Brain MRI surveillance needed for TKI-treated ALK or ROS1-positive NSCLC

BRAIN MRI SURVEILLANCE NEEDED FOR TKI-TREATED ALK OR ROS1-POSITIVE NSCLC

CHICAGO - Retrospective data showed how common central nervous system metastases are among patients with non-small cell lung cancer...

Disparities in cancer immunotherapy use persist after FDA approval

DISPARITIES IN CANCER IMMUNOTHERAPY USE PERSIST AFTER FDA APPROVAL

Various sociodemographic and socioeconomic factors, including race/ethnicity and insurance status, correlated with receipt of immunotherapy...

 
 
 
HHS: SCOTUS ruling on EPA's power to limit carbon emissions ‘is a public health disaster'

HHS: SCOTUS RULING ON EPA'S POWER TO LIMIT CARBON EMISSIONS ‘IS A PUBLIC HEALTH DISASTER'

In a 6-3 vote, the Supreme Court ruled that the Environmental Protection Agency does not have the authority to set federal air pollution...

'Entrenched' racial disparities remain in health care

'ENTRENCHED' RACIAL DISPARITIES REMAIN IN HEALTH CARE

Racial inequities in health care have fluctuated in severity for decades but data show that one constant remains: the disparities persist. Samuel...

 
 
 
Young adults with childhood-onset type 1 diabetes have higher risk for heart failure

YOUNG ADULTS WITH CHILDHOOD-ONSET TYPE 1 DIABETES HAVE HIGHER RISK FOR HEART FAILURE

Young adults with childhood-onset type 1 diabetes have a higher risk for heart failure than those without diabetes, and the risk for...

Unique cell, immune system ‘signatures' may reveal causes of congenital heart disease

UNIQUE CELL, IMMUNE SYSTEM ‘SIGNATURES' MAY REVEAL CAUSES OF CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE

Researchers using RNA sequencing have identified unique cell and immune system signatures in tissue samples of children with congenital...

 
 
 
FDA says vaccine makers should add omicron to COVID-19 boosters

FDA SAYS VACCINE MAKERS SHOULD ADD OMICRON TO COVID-19 BOOSTERS

The FDA has told COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers that they should add a spike protein component for the omicron subvariants BA.4 and...

Medical undergarments during surgery may increase patient satisfaction

MEDICAL UNDERGARMENTS DURING SURGERY MAY INCREASE PATIENT SATISFACTION

Results showed a substantial percentage of surgical patients experienced exposure-related stress or anxiety, and the use of medical...

 
 
 
Rosacea more common than expected among patients with skin of color

ROSACEA MORE COMMON THAN EXPECTED AMONG PATIENTS WITH SKIN OF COLOR

Rosacea is more common among patients with skin of color than may be expected, and skin care regimens such as prescription medicine,...

Poll suggests parents must be 'more diligent' in keeping kids safe from fireworks

POLL SUGGESTS PARENTS MUST BE 'MORE DILIGENT' IN KEEPING KIDS SAFE FROM FIREWORKS

Some parents may be lax on safety precautions for the staples of Fourth of July celebrations, fireworks and sparklers, according to...

 
 
 
Neurona Therapeutics announces clinical trial for drug-resistant focal epilepsy treatment

NEURONA THERAPEUTICS ANNOUNCES CLINICAL TRIAL FOR DRUG-RESISTANT FOCAL EPILEPSY TREATMENT

Neurona Therapeutics has announced that a phase 1/2 clinical trial for NRTX-1001, a regenerative neural cell therapy for treatment...

FDA announces new Evusheld dosing guidelines, shelf-life extension

FDA ANNOUNCES NEW EVUSHELD DOSING GUIDELINES, SHELF-LIFE EXTENSION

The FDA has authorized revisions to Evusheld dosing guidelines, and now recommends repeat dosing every 6 months, with 300 mg of tixagevimab...

 
 
 
Trauma expert: Only way to avoid eye injury from fireworks to leave them to professionals

TRAUMA EXPERT: ONLY WAY TO AVOID EYE INJURY FROM FIREWORKS TO LEAVE THEM TO PROFESSIONALS

Every summer brings fireworks, pushing the physical dangers and risks of these fiery explosions to the forefront of the conversation. In...

VIDEO: Be aware of expanded options in IOLs and new technology

VIDEO: BE AWARE OF EXPANDED OPTIONS IN IOLS AND NEW TECHNOLOGY

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. - In this Healio Video Perspective, Lisa Nijm, MD, JD, covers the new options available in premium and enhanced...

