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Although numerous studies have investigated the effects of vitamin D supplementation on cognition and mental health among the adult population, little is known about its effects among adolescents. In an article published in 2017, researchers examined ...
Sabine E. Hannema, MD, PhD, of the department of pediatrics, Leiden University Medical Centre in the Netherlands, and colleagues evaluated 28 adolescents (median age, 16 years) transitioning from male to female treated with oral estrogen for at least 1 ...
THE end of secondary education marks a defining moment for many young people as they make critical academic and career decisions to create the future that they envision for themselves.
"Channeling funds into the well-being, health, and education of adolescents can bring huge benefits - and up to a tenfold return on investment - a new report has found.
My association with this very sensitive group (adolescents) is a long journey, of over four decades and I have some experience in dealing with such emotionally disturbed kids, and helping them to regain the lost stability.
The Partnership for Maternal and child Health of Northern New Jersey (the Partnership), in collaboration with the New Jersey Department of Health, today announced the winners for the fifth annual Protect Me With 3+ adolescent immunization awareness ...
She emphasised that there was no reason or justification, being spiritual or traditional to deny the adolescent group sex education, as they constituted about 38 percent and remained a significant proportion of the national population.
Sunyani, April 21, GNA - Dr Leticia Adelaide Appiah, the Executive Director of the National population Council, on Tuesday called for intensified sex education for teenagers to protect them against pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections.
The number of people reporting daily worry and anxiety is on the rise, especially with adolescents. There is an undeniably complex relationship between daily worry, cortisol levels, short-term health complaints, and later health complications.
As the youth population continues to experience an increased prevalence of obesity, the incidence of type 2 diabetes in children and adolescence is also on the rise, with roughly 45% of all new adolescent diagnoses consisting of T2D, where previously ...
youth who were infected with HIV perinatally who do not strictly adhere to ART as adolescents and young adults were at higher risk of viremia, immunosuppression, CDC-B and CDC-C events and mortality, according to a recent study.
Onset of DSWPD often occurs during adolescence as a result of behavioral and physiological factors. ... Differentiating the features from insomnia entails understanding the adolescent's schedule during school compared with weekends or holidays.
Amsterdam - Approximately one-third of children under 18 years in the United Kingdom with hepatitis C developed serious long-term liver disease, according to data presented at the International Liver Congress.
Improving the physical, mental and sexual health of adolescents aged 10-19 years, at the cost of US$4.6 per person per year, could bring a 10-fold economic benefit by averting 12 million adolescent deaths and preventing more than 30 million unwanted ...
Speaking at a panel session convened by the World Bank on the topic, as part of the Spring Meetings taking place this week, Melinda Gates, the co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, agreed huge investments were needed in adolescent human ...
Lohse and colleagues analyzed data from 271 adolescent offspring of mothers with type 1 diabetes (mean age, 17 years) and 297 adolescents born to mothers without diabetes matched for age and sex (controls; mean age, 17 years). Researchers assessed ...
Improving the physical, sexual and mental health of adolescents aged between 10 and 19 years, can avert more than 12 million adolescent deaths and more than 30 million unwanted pregnancies in adolescents, according to the study. Similarly, programmes ...
The risk for depression and depressive symptoms is greater among children and adolescents with obesity compared with those with normal weight or overweight, and the risk is higher among girls compared with boys, according to findings published in ...
United Nations, New York - A study published today in The Lancet shows that improving the physical, mental and sexual health of adolescents, at a cost of about $4.60 per person per year, would yield more than 10 times as much in benefits to society ...
Improving the physical, mental and sexual health of adolescents aged 10-19 years, at the cost of US$4.6 per person per year, could bring a 10-fold economic benefit by averting 12 million adolescent deaths and preventing more than 30 million unwanted ...
Exposure to various common childhood adversities - such as parental psychiatric disorder, parental substance abuse or a death in the family - is associated with a substantially increased risk of suicide in adolescence and young adulthood, finds a study ...
The prevalence of hypertension among adolescents living in the greater Houston area is highest among those with Hispanic ethnicity and those with obesity, according to study findings published in Pediatrics.
Throughout my career as a forensic psychiatrist specialising in children and adolescents, I have tended to decline TV work.
