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14 things you should know about liver disease

We wear red for cardiovascular health, buy pink to support breast cancer research, stop smoking to prevent lung cancer. Too much sugar intake and we …

5 Excellent Storytelling Apps for Kids with Special Needs

Are you looking for motivating ways to help develop your child’s narrative skills? Helping to facilitate narrative development can foster improvement …

Storytelling

Millions Headed To States For Special Ed Training

The U.S. Department of Education is shelling out millions in funding to help recruit and train teachers and administrators serving children with …

Special Education

Dog Ownership May Ease Stress In Autism Families

Having a pet dog around the house may markedly lower stress and offer other benefits for families of children on the spectrum, researchers say.<p>In a …

Researchers Develop Safer Opioid Painkiller From Scratch

An international team of researchers — led by scientists at UC San Francisco, Stanford University, the University of North Carolina (UNC), and the …

Pain

An Effective Therapy for Depression

We know that exercise helps alleviate depression, especially aerobic movement. There is plenty of evidence that meditation helps lift one out of the …

The Brain

Why Employers Need To Talk About Mental Illness At The Workplace

<i>This is the third part in a series about mental health and illness at the workplace. Here are the first two parts:</i><p>1. What Happened When I Told My Boss I was Struggling with Mental Illness<p>2. What Happens When People Reveal Their Mental Illness to Their Boss<p>The workplace is the most important …

Workplace wellness

South Africa: Little Progress for Youth With Disabilities

(Johannesburg) – South Africa has made little progress in addressing the discrimination and exclusion faced by children with disabilities when …

Africa

Paraplegics moving again years after injuries

<b>(CNN) —</b> Researchers have just witnessed something that they say has never before been seen in the field of medicine: Patients who have been severely paralyzed for more than a decade have regained some sensation and neurological control in key muscles.<p>In other words, they can move again, at least a …

Neurology

The world is getting fatter - but it might not be because we're eating more calories

The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that worldwide obesity has more than doubled since 1980, and that most of the world's population now …

La salud de las amigas

<b>Las amigas pueden ofrecerle mucho apoyo, hacer ejercicio con usted y llamarle la atención sobre asuntos que podría estar ignorando. A continuación</b> …

How would the Born Mobile generation redesign that Patient Care Experience?

The above central illustration of “The Digital Cardiovascular Physician Visit” featuring in this fascinating Journal of American College of …

Mobile development

Will Your Prescription Meds Be Covered Next Year? Better Check!

The battle continues to rage between drug companies that are trying to make as much money as possible and insurers trying to drive down drug prices. And consumers are squarely in the middle.<p>That's because, increasingly, prescription insurers are threatening to kick drugs off their lists of approved …

Health

The Chase

How fast can we roll out a Zika vaccine?<p>On a Saturday morning in April of 2014, Nenad Macesic, a thirty-one-year-old doctor-in-training, received an urgent phone call from the emergency room of Austin Hospital, just outside Melbourne, Australia. Lean and taut, with a swirl of dark hair, Macesic …

Medicine

Seven dream symbols and what they mean

AcelRx posts new data for potent military pain drug, but results cloudy

A new drug specifically designed to help soldiers injured in combat manage …

Military

This is your brain on pot: Neuroscientist studies long-term effects of medical marijuana

BELMONT, Mass. — Staci Gruber vividly remembers her first hit of marijuana, …

The Brain

15 Ways to Cope with Pregnancy Hormones, Sadness & Mood Swings

Pregnancy hormones can effect your emotions so that even you can’t recognize yourself. Come the third trimester your hormones have kicked into high …

Health

Does Cutting the Umbilical Cord Hurt Mother or Baby?

Giving birth is tiring, exciting, boring, painful and amazing. When your baby first comes into the world, it can be overwhelming to watch doctors, …

10+ Items For Your After C/Section Kit

After a c/section, it can take some time before you’re recovered enough to restart all your normal activities. While you’re healing, you’ll want to …

Pain

How To Stop Postpartum Bleeding, Faster

After birth, most women bleed for between 1-6 weeks. This bleeding is called lochia and is a combination of blood, uterine tissue and bacteria. The …

Will Past Trauma Always Resurface In A Relationship?

Dear Sugar Radio is a weekly podcast from member station WBUR. Hosts Steve Almond and Cheryl Strayed offer "radical empathy" and advice on everything from relationships and parenthood to dealing with drug problems or anxiety.<p>This time the Sugars consider a letter from a woman who says she is in …

Relationships

Alexandria church holds Olympics camp for teens with disabilities

Two local high school students this week brought a taste of the Olympics to area teens with disabilities.

Olympics

I got Zika. The US health care system had no idea what to do with me.

"How do you spell Zika?"<p>I stood at the front desk of a major Washington, DC, hospital last month. I had a head-to-toe rash that developed after I’d returned from the Dominican Republic, where Zika is much more common than it is stateside. The friend I’d traveled with was showing symptoms of the …

Medicine

The easy-to-use heart app

CARDIOVISUAL IS<p><b>EDUCATIONAL:</b> Heart app features carefully curated videos and illustrations show cardiovascular conditions, procedures and</b> …

Heart failure

Defying epilepsy in sport: Marion Clignet | News | News and Events

<b>Early life:</b><p>Marion was diagnosed with epilepsy in 1986 when she was 22 years old after experiencing a Tonic Clonic seizure. Marion first took to …

Epilepsy

Rome Police Cook Pasta for Lonely, Elderly Couple Found Crying at Home

Four officers cooked pasta for a lonely old couple whose sounds of distress were overhead in their home, Rome's police department said.<p>Authorities were alerted after cries were reported from an apartment in the city, but officers found the occupants had not been the victim of any crime.<p>Jole, 89, …

Policing