Children should be encouraged to brush their teeth from a young age, although they may be able to brush their own teeth from as young as 2 years old, they don’t acquire the motor skills to perfect this skill until they reach the age of 8 or 9.Christi Paul investigates for today’s Health Minute.
New Asthma research has shown that lifestyle and diet can help trigger the onset of asthma in children with normal weight. Recent research done on 18,000 children in the US suggests that onset of asthma is somehow connected to the child’s inability to break down fats and sugars. Andy Rhodes elaborates in Today’s Health Minute.
Autism is a disorder of neural development marked by impaired social interaction and by restrictiverepetitive behavior.Temple Grandin, an autistic professor, speaks with CNN and explains why she thinks being autistic is a blessing.
Two new researches have shown that mouth to mouth resuscitation may not be necessary to revive cardiac arrest victims.Previous research has shown that people are less likely to attempt CPR because they prefer not to give mouth to mouth resuscitation to victims.With cardiac arrest victims prompt action helps to save lives.