Two studies look at the effect of increasing the dose of inhaled corticosteroids 4 and 5 times to abort asthma deterioration. The results may surprise you.
Veronica Hackethal, MD
Results of the first study to evaluate use of the adult COPD drug in children age 5 years and younger lay fertile ground for future trials.
A recent study finds an unexepcted association between the CVD biomarker lipoprotein(a), atrial fibrillation, and stroke.
Professional groups disagree on the need for universal lipid screening in pediatrics. Where do you stand?
Whether they are chronic or episodic, a landmark study finds the net effect of parental migraine on teens is depression, anxiety, and disappointment.
January 12, 2018 was a busy day for health care headlines. See what you recall from 3 news stories on 1/12/18 (and a bonus story from 1/10/18).
No metabolic derangement, insulin sensitivity preserved; fat on the macrometabolic level can look fit. Now, let's look deeper.
Early menarche, irregular menstruation, menopause onset, and HRT – especially estrogen-only HRT: all appear to be linked with an increased risk of asthma.
The headache community is more than ready for a preventive migraine drug that works. Click through these slides for highlights of recently published trials.
This study demonstrated that in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, use of β-blockers was associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular events and severe hypoglycemia. Details here.