Today's Health News

Sodium-Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitors Protect the Heart

Findings show benefit for cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes regardless of kidney function

Maximal Resection of Glioblastomas May Up Survival

Maximal resection of contrast-enhanced tumor linked to increased overall survival across all subgroups

Wheeze, Asthma Risk Up With Cleaning Product Use Exposure in Infancy

Infants in homes with frequent cleaning product use have increased odds for childhood wheeze, asthma

Guidelines Issued for Insomnia, Sleep Apnea in Current, Former Soldiers

VA and DoD joint guideline addresses sleep disorders in military personnel and veterans

AAP Addresses Fertility Preservation for Children With Cancer

Medical and ethical considerations are discussed, including in cases of conflict between parent, child

High Cutaneous Melanoma Burden Found Due to UV Radiation

Burden varies across states, with highest burden seen in Hawaii

Japanese Couple on Delta Flight From Hawaii Diagnosed With Coronavirus

Officials tracking couple's activities in Hawaii and trying to identify anyone who had close contact with them

Low-Cost Marketing of Stimulants to Physicians May Increase Rx Rates

Authors say that given misuse starts in adolescence, marketing to these providers should be examined

Certain Factors May Increase Risk for Cognitive Decline in Elderly

Adiponectin tied to risk for cognitive decline in those younger than 87 years of age without central obesity

Rx Meds That Children Access Often Removed From Packaging

Grandparents' medications involved in 30.7 percent of prescription medication exposures in children 5 and younger