Recent Study: Electrolyte Disorders Common in Thiazide Diuretic Users
"Thiazide diuretics are widely used in the treatment of hypertension, yet their use is associated with electrolyte disorders. Researchers investigated the prevalence of and risk factors for hyponatremia and hypokalemia in patients taking thiazide diuretics, substance-specific risks for these electrolyte disorders, and whether the use of thiazides is associated with a higher risk of syncope and falls."
Nurses Who Spread Misinformation: Motives, Ethics, and Remedies
"Misinformation, epidemics, and media revolutions have historically gone hand in hand."
2021: A Year of Hope and Heartbreak
"And as we begin 2022, there is an uptick breakthrough cases in vaccinated individuals, especially among those with comorbid conditions and in areas where there are high numbers of cases ( a reason to continue masking in those places, the CDC says)-as well as the threat of new variants"