A Learning Loop Model of Collaborative Decision Making in Chronic Illness
Shared decision-making is a core attribute of quality healthcare that has proved challenging to implement and assess in pediatric practice. Current models of shared...
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Paul Levy to Step Down after Transformative Decade as Chair of Medicine
During his 10 years as Charles A. Dewey Professor and chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center , Paul Levy, M.D., has guided his...
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U.S. Senate Leader Calls for Raising Minimum Age to Buy Tobacco Products to 21
U.S. Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell said on Thursday he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age for buying tobacco products, including vaping devices...
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Leftists infuriated over any image depicting the American flag. because they HATE America as founded
In the immediate aftermath of Sept. 11, 2001, Americans were nearly united in their desire to see those responsible for planning the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil in...
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Tips for planning a Disney cruise from a mom who just sailed with Captain Mickey
The magic of a Disney park without the crowds, lines and general anxiety levels? Yes, please.
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Insurance type impacts how adults are vaccinated
BALTIMORE - The type of insurance coverage that an adult has impacts how they are vaccinated, according to research presented at the National Foundation for Infectious...
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Mitch McConnell Wants to Raise Tobacco Purchasing Age From 18 to 21, Including for Vaping Devices
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he wants Congress to raise the minimum age for tobacco products, including vaping devices, to 21 from 18 nationwide, seeking to curb...
1 day ago - Time - 2 articles
McConnell proposes raising minimum age for buying tobacco
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he plans to introduce legislation to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 nationally
1 day ago - ABC News - 2 articles
Brain Stimulation Reverses Age-related Memory Loss: Study
Brain stimulation was found to target memory regions disrupted by age. Scientists are planning to test the technique on early-stage Alzheimer's patients.
1 day ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Anne Hathaway Explains Why She Won't Drink Until Her Kid Grows Up And Moves Out
Anne Hathaway is staying sober for a while - and morality has nothing to do with it Anne Hathaway made headlines earlier this year when, during an appearance on Ellen , she...
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Manage your cholesterol levels with Indian gooseberry
Researchers found another medicinal plant that can help lower your cholesterol and triglyceride levels: the Indian gooseberry , also known as amla. The researchers conducted a...
Elmo Taught Cersei And Tyrion A Little Something About Respect
Cersei and Tyrion got a very important lesson about getting along and respect courtesy of Sesame Street What's the one thing that could maybe, possibly broker peace between...
Eating apples and pears can reduce your risk of Type 2 diabetes
Type 2 diabetes is on the rise, but this chronic disease can be prevented with the help of dietary and lifestyle changes. A study published in the journal Food & Function...
Three Brooklyn parents who refuse to vaccinate their kids are summoned to court
The parents all live within the four Brooklyn ZIP codes that have been ordered in a 'state of emergency' to vaccinate everyone - children and adults - against measles to...
MORE blood pressure pills recalled over carcinogen fears
Last summer it emerged drugs made in China and India, and dispatched across the world were contaminated with carcinogens NMBA, NMDA, and NDEA.
Microbes in Diabetic Foot Ulcers Can Help Predict Treatment Success
Chronic wounds such as a diabetic foot ulcer heal or progresses to a worse outcome, including infection or even amputation, depending on the microbial communities within that...
Alerting Patients to Their Risk of Gum Disease Improves Inflammation and...
Signs of gum disease reduced in patients who adopted a simple psychological intervention, aided by the use of an online risk assessment tool.
Mechanism of Persistent Infection Caused by Hepatitis B Virus Identified
HBeAg induced expansion of Myeloid-derived suppressor cells through the upregulation of indoleamine-2, 3-dioxygenase plays a critical role in causing persistent hepatitis.
New Medicines for Obesity Basing on Genetic Variants
MC4R gene that codes for the melanocortin receptor act like a switch in the brain to suppress appetite. People who have genetic variants that disrupt this receptor gain weight...
Gene Profile Predicts Risk of Obesity at Birth
New scoring system basing on genetic profiles can help identify high-risk individuals for obesity. Physicians can recommend various ways to avoid potential health risks among them.