Suicide-related hospital visits for children and teens up sharply
Suicide-related hospital visits for children and teens are up sharply, particularly for 15- to 17-year-olds.
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DR MAX THE MIND DOCTOR: The truth is our jails are holiday camps. with drugs
Drugs are now so rife in prisons that the Royal College of Nursing reports staff have required hospital treatment for accidentally inhaling fumes from 'zombie drug' spice while...
2 hours ago - Daily Mail
Victory for Mail on Sunday as hospital 'hit squads' target NHS health tourists
NHS bosses have launched a crackdown on health tourism, just weeks after The Mail on Sunday exposed the vast sums being lost to foreign patients who fail to pay up.
2 hours ago - Daily Mail
Researchers use MR spectroscopy to investigate mechanisms behind targeted treatment for gliomas
Using a novel imaging method, a Massachusetts General Hospital research team is investigating the mechanisms behind a potential targeted treatment for a subtype of the deadly...
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Data Back Non-Opioid Strategy for Renal Colic
Quicker discharge from ED, fewer hospital admissions
16 hours ago - MedPageToday
Acute Kidney Injury in Hospital Increases Heart Failure Risk
Hospitalized patients with acute kidney injury have increased risk of heart failure, revealed new research.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
What I Want To Say To The Woman Who Minimized The Loss Of My Baby
Trigger warning: child loss, miscarriage You are absolutely correct. I don't know what it's like to have a full-term newborn baby die in my arms, but I can imagine the trauma...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
Malnutrition associated with nutritional impact symptoms and localization of the disease: results of a multicentric research on oncological nutrition
Malnutrition in cancer is an independent factor associated with negative clinical outcomes. The aim was to evaluate the prevalence and independent risk factors for malnutrition...
1 day ago - Clinical Nutrition
Cardiovascular Mortality Rates Vary Among VA Hospitals
Results point to care differences
1 day ago - MedPageToday
Salmonella outbreak over, but CDC says coconut threat lingers
Federal officials say an outbreak of Salmonella traced to dried coconut appears to be over, but they are renewing their public warning about a lingering threat. Fourteen people...
2 days ago - Food Safety
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People with large waistlines have lower levels of vitamin D, study finds
Researchers from the VU University, Amsterdam, found obese people who carry excess fat around their midriffs have lower vitamin D levels. Liver fat is associated with low...
Extreme fasting didn't suit rats but my new 5:2 diet's good for us, says...
Could some fasting diets increase the risk of type 2 diabetes? That was the question posed by scientists last week, after researchers unveiled evidence that seemed to suggest...
6 years of exercise in middle age could slash risk of heart failure
A study of more than 11,000 adults found that increasing physical activity for as little as six years in middle age cuts the risk of heart failure by a third.
Blood test for prostate cancer could eliminate the need for almost half of...
US researchers have come up with a potential replacement for the unreliable PSA blood test currently used on the NHS in Britain, which can be wrong three out of four times.
Does an Infection Blood Test Reduce Antibiotic Prescription?
Procalcitonin guideline has little overall impact on whether or not the physicians prescribed antibiotics, shows study.
Drug Abuse may Really Set In If Kids Start Smoking Pot Before 15
Drug abuse may become a real problem at the age of 28 if kids start smoking pot before 15, finds a new study. These kids are bound to have drug problems when they become young...
Theresa May to announce how artificial intelligence will save '22,000 lives...
Theresa May will claim in a speech advances in artificial intelligence will mean cancer patients will get five more years of healthy, independent life by 2035, and thousands...
Optimal Treatment of Sleep Apnea Reduces Cardiovascular Risk in Prediabetic...
Optimal treatment of sleep apnea reduces cardiovascular risk in those with prediabetes, shows study.
Exercise to Keep Your Heart Young
Exercising for four to five days per week is necessary to keep your heart young, shows study.
Asthma Development Risk Higher in Children Exposed to Ozone at Birth
Exposure to ozone at birth resulted in an increased risk of developing asthma by the time the child turns 3 years of age, finds news study.