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Rare heart surgery adds feather to GNRC cap | Guwahati News

GUWAHATI: Complicated and rare bicuspid aortic valve surgery on a 41-year-old woman from the state was recently successfully performed at GNRC hospitals here, which is the Northeast’s first superspecialized tertiary care hospital. Speaking about the procedure, Dr Rajnish Duara, Senior Cardiac and Vascular Surgeon, who conducted the operation, said, “There are only a few cardiac […]

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Jaslok Hospital Announces Launch of “Heart Transplant” Program

Jaslok Hospital and Research Center, one of the main hospitals in Mumbai, today announced the launch of the “heart transplant” program and division in its Mumbai unit. The program will be led by leading cardiac surgeon Dr KR Balakrishnan who is a pioneer in the field of heart transplants in the country. In one of […]

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Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) Epidemiological Forecast Report 2021-2030 with a focus on United States, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom and Japan – ResearchAndMarkets. com

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The report “Congestive heart failure (CHF) – Epidemiological forecasts – 2030” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. This report “Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) – Epidemiological Forecast-2030” provides an in-depth understanding of HF, historical and predicted epidemiology as well as HF trends in the US, EU5 (Germany , France, Italy, Spain, […]

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Sarasota Memorial Receives Award for Excellence in Cardiac Surgery

Business DAILY SRQ MONDAY BUSINESS EDITION MONDAY, NOV 29, 2021 | Sarasota Memorial Hospital-Sarasota is one of selected hospitals across the country to receive the Referral Center Award for Mitral Valve Repair. Created in partnership by the American Heart Association and the Mitral Foundation, the Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center Award recognizes surgical excellence in […]

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UChicago Medicine Sets Heart Transplant Record With Post-Thanksgiving Procedures

As turkeys brined the Chicago area early Thursday, before the ovens preheated, transplant doctors at the University of Medicine of Chicago were just starting to work in the operating room. Seventeen hours and back-to-back heart transplants later, two families had a lot more to thank – and the South Side Hospital had set a new […]

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Millions of people in China suffer from heart failure

There are over 11 million people with heart failure in China. The prevalence in people over 70 is 10 percent. Chronic heart failure has become one of the five cardiovascular diseases with the highest death rate. The five-year survival rate after diagnosis is 50%, medical experts said at a conference marking National Heart Failure Day […]

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Significant risk of heart failure for vulnerable patients

The controversy over the links between aspirin and heart health has just become more complicated. A new study reports, for the first time, that aspirin consumption “is associated with a 26% increased risk of heart failure in people with at least one predisposing factor to the disease.” Predisposing factors included smoking, obesity, high blood pressure, […]

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Can Heart Failure Be Reversed? – Articles & Videos, Cardiac / Heart Health, Featured, Health Topics

November 24, 2021 Clinical contributors to this story Robert Berkowitz, MD contributes to topics such as Heart failure and cardiology transplantation. Heart failure is one of the leading killers in the United States, killing an estimated 380,000 people each year. But while the disease can be serious and life-limiting, it doesn’t always get worse and […]

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Optimizing the Machine Learning of an Electronic Health Record Audit for Heart Failure in Primary Care

This article was originally published here ESC Heart Fail. November 23, 2021. doi: 10.1002 / ehf2.13724. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVES: The diagnosis of heart failure (HF) is an important problem in primary care. We previously demonstrated a 74% increase in CI diagnoses recorded in primary care electronic health records (EHRs) following an extended […]

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Teenage mother miraculously recovers after body rejects heart transplant shortly after birth

Amy Ellis, 19, was put on life support after her body began to reject her heart transplant, but she was able to recover unexpectedly and now has hope for the future Amy, 19, was asked to say goodbye to daughter Ivy Rae because doctors believed she would not survive ( Image: Amy Ellis / SWNS) […]

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Heart transplant, cancer survivor shares secret stepping stones behind her resilience

Julie Hutchinson’s second life began 27 years ago. Each of those years, the 58-year-old Riverside resident celebrated her heart transplant anniversary with her loved ones. “We call it my ‘anna-birthday’ because this day marks both the anniversary of the transplant and my second anniversary towards a new life,” she says of the special time of […]

