Tag Archives: Serious

NIH ‘very concerned’ about serious side effect in AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial

“The highest levels of NIH are very concerned,” said Dr. Avindra Nath, intramural clinical director and a leader of viral research at the National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke, an NIH division. “Everyone’s hopes are on a vaccine, and if you have a major complication the whole thing could get derailed.” A great deal… Read More »

High cholesterol symptoms: Three serious warning signs in your feet – what to look for

Cholesterol is a fatty substance found in your blood that can cause life-threatening complications by clogging up your arteries. Heart attacks often absorb most of the attention but another possible complication is peripheral artery disease (PAD). PAD begins when LDL (“bad”) cholesterol passes from the blood into the wall of an artery, explains Harvard Health.… Read More »

Partnerships that advance IT are serious work at Intermountain

Intermountain Healthcare feels it has something to contribute to the various partnerships it has entered over the years, says its CIO Marc Probst. Partnerships helped the organization get to the cloud more quickly, he said, citing one advantage. However, there’s give and take involved in entering partnerships, he says, and it takes constant communication. Health… Read More »