French child dies 8 years after E. coli infection
A French child who developed severe complications after being infected by E. coli in 2011 has died. Nolan Moittie was two years old when he was one of a number of people...
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Positive childhood experiences can negate harmful health effects in traumatized children
New research shows just how important positive childhood experiences are for our long-term health - especially for those who experience significant adversity as a child.
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HBV burden increases in Appalachian states despite decreasing trend in US
The rate of newly diagnosed acute and chronic hepatitis B virus infections in women of childbearing age has significantly increased in some Appalachian states, despite overall...
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See the sweet get-well card Savannah's child made for her
The TODAY anchor had to call in sick to work but got a special surprise from her little one.
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Gender identity conversion linked to psychological distress, suicide attempts
Lifetime and childhood exposure to gender identity conversion efforts were linked to adverse mental health outcomes among transgender adults, including severe psychological...
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For kids who face trauma, good neighbors or teachers can save their longterm health
New research shows just how important positive childhood experiences are for long-term health, especially for those who experience significant adversity as a child. Studies...
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Manager's LinkedIn Post Nails The Hell That Is Life As A Working Parent
Her manager not only listened, he helped ease her financial worry Parenting is hard as hell - full stop. Trying to balance family while holding down a full-time job is...
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School Uniforms Are Freaking Great
Kids wearing a school uniform is a blessing for many parents. More schools, even public ones, are adopting the practice of uniforms. And while some people may not be fans...
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Vaccine Myths and Facts: Here Are the Top Reasons to Have Your Child Vaccinated
As the arguments over child vaccines continue, it's important to understand the evidence. Here is an overview of vaccines and key reasons you should vaccinate your child. What...
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3 in 5 parents say their teen has been in a car with a distracted teen driver
More than 1/2 of parents say their child has probably been in an unsafe situation as a passenger with a teen driver.
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New Imaging Technology Could Revolutionize the Future of Cancer Surgery
New imaging technology uses the way light from lasers communicates with cancerous and healthy tissues to distinguish between them in real-time.
Have scientists found a cure for the common cold? Researchers identify vital...
Researchers have identified a vital protein in cells which the cold virus needs in order to reproduce. By stopping humans producing this protein, they can stop the cells from...
Being a Night Owl can Make Teen Girls More Fat
Are you a night owl? Watch out, poor sleep and staying up late at night can cause excess weight gain among teen girls.
Defective Cilia Tied to Heart Valve Birth Defects: Study
Mutation in a gene regulating the production of cilia are associated with the development of Bicuspid aortic valve , the most common heart valve birth defect.
Lifting weights can improve survival of lung cancer patients
Weightlifting is not just for making the body look more muscular. By increasing a person's muscle mass, strength training prevents the onset of sarcopenia and makes it easier...
Contraceptive pills may raise the risk of type 2 diabetes
Women who had taken the Pill at some point in their life had a 33 per cent increased risk, according to researchers in France. Critics said there is no proof of causation.
DAVID GILBERT: How patients can improve the health of the NHS
DAVID GILBERT: When Michael Seres had a bowel transplant in 2011 aged 42, he was only the 11th Briton to have the life-saving operation. Years later he's disenfranchised with...
Former Brexit MP DAVID DAVIS reveals the low-carb diet that helped transform...
DAVID DAVIS:A year ago, after I resigned from my Cabinet job as Brexit Secretary, I had a routine medical. The doctor frowned, I had non-alcoholic fatty liver disease .
First Sexual Experience Forced for 1 in 16 Women
Changes wrought by the MeToo movement can't come soon enough, say researchers who found that for 1 in 16 U.S. women, their first sexual experience was forced.
Carcinogen Found in Menthol E-Cigarettes
As doctors race to determine what is causing sudden and severe lung illnesses among some vapers, new research discovers dangerously high levels of a known carcinogen in...