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Co-use of Cannabis, Tobacco Linked to Poorer Functioning Among Young Adults: Study

Image used for representational purpose only (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Washington DC, April 30: As cannabis is being legalised in more and more jurisdictions, more than a third of young adults report using both cannabis and tobacco or nicotine products, providing a unique challenge to public health officials, a recent study suggests. As part of the… Read More »

Study: Many Paramedics Ignore Hand Hygiene Rules

FRIDAY, Feb. 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Paramedics have a “remarkably low” rate of compliance with hand hygiene standards, which could put patients at risk for deadly infections, according to a new report. For the study, researchers observed 77 paramedics in Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Australia as they dealt with 87 patients. The paramedics’ compliance… Read More »