Dietary Do’s And Don’ts For Kids Diagnosed With ADHD – How Can Parents Help Beyond Medication?

Whether or not ADHD (Attention Deficit-Hyperactive Disorder) is a made-up condition doesn’t seem to matter to the millions of doctors prescribing powerful psychotropic drugs to a whole new generation of Ritalin-addicted third graders. But, what about when the kids get the munchies? Here are some dietary Do’s and Don’ts for children diagnosed with ADHD that may keep this modern scourge (which used to be called hyperactivity) under control and help kids shut up, sit down and pay attention. Now, where were we?

Brexit Chaos? Rising Costs, Food Shortages Predicted Once Britain Leaves the EU

Leaked British government documents say the UK could encounter a shortage of fuel, food, and medicine if they leave the European Union without an agreement in October. The documents, published in the Sunday Times, reveal predictions of chaos in the UK, and the return of roadblocks on the border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, which could fuel protests.

Drug Eluting Balloons Market Expanding

A drug-eluting balloon is an emergent device which improves clinical results in coronary corridor ailments. It turns into a practical elective treatment alternative for the hindrance of coronary restenosis as well as consequent revascularization through stent advances. Drug-eluting balloons are foreseen to be quickest developing category over the years to come because of nonstop endorsement of new products, benefits over standard balloon as well as lesser price when contrasted with stents.

Alternative Health Therapies That Don’t Really Work – Was Grandma Totally Wrong?

Like the old saying goes, you’ve got everything if you’ve got your health. And most people will do anything to keep it. Especially if Grandma says it worked in her day. Turns out, old people don’t know what they’re talking about either. Here are some health myths that have been proven to be completely wrong.

And (mostly) hilarious…

Eat Breakfast To Lose Weight

The theory is, if you’re full you can have a light lunch and a well-balanced dinner. It actually does work. Unfortunately, it’s all the junk food you fill up on in between that’s really making you fat…

It turns out Grandma was right about one thing in the old days: Milk was a good source of calcium and promoted healthy bone growth. Not any more. These days, cattle diets include antibiotics and other nasty stuff not necessarily healthy for the human body. Got Milk? Not as much as we used to…

All-White Omelettes Lower Cholesterol

Pure bunk. In fact, egg yolks are rich in Omega-3s, which prevent the risk of heart disease. So, THAT’S why the Lunch Lady always gives you dirty looks…

Take Multivitamins Daily

Actually, you should get most of the daily vitamins you need with a regular, well-balanced diet of meats, fruits, vegetables and whole grains. And (like everyone who gulps down vitamin pills like they were Pez) plenty of nuts…

Don’t Give Kids Sugary Sweets

It makes them hyper. In reality, that’s not why it’s bad for them, since it’s been proven that sugar doesn’t make kids act out. Too much sugar (unavoidable in a processed food diet) is bad for EVERYBODY. It’s the adults that are driving kids crazy…

Avoid Colds by Staying Warm

Being cold doesn’t give you a cold. Germs give you a cold. And, most germs are inside soaking up the warm air. So, go ahead, take that skiing trip. Or, spring for that Arctic air conditioner you’ve been dreaming of and chill out on the couch. Binge watching Netflix shows about ski trips. But, if you DO catch cold…

Beware Green Mucous

Clear snot, good. Green snot, bad. Wrong. Greenish mucous is not a sign you’re coming down with deadly flu. It means your body is fighting a common cold in its own, healthy way. Also, it’s a good time to get even with the Lunch Lady…

Exercise is over-rated. Well, strenuous exercise at least. Light aerobic exercise is good for heart health. And, walking is the best routine exercise for most people, unless you can take a daily dip in the pool. Now, walking on water? Well, that’s a different story entirely…

Coffee Enemas Are Good For You

First off, Ewww? Whoever started this rumor was just looking for a good butt buzz. The tip-off? That chain of coffee enema shops popping up all over, driving up rents and bringing in a wave of Hipster Doofuses. Thanks Starbutts…

