Monday, March 25th, 2019

 

Common Diabetes Test May Often Miss the Mark

There are three types of blood tests that can be used to look for diabetes — the A1C, a fasting blood test or a random blood test, according to the U.S. National Institute for Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. The resource:27


For Toddlers, Books Still Better Than Tablets

Booking.com Parents and toddlers talked more when reading print books, and were more apt to work together to perform tasks like holding the book and turning pages, researchers found. The resource:27


‘Male Pill’ Makes Another Advance

Among the men who took the birth control pill, average circulating testosterone levels dropped as low as that which occurs in a state of androgen (male hormone) deficiency. The resource:27


Study: To Stay Trim, Don’t Eat in the Evening

The research team found that eating later into the day was associated with a higher body mass index (BMI) and greater body fat. The resource:27


Study: To Stay Trim, Don’t Eat in the Evening

The research team found that eating later into the day was associated with a higher body mass index (BMI) and greater body fat. The resource:27


Study: To Stay Trim, Don’t Eat in the Evening

The research team found that eating later into the day was associated with a higher body mass index (BMI) and greater body fat. The resource:27


The warning signs of suicide – and how to get help

Several high-profile deaths have ignited concern about the rising rates of suicide. It’s important to know the warning signs, health officials say


The warning signs of suicide – and how to get help

Several high-profile deaths have ignited concern about the rising rates of suicide. It’s important to know the warning signs, health officials say


Tax sugary drinks, pediatrician and heart groups urge

On average, American children drink more than 30 gallons of sweetened beverages a year, hiking health risks


Tax sugary drinks, pediatrician and heart groups urge

On average, American children drink more than 30 gallons of sweetened beverages a year, hiking health risks