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Analgesics in Pregnancy Do Not Seem to Cause Offspring Asthma

March 19, 2019. 12:00 PM CDT. Sibling comparison analysis suggested association confounded by specific maternal factors Read article


In Utero Ultrafine Particle Exposure Tied to Asthma in Offspring

March 18, 2019 Link independent of exposure to other air pollutants, including PM2.5 and NO2

2011 to 2015 Saw Increase in Psychiatric ED Visits for Youth

March 18, 2019 Largest increases in emergency department visits seen for teens, African-Americans, Hispanic patients

Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications

March 18, 2019 Overall, 92.8 percent of oral solid medications contain at least one potential allergen

Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017

March 15, 2019 Early-career physicians most susceptible to burnout; late-career physicians less vulnerable

Extra Weight in Adolescence Tied to Later Risk for Renal Cancer

March 15, 2019 Among Swedish men, overweight or obesity during adolescence tied to higher risk for renal cell carcinoma

ASCO: Guidelines Released for Early Detection, Treatment of CRC

March 15, 2019 Stratified guidelines emphasize optimal detection methods and treatments of colorectal cancer

Guidelines Developed for Polymyxin Antibiotic Use

March 15, 2019 Polymyxin B recommended for routine use in invasive infections; colistin preferred for lower UTI

Mental Health Issues Have Risen in Teens, Young Adults

March 15, 2019 Rates of depressive episodes, serious psychological distress, suicide-related outcomes have increased

Opioid Prescriptions Dropped for New Users From 2012 to 2017

March 15, 2019 Decline seen in number of providers initiating opioid therapy in any patients who have not used opioids

Induction for Late-Term Pregnancies at 41 Weeks Tied to Small Benefits

March 15, 2019 Study could not show noninferiority of expectant management; outcomes good with both strategies

Influences on New NIH Policy for Age Limits in Research Explored

March 15, 2019 'Inclusion Across the Lifespan' policy eliminates non-risk-justified age limits on research participants

E-Cigarettes May Threaten Goal of Achieving Tobacco Endgame

March 14, 2019 Concern increasing that use of newer tobacco products may catalyze transition to tobacco products, drugs

Average of 283,000 Children Have Sports-Related TBIs/Year

March 14, 2019 From 2010 to 2016, average of 283,000 children sought care in EDs for SRR-TBIs

Infertility in Women Linked to Modestly Elevated Cancer Risk

March 14, 2019 Overall risk higher for developing cancer; increased risks seen for uterine, ovarian, lung, thyroid cancers

CDC: 2000 to 2017 Saw Increase in Mortality Due to Dementia

March 14, 2019 Age-adjusted death rate was 66.7 deaths per 100,000 U.S. population in 2017