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$80,000 and 5 ER visits: Ectopic pregnancy takes its toll despite New York's liberal abortion law

$80,000 and 5 ER visits: Ectopic pregnancy takes its toll despite New York’s liberal abortion law

When Sara Laub’s period was late, the New York resident skipped things. She had used an intrauterine device, or IUD, for three years and knew her chances of getting pregnant were extremely slim. But after 10 days, Laub, 28, had a home test in early July and received bad news: she was pregnant. Laub went …

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A flooded street is seen in the Juana Matos neighborhood of Catano, Puerto Rico, September 19, 2022, after Hurricane Fiona hit.

Hurricane Fiona reveals ‘pain and anger’

In the days following Hurricane Fiona, Dr. Brenda Rivera-García sat at her home without power, water, and Wi-Fi in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She was stuck listening to the hum of the generators powering neighborhood homes, drowning out the merry coquis that chirped all night. The sad, humming “lullaby” sound reflected the island’s collective grief, …

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'Turn around and say shit': Bodybuilding legend Jay Cutler shared his pain at having an NFL superstar as his namesake in 2015

‘Turn around and say shit’: Bodybuilding legend Jay Cutler shared his pain at having an NFL superstar as his namesake in 2015

It’s not uncommon for people to confuse others with someone else. But when they’re both famous athletes, things start to get a little complicated, especially in the age of social media. Former American football quarterback Jay Christopher Cutler spent 12 seasons in the National Football League, mostly with the Chicago Bears. On the other hand, …

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Rep Mfume leads a discussion on the 'non-traditional' topic of black pain management and treatment in DC

Rep Mfume leads a discussion on the ‘non-traditional’ topic of black pain management and treatment in DC

US Representative Kweisi Mfume spoke about racial bias in health care at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation conference in DC This content was republished with permission from WTOP’s press partners at Maryland Matters. Sign up for Maryland Matters’ free email subscription today. U.S. Representative Kweisi Mfume (D-Md.) is a familiar face at the Congressional Black …

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Exercising but still having pain? This might be why

Do you exercise but still have pain? Maybe that’s why

Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes It’s an age-old story: you have joint pain that won’t go away, even if you do everything right on paper. You’ve tried more exercise, rehab, and alternative therapies — even the old “give it time” method — but keep hitting a recovery plateau. The result is often discomfort, weakness and …

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Combined oral contraceptive pills do not appear to exacerbate symptoms related to macromastia

Combined oral contraceptive pills do not appear to exacerbate symptoms related to macromastia

According to a study published in October problem of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). The journal is published in Wolters Kluwer’s Lippincott portfolio. On the contrary, COC use during adolescence may actually be associated with the development of less severe breast enlargement (enlargement), according …

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Madrona Venture Labs spin-out aims to ease the pain of insurance claims

Madrona Venture Labs spin-out aims to ease the pain of insurance claims

Founders of Outgoing AI. Clockwise from top left: Stead Burwell, Jonathan Wiggs, Kshitij Moghe and Justin Ith. (Outgoing AI photos) Outbound AI has a prescription for one of the medical system’s biggest headaches: interacting with insurance companies and other payers to process claims. The Seattle startup emerged on Tuesday with a software product, PayerVA Console, …

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mature woman wearing a cardigan holding her hip, hip pain

Is one of your legs longer than the other? Relieve your hip pain with a simple exercise

Exercises for hip pain: Routine for uneven legs – Woman’s World Genre SelectManFemaleNon-binary What type of traveler are you? What do you do after work? Select your favorite shoe brands Select your favorite automaker brands Select your favorite store brands Unsubscribe from all newsletters Delete my account By clicking here, you agree that your In …

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After nationwide search, three subspecialty physicians join Hackensack Meridian JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute

After nationwide search, three subspecialty physicians join Hackensack Meridian JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute

Newswise – After a nationwide search, three highly experienced and fellowship-trained physicians, Harsha Ayyala, MD, Jennifer Chui, MD, and Alexander Shustorivich, DO have joined the Hackensack Meridian JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute to also treat patients with brain and spinal cord injuries. such as those with acute and chronic pain. “We selected physicians with years of …

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The Hartford, Yale expands training for medical providers on addiction, pain and stigma

The Hartford, Yale expands training for medical providers on addiction, pain and stigma

HARTFORD – Insurance giant The Hartford has announced it is extending a partnership with the Yale School of Medicine that aims to help tackle the opioid crisis by offering newly developed training in addiction, pain management and stigma to medical providers who treat injured workers. An “unrestricted donation” of $200,000 this year to Yale Medicine …

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