AAP urges discussion about alternative therapies, supplement use in children
With approximately 12% of all U.S. children receiving some form of complementary therapy - including fish oil, probiotics and acupuncture - the AAP has called for expanded...
8 days ago - Healio
Many Parents Don't Tell Doctor About 'Complementary' Therapy Use in Kids
Parents often try unconventional treatments - such as acupuncture and herbal products - when their kids are sick, but many don't tell their pediatricians about it, a new report...
24 days ago - Topix
FDA warns against use of Ayurvedic medicine because of high lead levels
The FDA has issued a safety alert that an Ayurvedic medicine - intended to treat rickets, cough and cold, worm infections and teething among infants - has been linked to two...
1 month ago - Healio
6 Reasons Why Swearing Is My Preferred Method Of Therapy
Modern-day moms need an escape. For some of you, it's wine or herbal tea that keeps you from accidentally scrubbing the toilet with your toothbrush. For others, it's gardening...
2 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
Zygasm Review : Don't Buy Before You Read This!
What is it? Zygasm is a female sexual enhancement product, that according to the website, promotes desire, passion and pleasure. This product claims to restore desire in women...
2 monthes ago - Diets in Review - 6 articles
Herbal medicine in children with respiratory tract infection: systematic review and meta-analysis
Herbal medicines are particularly regarded as an alternative or complement to conventional pharmaceuticals in the treatment and prevention of respiratory tract infections .
3 monthes ago - Academic Pediatrics
5 recent highlights in fibrosis, liver stiffness
Recently published studies have shown new innovations for measuring liver stiffness, such as a novel Doppler imaging technology and an analysis of magnetic resonance...
3 monthes ago - Healio
How To Prevent Head Lice: Top Products to Help
I don't know about you, but when I get an email from my kids' school telling me someone there has head lice, my head starts itching instantly. My son's been in school for five...
3 monthes ago - 24/7 Mom
Pregnant Women Make Their Bumps Disappear And Fascinate The Internet
Belly Pump breathing technique makes pregnant women's bumps look like they're magically shrinking When you see a link online that talks about making a baby bump disappear you...
4 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
The Wave Of Guilt That Follows A Shitty Morning
I wish the mornings felt like birds chirping and sunrises. I wish I could find the time to make my kids a nutritious breakfast then actually sit down with them and eat it...
4 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
The headlines of Master Doctor
Akron Marathon race starter author Matt Tullis is Akron Children's Hospital Hero
Akron Marathon race starter Matt Tullis, 41, is an Akron Children's Hospital Hero who wrote a memoir about his treatment for acute lymphoblastic leukemia at age 15.
Premature baby to be buried at feet of cancer-stricken mom
Carrie DeKlyen, 37, died on September 9, three days after the birth, having been unconscious for five weeks due to a stroke. Her premature daughter Life died at 10.30pm on...
Social media as population control? New research reveals fewer millennials...
Many Baby Boomers and Gen-Xers have strong views about Millennials. They appear to be socially disconnected , liberal in their views, and their “anything goes” philosophy seems...
Preterm Children At Risk of Emotional and Attention Problems
Healthy preterm children often have sleep difficulties like restlessness and breathing problems during the night and can lead to negative emotions and lower attention.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease May Increase Cancer Risk in Children
People of any age can get Inflammatory bowel disease , but it is usually diagnosed between the ages of 15 and 40. IBD causes inflammation in the digestive tract
Onset of Adolescence Triggers Gender Expectations
Children at a very early age quickly internalize this myth that girls are vulnerable and boys are strong and independent.
Rejoice! Amazon Will Now Deliver Shake Shack And Chipotle To Your Door
Now we can enjoy our favorite restaurants from the comfort of our home Amazon is making it easier and easier for us to never leave our homes. The online retailer is partnering...
Quality of Life Improved in Children Treated With ECMO
Children with cardiac problems who were treated with Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation during their childhood showed favorable outcomes later in life.
Baby with healing umbilical cord stump
Baby with healing umbilical cord stump Jenn Dunham/Shutterstock
Goodbye, Sugar Addiction!
It's Friday, everyone! And that means another Primal Blueprint Real Life Story from a Mark's Daily Apple reader. If you have your own success story and would like to share it...