News & Events

Dangerous window blinds

    Almost 17,000 children under six years of age were treated in hospital emergency departments in the US for window blind-related injuries from 1990 through...

How vaccines protect us all

    Parents know that kids are vulnerable to a host of infectious diseases. Research supported by NIH and others proves that the benefits of vaccines...

Being treated unfairly at work increases risk of long-term sick leave

    Staff who feel they are treated unfairly at work are at increased risk of being off sick more frequently and for longer, according to...

What makes a happy working mom?

    A happy working mom feels competent in interacting with her child, experiences a sense of freedom and choice in her actions, while having a...

Hospitals & Treatments

Fasting kills cancer cells of most common type of childhood leukemia

  UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have found that intermittent fasting inhibits the development and progression of the most common type of childhood leukemia.nt This strategy...

TRAVEL TIPS

International Travel: Tips for Staying Healthy

Traveling can increase your chances of getting sick. A long flight can increase your risk for deep vein thrombosis. Once you arrive, it takes...

Air travel health tips