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2292 Articles Matching "kids"

As vaping surges, teen cigarette smoking ticks up after decades of decline

Oct 23, 2018 , CNBC Health
Teen cigarette smoking rates are on the rise. Critics have warned a surge in vaping may cause nicotine-addicted kids to migrate to conventional...
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Disabling Hip Ailment Another Risk for Obese Kids

Oct 23, 2018 , WebMD
Children with severe obesity at 5 years old had almost 20 times the risk of a thin child of developing slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), a severe hip deformity, new research...
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Childhood obesity tied to severe hip disorder

Oct 23, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Kids who are obese may be more likely to develop a severe hip disorder than children who are not overweight, a UK study suggests....
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Try Small 'Bites' to Get Kids to Exercise

Oct 23, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Try Small 'Bites' to Get Kids to ExerciseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/19/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/19/2018 12:00:00...
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Encouraging Gratitude In Kids Reduces Materialism, Study Finds

Oct 21, 2018 , Forbes
Luckily, gratitude is a trait that can be...
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Polio-Like Illness Strikes Kids, Frustrates Doctors

Oct 20, 2018 , WebMD
The good news is that the disease is very rare. Only one in 1 million people will get it, and most of them will recover without treatment. Still, because the disease is more likely to strike children, and because of the mysteries of it and because of the dramatic health effects, it gets more attention than it might...
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State Highlights: CVS-Aetna Deal Raises Concerns With New York Regulators; Texas Ordered To Hire More State Workers To Oversee Foster Kids

Oct 20, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from New York, Texas, Georgia, Delaware, Arizona, Tennessee, Michigan, Illinois and Massachusetts....
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Adult bones healthier when kids participate in organized sports

Oct 19, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Young adults who played in organized sports as children and teens have stronger bones than peers who were less active as kids, a new study suggests...
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Now 62 Cases Of Acute Flaccid Myelitis: What Is Going On?

Oct 17, 2018 , Forbes
Here is the latest from the CDC about this "polio-like" disease that can can leave kids suddenly...
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Hello Products goes minty with new farm-to-tube launches

Oct 17, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Hello Products unveiled four new products — The Antiplaque + Whitening Fluoride-Free, Naturally Whitening Fluoride, Activated Charcoal Epic Whitening Fluoride Toothpastes and the Kids Natural Wild Strawberry Fluoride Toothpaste — which hit retail shelves in 2019. Read More...
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CDC Warns of Polio-Like Virus Striking More Kids

Oct 17, 2018 , WebMD
The CDC on Tuesday reported 127 cases of a rare but devastating polio-like virus, partially paralyzing hundreds of children in 22 states. It’s the third wave of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) to hit the United States since...
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Study: Blows Without Concussion May Not Hurt Brain

Oct 17, 2018 , WebMD
A small new study suggests that repeated impacts to the head that were not as severe as concussions did not result in brain damage to young athletes. The researchers say they need to follow the kids...
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More homeless kids visit ERs with Massachusetts shelter restrictions

Oct 16, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Emergency room visits for homelessness surged at a large urban children's hospital after Massachusetts made it harder for families to get into shelters, a new study suggests....
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Kids' Concussion Symptoms May Persist for a Year

Oct 16, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Kids' Concussion Symptoms May Persist for a YearCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/15/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/15/2018 12:00:00...
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What Kids -- and Parents -- Fear Most at the Doctor's Office

Oct 16, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: What Kids -- and Parents -- Fear Most at the Doctor's OfficeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/15/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/15/2018 12:00:00...
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What Kids Fear Most at the Doctor's Office

Oct 16, 2018 , WebMD
Half of 2- to 5-year-olds are afraid of going to the doctor, according to a new survey. And some kids get so upset that 1 in 5 parents say they find it hard to concentrate on what the doctor or nurse is...
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Kids' Concussion Symptoms May Persist for a Year

Oct 16, 2018 , WebMD
A year after a concussion, as many as 31 percent of kids ages 4 to 15 still had symptoms that included inattention or fatigue, researchers...
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Same-Sex Mice Can Now Have Kids. Are We Next?

Oct 14, 2018 , Forbes
Same-sex biological children were once a thing of fiction, until know. As scientists have grappled to make a viable mouse pup from two moms or dads, they have also further elucidated a molecular tug-of-war between mom and dad's genes that is behind many deadly...
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FDA expands investigation of illegal e-cigarette marketing to kids

Oct 13, 2018 , CNN Health
The US Food and Drug Administration pressed forward with its investigation of e-cigarette companies Friday, sending letters to 21 companies in an effort to uncover whether they are marketing products illegally and outside the agency's compliance policy....
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Thank To Gene Editing, Same-Sex Mice Can Now Have Kids. Are We Next?

Oct 13, 2018 , Forbes
Same-sex biological children were once a thing of fiction, until know. As scientists have grappled to make a viable mouse pup from two moms or dads, they have also further elucidated a molecular tug-of-war between mom and dad's genes that is behind many deadly...
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