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Overweight kids more likely to suffer back pain

Overweight children may develop back pain and spinal abnormalities.

Several tips to prevent neck, shoulder, and back pain

APTA recommends taking precautions-from distributing the weight of shopping bags equally on both sides of your body to lifting boxes carefully-in order to keeps aches and injuries at bay.

What is the cost of ear plastic surgery

So many persons want to know how much otoplasty is. How much? Cosmetic ear surgery (otoplasty) will generally cost between $2,000 and $5,000, and this price normally does not include pre- and post-operative care and medication.

Facial Plastic Surgeon Reasons and Categories

What is a facial plastic surgeon? A facial plastic surgeon is typically board certified in otolaryngology, the specialty addressing surgery of the head and neck. These surgeons perform the majority of elective facial plastic surgery procedures in the United States.

Why girls should play sports

Exercise is good for health. Why play sports, especially girls? There are at least 5 more reasons.

Aging parents health guide: 5 questions to judge health state

Everyone is concerned about parents’ health problems. As they get older, you want to make sure they are keeping healthy. When you visit your aging parents, ask yourself the following five questions.

Seven Cities in China to Carry Out Smoking Ban

Seven cities in China, the largest consumer of tobacco worldwide, are taking steps to ban smoking in workplaces and public venues. The project will eventually include the whole of the country, to “protect more people from smoking”

Lower Alcohol Wine Can Prevent Cancer

From a cancer prevention point of view it is best not to drink at all. But we have to be realistic and the fact is that many people in the UK enjoy a drink and see it as part of their social life. So a cancer charity said on Monday that if people in the UK who regularly drank a large glass of wine a day were to switch to a lower alcohol alternative they could reduce their risk of bowel cancer by seven per cent.

International Medical Graduates Need More Support in Health Services

AMA has always been a strong supporter of the role played by IMGs in providing health services in the Australian community and wants them to continue as respected and valued members of the Australian medical workforce.

When child gets stroke

Have you ever heard of a child’s having a stroke? When child gets a stroke, what do you do? In today’s Science Times you’ll read the surprising story of Jared, a 7-year-old boy who suffered a stroke.