Smartphone app may predict worsening asthma by measuring nighttime coughing
Nocturnal cough and sleep quality measured by a smartphone app may aid in the prediction of asthma progression, researchers reported at the virtual European Respiratory Society...
14 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Deciphering the Controversy of Adipose Derived Stem Cells in the Context of Healthcare
As we enter a new era of medical advancements, several new techniques in medicine have been pioneered. You may have heard of stem cell therapy on the news introduced as the new...
1 month ago - HealthWorks Collective
Identifying Alzheimer's risk factors in young people
News-Medical speaks to the Alzheimer's association about their research which looked at risk factors that could aid in the early detection of Alzheimer's.
1 month ago - News Medical - 2 articles
US economy at risk of falling into 'sinkhole', warns Fed official
A senior US central banker has warned about the ramifications of Congress removing economic aid too abruptly.
1 month ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Oxytocin can aid in the control and prevention of osteoporosis
Oxytocin, produced by the hypothalamus and sometimes known as the "love hormone" for its involvement in pair bonding and orgasm, can be a strong ally in the control and...
1 month ago - News Medical
Osteoporosis decision aids inadequately address patient needs
Decision aids for osteoporosis currently lack quality standards and do not meet patient needs, results of a mixed-methods study showed. Previously published data indicate that...
2 monthes ago - Healio - 2 articles
Opioids offer minimal benefit to pain, function in OA, no aid to QoL
Opioids offer only minimal relief of osteoarthritis symptoms within a 12-week period, and cause discomfort in most patients, according to findings published in Arthritis Care &...
2 monthes ago - Healio
Baboon model could aide in Alzheimer's disease interventions
Scientists recently published findings indicating the baboon could prove to be a relevant model to test therapeutics and interventions for neurodegenerative diseases, such as...
3 monthes ago - ScienceDaily
FDA Okays First Tau Radiotracer to Aid Alzheimer's Diagnosis
Flortaucipir F18 for use with PET imaging helps estimate the density and distribution of tau pathology in adults with cognitive impairment who are being evaluated for...
4 monthes ago - Medscape - 3 articles
I Have No Idea How To Help My Teens Through This
Sleepaway camp was just cancelled. Graduation cancelled. Dance recital is virtual in your living room. No Lacrosse season. Spring semester of freshmen year from your high...
4 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
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Coffee Consumption may be Protective, Even in People with Parkinson's Gene
Coffee consumption may decrease the risk of developing Parkinson's even for people with a gene mutation linked to the disease, reports a new study.
Study Shows How Gut Microbiome Interacts With Oral Therapies in Prostate...
The drug abiraterone acetate is metabolized by gut bacteria to reduce harmful organisms while promoting those fighting prostate cancer, revealed research.
Do Metabolic Changes Impact Cognition Post-Menopause?
Forgetfulness and cognitive decline after menopause might be explained by changes in the metabolic cycle, a researcher reported. In both peri- and postmenopausal women, markers...
Does Caffeine Protect Against Parkinson's?
People with Parkinson's disease had lower plasma caffeine levels than people without Parkinson's, and levels were even lower for Parkinson's patients carrying the LRRK2 gene...
Link Between Sleep Apnea and Alzheimer's Disease Discovered
A new study has discovered identical signs of brain damage in sleep apnea and Alzheimer's disease.
Top Tips to Making Your Botox Injections Last Longer
Anti-wrinkle cosmetic treatments have become extremely popular. It is easy to see why Botox injections would be the number one choice for smoother, younger-looking skin as it...
Clinical Challenges: Test Your Knowledge About Parkinson's
A three-question quiz on a MedPage Today series
Telehealth and Parkinson's Disease
Distance, disability, and distribution of doctors: all are barriers to Parkinson's disease care that telemedicine can help overcome, according to Ray Dorsey, MD, of the...
The Lancet: Radiotherapy After Prostate Cancer Surgery can be Avoided for Men
Researchers from all over the world have access to HYSETS, a database of hydrometric data created at Ecole de technologie superieure , to note the results of climate change on...
Age-Friendly Funding Alert: Closing the Digital Divide with State IT Grant
During the pandemic, addressing social isolation and loneliness has gained greater and renewed awareness along with a focus on the “digital divide” among older adults. There...