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Doctors are A THIRD more likely to prescribe opioids later in the day, study finds  

Doctors are A THIRD more likely to prescribe opioids later in the day, study finds Physician fatigue and schedule may effect their decision-making  Opioid over-prescribing is blamed in part for the current US opioid epidemic  University of Minnesota researchers found that 4% of patients with early appointments get opioid prescriptions  By the end of the… Read More »

‘I had a severe itch in my leg… later I was told it was cancer’ – Woman (30) on shock diagnosis

Rebecca McDonald Rebecca McDonald is now recovered. Since her recovery she has learned to drive and is now learning to swim. ‘I had a severe itch in my leg… later I was told it was cancer’ – Woman (30) on shock diagnosis Independent.ie A 30-year-old woman who suffered an incessant itch in her leg for… Read More »

Woman ignored small lump in her stomach until it was a tumour the size of a baby 13 years later

Woman ignored a small lump in her stomach for 13 YEARS until it grew into a tumour the size of an 8.8lbs baby WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Beverly Jaundrill, had a 4kg lump removed Ms Jaundrill had to carry her huge lump and wear baggy clothes to hide it The mother, from Preston, was diagnosed with… Read More »

Her kidney donation now could save her granddaughter's life later

The entire family delighted in preparing for their arrival. Adams’ mom, Jamie McNeil, made plans to retire and moved across the country to help care for them. “It was the best feeling ever,” Adams, 35, told CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta in the family’s home near Atlanta. Twenty weeks into her pregnancy, Adams… Read More »