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Insidermedicine is a physician-led news organization that allows you to keep on top of the latest evidence-based medical information by watching our unique videos that are created each weekday by our team of medical experts. Our goal is to reach patients, students, doctors, and other healthcare professionals around the world to ensure that each is receiving a daily health and medical update. Our content is streamed in H.264 encoded video (suitable for iPod playback) and MP3 audio-only format. (This is the audio-only version.) Visit us on the web at http://www.insidermedicine.com, and look for our Podcasts in the iTunes Music Store!

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Insidermedicine is a physician-led news organization that allows you to keep on top of the latest evidence-based medical information by watching our unique videos that are created each weekday by our team of medical experts. Our goal is to reach patients, students, doctors, and other healthcare professionals around the world to ensure that each is receiving a daily health and medical update. Our content is streamed in H.264 encoded video (suitable for iPod playback) and MP3 audio-only format. (This is the audio-only version.) Visit us on the web at http://www.insidermedicine.com, and look for our Podcasts in the iTunes Music Store!
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2015-05-22 23:00
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22.05.2015

More than one third of US adults may have metabolic syndrome

(May 22, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From California - Over one third of all US adults are estimated to have metabolic syndrome, according to research published in JAMA. Researchers reviewed data from 2003-2012 taken from the National Health and Nutritio...
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22.05.2015

Cholesterol drug may lower risk of stroke

(May 22, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From France - A new report published in the BMJ finds that cholesterol drugs may lower risk of stroke. Researchers followed over 7,400 men and and women with an average age of 74 years. Participants had no history of v...
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21.05.2015

Mediterranean diet associated with improved cognitive function

(May 21, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Madrid - Eating nuts or olive oil with the Mediterranean diet may improve cognitive functioning in older adults, according to a report published in JAMA Internal Medicine. Researchers studied over 400 healthy volun...
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21.05.2015

Fitness may delay onset of high cholesterol

(May 21, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Texas - A new report published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology finds that cardiorespiratory fitness may delay high cholesterol. Researchers studied data taken from the Aerobics Centre Longitudi...
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20.05.2015

Weight loss through commuting to work by walking, biking, or public transit

(May 20, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From the UK - Commuting to work by walking, bike or public transport can help people lose weight , according to a report published in the Journal of Epidemiology& Community Health. Researchers examined data on over ...
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19.05.2015

Analysis of frequent users of the ER

(May 19, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Alberta - People who frequently visit emergency care are at raised risk of death, according to a report published in the Emergency Medicine Journal. Researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 31 studies from 1990-201...
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19.05.2015

A healthy lifestyle after bowel cancer improves outcomes

(May 19, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From London - A healthy lifestyle may decrease mortality after bowel cancer, according to a new report in BMC Medicine. Studying data on over half a million participants researchers constructed a score based on a number...
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18.05.2015

Statins may slow prostate cancer progression

(May 18, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Boston -  Statins may help slow prostate cancer progression, according to a report published in JAMA Oncology. Researchers studied nearly 1,000 prostate cancer patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy. Resu...
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18.05.2015

Epilepsy drug shows promise for Alzheimer's

(May 18, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From British Columbia - A new report published in Alzheimer’s Research& Therapy finds that an epilepsy drug may have potential in treating Alzheimer’s disease. Researchers studied a rodent model with Alzheimer’s dis...
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15.05.2015

Treating diabetic macular edema (DME) with ranibizumab

(May 15, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Pennsylvania - Research published in Ophthalmology examines the cost-effectiveness of treating diabetic macular edema with ranibizumab. Researchers reviewed data from the RISE and RIDE clinical trials. They perform...
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14.05.2015

Reducing C Difficile Infections

(May 14, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Chicago - Oral administration of harmless C difficile spores can reduce recurrence of the infection, according to a report published in JAMA. Researchers studied 173 patients who were diagnosed with CDI. Participan...
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13.05.2015

New Treatment for Hepatitis C

(May 13, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From North Carolina -  A new report published in JAMA finds a novel treatment that can clear hepatitis C infection in liver cirrhosis patients. Researchers studied over 200 liver cirrhosis patients, over 100 of whom had...
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12.05.2015

New screening method may pick up twice as many ovarian cancers

(May 12, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From the UK - A novel screening method for ovarian cancer may pick up twice as many cancers, according to a report published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology. Researchers studied over 46,000 women, randomly assigni...
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11.05.2015

Report examines concussions in youth and college football games

(May 11, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Indianapolis - Research published in JAMA Pediatrics examines the incidence of concussions during youth and college football games. Researchers studied 118 youth football teams, 96 secondary school teams and 24 ...
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11.05.2015

