How to help families affected by the deadly explosion at the Strong Memorial Hospital

We’ve been through a lot in our lifetime, and it has been hard.I was fortunate to grow up in a family of doctors.I have had to make some difficult decisions that many people would not make.But it was important to me to know that my son’s life was on the line, that he had a […]

How Swedish hospital saved the lives of thousands of Swedish patients

Sweden is home to the world’s largest hospital network, with more than 30,000 hospitals serving about 10 million patients.But for a while, the system was underperforming, with Sweden’s public hospital system losing ground to the private sector and to private insurance companies, as more people sought treatment outside of hospital.But as Sweden’s economy grew and […]

When you put your hand on a sick animal’s neck, you may not be able to do much about it

A little hand-holding may help an animal who has lost its right arm, or if it’s been bitten by a dangerous dog.But it may not make the animal whole.A new study published in Nature Neuroscience suggests that touching a sickly animal’s face may cause the animal to deteriorate and die.“Our results suggest that, while a […]

Vets: Newton Wellesley Hospital Rule Could Prevent Some Infections

By David Weigel, Bloomberg Staff”The rule would allow hospitals to keep their practices in line with federal guidelines on how to care for patients with chronic conditions,” the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) said in a statement.“If a hospital or nursing home wants to comply with the rule, it would need to follow […]

Valleys Hospital to offer online services for people with autism

Valleys hospital is looking to help people with a range of conditions with its online services.Auckland’s St Mary’s Hospital and Auckland’s Christchurch University Hospital are among the hospitals using its technology to offer care to people with disabilities, including autism.The system, called a Connected-Care Hub, lets people with the disability connect with doctors, nurses, psychologists, […]

How to get the most out of the C-sections at the baptist’s hospital

Chicago hospitals are known for their high standards of care, and this is no exception.But when it comes to cesarean sections, the Csarean section at the Baptist hospital in Chicago has its limits.The hospital has a strict policy on what is allowed on its premises, according to an article published by the Chicago Sun-Times.This includes […]

How to help children with eye injuries in Mexico City

Mexico City — A hospital and a children’s hospital in Mexico are on lockdown following an attack that left one child with a life-threatening eye injury, the Mexican government said on Wednesday.The hospital, in a southern part of the capital, was also locked down.Two other children were injured by the car, the government said.“There were […]

WHO: The coronavirus outbreak in Britain is far worse than initially feared

The outbreak in the UK is far bigger than previously thought, according to the World Health Organisation.The coronovirus outbreak has now surpassed 1,000,000 cases in the country, and more than 2,000 deaths.In the past week alone, at least 13,000 people have been infected, according the latest data from the World Heath Organisation (WHO).More than 4,000 […]

Woodhull Hospital, Liberty Hospital, Jps Hospital to reopen on Thursday

AUGUSTA, Ga.— The Woodhulys Hospital, the Liberty Hospital and the Jps hospital will reopen Thursday after being shut down overnight for several days, Georgia Gov.Nathan Deal said.Deal announced the closures on Twitter, saying the closure was necessary to keep the emergency department and emergency department-affiliated medical units functioning.Deal said the closures were necessary to provide […]