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Adopting U.S. Culture Ups Diabetes Risk in Mexican-American Kids
Adopting U.S. Culture Ups Diabetes Risk in Mexican-American Kids MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The more that Mexican-American children adopt mainstream U.S. culture, the greater their risk for type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests. Resear...
Adopted Kids' Average IQ Higher Than Non-Adopted Siblings: Study
Adopted Kids' Average IQ Higher Than Non-Adopted Siblings: Study MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Adopted children tend to have a slightly higher IQ than siblings who remained with their biological parents, a recent study found. The differen...
ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered Care
ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered Care MONDAY, March 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), receiving more family-centered, compassionate care may be more effective than standard ...
Athletes Need to Guard Against Skin Woes
Athletes Need to Guard Against Skin Woes TUESDAY, March 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Sprains and fractures aren't the only hazards athletes face. Certain skin problems are also common among sports enthusiasts. The five skin conditions most often seen ...
Angelina Jolie's Choice Not Uncommon for Women With Cancer Gene
Angelina Jolie's Choice Not Uncommon for Women With Cancer Gene TUESDAY, March 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Angelina Jolie's decision to talk about the removal of her ovaries has brought new public attention to what is actually standard preventive car...
Autism Tied to Higher Risk for Gut Troubles in Children
Autism Tied to Higher Risk for Gut Troubles in Children WEDNESDAY, March 25, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Children with autism tend to have more gastrointestinal problems early in life compared to other children, a new study finds. Researchers compared th...
Abused Kids Not Destined to Be Abusive Parents, Study Finds
Abused Kids Not Destined to Be Abusive Parents, Study Finds THURSDAY, March 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Conventional wisdom says that abused children often grow up to be abusive parents, but a 30-year study of American families suggests it's more com...
Avoid Medication Overdoses in Children
Avoid Medication Overdoses in Children FRIDAY, March 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Medications for children -- even those you can buy over-the-counter -- can be dangerous if a child is given too much, one expert says. That's why pharmacist Sheila Goert...
A Sense of Purpose May Benefit Your Brain
A Sense of Purpose May Benefit Your Brain THURSDAY, March 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Having a strong sense of purpose in life may lower the likelihood of brain tissue damage in older adults, new research suggests. Autopsies conducted among adults in...
Antipsychotics May Be Deadlier Than Thought for Dementia Patients
Antipsychotics May Be Deadlier Than Thought for Dementia Patients WEDNESDAY, March 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Antipsychotic drugs may increase the risk of premature death in dementia patients more than thought, a new study suggests. The medications ...