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Contact Events in Rugby Union Linked to Reduced Blood Flow to The Brain, Impacting Brain Function

Repetitive contact events incurred over a single season resulted in professional rugby union players having a reduced ability to regulate blood flow to the brain, which is ess...
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Antacids May Improve Blood Sugar Control In People With Diabetes

Antacids improved blood sugar control in people with diabetes but had no effect on reducing the risk of diabetes in the general population, according to a new meta-analysis pu...
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Potential Marker For Success of Immunotherapy in the Treatment of Lung Cancer

Lung cancer has the highest mortality rate of all cancers, and treatment options are extremely limited, especially for patients with oncogenic mutations in the KRAS gene. A gr...
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Missouri Nursing Homes Saved $32 Million By Reducing Avoidable Hospitalizations

Detecting illness early among nursing home residents not only improves patient health outcomes, but also reduces avoidable hospitalizations and saves the facilities money, acc...
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Study Links Sleep Apnea In Children To Increased Risk Of High Blood Pressure In Teen Years

Children with obstructive sleep apnea are nearly three times more likely to develop high blood pressure when they become teenagers than children who never experience sleep apn...
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Full-Dose Blood Thinners Reduce The Need For Organ Support In Moderately Ill Covid-19 Patients, But Not In Critically Ill Patients

A large clinical trial conducted worldwide shows that treating moderately ill hospitalized COVID-19 patients with a full-dose blood thinner reduced their need for organ suppor...
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People Who Manage Their Asthma Can Improve Their Chances Against Covid-19

To avoid severe COVID-19 outcomes, people with asthma should stay on top of the condition with control medication, a new USC study finds. Individuals with well-controlled as...
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First Long COVID Guidance Statement on Fatigue Released By American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) released the first in a series of peer-reviewed guidance statements to help physicians make clinical decisions con...
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American Nurses Association Supports Mandated COVID-19 Vaccinations for
Nurses and All Health Care Professionals

The American Nurses Association (ANA), representing the interests of the nation’s 4.2 million registered nurses, supports health care employers mandating nurses and all health...
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Guiding Principles for Work Shift Duration Published by American Academy of Sleep Medicine and Sleep Research Society

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and Sleep Research Society (SRS) have published evidence-based guiding principles to help employers determine optimal work shift ...
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Survey: Only One Quarter Of Nursing Homes Confident They Will Make It Through to Next Year

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes, assisted living communities, and other l...
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New ACR/SBI Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines Address Heightened Risk for LGBTQ Persons and Black Women

New American College of Radiology® (ACR®) and Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) breast cancer screening guidelines call for heightened screening attention for transgender indivi...
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Valvular Heart Disease: The Underestimated Risk Of A Common Disease

Hitherto, the development of valvular heart disease in patients with chronic heart failure has been underestimated and rarely treated. This is the finding of a study conducted...
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PFF Update on COVID-19 and Lung Fibrosis

Individuals who have been newly diagnosed with pulmonary fibrosis (PF) following SARS-CoV-2 infection should be informed on how a PF diagnosis is made and what is still unknow...
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Survey: 94 Percent Of Nursing Homes Face Staffing Shortages

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes and long term care facilities across the ...
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Scientists Discover A New Genetic Form Of ALS In Children

In a study of 11 medical-mystery patients, an international team of researchers led by scientists at the National Institutes of Health and the Uniformed Services University (U...
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Antidepressants May Improve Outcomes In People With Diabetes And Depression

People with diabetes and depression who take antidepressants may have a lower risk of death and of serious diabetes complications, according to a new study published in the En...
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‘Ghosted’ Long COVID Patients Validated by America’s Top Physicians in New Book

Doctors reveal the truth behind the terrible post-COVID epidemic now striking millions of parents and children Award-winning medical journalist Michael Bowker interviews phy...
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About Variants of the Virus that Causes COVID-19

Information about the characteristics of these variants is rapidly emerging. Scientists are working to learn more about how easily they spread, whether they could cause more s...
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UCI-Led Meta-Analysis Identifies Hypertension Medications That Help Ward Off Memory Loss

A large-scale meta-analysis led by University of California, Irvine researchers provides the strongest evidence yet of which blood pressure medications help slow memory loss i...
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Cedars-Sinai Uses Mock Patient Rooms to Test Hospital Design

Architects, Nurses, Physicians and Other Health Professionals Collaborate to Refine Design of Critical Rooms for New Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital. Cedars-Sinai archit...
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Composing Thoughts: Mental Handwriting Produces Brain Activity That Can Be Turned Into Text

NIH BRAIN Initiative-funded project could help people with paralysis to communicate. Scientists have developed a brain-computer interface (BCI) designed to restore the abilit...
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Important Updates to the 2021 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes Issued by American Diabetes Association Experts

The American Diabetes Association® (ADA) issued important updates to the 2021 Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes (Standards of Care), in annotations as the Living Standards...
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AAPM&R Applauds New CDC Guidance on Caring for Patients with Long COVID

The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) applauds the new interim guidance that was release Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevent...
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San Diego Physician Awarded Institute's 2021 Doris A. Howell Award

A palliative care physician, educator, and leader whose work has helped to expand access to pediatric palliative care for seriously ill children across the San Diego region ha...
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