PARIS – Data from more than 142,000 middle-aged people worldwide show those with a body mass index of 25-29 kg/m2 outlast those at 20-...
Summary: Preexposure prophylaxis for the prevention of HIV infection USPSTF recommendation statement
New cases of HIV might be decreasing overall, but the incidence is rising in some groups.
Topics include: Levothyroxine & birth rate • Elderly fall prevention • Fasting rules for surgery • Biomarkers for PsA vs OA • Compression-only...
PARIS – Being active in earlier adulthood didn’t save sedentary older adults from increased risk.
Although the majority of these biomarkers have been associated with mortality before, this is the first study that shows their independent effect...
A meta-analysis has found no evidence that osteoporosis drugs are associated with a reduction in mortality.
Nebraska is the 24th state to move to lift bans that prevent children from having and using sunscreen at school without a physician’s note or...
After a systematic review of 13 studies related to the harms and benefits of screening for pancreatic cancer, the task force reaffirmed its 2004...
Current guidelines stress the importance of shared decision making, with discussion of the risks and benefits of screening.
Survivors of childhood non-Hodgkin may be at significantly increased risk for breast, ovarian, prostate, and other BRCA2-associated cancers.