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Medicine information leaflets 'too scary', say experts
BBC News
There is too much focus on the potential side-effects of medicines on information leaflets inside packs and not enough on their benefits, says the Academy of Medical Sciences. Its new report calls for them to be rewritten to give a more balanced view ...
Drug information leaflets are 'impenetrable' and 'unreadable': Medicine pamphlets must be improved so patients can ...Daily Mail

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Family medicine doctors graduate from Phoebe residency program
WALB-TV
Five new family medicine doctors will soon enter the workforce after spending three years of their residency. (Source: WALB). Doctors Danielle Andrews, Sarah Codrea, Justin Lancaster, John Macon and Jennifer Yam graduated the Phoebe Family Medicine ...



San Francisco Chronicle

Cryotherapy: Is it the coolest thing in sports medicine?
San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco Chronicle columnist Scott Ostler steps out of a cryotherapy chamber after he tried out the latest trend in sports health therapy called cryotherapy. Athletes from various Bay Area teams are turning to the liquid nitrogen low temp ...



ABC Online

The miracles of modern medicine
ABC Online
Not a day goes past without news of another medical breakthrough. But how are these innovations improved sick Australians' lives? Medicine is one of the oldest professions. And, while their mission of medical professionals remains the same as ever ...

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PBS NewsHour

Venezuelans suffer deadly scarcity of food and medicine | PBS ...
PBS NewsHour
With the economy in freefall, Venezuelans face nationwide shortages of food at runaway inflation prices, and children are suffering the most: severe malnutrition ...

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New York Times

Dr. Andrew Weil Says We're Taking Too Many Medicines
New York Times
Dr. Andrew Weil, still sporting his trademark white whiskers at age 75, says that we are taking too many medications. Dr. Weil is perhaps best known for popularizing the concept of integrative medicine, which melds traditional medicine with ...



The Japan Times

Reacting to Kake scandal, Abe now urges even more new animal medicine departments
The Japan Times
No new university veterinary medicine faculty has been established in Japan in over half a century because the government rejects opening them due to strong opposition from the Japan Veterinary Medical Association, which says that enough already exist.

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Madison.com

'Street medicine' project for the homeless to start in Madison this fall ...
Madison.com
A group including a UW Health doctor plans to launch the Madison Street Medicine Initiative this fall to help people who are homeless get medical care.

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STAT

Landmark FDA approval bolsters personalized medicine
STAT
The approval represents an important first for the field of personalized medicine, which anticipates an era in which physicians use molecular tests to classify different forms of cancer based on the biomarkers they express, then choose the right ...



New York Times

Fish as Medicine for Rheumatoid Arthritis
New York Times
Eating fish may help reduce the joint pain and swelling of rheumatoid arthritis, a new study has found. Researchers studied 176 people in a larger health study who had had physical exams and blood tests and filled out food frequency questionnaires that ...
Fish Eaters Report Less Rheumatoid Arthritis PainTwin Falls Times-News
The relationship between fish consumption and disease activity in rheumatoid arthritis - Tedeschi - 2017 - Arthritis ...Wiley Online Library
The Surprising Benefit of Eating FishTIME
Arthritis Foundation
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