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September 29, 2022

New Tool May Predict Mortality Risk for Older Adults With Dementia New Tool May Predict Mortality Risk for Older Adults With Dementia

A prognosis prediction model may help clinicians accurately predict death among older adults with dementia. The tool, which covers six measures ― age, sex, body mass index […]
September 28, 2022

Primary Care Doctors’ Knowledge of IPF Could Speed Up Diagnoses Primary Care Doctors’ Knowledge of IPF Could Speed Up Diagnoses

Prompt diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis is essential to reduce mortality, and improving education of primary care providers can help, suggests a new white paper. The […]
September 28, 2022

Community Health Workers Linked With Better Results in T2D Community Health Workers Linked With Better Results in T2D

Adding community health workers (CHW) to a primary care setting was linked with improved type 2 diabetes management in a safety-net population, new research indicates. The […]
September 24, 2022

Clean Living Linked to Lower Mortality in Former Smokers Clean Living Linked to Lower Mortality in Former Smokers

An important message for former smokers: You can overcome a history of vice through virtue. People with a history of smoking who exercise regularly, eat nutritious […]
September 22, 2022

When Voters Legalize Cannabis, Big Pharma Stands to Lose Billions When Voters Legalize Cannabis, Big Pharma Stands to Lose Billions

Voters in seven states and a dozen cities will consider cannabis legalization and decriminalization measures this November. The election will determine whether they join the residents […]
September 20, 2022

Online Yoga Program Improves Physical Function in OA Online Yoga Program Improves Physical Function in OA

Following an online yoga program improves physical function in patients with knee osteoarthritis, according to the results of a new randomized control trial. Although pain did […]
September 16, 2022

Walking Intensity and Step Count Are Linked to Health Benefits Walking Intensity and Step Count Are Linked to Health Benefits

Even a little walking may help avert serious illness and death, and a brisk stroll may be especially beneficial, according to a study of nearly 80,000 […]
September 16, 2022

New Science Reveals the Best Way to Take a Pill New Science Reveals the Best Way to Take a Pill

I want to tell you a story about forgetfulness and haste, and how the combination of the two can lead to frightening consequences. A few years […]
September 16, 2022

Climate Change Jeopardizes Healthcare Services, Report Says Climate Change Jeopardizes Healthcare Services, Report Says

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dr. Suzy Fitzgerald remembers looking out the windows as wildfire flames surrounded the hospital where she worked. “We had fire in all three […]
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