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Food Poisoning: What It Is and How to Prevent It - Preventive Medicine

Last updated: 06/09/2019

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 1 in 6 Americans will experience foodborne illness throughout the year. Contracting food poisoning is as...

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5 Facts About Shoulder Injuries

Last updated: 06/06/2019

Gregory Nicholson, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. He specializes in shoulder and elbow... One of the nation’s leading shoulder...

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Health Care Heroes Awards honor physicians, nurses, innovators

Last updated: 06/03/2019

The Atlanta Business Chronicle has selected Emory health sciences faculty and staff as winners or finalists in its annual Health Care Heroes Awards competition.  Mahlon DeLong,...

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Working in the Clouds: The Virtual Lab | The New York Academy of Sciences

Last updated: 06/02/2019

Working in the Clouds: The Virtual Lab Jinghui Zhang By Carina Storrs, NYAS Contributor For scientists of all stripes, research networks are expanding. The number of authors...

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Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis - Discover Health

Last updated: 05/31/2019

Rheumatoid arthritis immobilized Nancy, but joint replacements and advanced medical treatments got her up and moving again. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease...

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A Nose for Science

Last updated: 05/30/2019

Posted on May 23rd, 2019 by Dr. Francis Collins Our nose does a lot more than take in oxygen, smell, and sometimes sniffle. This complex organ also helps us taste and, as many...

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More isn't better when it comes to evaluating chest pain

Last updated: 05/28/2019

Most patients seen in a hospital emergency department for chest pain did not experience major cardiac events within six months following discharge, new research from UC Davis...

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Opioid epidemic drives search for new chronic pain treatments, including diet

Last updated: 05/28/2019

With the U.S. waist deep in the opioid epidemic, many chronic pain patients are suddenly finding opioid treatments restricted by their doctors. As a neurologist and...

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