Healing Preemie Hearts
Ever heard of a ductus arteriosus? It’s the vessel that allows babies to breathe in the womb! Dr. Frank Ing of UC Davis Health discusses the importance of this vessel and how doctors are tackling the issue of Patent Ductus Arteriosus, especially as it appears in premature infants.
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This year’s other worrisome fever
We’ve all heard about this year’s severe flu season, but there’s another “fever” to be aware of that – while not contagious from person to person – has still been a growing source of concern among California public health officials.
Caused by airborne fungal spores, valley fever can be a major irritation for those who contract it – and for some people can lead to serious health complications.
Because valley fever can mimic the flu, everyone should be aware of associated symptoms and prevention measures. To learn more from UC Davis, click here.