Tag: "dolls" at medical news
South Asians Wait for Matching Bone Marrow Donors
...iate marrow transplant. She loves to play with her dolls
and read stories about Lord Krishna in Gujarati, according to India Post, an ethnic Indian magazine. Girish, who came to the US in 1995 and is the father of a four-year-old boy, was diagnosed with a life-threatening disease - acute myelogenous leuk...
Skimpily Dressed Dolls Send Wrong Cues to Young Girls
...ressed concern over the influence of scantily clad dolls
on young minds, which could be creating// a wrong ... the media about such dolls, like the famous Bratz dolls
or the Barbie, which are known for their hour glass figures and revealing clothes. This could be s...
Toys With Tiny Magnets Recalled
...aints reporting that small magnets fell out of the dolls
and their accessories in the Polly Pocket sets. Th... The Polly Pocket play sets comprises of plastic dolls
and related accessories in which small magnets about 1/8 inch thick are embedded in parts of the dol...
March towards Free Pneumococcal Vaccine
...Future MP Peter Dunne with a letter and placed 150 dolls
on the grounds of parliament to represent the young children who would catch the disease this year. March organiser Fiona Colbert has asserted that the campaign for free vaccine programme for those under two would be successful with the Ministry o...
Dolls and Teddy Bears may Help Alzheimer's Patients
...Newcastle General Hospital studied the benefits of dolls
after seeing how a patient bonded with a teddy bear from her son, reported the online edition of BBC News. They found that Alzheimer's disease patients can lose their intellectual, social and emotional abilities over time. The patients also started...
Health Experts Shocked As 11-year-old Girl To Be UK's Youngest Mother
...rts who maintain// that it is her age to play with dolls
and not rear babies. The girl, whose identity is not being disclosed for legal reasons, is a resident of West Lothian on Scotland. She reportedly became pregnant after indulging in intercourse while on a drinking binge. The "father" of the child is...
X-mas gifts - weight gain for children?
...roblems. But today’s kids receive computer CDs and dolls
which promotes obesity. The British Heart Foundation also tells us the same fact that the present day children are less healthy and don’t do any exercise or other precautionary measures to reduce their waistlines. Children lack outdoor activities...