Benefits/Risks Seen in Pregnancy Post Bariatric Surgery
After undergoing weight-loss surgery, women are significantly less prone to diabetes during pregnancy but twice as likely to deliver smaller-than-normal infants, according to a study published in the Feb. 26 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine
Incidence of Viral Pneumonia Up in Young Children
Young children are at increased risk of becoming seriously ill with pneumonia -- but unlike in years past, the cause is usually a respiratory virus, according to a study published in the Feb. 26 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine
David C. Howard
Available therapies for patients with lung cancer are associated with a number of significant toxicities that must be effectively managed by oncologists.
2015 Volume 6 Number 1
Experimental Research Targets Emulsifiers in Food
Emulsifiers used to improve food texture and to extend shelf life might increase the risk of inflammatory bowel disease and metabolic syndrome, according to experimental research. The study was published online Feb. 25 in Nature
More Musculoskeletal Pain for Workers in Interventional Lab
[Health care workers who are involved in procedures utilizing radiation more often report experiencing work-related musculoskeletal pain, according to a study published in the March 3 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Fat Melting and the Future of Plastic Surgery Part 3
A lot has changed in the field of plastic surgery which was was also greatly impacted by the economy in recent years. Looking to the future there remain many questions about what the field will look like in years to come.