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Amount of Muscle Mass During ICU Admission May Be Linked to Survival

December 03, 2018 Share this content: Additional research on muscle turnover in patients in the ICU is warranted. Pectoralis muscle area (PMA) of patients admitted to a medical intensive care unit (MICU) is associated with survival both during and after critical illness, but is unable to predict the regaining of an independent lifestyle after hospital… Read More »

Soy baby formula linked to severe menstrual cramps later in life

(Reuters Health) – Feeding infant girls baby formula containing soy may set them up for more painful menstrual periods as young women, a new study suggests. The research, which included information on more than 1,500 African American women, reinforces findings in earlier studies that included mostly Caucasian women. “We observed that soy formula feeding during… Read More »