Tag Archives: Kids

Holiday risks for kids with diabetes

Holiday fun and weekend distractions cause a dangerous drop-off in children and teens with type 1 diabetes taking their medication, a University of Adelaide study shows. The break from school-week routines saw a 20 per cent reduction in adherence to taking medications to manage their condition. The research, published in the journal Archives of Disease… Read More »

Tone deaf promotion of very early research on smartphone app for kids’ ear fluid

May 17, 2019 Posted By Categories Gary Schwitzer is founder and publisher of HealthNewsReview.org. STAT does some great stuff.  And some clunkers.  They get enough praise for the great stuff, but not enough scrutiny of the clunkers.  This is one such example. A story based on very preliminary research touted the early work in very… Read More »

Top 7 superfoods for kids to keep them healthy and active

The food industry is expanding and innovating exponentially but the honesty of this growth is questionable. Today, food adulteration has become a huge issue and there are commercial tricks and hidden agenda that spoil the integrity of fresh produce. From crops being cultivated, to being harvested, then manufactured, processed, packed, distributed and sold, there are… Read More »