Chest CT, x-ray show that breakthrough COVID-19 tends to be mild
Imaging findings on chest CT and x-ray in patients with breakthrough COVID-1...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Higher coronary artery calcium scores increase COVID-19 mortality risk Chest CT gauges COVID-19 disease severity, mortality risk FDG-PET/CT scans assessed for clinical utility in COVID-19 Chest x-ray valuable in COVID-19 follow-up exams VR helps quantify lung damage in COVID-19 patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 10, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Higher coronary artery calcium scores increase COVID-19 mortality risk
Patients with COVID-19 who have higher levels of coronary artery calcium fac...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: States failed to prioritize cancer patients for COVID-19 vaccines AI model spots health disparities in COVID-19 patients When it comes to PE, racial disparities exist among COVID-19 patients Chest CT gauges COVID-19 disease severity, mortality risk VR helps quantify lung damage in COVID-19 patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 9, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency can be more common in winter - here’s food meeting your daily dose
VITAMIN D is essential for regulating the amount of calcium and phosphate in your body, which helps keep bones, teeth and muscles healthy. During the warmer months, your body is able to synthesise this vitamin from sunlight, however you might want to opt for other sources now, the NHS explains. Here are the foods for an extra vitamin D boost, with one meeting exactly the daily recommended intake. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calcium Does Not Benefit Patients in Cardiac Arrest Calcium Does Not Benefit Patients in Cardiac Arrest
Among adults with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, giving calcium did not improve return of spontaneous circulation, and there was a suggestion of worse outcome, in a new randomized controlled trial.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - December 2, 2021 Category: Primary Care Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Insulin/glucose therapy for the treatment of severe calcium channel blocker poisoning in pediatrics. Case report - Garay Bobadilla DS, N úñez JP, Montenegro Urquieta AM, Motto E, Rivello G, Selandari J, Flores Tonfi L.
Calcium channel blocker poisoning is a rare condition in the pediatric population. Signs and symptoms can be rapidly progressive and lead to cardiovascular collapse and death. Hemodynamic support with inotropics and vasopressors is usually not effective. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplements: The 'harmful' sign when you go to the toilet you’ve taken too many
VITAMIN D is crucial for your health, because it helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body. This is necessary for keeping bones and teeth healthy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronary Calcium Scan: A Heart Test That Can Help Guide Treatment
Many doctors recommend the heart test to pinpoint which patients would benefit from treatment to reduce their cardiovascular risk. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jane E. Brody Tags: Tests (Medical) Heart Calcium Blood Pressure Preventive Medicine Cholesterol Obesity Doctors Diet and Nutrition Arteriosclerosis and Atherosclerosis Weight Age, Chronological Content Type: Service Source Type: news

Too many vitamin D supplements? The sign in your speech of 'a neurological condition'
VITAMIN D toxicity occurs when you have excessive amounts of vitamin D in your body. Taking too many vitamin D supplements over a long period of time can cause too much calcium to build up in the body. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: Three major warning signs on your skin - when to take supplements
VITAMIN D helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body, so a deficiency can lead to a number of problems. The body creates vitamin D from direct sunlight on the skin when outdoors, so the winter may be a time when vitamin D deficiency is more common. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Do you take calcium supplements? The side effects to be aware of when going to the toilet
CALCIUM is usually covered by your daily diet. Sources of this vitamin range from dairy products to green leafy vegetables. However, in some cases, people take calcium supplements. Like any medication, calcium supplements can cause some side effects including a warning sign when you go to the toilet that warrants medical advice. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 10, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Calcium, Protein Reduces Falls and Fractures in Older Adults Calcium, Protein Reduces Falls and Fractures in Older Adults
Vitamin D-replete older adults in residential care have fewer falls and fractures when their diets include foods rich in calcium and protein, a randomized controlled trial found.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - November 10, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Egnite touts AI algorithm at TCT 2021
Egnite is highlighting study results of a new artificial intelligence (AI) algorith...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Cardiac PET predicts outcomes in aortic stenosis Deep-learning algorithm can detect, quantify aortic valve calcium 3D printing enhances planning of TAVR procedures Echo groups release guidance on aortic stenosis CT better than echo for aortic annulus before TAVR (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 9, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Advances in imaging genetics of suicidal behavior - Song ZJ, Lai SK, Zhong SM, Jia YB.
Suicide,a major public health problem,is the death caused by injuring oneself with the intent to die.In this paper,we reviewed the genes encoding serotonin system,calcium voltage-gated channel subunit alpha1 C, γ-aminobutyric acid,and spindle and kinetocho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Vitamin D deficiency: The feeling in your back and muscles which 'could be a sign'
VITAMIN D is really important for our bodies, because it helps regulate the amount of calcium and phosphate in the body. This is necessary for keeping bones and teeth healthy. A lack of vitamin D can impact several areas, including your back and muscles. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CAC Score 0 Unreliable to Rule Out Stenosis in Younger Patients CAC Score 0 Unreliable to Rule Out Stenosis in Younger Patients
A negative calcium scan didn ' t mean symptomatic patients were free of stenoses liable to cause clinical trouble later on, especially if they were younger -- say, less than age 60 -- in a large cohort study.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - October 28, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news