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Intensive Treatment Will Potentially Prevent Emergency Department Visits

Intensive Treatment Will Potentially Prevent Emergency Department Visits

For people with diabetes, taking medications and monitoring their blood sugar is part of the rhythm of their daily lives. However, according to new research from Mayo Clinic, more than 20% of adult patients in the U.S. are likely treated too intensively. This has caused thousands of potentially preventable emergency department visits and hospitalizations for…

Anxiety

Risk For Anxiety Is More In Younger stroke survivors

Anxiety is common after stroke and transient ischemic attacks. TIAs typically resolve quickly and do not cause permanent damage. They are called mini-strokes or warning strokes because they can foreshadow a full stroke. Few stroke studies have explored anxiety predictors, especially among survivors who previously lacked signs of depression. The new research found 22% of…

Exercise Could Play A Role In Limiting Hunger Immediately

Exercise Could Play A Role In Limiting Hunger Immediately

Are you hungry after you exercise? That might not be a problem if you’re at a healthy weight, but if you’re trying to shed extra pounds, the calories you take in could replace the ones you just worked so hard to burn off. For decades, researchers have tried to find out whether the intensity and/or duration…

Brain tumor

Non-Invasive Electrical Stimulation Alters Blood Flow In Brain Tumors

In a first-of-its kind study, neurologists at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC); tested the use of non-invasive electrical stimulation as a novel therapeutic approach to brain tumors. In an experiment published in Science Advances; the scientists led by Emiliano Santarnecchi, demonstrated that applying low-intensity electrical stimulation to the brains of patients with tumors; resulted…

Pathological Study Revealing Expression Of M Gene Segment Of Influenza

Pathological Study Revealing Expression Of M Gene Segment Of Influenza

A pathological study revealing the expression of M gene segment of influenza A virus determines host range. According to the study, the host range of the influenza A virus (IAV) is restricting by dysregulating expression of the M viral gene segment. IAV pandemics arise when a virus adapting to a non-human host overcomes species barriers to…

Vaginal microbiome

Cervicovaginal Microbiome Can Elicit Resistance To chlamydia

Vaginal microbiome is believed to protect women against Chlamydia trachomatis; the etiological agent of the most prevalent sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in developed countries. New research by the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) shows how the microbiome can either protect or make a woman more susceptible to these serious infections. The research is…

Ebola Virus Another Outbreak In Congo Emerged

Ebola Virus Another Outbreak In Congo Emerged

The study finding that the Ebola virus has killing thousands of people in Western Africa between 2014 and 2016. Finally this proving that; scientists step closer to an Ebola cure. Recently, another outbreak in Congo emerged, killing roughly a thousand people. Now, scientists are a step closer to an Ebola cure, thanks to two new…

Health Insurance Cover With Continuous Mounting Prices Of Healthcare

Health Insurance Cover With Continuous Mounting Prices Of Healthcare

According to the study, the higher health insurance cover with the continuous mounting prices of healthcare in the country; and with the ever growing occurrences of diseases; health insurance today is a definite requirement. The massive shift in our lifestyle has made us more prone to an array of health disorders. The average cover of…