You may not have heard of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD), but if you have COPD signs and symptoms, the ICD has heard of you—and it even has a series of code numbers for your diagnosis. Codes like “COPD ICD 9” are becoming more important as the use of
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Past Pesticide Exposure Boosts Alzheimer’s Risk
People who have been exposed at one time to the banned pesticide DDT are more likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease (AD) in older age than people who have not been exposed, according to a study published online on Jan. 27, 2014 in JAMA Neurology. Researchers
Learn how to protect mother and baby from antidepressant side effects. You can start by asking your doctor these 20 crucial questions.