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Dietary supplementation may improve antibiotic-induced GVHD after stem cell transplantation

Dietary supplementation may improve antibiotic-induced GVHD after stem cell transplantation

image: Robert Jenq, MD see After Credit: MD Anderson Cancer Center HOUSTON ― Researchers at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have identified a specific gut bacterium implicated in the progression of graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) after antibiotic treatment of allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation ( allo-HSCT) and found that supplementation can prevent antibiotic-induced …

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How fruit can improve your mental health

How fruit can improve your mental health

Source: Image by Tracy Lundgren from Pixabay A study published earlier this year in the British Journal of Nutrition reported that eating fruit regularly can improve your mental health. Researchers examined the relationship between fruit consumption and psychological well-being. After controlling for demographic and lifestyle factors, those who ate fruit more often had lower levels …

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If you want to improve your posture, try these 7 simple exercises for the rear delt!

If you want to improve your posture, try these 7 simple exercises for the rear delt!

Over the past couple of years, we’ve all spent a lot of time at home hunched over a computer or cell phone as we work from the comfort of our own homes. Sometimes your posture can suffer from this position, so it’s important to strengthen the muscle group that supports your upper body. It’s there …

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NIH awards CUNY SPH team $6.7 million to design parks-based strategies to improve mental wellness

NIH awards CUNY SPH team $6.7 million to design parks-based strategies to improve mental wellness

NEW YORK, September 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Public parks play a vital role in promoting community engagement and supporting the well-being of nearby residents, but their impact depends not only on physical dimensions but also on social dimensions, such as perceived safety and availability of community programs. The National Institutes of Health has awarded a …

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Doing this exercise after meals can improve your health

Doing this exercise after meals can improve your health

You may have been taught that exercising after meals is unwise. On the contrary, according to a recent study, doing a little exercise after eating can be beneficial for your health. Of course, in some cases, exercising on a full stomach can cause nausea, cramping, bloating, reflux, sluggishness, and general discomfort, according to Health line. …

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State and labor officials seek 'culture change' to improve mental health in construction industry

State and labor officials seek ‘culture change’ to improve mental health in construction industry

With decades of experience in the trades, DeShon Leek understands firsthand the dark side that comes with working in the construction industry. Leek, who is the Southeast Region representative for the Michigan Building and Construction Trades Councilhas seen many cases of workers struggling with mental health issues, even in boom times like the one the …

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Approval of New Pediatric Medicine Residency Program Helps Improve Child and Family Care in Nevada |  University of Nevada, Reno

Approval of New Pediatric Medicine Residency Program Helps Improve Child and Family Care in Nevada | University of Nevada, Reno

The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med), and Renown Health are pleased to announce the accreditation of a new three-year pediatric residency program with the Accreditation Council for Higher Medical Education (ACGME). The inaugural cohort of pediatric residents will begin next summer, in July 2023. The new residency will help shape future …

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Houston Expert: 3 Emotional Intelligence Tips to Improve the Patient-Practitioner Experience

Houston Expert: 3 Emotional Intelligence Tips to Improve the Patient-Practitioner Experience

Having spent hours with medical professionals as a consultant and patient, I know it takes a special kind of person to care for others in their most trying and vulnerable times. This responsibility has been thrown into overdrive due to COVID, causing emotional exhaustion, which in turn affects patient care. By equipping yourself with emotional …

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5 Scientific Benefits of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

5 ways omega-3s improve your health and how you can get more

Not all fats are created equal. Case in point: omega-3 fatty acids, known as “healthy fats”. They are packed with health benefits, from reducing your risk of heart disease to helping with anxiety. The best part? They’re found in many food sources, but you can also choose from over-the-counter omega-3 supplements. But like any trendy …

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