Drink 8 Cups Of Water A Day

Most of the water we need we get from our food. Drinking 8 cups daily only chains you to the nearest bathroom at work, ensuring you don’t stray far from your desk at your struggling start-up firm. In the fancy bottled water company that started this silly rumor. What goes around, comes around. Which, of course, leads to…

Avoid Touching The Toilet Seat

Actually, it may be the only surface in the bathroom that’s been scrubbed clean lately. You’re much more likely to get sick fingering that funky chrome water faucet. Or the urinal flush lever. Either way, just use a paper towel, wash your hands and get back to work.

And, don’t forget to jiggle the thingy…

Do you know some old-timey health tips which turned out to be completely wrong?

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Strangest Unsolved Mysteries of The Human Body – How Are We Walking Around in These Things?

Throughout history, the human race has made some great advances in biology, with significant scientific discoveries proved by intuitive logic, successful hypothesizing and irrefutable empirical evidence. And, oh yeah. Just plain old dumb luck. Still, some mysteries of the human body have yet to be solved.

Here are some of the last remaining few…

Theratechnologies Bonds, Short Term, High Yield, Fixed Income Investment, Yielding 8% YTM

This week, Durig Capital looks to a Canadian issuer, a specialty pharmaceutical company that is successfully treating long-term HIV patients with its unique medicines so that patients have the opportunity to have a better quality of life. Theratechnologies (TSX:TH) has two landmark drugs, Trogarzo™ and EGRIFTA™ specifically developed to help HIV patients. The company has reported its second quarter results (for the three months ending May 31, 2019) and continues to see outstanding growth over its product lines.

Increasing Demand Fueling Medicinal Plant Extracts Market

Global Medicinal Plant Extracts Market is growing due to increasing demand for herbal medicines and Ayurveda & homeopathic products because of changes in consumer behavior thus influencing the growth of this market. Increasing acceptance of medicinal plant extracts based products due to rising awareness as well as health concerns is also one of the key factor driving the growth of the global medicinal plant extract market.

Global Smart Pills Market Sees Strong Growth

Smart pills are revolutionary technological innovations that have reduced the gap between digital technology and healthcare. Smart pills are basically small-embedded electronic appliances or medical devices that are embedded with cameras, sensors, and trackers. These electronic devices can be easily swallowed, as they provide a complete evaluation of the gastrointestinal monitoring tract.

A Direct Approach of Functional Medicine: Functions and Principles

Functional medicine is a district medical model which separates from conventional approach. Functional medicine is something which promotes wellness and helps to prevent and treat chronic disease. Functional medicine doctors in Denver focuses on how your body works, they view each individual as genetically and biochemically unique.

How Does a Functional Medicine Treat Diseases?

Sleep Aids Market Expanding

In terms of revenue, others product type segment-consisting of mattresses and pillows, chin straps and mouth pieces & nasal devices is projected to remain dominant. By indication type, insomnia segment is expected to be most dominant segments and collectively gain more the 35% market share over the forecast period. Sleep apnea segment is expected to gain more traction than narcolepsy over the next decade owing to rising prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea.Among all distribution channel e commerce segment is the second most dominant segment for sleep aids market which is then followed by hospital pharmacies. Asia-Pacific is the second most lucrative region for the sleep aids market and projected to grow at fastest CAGR over the forecast period.

Ultrasound Probe Disinfection Market Growing Fast

The sound waves with frequencies above 20kHz are called as Ultrasound and operate at the frequencies higher than the normal human hearing range i.e. 20 Hz to 20 kHz. These are used to measure the distance of an object by projecting sound waves on them. Ultrasonic probe uses the ultrasonic wave which generates the signals and detects the returned signals and creates image of the object. This technique is widely used for the visualization of the internal body parts for diagnostic purposes because it is considered to be safe for the human body. The Probes need to be disinfected every time before use.

