Metformin may cut mortality risk in post-pancreatitis diabetes

Metformin may cut mortality risk in post-pancreatitis diabetes

(HealthDay)—Metformin use may promote a survival benefit in individuals with post-pancreatitis dia...
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Adult-onset IBD linked to higher mortality

Adult-onset IBD linked to higher mortality

While the onset of inflammatory bowel disease (ulc...
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India had world’s highest child mortality rate in 2015: Lancet study

India had world’s highest child mortality rate in 2015: Lancet study

Using data sources from Indian government health s...
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Flexible Schedules for Residents Do Not Affect Patient Mortality

Flexible Schedules for Residents Do Not Affect Patient Mortality

WEDNESDAY, March 6, 2019 — A schedule of fle...
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Paclitaxel exposure in vascular device not linked to mortality

Paclitaxel exposure in vascular device not linked to mortality

(HealthDay)—Exposure to paclitaxel in drug-coate...
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Strong link found between back pain and mortality

Strong link found between back pain and mortality

Back pain is very common, affecting millions of pe...
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Human mortality ‘plateau’ may be statistical error, not hint of immortality

Human mortality ‘plateau’ may be statistical error, not hint of immortality

Human error, not human biology, largely accounts f...
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