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Symptoms of Leukemia, Ibrutinib

The Symptoms of Leukemia

Leukemia, which derives from the Greek words leukos (white) and haima (blood) is a form of cancer that affects...
What to Eat to Prevent Anemia?

What to Eat to Prevent Anemia

Anemia occurs in patients who do not have enough healthy red blood cells or hemoglobin to transport oxygen throughout...
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How Does Sickle Cell Anemia Affect the Body?

Sickle cell disease refers to a group of inherited red blood cell disorders. Anywhere between 70,000 and 80,000 Americans...
The Most Common Causes of Cancer

The Most Common Causes of Cancer

Few words evoke as much fear as “Cancer” – a disease that Americans are all too familiar with, and which robs of the lives of our friends

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Can an Active Choice Intervention in Electronic Health Records Increase Cancer Screening?

Can an Active Choice Intervention in Electronic Health Records Increase Cancer Screening?

An active choice intervention in the electronic health record (HER) directed to medical assistants was associated with a significant increase in clinician ordering of...
Eating a Healthy Diet May Reduce the Risk of Hearing Loss

Eating a Healthy Diet May Reduce the Risk of Hearing Loss

The findings of a recent study suggest that adhering to a healthy diet may reduce the risk of acquired hearing loss, especially among older...
Difelikefalin Reduced Severity of Itch

Difelikefalin Improved Quality of Life

Washington, DC—More than 40% of patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) undergoing hemodialysis have moderate-to-severe pruritis, resulting in poor quality of life. Difelikefalin DFK;CR845),...
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Study Finds VR App to Be as Effective in Delivering CPR Training as a...

A recent study has found that virtual reality (VR) is as effective as a certified trainer in providing CPR training. This study, led by...
Platinum Exposure May Increase Mortality Risk in Testicular Cancer Patients

Platinum Exposure May Increase Mortality Risk in Testicular Cancer Patients

A new study analyzed the association between exposure to platinum through certain types of chemotherapy and mortality in patients with testicular cancer. “The prognosis of...

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