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FDA Approves First Generic Under-the-Tongue Suboxone
 

(HealthDay News) The first generic version of an under-the-tongue film to treat opioid addiction has been approved by the FDA. The generic version of Suboxone (buprenorphine and naloxone) film from Myla...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 PAIN MANAGEMENT

Cleared Blood Glucose Monitor Systems Not Always Accurate
 

(HealthDay News) One in three commercially available blood glucose monitor systems (BGMs) meet a predefined accuracy standard, research in Diabetes Care finds. Researchers recruited 1,035 subjects to ha...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 ENDOCRINOLOGY

Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal Recalled Due to Salmonella Risk
 

The Kellogg Company has announced it is recalling certain boxes of Honey Smacks cereal due to the possibility of contamination with Salmonella. According to CDC, 73 illnesses potentially tied to contami...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Cannabis Use Linked to Psychosis Symptoms in Adolescents
 

Cannabis use is associated with psychosis symptoms (PS) during adolescence, a research letter in JAMA Psychiatry suggests. Researchers examined year-to-year associations between cannabis use and PS over...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Walk Test IDs Risk of Cognitive Dysfunction Post Cardiac Surgery
 

(HealthDay News) The six-minute walk distance (6MWD) test is useful in identifying patients with a higher likelihood of developing postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) following cardiac surgery, r...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 CARDIOLOGY

VTE Linked to Acute Decline in Physical Function in Women
 

For women, venous thromboembolism (VTE) is associated with acute decline in physical function, research in the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis suggests. The researchers found a decline in physical...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS

High-Quality Diet May Decrease Mortality Risk in Cancer Survivors
 

(HealthDay News) High-quality diets are associated with decreased risks of overall and cancer-specific mortality among cancer survivors, according to a study published in JNCI Cancer Spectrum. The resea...
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Binge Drinking Tied to Poorer Bone Health in Young Females
 

Binge drinking in adolescence may prevent girls from reaching their peak bone mass (PBM), according to a study published in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. The researchers found that freque...
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS