Treatment with a broad-spectrum antibiotic may lead to significant changes to the gut microbiota (GM), and these changes may have lasting effects on blood pressure (BP) long after antibiotic withdrawal.
Compared to those who had not been on oral contraceptives, patients who had taken the pill had improved progression-free survival as well as overall survival.
Mindfulness meditation can help reduce pain more effectively than placebo.
Patients receiving L-DOPA were significantly less likely to get age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
Hospitalized patients given acid-reducing drugs in the hospital have a higher risk of dying compared to those who do not receive the drugs.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted tentative approval to Collegium’s Xtampza ER (oxycodone extended-release capsules) for the management of pain severe enough to require daily, around-the-clock, long-term opioid treatment and for which alternative treatment options are inadequate.