Predictors of severe sepsis-related in-hospital mortality based on a multicenter cohort study: The Focused Outcomes Research in Emergency Care in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Sepsis, and Trauma study, Medicine
This study aimed to identify prognostic factors for severe sepsis-related in-hospital mortality using the structural equation model (SEM) analysis with statistical causality. Sepsis data from the Focused Outcomes Research in Emergency Care in Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Sepsis, and Trauma study (FORECAST), a multicenter cohort study, was used. Forty seven observed variables from the database were used to construct 4 latent variables. SEM analysis was performed on these latent variables to analyze the statistical causality among these data. This study evaluated whether the variables had an effect on in-hospital mor...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NLM Awards 2021-2026 Regional Medical Library Cooperative Agreements
The National Library of Medicine has awarded five-year cooperative agreements to seven institutions selected to serve as Regional Medical Libraries (RMLs) and four institutions selected as National Coordinating Offices in the Network of the National Library of Medicine (NNLM). The agreements begin May 1, 2021. (Source: NLM General Announcements)
Source: NLM General Announcements - April 9, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

UNT Health Science Center leads health literacy outreach in seven states
(University of North Texas Health Science Center) A recently awarded $6.4 million grant allows the Lewis Library to increase its reach helping communities through health-centered education, information, outreach and grant-funding to external organizations. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New Roche data at 2021 AAN highlight impact and breadth of expanding neuroscience portfolio
             Basel, 8 April 2021 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that new data for its approved and investigational medicines for the treatment of neurological disorders will be presented at the 73rd American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Annual Meeting being held virtually April 17-22, 2021. These new data include 23 abstracts highlighting the expanding Roche neuroscience portfolio across six therapeutic areas, including EVRYSDI ™ (risdiplam) for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), OCREVUS® (ocrelizumab) in relapsing and primary progre...
Source: Roche Media News - April 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Roche data at 2021 AAN highlight impact and breadth of expanding neuroscience portfolio
             Basel, 8 April 2021 - Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today announced that new data for its approved and investigational medicines for the treatment of neurological disorders will be presented at the 73rd American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Annual Meeting being held virtually April 17-22, 2021. These new data include 23 abstracts highlighting the expanding Roche neuroscience portfolio across six therapeutic areas, including EVRYSDI ™ (risdiplam) for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), OCREVUS® (ocrelizumab) in relapsing and primary progre...
Source: Roche Investor Update - April 8, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

UPMC Health Plan, Partner4Work training program focuses on underserved communities
UPMC Health Plan, Partner4Work and Health IT Pittsburgh are partnering on a new program that will train people in underserved communities for jobs in UPMC Health Plan ’s customer service. The eight-week training program will bring three cohorts of five candidates each to virtual instruction and training for the jobs, which include call center, sales and database management skills. The candidates are being recruited through Medicaid via Partner4Work. The progra m is funded by Health IT Pittsburgh,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 7, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Race Coefficient Alters Kidney Disease Stage in Many Black Patients Race Coefficient Alters Kidney Disease Stage in Many Black Patients
Yet another database documents that applying the race coefficient when calculating eGFR in Black adults reclassifies many into a less severe stage of chronic kidney disease. But does this impact outcomes?Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nephrology News Source Type: news

Managing COVID symptoms (including at the end of life) in a prison setting. Implementing NG163, NICE Shared Learning Database
The purpose of NICE guideline NG163 is to provide recommendations for managing COVID ‑19 symptoms for patients in the community, including at the end of life. The aim of this work was to apply this to the secure healthcare setting to ensure rapid and effective triaging of COVID-19 positive patients and to support appropriate stratification to implement effective management plans. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Correction to: 'Some people just want to watch the world burn: the prevalence, psychology and politics of the 'Need for Chaos'' - Arceneaux K, Gravelle TB, Osmundsen M, Petersen MB, Reifler J, Scotto TJ.
The originally published version of this paper incorrectly spelt the author Mathias Osmundsen's name as Matthias Osmundsen. This has been corrected on the publisher's website. [The author's name has also been corrected in the SafetyLit database.] ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Shaping the future of digital technology in health and social care
This report, commissioned by the Health Foundation, provides a summary of evidence for how emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence, smartphones, wearable devices and the internet of things are being used within care settings around the world.ReportMore detail (Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection)
Source: The Kings Fund - Health Management Specialist Collection - April 7, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: The King ' s Fund Library Tags: Digital health and data Social care Source Type: news

