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2014/11/26 20:50
2014/11/26 20:50
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Our smartphones are hurting our necks. What's more, our constant connectedness just might be stressing us out. So say two recent studies examining a pair of decidedly digital age problems: "text...
2014/11/26 20:50
2014/11/26 20:50
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2014/11/24 14:48
2014/11/24 14:48
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The human head weighs about a dozen pounds. But as the neck bends forward and down, the weight on the cervical spine begins to increase. At a 15-degree angle, this weight is about 27 pounds, at 30...
2014/11/21 20:02
2014/11/21 20:02
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Who is notguilty of this bad habit? Are you doing it right now? Many of us spend at least a few hours a day looking down at our smartphones, laptops and tablets. That means we’re putting about 30 to...
2014/11/21 08:08
2014/11/21 08:08
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Charles Safran, MD, FACMI, Chief of the Division of Clinical Informatics at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), has received the American College of Medical Informatics' 2014 Morris F....
2014/11/20 21:25
2014/11/20 21:25
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Photo by Courtesy of Dr. Kenneth K. Hansraj "Text neck," the posture formed by leaning over a cell phone while reading and texting, is a big problem, according to the author of a newly published...
2014/11/19 17:27
2014/11/19 17:27
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Institute/Center For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November. 19, 2014, 12:00 p.m. ET HHS and NIH take steps to enhance transparency of clinical trial results The U.S. Department of Health and Human...
2014/11/13 14:24
2014/11/13 14:24
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CORNING >> A boy who suffers from cystic fibrosis has a new skateboard ramp to glide on after having his wish granted on Veterans Day. A team of volunteers from The Home Depot and the regional...
2014/11/11 16:14
2014/11/11 16:14
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A new federal report says the clinic where Joan Rivers stopped breathing in August is responsible for several errors. It also confirms the rumor that a cellphone picture was taken of the iconic...
2014/11/09 12:25
2014/11/09 12:25
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It's the biggest Ebola song yet. Just as stars like Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder came together in 1985 to sing "We Are the World" and raise money for Ethiopian famine relief, 12 acclaimed...
2014/11/07 16:51
2014/11/07 16:51
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... Statesman for Medicine and Computers,’ NIH’s Lindberg to Retire in 2015 Don Lindberg, who has been the director of the National Library of Medicine for more than 30 years, plans to retire in...
2014/11/06 16:03
2014/11/06 16:03
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The recent book The Sick Rose: Disease and the Art of Medical Illustrationis not to be leafed through lightly. The volume reproduces 19th-century images from the Wellcome Library’s collection of...
2014/11/05 13:15
2014/11/05 13:15
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A new exhibit at Daly House Museum melds the themes of mental health, women’s rights and literature. From now until Nov. 29, the museum will be featuring the Charlotte Perkins Gilman exhibit entitled...
2014/11/02 12:44
2014/11/02 12:44
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... A joint program between the University of Washington's School of Public Health and Public Health Seattle and King County is preparing to deploy software to better track disease outbreaks,...
2014/11/01 23:43
2014/11/01 23:43
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The rural municipality of Hanover, Manitoba, has prohibited alcohol sales for more than a century — or at least that’s what everyone in the community believed as recently as 2006, when the last...
2014/10/31 06:06
2014/10/31 06:06
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Yves here. We’ve written about the pitfalls of electronic health records in the past. One of the surprising reactions is the “dazzled by technology” response of some readers. While there are problems...
2014/10/30 04:42
2014/10/30 04:42
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Eye of the Beholder • The Osiligi Maasai Warrior choir, from Kenya, in ornate, mystifying native costumes and uncalled-for headdresses, happened to be touring the U.K. this fall, coinciding with the...
2014/10/29 11:23
2014/10/29 11:23
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Gangrene, amputations and excisions: Haunting portraits of Civil War soldiers horrifically maimed on American battlefields Incredible series of portraits shows the soldiers maimed following battle...
2014/10/29 04:22
2014/10/29 04:22
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For those able, something so natural as walking is easy to take for granted. Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School senior cross country runner Caroline Beakes said she’d never paid much attention to her...
2014/10/27 15:23
2014/10/27 15:23
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At Cambridge-South Dorchester High in Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Kevin Beverly noticed that a good number of his classmates did not go on to college. Beverly was guided by his mother and brother, a...
2014/10/26 10:19
2014/10/26 10:19
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On a single day in December last year a nurse and doctor both overdosed on stolen pain medication in different areas of the sprawling University of Michigan Health System. Both were found in hospital...
2014/11/26 20:50
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