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Drug Limits Damage of Brain Injury

FRIDAY, Oct. 18, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Many brain injury deaths could be prevented by using an inexpensive drug in the critical hours following a head trauma, a new international study finds. “Traumatic brain injury can happen to anyone at any time, whether it’s through an incident like a car crash or simply falling down… Read More »

Vaping-associated lung injury may be caused by toxic chemical fumes, study finds

Research into the pathology of vaping-associated lung injury is in its early stages, but a Mayo Clinic study published in The New England Journal of Medicine finds that lung injuries from vaping most likely are caused by direct toxicity or tissue damage from noxious chemical fumes. Researchers reviewed lung biopsies from 17 patients, all of… Read More »