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Family involvement in psychosis treatment leads to better patient outcomes, research says

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 19:59
According to new research from Boston Medical Center, family involvement in psychosis treatment leads to better patient outcomes.

Study examines effects of sexually objectifying song lyrics on adolescent sexting behavior

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 19:24
Researchers analyzes the impact of sexual and sexually objectifying music lyrics on text-based sexting behaviors among adolescents.

OSU researchers develop novel nanomedicine technique for diagnosing and ending ectopic pregnancies

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 19:20
Oregon State University scientists have produced a proof of concept for a new and better way of caring for women facing the life-threatening situation of ectopic pregnancy, which occurs when a fertilized egg implants somewhere other than the lining of the uterus.

High-level social support helps improve postgraduate students’ mental health during Covid-19 pandemic static management

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 19:16
A team of researchers undertook a study of the mental health of postgraduate students during the Covid-19 pandemic static management.

Study focuses on improving support for older adults who experience homelessness

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 19:08
Improving supports for older adults who experience homelessness in three major Canadian cities is the focus of an ongoing study being led by Simon Fraser University adjunct professor Sarah Canham.

Shingles linked with higher long-term risk of major cardiovascular event

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 18:56
A new study by investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital, a founding member of the Mass General Brigham healthcare system, demonstrated that shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is associated with an almost 30% higher long-term risk of a major cardiovascular event such a stroke or heart attack.

Study provides insight into the natural course of COVID-19 infection in pregnancy

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 18:27
A UT Southwestern study of more than 1,300 pregnant women diagnosed with COVID-19 found that just 1 in 10 developed moderate, severe, or critical illness and that COVID-19 symptoms and severity were similar across all trimesters.

People having trouble sleeping should try exercise, study suggests

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 18:21
The vast majority of people have trouble sleeping from time to time. However, 10 to 20 per cent of the population struggle more than the rest of us and have serious long-term sleep problems.

SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence in domestic cats has increased over time

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 13:36
Researchers evaluated severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) transmission among domestic cats in the United Kingdom (UK).

Discovery could lead to new mantle cell lymphoma drugs

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 13:07
A form of blood cancer known as mantle cell lymphoma is critically dependent on a protein that coordinates gene expression, such that blocking its activity with an experimental drug dramatically slows the growth of this lymphoma in preclinical tests, according to a study from Weill Cornell Medicine researchers.

Proteomic analysis identifies novel phenotypes associated with COVID-19 severity in circulating immune cells

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 12:55
In a recent study, researchers used proteomic analysis to identify novel immune cell phenotypes associated with severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Remdesivir appears to make a big difference in Japanese patients with COVID-19

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 12:27
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an explosion of clinical research resulting in the development of a variety of vaccines and treatments, although the efficacy of some remains controversial.

Males exposed to COVID-19 in utero may be at elevated risk of neurodevelopmental disorders

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 12:25
Researchers investigated the impact of SARS-CoV-2 exposure in utero on the neurodevelopment of children.

Unexpected declines in cognitive performance after epilepsy surgery

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 12:05
In severe epilepsies, surgical intervention is often the only remedy - usually with great success. While neuropsychological performance can recover in the long term after successful surgery, on rare occasions, unexpected declines in cognitive performance occur.

Using warmer brain-irrigation fluid can reduce repeat operations to remedy subdural hematoma

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 11:54
A simple method can halve the number of repeat operations to remedy bleeding under the cranium, a study at the University of Gothenburg shows.

Mindfulness found to be associated with emotional resilience in children during the COVID-19 pandemic

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 11:43
In a new study, researchers determined whether mindfulness was related to emotional resilience in children.

Monkeypox viruses can be inactivated by two who-recommended hand disinfectants

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 11:35
People in many countries are contracting monkeypox, even though they have not travelled to any regions where the virus is mainly circulating.

Stroke patients with delirium could be more prone to developing cognitive and psychiatric difficulties

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 11:26
Stroke patients who experience delirium during a stroke could be more prone to developing cognitive and psychiatric difficulties.

Was fan attendance at NFL games during the 2020-21 season associated with subsequent spikes in COVID-19 cases?

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 11:17
A recent study published in JAMA Network Open evaluated whether NFL attendance was associated with a higher incidence of COVID-19 cases.

Microniches of intratumoral microbiota impact spatial and cellular heterogeneity in cancer

Tue, 11/22/2022 - 11:15
Researchers mapped spatial, cellular, and molecular interactions of host and tumor-associated bacteria within the tumor microenvironment.