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Medical News Today
Respiratory Acidosis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatmentthrough a face mask. In more severe conditions, breathing is mechanically assi
Respiratory Acidosis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment
Medical News Today / Posted 14 hours ago
through a face mask. In more severe conditions, breathing is mechanically assisted through a tube inserted into the airway. Avoiding respiratory acidosis Respiratory acidosis is avoided by maintaining healthy respiratory function. Long-term... Read more
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The Border Mail
Simple tips that could save your pet’s lifeyour pet warm and quiet, keeping movement to a minimum, and for you to stay cal
Simple tips that could save your pet’s life
The Border Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
your pet warm and quiet, keeping movement to a minimum, and for you to stay calm. Hit by car: Ensure your pet has a clear airway, but DO NOT insert your hand into your pet’s mouth, especially if conscious. Cover wounds with suitable bandage... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
UAE insurer ignores critical Zim boy, 2and sub-costal retractions." Doctors discovered the newborn was suffering from
UAE insurer ignores critical Zim boy, 2
New Zimbabwe / Posted 21 hours ago
and sub-costal retractions." Doctors discovered the newborn was suffering from a double aortic arch, which causes severe airway obstruction, vascular ring and respiratory failure. Thus, the newborn underwent a double aortic arch repair just days... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Virus in the air: Bengaluru just can’t stop coughingmany cases of viral bronchitis. Basically because of the infection, the immune
Virus in the air: Bengaluru just can’t stop coughing
Decclan Chronicle / Posted yesterday
many cases of viral bronchitis. Basically because of the infection, the immune system gets activated and the lungs and airways become hypersensitive to pollutants,” informs Dr Shankar Prasad, Medical Director, St Philomena's Hospital. “Another... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
NY lab to join in federally funded child health studiesresearch projects. According to the institute, children's health can be affect
NY lab to join in federally funded child health studies
WBNG Binghamton / Posted yesterday
research projects. According to the institute, children's health can be affected by air pollution and chemical exposure, stress, diet, sleep and other factors. Research areas include airway, brain and nervous system development... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The ABCs of postnasal dripus want to constantly clear our throat. Often, it also triggers a cough—that is
The ABCs of postnasal drip
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
us want to constantly clear our throat. Often, it also triggers a cough—that is why the condition is also called upper airway cough syndrome (UACS). In fact, postnasal drip is one of the most common causes of chronic cough. Excess mucus running... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man died after choking incident in nursing home dining room, inquest hears.right and ran to Mr Cunningham. Concerned by his colour, she shouted for help.
Man died after choking incident in nursing home dining room, inquest hears.
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
right and ran to Mr Cunningham. Concerned by his colour, she shouted for help. “I asked for a glove in order to clear his airway and to call a nurse,” Sr Connor said. Helen Jones, who was clinical nurse manager at the time, performed the Heimlich... Read more
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Providence Business News
Memorial, Women & Infants to receive $11.1M to study health, development of childrenthat NIH awarded to Hasbro Children’s Hospital last week. Hasbro will focus on
Memorial, Women & Infants to receive $11.1M to study health, development of children
Providence Business News / Posted yesterday
that NIH awarded to Hasbro Children’s Hospital last week. Hasbro will focus on these pediatric outcomes: upper and lower airway; obesity; pre-, peri- and post-natal outcomes and neurodevelopment. Dr. Phyllis Dennery, pediatrician-in-chief at... Read more
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BikeRadar
How to measure changes in your cycling fitnessbefore embarking on such activity. And those who have high blood pressure, suff
How to measure changes in your cycling fitness
BikeRadar / Posted yesterday
before embarking on such activity. And those who have high blood pressure, suffer from heart and/or vascular disease or airway restriction diseases such as bronchitis should not attempt such efforts. If in any doubt, consult a suitably qualified... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Approval of PD-1 inhibitor scratches surface of potential immunotherapies in recurrent HNSCCthe response rate was about 18%. For patients who are symptomatic, have bulky d
Approval of PD-1 inhibitor scratches surface of potential immunotherapies in recurrent HNSCC
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
the response rate was about 18%. For patients who are symptomatic, have bulky disease in the neck, and are at risk with the airway or at risk for bleeding, an 18% response rate isn't really that high. The [idea] of whether or not adding... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NY lab to join in federally funded child health studiesresearch projects. According to the institute, children's health can be affect
NY lab to join in federally funded child health studies
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
research projects. According to the institute, children's health can be affected by air pollution and chemical exposure, stress, diet, sleep and other factors. Research areas include airway, brain and nervous system development... Read more
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Thame Gazette
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoidSicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface o
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoid
Thame Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Sicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface of the eyes and infections. Brachycephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome: Difficulties breathing due to short-nose shapes. Knock-on effects can cause chronic discomfort... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoidSicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface o
