How a Viral Hand Gesture Is Helping Abuse Survivors How a Viral Hand Gesture Is Helping Abuse Survivors
"We knew gender-based violence would spike during the pandemic. Abuse often happens behind closed doors and spikes in times of crisis."WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines)
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Intensive Care Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Patients Can Experience Burnout Too Patients Can Experience Burnout Too
Although the primary focus of clinical burnout has been health care professionals ― with good reason ― a new model suggests adding the patient could improve chronic condition outcomes.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine News Source Type: news

Independent Health launches affiliate to manage chronically ill members
WNY Coordinated Medical Care PC will manage a new Care for You program. And in other health news, G-Health Enterprises expands; Roswell Park gets state approvals; and a local adult home will see a new operator. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Health Management Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

How Reliable Is Automated Urinalysis in Acute Kidney Injury? How Reliable Is Automated Urinalysis in Acute Kidney Injury?
This study evaluated the role of automated urinalysis in predicting acute kidney injury. How did its reliability compare with manual microscopy?Laboratory Medicine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pathology & Lab Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Foodborne Infections Caused During the COVID-19 Pandemic Foodborne Infections Caused During the COVID-19 Pandemic
What might explain the significant decrease in foodborne infections during the COVID-19 pandemic--the first decline in many years?Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention Journal Article Source Type: news

Sertraline Inhibits CatSper Ca2+ Channels in Human Sperm Sertraline Inhibits CatSper Ca2+ Channels in Human Sperm
This in-vitro study investigated whether selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressants affect the function of human sperm.Human Reproduction (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health Journal Article Source Type: news

Not Frail and Elderly: How Invasive Can We Go? Not Frail and Elderly: How Invasive Can We Go?
Should elderly spinal deformity patients who are not frail be considered for more invasive procedures? What are the limitations?Spine (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Nurses as Experts at Collaborative Innovation Sprints Nurses as Experts at Collaborative Innovation Sprints
The inclusion of nurses at collaborative innovation events could bring fresh perspectives and new ideas to help drive healthcare innovation.OJIN: The Online Journal of Issues in Nursing (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nursing Journal Article Source Type: news

Management of Acute Cardiovascular Complications in Pregnancy Management of Acute Cardiovascular Complications in Pregnancy
This article provides guidelines for the clinician in managing acute cardiovascular complications in these patients.European Heart Journal (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cancer: The seemingly healthy drink that may boost your cancer risk by 80% - study warning
CANCER rates remain stubbornly high, particularly in Western countries. But academics continue to reiterate that prevention is key. According to one line of research, a seemingly healthy beverage may substantially boost the risk of the disease. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Docs on the Move Docs on the Move
A roundup of important career moves and accomplishments among physicians.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Dementia: Study identifies one measurement which could determine your risk
DEMENTIA has been found to be more common in people belonging to a lower economic class, research has found. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China's response to Covid-19, BMJ
This collection of articles written by people involved with China's response to SARS-CoV-2 attempts to shed light on China's experiences and draw out lessons for the rest of the world. China's prevention and control strategies remain more aggressive than most other countries. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coffee 'significantly associated' with lower risk of prostate cancer, study finds
MAINTAINING a healthy diet is one of the best ways we can keep ourselves fit and healthy during not just the winter, but all year round. Once we fit it into our daily routine, it becomes easier, now it turns out one part of that daily routine could be saving your life as well as waking you up in the morning. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcohol-specific deaths in the UK: registered in 2020
In 2020, there were 14.0 deaths per 100,000 people related to alcohol-specific causes, which was an 18.6% increase when compared to 2019 (11.8 per 100,000), the highest year-on-year increase since the data time series began in 2001. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

We ’re Getting Close to ‘Universal’ Vaccines. It Hasn’t Been Easy.
A new class of flu vaccines could eventually save millions of lives — and perhaps stop the next pandemic — if scientists can overcome the remaining obstacles. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kim Tingley Tags: Fauci, Anthony S Influenza Clinical Trials Vaccination and Immunization Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Epidemics Viruses Source Type: news

