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Statin Use Linked to Reduced Risk for Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Risk reduced for lobar and nonlobar intracerebral hemorrhage; greater reductions seen with prolonged use ≥5 years

COVID-19 Vaccine Prevents Against Reinfection

Findings show protection for all variant periods

Paxlovid Soon Will Not Be Free for Americans

At this point, about 6 million Americans have taken free Paxlovid doses

SGLT-2i Use Before COVID-19 May Reduce Adverse Outcomes in Diabetes Patients

SGLT-2is associated with lowest probability for adverse outcomes followed by glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists, metformin

Study Explores Impact of FDA Approval of Aducanumab on Trial Participation

Individuals who were independently aware of the FDA decision demonstrated reduced willingness to participate

More States Are Allowing Pharmacists to Prescribe Birth Control

Easier access to birth control helps women who live far from a health care provider or have difficulty obtaining appointments

Bromocriptine Quick Release Beneficial for Teens With T1DM

Improvements seen in blood pressure and central and peripheral aortic stiffness and pressure hemodynamics in teens with type 1 diabetes

2013 to 2017 Saw Significant Drop in U.S. Melanoma Mortality Rates

Significant reduction seen in mortality rate from 2013 to 2017, after the introduction of new treatments in 2011 (most after 2013)

Three-Year Interval Feasible for Stool-Based CRC Screening in Low-Risk People

At three years, test identified more advanced precancerous lesions than expected

Dapagliflozin Reduces Hospitalizations Among Patients With CKD

Reduction seen in rate of admissions due to cardiac disorders, renal and urinary disorders, metabolism and nutrition disorders, neoplasms