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Beauty blogger who woke up with a headache finds out she has weeks left to live – New York Post

A mom of four who went to the doctor’s after waking up with a “splitting” headache was devastated to learn she has just weeks left to live. Samantha Last, 49, a popular beauty blogger from Norfolk, England, woke at 2 a.m. with a migraine last Tuesday and hours later was diagnosed with a rare type… Read More »

Data from homeless emergency department patients finds multiple contributors to homelessness

A qualitative study of recently homeless emergency department patients found multiple contributors to homelessness that can inform future homelessness prevention interventions. The study findings are published in the September issue of Academic Emergency Medicine, a journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. Homelessness is a social determinant of health, and ranks alongside age, transportation… Read More »

Hepatitis C-infected kidneys are safe and work as well as uninfected organs, study finds

Hepatitis C-infected kidneys are safe and work as well as uninfected organs, study finds For years, most transplant centers discarded kidneys infected with hepatitis C over fears the recipients would have lower survival rates Since 2015, there are three times as many centers using infected kidneys thanks to new antiviral treatments   Researchers looked at hepatitis C-infected… Read More »