Rutgers researchers to explore ways for tackling emerging fungal infections
In recent years, hospitals nationwide have been reporting an increase in life-threatening illnesses resulting from a deadly fungal infection caused by the yeast Candida auris...
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How hospitals respond when it's uncertain if the newborn is a boy or a girl
When babies are born with atypical sex anatomy, the hospital's response has a major impact on a family's experience and decisions about sometimes irreversible procedures.
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Ketamine for migraines?
Ketamine, used illegally as a party drug, may be an effective treatment for those who fail to respond to other medications, claim experts at Thomas Jefferson University...
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Blue light home treatment reduces psoriasis symptoms
Researchers from University Hospital of Aachen in Germany discovered Philips BlueControl was shown to decrease skin thickness, redness and scaling.
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Indian woman, 54, dies after being stung by a scorpion
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Jimmy Kimmel Shares Sweet 6-Month Picture Of ‘Healthy, Happy' Son, Billy
Smiles all around at Billy's health update At just three days old, Jimmy Kimmel's son, Billy, underwent emergency surgery when it was discovered he was born with congenital...
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Security firm G4S has 'unprecedented levels' of complaints
A report reveals it has had 1,700 complaints since it began to transport some patients to hospitals in Medway and Kent for free last year. One patient missed an appointment she...
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Symptom burden may increase hospital length of stay, readmission risk in advanced cancer
Hospitalized patients with advanced cancer who report more intense and numerous physical and psychological symptoms appear to be at risk for longer hospital stays and unplanned...
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Postpartum depression risk lower in women who deliver in winter
Findings presented at the Anesthesiology Annual Meeting indicated positive associations between postpartum depression and BMI, gestational age, and delivery season. “We wanted...
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Elevated free thyroxine levels increase AF risk
Patients with high free thyroxine levels had an increased risk for incident atrial fibrillation, according to a systematic review published in Circulation. “Our findings...
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Even "healthy people," if they eat sugar, are at risk for heart disease, new...
New research reveals that even healthy people who consume a high-sugar diet are prone to heart disease. To reach this conclusion, researchers from the University of Surrey in...
Poor heart health is driving the racial health gap
The average white American lives to 79 years old, compared to 75.5 years for the average black American. Scientists at Northwestern say a lack of care and prevention in blacks...
Should You Work Out on Halloween? This Is What Jillian Michaels Says
A little Halloween mondaymotivation for ya! Get crackin' team. riseandgrind A photo posted by Jillian Michaels on Oct 31, 2016 at 8:46am PDT Just in case you were thinking...
This 8-Move, Total-Body Workout From Kayla Itsines Looks Intense!
✅ 12 Curl and press ✅ 12 Push up ✅ 30 Mountain climber ✅ 30 X mountain climber ✅ 10 Straight leg sit up + twist ✅ 12 Tricep dips ✅ 12 Lay down push up ✅ 50 Ab bikes Set a timer...
The 180 breast cancer genes
The Cambridge University study has shed more light on the BRCA1 gene, which Hollywood star Angelina Jolie famously inherited, before she had a mastectomy to reduce her risk.
Higher Levels Of Thyroxine Linked To Irregular Heartbeat
The risk of irregular heartbeat is greater among individuals who produce too much thyroid hormone than among those with normal hormonal levels.
Opioid Use Numbers Go Down in Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery
Multimode drug therapy approach has almost completing replaced the opioid alone prescription to combat pain postop.
Stress And Pain in Cancer Patients Increase Risk of Longer Hospital Stay
Patients' physical symptoms are associated with longer hospital lengths of stay and increased risk of unplanned readmission within 90 days.
Postpartum Depression is Less in Women Delivering Babies in Winter
The postpartum depression risk might be greater in women who had delivered in the winter season when compared to summer or fall
Diabetes Increases Risk of Cognitive Dysfunction After Surgery
Older diabetes patients are at higher risk of developing postoperative cognitive dysfunction than those who do not have diabetes.