Peripheral nerve block may cut opioid use after amputation

Peripheral nerve block may cut opioid use after amputation

(HealthDay)—Peripheral nerve blockade with regular local anesthetic and liposomal bupivacaine is a...
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Brain growth inhibited by heavy alcohol use

Brain growth inhibited by heavy alcohol use

Heavy use of alcohol among adolescents and young a...
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Doctors told check children’s social media use after internet concerns

Doctors told check children’s social media use after internet concerns

Mental health doctors are told to check social med...
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New guidelines produced to help parents ensure safe use of social media among children

New guidelines produced to help parents ensure safe use of social media among children

Children are avid social media users—despite sit...
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Researchers use radiomics to predict who will benefit from chemotherapy

Researchers use radiomics to predict who will benefit from chemotherapy

Using data from computed tomography (CT) images, r...
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Persistent, Prolonged Opioid Use Occurs After Plastic Surgery

Persistent, Prolonged Opioid Use Occurs After Plastic Surgery

THURSDAY, March 7, 2019 — Persistent and pro...
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Opioid use in the family may influence adolescents’ opioid risk after surgery

Opioid use in the family may influence adolescents’ opioid risk after surgery

Having a family member with persistent opioid use ...
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Before Teen Is Prescribed Opioids, Look at Family’s Drug Use

Before Teen Is Prescribed Opioids, Look at Family’s Drug Use

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 27, 2019 — Teens and young a...
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FDA Approves Expanded Use of Adacel (Tdap) Vaccine for Repeat Vaccination

FDA Approves Expanded Use of Adacel (Tdap) Vaccine for Repeat Vaccination

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ &#82...
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