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New Study Reveals The World Health Organization’s Surgical Safety Checklist Reduces Postsurgical Deaths

A new study conducted by a research team from South Carolina Hospital Association, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Ariadne Labs reveals a voluntary safety checklist could reduce postsurgical deaths by 22 percent. The World Health Organization (WHO), … Continue reading

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New Medicine May Reduce Maternal Death Related To Postpartum Hemorrhage

More than 300,000 women die each year in low and low-middle income countries. These deaths occur during childbirth or pregnancy and are primarily related to postpartum hemorrhage (PPH). The key element to preventing PPH is a drug called oxytocin, which … Continue reading

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A New Study Reveals Being Underweight Or Overweight May Increase The Risk Of Migraines

Migraines affect nearly everyone at some point, with a variety of symptoms that can be debilitating once the pain threshold reaches the maximum level. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), in the past year about half of the world’s … Continue reading

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