GE & GE Foundation Contribute Equipment and Funds to Oklahoma Tornado Relief Efforts GE donates medical equipment to Norman Regional Hospital to respond to the influx of patients created by the devastation of Moore Medical Center The...Show More Summary
A pregnant woman and the nurses with her held hands and prayed in preparation for the worst as a tornado bore down on Moore Medical Center in Oklahoma on Monday. Seconds later, the young woman, already experiencing contractions, opened her eyes and saw the highway — the tornado had demolished walls, torn off the roof and shredded the top floor of the medical center.
According to new research carried out by scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, forty percent of medical students are unconsciously biased against obese people. The study, published in the Journal of Academic Medicine, revealed...Show More Summary
Pregnant and feel like your bowels have developed a mind of their own? According to information from a new study, you’re not alone! In fact, the Loyola University Medical Center researchers found that the majority of pregnant women – 72% - suffer from bowel issues.
Two out of five medical students have an unconscious bias against obese people, according to a new study by researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. The study is published online ahead of print in the Journal of Academic Medicine.
Forced abortions run rampant in nations like China and India and a new report out this week has a woman claiming two nurses at a medical center forced her to have an abortion. A 25-year-old pregnant woman in Kanpur Dehat says Community Health Centre, Pukhrayan broke the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act and forced [...]
An episode today from the syndicated NPR radio show On Point, with Tom Ashbrook, is titled, "Food Stamps: Fighting Hunger or Draining Resources?" The guests include AP reporter Mary Clare Jalonick, Boston Medical Center researcher and...Show More Summary
A reader writes: I live in Moore about a block south of the corner of SW 19th and S Santa Fe, less than 2 miles south of where Plaza Towers Elementary used to be. I drove past Moore Medical Center every day on my way home from work. If the tornado had turned east toward Santa Fe just a […]
The bullet mark on the left side of Ali Asghar Yaghobi’s chest is still very fresh, the wound not yet fully healed. The doctors at the local medical center in Herat have removed the bandages, but shrapnel remains etched in his neck.Show More Summary
But it was only "accidental," so I guess that's okay then: An accidental shooting sent a Trigg County toddler to Vanderbilt Medical Center overnight. Kentucky State Police were called to a residence in Trigg County just after 9 p.m.Show More Summary
Scanadu, a startup based at the NASA Ames Research Center, has made the science-fiction of Star Trek a reality by creating a non-invasive tricorder that, within 10 seconds, can gather medical information about a person and then relay it to their smartphone.
Tomorrow's a mega project kind of day at the Planning Commission. Not one to be left out of the approvals party, they'll tackle the nitty gritty relating to the California Pacific Medical Center Long...
Cullman Regional Medical Center Joins Aetna's Hospital Network in Alabama CULLMAN, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aetna (NYSE: AET) and Cullman Regional Medical Center (CRMC) announced today that they have reached agreement on a new contract...Show More Summary
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center neuroscientist Dwayne Godwin, Ph.D., explains how brain freeze works.
One Saturday morning at the Salt Lake City Veterans Affairs Medical Center, I got out of a call room bed and realized I had done it. The year everyone dreads, the year everyone says, “you just need to get through” was finally over. I had completed my write-ups on all the patients I admitted overnight. [...]
Nearly 3 out of 4 pregnant women experience constipation, diarrhea or other bowel disorders during their pregnancies, a Loyola University Medical Center study has found. But such bowel disorders only minimally affect a pregnant woman's quality of life, the study found. Show More Summary
A rescue worker in front of the now-destroyed Moore Medical Center Updates on the devastating tornado that struck Moore, Oklahoma, yesterday: The National Weather Service has confirmed the tornado as an EF-5, the top designation of the Enhanced Fujita scale. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Thousands of healthcare workers walked off the job at the University of California's five medical centers on Tuesday, delaying surgeries, diagnostic procedures, treatments and emergency care throughout the state.
On Monday, a massive tornado ripped a path of destruction up to a mile wide and 20 miles long through Moore, Okla. Entire neighborhoods, a medical center, and two elementary schools where churned up and spit back out by the tornado's 200 miles-per-hour winds. Show More Summary
By Jim Carlton, The Wall Street Journal A health-care workers union plans a two-day strike starting Tuesday at the University of California's five medical centers, prompting officials at the nationally renowned hospitals to cancel hundreds of surgeries and chemotherapy treatments.