Falls From Soft Furniture Are Leading Cause of Toddler Injuries
9 monthes ago - By Medscape
Accidents on sofas and beds are now the leading cause of injury for children aged 4 years and younger in the U.S. and a leading cause of trauma for infants, new research suggests.
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People who make it to age 65 now live six years longer than their grandparents
9 monthes ago - By Daily Mail
A new study from Stanford University in California has found that lifespan for those older than 65 increased by three years in every 25-year period from 1960 to 2010.
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A team from the Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing in Germany developed a blood test after looking at more than 44,000 people who ranged from 18 to 109 years old.
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Having Kids Made Me Notice All The Things My Parents Did Wrong
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A new study from Vanderbilt University has found that it could take up to 25 years for a former heavy smoker's cardiovascular disease risk to be similar to that of a never smoker.