Adolescence

Sports activity in adolescents in the Netherlands with a pectus excavatum; the impact of surgery

8 hours ago   |   Journal of Pediatric Surgery

Pectus excavatum is the most common chest wall deformity in adolescents.The main complaint is cosmetic, but many patients also complain about exertional dyspnea.This may lead...
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Teens Get More Sleep With Later School Start Time

Teens Get More Sleep With Later School Start Time

17 hours ago   |   Medindia Health

The study shows a significant improvement in the sleep duration of students - all by delaying school start times so that they're more in line with the natural wake-up times of...
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Higher rate of proximal junctional kyphosis seen in patients with Risser grade 3

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

LOS ANGELES - Results of a study presented at the North American Spine Society Annual Meeting showed no clear risk factors for development of proximal junctional kyphosis or...
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1-hour, 2-hour OGTT similarly predict prediabetes in adolescent girls

1 day ago   |   Healio

In adolescent girls with obesity, a 1-hour oral glucose tolerance test demonstrated diagnostic accuracy similar to that of a 2-hour OGTT for predicting prediabetes, according...
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Bullying Affects the Brain

Bullying Affects the Brain

2 days ago   |   Medindia Health

There may be physical structural differences in the brains of adolescents who are regularly victimized, and this could increase the chance that they suffer from mental illness.
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Adolescents who use cognitive reappraisal had better metabolic measures, shows study

2 days ago   |   News Medical

Most teens get stressed out by their families from time to time, but whether they bottle those emotions up or put a positive spin on things may affect certain processes in the...
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Effects of Exercise Modality on Insulin Resistance and Ectopic Fat in Adolescents with Overweight and Obesity: A Randomized Clinical Trial

2 days ago   |   The Journal of Pediatrics   |   3 articles

To examine whether a combined aerobic exercise and resistance exercise is more effective than either aerobic exercise or resistance exercise alone in improving insulin...
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Chronic bullying during adolescence impacts mental health

3 days ago   |   News Medical

The effects of constantly being bullied are more than just psychological. Research now shows that there may be physical structural differences in the brains of adolescents who...
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We're Having Less Sex At Our House, And That's OK

We're Having Less Sex At Our House, And That's OK

3 days ago   |   Scary Mommy

If back in the day, anyone had tried to tell me my husband and I would sometimes go weeks without sex, I'd have said they were bonkers. Back then, I was a horny adolescent who...
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How bullying affects the structure of the teen brain

3 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

The effects of constantly being bullied are more than just psychological. Research now shows that there may be physical structural differences in the brains of adolescents who...
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Obamacare Will 'Likely' Survive Judge's Ruling, Obama Tweets

Obamacare Will 'Likely' Survive Judge's Ruling, Obama Tweets

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Squeezing in a Workout After Your Flu Shot Could Make the Vaccine More Effective

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New evidence PROVES that air pollution affects the placenta of developing babies

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Bad back? Ayurvedic massage can reduce chronic lower back pain

Bad back? Ayurvedic massage can reduce chronic lower back pain

Many people try massage for relaxation and pain relief. In Ayurveda, massage and physical therapy have often been used to treat patients with chronic pain syndromes and... Read more ...

Priest Torments Mourners By Condemning Teen's Death By Suicide At His Funeral

Priest Torments Mourners By Condemning Teen's Death By Suicide At His Funeral

During 18-year-old Maison Hullibarger's funeral, a priest criticized him for dying by suicide When Jeff and Linda Hullibarger met with Father LaCuesta ahead of their son's... Read more ...

Most Accurate Tool Yet to Predict Asthma in Kids: Study

Most Accurate Tool Yet to Predict Asthma in Kids: Study

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How Allergies in Infants are Impacted by Diet During Pregnancy?

How Allergies in Infants are Impacted by Diet During Pregnancy?

In a longitudinal study of pregnant women across US, many of the women avoided certain allergenic foods to prevent food allergies in infants. Read more ...

BREAKING: Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by federal judge. era of forced...

BREAKING: Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by federal judge. era of forced government health insurance tyranny comes to an end

In a stunning ruling that's sending shock waves across the nation, a federal judge has ruled that Obamacare - the deceptively named “Affordable Care Act” - violates the United... Read more ...

New study explains why having a lower calorie intake is healthier for you

New study explains why having a lower calorie intake is healthier for you

A study from the University of Geneva backs the age-old knowledge that losing weight requires reducing your caloric intake. However, the researchers say it's not so your body... Read more ...

Two-year-old with severe epilepsy `unable to obtain' cannabis

Two-year-old with severe epilepsy `unable to obtain' cannabis

Jorja Emerson's family fought for weeks to secure the landmark prescription from a private hospital in London - but they have now been told they face a further delay in... Read more ...