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A new FDA regulated device from Nuvo Group is being utilized to monitor pregnant women and their babies, according to a report from Reuters. Nuvo Group’s product, to be launched as Ritmo Beats at the end of 2015, utilizes an algorithm that monitors and detects the mother’s and the fetus’s heartbeat...
A man traveling to the U.S. returning from Liberia was determined to have died of Lassa fever, according to an article published by Reuters. The man went to a New Jersey hospital complaining of a sore throat, fever, and fatigue but did not mention his recent travels. After three days at home, he returned to...
According to several recent studies in Europe, antibiotics can be used to treat appendicitis instead of appendix removal surgery, reports The New York Times. Of the 1,000 participants, 70% of those who took antibiotics needed no further surgery or treatment. Where antibiotics were not effective, subsequent...