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Increased seizure frequency temporally related to vaping: Where there's vapor, there's seizures?

6 days ago   |   By Pediatric Neurology

The use of e-cigarettes, or “vaping,” has been touted as a healthier alternative to smoking and as an aid in smoking cessation. The presumed safety of vaping and wide availability has made vaping popular with teenagers. From 2017 to 2018, the prevalence of vaping nicotine or flavoring increased by nearly 10% to 25% of high school seniors1. Thus, our teenaged patients with epilepsy will likely be exposed to and may partake in vaping.
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Virome analysis reveals clues for increased risk of type 1 diabetes in children

6 days ago   |   By News Medical

New results from The Environmental Determinants of Diabetes in the Young study show an association between prolonged enterovirus infection and the development of autoimmunity to the insulin-producing pancreatic beta-cells that precedes type 1 diabetes.
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Association between micronutrient deficiency and acute respiratory infections in healthy adults: a systematic review of observational studies

6 days ago   |   By Nutrition Journal

Acute respiratory infections , including the common cold causes significant morbidity and economical losses globally. Micronutrient deficiency may increase ARI incidence risk and its associated duration a...
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Smoking cannabis increases testicular cancer risk

6 days ago   |   By News Medical

Men who regularly smoke cannabis increase their risk of developing testicular cancer, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association .
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E-cigarettes do NOT increase pneumonia risks, study suggests

E-cigarettes do NOT increase pneumonia risks, study suggests

6 days ago   |   By Daily Mail

A new study from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette has found that e-cigarette vapor, with or without nicotine, had no impact on the ability of pneumonia bacteria to cause infection in mice.
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Strength Training and Becoming Stronger: What is Absolute Strength and Can...

Strength Training and Becoming Stronger: What is Absolute Strength and Can You Achieve It?

We strength train to become stronger and to develop more muscle mass or at least preserve the muscle we have. Regardless of whether you want muscles that pop, you need your... Read more ...

Computer Betting Game Helps Predict Opioid Reuse

Computer Betting Game Helps Predict Opioid Reuse

A statistical test sees whether changes in risk-taking comfort tracked with opioid reuse, and found that people who placed higher-risk bets had higher beta scores, said... Read more ...

Eating blueberries reduces heart disease risk, study confirms

Eating blueberries reduces heart disease risk, study confirms

Long considered one of the best superfoods on the planet, blueberries have been found to have another ability up its antioxidant-rich sleeve: the ability to reduce the risk of... Read more ...

Antibody Mosunetuzumab Shows Promising Results in Lymphoma Patients

Antibody Mosunetuzumab Shows Promising Results in Lymphoma Patients

In relapse/refractory non-Hodgkin lymphoma, the promise of an off-the-shelf immunotherapy was found to show promising results. Read more ...

No Radiation Needed for Many Aggressive Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Patients: Study

No Radiation Needed for Many Aggressive Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Patients: Study

For many aggressive non-Hodgkin's lymphoma patients there is no need for radiation, stated new research. Read more ...

Drug-resistant Strains of TB Could be Controlled

Drug-resistant Strains of TB Could be Controlled

New drugs to treat strains of TB which have become resistant to treatment are now a possibility following a ground breaking discovery from the University of Surrey. Read more ...

Ryan Reynolds' Company, Aviation Gin, Saves Peloton Girl In Genius New...

Ryan Reynolds' Company, Aviation Gin, Saves Peloton Girl In Genius New Commercial

Aviation Gin nailed this one, saving Peloton Girl from herself By now, you've likely heard the backlash Peloton has gotten over their holiday ad featuring a ridiculously fit... Read more ...

Weekly Link Love - Edition 58

Weekly Link Love - Edition 58

Research of the Week Time-restricted eating improves body composition, weight loss, blood lipids, blood pressure, and sleep quality in patients on statins. Social media... Read more ...

Forget Onions, You Will Soon Need More Food To Stay Healthy

Forget Onions, You Will Soon Need More Food To Stay Healthy

In most countries, average body height and body size are increasing, and more needs to be eaten to maintain the higher weight and stay healthy, reports a new study. Read more ...

Homeless People More Likely to Experience Traumatic Brain Injury

Homeless People More Likely to Experience Traumatic Brain Injury

One in two people who are homeless may have faced a traumatic brain injury in their lifetime, reveals a new study. Read more ...