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Op-Ed News
Treatment of post dominant hand stroke syndrome with Depakote Behavioral problems associated with treating patients suffering from right-he
Treatment of post dominant hand stroke syndrome with Depakote
Op-Ed News / Posted 4 minutes ago
Behavioral problems associated with treating patients suffering from right-hemisphere stroke (or trauma) make the treatment of the patient difficult if not impossible. Depending on the... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Schizophrenia warning signs and symptoms in elderlyis a common belief that schizophrenia causes multiple or split personalities –
Schizophrenia warning signs and symptoms in elderly
Bel Marra Health / Posted 8 minutes ago
is a common belief that schizophrenia causes multiple or split personalities – this is not true. Majority of schizophrenic patients are not violent, and schizophrenia is not a result of poor parenting or a lack of willpower. Plus, the disorder... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Urinary tract infections and dementia in elderly: Symptoms and treatmentis sterile and does not contain bacteria. A urinary tract infection occurs when
Urinary tract infections and dementia in elderly: Symptoms and treatment
Bel Marra Health / Posted 8 minutes ago
is sterile and does not contain bacteria. A urinary tract infection occurs when bacteria enter the urinary system. In patients with dementia, the risk of a UTI is higher, as their ability to take care of their personal hygiene... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Moger: Dealing with arthritic kneesthe bone surface, and repair other types of tissue if those damages are discove
Moger: Dealing with arthritic knees
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 8 minutes ago
the bone surface, and repair other types of tissue if those damages are discovered. The procedure is often used on younger patients (ages 55 and younger) in order to delay more serious surgery. An osteotomy is a procedure that aims to make the... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
'Every day, we lose 10 Pennsylvanians to addiction:' Wolf urges fast action on opioid billsprescription drug monitoring database every time they prescribe opioids and to
'Every day, we lose 10 Pennsylvanians to addiction:' Wolf urges fast action on opioid bills
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 11 minutes ago
prescription drug monitoring database every time they prescribe opioids and to limit opioid prescriptions to emergency room patients to seven days. Wolf has said, however, he does not know whether either provision can pass the Legislature. The... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Just Because Black Folk Don't Like Something, It Doesn't Mean We're Crabs In A Barrelwhen singing directly into someone’s face is going to read well on camera. Very
Just Because Black Folk Don't Like Something, It Doesn't Mean We're Crabs In A Barrel
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 12 minutes ago
when singing directly into someone’s face is going to read well on camera. Very few. Perhaps Beyoncé singing to cancer patients who requested to attend one of her concerts, or Lance Gross wooing America Ferrera with Babyface’s “Soon As I Get... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrorssay airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrors
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 minutes ago
say airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo, leading to the death of two seriously ill patients. The airstrikes early Wednesday hit the M2 and M10 hospitals, knocking out generators and cutting off water... Read more
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Philly.com
Wolf: Time for Pa. to 'take a stand' against opioid crisissaid he wants to limit - with some exceptions - prescriptions of opioids to one
Wolf: Time for Pa. to 'take a stand' against opioid crisis
Philly.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
said he wants to limit - with some exceptions - prescriptions of opioids to one week's worth of pills for minors and patients seen in the emergency room. "We've all have heard too many stories - too many horror stories - about high school... Read more
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Philly.com
Navigating the health care system as an LGBT patientoffering LGBT health education programs and enlisting LGBT liaisons (staff memb
Navigating the health care system as an LGBT patient
Philly.com / Posted 17 minutes ago
offering LGBT health education programs and enlisting LGBT liaisons (staff members who serve as advocates for LGBT patients or people working for the hospital). Susan, 63, was relieved she shared her sexual orientation with her oncologist,... Read more
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The Maui News
Maui marijuana dispensary ready to growsecurity. "Our mission is very much education driven," she said. "Both educati
Maui marijuana dispensary ready to grow
The Maui News / Posted 18 minutes ago
security. "Our mission is very much education driven," she said. "Both education with medical professionals, as well as patients, their families and caregivers. Product safety and public safety are top priorities. We're really endeavoring to... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shellingsay airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo
