Health/Nutrition

Crying baby

Health/Nutrition  24 March '17

New Powdered Vaccine To Save Children From Deadly Rotavirus?

One of the top killers of children, the rotavirus, could possibly be prevented now with the help of a powdered vaccine.

Mom-Shamed For Working Out

Body  24 March '17

Mom-Shaming Target Speaks Up! Carrie Underwood's Trainer Finally Addresses That Time Another Parent Bullied Her

Celebrity trainer Erin Oprea explained why she was working out on the soccer field while her son played in a recent "The Doctors" episode.

Outdoor Play In Kids

Body  23 March '17

Outdoor Play In Kids: Why It's Important To Let Children Outside; How Parents Encourage Love Of Outdoors

Kids today love their gadgets but parents can teach them to love nature and the outdoors as well.

School Lunch Program Poised For Policy Changes

Health/Nutrition  21 March '17

School Lunch Lobbyist Pushes For Flexible Nutrition Standards; Will This Scrap Michelle Obama's Initiative?

The School Nutrition Association wants more salt, less whole grain in students' school lunches, which will go against Michelle Obama's healthy food program.

Frozen pizza recall

Health/Nutrition  20 March '17

California-Based Company Recalls More Than 21,000 Pounds Of Frozen Pizza Due To Listeria Contamination Possibility

A pizza company based in California ordered the recall of more than 21,000 pounds of their frozen pizza product being sold at Walmart due to listeria contamination possibility.

Sleep Apnea In Children

Health/Nutrition  20 March '17

Untreated Sleep Apnea In Children Affects Brain Development, Study Says

Sleep apnea in children could impact physically and emotionally. Parents should have this checked as soon as possible.

President Donald Trump

Health/Nutrition  17 March '17

US President Donald Trump Admits ObamaCare Replacement Will Hurt Supporters, Urges Them To Support Healthcare Policy

The GOP planned healthcare policy will affect a lot of Trump supporters but the president still asked them to support it.

SpongeBob SquarePants

Health/Nutrition  15 March '17

'SpongeBob SquarePants' Creator Announces ALS Diagnosis, Promises To Continue Working On Cartoon

The creator of "SpongeBob SquarePants" announced he was diagnosed with ALS.

Zika Virus

Health/Nutrition  15 March '17

Did Zika Virus Outbreak In Florida Infect Sperm Donations? Scientists Release Announcement

Florida was one of the hotbeds of Zika virus last year and now scientists claim it is possible the sperm donations in the state are infected.

Screen Time In Kids Linked To Diabetes

Body  15 March '17

Children Exposed To 3 Hours Of Screen Time Risk Type 2 Diabetes Development, Study Says

Here's another reason why parents should teach or remind their kids to minimize TV-watching or computer use.

Resident doctors

Health/Nutrition  14 March '17

New Resident Doctors Could Stay In Hospitals For Whole 24-Hour Shifts, Is This Beneficial Or Prejudicial?

New resident doctors are allowed to take on 24-hour shifts.

ObamaCare

Health/Nutrition  14 March '17

52 Million Americans To Lose Health Insurance If Obamacare Replacement Bill Passes House, Senate?

The GOP recently issued the plan regarding the repeal and replace bill to remove ObamaCare and now many are asking if the bill will be passed in the House and the Senate and how many Americans could lose their health insurance.

Medical Marijuana Programs In Maryland

Body  13 March '17

Lawmakers Stall Medical Marijuana Program In Maryland; Parents Look For Alternatives Elsewhere

Jenny and Alex Inman's 5-year-old son Lukas rely on cannabis oil but due to the legal limitations in Maryland, they moved to Colorado to avail of the medical benefits.

Aedes Mosquito

Health/Nutrition  11 March '17

Is Yellow Fever The Next Zika Virus? Brazil Outbreak Could Spread Through United States

A yellow fever outbreak in Brazil is believed to be the next Zika.

Mumps Outbreak In The US

Body  10 March '17

Mumps Outbreak: Health Officials Remind Worried Parents On Vaccination As Cases Surge Across States

Alabama, Chicago, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma are just some of the states experiencing a rise in mumps cases in recent months.

Junk Food A Convenient Option For Busy Parents

Health/Nutrition  10 March '17

Healthy Parenting: Raising Kids In The Junk Food Age

It is difficult to raise healthy children when both parents are busy working and can only serve junk food for their kids.

SoyNut butter

Health/Nutrition  9 March '17

SoyNut Butter Causing 16 E. Coli Food Poisoning Cases Throughout 9 States? Outbreak Affects 3 Children

Three children suffered from E. coli food poisoning and the cases are linked to soynut butter.

Circle Time Rituals With Kids

Mind  8 March '17

Raising Mindful Children: Circle Time And Other Ritual Activities Teach Kids Self-Control, Study Says

Learning self-control is vital in adulthood as it helps people make better choices or fulfill tasks given to them successfully.

Hand Sanitizers Are Poisonous

Body  6 March '17

More Kids Deliberately Ingesting Hand Sanitizers To Get Drunk, CDC Warns Parents

Perhaps it's better to stick with using regular soap and water for cleaning and washing off germs from now on.

 Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Push Legalized Marijuana

Body  5 March '17

Justin Trudeau Says Legalized Marijuana Protects Young People, Canada PM Won't Decriminalize Illicit Drugs Except Pot

The prime minister discussed legalization of drugs among health experts and first responders in Vancouver, which declared a state of emergency on drug overdose.

Salome Karwah

Health/Nutrition  1 March '17

Former Time's 'Person Of The Year' Recipient Dead After Complications During Childbirth And Being An Ebola Survivor

One of the Ebola fighters died of complications during childbirth.

Michael Dorn

Health/Nutrition  1 March '17

National Eating Disorder Awareness Week: Milton Teacher Uses Personal Experience To Educate Teens About Eating Disorder Issue

A Milton teacher lost his daughter to eating disorder and he uses that experience to let teens know more about the issue.

Columbus Police expands pilot program on having antidotes for drug overdose

Medicine  28 February '17

Drug Overdose Rising In Columbus; Police Carry More Antidotes As Naloxone Pilot Program Sees Expansion

Due to the rising number of drug overdose cases, the Columbus police will be carrying more antidotes.

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