Urinary Tract Infection

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First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Falling through the health insurance cracks

RANDLEMAN — Carol Wilson does not have health insurance.So she does not go to the doctor.“Unless,” as she said in a recent interview, “I am deathly sick.”A couple of years ago she got so sick she lost 15 pounds and could not even keep water down when ... [Published Courier Tribune - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Elderly mother in final stages - dehydration question

Hello, I hope I can get some advice or input from someone with experience in this area.My 84-year-old mother-in-law broke her hip about 6 months ago and has seriously declined since then. She is now down to 81 lbs. and bedridden here at home with us. ... [Published HealthBoards - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

5 “Healthy” Habits That Can Backfire

Hosts of the hit TV show, "The Doctors," explain why these so-called healthy habits are actually setting you back.By The Physicians of The DoctorsAlso published in Reader's Digest Magazine October 2014LoadingiStock/Thinkstock Squatting over a public ... [Published Reader's Digest - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Date rape: A survivor speaks out

PETALING JAYA - 'I did not know I was raped until I spoke to someone' admitted the 24-year old who finally decided to talk about the tragic incident four years later. A conservative culture with a penchant for victim-blaming means that many rape victims ... [Published Asiaone - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

New vaccine to treat urinary tract infections

Researchers have developed an experimental vaccine that prevents urinary tract infections associated with catheters.Catheters are tubes used in hospitals and other care facilities to drain urine from a patient's bladder. Each day a catheter is present ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Guidance: Urinary tract infection: diagnosis guide for primary care

This guidance describes:when to send urine for culture in women and men over 65 years old when to send urine for culture in women and men with catheters when to consider a UTI in children aged between 3 months and 3 years old when to consider a UTI ... [Published HM Treasury - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Raising Awareness about Interstitial Cystitis

Twenty-year-old Justine Stayman, a computer science major attending the University of Maryland’s Honors Program, was thrilled to be selected for the highly-competitive Hinman CEO program – the nation’s first living-learning entrepreneurship program. She ... [Published Potomac Almanac - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

An accurate history is particularly important in older people with suspected urinary tract infection

Letters Suspected UTI in older people Get access to this article and to all of thebmj.com for 14 daysSign up today for a 14 day free trialAccess to the full version of this article requires a subscriptionPlease login, sign up for a 14 day trial, or subscribe ... [Published British Medical Journal - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

5 Symptoms You Should Take Seriously

But small signs could be your body calling for help, and ignoring them could only lead to something more serious. Here are some symptoms you should seek medical attention for.Unexplained weight lossIf you are losing more than five per cent of weight in ... [Published Female - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

20 Natural Painkillers in your kitchen

To cure one fast, just place two drops of warm garlic oil into your aching ear twice daily for five days. This simple treatment can clear up ear infections faster than prescription medication.2. Cloves for toothache and gum infectionGot a toothache and ... [Published Get It Northern KZN - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

UPDATE 1-Avanir's drug reduces Alzheimer's related agitation in trial

(Adds detail; updates shares)Sept 15 (Reuters) - Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc said its drug was more effective in reducing agitation associated with Alzheimer's, compared with a placebo, sending the company's shares up 55 percent to an over eight-year ... [Published CNBC - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Ask Dr. Fox: Cat with urinary tract infection

Dear Dr. Fox: Our 8-year-old neutered male cat, Tiger, was prescribed a seven-day course of Clavamox for a urinary tract infection, as he was urinating blood outside his litter box.Less than two weeks later — after completing this course of antibiotics ... [Published Winston-Salem Journal - Sep 14 2014]

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...She spent her last four years dealing with the trauma on her own, for fear of being blamed, shunned and shamed for what happened to her. "Yes the situation could have been avoided, but I trusted the people who were there with me and I never thought something like that could have happened to someone like me" she said
...pain and also result in meaningful improvements in patient function," said Charles Argoff, M D , Professor of Neurology, Albany Medical College. "This post-hoc analysis showed that approximately 44% of patients taking Zohydro ER achieved a level of pain relief that was also associated with a significant improvement in their ability to, once again, conduct normal life activities."
"Antibiotic resistance is increasing rapidly in the bacteria that cause these infections, so developing new treatments is a priority" Flores-Mireles said

