Early risk stratification of mortality in the geriatric patients who are at high risk for bleeding and fall from a ground level: an analysis of the national data - Ahmed N, Kuo YH.
BACKGROUND: The purpose of the study is to identify the risk factors of mortality early in patients who have history of using of anticoagulants or coagulopathy and sustained a ground level fall (GLF). METHODS: The American College of Surgeons Traum... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Gum disease could be a sign of 'poor blood sugar levels for a long period of time'
GUM disease is a common condition that can lead to bleeding from the mouth and swollen gums. If we have a problem with our gums, most of us would assume it's due to our teeth cleaning routine. However, it could also be a sign of something more serious. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman loses ‘half her bum cheek’ to flesh-eating infection – symptoms to spot
THE NHS warns the public to watch out for any unusual symptoms such as a lump, pain, or bleeding. The reason for this is because these can sometimes be signs of cancer or another condition which needs treatment. However, as in the case of one woman, the true diagnosis sometimes doesn't happen until much later. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

SmartMouth Introduces Activated Mouthwash Formulated for Kids
SmartMouth Kids eliminates and prevents bad breath for 24 hours with just two rinses a day and features a kid-friendly grape flavor to encourage good hygiene and promote oral health among childrenST. LOUIS, Aug. 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartMouth – a leading provider of innovative oral-care products – continues to expand its product line with the introduction of SmartMouth Kids – the only kids ' mouthwash scientifically proven to eliminate and prevent bad breath for 24 hours with just two rinses per day. SmartMouth Kids is available in a 10-ounce dual-chamber bottle on smartmouth.com and Amazon at...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 13, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

' Obesity Paradox' in AF Challenged as Mortality Climbs With BMI'Obesity Paradox' in AF Challenged as Mortality Climbs With BMI
Mortality rose with body mass index in patients with new atrial fibrillation in a GARFIELD-AF analysis, which also examined BMI effects on bleeding with NOACs vs vitamin-K antagonists.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - August 12, 2022 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Potent DAPT After CABG Halves Vein Graft Failure
(MedPage Today) -- Doubling up on antiplatelet agents after coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery cut down on graft failure but increased bleeding risk at least as much, pooled clinical trial data showed. Saphenous vein graft failure risk... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - August 9, 2022 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Hormonal Contraceptives, Menstruation, and the Female Microbiome Hormonal Contraceptives, Menstruation, and the Female Microbiome
This study explores the impact of suppressed ovulation, menstrual bleeding, and shifts in sex hormones on the oral, vaginal, rectal and fecal microbiome composition in healthy women.Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Periodontal outcomes of children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis
ConclusionChildren and adolescents with ADHD had more gingival bleeding than their non-ADHD peers, but no difference regarding plaque or gingivitis was detected between groups.  (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - August 4, 2022 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NJ police searching for tractor cab after bleeding woman seen yelling for help
Authorities are searching for a white tractor-trailer cab after a woman inside it was seen bleeding from her face and yelling for help on Route 130 in South Brunswick. #southbrunswick #tractortrailercab #route130 #tractorcab (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bleeding woman spotted screaming inside semi-truck cab on New Jersey highway
The woman is believed to be white or Hispanic and in her 20s. According to the witness description, she has long brown hair and was wearing a brown flannel shirt. The driver is a white older man wh… #brownflannelshirt #newjersey (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - August 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

"My heart and my brain is what's bleeding, these are just cuts." an interpretative phenomenological analysis of young women's experiences of self-harm - Norman H, Marzano L, Oskis A, Coulson M.
Engagement in self-harm, defined as intentional self-poisoning or self-injury irrespective of the apparent purpose of the act, is increasing, particularly among girls and young women. Understanding the behavior from the perspective of those who self-harm i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

For 25 years Luke needed jabs to stop bleeding. Now he's been liberated by a breakthrough therapy 
When Luke Pembroke was diagnosed with the bleeding disorder haemophilia at 11 months old, doctors offered his mother Debra a glimmer of hope - one day there might be a cure. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lisa Snowdon: Star reveals 'missing piece of the puzzle' that curbed menopause symptoms
AMONGST appearing regularly on television, personality Lisa Snowdon has and still is working hard to campaign for better awareness, education and resources for people going through menopause. After perimenopause-induced sleep problems, anxiety and debilitating bleeding forced her to turn down work in her 40s, the presenter and HRT advocate spoke exclusively with Express.co.uk on her involvement with the latest This Morning menopause campaign and the methods she uses to keep herself fit and healthy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 30, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CBD Could Help Cops Get Relief From Stress, Insomnia, and Chronic Pain. But Using It Puts Their Job in Jeopardy
There were moments in the past few years when Police Sgt. Brian Vaughan would have tried almost anything to break the cycle of sleeplessness that wore him down—to wash away the images, sounds, and smells of violence that stuck to his memory, and ease the constant pain that was shooting through his back. At one point, he found himself tempted to try CBD, a widely available cannabis derivative that can offer relief from many ailments. “It would have been great to be able to take it and see if it helps,” says Vaughan, a 14-year law enforcement veteran and training coordinator for the police department in Dal...
Source: TIME: Health - July 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Katja Ridderbusch Tags: Uncategorized Drugs freelance healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Haematological evaluation of bruising and bleeding in children undergoing child protection investigation for possible physical maltreatment: a British Society for Haematology Good Practice Paper - Biss T, Sibson K, Baker P, Macartney C, Grayson C, Grainger J, Chalmers E, Dixon S.
The aim of this Good Practice Paper is to advise on haematological evaluation of bruising and bleeding in children undergoing child protection investigation for possible physical maltreatment; to consider which children should undergo investigations, which... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news