'10/27/2020 12:14:01 PM'
Sugary and artificially sweetened drinks are each associated with an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disease, according to results from a large prospective cohort study. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 11:41:56 AM'
High-dose biotin, a B vitamin used at lower doses as a food supplement, does not significantly improve disability or walking speed in patients with progressive multiple sclerosis. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 11:39:21 AM'
Daily icosapent ethyl safely reduced fatal and nonfatal ischemic events in patients with reduced kidney function in an extension of the REDUCE-IT trial. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 11:10:24 AM'
The experience of many residents and interns in New York City during the COVID-19 peak in the spring helped them hone their communication skills related to goals-of-care discussions, survey data show. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 10:43:01 AM'
The first online breast cancer support group, built around the #BCSM Twitter hashtag, has grown tremendously in the past 10 years, building connections between patients and professionals around the world. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 10:37:16 AM'
Updated guidelines for cardiopulmonary resuscitation and emergency cardiovascular care from the American Heart Association emphasize physical, social, and emotional recovery after resuscitation. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 9:32:42 AM'
More than 65 colleges or universities in the United States are testing wastewater, often from dormitories, to anticipate and curb the spread of the coronavirus on campuses. WebMD Health News
'10/27/2020 9:16:33 AM'
The differences between politically left- and right-leaning individuals may have neural underpinnings, results from a new brain imaging study suggest. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 9:07:22 AM'
In a retrospective, single-center study, nearly 40% of patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) diagnosed in the outpatient setting did not have a corresponding diagnosis during hospitalization. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 8:41:05 AM'
The comprehensive document aimed at clinicians, hospitals, and researchers covers use of both continuous glucose monitors and automated insulin dosing systems in the hospital setting. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 8:25:47 AM'
"I think when we're comparing these two drugs overall, we have a clear benefit/risk, and we need to take both of these potential toxicities seriously," said a pharmacology researcher at ID Week2020. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 7:47:35 AM'
"The thing that you need to keep in mind is that this is not just a respiratory illness." Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 7:33:51 AM'
'Wearing a mask is among the simplest and most effective actions we can take to reduce transmission, which is why Delta has long required them for our customers and our people,' said Delta CEO Ed Bastian. WebMD Health News
'10/27/2020 7:23:58 AM'
The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has issued a draft recommendation to begin screening for colorectal cancer at age 45 years. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 7:12:10 AM'
The study is the first to examine changes in cerebral blood flow in children with persistent postconcussion symptoms, said an author. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 6:59:48 AM'
Chinese investigators caution that the current coronavirus has a clinical presentation resembling the SARS coronavirus from 2002. The CDC reports that five cases in the US have been confirmed.
'10/27/2020 6:49:39 AM'
Mark Meadows said the focus is on controlling 'the fact that we get vaccines, therapeutics and other mitigation areas,' and that the administration is 'making efforts' to contain the virus. WebMD Health News
'10/27/2020 6:43:06 AM'
Are antibiotic stewardship programs resilient enough to withstand pandemic-size challenges? Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 6:20:36 AM'
Cannabis use is associated with a reduction in steatohepatitis and disease progression in people with obesity, results from a retrospective study show, but use was self-reported, so questions remain. Medscape Medical News
'10/27/2020 6:16:56 AM'
One reason for misdiagnosis is that AFM has features that overlap with other neuroinflammatory disorders, said Leslie Hayes, MD, who presented findings of a retrospective case series at CNS-ICNA 2020. Medscape Medical News