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Almost 1 in 4 People Disenrolled From Medicaid Are Now Uninsured

By Ernie Mundell HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, April 12, 2024 (HealthDay News) -- Nearly a quarter of Americans who lost their pandemic-era Medicaid coverage say they're...

High Prevalence of Type D Personality Seen in People With Hypothyroidism

Type D personality associated with poor control of hypothyroidism symptoms, dissatisfaction with care

Preop Intranasal Povidone-Iodine Reduces Rate of Surgical Site Infection

Deep surgical site infection rate decreased postintervention in patients undergoing arthroplasty and spine surgery

Probiotic, Vitamin D Supplementation Tied to Benefits With Schizophrenia

Improvements seen in cognition, cholesterol, blood sugar, and C-reactive protein

Aspiration Pneumonia Risk Increased for GLP-1 RA Users Undergoing Endoscopy

Risk for aspiration pneumonia increased for patients undergoing propofol-assisted endoscopies

Microwave Ablation Feasible for T1N0M0 Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

Overall and one-, three-, and five-year PFS rates did not differ for microwave ablation and surgical resection

Burden of Stroke Attributable to High Temperature Increasing

Low temperature currently contributes to main burden, but burden due to high temperature is increasing rapidly

Evidence Lacking for Gender Dysphoria Treatments for Teens

Two systematic reviews show inadequate evidence for use of treatment to suppress or lessen effect of puberty, hormone treatment

Adjuvant Alectinib Improves Disease-Free Survival in Lung Cancer

Findings seen among patients with resected ALK-positive non-small cell lung cancer

SARS-CoV-2 Positivity Not Linked to New Asthma Diagnosis in Children

Black race, food allergies, allergic rhinitis significantly associated with new diagnosis of asthma