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Clearing up confusion over breast cancer screening recommendations

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Clearing up confusion over breast cancer screening recommendations Clearing up confusion over breast cancer screening recommendations Credit: CC0 Public Domain What are the current recommendations for breast cancer screening? It sounds like it should be a simple question with a simple answer. However, the answers to that question can vary, …

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ACIP provides recommendations on meningococcal vaccination

ACIP provides recommendations on meningococcal vaccination

ACIP provides recommendations on meningococcal vaccination ACIP provides recommendations on meningococcal vaccination (HealthDay)—Routine vaccination with a quadrivalent meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MenACWY) is recommended for adolescents aged 11 to 12 years with a booster at age 16 years, according to a report published in the Sept. 24 issue of the U.S. …

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BEAT-HIV Delaney collaboratory issues recommendations measuring persistent HIV reservoirs

BEAT-HIV Delaney collaboratory issues recommendations measuring persistent HIV reservoirs

BEAT-HIV Delaney collaboratory issues recommendations measuring persistent HIV reservoirs BEAT-HIV Delaney collaboratory issues recommendations measuring persistent HIV reservoirs L-R: Wistar Drs. Mohamed Abdel-Mohsen and Luis Montaner Credit: The Wistar Institute Spearheaded by scientists at The Wistar Institute, top worldwide HIV researchers from the BEAT-HIV Martin Delaney Collaboratory to Cure HIV-1 …

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ACIP issues recommendations for 2020 to 2021 flu vaccination

ACIP issues recommendations for 2020 to 2021 flu vaccination

ACIP issues recommendations for 2020 to 2021 flu vaccination ACIP issues recommendations for 2020 to 2021 flu vaccination (HealthDay)—Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendations have been updated to include the influenza vaccination for the 2020 to 2021 season; the recommendations were published in the Aug. 21 issue of the …

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Recommendations about face masks

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Recommendations about face masks Recommendations about face masks Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain In certain situations where it is impossible to keep a distance of 1 meter from others, face masks are recommended as an additional measure to prevent infection from people with COVID-19 without symptoms when there is an increasing …

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Recommendations updated for barrier method use among teens

Recommendations updated for barrier method use among teens

Recommendations updated for barrier method use among teens Recommendations updated for barrier method use among teens (HealthDay)—In an American Academy of Pediatrics policy statement, published online July 20 in Pediatrics, updated recommendations are presented relating to use of barrier methods for adolescents engaging in sexual activity. Laura K. Grubb, M.D., …

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Ethical recommendations for triage of COVID-19 patients

Ethical recommendations for triage of COVID-19 patients

Ethical recommendations for triage of COVID-19 patients Ethical recommendations for triage of COVID-19 patients Mathias Wirth, Assistan Professor (tenure track) of Systematic Theology and Ethics at the Faculty of Theology, University of Bern. Credit: University of Bern An international expert group led by Mathias Wirth, professor of systematic theology and …

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