Number of Flu-Related Pediatric Deaths Rise

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) held a news briefing Friday on the worsening influenza outbreak. The CDC said this is the first time in 13 years every state in the continental U.S. is being hit with widespread flu. The CDC said they aren’t sure how severe this flu season will end up being, but […]

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Children with ADHD May Benefit From Micronutrient Supplements

More children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder who took Daily Essential Nutrients, a micronutrient treatment containing 13 vitamins, 17 minerals and four amino acids, had significantly improved ADHD symptoms, as well as better emotional and aggression control, attention and general functioning after 10 weeks, compared with those who took a placebo, researchers reported in the Journal of […]

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Teens Sleeping Less – Are Smart Phones to Blame

New U.S. research has revealed that teenagers are sleeping fewer hours per night than generations before them, with evidence suggesting that smartphones could be to blame.Led by San Diego State University along with professors from Iowa State University, the research looked at data from two long-running, nationally representative surveys of more than 360,000 teenagers.  Click […]

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