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Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, ARDS, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Joblessness

Survivors of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Often Experience Delays in Returning to Work

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Forty-four percent of people who held jobs before contracting a condition called acute respiratory distress syndrome were jobless one year after they were discharged from the hospital, costing them an average of about $27,000 in earnings.

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Phyllis and Harvey Sandler Donate $7 Million to Name FAU’s School of Social Work

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Longtime benefactors Phyllis and Harvey Sandler to name The Phyllis and Harvey Sandler School of Social Work within FAU's College for Design and Social Inquiry.

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Skin Cancer, Cancer, Dermatology, Dermatopathology, UCLA, UCLA health, Melanoma

Are Yearly Body Exams an Answer to Rising Skin Cancer Rates?

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As summer nears and more people prepare to go out in the sun, Dr. Philip Scumpia, a dermatologist and dermatopathologist at UCLA Health, can discuss the conflicting recommendations over full body skin inspections.

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Mount Sinai Health System Named Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Distinction represents commitment to ensuring compassionate care for all patients, regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation

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Illinois Nursing Deans Oppose Illinois SB 888

The Illinois Association of Colleges of Nursing (IACN), composed of the deans of baccalaureate nursing programs throughout the state, met in Springfield where they confirmed their ongoing opposition to legislation that would allow Illinois community colleges to award baccalaureate degrees in nursing (Illinois Senate Bill 888).

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The ATSIs Disappointed the Court Stops Review of EPA Rule to Limit Carbon Pollution and Address Climate Change #ATSadvocacy

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For Plastic Surgeons, Learning 'Danger Zones' Can Increase Safety When Using Facial Fillers

Dermal fillers have become a popular alternative to surgery for patients who want a younger facial appearance. Learning about some key "danger zones" can help plastic surgeons to enhance the safety and effectiveness of facial filler procedures, according to an expert update in the May issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

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Bullying Linked to Increased Desire for Cosmetic Surgery in Teens

Adolescents who are involved in bullying—victims and perpetrators alike—are more likely to say they would want to undergo cosmetic surgery to be more attractive or fix perceived flaws, reports a study in the May issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).

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Depression, Psychiatry, Mental Health, Ketamine, Antidepressant, Pharmaceutical Science

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