While there are benefits and downsides of measuring kids’ height and weight at school, the pros outweigh the cons.
The Red Cross recommends five slaps to the back followed by the Heimlich maneuver. The Heimlichs say back blows can move the lodged object farther down the windpipe.
Drug company promises to contain prices are a familiar — and fleeting. In past, their vows to restrain prices last only as long as it is politically necessary.
Products were distributed throughout the United States. No illnesses have been reported.No other Pepperidge Farm products in the U.S. subject to the recall.
Purdue Pharma had said that taking opioids such as its painkiller OxyContin can prove dangerous even as prescribed — then appeared to backtrack a few days later.
Most types of cheese contain salt and saturated fat, but cheese is also high in protein and calcium. So what’s the verdict: good or bad?
Under privacy laws your doctor can’t reveal information about your health, habits or weight, but your purchases and online activities can reveal a lot.
Groups at increased risk from extreme heat include older adults, people with chronic medical conditions, children, and those who work or exercise in the heat.
The elderly, the very young and people with certain health conditions are at higher risk for life threatening conditions when the temperatures go up.
Since early June more than 88 people are believed to have fallen ill as the result of these outbreaks. 34 have been hospitalized
Former shelter employees and doctors say the immigrant shelters lack sufficient counselors and too often turn to powerful psychotropic drugs when kids act out.
Outbreak has sickened at least 90 people in 26 states, including Oregon. Forty people have been hospitalized.
Researchers are investigating the effects of probiotics, prebiotics and synbiotics on disease. But, worryingly, they haven’t been reporting on their safety.
Baker-Ajene waited so long to get a wheelchair for her daughter that she forgot she’d ordered it.
Omega 3 supplements do not reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke, deaths from heart disease and stroke, and death from any cause