Mobile phone use while pregnant not linked to child neurodevelopment problems

Mobile phone use during pregnancy is unlikely to have any adverse effects on child neurodevelopment, according to new research published in the open access journal BMC Public Health. Source link

Ketamine for depression encouraging, but questions remain around long-term use

A world-first systematic review into the safety of ketamine as a treatment for depression, published in the prestigious Lancet Psychiatry, shows the risks of long-term ketamine treatment remain… Source link

Select memories can be erased, leaving others intact

New study of snail neurons suggests memories that trigger anxiety, PTSD could be ‘erased’ without affecting normal memory of past events. Different types of memories stored in the same neuron of the marine snail Aplysia can be selectively erased, according to a new study by researchers at Columbia University Medical Read More

Greater emphasis on preventing, treating heart disease in women needed

Women and physicians do not put enough emphasis on cardiovascular disease in women, and a social stigma regarding body weight may be a primary barrier to these important discussions, according to research publishing in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of Read More

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Clearing the path to lower cholesterol Your patients with, or at high risk for, cardiovascular disease may be able to participate in the CLEAR program The CLEAR Program includes four randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled studies to assess the effects of bempedoic acid on endpoints related to cardiovascular disease and its associated Read More