A recent study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine investigated the challenges and solutions associated with the unbiased estimation of post coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) sequelae. Various studies have reported cases of Long-COVID or post-acute severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) syndrome (PASC). However, there is insufficient information about the characteristics and diagnosis
After years of bottling my emotions, I’ve found my way back to feeling. As a young child, I was quick to tears. My emotions were not tended to by my parents and, at some point, I stopped tending to them as well. To my mother, a child of Ukrainian immigrants, and my dad, an immigrant
Student weight dissatisfaction, higher perceived weight status, and being female were associated with discomfort with school-based weight measurements according to a new study in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, published by Elsevier. To examine how body mass index (BMI) assessments are conducted in schools and whether student comfort with these assessments varied by
An Indiana University School of Medicine researcher will lead a multi-institute effort toward improved therapies for hemophilia with help from a $12 million grant from the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute. Led by Roland Herzog, PhD, the program project award will fund basic and translational studies that explore three major themes in a gene
A recent study conducted at the Minia University, Egypt, has revealed that the incidence of type 1 diabetes mellitus with severe diabetic ketoacidosis has increased among genetically susceptible children during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Study: COVID-19 Is A Contributing Risk Factor For Development Of DKA In Typei DM. Image Credit: TarikVision/Shutterstock The study
There are things that only girls can understand, for example, how complicated it is to get a comfortable hairstyle that looks great at all times. So today we have collected a bunch of beauty hacks that you can try at home and perfect your own style. Discover how you can easily change your style daily.
Okinawa Prefecture, Japan has experienced a total of six coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) waves as of January 10, 2022. COVID-19 has been caused by the rapid spread of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SAR-CoV-2). Okinawa Prefecture contains a large number of remote islands centered around the Okinawa main island in a vast ocean area.
Although sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) has become an effective treatment option for many allergies, about 20-30% of patients don’t respond to SLIT for Japanese cedar pollinosis–a highly common disease. In a recent study, scientists reported that a specific variant of the HLA-DPB1 gene is associated with poor response to this treatment, highlighting the potential of this
Every local authority across England and Wales is now using the Family Public Law service online to apply for a court order to safeguard the welfare of children. Launched in 2020 as part of our reform programme, using the online service, MyHMCTS, allows local authorities, courts and legal representatives to access the court information they
In today’s tutorial, we share Smart outdoor cooking hacks and some easy camping recipes that anyone can do to satisfy their hunger in the middle of an adventure. If you are one of the people who love to go for a walk, take a walk in the woods or camp, this video will help you
The founder of The Caring Society opens up about her journey, the achievements she’s most proud of and why she always has a bag of Hawkins Cheezies on standby. International Women’s Day is here, and this year’s theme is #BreakTheBias, where we are striving for a world without bias, discrimination and stereotypes. It couldn’t be
Mental health matters. For everyone. And when it comes to mental health, prevention is imperative. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has recognized that conditions like anxiety and depression are prevalent and frighteningly under-recognized in kids and adolescents—and on the rise. But here’s the good news. There are relatively simple, science-backed tools that parents can
In January, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its guidance for reducing SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) transmission in schools and day care settings. But the increased focus on minimizing the spread of COVID-19 hasn’t stopped the need for research on other respiratory illnesses, such as influenza virus (flu) and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), which
Poor heart health, especially among women of color, puts both mothers-to-be and their infants at risk, with heart disease causing more than one in four pregnancy-related deaths (26.5%) in the U.S., according to the American Heart Association Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics 2022 Update. To address this growing concern, the American Heart Association has announced
Mar 4 2022 Against the dismal health landscape of the pandemic, researchers have discovered some good news about family well-being. Physician Robert Sege, a Tufts University School of Medicine professor of medicine and pediatrics and director of the Center for Community-Engaged Medicine at Tufts Medical Center, and his TMC colleague Allison Stephens found that three
If you’ve ever found yourself scrolling through the Instagram account for Humans of New York, then you’ve likely shed a few tears and uttered a few gasps at some of the truly unforgettable tales that are highlighted on that account. Thursday’s story was no exception—the tragic story of one mom’s lifetime of abuse and survival
A new study by physicians at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons has identified unique features of MIS-C, a rare but potentially deadly complication of COVID in children, that suggest how the syndrome gets started. The findings may lead to faster diagnosis and better treatment of MIS-C (also known as multisystem inflammatory syndrome
The composite tissue transfer techniques used and refined in face transplant surgery may also be used to perform microsurgical replantation – using the person’s own tissues – in patients with other types of severe facial injuries, suggests a clinical report in The Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. The journal, under the guidance of Editor-in-Chief Mutaz B.
The teaching of grammar in primary schools in England (a key feature of England’s national curriculum) does not appear to help children’s narrative writing, although it may help them generate sentences, according to new UCL-led research. The study, which is funded by the Nuffield Foundation and co-authored by researchers from UCL and the University of
Eggs are an excellent ingredient to experiment with and learn to create new dishes. If you like cooking and want to create new things, we will give you the necessary cooking hacks to surprise even the most sophisticated palates. So go straight to turn on the oven. We are about to start with today’s cooking