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First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 22 mins ago - 1 reports

Officials: Nurse Nina Pham Now Ebola-Free

Nurse had contracted Ebola after treating patient zeroPrison Planet.comDallas, Texas, nurse Nina Pham, who contracted Ebola after treating the late Thomas Eric Duncan, no longer has the disease, according to NIH officials.#BREAKING: NIH officials say ... [Published PrisonPlanet - 18 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Letter: Support for blood drive appreciated

Editor:I would like to thank Mr. Scott Miller, advisor, and the members of the Wooster High School Honor Society for hosting a blood drive to honor my granddaughter, Gillian Jeanne Gallagher.Gillian has been on life support systems for 85 days and she ... [Published Wooster Daily Record - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Charities must give straight answers to straight questions

My blood type is B negative. That's Rhesus negative, which means that post-natally, I needed a shot of Anti-D, the blood product that would protect my babies from being attacked by my weird blood type. I remember asking the midwife if the injection was ... [Published Evening Herald - 3 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

EU project to test if blood from Ebola survivors can provide antibodies for treatment

An international research consortium led by the Institute ofTropical Medicine in Antwerp (ITM) will assess whether treatmentwith antibodies from the blood of Ebola survivors could helpinfected patients to fight off the disease.If proven effective, this ... [Published MTB Europe - 12 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Treating Anemia in Heart Disease Patients

Studies indicate that anemia occurs in about one-third of patients with congestive heart failure and up to 20% of those with coronary heart disease (CHD). The condition has been linked to an increased risk for hospitalizations, decreases in exercise capacity, ... [Published Physicians Weekly - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Friday Cancer Blogging - 24 October 2014

A few of you have probably cottoned onto the fact that people don't usually spend a week in the hospital for a broken bone, even a backbone. So in the long tradition of releasing bad news on Friday afternoon, here's my first-ever Friday news dump.When ... [Published Mother Jones - 13 hours ago]
Entities: Cancer, lytic, bone marrow
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

One of two US nurses infected with Ebola declared virus-free, leaves hospital

WASHINGTON, Oct 24 (KUNA) -- Texas nurse Nina Pham, one of two nurses who contracted Ebola after treating deceased Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan, was declared free of the virus on Friday and released from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) hospital ... [Published Kuwait News Agency - 18 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Thomas Eric Duncan, a man denied

Another American tragedy of medical apartheidThe name Thomas Eric Duncan will forever live in the annals of American medical history. He has two “firsts” no one wants: the first to die of Ebola in the United States and the first Black man to do so.The ... [Published Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder - 20 hours ago]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Gardai probe into public cash spent on booze and gifts

A garda investigation has been underway for almost a year into a Hepatitis C support group after public finance was spent on alcohol, dog kennels and lavish restaurants.Also in this sectionSon quizzed over horror axe murder of his parentsNo social housing ... [Published Evening Herald - Oct 24 2014]
Entities: Action, Hepatitis C, Alcohol
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 2 reports

Ebola Survivors' Blood to Be Studied as Treatment

Related Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare NewsResearchers plan to test the effectiveness of transfusing blood products from Ebola survivors into infected patients, as a potential near-term countermeasure to the outbreak in West Africa.Original ... [Published BioPortfolio - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 3 reports

Ebola blood-therapy team set up

An international team of scientists has been set up to determine the effectiveness of using the blood of Ebola-survivors as a treatment.It is hoped the antibodies used by the immune system to fight Ebola can be transferred from a survivor to a patien ... [Published BBC - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Patent Issued for Coinfusion Apparatus

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Journal of Engineering -- Yuyama Mfg. Co., Ltd. (Toyonaka-shi, JP) has been issued patent number 8857476, according to news reporting originating out of Alexandria, Virginia , by VerticalNews editors.The patent's ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 23 2014]


"We need to look at the larger impact of humans on the planet" Critchley said
"I am so incredibly thankful for everyone involved in my care from the moment I became ill and was admitted to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas up to today, my discharge from the Clinical Research Center of NIH" Pham said during the briefing
...director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at Columbia University, commented that doctors treating the patient will consider "literally any and all possible therapies that might be available" including experimental Ebola therapies and blood transfusions from survivors...
Eighteen months after the audit, "we averaged 71 monthly tests, only 15% of which were determined to be inappropriate. This decreased rate of inappropriate testing signifies a shift to better patient care, as well as great financial savings for our laboratory. Our projected annual savings in send-out 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D was estimated to be $56,000, or $4700 a month" he said

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Well, the more the merrier ! This latest comes to us via email from Medical Mutual of Ohio:" All fully insured and self-funded health plans administered by Medical Mutual Mutual and Mutual Health Services will cover treatment for Ebola as if it were ...
Liberia: Ebola patients could get transfusions ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 22 2014]
Source: GuardianCountry: Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone Work has commenced to make it possible to use blood in epidemic-hit countries, says World Health Organisation Patients in the three west African countries devastated by Ebola may be able to get ...
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Re: A Child Sacrifice To First Nations ‘Medicine,’ editorial, Oct. 20. As this editorial correctly stated, “Adults should be free to indulge their fringe medical beliefs…but they should not be free to take a Canadian child down with them .” Where ...
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