Innovative cancer drugs such as immune checkpoint inhibitors can have a significant impact in the fight against tumours, but they also have their downsides.
In Nordic countries in particular, many regularly go to the sauna. Bathing in heat has been considered for centuries to have health-promoting effects.
Around 3 to 6 per cent of all women giving birth develop PTSD. While depression is often recognised, this is not the case for postpartum PTSD.
A new meta-analysis showed the pediatric diabetes incidence spike during the pandemic. Despite a few theories, there are no conclusive explanations for this.
There are numerous treatment options for excessive sweating, but they all have their drawbacks. What about the anticholinergic oxybutynin?
The terms non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis are misleading for some experts, with inaccurate associations leading to stigmas.
Want to reduce your cancer risk? You don't have to run a marathon. A recent study shows that even short efforts in everyday life have a significant effect.
Children and adolescents with severe acne often receive isotretinoin. Could data from over 200 patients shed light on possible associations to moodswings?
Is prediabetes is already associated with an increased risk of dementia, or is subsequent development of type 2 diabetes the primary cause?
A study looked at how the number of defibrillations relates to neurological functions one month post-resuscitation.
A large study investigated the temporal relationship between antibiotics and rejection in GvHD after allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Standard GD screening occurs between the 24th and 28th week of pregnancy. A new study compared treatment before week 20 with the traditional model.
SG is an effective weight-loss intervention in obesity. But bone density reduction often ensues post-surgery. What are the effects for young patients?
Repeated head trauma in boxing, increases the risk of neurodegenerative disorders and Parkinson's. What about the USA's most popular sport?
Therapy-resistant fungal infections of the nail or skin are on the rise and spreading. The lack of Terbinafine response in particular can be problematic.
More children are being born via assisted reproduction technology (ART). But some countries are imposing an age limit for men. Rightly so?
Diabetic retinopathy is the main cause of blindness in adulthood diabetics. Little was known about the prevalence of DR in children with type 2 diabetes.
Vascular damage can multiply if large amounts of table salt are consumed in cases like hyperaldosteronism. But what happens if salt is restricted?
Chronic back pain can also be attributed to degenerative changes, injuries and inflammation. Doctors are increasingly turning to minimally invasive therapies.
A new study shows atorvastatin improves cardiovascular outcomes with anthracycline administration. 300 patients with lymphoma were recruited.