Hot Pepper Helps Provide Pain Relief For IBS Sufferers An estimated 50 million people in the United States come down with food poisoning every year. And though thousands do die each year from food poisoning, most live to eat another day. Show More Summary
Guy: What kind of dog is that over there? Girl: I think it’s a pug, but it’s really fat. Guy: It looks like a pig with Down’s syndrome. –Madison Square Park Overheard by: Manhattman
A chronicle of withdrawal syndrome from psychiatric meds.
Coming to a sidewalk near you: Pedestrian Aggressiveness Syndrome. Charles Mudede In the meandering essay "Surviving Seattle’s sidewalks," the Seattle Times writer Susan Kelleher makes the bold claim that our city is departing from the...Show More Summary
In a field filled with history, data, and very smart people, it can be difficult to do anything with confidence. And yet, this is one of the most desirable traits a doctor can have, that and a light hand when it comes to handing out narcotics. However, I have never been a fan of over-confidence. […]
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is becoming a significant problem in women’s health. Between 1 in 10 to 20 women have the condition, although more than 50 percent remain undiagnosed. PCOS is the leading cause of female infertility and women who do become pregnant have higher rates of miscarriage, preterm birth, and gestational diabetes. Women with […]
They say that honey bees are in decline to colony collapse syndrome, but that is certainly not the case in Charlotte! I can report that the Honey Bees are alive and doing well in the Tar Heel state…at least the two legged kind. Our next honoree is a second year veteran and another one of [...]
A girl with Down syndrome is being called a hero after saving her 3-year-old sister from drowning in the family pool. Though everyone else in the Richardson family was ready to go inside after a swimming session, 12-year-old Carin wanted a little bit more time in the water. Show More Summary
Let’s face it, with how rapidly camera manufacturers are improving digital technology and releasing new and improved cameras, it’s hard not to get caught up in gear acquisition syndrome. At some point, you may have even caught yourself saying, “If I just had (fill in any piece of equipment here), my photography would be so much [...]Show More Summary
As a new father, I get the impulse to share everything your brilliant, adorable child does. I call it the "proud papa syndrome," and I am prey to it myself. But parents may want to consider throttling back on all this over-sharing -- and not just because the people on the receiving end probably find it deeply annoying. Show More Summary
Antivaccine activists amuse me. Obviously, I think they are a major risk to public health. Their relentless demonization of vaccines as causing autism, autoimmune diseases, “shaken baby syndrome,” and even sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) serves no purpose other than to frighten parents and discourage them from vaccinating. As despicable as some of their antics…
The Endocrine Society today issued a Clinical Practice Guideline (CPG) on strategies for treating Cushing's syndrome, a condition caused by overexposure to the hormone cortisol.
Flora MacDonald trailblazed for women, but suspected they ultimately let her down The post The truth about ‘Flora Syndrome’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Amanda Booth has modeled for Target and Old Navy, and has appeared on television shows like “Community” and “Hot in Cleveland.” She also landed a Lancome commercial with Julia Roberts recently. And now it would seem that modeling runs in the family... The post Amanda Booth’s Son with Down Syndrome Lands His Own Modeling Contract appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
When I handed my 8 year-old son a personalized, autographed copy of the children's book Black Day: The Monster Rock Band, I told him the author, Marcus Sikora, was a 25 year-old man with Down syndrome. I was anticipating some fixed response, as mothers are want to hope for--and are usually wrong about. Show More Summary
I have never been a great airplane passenger. I prefer to be on the ground. Now that I have learned about Aerotoxic Syndrome, a heath issue not in the public domain, I have a new concern. In a pattern strongly reminiscent of how "Big...Show More Summary
"It's crazy to think that just over a week ago she was a baby in an orphanage and now she's a princess."
Maxwell Peterson, 16-years-old, was a beloved student at East High School in Madison, Wisconsin. His special education teacher Josh Albarelli spoke with WISC News 3. He spoke about the happiness Maxwell brought to him as well as his fellow students. Show More Summary
The prescription for interest rate angst is simple: Don’t sit in cash.
South Korea on Tuesday declared a de facto end to an outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome that has killed 26 people.