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December 29th, 2015

Individual Interventions Improve Classroom Environment

The intervention may lead to strong indirect effects inside the classroom's cooperation, order, and growth that will benefit all students in the class.

December 29th, 2015

“Fat but Fit” Not Ok

Beneficial effects of high fitness are reduced in obese people and no significant effects in extreme obese individuals.

December 29th, 2015

Home Births: No Increase Risk of Complications

Women who underwent home birth have lower intervention rates and likely to have breastfeeding a few days after delivery.

December 29th, 2015

Ban on Tanning Bed Use By Under 18

The rise in melanoma rates among teens create a concern which push to make additional restrictions related to indoor tanning.

December 22nd, 2015

Excess Body Fat Harms Bone Growth

Fat within the muscle may have an effect on bone growth especially in children and researchers recommend that children should have a healthy lifestyle.

December 22nd, 2015

Virtual Reality Helps Avoid Road Hazards for Child-Pedestrians

The training could help child-pedestrians pinpoint their behaviors that will lead them to accidents and train them to correct them.

December 22nd, 2015

‘Pill Mill’ Crackdown Dramatically Reduced Drugs Overdose Deaths

The new laws allow law enforcement to arrest and prosecute the operators of “pill mills” clinics and prevent addiction and save many lives.

December 15th, 2015

Vitamin A and Colon Cancer

Retinoid from Vitamin A eliminates cancer cells and preventing the progression of the tumor.

December 15th, 2015

One-Size Fits All Vaccine Strategy Not Effective

In developing vaccine strategies, public health must see that the onset of epidemic has a big difference between cities and rural areas.

December 15th, 2015

Study: Limited Access of Food Leads to Increase Food Intake

The findings help researchers develop new therapies for effective weight-loss.

December 8th, 2015

Chemicals Found in E-Cigarette Flavors Linked to Severe Respiratory Diseases

The government warned e-cigarette smokers about diacetyl found in the e-cigarette flavors tha can cause respiratory hazards.

December 8th, 2015

Urban Garden May Help Lower Risk of Cancer Recurrence

Cancer survivors who have weekly access to fresh produce have shown positive results in their health.

December 8th, 2015

Eating Disorders Intervention Program Reduces Pursuit of Thin Beauty Ideal

The study helps in altering young women's brains in response to supermodels which perpetuates in the unrealistic pursuit.

December 1st, 2015

Depressed Women with Breast Cancer Have Higher Death Risk

Women with breast cancer must have greater social support and pyschological interventions to avoid depression that may contribute in the survival.

December 1st, 2015

U.S Physicians Experiencing More Burnout Than Years Earlier

Healthcare organizations have a shared responsibility in addressing burnout among physicians and more needs to be done to lessen their stress.

December 1st, 2015

Cancer Cells Affect Neighboring Normal Cells

The result of the study opens up new cancer research areas especially how cancer cells intereact with the sorrounding normal cells.

November 24th, 2015

Food Odors Triggered Activation in the Areas of the Brain in Obese Kids

The study identified the mechanisms that cause obesity which would create better treatments for patients and save lives as well.

November 24th, 2015

Endurance Exercise Increases the Risk of Developing Heart Problems

Changes in the cell-cell links can be detected earlier which can help individuals prevent the possibility of developing AVC symptoms.

November 24th, 2015

Cooking with Chloraminated Water and Salt Could Create Toxins in Food

The safest way to avoid forming toxic molecules in food could be lowering the cooking temperature and using table salt fortified with iodate instead of iodide.

November 17th, 2015

Older Maternal Age May Linked to Depression In Daughters

Daughters whose mothers gave birth at age 30 or older have significantly higher levels of stress which may due to mother's health reasons or difference in value systems.

November 17th, 2015

Vitamin D Helps Immune System in HIV-positive Adults

HIV-positive adults live longer lives when adequate levels of vitamin D are present in their bodies which has the ability to restore immune function.

November 17th, 2015

Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes Increase Bone-Fracture Risk

The development of obesity and type 2 diabetes affect the strength of bone and exercise will lessen the risk of bone fractures.

November 17th, 2015

Teasing Girls About Weight Have Long-Lasting, Harmful Effects

Certain programs must be given to girls to be empowered and to be able to deal with peers teasing their body size.

November 10th, 2015

Mindfulness Meditation Reduces Pain More Effectively Than Placebo

People who practiced mindfulness meditation create signals about pain in their brain to simply fade away.

November 10th, 2015

Children Who Had Early Exposure to Dogs Had Lower Risk of Asthma

Children who grow up with dogs have reduced risk of asthma later in life.

November 3rd, 2015

Calorie Labelling in Restaurants Help People Eat More Healthfully

Restaurants with voluntary labelling have fewer average calories and would get consumers to eat healthier.

November 3rd, 2015

Low Blood Sugar May Cause Cardiovascular Problems

Strict control of blood sugar which lead to hypoglycemia may create negative effects on the heart.

November 3rd, 2015

Standing Lowers Odds of Obesity

Standing a quarter of time reduced the likehood of obesity yet additional research is suggested to know more additional effects of standing on health.

October 27th, 2015

Oxytocin Improves Social, Emotional and Behavioral Issues Among Kids with Autism

Kids undergoing oxytocin treatment are more socially responsive and researchers are seeking to further devolop the potential of oxytocin-based interventions.

October 27th, 2015

Change in Lifestyle Reduces Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s Disease

A healthy diet and lifestyle can reduce cholesterol level which enhance cognition and prevents the development of dementia.