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Electric balloon could make irregular heartbeats a thing of the past

Grape-sized electric balloon could make irregular heartbeats a thing of the past by resetting the organ’s electrical activity in seconds Operation is set to be introduced in heart clinics following widespread approval   Roughly 1.4million Britons suffer with an irregular heartbeat – or atrial fibrillation During new treatment, balloon fitted with ten electrodes is inserted […]

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Walmart Recalls Essential Oil Spray Linked to 2 Deaths

An essential oil room spray sold at Walmart is the source of rare, but dangerous bacteria that infected and killed a woman in Georgia earlier this year, the CDC said on Friday. The agency has issued an urgent alert to doctors to be on the lookout for symptoms of melioidosis, which can be difficult to […]

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Single-Agent Regimens Fall Short in DLBCL

Targeted agents for the treatment of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) should be used in the context of oncogenic addictions within the lymphoma cells, and a thorough molecular analysis should be conducted prior to using specific agents, a review of the relevant literature suggests. “In addition … single-agent regimens are most likely not efficient enough […]