Study: Syria displacement fueled by shelling
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 21 minutes ago
say airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo, leading to the death of two seriously ill patients. The airstrikes early Wednesday hit the M2 and M10 hospitals, knocking out generators and cutting off water... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
New Bill to Target "Doctor-Shopping" for Opioidsprescriptions. For 20 years, doctors' influential lobby thwarted efforts to ma
New Bill to Target "Doctor-Shopping" for Opioids
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 22 minutes ago
prescriptions. For 20 years, doctors' influential lobby thwarted efforts to mandate that California prescribers review patients' narcotic prescription histories, housed in the nation's first drug-monitoring program. That changed this year... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Pharmacies in spotlight over dispensing fees from the HSEin 2014 raised concerns about the level of claims. Phased dispensing involves
Pharmacies in spotlight over dispensing fees from the HSE
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 minutes ago
in 2014 raised concerns about the level of claims. Phased dispensing involves a controlled release of medication to patients for safety or other reasons. Pharmacies get special fees for such services. The Dail heard the HSE in 2015 began an... Read more
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Irish Examiner
A&E patients told to expect long delays at two hospitalsPatients intending to go to the Emergency Departments at University Hospital in
A&E patients told to expect long delays at two hospitals
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 minutes ago
Patients intending to go to the Emergency Departments at University Hospital in Kerry and in Galway are being warned to expect long delays due to increased activity. Management at Kerry say non-urgent patients should visit their GP and explore all... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrorssay airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo
Medical group head tells UN of Aleppo horrors
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 30 minutes ago
say airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo, leading to the death of two seriously ill patients. The airstrikes early Wednesday hit the M2 and M10 hospitals, knocking out generators and cutting off water... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Body found in San Diego Riverwho works at an East County pain-control clinic was arrested on Aug. 31 on susp
Body found in San Diego River
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 30 minutes ago
who works at an East County pain-control clinic was arrested on Aug. 31 on suspicion of dispensing powerful painkillers to patients without legitimate medical reasons and providing the drugs to addicts in exchange for sex. An anesthesiologist who... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Threatening social media post circulates about a Poway Unified schoolwho works at an East County pain-control clinic was arrested on Aug. 31 on susp
Threatening social media post circulates about a Poway Unified school
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 30 minutes ago
who works at an East County pain-control clinic was arrested on Aug. 31 on suspicion of dispensing powerful painkillers to patients without legitimate medical reasons and providing the drugs to addicts in exchange for sex. An anesthesiologist who... Read more
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ABC News
Two Aleppo Hospitals Attacked as Number of Wounded Increasesto service the people who need it. Today, we are sad. We are sad because we can
Two Aleppo Hospitals Attacked as Number of Wounded Increases
ABC News / Posted 31 minutes ago
to service the people who need it. Today, we are sad. We are sad because we can’t provide the necessary treatment to the patients who need it. We are hoping to go back in service even if at a minimum level.” Early this morning, 2 SAMS-supported... Read more
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Newsmax
Dental Fillings Raises Blood Mercury Levelshealth outcomes should talk to their dentist,” the researchers note. They are
Dental Fillings Raises Blood Mercury Levels
Newsmax / Posted 34 minutes ago
health outcomes should talk to their dentist,” the researchers note. They are hoping the study, which appears online in Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, will encourage dentists to discuss the choice of dental fillings with their p... Read more
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Newsmax
US Threatens to End Cooperation Unless Russia Stops Aleppo Assaultin terrible pain with no relief," he said. "Imagine a slaughterhouse. This is w
US Threatens to End Cooperation Unless Russia Stops Aleppo Assault
Newsmax / Posted 34 minutes ago
in terrible pain with no relief," he said. "Imagine a slaughterhouse. This is worse." Inside one of the hospitals, patients and medical staff cowered in fear. "I am in the M2 hospital now. I was inside when the entrance to the emergency... Read more
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iol.co.za
Stabbed medic won’t stop helping othersdrunken driving. He has been charged separately and is currently out on bail.
