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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – Depression is the most common mental health problem in the U.S., affecting about 17 million people. When you think of depression, you probably don’t think about children—especially preschool children. However, researchers are discovering new insights about this disorder in the very young.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ke$ha is out of rehab for an eating disorder.
Giggle is an upscale children’s store on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, situated strategically across from a playground and next to a popular spin cycle and yoga studio where yuppie moms come and go all day.
SARASOTA, Fla. - Chocolate and happiness are synonymous for some people and that seemed to be the case Sunday at the Chocolate Sundae Event. The all-you-can-eat chocolate extravaganza took place at Michael's on East Sunday afternoon. For twenty dollars many indulged in an unlimited chocolate buffet. The desserts were provided by more than twenty Suncoast businesses such as Sweet Doctors, The Fudge Factory and Sarasota's Frozen Yogurt Company. Co-owner of Michael's on East, Philip Mancini, said “For me personally all it takes is to see one child suffering and I'm just a softy. That's just all it takes and I need to support (the cause) the best I can." The Chocolate Sundae Event benefited the United Cerebral Palsy of Southwest Florida.
MIAMI, FL -- (Marketwired) — 02/13/14 -- The Weinbach Group, a leading Miami public relations firm, announced today that it was hired to provide marketing communications services for The Miami Foundation, one of the region's most respected nonprofits and steward of more than $200 million in charitable assets. Working with the Foundation's senior staff, The Weinbach Group will endeavor to raise awareness about the Miami Foundation's community impact and its unique approach to philanthropy that allows donors to create customized charitable funds that support specific missions.
(BPT) - For the millions of Americans living with type 2 diabetes, a combination of diet, exercise and medication can help them control the condition. But even those who are doing everything right to manage their diabetes may be at higher risk of developing heart disease and stroke – if they fail to also treat their high “bad” cholesterol.
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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (Ivanhoe Newswire) –Imagine not being able to eat or drink without pain, nausea, or vomiting. That’s the reality for people with a condition known as achalasia. Now, there’s a new procedure to fix the problem and there is no incision required!
(BPT) - Dental health is essential to overall health, affecting everything from our hearts to our mental well-being. Yet despite ample research that underscores the importance of taking care of our teeth, millions of Americans never go to the dentist. A lack of dental insurance is one of the top reasons Americans don’t keep up with their dental care.
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Six out of ten British 13-year-old girls are afraid of gaining or getting fat, compared to four in ten boys of the same age, and these feelings can lead to behaviors associated with eating disorders.
(BPT) - More Americans than ever before are now older than 65, and in just four more decades, for the first time in history, there will be more seniors in the U.S. than people younger than 18, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Given those numbers, is it any surprise that many families wrestle with decisions for how to take care of aging parents, grandparents and other loved ones?
ANNA MARIA, Fla. - Bees around the world are dying from what scientists call colony collapse disorder. A recent study showed pesticides might be to blame. That's troublesome because bees are critically important to our eco-system -- a fact that's understood along Pine Avenue on Anna Maria Island.
BALTIMORE, Md. (Ivanhoe Newswire) –Fifty percent of Americans will suffer from hemorrhoids by age 50, but do you really know what you need to about this painful condition?
Eating disorders are often hard to diagnose, look for some key warning signs.
Eating disorders can sometimes start with a person’s desire to lose weight that somehow, spirals out of control,and picking up on the warning signs is often not easy.
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Through a wall at his Rhode Island hotel, Aaron Alexis could hear them - voices harassing him, wanting to harm him. He couldn't sleep. He believed people were following him, using a microwave machine to send vibrations to his body. He changed hotels once, then again. But he called police and told them he couldn't get away from the voices.
Would you recognize if your child had an eating disorder?
When a child is overweight, losing the extra pounds may not be the only concern for parents and doctors.
Alcoholics may be more genetically vulnerable to certain types of eating disorders, and vice-versa, according to a recent study at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
An antibiotic is a chemical substance produced by one organism that is destructive to another. The word antibiotic came from the word antibiosis a term coined in 1889 by Paul Vuillemin that means a process by which life is used to destroy life.
MIDLAND CITY, Ala. (AP) -- As FBI and police negotiators sought for days to coax an Alabama man into freeing a kindergartner held hostage in an underground bunker, the captor was planning for violence, authorities say.
(NAPSI)—Gathering together as a family for dinner can be a great idea, research shows. Just 20 minutes a night can positively affect children’s development and behavior.
Research confirms over and over again the high failure rate of dieting. Dieting often causes far more problems than it solves. Not only do most people gain back any weight they lose, they lower their metabolism, change their hormones so weight loss is even harder and they often end up bingeing as a result of deprivation. So what do you do when your “overweight” daughter comes home crying because she was teased at school?