Feed aggregator

Does Drinking More Water Improve Kidney Function?

Medscape Today - 2018, May 31 - 23:34
If increasing the water intake lowers vasopressin levels, does it follow that it also improves kidney function? Dr Szczech shares her views.
Medscape Nephrology

Common Hair Products May Contain Endocrine Disruptors

Medscape Today - 2018, May 30 - 23:27
Are hair products commonly used by black women and children a contributing factor to higher rates of asthma and hormonal disorders?
Medscape Internal Medicine

Hospital de Guimarães Reduziu Infeções Hospitalares

IHI - 2018, May 30 - 20:13
This article discusses one hospital's success in reducing hospital aquired infections with the help of using IHI's methodologies and programs.

How Kindness Can Make a Difference in Cancer Care

IHI - 2018, May 29 - 21:38
Six ways for health care staff to help counteract negative emotions of cancer patients are offered in this article, which may improve outcomes in cancer care.

Detect Diabetes Sooner With Expanded Criteria

Medscape Today - 2018, May 26 - 16:46
Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy highlights a study showing that the current screening criteria are missing many patients with prediabetes or diabetes.
Medscape Internal Medicine

Keeping Kids Safe From Gun Injury Is a Universal Goal

Medscape Today - 2018, May 26 - 16:46
We all want to keep our children safe, says Colleen Kraft, president of the AAP. Pediatricians can take the lead.
Medscape Pediatrics

ACP Glycemic Target Guidance: An Author Makes the Case

Medscape Today - 2018, May 26 - 16:46
Dr Jay H. Shubrook interviews Dr Timothy J. Wilt on ACP's updated guidance statement on pharmacologic treatment of nonpregnant patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Medscape Family Medicine

Extreme Diets: Fads and Facts

Medscape Today - 2018, May 26 - 16:46
Radical diets have exploded in popularity since the 19th century. We dig into notable examples -- from Fletcherism to liquid diets to Beverly Hills -- reviewing their history, claims, and impact.
Medscape Internal Medicine

What Did the Autopsy of Mary Jo Kopechne Reveal?

Medscape Today - 2018, May 26 - 16:46
There's a very good reason why the autopsy details are so mysterious.
Medscape Internal Medicine

Inhaled Steroids in Childhood Asthma: Does Dose Matter?

Medscape Today - 2018, May 26 - 16:46
Can increasing a child's inhaled corticosteroid dose at the first hint of an asthma attack head off a worsening exacerbation?
Medscape Pediatrics

DASH Ranked Best Diet Overall for Eighth Year in a Row by U.S. News and World Report

Medline+ News - 2018, January 4 - 00:28
Source: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute -
Related MedlinePlus Pages: DASH Diet, Diets

Asthma Worse for Overweight Preschoolers

Medline+ News - 2017, December 29 - 02:00
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Asthma in Children, Obesity in Children

Teens and Their Phones: What You Should Know

Medline+ News - 2017, December 29 - 01:00


Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Parenting, Teen Health

The Sooner Kids Learn to Eat Healthy, the Better

Medline+ News - 2017, December 29 - 01:00
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Nutrition, Infant and Newborn Nutrition, Toddler Nutrition

Whites More Likely Than Others to Seek Help for Psoriasis

Medline+ News - 2017, December 28 - 23:00


Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities, Psoriasis

8 Small Changes for a Slimmer You in 2018

Medline+ News - 2017, December 28 - 21:00


Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Weight Control

Air Pollution Can Be Deadly for Seniors

Medline+ News - 2017, December 28 - 21:00
Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Air Pollution, Health Disparities, Seniors' Health

Getting Active Could Help Boost Memory, Experts Say

Medline+ News - 2017, December 28 - 18:00


Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Exercise for Seniors, Memory, Mild Cognitive Impairment

Many with Deadly Brain Cancer Don't Opt for Hospice Care

Medline+ News - 2017, December 28 - 18:00


Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Brain Tumors, Hospice Care

Feeling Sad? Here's How to Beat the Holiday Blues

Medline+ News - 2017, December 28 - 02:00


Source: HealthDay
Related MedlinePlus Pages: Seasonal Affective Disorder
Syndicate content