Lauren Biscaldi

Lauren Biscaldi is the editor for Medical Bag. She has experience in both traditional and digital publishing and enjoys writing independently across all genres. Lauren has a B.A. in writing, literature, and publishing from Emerson College in Boston, MA.

Most Recent Articles by Lauren Biscaldi

Assessing impacts of antidepressants on ovarian cancer risk

Assessing impacts of antidepressants on ovarian cancer risk

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Past epidemiological investigations resulted in inconsistent reports on the affiliation between antidepressants and the risk of ovarian cancer.

Type 2 diabetes patients benefit from depression screening

Type 2 diabetes patients benefit from depression screening

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The annual screening could decrease negative health outcomes and may be a cost-effective way to reduce complications.

Elevated blood pressure trends have shifted worldwide

Elevated blood pressure trends have shifted worldwide

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The prevalence of elevated blood pressure rates shifted from high-income to low- and middle-income countries.

The flu shot versus flu nasal spray—which is more effective?

The flu shot versus flu nasal spray—which is more effective?

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In a study of pediatric patients, vaccine coverage in both LAIV and IIV groups was similar.

Oily fish consumption may lower diabetic retinopathy risk in type 2 diabetes

Oily fish consumption may lower diabetic retinopathy risk in type 2 diabetes

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A target intake of at least 500 mg/d is recommended to combat sight-threatening diabetic retinopathy.

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