Sri Lankan doctors on strike to demand university's closure
A strike by Sri Lankan doctors has paralyzed government hospitals, though the doctors are still treating critical and emergency cases.
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Doctors and patient advocates are slamming the Senate Republicans' healthcare plan
Doctors and patient groups slammed the Better Care Reconciliation Act released by Republican Senators on Thursday, taking issue in particular with Medicaid cuts in the bill...
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Improve Outcomes in Critical Patients With Post-ICU Glucose Management
The association of glucose control with mortality has been observed in critically ill patients, through their entire stay at the hospital.
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County won't name food vendor behind Rifle Rodeo outbreak
Health officials say they're sure food from a specific vendor at the Rifle Rodeo in Garfield County, CO, caused an outbreak that sickened 40 percent of attendees, but they...
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New biomarker assay improves detection, assessment of neuroblastoma
Investigators at The Saban Research Institute of Children's Hospital Los Angeles have developed and tested a new biomarker assay for quantifying disease and detecting the...
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Acupuncture found to be a safe and effective alternative to dangerous painkiller drugs in hospitals
A recent study published in MJA.com.au revealed that acupuncture may serve as a safe and effective alternative to pain-relieving drugs for patients arriving at a hospital's...
5 hours ago - Natural News
The Medical Emergency Of Otto Warmbier
All that the doctors who treated Cincinnati, Ohio resident Otto Warmbier knew is what they had seen or maybe read in the news. They knew he had just been released on June 13...
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Decompression and coflex interlaminar stabilization compared with conventional surgical procedures for lumbar spinal stenosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Recently, we read a meta-analysis conducted by Ai-min Li et al. entitled “Decompression and coflex interlaminar stabilization compared with conventional surgical procedures...
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Cases of Legionnaires' Disease Are Occurring Across the U.S. What Is It, and Are You at Risk?
You've probably been seeing an increase in Legionnaires' disease coverage in the news lately. Legionnaires' was blamed for the illnesses of four L.A. Fitness gym members in...
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Watch this boy find out he is finally going home after 189 days in the hospital
For little Ari "Danger" Schultz and his new heart, just going home is a very big deal.
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Colon Cancer: Underused Simple Blood Test Can Help Improve Treatment
An underused simple blood test can help to improve treatment options for colon cancer.
Can Parasite Strain-Specific Factors Determine the Severity of Malaria?
Malaria is an infectious mosquito-borne disease. Parasite strain-specific factors can determine the severity of malaria.
Different Blood Groups May Help Predict Heart Attack Risk
A heart attack (clinically known as myocardial infarction) is the permanent damage or death of the heart muscles due to lack of oxygen-rich blood.
Finding It Hard to Multi-Task? Increased Alcohol Use Could be a Reason
Cognitive impairments are not a problem limited to addiction patients in treatment, but constitute a broader problem among substance users.
9 Unique Travel Destinations That Focus on Fitness and Fun
Summer may be the season when you want to be in the best shape ever , but that doesn't mean you need to spend all of your warm-weather time inside a stuffy gym, either. Luckily...
EXPERIMENT: I sank four ammo cans full of ammunition to the bottom of a pond...
I just ruined over a thousand rounds of ammo to find out which ammo storage containers really work in harsh environments. A little over a year ago, I sank four ammo containers...
What are people saying about U.S. Senate's new health care bill?
Take a look at reactions from Ohioans and national figures on the Senate version of a healthcare bill.
U.S. stops all imports of Brazilian beef for food safety concerns
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has suspended all imports of fresh beef from Brazil because of recurring food safety problems discovered since March, when the agency began...
U.S. College Student Released From North Korea Has 'Extensive Loss of Brain...
This article originally appeared on People.com. The 22-year-old college student who was released from imprisonment in North Korea in a coma likely suffered from cardiopulmonary...
Why Do I Fart So Much? Ways To Reduce Excessive Gas
Everyone farts. For some, however, excessive gas can be embarrassing or uncomfortable. This article explores why some people fart so much and how to reduce excessive gas. What...