Being Overweight – Living Habits Of Families As Strong A Factor As Genes

Sep 16, 2014 by

Much is said and written about how diseases run in families. Obesity, too, has a link with family history. But how much of this is...

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Watching TV Raises Chances Of ADD And Overeating In Children

Sep 16, 2014 by

According to research carried out at the Children’s Hospital and Regional Medical Center in Seattle, television has a negative...

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Children’s Health Harmed by Media Exposure

Sep 5, 2009 by

Our exposure to mass media today is immense, almost to a frightening level. And, without realizing it, we are being brainwashed every...

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Constipation Harming Children’s Health

Sep 2, 2009 by

Conventional medical wisdom says it’s fine to move your bowels only once in a couple of days, as long as your pattern is...

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Pregnant Mothers’ Exposure to Hairspray Increases Risk of Hypospadias, a C...

Sep 2, 2009 by

The modern world we live in today is quite literally a minefield of dangerous toxins and chemicals, none more so than for a pregnant...

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Arteries of Children and Teenagers as Degenerated as Middle Aged Adults

Sep 2, 2009 by

Children and teenagers today are getting hit by all sorts of diseases, some ailments which were even unheard of. Some young ones are...

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Overweight Teenagers Linked to Excessive Weight Gain in Mothers During Pregnancy

Jun 14, 2009 by

Everywhere you look, there seems to be many overweight and obese people nowadays. And that applies even to teenagers and children. The...

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Mothers’ Exposure to Traffic Pollution During Pregnancy Increases Asthma R...

Jun 8, 2009 by

Asthma rates in children today have soared to very high levels. This trend mirrors the rates of many other health conditions and...

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Health Dangers of Mobile Phones

Jun 8, 2009 by

When a cellphone or mobile phone is placed next to a computer monitor or a television and an incoming signal is received, either for...

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Food Allergies Among American Children Are Increasing

Mar 4, 2009 by

Allergies are a sure sign of toxic lifestyles, poor food choices and toxin-laden bodies. A weak immune system cannot cope with certain...

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5 Causes and Triggers of Asthma

Feb 12, 2009 by

Over the past few months, several studies have surfaced information on some possible causes and triggers of asthma. These factors...

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Health Benefits of Living Near Greenery

Feb 12, 2009 by

Don’t you just love the feeling of being in amongst nature, enjoying the serenity and fresh air? I most certainly do, and,...

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Obese or Overweight Children More Likely To Be Injured in Car Accidents

Feb 4, 2009 by

Numerous studies have linked obesity or extra weight with a list of various diseases. Now, a recent study has found that, during a car...

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Majority of Food Products for Children Found to be Unhealthy; Many Misleading He...

Jan 7, 2009 by

Parents would, of course, want to seek out the best food products for their children. Unfortunately, it may prove to be a much tougher...

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Third-Hand Smoke Poses Health Dangers Too, Especially for Children

Jan 7, 2009 by

We have all heard of first-hand smoke and second-hand smoke. But have you heard of third-hand smoke? Quite honestly, I hadn’t, until...

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Living Near Greenery Reduces Likelihood of Child Obesity

Dec 21, 2008 by

I’m sure you have heard of the phrase, “clean and green”. Now, we perhaps need to coin a new one – “clean and...

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