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Response to Sen. Anna MacKinnon

...indicates an uptick in heart attacks among men", I found a reference to it in a letter to the editor in the New England Journal of Medicine, but I did not find evidence that it had been published in a reputable peer-reviewed journal. This...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2015-03-16/response-sen-anna-mackinnon
Letters
Taking a bite out of 'chew'

...contain harmful carcinogens, just like cigarettes, contrary to popular belief.Recent studies published in The New England Journal of Medicine, among others, verify that high levels of formaldehyde are found in e-cigarette vapor, especially...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-02-17/taking-bite-out-chew
Local
Letter: Message to teens: 'Legal' means 'safe'

...will cite recent studies showing brain damage occurring in adolescents who use marijuana on a regular basis. (New England Journal of Medicine, June 4, 2014.)But regardless of debates, arguments for and against, teens are concluding that...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-09-19/letter-message-teens-legal-means-safe
Letters
My Turn: The serious costs of maijuana

...as shown by recent events in Colorado).In a review of current medical literature published this year in the New England Journal of Medicine, scientists carefully concluded that marijuana use is related to numerous adverse health effects including...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-21/my-turn-serious-costs-maijuana
Opinion
Free birth control cuts teen pregnancy, abortions

...led by Gina Secura and Dr. Jeffrey Peipert of Washington University in St. Louis. Results are in this week's New England Journal of Medicine.Paying for birth control, especially IUDs, or intrauterine devices, has long been a contentious...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/free-birth-control-cuts-teen-pregnancy-
State
My Turn: Scientists who know say 'no' to legal pot

...Earlier this year, Dr. Volkow published a peer-reviewed paper about the health effects of marijuana in the New England Journal of Medicine, one of the nation's most eminent medical publications. Volkow directs a component of our National...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-10-22/my-turn-scientists-who-know-say-no-le
Opinion
Opinion: Truth exposed: We haven't done enough for combat veterans

...children after a battle. Who amongst us wants to hear those war stories? Consider though that a 2003 study by the New England Journal of Medicine found that more than 28 percent of marines fighting in Iraq were responsible for the death of a noncombatant...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-02/opinion-truth-exposed-we-havent-done-
Opinion
Don't thwart the people's `death with dignity' law

In reading the editorials in the December issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, ``Caring for the dying - congressional mischief,'' I am filled with absolute repugnance of the forthcoming effort...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/123099/Ope_martinltr.html
Opinion
Researchers seek less hospital time for heart attack victims

...usual five or six, a team of researchers suggested on Thursday. Their cost-benefit analysis, laid out in the New England Journal of Medicine, sharpens an already touchy medical debate. Shorter stays for heart attacks could raise a public outcry...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031500/Bre_news.html
Breaking
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...usual five or six, a team of researchers suggested on Thursday. Their cost-benefit analysis, laid out in the New England Journal of Medicine, sharpens an already touchy medical debate. Shorter stays for heart attacks could raise a public outcry...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031500/Bre_news.shtml

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