ICYMI: “Chat-Worthy” News Recap

Recap for Week Ending Oct. 18, 2013:

Doctors search for vaccine to prevent breast cancer Read article here

vaccine

The Soaring Cost of a Simple Breath Read article here

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Simple things can reduce operating room patient infections Read article here

surgery

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Help Stomach Pain in Kids Read article here

stomachache

BPA Exposure Linked to Higher Rate of Miscarriage Read article here

bpa

Cruciferous Vegetable Compound Could Protect Against Radiation During Cancer Treatment Read article here

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Delaying Measles Vaccine Puts Children At Risk For Seizures Read article here

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Some Americans aren’t getting the right medicines, study finds Read article here

drugs

Drug Use Among Seniors Varies From Place To Place: How Geography Can Affect Your Health Read article here

druguse

Psychological Support Could Lead To Better Outcomes For Heart Patients Read article here

heartpatient

New blood test can detect lung and prostate cancers Read article here

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Blood test ‘detects sepsis in hours’ Read article here

sepsis

Why Are Today’s Teens More Susceptible To this STD? Read article here

herpes

Let There Be Light: Narrow Spectrum UV May Lower Risk of MRSA in Hospitals Read article here

mrsa

Early Warning: Detecting Alzheimer’s in the Blood and Brain Before Memory Loss Read article here

alzheimers

Retired NFL Players Show ‘Pronounced’ Brain Abnormalities Read article here

football

More young women serving as egg donors, report says Read article here

pregnancy

Nearly 800 surgical tools left in patients since 2005: Report Read article here

surgery

 

Same Gene Mutations Tied to 12 Cancers Read article here

cancer