Today's Health News

Appearance of Ovarian Lesions on Ultrasound May Predict Malignancy

For classic lesions, malignancy rate was <1 percent compared with 32 percent for nonclassic lesions with blood flow

Prognostic Model Predicts Survival in Elderly With GI Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Model including four clinical factors can predict overall survival, with predictive performance superior to Ann Arbor staging system

Survey IDs Challenges of Health Care Environmental Hygiene

50 of 51 health care facilities surveyed lacking in some or all of the five components of the WHO multimodal hand hygiene strategy

Several Health Indicators Differ for LBG, Heterosexual Adults

Bisexual men and women, gay men, lesbian women reported smoking, heavy drinking, using marijuana, illicit stimulants more often

AI Aids Assessment of Indeterminate Pulmonary Nodules on CT

Improvement seen in risk stratification and management recommendations with use of computer-aided diagnosis

DDW: Cannabinoid Use Ups Sedation Requirements During Endoscopy

However, patients with cannabis use do not have increased awareness or discomfort during procedures

Beliefs Associated With Sunscreen Use Identified for Over 50s

Odds of using sunscreen increased for those who believe it will prevent sunburn, those whose romantic partners think they should

Post-COVID Conditions Are Common Among Adult Survivors

More than twofold risk of acute pulmonary embolism and respiratory signs and symptoms among survivors aged 18 to 64, ≥65 years

Impact of Policy Changes for Anemia Care in Hemodialysis Examined

Changes in anemia care associated with lower risks for major adverse cardiovascular events, stroke, mortality, heart failure

Infertility Tied to Male Breast Cancer Risk

Breast cancer risk linked to male-origin infertility; risk also up for men who have not fathered any children