Jeff Craven

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Oral Contraceptives May Reduce Fracture Risk

Oral Contraceptives May Reduce Fracture Risk

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Women who had taken oral contraceptives for more than 5 years had the lowest risk for fracture.

Fewer Menstrual Cycles May Lead to Increased Risk for Heart Failure

Fewer Menstrual Cycles May Lead to Increased Risk for Heart Failure

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The fewer menstrual cycles women had over a lifetime placed them at greater risk for incident heart failure.

USPSTF: No Thyroid Cancer Screening in Asymptomatic Adults

USPSTF: No Thyroid Cancer Screening in Asymptomatic Adults

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Thyroid cancer screening in asymptomatic adults was given a D recommendation because of the negative effects of screening outweighing any benefits.

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Should Be Individualized Based on Eye Health, Glycated Hemoglobin

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Should Be Individualized Based on Eye Health, Glycated Hemoglobin

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There is a 5% probability of progression from state 1 to state 5 between retinal screenings.

Exploring the Link Between Metabolic Syndrome and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Exploring the Link Between Metabolic Syndrome and Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Researchers conducted a meta-analysis of 70 studies to analyze the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

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