Tag: "birthdays" at medical news
Graduation may be hazardous to your health
...ecome ineligible for public coverage on their 19th birthdays
whether they go to college or not. Lack of Coverage Disrupts Access to Health Care and Creates Financial Stress Although young adults are on average healthier than older adults, they too need access to both preventive and acute health care. Contra...
Study shows link between antibiotics and allergies, asthma
...ata was collected prenatally and at the first four birthdays
until the children were 6 and 7 years old, when they underwent a clinical evaluation by a board-certified allergist. The data included information about all prescribed oral antibiotics; blood tests that measure the antibody (immunoglobulin E) that ca...
A novel way to boost childhood immunizations: Use baby pictures on personalized calendars
...lephone number of the health center, the names and birthdays
of the baby, his or her siblings and the parent. The calendar also contains personalized age-specific recommendations for clinical preventive services, as well as home safety and general parenting tips. The calendar project study was funded by th...
Approach of holidays has no effect on time of death
...mong prominent Americans in the month before their birthdays
and a 14 percent rise in the month afterward. Howe... the one-, two- and three-month periods around the birthdays
of the dead. Two studies analyzed the deaths of members of certain religious groups before and afte...