Archive for December, 2015 : Lilian’s January 2016 NewsletterDecember 31st, 2015
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Individual Interventions Improve Classroom EnvironmentDecember 29th, 2015
The intervention may lead to strong indirect effects inside the classroom’s cooperation, order, and growth that will benefit all students in the class.
“Fat but Fit” Not OkDecember 29th, 2015
Beneficial effects of high fitness are reduced in obese people and no significant effects in extreme obese individuals.
Home Births: No Increase Risk of ComplicationsDecember 29th, 2015
Women who underwent home birth have lower intervention rates and likely to have breastfeeding a few days after delivery.
Ban on Tanning Bed Use By Under 18December 29th, 2015
The rise in melanoma rates among teens create a concern which push to make additional restrictions related to indoor tanning.
Excess Body Fat Harms Bone GrowthDecember 22nd, 2015
Fat within the muscle may have an effect on bone growth especially in children and researchers recommend that children should have a healthy lifestyle.
Virtual Reality Helps Avoid Road Hazards for Child-PedestriansDecember 22nd, 2015
The training could help child-pedestrians pinpoint their behaviors that will lead them to accidents and train them to correct them.
‘Pill Mill’ Crackdown Dramatically Reduced Drugs Overdose DeathsDecember 22nd, 2015
The new laws allow law enforcement to arrest and prosecute the operators of “pill mills” clinics and prevent addiction and save many lives.
The United States is Teaming up With Al Qaeda, AgainDecember 18th, 2015
Must-read article in Harpers about the real source of Islamic terrorism and how the U.S. empowers it.
Vitamin A and Colon CancerDecember 15th, 2015
Retinoid from Vitamin A eliminates cancer cells and preventing the progression of the tumor.
One-Size Fits All Vaccine Strategy Not EffectiveDecember 15th, 2015
In developing vaccine strategies, public health must see that the onset of epidemic has a big difference between cities and rural areas.
Study: Limited Access of Food Leads to Increase Food IntakeDecember 15th, 2015
The findings help researchers develop new therapies for effective weight-loss.
Proof of Obama’s Support for TerroristsDecember 12th, 2015
It is not hard to find the evidence that Obama actively supports terrorists.
Chemicals Found in E-Cigarette Flavors Linked to Severe Respiratory DiseasesDecember 8th, 2015
The government warned e-cigarette smokers about diacetyl found in the e-cigarette flavors tha can cause respiratory hazards.
Urban Garden May Help Lower Risk of Cancer RecurrenceDecember 8th, 2015
Cancer survivors who have weekly access to fresh produce have shown positive results in their health.
Eating Disorders Intervention Program Reduces Pursuit of Thin Beauty IdealDecember 8th, 2015
The study helps in altering young women’s brains in response to supermodels which perpetuates in the unrealistic pursuit.
Questions to Ask Obama About ISILDecember 7th, 2015
Another great must-read essay from William Blum. This one comes in the wake of Obama’s grotesque address to the nation on how he will keep America safe from the terrorists he creates.
Depressed Women with Breast Cancer Have Higher Death RiskDecember 1st, 2015
Women with breast cancer must have greater social support and pyschological interventions to avoid depression that may contribute in the survival.
U.S Physicians Experiencing More Burnout Than Years EarlierDecember 1st, 2015
Healthcare organizations have a shared responsibility in addressing burnout among physicians and more needs to be done to lessen their stress.
Cancer Cells Affect Neighboring Normal CellsDecember 1st, 2015
The result of the study opens up new cancer research areas especially how cancer cells intereact with the sorrounding normal cells.