ID ECONSULTATION ASSOCIATED WITH DECREASE IN 30-DAY MORTALITY

Infectious disease eConsultation was associated with decreased 30-day mortality and hospital readmissions in a study conducted at two...

INTERRATER RELIABILITY OF TT-TG DISTANCE ON MRI IS NOT DEPENDENT ON PRESELECTION OF SLICES

Preselection of MRI slices compared with independently selected MRI slices did not significantly improve the interrater reliability...

 
 
 

UP TO 50% OF SPF LABELS INACCURATE, BUT THAT MAY SOON CHANGE

MAUI, HAWAII - Products that utilize SPF labels have an uneven track record for accuracy, a speaker at Maui Derm for Dermatologists...

LEVELS OF ‘SAFE' VISIBLE LIGHT MAY NEED MODIFICATION

MAUI, HAWAII - The long-standing notion that visible light - such as lasers and fluorescent lamps, according to a 2015 report - of...

 
 
 

BARRIERS TO TELEDERMATOLOGY'S GROWTH SLOWLY BREAKING DOWN

MAUI, HAWAII - Some of the long-standing obstacles that hinder dermatologists' ability to practice telemedicine are finally breaking...

TOP RECENT NEWS IN REPRODUCTION/ANDROGEN DISORDERS

Endocrine Today has compiled a list of the top recent news reports focused on reproduction and androgen disorders. Healio readers were...

 
 
 

TOP RECENT NEUROENDOCRINOLOGY AND ADRENAL NEWS

Endocrine Today has compiled a list of the top recent news reports focused on neuroendocrinology and adrenal medicine. Healio readers...

HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELL RESEARCHER TO RECEIVE LECTURE AWARD

The International Society for Stem Cell Research will honor Margaret A. “Peggy” Goodell, PhD, with the Tobias Lecture Award. Goodell...

 
 
 

VIDEO: YEU SHARES PEARLS FOR ADDRESSING BRUNESCENT CATARACT

KOLOA, Hawaii - At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Elizabeth Yeu, MD, discusses her tips for removing a brunescent cataract.

GENETICS AND THE HEART: TOP NEWS OF 2019

Healio and Cardiology Today compiled a list of the most-read articles on updates in genetics and CVD published in 2019. This year,...

 
 
 

EXPERTS DISCUSS TOP DERM NEWS: SUNSCREEN, MELANOMA TREATMENTS AND MORE

MAUI, HAWAII - The FDA decision to study sunscreen ingredients and societies teaming up to develop a guideline for pediatric psoriasis...

EXPERT ADVISES CONTINUED SUNSCREEN USE WITH ‘TOTAL PHOTOPROTECTION PACKAGE'

MAUI, HAWAII - New developments in photoprotection should prompt dermatologists to remind patients that photoprotection involves more...

 
 
 

MAUI DERM: 2020 WILL BE ‘AGE OF NEW ACNE DRUGS'

MAUI, HAWAII - Experts here at Maui Derm for Dermatologists 2020 discussed significant advances in acne therapies for patients aged...

LOW BMI, PRESENCE OF DIABETES AFFECT TB TREATMENT OUTCOMES

Low BMI was significantly associated with an increased risk for adverse treatment outcomes in patients with tuberculosis, although...

 
 
 

‘THE SYSTEM IS BROKEN' FOR IBD INSURANCE DENIALS, APPEALS

AUSTIN, Texas - In a cycle of physician prescriptions, payer denials and repeated appeals, gastroenterologists often become advocates...

EXTRAINTESTINAL MANIFESTATIONS DEVELOP, WORSEN AFTER ENTYVIO FOR IBD

AUSTIN, Texas - Approximately 30% of patients with inflammatory bowel disease developed new or worsening extraintestinal manifestations...

 
 
 

INFLAMMATION IN PEDIATRIC CROHN'S MAY DECREASE LEVELS OF HORMONES IMPORTANT IN STATURAL GROWTH

AUSTIN, Texas - The higher frequency of statural growth impairment in male children with Crohn's disease appears to be due to less...

