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55% of Hospitalized COVID Patients Still Had Symptoms at 2 Years

9 days ago   |   By MedPageToday

More than half of patients hospitalized for COVID-19 in Wuhan, China, during the initial outbreak reported at least one symptom a couple of years later, researchers found.
The proportion of COVID-19 survivors with at least one...
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New smoking-cessation program helps more cancer patients to quit successfully

New smoking-cessation program helps more cancer patients to quit successfully

9 days ago   |   By News Medical

Researchers at Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found a way to help more patients who want to stop smoking.
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Study shows Mediterranean Diet Helps Young Men With Depression

Study shows Mediterranean Diet Helps Young Men With Depression

9 days ago   |   By Web MD

Young men with a poor diet reported a decrease in symptoms of depression when they switched to the Mediterranean diet compared to young men who underwent befriending therapy, a new study shows.
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New HIV PrEP Guidelines

9 days ago   |   By Medscape

This update gives healthcare providers the latest guidance on prescribing HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis - a powerful tool for HIV prevention - to their patients.
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Sex-specific ranges and ratios for anogenital distance among Thai full-term newborns

9 days ago   |   By BMC

Anogenital distance is a marker of prenatal androgen exposure and a tool for assessment of differences of sex development. Data for AGD in newborns have been published, but these findings may not be appl...
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New tool assessing symptoms of long COVID was developed with help from patients

New tool assessing symptoms of long COVID was developed with help from patients

9 days ago   |   By Healio

Researchers in the United Kingdom developed a novel tool they said can assess the symptoms of long COVID and help deliver clinical care.
With input from patients, Sarah E. Hughes, PhD, MHSc, and colleagues created the Symptom Burden Questionnaire for Long COVID to fill the need for a comprehensive, patient-reported outcome measure that is specific to long COVID, Hughes said.
“When reviewing existing measures, individuals living with long COVID told us that these PROMs did not fully capture their lived experience,” Hughes, a research fellow in the Centre for
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