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CDC: No Change in Level of Uninsured in U.S. in 2017

Five percent of children uninsured in 2017, 41.3 and 55.0 percent had public and private coverage
Aimovig (erenumab-aooe) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to prevent migraine headaches in adults.

FDA Approves Aimovig to Prevent Migraines

Patients taking Aimovig reported one to two fewer monthly migraine days than those taking pacebo
Children who pass the Modified Checklist for Autism in Toddlers screening at 18 months but later receive diagnoses of autism spectrum disorder exhibit delays in social

Social, Communication Delays With False-Negative on M-CHAT

Delays for those who pass M-CHAT screening at 18 months but are later diagnosed with ASD
Various clinical symptoms precede the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis by several years

Various Clinical Disturbances Precede MS Diagnosis

Understanding prodromal signs may improve multiple sclerosis identification
Stigmatizing language used in medical records to describe patients can influence medical students and residents in terms of their attitudes towards the patient and their clinical decision-making

Language Used in Medical Record Can Affect Patient Care

Stigmatizing language may transmit bias, influence trainees' attitudes
An aerobic and strength exercise program does not slow cognitive impairment among people with mild-to-moderate dementia

Aerobic + Strength Exercise Doesn’t Slow Cognitive Decline

Moderate-to-high intensity exercise ups physical fitness but does not slow cognitive decline in dementia
One to two servings of seafood per week is recommended for cardiovascular benefits

Seafood Recommended 1 to 2 Times/Week for Cardiac Benefit

Benefits of seafood consumption include reduced risk of cardiac death, coronary heart disease, stroke
Best practices have been developed for using electronic health records to enhance patient-centered care

Best Practices Developed for Use of EHR to Enhance Patient Care

Patients regard EHR as positive presence; can be used to engage patients by jointly viewing data
For patients with episodic migraine

Fremanezumab Linked to Fewer Monthly Migraine Days

For episodic migraine patients, reduction in number of migraine days with monthly dosing, single dose
Circadian disruption and lower relative amplitude are both associated with higher risk of susceptibility to mental health issues

Disruption of Circadian Rhythm Negatively Impacts Mental Health

Reduction in relative amplitude tied to higher risk of lifetime major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder