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More sick in hepatitis A outbreak traced to restaurants; one required liver transplant

6 minutes ago   |   Food Safety

The patient count in a hepatitis A outbreak linked to Virginia restaurants continues to grow, with 44 people now confirmed as infected. One of the patients has required a liver...
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Transitions of care clinic improves 30-day stroke outcomes

Transitions of care clinic improves 30-day stroke outcomes

4 hours ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

Use of a transitions of care clinic may reduce 30-day stroke readmissions, according to findings presented at the American Neurological Association annual meeting. “Between 8%...
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Idiopathic pulmonary hypertension-related hospitalizations down in past decade

Idiopathic pulmonary hypertension-related hospitalizations down in past decade

4 hours ago   |   Healio   |   3 articles

A new study highlights a reduction in idiopathic pulmonary artery hypertension-related hospitalizations in the U.S. from 2007 to 2017. Moreover, researchers reported lower...
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Child Mental Health Emergency; Lybalvi Hits Shelves; Vanessa Bryant Psych Eval

Child Mental Health Emergency; Lybalvi Hits Shelves; Vanessa Bryant Psych Eval

5 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

The American Academy of Pediatrics , American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and the Children's Hospital Association have joined forces to declare a national...
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Maternal feeding practices and toddlers' fruit and vegetable consumption: results from the DIT-Coombe Hospital birth cohort in Ireland

5 hours ago   |   Nutrition Journal

Health benefits of fruit and vegetable have been well recognized. However, insufficient consumption of fruit and vegetable is prevalent among toddlers, and has become a global...
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Implementation of a Nutrition Care Bundle and Improved Weight Gain of Extremely Preterm Infants to 36 Weeks Post-Menstrual Age

6 hours ago   |   The Journal of Pediatrics   |   2 articles

To evaluate the effect of a nutrition care bundle to improve growth among premature infants during neonatal hospitalization.
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Onions from Mexico identified as source of outbreak; more than 650 patients confirmed

6 hours ago   |   Food Safety

More than 650 people have been infected in a Salmonella Oranienburg outbreak that federal officials say has been traced to fresh onions from Mexico. The announcement this...
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Antithrombotic Therapy Not Warranted in COVID-19 Outpatients

7 hours ago   |   Medscape

In stable patients with COVID-19, use of aspirin or apixaban did not reduce the rate of the composite of all-cause mortality, thromboembolism, MI, stroke, or hospitalization in...
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Washington PA has medical license suspended after treating Covid patients with ivermectin

Washington PA has medical license suspended after treating Covid patients with ivermectin

8 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Scott Miller, a Washington based PA, has had his medical license suspended after accusations that he prescribed ivermectin to COVID-19 patients and harassed hospitals.
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Coalition Fights to Keep Medicare Support for Hospital at Home

9 hours ago   |   Medscape

If CMS and other payers cover it, the technology-driven trend of at-home care will affect the roles of both hospital and community physicians in acute and post-acute...
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What Norwegian death metal can teach you about stress management

What Norwegian death metal can teach you about stress management

Imagine life with nothing to challenge you, change you, or encourage you to grow. Sounds like a total snooze, right? Well, that's a life with no stress. In reality, we want a... Read more ...

The Good Part About ‘Waning' Immunity

In early March, Deepta Bhattacharya, an immunologist at the University of Arizona, celebrated a milestone: hitting the point of full vaccination , two weeks after getting his... Read more ...

Vaccine doubts fuel doctor's rise in Minnesota governor race

A small-town family doctor angling to become Minnesota's next governor is tapping conservative anger at the Democratic strategy of trying to vaccinate, mask and social-distance... Read more ...

Keto and the Menstrual Cycle: Is There Reason To Worry?

Keto and the Menstrual Cycle: Is There Reason To Worry?

Every “keto for women” forum abounds with stories about menstrual cycles gone haywire in the first few months of keto. Common complaints include: Irregular menstrual... Read more ...

🌻 What's good in your world: October 22, 2021

We ask subscribers to the Greater Good newsletter to send us photos of things that have made them smile recently. You can send your own contributions to greatergood smh.com.au... Read more ...

Age journalism recognised in Walkley Awards nominations

The finalists for this year's Walkley Awards have been named, and The Age has a number of contenders among the most outstanding journalism in Australia. Read more ...

Healius braces for COVID test surge as restrictions lift

The boss of the pathology operator says PCR tests will become even more critical as borders reopen and new drugs for COVID hit the market. Read more ...

Covid: Doctors criticise ministers over new rules refusal

A doctors' union accuses the government of taking its "foot off the brake" as cases rise. Read more ...

Interaction between rs10830962 polymorphism in MTNR1B and lifestyle...

AbstractBackgroundInteractions between polymorphisms of the melatonin receptor 1B gene and lifestyle intervention for gestational diabetes have been described. Whether these... Read more ...

Maternal caffeine intake and DNA methylation in newborn cord blood

AbstractBackgroundEpigenetic mechanisms may underlie associations between maternal caffeine consumption and adverse childhood metabolic outcomes. However, limited studies have... Read more ...