Vitamin D, Fish Oil Don’t Prevent Kidney Disease in Diabetes

Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study, I’m Dr. F. Perry Wilson. It was Kidney Week – the annual meeting of the American Society of Nephrology last week and 14,000 practitioners descended on the nations capital to discuss the latest developments in the field. So it is in…

Bipolar Disorder | Clinical Presentation

maybe you've heard the term bipolar used to describe someone who's moody or who has mood swings but this colloquial use of the term is really different from bipolar disorder bipolar disorder which used to be called manic depression is a serious mental illness that causes a person to have dramatic shifts in emotions mood…

Mental Health Apps: Helpful or Harmful? | Morning Report

welcome to Medscape morning report technology improvements that allow patients to learn more about their health have clearly changed the face of health care though sometimes at a cost of raising anxiety unnecessarily here's another advance that may fall into that category apps that offer advice on managing mental symptoms a recent qualitative analysis examined…