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January 26, 2023

AI Bot ChatGPT Passes US Medical Licensing Exams AI Bot ChatGPT Passes US Medical Licensing Exams

ChatGPT can pass parts of the US medical licensing exam, researchers have found, raising questions about whether the AI chatbot could one day help write the […]
January 25, 2023

Life After 50: If You Have Questions, These Experts Have Answers Life After 50: If You Have Questions, These Experts Have Answers

In 2013, a landmark study concluded that the cost of treating dementia in the United States was similar to that of treating cancer and heart disease […]
January 24, 2023

Survival ‘Much Lower’ 10 Years After Chronic Pancreatitis Surgery Survival ‘Much Lower’ 10 Years After Chronic Pancreatitis Surgery

Among 493 patients who underwent surgery for chronic pancreatitis, the survival rate 1 year after the operation was 95.5%. At 5 years, it was 85%. But […]
January 20, 2023

Geriatrician Advice on Vitamin D, Lecanemab, and Social Media Geriatrician Advice on Vitamin D, Lecanemab, and Social Media

This article discusses updates in geriatrics from studies published in 2022 to early 2023. The topics covered include vitamin D supplementation and incident fractures, the association […]
January 18, 2023

CDC Appoints New Second in Command CDC Appoints New Second in Command

Nirav Shah, MD, JD, the current director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, will join the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention […]
January 18, 2023

Drugs Advertised on TV Aren’t Better Than Existing Options: Study Drugs Advertised on TV Aren’t Better Than Existing Options: Study

Most drugs advertised on television don’t work better than existing alternatives, a new analysis shows. And manufacturers spend more on advertising for those less beneficial drugs […]
January 17, 2023

Will Your Smartphone Be the Next Doctor’s Office? Will Your Smartphone Be the Next Doctor’s Office?

The same devices used to take selfies and type out tweets are being repurposed and commercialized for quick access to information needed for monitoring a patient’s […]
January 13, 2023

Drug Companies Favor Biotech Meds Over Pills, Citing New US Law Drug Companies Favor Biotech Meds Over Pills, Citing New US Law

San Francisco (Reuters) – Drugmakers are prioritizing complex biotech medicines over treatments that can be given as pills because recent U.S. legislation gives biologics a longer […]
January 12, 2023

Long COVID Comes Into Focus, Showing Older Patients Fare Worse Long COVID Comes Into Focus, Showing Older Patients Fare Worse

Long COVID is typically characterized by anosmia and dysgeusia, cognitive impairment, dyspnea, weakness, and palpitations, with younger patients showing greatest improvements at 1 year, according to […]
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