FDA OKs first medical device to treat ADHD in children – KSL.com

FDA OKs first medical device to treat ADHD in children – KSL.com

ATLANTA (CNN) — The first medical device to treat childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, was OK’d Friday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Designated for children ages 7 to 12 who are not currently on medication for the disorder, the device delivers a low-level electrical pulse to the parts of the brain […]

How to 'Hug' a Kid With Autism – Lifehacker

How to 'Hug' a Kid With Autism – Lifehacker

Screenshot: Sesame Street It’s Autism Awareness Month, and to honor it, Sesame Street is showing us how to better support kids on the spectrum. They’ve released a few new short videos featuring Julia, the show’s first character with autism. In the video above, Julia and her neurotypical big brother Samuel teach Abby a new kind […]

Health Dept. learns of possible hep A exposure at Cincinnati restaurant – WXIX

Health Dept. learns of possible hep A exposure at Cincinnati restaurant – WXIX

Symptoms can range from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a severe illness lasting several months. In rare cases, hepatitis A can cause liver failure and death. Symptoms typically appear 2 to 7 weeks after exposure and may include fever, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dark urine, clay-colored stools, and jaundice (yellowing of the eyes). […]

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