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How Pandemic Isolation Affected an Alzheimer’s Patient in a Nursing Home

How Pandemic Isolation Affected an Alzheimer's Patient in a Nursing Home

How Pandemic Isolation Affected an Alzheimer’s Patient in a Nursing Home How Pandemic Isolation Affected an Alzheimer’s Patient in a Nursing Home While the nursing assistants came to change Peggy’s bedding, I talked to her treatment nurse in the hallway. When Peggy had arrived at this facility about two weeks earlier, she had bedsores on her heels and on her …

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Covid Patient Study Shows Some Benefit From an Arthritis Drug

Covid Patient Study Shows Some Benefit From an Arthritis Drug

Covid Patient Study Shows Some Benefit From an Arthritis Drug Covid Patient Study Shows Some Benefit From an Arthritis Drug Adding an arthritis drug called baricitinib to Covid treatment regimens that include the antiviral drug remdesivir might shave a day or more off recovery times, especially for those who are seriously sick, according to a study published on Friday. The …

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The Sixers Need to Be Patient. For Real, This Time.

The Sixers Need to Be Patient. For Real, This Time.

The Sixers Need to Be Patient. For Real, This Time. The Sixers Need to Be Patient. For Real, This Time. That’s Morey, at least partly. He would rather start from scratch than languish in mediocrity. (He has also since spoken out against tanking, saying it is bad for the N.B.A.) There is an open question as to how radical the …

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Timothy Ray Brown, First Patient Cured of H.I.V., Dies at 54

Timothy Ray Brown, First Patient Cured of H.I.V., Dies at 54

Timothy Ray Brown, First Patient Cured of H.I.V., Dies at 54 Timothy Ray Brown, First Patient Cured of H.I.V., Dies at 54 Next, to accommodate the donor’s immune cells, they had to wipe out Mr. Brown’s own immune system by bombarding him with chemotherapy and radiation. Next came the transplant procedure itself. On that same February day, Mr. Brown stopped …

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A Covid Patient Goes Home After a Rare Double Lung Transplant

A Covid Patient Goes Home After a Rare Double Lung Transplant

A Covid Patient Goes Home After a Rare Double Lung Transplant A Covid Patient Goes Home After a Rare Double Lung Transplant The last thing that Mayra Ramirez remembers from the emergency room at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago is calling her family to say she had Covid, was about to be put on a ventilator and needed her mother …

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Mookie Betts Arrives as a Capstone to the Dodgers’ Patient Project

Mookie Betts Arrives as a Capstone to the Dodgers’ Patient Project

Mookie Betts Arrives as a Capstone to the Dodgers’ Patient Project Mookie Betts Arrives as a Capstone to the Dodgers’ Patient Project The Dodgers hired Friedman after the 2014 season, trusting him to find Rays-style bargains to complement their big — but responsible — spending. Sticking to that plan made it easy for the Dodgers to spend so lavishly on …

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Patient, Can You Spare a Dime?

Patient, Can You Spare a Dime?

Patient, Can You Spare a Dime? Patient, Can You Spare a Dime? Hospitals are increasingly soliciting donations from patients, and the patients don’t much like it, a new survey finds. Source link

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Patient Is Reported Free of H.I.V., but Scientists Urge Caution

Patient Is Reported Free of H.I.V., but Scientists Urge Caution

Patient Is Reported Free of H.I.V., but Scientists Urge Caution Patient Is Reported Free of H.I.V., but Scientists Urge Caution A 35-year-old man in Brazil may be the first to experience long-term remission from H.I.V. after treatment with only a specially designed cocktail of antiviral drugs, researchers said on Tuesday. Just two people have been confirmed cured of H.I.V. so …

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Covid-19 Patient Gets Double Lung Transplant, Offering Hope for Others

Covid-19 Patient Gets Double Lung Transplant, Offering Hope for Others

Covid-19 Patient Gets Double Lung Transplant, Offering Hope for Others Covid-19 Patient Gets Double Lung Transplant, Offering Hope for Others A young woman whose lungs were destroyed by the coronavirus received a double lung transplant last week at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, the hospital reported on Thursday, the first known lung transplant in the United States for Covid-19. The …

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The Coronavirus Patient Had a Question: Don’t You Lead a Soccer Team?

The Coronavirus Patient Had a Question: Don’t You Lead a Soccer Team?

The Coronavirus Patient Had a Question: Don’t You Lead a Soccer Team? The Coronavirus Patient Had a Question: Don’t You Lead a Soccer Team? He swapped his blazer and tie for the uncomfortable fit of personal protective equipment and left the boardroom for the emergency room at Lisbon’s military hospital. There, as a doctor pressed into service in the coronavirus …

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