Caribbean Heart Care opens new clinic | Features Local

[ad_1] According to data from the World Health Organization (WHO), cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the leading cause of death globally, claiming about 17.9 million lives each year or about 32 percent of all deaths worldwide. These diseases are a group of disorders of the heart and blood vessels and include coronary heart disease, cerebrovascular disease,… Continue reading Caribbean Heart Care opens new clinic | Features Local

Artist Michelle Browder Is Soon to Open A Museum and Clinic in Honor of The “Mothers of Gynecology”

[ad_1] Photo: Andy Rice for The Washington Post (Getty Images) After unveiling her groundbreaking monument last Mother’s Day, artist Michelle Browder is expanding her work around the “Mothers of Gynecology,” with the opening of a museum and clinic built in their honor. At the age of 18 as a student in Atlanta, Browder came across… Continue reading Artist Michelle Browder Is Soon to Open A Museum and Clinic in Honor of The “Mothers of Gynecology”

Just days before Planned Parenthood opened a new clinic in Kansas, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v Wade

[ad_1] A new Planned Parenthood clinic in a working-class Kansas neighborhood was seen as a place to save local women from long bus rides for birth control, testing and abortions. Main points: Abortion rights groups say thousands of patients are unable to get appointments across the US In some states, the number of abortions dropped… Continue reading Just days before Planned Parenthood opened a new clinic in Kansas, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v Wade

SSU Nursing major gets hands-on experience in Vaccine Clinic

[ad_1] Shawnee State University nursing senior Julie Price administers vaccines to students, staff and faculty during the clinic on campus. A senior at Shawnee State University, Julie Price (Hometown: Proctorville, Ohio) has enjoyed the opportunity to gain clinical experience in her major. Pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Price recently had… Continue reading SSU Nursing major gets hands-on experience in Vaccine Clinic

Dr. Doom says Elon Musk is a ‘lunatic’ on social media regulation

[ad_1] Nouriel Roubini believes Elon Musk’s decision to buy Twitter was “a very bad idea” and he considers the Tesla CEO “a bit crazy” when it comes to regulating or not regulating speech on the social network. The New York University economist, known as “Dr. Condemnation” for his pessimistic economic views — he predicted the… Continue reading Dr. Doom says Elon Musk is a ‘lunatic’ on social media regulation

Dr. Dre Inducts Eminem Into the Rock Hall of Fame – Billboard

[ad_1] On Saturday night (November 5), the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inducted its Class of 2022 in grand fashion. Inductees included Dolly Parton, Eminem, Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, Duran Duran, Eurythmics, Lionel Richie and Carly Simon. Judas Priest and Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis are also joining the Rock Hall with the… Continue reading Dr. Dre Inducts Eminem Into the Rock Hall of Fame – Billboard

Even ‘very poor’ air can leave healthy people with illnesses, say doctors | Latest News India

[ad_1] After two days of ‘severe’ pollution levels, Delhi’s air quality improved marginally to the ‘very poor’ category on Saturday, with the city recording an air quality index (AQI) of 381, according to the daily bulletin issued by Central Pollution. Control Board. However, even that is enough for a young, healthy adult to develop respiratory… Continue reading Even ‘very poor’ air can leave healthy people with illnesses, say doctors | Latest News India

Dr Douglas Mann Discusses Novel CRISPR/Cas9 Findings in ATTR Amyloid Cardiomyopathy

[ad_1] Douglas L. Mann, MD, professor of medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Louis and editor-in-chief of JACC: Foundation for Translational Science discussed the first set of data reported in NTLA-2001, a new investigational intravenous agent targeting TTR levels of TTR genes and proteins, which have been shown to play a… Continue reading Dr Douglas Mann Discusses Novel CRISPR/Cas9 Findings in ATTR Amyloid Cardiomyopathy

Thousands told to self-care at home by NHS 111 are then admitted to hospital

[ad_1] Thousands of patients who were told to self-care at home by NHS 111 were admitted to hospital after presenting themselves, a study has found. Researchers analyzed more than 3.6 million calls to NHS 111 in the North East of England and linked emergency department attendance over a four-year period. Nationally, this suggests that around… Continue reading Thousands told to self-care at home by NHS 111 are then admitted to hospital

Eight-hour waiting times. Patients leaving before being seen. Mass. hospital emergency departments are beyond the brink.

[ad_1] Cook’s recent experience at Mass General is not isolated. While hospital emergency departments across Massachusetts have dealt with surges in sick patients throughout the pandemic and in years past, doctors say what they’re seeing now is unprecedented. Staffing shortages are at an all-time high — about 19,000 positions are unfilled, according to a report… Continue reading Eight-hour waiting times. Patients leaving before being seen. Mass. hospital emergency departments are beyond the brink.