Surgery risk for IBD declining in biologic era, ‘but that doesn't mean it's zero'
Although the rate of surgery for inflammatory bowel disease has declined significantly in the era of biologic therapy, “it is still occurring,” according to a presenter at the...
1 day ago - Healio - 2 articles
Q&A: What are physicians' legal obligations under the Americans with Disabilities Act?
The results of a new survey suggest that many physicians do not completely understand what the Americans with Disabilities Act means for them. Lisa I. Iezzoni, MD, MSc, a...
1 day ago - Healio
Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Developmental Service Delivery in Children with a History of Neonatal Seizures
Children with a history of acute provoked neonatal seizures are at high risk for disability, often requiring developmental services. The COVID-19 pandemic has led to widespread...
1 day ago - Pediatric Neurology - 2 articles
New report reveals the alarming global impact of Group B streptococcus
A new report from the World Health Organization and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine reveals the alarming global impact of Group B streptococcus - a common...
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Are We Equipped to Care for People With Intellectual, Developmental Disabilities?
Last month, the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine hosted a 3-day workshop: "Optimizing care systems for people with intellectual and developmental...
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Advancing Testing Reforms for Med Students With Disabilities
Medical students with disabilities and their advocates across the country have recently stepped up their campaign for improved testing accommodations to ease the path to...
2 days ago - Medscape
Stop caging people with autism and learning disabilities, says Robert Buckland
Ex-minister Robert Buckland urges the government to end detention in hospitals for long periods.
2 days ago - BBC
Miracle Aquaman: Tongan survives 28-hour swim after eruption, tsunami
Lisala Folau, who is disabled, was swept out to sea from the small, isolated island of Atata, but made it to the main island of Tongatapu, about eight kilometres away.
3 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
ICU Adults: Sicker, More Disabled Now Than Before
Older adults admitted to ICUs now in the US are older, more frail, and more likely to have pre-existing disabilities and multimorbidities than 17 years ago. Medscape Medical News
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Parents of children with disabilities outraged by comment on COVID deaths
Families of children with disabilities, chronic illness balk at CDC director saying deaths of people with co-morbidities is 'encouraging.'
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Highly vaccinated Israel has the most COVID-19 cases per capita IN THE WORLD
Israel is currently leading the world in new daily Wuhan coronavirus cases per capita despite its status as one of the most highly vaccinated countries in the world. According...
Adele: Las Vegas concert residency cancelled after half of her...
LAS VEGAS - A global pop star has postponed her much-anticipated Las Vegas concert debut tonight, in yet another blow to the COVID-19 and “vaccine” narratives. (Article...
The Ben Armstrong Show: Vaccines more dangerous than COVID - Brighteon.com
On the January 20 episode of the Ben Armstrong show on “The New American” channel, the host and his guest, Dr. Gina Loudon of “Dr. Gina Primetime” discuss how the vaccine is...
How Common are Neurological Symptoms in COVID-19 Positive Kids?
Headaches, altered mental status among hospitalized kids are found to be associated with COVID-19 virus according to a new study.
Recovered COVID patients less likely to get infected with delta
New research from California and New York showed that unvaccinated individuals who have been previously infected with the Wuhan coronavirus have better protection against the...
Canada's shortage of drivers worsens as federal vaccination mandates continue
Canada's vaccine mandate is now in effect, affecting Canadians and cross-border truckers coming into the country. Canadian truckers who are not fully vaccinated now have to...
Western Australia premier says vaccine passport mandates could last for YEARS
Western Australia Premier Mark McGowan declared that the state's vaccine passport mandates could last for years. He made this announcement following an expansion of WA's proof...
How to Predict Future Fertility in Children With Undescended Testis?
A new study's findings might be useful to prioritize the order of patients requiring surgery to move an undescended testis based on the predicted chance of infertility.
Real-time intestinal ultrasound images promote shared understanding in IBD...
According to a presenter at the Crohn's and Colitis Congress, point-of-care intestinal ultrasound in pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease eliminates intolerable...
Omicron may Cut Future Severity, Reveals Study
The new COVID-19 strain Omicron causes less severe illness and protects against the deadlier Delta variant, states a new study