Overweight and obese women have an increased risk for poor birth outcomes compared with normal-weight women.
Opioids may provide some short-term relief for low back pain, but evidence on long-term outcomes lacking.
Guselkumab is an investigational human monoclonal antibody directed specifically against IL-23.
Prevalence higher and glycemic control poorer in non-Hispanic blacks and Mexican-Americans, but lower percentage of type 2 diabetes cases left undiagnosed overall.
Merck's Grastek becomes the second sublingual treatment for grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis with or without conjunctivitis.
The drug is indicated for improving glycemic control along with diet and exercise.
Understanding the treatment options and related side effects of UV therapy can guide the right therapeutic choice for patients with psoriasis.
Change in beta-cell function with intensive insulin therapy linked to reduction in glucose variability.
Extracts of herbal Tripterygium wilfordii Hook F just as effective as methotrexate for treating rheumatoid arthritis.
Concomitant treatment increases clinically relevant, major bleeding events in patients with venous thromboembolism.