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Malaria elimination at risk as Ghana economy improves

Malaria elimination at risk as Ghana economy improves

Malaria elimination at risk as Ghana economy improves Malaria elimination at risk as Ghana economy improves A lab technician checks a blood sample for malaria. Credit: AMISOM photo / Tobin Jones,Public domain Ghana’s efforts to eliminate malaria could be in jeopardy as its improved economy results in reduced external funding …

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    Universal preoperative COVID-19 screening improves pediatric patient safety

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    Universal preoperative COVID-19 screening improves pediatric patient safety Universal preoperative COVID-19 screening improves pediatric patient safety Credit: CC0 Public Domain Universally screening pediatric patients for COVID-19 before they undergo surgical procedures has allowed hospitals to improve safety by identifying all patients who test positive for the virus, half of whom …

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      Mindfulness improves decision-making, attention in children with autism

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      Mindfulness improves decision-making, attention in children with autism Mindfulness improves decision-making, attention in children with autism Credit: CC0 Public Domain School-based mindfulness programs can improve decision-making skills and teach children with autism to focus attention and react less impulsively through breathing exercises that will allow them to reduce anxiety, according …

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        Enhancement of bitter taste sensor reduces salt intake and improves cardiovascular dysfunction

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        Enhancement of bitter taste sensor reduces salt intake and improves cardiovascular dysfunction Enhancement of bitter taste sensor reduces salt intake and improves cardiovascular dysfunction Credit: CC0 Public Domain High salt intake is a well-known risk factor of hypertension and cardiovascular diseases. Reducing salt intake can significantly lower blood pressure and …

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          Early awake proning for COVID-19 improves oxygen saturation

          Early awake proning for COVID-19 improves oxygen saturation

          Early awake proning for COVID-19 improves oxygen saturation Early awake proning for COVID-19 improves oxygen saturation (HealthDay)—In COVID-19 patients, awake early self-proning in the emergency department yields improved oxygen saturation, according to a study published online April 22 in Academic Emergency Medicine. Nicholas D. Caputo, M.D., from the NYC H+H/Lincoln …

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