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National Healthcare Startup Incubator Opens Applications for Second Cohort

National healthcare incubator 1501 Health is inviting healthcare startups to apply to join its second year-long cohort, accepting applications from Oct. 26 through Nov. 16, 2021. 1501 Health will provide investment and resources to help the selected...
18-Oct-2021 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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emocha Health and LifeBridge Health Publish Pediatric Asthma Study Demonstrating Rapid Inhaler Improvement

Evaluation of a new pediatric asthma pilot program published in the Journal of Asthma showed that the average frequency of asthma inhaler technique errors among enrolled patients dropped from 80% to less than 20% in four weeks.
30-Sep-2021 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Growth plate fractures in children: Why they’re not as devastating as they can seem

A parent bracing for the prognosis of their child’s broken bone might hear “growth plate fracture” and immediately think unfixable damage has been done.
23-Sep-2021 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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LifeBridge Health to Connect Consumers and Patients to Care through Higi

Health system will leverage the Higi platform and network to build community ties, understand community health needs and provide smart digital connections to care
19-Aug-2021 2:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Why sunscreen is a must before and after water fun

Overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays is the cause of most skin cancers.
13-Aug-2021 9:15 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Five key nutrients that can support skin health, and the best sources for them

The appearance and overall health of your skin doesn’t only boil down to facial cleansers and creams.
12-Aug-2021 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Melanoma awareness: When should you see a dermatologist?

While it is the least common of the main types of skin cancer, melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. The sooner it is detected, the better.
12-Aug-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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School sports and extracurricular activities: What you should know as they relate to COVID-19

With schools making plans to resume in-person learning this coming fall, parents probably are wondering how COVID-19 precautions may affect school sports and extracurricular activities, and if it’s even safe for children to participate.
11-Aug-2021 3:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Research on rapid test to detect COVID-19 antibody levels

18-Aug-2021 2:10 PM EDT

Addressing Mental Health in the Era of COVID-19

LifeBridge Health Chief of Psychiatry Drew Pate, M.D., and Chair of Emergency Medicine Reginald Brown, M.D., say we must be mindful of our physical and mental health during the pandemic. They explain how to do that.
21-Aug-2020 1:35 PM EDT

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COVID-19: What you should know if you have sickle cell disease

If you have sickle cell disease, you are at higher risk than the general population for severe complications from COVID-19.
7-Jul-2020 9:35 AM EDT

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COVID-19: How best to handle eyewear

If you wear contact lenses, eyeglasses or safety glasses, you may be wondering how to best handle eyewear to protect from the coronavirus (COVID-19) and other infections.
21-May-2020 4:10 PM EDT

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EVALI and other vaping risks: What you should know

EVALI and other vaping risks: What you should know
10-Mar-2020 12:00 PM EDT

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Expert on the Toll of Child Abuse on Victims

7-Mar-2019 4:15 PM EST

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Can an older surgeon operate safely on your loved ones? Check out Dr. Mark Katlic’s Aging Surgeon Program at Sinai https://bit.ly/1ywju3s

22-Jan-2019 5:05 PM EST

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Don't Get Burned - Important Eye Safety During the Solar Eclipse

It’s important to know what to do and what NOT to do so you can check out the eclipse without damaging your eyes or even causing blindness!
16-Aug-2017 5:05 PM EDT

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