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Are Eggs Good Or Bad? How You Should Interpret This Latest Study

Population cohort studies can show possible associations. But they cannot really show what came first the health outcome or the egg. Photographer: Shannon VanRaes/Bloomberg© 2018 Bloomberg Finance LP What eggs-actly does this mean?  A study just published in JAMA seemed to give eggs a bit of a beating after they’ve been on a roll since 2015. After… Read More »

Study: Many Paramedics Ignore Hand Hygiene Rules

FRIDAY, Feb. 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Paramedics have a “remarkably low” rate of compliance with hand hygiene standards, which could put patients at risk for deadly infections, according to a new report. For the study, researchers observed 77 paramedics in Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Australia as they dealt with 87 patients. The paramedics’ compliance… Read More »