Management of Childhood Functional Constipation
Constipation is a common problem during childhood, and 0.7% to 29.6% of children are constipated worldwide. This condition accounts for 3% to 5% of pediatric primary care...
3 monthes ago - Journal of Pediatric Health Care - 2 articles
Sleep apnea may confer increased AF risk
BOSTON - Patients with obstructive sleep apnea or sleep-disordered breathing have an increased risk for atrial fibrillation, according to a poster presented at the...
5 monthes ago - Healio - 3 articles
Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian Youssef Zaghba, British police say
The third Islamist militant who carried out an attack on Saturday in London that killed seven people was a Moroccan-Italian called Youssef Zaghba, an Italian intelligence...
9 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald
‘Pacemaker' for the Brain Can Help Memory, Study Finds
The timing of stimulation to the brain was determined to be crucial in research published on Thursday, and it might help treat dementia, head injuries and other conditions.
10 monthes ago - NY Times - 3 articles
US air strike in Syria: Surviving members of Youssef family killed in chemical attack speak out
His wife and toddlers were killed by the chemical attack. But, Abdul Hamid al-Youssef is in two minds on Trump's intervention.
11 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald - 2 articles
Father buries his twin baby sons killed in Syria gas attack
Abdulhamid al-Youssef sobbed as he carried his infant twins, wrapped in matching white shrouds, to their final resting place.
11 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Medical student couldn't speak English when she moved to Wales but used Britney Spears songs to help her learn
Nadia Youssef moved to Wales from Oman when she was a teenager
11 monthes ago - Wales online
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Early Detection of Alzheimer's Cognitive Impairment via Verbal Fluency
Declining cognitive functioning in early stages of Alzheimer's disease patients can be detected with their ability to generate infinite spoken verbs, finds a new study.
Online Program Helps Adolescent Mothers
An online program convices adolesent mothers to seek medical help for depression.The webpage provides referrals for counseling services and suicide and child-abuse prevention...
Safety and Effectiveness of Corticosteroids Linked to Genetic Variants
A new study identifies a genetic variant that can improve the safety and effectiveness of corticosteroids, the drug used to treat asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease .
Top sirloin steaks recalled for possible salmonella contamination
In Bridgeview, IL, SMI Holdings Inc., doing business as Stampede Meat, has recalled approximately 484,800 pounds of beef products that may be contaminated with Salmonella...
Sexual orientation is the top suicide risk for college freshman
A study based on data from 14,000 first-year college students in eight countries including the US found sexual minorities have an up-to-eight-times higher risk for suicidal...
Her office confirms the death of Rep. Louise Slaughter at age 88
U.S. Rep Louise Slaughter One of the most prominent food safety advocates in Congress is dead at age 88. The office of Rep Lousie Slaughter, D-NY this morning confirmed the...
Vegans may be at risk for iodine deficiency, according to new study
Giving up entire categories of food can be a good idea from a health standpoint, but it's important to be smart about it. You can certainly give up soda or sweets without...
US adults consume 17 billion drinks per year during binges
The first-ever CDC report on binge drinking, considered one of the most damaging forms of alcohol abuse, found that more than 16 percent of American adults binge drink each week.
RECALL: Dr. Brown's Lovey Pacifier & Teether Holders
Health Canada, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission and Handi-Craft Company have recalled a number of Dr. Brown's Lovey pacifier and teether holders after...
Living in high altitudes may raise your risk of depression
University of Utah researchers believe the worrying results could be the result of low atmospheric pressure. This leads to much lower levels of oxygen in the blood.