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Antibody Shots Keep HIV in Check (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 1:30pm
(MedPage Today) -- Investigational drug given weekly maintains viral suppression in some patients

CML No Longer Spells Early Death (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 1:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Little impact from diagnosis now seen on life expectancy

Mosquito Bite Welts May Do More Than Just Itch

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:32pm
(MedPage Today) -- Inflammatory response tied to viral infectivity in mouse study

Treating Zika in Kids: A Multi-Specialty Effort? (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 12:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- 'Tip of the iceberg' of understanding virus' effect on children

Recurrent DES Failure: Try Radiation? (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 11:30am
(MedPage Today) -- Brachytherapy associated with 'reasonable' short-term outcomes in study

Science can map a solution to a fast-burning problem

news@nature - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 11:21am

Wildfires such as those that hit Canada last month are a growing worry, writes Marc-André Parisien, but risk-assessment models can limit future damage.

Nature 534 297 doi: 10.1038/534297a

White Americans Eating Slightly Healthier (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 11:00am
(MedPage Today) -- Latest NHANES data reveal demographic disparities

Severe Asthma Symptoms Persist After Decade of Treatment: ConsultantLive & Rheumatology Network

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 10:30am
(MedPage Today) -- Also, lupus linked to dementia risk?

Screening, Care Linked to Lower MRSA (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 9:50am
(MedPage Today) -- A decade after screening program started, disease rates sharply lower

Morning Break: Zika Vax; Dr. Google's SOP; Teens and Pot, Not

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 9:45am
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web, gathered by the MedPage Today staff

Anxiety Overlooked in Parkinson's?

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 9:33am
(MedPage Today) -- Longitudinal study finds 16% have baseline anxiety, 37% develop it over time

Can you teach old drugs new tricks?

news@nature - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 8:21am

Faced with skyrocketing costs for developing new drugs, researchers are looking at ways to repurpose older ones — and even some that failed in initial trials.

Nature 534 314 doi: 10.1038/534314a

Stem cells for Snoopy: pet medicines spark a biotech boom

news@nature - Tue, 06/21/2016 - 8:21am

Firms chase a new breed of advanced veterinary care, from antibodies to cell therapies.

Nature 534 303 doi: 10.1038/534303a

Radiation Plus ADT Boosts Survival in Metastatic Prostate Ca (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 7:18pm
(MedPage Today) -- Nearly doubled versus androgen deprivation alone in lower-risk patients

Radiation Plus ADT Boosts Survival in Metastatic Prostate Ca (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 7:18pm
(MedPage Today) -- Nearly doubled versus androgen deprivation alone in lower-risk patients

Acute Gains Less Robust for Absorb BVS (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 5:50pm
(MedPage Today) -- 'Pre-dilation, optimal expansion, and avoidance of over-expansion are encouraged'

AS Diagnosis Linked to CVD Risk

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 5:23pm
(MedPage Today) -- Relative risk for acute events observed in cohort study

Ottawa Rules App Aims to Prevent Unnecessary Imaging

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 5:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Simple to use, but sensitivity, specificity not immediately apparent

Aspirin in Primary Prevention: There's an App for That

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 4:37pm
(MedPage Today) -- JoAnn Manson explains new decision support tool

Cost of Treating Mental Disorders: HealthLeaders Media

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 06/20/2016 - 4:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Also, making health IT safer
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