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Why serum cholesterol increased in nephrotic syndrome

Patients with hypertension benefit from ACE-1 inhibitors, as aggressive blood pressure control is key to protecting the kidneys and the cardiovascular system. Chen M, Li H, Li XY, et al. Gipson DS, Troost JP, Lafayette RA, et al. Nephrotic syndrome why serum cholesterol increased in nephrotic syndrome many causes, including primary kidney diseases such as minimal-change… Read More »

Telehealth laws and regulations in 2019 have set the stage for increased access and use

In some ways, 2019 has been a banner year for telehealth. The remote care delivery model has been gaining traction among patients, particularly those who have grown up with technology. As the model becomes more legitimate in the eyes of providers and consumers, it becomes more widespread, and could help to mitigate the effects of… Read More »

Increased number of STDs in Hawaii linked to online dating

An increase in sexually transmitted diseases in Hawaii to the highest numbers reported in decades can be linked to the prevalence of online dating, officials said. Cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis have increased significantly in the state, The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Sunday. All three infections were at or near their highest rates in about… Read More »

Most nations grappling with increased healthcare cost trends

Dive Brief: The United States is not the only nation whose healthcare systems are under considerable price and inflation pressures, a new global medical trend rate report from Aon concludes. The gross global medical trend price increase will average 8% in 2020 (including general inflation), up from 7.8% this year, researchers found. General inflation will be be… Read More »