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Need to control blood sugar? There's a drink for that

Ketone supplement may control glucose by mimicking some aspects of a ketogenic diet. Jan7, 2020.---With more people with diabetes and pre-diabetes looking for novel strategies to help control blood sugar, new research suggests that ketone monoester drinks -- a popular new food supplement -- may help do exactly that.    https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/01/200107104930.htm

 

Young women still may be getting unnecessary pelvic exams

Millions of 'outdated' tests being performed on healthy females 15 to 20 years old. Jan 6, 2020. Pelvic examinations and cervical cancer screenings are no longer recommended for most females under age 21 during routine health visits, but a new study has found that millions of young women are unnecessarily undergoing the tests, which can lead to false-positive testing, over-treatment, anxiety and needless cost.      https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/01/200106222501.htm

 

 

Correcting vaccine misinformation is a difficult process, study shows. Jan 7 2020.Researchers found that vaccine misinformation in Danish media outlets from 2013-2016 led to HPV vaccinations dropping by 50.4%. An information campaign geared toward concerned parents helped increase vaccine uptake again, but uptake is still below the level before misinformation began, showing how difficult it is to undo the damages misinformation causes.    https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/01/200107104948.htm

 

Cancer mortality continues steady decline, driven by progress against lung cancer

Drop of 2.2% from 2016 to 2017 is largest ever reported.  Jan 8 2020. The cancer death rate declined by 29% from 1991 to 2017, including a 2.2% drop from 2016 to 2017, the largest single-year drop in cancer mortality ever reported. The news comes from Cancer Statistics, 2020, the latest edition of the American Cancer Society's annual report on cancer rates and trends.    https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/01/200108074809.htm

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