PACCARB Day 1 Presentation: Antibiotic Resistance in the Healthcare Environment

We are now going to call on — we started new feature this meeting, we’re going to have some individuals who have been personally affected by antibiotic resistance speak. And our first patient to discuss her situation is Sherry Dornberger, a member of PACCARB, one of our voting members. She will tell us about her life-changing battle with […]

What are the side effects of prostate cancer treatment?

(upbeat music) So today, I’d like to speak to men about men’s health and how can we improve the quality of men’s health, especially after cancer therapy. As we all know, prostate cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in men in the United States. One in six men will have prostate cancer in their lifetime. Cancer therapy […]

Why Topical Antibiotics Should be Limited to the First Few Days After Eyelid Surgery

Antibiotic ointment such as Bacitracin, Erythromycin and Tobradex can help with healing after eyelid surgery. However, it is important to know that antibiotic ointment should be used for a limited time, as prolonged use can lead to an allergy, which can delay the recovery process. I’m Dr Amiya Prasad. I’m a Board Certified Cosmetic Surgeon and Fellowship Trained […]

Best Antivirus for Android that You Should Try

Hello, This is Praveen from TechEmpty.com. This time we are going to review 4 Free Best Antivirus for Android Smart phones which ensure better security. These Android Apps will helps to protect smart phone from dangerous virus attacks. I don’t know how many are actually consider this as a major aspect in protecting their Android Mobile from threats. […]

Rivers are contaminated with dangerous levels of antibiotics

Rivers are contaminated with dangerous levels of antibiotics Antibiotics are polluting the worlds waterways, with some rivers containing up to 300 times more of the drugs than deemed safe.  Researchers found dangerous levels of the drugs, including those used to treat skin and urinary tract infections, throughout the worlds waterways.  Almost two thirds 65 per cent of rivers […]

Nursing Home Initiative on Behavioral Health & Antipsychotic Medication Reduction

{music} (Dr. Patrick Conway): Good afternoon and welcome to the introductory event for CMS’ National Initiative to Improve Behavioral Health and Reduce the Use of Antipsychotic Medications in Nursing Home Residents. I’m Dr. Patrick Conway, Chief Medical Officer for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and Director of the Office of Clinical Standards and Quality. CMS […]

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