According to researchers, 26 per cent of the students who were overweight and 4.6 per cent who were obese spent more than five hours using their device.
Inspired by an Australian ambulance crew who took a dying woman to the beach on her way to hospital, officials have announced a dedicated vehicle to grant final wishes to terminally ill patients.
Livy has juvenile dermatomyositis, a rare autoimmune disease that can be life-threatening. The disease attacked her muscles, causing them to break down. She was diagnosed at age 5.
It's not the operating room that is risky for patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery; it is the recovery period as researchers have found that only 0.7 per cent of deaths in these patients occurred in the operation room, whereas 29 per cent of deaths occurred after discharge.
Varicose veins – those bulging, twisted red or blue veins that sometimes appear on the legs and feet – may look ugly but nonetheless harmless. The fact is that they can lead to dangerous complications if left untreated.
Being vegan doesn't mean abandoning your taste buds. With a little help from the internet, local resources, and other vegans, you can find tasty substitutes for all your old favourites.
Many experts recognize orthorexia as an obsessive-compulsive-type of eating disorder although the American Psychiatric Association has not yet made it an official diagnosis.
Follow these tips to learn how to care for your little one's skin in the summer and subsequently protect them from rashes and skin diseases.
Children on vegan and vegetarian diets should eat three portions of protein foods a day in order to get enough iron and zinc, nutritionists suggest.