Gout Gout Increases Incident Stroke Risk by the Same Magnitude as Diabetes

Gout Increases Incident Stroke Risk by the Same Magnitude as Diabetes

A recent study assessed whether gout is a cardiovascular risk equivalent for stroke and myocardial infarction, similar to diabetes.

Prevention Sensitivity to Physical Activity Predicts Reduced Activity in Older Adults

Sensitivity to Physical Activity Predicts Reduced Activity in Older Adults

Sensitivity to physical activity in older adults may be a risk factor for reduced physical activity.

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Trauma Associated With Incident Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Women

Trauma Associated With Incident Systemic Lupus Erythematosus in Women

Identification of the biologic pathways by which psychosocial trauma may increase a woman's risk for autoimmune disorders is critical and may offer greater insight into disease etiology and strategies for prevention.

Prevention Vitamin B Did Not Affect Fracture Risk in Women at High CV Risk

Vitamin B Did Not Affect Fracture Risk in Women at High CV Risk

Daily B vitamins and folic acid do not affect fracture risk in women with preexisting CV disease.

News Bone Density Affected by Reconstruction Method in Gastric Cancer Surgery

Bone Density Affected by Reconstruction Method in Gastric Cancer Surgery

Postoperative bone mineral density loss in gastric cancer may be affected by the reconstruction method.

Prevention Septic Arthritis Outbreak Indicates Need for Improved Prevention in Outpatient Settings

Septic Arthritis Outbreak Indicates Need for Improved Prevention in Outpatient Settings

The need for better adherence to basic infection prevention was highlighted after an investigation around a septic arthritis outbreak.

Prevention Fractures in Young Adults Primarily Caused by Severe Trauma

Fractures in Young Adults Primarily Caused by Severe Trauma

In young adults, fractures are mainly caused by severe trauma.

Prevention Facial Fractures From Recreational Activity Up in Seniors

Facial Fractures From Recreational Activity Up in Seniors

In older adults, there is an increased risk of facial injuries during recreational activities.

Prevention Frailty Fracture Risk Increases With ILI For Obese Patients With DM

Frailty Fracture Risk Increases With ILI For Obese Patients With DM

There is an increased risk of frailty fracture for overweight or obese patients with DM.

Prevention Effects of Sedentary Lifestyle After Just Two Weeks

Effects of Sedentary Lifestyle After Just Two Weeks

After 2 weeks of a more sedentary routine, participants lost nearly a pound of lean muscle mass and gained body fat.

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