SARS-CoV-2 Found in 100% of Infected Patients’ Stools Suggests COVID-19 Could Be a Gut Infection

A new study of symptomatic patients who tested positive for COVID-19 has found SARS-CoV-2 in 100% of fecal samples, suggesting… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost … Read more…

Episode 4 | Managing & Treating Cardiovascular Patients during COVID-19

Cleveland Clinic BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

According to new research, patients may need to wait over a month before being retested to know whether they have cleared the virus

Months into the pandemic that has infected more than 6 million Americans, the public and experts alike are learning the impacts of Covid-19 can drag on longer than expected. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero BREAKING NEWS: As millions … Read more…

Hard questions needed on cost of keeping all Covid patients alive, says Tony Abbott

Guardian News BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

Trump Program to Cover Uninsured Covid-19 Patients Falls Short of Promise

Some patients are still receiving staggering bills. Others don’t qualify because conditions other than Covid-19 were their primary diagnosis. NYT > Top Stories BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of … Read more…

HIV patients with ‘powerful immune systems’ may naturally clear infections, study says

A small percentage of HIV patients may naturally reach a “functional cure,” isolating the virus into parts of the human genome so remote, it is unable to replicate, according to new research. The only other known cure offering long-term HIV remission resulted … Read more…

How Front-Line Workers Are Struggling to Cope with Losing Coronavirus Patients | NYT Opinion

The New York Times BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release … Read more…

Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Strategic Management and Resource Team keeps patients safe during COVID-19

Mayo Clinic BREAKING NEWS: As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President/CEO of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the … Read more…

WHO halts trial of HIV drugs as possible treatment for patients hospitalized with coronavirus

The WHO said the trial results of the hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir-ritonavir drugs “produced little or no reduction in the mortality” of COVID-19 patients. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

COVID-19 Patients Develop Fatal Blood Clots Due to High Alpha Defensin Protein Levels, Find …

Israeli researchers have identified the mechanism that causes a deadly COVID-19 complication that affects 30% of patients: the formation of… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Texas reports a record number of hospitalized coronavirus patients after state reopened early

There are currently 1,935 Covid-19 patients in hospitals across the state, topping the previous hospitalization record of 1,888 patients on May 5. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Coronavirus patients treated with Trump-touted hydroxychloroquine at higher risk of death, study says

Patients who took the drug or chloroquine were also more likely to develop irregular heart rhythms, researchers said. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off … Read more…

Health Advisory: Seasonal Influenza A(H3N2) Activity and Antiviral Treatment of Patients with Influenza

In the United States (U.S.), influenza activity has increased significantly over recent weeks with influenza A(H3N2) viruses predominating so far this season. In the past, A(H3N2) virus-predominant influenza seasons have been associated with more hospitalizations and deaths in persons aged … Read more…

Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Suspected or Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Healthcare Settings

Guidance for healthcare professionals who have the potential for direct or indirect exposure to patients or infectious materials. 2019 Novel Coronavirus SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off … Read more…

Young patients at D.C. children’s hospital experience rare syndrome linked to coronavirus

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Young patients at D.C. children’s hospital experience rare syndrome linked to coronavirus

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Coronavirus patients discharged from hospitals report ‘long struggle,’ some relapse, WHO says

“Certainly, there have been some reported cases of putative relapse, so, people who have fallen sick again,” said Dr. Mike Ryan, executive director of the WHO’s emergencies program. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free … Read more…

New Study to Assess Effectiveness of Inhaled Nitric Oxide as Treatment for SARS in COVID-19 Patients

An investigator-initiated clinical study at Massachusetts General Hospital is evaluating the potential benefits of inhaled nitric oxide as a treatment… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

‘Our patients are dropping like flies’: 16,000 dead from COVID-19 in U.S. nursing homes

USA TODAY has created a database of nursing homes and long-term care facilities with COVID-19, as more states name facilities with outbreaks.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

‘Our patients are dropping like flies’: 16,000 dead from COVID-19 in U.S. nursing homes

