PopMuse: Childrens Health http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Air Pollution an Independent Risk Factor for Schizophrenia? http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921104?src=rss http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921104?src=rss Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:07:58 UTC Medscape Pediatrics Headlines Exposure to nitrogen dioxide during childhood raises the risk of schizophrenia, independent of genetic liability, results of a large, population-based study in Denmark show. Medscape Medical News http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Pediatric Concussion Consensus Limited by Weak Evidence http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921072?src=rss http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921072?src=rss Mon, 11 Nov 2019 20:14:26 UTC Medscape Pediatrics Headlines New recommendations for the prevention, evaluation, and management of concussion in youth athletes are limited by the quantity and quality of evidence in the literature. Medscape Medical News http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Is RSV Causing Your Baby’s Breathing Problems? https://www.webmd.com/parenting/features/rsv-baby-breathing-problems?src=RSS_PUBLIC https://www.webmd.com/parenting/features/rsv-baby-breathing-problems?src=RSS_PUBLIC Mon, 11 Nov 2019 20:12:30 UTC WebMD Health RSV can cause serious breathing problems in infants, so parents need to be able to recognize the signs. Find out how the labored breathing that can come with this virus might look and sound. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Self-Testing for Cervical Cancer Increases Screening Rates https://www.webmd.com/cancer/cervical-cancer/news/20191108/self-testing-for-cervical-cancer-increases-screening-rates?src=RSS_PUBLIC https://www.webmd.com/cancer/cervical-cancer/news/20191108/self-testing-for-cervical-cancer-increases-screening-rates?src=RSS_PUBLIC Mon, 11 Nov 2019 18:52:01 UTC WebMD Health Mailing self-sampling kits to test for the cervical cancer-causing virus HPV significantly increased screening rates for the cancer, according to a new study. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Think Vaping Is Heathier for Your Heart Than Smoking? Think Again https://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/news/20191111/think-vaping-is-heathier-for-your-heart-than-smoking-think-again?src=RSS_PUBLIC https://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/news/20191111/think-vaping-is-heathier-for-your-heart-than-smoking-think-again?src=RSS_PUBLIC Mon, 11 Nov 2019 18:47:36 UTC WebMD Health Researchers say use of e-cigarettes negatively affects risk factors for heart disease in ways similar to traditional tobacco cigarettes: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Trump Administration Wants to Raise Age to Buy E-Cigs to 21 https://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/news/20191111/trump-administration-wants-to-raise-age-to-buy-e-cigs-to-21?src=RSS_PUBLIC https://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/news/20191111/trump-administration-wants-to-raise-age-to-buy-e-cigs-to-21?src=RSS_PUBLIC Mon, 11 Nov 2019 18:15:43 UTC WebMD Health The White House's proposed move is not the first in the United States: About a third of states have already raised their sales age to 21. But federal law still puts the age at 18. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ CDC: Vitamin E Likely Culprit in Vaping Cases https://www.webmd.com/mental-health/addiction/news/20191111/cdc-vitamin-e-likely-culprit-in-vaping-cases?src=RSS_PUBLIC https://www.webmd.com/mental-health/addiction/news/20191111/cdc-vitamin-e-likely-culprit-in-vaping-cases?src=RSS_PUBLIC Mon, 11 Nov 2019 18:02:40 UTC WebMD Health Calling it a “breakthrough,” the agency says it found vitamin E acetate in all 29 samples of lung fluid from patients with vaping-related lung injury. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Setmelanotide Promising in Obesity Caused by Rare Genetic Disorders http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921059?src=rss http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921059?src=rss Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:25:06 UTC Medscape Pediatrics Headlines Investigational drug impacts hunger and reduces weight in two small, preliminary trials in patients with obesity caused by two rare genetic mutations; agent may have wider uses, says an expert. Medscape Medical News http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ 10 Smart Ways to Deal With Challenging Patients http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921055?src=rss http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921055?src=rss Mon, 11 Nov 2019 16:03:34 UTC Medscape Pediatrics Headlines Almost every doctor has challenging encounters with some patients. Here are 10 solutions to bridge communication barriers and create a visit that benefits everyone. Medscape Medical News http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Ethylene Oxide Emission Plan Called ‘Weak’ https://www.webmd.com/cancer/news/20191111/ethylene-oxide-emission-plan-called-weak?src=RSS_PUBLIC https://www.webmd.com/cancer/news/20191111/ethylene-oxide-emission-plan-called-weak?src=RSS_PUBLIC Mon, 11 Nov 2019 15:53:49 UTC WebMD Health By law, the EPA is required to review and update these standards every 8 years, but the agency was behind schedule. It is under a court order to finalize the rule by March 2020. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/