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Mirroring the global trend, India reports an outbreak of Covid-related hepatitis among children

Madhya Pradesh study detects hepatitis in children with COVID-19

The condition is different from multisystem inflammatory syndrome. The condition is different from multisystem inflammatory syndrome. As new cases of COVID-19 in India continue to be at manageable levels, doctors in India, along with medical experts globally, are grappling with a mysterious spike in unexplained hepatitis in children who test positive for COVID-19. A team …

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Mirroring the global trend, India reports an outbreak of Covid-related hepatitis among children

Mirroring the global trend, India reports an outbreak of Covid-related hepatitis among children

In Covid-acquired hepatitis, symptoms include nausea, loss of appetite, weakness, and mild fever In Covid-acquired hepatitis, symptoms include nausea, loss of appetite, weakness, and mild fever As new Covid cases in India continue to be at manageable levels, doctors in India, along with medical experts around the world, are grappling with a mysterious spike in …

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Baby giraffe at the United States Zoo equipped with custom leg braces to help him walk properly

Baby giraffe at the United States Zoo equipped with custom leg braces to help him walk properly

A small giraffe born in a US zoo with life-threatening leg disease has been fitted with custom medical leg braces to help her walk. Key points: Msituni was born with a hyperextended carpi, which caused her to bend the forelimb the wrong way Veterinarians at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park contacted insole experts to …

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Medical education programs tell how climate change affects health

Medical education programs tell how climate change affects health

Madhu Manivannan, a third-year student at Emory School of Medicine, is at the forefront of a new approach to clinical education. Manivannan, co-chair of Emory Medical Students for Climate Action, was in the first class of Emory’s medical students to experience the emergence of a refined curriculum – pressured and partly created by the students …

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US dual risk papers for postpartum depression

US dual risk papers for postpartum depression

According to new survey results presented at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Annual Meeting 2022, one in four new mothers who are physicians report having postpartum depression, twice that of the general population. The survey results weren’t all sad. More than three-quarters (78%) of new mothers reported meeting their breastfeeding goals. However, …

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