Triamcinolone-moxifloxacin stabilizes macular thickness after cataract surgery in DR
An intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide-moxifloxacin injection during cataract surgery maintained postoperative central macular thickness stability in patients with preexisting...
9 days ago - Healio
Monitoring Blood Pressure Helps Reduce Falls in People With Parkinson's Disease
Parkinson's disease patients have a sudden drop in blood pressure while standing, a condition known as orthostatic hypotension.
14 days ago - Medindia Health
First pediatric patients dosed in phase 3 Dextenza trial
Ocular Therapeutix has dosed the first patients in a phase 3 clinical trial of Dextenza for postoperative ocular inflammation and pain in children after cataract surgery...
19 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Prostate cancer referrals 'dropped by HALF during lockdown'
Urgent GP referrals for prostate cancer have dropped to the lowest level for ten years, NHS data reveals. Experts say the fall means around 3,500 cases of advanced cancer...
22 days ago - Daily Mail
Charity warns of an 'alarming' drop in number of over-65s getting diagnosed with dementia
NHS data shows almost 30,000 fewer over-65s in England thought to have Alzheimer's disease were listed as being a sufferer in June compared to February.
1 month ago - Daily Mail
7-day levofloxacin/dexamethasone eye drops as effective as standard treatment after cataract surgery
Santen EMEA and NTC are delighted to announce that the results of their phase III clinical study, LEADER7, have been published in Eye.
2 monthes ago - News Medical
Senior Living: Time to lock in a low borrowing rate
A short recession or a long recession, that is the question! While we have reduced our growth estimates for this year, it is believed that we will experience a relatively...
3 monthes ago - National Post
COVID-19 could cost US health care system $654B, model shows
Eighty percent of the United States population becoming infected with COVID-19 may result in approximately $654 billion in direct costs over the course of the pandemic...
3 monthes ago - Healio - 2 articles
Patient, physician satisfaction high for Dextenza after cataract surgery
High visualization, ease of use and greater pain reduction for up to 30 days after cataract surgery led to higher patient and physician ratings for Dextenza compared with...
4 monthes ago - Healio
Why Choline Is the Missing Link in Preventing Dementia
Dementia is a growing problem worldwide and the numbers are overwhelming. Alzheimer's Disease International estimates the global number with dementia reached 46.8 million in...
4 monthes ago - Mercola
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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...