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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 »

All You Need to Know About Knee Scooter

What is a Knee Walker? A roll regarding Walker may be a wheeled walker device that allows you to weight the load off your lower extremities so as to help you within the healing and/or waiting method. This device permits you to “roll about” whereas giving your injured leg or foot some support to prevent… Read More »

To Help Students Overcome Setbacks, They Need to Develop ‘Academic Buoyancy’

Astrid Helene Kendrick, University of Calgary Teachers, parents, and academics have become increasingly concerned about the increase of mental health distress in students. Many schools have begun to address this issue by focusing on building student resilience. Academic resilience is a person’s ability to respond effectively to long-term academic challenges, such as chronic underachievement. Australian… Read More »