In a Daily Beast piece, Dr. Paul Offit, M.D. notes that despite several studies showing that vaccines containing the preservative thimerisol are no more likely to cause autism than vaccines without thimerisol, parent fears about thimerisol-containing vaccines persist – with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. leading the charge. If President Trump appoints Kennedy to lead a […]
A study by 12 researchers at five Chinese institutions, published this month in JAMA Internal Medicine, found that real acupuncture outperforms sham acupuncture in mitigating migraines without aura. Over the course of 16 weeks, the nearly 250 participants were split into three groups. Some underwent real acupuncture; others were administered fake acupuncture (which pierced parts […]
According to a recent study, within 30 days of undergoing surgery, those who suffer from migraines are likelier that those who do not to be readmitted to the hospital and are at increased risk of stroke.
Researchers in Sweden have found that hospitalization for certain types of infection during childhood are associated with the likelihood of a person’s development of ankylosing spondylitis (AS
A Belgian study found that among patients with PsA, more than 48 percent underwent at least one surgical procedure.