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The most effective programs offered patients exercises aimed at strength, balance, stretching, and aerobic fitness.
MRI scans showed that the brain size of infants grew faster between 12 and 24 months, the same time that behavioral signs of autism appeared.
Rivaroxaban once daily and dabigatran twice daily showed evidence of lower thromboembolic rates.
The corticosteroid was approved to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in patients 5 years and older.
Girls whose mothers consumed high amounts of licorice during pregnancy have more advanced pubertal maturation at age 12 years.
Women with a good recovery after stroke and a moderate level of optimism had a 0.40‐fold reduction in the odds of developing new-onset poststroke depression.
Discussions between patients and personal health care providers about hearing loss symptoms, tests, and ways to protect hearing might help with early diagnosis of hearing loss.
More than 6 million physician visits were made by children between 4 and 17 years of age with ADHD in 2012 to 2013.
Surgical patients with a history of migraine have an increased risk of perioperative ischemic stroke and a higher 30-day hospital readmission rate.
Patients diagnosed with a prior psychiatric condition have increased odds of long-term opioid receipt than patients without these conditions.
Some well-known sleep disorders are associated with headaches, including sleep apnea and parasomnias.
Patients who experience nocturia, or frequent urination during the night, may have increased mortality rates.
The incidence of concussion is increasing in children and adults, as is the demand for clinicians who can diagnose and treat both patient groups.
Increasing evidence has shown a link between pesticide exposure and the risk for Parkinson's disease. How real is this link on the golf course?
Young people might not understand the health consequences of participating in stunts that help them feel like part of the crowd.
After consulting a neurologist, the nurse practitioner determined a diagnosis of REM sleep behavior disorder.
A man, aged 56, presented with complaints about episodes of vertigo and disabling headaches.
If a patient is truly bradykinetic, their blink rate will be decreased.
Referring to infants as "addicted" to opiates is clinically incorrect and creates stigma surrounding treatment.
Treatments for elderly patients who have dementia and sleep disorders.