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Many Texas Docs Not Pushing HPV Vaccine for Girls

Study finds fewer than half always recommend the shots, despite federal guidelines THURSDAY, Aug. 6 (HealthDay News) -- More than half of Texas doctors don't always recommend human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination for girls, despite U.S. guidelines urging their inoculation, a new surv...

More than One-Third of Docs Say Risk Level Rising for Potential H1N1 Flu Pandemic

Physicians report highest risk level for H1N1 pandemic since April study FLEMINGTON, N.J., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- A new national study among 696 physicians revealed that more than one-third of physicians (37%) reported that there was "somewhat of a risk" that the H1N1 swine flu could result ...

Prescription Training Puts Docs in Shoes of Older Patients

Challenges for seniors on multiple meds better understood after taking hands-on approach FRIDAY, May 1 (HealthDay News) -- Two new studies show that specific training and tools can help young doctors do a better job of prescribing medications for their elderly patients. Seniors fac...

Physicians "Get Smart" - Number of Docs Using Smartphones Surges to 64% in 2009

Physician smartphone adoption increased by 20% in the past year, Manhattan Research April 21 webinar will reveal the latest trends in physician media mix and use of technology New York, NY (PRWEB) April 14, 2009 -- In 2009, the number of physicians using smartphones sur...

Fertility Docs Cut Costs of IVF Conception by 60 Percent

IVF innovator introduces alternative to artificial insemination for less than $5,000 LAS VEGAS, April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- For decades women struggling to conceive a child usually have had but two stark choices for fertility treatments: the high-tech but high-cost process of in vitro fertiliza...

Many Smokers Don't Tell Docs About Their Habit

And more than half aren't worrying about their health, survey finds THURSDAY, April 2 (HealthDay News) -- More than half of smokers aren't fretting over their personal health, and almost a quarter of those who have health-care providers haven't discussed their tobacco use with that per...

ZERO Outraged Docs Don't Offer Solution in PSA Crisis

More Research Funding Needed to Make Progress to End Prostate Cancer WASHINGTON, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new study of the effectiveness of the PSA test for prostate cancer is yet another claim prostate cancer screening has little to no value in lowering the death rate with offer...

Dying Feel Abandoned by Docs in the End

Continuity of care, closure important for dying, families and docs, study finds,,,, MONDAY, March 9 (HealthDay News) -- When there's no more that can be done for terminally ill patients, and the focus of care turns to keeping them comfortable before death, many feel as if their doctors...

Joint Replacement Soars as Number of Docs Falls

Low reimbursement rates turning many young doctors off the specialty, researcher says THURSDAY, Feb. 26 (HealthDay News) -- More people are lining up for hip and knee replacements, just as the number of surgeons who do them is falling, two new studies reveal. Both reports were prese...

Switch to Daylight Savings Time Will Launch First Annual Sedation Dentistry Safety Week Hosted by DOCS Education

The first annual Sedation Dentistry Safety Week will be held March 9th to March 13th. Nearly 10,000 specially trained dentists and their staffs throughout the United States will be encouraged to mark the switch to daylight savings by taking the time to review and refresh their safety procedures. ...

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Waterborne carbon increases threat of environmental mercury

... samples collected from two different organic-rich environments, a section of the Suwannee River and Florida's Everglades. "We found that different docs have different positive effects on methylation - they both seem to promote mercury methylation, but to different degrees," Moreau explains. Because...
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Dr. Daniel Ronel Selects Artefill to Meet Growing Patient Demand for a Longer Lasting Dermal Filler

...ectable fillers. He was voted Albuquerque's Plastic Surgeon of the Year in 2007 by readers of The Herald, and was named one of Albuquerque's 2007 Top docs by Albuquerque, the Magazine. He can be found on the web at www.danielronelmd.com . ATTENTION MEDIA: To download Artefill patient before and...
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