When Should Babies Outgrow Thumb Sucking?
We've all seen it: The babies, toddlers and children with fingers or a thumb in their mouths. We know it's common, but it tends to worry parents anyway. Is this a bad habit? Is...
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Stress may just as harmful to our body as bad diet, BYU study finds
We all know that a poor diet is unhealthy, but a new BYU study finds that stress may just as harmful to our bodies as a really bad diet.
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Mandy Moore's Outlook On Therapy Should Be More Common
The actress sees a therapist even when she isn't stressed.
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The 27 Stressful Life Events That Can Lead to Alzheimer's
Stressful life events have been shown to cause premature aging in the brain. Even when these events occur at a young age, they raise the risk of Alzheimer's later in life. It...
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The New Health Care: How a Healthy Economy Can Shorten Life Spans
In general, prosperity brings better health. But economic booms are also associated with air pollution, stress and car accidents.
16 hours ago - NY Times
Device to spare women from 'stigma of incontinence'
Stress incontinence is caused by a weakening of the pelvic-floor muscles which control the flow of urine and may affect millions of women in the UK.
19 hours ago - Daily Mail
Do You Need More Vitamin E if You Exercise?
Vitamin E is one of the antioxidant vitamins, along with vitamins A and C. Vitamin E is particularly important for preventing oxidative damage to the membranes of cells. How...
1 day ago - Cathe Friedrich
Personal, organizational strategies maximize wellness, decrease burnout
ORLANDO - Physician burnout must be recognized and addressed if it is to be ameliorated or prevented, the ACG president said during her address to the 30th Annual Practice...
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Cost of Green scheme must be 'proportionate' to the benefit they deliver: Scott Morrison
Senior ministers are stressing the Coalition will only adopt green schemes where the benefits clearly outweigh the costs they impose on the energy system.
1 day ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Do Not Underestimate My Child With Down Syndrome
Recently, I read a Facebook post that challenged parents of kids with Down syndrome to share about the parts of their life that aren't all “rainbows and sunshine.” What?! You...
2 days ago - Scary Mommy
The headlines of Master Doctor
College students think ADHD medication helped with grades
Researchers from NYU found that 29 percent of college students from nine colleges used said ADHD medication boosted their grades. These students weren't diagnosed with the...
Need Cancer Screening? Where You Work Matters
Americans employed in smaller businesses often lack insurance coverage, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cervical Cancer Screening , Colonoscopy , Health Screening
Technology from the movies is on the way: A look at the many ways it will...
Science fiction may become reality sooner rather than later. Of course, when predictions about the future are thrown around, past performance is no guarantee of future results...
Men's heart attack risk starts one decade earlier
Researchers from the University Heart Center in Hamburg found men are more likely to suffer from an irregular, abnormally fast heartbeat at a younger age, which increases their...
MRI Brain Scan Can Detect Risk of Multiple Sclerosis in Kids
MRIs can reveal changes in the brain associated with MS before the clinical symptoms of the disease appear in children.
NHS faces 'ticking time bomb' from teens' unhealthy habits
Poor diet, smoking and inactivity to blame, finds a study on UK's 10-24 year olds. One in 5 secondary school children are obese. Late teen years is the peak age for exposure to...
Understanding Neurotoxicities May Help Reduce Side Effects
CAR T cells may remain in the body long after the infusion has been completed. They prevent cancer recurrence, so the therapy results in long-term remissions.
Sex addiction is a myth - whatever the famous say
No sooner had the news about Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault allegations broke than he was claiming to be addicted to sex and checking in to an exclusive clinic, writes DR...
First Aid Training Can Help Parents Handle Emergencies at Home
One in ten parents would take their child to the ER immediately. Approximately, only half of parents are confident about treating their child at home.
NHS hospitals to ban family-sized chocolate bars
Family-sized chocolate bars and grab bags of sweets are to be banned from shops in NHS hospitals as part of a new clampdown. Breaching the rules could see funding restricted.