Master Doctor Search: Infectious Diseases
Eight hallmarks of environmental exposures that contribute to disease
A new review of existing evidence proposes eight hallmarks of environmental exposures that chart the biological pathways through which pollutants contribute to disease...
2 hours ago - News Medical
New system to automatically extract adverse drug reactions from electronic health records
Patients' electronic health records convey crucial information. The application of natural language processing techniques to these records may be an effective means of...
2 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
African American breast cancer survivors need to be better informed about CVD risk
African American breast cancer survivors are four times more likely to die from breast cancer than women of all other races and ethnicities, and they have a disproportionately...
4 hours ago - News Medical
New, efficient method facilitates antibody development
In recent years, therapeutic antibodies have transformed the treatment of cancer and autoimmune diseases.
5 hours ago - News Medical
Astrocytes derived from patients with bipolar disorder malfunction
Cells called astrocytes derived from the induced pluripotent stem cells of patients with bipolar disorder offer suboptimal support for neuronal activity. This malfunction can...
9 hours ago - ScienceDaily
What Is Vinegar Good For?
Title: What Is Vinegar Good For? Category: Diseases and Conditions Created: 3/5/2021 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/5/2021 12:00:00 AM
11 hours ago - MedicineNet
Effect of a dietary intervention with functional foods on LDL-C concentrations and lipoprotein subclasses in overweight subjects with hypercholesterolemia: results of a controlled trial
Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of global death. Hypercholesterolemia is among the main risk factors for developing cardiovascular events, and is highly prevalent...
12 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition
A caregiver's anguish as a friend and husband endured isolation | Commentary
Lisa Warren, whose husband, Bill, has Alzheimer's disease, could only watch as he and a 100-year-old friend endured nursing home isolation because of COVID-19.
21 hours ago - Orlando Sentinel
Probiotics to Help Combat COVID
Clinical trials are currently underway to determine if probiotics can help reduce the severity of COVID-19 and improve recovery, as your gut microbiota plays an important role...
22 hours ago - Mercola - 2 articles
What Are the Benefits of Jumping?
Title: What Are the Benefits of Jumping? Category: Diseases and Conditions Created: 3/4/2021 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 3/4/2021 12:00:00 AM
23 hours ago - MedicineNet - 3 articles
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VIVIENNE PARRY: Should Covid-19 vaccines be mandatory for NHS staff?
NHS staff might be required to have a Covid-19 vaccine if they want to work in the health service according to indications coming from government sources, writes VIVIENNE PARRY.
Global COVID-19 Cases Top 116 Million, Say Sources
Globally, the total number of coronavirus cases has topped 116 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.57 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
Vision Impairment Linked to High Mortality Risk
Research links high mortality risk to both mild and severe vision impairment.
Barbie Celebrates International Women's Day With New Eleanor Roosevelt Doll
She's the only First Lady to have a Barbie doll named after her Eleanor Roosevelt , one of the most influential women of the 20th century, is the latest figure to get the...
COVID Relief Bill Contains Lots of Healthcare Provisions
WASHINGTON - Both public and private health insurance would become less expensive for large numbers of people under the $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill now being debated in the...
Fish Oil Helped My Stiff, Sore Neck Feel Better, So I Asked an Expert If...
My neck had gotten so stiff a few months ago that I was grimacing in pain just from tipping my head to one side or twisting around. All the neck stretches and foam-rolling in...
CDC: In-Person Dining Adds COVID to the Community Menu
Mask mandates were associated with county level decreases in COVID-19 cases, while increases were seen when in-person restaurant dining was allowed, a modeling study found. The...
Kids Hospitalized With COVID-19 Frequently Have Neuro Symptoms
Neurologic symptoms occurred frequently in children and adolescents hospitalized with COVID-19, a large case series of pediatric patients in the U.S. showed. Of 1,695 people 21...
Another Weight-Loss Trial Win for Weekly GLP-1 Drug
When paired with lifestyle management, once-weekly semaglutide yielded significant weight loss for overweight adults with type 2 diabetes, the manufacturer-sponsored...
The Joy And Relief People Are Feeling About Their COVID-19 Vaccines
COVID vaccines are being distributed, and you can almost hear the collective sigh of relief. There is finally a light at the end of this very long pandemic that flipped life as...