Young black women have a higher rate of BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutations than previously believed, according to a study published in Cancer.
Independent researchers couldn't reproduce the findings of more than half of 100 experiments previously published in three prominent psychology journals.
Older women with osteoporosis may benefit from a few years on growth hormone, a new, small trial suggests.
Foot melanoma seems to represent a specific subgroup and is a negative independent prognostic factor for disease-specific survival and disease-free interval.
For patients taking dabigatran, the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding (GIB) is reduced with use of gastroprotective agents.
Takayasu arteritis (TAK) has a high rate of co-occurrence and genetic overlap with ulcerative colitis (UC), according to a study published in the August issue of Arthritis & Rheumatology.
Azithromycin is routinely prescribed to hospitalized patients despite risk factors for corrected QT (QTc) prolongation and administration of interacting medications.
Longer colonoscopy withdrawal time is associated with lower risk for colorectal cancer over five years.
Severe liver damage may be four times more common among Americans with hepatitis C than previously believed.
Microfocused ultrasound (MFU) appears safe for improving laxity of the skin of the face and neck in patients with Fitzpatrick skin types III to VI.
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