Millions of children have peanut allergies, and some may have life-threatening reactions if accidentally exposed to them. Doctors have been testing daily doses of peanut flour, contained in a capsule and sprinkled over food, as a way to prevent that.
Excess in most anything can have consequences but kids, because of their smaller size, are at higher risk for medical complications from too many energy drinks because of their smaller body size, and potentially heavy and frequent use.
University of Rochester researchers found the brains of mice exposed to the equivalent of two-and-a-half glasses of wine each day were more efficient at removing waste products that are associated with dementia.
As high rates of flu pack the rooms at Virginia Mason Memorial hospital, the hospital has adjusted its visitation policy. As a precaution, children 12 years of age and younger are restricted from visiting the hospital.
Taking a cruise taps into three different types of well-being: the emotional experience of a getaway, the relationship factor of meeting new people, the experience of seeing new places and ultimately broadening one's personal horizons.