What Health Risks Do Microplastics Pose? What Health Risks Do Microplastics Pose?
Micro- and nanoplastics are potential risk factors for cardiovascular diseases, but studies did not demonstrate a causal relationship between these plastics and disease.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 17, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

RSV Infection Raises Risk for Acute Cardiovascular Events RSV Infection Raises Risk for Acute Cardiovascular Events
Data raise questions about whether more testing for RSV and more vaccination are needed.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 16, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Patient Preferences Drive Treatment Options for Early HS Patient Preferences Drive Treatment Options for Early HS
Most ongoing trials of HS treatments are for moderate to severe disease, Dr Jennifer L. Hsiao said.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 13, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Experts Share Practical Tips for Diagnosing Mild HS Experts Share Practical Tips for Diagnosing Mild HS
" Early HS can mimic an intense folliculitis or furuncles that can sometimes be caused by Staphylococcus infections, " Sayed said.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 13, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Merck Stops Testing Combo Drug for Skin Cancer as More Patients Discontinue Merck Stops Testing Combo Drug for Skin Cancer as More Patients Discontinue
Merck said on Monday it had discontinued an experimental combination treatment testing a new type of immunotherapy in patients with a severe form of skin cancer after side...Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 13, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Immunosuppression Risk Factor for Poor cSCC Outcomes Immunosuppression Risk Factor for Poor cSCC Outcomes
In contrast to earlier findings, immunosuppression was an independent risk factor for disease-specific death and major poor outcomes.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 10, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

bDMARDs Prevent ESRD in Most Patients With AA Amyloidosis bDMARDs Prevent ESRD in Most Patients With AA Amyloidosis
bDMARD therapy preserved renal function in 75% of patients with AA amyloidosis, but the remaining 25% progressed to ESRD despite receiving bDMARD therapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 10, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Rheumatology Clinical Summary Source Type: news

Adalimumab Improves Blood Parameters in Patients With HS Adalimumab Improves Blood Parameters in Patients With HS
Treatment with adalimumab was associated with improvements in common hematologic abnormalities in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa, particularly in responders.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 9, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Clinical Summary Source Type: news

Should AI Join Ethics Committees? Ethicist Says Not Yet Should AI Join Ethics Committees? Ethicist Says Not Yet
Ethicist Art Caplan discusses the potential future role of AI on medical ethics committees.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 8, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Commentary Source Type: news

Many Drugs Linked to Pediatric SJS-TEN, WHO Data Show Many Drugs Linked to Pediatric SJS-TEN, WHO Data Show
Antiepileptic and anti-infectious agents were the most common classes tied to SJS-TEN.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 7, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Mpox Presentation Compared in Racial, Ethnic Groups Mpox Presentation Compared in Racial, Ethnic Groups
A retrospective review that may be the first to examine the topic found differences in mpox symptoms between White non-Hispanic patients and patients of color.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 2, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Dermatology Clinical Summary Source Type: news

D-Mannose Fails to Prevent Urinary Tract Infections in Women D-Mannose Fails to Prevent Urinary Tract Infections in Women
A randomized, double-blind study casts doubt on the effectiveness of a common treatment.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 2, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

mRNA Vaccines: Not Just for COVID Soon? mRNA Vaccines: Not Just for COVID Soon?
The mRNA technology enables quick and flexible responses to new variants of pathogens and rapid scale-up in production, said one researcher.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 2, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Updated Sj ögren Disease Guideline Takes New Approach, Format Updated Sj ögren Disease Guideline Takes New Approach, Format
An updated guideline on the management of Sj ögren disease has been produced by the British Society for Rheumatology, providing practical advice for healthcare professionals and the people they treat.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 1, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

Intermittent Fasting + HIIT: Fitness Fad or Fix? Intermittent Fasting + HIIT: Fitness Fad or Fix?
The combination of two challenging lifestyle choices appears to be more effective than either alone, according to a new study.Medscape (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 1, 2024 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news