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Safe, tolerable, experimental mRNA injection for patients with heart failure

Injection of mRNA encoding vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF-A) into the myocardium of patients undergoing elective coronary artery bypass grafting (CAP) was both safe and tolerable in patients with heart failure, based on the results of the EPICCURE Phase 2a trial. Called AZD8601, the mRNA injection is intended to help repair heart damage following a […]

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BoT unveils new debt consolidation measures

The Bank of Thailand (BoT) has trumpeted its success in helping pandemic-hit borrowers consolidate their debt, with its latest move aimed at further easing their repayment burdens. The BoT will now help individuals consolidate their mortgage and personal loan debts held with different lenders into one institution via refinancing. Previously, the central bank only allowed […]

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Montclair woman celebrates 5th anniversary of heart transplant

MONTCLAIR, NJ – This Thanksgiving will be a special time for Jill Szalony, 51, of Montclair, NJ. Jill, her husband Alex Samuelson and their three children, Benjamin, 22, Grace, 20 and Jesse, 18, celebrate the 5th anniversary of Jill’s heart transplant. As the family happily counts her many blessings, Jill also reflects on the gift […]

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Thailand’s central bank allows interbank debt consolidation to help debtors

BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand’s central bank has allowed debt consolidation across all financial institutions to help retail debtors pay lower interest rates, an official said on Monday, as policymakers try to mitigate the impact of coronavirus outbreaks. Debtors can combine their unsecured debt with home loans from different banks, rather than from the same lenders […]

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Thai c.bank authorizes interbank debt consolidation to help debtors

BANGKOK, Nov.22 (Reuters) – Thailand’s central bank has cleared debt consolidation at all financial institutions to help retail debtors pay lower interest rates, an official said on Monday, as policymakers are trying to mitigate the impact of coronavirus outbreaks. Debtors can combine their unsecured debt with home loans from different banks, rather than the same […]

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Stem cell therapy for heart failure reduced major heart events and mortality

November 19, 2021 – Stem cell therapy helped reduce heart attacks, strokes and deaths in people with high-risk NYHA class II or III chronic heart failure with fraction d reduced ejection (HFrEF), especially in those with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) inflammation levels, but hospitalization has not been reduced, according to late-breaking research presented at the […]

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New mom knocking on death’s door after heart transplant

A young DOTING mom spoke about her near-death experience and how her family prepared to say goodbye after her body rejected a new heart. Amy Ellis, from Allerton, said doctors were left with no options after being placed on life support. “What is heartbreaking about all of this is that I didn’t even know I […]

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Sutimlimab suppressed the CAD response in a patient who underwent cardiac surgery

Suppressing the pro-inflammatory complement pathway using sutimlimab, in addition to other measures, may help prevent red blood cell destruction in patients with cold agglutinin disease (CDD) undergoing surgery major, suggests a recent case report The study, “Sutimlimab, an investigational C1s inhibitor, effectively prevents exacerbation of hemolytic anemia in a patient with cold agglutinin disease undergoing […]

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Bilateral lung transplantation treats severe PAH and heart failure in children

A bilateral lung transplant quickly and effectively normalizes the right ventricular function of the heart in children with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) and heart failure, according to a study. These benefits in the 15 children evaluated were also independent of the child’s age, weight and right ventricular impairment (RV) prior to the transplant. Given […]

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NICE publishes updated guidance on the management of acute heart failure

NICE has published updated guidelines on the diagnosis and management of acute heart failure (AHF). The guideline includes recommendations on diagnosis, evaluation and monitoring, initial pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment, post-stabilization management and the use of mechanical devices. Diagnostic The guidelines say that all hospitals admitting people with suspected AHF should provide a specialist heart failure […]

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Stamford Health and Columbia U. Extend Relationship to Increase Cardiac Surgery Capabilities

“If you think this relationship is rare, you are absolutely right.” That’s what Dr Michael Argenziano, chief of the adult cardiac surgery department at Columbia University, says about the long-standing and ever-expanding association between the Ivy League school and Stamford Health. In the final chapter of this partnership, the Heart & Vascular Institute in Stamford […]