Stabbed medic won’t stop helping others
iol.co.za / Posted 35 minutes ago
drunken driving. He has been charged separately and is currently out on bail. The State alleges that while transporting patients from a separate incident to hospital on Saturday night, the ER24 paramedics came across another collision between... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Miller faces challenge from Sports Emmy winner Tuura in House District 47Miller also backed its expansion as a candidate in 2014, but now favors alterna
Miller faces challenge from Sports Emmy winner Tuura in House District 47
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 36 minutes ago
Miller also backed its expansion as a candidate in 2014, but now favors alternatives, such as direct primary care, in which patients or their employers pay monthly or yearly to keep a doctor on retainer, bypassing insurance. "The conversation... Read more
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CBC.ca
Right from wrong: hammer attacker hoping to be found not criminally responsible — againfound to be not criminally responsible or unfit to stand trial on account of a
Right from wrong: hammer attacker hoping to be found not criminally responsible — again
CBC.ca / Posted 37 minutes ago
found to be not criminally responsible or unfit to stand trial on account of a mental disorder — Weber's parents met as patients in a mental hospital when he was just a toddler. According to the documents, Weber witnessed his father kill his... Read more
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FOX News
Syrian State Media Show Off Aleppo's 'Thriving Nightlife' As Bombs Rain DownDoctors Without Borders, which supports all the hospitals in eastern Aleppo, sa
Syrian State Media Show Off Aleppo's 'Thriving Nightlife' As Bombs Rain Down
FOX News / Posted 41 minutes ago
Doctors Without Borders, which supports all the hospitals in eastern Aleppo, said doctors in rebel-held areas have reported receiving more than 270 bodies and 800 wounded patients since last Wednesday. The Associated Press contributed to this repo... Read more
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The Morning Call
Gov. Tom Wolf speaks to Legislature about the deadly opioid pill and heroin epidemicin Pennsylvania and all across the country." Death is only part of the opioid
Gov. Tom Wolf speaks to Legislature about the deadly opioid pill and heroin epidemic
The Morning Call / Posted 44 minutes ago
in Pennsylvania and all across the country." Death is only part of the opioid story. Between 2000 and 2014, the number of patients, 15 and older, seeking overnight hospital treatment for overdoses related to opioid pain medication jumped 225... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Sanders to campaign with Clinton in NH Wednesdayto clear medical marijuana card backlogNew Hampshire pushes to clear medical ma
Sanders to campaign with Clinton in NH Wednesday
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 46 minutes ago
to clear medical marijuana card backlogNew Hampshire pushes to clear medical marijuana card backlog Some medical marijuana patients in New Hampshire are waiting more than 40 days before they receive authorization to use cannabis dispensaries. Some... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Ben & Jerry's plans expansion in St. Albansto clear medical marijuana card backlogNew Hampshire pushes to clear medical ma
Ben & Jerry's plans expansion in St. Albans
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 46 minutes ago
to clear medical marijuana card backlogNew Hampshire pushes to clear medical marijuana card backlog Some medical marijuana patients in New Hampshire are waiting more than 40 days before they receive authorization to use cannabis dispensaries. Some... Read more
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CaptivaSanibel.com
Island businesses recognized during Best of the Islands luncheonopened in 2009 and provides a variety of therapy for island residents and visit
Island businesses recognized during Best of the Islands luncheon
CaptivaSanibel.com / Posted 47 minutes ago
opened in 2009 and provides a variety of therapy for island residents and visitors alike. The facility also educates patients on exercises they can do at home. Long-time winner "Best" winner, Bailey's General Store, walked away with five... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Lidl announces plans to nearly double the price of their carrier bagsbags. "Lidl pledged to donate at least £500,000 to CLIC Sargent over a 12-mont
Lidl announces plans to nearly double the price of their carrier bags
Liverpool Echo / Posted 48 minutes ago
bags. "Lidl pledged to donate at least £500,000 to CLIC Sargent over a 12-month period via this levy, and even though they will no longer sell single-use carrier bags, will donate the full amount to support our work with young cancer p... Read more
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Daily Mirror
More than 8 fillings could raise your risk of brain, heart and kidney diseasein urine samples but the researchers said further studies are required. Dr Yin
More than 8 fillings could raise your risk of brain, heart and kidney disease
Daily Mirror / Posted 51 minutes ago
in urine samples but the researchers said further studies are required. Dr Yin said: "It's important for doctors and patients to be informed in their selections. "We now have an excellent starting point to evaluate the potential risk of... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turkey to finish Syria border wall by Februarysay airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo
Turkey to finish Syria border wall by February
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 52 minutes ago
say airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo, leading to the death of two seriously ill patients. The airstrikes early Wednesday hit the M2 and M10 hospitals, knocking out generators and cutting off water... Read more
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CBS News
When can you stop getting colonoscopies?much cancer prevention benefit after the age of 75, a new study suggests. A re
When can you stop getting colonoscopies?
