BeASteward: IDSA develops antimicrobial stewardship curriculum for ID fellows
Antibiotic overuse contributes to the growing problem of antibiotic resistance and the development of multidrug-resistant organisms, or MDROs. It is predicted that by 2050, 10...
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Conjoined twins who shared a stomach and liver are set for a 'better future' after being separated
Twin brothers Prince and Love, now 22 months, were separated by surgeons at Wadia Children's Hospital in Mumbai on December 12 2017 at just nine months old.
3 hours ago - Daily Mail
Althea and Samsung team up to benefit X-ray services for patients in Leicester
Althea has delivered state-of-the-art imaging systems to Leicester General Hospital, through their long-term vendor-independent managed service.
3 hours ago - News Medical
The Government Is Keeping Your Child's DNA
In the U.S., virtually all newborn babies have their heels pricked when they're between 24 and 48 hours old, typically before they leave the hospital. The purpose is to collect...
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Specialist-led hospital bereavement service may help restrain legal action after difficult deaths
Hospital bereavement services that are led by senior doctors and nurses and the person responsible for quality and safety may help to curb patient complaints and legal action...
7 hours ago - News Medical
Former nurse died after hospital gave her overdose of painkillers
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board have admitted failings in Betty Humphries' care
8 hours ago - Wales online
The Effect of Superstition on Health: Evidence from the Taiwanese Ghost Month - by Martin Halla, Chia-Lun Liu, Jin-Tan Liu
Superstition is a widespread phenomenon. We empirically examine its impact on health-related behavior and health outcomes. We study the case of the Taiwanese Ghost Month...
9 hours ago - National Bureau of Economic Research
Health secretary to meet NHS bosses over hospital pigeon infection
Jeane Freeman will meet health bosses to discuss two deaths at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.
11 hours ago - BBC
Better than conventional therapies: Moxibustion helps remedy insomnia
Moxibustion is a form of heat therapy using traditional Chinese medicine that could be a great alternative to prescription medication for people suffering from insomnia...
12 hours ago - Natural News
Prognostic value of the oxygenation index to predict survival and timing of surgery in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia
To compare the mean oxygenation index on day1 with the best OI on day1 in predicting 30-day mortality in congenital diaphragmatic hernia. In addition, to determine whether...
13 hours ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
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Body Size Can Influence Longevity in Women
Body size and build, i.e. height and weight has been found to affect the lifespan of women more than men. Taller and less heavy women at 20 years are more likely to live up to...
You do NOT need to leave two hours between dinner and bedtime
Avoiding eating a supper-time meal or snacking shortly before going to bed has been understood to be better for long term health. But Japanese researchers have now debunked the...
Novel Study Offers Hope for Eradication of Malaria
New study suggests that novel strategies are required to eradicate malaria completely.
Youthful Cognitive Ability Can Predict Your Future Mental Health
Youthful cognitive ability which involves a set of thinking skills such as reasoning, memory, and perception can strongly predict mental capacity in later life, reveals a new...
Research Sheds Light on Spinal Cord Injuries
Scientists have discovered how a natural immune system response may contribute to additional spinal injury.
Our Genes Influence Fat Distribution in Our Bodies
The storage of fat around the trunk or other parts of the body is highly influenced by the genes, the effect which is largely seen in women than in men.
Journo-terrorism: Democrat-aligned media promoted the endangerment of...
Over the weekend the “mainstream media” which, in the age of POTUS Trump, has so obviously become little more than a propaganda organ for the Democratic Left, slipped back into...
Rubbing your elbow or toe after you bang them may really help
The advantage of this may be that rubbing your own arm or stubbed toe shuts down the brain's response to touch, so that pain does not register either, say researchers at...
Blood test could detect the onset of dementia decades before symptoms are...
A new study from Washington University has found increased levels of a protein called neurofilament light chain in the blood match the speed at which the brain loses neurons...
'Major step forward' for millions of osteoarthritis patients as study...
Team led by scientists in Cambridge analysed the genomes of over 447,000 people. The research has doubled the known number of genes linked to osteoarthritis.