HOP-STEP program builds plan for 'pregnancy success' in patients with lupus
HILTON HEAD, S.C. - A program developed at Duke University called Healthy Outcomes in Pregnancy with SLE Through Education of Providers, or HOP-STEP, can educate providers and...
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Jury awards $3M to fired Planned Parenthood Arizona worker
A former Planned Parenthood Arizona employee who claimed she was wrongfully fired after she reported unsafe medical practices has been awarded $3 million
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These days, it seems like everyone is jumping on the keto train, but if you're trying to figure out what's approved on this eating plan , one of the easiest no's is pasta...
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The Journal of Pediatrics-Goals and Successes
As described in our Editorial in 2009, our goal is “to provide original, peer-reviewed articles oriented toward clinical practice to help physicians stay abreast of the latest...
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Mini kidneys grown from stem cells give new insights into kidney disease and therapies
Medical researchers have grown 'miniature kidneys' in the laboratory that could be used to better understand how kidney diseases develop in individual patients. These kidney...
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Stem Cell Agency to Ask for New Funds Despite Failed Promises
California's stem cell agency is almost out of money. Its supporters plan to ask voters for more funding next year, even though no agency-funded treatments have been approved...
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The Suicide Prevention Hotline Is Getting A 3-Digit Number
It's about to get easier for those contemplating suicide to call for help The Federal Communications Commission announced on Thursday that they plan to move forward with making...
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DIY tips for delivering a baby if healthcare providers are not available
A hospital or birthing center might sound like the safest place to deliver your baby. Depending on your birth plan, you'll probably want nurses, a doctor, a doula, and/or...
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Oregon court orders girl, 13, to undergo cancer surgery after taking away custody from her mother
The Clackamas County Circuit Court ordered that plans move forward for Kylee Dixon, 13, of Wilsonville, Oregon to undergo 'life-saving' surgery to treat her rare liver cancer.
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City parks lift mood as much as Christmas
New research shows that visitors to urban parks use happier words and express less negativity on Twitter than before their visit - and that their elevated mood lasts for up to...
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Having high blood pressure in your 30s damages your brain in old age
University College London researchers believe there is a 'sensitive period' in early middle-age - roughly between the ages of 36 and 53 - in which high blood pressure is...
It Takes Years for Heart to Recover from Smoking
Experts have long thought that an ex-smoker's risk of heart attack, stroke, heart failure or death from heart disease returns to normal within five years.
Task Force Updates Breast Cancer Recommendations
New recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force may help clarify who can benefit most from a risk assessment test. Now, if a woman has a high risk, the task...
Vaping Linked to Impaired Vascular Function
Vaping was found to damage blood vessels even when the solution does not include nicotine, stated new study.
The UK and US have the HEALTHIEST packaged foods in the world, finds review
The UK ranked 2.83 out of five, followed by the US with 2.82 in an analysis of more than 400,000 products across the globe by researchers at the University of Oxford.
I'm a Trainer, and These Are the Ab Exercises Everyone Should Know For a...
No matter your fitness level, having a strong core should always be prioritized, in my opinion. To clarify, I'm not talking about getting a six-pack; there's a difference...
Scientists develop a blood test which can predict whether you will die in...
A team from the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing in Germany developed a blood test after looking at more than 44,000 people who ranged from 18 to 109 years old.
Smoking E-Cigarettes Without Nicotine Can Destroy Blood Vessels
E-cigarettes, including nicotine-free ones, can be detrimental to the body's blood vessels. These may lead to irreversible damages to our lungs and the circulatory system.
Having Kids Made Me Notice All The Things My Parents Did Wrong
When my sisters and I were in elementary school, we were often left alone at home. Both of our parents worked, and since we lived in the middle of nowhere, I'd spend my days...
Quitting smoking could cut the risk of cardiovascular disease by 40% within...
A new study from Vanderbilt University has found that it could take up to 25 years for a former heavy smoker's cardiovascular disease risk to be similar to that of a never smoker.