Farewell to Falls

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Ellen Corman, MRA Injury Prevention Coordinator, Trauma Services Stanford Hospital & Clinics Lecture Overview: Fifty percent of adults 80 and older fall each year Most falls take place at home Older adults who fall are two to three times more likely to fall again Take proactive steps in your …

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Celiac Disease

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Nielsen Fernandez-Becker, MD, PhD Instructor, Gastroenterology Stanford University Medical Center March 11, 2010 Lecture Overview: Celiac disease is a digestive condition caused by eating gluten, which is found in wheat, barley, or rye. It affects the small intestine’s ability to absorb nutrients. Its cause is unknown and may be …

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