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With back pain, depression tied to higher healthcare spending

With Back Pain, Depression Tied to Higher Healthcare Spending

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) When patients with painful back problems are also depressed, they have significantly higher healthcare costs than back-pain patients without depression,...
Cancer diagnosis tied to increased suicide risk

Cancer Diagnosis Tied to Increased Suicide Risk

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Despite improved survival rates for many cancers, a diagnosis can still be very distressing and may raise a patient's risk of...
Untreated hearing loss linked to higher health costs, more hospitalizations

Untreated Hearing Loss Linked to Higher Health Costs, More Hospitalizations

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Older adults with untreated hearing loss may develop additional health problems that lead to more frequent hospitalizations and higher health costs...
Too many people missing out on health benefits of golf, some experts say

Too Many People Missing Out on Health Benefits of Golf, Some...

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Playing golf is associated with better strength and balance, a sharper mind, a lower risk of heart disease and a...
The Wider Image: Mothers of babies afflicted by Zika fight poverty, despair

Mothers of Babies Afflicted by Zika Fight Poverty, Despair

By Ueslei Marcelino RECIFE, Brazil (Reuters)  Nearly three years after a Zika outbreak in Brazil caused thousands of cases of microcephaly and other devastating birth defects...
Asthma during pregnancy tied to postpartum depression risk

Asthma during Pregnancy Tied to Postpartum Depression Risk

By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health)  Women who have asthma during their pregnancies are more likely to experience postpartum depression after delivery, a large Canadian study suggests Physicians...
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