Today's Medical News

Cardiology

AHA Scientific Statement: Low Risk of Side Effects for Statins

Statins are associated with a low risk for side effects, according to a scientific statement from the American Heart Association published online Dec. 10 in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology.

Pediatrics

Smaller Heads Related to Opioid-Related Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Chronic opioid use during pregnancy that causes neonatal abstinence syndrome is associated with smaller neonatal head circumference, according to a study published online Dec. 10 in Pediatrics.

Conference Highlights

December 1 2018 - December 4 2018American Society of Hematology, Dec. 1-4
November 25 2018 - November 30 2018Radiological Society of North America, Nov. 25-30
November 15 2018 - November 19 2018American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, Nov. 15-19
November 10 2018 - November 12 2018American Heart Association, Nov. 10-12
November 2 2018 - November 6 2018American Academy of Pediatrics, Nov. 2-6

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