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Aspirin Use Doesn’t Cut Cancer Incidence in Older T2DM Patients
 

(HealthDay News) For Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes, low-dose aspirin is not associated with reduced cancer incidence, except in those younger than 65 years, research in Diabetes Care suggests. ...
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 ENDOCRINOLOGY

Insulin Glargine 300 Safe, Effective in Seniors With T2DM
 

For older adults, insulin glargine 300 units/mL (Gla-300) is safe and as effective as Gla-100, with a similarly low or lower risk of symptomatic hypoglycemia, research in Diabetes Care suggests. From ba...
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Study Compares Treatment Options for T1a Renal Cancer
 

(HealthDay News) Percutaneous ablation (PA) is associated with oncologic outcomes that are similar to those of radical nephrectomy (RN) and may be associated with fewer complications than nephron-sparin...
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

New Hospital-at-Home Care Model Tied to Better Outcomes
 

(HealthDay News) Hospital-at-home (HaH) care, along with 30-day post-acute transitional care, is associated with better patient outcomes and satisfaction with care than inpatient hospitalization, resear...
Tue, 26 Jun 2018 FAMILY PRACTICE

In Cancer Patients, PTSD May Increase Symptom Burden
 

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms among hospitalized patients with cancer are associated with a greater psychological and physical symptom burden as well as a decreased risk of hospital rea...
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Poison Control Center Data Detail Peds Exposure to Buprenorphine
 

Pediatric exposure to buprenorphine can result in serious adverse outcomes, especially among children aged younger than 6 years, research in Pediatrics suggests. Researchers examined buprenorphine expos...
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS

BCG Vaccine Tied to Reduced Hyperglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes
 

(HealthDay News) The Bacillus Calmette Guérin (BCG) vaccine is associated with a reduction in hyperglycemia among patients with type 1 diabetes with long-term disease, research in npj Vaccines suggests...
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 ENDOCRINOLOGY

Post-Endoscopic Infection More Common Than Previously Thought
 

The rates of post-endoscopic infection within seven days vary from 1.1 per 1,000 procedures for screening colonoscopy to 3 per 1,000 procedures for osophagogastroduodenoscopies (OGDs), according to a st...
Fri, 22 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS