An updated consensus statement on how to treat athletes with concussions was recently published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has released a set of guidelines to manage type 2 diabetes mellitus in children.
A growing number of people are opting for contact lenses rather than regular spectacles, and many of these are children in their teens. Although contact lenses are safe, they need to be taken care of properly, or they may lead to serious consequences like infections and ulcerations, according to an eye disease expert. "While contacts are generally very safe, wearers should know that poor contact care can lead to serious health issues," Dr. Sean Edelstein, an assistant professor of ophthalmology at Saint Louis University Medical Center, said in a university news release.
Parents of very young children always need to be alert and be aware as to what their child is up to and what could cause him/her danger. It is easy for toddlers to meet with accidents at home...many of which have even turned fatal for the babies, with drowning being the leading cause of unintentional death among children aged 1 to 4 years-old.