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Rozlytrek Approved to Treat Tumors With NTRK Gene Fusion
Association for Diabetes, Stroke Risk Varies by Age, Race, Sex
Hypoglycemia Up With Intensive Glucose-Lowering Therapy
Diabetes Education, Support Cuts Hypoglycemia Risk
Advertising Can Promote Interest in Health-Related Research
FDA Proposes Graphic Warning Labels on Cigarettes
Model Predicts Hypoglycemia Risk in Adults With Diabetes
2005-2016 Saw No Improvement in Diabetes Care Cascade
Burden of Obesity-Associated Cancers Shifted to Younger Age Groups
Low Muscle Mass in the Arms, Legs Tied to Mortality in Elderly
Adult Weight Gain Likely Explains Link Between Parity, T2DM Risk
CDC: Prescription Drug Use Similar in United States, Canada
TSH Elevated in 6 Percent of Psychiatrically Hospitalized Youth
Gluten Intake, Celiac Disease Linked in Genetically Predisposed
Non-Hospital-Based Provider-to-Patient Telehealth Use Growing
Type 1 Diabetes Misdiagnosed in One-Fourth of Children, Adults
General, Abdominal Adiposity Linked to Mortality in Mexicans
One-Third of Physicians Will Take 10+ Years to Pay Off Debt
Use of Technology Now Included in Standards of Diabetes Care
Few at Risk for Diabetes Report Being Informed by Provider
Nurse-Led Quality Initiative Cuts Hypoglycemia in ICU Patients
HbA1c, BMI Linked to Stillbirth Risk in Women With Diabetes
Guidelines Issued for Managing Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Children With Type 1 Diabetes Have Poorer Educational Outcomes
Medicare Spending on Essential Medicines Up 116 Percent From 2011 to 2015
Recommendations Developed for Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome
Addition of Sotagliflozin for T1DM Alters Renal Hemodynamics
Bone Health Management Key in Childhood Cancer Survivors
Lifestyle Counseling Frequency, CV Outcomes Linked in Diabetes
Study Explores Dose Ranges for Efpeglenatide in Early T2DM
BP, Waist Circumference, Lipids Should Be Measured Regularly
Brand-Brand Competition Has Not Cut Prices in Pharma Market
Mediterranean Eating Plan May Help Keep T2DM Patients Off Meds
Trump Admin Announces Plan to Allow Drug Imports From Canada
Childhood BMI, HDL-C Variability May Up Later-Life Diabetes Risk
Early Menarche Linked to Risk for T2DM in Rural Chinese Women
Oral Semaglutide Reduces HbA1c, Weight in Patients With T2DM
Burnout Symptoms May Up Racial Bias Among Resident Physicians
$70 Million Settlement Reached in Generic Drug Delay Case
SGLT-2 Inhibitor Use Not Linked to Increased Risk for UTI Events
National Norms Developed for Assessing Medical School Empathy
Random Plasma Glucose Levels Can Predict Diabetes Diagnosis
Adherence to Aerobic Activity Guidelines Not Up Since 2008
Mortality Up in Women With Central Obesity, Regardless of BMI
Thyroidectomy Complication Rate Down When Surgeon Volume Up
Daily E-Cigarette Use May Increase Prolonged Cigarette Abstinence
Vitamin D Supplementation Beneficial for Glucose Metabolism
Review Supports Testosterone for Low Sexual Desire in Women
Minor Changes in BMD Seen With Tenofovir PrEP in Short Term
BPA Substitute Chemicals Linked to Obesity in Children
Higher Fasting Plasma Glucose May Up Pancreatic Cancer Risk
FDA Approves First Noninjection Glucagon Therapy
Mediterranean Diet May Reduce Gestational Diabetes Risk
Metformin May Lower Dementia Risk in Black Patients With T2DM
Weight Loss Experiences Differ for Minority Groups With T2DM
Periop Diabetic Ketoacidosis Seen in Patients on SGLT2 Inhibitors
CDC: Mortality Rates Continue to Decrease for Hispanic Adults
Senate Bill Would Reduce Drug Costs for Seniors
One in Five Workers Exposed to Secondhand Smoke on the Job
T2DM Increases Gastric Cancer Risk After H. Pylori Eradication
Plant-Based Diets Inversely Linked to Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
FDA Grants First Approvals for Generic Versions of Lyrica
FRAX Score Underestimates Risk for Fracture in Multiple Sclerosis
Factors Associated With Thyroid Cancer Overtreatment Identified
Financial Incentives Help People Stop Smoking
Excess Risk for Diabetes-Linked Heart Failure Greater in Women
CDC: Prevalence of Smoking Quit Attempts Unchanged in Most States
About One in 20 Patients Exposed to Preventable Harm
CDC Assesses Burden of Eye Disorders in Adults With Diabetes
Most Adults Favor Cutting Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes
Alirocumab Cuts CV Absolute Risk the Most for Those With Diabetes
Tool Uses Spine X-Rays to Assess Response to Osteoporosis Tx
Opioids Commonly Prescribed in Emergency Department for Gout
Many Perceive Lack of Choice in Receipt of RAI for Thyroid Cancer
Practitioner Empathy Has Lasting Benefit After T2DM Diagnosis
