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  • Debunked autism interventions are still being used
    Debunked autism interventions are still being used
    Children with autism spectrum disorder struggle with communication, sometimes driving parents and educators to seek interventions and "therapies" that have been thoroughly discredited by previous studies, say researchers at Emory Health...
  • ADHD
    ADHD linked to increased mortality especially in females
    ADHD mortality driven by unnatural causes, especially accidentsAttention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common mental disorder associated with factors that are likely to increase mortality, such as oppositional defiant disorder or...
  • Ease Knee Osteoarthritis Pain
    How Natural Supplements Can Help Ease Knee Osteoarthritis Pain?
    Osteoarthritis is a very common form of arthritis. It occurs due to the daily wear and tear of joints. There are many courses of treatment available for this type of arthritis. However, natural supplements are the best way to go, because they are...
  • The truth about calories – Eating too few will make you gain weight
    The truth about calories – Eating too few will make you gain weight
    If you follow the most common advice out there about weight loss, then you will certainly be tempted to cut down the number of calories you consume on a daily basis by a significant amount. After all, a reduction in caloric intake is vital to your...
  • Experts say that melatonin should not be given to children
    Popular sleep aid should not be given to children, say researchers
    Parents and doctors should not give melatonin to children as a treatment for sleep problems, say researchers at the University of Adelaide in Australia. The study was announced on Feb. 25, 2015, and was published as a paper in the Journal of...
  • People with persistent insomnia more likely to die
    Chronic insomnia increases risk of death
    People who have chronic insomnia are at a greater risk of dying, according to a new study that took place over 20 years.At the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson, researchers followed 1,409 adults with various levels of...
  • Think positive thoughts for a healthier life
    The way you look at life determines your health and happiness
    Life is all about perspective; you only get out of it what you put in. Often times it is easy to pass on the negativity like a game of tag with an Ebola strand. The way in which your perspectives is tilted often determines your happiness, success,...
  • Improving the physical and mental health of prison inmates benefits everyone
    Improving the physical and mental health of prison inmates benefits everyone
    When prisoners receive better healthcare while incarcerated and after release, both their health and that of the community will improve, according to a new study by St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada. The study was announced on Feb....
  • A movie that rings true
    A movie that rings true
    Listening to the news and watching the Academy Awards, we are overwhelmed with information regarding different lifestyles and life challenges through illness and disease. Caregivers will tell us this is the norm for them 24/7. The population of...
  • Pulmonary embolism
    Chris Bosh embolism, a serious condition for anyone
    Recently, Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh was diagnosed with blood clots on his lung. Because of this Bosh is expected to be out the rest of the season. Blood clots also known as pulmonary embolism is a serious health condition that if left...
  • People with the symptoms of mental illness often do not get exercise and diet advice from doctors
    Mentally ill patients less likely to receive exercise or diet advice
    Patients with mental illness are at an increased risk of diseases such as diabetes, but they are less likely to receive advice from their doctors regarding exercise or their dietary intake, says a study by theUniversity of Illinois. The research...
  • C. difficile leading cause of hospital infections
    C. difficile most common infection in U.S. hospitals
    An intestinal infection caused by inappropriate use of antibiotics and poor infection control, Clostridium difficile (C. difficile), has become the most common infection in U.S. hospitals, according to a new study. Nearly half a million infections...
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Can Improve Your Life
    WHAT IS COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL THERAPY AND WHO DOES IT WORK FOR?
    A SituationYou've had a bad day on the job and feel fed up. On the way home you walk by someone you know, but they just walk by you apparently not even aware of your existence. This starts a cascade of thoughts in your mind. Which scenario...
  • Buddah Statue@Stone Wind
    5 Step DIY Hack for Personal Transformation
    By Anastasia Gilliam, RYT and Wellness ConsultantHeal thyself. Easier said than done. But it CAN be done. Sometimes it can be a slow and arduous process, but knowing you’re a work in progress may just be a blessing in disguise.It can take...
  • DR. OHHIRA’S PROBIOTICS
    The latest surprise about probiotics
    Understanding the Importance of Probiotics and How Probiotics Can Keep You Healthy and Prevent Unwanted Illnesses and Diseases from OccurringDid you know…?Probiotics are bacteria that help maintain the natural balance of organisms ...