While coffee may not impact rheumatoid arthritis (RA) incidence, nonherbal tea consumption may increase the risk for RA among older women, according to a new study.
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While a diet high in omega-3 fatty acids might lead to less severe asthma and fewer symptoms in response to higher levels of indoor particulate air pollution among children, a diet high in omega-6 ... View More
To assess an indi-vidual’s risk for dementia, practit-ioners can evaluate the makeup of bacteria and other microbes in the gut. According to results of a new study, there is a direct associat... View More
To prevent seasonal influenza activity and protect individuals from the next influenza pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) has released a Global Influenza Strategy for 2019 to 2030.
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Weight loss after bariatric surgery does not determine whether a patient’s nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) persists postsurgery, according to new research.
Raad A. Haddad, MD, from t... View More
IIndividuals with no known cardiovascular (CV) risk factors who consume a moderate amount of alcohol tend to have more favorable echocardiography results than their counterparts who do not consume ... View More
New research has shown that the live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV4) was less effective for the prevention of influenza, especially A/H1N1, compared with inactivated influenza vaccine (IIV).
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T he US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has called for the addition of a boxed warning alerting clinicians and patients of an increased risk of cardiovascular death with the use of the gout drug... View More
A newly discovered set of clinical variables may be able to determine whether individuals with asthma would benefit from systemic corticosteroid treatment, according to a new study.1
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Poor sleep quality and short sleep duration are associated with adiposity, obesity, and other cardiometabolic conditions such as type 2 diabetes, according to a new study.
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