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Leading endocrinologist supports RMIT menopause research

Leading endocrinologist supports RMIT menopause research

Women with late effects of polio experience menopause differently than their non-disabled peers

Women with late effects of polio experience menopause differently than their non-disabled peers

Weight loss surgery reduces components of  metabolic syndrome in obese patients

Weight loss surgery reduces components of metabolic syndrome in obese patients

Anesthetics are effective in reducing the pain of circumcision in newborns

Anesthetics are effective in reducing the pain of circumcision in newborns

Some patients who undergo treatment considered to be the last resort for severe obesity can develop peripheral neuropathy

Some patients who undergo treatment considered to be the last resort for severe obesity can develop peripheral neuropathy

Surgical remedies for snoring and sleep disorders

Surgical remedies for snoring and sleep disorders

Back to Sleep campaign renews efforts to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in the African American community

Back to Sleep campaign renews efforts to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome in the African American community

Surgical treatment for morbid obesity helps prevent hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and obstructive sleep apnea

Surgical treatment for morbid obesity helps prevent hyperlipidemia, hypertension, and obstructive sleep apnea

Ecstasy study identifies potentially lethal combination

Ecstasy study identifies potentially lethal combination

One of the largest studies in the world looking at how caffeine in our diet may affect health

One of the largest studies in the world looking at how caffeine in our diet may affect health

Global effort to relieve chronic pain

Global effort to relieve chronic pain

Surgery for extremely obese patients may be more effective for weight reduction

Surgery for extremely obese patients may be more effective for weight reduction

Children who have problems breathing during sleep tend to score lower on tests of mental development and intelligence

Children who have problems breathing during sleep tend to score lower on tests of mental development and intelligence

Researchers identifiy brain circuit that appears crucial in converting short-term memories into long-term memories

Researchers identifiy brain circuit that appears crucial in converting short-term memories into long-term memories

October marks sudden infant death syndrome awareness month

October marks sudden infant death syndrome awareness month

Researchers investigate whether tiny polyester cords can stop potentially dangerous sleep apnea

Researchers investigate whether tiny polyester cords can stop potentially dangerous sleep apnea

Researchers investigate whether hormone therapy and two alternative herbal products can lessen memory in menopausal women

Researchers investigate whether hormone therapy and two alternative herbal products can lessen memory in menopausal women

Giving flu vaccine to toddlers in the spring and fall guards against infection

Giving flu vaccine to toddlers in the spring and fall guards against infection

New warnings on antidepressants for children and adolescents highlight the need for appropriate treatments for depression

New warnings on antidepressants for children and adolescents highlight the need for appropriate treatments for depression

Research shows specific damage to nervous system in veterans with Gulf War syndrome

Research shows specific damage to nervous system in veterans with Gulf War syndrome