Skin, soft tissue infection treatments differ by race
Implicit racial bias could play a part in antibiotics prescribed for skin and soft tissue infections, according to a research letter published in JAMA Network Open. “While...
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Concomitant disease should be considered when treating progressive glaucoma
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii - Ophthalmologists should consider co-management of other diseases when treating progressive glaucoma, according to a speaker here. “I think that we need to...
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Arterial stiffness in adolescence may drive insulin resistance in adulthood
Arterial stiffness in adolescence may be a causal risk factor for hyperinsulinemia and insulin resistance in young adulthood, driving risk for incident type 2 diabetes...
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Prolonged TV time linked to VTE risk; frequent breaks, physical activity recommended
According to a meta-analysis of three studies, prolonged TV viewing was associated with elevated risk for venous thromboembolism, independent of traditional risk factors...
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Prediction of adult hypertension by childhood blood pressure
The predictive ability of blood pressure values measured in childhood for adult hypertension has long been a topic of great interest to pediatricians and pediatric...
2 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics
Carbohydrate counting combined with DASH diet provides benefits in gestational diabetes
Carbohydrate counting combined with the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension eating plan may help women with gestational diabetes to lower fasting blood glucose, according...
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Decline in CHD prevalence slows in US
CDC data show an overall decline in the prevalence of self-reported CHD in the U.S. slowed during the past decade, likely due to trends in risk factors such as obesity, type 2...
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Risk factors affect cardiovascular disease risk even in patients with no coronary artery calcium
Among patients with no detectable coronary artery calcium, those who smoke, have diabetes or hypertension nonetheless have the highest risk of cardiovascular disease events...
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Obstructive sleep apnea common in pulmonary hypertension
In a new study, researchers reported obstructive sleep apnea is common in patients with pulmonary hypertension, and risk factors include older age, male sex and lower daytime...
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Hypertension Protocols Curb Racial Bias in Therapeutic Inertia
Racial disparities in treatment intensification were not seen within the strict confines of blood pressure management in the SPRINT trial, a new analysis shows. Medscape...
8 days ago - Medscape
The headlines of Master Doctor
‘It's great news': Nadal's body passes the test, Shapovalov eliminates Zverev
Rafael Nadal has expressed strong confidence that his body, battle-tested after four Australian Open matches, will have no problem holding up and going the two-week distance of...
Further Omicron turbulence ahead for airline, travel stocks
Travel stocks and aviation groups are experiencing yet more setbacks as the Omicron wave delays WA's border reopening and the EU imposes travel restrictions on Australians.
‘Enjoy your flight home': Kyrgios, Kokkinakis shed light on locker room spat
The entertaining pair are through to the quarter-finals at the Australian Open and have a message for the No.1 seeds they knocked off on Friday.
Study languages and save: uni fees discount lost in translation
The cost of studying languages at university has been slashed, so why don't school-leavers know about it?
HSC 2021: The schools that punch above their weight
Not long ago, Bonnyrigg High School in Sydney's west was the school ambitious parents avoided.
Crustless Potato Jalapeño Quiche
This Tex-Mex-inspired Crustless Potato Jalapeño Quiche is filled with potatoes, onions, jalapeños, and cheddar cheese and seasoned with chili powder, cumin, and...
Dave Asprey - How Ketones May Be Useful Against COVID-19
This article was previously published June 7, 2020, and has been updated with new information. In this interview, Dave Asprey, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, founder and CEO of...
How to Win the War Against Tyranny
Pam Popper is the president of Wellness Forum Health and cofounder of Make Americans Free Again, which plays a significant role in the fight to help preserve American freedoms...
How COVID Shots Suppress Your Immune System
In this interview, return guest Stephanie Seneff, Ph.D., a senior research scientist at MIT who has been at MIT for over five decades, discusses her latest paper, "Innate...
‘So much mayhem': Punters flee Grampians racecourse after cars go up in flames
Fire at a carpark at the Great Western races in the Grampians destroyed up to 18 vehicles on Sunday.