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  THIS JUST IN April 2011  

More money, more melanoma?

A new study suggests that wealthier, more educated women are at a greater risk for melanoma, perhaps because they spend more leisure time outdoors.

Another reason to love dark chocolate

New research suggests that the cocoa in dark chocolate may lower blood pressure and cholesterol levels while preventing diabetes and improving the health of blood vessels.

FDA expands approval of shingles vaccine

The shingles vaccine Zostavax has been approved for use in patients between the ages of 50 to 59; it was previously approved for those over age 60.

Breast cancer is no longer declining in U.S. women

New research shows a sharp decline in breast cancer incidence rates among non-Hispanic white women in the U.S. after a dramatic drop in the use of postmenopausal hormone therapy didn’t continue through 2007.


Earn CME/CE credit by reading these peer-reviewed, continuing education articles from Nursing2011 and taking the tests.

Stay out of court with proper documentation
Sally Austin, JD, ADN, BGS

Smoking out the dangers of COPD
Brenda L. Smith, MSN, RN, CMSRN, and Frederick J. Tasota, MSN, RN

Bonus Content
Be sure to take advantage of these bonus articles from Nursing2011. By accessing them through your eNews link, you can read the articles free of charge.

Action Stat: Fat embolism syndrome
Dorothy S. Carlson, DEd, RN, and Ellen Pfadt, PhD(c), RN

Lilly's gift from Africa
Donald D. Kautz, PhD, RN, CNE, and Lilly Kautz

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