No pokies, no Ho and no Chinese VIPs: Packer's Barangaroo challenge
The NSW government cemented the near term financial fate of James Packer's Crown casino at Sydney's Barangaroo with the stroke of a pen on Friday.
1 hour ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Updates in stroke research: Stroke in COVID-19, benefits of spirituality and more
In observance of May being American Stroke Month, Healio and Cardiology Today have compiled a list of top recent updates in stroke research. Readers were most interested in the...
22 hours ago - Healio
Identifying optimal vasopressor treatment for nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
Results of an Electronic Health Record study assessing the most commonly used medications for raising blood pressure in patients with nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage , a...
2 days ago - News Medical
Prostate Cancer Drug Could Be 'Game Changing'
For men with advanced prostate cancer, a new hormone therapy pill works better than standard injections - and carries a much lower risk of heart attack or stroke.
2 days ago - Web MD - 2 articles
Early Extubation Tied to Better Outcome After Stroke Thrombectomy
Patients extubated within 6 hours after undergoing thrombectomy for stroke are twice as likely to experience better outcomes than patients extubated later, new research...
2 days ago - Medscape
Confirmed ischemic stroke rates low in COVID-19
Patients hospitalized with COVID-19 had low rates of ischemic stroke confirmed by imaging, according to a study published in Stroke. The study also found that most strokes in...
2 days ago - Healio - 10 articles
Structural Connectomics: State of the Art and Applications in Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Neuro-Oncology, and Arterial Ischemic Stroke
The human connectome reflects the agenda for the new era of brain networks.1 The connectome represents the structural and functional layout of brain networks and often is...
3 days ago - The Journal of Pediatrics - 3 articles
Research finds delayed treatment for ischemic stroke patients during COVID-19 pandemic
New research published today in the Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery shows ischemic stroke patients are arriving to hospitals and treatment centers an average of 160...
3 days ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Experts issue new guidance to improve stroke care amid COVID-19
Top stroke experts have issued new guidance to ensure stroke patients receive safe, timely care while preventing the transmission of COVID-19.
3 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Novel Sleep Index May Predict Recurring Vascular Events
]]> - A novel sleep burden index incorporating sleep duration, insomnia, apnea, and restless legs syndrome predicted subsequent cardiovascular or cerebrovascular events after...
3 days ago - MedPageToday
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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...
Promise Treatment For Cancer Patients
New type of treatment for metastatic non-small cell lung cancer is being tested by researchers.
UK announces daily Covid-19 death toll taking the official count past 38,480
NHS England today announced 85 more Covid-19 fatalities in hospitals only, while Scotland announced nine, Wales 11 and Northern Ireland one.
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...
UK announces 215 more Covid-19 deaths, taking the number of victims to 38,376
Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden announced the figure tonight at Downing Street's daily press conference. It marks the lowest Saturday total since March 21, when 56 deaths were...