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Business Insider
5 doctors share their stories of medical emergencies at 30,000 feetfaint or becomes anxious. Others are life-threatening, like a heart attack or
5 doctors share their stories of medical emergencies at 30,000 feet
Business Insider / Posted 9 hours ago
faint or becomes anxious. Others are life-threatening, like a heart attack or difficulty breathing. An article in the New England Journal of Medicine offered doctors and other health care professionals advice for handling a variety of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Temporary blindness tied to smartphone use in the darkphenomenon. The solution: make sure to use both eyes when looking at your smar
Temporary blindness tied to smartphone use in the dark
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
phenomenon. The solution: make sure to use both eyes when looking at your smartphone screen in the dark. In Thursday’s New England Journal of Medicine, doctors detailed the cases of the two women, ages 22 and 40, who experienced “transient... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Zika virus may not cause microcephalywith no reported infections of 2-in-10,000 births gives exactly four cases, res
Zika virus may not cause microcephaly
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 16 hours ago
with no reported infections of 2-in-10,000 births gives exactly four cases, researchers said. The study published in the New England Journal of Medicine also noted that until April 28 there has been a total of about 50 microcephaly cases in... Read more
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The Financial Express
Zika virus may not cause microcephalywith no reported infections of 2-in-10,000 births gives exactly four cases, res
Zika virus may not cause microcephaly
The Financial Express / Posted 17 hours ago
with no reported infections of 2-in-10,000 births gives exactly four cases, researchers said. The study published in the New England Journal of Medicine also noted that until April 28 there has been a total of about 50 microcephaly cases in... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
High-tech scans may spare cancer patients chemo side effectsapproach, along with a reduction in the need for radiotherapy, should substanti
High-tech scans may spare cancer patients chemo side effects
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
approach, along with a reduction in the need for radiotherapy, should substantially reduce damage to healthy tissues and the risk of second cancers caused by treatments," he added. The findings were published in the New England Journal of Medi... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Critics: Rankings unfair to doctors, misleading to patientsupon are derived using a too-small sample size of 30 cases, known as treatment
Critics: Rankings unfair to doctors, misleading to patients
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
upon are derived using a too-small sample size of 30 cases, known as treatment episodes. In a 2010 study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, Mehrotra, the Harvard researcher, and his colleagues found that even when doctors were... Read more
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Business Standard India
Zika virus may not cause microcephalywith no reported infections of 2-in-10,000 births gives exactly four cases, res
Zika virus may not cause microcephaly
Business Standard India / Posted 19 hours ago
with no reported infections of 2-in-10,000 births gives exactly four cases, researchers said. The study published in the New England Journal of Medicine also noted that until April 28 there has been a total of about 50 microcephaly cases in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Temporary blindness tied to smartphone use in darkthe phenomenon. The solution: Make sure to use both eyes when looking at your s
Temporary blindness tied to smartphone use in dark
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
the phenomenon. The solution: Make sure to use both eyes when looking at your smartphone screen in the dark. In Thursday’s New England Journal of Medicine, doctors detailed the cases of the two women, ages 22 and 40, who experienced “transient... Read more
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dna
Zika virus may not cause microcephaly, claims new studywith no reported infections of 2-in-10,000 births gives exactly four cases, res
Zika virus may not cause microcephaly, claims new study
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
with no reported infections of 2-in-10,000 births gives exactly four cases, researchers said. The study published in the New England Journal of Medicine also noted that until April 28 there has been a total of about 50 microcephaly cases in... Read more
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New Kerala
Zika virus may not cause microcephaly: newkerala.com #82017light of this evidence, the cause of microcephaly in Brazil should be reconside
Zika virus may not cause microcephaly: newkerala.com #82017
New Kerala / Posted 20 hours ago
light of this evidence, the cause of microcephaly in Brazil should be reconsidered, said the paper published in the New England Journal of Medicine. An alternative cause of microcephaly in Brazil could be the pesticide pyriproxyfen, which... Read more
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The Hindu
Drug resistance: A dent in the anti-malaria armourthe spread of artemisinin resistance across the world could be mapped. A study
Drug resistance: A dent in the anti-malaria armour
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
the spread of artemisinin resistance across the world could be mapped. A study published on June 23, 2016 in The New England Journal of Medicine has done precisely this and the results are quite positive. The K-13 mutations are still... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Federal government continues to ban valid scientific research on medicinal use of Cannabis sativabenefits and negative side effects, if any," Vigil and Stith said. What physic
Federal government continues to ban valid scientific research on medicinal use of Cannabis sativa
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
benefits and negative side effects, if any," Vigil and Stith said. What physicians think A recent poll conducted by the New England Journal of Medicine showed the vast majority of physicians in the U.S. believe that medical Cannabis is a safe... Read more
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MedCity News
FluMist was preferred alternative to injectable flu vaccines for kids but CDC changed its mind. What happened?of flu cases among children who received the nasal spray compared with those wh
FluMist was preferred alternative to injectable flu vaccines for kids but CDC changed its mind. What happened?
