The prevalence of glaucoma is significantly associated with vigorous exercise performed daily among men in South Korea, according to a population-based, cross-sectional study.
The non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS may yield significantly higher rates of drug resistance compared with protease inhibitors and nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors, a new study shows.
Consuming high amounts of liquorice during pregnancy may have long-term harmful effects in foetal development, a recent Finnish study found.
Elderly patients with acute kidney injury experience greater risks of kidney function deterioration, and levels of the urine kidney injury molecule 1 (uKIM-1) may accurately predict poor kidney prognosis, a new study reports.
Despite the near-consensus of existing publications, the use of reduced mismatch-negativity amplitudes to determine ultra-high risk groups for psychotic illnesses should still be subject for further scrutiny, a new study suggests.
Aerobic exercise and cardiorespiratory fitness are associated with functional improvements such as decreased atrophy of the hippocampus and improved memory performance in patients with early Alzheimer’s disease (AD), a new study reports.
Pneumonia following isolated minor rib fractures is relatively uncommon, a new study reports. However, those with two isolated rib fractures may be particularly vulnerable to pneumonia.
Topical broccoli sprout extract (BSE) appears to be an attractive treatment option for patients with keratin gene KRT14-associated epidermolysis bullosa simplex, a study has shown.
The types and doses of exercise, as well as breaks in sedentary behaviour, may impact the composition of the gut microbiota, a new study reports. Data show that even the minimum level of exercise, as recommended by the WHO, can enrich health-promoting species in the gut microbiota.
At least in a population of Southern Chinese adults, a high risk of fatty liver disease is independently associated with an increased count of red blood cells, a new study reports.