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Using precision cardiovascular medicine to prevent the development of heart diseases

Nearly half of all American adults have elevated blood pressure or hypertension. High blood pressure contributes to 65% of cardiovascular deaths in the United States. Exponential advances in genomic sequencing

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Virtual care operator streamlines the patient journey for people with multiple and long-term conditions in Finland

The MASSE project, led by Aalto University, has created the design principles for a system that will improve the efficiency of care, especially for chronic and multimorbid patients who use

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New project aims to map cellular variation in the healthy human brain

People vary widely in how we think and behave and in our vulnerability to disease, and that variation can be traced at least in part to our brains. Yet scientists

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Rheumatoid arthritis linked to peripheral artery disease

Tayser Zoubi, from Flinders University in Adelaide, Australia, and Hendry Gordon, Ph.D., from Glasgow Caledonian University in the United Kingdom, conducted a systematic literature review to examine the association between

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Novel device monitors breathing sounds to predict respiratory failure in ICU patients after extubation

Researchers have developed a novel device that detects abnormal breathing sounds to predict whether an ICU patient is likely to suffer from respiratory complications after removal from a mechanical ventilator,

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Bad hangovers? Why genetics, personality and coping mechanisms can make a difference

After a good night out you may not be surprised when you wake up feeling rough the next morning. But what may surprise you is if your friends aren’t feeling

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First Nations communities struggle with a rare disease that affects muscles for speech

Machado-Joseph disease (MJD) is a rare neurodegenerative disease that affects muscles in the body, including those required for speech. It is prevalent in some remote First Nations communities in the

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