Elevated BP increases risk for pregnancy loss in healthy women
Healthy women with increased BP before conception were more likely to have pregnancy loss compared with those with normal BP, according to a study published in...
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Sewing project offers comfort to opioid-dependent newborns
On a mild winter afternoon, members of the Barnstable Senior Center and schoolgirls in a 4-H sewing program hemmed and embroidered pieces of flannel to create what must be one...
1 month ago - Topix
NSW senior constable accused of historical child sex abuse
A NSW police officer has been charged over numerous alleged historical child sex abuse offences.
1 month ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Faith no more: parishioners lose trust in church
Half of active Catholic parishioners say their opinion of senior religious leaders has been damaged by the child abuse royal commission.
2 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Robert Haggerty, former URMC Chair of Pediatrics, dies at 92
Robert Haggerty, M.D., former Chair of the Department of Pediatrics, died on Tuesday. He was 92. Throughout a career that spanned six decades, Haggerty led numerous child...
2 monthes ago - University of Rochester Medical Center
Incidental Fundus Finding in a Child With Cataract
A 1-year-old child has an anomaly in the back of the eye. What is your diagnosis? Medscape Ophthalmology
4 monthes ago - Medscape
If You Believe The Data, Having Kids Is A Terrible Idea
From the 1950s to present day, studies have shown that having a baby is worse for your happiness than divorce or unemployment, that children weaken marriages, and that parents...
4 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
Diverse Team Makes Special Delivery in Strong Memorial's Heart Center
Strong Memorial Hospital's Cardiac Catheterization Lab is an unusual place for the birth of a child, but for Jessica Driffill, it was the right place.
7 monthes ago - University of Rochester Medical Center
Teacher To Teen: ‘Plus Size Women Need To Dress Accordingly'
The high school senior says her teacher embarrassed her with alleged inappropriate remarks Another day, another high school girl's learning disrupted by an alleged dress code...
7 monthes ago - Scary Mommy
Women with HCV face low ovarian reserve, infertility, miscarriage
Women of child-bearing age with hepatitis C showed early signs of menopause, putting them at greater risk for infertility, gestational diabetes and miscarriage, according to a...
7 monthes ago - Healio
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Can One Single Blow on the Head Increase Risk of Parkinson's Disease?
A study highlighting the importance of concussion prevention found even a mild concussion, or mild traumatic brain injury, may have a 56 percent increased risk of developing...
A single concussion increases Parkinson's risk by more than 50%, study warns
The study of Army veterans shows that people who diagnosed with a mild concussion, or mild traumatic brain injury, have a 56 percent increased risk of developing the illness.
Skin implant creates an artificial 'mole' if people are at a high risk of...
Researchers from ETH Zurich in Basel created an implant that is triggered by high calcium to produce melanin, the pigment which causes a skin tan, moles and freckles. Calcium...
'Healthy' toddler, 3, is battling a devastating condition similar to ALZHEIMER'S
Single mother Elaine Fisher, 38, of Dudley, West Midlands, has been left 'mourning' following the heartbreaking diagnosis of her daughter, Holly, with Niemann-Pick Type C.
"Beet" it! A compound found in this superfood may help slow Alzheimer's
You can now add one more benefit to eating beets - that is, slowing down the progress of Alzheimer's disease. According to a study, the extracts of beets contain a compound...
Early Warning Signs of Parkinson's Disease
Parkinson's disease is a tricky disease, in that the first symptoms don't even develop until 80% of the damage that causes the disease has already occurred. As a result...
ZEISS Cataract & Refractive Clinical Cases
ZEISS Cataract & Refractive Clinical Cases As a world innovation leader in optics and one of the most respected brands in medical technology ZEISS shares on a regular basis...
The father battling Alzheimer's at 45
Matt Oliver, from Dallas, was just 41 when doctors diagnosed him with the crippling, memory-robbing disease that usually strikes the elderly.
Reduce your risk of developing Alzheimer's by walking FAST and OFTEN
In 2015, at least 47 million people worldwide had dementia, a memory problem that often greatly affects an individual's ability to accomplish daily tasks. While the most common...
Retirement Planning: Early Retirement Decisions You Won't Regret
Making early retirement decisions helps us proactively create the life we want, rather than living choices made by default. Everyone hopes to live a life that ends with few or...