Monday, April 1st, 2019

 

6-year-old dies of heart attack while taking baseball photos

The boy was on the field to take a team photo, and then he collapsed Booking.com


Most Parents Want Age Limits on Football Tackling

The rate of concussion in youth sports remains fairly low; but research suggests that because so many U.S. kids play sports, it translates to as many as 1.9 million concussions a year among 5- to 18-year-olds. Booking.com The resource:27


Screen for autism as early as 16 months, experts say

Advocates hope to lower the age of autism diagnosis in the U.S., because early intervention can help kids


Screen for autism as early as 16 months, experts say

Advocates hope to lower the age of autism diagnosis in the U.S., because early intervention can help kids


Uninsured Get Pushed from Hospitals Faster

Uninsured patients were also more than twice as likely to be transferred to another hospital and 66% more likely to be discharged outright, compared with people with private insurance, the findings showed. The resource:27


Uninsured Get Pushed from Hospitals Faster

Uninsured patients were also more than twice as likely to be transferred to another hospital and 66% more likely to be discharged outright, compared with people with private insurance, the findings showed. The resource:27


Early diagnosis could help kids with autism

This Autism Awareness Month, a major advocacy group is launching a new campaign to try to help children get diagnosed younger. Experts say early intervention can help improve kids’ lives. CBS News’ Tom Hanson reports.


Study Gives New Hope to Patients With Rare Cancers

Many people with rare cancers lack good treatments, and drug companies don’t develop any because of small potential sales, the Associated Press reported. The resource:27


Raw pet food companies are in FDA’s doghouse

More pet owners are buying raw pet food because they believe it’s “ancestral” — but regulators cite safety concerns


Fenty Beauty Pulled “Geisha Chic” Highlighter Due to Criticism

Fenty Beauty apologized to fans after facing criticism over its new Geisha Chic Killawatt highlighter shade. It also pulled the highlighter completely until it can be renamed. Read about the incident and Fenty’s response, here.