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Insufficient vitamin D levels tied to earlier death in older men

November 13, 2018

Read the Perspective from Liz Weinandy, RD, MPH

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Grandparents, facing greater challenges, step up to raise kids

November 12, 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. — Despite facing more physical and mental health challenges, grandparents raising their grandchildren appear to be coping with the stresses of…
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AI technology helps predict future Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis

November 8, 2018
A study published in Radiology showed that a deep learning model predicted Alzheimer’s disease with 82% specificity and 100% sensitivity about 6 years before…
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Concomitant use of dementia drugs may speed-up decline in Alzheimer’s disease

November 5, 2018
Clinical trial participants receiving concomitant medications for dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease — particularly memantine added to cholinesterase…
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Therapeutic Drug Monitoring in Crohn’s Disease: Personalized Approaches for Treatment Optimization

This activity is supported by an educational grant from UCB, Inc.

Despite the proven therapeutic efficacy of anti-tumor necrosis factor (TNF) agents, treatment failures due to primary…
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Even small measures to increase geriatric patients’ activity in the hospital can improve outcomes

April 20, 2018
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