Current smoking among blacks was associated with higher mean left ventricular mass and lower mean left ventricular systolic function.
This chronic, progressive, fibrosing interstitial disease can be difficult to diagnose—and, even when identified, can limit life expectancy. But...
A new report from the CDC clears some of the smoke around marijuana use.
At 11-year follow-up, caffeine significantly improved visuomotor, visuoperceptual, and visuospatial performance.
The overall rate of major adverse cardiovascular events was less than 0.5% in a study of smokers who received one of three cessation therapies or...
News from the FDA/CDC
Incidence is lower than ever, but elimination is still a long way off.
ORLANDO – Programs need to be targeted to overcome food allergy among African American and Hispanic children.
ORLANDO – The evidence of climate change’s contribution to increases in allergies and asthma should be alarming physicians and policy makers.
Engaging in regular home cleaning resulted in worse outcomes for women than for men, in a new study.
Primary Care Medical Abstracts
Abstract: Is Adherence to the American College of Chest Physicians Recommended Anticoagulation Treatment Duration Associated With Different Outcomes Among Patients With Venous Thromboembolism?
The American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP) recommends three months or at least six months of oral anticoagulant therapy, depending on history...