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Clinical Briefs for Tuesday, January 28

Scientists explain how stress causes gray hair … High-risk cancer surgery mortality in elders tied to time spent in post-acute care … U.S. clostridium difficile burden grows … Biopharmaceuticals company awarded $2.7 million grant for late-stage Alzheimer’s drug research

Clinical Briefs for Monday, January 27

Aging breast cancer survivors suffer greater decline in physical function … Living near major roads linked to risk of dementia, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and MS … Black nursing home residents don’t have higher rates of inappropriate antipsychotic use … Improving nursing home-to-ER transitions: an analysis by ER docs

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