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Acupuncture might help prevent migraines
Reuters Health News : February 23, 2017, 12:53 pm
(Reuters Health) - For people with a certain type of migraine headache, regular acupuncture treatments may help reduce the frequency of these debilitating attacks, a recent study from China suggests.
Burnout among trainee pediatricians leads to worse patient care
Reuters Health News : February 23, 2017, 11:30 am
(Reuters Health) - A large number of pediatricians in training may already be experiencing burnout, a recent U.S. study suggests, and those who do are more likely to make errors or take shortcuts during treatment.
Merck drug prevents serious infection after marrow transplant: study
Reuters Health News : February 23, 2017, 10:53 am
(Reuters) - An experimental Merck & Co drug succeeded in preventing clinically serious cytomegalovirus (CMV) following bone marrow transplant and was associated with a lower death rate compared with placebo in a late state study, the company said.
Is homemade baby food healthier for infants?
Reuters Health News : February 23, 2017, 9:31 am
(Reuters Health) - Babies who get homemade food may learn to like a wider variety of food types and be leaner than infants who eat store-bought products, a recent study suggests.
Spain reports outbreak of highly contagious H5N8 bird flu virus in ducks
Reuters Health News : February 23, 2017, 7:37 am
MADRID (Reuters) - Spain reported a case of the highly contagious H5N8 bird flu virus in a northeastern farm in Catalonia and said it would cull 17,000 ducks, the regional government confirmed on Thursday.