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Teen’s Two-Pod A Day Juul Addiction Caused Massive Stroke, Lawsuit Says

Juul is being sued by Maxwell Berger, 22, who claims the company’s products caused him to suffer a stroke. Berger regularly purchased Juul products from gas stations and retail stores in Connecticut and New York, the lawsuit states. ASSOCIATED PRESS A Connecticut man is suing Juul Labs for causing him to suffer a massive stroke… Read More »

Report says docs are buried in messages, most from EHRs

New published research shows a link between physicians’ well-being and the volume of messages that come in their inbox. In-box messages generated by electronic health records systems accounted for nearly half of weekly messages received per physician, far exceeding the number of messages received from colleagues and patients, which further contributes to burnout. The EHR… Read More »

New Ebola outbreak in DRC is ‘truly frightening’, says Wellcome Trust director

The head of a major medical research charity has called the latest outbreak of Ebola in central Africa “truly frightening”. Nearly 1,400 people have died in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Dr Jeremy Farrar, the director of the Wellcome Trust, said the epidemic was the worst since that of 2013-16 and has showed “no sign… Read More »