MedCity News / Posted yesterday
of flu cases among children who received the nasal spray compared with those who got the shot. Results were reported in the New England Journal of Medicine in 2007. Three months after it made the recommendation, however, the CDC received some... Read more
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The Irish Times
#COYBIG health check: Is watching football good for you?between stressful events and heart attacks is well documented, including in the
#COYBIG health check: Is watching football good for you?
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
between stressful events and heart attacks is well documented, including in the context of the football. A study in the New England Journal of Medicine conducted in the Munich area during the 2006 World Cup found that viewing “a stressful soccer... Read more
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Boston Globe
This man's experience is a cautionary tale of ‘stem cell tourism’do not know how to stop the tumor from growing. The doctors wrote about his ca
This man's experience is a cautionary tale of ‘stem cell tourism’
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
do not know how to stop the tumor from growing. The doctors wrote about his case in a letter published on Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine. Experts who have written articles in medical and scientific journals bemoaning “stem cell... Read more
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The Financial Express
High-tech scans may spare cancer patients chemotherapy side effectsapproach, along with a reduction in the need for radiotherapy, should substanti
High-tech scans may spare cancer patients chemotherapy side effects
The Financial Express / Posted yesterday
approach, along with a reduction in the need for radiotherapy, should substantially reduce damage to healthy tissues and the risk of second cancers caused by treatments,” he added. The findings were published in the New England Journal of Medi... Read more
3 related stories
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dna
High-tech scans may spare cancer patients chemotherapy side effectsapproach, along with a reduction in the need for radiotherapy, should substanti
High-tech scans may spare cancer patients chemotherapy side effects
dna / Posted yesterday
approach, along with a reduction in the need for radiotherapy, should substantially reduce damage to healthy tissues and the risk of second cancers caused by treatments," he added. The findings were published in the New England Journal of Med... Read more
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New Kerala
High-tech scans could spare cancer patients from intensive chemotherapy - newkerala.com #81568while sparing everyone else the severe side effects such as infertility," Johns
High-tech scans could spare cancer patients from intensive chemotherapy - newkerala.com #81568
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
while sparing everyone else the severe side effects such as infertility," Johnson said in the study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. "This approach, along with a reduction in the need for radiotherapy, should substantially... Read more
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Japan Today
Temporary blindness tied to smartphone use in dark ‹ Japan Todayunusual phenomenon. The solution: Make sure to use both eyes when looking at y
Temporary blindness tied to smartphone use in dark ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
unusual phenomenon. The solution: Make sure to use both eyes when looking at your smartphone screen in the dark. In the New England Journal of Medicine, doctors detailed the cases of the two women, ages 22 and 40, who experienced “transient... Read more
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Daily Record
Temporary blindness tied to smartphone use in darkphenomenon. The solution: Make sure to use both eyes when looking at your smar
Temporary blindness tied to smartphone use in dark
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
phenomenon. The solution: Make sure to use both eyes when looking at your smartphone screen in the dark. In Thursday’s New England Journal of Medicine, doctors detailed the cases of the two women, ages 22 and 40, who experienced “transient... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Abortion Pill Requests Spike In Zika Outbreak Countrieshad outbreaks of Zika virus, which has been shown to cause severe birth defects
Abortion Pill Requests Spike In Zika Outbreak Countries
CBS Baltimore / Posted 2 days ago
had outbreaks of Zika virus, which has been shown to cause severe birth defects. The study, published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine, does not address how many abortions actually occurred in those countries. But it gives an... Read more
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Daily Mail
How gonorrhea is becoming untreatablethe dose, the unidentified man finally became clear of the infection - three mo
How gonorrhea is becoming untreatable
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the dose, the unidentified man finally became clear of the infection - three months later. The case was reported in the New England Journal of Medicine. Experts at Public Health England (PHE) warned it was a clear case of 'treatment failure'... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Study Claims The Zika Virus Increased Demand For Abortion Pillspill has increased in several Latin American countries where citizens are curre
Study Claims The Zika Virus Increased Demand For Abortion Pills
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 2 days ago
pill has increased in several Latin American countries where citizens are currently suffering from the Zika virus, says the New England Journal of Medicine. In their latest study conducted with Women on Web, a non-profit organization that provides... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at nightfrequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors d
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at night
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors detailed the case in a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday where they looked at the two women, ages 22 and 40 at the time, and how they... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at nightfrequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors d
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at night
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors detailed the case in a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday where they looked at the two women, ages 22 and 40 at the time, and how they... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at nightfrequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors d
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at night
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors detailed the case in a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday where they looked at the two women, ages 22 and 40 at the time, and how they... Read more
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dna
Can checking your smartphone in the dark make you blind?in the dark while laying sideways on your bed can be really bad for your eyesig
Can checking your smartphone in the dark make you blind?
