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Roughly 2 Million Americans Buy Prescriptions From Outside the Country

Patient education, stringent quality control measures necessary to ensure safe purchases

Spectrum of Imaging Findings Described in COVID-19 MIS-C

Imaging findings include basal consolidation with collapse and pleural effusions on chest CT

June 2020 Briefing – Gastroenterology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Gastroenterology for June 2020. This roundup includes the latest...

Updated Guidance Provided for Safe Solid Organ Transplantation

Universal donor nucleic acid testing for HIV, HBV, HCV and post-transplant monitoring recommended

Intestinal Illness Spurs Recall of Bagged Salads Sold at Walmart, Aldi

More than 200 people have contracted cyclosporiasis; 23 people have been hospitalized

Integrated Practice Unit Enhances Pediatric Aerodigestive Care

Improved health outcomes and reduced costs seen with multidisciplinary care at hospitals with IPUs

Complications After Colonoscopy Up for Those Aged ≥75

Other factors associated with risk include anemia, cardiac arrhythmia, hypertension, smoking history, obesity

Trump Administration Asks Supreme Court to Overturn Affordable Care Act

Oral arguments in the ACA case are scheduled for the Supreme Court's next term

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Linked to Subsequent Dementia

Risk for developing Alzheimer dementia showed the greatest increase among dementia types

Cyclospora Outbreak Linked to Bagged Salad Mixes

19 people have been hospitalized; no deaths reported