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The new year is here, and many of us start off with some resolutions. Following this trend, I thought it would be fun to share some things I’ve been doing and will continue to do that mostly (with the exception of point 3) require only little effort on my side and which positively impact my sciencing and that of those around me. 913 more words
Source: Neurological Sciences
Date of publication: November 2016
Publication type: Journal Article
In a nutshell: This meta-analysis found that age-related hearing impairment significantly increases the risk of cognitive impairment, although not of Alzheimer’s disease.
Differential effect of mass deworming and targeted deworming for soil-transmitted helminth control in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Soil-transmitted helminth infections are a major global health issue, causing substantial morbidity in the world’s poorest populations. Regular delivery of anthelmintic drugs is the mainstay for global soil-transmitted helminth control. 373 more words
Association Between Palliative Care and Patient and Caregiver Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Importance The use of palliative care programs and the number of trials assessing their effectiveness have increased.
Objective To determine the association of palliative care with quality of life (QOL), symptom burden, survival, and other outcomes for people with life-limiting illness and for their caregivers. 344 more words
Association between prediabetes and risk of cardiovascular disease and all cause mortality: systematic review and meta-analysis
Objectives To evaluate associations between different definitions of prediabetes and the risk of cardiovascular disease and all cause mortality.
Design Meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies. 322 more words
I’ve been hanging out on Hearthstone Reddit quite a bit, and there is the ongoing rage about frankly lousy Rogue cards. While overcomplaining is obviously toxic behavior, a common argument against the state of Rogue is that it is a fine class for laddering. 305 more words