Tag Archives: 2018

Eight health and medicine stories that defined 2018 – NewsOK.com

Investigative journalists revealed that the chief medical officer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center failed to disclose millions of dollars of payments he’d received from health care companies in research studies that he’d published. The ensuing controversy ultimately forced his resignation. It also served as a reminder that while collaboration between industry and academia is… Read More »

Weekly Roundup for NOVEMBER 30, 2018: Recent Publications in Women’s Mental Health

What’s worse? Prenatal exposure to antidepressant medications or exposure to maternal depression?  Hutchison and colleagues observe that worse executive functioning was observed in the 6-year-old children of mothers with higher levels of depressive symptoms.  Prenatal exposure to SSRIs did not have any significant impact on executive functioning. Ruta Nonacs, MD PhD   A 6-year longitudinal… Read More »

Healthy Hearing’s quiet toy list 2018

The holiday season is a wonderful mix of sights and sounds, family and gift-giving, celebration and thanksgiving. It seems the season gets bigger, noisier and more hectic with each passing year. In fact, in addition to the increased volume of traffic, crowd noise and music during the holidays, some of the toys on the market… Read More »