USA TODAY has created a database of nursing homes and long-term care facilities with COVID-19, as more states name facilities with outbreaks.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Novartis To Begin Phase III Clinical Trial of Autoimmune Disease Drug in COVID-19 Patients with …

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The US just reported its deadliest day for coronavirus patients as states reopen, according to WHO

Dozens of states have unveiled reopening plans and several, including Georgia, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas, have already begun to allow nonessential retailers to reopen. Health and Science SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription … Read more…

David Letterman criticizes Mike Pence for ‘taunting’ COVID-19 patients by not wearing mask

David Letterman is calling out Mike Pence for not wearing a mask at the Mayo Clinic, accusing the Vice President of “taunting” COVID-19 survivors.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

FDA in ‘ongoing’ talks with Gilead to make remdesivir available to coronavirus patients ‘as quickly as possible’

The Food and Drug Administration has been in “sustained and ongoing” discussions with Gilead Sciences to make antiviral drug remdesivir available to Covid-19 patients “as quickly as possible, as appropriate,” the agency said. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

FDA in ‘ongoing’ talks with Gilead to make remdesivir available to coronavirus patients ‘as quickly as possible’

The Food and Drug Administration has been in “sustained and ongoing” discussions with Gilead Sciences to make antiviral drug remdesivir available to Covid-19 patients “as quickly as possible, as appropriate,” the agency said. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS … Read more…

Fresenius Kabi starts United for Clinical Nutrition initiative in Europe with first-of-its-kind clinical study assessing critically ill patients in 11 European countries

BAD HOMBURG, GERMANY – [November 18, 2019] The first patients are about to be enrolled in the EuroPN survey, a clinical study that will assess the nutritional balance and focus on functional outcomes of critically ill patients in about 100 … Read more…

Radiologists Warned to Watch Out for Possible Blood Clot Dangers in COVID-19 Patients

A recently-published report has outlined prevention, diagnosis and treatment of complications stemming from blood clots in patients with COVID-19. COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Favipiravir works! Preliminary Clinical Studies Suggest Positive Effects on COVID-19 Patients

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, people around the globe have been eagerly awaiting a real breakthrough on its treatment. Fortunately, a silver lining seems finally to be showing up. The virus clearance rate is a well-established golden standard assessing the … Read more…

Belfast based startup to develop a mobile app, harnessing Artificial Intelligence, to provide communication tool for voice-impaired patients

Liopa secures Innovate UK Funding, along with partners Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Queen’s University of Belfast, to deploy a communications aid for tracheostomy patients, aimed at improving patient engagement and autonomy. 29 April, 2019, Belfast, UK: Liopa, … Read more…

Belfast based startup to develop a mobile app, harnessing Artificial Intelligence, to provide communication tool for voice-impaired patients

Liopa secures Innovate UK Funding, along with partners Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Queen’s University of Belfast, to deploy a communications aid for tracheostomy patients, aimed at improving patient engagement and autonomy. 29 April, 2019, Belfast, UK: Liopa, … Read more…

Trump says he was being 'sarcastic' about injecting coronavirus patients with disinfectant

Speaking to reporters after signing a $ 484 billion coronavirus relief package into law, President Trump was asked about the idea of injecting coronavirus patients with a disinfectant, something he floated during Thursday’s coronavirus task force briefing. He claimed he … Read more…

Medical Professionals Step Out Of Their Comfort Zones To Help Patients | The Last Word | MSNBC

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Medical Professionals Step Out Of Their Comfort Zones To Help Patients | The Last Word | MSNBC

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Flipping COVID-19 Patients onto Their Stomachs Can Keep Them Alive in Intensive Care

A new study of patients with severe COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) hospitalized on ventilators has found that lying face down was better… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Alzheimer’s patients isolated due to coronavirus find support in virtual therapy

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) was founded in 2002 with the goal of providing a community for individuals, families and caregivers affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. As coronavirus isolates millions of Americans across the country, the AFA … Read more…

US FDA Authorizes Blood Purification Device to Treat Acute Respiratory Failure in COVID-19 Patients

