Given the close relationship between IBS and mental health, the use of psychological modalities represents a growing area of interest in IBS management.
Researchers assessed whether depression in the presence or absence of previous GI symptoms is associated with a future diagnosis of IBD.
An international panel proposed updated criteria for disease diagnosis, along with a more age-appropriate disease name and definition, for pediatric patients with NAFLD.
Intermittent fasting can be safe and effective for glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes or metabolic syndrome, according to research results published in Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice.
The submission is based on data from the phase 3 MOVe-OUT trial, which evaluated molnupiravir in 775 nonhospitalized adults with mild to moderate COVID-19.
The chemicals, called PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances), are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets to firefighting foam.
Compared with those who misused nonbuprenorphine prescription opioids, those who misused buprenorphine were more likely to report using prescription opioids without having their own prescriptions.
Higher dietary intake of an omega-3 fatty acid found in nuts, seeds, and plant oils is associated with a lower risk for mortality.
The primary efficacy outcome was significantly reduced in non-intensive care unit (ICU) patients, but it was not reduced in ICU patients.
For patients with alcohol-related liver disease who require transplantation, there is mixed evidence supporting the requirement that patients abstain from alcohol consumption for 6 months prior to transplantation.
Investigators evaluated the association between regular proton pump inhibitor use and the risk for inflammatory bowel disease and its subtypes.
In a poster presented at ASBMR 2021, researchers compared fracture rates and treatment adherence in women with osteoporosis who received risedronate gastro-resistant vs oral immediate-release bisphosphonates.
Researchers sought to determine the safety and efficacy of treatment with long-acting cabotegravir plus rilpivirine in patients with HIV coinfected with asymptomatic hepatitis c virus.
The researchers found a significant inverse correlation (P < 0.001; r = −0.512) between oral health and COVID-19 severity.
All international travelers who are fully vaccinated against the coronavirus will be able to enter the United States beginning November 8.
Among critically ill adults with COVID-19, treatment with convalescent plasma had a low likelihood of improving the number of organ support-free days.
Drug overdose deaths in the United States hit a new record for the 12-month period ending March 2021, new government data show.
Investigators assessed the association between meat intake and risk for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in a study cohort with low overall consumption of red meat.
Investigators assessed the noninferiority of chemoradiotherapy compared with surgery for patients with T1bN0M0 esophageal squamous cell carcinoma.
No correlation was observed between symptoms of depression and abdominal aortic aneurysm progression.