Abstinence Tied to Lower Mortality in Alcoholic Cirrhosis With Portal Hypertension
Alcohol abstinence was associated with improved prognosis across all stages of clinically significant portal hypertension in patients with alcohol-related cirrhosis, according...
19 hours ago - MedPageToday
Top in hem/onc: Alcohol and cancer risk unawareness; professional wellness
Although data show a clear link between alcohol consumption and an increased risk for certain cancers, a high percentage of adults in the United States were unaware of the...
19 hours ago - Healio
Covid's hangover: Record number of Brits died of alcohol-specific causes last year
There were 9,641 deaths as a direct result of alcohol abuse in the UK in 2021, which is up 7.4 per cent in a year and up by more than a quarter since 2019, the last pre-Covid year.
20 hours ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Record alcohol deaths from pandemic drinking
The number of people dying rose by 27% between 2019 and 2021, to more than 9,000.
1 day ago - BBC - 2 articles
Genes related to alcohol and tobacco use are similar among people with diverse ancestries
Penn State researchers co-led a large genetic study that identified more than 2,300 genes predicting alcohol and tobacco use after analyzing data from more than 3.4 million people.
1 day ago - News Medical
CCTV captures alleged stolen taxi spree
Brett Henson has pleaded not guilty to three charges after police allege he stole a taxi while under the influence of alcohol from Sydney's CBD.
2 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Richmond AFLW player charged over alleged drunk jet-ski ride
Richmond AFLW player Jess Hosking has been charged for allegedly driving a jet-ski while under the influence of alcohol on a trip to Burleigh Heads, Queensland.
2 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Add Joy, Not Pounds, With Holiday Spirits
If you're trying not to gain weight during the holiday season, use these tips to keep your food plan on track - especially if you drink alcohol.
2 days ago - Web MD
Alcohol units: How many units are in your favourite drink?
'Tis the season where we enjoy knocking back the booze, and indulging in festive tipples like eggnog and mulled wine. But few of us know how many units are in our after...
3 days ago - Daily Mail
Alcohol-Cancer Link; Mpox and Women; Hearing Aids and Dementia
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Camizestrant extends PFS for postmenopausal women with advanced breast cancer
SAN ANTONIO - Camizestrant significantly prolonged PFS compared with fulvestrant among postmenopausal women with advanced ER-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer, according to...
Dr. Ryan Cole: Spike protein in COVID shots can cause serious damage to arteries
Dr. Ryan Cole has warned that the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein used in the Wuhan coronavirus vaccines can cause serious damage to arteries. The pathologist and CEO of Idaho-based...
Tiny, Menacing Microclots May Explain Long COVID's Symptoms
Early in the pandemic, doctors noticed the sickest patients had high numbers of blood clots, which caused problems and killed patients long after they left the hospital. Some...
My Experience With HIV Treatment and Weight Gain
Weight gain is common with HIV treatment. One woman shares her story of gaining weight during treatment, making lifestyle changes, and managing the ups and downs.
Neoadjuvant T-DXd Active in HER2-Low Breast Cancer
SAN ANTONIO - Use of trastuzumab deruxtecan in patients with localized, hormone receptor -positive, HER2-low breast cancer demonstrated evidence of clinical activity in the...
Tragedies lead doctors like Aseem Malhotra to question mandatory COVID-19...
Dr. Aseem Malhotra, a British cardiologist, used to be a vocal proponent of the Wuhan coronavirus vaccines â until his father's death changed his entire worldview regarding...
Top medical groups ask Congress to prioritize Medicare payments, mental...
A joint letter from six major medical organizations calls on Congress to ensure patients can access affordable, quality health care. The organizations - ACP, the American...
China buying up the world's GOLD supply in preparation for new world reserve...
In the first quarter of this year, central banks around the world purchased 87.7 tons of gold. That rose to 186 tons for the second quarter, and in the third quarter a whopping...
Antibody Drug Boosts Survival for Type of Advanced Breast Cancer
According to a pair of clinical trials, a relatively new drug is boosting survival rates for women with a specific type of advanced breast cancer who haven't responded to other...
FDA authorizes omicron boosters for young children
The FDA on Thursday expanded its emergency use authorization of Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech's omicron-targeting bivalent COVID-19 boosters to include children aged as young as...