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Severe preeclampsia safely treated with nifedipine during labor and delivery

According to a new study published today in Hypertension, a journal of the American Heart Association. Women treated with the drug were less likely to develop dangerous high blood pressure that would require treatment with fast-acting drugs, including intravenous (IV) drugs. The study investigated whether treatment with the long-release antihypertensive drug nifedipine, leading up to …

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Broadly neutralizing antibodies are the model for variant-proof pansarbecovirus vaccines.

A recent study Nature Reviews Immunology summarized the efficacy of neutralizing antibodies that target four main regions of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) spike (S) protein, namely the receptor binding domain (RBD) in the sub -S1 unit, the region of the fusion peptide in the S2 subunit, the stem helix region and …

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Whole of Government Approaches to Wellbeing: A Comparative Analysis of Four Central Government Initiatives

The well-being approaches studied, with their frame of reference and the associated well-being indicators, consist of policy instruments for the entire government apparatus. Although these approaches are recent and have been the subject of few evaluations, they appear promising. They are in fact based on a vision of social, human, economic and environmental progress and …

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Whole of Government Approaches to Wellbeing: A Comparative Analysis of Four Central Government Initiatives

The well-being approaches studied, with their frame of reference and the associated well-being indicators, consist of policy instruments for the entire government apparatus. Although these approaches are recent and have been the subject of few evaluations, they appear promising. They are in fact based on a vision of social, human, economic and environmental progress and …

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The grains you eat may impact your risk of getting heart disease sooner

In one of the first studies to examine the relationship between different types of grain consumption and premature coronary heart disease in the Middle East, researchers found that higher consumption of refined grains was associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease. premature birth in an Iranian population, while the consumption of whole grains …

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Out of stock of RABIPUR vaccine against rabies

The Valneva France laboratory announced in a newsletter dated 09/26/2022 to the attention of health professionals a stock shortage of the vaccine RABIPUR indicated for active immunization against rage in people of all ages. Limited distribution to wholesalers-distributors concerning the specialty RABIPUR®powder and solvent for solution for injection in pre-filled syringe. Closure …

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Poietis extends its bioprinting technology to heart patches

(photo credits Poietis) While waiting for that still distant day when bioprinting could allow us to reproduce organs on demand to solve shortage problems, equally exciting advances are emerging. The results recorded here and there by the researchers show us that in the short term this technology has the potential to revolutionize the production of …

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