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More Kids Injured by Tiny Magnets After Sales Ban Was Lifted: Study - 2020-11-24
"Small, powerful magnets in toys like Buckyballs building sets and jewelry kits are causing an alarming number of serious pediatric injuries in the United States, new research warns." More

Common Weight-Loss Surgery Can Weaken a Teen's Bones - 2020-11-24
"Sleeve gastrectomy, a procedure used to help obese people lose weight, may damage the bones of teen patients, a new study finds." More

Anxiety Might Speed Alzheimer's: Study - 2020-11-24
"Older adults with memory problems may progress to Alzheimer's more quickly if they are also suffering from anxiety symptoms, a preliminary study suggests." More

Another Study Finds COVID Usually Mild in Kids - 2020-11-23
"COVID-19 is mild is most children, a new study says, but certain children have a higher risk of severe illness." More

Poll: 1 in 3 Parents Pick Holiday Gathering Over COVID Safety - 2020-11-23
"In a new nationwide poll of 1,443 parents, about one in three said the benefits of gathering with families for the holidays outweighed the risk of spreading the virus." More

College Kid Coming Home for Thanksgiving? Here's How to Keep Your Family Safe - 2020-11-23
"As college students prepare to leave their campuses for Thanksgiving or study remotely for the rest of the semester, families should consider their risks and work to reduce them, according to an infectious disease expert." More

Parents' Age Key to Whether Kids Get Vaccinated Against COVID, Study Finds - 2020-11-23
"Younger parents are much less likely than older ones to plan to vaccinate their children and themselves against COVID-19." More

Does Parents' Nagging Kids About Screen Time Even Matter? - 2020-11-23
"Parents' constant refrain, telling their teens to turn off the TV, stop playing video games or put down the cellphone, may not be necessary." More

Coping With Lockdown Loneliness During the Holidays - 2020-11-22
"Pandemic lockdowns will increase Americans' risk of loneliness and depression this holiday season, an expert warns." More

Which Kids With COVID Will Get Very Sick? - 2020-11-21
"According to the researchers, children with respiratory disease and those with multisystem inflammatory syndrome (a rare but serious condition linked with COVID-19) have the most severe illness." More

AHA News: People With Depression Fare Worse in Heart Health Study - 2020-11-20
"Heart disease and depression are interwoven, and a new study is helping unravel that connection by linking depression with poorer scores on seven important measures of heart health." More

More Childbearing Women Having Suicidal Thoughts: Study - 2020-11-20
"The number of women who contemplate suicide or self-harm during or after pregnancy may be on the rise, a large, new study suggests." More

Disasters Leave a Rise in Suicides in Their Wake: Study - 2020-11-20
"Researchers found that the severe emotional distress and anxiety for those who have lived through major disasters can also lead to suicide." More

Add Kids to COVID Vaccine Trials, Pediatricians' Group Says - 2020-11-20
"Children should be included in COVID-19 vaccine trials at the earliest possible stage, a leading group of U.S. pediatricians says. If that's not done, youngsters' lives could be at risk, according to the 67,000-member American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)." More

Losing Your Hair Because of Pandemic Stress? - 2020-11-20
"Add stress-related hair loss to the many problems caused by the coronavirus pandemic." More

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