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Study offers new details on pediatric mental health boarding

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Study offers new details on pediatric mental health boarding Study offers new details on pediatric mental health boarding Credit: CC0 Public Domain A Dartmouth-led study, published in the journal Pediatrics, offers new details about pediatric mental health boarding in emergency departments across the country, a problem that has steadily increased …

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    Dynamic tattoos promise to warn wearers of health threats

    Dynamic tattoos promise to warn wearers of health threats

    Dynamic tattoos promise to warn wearers of health threats Dynamic tattoos promise to warn wearers of health threats UV-activated tattoo ink is invisible until exposed to UV light. Credit: Jesse Butterfield/The Laboratory for Emergent Nanomaterials, University of Colorado Boulder, CC BY-NC-ND In the sci-fi novel “The Diamond Age” by Neal …

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      Alcohol, nicotine mix during pregnancy increases health risk in newborns

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      Alcohol, nicotine mix during pregnancy increases health risk in newborns Alcohol, nicotine mix during pregnancy increases health risk in newborns Credit: CC0 Public Domain University of Houston researchers have found that during early pregnancy, the mix of alcohol and nicotine significantly alters the gene regulatory pathways of the developing fetus, …

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        Virus shutdown took a toll on routine health care for kids

        Virus shutdown took a toll on routine health care for kids

        Virus shutdown took a toll on routine health care for kids Virus shutdown took a toll on routine health care for kids In this July 24, 2020, file photo Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Seema Verma speaks during an event with President Donald Trump to sign …

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          Bundled payment model reduces health disparities for Black patients

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          Bundled payment model reduces health disparities for Black patients Bundled payment model reduces health disparities for Black patients Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain A new nationwide model of care for hip and knee joint replacements appears to reduce disparities in health outcomes for Black patients, according to new research led by …

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            Teenage behaviour determines health in later life, research finds

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            Teenage behaviour determines health in later life, research finds Teenage behaviour determines health in later life, research finds Credit: CC0 Public Domain Teenagers whose non-cognitive skills are poorly developed are more likely to suffer from health problems later in life, according to groundbreaking new research by a group of expert …

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