 
 
 
COVID-19 pandemic exacerbates racial, ethnic disparities in postpartum care

COVID-19 PANDEMIC EXACERBATES RACIAL, ETHNIC DISPARITIES IN POSTPARTUM CARE

After the overarching loss of postpartum care with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Black and Hispanic women had slower recovery...

Nonsteroidal MRAs ‘save lives' in diabetes with cardiorenal disease

NONSTEROIDAL MRAS ‘SAVE LIVES' IN DIABETES WITH CARDIORENAL DISEASE

PHILADELPHIA - For adults with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease, a novel nonsteroidal mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist...

 
 
 
Tislelizumab regimen extends OS in advanced esophageal cancer

TISLELIZUMAB REGIMEN EXTENDS OS IN ADVANCED ESOPHAGEAL CANCER

The addition of tislelizumab to first-line chemotherapy extended OS among patients with advanced esophageal cancer, according to study...

Chagas-related myocardial injury identifiable on cardiac MRI

CHAGAS-RELATED MYOCARDIAL INJURY IDENTIFIABLE ON CARDIAC MRI

Researchers in Brazil used cardiac MRI and ECG to identify evidence of myocardial injury as a result of acute Chagas disease, an infection...

 
 
 
VIDEO: Lundberg speaks on ischemia in women, CV effects of menopause hormone therapy

VIDEO: LUNDBERG SPEAKS ON ISCHEMIA IN WOMEN, CV EFFECTS OF MENOPAUSE HORMONE THERAPY

PHILADELPHIA - In this Healio video exclusive, Gina Lundberg, MD, FACC, provides an overview of the Heart in Diabetes CME conference...

Low levels of female sex hormones increase risk for sleep apnea symptoms

LOW LEVELS OF FEMALE SEX HORMONES INCREASE RISK FOR SLEEP APNEA SYMPTOMS

Low levels of serum estrogen and progesterone in middle-aged women were linked to a higher risk for obstructive sleep apnea symptoms,...

 
 
 



Biden promises that your tax dollars will be used by HHS to transport women...

Biden promises that your tax dollars will be used by HHS to transport women across state lines for baby killing. "abortion Uber"

The Biden regime is making it a top priority to come up with a plan for providing “free” - meaning taxpayer-funded - transportation options to women in “red” states who now... Read more ...

Unique cell, immune system ‘signatures' may reveal causes of congenital...

Unique cell, immune system ‘signatures' may reveal causes of congenital heart disease

Researchers using RNA sequencing have identified unique cell and immune system signatures in tissue samples of children with congenital heart disease, offering a rare... Read more ...

Young adults with childhood-onset type 1 diabetes have higher risk for heart...

Young adults with childhood-onset type 1 diabetes have higher risk for heart failure

Young adults with childhood-onset type 1 diabetes have a higher risk for heart failure than those without diabetes, and the risk for heart failure increases for those with... Read more ...

Signaling molecule potently stimulates hair growth

Researchers have discovered that a signaling molecule called SCUBE3 potently stimulates hair growth and may offer a therapeutic treatment for androgenetic alopecia, a common... Read more ...

Dissolving implantable device relieves pain without drugs

Researchers have developed a small, soft, flexible implant that relieves pain on demand and without the use of drugs. The first-of-its-kind device could provide a much-needed... Read more ...

Sleep triggered by stress can help mice cope with later anxiety

Stress boosts a kind of sleep in mice that subsequently relieves anxiety, according to new research that also pinpoints the mechanism responsible. Read more ...

Diabetes Risk Calculator Spurs Prediabetes Action

People with prediabetes and assessed by their clinician with a Diabetes Risk Calculator were more likely to receive interventions, and less likely to develop diabetes during 1... Read more ...

Cannabis Use Causes Spike in ED Visits

Data from a population-based study show an increase in all-cause emergency visits among cannabis users compared to nonusers. Medscape Medical News Read more ...

Vasectomy Requests Increase After Roe Ruling

"It was very, very noticeable Friday, and then the number that came in over the weekend was huge, and the number that is still coming in far exceeds what we have experienced in... Read more ...

HHS: SCOTUS ruling on EPA's power to limit carbon emissions ‘is a public...

HHS: SCOTUS ruling on EPA's power to limit carbon emissions ‘is a public health disaster'

In a 6-3 vote, the Supreme Court ruled that the Environmental Protection Agency does not have the authority to set federal air pollution standards for power plants under the... Read more ...