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USPSTF draft recommends against HRT use for chronic condition prevention

AANP SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

The US Preventive Services Task Force found "convincing evidence" to reaffirm its 2012 recommendation against using hormone replacement therapy for primary prevention of chronic conditions among postmenopausal women. The harms associated with combined use of estrogen and progestin, such as increased risks of invasive breast cancer, venous thromboembolism and coronary heart disease, far outweigh the benefits, the task force noted in a draft recommendation statement. Medscape (free registration) (05/16) MedPage Today (free registration) (05/16)


2 weeks of inactivity can lead to less muscle, more fat

AANP SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

FDA requires J&J to include boxed warning on diabetes drugs

AANP SmartBrief | May 18, 2017

Most patients confident in opiate replacement therapy from NPs

AANP SmartBrief | May 18, 2017

Study examines reproductive factors linked to heart failure in women

AANP SmartBrief | May 16, 2017

POCT HbA1C superior for identifying unknown diabetes, prediabetes

AANP SmartBrief | May 18, 2017

Research analyzes need for routine cholesterol testing

AANP SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

Temporary gastric balloon yields weight loss, study says

AANP SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

Studies look at better ways to treat infant NAS

AANP SmartBrief | May 17, 2017

CDC's diabetes prevention program shows promise in improving health outcomes

AANP SmartBrief | May 16, 2017


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