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'6/16/2021 12:52:10 PM'

How Dreams Might Prepare You for What's Next

Dreams can feel random and disjointed but might actually serve a higher function, helping you prepare for what's ahead, according to new research findings. WebMD Health News

'6/16/2021 12:48:27 PM'

Rebuilding Trust in Healthcare Key to Recharging Vaccine Uptake

Hesitancy can’t be the only excuse given for why COVID-19 vaccine uptake has plateaued, says a thought leader on the subject. Health systems have some hard questions to ask of themselves. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 12:22:48 PM'

AHA: Don't Delay COVID Shot While CDC Reviews Myocarditis Cases

It remains unclear if suspected myocarditis cases have any direct link to COVID vaccines, and the benefits of vaccination continue to 'far exceed' the risks, the AHA says. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 12:16:51 PM'

Giving Flu and COVID Shots at Same Time Appears Safe, Effective: Study

New research suggests the Novavax COVID-19 vaccine can be given at the same time as the flu vaccine. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 12:07:16 PM'

Inpatient HS Care Higher for Black and Hispanic Patients

Differences found in the study occurred despite Black and Hispanic patients being younger at the time of admission than White patients. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 11:50:01 AM'

CDC: Delta Variant From India a 'Variant of Concern'

The variant, which was first identified in India and is also known as B.1.617.2, now accounts for 10% of cases in the US and is spreading quickly. WebMD Health News

'6/16/2021 11:49:31 AM'

COVID-19 Cases Delay Long-Awaited Royal Caribbean Cruise

Six of the crew members who tested positive are asymptomatic and two are mildly sick, CEO Michael Bayley said. The company has quarantined all crew members for 14 days and will continue routine testing. Associated Press

'6/16/2021 11:35:45 AM'

Rapid Pain Relief With Epitenzuma for Episodic Migraine

During a migraine attack, the IV monoclonal antibody eptinezumab provides freedom from pain in as little as 1 hour after administration, new research suggests. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 11:15:35 AM'

Western, Proinflammatory Diets Are Major Drivers of Gout Risk

Western and proinflammatory diets are associated with increased risk of gout independent of other factors. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 11:12:04 AM'

How Patent Extensions Keep Some Drug Costs High

The Biden administration has a chance to help curb drug costs by naming a new patent office director, some experts say. Undark

'6/16/2021 10:32:05 AM'

Expert Shares Her Tips for an Effective Cosmetic Consultation

Key components to an effective cosmetic consultation including the examination itself, as well as discussion about lifestyle, history of cosmetic procedures, and pricing. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 9:02:04 AM'

Secukinumab Provides Clinical Benefit for JIA Subtypes

Phase 3 trial shows secukinumab is effective for enthesitis-related arthritis and juvenile psoriatic arthritis in children. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 7:48:50 AM'

'Bright Spots' Across US Have Cut Cancer Racial Inequities: How?

Racial inequities in cancer mortality are not inevitable, even in the race-divided United States. Some areas have successfully equalized the odds for Black patients. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 7:47:04 AM'

As Teen Suicide Attempts Soar, Experts Urge More Than Screening

Delegates call on the AMA to partner with state and federal entities to build a comprehensive approach and provide access to care for children in crisis. Suicide attempts among young girls are up 51%. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 7:24:08 AM'

Healthy With Obesity? The Latest Study Casts Doubt

New research suggests that people with 'metabolically healthy obesity' are at increased risk for several adverse cardiometabolic outcomes. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 6:53:02 AM'

US Surpasses 4 Million COVID Cases in Children

Even as the number of new COVID-19 cases continues to drop, the United States reached the 4-million mark for infected children, according to a new report. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 6:26:14 AM'

'Remarkable' Results for Targeted Therapy of Rare CNS Tumors

The results come from three small studies of targeted therapy for papillary craniopharyngiomas (PCPs), gliomas and neuroblastomas. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 6:01:51 AM'

Airlines Report 3000 Unruly Passengers in US This Year

The FAA has identified 394 cases where passengers have broken the law by "interfering with the duties of a crew member." WebMD Health News

'6/16/2021 5:47:01 AM'

Guidelines: Management of Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease

The AGA released guidelines for adult outpatients with moderate to severe Crohn's disease, strongly recommending induction and maintenance therapy with anti-TNF-alpha agents or ustekinumab. Medscape Medical News

'6/16/2021 5:21:34 AM'

Practice Update: Chemoprevention for Colorectal Neoplasia

The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) clinical practice update recommends only a few options based on effectiveness, affordability, and safety. Medscape Medical News