CBS News / Posted 53 minutes ago
much cancer prevention benefit after the age of 75, a new study suggests. A review of more than 1.3 million Medicare patients aged 70 to 79 found that having a colonoscopy reduced colon cancer risk slightly over eight years, from just under 3... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer — Springfield, Oct. 8​The quote sticks with Teresa Hawke both as a reminder and a motivator. “One o
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer — Springfield, Oct. 8
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 55 minutes ago
​The quote sticks with Teresa Hawke both as a reminder and a motivator. “One of our patients said she had cancer but cancer didn’t have her,” Hawke said. “It reminds me that we must always have hope and faith. We are winning this fight.” Hawke is... Read more
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NJ Biz
Southern Ocean Medical debuts cancer care centerdiagnosis, treatment and support services right here in Manahawkin.” The cente
Southern Ocean Medical debuts cancer care center
NJ Biz / Posted 55 minutes ago
diagnosis, treatment and support services right here in Manahawkin.” The center’s aim to reduce travel time for the patients. “Being diagnosed with cancer is stressful enough,” said Mark Krasna, medical director of Meridian Cancer Care,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Cyclist rushed to hospital after collision with car in south Londoncrews, a single responder in car, an incident response officer and London Air’s
Cyclist rushed to hospital after collision with car in south London
Evening Standard / Posted 55 minutes ago
crews, a single responder in car, an incident response officer and London Air’s Ambulance to the scene. "We treated two patients at the scene and took them both as a priority to a hospital in south London.” A Met Police spokesperosn said:... Read more
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The Courier
Maternity hospitals receive funding boost after Bacchus Marsh scandalwith the department of health's management of problems at the hospital, and in
Maternity hospitals receive funding boost after Bacchus Marsh scandal
The Courier / Posted 57 minutes ago
with the department of health's management of problems at the hospital, and in March the Victorian Auditor-General said patients in all Victorian hospitals were being put at "unacceptably high risk" of harm because of systemic failures in... Read more
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Boston Herald
US threatens to halt talks with Russia on Syriasay airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo
US threatens to halt talks with Russia on Syria
Boston Herald / Posted 59 minutes ago
say airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo, leading to the death of two seriously ill patients. The airstrikes early Wednesday hit the M2 and M10 hospitals, knocking out generators and cutting off water... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey to finish Syria border wall by Februarysay airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo
Turkey to finish Syria border wall by February
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted an hour ago
say airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo, leading to the death of two seriously ill patients. The airstrikes early Wednesday hit the M2 and M10 hospitals, knocking out generators and cutting off water... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Kosair Children's Hospital to be renamed Norton Children's HospitalMedical Center and Norton Children's Medical Associates. “Our name may be chan
Kosair Children's Hospital to be renamed Norton Children's Hospital
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted an hour ago
Medical Center and Norton Children's Medical Associates. “Our name may be changing, but the same caregivers and caring our patients and families have come to know and expect are still here, and will be for many years to come," Thomas D. Kmetz,... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Going on a roller coaster may help pass kidney stonescoaster rides. Lead researcher Dr. David Wartinger said, “A ride on a moderate
Going on a roller coaster may help pass kidney stones
Bel Marra Health / Posted an hour ago
coaster rides. Lead researcher Dr. David Wartinger said, “A ride on a moderate-intensity roller coaster could benefit some patients with small kidney stones.” The passage rate of the stone was nearly 17 percent when the backpack was at the front... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Alcoholic liver disease, liver injury risk greater in women than in menadded, “Our primary aim was to evaluate the changes in FA [fatty acid] with mil
