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1632 Articles Matching "adults"

Occupational Therapy Improves Health, Quality Of Life Of Young Adults With Diabetes

Jan 13, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
New results from a University of Southern California-led research study demonstrates the distinct value of occupational therapy for improving the health and quality of life of young adults living with diabetes. Research participants who completed the Resilient, Empowered, Active Living with Diabete......
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ADHD Testing

Jan 12, 2019 , RxList
ADHD testing involves a number of screening tools, full history and physical, self-tests, observations, and other evaluations. Read more about diagnosing ADHD in children and...
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Alcohol Effects in Nonalcoholic Adults

Jan 12, 2019 , RxList
Alcohol Effects in Nonalcoholic Adults eTool, find out how alcohol effects...
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Webinar to focus on flu prevention in older adults

Jan 11, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Sanofi Pasteur will be offering a live educational webcast for pharmacists aimed at helping pharmacists understand the impact the flu can have on older patients and those with chronic conditions. Read More...
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Sleep Apnea is Common in Black Adults with Uncontrolled Hypertension

Jan 11, 2019 , CardioSmart
Treating underlying sleep problems could improve hypertension...
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About Half Of US Adolescents Report Having Private Time With Healthcare Providers

Jan 10, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Only about half of young people 13 to 26 years old in the United States report ever having time with their regular healthcare provider without a parent or someone else in the room, despite professional guidelines that recommend adolescents and young adults have access to confidential services and ti......
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Diabetes tied to worse word recall in older adults

Jan 10, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Older people with type 2 diabetes may struggle more with verbal memory than their peers without the disease, a recent study suggests....
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SVS Foundation: Be 'Circulation Smart' - Know What It Takes To Have A Healthy Vascular System

Jan 10, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
If this is the year you hope to take charge of your heath, knowing the signs of vascular disease and vascular health is sure to help. Vascular disease is a common disorder, particularly in older adults. Peripheral arterial disease (PAD), for example, occurs in 12-20% of adults over the age of 60, a......
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One More Reason To Lose Those Extra Pounds: Cut Your Cancer Risk

Jan 09, 2019 , Forbes
Many common cancers are seen more frequently in overweight and obese adults. A recent study identified which states carry this increased...
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1 in 10 Adults Have Food Allergies, But Twice as Many Think They Do

Jan 09, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: 1 in 10 Adults Have Food Allergies, But Twice as Many Think They DoCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/4/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/7/2019 12:00:00...
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Following Up On Jazmine Barnes Murder Case: How Trauma Affects Memory, Plays Havoc With Eyewitness Accounts

Jan 08, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Psychologists discuss what goes on in the brain during life-threatening situations and why there were such conflicting accounts of the suspects in the December shooting. Public health news also focuses on schizophrenia, dementia, brainwashing, food allergies, aging well, plant-based diets, screenings for adults, pre-natal blood tests, flu symptoms, Holocaust death rate, blood samples and typing...
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19% Of Adults Think They Have Food Allergies, How Many Really Do?

Jan 06, 2019 , Forbes
Food allergies remain very misunderstood and potentially "misunderestimated" and "misoverestimated" at the same...
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More than 1 in 10 US adults has a food allergy, study finds

Jan 05, 2019 , CNN Health
Blake Sorensen of Chicago has a routine: "Phone, keys, wallet, EpiPen. That's what I've become accustomed to."...
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Half Adults Who Claim Food Allergy Don't Have One

Jan 05, 2019 , WebMD
Experts said the findings highlight two important facts: Food allergies are common among U.S. adults, and many mistakenly believe they have...
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High rate of food allergies seen in U.S. adults

Jan 05, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - More than 10 percent of American adults are allergic to at least one food, a new study suggests....
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Missed cancer screenings linked to earlier death from non-cancer causes

Jan 03, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Adults who skip recommended cancer screenings may be more likely than those who don't skip them to die prematurely from causes unrelated to malignancies, a U.S. study suggests....
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One-floor living helps seniors 'age in place'

Jan 02, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Older adults are less likely to need to change residences if their homes have certain features, including no stairs, a new study found....
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More U.S. adults losing sleep in recent years

Dec 29, 2018 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - One third of U.S. adults say they sleep less than six hours a night, which is 15 percent more than were getting too little sleep 15 years ago, researchers say....
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Evidence Shows Abuse of Xanax, Valium on the Rise

Dec 28, 2018 , WebMD
The statistics also revealed that benzodiazepine use among adults is more than twice as high as previously reported, with nearly 13 percent using the drugs within the past...
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U.S. FDA approves Stemline Therapeutics' rare blood disease treatment

Dec 22, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved Stemline Therapeutics Inc's Elzonris for the treatment of a rare blood disease in adults and children aged two years and above....
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