When it came to political ideologies, 30% of conservatives and moderates died compared with 25% of liberals.
Although patients skimped on prescription drugs because of financial concerns at every age, patients aged 64 years or younger were more likely to do so.
Full implementation of the new hypertension guidelines would reduce deaths and treatment costs for patients aged 45 to 74 years with cardiovascular disease.
Nitric oxide levels were greater in the blueberry powder group compared with baseline levels, while no changes were observed in the control group.
A new oral therapy that combines a probiotic and peanut protein appears to be a successful immunotherapy for peanut allergy.
Results of a survey revealed that many female patients would be more comfortable with routine Pap and HPV tests to screen for cervical cancer.
The report suggests CMS consider requiring more than 50 practices for accreditors to use to oversee compounded sterile preparations (CSPs).
Patients with chronic insomnia who took longer than 14 minutes to fall asleep had a 300% higher risk of hypertension.
Intensive lifestyle modifications were associated with a decrease in atherosclerotic burden in both coronary and carotid vasculature systems.
A survey of Massachusetts residents concluded overwhelming public support for more transparency from providers and hospitals.