Antibiotic regimens for earlyonset neonatal sepsis
Review (5 RCTs; n=865) concludes that current evidence is insufficient to support any antibiotic regimen being superior to another in this setting, and that large RCTs assessing different antibiotic regimens in early ‐onset neonatal sepsis with low risk of bias are needed. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WHO updates its living guideline on COVID-19 therapeutics
This 7th guideline update includes a new strong recommendation against administering convalescent plasma (CP) for treatment of non-severe COVID-19, and a recommendation not to use CP for treatment of severe or critical COVID-19, except in the context of a clinical trial. ** NEW ** 2 External 0 0 0 strong recommendation against   convalescent plasma false https://app.magicapp.org/#/guideline/nBkO1E/section/nJB6MR true false%> in patients with non-severe COVID-19 (published 7 December 2021); ** NEW ** 2 External 0 0 0 recommendation not to use convalescent plasma false https://app.magicapp.org/#/guideline/nBkO1E/...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Statins side effects: Two neurological side effects to be aware of - how to 'reverse' it
STATINS are a group of medicines that are used to lower the cholesterol in your blood, helping to prevent heart disease and stroke. Like all medications, statins have potential side effects, some of which may be neurological. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Social Democrat Olaf Scholz elected German leader as Merkel era ends
Scholz, a member of the socialist SPD party, will lead a three-party coalition with the Greens and the pro-business FDP party. #spd #fdp #olafscholz #merkel #greens (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid booster jab booking system opens to over-40s in England
Another seven million people will be able to book their top up jab, including those in at-risk groups. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Guidance for investigating and managing individuals with a suspected or confirmed infection with Omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant of concern in healthcare settings, UKHSA
This guidance for healthcare staff in primary and secondary care provides advice on the investigation and management of patients who may be infected with the SARS-CoV-2 Omicron variant of concern and of their contacts. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer breakthrough: New blood test may detect cancer earlier and more accurately
THE HUMAN papillomavirus is a group of STDs that can produce cancer in several areas of the body. The most common type of cancer is in the head and neck, and a new blood test may make catching it easier. Symptoms of head and neck cancer can include a sore threat, change in voice and pain in the ears. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Indian Air Force helicopter crashes with defense chief on board
An Indian Air Force helicopter crashed Wednesday in the southern state of Tamil Nadu with Chief of Defense Staff, Gen. Bipin Rawat on board, according to the Indian Air Force . #defensechief #helicoptercrashes #bipinrawat #tamilnadu #defensestaff #indianairforce (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Angela Merkel's Last Day as Germany's Chancellor: Live Updates
Angela Merkel received a standing ovation in Germany’s Parliament as the vote to approve her successor, Olaf Scholz, got underway. His inauguration begins a new chapter for Europe’s largest democracy. #olafscholz #angelamerkel #lastday #inauguration (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Staggering number of Covid vaccines given since first jab exposed in incredible new map
VACCINES have turned the tide against Covid over the last year, giving people a fighting chance despite sudden and sustained case surges in some countries. The UK's programme is amongst the most successful and celebrates its first anniversary today. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart disease: The common vitamin deficiency doubling your risk – new study
HEART diseases, or cardiovascular diseases, describe conditions linked to the heart or blood vessels. These diseases are the leading cause of death in the UK, taking more than 160,000 lives each year, according to the British Heart Foundation. A certain vitamin deficiency has been identified to cause a higher risk of cardiovascular diseases, reports a new study. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Oppo teases retractable rear camera for phones
Oppo has released a brief video hinting at a new type of camera design for smartphones. The company’s “self-developed retractable camera” is shown extending from the phone’s body before retracting... #oppo #smartphones (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NFL Week 14 picks: Bills shock Buccaneers in Tampa Bay, Cardinals roll past Rams in NFC West showdown
Wondering which NFL teams are going to win in Week 14? You've come to the right place to find out #billsshockbuccaneers #cardinals #rams #nfcwest #tampabay (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heisman Trophy finalists: How to rank the top three contenders for college football's premier 2021 award
Here's how Dennis Dodd's Heisman ballot would look this season #dennisdodd #finalists #contenders (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid: Vaccines should work against Omicron variant, WHO says
A small study in South Africa suggests the new variant could partially evade the Pfizer jab. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Pharma Bro' firm reaches $40M settlement in gouging case
A company once owned by “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli will pay up to $40 million to settle allegations that it jacked up the price of a life-saving medication by roughly 4 ,000% after obtaining exclusive rights to the drug (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

