Tag Archives: Contends

Blacks Respond Better to German Measles Vaccine, Study Contends

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Latest Infectious Disease News FRIDAY, Feb. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Black Americans respond better to the rubella vaccine, which prevents German measles, than whites or Hispanics, according to a new study. Researchers said their findings could lead to more effective vaccines that target specific groups or individuals. …

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Annual Mammograms Don’t Reduce Breast Cancer Deaths, Study Contends

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By Kathleen DohenyHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Feb. 11, 2014 (HealthDay News) — The value of yearly mammograms is under fire once again, with a long-running Canadian study contending that annual screening in women aged 40 to 59 does not lower breast cancer death rates. For 25 years, the researchers followed nearly …

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Spanking Produces Troubled Kids, Study Contends

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By Madonna BehenHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 6 (HealthDay News) — Adding more fuel to the controversial topic of children and spanking, two Canadian child development experts have published a new analysis that warns that physical punishment poses serious risks to a child’s long-term development. In the paper, published online Jan. …

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