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Can Stimulating The Brain Treat Chronic Pain?

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
For the first time, researchers at the UNC School of Medicine showed they could target one brain region with a weak alternating current of electricity, enhance the naturally occurring brain rhythms of that region, and significantly decrease symptoms associated with chronic lower back pain. The resu......
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Big Data And Advanced Artificial Intelligence Techniques Used To Tackle Alzheimer's Disease

Nov 14, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Sports concussions, Parkinson’s disease, and hormone therapy for cancer – all can have memory loss as symptoms. But do the biochemical processes of each type of memory loss have anything to reveal about the memory loss that is part of Alzheimer’s disease? Rong Xu, PhD, recently received a total of......
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Five-minute neck scan can spot dementia 10 years earlier, say scientists

Nov 13, 2018 , CNN Health
A five-minute neck scan could predict a person's risk of developing dementia a full decade before symptoms emerge, researchers have said....
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Health Tip: Symptoms of Kidney Stones

Nov 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Symptoms of Kidney StonesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/9/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/9/2018 12:00:00...
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Most Child Tonsillectomies Unnecessary, Study Finds

Nov 10, 2018 , WebMD
Recurrent or chronic sore throat is the most common reason for getting a tonsillectomy. Evidence shows that the surgery results in modest, short-term reductions in recurring, severe sore throats in children aged 3 to 15, but not in those with milder...
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Kratom Use in Pregnancy Spurs Withdrawal Symptoms in Newborns

Nov 09, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Kratom Use in Pregnancy Spurs Withdrawal Symptoms in NewbornsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 11/7/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/7/2018 12:00:00...
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Recognizing ADHD When You're an Adult

Nov 03, 2018 , WebMD
Your symptoms may have been there all along, but you didn't realize what they were. Find out common "light bulb moments" and how adults get diagnosed with...
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Relenza vs. Tamiflu

Nov 01, 2018 , RxList
Relenza (zanamivir) and Tamiflu (oscltamivir phosphate) are antiviral medications used to treat flu symptoms caused by influenza virus in patients who have had symptoms for less than 2 days. Relenza and Tamiflu may also be given to prevent influenza in people who may be exposed but do not yet have symptoms. Relenza and Tamiflu will not treat the common...
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Infection Team Investigates NJ Rehab Facility

Oct 31, 2018 , WebMD
Adenovirus typically causes cold-like symptoms, but can be fatal in weakened patients. The children at Wanaque have developmental disorders or immune...
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FDA approves TherapeuticsMD's menopause drug

Oct 30, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved TherapeuticsMD's oral hormone therapy for menopause symptoms such as hot flashes, sleep disturbances and night sweats, the company said on Monday....
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WHO says air pollution kills 600,000 children every year

Oct 30, 2018 , Reuters
Air pollution kills an estimated 600,000 children every year and causing symptoms ranging from loss of intelligence to obesity and ear infections but there is a limited amount parents can do, a World Health Organization report said on Monday....
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Our Mobile Health and Parkinson’s UK create apps and devices library

Oct 30, 2018 lpostelnicu@himss.org (Leontina Postelnicu), Mobile Health News
Parkinson’s UK and Our Mobile Health have launched an apps and devices library to help people living with Parkinson’s manage their symptoms in response to increasing demand for trusted digital health tools. Following an independent assessment process, six apps reviewed against ten key attribute areas, including interoperability, patient safety, and regulation, have been approved so...
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Health Tip: Understanding Cataract Symptoms

Oct 28, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Understanding Cataract SymptomsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/26/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/26/2018 12:00:00...
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Gene Therapy for Parkinson's Symptoms Shows Promise

Oct 28, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Gene Therapy for Parkinson's Symptoms Shows PromiseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/25/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/26/2018 12:00:00...
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Is Pot Addictive? Study Shows Withdrawal Symptoms Can Occur

Oct 28, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Is Pot Addictive? Study Shows Withdrawal Symptoms Can OccurCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/25/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/26/2018 12:00:00...
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Pot Can Cause Withdrawal Symptoms, Study Shows

Oct 27, 2018 , WebMD
A new study undermines the popular belief that pot is more or less harmless. Researchers found that, while coming down from their high, some heavy users will feel withdrawal symptoms like anxiety, hostility, insomnia and...
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Students experienced trauma symptoms after Trump's election

Oct 27, 2018 , CNN Health
The 2016 election was psychologically traumatic for some, according to a new study published in the Journal of American College Health. It found that 1 out of 4 students surveyed experienced clinically significant event-related distress short term....
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Gene Therapy for Parkinson's Symptoms Is Promising

Oct 26, 2018 , WebMD
A new treatment for Parkinson’s disease uses a virus to deliver gene therapy to a targeted area of the brain. While not a cure, scientists hope it will help control symptoms of the progressive neurological...
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Fatal Viral Outbreak At New Jersey Medical Center Poses High Risk For Frail, Young Patients

Oct 26, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
As adenovirus infection claimed its seventh victim, health officials investigate the cause of the outbreak at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell, N.J.. The for-profit center has closed its doors to new patients. Normally, the virus would cause a mild illness with cold-like symptoms in otherwise healthy people....
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The FDA just approved the first new flu treatment in nearly 20 years

Oct 25, 2018 , CNBC Health
Genentech's Xofluza, baloxavir marboxil, is meant to treat acute uncomplicated influenza in patients 12 years and older who have had symptoms for no more than 48...
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