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Fetal Estrogens Show Promise for Safer Therapy for Menopause

news outletMedscape
Publish DateOctober 14, 2020

Hormone therapy for menopausal symptoms has come a long way in the past decade, but some low risks remain, particularly for certain groups of women. But new naturally occurring estrogens are on the horizon and may provide safer options with similar efficacy for treating hot flashes and other symptoms, researchers report.

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Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Youth Using SSRIs Appears Lower Than Previously Reported

news outletPsychiatric News
Publish DateOctober 14, 2020

The risk of developing type 2 diabetes (T2D) among youth who take selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) may be lower than previously reported, new research suggests.

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UC San Diego-led effort takes on pandemic's pressing questions

news outlet10News
Publish DateOctober 14, 2020

It has now been seven months since the pandemic began, and there are still a lot of questions about the best ways to treat patients with COVID-19.

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COVID patients with lingering problems seek help at ‘Post COVID Clinic’

news outletFox 31 | Channel 2
Publish DateOctober 14, 2020

Some COVID-19 patients are still dealing with lingering problems months after they were discharged, and many are getting help at the Post COVID Clinic at UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital.

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