Terumo BCT, Inc. (Lakewood, CO, USA) and Marker Therapeutics AG (Houston, TX, USA) have obtained the US Food and Drug… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Google’s new program makes it easier for non-coronavirus patients to virtually connect with doctors

The coronavirus pandemic has left hospitals and doctors overwhelmed with new patients. Some hospitals will not even admit individuals exhibiting non-coronavirus symptoms. A new Google program will make it easier for patients in need of medical care to virtually connect … Read more…

Two-thirds of coronavirus patients improve after drug remdesivir, study says

More than two-thirds of severely ill COVID-19 patients saw their condition improve after treatment with remdesivir, an experimental drug being developed by Gilead Sciences Inc., according to new data based on patient observation. The analysis, published on Friday by the … Read more…

BardyDx’s CAM Patch Chosen for Measuring QT Segments in COVID-19 Patients Using Hydroxychloroquine

Bardy Diagnostics, Inc.’s (Seattle, WA, USA) Carnation Ambulatory Monitor (CAM) Patch has been chosen for use in protocols to measure… COVID-19 | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Birx says government is classifying all deaths of patients with coronavirus as ‘COVID-19’ deaths, regardless of cause

The federal government is classifying the deaths of patients infected with the coronavirus as COVID-19 deaths, regardless of any underlying health issues that could have contributed to the loss of someone’s life.  FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to … Read more…

Within 40 minutes in this one ER, six patients went into cardiac arrest. Four died. A rare look at what coronavirus is doing to thousands of Americans.

In photos | Newsletter | Podcast | Q&A | Tracking the virus CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your … Read more…

Interim Clinical Guidance for Management of Patients with Confirmed Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Interim Clinical Guidance for Management of Patients with Confirmed Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) 2019 Novel Coronavirus SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST … Read more…

‘I was in… excruciating pain’ A growing number of younger COVID-19 patients | Nightline

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How recovered coronavirus patients could form “Survivor Corps” to battle the virus | New York Post

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AI-Driven Ruleset Helps Detect COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus in Patients

 Persivia (Marlborough, MA), a provider of real-time bundled payment, value-based care, population health, and quality management solutions, has launched a… Coronavirus | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

FDA will allow doctors to treat critically ill coronavirus patients with blood from survivors

Experts say the treatment might be the best hope for some patients until more sophisticated drugs are developed. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to … Read more…

Blood of Recovered Coronavirus Patients Could Be Used for Protection from COVID–19 Infection

 Researchers from John Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD) have proposed that the use of blood from recovered coronavirus patients could provide… Coronavirus | HospiMedica International SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

Information for Clinicians on Therapeutic Options for COVID-19 Patients

There are no US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved drugs specifically for the treatment of patients with COVID-19. At present clinical management includes infection prevention and control measures and supportive care, including supplementary oxygen and mechanical ventilatory support when indicated. … Read more…

Hospitals are still scheduling elective procedures during coronavirus crisis, and frontline medical workers fear they’re infecting patients

Six medical workers told CNBC that they disagree with their hospitals’ policies around elective procedures, which are going ahead in the midst of a pandemic. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Mayo Clinic outlines its precautionary measures to protect patients during COVID-19 outbreak

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Update: Interim Guidance for Health Care Providers for Managing Patients with Suspected E-cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use-Associated Lung Injury – United States, November 2019

A total of 2,172 U.S. e-cigarette, or vaping, product use-associated lung injury (EVALI) cases have been reported to CDC. Vitamin E acetate and tetrahydrocannabinol appear to be associated with the outbreak; however, no single causative agent has been identified. Seasonal … Read more…

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Surveillance and Containment Measures for the First 100 Patients with COVID-19 in Singapore – January 2-February 29, 2020

Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Surveillance and Containment Measures for the First 100 Patients with COVID-19 in Singapore – January 2-February 29, 2020 2019 Novel Coronavirus SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: Australia traces patients treated by sick doctor as US cruise ship cases rise

Two victims were in their 70s and had travelled overseas, say state authorities, as cruise ship off San Francisco reports 21 cases and Hong Kong advises against non-urgent travel Cases pass 100,000 globally as Iran threatens force to restrict spread … Read more…

