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SLU expert suggests viewing exercise as daily contribution that offers cumulative health benefits

SLU expert suggests viewing exercise as daily contribution that offers cumulative health benefits

Occupational therapy holds potential to provide clinical benefits to dementia patients

Occupational therapy holds potential to provide clinical benefits to dementia patients

Intensive multidisciplinary intervention holds benefit for children with pediatric feeding disorders

Intensive multidisciplinary intervention holds benefit for children with pediatric feeding disorders

Second annual conference at UofL focuses on improving access to quality health care for adults with IDD

Second annual conference at UofL focuses on improving access to quality health care for adults with IDD

Frailty screening could help improve outcomes in older surgery patients

Frailty screening could help improve outcomes in older surgery patients

Older patients feel voiceless in decision-making process for dialysis, study finds

Older patients feel voiceless in decision-making process for dialysis, study finds

Adults with moderate to severe TBI may be at greater risk of death from unintentional injuries

Adults with moderate to severe TBI may be at greater risk of death from unintentional injuries

SSRI treatment improves cognitive and social functioning in young children with fragile X

SSRI treatment improves cognitive and social functioning in young children with fragile X

Dieting, exercise or combination of both equally effective in improving cardiovascular health

Dieting, exercise or combination of both equally effective in improving cardiovascular health

Financial difficulties increase risk of mental health conditions among university students

Financial difficulties increase risk of mental health conditions among university students

Combination of two plant compounds holds promise in treating colon cancer

Combination of two plant compounds holds promise in treating colon cancer

AJCC article outlines role of LTAC hospitals in health care continuum

AJCC article outlines role of LTAC hospitals in health care continuum

Patient characteristics, outcomes differ for indoor and outdoor fallers, study shows

Patient characteristics, outcomes differ for indoor and outdoor fallers, study shows

Woman with higher BMI can face more challenges to being physically active

Woman with higher BMI can face more challenges to being physically active

Study highlights disparities in care for disadvantaged children with traumatic brain injuries

Study highlights disparities in care for disadvantaged children with traumatic brain injuries

New autism classification system defines social communication ability levels among ASD children

New autism classification system defines social communication ability levels among ASD children

New Canadian study highlights need to consider mental health of caregivers in post-ICU care

New Canadian study highlights need to consider mental health of caregivers in post-ICU care

NHS: a health service or an illness service? An interview with Dr Paula Crick

NHS: a health service or an illness service? An interview with Dr Paula Crick

Impact of central catheter maintenance bundle on central line-associated bloodstream infections

Impact of central catheter maintenance bundle on central line-associated bloodstream infections

Current evidence insufficient to assess benefits and harms of screening for ASD

Current evidence insufficient to assess benefits and harms of screening for ASD