Telehealth Effective in Managing Patients With Movement Disorders Telehealth Effective in Managing Patients With Movement Disorders
Two studies from different parts of the world have demonstrated telehealth ' s ability to increase access to care and manage symptoms of Parkinson ' s disease and other movement disorders.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 23, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Brain Resiliency: When Boxers Retire, Cognition and Memory Improve Brain Resiliency: When Boxers Retire, Cognition and Memory Improve
Boxers and mixed martial arts fighters may see some recovery in brain function and structure after they retire and stop taking repetitive hits to the head.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 16, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Anti-IgE Therapy Found Safe and Effective for Chronic Urticaria Anti-IgE Therapy Found Safe and Effective for Chronic Urticaria
Both doses of ligelizumab evaluated met the primary endpoint of superiority to placebo for a complete response at 16 weeks of therapy.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 15, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Mental Health in America:'The Kids Are Not Alright'Mental Health in America:'The Kids Are Not Alright '
A new report paints a"deeply concerning" picture of the state of mental health among children and adolescents in the United States.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 14, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Ketamine Linked to Reduced Suicidal Thoughts, Depression, Anxiety Ketamine Linked to Reduced Suicidal Thoughts, Depression, Anxiety
Ketamine infusions can help reduce symptoms of suicidal ideation, depression, and anxiety in patients with treatment-resistant depression, a new"real world" study suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 14, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

FTC Investigating Amazon's $3.9B Purchase of One Medical FTC Investigating Amazon's $3.9B Purchase of One Medical
Both One Medical and Amazon received a request for additional information Friday in connection with an FTC review of the merger.Associated Press (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 6, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Dropping Immunosuppression in COVID Didn't Up Transplant Rejection Dropping Immunosuppression in COVID Didn't Up Transplant Rejection
For kidney transplant recipients who have COVID-19, rates of acute rejection are low despite reducing their immunosuppressant regimens.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 1, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Medicare Drug Changes Ought to Benefit Rheumatology Patients Medicare Drug Changes Ought to Benefit Rheumatology Patients
A new federal law may soon help people taking costly drugs for rheumatologic diseases, some of which may eventually fall subject to Medicare negotiations because of the cost and lack of competition.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 31, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Rheumatology News Source Type: news

COVID Vaccines Not Tied to Increased Risk for Stroke COVID Vaccines Not Tied to Increased Risk for Stroke
SARS-CoV-2 vaccination does not raise the risk for acute arterial ischemic stroke and may be protective against stroke related to COVID infection, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 31, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Guidelines on GLP1RAs and Glucose Monitors Guidelines on GLP1RAs and Glucose Monitors
Irl B. Hirsch, MD, reviews new guidelines for glucose monitors and inhibitors.MDedge (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 30, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

VTE Risk Not Elevated in AD Patients on JAK Inhibitors: Study VTE Risk Not Elevated in AD Patients on JAK Inhibitors: Study
Investigators examined the VTE risk in untreated patients with AD versus those without AD, compared with AD patients treated with JAK-inhibitors versus those on placebo or dupilumab.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 30, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Common Weed Could Be Key to Drought-Resistant Crops Common Weed Could Be Key to Drought-Resistant Crops
The common weed called purslane may be a “super plant” in developing drought-resistant crops because of its metabolic pathways.Quick Take (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 30, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Biden's Plan to Expand Open Access to Studies Draws Mixed Reviews Biden's Plan to Expand Open Access to Studies Draws Mixed Reviews
Former NIH director and PLOS founder Harold Varmus is among those backing Biden ' s move, while a publishers ' trade group raises quick objections.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 29, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

ALL-HEART: No Benefit of Allopurinol in Ischemic Heart Disease ALL-HEART: No Benefit of Allopurinol in Ischemic Heart Disease
Allopurinol failed to affect a composite of nonfatal MI, nonfatal stroke, or CV death, in a randomized trial that was ' definitively neutral ' in patients with heart disease but no gout.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 28, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Nutrition Gets Short Shrift in Battle Against Chronic Disease Nutrition Gets Short Shrift in Battle Against Chronic Disease
In a Medscape poll, physicians — even endocrinologists and cardiologists — said they don ' t have the time or the confidence in their knowledge to deliver nutrition counseling.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - August 26, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Hospital Medicine News Source Type: news