Mobile phone radiation may affect memory performance in adolescents
Radiofrequency electromagnetic fields may have adverse effects on the development of memory performance of specific brain regions exposed during mobile phone use. These are the...
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Study: Binge drinking impairs working memory in adolescent brain
A new study from researchers at Columbia University Irving Medical Center found that binge drinking impairs working memory in the adolescent brain. The study, in mice, explains...
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Heightened performance monitoring in early childhood linked to OCD
Findings published in JAMA Psychiatry showed that heightened performance monitoring evident in early childhood was associated with the onset of obsessive-compulsive disorder...
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CHOC opens up psychiatric access line to help kids with mental health issues
CHOC's new program will connect psychiatrists with pediatricians who are treating children with mental health issues. In its ongoing efforts to improve mental health care for...
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Online cognitive-behavioral based group interventions for adolescents with chronic illness and parents: study protocol of two multicenter randomized controlled trials
Adolescents with chronic illness and parents of a child with CI are at risk for psychosocial problems. Psychosocial group interventions may prevent these problems. With the use...
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Desirability of Clinic-Based Financial Services in Urban Pediatric Primary Care
To determine the desirability of integrating financial services in pediatric primary care among caregivers and older adolescents.
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Home Matters: Adolescents Drink More Sugar-Sweetened Beverages When Available at Home
To examine the association between sugar-sweetened beverage availability at home and sugar-sweetened beverage consumption, and to evaluate whether this association was...
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Adherence to Mediterranean diet improves teens' grades
The Mediterranean diet, one that includes frequent consumption of fruits and vegetables, breads, legumes, nuts and seeds, with most fats consumed through olive oil, has...
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Mediterranean diet could influence academic performance through effects on sleep quality
A new Acta Paediatrica study indicates that following the Mediterranean diet may improve adolescents' academic performance, and the effect may relate to sleep quality.
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Childhood Abuse can Lead to High Risk of Uterus Problem
Adults who were sexually and physically abused during their childhood and adolescence have a higher risk of endometriosis , says Epidemiologist from Fred Hutchinson Cancer...
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Genetic Causes of Liver Disease in Obesity Identified
DNA methylation is related to liver disease known as non-alcoholic fatty liver disease among obese patients, research at The Translational Genomics Research Institute finds...
Strategies to Prevent Suicide among Cancer Patients
Strategies to prevent death by suicide among patients with cancer may include the use of comprehensive cancer centers and case managers for improved coordination of patient...
Cannabinoids for Cancer Treatment?
Cannabinoids may have a vast array of anti-cancer effects, a Rostock University Medical Center research finds. They may stop cancer cells from dividing and invading normal...
Sensitivity to Bitter-Taste may be Associated with Cancer Risk
Link found between high bitter-taste sensitivity and increased risk of cancer among older British women by a recent study that involves 5,500 women whose diet, lifestyle, and...
People who drink a cup of coffee first thing eat less breakfast
The findings clarify long-held but unqualified beliefs that coffee suppresses appetite, or that it aids metabolism - which has led to a boom in caffeine dietary supplements...
Tanning Beds at Gym May Up Skin Cancer Risk
Indoor tanning beds at the gym could increase skin cancer risk if used frequently. Tanning beds produce ultraviolet light which may be the cause for increasing the risk of...
Heart Patient's Discharged Against Advice More Likely to Return Within 30 Days
Heart attack patients who get themselves discharged against medical advice are more likely to return to the hospital in a hurry, finds a new study.
Giving adrenaline to cardiac arrest patients DOUBLES risk of brain damage
Officials are now reviewing the guidelines given to paramedics and ambulance staff, after the Warwick University study cast doubt on the way people have been treated for decades.
Water: The Key to Understanding Sweetness
Perception of sweetness may depend on molecular interactions between specific sugars and water in the saliva.
Strategies to Reduce Sugar-sweetened Beverage Consumption in Young Children
Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages have been linked to weight gain and other negative health effects, particularly in young children. It is important to identify...