China's New Coronavirus Cases Drop, World Still Scared
China reported on Wednesday its lowest number of new coronavirus cases in two weeks, bolstering a forecast by Beijing's senior medical adviser for the outbreak in the country...
8 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Injury to foot - is there any product that keeps foot in a more flat position?
I broke my foot twice, the second time I dropped a computer monitor on it and the arch and toes were smashed. I am now 74 and have terrible problems
17 days ago - Caring For Aging Parents
Two new FDA-approved products simplify drug delivery after cataract surgery
KOLOA, Hawaii - Ninety-two percent of patients do not take drops adequately after cataract surgery, John A. Hovanesian, MD, said at Hawaiian Eye 2020. According to Hovanesian...
1 month ago - Healio - 3 articles
Prostate cancer deaths are on the rise, shows new ACS report
Despite most cancers seeing a drop in deaths, prostate cancer deaths are on the rise in the U.S. New reporting from the American Cancer Society shows that in 2020, the number...
1 month ago - News Medical
U.S. Cancer Death Rates Continue to Drop, But Progress Is Stalling for Some Cancers
Over the last few decades, the death rate from cancer dropped by 29% in the U.S., according to the latest data from the American Cancer Society. That, the ACS's new study...
1 month ago - Time - 2 articles
Weekly Link Love - Edition 60
Research of the Week Analysis of Stone Age chewing gum reveals the DNA of a hunter-gatherer woman from ancient Denmark; duck and hazelnut remnants from her last meal were also...
2 monthes ago - Mark's Daily Apple
Depot steroids reduce burden of compliance for patients
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest...
2 monthes ago - Healio
VIDEO: Sustained-release dexamethasone implant puts compliance in surgeon's hands
PARIS - At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, John A. Hovanesian, MD, speaks about the advantages of using sustained-release Dextenza to treat...
4 monthes ago - Healio
High-dose vitamin D supplementation may harm bone health
Healthy, middle-aged adults without osteoporosis assigned to a high-dose daily vitamin D liquid drop had reduced bone mineral density at 3 years when compared with similar...
5 monthes ago - Healio
TIME: As America Ages, Fewer Older Adults Provided Home-Delivered and Group Meals
TIME Magazine published an article examining a national trend of an aging population contrasted with support for home-delivered and group meals that lag behind the demographic...
5 monthes ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
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