Does Your Picky Eater Have a 'Feeding Disorder'?
THURSDAY, Sept. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Picky eating is normal in
children, but a pediatric feeding disorder is a much more serious
problem that can affect a child's physical and mental development,
an expert says.
New Genes Revealed for Type 1 Diabetes
THURSDAY, Sept. 29 (HealthDay News) -- New genes associated with
type 1 diabetes have been uncovered in a large-scale analysis of
genetic data related to the disease.
Modern Shift Work Patterns May Be Less Harmful to Health
THURSDAY, Sept. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Working rotating shifts
is not as potentially unhealthy as it used to be, according to new
Canadian research that suggests modern shift patterns may not carry
the same risks for cancer as older, more extreme shift
Twitter Reflects World's Changing Moods
THURSDAY, Sept. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Using Twitter to track
people's moods from every corner of the globe, new research
suggests that folks seem to awaken in good cheer and get grumpier
as the workday progresses, regardless of where they live.
FDA Warns LASIK Providers: Stop Making False Claims
THURSDAY, Sept. 29 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug
Administration is once again cracking down on eye care
professionals who make false safety claims and promises about the
popular LASIK eye surgery.
'Magic Mushroom' Compound Triggered Positive Personality Change in Study
THURSDAY, Sept. 29 (HealthDay News) -- In new research that will
almost certainly create controversy, scientists working with the
hallucinogen psilocybin -- the active ingredient found in "magic
mushrooms" -- have found that a single dose of the drug prompted an
enduring but positive personality change in almost 60 percent of
1 in 5 American Workers Still Smokes: CDC
THURSDAY, Sept. 29 (HealthDay News) -- Almost 20 percent of
American workers are smokers, particularly the least educated,
poorest, youngest and uninsured, a new government report finds.