1184 Articles Matching "baby"

Survey: Many Baby Boomers Not Screened for Hepatitis C Despite Risk

Apr 25, 2019 , WebMD
Almost half of baby boomers in a WebMD reader survey said they haven't been tested for hepatitis C. And as many aren't aware that a cure...
Read more

Exercise, sleep, screens: New guidelines for children under 5

Apr 25, 2019 , CNN Health
For the greatest health benefits, how much play time, screen time and sleep should your baby or young child have in a given day? The World Health Organization has some answers....
Read more

Many Accidental Suffocation Deaths In Infants Entirely Preventable With Better Education Efforts For Families

Apr 23, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Many parents think what they're doing is safe and OK, until they lose their baby. “It is very, very distressing that in the U.S. we’re just seeing this resistance, or persistence of these high numbers,” said Dr. Fern Hauck, a University of Virginia expert in infant deaths. In other maternal and child health news: postpartum depression and commuting while...
Read more

There were only 147 of the world's fattest parrots alive -- and then came the baby boom

Apr 20, 2019 , CNN Health
Behold the delightful kākāpō, a flightless bird that holds the honor of being the fattest kind of parrot in the world. These roly-poly land angels are native to New Zealand, and unfortunately, they are also critically endangered: Up until recently, there were only 147 of them....
Read more

Baby Step Towards Breath-Testing For Gut Disorders

Apr 19, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Small children may one day avoid invasive, painful and often traumatic oesophageal tube-testing for gut damage and coeliac disease with a new method of simply blowing into a glass tube to provide effective diagnoses. Research published in international journal Scientific Reports describes an exciti......
Read more

IBM Watson cuts back on drug discovery, Redox's $33M Series C and more digital health news briefs

Apr 19, 2019 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Also: Sensor system monitors Parkinson's medication fluctions; Babylon Health ramps up North America...
Read more

This baby got measles because of anti-vaxers

Apr 19, 2019 , CNN Health
Fainy Sukenik believes in vaccines, and her four children are up to date on all their shots....
Read more

Baby T-Rex fossil listed for sale on eBay for $3 million

Apr 18, 2019 , CNBC Health
The eBay listing, last updated on Tuesday, claims the artifact is "most likely the only baby T-rex in the world," adding that the specimen has a 15-foot-long body, 21-inch skull and serrated...
Read more

Doctors develop 'cure' for babies with 'bubble boy' disease

Apr 18, 2019 , CNN Health
Dannie Hawkins dreamed for her precious baby nephew, Ja'Ceon Golden, to experience the simple joys of childhood -- swimming in pools during the summer, going to birthday parties, playing in parks filled with people, having a pet -- without risk....
Read more

98point6 supports Banner|Aetna's members, Clinc's voice transcription integrates with Medical Memory's patient app and more digital health deals

Apr 17, 2019 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Also: Heal's house call services come to LA seniors; Babyscripts' partnership with AmeriHealth Caritas...
Read more

Moving from 'sick care' to prevention over cure with technology

Apr 17, 2019 , Mobile Health News
A chat with Dr. Ali Parsa, Founder & CEO, Babylon...
Read more
Banner Health Children

J&J's first-quarter earnings drop 14% as legal costs soar

Apr 17, 2019 , CNBC Health
Johnson & Johnson reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations even as it faces litigation over its talc baby powder and new competition against its prostate cancer drug...
Read more

Moving from ‘sick care’ to prevention over cure with technology

Apr 16, 2019 , Mobile Health News
With the ambitious mission to put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth, Babylon Health, an AI-powered smartphone app, was founded in January 2013 and launched to the public in April 2014. The company’s app, available on iOS and Android devices, allows users to book a video consultation with a doctor or a therapist, send photo or text messages to get answers to quick questions, track their health, and store basic health information like family...
Read more

State Highlights: Rhode Island Discusses Better Training For 911 Call Takers After Baby’s Death; Some Foster Families In Massachusetts Opt Out, Citing Inadequate System

Apr 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Rhode Island, Massachusetts, California, Ohio, Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, Georgia, New Mexico, Kansas and...
Read more

Baby Created With 3 People's DNA Born in Greece

Apr 13, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Baby Created With 3 People's DNA Born in GreeceCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/12/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/12/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

Herbals in Pregnancy May Endanger Mom, Baby

Apr 12, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Herbals in Pregnancy May Endanger Mom, BabyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/10/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/11/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

Health Tip: Babysitting Emergencies

Apr 12, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Babysitting EmergenciesCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/11/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/11/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

Hyland’s rolls out Baby Oral Pain Relief tablets at additional retailers

Apr 12, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Hyland’s Baby Oral Pain Relief tablets are now available at Walgreens and additional Walmart stores. Read More...
Read more

A healthy 'three-parent baby' born in Greece, fertility doctors say

Apr 12, 2019 , CNBC Health
Fertility doctors in Greece and Spain say they made medical history after a healthy baby boy was born using genetic information from three...
Read more

Controversial 'three-person' IVF used for baby boy born in Greece

Apr 12, 2019 , CNN Health
A team of Greek and Spanish doctors has produced a baby from three people using a controversial IVF technique....
Read more