A new study has found that children of helicopter parents - those who control every aspect of their children's lives - are more likely to feel depressed and less satisfied with their lives than children whose parents aren't that controlling.
Exposure to lead from paints, toys and burning fuel can not only cause headaches and harm liver in young children, but also affect their nervous system. Changes in brain can increase risk of delinquency, stunted growth as well as a tendency to bully others and take part in acts of vandalism, according to a new research article.
If you are the first-born in your family, then according to a new study, you are at high risk of developing high blood pressure and diabetes than your siblings. Also, you are most likely to be taller and slimmer than your siblings.
A high blood pressure detected during pregnancy can serve as a warning for future development of severe health complications like heart disease, diabetes and kidney disease, according to a new study.
Cutting-down on the amount of salt can save thousands of lives over the decade, says a new study.
Children who are on medication for Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have just as severe symptoms of the condition- like impulsivity and inability to concentrate- as children with ADHD who don't take any medication for the condition, according to a new study.
Novo Nordisk said on Sunday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has asked the company to conduct additional clinical trials on the diabetes drugs Tresiba® and Ryzodeg®.
Today, when most of the adults can't keep a track of the electronic devices that are invading our lives, some pre-teens have been reported to be able to write malware to steal login information of online gamers.
A new research says that there are currently no evidence-based therapies that can help children and teens deal with psychological stress after witnessing a traumatic event.
Teen birth rate in the U.S. recorded a historic low in 2011, with just 31.3 births per 1,000 teens - a drop of 8 percent from 2010 - for teens between the ages 15-19, a federal government report said.
Stimulating certain nerves using a kind of headgear is effective in preventing migraine attacks in people, says a new study.
An old drug used to treat canker sores and asthma can help with weight loss and diabetes type-2, according to a new study.
Researchers have found the exact mechanism that tells you when your bladder is full and you need to rush to the nearest bathroom to avoid an embarrassing leakage. They say the study will help millions of people who suffer from an Overactive bladder, which is a condition where the affected person has sudden bladder contractions and an urgent need of urination.
A bad bacterium that's been known to cause gastritis, ulcers, and gastric cancer may be associated with weight control and promote glucose tolerance, a new study has found. Researchers say that the disappearance of the bacteria explains why obesity and diabetes type-2 rates have escalated in the past few decades.
Celgene's drug Pomalyst, (pomalidomide) for multiple myeloma has received federal approval for treating patients who have stopped responding to other drugs for the cancer, the Food and Drug Administration announced on Friday.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.