Melatonin May Improve Sleep in Children With Atopic Dermatitis

Children taking melatonin fell asleep about 21 minutes sooner than those taking placebo

Best Treatments for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Reported in New Study

Benefits of cognitive behavioral therapy, graded exercise can last more than two years

FDA Approves First Seasonal Flu Vaccine with Adjuvant

The FDA has approved Fluad (influenza vaccine, adjuvanted; Seqirus) for the prevention of seasonal influenza in patients 65 years and older.

Review Questions Benefits of Common ADHD Med

Findings from a new Cochrane Review caution clinicians to weigh the benefits and risks more carefully when prescribing methylphenidate.

Study Explores the Role of Aspirin in Cancer Prevention

Researchers may have identified a new mechanism for aspirin in cancer prevention, according to findings from a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers, and Prevention.

Walnut Consumption Proves Beneficial in New Study

Significant benefits for walnut intake, even in the absence of dietary counseling to adjust calorie intake

Portrazza Approved for Metastatic Squamous NSCLC

The FDA has approved Portrazza (necitumumab injection) in combination with gemcitabine and cisplatin as first-line treatment for patients with metastatic squamous non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) who have not previously received medications for their advanced lung cancer.

Can Fatty Acid Supplementation Benefit Patients With Bipolar Disorder?

Patients with bipolar disorder had lower levels of certain omega-3 fatty acids that cross the blood-brain barrier than those without bipolar disorder, a study published in Bipolar Disorders reported.

NIAAA: Gender Gap in Alcohol Consumption Diminishing

A recent study conducted by the NIAAA has shown that differences between male and female alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harms may be diminishing in the United States.

FDA Expands Anthrax Vaccine Approval

Now sanctioned for adults 18 to 65 with known or suspected exposure