Study finds 84% fewer hospitalizations for patients treated with controversial drug hydroxychloroquine
A peer-reviewed study measuring the effectiveness of a controversial drug cocktail that includes hydroxychloroquine concluded that the treatment lowered hospitalizations and mortality rates of coronavirus patients.
The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs, located against the back muscles in the upper abdominal cavity just below the rib cage, one on each side of the spine. The kidneys detoxify the blood and aid the body in filtering out waste products through urine. Another primary function of the kidneys is to remove excess water …
Updates on COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts in Your Area
Updated January 14, 2021.In an effort to provide our members with timely information about COVID-19 vaccines, we are keeping this page up-to-date with the latest details on One Medical’s progress with vaccine administration in each of the states and counties where we have offices. Please check back here for the latest details on vaccination efforts in your area.Key details about vaccine appointments at One MedicalWe ask…
Kidney Month: 10 Ways to Keep Your Kidneys Healthy
Concerned about your kidney health? In honor of National Kidney Month, we are sharing 10 tips that'll help you keep your kidneys healthy for the long run.
10 Common Habits That Damage the Kidneys
The kidneys purify the blood of unnecessary substances which are then discharged through the urethra.
10 Best Mastectomy Bras
When your body has changed, how can you find the best mastectomy bras that fit well, feel good and make you look great? Check out these ten terrific options.
What Is the Cause of Restless Legs (Syndrome)? Treatment, Symptoms & Medication
Restless leg syndrome (RLS) is a medical condition in which there are strong urges to move the legs along with unpleasant symptoms of crawling, tingling, burning, and aching, and leg pain or cramps. The main cause of restless leg syndrome is a problem using iron in the brain, or the lack of it. The goal of RLS treatment is to relieve symptoms, increase the amount and quality of sleep, and treat any underlying medical conditions that may worsen RLS.
Doctors’ politics affect how patients treated, study finds
A Yale University study finds that doctors offer different advice on politically sensitive issues based on their party affiliation.
What happens when a patient treated with radioactive drugs is cremated?
At crematoriums, like this one at Paris’s famous Pere-Lachaise cemetery, employees warn employees could be exposed to low levels of radiation from the remains of cancer patients (LUCAS BARIOULET) Washington (AFP) – In late 2017, a 69-year-old American man who had just received a lutetium 177-based radiation treatment for his pancreatic cancer died. Five days...Read More
Melanoma patients treated with ipilimumab survived up to 10 years
One of the most promising fields in cancer research and treatment looks at ways to enable the body’s own immune system...
Ayushman Bharat a 'game changer'; 6.85 lakh patients treated in 100 days: Jaitley
India News: NEW DELHI: Terming Government's flagship scheme Ayushman Bharat a 'game changer' in healthcare, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Tuesday said, as many as.
10 lakh patients treated so far under Ayushman Bharat scheme: FM
Finance Minister Piyush Goyal Friday said 10 lakh patients have been treated so far under the Ayushman Bharat scheme, the world’s largest health care programme.Presenting the Budget for 2019-20 in the
IsoRay celebrates 10 year success story of first prostate patient treated with Cs-131
Richland, WA, 29 October 2014 – IsoRay Inc. (NYSE MKT: ISR), a medical technology company and innovator in seed brachytherapy and medical radioisotope applications, today announced it has reached a milestone with its first patient, treated 10 years ago with Cesium-131. Brachytherapy utilizing Cesium-131 has since been used by over 8,300 men as their isotope of choice for treating prostate cancer On October 26th, 2004, Mr…
What is a Partial Hospitalization Program
Lakeview Health can explain how a partial hospitalization program can give you control of your life back from addiction. Call [DIRECT] today.
Patients are paying up to 20 times more for neurological drugs since 2004, study finds
Out-of-pocket costs for Americans with neurologic conditions have risen so rapidly over 12 years, a new study says, that doctors need better access to drug price information "to minimize patient financial burden."
What Drugs Work Best for Diabetic Nerve Pain?
Data review shows some meds help more than others, but better options still needed.
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The Patient's Guide to Medical Massage
When most people think of massage, they think of a relaxing day at the spa. In reality, massage has many medical benefits outside of simple relaxation. Manhattan Total Health is pleased to offer medical massage in New York, NY alongside other therapeutic treatments, including physical therapy and acupuncture.
A Patient's Guide to Sclerotherapy for Varicose Veins
The new sclerotherapy techniques and the formulas used can shorten the recovery time and improve outcomes.
Nearly 9 in 10 physicians feel unable to address chronic care patients' needs, study finds
Most primary care physicians said they do not have the necessary time or tools to address the needs of patients with multiple chronic conditions — leaving those patients to face health-related social and behavioral issues alone, according to research conducted by Quest Diagnostics.
What Are the Best Drugs for Erectile Dysfunction?
Image via Pixabay Managing Erectile Dysfunction With Drug Assistance Defined by a man having consistent problems with keeping an erection, erectile dysfunction is not a welcomed diagnosis by any means. This form of male sexual dysfunction can occur in men for a host of reasons, but regardless of why it's happening,