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PPI use predicts HF, death in CAD patients

However, there is no link to ischemic events, so what underlies the association is unclear.

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Trump to appoint vaccine sceptic to chair commission on vaccine safety

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IBD: 1 in 5 patients has coexisting IBS

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HCV infection in hepatocytes: SMAD6 and SMAD7 regulates HSPG expression and HCV entry

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Drinking coffee lowers liver stiffness in HCV, HBV, and NAFLD

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IBS is underdiagnosed and undertreated in the US

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HCV-1: 8 wk of LDV/SOF yields high real-world clearance rate

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Glecaprevir/pibrentasvir: 8-wk regimen yields 99% clearance rate in HCV-1

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High dietary red meat intake linked to diverticulitis

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Think-tank calls for rethink over obesity impact

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E-cigarettes cause teen nicotine addiction, says study

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Unfilled nurse shifts compromising patient safety

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Link between debt and death
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Link between debt and death

The finding could have significant implications for healthcare policy.

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MSF respond to bombing at Nigerian refugee camp
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MSF respond to bombing at Nigerian refugee camp

At least 52 people were killed and 120 people wounded in Tuesday's bombing.

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IBD: do psychological therapies improve outcomes?

A meta-analysis of 14 studies.

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OECD report criticises pharmaceutical pricing strategies
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OECD report criticises pharmaceutical pricing strategies

Payers must be able to lower or withdraw payment for new therapies that do not live up to expectations in the real world, according to the OECD.

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Barrett's esophagus: do PPIs reduce esophageal cancer risk?

Results of a meta-analysis.

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Survey: PCPs remain unwilling to treat HCV in the DAA era

Although the majority was aware of DAAs, few agreed that they should be offered in primary care.

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CDC: rural Americans at higher risk for death from top 5 causes

Striking gap in health affects 46 million Americans.

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Gastrointestinal cancer: post-diagnosis aspirin use boosts survival

Study shows improved survival in esophageal, hepatobiliary, and colorectal cancer.

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Elderly IBD: comprehensive care should address physical QoL

Among the elderly patients, the burden of IBD is increasing.

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ALS: PEG placement lowers risk of tracheostomy or death

PEG placement after physician recommendation improves tracheostomy-free survival.

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Fresh Brexit concerns for European doctors
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Fresh Brexit concerns for European doctors

Organisations representing doctors have warned Brexit must not be permitted to threaten Europe’s health.

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Decline in late hepatitis notification and HBV/HCV related liver complications
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Decline in late hepatitis notification and HBV/HCV related liver complications

Despite these decline efforts required to enhance hepatitis screening, particularly for HBV

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IBD: vitamin D levels influence response to anti-TNFs

Vitamin D has been linked to disease activity and duration of anti-TNF therapy in patients with IBD.

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OECD critical of 'wasteful clinical care’ in new report
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OECD critical of 'wasteful clinical care’ in new report

According to the OECD, more than 10 per cent of hospital expenditure is spent on correcting preventable medical mistakes or infections.

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