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Normal weight is associated with significant reductions in cardiovascular risk for adults, even in those who were overweight or obese as children
A review of long-term effects of low sodium diet versus high sodium diet on blood pressure, renin, aldosterone, catecholamines, cholesterol and triglyceride
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Research utilisation and critical thinking among newly graduated nurses – predictors for research use
Self-report questionnaires of nurses in Taiwan reveal that critical thinking ability and nursing competence are both at the middle level and there is a correlation between the two
Use of non-aspirin NSAIDs during pregnancy may increase the risk of spontaneous abortion
The association between prenatal alcohol exposure, fetal growth and preterm birth
Various vitamin and mineral supplements are observed to increase mortality risk in older women, with the exception of calcium, which decreases risk
Mindfulness meditation for women with irritable bowel syndrome – evidence of benefit from a randomised controlled trial
Primary care-based training and support interventions are successful in increasing identification and referral of women experiencing domestic violence
Risk of venous thromboembolism in oral contraceptive users varies according to progestin type
Cochrane review
Breastfeeding is important for cognitive development in term and preterm infants
Flushing of intravenous locks in neonates
Nine-year-old children exposed to more sociodemographic, physical and psychosocial risks tend to have poorer self-regulatory behaviour and are more likely to show The correct author name is Robert H. Bradley an increase in BMI during the next 4 years
Primary care interventions for obesity
Vitamin E increases prostate cancer risk in middle-aged men relative to placebo
The efficacy of psychosocial factors in predicting pain and functional outcomes following knee replacement surgery
Remote physician–pharmacist team-based cholesterol management in diabetes mellitus improves achievement of LDL-C target levels compared with access to health IT resources only
Cochrane review
Metabolic monitoring for patients on antipsychotic medication
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