Risk for Leg Amputation Higher With Microvascular Disease
Erectile Dysfunction Presents Large Global Health Burden
Serious Misdiagnosis-Related Harms Mostly Due to 'Big Three'
Uncontrolled Diabetes, Hypertension Rates High in CKD Patients
Capping Work Hours in Residency Does Not Impact Outcomes Later
Medicare Drug Rebate Plan Withdrawn by Trump Administration
Health Care Professionals Exhibit Gender Bias
EHR System-Generated In-Basket Messages Linked to Burnout
Rule Requiring Drug Prices in TV Ads Blocked by Judge
Food Insecurity Associated With Increased Insulin Resistance
Environment May Be Main Factor in Norway's Obesity Epidemic
Consistent Time of Day Aids Workout Habit
Treating Depression May Reduce Mortality in Diabetes Patients
Neurofilament Light Chain Levels Predict Stroke Risk in Diabetes
Considerable Number of Patients Receive Surprise Hospital Charges
Guidance Issued for Management of Fontan Circulation
Guide Addresses Medical Issues Relevant to Transgender Persons
Statin Use Associated With Higher Incidence of Diabetes
I-131 Tx for Hyperthyroidism May Up Risk for Solid Cancer Death
Metformin May Cut Mortality Risk in Post-Pancreatitis Diabetes
Romosozumab Increases Bone Formation, Cuts Bone Resorption
Medtronic Recalls Some Insulin Pumps Over Cybersecurity Concerns
Family History of Dementia Tied to Early Memory Deficits
Myocardial Perfusion PET Predicts Cardiac Death in Diabetes
Functional Decline Seen in Many Older Adults Initiating Dialysis
Similar CV Event Rates Seen for Generic, Brand Levothyroxine
MSSP ACOs May Not Improve Spending, Quality of Care
Higher Intake of Linoleic Acid May Reduce Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Short-Term Walking Intervention Offers Lasting Health Benefits
Americans Concerned About Clinician Burnout
Triclosan Exposure May Lower Bone Mineral Density in Women
Diabetes Outcomes Similar Regardless of Primary Provider
Set of Competencies for Obesity Developed for Medical Educators
Adrenal Incidentalomas Rarely Grow, Change Hormone Function
Death From Specific Causes Up for Veterans With PTSD
Anxiety With Type 2 Diabetes Tied to High-Cost Health Care Use
No Change Seen in Processed Meat Consumption by U.S. Adults
New England Journal of Medicine Picks New Editor-in-Chief
Risk Factors ID'd for Atrial Fibrillation With Type 1 Diabetes
Health Care Workers With ARIs Often Work While Symptomatic
T2DM Risk in Offspring Up With Maternal Overweight, Obesity
Outpatient Office Visits Increased With Access to Patient Portal
Late-Life Diabetes Status Tied to New Cognitive Impairment
Pediatric T1DM Medication Adherence Drops on Weekends, Holidays
Patterns of Inpatient Opioid Use Linked to Long-Term Use
FDA Approves Victoza Injection for Children 10 Years and Older
Drug Makers Challenge New Rule Requiring Drug Prices in TV Ads
High Soy Intake May Cut Fracture Risk in Younger Breast Cancer Survivors
Review Suggests More Sleep May Lower Cardiometabolic Risk
Recommendations Developed to Prepare Children for Camp
Undetected Dysglycemia Linked to MI, Periodontal Disease
ADA: Combo Injectable Controls Blood Glucose Longer in T2DM
Rotavirus Vaccination Tied to Lower Risk for T1DM in Children
CDC: Prevalence of Meeting Exercise Guidelines Recently Increased
ADA: Teplizumab Can Delay T1DM Progression in Those at Risk
Increases in Red Meat Intake Linked to Increased Mortality
Vitamin D, Estradiol Deficiency Have Synergistic Effect on MetS
Most Providers Unaware of Online Feedback About Themselves
In Most Older Adults, Prediabetes Stays Stable or Improves
Nitrate Pollution of Tap Water May Cause Thousands of Cancer Cases
ADA: Dulaglutide Tied to Decline in Cardiovascular Events in T2DM
Access to Health Care Has Little Impact on Longevity
Hyperglycemia in Pregnancy May Up Risk for Obesity in Offspring
Fewer New T2DM Cases Seen in Adults on Plant-Based Diet
Irregular Sleep Patterns May Increase Risk for Metabolic Syndrome
ADA: Vitamin D Supplementation Does Not Lower T2DM Risk
Individualized Care Plans Advised for T2DM With Heart Failure
Rapid Cycling Work Roster Improves Resident Sleep Practices
Midlife Type 2 Diabetes May Up Later Risk for Cerebral Infarction
Survey Indicates Physician Misconduct Is Underreported
No Evidence of Legacy Effect Seen for Intensive Glucose Lowering
Lowering Cholesterol Levels May Worsen Nerve Damage in T2DM
Young Male Adults Have Lower Cancer Burden Than Women
ACP Issues Position on Response to Physician Impairment
Decline in Nontraumatic Lower-Extremity Amputation Slowing
Exercise, Therapy May Improve Depression, Diabetes Outcomes
High Costs Associated With Physician Burnout in U.S.
