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Eating disorder in Diabetic girls lead to eyesight damage.
were more likely to have an eating disorder when compared with non-diabetic girls. Some reported binge eating and used to take less than their prescribed dose of insulin in order to lose weight. Under dosing of insulin lead to early onset of diabetes...
Gene linked to early puberty in girls
...as been isolated which is said to be the cause for girls
attaining puberty as early as 8- 10 years. However...ine the age of puberty. During the age of puberty, girls
develop breasts and other secondary sexual characters.The gene called CYP1B1, acts by breaking down ...
Thakur warns doctors
...the index six group has dipped alarmingly from 945 girls
per 1000 boys to 927 girls
to 1000 boys. Courtesy : The Hindu...
OBESE LIL' GIRLS !! SWEAT IT OUT OR U MIGHT BE ASTHAMATIC !!!
...ccording to Dr.Fernando D.Martinez and collegues , girls
who become overweight or obese when they are betwe... say. The risk of asthma is much higher among the girls
who attain menarche before the age of 11.However ,the risk ,common in the girls
who are obese at the...
Eating disorders are hereditary
...ectual development and high scholar indexes, these girls
in the moment they have any inconvenient trigger injuries in their self esteem, injuries that they try to heal improving their physical image. It was concluded that genes have a lot to do, but the familiar context has a very important influence in ...
Eating disorder... a survey
A research suggests that one in four teenage girls
may suffer from the symptoms of an eating disorder...rly age. Scientists from Canada surveyed 2,85739 girls
aged 12 to 18 about their eating habits.They found that 27% had significant symptoms of eating disor...
Smallpox Vaccine May Help Fight Cervical Cancer
...d disease and preventive vaccines to protect young girls
from becoming infected with HPV....
Morning sickness maybe pronounced
...ied, there was a higher chance of mothers-to-be of girls
being admitted to hospital suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum - serious nausea and vomiting during the first three months of pregnancy.// The female to male ratio of hospital admissions was 56:44, according to the research carried out by Dr Joha...
Armpit odour enhances mood
...volunteers in six different age categories - young girls
and boys, young adult men and women, and men and women in their 70s. The volunteers were banned from using perfumes or deodorants, or eating strong smelling food for four days, although they were allowed to take showers using unscented soap. Throug...
Dangers of Low Calcium Intake
Only 13.5 percent of girls
and 36.3 percent of boys age 12 to 19 in the US get the recommended daily amount (RDA) of calcium, placing them at serious risk for osteoporosis and other bone diseases.// Because nearly 90 percent of adult bone mass is established by the end of this...
Get, set, go...
...y, which is critical to building healthy bones. In girls
this tends to be between 10 and 12 and in boys it ...ime doing stretches and warm ups.After a year, the girls
doing circuit training had amassed an extra 2% of bone mineral compared with the stretchers. The ...
A crude custom
...l to her future husband. Some communities consider girls
ineligible for marriage if they have not been circumcised. Health workers say that the operation is often carried out in unhygenic conditions. Luckily due to health campaigns and education, female circumcision has been falling in some countries in t...
Grapes, Melons Implicated in Outbreaks
... Symptoms ranged from mild to severe. "Two teenage girls
were sick for several weeks," she said. The investigators were unable to track the cause of the outbreak to its origin, but sophisticated DNA fingerprinting tests showed the strain of S. senftenberg was the same among samples taken from people infect...
Anorexia in boys is common too
...disorder. They also noted that anorexic boys, like girls
with the disorder, can "catch-up" with their peers...ensity. This proportion is similar to that seen in girls
with the disorder, with previous studies documenting loss of bone strength in 41% to 45% of adolesce...
Boys reduced mother's life expectancy
...felt that boys take more of a toll on mothers than girls
because they grow faster in the womb, are heavier ...the lifespan difference and thereby suggested that girls
are more likely to help with gathering food and caring for children....
What makes young girls smoke
...be thin are among the driving forces causing young girls
to become habitual smokers. The study, sponsored ...archers report the study's key findings show white girls
are more likely to become daily smokers, while black girls
generally smoke occasionally (6 to 19 day...
Suicide risk high in 12-17 Age Group
...rvey found. According to the on Drug Abuse report, girls
were almost twice as likely as boys// to have thought about or tried to commit suicide. The study, released Sunday by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, showed that only one in three of those who reported considering suic...
Physical activity less among black girls
...e// among black girls. On an average, surveys show girls
are not eating more. Instead, the problem appears ...earch shows the activity levels of white and black girls
substantially declines through adolescence. The reasoning for the low levels of physical activity i...
Psychiatric disorders among juveniles
... teenage boys and around three quarters of teenage girls
in juvenile detention suffer from at least// one psychiatric disorder. In a recent study, 2023 juvenile teens were interviewed and evaluated by researchers before they were admitted to a temporary juvenile detention center in Cook County, Ill. Resea...
Backpacks cause more than just back injuries
... U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission. Boys and girls
were equally represented and the mean age was 11.8 years. Researchers found that of nearly 250 children who arrived at 100 hospital emergency departments with backpack-related injuries, 22% of the injuries occurred to heads and faces, 14% to hands, 1...
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