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Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal, study finds - The Spokesman-Review

ADHD - Sat, 2017-02-18 20:31

Times of India

Kids with ADHD have some smaller brain regions than normal, study finds
The Spokesman-Review
Hoogman and colleagues analyzed MRI scans for more than 3,200 people in nine countries aged 4 to 63, of whom 1,713 had ADHD. They found that the brains of children with the condition were slightly smaller in five regions, including those that control ...
People with ADHD may have smaller brain volumeTimes of India

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Dana Milbank: What if Caesar, Churchill and Custer could have tweeted like Trump? - Salt Lake Tribune

Ritalin - Sat, 2017-02-18 20:16

Salt Lake Tribune

Dana Milbank: What if Caesar, Churchill and Custer could have tweeted like Trump?
Salt Lake Tribune
Ricocheting at his news conference Thursday afternoon from topic to unrelated topic and back again, Trump sounded like a walking ad for Ritalin. But pay close attention, and you realize his brain is actually scrolling through its own internal Twitter feed.

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Time to eat? Maybe not. When you chow down, not just on what, can affect your heart - Tribune-Review

Nutritional Medicine - Sat, 2017-02-18 20:00

Time to eat? Maybe not. When you chow down, not just on what, can affect your heart
Tribune-Review
“Meal timing may affect health due to its impact on the body's internal clock,” said Marie-Pierre St-Onge, an associate professor of nutritional medicine at Columbia University in New York City, in a statement. “In animal studies, it appears that when ...

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Bradley Barnett: Is addiction a disease? - Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)

Heart Disease - Sat, 2017-02-18 19:36

Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)

Bradley Barnett: Is addiction a disease?
Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)
As a professional in the field of clinical substance abuse treatment, I often hear the same type of uninformed and rudimentary assessment of addiction. While it is ... The American Medical Association defines a disease as: an impairment of the normal ...

Vitamin D protects against colds and flu, finds major global study ... - Science Daily

Vitamin Deficiency - Sat, 2017-02-18 19:22

Citifmonline

Vitamin D protects against colds and flu, finds major global study ...
Science Daily
Vitamin D supplements protect against acute respiratory infections including colds and flu, according to a study. The study provides the most robust evidence yet ...
Vitamin D pills 'could stop colds or flu' | Ghana News - CitiFMOnlineCitifmonline

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Therapy and the Postpartum Woman: A REVIEW - The Postpartum Stress Center, LLC (registration) (blog)

Postpartum Depression - Sat, 2017-02-18 18:12

The Postpartum Stress Center, LLC (registration) (blog)

Therapy and the Postpartum Woman: A REVIEW
The Postpartum Stress Center, LLC (registration) (blog)
While there are many books available for mothers and families on postpartum depression, this book is the first comprehensive work for the clinician. Postpartum depression is the most common issue facing new mothers. One out of every seven mothers will ...

Dentists face waste 'hurdle' - The Times (subscription)

Dental Amalgams - Sat, 2017-02-18 18:02

Dentists face waste 'hurdle'
The Times (subscription)
Dental amalgam, a mixture of mercury, silver, tin and copper used for fillings, will be the main use for mercury in Europe once the last permitted industrial process is banned at the end of this year. Although mercury is toxic to the brain and kidneys ...

Meth floods into NZ, addicts swamping drug rehab facilities | Stuff.co ... - Waikato Times

Meth Addiction - Sat, 2017-02-18 16:48

Waikato Times

Meth floods into NZ, addicts swamping drug rehab facilities | Stuff.co ...
Waikato Times
P is closing in on alcohol as the substance with the most Kiwi addicts, claiming victims from all walks of society.

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Smartphones become tools for diagnosing illnesses - Daily Sabah

Osteoporosis - Sat, 2017-02-18 14:56

Smartphones become tools for diagnosing illnesses
Daily Sabah
Smartphones are revolutionizing the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses, thanks to add-ons and apps that make their ubiquitous small screens into medical devices, researchers say. "If you look at the camera, the ... "If there is a reduction in density ...

Smartphones are revolutionizing medicine - Phys.org - Phys.Org

Osteoporosis - Sat, 2017-02-18 14:20

Phys.Org

Smartphones are revolutionizing medicine - Phys.org
Phys.Org
Smartphones are revolutionizing the diagnosis and treatment of illnesses, thanks to add-ons and apps that make their ubiquitous small screens into medical ...

