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Flu vaccine given to pregnant women protects infants not old enough for it

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Vaccinating pregnant women against influenza is a highly effective way of keeping their infants from being hospitalized with influenza in the first six months of life, results of a case-control study indicate. In the...

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Utility of staging system for localized prostate cancer questioned

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – There appear to be several problems with the current clinical staging criteria for localized prostate cancer, according to a study published online today in the journal Cancer. “First, errors in applying these criteria are...

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Low dose desmopressin eases nocturnal polyuria in men with BPH

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – In older men with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) bothered by nocturnal polyuria, a low dose of desmopressin at bedtime can help, according to results of a new study. Compared with placebo, 0.1 milligrams desmopressin...