A demo

1638 Articles Matching "adults"

Long-term exercise by older adults tied to lower risk of falls

Jan 19, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Older adults who have exercised regularly for at least a year may be less likely to experience falls or related injuries than their less active peers, a research review suggests....
Read more

FDA looking how to get nicotine-addicted teens to quit vaping as e-cigarette 'epidemic' grinds on

Jan 19, 2019 , CNBC Health
The FDA says doctors need more information about treating kids for nicotine use since most cessation products are only for...
Read more

Nearly A Quarter Of Antibiotic Prescriptions For Children And Adults May Be Unnecessary

Jan 18, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
One in 10 children and about one in six adults with private insurance received antibiotics they didn’t need at least once in 2016, a new Michigan Medicine study suggests. Overall, 1 in 7 patients received unnecessary antibiotics, researchers found. Among outpatient antibiotic prescription fills by ......
Read more

The few who follow U.S. 'MyPlate' guidance have healthier diets

Jan 17, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Fewer than one in four U.S. adults follow the agriculture department's "MyPlate" dietary guidelines, but those who do have much healthier eating habits....
Read more

Many Teens, Young Adults Don't Get Private Time With Doctors

Jan 17, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Many Teens, Young Adults Don't Get Private Time With DoctorsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/14/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/15/2019 12:00:00...
Read more
Banner Health Children

Slim but sedentary might face same heart risks as overweight

Jan 17, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Adults with a healthy weight but a sedentary lifestyle may have the same risk for heart attacks or strokes as people who are overweight, a recent study suggests....
Read more

Occupational Therapy Improves Health, Quality Of Life Of Young Adults With Diabetes

Jan 13, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
New results from a University of Southern California-led research study demonstrates the distinct value of occupational therapy for improving the health and quality of life of young adults living with diabetes. Research participants who completed the Resilient, Empowered, Active Living with Diabete......
Read more

ADHD Testing

Jan 12, 2019 , RxList
ADHD testing involves a number of screening tools, full history and physical, self-tests, observations, and other evaluations. Read more about diagnosing ADHD in children and...
Read more

Alcohol Effects in Nonalcoholic Adults

Jan 12, 2019 , RxList
Alcohol Effects in Nonalcoholic Adults eTool, find out how alcohol effects...
Read more

Webinar to focus on flu prevention in older adults

Jan 11, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Sanofi Pasteur will be offering a live educational webcast for pharmacists aimed at helping pharmacists understand the impact the flu can have on older patients and those with chronic conditions. Read More...
Read more

Sleep Apnea is Common in Black Adults with Uncontrolled Hypertension

Jan 11, 2019 , CardioSmart
Treating underlying sleep problems could improve hypertension...
Read more
Demo

About Half Of US Adolescents Report Having Private Time With Healthcare Providers

Jan 10, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Only about half of young people 13 to 26 years old in the United States report ever having time with their regular healthcare provider without a parent or someone else in the room, despite professional guidelines that recommend adolescents and young adults have access to confidential services and ti......
Read more

Diabetes tied to worse word recall in older adults

Jan 10, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Older people with type 2 diabetes may struggle more with verbal memory than their peers without the disease, a recent study suggests....
Read more

SVS Foundation: Be 'Circulation Smart' - Know What It Takes To Have A Healthy Vascular System

Jan 10, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
If this is the year you hope to take charge of your heath, knowing the signs of vascular disease and vascular health is sure to help. Vascular disease is a common disorder, particularly in older adults. Peripheral arterial disease (PAD), for example, occurs in 12-20% of adults over the age of 60, a......
Read more

One More Reason To Lose Those Extra Pounds: Cut Your Cancer Risk

Jan 09, 2019 , Forbes
Many common cancers are seen more frequently in overweight and obese adults. A recent study identified which states carry this increased...
Read more

1 in 10 Adults Have Food Allergies, But Twice as Many Think They Do

Jan 09, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: 1 in 10 Adults Have Food Allergies, But Twice as Many Think They DoCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/4/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/7/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

Following Up On Jazmine Barnes Murder Case: How Trauma Affects Memory, Plays Havoc With Eyewitness Accounts

Jan 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Psychologists discuss what goes on in the brain during life-threatening situations and why there were such conflicting accounts of the suspects in the December shooting. Public health news also focuses on schizophrenia, dementia, brainwashing, food allergies, aging well, plant-based diets, screenings for adults, pre-natal blood tests, flu symptoms, Holocaust death rate, blood samples and typing...
Read more

19% Of Adults Think They Have Food Allergies, How Many Really Do?

Jan 06, 2019 , Forbes
Food allergies remain very misunderstood and potentially "misunderestimated" and "misoverestimated" at the same...
Read more

More than 1 in 10 US adults has a food allergy, study finds

Jan 05, 2019 , CNN Health
Blake Sorensen of Chicago has a routine: "Phone, keys, wallet, EpiPen. That's what I've become accustomed to."...
Read more

Half Adults Who Claim Food Allergy Don't Have One

Jan 05, 2019 , WebMD
Experts said the findings highlight two important facts: Food allergies are common among U.S. adults, and many mistakenly believe they have...
Read more