$1.4 million Andrew W. Mellon Foundation grant expands Enslaved.org research
(Michigan State University) he Andrew W. Mellon Foundation awarded $1.4 million to Michigan State University for Enslaved: Peoples of the Historical Slave Trade, or Enslaved.org, a first-of-its-kind database containing millions of records cataloging the lives of enslaved Africans and their descendants. Enslaved.org, developed and maintained by MSU researchers, links data collections from multiple universities, archives, museums and family history centers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Allm completes $51M financing round
Japan-based mobile communications company Allm has raised approximately 5.6 billio...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Allm releases free COVID-19 CT images library Siemens, Allm partner on mobile image sharing (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 6, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Minute: Can diet help with inflammatory bowel disease?
More than 6.8 million people worldwide are estimated to be living with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). IBD is believed to be the result of a malfunctioning immune system, which results in an inappropriate immune response that attacks the lining of the intestines. There is no cure and no exact cause, though researchers continue to look at how genes, [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 6, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Treating tonsillitis
Did you know that your tonsils -- two oval-shaped pads of tissue at the back of the throat, one on each side -- are your immune system's first line of defense against bacteria and viruses that enter your mouth? This function may make the tonsils particularly vulnerable to infection and inflammation. Tonsillitis is inflammation of [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 6, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Introducing Wormicloud, a text summarization tool
We are happy to introduce Wormicloud, a new tool that summarizes scientific articles in a graphical way through word clouds. This tool is aimed at facilitating the discovery of new experimental results not yet curated by model organism databases and is designed for both researchers and biocurators. Wormicloud is customized for the Caenorhabditis elegans literature and provides several advantages over existing solutions, including being able to perform full-text searches through Textpresso, which provides more accurate results than other existing literature search engines. Wormicloud is integrated through direct links f...
Source: WormBase - April 5, 2021 Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Ranjana Kishore Tags: brief communication news paper of interest Uncategorized text summarization tools Source Type: news

NLM Technical Bulletin, Mar-Apr 2021, RxNorm April 2021 Release
The RxNorm April monthly release became available for download on Monday, April 5, 2021 and includes a new Qualitative Distinction modifier. See below for more details.   (Source: NLM Technical Bulletin)
Source: NLM Technical Bulletin - April 5, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Characteristics of survivors of suicide seeking counseling from an NGO in Denmark: analyses of a national database - Erlangsen A, Fleischer E, Gunnell D, Nordentoft M.
OBJECTIVE: The loss of a friend or family member to suicide, i.e., surviving suicide, can be devastating. Yet, little is known regarding the support received by survivors of suicide. We aimed to examine the characteristics of survivors of suicide who sough... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Feeling unsafe at school and associated mental health difficulties among children and adolescents: a systematic review - Mori Y, Tiiri E, Khanal P, Khakurel J, Mishina K, Sourander A.
This study systematically reviewed the literature on perceived school safety. We investigated the prevalence, factors and associated mental health difficulties, as well as cross-cultural findings. Five databases were searched up to 9 February 2021 for peer... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Basketball vs. hockey-the changing face of sport-related injuries in Canada - Axelrod D, Ziegler T, Pincus D, Widdifield J, Marks P, Paterson M, Wasserstein D.
OBJECTIVE: To characterize and compare the incidence of basketball-related, soccer-related, and hockey-related injuries over a 10-year period. DESIGN: Cohort analysis of sport-related injuries using multiple Ontario healthcare databases. SETTING: E... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Adiposity as a risk factor for sport injury in youth: a systematic review - Toomey CM, Whittaker JL, Richmond SA, Owoeye OB, Patton DA, Emery CA.
OBJECTIVE: To determine whether high or low adiposity is associated with youth sport-related injury. DATA SOURCES: Ten electronic databases were searched to identify prospective studies examining the association between adiposity [body mass index (BMI) or ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

What Are Recommendations for Using Portable Listening Devices?
In this study listening to audiobooks, movies, or playing videogames was less likely to exceed the threshold. However the use of PLDs has increased overtime, particularly with the need for online educational activities due the COVID-19 pandemic. Use of PLDs particularly in the setting of other ambient noise and the duration of the activities may have changed since this and other studies were published. Problems associated with increased noise aren’t just hearing loss but other aural problems including tinnitus, sound distortion, difficulty understanding speech, dizziness, and earache. Other “extra-auditive da...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 5, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: Esophageal cancer is one of the deadliest cancers
Esophageal cancer occurs in the esophagus -- a long, hollow tube that runs from the throat to the stomach -- and can occur anywhere along the esophagus. Men are more likely to develop esophageal cancer than women. While treatable, esophageal cancer is rarely curable. "It's an uncommon cancer," says Dr. Shanda Blackmon, a Mayo Clinic general thoracic surgeon. [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 5, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

