King, Messiah: New baby names suggest high hopes Talk about high expectations for a newborn: King and Messiah are among the fastest-rising baby names for American boys. They're just a little behind Major, the boy's name that jumped the most spots on the Social Security Administration's annual list of popular baby names. More
Most people aren't meeting exercise guidelines Most adults in the USA aren't meeting the federal physical activity recommendations for both aerobic exercise and muscle-strengthening activity, according to government statistics out today. About 79% of adults don't meet the physical activity guidelines that advise getting at least 2½ hours a week of moderate-intensity aerobic activity such as brisk walking, or one hour and 15 minutes a week of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity, such as jogging. More
Transgender star Laverne Cox backs puberty-blocking treatment The star of Orange Is The New Black said going through male puberty was "horrible" and she believed children of any age should be allowed to "socially transition" without going through medical treatment. Cox, who has previously spoken about attempting ... 10/25/2016 - 12:47 am | View Link
Evaluation for early puberty: When, why, and how A workup is indicated for a child with signs of puberty starting before the normal lower age limits to determine whether the developmental changes represent normal variation or a pathologic process. In his session titled “Office evaluation of the child ... 10/24/2016 - 9:34 am | View Link
How Doctors are Working to Make Puberty Less Distressing for Trans Kids Thanks to greater awareness and acceptance, transitioning is now an option at an increasingly younger age. However, the medical interventions used—hormone treatments, drugs to halt puberty—are highly controversial. Critics argue that the treatments are ... 10/21/2016 - 6:21 am | View Link
Expert Tips to Keep You Healthy at Any Age, from Before Puberty to Beyond Menopause The past few years in women’s health have shaken up what we thought we knew. There have been surprises: Did you know breast self-exams are no longer recommended? And there’s new research that certain vaccinations can help reduce your chances of getting ... 10/19/2016 - 10:45 am | View Link
Greater DDGS Dietary Proportions: Impact on metabolic profile & puberty in growing dairy heifers Forty-eight Holstein heifers (199 d of age) were assigned to 1 of 3 limit-fed diets for 16 weeks. Diets were as follows: 1) 30 % DDGS with 68.5% grass hay (30DG), 2) 40% DDGS with 58.5% grass hay (40DG), and 3) 50% DDGS with 48.5% grass hay (50DG). 10/18/2016 - 7:07 pm | View Link
Puberty Ages & Stages Prenatal: Baby: Toddler: Preschool: Gradeschool: ... Your child needs to understand the physical changes that will occur in her body during puberty. 10/21/2016 - 10:42 pm | View Website
Puberty : Stages & Signs for Boys & Girls Read about the emotional and physical changes of puberty (growth spurt, pubic hair, period, zits, breast development), hormones (testosterone, estrogen), and sexual ... 10/21/2016 - 4:23 pm | View Website
Puberty and Girls While both girls and boys go through puberty, girls reach puberty and sexual maturity at earlier ages than boys do. Recommended Related to Teen Girls. 10/21/2016 - 3:30 am | View Website
All About Puberty This wide range in ages may help explain why some of your friends still look like young kids ... Your doctor knows all about puberty and can help determine if you are ... 10/21/2016 - 2:40 am | View Website
MedlinePlus: Puberty Puberty is the time in life when a boy or girl becomes sexually mature. It is a process that usually happens between ages 10 and 14 for girls and ages 12 and 16 for boys. 10/20/2016 - 3:03 am | View Website
Premiums will go up sharply next year under President Barack Obama's health care law, and many consumers will be down to just one insurer, the administration confirmed Monday. That's sure to stoke another "Obamacare" controversy days before a…
The Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians meet for the first game of the 2016 World Series on Tuesday at Progressive Field in Ohio, with the two teams carrying a combined 176-year championship drought.
The Cubs have widely been considered World Series favorites since Opening Day, and are headed by GM Theo Epstein, who assembled the also curse-breaking 2004 Boston Red Sox.
On Wednesday, Donald Trump is taking a short break from the campaign trail to cut the ribbon and officially open his new Trump International Hotel in Washington, D. C., but the luxury hotel appears to be off to a rocky start, with empty rooms and slashed prices despite its prime location.