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What Are the Symptoms of the Flu?

What Are the Symptoms of the Flu?

– Flu symptoms caused by the influenza virus are fevers, chills, body aches, stuffy nose, runny nose, severe cough. Sometimes people even have gastrointestinal symptoms like nausea, and diarrhea, and vomiting. Patients sometimes think that I have the flu means I have the stomach flu or I have a cold.

Medical Device-Related Pressure Injury: AHRQ Preventing Pressure Ulcers in Hospitals Toolkit

Medical Device-Related Pressure Injury: AHRQ Preventing Pressure Ulcers in Hospitals Toolkit

I’m here now. Okay Great. So I just want to thank everyone again for joining us it’s hard to believe this is our 14th webinar in this Learning Network Series for the AHRQ Pressure Ulcer Prevention Program Initiative, so thank you all for joining. We’re happy to have you here today

Inguinal Hernia (2009)

Inguinal Hernia (2009)

>>(narrator) An inguinal hernia is the abnormal protrusion of abdominal contents, such as the intestine, through an area of weakness in the groin muscles. The protruding intestine resides in what is known as a “hernia sac.” In some cases, untreated hernias cause complications. For example, if part of the intestines

Norovirus outbreak at Royal Cornwall Hospital closes three wards in ‘black alert’

Norovirus outbreak at Royal Cornwall Hospital closes three wards in ‘black alert’

 A norovirus outbreak has forced a UK hospital to close three wards while it is “under significant pressure”  The Royal Cornwall Hospital has declared an Opel 4 – previously known as a black alert – as it deals with the outbreak of the highly contagious vomiting bug  Opel 4 is

Isco facing four weeks out after surgery on his appendix and is likely to miss El Clasico

Isco facing four weeks out after surgery on his appendix and is likely to miss El Clasico

Real Madrid midfielder Isco has been discharged from hospital after suffering appendicitis The 26-year-old will miss Saturday’s clash with arch rivals Atletico Madrid following surgery on Tuesday afternoon The reigning Champions League winners did not put a timescale on Isco’s return but said his recovery period had begun In a

A Boy Ate 150 Gummy Vitamins For Breakfast. This Is What Happened To His Bones.

A Boy Ate 150 Gummy Vitamins For Breakfast. This Is What Happened To His Bones.

A Boy Ate 150 Gummy Vitamins For Breakfast. This Is What Happened To His Bones. TJ is a 14 year old boy, presenting to the emergency room with muscle weakness, stomach pain, and a broken arm. Sitting in triage as he was deemed low priority by hospital staff, he begins