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An existential crisis occurs when a person often wonders if life has any inherent meaning or purpose. Though not a serious mental health condition in itself, it can lead to complications. Read more here. [...]
Fri, Dec 06, 2019
Source: Medical News Today- Mental Health
Women who have C-sections are no more likely to have children who develop obesity than women who give birth naturally, according to a large study. The findings contradict several smaller studies that did find an association between C-section deliveries and offspring obesity but did not consider the numerous maternal and [...]
Fri, Dec 06, 2019
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health
A new study reveals a significant reduction in NICU (up to 55%) and preterm births due to incentive-based programs implemented to help low-income pregnant women stop smoking cigarettes. Colorado saved over 4 million dollars in healthcare costs by providing these programs and has an opportunity to save 16 million. The [...]
Fri, Dec 06, 2019
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health
Approximately half of the patients were randomly assigned whole breast radiation, delivered once per day over 3 to 5 weeks. The other half received external beam APBI which was given twice a day over 5 to 8 days. The study was long-term, with a median followup of 8.6 years. [...]
Thu, Dec 05, 2019
Source: Science Daily: Women’s Health
The largest brain imaging study of children ever conducted in the United States has revealed structural differences in the brains of those whose parents have depression. [...]
Thu, Dec 05, 2019
Source: Science Daily- Depression
Depression is a very common condition. Despite this, many myths and misconceptions continue to surround it. Learn more about depression here, including the facts. [...]
Thu, Dec 05, 2019
Source: Medical News Today- Mental Health
Anxiety may cause high blood pressure, and high blood pressure may also cause anxiety. Read about the link between these conditions and the treatment options. [...]
Thu, Dec 05, 2019
Source: Medical News Today- Mental Health
Changes in heart rate, due to low oxygen conditions, experienced by the fetus during pregnancy, could be used to predict the future heart health of babies, shows new research. [...]
Wed, Dec 04, 2019
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health
Probiotics -- or 'good bacteria' -- have been used to treat infant colic with varying success. In a new trial, investigators have shown that drops containing a particular probiotic strain (Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BB-12) reduced the duration of daily crying by more than 50% in 80% of the 40 [...]
Wed, Dec 04, 2019
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health
Scientists found that women who use permanent hair dye and chemical hair straighteners have a higher risk of developing breast cancer than women who don't use these products. The study suggests that breast cancer risk increased with more frequent use of these chemical hair products. [...]
Wed, Dec 04, 2019
Source: Science Daily: Women’s Health