Heart attack patients who follow more guidelines live longer

PRESS RELEASE Contacts: Jan Greene janice.x.greene@kp.org 510-891-3653 Kerry Sinclair ksinclair@webershandwick.com 310-854-8278  OAKLAND, Calif. — Patients who followed more medical advice after a heart attack were more likely to survive years after their heart attack. Their prospects improved with every additional … Read more…

Coronavirus live updates: New Wuhan hospital receives patients, China death toll hits 811

China starts receiving patients at the second makeshift hospital in Wuhan, the Leishenshan Hospital, according to state-run network CGTN. US Top News and Analysis COMMUNITY NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up … Read more…

‘Sci-fi’ electrode sleeve offers new hope for millions of paralysis patients

Cutting-edge technology is giving new hope to millions of people living with paralysis across the United States. Researchers at The Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research have successfully developed a light-weight, wearable electrode sleeve that regulates and triggers finger movement in … Read more…

A doctor is accused of performing hysterectomies and other unnecessary medical procedures on patients without their consent

A Virginia doctor has been arrested after he was accused of performing hysterectomies and other unnecessary medical procedures on patients without their consent, according to a federal affidavit. CNN.com – RSS Channel – App Health Section SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click … Read more…

Ideas to Reality: Portal Telemedicina, technology helping rural patients get crucial medical care

Google SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Missouri Health Director Tracked Planned Parenthood Patients’ Periods On Spreadsheet

The efforts to track menstrual cycles were part of a larger investigation into claims of unsafe practices at the state’s lone abortion clinic, according to the official. Women Special News Bulletin http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with … Read more…

State Highlights: Workers At N.C. Assisted Living Home Charged With Setting Up Fights Between Patients With Dementia; Tests Of Calif. Water Find Widespread Contamination From Toxic Chemicals

Media outlets report on news from North Carolina, California, Tennessee, Minnesota, Mississippi, Arizona, Missouri, Georgia, Michigan, New Hampshire, Louisiana, New York and Iowa. Kaiser Health News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

State Highlights: DOJ Outlines Efforts To Address Rural Safety Crisis In Alaska; Activists File Lawsuit Over New Hampshire’s Treatment Of Mental Health Patients In ERs

Media outlets report on news fro Alaska, New Hampshire, California, North Carolina, Massachusetts, Virginia, Minnesota, Florida, Connecticut, Wisconsin, Georgia, Ohio, Missouri, and Maryland. Kaiser Health News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Smart devices are moving from fitness tracking to monitoring patients with chronic illnesses

Myia Health is looking to partner with hospitals and provide technology so they can monitor sick patients when they go home. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

ALS patients share about their life 5 years after ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’: Part 1 I Nightline

Nightline BEST DEAL UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

FDA agrees to fast-track review of Amarin’s prescription strength fish oil pill for heart patients

The FDA plans to review Vascep within six months instead of the usual 10, with a decision on approval expected sometime in late September. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Childhood trauma has lasting effect on brain connectivity in patients with depression

A study found that childhood trauma is linked to abnormal connectivity in the brain in adults with major depressive disorder (MDD). The paper shows symptom-specific, system-level changes in brain network connectivity in MDD. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL DISCOUNT … Read more…

Alzheimer’s treatment holds promise for primary progressive aphasia patients

Scientists have discovered that an existing therapy frequently used to treat Alzheimer’s disease might also work on patients with primary progressive aphasia (PPA), a type of dementia that destroys language and currently has no treatment. Child Development News — ScienceDaily … Read more…

This patient’s medical record said she’d given birth twice — in fact, she’d never been pregnant

Medical record errors are extremely common and can be life-threatening. For 20-year-old patient Morgan Gleason, it took many hours to fix a glaring mistake.  Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Alphabet stops its project to create a glucose-measuring contact lens for diabetes patients

Verily, Alphabet's life sciences unit, found it more challenging than expected to measure glucose levels in tears. Especially once it started testing its device outside of the lab. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…