INFLAMMATION IN PEDIATRIC CROHN'S MAY IMPAIR GROWTH HORMONES

AUSTIN, Texas - The higher frequency of growth impairment in male children with Crohn's disease appears to be due to a less standardized...

 
 
 

OSOCIMAB MAY REDUCE VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM RISK AFTER UNILATERAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY

Published results showed certain preoperative and postoperative doses of osocimab used in patients undergoing unilateral knee arthroplasty...

TOP STROKE NEWS OF 2019: ISC UPDATES, RECURRENT STROKE PREVENTION AND MORE

Healio and Cardiology Today compiled a list of the most-read articles in stroke research published in 2019. This year, Healio readers...

 
 
 



N95 Masks USELESS, Coronavirus Enters Body Through EYEBALLS, Warns Infected...

N95 Masks USELESS, Coronavirus Enters Body Through EYEBALLS, Warns Infected Doctor in Wuhan, China

N95 masks are useless against coronavirus. These masks don't create a full facial seal, and a doctor in China is now warning that he contracted coronavirus by failing to wear a... Read more ...

Alicia Keys And Boyz II Men Perform Grammys Tribute To Kobe Bryant

Alicia Keys And Boyz II Men Perform Grammys Tribute To Kobe Bryant

Alicia Keys kicked off tonight by honoring Bryant's memory Kobe Bryant, one of the greatest basketball players in NBA history who played his entire 20-year career with the Los... Read more ...

Grammys 2020 Trending Red Carpet Looks

Grammys 2020 Trending Red Carpet Looks

The red carpet looks everyone's talking about from the 2020 Grammys The music industry's finest are pouring onto the red carpet tonight for the 62nd annual Grammy Awards in Los... Read more ...

Kobe Bryant's 13-Year-Old Daughter Gianna Died With Him In Tragic Helicopter...

Kobe Bryant's 13-Year-Old Daughter Gianna Died With Him In Tragic Helicopter Crash

Kobe Bryant's 13-year-old daughter is among those killed in a helicopter crash in Calabasas today News of the untimely death of former Los Angeles Laker and five-time NBA... Read more ...

Lizzo Looks Like A Glamorous Angel On The Grammys Red Carpet

Lizzo Looks Like A Glamorous Angel On The Grammys Red Carpet

Lizzo is slaying the Grammys red carpet like she slays everything else Everyone needed a small bright spot at the Grammys after today's horrific news about the death of Koby... Read more ...

Golden dewdrop herb can prevent kidney stones and bacterial infections...

Golden dewdrop herb can prevent kidney stones and bacterial infections, reveals study

The prevalence and recurrence rates of kidney stone disease are increasing globally. This health problem affects 12 percent of the world's population, with more men suffering... Read more ...

SNL's Navarro Cheer Parody Includes Lots of Absurd Injuries - 'Til Halsey...

SNL's Navarro Cheer Parody Includes Lots of Absurd Injuries - 'Til Halsey Saves the Day!

It was only a matter of time before the Saturday Night Live cast tried to tap into the fandom around Netflix's Cheer docuseries. On Jan. 25, the late-night cast teamed up with... Read more ...

What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus Outbreak, Particularly If You're...

What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus Outbreak, Particularly If You're Traveling

A newly discovered "coronavirus" has sickened nearly 2,000 people worldwide. With the headlines growing increasingly scary every day (on Jan. 26, the death toll in China had... Read more ...

More Independence at Work Linked to Lower Back Pain Risk

More Independence at Work Linked to Lower Back Pain Risk

Back pain was lower when people received social support at work from their superiors and colleagues, found new study. Read more ...

Can Weights Get You Better Abs? An Expert Says Yes - Here's How to Use Them...

Can Weights Get You Better Abs? An Expert Says Yes - Here's How to Use Them the Right Way

If a strong, toned core is what you're after, there are plenty of effective ab exercises that'll help you get there. The only question is, should you be using weights to help... Read more ...