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Adjunctive Acupuncture May Speed Relief From Pain of Renal Colic

Aug 10, 2022

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 10, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- For acute renal colic, acupuncture as an adjunct to intramuscular injection of diclofenac sodium may accelerate pain relief, according to a study published...

Poll: Inflation Has Many Americans Cutting Back on Health Care

Aug 09, 2022

MONDAY, Aug. 8, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Inflation is putting Americans' health at risk, with nearly two in five struggling to pay for the care they need, according to a new West Health-Gallup poll....

Uveitis in Juvenile Psoriatic Arthritis : Occurrence and Risk Factors

Aug 09, 2022

Data are scarce on uveitis in juvenile psoriatic arthritis (JPsA), a subtype of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). The frequency and risk factors for JPsA-associated uveitis are discussed (JPsA-U). ...

Coping Patterns of Fibromyalgia Patients: Impact of FTI Program

Aug 09, 2022

The physical and mental symptoms of fibromyalgia (FM) syndrome include pain, tiredness, and sleep issues. The mental symptoms include sadness, mental weariness, and a sense of hopelessness. Problem-or...

Recommendations Issued for Medical Response to Mass Shootings

Aug 04, 2022

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 3, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- In an article published online July 18 in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, recommendations are presented for the medical and surgical manage...

Just 8 Percent of Americans Lack Health Insurance, a Record Low

Aug 04, 2022

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 3, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The number of Americans without health insurance continues to drop, reaching 8 percent in 2022 -- a record low. That leaves about 26 million people living i...

AMA: Nine in 10 Americans Want Their Health Info Kept Private

Aug 02, 2022

TUESDAY, Aug. 2, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- More than nine in 10 Americans believe that medical privacy is a right and their health data should not be for sale, a new survey from the American Medical ...

Dizziness, Vertigo Linked to Increased Risk for Migraine

Aug 02, 2022

TUESDAY, Aug. 2, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Vestibular symptoms, including dizziness and vertigo, are associated with an increased risk for migraine, according to a study published online June 30 in F...

Limited English Proficiency Tied to Worse Access to Health Care

Aug 01, 2022

MONDAY, Aug. 1, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- In adults, limited English proficiency (LEP) is associated with worse access to care, according to a study published online July 26 in the Journal of General I...

Preset Opioid Rx May Not Impact Pain Control After Tonsillectomy

Jul 28, 2022

WEDNESDAY, July 27, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- A lower default number of doses for opioid prescriptions in electronic health record systems does not appear to impact pain control among teens and young...

Parental Leave Does Not Impact Residents' Subsequent Board Scores

Jul 28, 2022

WEDNESDAY, July 27, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Taking extended leave during residency for parental or medical leave does not appear to impact subsequent board scores, according to a study published in t...

Parental Leave Does Not Impact Residents' Subsequent Board Scores

Jul 28, 2022

WEDNESDAY, July 27, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Taking extended leave during residency for parental or medical leave does not appear to impact subsequent board scores, according to a study published in t...

Minority Dialysis Patients Report Unmet Supportive Care Needs

Jul 27, 2022

MONDAY, July 25, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Asian American or Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander patients and Black patients receiving maintenance hemodialysis are more likely to report a range o...

Mislabeling Common With OTC Topical Cannabis Products

Jul 27, 2022

MONDAY, July 25, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Only one-fourth of hemp-derived topical cannabinoid products are accurately labeled, according to a study published online July 20 in JAMA Network Open.Tory R...

Opioid Rx Dosage Higher for Adults With Cerebral Palsy, Spina Bifida

Jul 23, 2022

FRIDAY, July 22, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Adults with cerebral palsy and spina bifida (CP/SB) obtain significantly higher prescription dosages of opioids than adults without CP/SB, according to a stud...

FDA to Take a Hard Look at Its Food, Tobacco Programs

Jul 22, 2022

THURSDAY, July 21, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will begin a comprehensive review of its food and tobacco programs amid a high-profile infant formula shortage and rec...

Palliative Care Research Network's Shared Data and Research

Jul 21, 2022

For a study, researchers sought to describe the design and lessons learned for the Pediatric Palliative Care Research Network's Shared Data and Research (SHARE) project, a multicenter prospective coho...

Disparities in End-of-Life Care for Black Americans

Jul 21, 2022

For a study, researchers sought to present a review of the current research on racial differences in palliative and end-of-life care quality and to highlight gaps in the investigation of the underlyin...

Adapting Pain Interference Measurement in Cancer Patients

Jul 21, 2022

Precision PROs, a method for customizing pain PROs that can be deployed and examined using standard statistical procedures, were tested by the researchers for a study. People suffering from cancer ...

Care Of the Dying Evaluation in International Research of Bereaved Relatives

Jul 21, 2022

To evaluate the construct validity and internal consistency of the 'Care Of the Dying Evaluation' (CODETM) in a global setting. CODETM post-bereavement survey (August 2017 to September 2018). Respo...