Lauren Biscaldi

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ACP Outlines Steps to Improve Women's Healthcare Equity

ACP Outlines Steps to Improve Women's Healthcare Equity

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The American College of Physicians has released 7 position statements supporting equality in healthcare for women.

Overweight, Obesity Linked to Asthma Development in Children and Adolescents

Overweight, Obesity Linked to Asthma Development in Children and Adolescents

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Overweight or obese children are more likely to develop new onset asthma compared with normal weight controls.

FDA Seeks Physician Opinions on Flavored Tobacco Products

FDA Seeks Physician Opinions on Flavored Tobacco Products

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The FDA is seeking data, research, and general information regarding the role that flavors play in youth smoking.

Safety, Efficacy of Quintupled Inhaled Glucocorticoid Dose for Asthma Exacerbation Management

Safety, Efficacy of Quintupled Inhaled Glucocorticoid Dose for Asthma Exacerbation Management

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Children with mild to moderate persistent asthma were not more effectively treated with a quintupled dose of inhaled glucocorticoids.

Intranasal Corticosteroid Treatment Confirmed for Nasal Congestion With Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

Intranasal Corticosteroid Treatment Confirmed for Nasal Congestion With Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis

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Intranasal corticosteroids are the current guideline-preferred treatment recommendation for nasal congestion.

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