Wellness

Study: Bowel Disease’s Impact on Schoolkids

Children with inflammatory bowel disease may have difficulty functioning in school, particularly because their tendency to internalize problems can affect attendance, according to findings...
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A Beginning in Understanding Hospice Care

 Ira Bergman, 59, was asked if he wanted to see a rabbi when he entered a hospice program in September 2008. He had been...
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Seeing Spots Before Your Eyes?

  Among the various childhood rites of passages, many of us will recall a bout of measles as one of them. From a kid's perspective...
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The Repercussions of Concussions

Inside that hard skull of yours, the brain is a soft organ surrounded by spinal fluid. Normally, the fluid cushions your brain and keeps...
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In Doctors We Trust … Right?

  "No mother wants her child to suffer," Haleh Rabizadeh Resnick states in the beginning of her story, introducing the duality she explores in her...