Drinking diet soda may increase the risk for proliferative diabetic retinopathy to severe type of diabetic eye disease that can lead to blindness according to a study published online in the September / October issue of Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology.
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NEW YORK (Reuters Health) In the early recovery phase after orthopedic trauma , patients can be stratified into risk and protective clusters that can help individualize care, new research suggests.
Nearly 9,000 children and adolescents died from opioid poisonings with prescription and illicit drugs between 1999 and 2016 based on an analysis of national data. The death rate almost tripled over that time to nearly 1 per 100,000 based on the data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Canagliflozin (Invokana, Invokamet, Janssen) does not appear to raise fracture risk among patients with type 2 diabetes who are not at risk of fracture, to begin with, new research suggests.
Patients on peritoneal dialysis and their caregivers give high priority to outcomes that are absent from the majority of clinical trials in peritoneal dialysis, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN).
Almost all children live to see their eighteenth birthday despite a severe growth restriction, as long as they have survived their first month during infancy. This is indicated in a study by researchers at Karolinska Institutet, which is published in the journal PLOS Medicine.
Most Americans say it would be OK to use gene-editing technology to create babies protected against a variety of diseases, but a new poll shows they'd draw the line at changing DNA, so children are born smarter, faster or taller.
Grafting autologous medial ganglionic eminence (MGE) cells may ultimately open the door to alleviating spontaneous recurrent seizures — and potentially provide permanent, patient-specific treatment of temporal lobe epilepsy, new research suggests. The findings were published online in the PNAS.
Community action was found to be effective in bringing positive in reducing the harmful use of alcohol. This is according to a pilot study conducted by Mental Health Program in 2017 in Toetsho gewog, Trashiyangtse to reduce the harmful use of alcohol in rural communities.
"The new scheme is just a modification of the earlier scheme, RSBY Over half of the target beneficiaries proposed to be covered under the NHPS already stand covered today by existing government supported schemes," it said.