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Group launches campaign to provide special medical treatment to veterans

GREENVILLE, NC (WNCT) — Special medical treatment used to speed the healing process will be more available to our state’s veterans who suffer from traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder. The Community Foundation of NC East on Tuesday launched a campaign to provide free hyperbaric oxygen treatment to veterans. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy, or H-BOT, […]

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New perspectives in the medical treatment of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer: immune checkpoint inhibitors and beyond

This article was originally published here Cells. 2022 Jan 21;11(3):357. doi: 10.3390/cells11030357. ABSTRACT Non-muscle invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) is characterized by a high cure rate, but also by a non-negligible probability of recurrence and risk of progression to a muscle-invasive disease. Management of NMIBC requires appropriate local resection and staging, followed by risk-based treatment with […]

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£7,000 appeal to help eight-year-old in Stratford get life-saving medical treatment

An eight-year-old boy who had a 5% chance of surviving after suffering a life-threatening brain haemorrhage now needs £7,000 in medical support to help him recover. Eight-year-old Szymon Wieribzcki at home with his mother Klaudia Wierzbicka. Photo: Mark Williamson S8/2/22/3580. (54794005) However, the kind of medical care Szymon Wierzbicki needs is not available on the […]

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Pius seeks N4m for medical treatment | The Guardian Nigeria News

Enefiok Nyong Pius, 51, a graduate in statistics, pleaded with well-meaning Nigerians to help him financially for medical treatment at Federal Medical Center Ebute-Metta, Lagos. Pius, a father of three, told the Guardian he needed N4million to treat blindness in both eyes, amputated right leg above the knee, kidney problem, diabetes mellitus, hypertension blood pressure […]

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QC Kinetix (Marietta) is an alternative medicine specialty clinic in Marietta, GA.

Marietta, Georgia – Although surgery has long been considered one of the most effective procedures for chronic pain, there are many factors to consider because it is very invasive and can have a long healing process. On the other hand, regenerative medicine has established itself as one of the most promising alternatives for treating chronic […]

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A cutting-edge medical treatment offering a new lease of life to heart failure patients

Although the heart is the strongest muscle in the human body, the gradual weakening of the heart muscles reduces the functioning of the heart and the patient leads to a condition called heart failure. However, this does not mean that the heart has failed or stopped working, but rather that the heart is working at […]

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Subthalamic deep brain stimulation versus best medical treatment: a 12-year follow-up

This article was originally published here Acta Neurol Belgium. 2022 Jan 27. doi: 10.1007/s13760-022-01874-8. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVE: Electrical stimulation of the subthalamic nucleus (STN-DBS) is well established for attenuating motor fluctuations in advanced Parkinson’s disease, but little is known about its very long-term efficacy. Methods: We followed 15 PD patients who underwent […]

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Endoscopic sinus surgery with effective medical therapy for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps

Patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps were found to benefit more from the combination of endoscopic sinus surgery and medical treatment compared to medical treatment alone, although the minimal clinically important difference was not reached. According to the results of a study published in Respiratory Medicine The Lancet. Typically performed when patients with CRSwNP […]

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Update on Pathophysiology and Medical Treatment of Peripheral Arterial Disease

This article was originally published here Nat Rev Cardiol. 2022 Jan 7. doi: 10.1038/s41569-021-00663-9. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT Approximately 6% of adults worldwide suffer from atherosclerosis and thrombosis of the lower extremity arteries (peripheral arterial disease (PAD)) and the prevalence is increasing. PAD causes leg pain, impaired health-related quality of life, immobility, tissue loss, […]

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Endoscopic sinus surgery with medical treatment versus medical treatment for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps: a multicenter, randomized, controlled trial

Fund Endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) is a common operation in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps (CRSwNP) when medical treatment alone is insufficient. No randomized controlled trials on the effectiveness of ESS have been published. Our aim was to assess the effectiveness of ESS plus medical treatment versus medical treatment alone in patients with […]

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optimal medical treatment in patients undergoing PVI

Persistent gaps in treatment practice remain for peripheral arterial disease (PAD) and atherosclerosis. Megan Lee, a fourth-year medical student at Yale School of Medicine, explores inconsistencies in the use of guideline-directed medical therapy after peripheral vascular intervention (PVI), a minimally invasive procedure that restores blood flow to the lower limbs. Published in the American Heart […]

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Common use of alternative medicine in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa

November 22, 2021 1 minute read Source/Disclosures Published by: Source: Lane J, et al. J Drugs Dermatol. 2021.doi:10.36849/JDD.6046. Disclosures: Lane does not report any relevant financial information. Please see the study for relevant financial information from all other authors. ADD A SUBJECT TO EMAIL ALERTS Receive an email when new articles are published on Please […]

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Experimental, Integrative Medicine and Alternative Therapies

In India, out of two women with breast cancer, one will die within five years. Many of these lives can be saved through the early detection of cancer. If the cancer is detected at stage 1 when it is located in the breast, the five-year survival rate is 99%. If detected at stage 3 or […]

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Physical health, improved quality of life with bariatric surgery compared to medical therapy

April 26, 2021 1 minute read Source/Disclosures Published by: Source: Aminan A, et al. Patient-reported outcomes after metabolic surgery versus medical treatment for diabetes: insights from the STAMPEDE randomized trial. Presented at the American Surgical Association Annual Meeting; April 15-16, 2021 (virtual meeting). Disclosures: The authors report no relevant financial information. ADD A SUBJECT TO […]

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Health Care Inequities: Salaam Community Wellness Center to Bring Holistic Alternative Medicine to Chicago’s Woodlawn Neighborhood

CHICAGO (WLS) – “I think there are enough, as they say, woke people now who are going to keep the pressure on the whole system,” said Dr. Constance D. Shabazz, founder and CEO of the Salaam Community Wellness Center. . Dr. Shabazz is one of those people. She promises change in Chicago’s Woodlawn neighborhood with […]

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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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Medically clear: Medical therapy holds more promise than surgery… : Emergency medicine news

peritonsillar abscess: peritonsillar abscess Figure Figure Suction. To verify. Headlamp. To verify. Cetacaine. To verify. Gauze. To verify. Vaginal ultrasound probe. To verify. Needle and syringe. To verify. Sound familiar? It’s always been one of the trickiest procedures in the emergency department: Invasive drainage of angina requires a patient patient, a patient nurse and, if […]

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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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The Facts About Integrative, Complementary, and Alternative Medicine — Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Pancreatic cancer patients deserve the treatment and care that makes them feel better. Sometimes this includes approaches like meditation, yoga or taking dietary supplements – which fall under integrative, complementary or alternative medicine (ICAM) – in addition to conventional medicine. Conventional medicine for pancreatic cancer includes surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy. ICAM goes beyond conventional […]

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Major Survey Shows People Believe Alternative Medicine Can Cure Cancer – Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Nearly 40% of American adults surveyed believe that alternative medicine alone can cure cancer. When asked if alternative medicine alone could cure cancer, nearly 40% of Americans recently interviewed answered yes. “It’s a dangerous misconception,” said Victoria Manax, MD, chief medical officer of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN). “Standard cancer treatments are based on […]

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“Reasonable option” medical therapy vs surgery in Cushing’s disease

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