Patients

Latest stories

5m
Orlando Sentinel
Medical marijuana war heads to next battlesay the amendment would lead to de facto legalization of the drug. Amendment 2,
Medical marijuana war heads to next battle
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 minutes ago
say the amendment would lead to de facto legalization of the drug. Amendment 2, as it will appear on the ballot, makes patients with "debilitating medical conditions" eligible – a vague term ripe for abuse, they say. "It's unlimited, so if you... Read more
7m
Bel Marra Health
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) 2016: Ice bucket challenge funds gene discovery, Parkinson’s disease, and BMIdifficulty in a patient’s life and further limiting one’s abilities. Pain in A
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) 2016: Ice bucket challenge funds gene discovery, Parkinson’s disease, and BMI
Bel Marra Health / Posted 7 minutes ago
difficulty in a patient’s life and further limiting one’s abilities. Pain in ALS is not a primary symptom, but many patients still experience it. There is a lack of research with regards to pain and ALS, thus limiting treatment options... Read more
7m
Bel Marra Health
Weekly health news roundup: Psoriasis, irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerative colitis, colon cancer, and kidney stonesthe era of biologicals. Also, the retrospective nature of these studies makes i
Weekly health news roundup: Psoriasis, irritable bowel syndrome, ulcerative colitis, colon cancer, and kidney stones
Bel Marra Health / Posted 7 minutes ago
the era of biologicals. Also, the retrospective nature of these studies makes it difficult to determine how these pregnant patients were treated for their disease flare.” The researchers studied the effects of IBD on relapse during pregnancy and... Read more
30m
New Kerala
Two people killed, babies injured after maternity hospital bombed in Syria - newkerala.com #97990months pregnant had her leg severed and two other women suffered shrapnel wound
Two people killed, babies injured after maternity hospital bombed in Syria - newkerala.com #97990
New Kerala / Posted 30 minutes ago
months pregnant had her leg severed and two other women suffered shrapnel wounds to their stomachs. Babies and a number of patients and staff also suffered injured. "Bombing a maternity hospital which is helping women living under the shadow of... Read more
18 related stories
30m
New Kerala
CSIR launches Ayurvedic Anti-diabetic Drug BGR-34 - newkerala.com #97989is no effective solution for diabetes as yet. We are sure that eminent medical
CSIR launches Ayurvedic Anti-diabetic Drug BGR-34 - newkerala.com #97989
New Kerala / Posted 30 minutes ago
is no effective solution for diabetes as yet. We are sure that eminent medical professionals will recommend it to their patients suffering from type II Diabetes mellitus for quicker and consistent response. CSIR's premier research institutions... Read more
33m
Newsmax
Officials Encourage Travelers Not to Shun Florida for Zikacoffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have t
Officials Encourage Travelers Not to Shun Florida for Zika
Newsmax / Posted 33 minutes ago
coffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have tested positive for Zika, but four Miami-area patients who contracted the disease did not get it by traveling to an outbreak country or from sex with an infected person.... Read more
634 related stories
37m
Herald Sun
Robots are coming sooner than you thinknew roles, however, and that they solved problems rather than created new ones.