'Bee' prepared for insect stings
You may not be aware of an allergy until you're stung. Summer's the season for gardening, playing outside, backyard picnics and just enjoying the outdoors. It's also the season of bee and other insect stings. According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma& Immunology, about 5% of the population is allergic to insect stings. [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 5, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Selecting an antidepressant that's right for you
Depression is a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. It affects how you feel, think and behave, and it can lead to emotional and physical problems. Medications and psychotherapy are effective for most people with depression. If you have severe depression, you may need a hospital stay, or you [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 5, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Packing plastic: how a federal ban on 3D printed firearms may protect the public while retaining constitutionality - Raven WA.
"No online database will replace your daily newspaper, no CD-ROM can take the place of a competent teacher and no computer network will change the way the government works" exclaimed Clifford Stoll in a 1995 editorial belittling a newfangled device called ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Epidemiology and trend of US pediatric burn hospitalizations, 2003-2016 - Armstrong M, Wheeler KK, Shi J, Thakkar RK, Fabia RB, Groner JI, Noffsinger D, Giles SA, Xiang H.
BACKGROUND: Thermal injury is a leading cause of unintentional pediatric trauma morbidity and mortality. METHODS: This retrospective analysis of the 2003-2016 Kids' Inpatient Database (KID) included children ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

A historical examination of police firearms - Phillips SW.
This study provides a historical examination of firearms in policing to understand how weapons have evolved within the American field. A search was conducted of historical newspaper databases and a small number of books and journal articles for information... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Covid-19 and repercussions in mental health: a narrative review of literature - Pavani FM, Silva AB, Olschowsky A, Wetzel C, Nunes CK, Souza LB.
OBJECTIVE: To identify the repercussions on mental health of groups and populations in the context of the new coronavirus pandemic. METHOD: Narrative review carired out in three databases, in March 2020, using the descriptors mental health and coro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Evidence concerning the regulation of firearms design, sale, and carrying on fatal mass shootings in the United States - Webster DW, McCourt AD, Crifasi CK, Booty MD, Stuart EA.
Research Summary We used data from the FBI's Supplemental Homicide Reports and other publicly available databases to calculate state-level annual incidence of fatal mass shootings for 1984-2017. Negative binomial regression models were used to estimate the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Sharing Mayo Clinic: Daughter quits smoking to donate liver to her mom
When she learned that a liver transplant could save her mom's life, April Wilson didn't hesitate to stop smoking and say yes to being a living donor. April Wilson smoked for 25 years and tried many times to quit, but nothing seemed to work. "I tried everything," April says. "I used every replacement therapy, Chantix, [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 4, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Squirrel Hill Health Center reports data breach
Squirrel Hill Health Center said late Friday that it had discovered and dealt with a potential data privacy breach in a database of some former and current patients. The Pittsburgh-based health center said it had been alerted in early February to unauthorized activity on its computer network involving malware between Jan. 28 and Feb. 4. It began an investigation immediately with outside computer experts and found information that may have been exposed could ha ve included names, addresses, dates… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 3, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Squirrel Hill Health Center reports data breach
Squirrel Hill Health Center said late Friday that it had discovered and dealt with a potential data privacy breach in a database of some former and current patients. The Pittsburgh-based health center said it had been alerted in early February to unauthorized activity on its computer network involving malware between Jan. 28 and Feb. 4. It began an investigation immediately with outside computer experts and found information that may have been exposed could ha ve included names, addresses, dates… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 3, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news