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Doctors perform first artificial heart transplant in the Netherlands

In what can be considered a breakthrough for the Dutch healthcare system, doctors at the University Medical Center in Utrecht performed life-saving surgery in which a patient received a brand new artificial heart. This is the first time that this type of surgery has taken place in the Netherlands. First artificial heart surgery in the […]

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Frailty is more common in children who have heart surgery than previously thought

Share this Item You are free to share this article under the Attribution 4.0 International license. A third of patients who underwent a complex procedure for severe congenital heart disease were identified as frail during a routine clinic visit, with providers inconsistently acknowledging this, according to a new study. Children with congenital heart disease who […]

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Thank you (donate) for the open heart surgery just in time for the holidays

Lucy Tine, 74, from Wethersfield is very grateful this Thanksgiving season. The vacation will mark just over a month since her successful open heart surgery at UConn John Dempsey Hospital, restoring proper blood flow to her heart from several dangerously blocked arteries. “I am overflowing with gratitude,” Tine says. “It couldn’t be better timing. Although […]

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Norwich grandmother to undergo major heart surgery on BBC2

Posted: 8:18 pm November 17, 2021 The open heart surgery of a Norwich grandmother will air on BBC Two as part of a medical documentary series. “Surgeons: At the Edge of Life” will go behind the scenes of the operating rooms at Royal Papworth Hospital, a world-renowned Cambridge-based heart and lung hospital, treating patients from […]

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Excela Health is the first state to offer a new treatment for heart failure | Health

Excela Health continues to advance cardiovascular care in the region as the first healthcare system in Pennsylvania to offer a new procedure that improves symptoms in patients with systolic heart failure. Electrophysiologists and vascular surgeons at the Heart Center at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital this week announced their first successful implantation of Barostim â„¢ Baroreflex […]

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Genesee County Patients Requiring Heart Surgery Can Get the High Quality Care They Need, Close to Home | McLaren Health News

McLaren Flint’s Award-Winning Cardiac Program Offers Comprehensive Treatment Options November 17, 2021 Author: Sherry Farney Heart disease has been and continues to be the leading cause of death in the United States for both men and women, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Decades ago, McLaren Flint was committed to providing the […]

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14-month-old girl needs 3.5million naira for open heart surgery in Ondo

During the first months of her life, Teniola Akinbani was full of life, now at 14 months she needs a test and corrective heart surgery at two hospitals more than 180 kilometers apart. Weighing 3.2kg at birth, Teniola now needs 3.5million Naira to first undergo a cardiac catheterization test at Babcock University Hospital in Ogun […]

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Stem cell therapy for heart failure reduces risk of side effects

Stem cell therapy may help patients with heart failure (HF) reduce their risk of myocardial infarction (MI) or non-fatal stroke, according to new research presented at the 2021 scientific sessions of the ‘American Heart Association. The researchers followed data from 537 heart failure patients with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF). Eighty percent of the patients were […]

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Rare heart surgery performed at BHU

The patient was diagnosed with a case of ruptured valsalva sinus in the right ventricular outflow port with severe aortic regurgitation. It’s a rare heart disease which, if not treated in time, can lead to death, doctors say Complicated heart surgery was performed on a patient in the Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery (CTVS) […]

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Stem Cell Therapy Improves Outcomes in Some Heart Failure Patients | Health Info

By Dennis Thompson Health Day Reporter (Health day) TUESDAY, Nov 16, 2021 (HealthDay News) – Heart failure patients who fit a specific profile may benefit from injecting stem cells delivered directly into their heart muscle, according to a new study. Patients with mild or moderate heart failure who have high levels of inflammation have responded […]

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University of Mississippi Children’s Medical Center’s New Heart Surgery Leader Brings Care Closer to Home

November 15, 2021 The chance to be closer to home brought Dr. Phillip Burch to the Mississippi Children’s Hospital. Now as the head of pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, he wants children and families across the state to have the same opportunity of care. Burch, from Alabama, joined the Heart Center leadership team at the state’s only […]

