Individuals with long telomeres are at increased risk for lung adenocarcinoma but not other types of cancer, according to a new study.
Led by the American Medical Association (AMA), a group of 27 major U.S. medical organizations are banding together to tackle the continuing epidemic of opioid abuse.
Hippocampal insulin resistance may be a key mediator of cognitive deficits, independent of glycemic control.
Among U.S. male physicians, chocolate consumption is not associated with risk of incident atrial fibrillation (AF).
Cranberry juice capsules may reduce the rate of urinary tract infection (UTI) in women undergoing elective benign gynecological surgery involving urinary catheterization.
For obese individuals, a novel, biomechanical, home-based gait-training device is associated with improvements in gait parameters at three and 12 months.
Forty percent of patients with primary prevention implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) experience improvement in left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF).
Physicians report that patient safety is often at risk during the emergency department admission handoff process due to ineffective communication.
There is an increased risk of depression among women with psoriasis, according to a study published in the British Journal of Dermatology.
Researchers stress need for research to find better interventions, treatments, to lower future spending