Tag : guidelines

Zika Virus

Health/Nutrition  20 September '16

Zika Virus Update: Asking To Be Tested For Disease Remains Difficult, Strict Guidelines Still Being Followed

If one wants to get tested for Zika virus, there will be requirements and guidelines one must adhere to.

A hair treatment for head lice.

Health/Nutrition  30 April '15

Kids With Head Lice to Stay in Class: Acceptable or Ridiculous? [Poll]

The American Academy of Pediatrics has a recommended a new regulation on class attendance of students with head lice.


Health/Nutrition  20 March '14

New guidelines could mean nearly 56 million Americans would be eligible for statins

New heart health guidelines could mean 56 million Americans would be eligible for cholesterol-lowering statin drugs, U.S. researchers said on Wednesday.

Health/Nutrition  27 February '14

One third less people diagnosed with autism based on new guidelines

Almost one third less people will be diagnosed with autism based on the new autism guidelines issued by the American Psychiatric Association (APA), according to new research.

New guidelines recommend efforts to prevent unnecessary C-sections

Parenting  20 February '14

New guidelines try to prevent unnecessary C-sections

In an effort to prevent unnecessary C-sections, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine have drafted a new set of recommendations for when the procedure should be carried out.


Health/Nutrition  15 November '13

Doctors Urged to Tighten Their Belts When Dealing with Overweight Patients

Doctors are being urged to diagnose and treat obesity at every clinic visit, the way they would any other chronic disease, according to new national guidelines.

elderly couple, dementia, alzheimer's

Health/Nutrition  1 August '13

How to Have Sex after Suffering a Heart Attack? New Guidelines Released

Discussing sex tips with a physician after a patient has had a heart attack is typically not a comfortable topic to have. But new guidelines say patients should return to their normal sex routine as soon as they can.

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