UR School of Nursing Cuts Tuition of Degree-Completion Program for Nurses
Responding to New York State's landmark “BS in 10” legislation requiring future nurses to obtain a baccalaureate degree in nursing within 10 years of their initial licensure...
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CMS 2019 proposal offers new coding options to GIs
AUSTIN, Texas - In this exclusive video perspective from GI Outlook 2018, Glenn Littenberg, MD, FASGE, chair of the ASGE reimbursement committee and chief medical officer at...
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Regeneron receives FDA approval for EYLEA Injection sBLA in patients with wet AMD
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a supplemental Biologics License Application for EYLEA Injection in...
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Purdue Pharma's sales pitch downplayed risks of opioid addiction
Two decades ago, Purdue Pharma produced thousands of brochures and videos that urged patients with chronic pain to ask their physicians for opioids such as OxyContin, arguing...
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Top stories in gastroenterology: Probiotics linked to brain fog, insufficient evidence to support gluten-free diet for IBS
Among the top stories in gastroenterology is research linking probiotics to bacterial growth that causes brain fog and raping abdominal bloating, and there is a lack of...
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Weight Gain Doesn't Diminish Benefits of Giving Up Smoking
Risk for type 2 diabetes rises temporarily for people who gain weight when they quit smoking, but cardiovascular benefit stays steady regardless. Medscape Medical News
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UK lawmakers urge government to relax rules on e-cigarettes
A committee of British lawmakers is urging the government to loosen restrictions on e-cigarettes as a way of cutting the smoking rate
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WATCH: 4 ways to ditch the babysitter and work out with your kids
Husband-and-wife trainers Chris and Heidi Powell break down simple workout moves you can do at home with your children to get the whole family excited about fitness.
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'Lost' contact lens removed from woman's eyelid after 28 years
A 42-year-old woman was hit by a shuttlecock when she was 14 and thought the lens had fallen out.
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Dominant men make decisions faster
Men who exhibit high social dominance make faster decisions than low-dominance men even outside a social context, finds a large behavioral study.
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Coal Miners at High Risk of Developing Deadly Lung Fibrosis
Coal miners are at an increased risk of developing progressive massive fibrosis. Coal mine operators and coal miners need to be educated about the harmful effects of coal mine...
How to Identify Risk of Gestational Diabetes During Pregnancy?
A blood test done early in the first trimester of pregnancy can help women make lifestyle changes even before gestational diabetes can develop.
Man told he'd never walk or talk because of rare disease stuns doctors with...
Macauley Collinson, from Lancaster, suffers with the rare Moebius Syndrome - a rare neurological condition which affects the nerves controlling facial expression and eye movement.
Virtual Training Can be Given to Primary Care Doctors to Diagnose Autism Early
Hands-on training and virtual discussions on Autism can help primary care doctors diagnose autism early and prevent the delay that is usually caused by seeking an expert far...
Gene-to-gene Interaction can be Understood Better With the New Statistical...
Gene-to-gene Interaction can be understood better with the New Statistical Method- AA9int. This method can be used to evaluate gene-to-gene interactions associated with cancer...
New cancer pill stops tumor cells repairing - making them weaker
Researchers based at the Francis Crick Institute in London and Oxford University are developing a drug that blocks the ability of tumour cells to repair themselves.
Caring for Parents After the Death of a Child
Objectives: To describe the health outcomes of bereaved parents and identify practical strategies for critical care providers as they support and provide anticipatory guidance...
Weight Loss: More Protein can Reduce Fatty Liver
Increase in dietary protein is linked to reduce the liver's fat content in people with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease .
Lead levels in baby food ‘worrisome' but industry can fix the problem
Laboratory analysis of 50 big-name baby foods all showed the presence of at least one heavy metal, with two-thirds having “worrisome” levels, according to information from...
Physical activity in teenage girls can be improved with mental training...
The level of physical activity of female teenagers can be enhanced with mental training, according to a study published in the Journal of Sport and Health Science. The study...