These researchers looked at adolescents referred to a tertiary center for scoliosis concerns, and found that overweight and obese adolescents presented with significantly larger spinal curves at a higher degree of skeletal maturity, meaning their ...
cartoonist Keith Knight juggles a lot of deadlines. He's the creator of not one, not two, but three different comic strips: The Knight Life, Th(ink) and The K Chronicles.
The brain develops rapidly during the adolescent years, which partially explains why teens experience anger, sadness and frustration so intensely.
I intend, in this space, to call attention to the population of adolescent mothers, who, in one way or the other, have experienced gender-based violence.
adolescents and young adults ages 12 through 21 with autism accessed emergency department (ED) services four times as often as adolescents without autism. Older adolescents and those living in rural areas showed a significant increase in ED visits over ...
Eating away at eating disorders in adolescents Avoidant restrictive food intake disorder is one of four main types of eating disorders.
Tanzania is facing a shortage of adolescent youth Friendly Health Services (AYFHS), forcing an American noNGOvernmental organization (NGO) to mitigate it.
Oregon State University reports that adolescents who have frequent physical education classes are not only in better shape, they are also more well informed about the significant role of physical activity in health.
Expanding GBV Prevention and Response Programming in Santo Domingo to Benefit adolescent refugee Girls: Case Study: Strengthening GBV Prevention & Response in Urban Contexts ... here as illustrative examples of urban GBV programming tailored for ...
Tema, April 14, GNA - Mrs. Grace Eddy Amewu, Focal person for adolescent health, Tema Metropolitan Health Directorate, has called on parents to help protect the sexual and reproductive health of their adolescent children by opening up to them ...
MANCHESTER - Mayor Ted Gatsas said Wednesday he is speaking to state leaders about opening an inpatient substance abuse treatment program for adolescents at the under-used Sununu youth Center in the North End of the city. Gatsas said he's spoken to ...
adolescents, defined as children and teenagers from ages 10-19, are among the biggest group of people at risk in the United States for disease, substance abuse, relationship violence and mental health conditions.
Brian Wilson GigCity Edmonton He stopped touring with his brothers and cousins long before the Beach Boys were a nostalgia act at Klondike Days - but Brian Wilson is known as much for his elusive eccentricities as his musical genius.
"Sometimes there's a dramatic technological gap," said psychology professor Paul D. Schwartz, director of the Center for adolescent Research and Development, Mount Saint Mary College. "Treat your children with respect. What they teach us makes the gap ...
Ashley Glover, Kern County crime prevention Specialist, will offer a presentation about adolescent substance abuse in the Indian wells Valley at the Parker Performing arts Center on Monday, April 17 at 6 p.m.
A new study from children's hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) finds one in three adolescents with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) acquires an intermediate driver's license, and the majority does so in their 17th year. The vast majority of teens with ASD ...
The results also showed more than one adolescent in five reported no physical education at all; nearly 40 percent of the students in the 459-person sample, whose ages ranged from 12 to 15, were obese or overweight; and only 26.8 percent met the federal ...
High BMI in late adolescence was associated with future severe liver disease and HCC, but development of T2DM was associated with an increased risk across all BMI categories, suggesting that men who develop T2DM should be screened for liver disease.
"We believe we are the first to compare adolescent blood pressures to body mass index in these four major ethnic/racial groups," said Joshua Samuels, M.D.
Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton might have to go cap in hand to the finance ministry for more money to increase the personnel allocated to the Community Mental Health Services.
1. Among obese adolescents, hypertension was most prevalent in white individuals and least prevalent among African American children.
But what happens during adolescence, with the changing of bodies during puberty, suddenly there's a sort of sexuality element that comes into play.
For Mitsuha and Taki, there are other, more immediate concerns, like being profoundly alienated from the body each is actually inhabiting, which, of course, is another way to describe adolescence (and other maladies). The story opens just as Mitsuha ...
Adults who suspect their adolescent is up to something may feel compelled to cross privacy boundaries, but research on Dutch families found that the teenagers of prying parents weren't misbehaving any more than those whose parents didn't snoop.
... an adolescent sample, and the first to examine the role of adolescents' closeness to friends in this relationship.
Electronic address: DiChen@luriechildrens.org., Division of adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Ann & Robert H. Lurie children's hospital of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg school of ...


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