Heat-wave induced asthma attacks on rise in infants

Heat-wave induced asthma attacks on rise in infants

Heat waves are linked to higher odds of dehydration and heat strokes. But latest findings suggest that the sudden rise in temperatures can also trigger asthma attacks

Pediatric organ transplants raises risk of kidney disease – Study

Pediatric organ transplants

Pediatric organ transplants put recipients at higher risk of kidney disease later in life, researchers have found. According to the findings of a new study, children who

Fall season welcomes Pollen grains! California, watch out for allergies

Are you struck hard by the sneezing bug? It’s fall time and the air is loaded with weed pollen that sails freely in the air and creeps

Food heated in plastic ups miscarriage risk–Study

Food heated in plastic ups miscarriage risk

Findings of a new study suggest that food items heated up in plastic containers are best left alone, especially by pregnant women. The study, conducted by researchers at

Do irregular bedtimes trigger behavior problems in kids?

Sleep

Here’s a legitimate reason to stick to a bedtime routine for your kids! It’s not only helpful for parents but also beneficial for their little ones! Young

St. Jude acquires manufacturer of ‘leadless pacemaker’

leadless pacemaker

Canada based St. Jude Medical Inc. announced Monday that it had acquired California-based Nano­stim Inc. in a $123.5 million deal. The acquisition gives the medical technology company

Study findings hint at statin, cataract link

Study findings hint at statin, cataract link

Findings of a latest study hint that cholesterol lowering statins such as Zocor (simvastatin) and Lipitor (atorvastatin) may be linked to the formation of vision-blurring cataracts. On

Stuttering children have lesser grey matter – Study

communication

Stuttering children have lesser grey matter in the brain’s area responsible for stimulating speech, researchers have found. The study, conducted by the researchers at the University of

Kissing a potent tool to screen ideal mate – Study

Kissing a potent tool to screen ideal mate - Study

If the findings of a new study are anything to go by, the act of kissing helps us evaluate prospective partners. Locking lips enables people assess a

Adults take Pedialyte to overcome hangover pangs

Adults take Pedialyte to overcome hangover pangs

Did you know that Pedialyte, the fruit-flavored drink for children with diarrhea doubles up as an effectual hangover remedy in adults? The findings do not come from