Serial Neurologic Assessment in Pediatrics : A New Tool for Bedside Neurologic Assessment of Critically Ill Children*
OBJECTIVES: We developed a tool, Serial Neurologic Assessment in Pediatrics, to screen for neurologic changes in patients, including those who are intubated, are sedated...
4 hours ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine - 4 articles
Combining two medications doubles gout treatment success, study reveals
By combining two medications, researchers at Michigan Medicine optimized a therapy for people with gout, a condition that causes severe damage and disability if left untreated.
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Temporal trends in nutrition intake among older long-term care residents
The temporal trends in protein and other nutrient intakes among older long-term care residents have not been studied. The aim of this study was to explore the changes in...
9 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition
Nutritional Risk at Intensive Care Unit Admission and Outcomes in Survivors of Critical Illness
Risk factors for poor outcomes after critical illness are incompletely understood. While nutritional risk is associated with mortality in critically ill patients, its...
9 hours ago - Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
The Best Anti-Aging Prescription is Strength Training. Here's Why
Strength training is the key to a healthy life. Losing muscle mass and strength is what leads to frailty and disability in the latter decades of life. Strength training is one...
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What Your Disabled Friends Want You To Know About ‘Going Back To Normal' Post-Vaccine
Here are some basic steps you can take to help keep disabled neighbors and loved ones safe as the country opens back up.
3 days ago - The Huffington Post
Risk for permanent disability decreases in pediatric-onset MS as treatments improve
Risk for permanent disability in pediatric-onset MS decreased by 50% to 70% in an analysis of four diagnostic time points starting in 1993, likely due to improvements in...
4 days ago - Healio
Youngest children in class more likely to be diagnosed with learning disability
Children born in December are almost twice as likely to be diagnosed with a learning disorder as those born in January in school districts with a December 31 cut-off date. ADHD...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily
Publisher's Platform: Food Safety Suggestions to Expecting Moms from a Food Safety Lawyer
A few days ago, “Down Under” a.k.a. Australia, my friend, food safety guru, and for some strange reason, eater of raw shellfish, Dr. Julian Cox, was speaking about the risk of...
5 days ago - Food Safety - 3 articles
Study highlights mechanisms that explain the rise and fall in temporary disability rates
Working conditions, mass layoffs and other economy-related reasons could explain the rises and falls in temporary disability rates.
6 days ago - News Medical
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Use lessons learned from COVID-19 to lead your team through crises
ATLANTA - Take care of yourself, keep a positive attitude and lift your team so you are better prepared to lead in times of crisis, Ted McElroy, OD, said in a lecture here at...
Methodology for altering omega-3 EPA+DHA and omega-6 linoleic acid as...
Increasing dietary intake of n-3 EPA+DHA and lowering dietary n-6 LA is under investigation as a therapeutic diet for improving chronic pain syndromes as well as other health...
Sony's Top-Rated WH-1000XM4 Headphones Are On Sale for Its Cheapest Price Yet
Get your Father's Day gift shopping done early with this incredible deal.
The Workout J.D. Pardo Uses to Get Mayans M.C. Strong
After taking some time off to recuperate from injuries, Pardo hit the gym hard.
The Anxious History of Understanding Cortisol
How a mysterious World War II myth and the dogged tenacity of adrenal researchers led to our understanding of cortisol. Medscape Medical News
Gwyneth Paltrow's Comments About Eating Bread During Lockdown Are Peak...
For the families of nearly six-hundred-thousand Americans , the low point of pandemic lockdown was watching their loved one die from a novel virus while the worldwide...
SGIM Annual Meeting Focuses on Inclusivity
SGIM meeting Chair Rita Lee, MD, said she hoped that this year's event will allow attendees an opportunity to 'celebrate the incredible strengths and diverse voices of our...
Many Asian Americans never discussed racism at home. Now parents are...
“There's no way you can shield kids from the water that we swim in.”
Internal emails reveal WHO knew of sex abuse claims in Congo
When Shekinah was working as a nurse's aide in northeastern Congo in January 2019, she said, a World Health Organization doctor offered her a job investigating Ebola cases at...
A stoush over a fire study and a chilling glimpse of the future
A story about bushfires, the climate crisis, logging and contested science that shines a light on the very difficult climate choices we now face.