The United States’ aging population will help drive the projected increase in Americans with hearing loss. Focus on strategies for preventing hearing loss, through affordable intervention and access to hearing healthcare services are advised by the researchers.
Researchers found that even though schools have anti-bullying programs, these programs might not actually be reducing the number of victims.
Researchers found that college students changed their drinking patterns when parents talked about alcohol before school started.
There have been studies earlier linking premature birth to increased risk of lower IQ and impaired cognitive and motor skills in babies. However, a new study has found that programs for helping such infants and their families after they leave the hospital apparently increases IQ in the period up to school age, and provides lasting improvements in cognitive skills. For the study, researchers conducted a review of 21 studies of early developmental intervention programs for babies born before the 37th week of pregnancy.
Most college goers suffer from "Freshman 15," weight gain experienced by those living independently for the first time. This happens basically because they are unable to make right decisions about their diet and exercise, away from home.
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.