Female GPs may want to take note of the ingredients in their hand sanitiser, with a study suggesting that exposure to a…
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Flu vaccine stocks in pharmacies are all but gone, as the government urgently orders a further 825,000 doses for the private…
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Antibiotics given prophylactically for 24 hours or less are as effective as those given for 72 hours for preventing…
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Wrapping implantable cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIEDs) in an envelope that elutes antibiotics reduces the risk…
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Osteoporosis in men is often unrecognised and untreated, despite the fact that osteoporosis-related mortality and morbidity…
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Patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) who are having a joint replacement are more likely to face an infection risk from…
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Patients’ hands need a good scrub while in hospital, according to a US study that found they are commonly contaminated with…
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Playing in the ball pits found at paediatric physiotherapy centres may be a health hazard for children, with a study showing…
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