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Acupressure versus acupuncture which one is better at treating sleep disturbance in patients with cancer?

Both acupuncture which is invasive and involves inserted needles and acupressure which is non-invasive and involves mechanical pressure can potentially help reduce sleep disturbance in patients with cancer. A recent

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Are California nursing homes adequately prepared for wildfire-related emergencies?

Emergency preparedness in nursing homes should be commensurate with local environmental risks to ensure residents’ safety, but new research in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society found that nursing

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Study reveals US incidence and trends of bicycle injuries

Despite increased use of bicycles by the US public over the past decade, new research published in the Journal of Orthopaedic Research indicates that bicycle-related injuries are on the decline.

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Black and Hispanic patients more likely to develop chronic lower back pain or high impact lower back pain

New research from Boston Medical Center discovered that Black and Hispanic patients with acute low back pain were more likely to develop high-impact chronic pain when compared to White patients.

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Developing a digital marker for coronary artery disease

Using machine learning and clinical data from electronic health records, researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York constructed an in silico, or computer-derived, marker

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Probiotic bacteria found in fermented foods might help dispel bad breath

Probiotic bacteria usually found in fermented foods, such as yogurt, sourdough bread, and miso soup, might help dispel the embarrassment of persistent bad breath (halitosis), finds a pooled data analysis

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Screening of osteoporosis lags behind other diseases

A new perspective article published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology has highlighted that screening and treatment of osteoporosis lags behind other diseases, resulting in significant morbidity, mortality, and economic

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