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Mississippi’s new pediatric cardiac surgery leader brings care closer to home – Picayune Item

JACKSON, Mississippi – Lucky to be closer to home brought Dr. Phillip Burch to the Mississippi Children’s Hospital. Now as the chief of pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, he wants children and families across the state to have the same opportunity of care. Burch, from Alabama, joined the Heart Center leadership team at the state’s only children’s […]

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From foster care to heart transplant, Medford woman overcomes obstacles

Vanessa Trotter, 31, of Medford, underwent a heart transplant on May 17, 2021 at Oregon Health & Science University after suddenly starting to suffer from heart failure in the summer of 2020. Trotter is pictured here in August 2021 in Portland, shortly before she was cleared to move to Medford. (OHSU / Josh Andersen) Late […]

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Six months after heart transplant, Medford woman breaks all records

MEDFORD, Oregon – More than a year after experiencing a health roller coaster that could easily have cost her her life, Vanessa Trotter, 31, is back in Medford with her partner and brings with her a new perspective, full of gratitude and hope. Trotter is no stranger to adversity. She grew up in Wichita, Kansas, […]

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Newark man fights prostate cancer, survives stroke to receive life-saving heart transplant

Newark On December 29, 2020, Bernard China, 58, from Newark and father of five, lost hope. His heart failure had progressed to the point where he had to be hospitalized while awaiting a transplant, and he had been hospitalized at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center (NBI), a RWJBarnabas health facility for 112 days. He told […]

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AHA: AstraZeneca and Moderna highlight the potential of mRNA in heart failure

Although AstraZeneca and Moderna are rivals in the COVID-19 vaccine space, the two have an interesting mRNA pact that has worked largely under the radar. For years, the couple have quietly used Moderna’s mRNA technology to help patients with heart disease (as well as other illnesses), and new interim data released today offers a silver […]

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“Loneliness is as dangerous as heart failure”: Northumberland GPs on long-term impact of pandemic

Northumberland senior general practitioners have issued a warning regarding the long-term impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. And they expressed fear that vulnerable people might suffer from loneliness. Dr Jane Lothian – who is the head of the Northumberland Local Medical Committee – said: “Practices have been extended beyond this pandemic. We all thought it was […]

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CarolinaEast of New Bern performs 6,000th open heart surgery

Cardiac accomplishments at CarolinaEast Medical Center extend beyond the many open heart surgeries doctors and staff have performed over the years. On Friday, November 5, CarolinaEast performed her 6,000th open heart surgery. Cardiac surgeon Piotr Dumicz MD, marked the milestone with quadruple bypass surgery. “I am very happy that we have arrived at 6,000 and […]

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“Everything went well”: Heart surgery for 6 month old child is a success at Long Beach Memorial

Shenica Hadaway strokes the face of her 6-month-old daughter, Zhavia, at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach after successful heart surgery on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. Photo by Brandon Richardson. Six-month-old Zhavia Hadaway has a bright future after life-saving surgery Tuesday at Long Beach Medical Center, which corrected a heart defect she was born […]

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Franklin Graham asks for your prayers as he recovers from heart surgery for pericarditis

Evangelist Franklin Graham is recovering from successful heart surgery Monday at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. Graham’s Samaritan’s Purse ministry reports that he developed a condition called constrictive pericarditis which includes inflammation and hardening of the pericardium, the sac around the heart. Hardening compresses the heart and prevents it from functioning properly. Graham’s doctors expect […]

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Study measures discrimination in models that predict heart failure in patients with CRF

06 November 2021 1 min read Source / Disclosures Published by: Source: Zelnick LR, et al. PaperTH-OR42. Presented at: ASN Kidney Week; Nov 4-7, 2021 (virtual meeting). Disclosures: Zelnick reports editing for CJASN, consultant for the Veterans Medical Research Foundation and receiving support from the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases. ADD A […]

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Woman shares weird heart transplant side effects

