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New Drug: Digital Inhaler Approved For Asthma Treatment

Teva Industries, Ltd. has received approval for its AirDuo Digihaler (fluticasone propionate 113 mcg and salmeterol 14 mcg) Inhalation Powder, a... Read more »

Autism Insurance Coverage Now Required In All 50 States

After officials in the last holdout state enacted a new rule, all 50 states and Washington, D.C. have mandates that require... Read more »

Google Glass May Help Improve Social Skills In Kids With ASD

Researchers say they have more evidence that an at-home intervention using Google Glass boosts socialization and learning in kids with autism. ... Read more »

Arthritis Tied to Heart Disease

Osteoarthritis has been linked to an increased risk for cardiovascular disease, and a new study suggests that a large part of... Read more »

Can Fixing Sleep Apnea Affect Depression?

Depression and anxiety, both as symptoms and as formal disorders, are elevated in patients with chronic medical disorders, including obstructive sleep... Read more »

Whole Body Vibration Shakes Reduces Diabetes Inflammation

In the face of diabetes, in which glucose and levels of destructive inflammation soar, whole body vibration appears to improve how... Read more »

Estrogen Patches and Schizophrenia

Adjunctive estrogen patches significantly improve positive and negative symptoms of schizophrenia in premenopausal women, new research suggests. The study, a randomized... Read more »

New Drug: Midazolam Nasal Spray (Nayzilam)

The FDA has approved midazolam nasal spray (Nayzilam,  for the acute treatment of intermittent, stereotypic episodes of frequent seizure activity (seizure... Read more »

Dental Students Will Soon Be Trained To Care For Those With Special Needs

Dental school students will soon be required to learn how to care for patients with disabilities under new guidelines from an... Read more »

App Offers Retinopathy Screening For Patients With Diabetes

One of the biggest problems for patients with diabetes are microvascular (i.e., neuropathy, retinopathy, neuropathy) and macrovascular events (e.g., cardiovascular events).... Read more »