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Medical News Today: Psychosocial experiences in childhood may influence later-life cardiovascular health

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 00:00
Children who have good psychosocial experiences may be more likely to have better cardiovascular health as an adult, according to the results of a new study.

Medical News Today: Metabolic syndrome linked to increased risk of endometrial cancer

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 23:00
A new study finds that women over the age of 65 who have been diagnosed with metabolic syndrome may be at greater risk of endometrial cancer, regardless of obesity status.

Medical News Today: Are some older patients being overtreated for diabetes?

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 23:00
New research suggests that older patients, particularly those with poor health, may be overtreated for diabetes, potentially increasing their risk of hypoglycemia.

Medical News Today: Study identifies levels at which five foods may trigger allergic reactions

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 07:00
Researchers from the UK say they have discovered the levels at which five common food allergens - peanut, hazelnut, celery, fish and shrimp - may cause allergic reactions.

Medical News Today: Night shift work may increase diabetes risk for black women

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 07:00
Working night shifts could increase the risk of diabetes for black women, with the risk increasing the more years that are spent working this atypical shift pattern.