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After functional endoscopic sinus surgery

Sleep Quality Up After Endoscopic Sinus Surgery

Procedure improves sleep and quality of life in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis
Physician access for pharmaceutical representatives is continuing to decline

For Pharma Reps, Access to Physicians Continuing to Drop

Only 47 percent of prescribers considered accessible in 2015, compared with 55 percent in 2013
Migraine frequency and intensity seem to be positively associated with total cholesterol and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol

Migraine Frequency, Intensity Linked to Cholesterol Levels

Number and intensity of crises reduced in association with reduction in total, LDL cholesterol
Leptin appears to inhibit running reward via signal transducer and activator of transcription-3

Leptin Suppresses the Rewarding Effects of Running

Leptin inhibits 'runners high' via STAT3 signaling in dopamine neurons in mouse model
For patients with unresectable hepatocellular carcinoma

Drug-Eluting Chemoembolization No Better for Hepatocellular CA

No improved survival versus conventional chemoembolization, which has better response rate
Body mass index at age 18 years

Gaining Weight in Adulthood Linked to Lower Fecundity

Correlations also seen for being overweight, obese in adulthood, being underweight at age 18
A second death has been reported in a Salmonella outbreak that has been linked to contaminated cucumbers and caused 341 illnesses in 30 states

CDC: Second Death Reported in Salmonella Outbreak

Tainted cucumbers also linked to 341 illnesses in 30 states, CDC officials report
Higher levels of melatonin are linked to a lower incidence of multiple sclerosis relapses during the darker months of fall and winter

Melatonin May Play a Role in Seasonal MS Relapses

Melatonin improves symptoms in mice and reduces levels of specific T cells
Additional data supports daily pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV-negative gay men at high risk for infection. The findings were reported online Sept. 9 in The Lancet.

Supportive Evidence for Daily PrEP Curbing HIV Transmission

This preventive treatment should be routinely offered to gay men at high risk, researchers say
New research suggests that short bouts of high-intensity exercise could help reverse some early cardiac  structure and function changes in patients with type 2 diabetes. The findings were published online Sept. 9 in Diabetologia.

Short, Intense Workouts Offer CV Benefits for T2DM Patients

Intermittent high-intensity exercise might also improve diabetes control, researchers say