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Arthritis Tied to Higher Risk for Anxiety, Depression

Medscape Today - 2018, October 6 - 03:29
'The high prevalence of symptoms of anxiety and depression among adults with arthritis warrants awareness, screening, and subsequent treatment of these conditions,' researchers say.
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US Infant and Youth Mortality Rates Remain High

Medscape Today - 2018, October 5 - 21:25
Higher infant and youth mortality rates persisted in the United States compared with Canada and England/Wales, but causes have shifted, a study found.
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A Secret to 5-Star Ratings: Prescribe Antibiotics

Medscape Today - 2018, October 5 - 15:22
A new study confirms what many clinicians suspected: Patients reward and punish them for how they treat respiratory infections, reports Dr Perry Wilson.
Medscape

'Transformational' Results in Squamous Cell Lung Cancer

Medscape Today - 2018, October 5 - 15:22
An immuno-chemotherapy combination again moves the bar forward in a difficult-to-treat subset of squamous cell lung cancer patients.
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FDA Approves Sarecycline for Moderate to Severe Acne

Medscape Today - 2018, October 5 - 15:22
The FDA has approved sarecycline (Seysara, Almirall) for patients aged 9 years and older with inflammatory lesions associated with non-nodular moderate to severe acne vulgaris.
FDA Approvals

FDA Clears First Autoinjectable Testosterone, Xyosted

Medscape Today - 2018, October 5 - 09:20
Xyosted is the first self-injection testosterone replacement product for men diagnosed with conditions associated with a deficiency or absence of endogenous testosterone.
FDA Approvals

Zoledronate Reduces Fractures in Older Women With Osteopenia

Medscape Today - 2018, October 4 - 21:12
Clinicians can tell women in their 70s with osteopenia who are very concerned about osteoporotic fractures that this drug 'won't make you bulletproof, but it will reduce [fracture risk] by about a third.'
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Moderate, Vigorous Exercise May Protect Against Parkinson's

Medscape Today - 2018, October 4 - 21:12
A new systematic review and meta-analysis quantifies the amount of physical activity that may reduce risk of developing Parkinson's disease -- at least in men.
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Tenofovir Beats Entecavir for Preventing Liver Cancer?

Medscape Today - 2018, October 4 - 21:12
An observational study reports that in patients with hepatitis B, tenofovir significantly lowers the risk for liver cancer compared with entecavir.
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Dog Sniffs Out Lung Cancer, but Something’s Fishy

Medscape Today - 2018, October 4 - 21:12
A trained dog distinguished malignant from benign nodules from exhaled breath samples with great accuracy, but its trainer may be giving away the answers.
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Aspergillus Resistance Emerging in Untreated US Patients

Medscape Today - 2018, October 4 - 15:08
Aspergillus fumigatus colonization in patients who did not take antifungal medications suggested exposure to spores resistant from agricultural application of environmental antifungals.
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UN Renews Pledge to Decrease Noncommunicable Diseases

Medscape Today - 2018, October 4 - 15:08
The UN held its third high-level meeting on the prevention and control of noncommunicable diseases, renewing its pledge to reduce mortality from noncommunicable diseases by one third by 2030.
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The True Costs of Pivotal Trials That Support FDA Approval

Medscape Today - 2018, October 4 - 15:08
Big investment in drug development can mean big returns, and trial costs are a small part of drug development, two studies show. The authors of one study say consumers may be paying too much.
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Less Recreational Screen Time Tied to Better Cognition in Kids

Medscape Today - 2018, October 4 - 09:05
A new study suggests that excess recreational screen time may have a deleterious effect on cognitive development, in addition to leading to less sleep and physical activity.
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FDA Clears Antibacterial Arikayce for MAC Lung Disease

Medscape Today - 2018, October 3 - 21:02
Arikayce is the first drug approved under the Limited Population Pathway for Antibacterial and Antifungal Drugs, and the first and only therapy specifically for MAC lung disease.
FDA Approvals

FDA Expands Epilepsy Drug Perampanel (Fycompa) to Younger Kids

Medscape Today - 2018, October 3 - 21:02
Although the drug is already approved as adjunctive treatment and monotherapy for partial-onset seizures in patients at least 12 years of age, the new approval expands use those as young as 4.
FDA Approvals

ACOG Stresses Role of Ob/Gyns in Preventive Care For Women

Medscape Today - 2018, October 3 - 21:02
Updated guidelines from the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists stress the role of this specialty in providing preventive care for women throughout their lifetime.
Medscape Medical News

New FreeStyle Libre With Alarms Approved for Diabetes in EU

Medscape Today - 2018, October 3 - 15:00
The Libre 2.0 glucose-monitoring system includes optional customizable alarms for high and low glucose levels.
International Approvals

Oncology Care Model Saved Medicare $3 Million in 1 Year

Medscape Today - 2018, October 3 - 15:00
Early data from a large community oncology practice show that the implementation of the CMS Oncology Care Model saved Medicare $3 million and reduced hospitalization.
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ASBMR Urges Bone Treatment for All Seniors With Major Fractures

Medscape Today - 2018, October 3 - 15:00
Only a minority of older patients who have a hip or spine fracture receive secondary prevention with osteoporosis therapy. Bone specialists issued a set of recommendations to try to improve this.
Medscape Medical News
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