Air Pollution Contribution to Lung Cancer May Be Underestimated

There is a growing body of evidence to show that air pollution is a major risk factor for lung cancer

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Risk Factors in Kids Linked to Stroke as Soon as 30s, 40s

In a case-control study, atherosclerotic factors were uncommon in childhood risk and did not appear to be associated with the

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Cannabis Allergies; Polio in Wastewater; Violent Patients

How to Diagnose and Treat Cannabis Allergies As medical and recreational cannabis becomes legal and more popular — as of

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Does Cannabis Help With Menopause Symptoms?

Many women with symptoms of menopause are turning to cannabis for help, researchers have found, despite a lack of evidence

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Race-Specific Spirometry May Miss Emphysema Diagnoses

An overreliance on spirometry to identify emphysema led to missed cases in Black individuals, particularly men, based on a secondary

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The Shifting Sands of Lung Cancer Screening

An analysis of trends in lung cancer screening since March 2021 when the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) expanded

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Alcohol, Marijuana Use Declined Among Youth During Pandemic

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. During the coronavirus pandemic, several substance

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Certain Signs, Symptoms May Help Identify Lung Cancer Earlier

The study was published on medrxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaway Why This

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Lithium May Lower Osteoporosis Risk in Bipolar Disorder

NEW ORLEANS — People with bipolar disorder – particularly men – show a significantly increased risk of osteoporosis, compared with

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Risk Factors for COVID Death Studied in UK Arthritis Patients

Being identified as someone that was advised to stay at home and shield, or keep away from face-to-face interactions with

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