Total shoulder arthroplasty outcomes may be predicted by preoperative PROMIS scores
Results showed postoperative achievement of a minimal clinically important difference may be predicted by preoperative Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System...
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Cognitive Therapy by Phone or in Groups OK as Depression Tx
Individual CBT not noticeably superior in meta-analysis, but self-guided therapy distinctly less effective
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Lack of Exercise During Pregnancy Could Predispose Child to Obesity
During pregnancy, a woman is responsible for both her own health and the health of her unborn child. Multiple studies have demonstrated the health of your growing baby is...
7 hours ago - Mercola
Under the Depression Helmet
The last two weeks have been frenetic for Bre Hushaw, who is now known to millions of people as the girl in the depression helmet. Hushaw has been hearing from people all...
12 hours ago - The Atlantic
Top stories in gastroenterology: Bismuth helps eradicate Helicobacter pylori, costs decrease after gastroesophageal reflux disease procedure
Among the top stories in gastroenterology last week were data that showed adding bismuth salts to a triple therapy of proton pump inhibitors, amoxicillin and clarithromycin...
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At-home brain stimulation treats depression in isolated rural residents
Rates of depression and suicide are far higher in the rural US than in urban areas. Researchers at the University of New South Wales gave at-home brain stim to rural patients...
1 day ago - Daily Mail
VIDEO: Identifying depression, anxiety in primary care
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'Enduring risk' for depression persists in PCOS throughout lifespan
A cohort of women with polycystic ovary syndrome recruited in early adulthood reported elevated depressive symptoms throughout 30 years of follow-up when compared with healthy...
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Sophie Turner Opens Up About Depression And Social Media Scrutiny
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2 days ago - The Huffington Post
Borderline Personality Disorder Is Often Misunderstood - What It Means to Have BPD
Borderline personality disorder has made its way into the lexicon, thanks in part to the brave openness of comedian Pete Davidson, who revealed on SNL 's Weekend Update a...
2 days ago - PopSugar
The headlines of Master Doctor
Marijuana found to lower blood flow to the brain: Study authors suggest this...
Scientific literature regarding the effects of marijuana currently has been expanding. This has resulted in a plethora of studies, mainly how marijuana can affect the brain...
Elmo Taught Cersei And Tyrion A Little Something About Respect
Cersei and Tyrion got a very important lesson about getting along and respect courtesy of Sesame Street What's the one thing that could maybe, possibly broker peace between...
Eating apples and pears can reduce your risk of Type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is on the rise, but this chronic disease can be prevented with the help of dietary and lifestyle changes. A study published in the journal Food & Function...
1,000 unvaccinated Brooklyn children received the MMR shot this week
Last week, 3,300 children in Williamsburg had not been vaccinated. Since the state of emergency was declared, 1,000 have got the shot.
MORE blood pressure pills recalled over carcinogen fears
Last summer it emerged drugs made in China and India, and dispatched across the world were contaminated with carcinogens NMBA, NMDA, and NDEA.
Microbes in Diabetic Foot Ulcers Can Help Predict Treatment Success
Chronic wounds such as a diabetic foot ulcer heal or progresses to a worse outcome, including infection or even amputation, depending on the microbial communities within that...
Alerting Patients to Their Risk of Gum Disease Improves Inflammation and...
Signs of gum disease reduced in patients who adopted a simple psychological intervention, aided by the use of an online risk assessment tool.
Mechanism of Persistent Infection Caused by Hepatitis B Virus Identified
HBeAg induced expansion of Myeloid-derived suppressor cells through the upregulation of indoleamine-2, 3-dioxygenase plays a critical role in causing persistent hepatitis.
Gene Profile Predicts Risk of Obesity at Birth
New scoring system basing on genetic profiles can help identify high-risk individuals for obesity. Physicians can recommend various ways to avoid potential health risks among them.
New Medicines for Obesity Basing on Genetic Variants
MC4R gene that codes for the melanocortin receptor act like a switch in the brain to suppress appetite. People who have genetic variants that disrupt this receptor gain weight...