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoid
Aylesbury Today / Posted 2 days ago
Sicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface of the eyes and infections. Brachycephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome: Difficulties breathing due to short-nose shapes. Knock-on effects can cause chronic discomfort... Read more
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Luton Today
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoidSicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface o
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoid
Luton Today / Posted 2 days ago
Sicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface of the eyes and infections. Brachycephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome: Difficulties breathing due to short-nose shapes. Knock-on effects can cause chronic discomfort... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoidSicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface o
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoid
Banbury Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
Sicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface of the eyes and infections. Brachycephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome: Difficulties breathing due to short-nose shapes. Knock-on effects can cause chronic discomfort... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Almanac: clubs, meetingsFor information, 203-622-6460. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 6-8 p.m. $65
Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
For information, 203-622-6460. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 6-8 p.m. $65. Single session course includes obstructed airway instruction and meets American Heart Association standards. Suggested for lay rescuers including parents, caregivers... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Lewisboro
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corpsincluding syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narc
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corps
The Daily Voice - Lewisboro / Posted 3 days ago
including syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narcan for drug overdoses, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) masks, an automated defibrillator, a Lucas Device for automated chest compressions, and communications... Read more
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The Daily Voice - North Salem
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corpsincluding syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narc
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corps
The Daily Voice - North Salem / Posted 3 days ago
including syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narcan for drug overdoses, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) masks, an automated defibrillator, a Lucas Device for automated chest compressions, and communications... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corpsincluding syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narc
Rapid Response 'Fly Car' Donated To Lewisboro Volunteer Ambulance Corps
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 3 days ago
including syringe epinephrine (a significant cost reduction from EpiPens), Narcan for drug overdoses, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) masks, an automated defibrillator, a Lucas Device for automated chest compressions, and communications... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Brits Bash Pugs, American Dog Lovers Respondpros and cons, and flat-faced canines do come with flaws. Goldstein allowed th
Brits Bash Pugs, American Dog Lovers Respond
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
pros and cons, and flat-faced canines do come with flaws. Goldstein allowed that brachycephalic dogs are more prone to airway and back problems, and sometimes suffer from skin damage, like many breeds. According to Julie Legred, executive... Read more
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walesonline
Little Rowan choked on a piece of carrot and spent four days in intensive carethe family for details as I was setting out my kit, because it was immediately
Little Rowan choked on a piece of carrot and spent four days in intensive care
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
the family for details as I was setting out my kit, because it was immediately clear that poor Rowan was in trouble. “His airway was compromised and his face was going blue. I tilted his head backwards to open the airway and gave him... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Almost one in three UK horses lame, survey findslaminitis) (26.1%), laminitis (6.8%), sweet itch (6.8%), mud fever (6.8%) and e
Almost one in three UK horses lame, survey finds
Horse and Hound / Posted 3 days ago
laminitis) (26.1%), laminitis (6.8%), sweet itch (6.8%), mud fever (6.8%) and equine cushings (PPID, 6.6%). Other common syndromes were recurrent airway obstruction (5.6%), back problems (5.5%), sarcoids (5.1%), wounds (3%) and medical colic (2.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Almanac: clubs, meetingsFor information, 203-622-6460. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 6-8 p.m. $65
Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
For information, 203-622-6460. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 6-8 p.m. $65. Single session course includes obstructed airway instruction and meets American Heart Association standards. Suggested for lay rescuers including parents, caregivers... Read more
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East Bay Express
City of Berkeley Seeks Dismissal of Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Kayla Moore Casehappened to Kayla Moore the night she died, including whether officers' attempt
City of Berkeley Seeks Dismissal of Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Kayla Moore Case
East Bay Express / Posted 3 days ago
happened to Kayla Moore the night she died, including whether officers' attempts to restrain Moore may have cut off her airway or aggravated an underlying heart condition. Though the city has alleged Moore illegally resisted arrest, and that... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Brits Bash Pugs, American Dog Lovers Respondpros and cons, and flat-faced canines do come with flaws. Goldstein allowed th
