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WCRI Update: No Delays in Medical Treatment of Workers’ Compensation at Height of Pandemic: Risk and Insurance

Study shows no significant delay in workers’ compensation care early in COVID-19 pandemic. A new study from the Workers Compensation Research Institute, titled “The Early Impact of COVID-19 on Medical Treatment for Workers Compensation Non-COVID-19 Claims,” found virtually no delays in treatment during the first two quarters of the pandemic. The report aimed to “investigate […]

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The fusion of conventional medical treatment with integrative medicine

Many cancer patients have two doctors like her – a medical oncologist and a naturopathic oncologist. Some medical schools add other programs to their curriculum. (Deposit Pictures) Tracy Gosson was first diagnosed with stage 4 ovarian cancer in April 2019 after feeling tired and unloving for months. During her treatment, the founder of branding and […]

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Psychotherapy as medical treatment

REMARK With the development of modern psychotherapy by Sigmund Freud in the 1890s, a new method of treating psychopathology was born. A neurologist by training, Freud was above all a doctor who, in 1895, wrote that he wanted to create with psychoanalysis “a psychology that would be a natural science”.1 Throughout his career, Freud maintained […]

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Local veterans find PTSD relief with grant-funded medical treatment | News

At one point, Brandon Varisco was said to have only reluctantly agreed to a trip to the aquarium with his wife and daughters. On Friday, however, he happily accepted an invitation to spend the day at Baton Rouge’s Blue Zoo with his family. Varisco, a veteran who once suffered from debilitating post-traumatic stress disorder, said […]

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Caitlyn Jenner Says Puberty Blocking Is “Appropriate Medical Treatment”

Caitlyn Jenner poses at the Glamorous Women of the Year Awards in Los Angeles, California on November 14, 2016. (Mario Anzuoni/Reuters) There was a lot of talk about Caitlyn Jenner who felt biological transgender men shouldn’t be allowed to compete in women’s sports because it’s ‘not fair’. Under pressure from LGBT and other critics, Jenner […]

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Volunteer Pilots Connect Remote Areas to Advanced Medical Treatment – California Health Report

Chris Bennett, volunteer pilot for Angel Flight West, outside his hangar at Reid-Hillview Airport in San Jose. Click the “play” button on the image above to watch “Flying with ‘Angels’”. Eileen Ambrosini moved to the small town of Atwater, California in 1979. Over the next three decades, she met her husband, raised her daughter, and […]

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Recent Cases of Bad Faith Concerning the Reasonableness of Medical Treatment | Cozen O’Connor

In two recent cases, courts have shown great deference to physicians treating patients in determining the reasonableness of medical treatment. This deference seems to reflect a reluctance of the courts to decide what health care is appropriate for a patient. In Peterson v. Western National Mut. Ins. Co., 946 NW2d 903 (Minn. 2020), the policyholder […]

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Medical treatment equal to invasive therapy for spontaneous coronary artery dissection

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A controversial medical treatment that is known to cure even skeptics

I don’t believe in homeopathy, the alternative medical discipline developed by Samuel Hahnemann in the 19th century, which is based on the principle of “like heals like”. If you have a fever, a homeopath will prescribe something that, given to a healthy person, would cause a fever. The prescribed dose, and usually infused in tiny […]

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Refusing medical treatment: do you have the right to say no?

Key points: Individual autonomy is a core value in Western medical systems. Courts have upheld the right of patients to choose their own medical treatment, even when their decisions may result in ill health or death. The right to refuse medical treatment can only be overridden when a patient is found by a court to […]

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Trichotest™ genetic test that supports the medical treatment of hair loss

Miami-based hair restoration expert and facial plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Epstein brings personalized treatment for alopecia to Florida MIAMI, March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — A leader in the field of hair restoration, Dr. Jeffrey Epstein is now the first in Florida and one of the first in the United States to offer the newest and […]

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Curative care Medical treatment and therapy

Curative care refers to treatments and therapies provided to a patient with the primary goal of completely resolving a disease and with the goal of returning the patient – ideally – to their state of health before the disease manifested itself. For example, when a patient receives curative care for breast cancer, the goal is […]

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Phoenix Group offers therapy and medical treatment for the underinsured in Flagler

Some 10 years after the conception of the concept, the Phoenix Group celebrated its inauguration on October 16 in Palm Coast. Abundant Life Ministries-Hope House Inc., the parent company of the Phoenix Group, opened Hope House as a teen residence in 2003 with Sandra Shank at the helm. In 2009, with Hope House overflowing with […]

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Hydrotherapy: using water as a medical treatment

Hydrotherapy is defined as the clinical application of water to treat or prevent disease. Yes, that literally describes how water can be used as a medical treatment. You could say that simply drinking water will prevent dehydration or that using sterile water to dilute certain IV medications (like vitamin C) can be used in a […]

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A woman may have been cured of HIV without medical treatment

A woman who was infected with HIV in 1992 could be the first person cured of the virus without a risky bone marrow transplant or even medication, researchers reported Wednesday. In another 63 people in their study who controlled the infection without drugs, HIV was apparently sequestered in the body in such a way that […]

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Goals of medical treatment and how to use them

Disease management: maximizing longevity and quality of life Hinterhaus Productions/Getty Images Many diseases and conditions cannot be cured by existing medical treatments. When a medical problem cannot be cured or cured, the goal is to manage it to ensure that the patient’s longevity and quality of life is maximized by managing the problem. Many of […]

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How to measure the potential harm of medical treatment

As we wrote last week, far fewer people benefit from medical therapies than we tend to think. This fact is quantified in the number of therapies needed to treat, or NNT, which tells you how many people would need to receive medical therapy for one person to benefit. NSTs well above 10 or even 100 […]

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Medical treatment not yet approved? No problem! Welcome to bypass tourism

Medical tourism is the practice of seeking medical care across international borders. Countries with established medical sectors like the United States, Europe, India and Thailand are traditional destinations for international visitors seeking medical care. Although costs are usually paid out of pocket, some patients seek medical care abroad because it is cheaper than in their […]