Pregnant women who take paracetamol could lower their child's IQ
Researchers from the US, including Harvard, looked at 150,000 mothers and babies. Paracetamol use is also linked to a higher risk of ADHD and delayed speech. Experts warn...
46 minutes ago - Daily Mail
Parents who decline flu vaccination for their child may be exposed to limited information
Parents who decline to get their child vaccinated against the flu may be exposed to a limited range of information, a new national poll suggests.
4 hours ago - News Medical
Pediatric Neurocritical Care: Evolution of a New Clinical Service in PICUs Across the United States
Objectives: Pediatric neurocritical care as a conceptual service is relatively new, and implementation of such specialized services may improve outcomes for children with...
8 hours ago - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Licking Pacifier to Clean It May Cut Allergy Risk
A parent licking a child's pacifier clean might be better than washing it, and an epinephrine autoinjector still works after it is frozen, say two studies looking at questions...
19 hours ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Why We Might Want To Rethink The Phrase ‘Good Job,' And What We Can Say Instead
“Good job, Chub,” is a regular phrase in our house. Some might even say it's overused. We say it when my son successfully goes potty and when he successfully differentiates his...
1 day ago - Scary Mommy
Pediatrician loses medical licence after pleading guilty to child porn
The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia announced Friday that 74-year-old Dr. William Vitale's licence has been formally revoked after he consented to the...
1 day ago - Topix
What Can Castor Oil Do for You?
Castor oil - a yellow-tinted, translucent vegetable oil - is derived from the seeds of the castor bean plant. It is an unsaturated omega-9 fat with a reputation for having a...
2 days ago - Mercola
Why making postnatal depression film Early Days was 'therapy'
When Nessa Wrafter suffered after the birth of her child, she decided to make a film about her experience.
2 days ago - BBC
Cannabis-Allergic Child Experience Asthma Symptoms on Secondhand Marijuana Exposure
Children and adults with asthma having cannabis allergy experience increased asthma symptoms on exposure to secondhand marijuana smoke at home.
2 days ago - Medindia Health
Parents, licking your baby's pacifier clean may protect against allergies
Exposing the child to mom or dad's microbes can affect the way the immune system develops
2 days ago - NBC News - 2 articles
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Sexual Preference Recognized as a Risk Factor in Opioid Misuse
Bisexual individuals and homosexual individuals like lesbians and gays are more bound to misuse opioids when compared to those who identify themselves as heterosexual.
Resiliency of Women to Extreme Physical Activity
From the observation of women who underwent extreme physical training and completed transantartic expedition showed that women are no more susceptible to negative health...
Dual Acting Virus in Cancer Treatment
A new virus that uses protein to simultaneously kill carcinomas and cancer-protective cells was developed by cancer scientists. The virus's dual action will only infect cancer...
Being Bullied at Work May Affect Your Heart
Bullying and violence at the workplace raise the risk of heart diseases, finds a new study.
Noise Pollution in Hospitals Affecting Patients Ability to Rest, Heal and...
Noise pollution in hospitals is a rising issue as it is regularly exceeding international recommendations, according to a new study.
Here's Why You Need Reverse Flys in Your Strength Training Routine
Reverse flys are a simple exercise you can do with a pair of dumbbells or a pair of resistance bands. It's an exercise that doesn't get as much emphasis as other...
Epinephrine Auto Injectors Still Work After Being Frozen
Epinephrine auto injectors still work if they get frozen and the risk is low for malfunction, stated study.
Tamarind, a tropical fruit used in traditional medicine, found to kill...
One of the most worrisome health problems in the modern world is the rise of drug-resistant bacteria. Most people believed that with the development of antibiotics, bacterial...
Ultrasound of Shoulder Muscle Can Warn of Diabetes
Increased brightness of shoulder muscle on ultrasound imaging may be a warning sign of type 2 diabetes or prediabetes. However, early interventions can be initiated to avoid...
Convection Enhanced Delivery can Halt the Spread of Brain Cancer
The spread of glioblastoma, the deadliest form of brain cancer caused by the high pressure of circulating fluid in the brain, could be limited by convection-enhanced delivery