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Chickenpox vaccination lowers risk of pediatric shingles

Chickenpox vaccination lowers risk of pediatric shingles

Kaiser Permanente-led study of more than 6 million children showed routine varicella vaccine considerably lessened likelihood of painful shingles disease. 

June 10, 2019

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Vitamin D Supplementation Does Not Significantly Reduce Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in the General Prediabetes Population

Vitamin D Supplementation Does Not Significantly Reduce Risk of Type 2 Diabetes in the General Prediabetes Population

Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research contributes to largest ever clinical trial of Vitamin D and Type 2 Diabetes 

June 10, 2019

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Measuring the Economic and Social Toll of Cancer on Younger and Middle-aged Survivors and their Families

Measuring the Economic and Social Toll of Cancer on Younger and Middle-aged Survivors and their Families

Study shows how patients and their families often face unanticipated social and economic challenges associated with their cancer diagnosis and treatment 

May 24, 2019

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