Circulating vaccine derived poliovirus - Papua New Guinea
On 21 May 2018, the regional polio reference laboratory reported to WHO the isolation of vaccine derived poliovirus type 1 from a child with acute flaccid paralysis in Lae...
1 hour ago - WHO - 6 articles
Child psychiatrist available on call to help assess separated immigrant children
Child psychiatrist Matthew Biel, MD, MSc, wasn't at all surprised to learn from news reports in early July that two children separated at the US border from their Central...
4 hours ago - News Medical
E-Cigarettes, Nicotine Patch During Pregnancy May Hike SIDS Risk
Title: E-Cigarettes, Nicotine Patch During Pregnancy May Hike SIDS Risk Category: Health News Created: 7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM
6 hours ago - MedicineNet - 4 articles
Longest Study Yet Finds Adult Kids of Lesbian Moms Are Doing Fine
Title: Longest Study Yet Finds Adult Kids of Lesbian Moms Are Doing Fine Category: Health News Created: 7/18/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 7/19/2018 12:00:00 AM
7 hours ago - Medicine Net - 4 articles
AOPA and SLACK Incorporated announce AOPA's purchase of O&P News
WASHINGTON - The American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association has signed a purchase agreement with SLACK Incorporated to purchase O&P News, a longtime media presence in the...
13 hours ago - Healio
Federal ‘Grandparents Raising Grandchildren' Bill Signed into Law
U.S. Senate Aging Committee Chairman Susan Collins and Ranking Member Bob Casey applauded the signing of the Supporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act , legislation...
14 hours ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Discussing Death: A Curriculum to Empower Residents
One of the challenges physicians face is to deliver end of life news, and yet surveys of pediatric residents show not only minimal training in EOL discussions, but also little...
14 hours ago - Academic Pediatrics
Co-Workers Donating Vacation Time To New Moms Isn't Heartwarming - It's Horrifying
A new workplace trend is for co-workers to donate vacation time so new moms can have paid leave This week, Good Morning America profiled two new moms who were able to take a...
15 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Stiletto Crocs Because Why The F*ck Not
Balenciaga has created stiletto Crocs and like, what have we got to lose? If you'd like your entire shoe wardrobe to be made of plastic and full of holes, you're in luck...
17 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Can Smartphones Trigger ADHD Symptoms in Teens?
Title: Can Smartphones Trigger ADHD Symptoms in Teens? Category: Health News Created: 7/17/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 7/18/2018 12:00:00 AM
19 hours ago - MedicineNet
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Diabetes During Pregnancy May Up Heart Disease Risk in Babies
Diabetes during pregnancy may up the risk of blood vessel dysfunction and heart disease in baby's by altering transgelin, a smooth muscle protein say researchers from Indiana...
Parents say their children develop extreme behavioral changes after a strep...
Sabrina Smith, 11, from Danbury, Connecticut, was seven years old when she was diagnosed with PANDAS, an autoimmune disorder that creates neurological symptoms after a strep...
An end to paralysis from spinal cord injury?
A new study from Boston Children's Hospital has been able to help mice walk again by injecting a compound which helps reactive nerve pathways that send signals to our leg muscles.
Michelle Williams Gets Mental Health Help
The Destiny's Child singer is continuing her mental health advocacy, while seeking help from her battle with depression.
Children who undergo CT scans may be at a higher risk of brain cancer
Researchers, led by Dr Michael Hauptmann at the Netherlands Cancer Institute, found rates of cancer were 1.5 times higher in the children who had underwent at least one CT scan...
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...
‘Perfect Parents' Of The Internet, Step Away From Your Keyboards
If you're blaming a 15-year-old for her own allergy death, you should step away from your keyboard. A 15-year-old girl died after mistaking peanut Chips Ahoy packaging for nut...
Fertility Problems in Women Linked to High Blood Fat Profile
Fertility problems in women are associated with unhealthy blood fat profile before pregnancy, and these women are more likely to have one child or remain childless, says...
Broken Needle Struck in Baby's Thigh During Vaccination
A two cm needle was struck in a baby's thigh during vaccination by a private nursing home at Mumbai which left the baby in pain and fever for 19 days.
Measures proposed to prevent repeat of baby formula crisis
A raft of measures have been proposed in France to avoid a repeat of incidents such as the Salmonella outbreak traced to Lactalis infant formula in 2017. The parliamentary...