Alcoholic liver disease, liver injury risk greater in women than in men
Bel Marra Health / Posted an hour ago
added, “Our primary aim was to evaluate the changes in FA [fatty acid] with mild biochemical liver in [alcohol-dependent] patients [vis-a-vis] their association with drinking profile. Understanding these early changes in FA levels that participate... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
The Johnstown Area Volunteer Ambulance Corps Inc. lacks fundingis always looking for new volunteers, officials said. The only revenue for the
The Johnstown Area Volunteer Ambulance Corps Inc. lacks funding
The Leader-Herald / Posted an hour ago
is always looking for new volunteers, officials said. The only revenue for the ambulance corps comes from bills charged to patients, he said. While JAVAC's revenue is going down, it's caseload is going way up. Caruso said the corps used to... Read more
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Medical News Today
What is hyperbaric oxygen therapy good for?one person, the patient usually lies on a table that slides into a clear plasti
What is hyperbaric oxygen therapy good for?
Medical News Today / Posted an hour ago
one person, the patient usually lies on a table that slides into a clear plastic tube. Nowadays, HBOT chambers encourage patients to be comfortable. They can relax by listening to music or watching TV. The FDA have expressed concern that HBOT is... Read more
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SKY News
US threatens to cut contact with Moscowsaid an airstrike had knocked out generators and cut off the water supply at th
US threatens to cut contact with Moscow
SKY News / Posted an hour ago
said an airstrike had knocked out generators and cut off the water supply at the M10 hospital - killing two seriously ill patients. Meanwhile, another medical centre was struck by artillery fire, which killed six people queuing for bread at a... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Ban says Aleppo is worse than 'slaughterhouse'say airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo
Ban says Aleppo is worse than 'slaughterhouse'
Hawaii News Now / Posted an hour ago
say airstrikes have severely damaged two hospitals in eastern rebel-held Aleppo, leading to the death of two seriously ill patients. The airstrikes early Wednesday hit the M2 and M10 hospitals, knocking out generators and cutting off water... Read more
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express
BAD TEETH WARNING: Having 'more than 8 fillings could raise blood mercury levels'in urine samples but the researchers said further studies are required. Dr Yin
BAD TEETH WARNING: Having 'more than 8 fillings could raise blood mercury levels'
express / Posted an hour ago
in urine samples but the researchers said further studies are required. Dr Yin said: "It's important for doctors and patients to be informed in their selections. "We now have an excellent starting point to evaluate the potential risk of... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Nurse who used excessive force to restrain mentally ill patient is struck offa misconduct probe in the wake of the incident. Read More His case was revisi
Nurse who used excessive force to restrain mentally ill patient is struck off
Liverpool Echo / Posted an hour ago
a misconduct probe in the wake of the incident. Read More His case was revisited by a tribunal last week that ruled patients could still be at risk if Smithurst was allowed to work again. He has now been barred from the nursing profession... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Hospital chaplains offer more than religious supportat FHN Memorial Hospital. I am a Protestant Christian faith-based chaplain, but
Hospital chaplains offer more than religious support
The Journal-Standard / Posted an hour ago
at FHN Memorial Hospital. I am a Protestant Christian faith-based chaplain, but my duty and responsibilities to the staff, patients, their families and the community run much deeper than my personal theological beliefs.The overall objective of my... Read more
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Market Watch
Robots in the workplace will improve Americans’ quality of lifepeople will increasingly need, for example, they cannot provide the services th
Robots in the workplace will improve Americans’ quality of life
Market Watch / Posted an hour ago
people will increasingly need, for example, they cannot provide the services that involve actually touching clients and patients. People choosing careers will bear such considerations in mind as they select occupations. That, too, will hold down... Read more
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