Despite concerns that use of antipsychotic medications in treating young people has increased, use actually declined between 2006 and 2010 for children ages 12 and under, and increased for adolescents and young adults.
Children who are given prescription acid-reducing medications face a higher risk of developing C. diff. infection, a potentially severe colonic disorder.
Marijuana use in teenagers does not increase after a state legalizes medical marijuana, according to study.
Columbia University scientists have developed a computational method to investigate the relationship between birth month and disease risk.
The deans, including Columbia P&S Dean Lee Goldman, argue for predictable, long-term federal support for biomedical research.
Dr. Ginsburg presented the results of 10 years of experience with LVRS for emphysema at a recent AATS conference.