Lauren Biscaldi

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FDA Approves Drug for Mucopolysaccharidosis Type VII

FDA Approves Drug for Mucopolysaccharidosis Type VII

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Mepsevii replaces beta-glucuronidase, the deficiency of which causes an abnormal buildup of toxic materials in the body's cells.

EASD, ADA Recommendations Aimed at Improving Safety, Efficacy of CGM

EASD, ADA Recommendations Aimed at Improving Safety, Efficacy of CGM

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With this statement, researchers hope to improve safety and efficacy outcomes, advance technology, and improve patient quality of life and health outcomes.

Type 2 Diabetes Protective Against Aortic Aneurysm, Dissection

Type 2 Diabetes Protective Against Aortic Aneurysm, Dissection

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Studies have not previously examined long-term risks or mortality after aortic aneurysm or dissection in people with type 2 diabetes.

Epstein-Barr Viral Load in MS Linked to Serum Vitamin D Levels

Epstein-Barr Viral Load in MS Linked to Serum Vitamin D Levels

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Serum vitamin D levels may impact Epstein-Barr virus in people with MS, according to research presented at ECTRIMS-ACTRIMS 2017.

Predicting Hypocalcemia in Children Following Thyroidectomy: Is PTH Level Useful?

Predicting Hypocalcemia in Children Following Thyroidectomy: Is PTH Level Useful?

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While parathyroid hormone levels may be used to anticipate calcium decline, a "normal" PTH level does not always correctly predict postoperative calcium level.

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