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Therefore, understanding whether differences in practice patterns between male and female physicians have a meaningful impact on patient outcomes is critically important. Jha said he hopes the study will spur constructive conversation. Patients of female physicians had lower rates of mortality and readmission in all of the conditions examined, although the difference was not always statistically significant.
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    Now, under the International Health Regulations (IHR), Dr. Chan assembled the fifth meeting of the Emergency Committee on November 18, 2016, to discuss the Zika virus and associated complications, such as microcephaly. The first study looks at CT findings of the central nervous system in 16 newborn babies with congenital Zika virus infection confirmed by tests in cerebral spinal fluid.
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    TN CM Jayalalithaa can go anytime she wants: Apollo Hospitals

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    Addressed to workers of her party the AIADMK and the people of the state, Ms Jayalalithaa's statement, her first since she was hospitalised, said she is "waiting to fully recover and resume work soon". "She lives beautifully without ventilator but that has been kept so that the lungs should not collapse". From her hospital bed last week, the chief minister had in a statement described her recovery as a "rebirth" which she said she owed to the prayers of the people.
  • Patty Murray voted Senate Assistant Democratic Leader

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    They will take place November 30 instead. It is unclear if anyone will challenge the California Democrat, especially now that she has signaled she has broad support. He will face a majority-rule vote before the full House at the start of the next session of Congress. Republicans control the House by a margin of 238-193, again with one race still to be decided.
  • 4C Foods Corp. recalls cheese due to salmonella risk

    4C Foods Corp. recalls cheese due to salmonella risk

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  • Does the new ₹2000 notes have in-built Nano-GPS chips technology?

    Does the new ₹2000 notes have in-built Nano-GPS chips technology?

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    The new denomination does have a number of features which the RBI has officially announced, but nothing so advanced as a nano chip in every note. If you are a daily WhatsApp user then you might have come across a message that stated that the new 2000 Rupee note going to be issued on 10 of November 2016 i.e.
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    Mudiay's fast start helps Nuggets cruise by Celtics 123-107

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    As a team, the Nuggets shot 52 percent from the floor, including 48 percent from the three point line. If the Celtics can find a way to contain the front court duo of Nikola Jokic and Jusuf Nurkic , they will also have to contend with the rookie Jaylen Brown taking the most hard matchup of the game against Danilo Gallinari .
  • U.S. Premature Births Rise for 1st Time in 8 Years

    U.S. Premature Births Rise for 1st Time in 8 Years

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    Children who survive preterm birth can have serious and lifelong health conditions such as breathing problems, jaundice, vision loss, cerebral palsy and intellectual delays, according to the March of Dimes. "It has a tremendous impact on any particular family as well as society", Dr. Stein said. That's where the rise in preterm births was most pronounced.
  • Skin patch could help kids with peanut allergies

    Skin patch could help kids with peanut allergies

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    The patch has proven safe and effective for treating peanut allergies in children and young adults. A new trial found the Viaskin patch is safe and well tolerated by kids and teens - and works best in the under 12 age group. Even if someone with peanut allergy only ingests a little of the food, the reaction can be severe. Participants ranged in ages from 4 to 25 years. None of the patients reported serious reactions to the patch, which was created by DBV Technologies, a French ...
  • Symptoms Of Breast Cancer You Should Not Ignore!

    Symptoms Of Breast Cancer You Should Not Ignore!

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    By organizing awareness campaigns as such, BinSina aims to promote longevity in the UAE. The statistics related to breast cancer are sobering, particularly in Western New York, which has the highest rate of breast cancer in the state. Cudmore said women can reduce their risk of breast cancer by controlling weight, exercising regularly, limiting time spent sitting, finding out the risks of hormone replacement therapy, limiting alcohol consumption and knowing family history of breast cancer.