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These Are the UK’s Most Stressful Jobs
December 4, 2017
A new survey found that the most stressful jobs in the UK are related to healthcare, welfare, and education. Let’s take a closer look.

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Nursing Shortage Continues to Intensify
November 29, 2017
New data from the just-released 2017 AMN Healthcare Survey of Registered Nurses reveals that the anticipated nursing shortage is drawing closer. Here’s a closer look at the study and what its results mean for the healthcare sector.

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Younger Patients Search for Healthcare Providers Online
November 23, 2017
Business is booming in healthcare technology as an overwhelming number of younger patients prefer to research providers—and book appointments—online. Let’s take a closer look at the results of a recent survey.

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How Chinese Students are Earning Credit for Weight Loss
November 15, 2017
As the obesity epidemic continues to grow, a Chinese university is taking unique measures to promote healthy living among its students by offering a one-year, accredited weight loss class. Here’s a closer look at the initiative.

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What Smartphones Mean for Health Care
November 8, 2017
The newest technology in medicine? Smartphones. Let’s take a closer look at the innovative apps that may just save your life.

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Pregnancy, Motherhood, and Surgical Careers for Women
November 1, 2017
While women and men are relatively equal in terms of medical school attendance, research indicates that women doctors earn less than their male counterparts. At least partly to blame for the disparity - fewer women choosing surgical residencies which lead to higher-paying jobs due to incompatibility...

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Med Students In Oman Use Machine to Learn About Childbirth
October 25, 2017
A new machine that simulates a woman in labor and giving birth will help medical students in Oman learn more about childbirth. Let’s take a closer look.

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Are Medical School Students Graduating with Less Debt?
October 18, 2017
The proportion of medical schools graduating without educational loans increased dramatically between 2010 and 2016. While this is good news -- especially when you factor in steady tuition hikes along the way -- experts caution that the data may not reveal the full picture. Here’s a closer loo...

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Big Breakthrough in Heart Treatment Research
October 11, 2017
In a breakthrough hailed as the most significant since the introduction of statins, researchers announce the use of anti-inflammatory drugs for heart attack victims.  Let’s take a closer look.

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The Surprising Link Between Medical School Rankings and Opioid Prescriptions
October 4, 2017
With drug overdoses involving opioids on the rise over the past two decades and the clinical use of opioids associated with spikes across everything from emergency room visits, to admissions for drug treatments to deaths, increasing attention is focused on addressing the issue. Now comes research in...

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December 4, 2017

A new survey found that the most stressful jobs in the UK are related to healthcare, welfare, and education. Let’s take a closer look.


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November 29, 2017

New data from the just-released 2017 AMN Healthcare Survey of Registered Nurses reveals that the anticipated nursing shortage is drawing closer. Here...


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November 23, 2017

Business is booming in healthcare technology as an overwhelming number of younger patients prefer to research providers—and book appointments&md...