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ACAAI: Parents, Patients Offer Theories on Causes/Origins of Food Allergies

Parents and adult patients with food allergy believe diet, genetics, family history, infection are linked to food allergy development

Considerable Shortages of Minoxidil Recorded in Greater D.C. Area

Considerable shortages of 2.5, 10 mg minoxidil reported by pharmacies in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia

CDC Advisors Recommend Masks in Hospitals Without Naming Type

Health care workers frustrated that the draft recommendation does not specify what kind of mask should be worn

Critics Slam Updated Infection Control Recommendations for Hospitals

Health care workers worry whether the guidelines are protecting a hospital's bottom line rather than worker health

AI Getting Better at Detecting Skin Cancer

Software improvements show high sensitivity across skin cancer types, including melanoma

Skin Diseases Pose a Psychosocial Burden

Effect seen on patients' daily and work life

FDA Approves Wezlana for Multiple Inflammatory Diseases

Approval of the biosimilar allows for interchangeable use with Stelara in both adult and pediatric patients

AAP: Children Most Likely to Present to ED With Burns From Hair Styling Tools

65.1 percent of the injured subjects were female, and about 68 percent were younger than 10 years

Interventions to Redesign Patient Care Do Not Improve Outcomes

Nurses reported improvement in median teamwork climate score, but no improvement in hospitalized patient outcomes

More Than Half of U.S. Adults Use Internet to Look for Health, Medical Information

Adults aged 30 to 44 years have highest use of internet for communicating with doctor, doctor's office