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Why is the United States Suicide Rate So High?

Suicide is a significant and often unaddressed public health problem in America - and it is  getting worse. It...
COVID-19, Recap on How the Medical Field has Handled the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

Recap on How the Medical Field has Handled the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

Updates on the COVID-19 pandemic have come out almost daily. Whether it’s social distancing guidelines, facemask recommendations, treatments, or...
food, Nutrition: With Education, Cancer Patients And Families Can Improve It

With a Little Education, Patients And Families May Be Able to Address Malnutrition in...

Malnutrition affects anywhere from 50% to 80% of cancer patients. A new study examined the effectiveness of a patient-...

Black Children Have a Significantly Higher Risk of Dying from Post-Surgery Complications, Study Finds

African American children, even when healthy, have a notably higher risk of dying from postoperative complications compared to white...

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Cardio Round-up: AFib Less Deadly Than It Used To Be; Anger and HF

Cardio Round-up: AFib Less Deadly Than It Used To Be; Anger and HF; and...

A Decline in the Deadliness of AFib? Authors for this study calculated hazard ratios for the association between time varying atrial fibrillation (AFib), and also...

COVID-19 Update: US Death Toll Hits 170,000; Fauci Warns Against Attempting Herd Immunity; and...

World News: At the close of another week and the near halfway point of August, there are now over 21.1 million cases of COVID-19 in...
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How Do Stress and Anger Contribute to Heart Failure?

A new study indicates that mental stress may have physical effects that affect the heart, and heart failure in particular, according to new research. "Under...
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Hem/Onc Round-up: Aspirin in Late-stage Cancer, Smoking and Cancer Screening, and more

Here are the top stories recently covered by DocWire News in the hematology/oncology section. In this edition, read about the use of aspirin in...
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Rheum Round-up: Rheumatic Disease and COVID-19 Severity, Improving Hip Fracture Outcomes, and more

Here are the top stories recently covered by DocWire News in the rheumatology section. In this edition, read about the effect of rheumatic diseases...

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