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Mosquitos and Disease

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Mosquitoes can carry deadly diseases, including malaria, yellow fever, dengue, West Nile virus, chikungunya, and Zika. According to World Atlas, mosqu...

Is Women's Reproductive Life Span Increasing?

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The Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA) published an article on April 6, 2021, about trends in the reproductive life span of women and the ...

Surgery for the Aging Neck

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One of the hardest areas to correct with surgery is the neck. I have seen many facelifts where the face looks young but the neck still does not match ...

What is SPECT Technology?

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Most doctors don’t use SPECT anymore although it is capable of helping to detect conditions like strokes, tumors, and a rare form of Alzheimer’s d...

How Healthcare Students Practice on Manikins

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This spring, the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance (HSHP) at Ithaca College is creating a new patient simulation lab, which will allow s...

Duke Cancer Center and Free Legal Assistance

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Duke Law School provides free legal assistance through their Office of Public Interest and Pro Bono. Services include drafting legal documents, such ...

Medications That May Cause Heart Failure

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According to Dr. Ramdas Pai, clinical professor at the University of California-Riverside School of Medicine, there are medications that may cause hea...

Leona Helmsley: Can You Put Your Dog in Your Will?

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Back in 2007 Leona Helmsley, billionaire hotelier, left $12 million to her dog, Trouble. She also left instructions for her dog to be buried next to h...

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