Kelly Arashin

Bio

Specialties:

  • Critical Care Nursing

Affiliation:

  • Honor Society of Nursing (STTI)

Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Brain Injury Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many people who suffer a traumatic brain injury struggle with sleep problems they may not be aware of, Swiss researchers report.

    These patients also can suffer daytime sleepiness for as long as 18 months after their injury, the small study fou...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease):

    TUESDAY, April 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women who work rotating night shifts may face a slightly increased risk of heart disease, a new study suggests.

    "We saw a modest increased risk of heart disease associated with longer duration of rotating night shift work, which appears to wane ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Brain Injury Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, April 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Athletes may take longer to recover after a concussion if they had psychosomatic symptoms -- aches and pains caused by mental distress -- before their head injury, new research suggests.

    The study included 127 high school and college athletes ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Brain Injury Medicine:

    MONDAY, April 11, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Two out of five retired National Football League players may suffer from traumatic brain injuries, a small study suggests.

    Brain scans of 40 former NFL players, age 36 on average, found that nearly 43 percent had significantly more damage to the...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Addiction Medicine:

    TUESDAY, April 5, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnant women who use marijuana may be putting their baby at risk for health problems, a new study suggests.

    A review of 24 studies found that pot use during pregnancy is potentially linked to delivering a baby with a low birth weight and the ne...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Sports Medicine:

    THURSDAY, March 31, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- NFL players are more likely to suffer concussions and ankle injuries during games played on colder days, a new study finds.

    Canadian researchers analyzed data on the five most common injuries that occurred during two National Football League se...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    MONDAY, March 28, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A simple blood test appeared to detect signs of concussion up a week after patients suffered a head injury, researchers report.

    The test might provide a new way to diagnose concussions, especially in patients without immediate symptoms, the resea...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Sports Medicine:

    MONDAY, March 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Concussion-prevention rules for college football players may have led to an unintended consequence -- an increase in knee, thigh and ankle injuries among players, new research suggests.

    "Of course concussions sustained i...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Sports Medicine:

    FRIDAY, March 4, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- High school football players wearing loose helmets suffer worse concussion effects than players whose helmets fit properly, new research suggests.

    Young athletes with loose helmets had the highest rates of concussion symptoms, such as drowsiness, ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Infectious Disease:

    THURSDAY, March 3, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Although U.S. hospitals are making gains in the fight against some antibiotic-resistant superbugs, too many people are still getting these infections in health care facilities, federal health officials report.

    And the U.S. Centers for Disease ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Sports Medicine:

    TUESDAY, March 1, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Price and laboratory ratings don't indicate whether a football helmet is better at protecting high school players from concussion, a new study suggests.

    When University of Colorado researchers evaluated helmets and U.S. high school concussion dat...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Public Health & General Preventive Medicine:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 26, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Paid family leave might lead to reduced risk of abuse-related head injuries in young children, according to a new study.

    Researchers compared data from 1995 through 2011 in California -- which introduced paid family leave in 2004 -- with seven sta...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatric Critical Care Medicine:

    TUESDAY, Feb. 16, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Overweight or obese children may be up to 57 percent more likely to die in a pediatric intensive care unit (ICU), a new study indicates.

    "With increasing weight, there was an increasing risk of death," said study author Dr. Patrick Ross, a critic...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Brain Injury Medicine:

    MONDAY, Feb. 8, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Average people who suffer a concussion may be three times more likely to commit suicide years after their brain injury, a new Canadian study suggests.

    Further, the long-term risk of suicide appears to increase even more if the head injury occurs du...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Athletic Training:

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 3, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Tackling should be eliminated from youth football due to the risks that collisions and head injuries pose to young athletes, a researcher argues in the Feb. 4 New England Journal of Medicine.

    A recent evidence review conducted by the Amer...Full Article