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Medical News Today: Hip fracture surgery reduces lifetime health costs by more than $65,000 per patient

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 23:00
A new study finds that hip fracture surgery is 'extremely successful' in returning patients to active lives and provides 'significant societal benefit and value.'

Medical News Today: Salt consumption higher in low socioeconomic groups in the UK

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 23:00
The first study to assess social inequalities following a national salt reduction program in the UK reveals that people from lower socioeconomic groups consume more salt.

Medical News Today: Ebola management lessons from 14th century Venice

Wed, 08/27/2014 - 07:00
Experts say Venice's response to the plague in the 14th century is an example of resilience management with valuable lessons for us on how to deal with today's threats, like Ebola.

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