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Phase 3 Trial Shows Lanadelumab to Be Effective in Reducing Hereditary...

A phase 3 clinical trial led by a Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) physician, finds that injections of the monoclonal antibody drug lanadelumab...
Ovarian Cysts

Less Surveillance Needed for Simple Ovarian Cysts

Simple ovarian cysts are extremely common in women and do not require additional ultrasound surveillance or surgical removal, according to a new study of more than 72,000 women...
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Americans Have a New Set of Physical Activity Guidelines

About 80 percent of U.S. adults and children are not getting enough exercise for optimal health. But just how much exercise do we really need? For...
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ThyroSeq Genetic Test Can Help Most Patients Avoid Unnecessary Diagnostic Thyroid...

A genetic test developed by researchers at UPMC and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine can help avoid costly diagnostic surgery that involves removing one or both...
prenatal exposures

Prenatal Exposure to Substances Found in Plastics Associated With Language Development...

Pregnant mothers’ exposure to phthalates – substances often used in personal care products, children’s toys and more – may be linked to delays in...
Eczema

Eczema Drug Restores Hair Growth in Patient with Longstanding Alopecia

Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) physicians are reporting an unexpected side-effect from treatment with dupilumab, which is FDA approved for the treatment of moderate to...
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Study Supports Ability of Regular Aspirin Use to Reduce Liver Cancer...

The results of a study led by Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators support evidence from previous studies suggesting the regular use of aspirin can...
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Research Links Heart and Brain Health

Recent research is showing that what’s good for our hearts, might be good for our brains as well. Marwan Sabbagh, M.D., Director of the Cleveland Clinic Lou...
Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Surgery in Frail Elderly Women Linked to Poor Results

In a study appearing Aug. 29, 2018, in JAMA Surgery, UCSF researchers found that 58 percent of women who resided in a nursing home for...
Early Childhood Obesity

Study Finds Behavioral Changes Insufficient at Preventing Early Childhood Obesity

Young children and their families in poor communities were able to make some achievable and sustainable behavioral changes during the longest and largest obesity...
sunscreen

Sunscreen Reduces Melanoma Risk by 40 Percent in Young People

Melanoma is the most common cancer diagnosed in Australian men aged 25-49 years and the second most common cancer in women aged 25-49 years,...
schizophrenia

Treatment Prevents Symptoms of Schizophrenia in Tests with Rats

Researchers at the Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP) in Brazil have tested a treatment with sodium nitroprusside in a strain of rats that...
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Prenatal Exposure to Folic Acid Fortification of Foods May Reduce Mental...

Fortifying grain-based foods with folic acid – instituted in the U.S. in the 1990s to prevent neural tube defects in infants – may also...
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Overdose Risk Quintuples with Opioid and Benzodiazepine Use

In the first 90 days of concurrent opioid and benzodiazepine use, the risk of opioid-related overdose increases five-fold compared to opioid-only use among Medicare...
open leg wounds

High-Tech Treatment of Open Leg Wounds No Better Than Using Regular...

Study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) compared negative pressure wound therapy devices and traditional dressings Conducted by Warwick...
dementia

Most Deprived Far More Likely to Develop Dementia

Researchers analysed data from over 6,000 adults born between 1902 and 1943 and found that the 20% most deprived adults were 50% more likely...
acetaminophen

Study Finds Acetaminophen Helps Reduce Acute Kidney Injury Risk in Children...

Children who underwent cardiac surgery were less likely to develop acute kidney injury if they had been treated with acetaminophen in the first 48...
Bladder Cancer

Simple Post-Surgery Step Reduces Bladder Cancer Recurrence

Flushing the bladder with a common chemotherapy drug immediately after surgery significantly reduces the chances of bladder cancer returning, according to a major study...
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Study Provides Robust Evidence of Sex Differences with Alzheimer’s Gene

The APOE gene, the strongest genetic risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease, may play a more prominent role in disease development among women than men, according to...
head and neck cancer

Phenotyping May Lead to More Tailored Treatment for Head and Neck...

Research led by UNC School of Medicine student Wesley Stepp, PhD, shows how more detailed genetic testing of head and neck tumors could lead...