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Instagram Behind An 80 % Increase In Yoga Injuries, New Study Speculates

Oh how 21st century yoga has evolved from the earliest recorded yogic drawings and The Vedas texts over 3000 years ago. Originally a philosophy and way of life, which of course involved some physical ‘asana’ practise (yoga as it’s known today) to prepare the body for meditation, it now beholds an entire new meaning, with… Read More »

IVC Filters May Increase Mortality Risk in Elderly Patients With PE

January 15, 2019 Share this content: Patients who received an IVC filter had higher 30-day mortality compared with those who did not receive a filter. In elderly patients hospitalized with acute pulmonary embolism (PE), the use of inferior vena cava (IVC) filters to prevent subsequent PE may actually increase the risk for 30-day and 1-year… Read More »

Co-infection with HIV and HCV does not increase the risk of end-stage liver disease or liver cancer

People with HIV and hepatitis C are no longer at higher risk of end-stage liver disease than people with hepatitis C alone, and the trend is probably associated with the improved effectiveness of antiretroviral treatment, a French study has reported in the journal Hepatology. The study also found that people with HIV and hepatitis C… Read More »