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Health

Instagram star refuses surgery to correct curved spine while doctors warn it may kill her

While the condition doesn’t affect her day-to-day activities, Hayley does feel concerned about her appearance.

08 Nov 2018 12:24 PM

Falls from soft furniture leading cause of toddler injuries, survey finds

Just as healthcare providers discuss special car seats for safety, they should remind families of the hazards of benign-appearing furniture.

08 Nov 2018 10:14 AM

Music may improve social communication in autistic children

Link between autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and music dates back to the first description of autism, more than 70 years ago.

08 Nov 2018 9:33 AM

Encourage teens to discuss relationships, experts say

Healthcare providers and parents should discuss key aspects of healthy relationship, including respect, communication and value of health.

08 Nov 2018 8:56 AM

Early risers may be at lower risk of breast cancer, says study

The study on several women found some evidence for a causal link between sleeping for longer and breast cancer.

08 Nov 2018 8:48 AM

Toddlers with ASD face emotional vulnerabilities, says study

According to studies, toddlers with ASD display enhanced anger and frustration and decreased fear in response to naturalistic situations.

08 Nov 2018 8:40 AM

Benefit of low-salt diet for heart failure uncertain

Heart failure happens when the heart muscle is too weak to effectively pump enough blood through the body.

07 Nov 2018 5:35 PM

Study associates back pain with mortality in older women

Back pain may directly impair daily activities.

07 Nov 2018 4:20 PM

Insufficient antibiotics available for cystic fibrosis patients: Study

Cystic fibrosis affects about 70,000 people worldwide.

07 Nov 2018 2:04 PM

Women who give birth to boys more likely to suffer from depression

Here is what a new study has found.

07 Nov 2018 1:51 PM