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Unmarried Cancer Patients Are Less Likely to Receive Optimal Treatment

Many Young Women With Breast Cancer Face Financial Hardship, Make Employment Decisions Based on...

A study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention found that a breast cancer diagnosis in young women creates a financial hardship, leading to...
milk, Long-Term Family Opioid Use Poses a High Risk of Adolescent Opioid Dependency Following Surgery

Dairy Milk Intake May Increase Risk of Breast Cancer in Women

A new study observed a correlation between consumption of dairy milk and breast cancer risk in women. However, consumption of soy milk did not...
Which Breast Cancer Patients Are Least Likely to Adhere to Endocrine Therapy?

Which Breast Cancer Patients Are Least Likely to Adhere to Endocrine Therapy?

A new study examined factors associated with non-adherence to endocrine therapy among breast cancer patients. “For women with hormone receptor positive breast cancer, long‐term endocrine...
concentration, vitamin D, Can Too Many Vitamins Increase Hip Fracture Risk?

Here’s How Vitamin D Status Affects Back Pain and Disc Degeneration in Postmenopausal Women

A retrospective study published in Menopause examined how serum vitamin D concentration affects lumbar disc degeneration (LDD) and low back pain (LBP) in postmenopausal...
HPV vaccine, LAIV4 Vaccine Not Effective in Preventing Flu in Children

Even Just One Dose of HPV Vaccine May Help Protect Against Cervical Cancer

The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine is typically given in multiple doses to protect females against certain strains of the disease, some of which could...
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Rheum Round-up: ‘Timing Matters’ in JIA, Maternal Smoking Impacts Offspring Fracture Risk, and more

Here are the top stories recently covered by DocWire News in the Rheumatology section. In this edition, read about the significance of treatment timing...
cigarette, Maternal Smoking May Increase the Risk of Fracture in Offspring

Smoking During Pregnancy May Increase the Risk of Fracture in Offspring During First Year...

A new study assessed the effect of maternal smoking on offspring during different stages of life. The researchers concluded that children born to mothers...

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