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Extra parenteral amino acids no benefit for extremely preterm infants

For infants with extremely low birthweight, extra parenteral amino acids for five days after birth do not increase survival free from neurodisability at two years, according to a study published

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BMI declines seen seven years before cognitive impairment diagnosis

Significantly lower body mass index (BMI) occurs beginning approximately seven years before a diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment (MCI), according to a study published online Oct. 26 in JAMA Psychiatry.

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Parent’s mental health can affect kids’ asthma care

When a parent is depressed, their child’s asthma care may suffer. Now, research suggests that getting a child’s asthma under control may include assessing a parents’ mental health. Researchers at

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Prevalence of benign prostatic hyperplasia increasing globally

The prevalence of benign prostatic hyperplasia is increasing globally, according to a study published online Oct. 20 in The Lancet Healthy Longevity. Atalel Fentahun Awedew, M.D., from Addis Ababa University

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Researchers investigate brain’s immune cell response in Alzheimer’s disease

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers are investigating how the deficiency of a gene in immune cells can shape the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. The study, published in Molecular Neurodegeneration,

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Nectin-4 is widely expressed in head and neck squamous cell carcinoma

Nectin-4 has been successfully established as a target molecule in locally advanced and metastatic bladder cancer. An antibody-drug conjugate (enfortumab-vedotin) directed against nectin-4 has shown marked tumor remission rates in

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New study shows recently diagnosed adult cancer survivors at higher risk for bone fractures

Adult cancer survivors, particularly those diagnosed within five years and/or have a history of chemotherapy, have an increased risk for bone fractures, specifically pelvic and vertebral fractures, compared to older

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