In the Journals

Early adverse events spur depression, health concerns in teens

November 17, 2017
Children who experience an increase of zero to three adverse childhood events, including poverty or traumatic events, were 25% more likely to have…
In the Journals

Owning a dog may be good for your heart

November 17, 2017
People who own dogs, either as a single individual or within a family, showed lower risk of cardiovascular death in a Swedish nationwide study…
Meeting News

Secukinumab demonstrates sustained response, consistent safety profile in AS

November 17, 2017
SAN DIEGO — Secukinumab provided sustained improvements in signs and symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis among patients who completed three…

HSS highlights recent progress against antibiotic resistance

November 17, 2017
As part of World Antibiotic Awareness Week, HHS has released a progress report summarizing achievements made during the first 2 years of implementing…
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Nearly 1 in 7 patients with diabetes have poor glycemic control

November 17, 2017
About one in seven patients with diabetes had poor glycemic control between 2007 and 2014 despite an increase in the frequency of self-reported…
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IVF increases spontaneous preterm birth risk by 80%

November 17, 2017
Women who become pregnant through in vitro fertilization, or IVF, have an 80% higher risk for spontaneous preterm birth before both 37 and 34 weeks…
Meeting News

AMA adopts policies to prevent tobacco use, increase organ donation

November 17, 2017
During its interim meeting, the AMA voted to advance its anti-tobacco efforts and to increase nationwide organ donation rates, calling for the…
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VIDEO: Nutrition therapy for pediatric IBD continues to advance

November 17, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from Advances in IBD 2017, David Suskind, MD, professor of pediatrics and director of clinical…
In the Journals PlusPerspective

Heart failure strongest predictor of poor survival in type 2 diabetes

November 17, 2017
Older adults with type 2 diabetes are at increased risk for death from cardiovascular complications, with the strongest associations found between…
In the Journals Plus

Glycemic control, drug regimen interaction influence mortality risk in type 2 diabetes

November 17, 2017
Adults with type 2 diabetes who achieve low HbA1c targets may have an increased risk for death, particularly when treated with regimens associated…
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Childhood abuse, parental mental illness raise risk for type 2 diabetes in adulthood

November 17, 2017
Childhood trauma, including sexual, physical and verbal abuse, raises the risk for developing type 2 diabetes in adulthood by as much as 57%…

Liver tumor program launched to ‘work in a fashion of teamwork’

November 17, 2017
The Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone Health launched a new liver tumor program, designed to provide multidisciplinary care for patients with…

AGA campaign aims to educate patients on GI risks of OTC pain meds

November 17, 2017
The American Gastroenterological Association created the Gut Check: Know Your Medicine campaign to help educate patients on how to safely use…
In the Journals

SLE linked with increased atherosclerotic risk in early disease stages

November 17, 2017
According to findings, systemic lupus erythematosus appears to increase atherosclerotic risk in its early phase, while traditional risk factors have…
In the Journals

Data shows long-term efficacy, safety of Ingrezza for tardive dyskinesia

November 17, 2017
Full long-term findings, indicating efficacy and safety of Ingrezza for tardive dyskinesia, were recently published in Journal of Clinical
Meeting News

Women underutilize CT scans for lung cancer

November 17, 2017
Women were less likely to use CT scans for lung cancer screening than men, even though they are higher risk than men for the disease, according to a…
Perspective

Moderate coffee intake reduces risk for liver cancer, cirrhosis, fibrosis

November 16, 2017
In a roundtable format, experts gathered to discuss the latest research on coffee and liver disease, which indicate that drinking approximately three…
In the Journals

Model predicts patient characteristics likely to result in CKD following acute kidney injury

November 16, 2017
A multivariable model that used routine laboratory data accurately predicted the likelihood of advanced chronic kidney disease following…
In the JournalsPerspective

Discontinuation of postmenopausal hormone therapy elevates cardiac, stroke death risk

November 16, 2017
In the first year after discontinuation of postmenopausal hormone therapy, the risk for cardiac and stroke death increases, particularly among women…
In the Journals

Group B streptococcus stillbirths, deaths remain high despite vaccine feasibility

November 16, 2017
Group B streptococcal infections are a major contributor to poor health in both mothers and children and is responsible for nearly 150,000…
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