Science Saturday: Regenerative medicine on cusp of health care transformation
The evolution of regenerative medicine has reached a milestone, moving from exploratory pipelines to daily clinical care options. Mayo Clinic's Center for Regenerative Medicine, a driver of this innovation, explored the underpinnings needed to more broadly advance regenerative health care toward standardized practice. The conclusions of this study are outlined in a review published in Regenerative Medicine. [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 3, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Pandemic Accentuates Need for Caribbean Countries to Improve Food and Nutrition Security
Jaxine Scott displays some vegetables in her backyard garden at her Kingston, Jamaica home. Credit: Kate ChappellBy Kate ChappellKINGSTON, Jamaica, Apr 2 2021 (IPS) Last year, Jaxine Scott was off work as a caregiver at a primary school as a result of the pandemic. One day, she noticed a green shoot emerging from some garlic in her fridge. She decided to plant it, and to her surprise, it thrived. “I thought ‘It looks like I have a green thumb, let me plant something else,’” Scott says. She now has a backyard garden, including cucumber, pumpkin, melon, callaloo, cantaloupe, pak choy and tomatoes. &ld...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 2, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kate Chappell Tags: Development & Aid Economy & Trade Featured Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Food Sustainability Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Latin America & the Caribbean TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: 5 elements of a balanced fitness routine
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: At the beginning of the year my resolution was to focus on fitness. I have never had a formal plan before, but I joined a gym. Do you have any advice on a variety of exercises or workouts a beginner like me can focus on, so I don't get bored immediately? ANSWER: A well-balanced [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 2, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Why you should get the first COVID-19 vaccine offered to you
Vaccination is an important step in the fight against the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Being vaccinated for COVID-19 protects you from becoming infected and possibly infecting those around you. COVID-19 vaccines that have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration are being distributed by local states and communities, and they are free. If you are [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 2, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Treating testicular cancer
April is Testicular Cancer Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about treating testicular cancer, the most common cancer in American men 15 to 35. Signs and symptoms of testicular cancer include a lump or enlargement in either testicle; a feeling of heaviness in the scrotum; a sudden collection of fluid [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 2, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: What's the latest on COVID-19 vaccines for children?
Across much of the U.S., people age 16 and over are now eligible to be vaccinated for COVID-19. But what about younger children? Children under 16 are not yet eligible to receive any of the COVID-19 vaccines that have been approved for emergency use in adults, and public health experts explain that children will need [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 2, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Amazon, HBO Max, Hulu and More in April
Every month, streaming services add movies and TV shows to its library. Here are our picks for some of April’s most promising new titles. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Contested effects and chaotic policies: the 2020 story of (hydroxy) chloroquine for treating COVID19, Cochrane Library
Cochrane Review by Bhagteshwar Singh and colleagues definitively concludes that hydroxychloroquine has no clinical benefit in treating COVID ‐19 in hospitalized patients. 2 External 0 0 0 [ false https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.ED000151/full#ED000151-bib-0001 true false%> 2 External 0 0 0 1 false https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.ED000151/full#ED000151-bib-0001 true false%>] The dissemination of information on these drugs in the scientific press and other media has been rapid and tumultuous with strong and polarized opinions among scientists, politicians, and the ge...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Unique neurologic symptoms lead to surprising cancer diagnosis
A team of scientists from Mayo Clinic and two other institutions published a study in 2019 that showed the existence of an autoimmune disorder that affects men. The disorder causes the immune system to attack the brain, causing severe neurologic symptoms. That's what happened to a Florida man, and his search for answers led him [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 1, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Autism spectrum disorder and digestive symptoms
World Autism Awareness Day will be observed on Friday, April 2, which makes this a good time to learn more about the connection between autism spectrum disorder and digestive symptoms. Autism spectrum disorder is a condition related to brain development that affects how a person perceives and socializes with others, causing problems in social interaction and [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 1, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: 2020 was a record year for solid organ transplants, even amid COVID-19 pandemic
2020 was a record year for solid organ transplants, according to the Mayo Clinic Transplant Center. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic the center performed the most solid organ transplants across its three campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota, than any time in history. One organ donor can save up to eight lives. Register to be an [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 1, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

At least 2,050 Americans have died after taking the coronavirus vaccine (so far)
(Natural News) The number of Americans who have died after getting the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine has soared to 2,050 as of March 19. This is according to data from the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS), a federal database that tracks injuries and deaths after vaccination. The death toll is a subset of 44,606 total adverse events, which... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Playground equipment-related genital injuries in children: an analysis of United States emergency departments visits, 2010-2019 - Nabavizadeh B, Namiri NK, Hakam N, Li KD, Amend GM, Breyer BN.
We examined the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System database to obtain play... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The IASLC Molecular Database Project: Objectives, challenges and opportunities
(International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer) A new Molecular Database Project initiated by the International Association for the Study of Lung (IASLC) will accelerate the understanding of lung cancer biology, clinical care and care delivery on a global scale and will improve the prognosis and optimal treatment of lung cancer across time and space, according to an editorial in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology, an official journal of the IASLC. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q and A: Childhood diabetes
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I recently noticed that my 7-year-old daughter has been drinking more water than usual, even though her activity has not increased. A neighbor mentioned that I should have her screened for diabetes. My daughter is not overweight nor does she eat excessive amounts of sugar. Should I take her to her doctor? ANSWER: Hydration [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 31, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Consumer Health: How much water do you need?
Water is essential to good health. Every cell, tissue and organ in your body needs water to work properly. Water is essential for maintaining your body temperature; lubricating and cushioning your joints; and getting rid of waste through urination, perspiration and bowel movements. And drinking water during or after a meal aids digestion. But how [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 31, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Mayo Clinic Q & amp;A podcast: A race between vaccines, the virus and variants
COVID-19 vaccine eligibility is increasing across the U.S., as many states lower age requirements for those who can be vaccinated for COVID-19. By the end of March, the U.S. will have received 240 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine, and 173 million doses of those will have been distributed, according to Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - March 31, 2021 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Ever wondered what red foxes eat? There's a database for that
(University of Sussex) A Sussex researcher has compiled hundreds of records to provide free online access to research on global carnivore diets. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 30, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news