My Daughter Spent A Week In The Pediatric Neurological Unit, And Here's What I Learned
Alone in the bathtub, my hands burned when they hit the water, raw from scrubbing with alcohol from containers suspended along the hospital walls. I had pressed the thin metal...
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Giving under 14s wine doesn't prevent binge drinking
Parents are risking their child's health by offering them wine with their meal according to a new report. According to experts it is a myth that giving under-14s alcohol...
2 days ago - Daily Mail
Parents giving children alcohol too young, researchers say
Giving youngsters too many takeaways is also criticised as a health risk by the researchers.
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Moms Are LOLing Over How Long This Survey Says Sex Should Last
It's obvious no one asked any moms A recent survey of people around the world concluded that women, on average, want sex to last longer than an episode of Friends. 25 minutes...
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Go organic, inside and out while pregnant: Chemicals in personal care products can affect the development of your baby
A study published in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives has revealed that a mixture of endocrine disrupting chemicals found in various industrial and food sources...
2 days ago - Natural News
Could this software diagnose fetal alcohol spectrum disorders?
Diagnosing certain types of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder remains challenging. A new study shows that facial recognition software may improve accuracy.
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Sex Trafficking Victims Are Being Prosecuted For Prostitution, And It's Horrifying
In the past few days, you've seen the hashtag FreeCyntoiaBrown tweeted by celebrities such as Kim Kardashian, Rihanna, Cara Delevingne, Snoop Dogg, and other journalists and...
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D-dimer level correlation with treatment response in children with venous malformations
Localized intravascular coagulopathy is present in children with venous malformations as evidenced by elevated D-dimer levels. Few studies have looked into the changes in...
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Teen marijuana use may lead to bipolar symptoms later on
A prospective study examines the link between cannabis use at the age of 17-18 and hypomania - a common symptom of bipolar disorder - in early adulthood.
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Parental attention can be protective factor to lower risk of drug abuse among adolescents
Parents who require children to follow rules and keep a constant eye on their activities, endeavoring to know where they are, who they are with and what they are doing, run...
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Elevated Blood Glucose Levels may Pose Heart Defect Risk to Infants
Elevated blood glucose levels during early pregnancy may increase the risk of congenital heart disease in infants even if the mother is nondiabetic.
Your memory is best when thinking about your children
Binghampton University in New York has found that human memory is better when we are thinking about raising our children, new research suggests
Zika babies in Brazil struggle to sit, see, hear or talk
The CDC has tracked the progress of 19 babies with Zika-related microcephaly since birth and reports that as they approach their second birthdays, most face significant...
Children exposed to air pollution are at risk of asthma
Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University found a mix of dust, sand and non-exhaust tailpipe emissions increases youngsters under 11's risk of the lung condition by 1.3...
Family Meals Serve Up Better Behaved Kids
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