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Diabetes? Asthma? Nurse practitioners in Quebec will soon be able to diagnose common health problems

MONTREAL — The professional order representing Quebec physicians has voted to allow the roughly 500 nurse practitioners in the province to begin diagnosing patients in an effort to reduce wait times in the health system and increase access to health care. Following years of debate and pressure from nurses and provincial politicians, Quebec’s college of… Read More »

Medical Marvel: Made-to-Order Human Kidneys Soon to Become Reality

HUman Kidneys. (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Washington DC, February 6: Researchers have now successfully grown functional mouse kidneys inside rats from just a few donor stem cells. The results of the study, published in an upcoming issue of Nature Communications, has been led by researchers from the National Institute for Physiological Sciences in Japan. A lot of… Read More »