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C-Sections in Puerto Rico Reached 50.5 Percent of All Births in 2022

The cesarean delivery rate in Puerto Rico reached 50.5 percent of all births in 2022, according to a January data brief published by the U.S. Centers for Diseas

Incidence of Scooter Injuries Increased From 2016 to 2020

The incidence of scooter injuries increased from 2016 to 2020, and patients with scooter injuries more often undergo minor operations, according to a study publ

Incidence of Stroke Decreasing in Blacks, Whites in United States

The incidence of stroke is decreasing among Black and White adults in the U.S. population, but disparities persist, according to a study published online Jan. 1

Prevalence of Weight Loss Product Use 5.5 Percent in Teens

Overall, 5.5 percent of adolescents use weight-loss products, with higher use among girls, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis published online J

Pain Reduced With Target Muscle Reinnervation at Time of Amputation

For patients undergoing amputation, targeted muscle reinnervation (TMR) at the time of amputation improves pain scores and reduces the rate of neuroma formation

As Blizzards Bear Down, Stay Safe From Carbon Monoxide Dangers

PGMA G300-2018 and UL 2201. They are estimated to reduce deaths from CO poisoning by 87 and 100 , respectively. The UL 2201 certified models have reduced CO emi

Vicious Cycle: Depression and Weight Gain Often Go Together

A bout of depression can trigger a bump in body weight among people struggling with obesity, a new study has found.People who had an increase in symptoms relate

High-Dose Glucocorticoids No Better Than Low-Dose for Sudden Hearing Loss

For patients with idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss (ISSNHL), systemic high-dose glucocorticoid therapy is no better than a lower-dose regimen, accor

Preexisting Conditions Seen in All Patients With Tachycardia After COVID-19 Vaccine

Patients with post-COVID-19 vaccination postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS) all have preexisting conditions, according to a study published in the

Anthropometric + Biochemical Markers May Aid Gestational Diabetes Diagnosis

The combination of pregnancy weight and biochemical markers may be able to improve diagnosis of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM), according to a review publi

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