Teenage suicide rate are highest in states where gun ownership is too
Nothing predicts higher rates of teen and adolescent suicide in the US than the prevalence of guns in that state, a first-of-its-kind Boston University study revealed, as death...
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How Motherhood Ruined My Relationship With My Own Mother
Since adolescence, my relationship with my mother has been strained. We generally can get along, but I always feel that we're like a ticking time bomb. Or maybe more like a...
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Top endocrinology stories: Parental monitoring improves adolescent weight status, omega-3 supplements fail to reduce body weight
The most-read story in endocrinology this past week detailed a study that found that maintaining communication and awareness between parents and adolescents can positively...
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Cross-cultural validation of the Bengali version KIDSCREEN-27 quality of life questionnaire
Measuring the health-related quality of life of adolescents, including those with cerebral palsy (the major cause of childhood physical disability worldwide) in Bangladesh is...
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Low-level cannabis use can change the adolescent brain
Teenagers who report using recreational marijuana just once or twice display increased volume of numerous brain regions, according to a study of 14-year-olds from Ireland...
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Deprivation and neglect in early childhood have impact on cognitive functioning in adolescence, shows study
Young children experiencing deprivation and neglect in institutional settings have impaired memory and executive functioning at ages 8 and 16 compared with peers placed early...
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Educational videos in clinical settings increase HPV vaccination rates among adolescents
A study examining the effect of a video educational intervention aimed at increasing HPV vaccinations among adolescents could help the Centers for Disease Control and...
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One time use of Marijuana could affect teen brains finds study
A survey from 2018 had found that 2.1 million students from middle and high schools have smoked marijuana at least once. A new study looked at the effects of marijuana or...
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More Evidence Found of Pot Damage to Teen Brain
Brain scans show that some adolescents who've tried marijuana just a couple of times exhibit significant increases in the volume of their gray matter.
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FDA approves Tdap vaccine Adacel for repeat vaccination
The FDA has approved the expanded use of Adacel for repeat vaccination to help protect against tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis, Sanofi Pasteur announced. Adacel is the only...
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Five Times More Metastasis of Breast Cancer in Women Within 10 Years of...
Breast cancer in young women have five times more metastasis than breast cancer in women who had no recent childbirths or in those who did not have a child.
Strong Neck Strength may Help Prevent Concussions: Study
Athletes who are at higher risk for sports-related concussions should build neck strength to prevent such injuries, finds a new study.
Dramatic Drop in China's Air Pollution Raises Life Expectancy
Significant drop in China's air pollution level increases their citizen's life expectancy, finds a new study.
Farmers Exposed to High Levels of Pesticide More Likely to Have Poor Sense...
High pesticide exposure among farmers can be associated with a poor sense of smell in later life, reveals a new study.
New Wearable Sensor Can Help Detect Hidden Anxiety, Depression in Kids
Newly developed wearable sensor can help detect hidden anxiety and depression in young children, reveals a new study.
Engineered T Cells Promote Long-term Organ Transplant Acceptance, Says Study
A way to selectively suppress the immune reaction of the body against the donor organ by modulating the protein coronin 1 has been discovered.
Medical Detection Dogs Benefit Diabetes Patients
Alert dogs can help Type 1 patients regulate their blood sugars in a non-invasive way and avoid the risks of hypoglycaemic episodes and hyperglycaemia, found new study.
Overprescription of Opioids for Elbow Fractures in Children: CHOP Surgeons
Patients only took less than 5 percent of the prescribed amount, and one in five did not receive any opioid medication to manage pain which could lead to opioid diversion.
Gay Fathers and Their Children Still Structurally Stigmatized: Study
Gay fathers and their children continue to experience stigma with potentially harmful physical and psychological effects.
Faecal transplants can treat bowel condition, but scientists are making a...
The latest FMT study by researchers at the University of Adelaide focused solely on colitis, when the large bowel becomes inflamed. It affects one in every 420 people.