COVID Risks Raised in Rheumatoid Arthritis

COVID Risks Raised in Rheumatoid Arthritis

3 minutes ago   |   MedPageToday   |   4 articles

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis were at increased risk for both COVID-19 and related hospitalization and death, a national VA study found. Compared with non-RA patients and...
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Let's Stop Calling Our Children ‘You Guys'!

Let's Stop Calling Our Children ‘You Guys'!

3 minutes ago   |   Scary Mommy

Last fall, my five-year old daughter looked intently at her computer screen and exclaimed, “Hey, I am NOT a GUY!” In that moment, she realized the inadequacy of the phrase “you...
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New Clues Show How the Immune System Fights COVID-19

3 minutes ago   |   Medscape

Scientists have focused on antibodies the immune system makes to protect people from one part of the coronavirus spike, but now they report that antibodies can shield in other...
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Casuals bore the brunt as COVID drove unis to shed 7500 jobs

5 minutes ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Victorian universities slashed staff last year in anticipation of long-term decline in international student revenue, with insecure workers taking the worst hit.
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Neurologic Complications in COVID Patients Common, Deadly

17 minutes ago   |   Medscape   |   4 articles

A global study shows neurologic manifestations of COVID-19 in 82% of hospitalized patients - and they have a sixfold increased risk for death. Medscape Medical News
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Link between intimate partner violence and mass shootings found

19 minutes ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

One 2020 study found that nearly half of mass shooters between 1966 and 2020 have a history of violence against women.
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Younger adolescents get ready to receive COVID-19 vaccine

23 minutes ago   |   ABC News   |   3 articles

Parents, schools and vaccine clinics are rushing to get younger adolescents inoculated after U.S. regulators endorsed Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for children as young as 12
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Patient Gets Six COVID-19 Vaccine Doses in a Single Shot

31 minutes ago   |   Medscape   |   4 articles

The 23-year-old patient received the vaccination on Sunday morning and was observed at the Noa Hospital, in Tuscany, Italy, for 24 hours. WebMD Health News
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Less Care for Young Women With Chest Pain in the Emergency n?

31 minutes ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

Younger women with chest pain were less likely than similar younger men to be triaged as urgent, get an ECG test, be seen by a consultant, or be admitted, in a study of US...
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Marred by controversy, the Philip Roth biography is a spectacular own goal

33 minutes ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Allegations of sexual assault and impropriety against Blake Bailey make it hard to read his life of Philip Roth in the way biographer and subject may have originally intended.
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Link between intimate partner violence and mass shootings found

One 2020 study found that nearly half of mass shooters between 1966 and 2020 have a history of violence against women. Read more ...

The Best Kids Basketball Shoes, According To Pros - And Why It Matters, Anyway

The Best Kids Basketball Shoes, According To Pros - And Why It Matters, Anyway

Basketball shoes, hiking shoes , and football clears are meant to serve a specific purpose... but when it comes to dribbling down the court, do you really need to run out and... Read more ...

Marred by controversy, the Philip Roth biography is a spectacular own goal

Allegations of sexual assault and impropriety against Blake Bailey make it hard to read his life of Philip Roth in the way biographer and subject may have originally intended. Read more ...

Benjamin ‘Kyle' Potter, MD, FACS, selected as surgery chair of US military...

Benjamin ‘Kyle' Potter, MD, FACS, selected as surgery chair of US military medical school

Army Colonel Benjamin “Kyle” Potter, MD, FACS, an orthopedic oncology specialist, has been selected to serve as chair of the department of surgery at Uniformed Services... Read more ...

Use of best practice tariffs may improve quality of life among patients with...

Use of best practice tariffs may improve quality of life among patients with hip fracture

Research from the National Health Service showed attainment of best practice tariffs may improve health-related quality of life among patients who experienced a hip... Read more ...

‘Don't stop buying now': Investors bet billions on copper's bull run continuing

A year into the red-hot bull run in industrial metals that's lifted copper to record highs, investors are still piling in, staking billions of dollars that it won't run out of... Read more ...

Therapists Distracted by Social Media While Delivering Virtual Care

Therapists Distracted by Social Media While Delivering Virtual Care

While therapists appear to prefer virtual sessions over in-person meetings, a significant proportion admit to being distracted while delivering care, according to a small... Read more ...

If You're Topping From the Bottom, You're Doing BDSM Wrong

It creates an uncomfortable power dynamic for everyone involved. Read more ...

Age to discontinue surveillance in BE should be based on comorbidity status, sex

Age to discontinue surveillance in BE should be based on comorbidity status, sex

Clinicians should factor comorbidity status and sex when considering the optimal age to discontinue surveillance in patients with non-dysplastic Barrett's esophagus. “modeling... Read more ...

Navigating Prior Authorization and Costs for HFrEF Drugs

Online tools and decision aids can help clinicians and patients work through the barriers that have slowed the use of new drugs such as sacubitril-valsartan. theheart.org on... Read more ...