Health Tip: Donating Blood
(HealthDay News) -- Typically, you must be at least 17 years old
and meet a few health criteria to donate blood. If you're able,
it's a great way to help save lives.
Even in Taxis, Kids Belong in Safety Seats
MONDAY, May 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Small children riding in
taxis often aren't in a car safety seat, putting them at risk for
injury and death in an accident, U.S. researchers warn.
Bullying Can Turn Victims Into Bullies
SATURDAY, April 30, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A combination of
face-to-face taunting and cyberbullying may greatly increase the
risk that victims will become bullies themselves, a new study
Autism Diagnosed at Younger Ages
SATURDAY, April 30, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children are being
diagnosed with autism at younger ages since the American Academy of
Pediatrics (AAP) made changes to their diagnosis guidelines in
2007, a new study says.
Obamacare Buyers Could Have Fewer Choices in 2017
MONDAY, May 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- With the nation's
largest health insurer exiting all but a few Affordable Care Act
exchanges next year, some Americans may be left with fewer choices
and some might see higher monthly premiums.
More U.S. Kids Have Chronic Health Problems: Study
SATURDAY, April 30, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The number of
American kids suffering from asthma and attention deficit
hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is on the increase, with poor
children being hit the hardest, researchers report.
Playground-Related Brain Injuries on Rise in U.S.
MONDAY, May 2, 2016 (Healthday News) -- For some kids,
playgrounds aren't all fun and games. Playground-related brain
injuries have risen significantly in the United States over the
last decade, health officials say.