Ice Bucket Challenge Funds Gene Discovery In ALS (MND) Research
The Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has funded the discovery of an important gene in the neurodegenerative disease ALS, the ALS Association says.
Patient was accidently killed during fight with Doctor in hospital - in RUSSIA
The incident was reportedly caused by the shirtless patient kicking a nurse. The solidly-built doctor in scrubs can be seen dragging the patient from the examination table, punching him in the head.
Study: 23,000 E.R. Visits Caused By Supplements
An estimated 23,000 emergency rooms visits a year are caused by dietary supplements, a new study said. Researchers tracked emergency room visits across the United States for over 10 years and found t...
In hospitals, a little bit of rudeness can be a very big deal
Rudeness causes medical teams to perform worse, and ultimately this could have huge costs for patients.
Do junior doctors cause more deaths?
Newly qualified doctors start work in July and August, so is it a riskier time to go to hospital? Claudia Hammond reviews the evidence.
ER Nurses Are Leaving. Patient Satisfaction Is A Major Reason Why.
I have been an emergency physician for 12 years. I have had the opportunity to learn from and try to emulate an impressive number of amazing clinical physicians. These doctors seemed god-like at fir...
50 hospitals charge uninsured more than 10 times cost of care, study finds
Researchers said the hospitals with the highest markups are not in pricey neighborhoods or big cities. Fifty hospitals in the United States are charging uninsured consumers more than 10 times the actu...
World's 10 weirdest medical museums
With its vast array of freaky specimens that seem to belong in some haunted manor, Philadelphia's 150-year-old Mutter Museum may be the gold standard in medical museums. But it's not alone. Museums de...
Ice Bucket Challenge Funds Gene Discovery In ALS (MND) Research
The Ice Bucket Challenge that went viral in 2014 has funded the discovery of an important gene in the neurodegenerative disease ALS, the ALS Association says.
Study: 23,000 E.R. Visits Caused By Supplements
An estimated 23,000 emergency rooms visits a year are caused by dietary supplements, a new study said. Researchers tracked emergency room visits across the United States for over 10 years and found t...
Ontario March of Dimes
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Immunity Project
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World's 10 weirdest medical museums
With its vast array of freaky specimens that seem to belong in some haunted manor, Philadelphia's 150-year-old Mutter Museum may be the gold standard in medical museums. But it's not alone. Museums de...
Ice Bucket Challenge
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International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories
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Health maintenance organization
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Hamad Medical Corporation
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Oxford Vaccine Group
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Instituto Conmemorativo Gorgas de Estudios de la Salud
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Pharmacy and Therapeutics
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Gynaecworld Clinic
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Center for World Health and Medicine
The Center for World Health & Medicine (CWHM) is a not-for-profit drug discovery research center which was established in 2010 by Saint Louis University. The staff consists entirely of former phar...
AIDS Vaccine 200
AIDS Vaccine 200 (AV 200) is a charity bike ride through the scenic Georgia countryside. The ride raises awareness and vital funds for HIV/AIDS vaccine research having donated to date over $1,400,000 ...
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Terra Tech
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Medical observation
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