Robots are coming sooner than you think
Herald Sun / Posted 37 minutes ago
new roles, however, and that they solved problems rather than created new ones. A robot helping nurses to lift hospital patients into wheelchairs made sense, she said, while European airport trials putting robots in charge of handling luggage... Read more
38m
Decclan Chronicle
Rare gene mutation linked to oesophageal cancer discoveredto 6.8 per cent of the population, BO is a leading predictor of oesophageal can
Rare gene mutation linked to oesophageal cancer discovered
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 38 minutes ago
to 6.8 per cent of the population, BO is a leading predictor of oesophageal cancer. Compared with the general population, patients with BO have an 11-fold higher risk of developing adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus. However, despite a dramatic... Read more
49m
Manchester Evening News
Zika virus travel warning for pregnant women heading to Floridawomen who are heading to Florida are being advised to postpone their trip due t
Zika virus travel warning for pregnant women heading to Florida
Manchester Evening News / Posted 49 minutes ago
women who are heading to Florida are being advised to postpone their trip due to the Zika virus. It comes after four patients in the US state tested positive for the virus - and appeared to be the first cases not linked to travel outside... Read more
26 related stories
1h
News-Medical-Net
Lisinopril oral solution approved for treatment of hypertension in children and adultsLisinopril oral solution. Qbrelis™ is indicated for the treatment of hypertensi
Lisinopril oral solution approved for treatment of hypertension in children and adults
News-Medical-Net / Posted an hour ago
Lisinopril oral solution. Qbrelis™ is indicated for the treatment of hypertension (high blood pressure) in adult patients and pediatric patients 6 years of age and older, adjunct therapy for heart failure, and treatment of acute... Read more
1h
News-Medical-Net
Kaiser Permanente telestroke program increases use of clot-dissolving treatment for stroke patientsThe use of a life-saving clot-dissolving treatment for patients with acute isch
Kaiser Permanente telestroke program increases use of clot-dissolving treatment for stroke patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted an hour ago
The use of a life-saving clot-dissolving treatment for patients with acute ischemic stroke increased by 73 percent following the implementation of a Kaiser Permanente telestroke program, according to a study published today in The Permanente... Read more
1h
Daily Record
New mum's fury at bizarre hospital baby mix-upher mother, as well as entering details onto a separate computer system which c
New mum's fury at bizarre hospital baby mix-up
Daily Record / Posted an hour ago
her mother, as well as entering details onto a separate computer system which contains which contains information about our patients such as name, age, address and date of birth. "Recording information correctly is extremely important in the care... Read more
1h
Adelaide Now
Robots are coming sooner than you thinknew roles, however, and that they solved problems rather than created new ones.
Robots are coming sooner than you think
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
new roles, however, and that they solved problems rather than created new ones. A robot helping nurses to lift hospital patients into wheelchairs made sense, she said, while European airport trials putting robots in charge of handling luggage... Read more
1h
Bel Marra Health
Fibromyalgia vs. peripheral neuropathy: Causes, symptoms, risk factors, and complications10 million cases. It has since been argued that these estimates are too low, an
Fibromyalgia vs. peripheral neuropathy: Causes, symptoms, risk factors, and complications
Bel Marra Health / Posted an hour ago
10 million cases. It has since been argued that these estimates are too low, and the guidelines fail to capture many patients who could be living with the condition unknowingly. Peripheral neuropathy affects 2.4 percent of the population,... Read more
1h
WLBT 3 Jackson
The holidays are year-round at Christmas tree farmsdays are spent out in the sun turning bushy trees into the perfect Christmas tr
The holidays are year-round at Christmas tree farms
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted an hour ago
days are spent out in the sun turning bushy trees into the perfect Christmas trees. Ambulance cameras help doctors examine patients before they arrive at hospitalAmbulance cameras help doctors examine patients before they arrive at... Read more
3 related stories
1h
express
DISNEYLAND ZIKA WARNING: Virus outbreak in Florida and UK Gov also warns of 53 cases hereRoyal Hospital in West Yorkshire. The statement from the Calderdale and Hudder
DISNEYLAND ZIKA WARNING: Virus outbreak in Florida and UK Gov also warns of 53 cases here
express / Posted an hour ago
Royal Hospital in West Yorkshire. The statement from the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust said: “Three patients have tested positive for Zika virus following return from foreign travel.” And PHE confirmed they were prepared for... Read more
28 related stories
1h
New Kerala
Portable system can produce drugs on demand - newkerala.com #97945developed a portable production system that can manufacture a range of bio-phar
Portable system can produce drugs on demand - newkerala.com #97945
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
developed a portable production system that can manufacture a range of bio-pharmaceuticals on demand to help doctors treat patients in remote or developing parts of the world like India, where getting rapid access to drugs can be challenging.... Read more
