Month: August 2023

This video from Harvard Medical School’s HMX Fundamentals Immunology online course offers a high-level overview of the immune system at work in the context of daily life. HMX has created a free resource including videos and interactive materials to help with understanding how the body reacts to threats like the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. Learn
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What causes clinical depression? Craig Sawchuk, Ph.D., L.P., clinical psychologist at Mayo Clinic, talks you through the symptoms, causes and treatments for depression. Get informed: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/depression/symptoms-causes/syc-20356007 0:00 Introduction 0:20 What is depression? 1:06 Symptoms of depression 2:02 What causes depression? 3:13 Treatments for depression 3:47 Diagnosing depression 4:02 Ending Visit Mayo Clinic: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/depression/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20356018 OR https://www.mayoclinic.org/patient-visitor-guide
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Becoming a Doctor is one of the most noble and amazing professions one can choose. Here are the reasons why being a doctor is awesome! And why the arduous journey of a pre-med and medical student is worth it! Learn more about our courses (**ON SALE for a limited time with a 30 day MONEY-BACK
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Don’t believe everything you think. College and even medical students are often led to believe a series of lies. It’s time to set the record straight. ✒️ Accompanying Blog Post: https://medschoolinsiders.com/study-strategies/3-lies-you-were-told-as-a-student/ 💌 Sign up for my weekly newsletter – https://medschoolinsiders.com/newsletter 🌍 Website & blog – https://medschoolinsiders.com 📸 Instagram – https://instagram.com/medschoolinsiders 🐦 Twitter – https://twitter.com/medinsiders 🗣️
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First Steps to a Clinical Definition of Long COVID – Tima Miroshnichenko from Pexels In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Post Acute sequela of SARS-CoV-2 infection (PASC), or Long COVID, as it’s often called, is a growing public health concern. NIH (USA National Institute of Health) clinicians and scientists have released a study that
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You got your blood test results back and your doctor says your Calcium levels look high, that’s good right? On the contrary, this is a signal that it’s time to see an endocrinologist.1 High blood calcium levels can be an indicator that your parathyroid glands are malfunctioning. Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is a common condition that
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New research published in The Archives of Physiotherapy suggests that doctors might be underestimating the amount of pain osteoarthritis patients experience.1 Osteoarthritis is a painful and debilitating condition. We usually associate it with pain caused by wear and tear on tissue – mechanical damage. This, however, isn’t the only type of pain experienced by osteoarthritis
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Bacteria, they’re just like us, eh? Well not really, but one of the features we do share, is that viruses love to hijack our cellular machinery. Bacterial viruses are big trouble for their bacterial hosts, but  scientists are taking advantage of their ability to target specific cell types to develop new tools for cancer diagnosis
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