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December 7, 2018

Hyperglycemia after intense exercise manageable in type 1 diabetes

By Marilynn Larkin, Reuters Health 
Patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) can correct hyperglycemia following high-intensity interval training (HITT) using their usual insulin correction factor (ICF), researchers say...
Hyperglycemia after intense exercise manageable in type 1 diabetes
November 14, 2018

Too Many Influenza Patients Improperly Prescribed Antibiotics, Not Antivirals

By Brenda L. Mooney /alert Contributor
A new study provided a road-map for changing how acute respiratory infections, including influenza, are treated...
 
Too Many Influenza Patients Improperly Prescribed Antibiotics, Not Antivirals
October 28, 2018

ESMO 2018: Pembrolizumab Extends Quality Survival in NSCLC

By Annette M. Boyle /alert Contributor
A new analysis of the KEYNOTE 024 and KEYNOTE 010 trials found that patients who receive pembrolizumab not only live longer, they...
ESMO 2018: Pembrolizumab Extends Quality Survival in NSCLC
October 10, 2018

New Guidelines Focus on HER2 Testing in Breast Cancer

By Annette M. Boyle /alert Contributor
 
New Guidelines Focus on HER2 Testing in Breast Cancer
October 1, 2018

FDA Approves Duvelisib For Patients With CLL and Follicular Lymphoma

By David Costill
The FDA has approved duvelisib capsules for the treatment of adults with relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia...
FDA Approves Duvelisib For Patients With CLL and Follicular Lymphoma
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Flu shots cut risk of premature death with heart failure

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - People with heart failure who get flu shots may be less likely to die prematurely than their counterparts who don't get vaccinated, a Danish study suggests. Read More »

Menopause-related sexual, urinary problems tied to worse quality of life

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Severe sexual and urinary health problems after menopause are linked with poorer quality of life, a recent study suggests. Researchers examined survey data from Read More »

Worth the sting: Cuba's scorpion pain remedy

By Rodrigo Gutierrez and Sarah Marsh HAVANA (Reuters) - Once a month for the last decade, Pepe Casanas, a 78-year-old Cuban farmer, has hunted down a scorpion to sting himself with, vowing that the Read More »

Cannabidiol may reduce seizures in pediatric drug-resistant epilepsy

By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children with Dravet and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome may experience seizure relief from cannabidiol, and those with other forms of drug-resistant epilepsy Read More »

Robotic-surgery training in general-surgery residency programs lacks consistency

By Will Boggs MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Robotic-surgery training in general-surgery residency programs varies widely in its content and documentation, according to results of a web-based survey. Read More »

New breast-imaging technique may reduce unnecessary biopsies

By Reuters Staff NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new breast-image analysis technique may help reduce unnecessary breast biopsies, costs and patient anxiety, a new study suggests. The technique, called Read More »

Noninfectious uveitis tied to higher stress levels

By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Patients with noninfectious uveitis have elevated levels of psychological stress, researchers say. "Uveitis, a sight-threatening condition characterized Read More »

Pfizer's cut-price version of Avastin wins EU panel greenlight

By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - A panel of European Medicines Agency (EMA) on Friday recommended approval for Pfizer Inc's Zirabev, a cheaper version to Roche Holding AG's leading cancer drug Avastin ( Read More »

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