1h
dna
Nose bacteria could potentially become new antibiotic for dangerous pathogensstrains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). The researchers
Nose bacteria could potentially become new antibiotic for dangerous pathogens
dna / Posted an hour ago
strains of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). The researchers then analysed nasal swabs from 187 hospital patients and found that in those who had the S. lugdunensis bacteria in their noses, only 5.9 percent also harboured the... Read more
109 related stories
1h
Calgary Sun
What they don't tell you about baldness and heart attacksDr Sydney Bush, an English researcher, made a monumental discovery. He took pho
What they don't tell you about baldness and heart attacks
Calgary Sun / Posted an hour ago
Dr Sydney Bush, an English researcher, made a monumental discovery. He took photos of the retinal arteries of patients and then gave them 6,000 milligrams of C and 5,000 of lysine (lysine adds strength to coronary arteries just like... Read more
1h
WSMV Nashville
City officials: 3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting north of Seattlemosquitoes have arrived in the United States, but the money to eliminate them h
City officials: 3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting north of Seattle
WSMV Nashville / Posted an hour ago
mosquitoes have arrived in the United States, but the money to eliminate them has not. Alzheimer's study seeking patients in Middle TennesseeAlzheimer's study seeking patients in Middle Tennessee The late Pat Summit's battle with... Read more
276 related stories
1h
WSMV Nashville
Two separate crashes on I-40 westboundmosquitoes have arrived in the United States, but the money to eliminate them h
Two separate crashes on I-40 westbound
WSMV Nashville / Posted an hour ago
mosquitoes have arrived in the United States, but the money to eliminate them has not. Alzheimer's study seeking patients in Middle TennesseeAlzheimer's study seeking patients in Middle Tennessee The late Pat Summit's battle with... Read more
276 related stories
1h
WSMV Nashville
One dead, two sent to the hospital after overnight shooting outside an Antioch nightclubmosquitoes have arrived in the United States, but the money to eliminate them h
One dead, two sent to the hospital after overnight shooting outside an Antioch nightclub
WSMV Nashville / Posted an hour ago
mosquitoes have arrived in the United States, but the money to eliminate them has not. Alzheimer's study seeking patients in Middle TennesseeAlzheimer's study seeking patients in Middle Tennessee The late Pat Summit's battle with... Read more
276 related stories
1h
WSMV Nashville
State trooper stuck by commercial vehicle on I-40mosquitoes have arrived in the United States, but the money to eliminate them h
State trooper stuck by commercial vehicle on I-40
WSMV Nashville / Posted an hour ago
mosquitoes have arrived in the United States, but the money to eliminate them has not. Alzheimer's study seeking patients in Middle TennesseeAlzheimer's study seeking patients in Middle Tennessee The late Pat Summit's battle with... Read more
276 related stories
2h
News-Medical-Net
Western Dental & Orthodontics opens new dental clinic in Dinubalatest digital equipment and a highly trained, bilingual staff. In addition to
Western Dental & Orthodontics opens new dental clinic in Dinuba
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 hours ago
latest digital equipment and a highly trained, bilingual staff. In addition to accepting uninsured and privately insured patients, Western Dental welcomes patients covered by the Medi-Cal Dental program (known as Denti-Cal) at this location and... Read more
2h
News-Medical-Net
CVS Health to make opioid overdose-reversing drug more affordable for patients without insurancea new partnership that will make the opioid overdose-reversing drug NARCAN® (Na
CVS Health to make opioid overdose-reversing drug more affordable for patients without insurance
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 hours ago
a new partnership that will make the opioid overdose-reversing drug NARCAN® (Naloxone HCl) Nasal Spray more affordable for patients without insurance at CVS Pharmacy locations. Through this partnership, CVS Pharmacy patients purchasing NARCAN®... Read more
2 related stories
2h
Ipswich Star
Buy your own treatments, say Suffolk health chiefs after £3.4m spent on wasted medicinesEast Suffolk CCG and West Suffolk CCG earlier this month. Despite costing just
Buy your own treatments, say Suffolk health chiefs after £3.4m spent on wasted medicines
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 hours ago
East Suffolk CCG and West Suffolk CCG earlier this month. Despite costing just 19p from pharmacies, increasing numbers of patients receiving the pain reliever on prescription left health bosses with a £1,094,520 bill in 2015/16. Treatments for... Read more
2h
Yorkshire evening post
‘Unacceptable’ Leeds 999 call lottery exposedthe way it records data. Nationwide, NHS guidelines say 75 per cent of Categor
‘Unacceptable’ Leeds 999 call lottery exposed
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 2 hours ago
the way it records data. Nationwide, NHS guidelines say 75 per cent of Category Red 1 life threatening calls, where patients are not breathing or do not have a pulse, are to be responded to within eight minutes. At a time when most areas... Read more
2h
Daily Mirror
New mum's fury at bizarre hospital baby mixher mother, as well as entering details onto a separate computer system which c
New mum's fury at bizarre hospital baby mix
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
