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In a new population-based study, investigators discover sex differences in burdensome interventions and antibiotic therapy for nursing home residents with advanced dementia in Canada.
Findings from the Insight 46 study reveal blood prexsure changes during midlife can lead to poorer brain health as a patient gets older. 
Stacy Brethauer, MD, will lead discussion on the influence of BMI on bariatric surgery, and the influence of obesity on public health.
Analysis of the Framingham Heart Study found that while quitting smoking lowers a person's CVD risk, that risk may not return to normal for up to 25 years. 
Investigators from the University of Pennsylvania found that negative effects of vaping on blood vessels can be noted after a single use. 
In an extensive population-based study, investigators link children with IBD with an increased risk of any psychiatric disorder.
Clinicians have indicated which symptom subtypes are associated with a greater risk of cardiovascular conditions in patients with OSA.
FDA announced the approval of lefamulin, which was based on the results of the LEAP 1 and LEAP 2 trials. 
Vanda CEO expressed disappointment after FDA fails to approve jet lag disorder treatment due to unclear clinical significance.
The new device will treat patients who are not suited for other commonly used treatment options for advanced heart failure.
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