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2021 Articles Matching "blood"

Severity of E. Coli-Linked Diarrhea May Depend on Blood Type

May 20, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Severity of E. Coli-Linked Diarrhea May Depend on Blood TypeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/17/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/18/2018 12:00:00...
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Startup LifePlus announces noninvasive CGM wearable currently in testing

May 19, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Yesterday, startup LifePlus exited stealth mode to reveal what it claims to be the first noninvasive continuous blood glucose monitoring multi-sensor wearable, called LifeLeaf. Although details are scare on exactly how the technology works, the company said the product is being tested in five clinical trials around the...
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Nebula Genomics, Longenesis team up to create life data ecosystem, data sharing platforms

May 18, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
DNA, health records, and blood test results are not only intimately personal, they are also a valuable asset to researchers. Recently a smattering of companies have been working to create a market for people to share and sell their personal data to researchers and healthcare players. Those efforts are going one step further, as two growing names in the health data and blockchain industry are teaming...
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Meal kit service Sun Basket tries to reach a new audience: 30 million people with diabetes

May 18, 2018 , CNBC Health
Sun Basket has created diabetes-friendly recipes to assist diabetics to manage their blood glucose...
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Blood Type Affects Severity Of Diarrhea Caused By E. Coli

May 18, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A new study shows that a kind of E. coli most associated with “travelers’ diarrhea” and children in underdeveloped areas of the world causes more severe disease in people with blood type A. The bacteria release a protein that latches onto intestinal cells in people with blood type A, but not blood ......
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Blood Type May Impact Severity of E. Coli Illness

May 18, 2018 , WebMD
Some people infected with this type of E. coli develop severe, watery diarrhea. For others, the infection causes only mild symptoms or none at...
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Florida officials are going to try to battle mosquitoes with drones

May 17, 2018 , CNBC Health
In preparation for one of the most intense mosquito seasons, Florida officials will be tackling the little bloodsuckers using drones. US News & World Report has the...
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How A Telestroke Program Saved The Life Of A 30-Year-Old Stroke Patient

May 17, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Chris Scholten was sitting on the couch with his wife Crystal when he felt something pop in the back of his head. His blood pressure spiked, he began throwing up and talking like a child. At age 30, he was having an unusual type of stroke. An ambulance took Mr. Scholten to Palos Community Hospital......
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National Trial: EEG Brain Tests Help Patients Overcome Depression

May 17, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Imagine millions of depressed Americans getting their brain activity measured and undergoing blood tests to determine which antidepressant would work best. Imagine some of them receiving “brain training” or magnetic stimulation to make their brains more amenable to those treatments. A national rese......
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He donated blood every week for 60 years and saved 2.4 million babies

May 17, 2018 , CNN Health
Most people, when they retire, get a gold watch. James Harrison deserves so much more than that....
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Melania Trump’s Embolization Procedure Explained

May 16, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
First lady Melania Trump underwent the procedure and will remain in the hospital for the week. The purpose of an embolization is to cut off the blood supply to a lesion to cause it to shrink and ultimately die...
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Verily reported to be working on painless blood collection device

May 16, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Verily researchers have built prototype devices for painless blood collection that uses a system of “exploding” micro-needles, magnets, and potentially a blood storage chamber, CNBC...
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7 Mistakes That Can Boost Your Blood Pressure Reading

May 15, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: 7 Mistakes That Can Boost Your Blood Pressure ReadingCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/11/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/14/2018 12:00:00...
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Eliquis vs. Coumadin (Blood Thinners)

May 15, 2018 , RxList
Eliquis (apixaban) and Coumadin (warfarin) are anticoagulants (blood thinners) used to reduce blood clotting and reduce the risk of stroke, heart attack, and systemic embolism in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation....
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Plavix vs. Xarelto

May 15, 2018 , RxList
Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate) and Xarelto (rivaroxaban) are anticoagulants (blood thinners) that inhibit aspects of blood clotting and are used to treat patients with acute coronary syndrome, heart attack (myocardial infarction), peripheral vascular disease, and ischemic strokes....
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Air pollution during pregnancy tied to high blood pressure in kids

May 15, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Women who breathe polluted air during pregnancy may be more likely to have children who develop high blood pressure, a U.S. study suggests....
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Plavix vs. Lovenox

May 15, 2018 , RxList
Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate) and Lovenox (enoxaparin sodium) are anticoagulants (blood thinners) that inhibit aspects of blood clotting and are used to treat patients with acute coronary syndrome, heart attack (myocardial infarction), peripheral vascular disease, and ischemic strokes....
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7 Mistakes That Boost Your Blood Pressure Reading

May 15, 2018 , WebMD
Talking while the cuff is on can boost your blood pressure reading. So can a full bladder or crossing your legs, the American Heart Association (AHA)...
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Plavix vs. Pradaxa

May 15, 2018 , RxList
Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate) and Pradaxa (dabigatran) are anticoagulants (blood thinners) that inhibit aspects of blood clotting and are used to treat patients with acute coronary syndrome, heart attack (myocardial infarction), peripheral vascular disease, and ischemic strokes....
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Plavix vs. Brilinta

May 13, 2018 , RxList
Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate) and Brilinta (ticagrelor) are anticoagulants (blood thinners) that inhibit aspects of blood clotting and are used to treat patients with acute coronary syndrome, heart attack (myocardial infarction), peripheral vascular disease, and ischemic strokes....
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