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Latest Long Term Care News

Luna On-Demand Physical Therapy Announces Groundbreaking Findings on the Efficacy of At-Home Care

First-of-its-kind research from Luna, the leader in on-demand outpatient physical therapy (PT) via in-person delivery, televisits, and in-app exercises, demonstrates that at-h...
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Detective work in the cell: Scientists uncover a new RNA-modifying enzyme

Scientists led by Javier Martinez from the Max Perutz Labs, a joint venture of the Medical University of Vienna and the University of Vienna, have identified a unique chemical...
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Effectiveness And Efficiency Of Targeted Intraoperative Single Dose Radiotherapy For Breast Cancer Patients Confirmed

The use of targeted intraoperative radiotherapy (TARGIT), as a single dose - with ZEISS INTRABEAM - directly after removal of a tumor, has been confirmed as non-inferior, when...
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Artificial Pancreas Can Prevent Dangerously Low Blood Sugar In People With T1D

A new artificial pancreas system can prevent hypoglycemia—episodes of dangerously low blood sugar—during and after heavy exercise in people with type 1 diabetes, according to ...
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Lung Cancer Trial Of RET Inhibitor Selpercatinib Achieves Durable Responses In Majority Of Patients With Ret Gene Fusions

For patients with non-small cell lung cancers (NSCLC) marked by RET gene fusions, the targeted therapy selpercatinib was well tolerated and achieved durable objective response...
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Anorexia May Stunt Young Women’s Growth

Girls with anorexia nervosa can have stunted growth and may not reach their full height potential, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Cli...
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British Start-Up Helping Children To Control Their Asthma Shortlisted For Abilitynet Tech4Good Awards 2020

British digital health start-up Clin-e-cal has been shortlisted for the AbilityNet Tech4Good Awards 2020 in the digital health category. Clin-e-cal has developed a free smartp...
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Antibiotics Associated with Increased Risk of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Antibiotics use, particularly antibiotics with greater spectrum of microbial coverage, may be associated with an increased risk of new-onset inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) a...
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Virologists Strongly Encourage Getting the Flu Vaccine This Year, Now More Important Than Ever

As the number of COVID cases tops 5 million in the United States and the potential for a dual influenza and COVID season this fall, virology experts with St. Jude Children’s R...
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Swallowing This Colonoscopy-Like Bacteria Grabber Could Reveal Secrets About Your Health

Your gut bacteria could say a lot about you, such as why you’re diabetic or how you respond to certain drugs. But scientists can see only so much of the gastrointestinal trac...
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American Academy of Nursing Designates Five Renowned Nurse Leaders as Living Legends

The American Academy of Nursing (Academy) will officially designate five incredible nurse leaders as Living Legends at the Academy’s Transforming Health, Driving Policy confer...
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Hackensack Meridian Health Observational Study Identifies Drug that Improves Survival in Sickest COVID-19 Patients

Researchers at Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey's largest and most comprehensive health network, have utilized its statewide observational database of more than 5,000 h...
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DMP: A New Community Platform for Diabetics

Recently, TLC Platforms Inc. launched a free app named DMP (Diabetes Management Platform) to bring together a diabetes community along with their support systems. Developed by...
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Hemophiliac Launches Biotechnology Company to Develop a Cure for Hemophilia

Fixx Pharmaceuticals Inc. is pleased to announce the upcoming launch of its biotechnology business operations in Las Vegas, Nevada and San Francisco, California. Fixx Pharmac...
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Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine Receives Prestigious American Hospital Association Award for Community Health Work

Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine is pleased to announce it has won the prestigious NOVA Award from the American Hospital Association – distinguishing it as just one of a...
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Burke Rehabilitation Hospital Chief Nursing Officer Honored by Crain’s New York Business as a Leader in Health Care

Burke Rehabilitation Hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Nursing Valerie Vermiglio-Kohn was named a “Notable in Health Care” by Crain’s New York Business. T...
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Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month Set to Celebrate PF Heroes

September marks Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month, presented by the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) to spread the word about pulmonary fibrosis (PF), a progressive, incur...
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Acute Exercise has Beneficial Effects on the Immune System during Prostate Cancer

New research published this week in Experimental Physiology found that in prostate cancer survivors, a moderate bout of exercise kept the cell count of certain type of immune ...
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Improving Lung Capacity Pre- and Post-COVID-19

Two Cedars-Sinai Respiratory Therapists Offer Insight Into the Toll of COVID-19 on the Lungs and How Non-Patients Can Improve Their Respiratory Health Once a patient recover...
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New Programs Help Cedars-Sinai Address the Needs of Growing Population of Older Adults

Shortly after COVID-19 was declared a pandemic, more than 450 older adults learned their weekly exercise classes offered through the Cedars-Sinai Geriatrics Program were on ho...
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Disability-Focused Entrepreneurs Achieve Amazon Kindle Best Seller Status In Eight Categories

Mai Ling Chan, speech-language pathologist, and 13 successful disability-related entrepreneurs achieved Amazon Kindle Best Seller status on the first day of availability in ei...
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UArizona Health Sciences Researcher Studies Statins for Stroke Therapy

Every year in the United States, about 800,000 people experience a stroke. Many are left with neurological complications such as paralysis on one side of the body, speech and ...
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Nurse Scientists to Study Preventive Care of Low-Income Seniors

People age 80 and older account for 19% of patients at Cedars-Sinai, a figure that is expected to increase in the coming years as the general U.S. population ages. The proport...
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State-By-State Breakdowns: COVID-19 Testing Positivity Rates Among The General Population & Percent Of Nursing Homes With Less Than One Week Supply Of PPE

Using data from Johns Hopkins University, the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) compiled a state-by-state breakdown of the p...
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Patients With Privacy Concerns Three Times As Likely To Withhold Details From Their Doctors

Have you ever kept information from a doctor or other health care provider because you were concerned about the privacy or security of your medical record? If so, new research...
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