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Protect Yourself: Learn More About HIV and AIDS

AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome) is a potentially life-threatening, chronic condition that’s caused by HIV, the human immunodeficiency virus. By damaging the immune system, this virus interferes with the body’s ability to fight off organisms that cause disease. This virus can be sexually transmitted, spread by encountering infected blood, or transmitted from mother to child through

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How Employers Benefit from Employee Health Checks

Employers may not see it this way at first, but it’s potentially much cheaper to provide onsite health screenings for your employees than not. For one reason or another, your workers believe they have no time to visit audiologists or other health practitioners in their community. Unhealthy employees can lead to poor working conditions, injuries,

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Total joint replacement – should I start with this?

Joint replacement surgery, or arthroplasty, is substitution of the affected joint with the artificial implant. This type of surgery pursues a few aims. The first one is the alleviation of the disturbing symptoms, like pain and stiffness. The second one is restoring the normal extremity function, avoiding any possible postoperative limitations. Advances in the orthopedic

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Which Facts Do You Need to Know About EasyFlex Before Your Purchase?

Reasons for Joint Problems There are numerous diseases and musculoskeletal conditions that are associated with joint pain, including leukemia, fibromyalgia, back pain, and connective tissue disorder. Likely the most common reason for joint discomfort is some form of arthritis. If you begin to experience pain in your joints, make sure you go to the doctor

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Will Cybersecurity Ultimately Fail Without the Use of AI?

Cybersecurity has largely garnered attention for all the wrong reasons over the past 10 years. From Yahoo to Target to Equifax, it’s the lack of adequate security that had made headlines and sparked conversations. For many, the advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the great equalizer against cybercriminals. Those that advocate its use in cybersecurity

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What are MACRA and MIPS?

Since 2016, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) and Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) have been changing the healthcare reimbursement landscape. Now, providers have largely adjusted to the new rules, are meeting the reporting requirements, and have turned their attention to finding ways to improve their performance. eClinicalWorks is here to help. To

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Metagenomics Software Needs to Improve

One of the most remarkable events in the area of microbial ecology in recent years has been the rise and development of metagenomics, defined as “ the direct genetic analysis of genomes contained with an environmental sample.” Metagenomics essentially allows scientists to access the functional gene composition of microbial communities, providing much more information than in the

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