Higher risk seen for those with nonatopic disease, longer disease duration, as well as those taking oral corticosteroids.
Researchers assessed independent predictors of all-cause mortality within a 2-year period among adult patients admitted to an emergency department with suspected bacterial infections.
In this meta-analysis, researchers assessed the relationship between 4 infectious bacteria and the risk for ischemic stroke.
Richard K. Bogan, MD, discusses the importance of lowering sodium intake and improving heart health for patients with narcolepsy.
While food insecurity is a leading public health issue, research shows that nutrition security may be a better target for disease prevention strategies.
Researchers examined the effectiveness of various cannabis products for relieving nausea in patients.
USPSTF recommends against hormone therapy for primary prevention of chronic conditions in postmenopausal persons.
Time-restricted eating is not more beneficial than daily calorie restriction for reducing body weight, body fat, or metabolic risk factors among persons with obesity.
Investigators assessed outcomes 5 years after bariatric surgery among patients with obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Using a systematic review and meta-analysis, researchers investigated the association between NAFLD and the risk for developing extrahepatic cancers.
In a systematic review and meta-analysis, researchers estimated the prevalence of malnutrition and nutritional deficiencies in children with cerebral palsy.
The authors suggest against PCC administration for patients on direct oral anticoagulants. For patients on antiplatelet agents, the authors suggest against platelet transfusions.
Significantly higher average body mass index and obesity prevalence rates were seen among US adults during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Intermittent fasting produces similar weight loss as traditional diets and is generally safe, producing few gastrointestinal, neurologic, hormonal, or metabolic effects.
Researchers delineate strategies to prevent weight gain and body composition changes among women during perimenopause and menopause.
Researchers sought to determine rates of reporting and representation of Non-Hispanic Black and African American patients in RCTs for lipid lowering therapies.
Researchers sought to analyze weight changes during Duchenne muscular dystrophy and the presence of any associations with ambulatory status, caloric intake, or corticosteroid use.
Insufficient sleep is tied to increased calorie consumption and abdominal fat accumulation.
Among older adults with gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies, Black patients are more likely to be frail and to have limitations in function.
Cereal fiber intake is associated with lower levels of various inflammatory markers and a lower risk of cardiovascular disease.