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Passive smoking affects respiratory system

...at passive smoking had the strongest impact on the youngest children.It was linked to a permanently increased risk of asthma and wheezing. However, older children exposed to tobacco smoke were more likely to have poor lung function.// The authors conclude that exposure to environmental smoke is an important ...

Inherent similarities in identical twins may not be so strong

...similarities in gene expressions were most for the youngest pair of twins who were of 3 yrs age. These similarities were the least in the oldest pair of identical twin siblings who were 74 yrs of age. The results of the study showed that the epigenetic effect is least when young and increases with age, as the...

Children At Risk For Chronic Disease Due To Consumption Of Fried Food

...ey, this direct association was greatest among the youngest girls (ages 9 to 12). At the beginning of the study, 3.5 percent of girls and 6 percent of boys reported eating four to seven servings of fried food away from home per week. Overall, girls and boys 13 to 14 years old ate more fried food away from ho...

Indian Psychiatrist in UK Accused of plagiarism

... community. The articulate Persaud is one of the youngest doctors to become a consultant at the highly respected Maudsley teaching hospital in London, and has eight degrees. He is considered one of Britain's best-known psychiatrists and is seen often on television and radio. Persaud writes on mental health...

A sharp increased in senior citizens: set to outpace children.

...n 2031, while the three territories would have the youngest populations...

Overeating Caused By Consuming Too Many Flavors All At Once

...propriate for all members of a household, from the youngest to the oldest. <br...

Doctors Performed A Rare Ear Surgery On A One-year-old Kid

...ay. //They further claimed that the patient is the youngest to undergo such operation. The doctors at the Sir...m Hospital said that the girl from Gurgaon was the youngest kid to undergo such an implant in north India so far. "The child was suffering from 90 percent hea...

Intractable Seizures Can Be Handled By A Three-Stage Brain Operation, Neurosurgeon

... a single surgeon in the medical literature. The youngest child was 7 months old, and the oldest 17. They initially were evaluated extensively by a team of physicians that included Dr. Weiner and Orrin Devinsky, M.D., Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry and Director of NYU’s Comprehensive E...

Health Experts Shocked As 11-year-old Girl To Be UK's Youngest Mother

...l who is all set to don the mantle of becoming the youngest mother in UK has shocked and frustrated health experts 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 repor...

11 Year Old Attains Motherhood And The Teenage Boy Responsible For This Is Prosecuted

...an and is now considered to become one of the UK's youngest mothers. She said that she was eager and looking forward to have her child. Green MSP Patrick Harvie 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 s...

Symptoms In Dementia Patients Negatively Correlates With The Characteristics Of Caregivers

... reported more of the behaviors in patients. The youngest caregivers reported 50 percent more of the behaviors than the oldest caregivers. Each of the characteristics was independently linked to more behaviors in patients. For example, caregiver age alone, regardless of education or depression, affected the...

A 24 Year Old Girls Undergoes Double Mastectomy To Prevent Breast Cancer

...red to wait//. In January this year she became the youngest woman in Britain to have a preventative double mastectomy and has is so happy to have done so. Becky a radio presenter was 11 years old when her mother, Wendy Watson, become one of the first women in the country to undergo a double mastectomy to pr...

Excessive Text Messaging Causes Repetitive Strain Injury In A Eight Year Old Girl

...wn as ‘repetitive strain injury’ and becoming the youngest person in Britain to suffer from this condition. Her mother, Jane, explains that she's constantly on the phone messaging. Stating that she had tried many a times to stop her from doing so, she said that she had even tried to take it off her but she...

Second Youngest Child in the World to Undergo Eye Surgery

...eceived an artificial cornea and is now the second youngest child in the world to undergo the surgery. He was born blind in one eye. He underwent the surgery in the New York State. James Aquavella, of the University of Rochester Eye Institute who performed the surgery on the kid said that there were no ...

Earlier the Cochlear Implants Used Better the Speech

...the children who received cochlear implants at the youngest ages have nearly the same spoken language skills as children with normal hearing. The researchers' further studies -- not yet published -- suggest that by age 4 and a half, children who had cochlear implants very early often have normal speech and ca...

Age bar for purchasing cigarettes likely to be enforced

.../. This would enable the vendors to track down the youngest of the lot who indulge in smoking and become victims to a host of health problems. Caroline Flint, incharge of health in the government said "Smoking is dangerous at any age, but the younger people start, the more likely they are to become lifelong...

Indian doctor's new stem cells technique for kidney transplant

...the operation. Ten-year-old Riya Patel, Trivedi's youngest patient, bears witness to the efficacy of the procedure. With both her kidneys having failed, her US-based parents approached several doctors in Nadiad of Kheda district, adjoining Ahmedabad, where their relatives came to know about Trivedi. "Our a...

Pakistani Child is India's Youngest Liver Transplant Recipient

...r transplant in a New Delhi hospital, becoming the youngest ever such recipient in India// , said doctors here...Shreyar is now completely cured. He has become the youngest kid to undergo a complete liver transplant in India," said B.K. Rao, chairman of the hospital's boar...

Horticultural Therapy Offers Measurable Physical, Mental Benefits

...Airhart said. ? People whose age ranges from the youngest of children to the oldest of adults. “A child with a chronic illness who doesn’t want to take his medicine can be given a plant to care for and instructed that the water and fertilizer are the plant’s medicines,” he said. “That way, the child sees ...

Study finds Babies In America Getting Fatter

...re and prevention at Harvard, said, “Even our very youngest children are gaining excess weight, not just adult...y were shocked at the results of the study for the youngest age group, which were the infants from birth to six months of age. The researchers found that as the...

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