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Everything You Need to Know About Primary Biliary CholangitisFeature
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Everything You Need to Know About Primary Biliary Cholangitis

Learn more about this rare autoimmune liver disease.

National Nurses Week: Celebrating Those Who Care for Us
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National Nurses Week: Celebrating Those Who Care for Us

Nurses are often the health care providers most intimately involved with our care. National Nurses Week is the perfect time to pay tribute for their care and commitment.

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.

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.

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.

Do You Talk With Your Patients About Overactive Bladder?
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Do You Talk With Your Patients About Overactive Bladder?

If your patients have sudden and unexpected urges to urinate, then you may want to talk with them about overactive bladder, or OAB.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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