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Sleep medications tied to slightly higher risk for Alzheimer’s disease in women

July 16, 2019
Women who took sleep medications were at a slightly higher risk for Alzheimer's disease, according to findings from a Utah-based cohort released at…

Meeting News

Incidence of migraine varies among men, women

July 13, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The incidence of migraine among all adults in the U.S. stands at 2.2%, with 3.3% of those cases in women and 1.6% of those cases…

In the Journals

Many risk factors contribute to post-injury mental health among black men

June 21, 2019
In a cohort of urban black men with serious injuries, contributors to post-injury mental health issues were early adverse childhood exposures…

In the Journals

Adolescent obesity may increase cardiomyopathy odds in adulthood

June 21, 2019
Adult men who had elevated body weight in adolescence may have elevated risk for cardiomyopathy, according to findings published in…

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Addition of apalutamide to ADT extends survival in metastatic castration-sensitive prostate cancer

June 1, 2019
CHICAGO — The addition of apalutamide to androgen deprivation therapy significantly improved radiographic PFS and OS among men with metastatic…

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Mediterranean diet: What you need to know

May 28, 2019
May is Mediterranean Diet Month, according to the American Diabetes Association’s Facebook page. The diet, with its high intakes of cereals…

In the Journals

Current smokers less likely to undergo cancer screenings than nonsmokers

May 17, 2019
Current smokers are less likely to meet recommendations for breast, prostate and colorectal cancer screenings than people who have never smoked…

In the Journals

5-alpha-reductase inhibitors delay prostate cancer diagnosis, worsen outcomes

May 6, 2019
A recent study found prior use of 5-alpha-reductase inhibitors for benign prostatic hyperplasia was associated with delayed prostate cancer diagnosis…

Meeting News

Expanded carrier screening offers insights into infant health, not complete picture

May 4, 2019
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Though expanded carrier screening can predict likely instances of infant hospitalization or infant mortality before a child…

In the JournalsPerspective

Zemdri noninferior to meropenem for certain UTIs

April 8, 2019
A daily dose of the aminoglycoside Zemdri was noninferior to meropenem for the treatment of complicated UTIs and acute pyelonephritis caused by

In the JournalsPerspective

Moderate alcohol intake increases BP, stroke risk in men

April 5, 2019
In a genetic epidemiological study, the assumed protective effect of moderate alcohol consumption on CV events was noncausal, and any level of…

In the Journals

Marijuana smoking may increase sperm count

April 2, 2019
Men who had ever smoked marijuana had significantly higher sperm concentrations than men who did not, according to findings recently published in…

In the Journals

Lifetime risk for hypertension exceeds 75% for black adults, white men

March 31, 2019
Black men, black women and white men have a lifetime risk for hypertension of more than 75%, a figure that has risen since publication of the 2017…

Meeting News

Birth control pill for men shows promise

March 27, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Healthy men who received either a 200-mg or 400-mg modified testosterone pill daily experienced an effect that mirrored effective…

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Poor sperm quality may result in repeat pregnancy loss

March 25, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Men with lower rates of normal sperm morphology and weakened sperm motility, as well as higher levels of seminal reactive oxygen…

Feature

Reaping the most benefits from food-related studies

March 18, 2019
March may be National Nutrition Month, but the way to obtain a healthy lifestyle through nutrition, or the determinants certain foods and drinks can…

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Link between atherosclerosis, erectile dysfunction strengthened in imaging study

March 16, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — An advanced imaging study using fluorine-18 sodium fluoride PET determined that there is a relationship between atherosclerosis…

In the Journals

myDEx online tool improves HIV prevention

March 12, 2019
Young gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men, or YGBMSM, who used an online, interactive educational intervention were more likely to use…

Meeting News

HCV reinfection remains high in MSM with HIV regardless of treatment

March 7, 2019
Long-term surveillance among men who have sex with men with HIV after clearance of hepatitis C may be warranted as reinfection rates remain high and…

Meeting News

Acute HCV decreasing in men who have sex with men with HIV

March 7, 2019
The rates of hepatitis C incidence among men who have sex with men with HIV has significantly decreased in London since the epidemic peak in 2015…