European agency reconsiders, recommends romosozumab for fracture prevention
After a reexamination procedure, a European Medicines Agency committee announced a positive opinion recommending marketing authorization for romosozumab for the treatment of...
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Link Between PTSD and Stroke Risk in Young Adults Discovered
A link between trauma-induced stress disorders and the risk of TIA and stroke in young and middle-aged adults has been discovered by scientists.
23 hours ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Fitbit and Bristol-Myers Squibb-Pfizer Alliance team up to address gaps in atrial fibrillation
The Bristol-Myers Squibb-Pfizer Alliance and Fitbit today announced at the TIME 100 Health Summit in New York that they are working together to help drive timely diagnosis of...
1 day ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Young adults with PTSD may have a higher risk of stroke in middle age
Lindsey Rosman, PhD, assistant professor in the division of cardiology, is lead author of the study.
1 day ago - UNC Healthcare - 2 articles
New Data May Support Off-Label Thrombectomy in Pediatric Stroke
In the absence of high-level evidence, new registry data appear to support off-label use of mechanical thrombectomy in childhood stroke. Medscape Medical News
1 day ago - Medscape
Frequent drinking strongest risk factor for atrial fibrillation
A new study published on October 17, 2019, in the journal EP Europace, shows that people who drink alcohol almost every day, even in small amounts, are more at risk to develop...
1 day ago - News Medical - 5 articles
PTSD Linked to Stroke Risk in Younger Adults
Young and middle-aged adults with post-traumatic stress disorder have an increased risk of stroke, new research suggests.
1 day ago - Web MD - 2 articles
Young adults with PTSD at elevated risk for stroke by middle age
Young adults who develop PTSD have a greater risk for transient ischemic attack and ischemic stroke, independent of established risk factors, coexisting psychiatric disorders...
1 day ago - Healio - 2 articles
Frequent drinking is 'a bigger risk to health than binge drinking', study claims
Researchers in South Korea studied drinking habits of almost 10million people. The number of times a person drank over the week raised risk of atrial fibrillation - which can...
1 day ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
UCI Health physician discusses causes and treatments for migraines
IN THE NEWS: Nearly everyone has had a migraine at some point in life. However, misinformation often surrounds the condition, which is often undiagnosed, misdiagnosed or not...
1 day ago - UC Irvine Health
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21 Best Toys & Gifts For 8-Year Old Boys And Girls, According To An Expert
Age eight is a time to cultivate a child's creativity and encourage them to learn new skills. Dr. Lauren Gardner , a psychologist at the Center for Behavioral Health at Johns...
Recall: FDA Sees Trace Asbestos in J&J Baby Powder
Johnson & Johnson said FDA testing as recently as last month found no trace of asbestos. The company says the FDA's most recent test found "sub-trace levels" of asbestos in...
J&J recalls Baby Powder after FDA finds cancer-causing asbestos in a bottle
Food and Drug Administration tests found 'sub-trace' amounts of asbestos, a contaminant linked to cancer in a bottle of Baby Powder. J&J faces 13,000 lawsuits over mesothelioma...
New Revolutionary Method to Detect Life-threatening Tumors
Tumors that tend to grow or spread aggressively can be detected through this cheap method. This method has impeccable accuracy when it comes to identifying highly heterogeneous...
Effective Treatment for High-need, High-cost Patients
In crisis and with nowhere else to turn, many patients with serious mental and physical health problems and substance use disorders-every year flock to emergency rooms...
Exercising before Breakfast can Boost Your Health
Is it better to exercise in the morning? Yes, working out before breakfast in the morning can offer a wide range of health benefits. So, hurry up, start exercising on an empty...
4 Steps to Help Your Kids through their Worst Meltdowns
We've all been there... You're tired and stressed and your child begins to have an intense meltdown. You think you know what to do until you're caught in the highly charged...
Bad Breakups may Not Trigger Weight Gain from Emotional Eating: Study
People do not gain weight from emotional eating after a relationship breakup, reveals a new study.
Export of Viagra alternative banned as shortage hits UK so alprostadil can...
Worsening UK shortages mean drugs in short supply will have to be given to NHS patients, rather than shipped abroad for higher profit. Yesterday exporting alprostadil was banned.
Is Your Angry Child Purposely Defiant or Emotionally Stressed?
Is your child's difficult behavior on purpose? “She knows it's not ok to scream at me and say hurtful things.” “All of a sudden he goes into a rage and starts hitting and...