More Steps Tied to Lower Death Risk in Older Women
Recent Plateauing Seen in Prevalence of Diagnosed Diabetes
Reading Visit Notes May Improve Medication Management
Hip Fracture Linked to Increased Risk for Death in T2DM Patients
Meds for Weight Management Underutilized Among Veterans
Suboptimal BP, Fasting Glucose Tied to Atrioventricular Block
T2DM Is Risk Factor for Liver Fibrosis Progression in NAFLD
U.S. Incidence of Pediatric Thyroid Cancer on the Rise
Poor Glycemic Control Linked to Sarcopenia in T2DM
Volume Overload Present in Patients on Peritoneal Dialysis
Medication Nonadherence Common in Patients With T2DM
CDC: Seniors Use Various Strategies to Reduce Rx Costs
Half-Price Version of Humalog Insulin Now Available
Vitamin D Deficiency Tied to Gestational Diabetes Risk
Adverse Liver Outcomes Up With Diagnosis of NAFLD/NASH
Bill Would Raise U.S. Legal Age to Buy Tobacco to 21
Fracture Risk Tool Useful for Women on Aromatase Inhibitors
Clinical Drug Diversion Costly to Health Care Organizations
Higher Consumption of Sugary Drinks May Up Mortality in Adults
Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Sleep Duration Tied to Adverse Measures of Glycemia
Magnitude of Weight Loss Similar for Teens, Adults After RYGB
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
Two-Thirds of Sunscreens Fail Safety Tests
Thyroid Hormones Not Endorsed for Subclinical Hypothyroidism
Taxing Sweetened Beverages Reduces Volume Sold
Late-Onset Type 1 Diabetes Often Misdiagnosed as Type 2
Patients Find Note Reading Important for Health Management
Low-Calorie Sweetened Drinks Do Not Cut Calories in Children
Fournier Gangrene Is Safety Concern With SGLT2 Inhibitors
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
Risk for Cancer Increased in Men, Women With T2DM
Prices Will Soon Be Included in TV Drug Ads
Low Glucose Levels at Hospital Discharge Tied to Poor Outcomes
In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
Observation Feasible Strategy for Some Eyes With Diabetic Macular Edema
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Prepregnancy Folate Intake Linked to Reduced Risk for GDM
Rare Variants Identified in DENND1A Gene in PCOS
Combo Nicotine Replacement Tx Ups Success in Quitting Smoking
Liraglutide Added to Metformin Effective for Type 2 Diabetes
Events for Living Kidney Donors Mainly Occur After Two Years
Transition Support Program May Aid Young Adults With Type 1 Diabetes
Intensive Blood Pressure Therapy Aids Patients With T2DM
Ambiguous Genitalia in Newborns Not Uncommon
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Swapping Red Meat for Plant-Based Proteins May Cut CVD Risk
Dapagliflozin Improves Glucose Outcomes in Type 1 Diabetes
Over Half of Seniors Initiating Dialysis Die Within One Year
Risks, Benefits of Long-Term Drug Therapy for Osteoporosis Reviewed
Individualized Medical-Nutrition Therapy Important in Diabetes
Water Intake Affects Caloric Intake From Sugary Drinks
Preterm Birth Linked to Periconception HbA1c in T1DM
Metformin May Help Obese With Prediabetes Maintain Weight Loss
Measures May Predict Metabolic Syndrome in Older Adults
Atrasentan Tied to Lower Risk for Kidney Events in T2DM With CKD
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
Acetaminophen Safe as First-Line Analgesic for Most Older Adults
Risk for T2DM Increased With Use of 5α-Reductase Inhibitors
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Most Diabetes Phone Apps Lack Education, Support Functions
Sleep Myths Are Commonly Circulated
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
Mixed Effects Observed for Workplace Wellness Program
Low-Carb Breakfast May Improve All-Day Glucose Control in T2DM
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
Canagliflozin Seems Effective for Patients With T2DM, Kidney Disease
Metformin May Cut Risk for Prematurity, Miscarriage in PCOS
Gestational Diabetes Linked to Incident Diabetes in Offspring
Added Sugar Labeling Could Reduce CVD, Diabetes Cases
Colchicine May Improve Obesity-Induced Inflammation
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
People With Obesity Are Blatantly Dehumanized
Complication Rates Low for High-Volume Pediatric Thyroid Surgery
