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Blood pressure and fluid retention improve in those counseled by dietitians, small study shows

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Posted: February 16, 2017, 10:00 pm

Autism more often diagnosed among children in higher-income families, study finds

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Posted: February 14, 2017, 2:00 pm

The blood sugar disease often comes with enormous mental and emotional strains, specialists say

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Posted: February 16, 2017, 2:00 pm

Man undergoing cancer treatment died from fungal infection thought to come from medicinal marijuana

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Posted: February 15, 2017, 2:00 pm

Listen to the NLM Director's Comments

Listen to the To Your Health: NLM update on Beyond A1C for diabetes treatment. The transcript is also available.

New research suggests a reduction in A1C, or blood glucose levels, may not always be the best approach to improve the health of adults with type two diabetes, finds an insightful viewpoint recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association...

Posted: February 13, 2017, 7:37 pm
Source: Food and Drug Administration
Posted: February 14, 2017, 9:28 pm

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