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Cancer treatment choices may be skewed by financial incentives, study shows

Brief Published Jan. 4, 2019 Dive Brief: Physician treatment recommendations for cancer patients may be influenced by reimbursement incentives, according to a new study in JAMA Oncology. The authors analyzed 18 observational cohort studies on the association between reimbursement incentives and changes in reimbursement policy on cancer care delivery. Of those, 15 showed a link between… Read More »

Turkey Europe's biggest antibiotics user, Mongolia top consumer in world, WHO survey shows

Antibiotics use is dangerously high in some countries, especially in the southern Mediterranean, driving the emergence of deadly superbug infections, a survey by the World Health Organization showed on Monday. The “WHO Report on Surveillance of Antibiotic Consumption” looked at antibiotic use in 65 countries and found the Netherlands used 9.78 defined daily doses (DDD)… Read More »

PIC: World’s Strongest Man champion shows off new look after 5-stone weight loss

Eddie Hall has revealed incredible before and after pictures since shedding five-stone in a dramatic weight loss transformation. The Beast, crowned the winner of the World’s Strongest Man in 2017, went on a strict diet after claiming the title, saying he “wanted to live a healthier life”. Eddie tipped the scales at 30.9stone (433lbs) after… Read More »

Stomach-churning video shows live parasitic worm being removed from a man's eye

Must see: 15cm-long worm being removed from a man’s eye A 60-year-old patient from India went to the hospital complaining about constant pain and itching in his eyes, but when a specialist examined him, he spotted a 15cm-long worm in his eyeball that had to be removed immediately. Watch to see the worm extracted from… Read More »