06/22/2017
"The new test is objective. Either the DNA of the causative agent is there or not; there is no gray area."
06/13/2017
CMS estimates that poorly coordinated care transitions result in the readmission of 2.6 million seniors to a hospital within 30 days of discharge.
06/10/2017
Self-monitoring of blood glucose levels in patients with Type 2 diabetes who are not treated with insulin did not improve glycemic control after a year.
06/10/2017
Better communication with healthcare providers could help reduce unnecessary use of antibiotics for common childhood illnesses.
06/10/2017
The technology allows scientists in the lab to "light up" and then monitor a brain protein called alpha-synuclein.
06/10/2017
A worldwide network of scientists have announced a new dictionary of terms.
06/10/2017
Babies born to mothers with sleep apnea have a higher risk of experiencing adverse neonatal outcomes.
06/10/2017
Older people are not being referred for mental health support nearly as frequently as their younger counterparts.
06/10/2017
Electronic patient-reported symptom monitoring has been associated with increased survival among patients.
06/10/2017
New treatment lasts more than two weeks in primates, promising to eclipse current treatment options in humans.
06/10/2017
An adhesive patch may improve ease of use for home sleep apnea testing.
06/10/2017
Experiences of successful families help develop supportive coaching program, identify community resources.
06/10/2017
Breastfeeding after a cesarean section may help manage pain.
06/10/2017
Smaller dose combos of blood pressure medications may be effective and have fewer side effects.
06/10/2017
People were more likely to have medical insurance and less likely to have unmet medical need than those on HUD waitlist.
06/10/2017
Women with Type 2 diabetes who used low-dose aspirin reduced their risk for breast cancer by 18%.
06/10/2017
Aspirin may provide little or no benefit for certain patients who have plaque buildup in their arteries.
06/10/2017
Heroin use in the U.S. was estimated to cost society more than $51 billion in 2015.
06/10/2017
The diabetes medication linagliptin was found to prevent stiffening of heart muscle in obese mouse model.
06/10/2017
Dementia with Lewy bodies frequently is misdiagnosed as Alzheimer's or Parkinson's disease.
06/10/2017
One in five surgical weight-loss patients take prescription opioids seven years after surgery.
06/10/2017
The vaccine is the first to be based on the Zika virus NS1 protein, and the first to show single-dose protection against Zika in an immunocompetent lethal mouse challenge model.
06/10/2017
Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are present in many ready-to-eat foods such as fresh produce and dairy products.
06/10/2017
The guideline brings together for the first time the latest research and expert views into a single robustly written document.
06/10/2017
Heart muscle is one of the least renewable tissues in the body, which is one of the reasons that heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S.
06/04/2017
The critical component of an experimental vaccine led to an escalating immune response in patients with sarcoma.
06/04/2017
A baby's behavior at two to four weeks after birth is not likely due to exposure to medication or depression.
06/04/2017
Lassa virus can cause a hemorrhagic disease called Lassa fever and is endemic to Western Africa.
06/04/2017
A newly developed tissue scanner allows looking under the skin of psoriasis patients.
06/04/2017
Fifty percent of women older than age 50 will experience a bone fracture due to osteoporosis.
06/04/2017
Timing meals later at night can cause weight gain and impair fat metabolism.
06/04/2017
Interventions by community pharmacists can help patients manage their asthma better.
06/04/2017
States that allow doctors to treat a patient's sexual partner without an in-person visit may find more success lowering rates of STDs.
06/04/2017
A single treatment giving life-long protection from severe allergies could be made possible by immunology research.
06/04/2017
Researchers used evolutionary principles to explore sustainable antibiotic treatment strategies.
06/03/2017
Study results have offered a safe and affordable treatment option.
06/03/2017
The findings could prove to be a breakthrough in alleviating symptoms of jet lag and shift work.
06/03/2017
New research has shown that serum zinc may benefit liver disease in a way we never expected.
06/03/2017
When vaccine resources are limited, immunizing children and the elderly after high-risk individuals is best.
06/03/2017
A new enhanced test detects significantly more bacteria than the standard test.
06/03/2017
In some cases, antibiotic treatment can be harmful, especially for older adults.
06/03/2017
A compound found in olive oil may help to prevent cancer developing in the brain.
06/03/2017
A study has shed new light on vitamin K and its significant presence in some dairy products.
06/03/2017
UCSB biologists believe they have corrected a flaw in the way bacterial susceptibility to certain drugs is tested.
06/03/2017
Researchers have found a way to block B-cell AID and prevent diabetes in non-obese diabetic mice.
05/29/2017
Researchers have designed novel urine test to help to diagnose adherence to blood pressure medications.
05/29/2017
Researchers have found a connection between cellular stress in the brain and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
05/29/2017
A new medicine developed to treat severe asthma has shown promising results in a medical trial.
05/29/2017
Researchers have now shown that having a higher BMI can cause worse cardiovascular health in those aged as young as 17.
05/29/2017
HIV has become a manageable chronic condition, but it all comes down to medication adherence.

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