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No association exists between physical activity and the risk of urological cancer, according to a population-based prospective study in Japan.
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Patients with childhood-onset inflammatory bowel disease are more likely to die than the general population, a study suggests.
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In patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D), sodium-glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitor monotherapy, particularly canagliflozin, exerts greater effects on weight compared with metformin and dipeptidyl peptidase 4 (DPP-4) inhibitors or gliptins, according to the results of a meta-analysis.
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