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Coroner urges first aid training for chiropractors

18 hours ago   |   BBC

A coroner has made recommendations for chiropractors after a man's neck broke during treatment.
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Time to Rethink Renal Dosing of Lamivudine?

1 day ago   |   Medscape

Dose reductions of lamivudine may not be necessary for all patients with mild to moderate renal impairment, says Dr Paul Sax. Medscape HIV/AIDS
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Distributing HIV self-tests online increases testing frequency in MSM

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

Distributing free HIV self-tests may be an effective way to increase testing frequency among men who have sex with men, according to results from a randomized clinical trial...
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Training model for therapists shows positive outcome to aid treatment

1 day ago   |   Healio

Training university therapists to aid in evidence-based treatments for patients demonstrated positive outcomes, according to study findings published in JAMA Psychiatry. “A...
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Vital Proteins Just Launched Collagen Bars, and They Have 16 Grams of Protein

Vital Proteins Just Launched Collagen Bars, and They Have 16 Grams of Protein

1 day ago   |   PopSugar

By now, you've probably seen Vital Proteins collagen powder all over social media and in your friends' pantries; it's become one of the go-to collagen brands. If you have no...
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Existing drug aids to treat Metabolic Syndrome: Study

Existing drug aids to treat Metabolic Syndrome: Study

1 day ago   |   Medindia Health   |   2 articles

The syndrome, which affects more than 35% of the over-50 population in Western countries, could be treated with Ibrutinib, a drug that has already been approved for other diseases
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New HIV Care Models, Apps Emerging as Patients Age

4 days ago   |   Medscape

Innovations include combining metabolic focus with HIV, centralizing a care team to treat patients in 90-minute appointments, and monitoring patients with mobile...
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New Wireless Oxygen Sensor Developed for Sick Infants

New Wireless Oxygen Sensor Developed for Sick Infants

4 days ago   |   Medindia Health   |   2 articles

New mobile, wearable device has been developed, which is the size of a Band-Aid could monitor babies oxygen levels at home.
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First aid basics: Home remedies and treatments for different kinds of open wounds

First aid basics: Home remedies and treatments for different kinds of open wounds

5 days ago   |   Natural News

Injuries like open wounds may not seem serious at first, but the potential complications that follow them could pose a risk to your health. In this situation, knowing the...
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WPI researchers developing miniaturized device to measure baby's blood oxygen levels

5 days ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

Researchers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute are developing a sensor the size of a Band-Aid that will measure a baby's blood oxygen levels, a vital indication of the lungs'...
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Thousands could be saved from sepsis after major trial of monitoring system...

Thousands could be saved from sepsis after major trial of monitoring system is 'success'

Three leading NHS hospitals have pioneered technology which monitors patients' vital signs and automatically triggers an alert to doctors if sepsis is suspected. Read more ...

New Type of Drug Might Ease Migraines

New Type of Drug Might Ease Migraines

Migraine sufferers who cannot get relief from existing medications may soon have a novel treatment option, a new trial suggests. Read more ...

What Happened to People With Half a Brain Removed

What Happened to People With Half a Brain Removed

Is it even conceivable that a person be normal with just half a brain? A new analysis assessed brain health among six adults who had undergone a hemispherectomy as children. Read more ...

Higher maternal lutein intake linked to better child behavior: Study

Higher maternal lutein intake linked to better child behavior: Study

Higher intakes of lutein during pregnancy are associated with better behavior regulation in the children at mid-childhood, suggests a new study from Tufts University and... Read more ...

Keto isn't just for weight loss, research suggests the diet could also...

Keto isn't just for weight loss, research suggests the diet could also protect against flu

A new study found that the high-fat, low-carb diet activates the release of immune system cells that trap the virus before it spreads. Read more ...

Cottage cheese recalled over fears it contains bits of plastic

Cottage cheese recalled over fears it contains bits of plastic

A consumer reported finding a small bit of what looked like red plastic in their cup of cottage cheese. Five more people reported the same but no injuries have occurred... Read more ...

Using cannabis every day can help people manage chronic pain and reduce...

Using cannabis every day can help people manage chronic pain and reduce illicit opioid use

A new study from the British Columbia Centre on Substance Use has found that daily cannabis users were 50% less likely to use illicit opioids, such as heroin, to manage their... Read more ...

I Love This Intense 10-Minute Ab Workout Because I Don't Need to Get Off the...

I Love This Intense 10-Minute Ab Workout Because I Don't Need to Get Off the Floor!

A strong core isn't just about looking lean. I need it to run fast, lift heavy, and effortlessly hold a handstand. This is the 10-minute ab workout I've been doing a few nights... Read more ...

US anal cancer diagnoses and death rates have DOUBLED in last 15 years

US anal cancer diagnoses and death rates have DOUBLED in last 15 years

A little over half of US teens are up-to-date on HPV vaccinations that prevent 90% of anal cancer cases, but rates are rising among older Americans University of Texas... Read more ...

Trump smashes hospital bill secrecy sham, forces hospitals to publicly...

Trump smashes hospital bill secrecy sham, forces hospitals to publicly publish secret prices so that consumers can make informed choices

The Trump administration is currently in the process of finalizing a new price transparency rule that, once it comes into effect in January 2021, will force all hospitals to... Read more ...