Shares Jun 05, 2015 03:02 AM EDT
A study has found associations between both obesity and inflammation in older teenagers and an elevated risk of developing colorectal cancer later in life.
Shares Jun 04, 2015 01:00 AM EDT
Researchers say that almost 30% of Americans have a problem with alcohol at some time during their lives. They stated that only about 20% of people who have a drinking problem get help for it.
Shares Jun 03, 2015 11:54 PM EDT
What doctors dismissed as dietary anemia due to the teen’s desire of wanting to be stick thin turned out to be an aggressive form of cancer.
Shares Jun 02, 2015 10:55 PM EDT
These days, teens have a new doctor.
Shares Jun 01, 2015 11:34 PM EDT
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has updated its recommendations for how to treat fopr head lice. Any treatment for head lice has to be both effective and as safe as possible so that the cure is not worse than the problem.
Shares May 29, 2015 07:23 PM EDT
A British study has found that when you ask about drinking on weekends and special occasions, the amount of alcohol people say they consume is much more accurate.
Shares May 25, 2015 11:40 PM EDT
GAming fuel is a slass of high-caffeine energy drinks being marketed to young gamers, especially teen gamers.
Shares May 25, 2015 12:29 PM EDT
The latest drug to hit the streets is flakka, a man made stimulant that is also known as Alpha PVP. Other nicknames include gravel and “$5 insanity.”
Shares May 21, 2015 07:41 PM EDT
The study found that more than a third of accidental exposures to peanuts or peanut products happen at home and that exposure to peanut products is often mishandled.
Shares May 21, 2015 07:27 PM EDT
A routinely used vaccine appears to reduce the risk of the most common childhood cancer, acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and researchers now know why it does.
Shares May 21, 2015 07:14 PM EDT
A report on trends in mental health care in children and teens. Researchers found that the number of kids and teens with severe mental health issues has gone down and more young people are getting treatment that includes therapy and not just pills.
Shares May 19, 2015 05:30 PM EDT
It is easy to buy pure caffeine powder. Unofrunately, it can be easy to kill yourself by accident with it.
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