Learning disability vaccine plea: 'Don't leave us to rot'
As high risk groups continue to be immunised there are growing concerns that people with learning disabilities have been missed out.
9 hours ago - BBC
Delivery of paediatric rheumatology care: a survey of current clinical practice in Southeast Asia and Asia-Pacific regions
Paediatric rheumatic diseases are a leading cause of acquired disability in Southeast Asia and Asia-Pacific Countries. The aims of this study were to identify and describe the...
15 hours ago - Pediatric Rheumatology
When art needs an essay to be understood
If you visited this exhibition without a program, you'd have no idea what the bits of plasticine have to do with disability.
19 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Carers kept a mother's disabled son locked up for a year to avoid Covid
For almost a year now, Anne Shepherd has been barred from seeing her son Sam, 42, who lives in a care home. He has severe learning disabilities.
23 hours ago - Daily Mail
Different MS Cognitive Phenotypes Could Help Guide Care
Cognitive profiles should be considered as a measure of disease progression along with physical disability scores, the authors of a new study suggest. Medscape Medical News
1 day ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Consensus on Diagnosis, Management of Acute Flaccid Myelitis
The polio-like disease primarily affects children and often causes residual disability. In the absence of proven therapies, management focuses on supportive care and...
2 days ago - Medscape
Dylan Alcott: 'I'm proud of my disability, I'm proud of who I am'
The Paralympian and wheelchair tennis champion on how sport saved his life, running for political office and why he's proud to openly discusses his sex life.
2 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Google threatens to disable search in Australia if media code becomes law
Google Australia managing director Mel Silva told a Senate inquiry that the company would have "no real choice" but to shut down Google Search in Australia if the laws passed.
2 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Finally, ALS Patients Gain Faster Access to Disability Payments
In December, then-President Donald Trump signed the bill into law. It eliminates for ALS patients the waiting period to begin receiving benefits under the Social Security...
3 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Mental Illness Tied to High Risk of Physical Disease, Death
Mental illness in young individuals is associated with a strikingly high risk of subsequent physical illness, disability, and premature mortality, results of a large...
3 days ago - Medscape
The headlines of Master Doctor
6-Year-Old Renames The COVID Vaccine And Everyone's Here For It
“Fauci Ouchie” FTW Sometimes kids say the cutest things. Take, for instance, this adorable conversation ballet teacher Emma Scott had with one of her students about the...
Convalescent Plasma Therapy Treats Severe COVID-19 In Immunocompromised Patient
Single intravenous infusion of convalescent blood plasma imparted a great recovery in an immunocompromised old lady who was suffering from a prolonged fatal and deteriorating...
Health Ministry Says Over 15L Vaccinated, 11 Hospitalized In Inoculation Drive
The Union Health Ministry informed on Saturday that 15,37,190 people have been administered Covid-19 vaccines across the country so far.
Joe Biden to squash President Trump's attempt to roll back coronavirus...
Joe Biden has rejected an effort by President Donald Trump to lift several Wuhan coronavirus travel restrictions on Monday, Jan. 18. The Trump administration enacted travel...
2.5 Million Children Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 As Of Jan. 14
The hospitalization rate of children with COVID-19 has increased, too The American Academy of Pediatrics reports that since the beginning of the pandemic, about 2.5 million...
Lessons Learned About COVID and Cancer
In March of 2020, during the first U.S. surge of the COVID-19 pandemic, MedPage Today published a story on oncology specialists from the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance who shared...
Stress can make you crave unhealthy foods, study finds
A recent study by researchers from Australia found that tense or stressed people have greater cravings for fast food, sweets and other unhealthy foods than people who aren't as...
‘What should I eat?!' How to choose the best vegetarian and plant-based...
“What can I actually eat on a plant-based or vegetarian diet?” It's natural to wonder about your options. Carrots and broccoli are givens-of course. But are all plant-based...
DR MICHAEL MOSLEY reveals the simple steps that could make it more effective
DR MICHAEL MOSLEY: The Covid-19 vaccines are a modern-day miracle. It is a wonder such safe and effective vaccines were produced, tested and delivered in such record-breaking time.
New First-Line Kidney Cancer Combination Gets FDA Nod
WASHINGTON - The FDA approved the combination of nivolumab plus cabozantinib on Friday for treating advanced renal cell carcinoma in the first-line setting. Support for...