Tag: "teenage" at medical news
Government’s Welfare Plan For Deprived Families Affect Other
...rogram. But children from more deprived families - teenage
mothers, lone parents, workless households - were adversely affected. They also found that Sure Start programs led by health agencies were the most effective. The authors warn that the results should be treated with caution at this early stage ...
Teenage Girls are Forced To Have Unwanted Sex
...dical Center, Indianapolis say in a new study that teenage
girls feel pressurized into having unwanted sex //... the partner's behaviors.' In their study of 279 teenage
girls between the ages of 14 and 17, the researchers found that at least 41 percent of the girls had...
Worried About Weight
...ealth education survey has shown that thousands of teenage
schoolgirls are obsessed by mostly ungrounded worr...kipping lunch the previous day. At the same time teenage
boys appeared to be less concerned about their figures but had more cause for concern because the su...
Female Circumcision Rampant in Africa
... a symbol of maturity or as a method of initiating teenage
girls into adulthood. As tradition goes the circumcision is usually done with knives, blades and scissors which are often unsterilized. In addition the area of excision is often packed with dirty rags to impede bleeding. Several unconfirmed cases o...
Tobacco Deadly In Any Form
...on (CDC) and reports data that are collected about teenage
smoking habits in about 132 countries and the Gaza strip. The data reveals that every two out of ten youngsters aged 13 to 15 smoked cigarettes. They have also reported an increase of 21 % among male smokers when compared to females. Apart from cigar...
Alarming Rise In Teenage Sex Rate
...esearchers have found an increase in the number of teenage
girls who involve in sex - quadrupled over the las... In the earlier years (1950) only 13 per cent of teenage
girls admitted to being sexually active, compared with more than 60 per cent of boys. But recently i...
NHS Lothian Says "No" To Volunteers Distributing Condoms To Under-16s
...o do so for under-16s despite the soaring rates of teenage
pregnancies//. The trust said that only authorized staff could hand over contraceptives to under-16s as a child protection measure. "My concern is that child protection is used frequently as a reason for doing things," commented Dr Dean Marshall, ...
Morning-After Pill At The Local Pharmacy Could Prevent Unwanted Pregnancies
... pill. "The UK currently has the highest rate of teenage
pregnancies in Western Europe and the highest rate of live births among teenagers" says Dr Kay Marshall from the School of Pharmacy at the University of Bradford. "The morning-after pill – often referred to by health professionals as emergency horm...
11 Year Old Attains Motherhood And The Teenage Boy Responsible For This Is Prosecuted
...e and other such campaigners have asked for better teenage
sexual health strategy in Scotland. The girl hopes to give birth to a boy and said that she will be able to cope with her pregnancy as she has a lot of practice looking after young children. She also said that she occasionally suffers from a sore b...
Gest Says Will Reveal Damning Secrets On Michael Jackson
...s about other celebrities. Bego says, "He knew a teenage
Michael Jackson and he knows some bombshell revelations. He knows where a lot of the skeletons are buried in that particular story." When asked if Gest will be discussing his estranged wife Minnelli, Bego said, "I know stories, but I don't know what...
Rising Number of Preterm Births Cause Concern
...general public health measures to do with smoking, teenage
and middle age pregnancy, prevention of sexually transmitted diseases, obesity, and social inequities are a good start, they write. Obstetricians should re-evaluate the risks and benefits of delivering babies earlier. If these findings from Denmark...
Rise in the Number of Premature Births Has a Bad Effect on the Society
...ould take steps to prevent general public smoking, teenage
and middle age pregnancy, prevention of sexually transmitted diseases and social inequalities. They believe that obstetricians should re-evaluate the risks and benefits of delivering babies earlier. Hence to tackle the issue all the specialists in...
Concern Over The Rise In Preterm Deliveries
...general public health measures to do with smoking, teenage
and middle age pregnancy, prevention of sexually transmitted diseases, obesity, and social inequities could be a major cause. The researchers concluded that the Obstetricians should re-evaluate the risks and benefits of delivering babies earlier. Th...
Mothers Diet During Pregnancy Affects Childs Behavior
..., which found that children born to iron-deficient teenage
mothers were less active at age three than childre... Dr. Murray-Kolb said. The study examined sixty teenage
mothers, ages 14 through 19, from a mid-size Pennsylvania town. The mothers came from low to mid-lev...
Singer Pink disgusted by sex tape mentality
London. Singer Pink is angry that teenage
girls are so obsessed with Paris Hilton that they think it is cool to have a sex tape.// According to contactmusic.com, Pink caused controversy when she slammed female celebrities including Hilton and Jessica Simpson in her song "Stupid Girls". But ...
Child’s behavior at three: consequence of mother’s nutritin
...ld as well.” The methodology was to select sixty teenage
mothers, ages 14 through 19, from a mid-size town in Pennsylvania and collection of blood samples at 16 weeks into their pregnancy. The results were that the majority, 58 percent, was iron deficient, including 10 percent who were actually anemic. M...
Innovative solution to help reduce the waiting times for kidney transplants
...abe, in her late 50s. Joe Leung, the father of two teenage
girls, said that he was grateful to have such a wife and Tom to give him and Antoinette another chance. Antoinette McCabe had been in renal failure for three years but knew that she would not survive if she had to wait for her turn in the routine sch...
Sexual Health Service Is Under Pressure and Faced With Financial Challenges
...s opened in 2002. This mainly helps and attends to teenage
sexual problems especially to those living in West..., is the city with the highest proportion of young teenage
pregnancies in Western Europe. But this sexual service was shut down due to financial crisis. Cale...
Farm Boy Airlifted by PSNI helicopter To Safety
boy, badly hurt in a farm accident, claimed a chan...was airlifted by a Helicopter//. The 16 year old teenage
boy had suffered grave injuries on his upper body, and was lifted by a PSNI helicopter. Insp Roger M...
Nurses Help Sought To Check Teenage Pregnancies In English Schools
...England in a move to slash the rising incidence of teenage
pregnancies//. There are currently 2,409 nurses w...ived the morning-after pill last year. However, teenage
pregnancies are continuing to rise despite a 40-million pound government campaign to reduce the prob...
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