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May 16, 2022

Weekly review: The 8 risk factors linked to nearly 40% of Alzheimer's and dementia cases

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    Healthgrades' top hospitals for safety, why nurses quit and how to get them to stay, and more.

    Why nurses quit (and how to persuade them to stay) (Monday, May 9)

    According to a new survey from Beacon Research, 25% of nurses say they plan to leave the nursing field within two years—but the survey also uncovers ways you can persuade your nursing staff to stay.

    What Covid-19 will look like this summer—and beyond (Tuesday, May 10)

    Although the United States may now be out of the acute pandemic phase, many health experts say the coronavirus is still not endemic, and the country will likely see more surges in the future. Here are Covid-19 scenarios America may experience this summer and fall.

    The 8 risk factors linked to nearly 40% of Alzheimer's and dementia cases (Wednesday, May 11)

    A new study published Monday in JAMA Neurology identified eight risk factors that were linked to 36.9% of Alzheimer's cases and related dementia in the United States—findings that signal a change in the most significant Alzheimer's and dementia risk factors over the past decade.

    Leapfrog graded nearly 3,000 hospitals from 'A' to 'F.' How did yours fare? (Thursday, May 12)

    The Leapfrog Group on Tuesday released its spring 2022 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, giving roughly one-third of hospitals an "A" for their ability to shield patients from preventable errors, accidents, injuries, and infections.

    Healthgrades recognizes 431 hospitals for 'measurably superior clinical outcomes' (Friday, May 13)

    Healthgrades on Tuesday released its 2022 "Specialty State Ranking & Excellence Awards," recognizing 431 top-ranked hospitals in 34 states that provide "patients with measurably superior clinical outcomes." See how your hospital fared.

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