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Jane Fonda Has Cancerous Growth Removed From Lip
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Neurologic and Functional Morbidity in Critically Ill Children With...
Objectives: Neurologic and functional morbidity occurs in ~30% of PICU survivors, and young children may be at particular risk. Bronchiolitis is a common indication for PICU...
Novel Process Aims to Speed Up Testing of New Clinical Drugs
Building new platforms for the testing and development of new drugs for safety and efficacy is more predictable for human physiology.
California hospitals look like a flu 'war zone'
Several hospitals in Southern California have set up emergency tents in their parking lots to treat the influx of flu patients as this year's deadly strand infects thousands.
Failure of Invasive Airway Placement on the First Attempt Is Associated With...
Objectives: The aim of this study was to describe the proportion of acute respiratory compromise events in hospitalized pediatric patients progressing to cardiopulmonary...
The Link Between a Lack of Sleep and Type 2 Diabetes
While type 2 diabetes is usually associated with weight, the kinds of foods you eat, and genetics, there's also a link between sleep deprivation and developing type 2 diabetes...
Improving Pediatric Preparedness in Critical Access Hospital Emergency...
Objectives Critical access hospitals see few pediatric patients. Many of these hospitals do not have access to physicians with pediatric training. We sought to evaluate the...
Breastfeeding for 6 Months or More can Reduce Risk of Diabetes by Half
Breastfeeding for six months or longer cuts the risk of developing type 2 diabetes by nearly half.
Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony
The 2018 Winter Olympics will be over sooner than you think, and you better be sure to set your calendar for the closing ceremony. (Why are the Olympics so short, by the way?...
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Risk Factors and Beliefs Reported by Families...
Objectives Adolescents are at greater risk for acquiring human immunodeficiency virus due to increased risk behaviors. Parental influence is known to reduce adolescent risk...
Former Cleveland Clinic doctor on leave due to sexual assault allegations...
Ryan Williams, the former Clinic doctor, says he's been "essentially estranged" from his identical twin brother Bryan Williams, an anesthesiologist in Maryland.