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Older Adults With Food Insecurity Face Faster Decline in Executive Function

No association seen for changes in immediate or delayed memory

Practitioner-Supported Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy Aids Depression

Clinical and cost-effectiveness superior compared with practitioner-supported cognitive behavioral therapy

Comparative Effectiveness of Meds for Acute Low Back Pain Unclear

Low or very low confidence in evidence for reduced pain intensity after treatment with various meds, med combos

Pattern of Early Identification of Autism Reversed After Pandemic

Before pandemic, more evaluations and identifications seen by age 48 months per 1,000 children aged 4 years versus children aged 8 years

Risk for Dementia Increased With Low Bone Mineral Density

Participants with lower bone mineral density at femoral neck more likely to develop all-cause dementia, Alzheimer disease during follow-up

Excess Mortality Seen for People With Epilepsy

Standardized mortality rate increased for those receiving monotherapy, those receiving four or more meds, those without comorbidities

Vestibular Evaluation Can Help Predict Outcomes in Sensorineural Hearing Loss

Recovery of hearing mostly affected by cervical-vestibular evoked myogenic potentials impairment and number of involved receptors

Diabetes Plus Tooth Loss Tied to Worse Cognition

Faster cognitive decline seen for older adults with both conditions

Bidirectional Association Seen Between Worry, Insomnia During Pandemic

Insomnia was more consistently associated with worries about the pandemic than exposure to COVID-19 risk factors

Prevalence of Autism 27.6 Per 1,000 8-Year-Olds in 2020

Prevalence lower among non-Hispanic Whites and children of two or more races versus Blacks, Hispanics, Asian/Pacific Islanders