Young Cancer Survivors Face a Higher Risk
A recent study states Cancer survivors who are diagnosed during adolescence or early adulthood are at increased risk of premature death compared to the general population.
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Effects of Psychotherapy for Adolescents
UCLA-led study finds that early treatment for PTSD after a disaster has lasting effects and effects of psychotherapy for adolescents continued into adulthood.
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Every sniff you take: Study reveals unpleasant odors can evoke "stronger memories" in both adolescents and adults
A study from New York University suggests that people can better recall memories if unpleasant odors accompany these. This indicates that “bad smells are capable of producing...
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Letter to the Editor: comment on ‘Diet quality index as a predictor of treatment efficacy in overweight and obese adolescents: The EVASYON study'
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Preclinical study links human gene variant to THC reward in adolescent females
A common variation in a human gene that affects the brain's reward processing circuit increases vulnerability to the rewarding effects of the main psychoactive ingredient of...
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Child and Adolescent Pornography Exposure
Children and adolescents are growing up in a digital world. The rapid expansion of the development, accessibility, and use of cellular phones and the Internet is changing human...
2 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Health Care
Title X Regulatory Changes and Their Impact on Adolescent Health
Title X of the Public Health Act has provided access to confidential reproductive care for low-income adolescents and adults since 1970, helping to bring adolescent pregnancy...
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'Quit vaping' internet searches increased during EVALI outbreak
E-cigarettes have been sold for more than a decade, seemingly without incident, but in the summer of 2019 serious lung injuries began appearing among some e-cigarette users...
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Adolescent Sjogren's syndrome presenting as psychosis: a case series
Neurological involvement has been reported in up to 80% of adults with Primary Sjogren's syndrome with psychiatric abnormalities including anxiety, depression, and cognitive...
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Children with suspected appendicitis need better care, finds study
A new study published in the journal The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health reports that suspected appendicitis in children is not only among the most common pediatric conditions...
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Age-related Macular Degeneration: Fresh Findings
The American Academy of Ophthalmology is urging people to protect themselves from vision loss from age-related macular degeneration by getting a baseline eye exam by age 40.
CATASTROPHIC ERROR: In just two days, thousands of potentially...
World health authorities are about to commit a gross error that could literally end up costing millions of lives. So far, 355 passengers on the Diamond Princess cruise ship...
U.S. military preparing to implement medical martial law due to coronavirus...
The Joint Chiefs of Staff has issued an executive order calling on the United States Northern Command to start preparing for a full-blown pandemic of the Wuhan coronavirus here...
5 Ways to Maximize the Benefits of HIIT without Injury or Overtraining
High-Intensity Interval Training is your ace in the hole for getting an effective workout in record time. Because you're working out at a high intensity, it takes less time to...
New Guidelines for Hepatic Failure
A new set of evidence-based recommendations for the management of liver failure is presented at the SCCM 49th Critical Care Congress. It assembles recommendations for critical...
Green Tea Extract Reduces Fatty Liver Disease
According to a recent study by Penn State researchers, Green tea extract combined with exercise, reduces fatty liver disease in mice.
Tiny Particles may Start Nonfatal Heart Attacks
A recent Yale study confirms something that has long been suspected -air pollution's small particles can play a role in severe heart disease.
Study Identifies States with Highest Rates of Melanoma Due to UV Radiation
New study finds that state-level incidence rates for UV-attributable melanoma ranged from 15 cases per 100,000 in Alaska to 65 cases per 100,000 in Hawaii.
Heartbreaking photo shows the moment distraught mother said final goodbye to...
EXCLUSIVE: Tammy Ireson, 39, from Norfolk, has shared a photo showing the moment she had to say goodbye to her 13-week-old son, Wilber, after switching off his life support...
Effectiveness of Travel Bans During Infectious Disease Outbreaks Mostly Unknown
New study reports that although travel bans are frequently used to stop the spread of an emerging infectious disease, the effectiveness of travel bans is mostly unknown.