Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) inv-olves dysregulated dopaminergic pathways, and as such, dopaminergic agents such as amphetamine and methylphenidate are prescribed to treat the co... View More
A large team of international researchers has identified a gene that causes developmental and epileptic encephalopathy (DEE), and the findings may lead to medical therapies to treat children with t... View More
Uncomplicated gonococcal infections—urogenital and rectal types, in particular—can be successfully treated with oral zoliflodacin, results of a recent study showed.1
The new antibiotic... View More
Weekly use of specific household cleaning products around infants is associated with increased body mass index (BMI) at an older age, according to new research from Canada.
“Antibacterial cle... View More
When assessing the adverse cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk associated with visceral adipose tissue (VAT), GlycA can be a useful surrogate marker, a new study shows.
The study, authored by Kayla R... View More
Although oxygen use has been a staple in medical practice for decades, new recommendations suggest limited use in certain patient populations, according to a new Rapid Recommendation published by t... View More
Given that bacterial respiratory tract infections can trigger exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), it seems logical that prophylactic antibiotics may benefit patients with... View More
IIn children and adolescents with asthma, concomitant rhinitis is ubiquitous and intractable, but how the 2 conditions are related is incompletely understood. Thus the authors of a recent study set... View More
The FDA has approved galcanezumab-gnlm, 120-mg injection, for the prophylactic treatment of migraine in adults, making it the third such biologic agent to be approved in 2018. The agency approved e... View More
Reimmunization is safe for infants and children who have had a prior adverse event following immunization, according to the results of a new analysis.
The researchers came to this conclusion after ... View More