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1631 Articles Matching "young"

Why so many people are becoming allergic to meat

Dec 12, 2018 , CNN Health
I am on my way to meet Tami McGraw, who lives with her husband and the youngest of their kids in a sprawling development of old trees and wide lawns just south of Chapel Hill. Before I reach her, McGraw emails. She wants to feed me when I get there:...
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Younger siblings of kids with autism and ADHD have higher risk of these disorders

Dec 12, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Children who have an older brother or sister with autism or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may be more likely to develop these conditions than kids who don't have an older sibling with these neurological problems, a new study suggests....
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Study Finds Higher Risk Of Breast Cancer For Women After Giving Birth

Dec 12, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Younger women who have recently had a child may have a higher risk of breast cancer than their peers of the same age who do not have children, according to a large-scale analysis co-led by a University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researcher. The findings, published in t......
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'Sesame Street' Muppet becomes first to experience homelessness

Dec 12, 2018 , CNN Health
For the first time, a resident of "Sesame Street" is experiencing homelessness -- and the hope is that her story can help sweep the clouds away for the growing number of young children in the United States without homes to call their own....
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Many young physicians don't get doctor-recommended child and family leave

Dec 12, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - - Physicians training at many of the top U.S. medical schools get much less time off for childbearing and family leave than the 12 weeks recommended by doctors, two new studies suggest....
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Autism, ADHD Tied to Raised Risk in Siblings

Dec 11, 2018 , WebMD
Younger siblings of children with autism have a 30-fold increased relative risk they'll be diagnosed with autism themselves. They're also nearly four times as likely to be diagnosed with ADHD, researchers...
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Young Age Associated With Worse Prognosis In Specific Breast Cancer Subtype

Dec 11, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Researchers at Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center are rapidly advancing the understanding of biological factors, including hormones, as predictors of longer disease-free survival for certain subtypes of breast cancer. The implications for treatment — especially among younger women — can be profound,......
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Young Pa. Mayor’s Fatal Fentanyl Overdose A Snapshot Of Epidemic That Is Still Gripping Nation

Dec 11, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Brandon Wentz was only 24 when he had to resign as mayor from a small Pennsylvania town because his family was moving. The day after he wrote his resignation letter, he died of an overdose. Other news on the national drug crisis is reported from Michigan, Wisconsin, Massachusetts, Texas and...
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For Younger Cancer Patients, Mastectomy vs. Breast-Conserving Surgery

Dec 09, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: For Younger Cancer Patients, Mastectomy vs. Breast-Conserving SurgeryCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/7/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/7/2018 12:00:00...
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Sedative addiction and anxiety on the rise among children, reports show

Dec 08, 2018 , CNN Health
An apparent rise in anxiety among British children has prompted concern from mental health experts, as two reports reveal an alarming surge in medication addiction and the number of young people seeking counseling for the disorder....
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Infections in the Young May Be Tied to Risk for Mental Illness: Study

Dec 08, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Infections in the Young May Be Tied to Risk for Mental Illness: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/5/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/6/2018 12:00:00...
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‘No Illusion of Forever’: A Mother and Nurse Makes Every Day Count

Dec 07, 2018 , American Journal of Nursing
As a nurse in my early twenties, I worked with kids with cystic fibrosis (CF). At that time, we were just beginning to see some teens and young adults in our CF clinic. I was close to them in age, and friendships naturally developed. Some never even reached their twentieth year. I had never seen [...] The post ‘No Illusion of Forever’: A Mother and Nurse Makes Every Day Count appeared first on Off the...
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How and why startups are using blockchain to tackle healthcare hurdles

Dec 07, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
From cryptocoin behavior incentives to personal health data sharing, there's no shortage of young companies looking to the distributed ledger...
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Opioids Prescribed by Dentists Tied to Addiction Among Youth

Dec 06, 2018 , RxList
Teens and young adults who are prescribed opioids by dental clinicians are at increased risk for persistent use and for abuse in the subsequent year, a retrospective cohort study...
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Savvy Minerals by Young Living names Jenna Dewan its brand ambassador

Dec 06, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Young Living Essential Oils announced Jenna Dewan as its new brand ambassador of its makeup collection, Savvy Minerals by Young Living, for 2019. Read More...
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Infections in the Young Tied Mental Illness Risk

Dec 06, 2018 , WebMD
The risk appeared greater for severe infections that required hospitalization. But less severe infections treated with drugs were also linked to an increased risk for mental disorders, the researchers...
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1 in 10 Will Develop Eczema in Their Lifetime

Dec 05, 2018 , WebMD
A new report confirms that eczema risk is common among children, that risk starts to drop off by young adulthood and middle age, but rises again when people reach their...
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Pediatricians: Simple Playtime Beats Digital Toys

Dec 04, 2018 , WebMD
The best toys for babies and young children are traditional playthings like dolls, cars, blocks and crayons rather than virtual ones, like games played on mobile devices or talking animals that read stories out loud, American’s pediatricians...
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Sickle Cell Anemia Treatment Safely Lowers Disease Burden In African Children

Dec 04, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A daily hydroxyurea pill may finally bring some relief for young children living with the painful and deadly blood disease sickle cell anemia (SCA) in resource-challenged sub-Saharan Africa, where the disease is prevalent and health care availability is suboptimal. This is what a large multinationa......
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Could Young Age at School Start Lead to False Diagnosis of ADHD?

Dec 01, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Could Young Age at School Start Lead to False Diagnosis of ADHD?Category: Health NewsCreated: 11/28/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/29/2018 12:00:00...
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