FDA Approves Osteoporosis Tx for High-Risk Postmenopausal Women
New, Revised Topics Released in ACR Appropriateness Criteria
FDA Warns Against Use of Preowned or Unauthorized Test Strips
Preventive Drugs Often Used in Last Year of a Cancer Patient's Life
Alcohol, Drug Misuse Tied to Long-Term Health Problems
Early T2DM Diagnosis Linked to Increased Cardiovascular Risk
Health Issues Prevalent Across BMI Classes for Obese Children
Female Infertility Specialists Make Less Than Male Specialists
Topical Corticosteroids Associated With Higher Risk for Type 2 Diabetes
11 Million Deaths Attributable to Poor Diet in 2017
Most Osteoporosis Guidelines Do Not Discuss Patient Choices
Short Sleep Duration, Not OSA, Linked to Daytime Sleepiness
Early Hospital Intervention for Diabetes Improves Outcomes
New Plan Limits Out-of-Pocket Costs for Insulin
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Sex Hormone Levels May Impact Development of Asthma
Doctors Unclear on Legal Obligations in Caring for Patients With Disability
Undiagnosed Gestational Diabetes Ups Risk for Stillbirth
Liquid Meal Replacements Cut Cardiometabolic Risk Factors
Shorter Reproductive Span May Up Risk for Dementia in Women
Long-Term Phentermine Use Safe, Effective for Weight Loss
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Frailty May Up Fracture Risk in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes
FDA Grants Approval for Hypogonadism Treatment
ENDO: Sex Hormone Levels Tied to Telomere Length in Older Men
Higher Disease Burden for OA Than RA After Six Months
ENDO: Recommendations Issued for Treating Osteoporosis
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
ENDO: Levothyroxine Does Not Up Fertility in Women With TPO Ab
ENDO: Guidance Provided for Managing Diabetes in Seniors
ENDO: Diabetes Underestimated With HbA1c Criteria
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
Policies Recommended to Reduce Sugary Drink Intake in Youth
ENDO: Older T1DM Patients Often Unaware of Hypoglycemic Status
More Vascular Risk Factors Tied to Worse Brain Health
Many Patients Still Employ Strategies to Reduce Prescription Drug Costs
Statins Tied to Insulin Resistance, Higher Serum Fasting Insulin
Patients With Diabetes at Increased Risk for Sleep Apnea
Healthy Food Rx Could Be Cost-Effective for Medicare, Medicaid
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Bluetooth Technology Enables Insulin Adherence Monitoring
ACC: Icosapent Ethyl Beneficial for Statin-Treated Patients
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
Testosterone Therapy in Hypogonadism Can Prevent Progression to T2DM
E-Cigarettes May Threaten Goal of Achieving Tobacco Endgame
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
Resistance Training May Prevent Type 2 Diabetes Progression
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
Total Thyroidectomy Improves HRQoL in Hashimoto Thyroiditis
Moderate Muscle Strength Linked to Lower Risk for T2DM
CDC: Flu Season May Have Peaked
GDM Linked to Increased Cardiovascular Event Risk Postpartum
ACC: Photoplethysmography Signal Can Detect Diabetes
Raspberries May Aid Glucose Control With Prediabetes
Behavioral Intervention Ups Physical Activity in T2DM
Heat Alerts May Come Too Late in Northern States
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
Eli Lilly to Sell Cheaper Version of Insulin Drug
Readmission for Patients With Sepsis Common and Costly
FDA Warns Americans Not to Buy Drugs From Canadian Company
Automated Insulin System Improves Glycemic Control
Risk Factors ID'd for Site Infection After Orthopedic Surgery in Seniors
Dietary Monitoring Key to Successful Weight Loss
Kidney Disease Affects Revascularization Outcomes
Achievement of Targets in T2DM Varies by Season
Program Aids Weight Loss in Patients With Mental Illness
Ultrasound of Calcaneus Efficient for Screening Bone Health
2014 to 2017 Saw Improvement in Burnout for U.S. Physicians
Most Patients Do Not Disclose Complementary Medicine Use
FDA Advances Regulation to Ensure Sunscreen Safety, Efficacy
8 More U.S. Communities to Be Assessed for PFAS Toxin Exposure
Vertical Integration Has Little Impact on Quality Measures
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