Delayed liver toxicity and delayed gastroenteritis: a 5 year retrospective analysis of the cause of death in mushroom poisoning - Tiewsoh I, Bhattacharya PK, Barman B, Barman H, Rapthap K, Sangla L, Lynrah KG.
INTRODUCTION: Mushroom poisoning occurs from consumption of the wild variants of mushroom containing varied forms of toxins. Among those toxins, amatoxin containing mushrooms are known for the significant morbidity and mortality from hepatic toxicity and d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Cutting Dietary Simple Sugars May Relieve GERD Symptoms Cutting Dietary Simple Sugars May Relieve GERD Symptoms
This study may be the first randomized controlled diet intervention trial to examine the effect of carbohydrates by type and amount on symptomatic GERD.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Bumble Bee Clams Recalled Due to PFAS
So far, no illnesses have been reported linked to these clams (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - July 9, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Institutional, Source Type: news

Gastrin-17 Predicts Oral Mucositis Severity in Head, Neck Cancer Gastrin-17 Predicts Oral Mucositis Severity in Head, Neck Cancer
A serum test can identify patients more likely to need early intervention. The study was published as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed.First Look (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - July 8, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Gastroparesis Diet: Foods to Avoid, Foods to Eat, and Diet Plan
Title: Gastroparesis Diet: Foods to Avoid, Foods to Eat, and Diet PlanCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/8/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/8/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 8, 2022 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Missed Opportunities for Advance Care Planning After GI Surgery
(MedPage Today) -- Patients discharged to hospice after gastrointestinal surgery, which was typically done urgently or emergently, usually had multiple prior admissions, found a retrospective study suggesting room for improvement in advance care... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - July 7, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Greece Reports First Toddler Death of Severe Acute Hepatitis Greece Reports First Toddler Death of Severe Acute Hepatitis
Greece reported its first baby death from severe acute hepatitis on Wednesday, the country ' s national health agency EODY said.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

PPIs Cleared of Death Risk? 'Alarming' Rise in NAFLD; How IBS Became Hot
(MedPage Today) -- Long-term proton pump inhibitor (PPI) use was not linked to a greater all-cause mortality risk after protopathic bias was accounted for. (Gastroenterology) In a randomized trial, an artificial intelligence-powered smartphone... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - July 7, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Fecal Transplant Trial for IBS Shows Lasting Response Fecal Transplant Trial for IBS Shows Lasting Response
Investigators also find that changes in 10 bacteria were significantly correlated with IBS symptoms.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - July 7, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

CEND-1 Offers Hope in Advanced Pancreatic Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- Chemotherapy combined with the CEND-1 cyclic peptide showed promising efficacy, and was well tolerated as a first-line treatment, for patients with metastatic pancreatic cancer, researchers reported. In a phase I study of 29... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - July 7, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Impact of Affiliation Mixed for Rural U.S. Hospitals
Benefits seen for financially distressed hospitals, but affiliation increases risk for closure among financially stable hospitals (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 6, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Best Predictor of When Reflux Symptoms Don't Require PPI Best Predictor of When Reflux Symptoms Don't Require PPI
Acid exposure time less than 4.0% measured over 4 days was the best predictor of when patients don ' t need PPI therapy. Some experts say the results should change practice.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - July 6, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Drug Repurposing Study Could Identify New Mesothelioma Treatments
The next breakthrough in the treatment of malignant mesothelioma may be quietly underway. An international research team based at Temple University in Philadelphia recently identified four drug compounds – already being used safely for noncancerous conditions – that have shown impressive potential for treating mesothelioma. They were part of a novel drug repurposing project aimed at uncovering much-needed options for mesothelioma patients. “Mesothelioma has shown resistance to all current treatments, including immunotherapy. Novel combinations are badly needed now,” Dr. Antonio Giordano, director of Sbarro He...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - July 6, 2022 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Fran Mannino Tags: Clinical Trials/Research/Emerging Treatments Mesothelioma Source Type: news

Statins in NAFLD: Taking a Closer Look at Benefits Statins in NAFLD: Taking a Closer Look at Benefits
Statins could have multiple benefits in NAFLD, but there has been little insight into how they may be exerting such effects.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - July 6, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Bulevirtide Reduces Hepatitis D Viral Load Bulevirtide Reduces Hepatitis D Viral Load
Data from an ongoing study in patients with compensated cirrhosis and clinically significant portal hypertension have raised hope for an emerging treatment option in this rare, deadly disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - July 6, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news