America ’s Got Talent’ contestant Skilyr Hicks dead at 23
Skilyr Hicks, who was a contestant on “America’s Got Talent” in 2013, was reportedly found dead at a friend’s home in South Carolina. She was 23 years old. #southcarolina #americasgottalent #skilyrhicks (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jimmy Kimmel with the Original 'The Facts of Life' Cast - Live in Front of a Studio Audience: The Fa
#thefa #jimmykimmel #thefactsoflife #studioaudience (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Australia joins US in diplomatic boycott of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics
Australia will join the United States in a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Wednesday. #scottmorrison (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

iOS 15.2 Adds 'Parts and Service History' Feature to iPhone
With the launch of iOS 15.2, Apple is adding a new "Parts and Service History" section to the Settings app that will let users see the... #iphone #ios #ios152 (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Olaf Scholz to be voted in as German chancellor as Merkel era ends
Scholz to lead coalition government after agreement was signed by party leaders on Tuesday #merkel #coalitiongovernment #olafscholz #partyleaders (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High court to hear pastor’s case against virus charges
Louisiana’s Supreme Court has decided to hear arguments in a pastor’s fight against criminal charges he faces for violations of 2020 pandemic gathering limits (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

People's Choice Awards 2021: See the full list of winners
Check out all the winners from this year's People's Choice Awards. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

BTS Wins 3 Awards at 2021 People ’s Choice Awards: Full List of Winners
Here are all the 2021 People’s Choice Awards winners. The ceremony aired live on Tuesday night from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif. #santamonica #barkerhangar (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

French Police Arrest Man in Connection With Khashoggi Killing
A man with the same name, Khalid Alotaibi, is wanted in connection with the murder of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. A Saudi official says France arrested the wrong man. #jamalkhashoggi #policearrestman #khalidalotaibi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Navy fights state order to shut down and empty Red Hill fuel tanks
The governor said he decided to issue the order is because “clearly we have fuel in the water system.” #redhill (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nevada jury: Health insurers owe ER doctors $60M in damages
One of the nation’s largest health insurance companies and its branches in Nevada have been found liable for $60 million in punitive damages for underpaying out-of-network emergency medical providers (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Kim Kardashian Thanks Kanye West As She Accepts Fashion Icon Awards At PCAs
While slaying in an all-black look to accept her Fashion Icon Award at the People’s Choice Awards on Tuesday, Kim Kardashian thanked estranged husband Kanye West. #kimkardashian #pcas #kanyewest (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

House passes new debt ceiling plan after McConnell cuts deal with Democrats
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell have reached an agreement to create a one-time process that would let Democrats raise the debt ceiling on their... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Tom Brady named SI Sportsperson of the Year, but should he have been?
The year is almost over, and in the eyes of Sports Illustrated, Tom Brady stands alone. The Tampa Bay... #sportsillustrated #tombrady #tampabaybuccaneers #quarterback #sisportspersonoftheyear #superbowls (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lazar: The Patriots Defense's Standout Performance Was the Real Story in Win Over Bills
The Patriots upset the Bills by passing the ball only three times because their defense had its best performance of the season. #thepatriotsdefense #lazar #patriots (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

House passes bill authorizing $770 billion in Pentagon funding and setting Defense policy
The National Defense Authorization Act, the annual must-pass legislation that sets the policy agenda and authorizes almost $770 billion in funding for the Department of Defense, passed in the... #pentagon (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

34,000 L.A. Unified students have not complied with vaccine mandate, signaling problems ahead
The 85% vaccination rate for students 12 and older represents progress, but the number of those who have not complied suggests huge headaches when school resumes on Jan. 10. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Howard Blume Source Type: news

House passes compromise defense bill, backing Pentagon budget boost
Lawmakers approved the legislation 363-70, which saw 169 Democrats join 194 Republicans in a blowout vote. #blowoutvote #pentagon (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news