here

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Why Sudden Cardiac Arrest Tend to Occur in the Morning Read article here

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How a liver disease most associated with alcoholism is now striking children Read article here

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Student Nurses Report Shoddy Infection Control Practices Read article here

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What your finger can tell about your heart risk factor Read article here

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FDA Ratchets Down on Prescribing of Oxycotin and Other Opioids Read article here

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Nursing Becomes More Specialized Read article here

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U.S. Faces Cancer Crisis – Report Suggests Read article here

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