The composition and functionality of the gut microbes in "jet lagged" mice were changed and proved less efficient in cell growth, DNA repair, and detoxification.
The American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) and Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) have developed a joint evidence-based guideline on preventing acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Women with a healthy diet prior to an ovarian cancer prognosis are less likely to die in their subsequent years compared to women with a poorer diet, except women with diabetes or a high waist circumference.
Specialized medical centers may be necessary to adequately treat and contain the Ebola virus in the U.S.
Low testosterone may exacerbate the risk of atherosclerotic complications in men with type 2 diabetes.
Differential expression of long noncoding RNAs identified in prostate cancer cell lines, patient tissue samples, and patient urine samples can detect prostate cancer.
For patients with node-negative breast cancer (NNBC), the 70-gene signature is unlikely to be cost-effective for guiding adjuvant chemotherapy decision making.
A Manhattan Research survey recently found that many physicians believe digital communication technologies, including mobile apps, can be used to improve patient outcomes.
Cumulative years of regular endurance exercise are associated with an increased risk for atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter.
Simulation-based training (SBT) improves clinicians' performance of gastrointestinal endoscopy in both test settings and clinical practice.