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Mortality with two stress ulcer prophylaxis treatments did not differ in critically ill patients

1 hour ago   |   Healio

Among critically ill patients requiring mechanical ventilation, 90-day in-hospital mortality rates did not differ significantly between those who received proton pump...
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Systemic sclerosis linked to higher risk for gastrointestinal bleeding

2 hours ago   |   Healio

Patients with systemic sclerosis are at a significantly higher risk for gastrointestinal bleeding compared with those without the disease, according to data published in...
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Bernie Is Back: Is His Heart Healthy?

3 hours ago   |   MedPageToday

]]> - While campaigning in Las Vegas last October, Vermont senator Bernie Sanders began experiencing tightness in his chest. He was rushed to a hospital where he was diagnosed...
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Pediatric empyemas - Has the pendulum swung too far?

8 hours ago   |   Journal of Pediatric Surgery

The management of childhood empyemas has transformed over the past decade, with current trends favoring chest tube placement and intrapleural fibrinolytic therapy. Although...
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New Technique Predicts Which Melanoma Patients Are at Risk for Cancer Recurrence and Spread

11 hours ago   |   BWH

Investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital present a new, quantitative technique that leverages DNA sequencing to make more sophisticated and accurate predictions about...
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Pheochromocytoma, paraganglioma underrecognized cause of secondary osteoporosis

11 hours ago   |   Healio

Adults with pheochromocytoma or paraganglioma are nearly five times more likely to experience a vertebral fracture, a hallmark of osteoporosis, when compared with adults with...
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Parents react to hospital's sign about using phones around babies

12 hours ago   |   NBC News

A parenting and youth development expert called the poster "pretty damaging."
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Men 'should be allowed to donate sperm after DEATH'

Men 'should be allowed to donate sperm after DEATH'

14 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

Two experts from the University of Leicester and Wythenshawe Hospital in Manchester said it would be 'morally acceptable' for men to have their sperm harvested after they died...
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Will Brexit end the shortcut of NHS operations done by EU doctors?

Will Brexit end the shortcut of NHS operations done by EU doctors?

14 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Thousands of patients are choosing to bypass NHS waiting lists by visiting hospitals across Europe but with Brexit looming, its future could hang in the balance.
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Kids spending too much time gaming

14 hours ago   |   News Medical

According to a children's health poll from the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital National Poll, 86 percent parents believe that their adolescent children are spending excessive...
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Popular 'cocktails in a can' and alcopops can contain as much sugar as SIX...

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Men 'should be allowed to donate sperm after DEATH'

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