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Social anxiety improved by open-access CBT

Open-access programs like Joyable could allow greater dissemination of CBT therapy.

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CDC survey: more US counties are finding Zika-carrying mosquitoes

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Zika: case definitions may be insufficient in triple arboviral outbreaks

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Rotavirus vaccination tied to higher risk for intussusception

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HPV vaccine: study nixes link to chronic fatigue syndrome

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Allergy Clin Immunol
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New guidelines on allergic rhinitis and its effect on asthma

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Varicella-associated pneumonia: do adjunctive steroids help or hurt?

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USPSTF recommends routine screening for pediatric obesity

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Pediatric celiac disease: new guidelines and web tool for diagnosis

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NPs filling gaps left by physician shortage

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FDA may decrease adverse effects warnings in drug ads

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Do physician-owned hospitals raise or lower costs?

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Nearly all medical residents reside in urban areas

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MBA offers physicians business savvy

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Oklahoma DO charged with murder for opioid deaths

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  • Clinical Essentials from Curr Infect Dis Rep
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Zika: characterization lacking in non-congenitally-acquired child infections

Lack of data on manifestations in non-congenitally-acquired Zika infections dictates clinician familiarity with what is already known.

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HIV PrEP: BMD recovers fully after Truvada discontinuation

TDF is associated with bone mineral density loss.

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Zika: microcephaly risk in pregnant women unclear

New surveillance data from Brazil demonstrate a disconnect between outbreaks and microcephaly cases.

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Placenta, fetal tissue analysis useful in maternal, infant Zika diagnosis

A small percentage of other unidentified maternal Zika infections are identifiable through tissue analysis.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev
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HIV: increased cancer screening may be warranted

People with HIV are living full lives on ART, opening the door for new causes of death.

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Chest Expert Cough Panel: recommendations on chronic cough in children

The most common etiologies vary according to age and location.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Front Neurol
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Childhood adversity tied to earlier onset of MS

Study also shows inverse relationship with oral reading recognition.

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  • Clinical Essentials from J Pediatr
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Influenza vaccine in pregnancy: no increase in birth defect risk?

Data should provide reassurance for women considering first trimester vaccination.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Mult Scler
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Does low dietary iron intake play a role in pediatric MS?

Odds of MS were 80% higher for children who consumed less than the guideline-recommended amount of iron.

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  • Clinical Essentials from JAMA Dermatol
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Certain nevus dermoscopic patterns in early adolescence linked to mole-prone phenotype in late teens

Some adolescents at an increased risk of melanoma can be identified and counseled.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Eur Spine J
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Late bedtime, short sleep, long videogaming add up to low back pain for young athletes

TV viewing doesn’t seem to play a role.

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Omalizumab reduces frequency and severity of rhinovirus infections in children with asthma

This interventional study is the first to provide direct evidence that inhibition of IgE reduces morbidity from naturally-acquired RV infections.

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Zika: data indicate severe dysphagia in utero-exposed infants

Severe dysphagia leads to premature spillage of bolus and increased risk for airway penetration or aspiration before swallowing.

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MMR protects against target and nontarget infections

Study adds to growing body of evidence of broader effects against disease.

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