Total joint arthroplasty improved patient quality of life, marital function of spouse
Improvements in mobility and pain after total joint arthroplasty had a positive effect on both the patient and their spouse, with significant improvements in quality of life...
3 days ago - Healio
Five-year supervision order still in place against Aboriginal man after 11 years
A judge has condemned the treatment of an Indigenous man with a mild intellectual disability who has been under tough supervision orders for more than a decade.
4 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 2 articles
Natalizumab Switch to Moderate-Efficacy DMT Ups Disability Risk
Patients who switched to another high-efficacy therapy had improved disability and inflammatory outcomes. Medscape Medical News
4 days ago - Medscape
'I'm at breaking point': Young disabled and carers in virus crisis
A new survey gives a scathing summary of mental issues, lack of information and poor supply of household goods faced by young disabled people and families.
5 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
What is a caregiver? A caregiver gives care to someone who needs help taking care of themselves. The person who needs help may be a child, an adult, or an older adult. They may...
5 days ago - MedlinePlus
Delirium in Developmentally Disabled PICU Children: The Richmond Agitation Sedation Scale and Delirium Fluctuation Issue*
No abstract available
5 days ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Police arrest one man, searching for another after disabled man robbed at ATM
Police have arrested one man and are searching for another after video footage of a wheelchair-bound man being robbed at a Sydney ATM went viral.
6 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Prospective assessment of function and cold-intolerance following revascularization for hypothenar hammer syndrome
Ulnar artery revascularization in hypothenar hammer syndrome has repeatedly been shown to reduce ischaemic symptoms, however with varying graft patency percentages. This study...
6 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
Effectiveness of Adaptive Seating on Sitting Posture and Postural Control in Children with Cerebral Palsy
Purpose: We reviewed research on the effect of adaptive seating on sitting posture/postural control in children with cerebral palsy. Second, we examined whether changes in...
7 days ago - Pediatric Physical Therapy
As State Reopens, Public Housing Remains Vulnerable To COVID-19
Two-thirds of the state's public housing residents are seniors or people with disabilities, and many are essential workers - demographics shown to be especially vulnerable to...
9 days ago - CommonHealth Wbur
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Experts say protests following George Floyd's death could trigger a second...
Health experts have warned that not following social distancing guidelines and not wearing masks during demonstrations could increase the risk of coronavirus transmission.
COVID-19 Lockdown Cut Tobacco Consumption: World No-Tobacco Day
New survey reveals a significant change in people's tobacco consumption patterns during the COVID-19 lockdown as it has given an opportunity for people to quit smoking and live...
Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, Google Adds Anxiety Self-assessment to Search
Google has announced to help people searching for anxiety on its platform, with access to medically-validated data about anxiety, including symptoms and common treatments in...
Children's Loneliness Today may Manifest in Depression for Years to Come
Children and teenagers are likely to experience high rates of depression and anxiety long after the current COVID-19 pandemic lockdown and social isolation end. Hence, clinical...
Follow our guide to keeping your home free from coronavirus as the lockdown...
It's never been more important to take steps to ensure your home is kept virus-free to minimise chance of spreading infection in the household.
Peloton Makes a $500,000 Donation to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund
On May 31, amid protests of police brutality in the wake of the killing of George Floyd, Peloton announced it would make a $500,000 donation to the NAACP Legal Defense and...
COVID-19 in Tamil Nadu: Record 938 New Coronavirus Positive Cases, Count...
State capital Chennai, with its high density of population, continued to see the highest 616 new infections, taking its total tally to 13,980. The Chengalpattu district...
Promise Treatment For Cancer Patients
New type of treatment for metastatic non-small cell lung cancer is being tested by researchers.
Genetics Helps Explain High COVID-19 Mortality in Italy
A specific immunogenetic asset may help underlie susceptibility to the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, or predict a worse disease outcome, said researchers.
How UK's Covid-19 outbreak has barely changed in seven days
Sir Patrick Vallance, chief scientific adviser to the British Government, today warned that 8,00 people are catching the coronavirus every day and UK still has a 'significant...