Give Kids a Safe, Stress-Free Holiday
TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- With all the parties,
outings and family gatherings during the holidays, it's easy for
kids to get overwhelmed or lost in the shuffle, a leading group of
Teen Violence Can Be Contagious, Study Contends
TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Violence could be
contagious among teens, according to Ohio State University
Mothers of Kids With Severe Birth Defects May Have Shorter Lives: Study
TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A mother raising a
child with a major birth defect may face a higher risk of dying
early compared with a mother whose child doesn't have a birth
defect, Danish research suggests.
Some Kids' Genes Might Make Food Ads More Tempting
MONDAY, Dec. 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Children with a
genetic trait linked to obesity may be more likely than other kids
to respond to fast-food commercials on TV, a new study
Life After Juvenile Detention Isn't Easy, Especially for Minorities
MONDAY, Dec. 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Many people have
difficulty getting their lives back on track after being released
from juvenile detention, especially those from racial and ethnic
minorities, a new study shows.
The Impact of Child Abuse Can Last a Lifetime
MONDAY, Dec. 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The traumatic effects
of child abuse and neglect can persist for decades, often with
substantial economic consequences, researchers report.
Sometimes the Holidays Aren't Always Jolly
SATURDAY, Dec. 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- The emotional and
financial stress of the holidays can trigger depression in some
people, but there are a number of ways to prevent it, a mental
health expert says.
Subway Surveillance Video Provides Clues to Suicidal Behavior
THURSDAY, Dec. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Real-time video
surveillance could help identify people at risk of suicide attempts
in subway stations, Canadian researchers report.
More Than 1 in 10 Pilots Suffer From Depression, Survey Finds
THURSDAY, Dec. 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- More than one-tenth
of professional airline pilots may suffer from depression, and a
small percentage might experience suicidal thoughts, a new survey
Women Denied an Abortion Endure Mental Health Toll: Study
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 14, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Women who are
denied an abortion may suffer anxiety and low self-esteem, a new