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Combo Treatment Could Delay Kidney Failure for Years in Nondiabetic CKD

10 days ago   |   By MedPageToday

Combining the powers of SGLT2 and renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitor therapy could substantially reduce the risk of kidney failure or death for patients with albuminuric, nondiabetic chronic kidney disease...
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Benzodiazepines linked to increased risk for drug overdose among young people

Benzodiazepines linked to increased risk for drug overdose among young people

10 days ago   |   By Healio

Benzodiazepines, compared with alternative pharmacologic treatments for common sleep disorders, were linked to an increased risk for drug overdoses among young people, researchers reported in JAMA Network Open.
Benzodiazepines are prescribed for the treatment of adolescent sleep disorders. However, overdoses occur, often in combination with opioids, Greta A. Bushnell, PhD, of the center for pharmacoepidemiology and treatment sciences at Rutgers Institute for Health in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and colleagues wrote.
Bushnell and colleagues sought to evaluate whether benzodiazepine...
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Aspirin does not reduce fracture risk, may increase serious fall risk

Aspirin does not reduce fracture risk, may increase serious fall risk

10 days ago   |   By Healio

For healthy older patients, an aspirin a day does not reduce fracture risk and might increase the risk for serious falls, according to researchers.
“Falls and fractures are frequent and deleterious to the health of older people,” Anna L. Barker, PhD, of the school of public health and preventive medicine at Monash University in Australia, and colleagues wrote in their article, published in JAMA Internal Medicine.
Aspirin has previously been said to help protect bone fragility and slow bone loss, they wrote. So, the researchers conducted a substudy of the ASPREE randomized clinical
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Systematic review and meta-analysis of efficacy and safety of continuous...

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The Liver Meeting: Hepatitis in children, NASH, ‘alarming' disparities in...

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