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Living Transplant Donors Need Long-Term Monitoring, Too

By Scott Maier While organ transplant recipients receive continual care as the end-stage treatment to their condition, attention also should be given to living donors, who can suffer from hypertension, diabetes and other disorders after donation, according to a study by researchers at UC San Francisco. As reported online April 12, 2019, in JAMA Network Open, by… Read More »

Tens of Thousands of Heart Patients May Not Need Open-Heart Surgery

ImageWith TAVR, the only incision is a small hole in the groin where a catheter is inserted. Traditional surgery involves cracking open the ribs and stopping the heart to insert the new valve.CreditJean-Paul Chassenet/Science Source The operation is a daring one: To replace a failing heart valve, cardiologists insert a replacement through a patient’s groin… Read More »

Nakhane on refusing acne treatment: We need pop stars with acne scars – SowetanLIVE Sunday World

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Nakhane on refusing acne treatment: We need pop stars with acne scars  SowetanLIVE Sunday World SA muso Nakhane has opened up about his struggles with acne and the pressure of the industry to always be flawless, explaining he turned down suggestions … "allergy|acne" – Google News