Health News of the Day

Health News of the Day is a daily summary made from the selected links I post on Twitter. It is in a bullet points format with links to the original sources which include 350 RSS feeds that produce about 2,500 items per day:

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H1N1 Influenza and Respiratory Protection for Health Care Workers: N95 respirators filter 95-99% of aerosol particles. No more than 30% of health workers tolerated N95 respirators consistently throughout an 8-hour workday

Bad economy may be good for your health: Mortality dropped and life expectancy increased during the Great Depression -- Economic growth has been linked to work-related stress, less sleep, on-the-job accidents, traffic fatalities, pollution

Electronic medical records might help doctors identify men and women most likely to be victims of domestic abuse. Domestic abuse is the most common cause of non-fatal injury to women in U.S. , implicated in 50% of murders of women

Unilateral Rhinorrhea in Allergic Rhinitis Due to... Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak

Treating an Ingrown Toenail: Things you can do at home -Tips by American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Medical news tweets are not research articles - they are 140-character messages - please always go to the original source, links, etc. Tweets and links do not represent endorsement, approval or support. Image source:, public domain.

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