AIDS patients at higher risk of AMD

(May 11, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From New York - A new report published in the American Journal of Ophthalmology finds that patients AIDS are are heightened risk of age-related macular degeneration. Researchers studied nearly 2,000 AIDS patients betw...
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5.05.2015

Inattention linked to lower academic scores

(May 5, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From the UK - Inattention at age seven may be linked to lower academic performance in adolescence, according to a new report in the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Parents and teachers...
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4.05.2015

Sweetened beverages increase the risk of diabetes

(May 4, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From the UK - Both artificial and sugar sweetened beverages may increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a new report in Diabetologia. With the help of over 25,000 people who were followed for 11 yea...
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4.05.2015

Distraction with a mobile device may reduce pain during minor surgery

(May 4, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From New York - Using a mobile device during a minor surgery with a local anesthetic may help to reduce perceived pain, according to a report publish in the journal Pain Medicine. Participants were broken in to 4 groups...
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1.05.2015

Lung cancer surgery may increase risk of blood clots

(May 1, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Hamilton - Lung cancer surgery patients are at significant increased risk of blood clots, according to a report presented at the American Association for Thoracic Surgery annual meeting. Researchers studied nearly 2...
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1.05.2015

COPD raises risk of sudden cardiac death

(May 1, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From the Netherlands - Research published in the European Heart Journal finds that COPD raises risk of sudden cardiac death. Researchers studied over 15,000 people over the age of 45. They found that COPD patients were a...
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30.04.2015

Breastfeeding may reduce cancer recurrence

(April 30, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From California - A new report published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute finds that breastfeeding may lower risk of breast cancer recurrence. Researchers studied over 1,600 breast cancer patients, revi...
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29.04.2015

Deaths from cirrhosis decreasing

(April 29, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From North Carolina - According to a new report in Gastroenterology, deaths from cirrhosis and liver failure in the US are decreasing. Researchers examined data on over 780,000 hospitalizations between 2002 and 2010 d...
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28.04.2015

Macular degeneration and medium drusen

(April 28, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Sydney - Research published in JAMA Ophthalmology examines the natural course and progression of medium sized drusen in age-related macular degeneration. Researchers studied over 3,600 individuals over the age of...
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28.04.2015

Possible cause for some cases of asthma discovered

(April 28, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From the UK - A new report published in Science Translational Medicine identifies a potential root cause and novel treatment for some cases of asthma. Researchers studied a mouse model and used human airway tissue fro...
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24.04.2015

Osteoporosis linked to increased risk of hearing loss

(April 24, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Taiwan - Osteoporosis patients are at raised risk of hearing loss, according to a report published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism. Researchers reviewed medical records of over 10,000 oste...
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23.04.2015

MS patient eyesight protected by phenytoin

(April 23, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From England - A new report presented at the American Academy of Neurology's annual meeting finds that a drug used to treat epilepsy may help protect eyesight in MS patients. Researchers studied 86 MS patients with ac...
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21.04.2015

Unnecessary testing preformed on some cataract patients

(April 21, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From California - Research published in the NEJM finds that unnecessary preoperative testing is done on cataract patients, even if it is not indicated. Researchers studied over 440,000 patients undergoing cataract sur...
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20.04.2015

Sleep apnea and snoring linked to cognitive decline

(April 20, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From New York - A new report published in Neurology finds that heavy snoring and sleep apnea may predict earlier memory and thinking decline. Researchers studied the medical histories of over 2,400 people between the ...
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17.04.2015

Gestational diabetes and autism spectrum disorder risk

(April 17, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From California - According to research published in JAMA, gestational diabetes raises risk of autism in the child. Researchers studied over 320,000 children born between 28 and 44 weeks. Children were followed for 5....
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16.04.2015

Stillbirth risk among immigrants

(April 16, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Toronto - A new report published in the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Canada finds that country of origin may affect risk of stillbirth.Researchers reviewed data from all deliveries in Ontario from 2002 to...
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15.04.2015

Depression and diabetes associated with dementia

(April 15, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Seattle - Depression and diabetes both raise risk of dementia, according to a report published in JAMA Psychiatry. Researchers studied data on over 2.4 million individuals. Participants were 50 years and older an...
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15.04.2015

Arginine may play role in Alzheimer's disease

(April 15, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From North Carolina - The amino acid arginine may play a role in Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new report in the Journal of Neuroscience. Using a mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease, researchers found that a type...
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14.04.2015

