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Depression Severity Tied to Increased Seizure Frequency

Medscape Today - 2018, December 7 - 05:24
Depression severity is tied to increased seizure frequency and to a greater risk of other psychiatric comorbidities, including panic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, and bipolar disorder, new research shows.
Medscape Medical News

TNBC Study of Capecitabine Mostly Disappoints, With One Exception

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 23:23
A study of adjuvant capecitabine in triple-negative breast cancer was largely negative, but disease-free and overall survival were improved in a subset of patients with the nonbasal-like phenotype.
Medscape Medical News

Acute Flaccid Myelitis Cases Have Peaked for the Year, CDC says

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 23:23
The number of people, mostly children, under investigation for acute flaccid myelitis has dropped in recent weeks. The virus shows strong emergence every other year.
Medscape Medical News

'Low Gluten' Benefits Linked to Dietary Fibers, Not Gluten

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 23:23
Healthy adults had less bloating and felt better on low-gluten vs high-gluten diets, apparently as a result of changes in gut microbes driven by dietary fiber differences, not gluten levels.
Medscape Medical News

Physicians, Nurses Rate Their Listening Skills High in Poll

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 23:23
The Medscape poll came after a study that found patients' agendas were addressed only 36% of the time in visits and patients who did share concerns did so in an average of 6 seconds.
Medscape Medical News

Eczema Rates Rise With Age Among Adults, Study Finds

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 23:23
Atopic dermatitis rates rise with age among adults in primary care, a study found. The data provide new information about the epidemiology of the disorder after childhood, the researchers say.
Medscape Medical News

Dietary Supplements Don't Prevent Chronic Disease

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 17:21
While deficient diets may warrant micronutrient supplements, their indiscriminate use poses health risks, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics warns.
Medscape Medical News

Vaping Pot More Powerful Than Smoking It

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 17:21
People who haven't tried cannabis in a long time should beware that with new vaping devices, they may get higher than intended, according to a small study.
Medscape

Study Examines Foreign-Born Healthcare Workers in US

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 17:21
According to a recent study, a significant proportion of healthcare professionals in the United States are foreign-born.
Medscape Medical News

The Latest Medicare Changes to Enhance Your Bottom Line

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 05:14
Clinicians should become familiar with these beneficial new rules.
Medscape Internal Medicine

Healthcare Coalition Proposes Ways to Combat Drug Shortages

Medscape Today - 2018, December 6 - 05:14
The group also recommended improved communications with the FDA to prepare for public health emergencies resulting from shortages of critical medications.
Medscape Medical News

Docs Bring NRA Fight to DC, House Democrat Says He'll Take Up Their Cause

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 23:12
A long-time congressional observer said that the shift to a Democratic majority makes it more likely gun violence prevention studies will get funded.
Medscape Medical News

NIH-Funded Trial of Male Birth Control Gel Underway

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 23:12
The study seeks to recruit 420 couples to test the gel, called NES/T, which includes the progestin compound segesterone acetate (Nestorone) plus testosterone.
Medscape Medical News

Novel Schizophrenia Drug Shows 'Favorable Weight Profile'

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 23:12
In topline results from the phase 3 ENLIGHTEN-2 trial, patients with schizophrenia who received olanzapine/samidorphan showed significant less weight gain than those who received olanzapine alone.
Medscape Medical News

Physicians' Use of Telemedicine Varies by Specialty

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 23:12
Physicians in hospitals and larger practices were more likely to report telemedicine use, a survey found. The researchers say the findings suggest that smaller practices face financial barriers.
Medscape Medical News

FDA OKs Steroid Insert (Dextenza) for Postop Ocular Pain

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 23:12
Dextenza is the first FDA-approved intracanalicular insert that delivers dexamethasone to treat ocular pain following ophthalmic surgery for up to 30 days with a single insertion.
FDA Approvals

Physician Action Needed in Face of Climate Change, ACP Says

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 23:12
ACP says it is 'alarmed' by recent reports of the health effects of climate change, including the speed of change in disease trends and the food supply.
Medscape Medical News

Opioids Prescribed by Dentists Tied to Addiction Among Youth

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 17:08
Teens and young adults who are prescribed opioids by dental clinicians are at increased risk for persistent use and for abuse in the subsequent year, a retrospective cohort study suggests.
Medscape Medical News

Quarter of Insulin Users Skimp Because of Cost: Study Published

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 17:08
Newly published study a reminder that a large proportion of US patients with diabetes are cutting back on doses because of cost, a practice often associated with poor glycemic control.
Medscape Medical News

Rotavirus Is Still With Us--How to Prevent an Outbreak

Medscape Today - 2018, December 5 - 17:08
Rotavirus outbreaks can affect almost anyone--healthy and unhealthy, young and old, vaccinated and unvaccinated.
CDC Expert Commentary
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