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  • 10 best toddler songs for toothbrushing
    10 best toddler songs for toothbrushing
    Are you having trouble getting your toddler to brush? Many parents have struggled with this problem. Songs seem to help.Yesterday I had two teenagers that I had to use an ultrasonic scaler (power tools) to remove the heavy tartar on their teeth. I...
  • Getting through the workoout diemma
    Getting through the workoout diemma
    Exercise shouldn’t be dreaded or looked at as an overwhelming feat. Yet, we lie comfortably contemplating, ‘is this really worth it.’ The more you can eliminate the distance between you and fitness, the more likely you will be...
  • Air pollutants linked to behavior, learning problems in children
    Air pollutants may contribute to ADHD, learning deficits
    Common air pollutants may play a role in causing disturbances in parts of the brain that support information processing and behavioral control in children, including intelligence and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to a...
  • Emergency physicians fear malpractice lawsuits
    Emergency physicians order unneeded test and procedures for fear of being sued
    Emergency physicians order unnecessary procedures and tests on patients for fear of being sued for malpractice according to a recent study published in the Academic Emergency Medicine journal on March 25. In fact, most ER physicians order CT scans...
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders Types
    A new gene associated with severe autism
    A recent study identified a new gene associated with severe autism. The gene (delta-2 catenin or CTNND2) provides new clues about the factors that cause autism. CTNND2 plays a role in the development of the nervous system. Some defects in this...
  • Homeopathic remedies for asthma discounted by FDA
    FDA: Beware of homeopathic remedies for asthma
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning letter against using homeopathic products sold over-the-counter (OTC) to treat asthma. The agency has not evaluated the safety and effectiveness of the products, and in a statement,...
  • HIV accelerate development of age-related diseases
    HIV accelerate development of age-related diseases
    According to a new UCLA study, HIV-infected adults may develop age-related diseases by more than 14 years earlier than their uninfected peers. The findings were published March 25 in the online journal PLOS ONE.The study authors note that...
  • Monsanto requests WHO to retract report on cancer risk from Roundup weed killer
    Monsanto requests WHO to retract report on cancer risk from Roundup weed killer
    A report published online on March 20 in the journal The Lancet Oncology by the World Health Organization (WHO) claimed that Roundup, the most popular weed killer in the US, and possibly the world, “probably” causes cancer. On March 24...
  • Checking for diabetes
    Advanced stage breast cancer is more likely in women with diabetes
    There has been news of an added concern for women suffering from diabetes which is the finding of an association with an increased likelihood of being diagnosed with advanced stage breast cancer. Women's College Hospital reported on March 24,...
  • Folger Subaru donates $13,202 to Humane Society of Charlotte
    Folger Subaru donates $13,202 to Humane Society of Charlotte
    The Humane Society of Charlotte received a donation of $13,202 from Folger Subaru recently as part of this years Share the Love event.Folger Subaru is located at 5701 East Independence Boulevard in Charlotte and a statement on their Facebook page...
  • Male nurses are paid a lot more than female nurses.
    Male nurses earn thousands more than female nurses do
    Male nurses pay is on average $5,000 more than their female colleagues’ reports a study published online on March 24. The wage gap exists across all specialties except orthopedics, according to research published in JAMA. The greatest wage...
  • maternity photo shoot
    How to look gorgeous in your maternity photo shoot
    The feeling of having a baby-on-the-way is unmatchable to any feelings in the world. You and your partner must have seen the voluminous beautiful changes in a woman’s body due to pregnancy.The warmth and glow of a pregnant body must be...
  • The Benefits of Strength Training
    The Benefits of Strength Training
    Besides developing muscle strength, stamina, and helping you recover from injury, there are other benefits associated with strength training. There are even studies that show that resistance training can help prevent some medical conditions...
  • Kittens
    Keep your family healthy by cleaning the litter box
    Cats make wonderful pets, they are easy to care for and you can leave them alone for a few days without worrying about them. They bring so much delight and improve the mental health of many elderly or sick individuals. They are a great pet for the...
  • The Flint River in the Spring
    Upper respiratory infection, Bronchitis, or Pneumonia?
    It's not easy to decide if you have an upper respiratory infection, Bronchitis, or Pneumonia? How or when to treat each illness, or whether to go to the hospital, depend a lot on your age and general health.Babies and the elderly are at...