learning difficulties

Changing The Label On 'Learning Disabled' Kids

By | Thu, 10/23/2014 - 18:48

Understood.org, a new, free online resource for parents, provides tools for helping children with learning difficulties.


Many US Dietary Supplements Still Contain Banned Ingredients, But Do They Pose A Threat?

By | Wed, 10/22/2014 - 11:59

One or more FDA banned ingredients are found in 66.7 percent of recalled supplements, still available for purchase.


Could This Be Why CVS Stopped Selling Cigarettes?

By | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 16:55

Many people who go to pharmacies to refill prescriptions for diseases exacerbated by smoking also buy a pack of cigarettes before they leave.


Why Certain Men Should Be Sitting Down To Pee

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 17:18

Not all men will find a medical benefit in sitting down to pee, but those with slight prostate issues probably will.

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Sexism Still Disqualifies Beautiful Women From Certain Jobs

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 14:37

Beautiful women can take a scientific approach to keep from being disqualified from a more masculine job.


Texas Nurse With Ebola Jokes With Her Doctors [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 09:20

Ebola nurse and patient Nina Pham wants to hold a party in Maryland, even if she is in full quarantine.

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Why Are Appointments With Psychiatrists So Impossible To Schedule?

By | Wed, 10/15/2014 - 00:15

People with insurance, without insurance, and willing to pay out of pocket all face the same difficulties when trying to schedule an appointment with a psychiatrist.

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Google Lets You Talk To A Doctor Online Over Video Chat, For Free

By | Tue, 10/14/2014 - 14:38

Google’s new doctor video trial will allow users to discuss their symptoms over the Internet with real doctors.


If You Want To Be Happier, Stop Looking At The Clock

By | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 17:08

Your work (and life) will be better if you ignore the passing hours and minutes between tasks.


Parents Still Aren't Sure How To Handle Their Child's Concussion

By | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 16:01

The majority of parents falsely believe that MRI can diagnose concussions and slow breathing was a symptom.

Infant car seat

Most Parents Strap Their Newborns Into Car Seats Wrong

By | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 14:00

A study found that 93 percent of all new parents commits a "critical error," putting their babies in danger on the first ride home from the hospital.

Marijuana-Exploding Bottles

Company Recalls Marijuana Sodas After Explosions In Stores

By | Thu, 10/09/2014 - 17:35

Orders of marijuana-infused sodas to pot retail stores in Washington State were recalled after a few exploded due to an imbalance of yeast inside them.

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Hospital Patients Aren't Washing Their Hands Enough

By | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 17:36

The easiest way to reduce infections in hospitals is through hand washing, and that includes patients, too.

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Smartphones Can Make You Fat: A Dangerous Domino Effect

By | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 16:47

For better sleep and health, let there be no more light from your smartphone and laptop.


Wal-Mart To Stop Healthcare Benefits For Some Part-Time Workers

By | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 11:48

Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the biggest private sector employer in the United States, said it would no longer provide health benefits to some of its U.S. part-time workers.