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Medical News Today: Link found between tobacco use and sexually transmitted oral virus

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 23:00
Researchers have found a strong association between tobacco use and the development of human papillomavirus type 16 - a virus that is linked to mouth and throat cancer.

Medical News Today: Study finds half of hospitalized patients use antibiotics

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 23:00
Around 50% of hospitalized patients use antibiotics, according to the results of a 1-day survey from the CDC. Four antibiotics in particular were most commonly used.

Medical News Today: 1 in 10 schoolchildren 'require mental health interventions'

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 23:00
Schools have an important part to play in reaching children with mental health problems, argue child psychiatry experts writing in The Lancet.