Vaginal Pessaries Effective for Many Women With Pelvic Organ Prolapse
For many women, especially seniors experiencing pelvic organ prolapse, vaginal pessaries may be an effective long-term treatment, a new study suggests. Reuters Health Information
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Correlation of anorectal malformation complexity and associated urologic abnormalities
Patients with anorectal malformations commonly have associated urologic anomalies. Few large studies exist to accurately characterize the incidence or associations between...
1 day ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
5 Challenges to Conventional Wisdom in Prostate Cancer
A urologic surgeon challenges the accepted wisdom in the field of prostate cancer management. Medscape Urology
3 days ago - Medscape
Drugs for benign prostatic hyperplasia associated with increased risk of cardiac failure
Widely used medications for benign prostatic hyperplasia - also known as enlarged prostate - may be associated with a small, but significant increase in the probability of...
4 days ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Fewer PSA screenings linked to increases in advanced prostate cancer diagnoses
U.S. states with larger declines in PSA screening from 2002 to 2016 also had larger increases in incidence of metastatic prostate cancer at diagnosis, according to a...
14 days ago - Healio
Botox Relieves Overactive Bladders
Botox, the popular injection used to banish smile lines and wrinkles around the eyes, is now being used to soothe overactive adult bladders when overactive bladder take oral...
21 days ago - Active Beat
Hematuria: Causes of Blood in the Urine
Blood in the urine is medically referred to as hematuria. There are two main types of hematuria: gross and microscopic. Gross hematuria can be seen in the urine with the naked...
21 days ago - Active Beat
Verana Health, Janssen enter research agreement
Verana Health and Janssen have entered into a research collaboration agreement focusing on ophthalmology and urology, according to a press release. The agreement allows Verana...
29 days ago - Healio
Medical oncologist appointed chair of bladder cancer advisory board
Elizabeth Plimack, MD, MS, has been appointed chair of Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network's scientific advisory board. Plimack is professor in the department of...
30 days ago - Healio
Multiparametric MRI often underestimates pathological tumor size in prostate cancer
Multiparametric MRI often underestimated pathological tumor size among men with biopsy-proven prostate cancer, according to single-arm study results published in Journal of...
1 month ago - Healio
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LAI formulations of paliperidone, aripiprazole, olanzapine have highest...
Long-acting injectable formulations of paliperidone, aripiprazole and olanzapine had the highest effect sizes and certainty of evidence for relapse prevention and...
Want to Buy a Scrunchie Mask? Great. But Forget About That N95
Scientists are urging Americans to upgrade their face coverings. But Amazon, Google and Facebook restrict the sale of medical-grade masks. Critics say the rules are outdated.
F.D.A. Expert Panel Endorses Johnson & Johnson's Vaccine
With this last hurdle cleared, formal authorization of the one-dose vaccine is expected on Saturday and distribution within days.
‘Unwavering love': Family stands by 82-year-old accused of killing wife
The family has released a statement supporting Max Beever, who has been charged with killing wife Robyn at their Gold Coast home.
Prince Harry's interview a winning formula in celebrity-obsessed America
There is no denying the Duke of Sussex's first interview since leaving the Royal family was 17 minutes of television gold.
Study measures production of droplet aerosols during phaco, vitrectomy
Smaller incision size and hydroxypropyl methylcellulose covering the incision greatly reduce the production of droplet aerosols during phacoemulsification, as shown in a study...
These Home Remedies for Jock Itch Might Actually Worsen the Problem
Here's how to get rid of jock itch for good.
J&J COVID Vaccine Gets Green Light from FDA Panel
An FDA advisory committee voted unanimously Friday to recommend the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine for use in adults 18 and older. Based on the totality of scientific...
‘Forever War': Democrats blast Biden over deadly Syria air strikes
Some Democrats criticised the strikes as an unnecessary military provocation while others complained Biden had not sought congressional approval beforehand.
AKF launches primary hyperoxaluria campaign in advance of Rare Disease Day
Adding to its resources on rare diseases, The American Kidney Fund has launched an education and awareness campaign on primary hyperoxaluria. The announcement comes in the week...