PRENATAL STRESS INCREASES LIKELIHOOD OF PERSONALITY DISORDER IN OFFSPRING

Longitudinal study data indicated that children exposed to maternal stress throughout gestation were three times more likely to develop...

IV IRON DOES NOT INCREASE RISK FOR INFECTION, MORTALITY

Findings published in International Urology and Nephrology suggest that the use of high-dose parenteral iron is not associated with...

 
 
 

ASTRO HONORS THREE GOLD MEDAL RECIPIENTS

The American Society for Radiation Oncology honored three of its members with the Gold Medal Award. This year's recipients were Walter...

NOT JUST LYME: 22% OF BLACKLEGGED TICKS COLLECTED ON LONG ISLAND CARRY MULTIPLE PATHOGENS

Researchers collected three species of ticks from multiple locations in Suffolk County, Long Island, and identified a high prevalence...

 
 
 

SIMILAR OUTCOMES WITH ARTHROSCOPIC PARTIAL MENISCECTOMY FOR TRAUMATIC VS DEGENERATIVE TEARS

In a study of patients with no or mild osteoarthritis who underwent arthroscopic partial meniscectomy, investigators found no clinically...

VIDEO: SURGEON PRESENTS INTELLIGENT, ULTRAFAST FEMTOSECOND LASER FOR CATARACT SURGERY

PARIS - Pavel Stodulka, MD, PhD, performed the first in-human surgery with a new femtosecond laser for cataract surgery manufactured...

 
 
 

HIGHLIGHTS FROM ESC CONGRESS: DAPA-HF, NEW GUIDELINES, INTERVENTION UPDATES AND MORE

Whether you attended the European Society of Cardiology Congress in person or followed from afar, Cardiology Today and Healio have...

M. BOVIS TB DETECTED IN MICHIGAN DEER HUNTERS

Between 2002 and 2017, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services identified three human cases of tuberculosis caused by...

 
 
 

ARTHROSURFACE RECEIVES FDA CLEARANCE FOR TOE FIXATION SYSTEM

Arthrosurface Inc. received FDA 501 clearance for its BOSS toe fixation system, which is intended to improve stabilization in a first...

7 RECENT HIGHLIGHTS IN GASTROINTESTINAL CANCER

Recently published studies have demonstrated new developments in gastrointestinal cancer. In case you missed it, the editors of Healio...

 
 
 

8 IMPORTANT UPDATES FOR NATIONAL PROSTATE CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month is observed every September. Health care providers and advocates use the campaign to educate...

VIDEO: TREATING DRY EYE PREOPERATIVELY SIGNIFICANTLY IMPROVES ACCURACY OF CATARACT SURGERY

PARIS - At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, John A. Hovanesian, MD, speaks about the importance of...

 
 
 

VIDEO: INSIGHTS ON OPTIMAL ANTITHROMBOTIC STRATEGY IN PATIENTS WITH DIABETES, STABLE CAD

PARIS - In this video exclusive, Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH, executive director of interventional cardiovascular programs at Brigham...

EUROPEAN COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS DULAGLUTIDE LABEL UPDATE TO REFLECT REWIND FINDINGS

The European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use recommended a label update for the GLP-1 receptor agonist...

 
 
 

FDA APPROVES SUPPLEMENTAL NDAS FOR PIFELTRO, DELSTRIGO FOR TREATING HIV IN ADULTS

The FDA approved a supplemental new drug application to expand the use of Pifeltro and Delstrigo to include the treatment of patients...

TORRENT PHARMACEUTICALS EXPANDS VOLUNTARY RECALL OF LOSARTAN

Torrent Pharmaceuticals has expanded its voluntary recall of its losartan potassium tablets to include five additional lots due to...

 
 
 

FDA APPROVES NEW PACKAGING LIMITS FOR LOPERAMIDE

The FDA has approved new package size and type limits for the over-the-counter, brand-name tablet and capsule forms of loperamide,...

STRESS, BURNOUT WIDESPREAD AND UNDERACKNOWLEDGED AMONG SURGEONS

PARIS - Nearly 70% of surgeons suffer from chronic stress, yet stress perception and management are underacknowledged in the surgical...

 
 
 

RESEARCHERS RECOMMEND MEDICARE ADVANTAGE FOR NONMELANOMA STATISTICS IN US

Researchers estimate that in 2014 there were more than 3.4 million treated nonmelanoma skin cancers in the U.S. population aged 65...

COHORT STUDY FINDS 8% RISK FOR SECONDARY PRIMARY MELANOMA WITHIN 5 YEARS

Researchers identified an 8% 5-year risk for secondary primary melanoma in a cohort of patients with melanoma and confirmed the utility...

 
 
 



US Pediatric Heart Transplant Waitlist Policy Is Not Working as Planned

US Pediatric Heart Transplant Waitlist Policy Is Not Working as Planned

The waitlist policy which intended to save children lives by prioritizing children awaiting heart transplantation in the U.S has unintended consequences. Read more ...

New Vaccine That Prevents Herpes in Mice, Guinea Pigs Developed

New Vaccine That Prevents Herpes in Mice, Guinea Pigs Developed

A novel vaccine developed at Penn Medicine protected almost all animal subjects exposed to the virus Read more ...

Do the Expenses of Cancer Medications Receive Enough Attention?

Do the Expenses of Cancer Medications Receive Enough Attention?

New study analysed whether recent cancer drug trials collect health-related quality of life after reviewing drug manufacturers' submissions to pan-Canadian Oncology Drug Review . Read more ...

DNA Is Cemented Together By Water-Repelling Forces

DNA Is Cemented Together By Water-Repelling Forces

DNA molecules were thought to be held together by hydrogen bonds, but researchers prove otherwise! Read more ...

Music can Boost Memory in Older Adults, Alzheimer's Disease Patients

Music can Boost Memory in Older Adults, Alzheimer's Disease Patients

Listening to music can improve memory performance in older adults and patients with Alzheimer's disease , reveals a new study. Read more ...

Fat Mass Index, Not BMI, May Up Heart Disease Risk in People With Diabetes

Fat Mass Index, Not BMI, May Up Heart Disease Risk in People With Diabetes

Fat mass index , not body mass index , is linked to a higher risk of developing heart disease in people with diabetes, reports a new study. Read more ...

Lifestyle Education Improves Heart Health in Children

Lifestyle Education Improves Heart Health in Children

Encouraging physical activity and improving diet in kids is essential to reduce deaths from cardiovascular disease , reports a new study. Read more ...

Gwendoline Christie Hit The Emmys Red Carpet And We Are Not Worthy

Gwendoline Christie Hit The Emmys Red Carpet And We Are Not Worthy

Gwendoline Christie is bringing all the FIRE If you've managed to miss what an absolute badass Gwendoline Christie is, it's okay, because she'll never stop giving you reasons... Read more ...

Chronic Care Model for Veterans With Mental Health Conditions

Chronic Care Model for Veterans With Mental Health Conditions

Originally developed to improve care for patients with chronic medical illnesses, the new approach focuses on health care changes to promote teamwork and increase patients'... Read more ...

New Drug That Fights Cancer With Less Renal Toxicity Discovered

New Drug That Fights Cancer With Less Renal Toxicity Discovered

Scientists have discovered a new anti-cancer drug that has less toxic effects to the kidneys. Read more ...