Better Childhood Motor Skills Lower Mortality
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Better Childhood Motor Skills Lower Mortality

Better childhood motor coordination was associated with lower mortality up to middle age, according to recent study findings. G. David Batty, PhD, DSc, and a team of United Kingdom-based investigators used the British National Child Development Study to examine the association of performance of a series of psychomotor coordination tests in childhood with mortality up […]

Possible coronavirus drug identified by Australian scientists
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COVID-19 news from Annals of Internal Medicine

Below please find a summary and link(s) of new coronavirus-related content published today in Annals of Internal Medicine. The summary below is not intended to substitute for the full article as a source of information. A collection of coronavirus-related content is free to the public at http://go.annals.org/coronavirus. 1. Availability of Telemedicine Services Across […]

New research highlights blood clot dangers of COVID-19
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New research highlights blood clot dangers of COVID-19

OAK BROOK, Ill. (April 23, 2020) – A special report published today in the journal Radiology outlines prevention, diagnosis and treatment of complications stemming from blood clots in patients with COVID-19. The journal also published two research letters and a case study on this topic. Clinicians worldwide face this new severe infectious lung disease with […]

Digital Health Program Effective for Obese Patients With Hypertension
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Digital Health Program Effective for Obese Patients With Hypertension

A self-administered internet-based intervention resulted in positive short- and long-term health benefits in patients who were obese with hypertension, according to recent study findings. Juan Francisco Lison, MD, PhD, and a team of colleagues investigated the efficacy in terms of body composition and blood pressure parameters of an internet-based intervention. The program had different modules […]