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Sleep-wake disturbances can predict recurrent events in stroke survivors

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Sleep-wake disturbances can predict recurrent events in stroke survivors Sleep-wake disturbances can predict recurrent events in stroke survivors Credit: CC0 Public Domain Stroke survivors suffering from the burden of combined sleep-wake disturbances are more likely to have another stroke or serious cardio- or cerebrovascular event compared to those without sleep-wake …

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    Supportive care to relieve cancer-related fatigue underutilised by breast cancer survivors

    Supportive care to relieve cancer-related fatigue underutilised by breast cancer survivors

    Supportive care to relieve cancer-related fatigue underutilised by breast cancer survivors Supportive care to relieve cancer-related fatigue underutilised by breast cancer survivors Dr. Di Meglio. Credit: ESMO Cancer-related fatigue is a prevalent and potentially persistent issue among breast cancer survivors, which can prevent them from returning to their previous life …

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      Migrant sexual violence survivors face global COVID-19 threat

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      Migrant sexual violence survivors face global COVID-19 threat Migrant sexual violence survivors face global COVID-19 threat Credit: CC0 Public Domain Forced migrant survivors of sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) face increasingly serious problems—some life-threatening—as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and associated restrictions, a new study reveals. Researchers found COVID-19’s …

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        Cancer survivors’ experiences with financial toxicity

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        Cancer survivors’ experiences with financial toxicity Cancer survivors’ experiences with financial toxicity Killer T cells surround a cancer cell. Credit: NIH Many cancer survivors with high medical copayments experience financial toxicity, an economic side effect of cancer treatment. A recent analysis of published studies found that few cancer survivors received …

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          Can survivors get reinfected with coronavirus?

          Can survivors get reinfected with coronavirus?

          Can survivors get reinfected with coronavirus? Can survivors get reinfected with coronavirus? (HealthDay)—People all over the globe who’ve recovered from the new coronavirus want to know the same thing: Am I immune, at least for a while? A new study of common coronaviruses is not exactly reassuring. Researchers found it …

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            For stroke survivors, light physical activity linked to better daily function

            For stroke survivors, light physical activity linked to better daily function 2

            Kinesiology and community health professor Neha Gothe and her colleagues examined the relationship between physical activity and physical function in stroke survivors. They found that those who engaged in more light physical activity also reported fewer functional limitations. Credit: Neha Gothe Researchers used accelerometers to measure daily physical activity in …

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