What Ketamine and Psilocybin Can and Cannot Do in Depression What Ketamine and Psilocybin Can and Cannot Do in Depression
Psychedelic drugs seem to offer hope as therapy for chronic depression, for which there have been few recent successes. How well do these drugs work, and what are their effects?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 16, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Monkeypox Virus Detected in Anorectal Samples From Asymptomatic Patients
TUESDAY, Aug. 16, 2022 -- Asymptomatic cases of men who have sex with men (MSM) who are positive for monkeypox virus (MPXV) are described in a research letter published online Aug. 16 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Valentine Marie... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 16, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

When Not to Skip H pylori Testing When Not to Skip H pylori Testing
A quick review of when, how, and why to test for Helicobacter pylori.The Curbsiders (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Locusts May Be Able to Sniff Out Cancer for Early Detection Locusts May Be Able to Sniff Out Cancer for Early Detection
A locust ' s sensory neurons allow the insect to not only"smell" a cell that has cancer but also distinguish between cancer cell lines.Quick Take (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Some Texas Coaches Are Prepping for Climate Changes, Others Not Some Texas Coaches Are Prepping for Climate Changes, Others Not
Coaches and athletic officials in Texas have indicated that many are aware of the risks their students face amid rising temperatures because of climate change and are planning accordingly.Quick Take (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Clinical Guideline Issued for Use of COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma
MONDAY, Aug. 15, 2022 -- In a clinical guideline published online Aug. 16 in the Annals of Internal Medicine, recommendations are presented for the appropriate use of COVID-19 convalescent plasma (CCP). Lise J. Estcourt, M.B. B.Chir., D.Phil., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 15, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Why Our Brains Wear Out at the End of the Day Why Our Brains Wear Out at the End of the Day
And why it ' s best not to try making important decisions at that time.Medscape (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 15, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

For Self-Measured BP, Smartphone App No Better Than Standard Device
MONDAY, Aug. 15, 2022 -- Enhanced self-measured blood pressure (SMBP) paired with a connected smartphone application is not superior to standard SMBP for reducing BP, according to a study published online Aug. 15 in JAMA Internal Medicine. Mark J.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 15, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

2 Doctors Join St. Bernards System (Movers & Shakers)
Dr. Lena Awar is an interventional cardiologist and Dr. Lee Cranfill is an internal medicine specialist. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - August 15, 2022 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Baricitinib Reduces Signs, Symptoms of Cyclosporine-Resistant AD Baricitinib Reduces Signs, Symptoms of Cyclosporine-Resistant AD
Baricitinib 4 mg met the primary endpoint in a phase 3 study involving patients with AD who had failed or could not take cyclosporine.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 11, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Burnout and Stress of Today: How Do We Cope? Burnout and Stress of Today: How Do We Cope?
Douglas A. Paauw, MD, discusses clinician burnout.MDedge (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Stories of humanity in Internal Medicine
At the sixth annual “Stories of Internal Medicine,” Yale clinicians shared vivid tales from methadone clinics, patients’ bedsides, and beyond. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - August 10, 2022 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Physicians React: Mistakes and Successes in Building Wealth Physicians React: Mistakes and Successes in Building Wealth
Medscape ' s Physician Wealth& Debt Report 2022 looked at physicians ' finances in detail. Here are some stories that respondents and readers shared about monetary successes, failures, and lessons learned.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 10, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

COVID vs Monkeypox: A Tale of Two Pandemics COVID vs Monkeypox: A Tale of Two Pandemics
How do the two viruses compare? What can we expect from these contagions as they continue to spread throughout the country?Medscape (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 10, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

New Tool Helps Gauge Risk of Undiagnosed Dementia New Tool Helps Gauge Risk of Undiagnosed Dementia
The eRADAR tool uses clinical data routinely collected in the electronic health record to identify older adults at risk of having undiagnosed dementia and who may benefit from cognitive testing.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 9, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news