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Mouse studies offer new insights about cocaine's effect on the brain - Science Daily

Cocaine Addiction - Sat, 2017-02-18 14:19

Science Daily

Mouse studies offer new insights about cocaine's effect on the brain
Science Daily
Their discovery, which was published recently in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, offers fundamental insights into the brain's inner workings -- and could lead to better interventions for treating addiction to cocaine and ...

Omega 3 fatty acids may reduce bacterial lung infections associated with COPD - Knowridge Science Report

Omega 3 - Sat, 2017-02-18 14:14

Knowridge Science Report

Omega 3 fatty acids may reduce bacterial lung infections associated with COPD
Knowridge Science Report
Compounds derived from omega-3 fatty acids – like those found in salmon – might be the key to helping the body combat lung infections, according to researchers at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. The omega-3 derivatives ...

Commissioner discusses future of Ohio medical marijuana law - Sentinel-Tribune

Marijuana Addiction - Sat, 2017-02-18 12:10

Sentinel-Tribune

Commissioner discusses future of Ohio medical marijuana law
Sentinel-Tribune
Bowlus, who holds degrees in neuroscience and anatomy from the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo, established the potential health issues related to use of marijuana as medicine and noted that the FDA is not involved in the implementation of the Ohio law.

For The Ages: Russian Scientists Make Anti-Aging Breakthrough - Sputnik International

Anti-Aging - Sat, 2017-02-18 11:37

Sputnik International

For The Ages: Russian Scientists Make Anti-Aging Breakthrough
Sputnik International
The mice from the first control group started to rapidly losing their weight and showed other signs of aging like spinal deformation and hair loss. At the same time, the mice that were fed with a SkQ1 containing supplement didn't show typical signs of ...
Anti-Aging Drug? Russian Scientists Triumph Where Millions FailedMicrofinance Monitor
Scientists slow down ageing of mice with novel compoundYahoo News
Russian & Swedish scientists slow down mice aging with synthetic ...RT

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Gurgaon executives toil with families to grow organic vegetables ... - Hindustan Times

Fruits and Vegetables - Sat, 2017-02-18 11:02

Hindustan Times

Gurgaon executives toil with families to grow organic vegetables ...
Hindustan Times
In the age of online vegetable markets, residents of several upscale localities in the city have taken to organic farming in Garethpur village.

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How fat could lead to more effective anti-aging treatments - PhillyVoice.com

Anti-Aging - Sat, 2017-02-18 10:43

PhillyVoice.com

How fat could lead to more effective anti-aging treatments
PhillyVoice.com
Human fat could be the answer to more effective anti-aging treatments, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania say. The researchers at Penn's Perelman School of Medicine said Friday they discovered adult stem cells from fat are more stable ...
Stem Cell therapy is future of anti-ageingBangalore Mirror
Stem cells from fat show promise for anti-ageing treatmentZee News
Stem Cells From Fat May Be Used in Anti-Aging TreatmentsCDA News

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"Dancing with the Doc's" to support cancer wellness - Cape Cod Today

Nutrition and Cancer - Sat, 2017-02-18 10:03

"Dancing with the Doc's" to support cancer wellness
Cape Cod Today
The non-profit provides free complementary, integrative therapies (including massage, acupuncture, Reiki and nutrition counseling) to people with cancer. Founder and director Sarah Swain said she and her group are excited about their first gala ...

Categories: Cancer News

Vitamin B12 deficiency is possible with a vegan diet - Elko Daily Free Press

Vitamin Deficiency - Sat, 2017-02-18 09:54

Elko Daily Free Press

Vitamin B12 deficiency is possible with a vegan diet
Elko Daily Free Press
Dear Reader: Your girlfriend has done her homework — vitamin B12 is a nutrient that is essential to human health. And while it occurs naturally in a wide range of animal foods, B12 is not found in any plant foods. As a vegan, you're now going to have ...

Bill Against Conversion Therapy Passes Committee - Los Alamos Daily Post

Psychiatry - Sat, 2017-02-18 08:18

Bill Against Conversion Therapy Passes Committee
Los Alamos Daily Post
“This crucially important legislation will help protect LGBTQ youth in New Mexico from a pseudoscience denounced by every mainstream medical and mental health association. For the sake of some of the state's most vulnerable youth, the New Mexico House ...

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5 reasons ADHD medication was the right choice for us - BabyCenter (blog)

ADHD - Sat, 2017-02-18 08:04

BabyCenter (blog)

5 reasons ADHD medication was the right choice for us
BabyCenter (blog)
About a month ago I wrote about my 5-year-old son, who was recently diagnosed with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD.) The diagnosis itself was a relief. It explained years of behavioral problems at home and more recently, issues in school.

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