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Breath Test Shows Promise for Diagnosis of Esophagogastric CA
 

(HealthDay News) Breath analysis shows potential for noninvasive diagnosis of esophagogastric cancer (OGC), according to a study in JAMA Oncology. The researchers found that the receiver operator charac...
Mon, 21 May 2018 GASTROENTEROLOGY

Semaglutide Found to Be Effective Against Type 2 Diabetes
 

(HealthDay News) Semaglutide is safe and effective for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, according to a review in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism. “Semaglutide is a potent once-weekly glucagon-li...
Mon, 21 May 2018 ENDOCRINOLOGY

Rivaroxaban Linked to Low VTE Recurrence in Active Cancer
 

For patients with active cancer and venous thromboembolism (VTE), rivaroxaban is associated with lower VTE recurrence compared with dalteparin, but with elevated clinically relevant non-major bleeding (...
Mon, 21 May 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Adding Chiropractic to Usual Care Beneficial for Low Back Pain
 

For active-duty military personnel, the addition of chiropractic care to usual medical care is associated with improvements in low back pain intensity and disability, research in JAMA Network Open finds...
Mon, 21 May 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Better Diet Quality Associated With Larger Brain Volume
 

(HealthDay News) Better diet quality, including high intake of vegetables, fruit, whole grains, dairy, nuts, and fish, is associated with larger brain volume, research in Neurology finds. “These r...
Fri, 18 May 2018 FAMILY PRACTICE

Sustained Use of Oxymetazoline Cream Efficacious for Rosacea
 

Oxymetazoline is safe and effective for the treatment of moderate-to-severe persistent erythema of rosacea, research in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology suggests. Researchers examined ...
Fri, 18 May 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Good Evidence That HPV Vaccines Protect Against Cervical Precancer
 

Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines protect against cervical precancer in adolescent girls and young women, according to a review in the Cochrane Library. Researchers conducted a systematic literature r...
Fri, 18 May 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Nonprofit Manufacturer Could Keep Generic Drug Costs Down
 

(HealthDay News) A nonprofit manufacturer could help keep generic drug prices down and maintain supply, a perspective piece in the New England Journal of Medicine asserts. Researchers seek to solve gene...
Fri, 18 May 2018 FAMILY PRACTICE