her mother, as well as entering details onto a separate computer system which contains which contains information about our patients such as name, age, address and date of birth. "Recording information correctly is extremely important in the care... Read more
2h
RTE News
Pregnant women warned over travelling to Floridaborn with abnormally small heads and brain damage. More than 1,650 Zika infect
Pregnant women warned over travelling to Florida
RTE News / Posted 2 hours ago
born with abnormally small heads and brain damage. More than 1,650 Zika infections have been reported in the US, but four patients in Florida have tested positive for the virus and appear to be the first not linked to travel outside the US... Read more
634 related stories
2h
The Courier Mail
‘I know that he had put his thumb there’A DOCTOR accused of inappropriately touching female patients during internal ex
‘I know that he had put his thumb there’
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
A DOCTOR accused of inappropriately touching female patients during internal examinations has been found guilty of unsatisfactory professional conduct. Two women claimed Dr Deon Rall touched their clitoris during examinations at a central Queensland... Read more
2h
The News & Observer
What to Watch on Saturday: ‘Boston EMS’ docu-series airs on ABCAM Camera crews follow Boston EMS units as they bring patients and loved one
What to Watch on Saturday: ‘Boston EMS’ docu-series airs on ABC
The News & Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
AM Camera crews follow Boston EMS units as they bring patients and loved ones into the hospitals. Lorenzo BevilaquaABC Boston EMS (10 p.m., ABC) – The Season 2 premiere of this... Read more
2h
Belfast Telegraph
Pregnant women warned against Florida travel after Zika alertborn with abnormally small heads and brain damage. More than 1,650 Zika infect
Pregnant women warned against Florida travel after Zika alert
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
born with abnormally small heads and brain damage. More than 1,650 Zika infections have been reported in the US, but four patients in Florida have tested positive for the virus and appear to be the first not linked to travel outside the US... Read more
26 related stories
2h
Eye Witness News
9 Olympic moments that changed historySir Ludwig Guttman, a neurologist working with war veterans suffering from spin
9 Olympic moments that changed history
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
Sir Ludwig Guttman, a neurologist working with war veterans suffering from spinal injuries in the UK, weaved sport into his patients’ rehabilitation programme. Over time, other spinal injury units began copying Guttman’s methods and athletic... Read more
3h
News-Medical-Net
USPTO grants key patent for Quark Pharmaceuticals' QPI-1007 ocular neuroprotectantannounced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") has gran
USPTO grants key patent for Quark Pharmaceuticals' QPI-1007 ocular neuroprotectant
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 hours ago
announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") has granted a key patent covering the treatment of patients suffering from non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy ("NAION") with the Company's ocular neuroprotectant... Read more
3h
News-Medical-Net
AACC 2016: Visiun to present new predictive analytics to identify high risk patientsnew predictive analytics, part of Visiun's flagship product Performance Insight
AACC 2016: Visiun to present new predictive analytics to identify high risk patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 hours ago
new predictive analytics, part of Visiun's flagship product Performance Insight™, enable laboratories to identify high risk patients with both elevated patient risk and care gaps. These are patients who are more likely to show up in the later stages... Read more
3h
News-Medical-Net
Cardinal Health Foundation commits grants to help organizations improve effectiveness of patient caremulti-year E3 Patient Safety Grants from Cardinal Health Foundation are strivin
Cardinal Health Foundation commits grants to help organizations improve effectiveness of patient care
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 hours ago
multi-year E3 Patient Safety Grants from Cardinal Health Foundation are striving to improve health outcomes for high-risk patients more quickly than the industry norm. "Cardinal Health Foundation has committed two- to three-year grants totaling... Read more
3h
Perth Now
Patient safety priority for Kids’ Hospitalcan get on and do the commissioning proper,” he said. “The most important thin
Patient safety priority for Kids’ Hospital
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
can get on and do the commissioning proper,” he said. “The most important thing for us is to deliver a safe hospital for patients and staff and to open when it’s appropriate to do so.” Mr Day also hit back at media reports that the hospital had... Read more
3h
Jefferson City News Tribune
A bumper crop of donationsdo electric bills when they are reasonable," she said. "Our limit is $600 a yea
A bumper crop of donations
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
do electric bills when they are reasonable," she said. "Our limit is $600 a year for someone. We have a lot of cancer patients who need gas money to drive to go to their treatment sessions. One person we help drives to Tulsa, so that adds... Read more
3h
West Moreland Gazette
Proposed boundary changes for health services in Cumbriahas refocused our commissioning activity and the way NHS organisations around t
Proposed boundary changes for health services in Cumbria
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
