The CDC said 19,416 people died from drug overdoses from January through March ― an increase of 3,000 over the first three months of 2019.
WebMD Health News
More than 50 anesthetists across Australia have participated in a new video campaign that highlights how they are ‘always ready’ on the medical frontline.
Stroke patients who engage in rehabilitation training at home through live video consultations may recover motor skills better than through in-person rehab sessions, results of a new study suggest.
Medscape Medical News
More than half of the world’s population carries the bacterium Helicobacter pylori in their stomach mucosa. It often causes no problems throughout life, but sometimes it can cause inflammation, and in some cases, it can even lead to the development of stomach cancer.
"But what we’re seeing as the increasing threat right now is actually acquisition of infection through small household gatherings," said the agency’s director, Dr Robert Redfield.
WebMD Health News
Irvine, CA (10/09/2020) – Advantech announced today that MIC-730AI, Edge AI Inference System based on NVIDIA Jetson® Xavier has received a 2020 IoT Edge Computing Excellence Award from IoT Evolution World, the leading web site covering the Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace.
Black Philadelphians contract the coronavirus at a rate nearly twice that of their white counterparts. African Americans make up 44% of Philadelphians but 55% of those hospitalized for COVID-19.
Kaiser Health News
In one of the first studies of its kind, a University of Cincinnati researcher is using a grant from the Ohio attorney general’s office to research the pharmacogenomics of opioid addiction.
An emergency storm shelter for Louisiana residents fleeing Hurricane Delta was closed to newcomers as officials limited capacity over worries about the spread of coronavirus.
Reuters Health Information
Scientists have made a breakthrough in their work to develop semi-autonomous colonoscopy, using a robot to guide a medical device into the body.