New guidelines for reducing stroke risk in people with atrial fibrillation include the use of non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants over traditional blood thinners.
When it comes to pain in children, gender stereotypes persist, say researchers at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut: “Boys are more stoic,” “Girls are more emotional.”
Exposure to lead in childhood may affect mental health and personality in adulthood, according to a study.
When it comes to smoking cessation, gender matters quite a bit, according to a study showing women smoke in response to stress more than men.
Results of a study conducted in Minnesota from 2005 to 2012 suggest antidepressant medications are overprescribed in older adults about 24 percent of the time.