A retrospective study showed that antipsychotic use increased in young adults aged 12 to 24.
For women with ovarian cancer, reducing chemotherapy dose was linked to worse survival regardless of BMI.
With lifestyle counseling, 3mg of liraglutide helped 63% of participants lose at least 5% body weight.
Eliminating elevated cholesterol levels, diabetes, hypertension, obesity, and smoking can greatly reduce CVD mortality.
Payment barriers and insurance coverage gaps pose challenges.
Although they have sex with the same frequency as other girls, obese teens are less likely to use contraception.
Increasing community CPR competence could boost cardiac arrest survival.
Adults aged older than 50 years with depression may have a twofold increased risk of stroke.
Women taking contraceptive pills that contain newer types of progestogen have higher clot risks.
Monitoring kidney function in hospitalized patients can help prevent acute kidney injury.