Mitral valve replacements in adults

(April 14, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From New York - A new study in published in JAMA elucidates the differing risk profiles of the two available mitral valve replacements, among non-elderly adults. Between the two possible replacement valves types, mech...
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9.04.2015

'Treat and extend' regimen for macular degeneration

(April 9, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Australia - A new report published in Ophthalmology examines the two-year outcomes of a'treat and extend' treatment regimen for age-related macular degeneration. Researchers studied over 1,000 patients who were re...
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9.04.2015

MRI screening for pancreatic cancer

(April 9, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Sweden - Research published in JAMA Surgery examines MRI Screening for those at high risk of pancreatic caner. Researchers studied 40 patients, 38 who had an increased risk of pancreatic cancer based on family h...
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8.04.2015

Different types of BRCA 1 and 2 mutations affect risk of breast and ovarian cancer

(April 8, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Philadelphia - A new report published in JAMA finds that risk of breast or ovarian cancer may be different depending on the type of BRCA 1/2 mutation. Researchers studied over 31,000 women, nearly 20,000 who car...
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8.04.2015

Pesticide exposure linked to heart disease

(April 8, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Portugal - Pesticide exposure may raise risk of heart disease, according to a report published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology& Metabolism. Researchers studied fat tissue and blood samples from over...
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9.03.2015

Report examines link between retinal vein occlusion and stroke

(March 9, 2015 - Insidermedicine ) From Korea - Research published in Ophthalmology examines risk of stroke following retinal vein occlusion. Researchers studied data on over one million individuals. Participants with retinal vein occlusion were compa...
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7.03.2015

Mediterranean diet cuts of heart disease in half

(March 6, 2015 - Insidermedicine)From Greece - A new report presented at the American College of Cardiology's scientific sessions finds that the Mediterranean diet reduces risk of heart disease by nearly 50%. Researchers studied data on over 2,500 adul...
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6.03.2015

Drinking coffee may reduce risk of clogged arteries

(March 5, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From South Korea - Coffee consumption may lower risk of clogged arteries, according to a report published in Heart, Researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 36 studies, comprised of over 25,000 men and women with an a...
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4.03.2015

Bariatric surgery affects a woman's risk of pregnancy complications

(March 3, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Sweden - Weight loss surgery affects a woman's risk of pregnancy complications, according to a report published in the NEJM. Researchers studied nearly 600 pregnancies among women who had undergone bariatric sur...
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21.02.2015

New stroke procedure greatly improves outcomes

(February 20, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Calgary - A clot retrieval procedure, known as endovascular treatment (ET), has been shown to greatly improve outcomes among stroke patients, according to research published in the NEJM. Researchers from the...
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13.02.2015

Increase in newborn opioid withdrawal

(February 12, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Toronto - A new report published in CMAJ Open finds a dramatic increase in the number of newborns suffering from opioid withdrawal. Researchers studied the occurrence of newborn opioid withdrawal in Ontario ...
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12.02.2015

Breastfeeding prepares baby better for solid food

(February 11, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From North Carolina - A new report published in Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology finds that breastfeeding helps prepare a baby's gut for solid food. Researchers studied stool samples and diet info...
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5.01.2015

Cigarettes responsible for 3 in 10 cancer deaths

(January 5, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Atlanta - A new study published in the Annals of Epidemiology finds that cigarettes are responsible for 3 out of 10 cancer deaths in the United States. Researchers examined data from the National Health Intervi...
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5.01.2015

Obesity fighting potato extract

(January 5, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Montreal - According to a new report published in Molecular Nutrition& Food Research, an extract from potatoes may help in fighting obesity. Mice were fed a diet that would cause weight gain, and on average...
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2.01.2015

Hypoglycaemia risk of the pain killer tramadol

(January 2, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From Montreal - According to a new report in JAMA Internal Medicine, the opioid pain killer tramadol may raise risk of hypoglycaemia, severe enough to warrant hospitalization. Using data gathered in the UK between 1...
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1.01.2015

Heart disease risk and air pollution

(January 1, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From France - A position paper written by experts from the European Society of Cardiology describes how air pollution is a important risk factor for heart disease. Published in the European Heart Journal, it calls f...
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31.12.2014

Malaria treatment from E.Coli

(December 31, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From Portugal - In areas where malaria is prevalent, only a fraction of those exposed go on to develop the disease. New research appearing in the journal Cell may help to explain why. Researchers have discovered t...
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28.10.2014

Intervention may help reduce distracted driving

(October 28, 2014 - Insidermedicine) From Arizona - A novel intervention may greatly reduce distracted driving, according to a report presented at the 2014 Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons. Researchers created an intervention, educ...
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