A new study published in Addiction has found that cytisine, a low-cost, generic stop-smoking aid that has been used in Eastern Europe since the 1960s, increases the chances of successful smoking cessation by more than two-fold compared with placebo and may be more effective than nicotine replacement therapy. It has a benign safety profile, with […]
For Medicare beneficiaries with advanced prostate cancer (PCa), receipt of novel hormonal therapy (NHT) agents varies with race, according to a study published online Dec. 1 in JAMA Network Open.
Adding a cup of beans to the usual diet enhances the gut microbiome and regulates host markers associated with metabolic obesity and colorectal cancer, according to a study published in the December issue of eBioMedicine.
ROME — In this Healio Video Perspective at the FLORetina-ICOOR meeting, Giuseppe Querques, MD, PhD, discusses phenotypes of intermediate AMD that help physicians predict geographic atrophy development and progression.With new treatments available, identifying biomarkers of GA progression is important for ophthalmologists.“It is possible that in the near future, we will look at the benefits and
Detection of Streptococcus agalactiae (Group B Streptococcus; GBS) in the placenta is associated with an increased risk for neonatal unit (NNU) admission, according to a study published online Nov. 29 in Nature Microbiology.
Patients with Parkinson’s disease call it “D-Day,” the date they were told they had the incurable movement disorder.
When hospitals support trauma survivors’ mental health during and after treatment, patients are less likely to return in crisis, researchers report.
Pregnancy should be a special time, but allergies can make you miserable.
Immediate parent skin-to-skin contact (SSC) after very preterm birth is beneficial for the mother-infant relationship, according to a study published online Nov. 30 in JAMA Network Open.
A study discussing a novel, botanical serum for the treatment of androgenetic alopecia was the most popular article on the Healio Dermatology website this year.Additionally, news regarding the effects of vitamin C serum and nonalcoholic muscadine wine on aging skin, the role of the dermatologists in the fight against human trafficking and an enlightening Q&A