Nivolumab Effective in Liver Cancer, Child-Pugh B Status
New data from the CheckMate 040 trial suggest another indication is in the works for the checkpoint inhibitor nivolumab. Medscape Medical News
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Parents, licking your baby's pacifier clean may protect against allergies
Exposing the child to mom or dad's microbes can affect the way the immune system develops
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Parental pacifier sucking may prevent allergies in children
Parents who sucked pacifiers to clean them had children with lower total IgE production, according to findings presented at the American College of Allergy, Asthma and...
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Shortage of pediatric rheumatologists hinders care for children, adolescents
The consequences of a child receiving insufficient or inappropriate treatment for a rheumatic disease will last a lifetime - a lifetime that, statistically, will be...
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Since it's been 5 years since I had a newborn, I'm a little rusty on how to play with babies. One of the best ways to stimulate a very young child is through music. Lullabies...
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I Don't Understand '80s Nostalgia, And I'm OK With That
I am a child of the '80s and '90s. (Okay, more of the '80s than '90s, but let me have this, mmmkay?) In any event, I should be all over the teen nostalgia that's all the rage...
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How I Learned To Love My Stepson
My husband had a 2-year-old when we met. I wasn't comfortable calling myself his stepmom until we'd been together for almost two years, and had been living together for almost...
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Nivolumab Works for Sicker Liver Cancer Patients
Half of Child-Pugh B patients showed improvement or stable disease
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If Your Baby is Not Sleeping Through the Night, Don't Worry Its Normal: Study
Baby's not sleeping through the night does not indicate that the child will have developmental problems, later on, finds a new study. No connection has been found in between...
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"No parent should tolerate what has become a culturally normalized form of child abuse - sleep deprivation, repetitive stress injuries from early and excessive athletics...
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Anti-Malaria Drugs can Treat Cancer: Here's How
Mechanism of action of anti-malarial drugs that can be used for treating cancer has been discovered. These drugs target the enzyme PPT1 and deactivate it to inhibit the growth...
New Shoe Insole Technology Can Heal Diabetic Ulcers Better While Walking
Diabetic foot ulcers: Newly developed shoe insole technology can heal diabetic ulcers better while walking.
New Method to Study Swallowing Could Lead to Improved ALS Treatments
Researchers mimic swallowing problems in rodents that will allow more targeted study of ALS progression.
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Can Reduce Premature Birth Risk
High intake of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy can lower the risk of premature births, reveals a new study.
Omega-3 fatty acids found to control non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
It is a little-known fact that even teetotalers can end up with liver disease. In fact, the most common form of this type of disease in the United States - non-alcoholic fatty...
Homeopathic remedies for high blood pressure
Hypertension is a common and critical health concern, especially for older people. An article in Homeopathic covered some of the best ways of naturally treating high blood...
FDA to crack down on menthol cigarettes, flavored vapes
About half of teens who smoke cigarettes choose menthols and flavored e-cigarettes have been blamed for a recent increase in teen vaping rates.
Patients may be getting turned away from surgery until their painful disease...
Wales' only endometriosis centre is inadequately funded and is turning complex cases away because 'it cannot cope with demand'
What is hyperemesis gravidarum? The extreme morning sickness that Kate...
Kate suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum with all three pregnancies and Amy Schumer said she is in hospital with the same thing
FDA to Limit Flavored E-Cigarettes, Ban Menthol
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday that it will limit or ban access to flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.