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5 “Healthy” Habits That Can Backfire [Published Reader's Digest - Sep 20 2014]
High Blood Sugar Increases Cancer Risk [Published Epoch Times - Sep 19 2014]
Sick pair tests negative for Ebola [Published Newsday - Sep 19 2014]
Bradford Holland, guest columnist: Standalone E... [Published Waco Tribune Herald - Sep 19 2014]
Date rape: A survivor speaks out [Published Asiaone - Sep 19 2014]
Guidance: Urinary tract infection: diagnosis gu... [Published HM Treasury - Sep 18 2014]
Raising Awareness about Interstitial Cystitis [Published Potomac Almanac - Sep 18 2014]
New Data Shows Zohydro(R) ER Reduced Pain and I... [Published Stock Nod - Sep 18 2014]
An accurate history is particularly important i... [Published British Medical Journal - Sep 18 2014]
New vaccine to treat urinary tract infections [Published Business Standard India - Sep 18 2014]
5 Symptoms You Should Take Seriously [Published Female - Sep 18 2014]
Vaccine to prevent urinary tract infections on ... [Published ProKerala.com - Sep 18 2014]
In mice, vaccine stops urinary tract infections... [Published Bio-Medicine - Sep 18 2014]
Animal Doctor: Dog shows signs of OCD and Toure... [Published Washington Post - Sep 17 2014]
Avanir announces positive results from Phase II... [Published Individual.com - Sep 17 2014]
20 Natural Painkillers in your kitchen [Published Get It Northern KZN - Sep 17 2014]
BioBlast Pharma Announces Preclinical and Clini... [Published CW Atlanta - Sep 17 2014]
How to tell if your cat has bladder stones [Published Examiner.com - Sep 17 2014]
Drop And Give Us... Kegels? How Bladder Trainin... [Published Medical Daily - Sep 16 2014]
Cinema Veterinary In Santa Clarita Discusses Pe... [Published KHTS AM-1220 - Sep 16 2014]
Are doctors overprescribing antibiotics? [Published Standard Examiner - Sep 16 2014]
Heeding the call to ease suffering of dying kids [Published Asiaone - Sep 16 2014]
Are We Being Careless About Our Old Age? [Published FinanzNachrichten.de - Sep 16 2014]
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Elderly mother in final stages - dehydration qu... [Published HealthBoards - 8 hours ago]
Hello, I hope I can get some advice or input from someone with experience in this area.My 84-year-old mother-in-law broke her hip about 6 months ago and has seriously declined since then. She is now down to 81 lbs. and bedridden here at home with us. ...
[tt] NS 2985: $10 million tricorder X Prize unv... [Published TranshumanTech - Sep 13 2014]
These devices won't put all doctors out of a job, but it will reduce theirsalaries. Expect rent-seekers to ban them.NS 2985: $10 million tricorder X Prize unveils 10 finalists http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22329854.200-10-million-tricorder-x-prize-unveils-10-finalists.html ...
Kenya: Turkana County Drought Monthly Bulletin ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 11 2014]
Source: Government of KenyaCountry: Kenya Situation Overview In August 2014, the county received good (on average they were 35.00 mm across all divisions) rains for the second week of the month. The rains were fairly spread in most regions of the ...
Reducing Variation In Hospital Admissions From ... [Published Health Affairs current issue - Sep 08 2014]
The emergency department (ED) is now the primary source for hospitalizations in the United States, and admission rates for all causes differ widely between EDs. In this study we used a national sample of ED visits to examine variation in risk-standardized ...
Silence can kill: Doctors, nurses and staff mus... [Published Hospital Impact - Sep 04 2014]
by Jonathan H. Burroughs The field of patient safety became all too personal for me last week when my mother-in-law almost died from an iatrogenic C. Difficile infection of the large bowel caused by the inappropriate use of antibiotics and the failure ...
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