• Risk of Dementia Increases With Decline in Kidney Function

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Individuals with reduced kidney function may have an increased risk of developing dementia.
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  • Neighborhood disadvantage may be an environmental risk factor for brain development

    Neighborhood disadvantage may be an environmental risk factor for brain development

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study suggests that certain neighborhoods - particularly those characterized by poverty and unemployment - may pose an environmental risk to the developing brains of children, impacting neurocognitive performance and even brain size.
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  • Corticosteroid Bursts May Increase GI Bleeding Risk in Children

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Oral corticosteroid bursts are associated with an increased risk of gastrointestinal bleeding, sepsis, and pneumonia during the month after treatment initiation, according to a cohort study in Taiwan.
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