Enterovirus may be linked to paralysis in 12 Colorado children, study finds

Enterovirus may be linked to paralysis in 12 Colorado children, study finds Since early August last year, 107 children over 34 US states have developed acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) – a sudden form of muscle weakness or paralysis. The condition is characterized by limb weakness, difficulty swallowing and/or facial weakness. Read more on Medical News […]

Try This!: Sit-ups that use momentum and get heart rate racing

Image from page 125 of “A system of human anatomy, general and special” (1847) Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: 101496230.nlm.nih.gov Title: A system of human anatomy, general and special Year: 1847 (1840s) Authors: Wilson, Erasmus, Sir, 1809-1884 Goddard, Paul B. (Paul Beck), 1811-1866 Subjects: Anatomy Publisher: Philadelphia : Lea and Blanchard Contributing Library: […]

Latest Hypoparathyroidism News

Shire links with US hospital for rare disease research … over the last couple of years, with deals such as the 2013 purchase of Viropharma for £2bn, which brought hereditary angioedema (HAE) Cinryze in-house, as well as its planned $ 5.2bn takeover of NPS that will add hypoparathyroidism drug Natpara. Read more on PMLiVE Natpara […]

Prolonged therapy with trabectedin recommended for soft-tissue sarcoma

Prolonged therapy with trabectedin recommended for soft-tissue sarcoma A final analysis of a phase 2 trial led to recommending continuation of trabectedin for patients with advanced soft-tissue sarcoma (STS) who have not progressed after six courses of treatment. These results were published in The Lancet Oncology (2015; … Read more on Oncology Nurse Advisor

AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive

AP Interview: Ukraine PM: Russia could spark new offensive The prime minister said the West must stay united in helping Ukraine repel Russian aggression and that achieving this would be the "joint success of the entire free world." The European Union and the United States have slapped sanctions on Russia for … Read more on […]

Latest Rectus Femoris Strain News

Peyton Manning: Peyton played with torn quad since Week 15 However, Manning was practicing in full and it's worth noting that a "strain" is by definition a tear. Manning could not have played through a complete tear. The future Hall of Famer still heads into the offseason with plenty of question marks. Jan. 12 … […]

Mesoblast Selected for Fast Track Access to Potential Investment Incentives in

Mesoblast Selected for Fast Track Access to Potential Investment Incentives in … The lead therapeutic product candidates under investigation include MPC-150-IM for chronic congestive heart failure, in partnership with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., MPC-06-ID for chronic discogenic low back pain, MSC-100-IV for acute graft … Read more on Nasdaq

Intraosseous Access: What's Out There?

Intraosseous Access: What's Out There? Begin by sliding your thumb up the anterior shaft of the humerus until you reach the greater tubercle. This is the surgical … First, IOs should not be placed in a bone that is fractured or was previously penetrated (i.e., used for another IO attempt … Read more on FireEngineering.com