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Over 50s have the highest carbon footprint in the UK
...ar climate change and worry over the climate their grandchildren
will inherit. They are motivated to take action but frustrated by the failure of the Government and business to provide stronger leadership to combat global warming. The report combined a detailed carbon footprint analysis of the UK by age and hous...
Heartburn drug may help to slow progression of chronic heart failure
... takes time, but we hope it helps our children and grandchildren
and others in the future." Gary Francis, MD, did not participate in the research, but is a cardiologist and heart failure expert at Ohio's Cleveland Clinic. He, too, cautions that the benefits of famotidine for CHF patients remain unclear. "At th...
Research reinforces findings that Chinese exercises benefit older adults
... out, even the posture you have when you hold your grandchildren
the results are significant." Also telling, he said, is the strong desire among study participants to continue practicing Tai Chi and Qigong beyond the bounds of the research. "The program has demonstrated its sustainability at one of the senior...
Teen daughters of parents with HIV have higher childbearing rate
...ping with terminal or chronic illnesses." She said grandchildren
of those with HIV were better adjusted and had better home environments when counseling was given. The researchers studied 181 adolescent daughters of people with HIV. Participants, with an average age of 15, received either family-based counseling ...
WA team uses baby tooth to solve death mystery
...'s death, was prompted by concerns that any future grandchildren
might be affected. "Now, more than 10 years after her daughter's death, the test finding has discounted fears that the couple's son could also pass the condition on to any children he might have," said Professor Ravine. He said that although extracti...
Can bench pressing reduce or prevent lymphedema symptoms in breast-cancer survivors?
...t carry your own groceries don't pick-up your own grandchildren
don't live your own lives!' And the guidelines are based on air on nothing. There's no scientific evidence to suggest that they're correct." Strength training, believes Schmitz (an exercise physiologist), is an intriguing intervention for breast-ca...
UF study: Child raising toughest on young grandmothers
... below the poverty line and have larger numbers of grandchildren
to care for, he said. "Such grandmothers are not ...ills' work shows that younger grandmothers raising grandchildren
are more susceptible to depression," said Richard K. Caputo, professor of social policy and research...
Grandmothers' smoking linked to grandchildren's asthma decades later
...mokes while she is pregnant, both her children and grandchildren
may be more likely to have asthma as a result," said the study's senior author, Frank D. Gilliland, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., professor of preventive medicine at the Keck School of Medicine. "The findings suggest that smoking could have a longer-lasting i...