Demo

1459 Articles Matching "young"

Young Boys Allegedly Abused By Air Force Colonel Now In His Sole Custody

Aug 18, 2018 , Forbes
The Air Force colonel alleged to have abused his two 6-year-old sons has just been awarded sole custody of the boys, who have lived only with their mother for five...
Read more

Hospital Takes Patients With Disabilities On Surfing Trip

Aug 18, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) made a splash this week with a surfing trip for young patients. Giving new meaning to the term “patient care,” the Adaptive Sports Academy at Lerner Children’s Pavilion at HSS treated 12 patients, along with some of their siblings, to sand and surf in Long Beach, L......
Read more

Widespread Declines In Life Expectancy Across High Income Countries Coincide With Rising Young Adult And Midlife Mortality In The United States

Aug 17, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
The ongoing opioid epidemic in the United States is a key contributor to the most recent declines in life expectancy, suggests a study published by The BMJ today. A second study shows an increase in US death rates in midlife (people aged between 25-64 years) involving all major racial groups, and c......
Read more

How to build a better butt

Aug 16, 2018 , CNN Health
As a 48-year-old, fairly fit, working mother of two young boys (I had both kids in my 40s), I try to avoid mirrors as much as possible when I'm in a bathing suit. Recently, however, I happened to catch a glance of my backside, and let's just say I wasn't too thrilled with the sagging specimen reflecting back at me....
Read more

FundamentalVR launches new tool that lets physicians, students see, feel virtual surgery

Aug 16, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
For young surgeons, watching a procedure from from the sidelines and performing an operation with their own hands are two very different experiences. But one company is trying to remedy this experience gap with a new interactive virtual reality platform that lets surgeons and trainees virtually see and feel what it's like to perform specific...
Read more
Banner Health Children

Young Adults Favor Family Over Friends If Forced to Choose

Aug 15, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Young Adults Favor Family Over Friends If Forced to ChooseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/14/2018 12:00:00...
Read more

Potential Biomarker For Autism In Infancy

Aug 15, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
A study of young children with autism spectrum disorder published in JNeurosci reveals altered brain waves compared to typically developing children during a motor control task. The non-invasive neuroimaging technique used in this study could be employed to detect autism symptoms as early as infancy......
Read more

Adult-Child Conversations Strengthen Language Regions Of Developing Brain

Aug 15, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Young children who are regularly engaged in conversation by adults may have stronger connections between two developing brain regions critical for language, according to a study of healthy young children that confirms a hypothesis registered with the Open Science Framework. This finding, published i......
Read more

Different Takes: Imagine If ‘Medicare For All’ Is Cheaper Than Current Health System; Young And Grateful For Short-Term Plans

Aug 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages examine these and other health insurance...
Read more

'Back-and-forth' conversations with young kids may aid brain development

Aug 14, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - For decades, doctors have told parents to talk to kids as often as possible to help build speech and language skills. Now, a new study suggests that how parents talk to children may matter just as much as how much time they spend talking....
Read more

Catch-up HPV Vaccination Effective for Women Under 21 Years

Aug 11, 2018 , RxList
Girls and young women who initiate the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine series between ages 15 and 20 years and receive all three doses are adequately protected against cancers caused by HPV infection, new data suggest. Catch-up vaccination among those ages 21 to 26 does not provide the same benefit,...
Read more
Demo

Here's What Makes Seniors Feel and Act Younger

Aug 11, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: Here's What Makes Seniors Feel and Act YoungerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/10/2018 12:00:00...
Read more

Screening fails to predict most heart deaths in young soccer players

Aug 09, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Examinations of more than 11,000 adolescent soccer players in the UK over 20 years have found that routine heart testing prevented very few sudden heart-related deaths during exercise....
Read more

Breathing ‘A Chore’: California Wildfires Threaten The Health Of Young And Old

Aug 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
The state battles at least 17 large blazes, with no clear end in sight. Climate change is among the factors that fuel the fires, scientists...
Read more

Young athletes should stay hydrated, but too much water can be deadly

Aug 08, 2018 , CNN Health
It's hot out, and football practice is starting for thousands of kids. But coaches and parents should be careful about telling kids to drink more water. That has been deadly....
Read more

This plate design gets young kids to eat more veggies, study finds

Aug 07, 2018 , CNN Health
Segmented plates with pictures of recommended foods in each compartment led preschoolers to eat more vegetables, according to a research letter published Monday in the journal JAMA Pediatrics....
Read more

Obesity Warps the Shape, Function of Young Hearts

Aug 01, 2018 , WebMD
British scientists found that young adults who had a higher body mass index (BMI) -- an estimate of body fat based on height and weight -- had higher blood pressure and thickened heart...
Read more

Being Overweight May Change Young Adults' Heart Structure, Function

Aug 01, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Even as a young adult, being overweight may cause higher blood pressure and thicken heart muscle, setting the stage for heart disease later in life, according to new research in the American Heart Association's journal Circulation. The study is the first to explore if higher body mass index (BMI) -......
Read more

Being overweight tied to changes young adults' heart structure, function

Jul 31, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Even in early adulthood, being overweight is associated with an increased risk of high blood pressure and heart muscle damage that may set the stage for cardiovascular diseases later in life, a UK study suggests....
Read more

Drinking while breastfeeding tied to cognitive problems in young kids

Jul 31, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Breastfeeding mothers who drink alcohol may be more likely to have children with cognitive problems than women who abstain while nursing, an Australian study suggests....
Read more