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Kaiser Permanente's standardized protocols enhanced by use of telemedicine, 'door to needle times' average just 34 minutes at all 21 Northern California hospitals.
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People Should Be Allowed To Grieve Without Fear Of Job Loss
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A Man Burst Into Flames and Died and No One Knows Why
Image by Mohamed Nohassi via Unsplash A 70-year-old man was walking down a London street when he burst into flames. Experts are still baffled 70-year-old John Nolan was walking...
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Five secrets of a well-run A&E department
Luton & Dunstable hospital has the best-performing A&E in England. The BBC's Hugh Pym explains why.
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My Daughter Spent A Week In The Pediatric Neurological Unit, And Here's What I Learned
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Hospital admits they contributed to the opioid epidemic through unnecessary prescriptions: Now prescriptions are limited and addiction cases are down
In an effort to curb opioid use, the University of Florida Health Shands Hospital implemented the enhanced recovery after surgery protocol in mid-2015. Under this, doctors can...
13 hours ago - Natural News
Neonatal Diabetes: Nurse Navigator Role
The birth of a child is an exciting time. After a child is born, plans to leave the hospital within days are the normal steps. When that plan is deviated due to a diagnosis of...
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Flying After Surgery. When is it Safe?
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Constance A. Howes Women's Health Innovation Research Fund awards grants
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Pediatrician shares the dangers of 4 toys she wouldn't buy for her own kids
Holiday season is the season of giving. If you are a parent, you may want to carefully think about the toys you will pick for your kids or other children before buying them...
21 hours ago - Natural News
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Social Security Disability Q&A: How to apply, how long you'll wait, and more
There are more than 42,000 people in Ohio, and 1.1 million nationwide, waiting for a Social Security disability hearing. Questions and answers on the process are here.
Adam Driver Is Jacked as Hell In 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi,' and Here's How...
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Hilarious Weight-Loss Quotes to Instantly Feel Better About Your Diet
Anyone who's ever tried to lose weight feels for you. It doesn't matter if it's five pounds or 50. While we can agree that eating healthy and exercising feels great most of the...
Take-away Meals, a Risk Factor for Heart Disease and Diabetes in Children
Regular consumption of take-away meals increases risk of heart disease and diabetes in children.
Your memory is best when thinking about your children
Binghampton University in New York has found that human memory is better when we are thinking about raising our children, new research suggests
World Health Org Announces CBD Has No Health Risks
Today the World Health Organization issued a report stating that the medical use of CBD is safe and poses no health risks. Here are a few highlights from the report: It's not...
8 Fun Facts That Will Make You Adore Olympic Athlete Ryan Stassel
A post shared by ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Ryan Stassel on Nov 21, 2017 at 9:08pm PST Winter is coming, and along with it, the 2018 Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. That gives us the...
Zika babies in Brazil struggle to sit, see, hear or talk
The CDC has tracked the progress of 19 babies with Zika-related microcephaly since birth and reports that as they approach their second birthdays, most face significant...
Italian family are unable to feel pain
Researchers from the University College London found the family's inability to feel pain lets certain relatives tolerate dangerously high temperatures and eat copious amounts...
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