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February 2018 Archives

Effects of immunotherapy side effects may be severe

Unlike chemotherapy, the side effects related to immunotherapy are considered mild. However, years of study have given medical experts a firm understanding of chemotherapy side effects, making them very predictable. The same cannot be said of immunotherapy, which has led to a higher propensity for misdiagnosis in Texas and across the United States.

Complications associated with cesarean sections

Cesarean sections have become increasingly commonplace in recent years, with Americanpregnancy.org reporting that nearly 30 percent of all mothers now give birth through this method. While the planning of some C-sections occurs beforehand because, among other reasons, the mother had C-sections in the past, other C-sections happen under emergency circumstances.

Study looks at post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome

Some people in Texas who have suffered from Lyme disease might also have experienced later symptoms that included fatigue, joint pain and brain fog. Despite this, the existence of post-treatment Lyme disease syndrome has remained in question since a test for it does not exist. Researchers at John Hopkins University have concluded that while test results may be the same for a healthy person and a person suffering from PTLDS, medical professionals can use self-reported symptoms to diagnose the condition.

Women may not receive appropriate care after a heart attack

Texas residents may be aware that cardiovascular disease is a major cause of death for women. In fact, one-third of all female fatalities are attributed to cardiovascular disease. Research has found that women are more likely to die within a year after they experience a heart attack than than their male counterparts.

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