dna / Posted 2 days ago
in the dark while laying sideways on your bed can be really bad for your eyesight. The Independent reported a case from the New England Journal of Medicine where two women with such habits went temporarily blind. Two women, aged 22 and 40... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
KARMA study confirms resistance to anti-malarial drugs confined to Southeast Asiaincluding 13 members of the Institut Pasteur International Network. The finding
KARMA study confirms resistance to anti-malarial drugs confined to Southeast Asia
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
including 13 members of the Institut Pasteur International Network. The findings were published on the 22nd of June in the New England Journal of Medicine. Since 2008, the emergence in Cambodia of Plasmodium falciparum strains resistant to... Read more
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ajc.com
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors d
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors detailed the case in a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday where they looked at the two women, ages 22 and 40 at the time, and how they... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors d
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors detailed the case in a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday where they looked at the two women, ages 22 and 40 at the time, and how they... Read more
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New York Post
Using your iPhone in bed can make you go temporarily blindphenomenon. The solution: Make sure to use both eyes when looking at your smar
Using your iPhone in bed can make you go temporarily blind
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
phenomenon. The solution: Make sure to use both eyes when looking at your smartphone screen in the dark. In Thursday’s New England Journal of Medicine, doctors detailed the cases of the two women, ages 22 and 40, who experienced “transient... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors d
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors detailed the case in a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday where they looked at the two women, ages 22 and 40 at the time, and how they... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors d
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors detailed the case in a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday where they looked at the two women, ages 22 and 40 at the time, and how they... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors d
2 women suffer blindness spells after checking smartphones at...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
frequently checked their phones while lying on their sides at night. Doctors detailed the case in a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday where they looked at the two women, ages 22 and 40 at the time, and how they... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Warning: Checking Smartphone Can Cause BlindnessLooking at your smartphone while lying in bed at night could wreak havoc on you
Warning: Checking Smartphone Can Cause Blindness
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 2 days ago
Looking at your smartphone while lying in bed at night could wreak havoc on your vision. According to a story in the New England Journal of Medicine, two women went temporarily blind from constantly checking their phones in the dark. The... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Genetic testing worthwhile in sudden cardiac deathfor sudden cardiac death in children and young adults, shows a population-based
Genetic testing worthwhile in sudden cardiac death
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
for sudden cardiac death in children and young adults, shows a population-based study. The research, which appears in The New England Journal of Medicine, covers all 490 sudden cardiac deaths in people aged 1-35 years in Australia and New Zealand... Read more
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WA Today
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a g
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could support the conclusion that smartphone use before bed could lead to temporary... Read more
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Canberra Times
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a g
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could support the conclusion that smartphone use before bed could lead to temporary... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a g
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could support the conclusion that smartphone use before bed could lead to temporary... Read more
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The Age
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?one eye open at night could lead to temporary blindness. Photo: Getty Images I
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
one eye open at night could lead to temporary blindness. Photo: Getty Images In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?one eye open at night could lead to temporary blindness. Photo: Getty Images I
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
one eye open at night could lead to temporary blindness. Photo: Getty Images In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could... Read more
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examiner.com
A sad story from stem cell tourismfrom his bed to a wheelchair, and his doctors do not know how to stop the tumor
A sad story from stem cell tourism
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
from his bed to a wheelchair, and his doctors do not know how to stop the tumor from growing." A June 22 letter in the New England Journal of Medicine from Gass's treatment team states, quite soberly, "The unregulated commercial stem-cell... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could... Read more
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The Young Witness
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could... Read more
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Western Advocate
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could... Read more
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Manning River Times
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a
Does late-night smartphone use cause temporary blindness the next morning?
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
time can affect sight after two women presented with similar conditions. In a letter to the editor published in the New England Journal of Medicine, a group of London opthalmologists have outlined the results of a study which they say could... Read more
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Raw Story
Zika’s spread through South America fuels abortion rates: researchersWhere Zika Goes, Abortion Rates Grow New research published Wednesday in the N
Zika’s spread through South America fuels abortion rates: researchers
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
Where Zika Goes, Abortion Rates Grow New research published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests that wherever warnings of Zika pop up, an increase in abortions will soon follow. Amid warnings that the mosquito-borne virus may... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Gazing at your device in dark may cause 'smartphone blindness'in the eye which - a moment ago - was viewing the smartphone normally," researc
Gazing at your device in dark may cause 'smartphone blindness'
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
in the eye which - a moment ago - was viewing the smartphone normally," researchers wrote in a report published in the New England Journal of Medicine. In an experiment, the patients were asked look at their phone with both eyes, and also with... Read more
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