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Model To Predict Risk Of Low Blood Sugar In People

The researches find that the patients being treat for diabetes who are most likely to have low blood sugar. The predictive risk model, developed and test by researchers from Regenstrief Institute; Indiana University School of Medicine and Merck; known as MSD outside of the United States and Canada, is the first to combine nearly all…

Forensic Technique In Criminal Investigation Like POCSO Cases

Forensic Technique In Criminal Investigation Like POCSO Cases

Forensic Technique; In New Delhi, July 26 The Supreme Court on Thursday noted that more designated Forensic Science Laboratories (FSL) were needed across the country to avoid delay in trial and for early disposal of cases covered by the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi…

Radio diagnosis

Lung Cancer Screening: False Positives and True Benefits

The researches find that the decision-making with patients eligible for low-dose CT scans for lung cancer screening. At that time, few patients were being screened, and only one study, the National Lung Screening Trial (NLST), had shown that screening saved lives. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services had just begun paying for CT scans…

Airline flights

During Airline Flights Children With Medical Emergencies Have Limited Aid

Common ailments such as vomiting, fever or allergic reactions events in children afflicted; with medical emergencies during commercial airline flights is common and these aliments should be treated easily; as per the study conducted by the Duke Health researchers. But only few airlines stock first-aid kits with pediatric versions of therapies which would help; like…

Bladder Cancer

Bladder Cancer Treated By Targeted Therapy Erdafitinib

In patients with metastatic bladder cancer marked by mutations in the FGFR3 gene; treatment with the FGFR inhibitor erdaftinib resulted in a 40% overall response rate (ORR) and was well-tolerated. The oral targeted therapy also achieved a 59% ORR in patients for whom immunotherapy had previously failed, indicating this may be a viable option for…

Trapping Of The Female Mosquitoes Helping Chikungunya Virus

Trapping Of The Female Mosquitoes Preventing Chikungunya Virus

Due to lack of preventive measures in controlling Aedes aegypti mosquitoes populations has resulting in the continued expansion of dengue virus, Zika virus and curb chikungunya virus; as the traping successfully protecting people from infection with chikungunya virus in communities in Puerto Rico. Aedes species mosquitos transmit pathogens of public health importance, including dengue. Some…

Family medicine

Connecting Patients With Their Community Transform Healthcare

The researches find that the patients with organizations within their community can help transform healthcare and improve overall well-being, according to new research published in the Journal of Business Research by faculty at Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business. Therefore The article; “Transforming Community Well-being Through Patients’ Live Experiences;” introduces the concept of “patient ecosystem…

Geriatrics

Resistance Training Is Imperative For Older Adults

The researches find that the many older adults, resistance training may not be part of their daily routine, but a new position statement suggests it is vital to improving their health and longevity. “When you poll people on if they want to live to 100 years old, few will respond with a ‘yes’;” says Maren…