The association between obesity and subsequent dementia varies with the age at which obesity is first recorded, according to a study published online Aug. 20 in the Postgraduate Medical Journal.
Breastfeeding cuts new mothers' risk of depression by half, according to a study published online Aug. 21 in Maternal and Child Health.
A defined process is necessary to help physicians hire the right staff for their practice, according to an article published July 24 in Medical Economics.
Physicians and health care providers must be aware of their potential liability when ordering screening tests, according to an article published July 24 in Medical Economics.
Nurses who have high levels of prosocial motivation are more likely to report job burnout, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the American Sociological Association, held from Aug. 16 to 19 in San Francisco.
Use of atypical antipsychotic drugs is associated with increased risk of acute kidney injury in older adults, according to research published in the Aug. 19 issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine.