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CPAP compliance lowers diabetic retinopathy risk

CPAP compliance lowers diabetic retinopathy risk


Present-centered therapy eases PTSD, but not as much as cognitive behavioral therapy


Amino acid may protect against kidney damage


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Obesity

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