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Doctor Surrenders License After Ohio Sex Abuse Scandal

Doctor Surrenders License After Ohio Sex Abuse Scandal

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April 16, 2021 -- Ted W. Grace, MD, a doctor implicated in the Ohio State University sex abuse scandal dating back decades, has surrendered his license to practice medicine and surgery in the state of Ohio, according to the State Medical Board. The surrender is permanent, says Joel Whetstone, a spokesperson for the medical board.…
Dealing With Anxiety at Work

Dealing With Anxiety at Work

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If you find yourself getting stressed at work, know that it happens to everyone and it’s completely normal. But if you realize that stress is constant, overwhelming, and prevents you from living your life, it could be an anxiety disorder.Having anxiety at work can have a huge impact on you and your career. People who…
Scientists Create Monkey-Human Embryos

Scientists Create Monkey-Human Embryos

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By DENNIS THOMPSON HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, April 15, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers have successfully introduced human stem cells into monkey embryos in the lab, creating short-lived hybrid organisms that could prove an important step in growing human transplant organs from livestock or creating better animal models for studying human disease. The human/monkey chimeras --…
Why Three Families Entered Kids in a COVID Vaccine Trial

Why Three Families Entered Kids in a COVID Vaccine Trial

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April 16, 2021 -- As more and more adults are getting vaccinated against COVID-19, researchers are reaching out to families as they recruit the youngest members of the population to test how effective the vaccine will be in them. For the newest round of vaccine trials, focused on the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines, researchers need…
COVID lockdown empties Delhi streets amid deadly surge

COVID lockdown empties Delhi streets amid deadly surge

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Transmission electron microscope image of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, emerging from human cells. Credit: NIAID New Delhi led major cities across India into a weekend lockdown Saturday as the country confronts a fierce new coronavirus wave, with more than 230,000 fresh daily cases and families clamouring for drugs and hospital beds. Hopes that…
Alaska to offer tourists COVID-19 vaccines starting June 1

Alaska to offer tourists COVID-19 vaccines starting June 1

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Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy said Friday that COVID-19 vaccines would be made available at key airports in the state starting June 1, in unveiling plans aimed at bolstering the state's pandemic-battered tourist industry. Dunleavy, a Republican, outlined plans for a national marketing campaign aimed at luring tourists using federal aid money…
Worldwide COVID-19 death toll tops a staggering 3 million

Worldwide COVID-19 death toll tops a staggering 3 million

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by David Biller, Maria Cheng and Joshua Goodman In this April 13, 2021, file photo, the remains of a woman who died from complications related to COVID-19 are placed into a niche by cemetery workers and relatives at the Inahuma cemetery in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The global death toll from the coronavirus topped a…
Roundup: eHealth support for African lower income countries, HIMSS hosts first CMx and more briefs

Roundup: eHealth support for African lower income countries, HIMSS hosts first CMx and more...

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TELEMEDICINE CLINIC UK JOINS NHS LUNG HEALTH CHECK PROGRAMME   European provider of teleradiology services, Telemedicine Clinic, in partnership with Alliance Medical and Doncaster Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), has started providing reporting services for low dose CT scans. As part of the UK NHS's Targeted National Lunch Health Check programme, the Doncaster-based project is part…
At MemorialCare, digital health program enables turnaround for depression patients

At MemorialCare, digital health program enables turnaround for depression patients

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MemorialCare Health System, based in Fountain Valley, California, is always looking for ways to help its community by providing meaningful health-and-wellness services. THE PROBLEM With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent isolating effects of lockdowns and social distancing, MemorialCare began seeing an influx of mental health and substance use disorder patients within the…
How COVID-19 opened a new chapter for population and public health

How COVID-19 opened a new chapter for population and public health

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(Photo by Morsa Images/Getty Images)COVID-19, against a background of growing awareness of health inequities, has expanded how we define population health. New laws, policies and funding have helped spur solutions. The Black Lives Matter movement, begun in 2013 to highlight the deaths of Black men and women by law enforcement, has swelled to include an…