A 22-year-old woman turned to TikTok to reveal three unusual side effects following her heart transplant. Cecilia-Joy Adamou (@ scars.and.stuff) from Surrey had undergone a heart transplant, kidney transplant and suffered from brain cancer. She actively uses her platform to speak candidly about her journey to her 13,000 subscribers. Entitled “[Three] super weird things about […]

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Woman who received heart transplant from middle-aged man shares bizarre side effects

@ scars.and.stuff / TikTok A woman shared the unusual side effects her heart transplant surgery left on her body. After undergoing a heart transplant, kidney transplant and having brain cancer, Cecilia-Joy Adamou opened up to TikTok followers about the impact of surgeries and three weird effects you may even see from it. outside of his […]

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Certain medications for reflux and ulcers may increase the risk of kidney damage after heart surgery

The risk of kidney damage is higher in patients who have had heart surgery on proton pump inhibitors, according to a new study. File photo by Kzenon / Shutterstock November 4 (UPI) – Adults undergoing heart surgery who take heartburn medication before the procedure are more likely to develop acute kidney injury and die while […]

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Woman Who Accuses Heart Failure Of Eating Five Scratching Bags Brings Legal Action | United Kingdom | New

This morning: Dr Chris reveals symptoms of food poisoning Susan Williamson of Blackhall Colliery in County Durham was diagnosed with Salmonella Infantis with doctors later concluding that her heart was not pumping blood around her body as well as it should. The 64-year-old was one of 179 people who reportedly suffered from diarrhea, vomiting and […]

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A retired educator enjoying life to the fullest after innovative heart surgery

View larger image Rosie Coleman has a new life thanks to UAMS cardiac surgeon Jay K. Bhama, MD, whose quick thinking saved her when she suffered a rare complication during high-risk quadruple bypass surgery. November 3, 2021 | This has been a busy year for Rosie Coleman of Sherwood. Despite restrictions from an ongoing global […]

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Incidence of chronic post-cardiac transplant thyroiditis and its association with the use of amiodarone before transplantation

This article was originally published here Proc. transplant October 30, 2021: S0041-1345 (21) 00694-1. doi: 10.1016 / j.transproceed.2021.09.014. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Chronic thyroiditis (CT) is a common cause of thyroid dysfunction and therefore could negatively affect outcome in patients undergoing heart transplantation (HT). The incidence of post-HT MDD and whether amiodarone, an […]

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Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Appoints New Head of Advanced Heart Failure Treatment and Transplantation

Dr. Feldman brings more than 25 years of in-depth research, innovation and clinical expertise to this accomplished team in the heart failure field. He will lead the advanced heart failure treatment and transplant program at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and will also have satellite offices at Saint Barnabas Medical Center and Jersey City Medical […]

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Newark Beth Israel Medical Center Appoints New Head of Advanced Heart Failure Treatment and Transplantation | national news

NEWARK, New Jersey, November 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, a RWJBarnabas healthcare facility, has appointed David Seth Feldman, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA, the new section chief for advanced heart failure treatment and transplantation. Newark Beth Israel The Heart Failure Treatment and Transplant Program is one of the top 15 […]

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Rising house prices make second charge a compelling debt consolidation option

“Not only does a second charge provide a different route for borrowers, it actively avoids some of these potential drawbacks of refinancing.” Clients looking to consolidate debt will have a few options if they want to use their real estate asset, but it’s important that advisors consider all of these possible solutions rather than just […]

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Best Debt Consolidation Loans of December 2021 – Forbes Advisor

Upstart has established itself in the field of personal loans because of its approach based on artificial intelligence and machine learning for qualifying borrowers. In fact, Upstart estimates that it was able to approve 27% more borrowers than possible under a traditional lending model. With competitive APRs, Upstart is not a leading lender for borrowers […]

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Tibetan children undergo life-saving heart surgery in Wuhan

In recent weeks, eight Tibetan children with congenital heart disease have received free medical treatment at Union Hospital, affiliated with Tongji Medical College of Huazhong University of Science and Technology in central China’s Hubei Province. ). Led by Dong Nianguo, director of the hospital’s cardiovascular surgery department, doctors at the hospital drove thousands of kilometers […]