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How to Start the Conversation About Your Eyes

Eyes can provide important clues to a person’s overall health.

Why You Should Be Talking About Endometriosis
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Why You Should Be Talking About Endometriosis

Endometriosis is one of the most common gynecologic disorders in America and can cause debilitating pain. But it can also be difficult to diagnose.

What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
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What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

How to Start the Conversation About Your Eyes
For Professionals

How to Start the Conversation About Your Eyes

Eyes can provide important clues to a person’s overall health.

Why You Should Be Talking About Endometriosis
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Why You Should Be Talking About Endometriosis

Endometriosis is one of the most common gynecologic disorders in America and can cause debilitating pain. But it can also be difficult to diagnose.

Antibacterial Scrubs for Nurses No Match for Germs
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Antibacterial Scrubs for Nurses No Match for Germs

Special antibacterial scrubs for nurses don't fend off germs any better than traditional nursing garb, a new study finds.

What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
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What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

Nurses' 'Scrubs' Pick Up Bad Hospital Germs
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Nurses' 'Scrubs' Pick Up Bad Hospital Germs

The "scrubs" of intensive care unit (ICU) nurses often pick up disease-causing germs, including those resistant to antibiotics, a new study reports.

Not Just a Man's Disease—Women Get Sleep Apnea, Too!
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Not Just a Man's Disease—Women Get Sleep Apnea, Too!

Sleep apnea affects many women, as well as men, but is often not diagnosed due to gender bias and differing symptoms.

What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
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What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?

Why You Should Be Talking About Endometriosis
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Why You Should Be Talking About Endometriosis

Endometriosis is one of the most common gynecologic disorders in America and can cause debilitating pain. But it can also be difficult to diagnose.

Female Doctors May Have an Edge
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Female Doctors May Have an Edge

Older Americans who land in the hospital are more likely to survive if their doctor is a woman, a new study suggests.

Perspectives on Endometriosis Management
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Perspectives on Endometriosis Management

Women sometimes don't know how to talk to their doctors about the pain and problems of endometriosis. Health care providers can help guide the conversation.

As Important as the Numbers: The Stories Patients Tell
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As Important as the Numbers: The Stories Patients Tell

The Business Innovation Factory—with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation—gathered patients, performing and visual artists, writers, entrepreneurs, physicians and nurses to talk about the role narrative can and should play in health care.

How to Start the Conversation About Your Eyes
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How to Start the Conversation About Your Eyes

Eyes can provide important clues to a person’s overall health.

Is This Disrupting Patient Care?
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Is This Disrupting Patient Care?

Physicians spend roughly as many hours on computer work as they do meeting with patients.

Study IDs Effective Strategies for Burned-Out Doctors
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Study IDs Effective Strategies for Burned-Out Doctors

Doctors who feel burned out don't have to suffer, researchers report. Burnout affects more than half of U.S. doctors, according to the Mayo Clinic researchers.

The Importance of Having a Good Pharmacist
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The Importance of Having a Good Pharmacist

Pharmacists may do a better job than doctors helping chronically ill patients manage their blood pressure, cholesterol and blood sugar levels if they're allowed to direct people's health care, a new evidence review suggests.

How to Care for Someone Living With Breast Cancer
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How to Care for Someone Living With Breast Cancer

A breast cancer diagnosis doesn't affect just one life. It can flip the lives of family and friends upside down, so it's important to guide not only the patient but also loved ones through this difficult time.

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What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts
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What You Don't—But Should—Know About Genital Warts

Until there is a better understanding of genital warts, how can we expect to reduce the prevalence of this common STD?