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Suicide prevention | womenshealth.gov

  If you know someone who is at immediate risk of suicide, call 911 right away. Someone who wants to kill herself should see a doctor, nurse, or mental health professional right away. If you know someone who might be suicidal, show that you care by: Talking to the person. Your willingness to talk about … Continue reading “Suicide prevention | womenshealth.gov”

What Happens to Your Body When You Sneeze?

A simple sneeze can travel up to 100 miles an hour and spray a cloud of 100,000 germs. Sounds gross, but sneezing is actually a protective reflex that’s designed to keep you healthy. Here’s what happens to your body when you sneeze. Source by [author_name] WebMD,health,sneeze,sick,what happens when you sneeze,mucus,nerves,nose,anatomy

Information vs. Knowledge

This is a video that discusses the difference between information (looking at the past or present) and knowledge (developing theories). It reminds us that using information to intervene in a system can lead to tampering. Dr. John Bachman shows a rooster being knowledgeable and totally wrong. In the end though, the rooster just gets more … Continue reading “Information vs. Knowledge”

Mayo Clinic Excellence and Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education

Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit worldwide leader in medical care, research and education. It is the first and largest integrated group practice in the world. Doctors, from every medical specialty, work together to care for patients, joined by common systems and a philosophy that the needs of the patient come first. Mayo Clinic has campuses … Continue reading “Mayo Clinic Excellence and Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education”

Poikiloderma with neutropenia

  Arnold AW, Itin PH, Pigors M, Kohlhase J, Bruckner-Tuderman L, Has C. Poikiloderma with neutropenia: a novel C16orf57 mutation and clinical diagnostic criteria. Br J Dermatol. 2010 Oct;163(4):866-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2010.09929.x. Epub 2010 Sep 7. Colombo EA, Bazan JF, Negri G, Gervasini C, Elcioglu NH, Yucelten D, Altunay I, Cetincelik U, Teti A, Del Fattore … Continue reading “Poikiloderma with neutropenia”

Countdown to Baby: 5 Signs of Labor

You’ll know you’re really close to meeting your baby when you notice these five labor signs. Download the WebMD Pregnancy App here: http://taps.io/BqZ2Q Subscribe to WebMD here: https://www.youtube.com/user/WebMD Follow WebMD here: Website: http://webmd.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WebMD/ Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/webmd/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/WebMD Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/webmd/ Source by [author_name] labor,pregnancy,labor signs,baby,contractions

The AntiBiotic Resistance Crisis and How the Platypus Might Save Us All

Although platypuses are deeply unusual animals, as researchers dig deeper into their biochemistry, it seems that they might hold the key to the growing problem of antibiotic resistance. Antibiotic resistance is a topic that sits squarely in the center of medical researchers’ minds; it’s a huge concern.  In fact, many scientists consider it to be one … Continue reading “The AntiBiotic Resistance Crisis and How the Platypus Might Save Us All”

Mayo Clinic patient’s first impressions with bionic eye

Mayo Clinic patient’s first impressions with bionic eye source

3HP for Latent TB Infection Treatment | 2018 | Newsroom | NCHHSTP

  June 28, 2018 – 3HP for Latent TB Infection Treatment CDC released updated recommendations for use of once-weekly isoniazid-rifapentine for 12 weeks (3HP) for treatment of latent tuberculosis (TB) infection. The updated recommendations support expanded use of an effective, shorter, treatment regimen to reach even more people with latent TB infection. The 3HP regimen … Continue reading “3HP for Latent TB Infection Treatment | 2018 | Newsroom | NCHHSTP”

How Your Body Uses Cholesterol

Cholesterol is a crucial building block in every cell in your body. Learn how it can help — and hurt — your health. Subscribe to WebMD here: https://www.youtube.com/user/WebMD Follow WebMD here: Website: http://webmd.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WebMD/ Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/webmd/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/WebMD Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/webmd/ Source by [author_name] cholesterol,explainer,heart health,heart,heart attack,animation,cortisol