has refocused our commissioning activity and the way NHS organisations around the Bay work together. "It makes sense for patients and staff that we step up our work in this area so we are well prepared for the future." No decisions have yet been... Read more
2 related stories
3h
The Kitsap Sun
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zikacoffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have t
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
coffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have tested positive for Zika, but four Miami-area patients who contracted the disease did not get it by traveling to an outbreak country or from sex with an infected person.... Read more
634 related stories
3h
KERA North Texas
How Your Health Data Lead A Not-So-Secret Life Onlinedata to be locked up and in silos and kept confidential. I went to a conference
How Your Health Data Lead A Not-So-Secret Life Online
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 hours ago
data to be locked up and in silos and kept confidential. I went to a conference at Stanford last month, and a bunch of patients there wanted their data to be open and free. One good thing about health going online is you have patient... Read more
3h
Wichita Falls Times Record News
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zikacoffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have t
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 3 hours ago
coffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have tested positive for Zika, but four Miami-area patients who contracted the disease did not get it by traveling to an outbreak country or from sex with an infected person.... Read more
634 related stories
3h
The Record Searchlight
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zikacoffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have t
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 hours ago
coffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have tested positive for Zika, but four Miami-area patients who contracted the disease did not get it by traveling to an outbreak country or from sex with an infected person.... Read more
634 related stories
3h
The Hendersonville Times-News
Residency reaches milestone

From delivering babies to managing critical care patients, the Hendersonv

Residency reaches milestone
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 hours ago

From delivering babies to managing critical care patients, the Hendersonville Rural Family Medicine Residency Program gives fledging doctors a wide spectrum of hands-on training to serve them in future practice.

The program, now in its... Read more

3h
metro
Pregnant women advised against traveling to Florida due to Zika virus riskfirst cases of Zika transmitted by mosquitoes on the US mainland appeared in th
Pregnant women advised against traveling to Florida due to Zika virus risk
metro / Posted 3 hours ago
first cases of Zika transmitted by mosquitoes on the US mainland appeared in the state.Zika virus in UK for first time as patients test positive in Yorkshire The health body has said the risk in the state on the south-east coast of the United... Read more
26 related stories
3h
KPBS San Diego
How Your Health Data Lead A Not-So-Secret Life Onlinedata to be locked up and in silos and kept confidential. I went to a conference
How Your Health Data Lead A Not-So-Secret Life Online
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 hours ago
data to be locked up and in silos and kept confidential. I went to a conference at Stanford last month, and a bunch of patients there wanted their data to be open and free. One good thing about health going online is you have patient... Read more
3h
The Signal
Helping Women ‘Look Good and Feel Better’donated by cosmetic industry companies, also offer trained volunteer cosmetolog
Helping Women ‘Look Good and Feel Better’
The Signal / Posted 3 hours ago
donated by cosmetic industry companies, also offer trained volunteer cosmetologist/esthetician facilitators who help patients in recreating their normal appearance, or finding a “new normal” to embrace and maintain. These generous volunteers... Read more
3h
North-West Evening Mail
Families pulled apart to locate specialist dementia carecoming to terms with a loved one's diagnoses of dementia or Alzheimer's, this i
Families pulled apart to locate specialist dementia care
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
coming to terms with a loved one's diagnoses of dementia or Alzheimer's, this is devastating. "In terms of the care these patients need, there's no doubt this is often the right option for them. "But we need to have these services in Cumbria so... Read more
3h
WAFB Baton Rouge
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zikacoffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have t
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 3 hours ago
coffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have tested positive for Zika, but four Miami-area patients who contracted the disease did not get it by traveling to an outbreak country or from sex with an infected person.... Read more
634 related stories
4h
KFDA-TV Amarillo
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zikacoffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have t
Officials encourage travelers not to shun Florida for Zika
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 hours ago
coffee with her husband. No mosquitoes in Miami or elsewhere in Florida have tested positive for Zika, but four Miami-area patients who contracted the disease did not get it by traveling to an outbreak country or from sex with an infected person.... Read more
634 related stories
More

People in this news