Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] Researchers reviewed previous studies to address concerns regarding the reliability of a self-administered rapid HIV test. HIV self-testing is highly accepted among many groups and is a useful way to increase access to HIV testing for those who are unable or hesitant to access current testing services. The
Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] A recent study investigated the leading factors for PTSD in refugees, and how it affects parenting behaviors and children’s well-being. There are well over 20 million refugees worldwide to this date. The majority of these are children. The life of a refugee is characterized by hardship and turmoil.
Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] In a recent study, researchers sought to determine the relationship between anticholinergic drug use and age-related macular degeneration. In age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the light-sensitive cells at the centre of the eye break down over time, fatty deposits build up, and abnormal blood vessel growth occurs, potentially leading
Our Reader Score [Total: 3 Average: 2.7] Researchers discuss nerve ablation as a potential new treatment for high blood pressure in a new study in The Lancet. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a serious condition that affects millions of people and increases the risk of stroke and heart attack. Hypertension often requires long-term—and sometimes
Our Reader Score [Total: 0 Average: 0] In a recent study, researchers debated the optimal cut-off for measuring blood pressure to prevent death or heart disease. A recent study published in JAMA Internal Medicine debated the optimal cut-off for measuring blood pressure for different categories of hypertension to prevent death or heart disease. In order