Swimming in cold water could relieve pain

Experts at Cambridge University and the University of East Anglia have called for research into cold-water therapy as a treatment for serious pain, in light of the sea curing debilitating pain.
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Conclusions: PSE is a safe and effective alternative in the management of pediatric PHTN in select populations. PSE may be a favorable alternative to splenectomy and portal systemic shunting because it preserves functional spleen mass and avoids postprocedure accelerated liver disease or encephalopathy.
Source: Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Original Articles: Hepatology Source Type: research
Conclusion: In this study, GPs could be seen in young children as young as 16 months of age and ultrasonography is sufficient for follow-up in stable and asymptomatic patients.
Source: Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Original Articles: Hepatology Source Type: research
Objective: We reviewed medical records and conducted a nationwide survey to characterize the clinical features and determine the prevalence of biliary tract disease in girls and women with Rett syndrome (RTT). Methods: Sixty-two individuals with RTT and biliary tract disease were identified from the membership of Rett Syndrome Organization and patient files of the principal investigator. Medical records of 46 individuals were reviewed for presenting features, diagnostic tests, and treatment outcomes of biliary tract disease. We designed a questionnaire that probed the frequency of risk factors and treatment outcomes o...
Source: Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Original Articles: Hepatology Source Type: research
Over 200 million women and girls alive today have been circumcised. Four of them shared with The Times their pain, emotional trauma and sexual struggles — and their journey to feel whole.
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Education John Rugh Professor  UT Health San Antonio - School of Dentistry John Rugh is professor and director of the evidence-based practice program at UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry. Raised in Corvallis, Oregon, he received a doctorate from the University of California Santa Barbara and a postdoctorate from Claremont Graduate School. At UT Health, he founded and directed the dental school’s Facial Pain Clinic, and was research director and chair of the orthodontics department. Nationally,…
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OAKWORKS Inc.Lithotripsy/Urology Table: CFLU401, Catalog Number: 75216-T01 - Product Usage: Oakworks¿ Imaging Tables are radiographic tables intended for use with mobile or compact stationary C-arm Imaging Systems. It is ideally suited for pain management imaging and therapeutic procedures. These tables are suitable to use for diagnostic x-ray imaging and imaging during therapeutic procedures such as spinal injections, vertebroplasty procedures and other pain management procedures. The CFLU Table is designed for Lithotripsy and Urology procedures. It is intended to be operated by a healthcare professional in a medic...
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Education John Rugh Professor  UT Health San Antonio - School of Dentistry John Rugh is professor and director of the evidence-based practice program at UT Health San Antonio School of Dentistry. Raised in Corvallis, Oregon, he received a doctorate from the University of California Santa Barbara and a postdoctorate from Claremont Graduate School. At UT Health, he founded and directed the dental school’s Facial Pain Clinic, and was research director and chair of the orthodontics department. Nationally,…
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Publication date: August 2019Source: Biomedical Signal Processing and Control, Volume 53Author(s): Nur Ayuni Mohamed, Mohd Asyraf Zulkifley, Wan Mimi Diyana Wan Zaki, Aini HussainAbstractGlaucoma is an ocular disease caused by damaged optic nerve head (ONH) due to high intraocular pressure (IOP) within the eyeball. Usually, glaucoma patients will not realize the presence of this disease due to lack of visible early symptoms such as pain and redness mark. The disease can cause permanent blindness if it is not treated immediately. Hence, glaucoma screening is very crucial in detecting the disease during the early stages. The...
Source: Biomedical Signal Processing and Control - Category: Biomedical Science Source Type: research
We present a case of a fifty two-year old Arab man who has been admitted in urology department for right lumbar pain. A suspect malignant adrenal mass has been detected. He underwent right adrenalectomy and histologically it was SFT. The follow-up three years after surgery is unremarkable. The prognosis of SFT after surgery is unpredictable. A long term follow-up is mandatory to detect local recurrence or distant metastasis.
Source: Urology Case Reports - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 22 May 2019Source: The Lancet Global HealthAuthor(s): Katherine E Sleeman, Maja de Brito, Simon Etkind, Kennedy Nkhoma, Ping Guo, Irene J Higginson, Barbara Gomes, Richard HardingSummaryBackgroundSerious life-threatening and life-limiting illnesses place an enormous burden on society and health systems. Understanding how this burden will evolve in the future is essential to inform policies that alleviate suffering and prevent health system weakening. We aimed to project the global burden of serious health-related suffering requiring palliative care until 2060 by world regions, age groups,...
Source: The Lancet Global Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
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