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Hearing Loss Among U.S. Adolescents Is Not Increasing
 

Hearing loss among U.S. adolescents seems not to be increasing, research in Pediatrics finds. Researchers analyzed data about hearing loss among adolescents from the National Health and Nutrition Examin...
Fri, 10 Nov 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Online CBT Program Beneficial for Depression, Anxiety
 

(HealthDay News) For patients with depression and anxiety, online computerized cognitive behavioral therapy (CCBT) provided via a collaborative care program is beneficial, but combining an internet supp...
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 PSYCHIATRY

Delayed Cord Clamping Linked to Reduced Hospital Mortality
 

Delayed cord clamping is associated with reduced hospital mortality in preterm infants, according to a review in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology. Researchers found that most infants...
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Sodium Oxybate Promising for Parkinson’s, Daytime Sleepiness
 

(HealthDay News) For patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD) and excessive daytime sleepiness (EDS), sodium oxybate seems effective and well-tolerated, research in JAMA Neurology shows. Researchers...
Thu, 09 Nov 2017 NEUROLOGY

Delay in Tranexamic Acid Administration Reduces Benefit
 

For patients with acute severe bleeding, any delay in treatment with tranexamic acid is associated with a reduction in the survival benefit, a meta-analysis in The Lancet finds. Researchers obtained dat...
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Drop in Incidence of End-Stage Renal Disease Due to Diabetes
 

The incidence of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) with diabetes listed as the primary cause (ESRD-D) decreased across the U.S. from 2000 to 2014, a study in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report finds. Th...
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 BREAKING NEWS

Increases in U.S. Health Spending Tied to Health Service Price
 

Researchers report in the Journal of the American Medical Association that annual health care spending on inpatient, ambulatory, retail pharmaceutical, nursing facility, emergency department, and dental...
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 PRACTICE NEWS

Evidence Scant for Treatment of Cough With the Common Cold
 

Researchers conducted a systematic review to update the recommendations on management of cough associated with the common cold. They report their findings in the journal Chest. The authors recommend aga...
Wed, 08 Nov 2017 BREAKING NEWS