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ANN ARBOR – Concordia University Ann Arbor’s nursing and athletic training education departments facilitated an emergency care simulation for the University of Michigan athletic medicine team on Monday, May 17, 2021. Taking place in CUAA’s Center for Simulation and Innovation (CSI) at Concordia’s North Building (7475 Plymouth Road), 34 athletic trainers, social workers, and team …

Hudson Headwaters serves communities from Moreau to the Canadian border, said Jane Hooper, community relations manager for the organization. The network has brick and mortar clinics, “but many places throughout the Adirondacks are underserved,” she said. “Mobile is a good way for us to work with those communities.” Staff at Hudson Headwaters worked with Farber …

Like many hospitals across the country, workers at the Overton Brooks VA Medical Center in Shreveport have been working around the clock to immunize and sanitize. “We do want to continue to reach out actively to our veterans and solicit them to reach out to us if they have not been vaccinated,” said Dr. Meredith …

The inconvenience of taking off your shoes to go through a security check at airports may become nothing but a memory. Instead, departing passengers could step onto a small platform that would use electromagnetic waves to check for any object hidden inside shoes that could pose a threat onboard. Two seconds later, quicker than passengers …

PIXABAY May Mental Health Awareness Event to be Held at Corpening YMCA From staff reports The McDowell County Health Coalition in partnership with the Corpening Memorial YMCA has organized a Mental Health Awareness event on Thursday, May 27 at 5:30 p.m. Attendees will meet at the YMCA Pavilion, 348 Grace Corpening Drive, Marion. This 45-minute …

The following story was researched and written by The Utah Investigative Journalism Project in partnership with The Salt Lake Tribune. For more than a decade, Intermountain Healthcare surgeons replaced or repaired damaged joints, muscles and tendons with medical devices from Arthrex, the leading supplier for sports medicine. Since January, however, Intermountain and its insurance subsidiary, …

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WV News) — Local health departments are continuing to try to boost COVID-19 vaccination rates in North Central West Virginia as infection rates in some counties remain high and outbreaks again begin to pop up in various settings. In Taylor County, at least six people have tested positive in what the state has …

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – The Metro Public Health Department will lift Nashville’s mask mandate on Friday, the Metro Health Board decided during a meeting on Thursday. The health department had previously announced all other COVID-19 pandemic restrictions would be lifted Friday. The health board voted Thursday to end all mandates at 5 a.m. Friday. The …

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) — Health leaders in Southern Nevada cast doubt on whether Clark County can get 60% of residents at least one vaccine dose by June 1, a critical deadline to lift all restrictions in the county and allow businesses to operate at 100% capacity. Clark County leaders explained their optimism, yet are prepared to …

When patients complain of coughing, runny nose, sneezing and fever, doctors are often stumped because they have no fundamental tool to identify the source of the respiratory symptoms and guide appropriate treatments. That tool might finally be on its way. In a study proving feasibility, researchers at Duke Health showed that their testing technology can …