Brits Bash Pugs, American Dog Lovers Respond
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
pros and cons, and flat-faced canines do come with flaws. Goldstein allowed that brachycephalic dogs are more prone to airway and back problems, and sometimes suffer from skin damage, like many breeds. According to Julie Legred, executive... Read more
3 related stories
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Greenwich Time
The Almanac: clubs, meetingsFor information, 203-622-6460. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 6-8 p.m. $65
The Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
For information, 203-622-6460. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 6-8 p.m. $65. Single session course includes obstructed airway instruction and meets American Heart Association standards. Suggested for lay rescuers including parents, caregivers... Read more
16 related stories
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NBC Miami
Brits Bash Pugs, American Dog Lovers Respondpros and cons, and flat-faced canines do come with flaws. Goldstein allowed th
Brits Bash Pugs, American Dog Lovers Respond
NBC Miami / Posted 4 days ago
pros and cons, and flat-faced canines do come with flaws. Goldstein allowed that brachycephalic dogs are more prone to airway and back problems, and sometimes suffer from skin damage, like many breeds. According to Julie Legred, executive... Read more
3 related stories
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NBC Connecticut
Brits Bash Pugs, American Dog Lovers Respondpros and cons, and flat-faced canines do come with flaws. Goldstein allowed th
Brits Bash Pugs, American Dog Lovers Respond
NBC Connecticut / Posted 4 days ago
pros and cons, and flat-faced canines do come with flaws. Goldstein allowed that brachycephalic dogs are more prone to airway and back problems, and sometimes suffer from skin damage, like many breeds. According to Julie Legred, executive... Read more
3 related stories
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FOX News
Too Little Sleep, Or Too Much, Linked To Risk Of Heart Diseasepauses in breathing, which can last seconds to minutes, per hour of sleep. Thes
Too Little Sleep, Or Too Much, Linked To Risk Of Heart Disease
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
pauses in breathing, which can last seconds to minutes, per hour of sleep. These pauses are most commonly due to a narrowed airway. Often, these sleep issues are tied to two other health problems: diabetes and obesity. Some studies have found sleep... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
Toxins from Food Mold Weaken Airways' Defenses to Cause More DamagePHILADELPHIA—Toxins from mold found growing on nuts or corn can weaken the airw
Toxins from Food Mold Weaken Airways' Defenses to Cause More Damage
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 4 days ago
PHILADELPHIA—Toxins from mold found growing on nuts or corn can weaken the airways’ self-clearing mechanisms and immunity, opening the door for respiratory diseases and exacerbating existing ones, suggests a study in Nature Scientific Reports... Read more
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The Chronicle
A culture of alcohol expectationto vomit, my fellow EMT and I lifted and tilted the backboard, doing our best t
A culture of alcohol expectation
The Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
to vomit, my fellow EMT and I lifted and tilted the backboard, doing our best to direct the stream away from the patient’s airway. Under the unforgiving fluorescent lights, the back of the ambulance was filled with mixed scents of vomit, sweat,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
The Heimlich ManeuverStaller recommends five to ten thrusts at a time. Treating each one as an indep
The Heimlich Maneuver
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
Staller recommends five to ten thrusts at a time. Treating each one as an independent effort to clear the airway. Basically you’re taking air that is in their lungs and forcing it to be expelled at a high rate of speed and high... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
100 gallons of diesel spilled in Spokane Co. collisionAIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. – One hundred gallons of diesel spilled on Highway 2 and
100 gallons of diesel spilled in Spokane Co. collision
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 days ago
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. – One hundred gallons of diesel spilled on Highway 2 and Russel Road after a vehicle and semi-truck collided, according to the Washington State Patrol. One road is open while crews work to clean up the area. No one was injured... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
100 gallons of diesel spilled in Spokane Co. collisionAIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. – One hundred gallons of diesel spilled on Highway 2 and
100 gallons of diesel spilled in Spokane Co. collision
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. – One hundred gallons of diesel spilled on Highway 2 and Russel Road after a vehicle and semi-truck collided, according to the Washington State Patrol. One road is open while crews work to clean up the area. No one was injured... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Kids Health Fair and Fitness Dayused in e-cigarettes can increase the toxicity of the vapor that users inhale,
Kids Health Fair and Fitness Day
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 4 days ago
used in e-cigarettes can increase the toxicity of the vapor that users inhale, a new laboratory study done with airway cells shows. Flavorings used in e-cigarettes can increase the toxicity of the vapor that users inhale, a new... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Flavorings boost toxicity of e-cigarettes in lab studyFlavorings used in e-cigarettes can increase the toxicity of the vapor that use
Flavorings boost toxicity of e-cigarettes in lab study
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 5 days ago
Flavorings used in e-cigarettes can increase the toxicity of the vapor that users inhale, a new laboratory study done with airway cells shows. E-cigarette vapor also becomes even more toxic if users boost their devices by increasing the battery... Read more
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Greenwich Time
The Almanac: clubs, meetingsinformation, 1-800-344-2666. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 9-11 a.m. $65.
The Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
information, 1-800-344-2666. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 9-11 a.m. $65. Single session course includes obstructed airway instruction and meets American Heart Association standards. Suggested for lay rescuers including parents, caregivers... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
DCRI named coordinating center for research initiative on child healththat may influence health outcomes around the time of birth as well as into lat
DCRI named coordinating center for research initiative on child health
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
that may influence health outcomes around the time of birth as well as into later childhood and adolescence, including: •airway diseases such as allergies and asthma •obesity and nutrition •pregnancy and child birth •brain and behavioral... Read more
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The Daily Californian
3 years after Kayla Moore's in-custody death, protesters gather for vigil, marchMoore was no longer breathing and had no pulse. The report states that officers
3 years after Kayla Moore's in-custody death, protesters gather for vigil, march
The Daily Californian / Posted 5 days ago
Moore was no longer breathing and had no pulse. The report states that officers then began chest compressions, kept Moore’s airway open and called for a CPR mask. Furthermore, the report found that BPD Officer Gwendolyn Brown violated Training and... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
California teenager honored for saving little boy’s lifeher 4-year-old son, Josh, who had turned blue from choking on a piece of candy.
California teenager honored for saving little boy’s life
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
her 4-year-old son, Josh, who had turned blue from choking on a piece of candy. When the eighth-grader realized his airway was obstructed, she quickly used her fingers to pull the candy out. “I was nervous, to be honest, I really was,” the... Read more
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The North West Star
Six-year-old airlifted with campfire burns to face, mouth and throatofficers said the child suffered nine per cent partial thickness burns to the l
Six-year-old airlifted with campfire burns to face, mouth and throat
The North West Star / Posted 5 days ago
officers said the child suffered nine per cent partial thickness burns to the lower face and mouth, with his airway also mildly affected. The helicopter crew flew him to the Lady Cilento Children's Hospita... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Boy, 6, burnt after metho spilled on campfireofficers said the child suffered nine per cent partial thickness burns to the l
Boy, 6, burnt after metho spilled on campfire
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
officers said the child suffered nine per cent partial thickness burns to the lower face and mouth, with his airway also mildly affected. The helicopter crew flew him to the Lady Cilento Children's Hospita... Read more
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Daily Mail
Want YOUR child to eat well? Get them to feed themselves12 months). They were asked how often, if ever, their baby choked - meaning a
Want YOUR child to eat well? Get them to feed themselves
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
12 months). They were asked how often, if ever, their baby choked - meaning a full piece of food became lodged in their airway. Share this article They were also asked if the baby gagged - reacting to potential choking by pushing their tongue... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Almanac: clubs, meetingsinformation, 1-800-344-2666. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 9-11 a.m. $65.
Almanac: clubs, meetings
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
information, 1-800-344-2666. INFANT/CHILD CPR TRAINING SESSION: 9-11 a.m. $65. Single session course includes obstructed airway instruction and meets American Heart Association standards. Suggested for lay rescuers including parents, caregivers... Read more
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CBS News
California teenager honored for saving little boy's lifecarrying her 4-year-old son, Josh, who had turned blue from choking on a piece
California teenager honored for saving little boy's life
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
carrying her 4-year-old son, Josh, who had turned blue from choking on a piece of candy. When the 8th grader realized his airway was obstructed, she quickly used her fingers to pull the candy out. “I was nervous, to be honest, I really was,” the... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UofL researchers receive NIH funding to explore how environmental exposures influence health of childrenhealth outcomes around the time of birth as well as into later childhood and ad
UofL researchers receive NIH funding to explore how environmental exposures influence health of children
News-Medical-Net / Posted 6 days ago
health outcomes around the time of birth as well as into later childhood and adolescence, including upper and lower airway health and development, obesity and brain and nervous system development. "Every baby should have the best... Read more
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Mashable
Put down that pug: Vets urge people to stop buying flat-faced dogsfor the animals to breathe. Surgical procedures are often needed to remove obst
Put down that pug: Vets urge people to stop buying flat-faced dogs
Mashable / Posted 6 days ago
for the animals to breathe. Surgical procedures are often needed to remove obstructive tissues in order to clear the major airway passages. French bulldogs are one of several breeds known as brachycephalic dogs. Image: getty images / tom... Read more
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Spalding Today
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoidSicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface o
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoid
Spalding Today / Posted 6 days ago
Sicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface of the eyes and infections. Brachycephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome: Difficulties breathing due to short-nose shapes. Knock-on effects can cause chronic discomfort... Read more
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Horncastle Today
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoidSicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface o
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoid
Horncastle Today / Posted 6 days ago
Sicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface of the eyes and infections. Brachycephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome: Difficulties breathing due to short-nose shapes. Knock-on effects can cause chronic discomfort... Read more
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Louth Leader
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoidSicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface o
The breeds of dogs vets are urging owners to avoid
Louth Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Sicca: Failure of tear production, resulting in painful damage to the surface of the eyes and infections. Brachycephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome: Difficulties breathing due to short-nose shapes. Knock-on effects can cause chronic discomfort... Read more
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