Vidyya Medical News Service
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Volume 5 Issue 67 Published - 14:00 UTC 08:00 EST 8-Mar-2003 Next Update - 14:00 UTC 08:00 EST 0-Mar-2003
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Anxiety poorly managed in hospitalized patients, study reports
Anxiety is often poorly managed in patients recovering from a heart attack, new research reports.  more

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Identifying depression in preschoolers
A good way to learn whether children under 6 years old are depressed is to watch how they play, according to a team of infant and preschool investigators at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. more

 


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Mothers' leaving welfare had no effect on preschoolers - Slight improvement seen for young adolescents
Mothers' transition from welfare to employment did not seem to have any negative effects on preschoolers or young adolescents, according to a study by researchers at Northwestern University, Johns Hopkins University, and Boston College. more

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Short thighs linked to greater likelihood of diabetes
People with short upper legs are more likely to have glucose intolerance or diabetes, researchers reported today at the American Heart Association's 43rd Annual Conference on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention.  more

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Women urged to reduce heart disease risk before menopause
Women should make lifestyle changes and lower their cholesterol before menopause, when their risk for heart disease begins to increase, according to a study reported today at the American Heart Association's 43rd Annual Conference on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention.  more

 
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