Fatty liver expert: ‘We face a moral, ethical and medical imperative'
SAN FRANCISCO - Beyond finding a “cure” to nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, one expert at The Liver Meeting 2018 called on physicians and governments alike to fight the root...
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Jim Acosta And CNN Are Suing Trump And Several Of His Aides
CNN and reporter Jim Acosta are fighting back against the White House revoking his press pass The drama between Donald Trump and CNN reporter Jim Acosta continues. Acosta and...
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Loyola to honor pediatrician practicing in Peru
A physician and teacher who left a tenured faculty position 35 years ago to aid poor children in Peru is set to receive an honor from Loyola University New Orleans. The...
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Hypertonic Saline May Aid Kids with Cystic Fibrosis Breathe Better
Babies with cystic fibrosis breathe better by inhaling hypertonic saline as inhaling it reduces the mucous plugging that can lead to airway obstruction and frequent infections.
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Ex-Army father, who couldn't hear his baby cry, has been gifted hearing aids
EXCLUSIVE: Darren Young, 38, from Preston, served in the British Army for 13 years, and was exposed to extreme noise from his first tour in Iraq.
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Hypertonic saline shown to aid breathing in cystic fibrosis babies
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Risk Classification for Enteroviral Infection in Children With Meningitis and Negative Gram Stain
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Parents commonly use OTC medications as sleep aids for kids
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Dear Family, I'm Done Cleaning Up After You All The Time
I stared at the telltale refuse on the bathroom counter: the little strips of plastic, the Star Wars packaging, the Neosporin. “WHO PUT ON A DAMN BAND-AID?!!” I yelled. My...
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Starbucks Just Released Their 2018 Holiday Cups And Drinks
Starbucks is releasing their holiday cups and drinks tomorrow! Halloween ended five minutes ago so obviously, it's time for the Thanksmas season to crash into our lives like a...
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Omega-3 Fatty Acids Can Reduce Premature Birth Risk
High intake of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy can lower the risk of premature births, reveals a new study.
Carrie Underwood Uses CMA Stage To Reveal Sex Of Her Baby
“Waylon or Willie?” Carrie Underwood revealed big news at last night's CMAs During last night's Country Music Association Awards, Carrie Underwood, along with co-host, Brad...
Diesel fumes in London are so bad that children's lungs are becoming stunted
Tests on more than 2,000 eight- and nine-year-olds who lived in the capital of England showed they had an average five per cent lower lung capacity than expected.
Brain Damage in Newborns Can be Identified with the Help of a 15-minute Scan
Brain damage in babies can be detected earlier with a 15-minute scan than current methods, finds a new study.
Low carb diets DO work and are the best way to help slimmers keep weight...
A new study from Boston Children's Hospital has found that levels of ghrelin, a hormone that increases appetite, were lower in those on a low-carb diet than a high-carb diet.
Large Babies Born to Diabetic Mothers are at High Obesity Risk
Large for gestational age babies born to mothers with diabetes are at a higher risk of becoming overweight or obese during childhood, compared to AGA babies. Obesity in LGA...
Children ending up in hospital with serious burns thanks to new social media...
One of the 'challenges' sees teens setting themselves on fire
Why you should SUCK your baby's dummy to clean it
Researchers led by the Henry Ford Health System asked 128 mothers how they cleaned their children's dummies before taking blood tests from the infants to make the conclusion.
Parents, Kids Actually Agree About Confidential Medical Care: Study
Adolescents were almost twice as likely as their parents to think abortion services should be confidential, found new study.
Lullabies for Babies - Best Music for Baby
Since it's been 5 years since I had a newborn, I'm a little rusty on how to play with babies. One of the best ways to stimulate a very young child is through music. Lullabies...