The number of cancer survivors is projected to increase to more than 22.1 million by Jan. 1, 2030, based on growth and aging of the population alone.
Zonisamide, a sulfonamide anticonvulsant, demonstrated promising efficacy for the prophylactic treatment of chronic and episodic cluster headache disorders.
The ORAL Shift study enrolled 694 RA patients who were inadequate responders to methotrexate alone.
The FDA has granted Breakthrough Device designation to ResistancePlus GC (SpeeDx), a test that detects ciprofloxacin susceptibility and provides resistance information to aid in the treatment of gonorrhea.
Health care has modest effects on extending life expectancy in the United States, while behavioral and social determinants may have larger effects.
Inadequate fruit and vegetable consumption may account for a considerable proportion of cardiovascular disease (CVD) deaths each year.
Results showed non-inferiority for linagliptin vs glimepiride in meeting its primary endpoint of time to first occurrence of CV death, non-fatal myocardial infarction or non-fatal stroke.
Study finds that Asian infants received care at higher-quality NICUs than white infants, and black infants received care at lower-quality NICUs than white infants.
From 2003 to 2014, there was a decrease in herpes zoster (HZ) incidence among children, with lower incidence rates for varicella-vaccinated versus unvaccinated children.
The Opioid Safety Initiative has been effective for decreasing opioid prescriptions among patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty.
An online intervention may be effective in reducing a mother’s intention to bring her child to a primary care clinic for low-risk pediatric respiratory tract infections.
The AHA/ACC published a new clinical practice guideline on managing cholesterol and provided a risk assessment report on primary prevention of ASCVD.
More than 90% of respondents indicated that the program met their learning needs and expectations.
Employees with heavier workloads or who are burned out are more likely to emotionally eat and exercise less.
Previously, the treatment had only been available as a lyophilized powder for reconstitution that required administration by a healthcare professional.
The CDC announced an expected 3 to 10 month shortage of Aplisol (tuberculin purified protein derivative [PPD], diluted), used as an aid in the diagnosis of tuberculosis.
Consumption of dietary supplements, specifically those sold for muscle building, energy, and weight loss, is associated with an increased risk for severe medical events among individuals aged 0 to 25 years.
Lowering serum cholesterol levels in patients with type 2 diabetes is associated with diabetic polyneuropathy.
Physician misconduct is being underreported and most Americans do not know where to file a complaint.
Investigators examined the effect consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages and 100% fruit juices has on mortality.