Arthroscopy Instruments Market Growing Strong

A number of factors such as increasing preference for minimally invasive procedures, ongoing technological advancements, and improving regulatory framework are fueling the growth of the global arthroscopy instrument market. Additionally, increasing occurrences of sports-related musculoskeletal disorders, such as the bone tumor, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoarthritis, are propelling the growth of this market.

Neurological Biomarkers Market to Grow

Biomarkers have their own importance in the process of a therapeutic intervention. It is considered a crucial part of the drug discovery as well as the detection and cure of a disease. Neurological biomarkers is a new branch that is gaining traction in the global market. A new report by Future Market Insights depicts the progress of global neurological biomarkers market and the forecast for the upcoming years. This comprehensive research report projects the overview of global neurological biomarkers market, titled ‘Neurological Biomarkers Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012-2016) and Opportunity Assessment (2017-2025)’.

Ultrasound Conductivity Gels Market Sees Stable Growth

Future Market Insights (FMI) has published a new report on ultrasound conductivity gels. The report has been titled, “Ultrasound Conductivity Gels Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013 – 2017 and Opportunity Assessment, 2018 – 2028.” The report caters to the numerous needs of the global as well of the regional vendors and presents a distinguishing scenario of the market along with factors such as drivers, inhibitors, prospects, and trends based on the regional as well as the global dynamics.

Terephthalic Aldehyde Market to Decline Significantly

Future Market Insights (FMI) has published a new report on terephthalic aldehyde, which has been titled, “Terephthalic Aldehyde Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013-2016 and Opportunity Assessment 2018-2028.” According to the report, the global market for terephtahlic aldehyde is on the verge of downfall owing to the amount waste water being generated from the production of only one tonne of terephthalic aldehyde.

Orthopedic Trauma Devices Market Anticipated to Expand

Primarily driven by increasing instances of fractures due to road accidents and sports related injuries, the global market for orthopedic trauma devices is anticipated to expand at a promising CAGR of 6.8% over the next decade. By the end of 2028, the orthopedic trauma devices market is estimated to attain the global revenues beyond $14 billion. As per the research presented in a recently published report by Future Market Insights, titled “Orthopedic Trauma Devices Market: Global Industry Analysis 2013 – 2017 and Opportunity Assessment, 2018 – 2028,” the market will also continue to be driven by impactful presence of some of the local players within respective regional markets.

3D Printed Medical Devices Market to Display Growth

Future Market Insights presents pertinent insights and a revised forecast of the global 3D printed medical devices market in its published report titled ‘3D Printed Medical Devices Market”: Global Industry Analysis (2012-2016) and Opportunity Assessment (2017-2027)’. The global 3D printed medical devices market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 18.1% during the forecast period 2017–2027.  Increasing prevalence of chronic diseases and rising awareness regarding personal care are major factors that are driving the growth of the 3D printed medical devices market.

Appendage Management Market Sees Robust Growth

Providing a detailed assessment of the potential opportunities in atrial fibrillation treatment, Future Market Insights’ recent analysis of the global demand for appendage management showcases a promising future for mechanical appendage closure devices. FMI offers a 10-year assessment, 2018-2028, of the global appendage management market, combined with an analysis of the key market influencers.

Narcolepsy Treatment Market Sees Substantial Demand

Revenue from narcolepsy treatment, globally is projected to stand at a valuation of $3.8 billion, registering an annual growth rate of 5.7 percent, from 2018-2028. Future Market Insights (FMI), in its newly published market intelligence outlook, highlights substantial demand for narcolepsy treatment in North America. Narcolepsy treatment landscape in Europe, will witness significant revenue growth given the rising affinity toward adoption of prescription treatments and adherence to the same on a long term basis.

Shift in HealthCare Driving Allergy Immunotherapy Market

Increasing incidences of allergies and inefficient treatment methodologies, such as pharmacotherapy, for controlling the occurrence rate of allergies are fueling adoption of allergy immunotherapy, which is deemed as a designated cure for various types of allergies. A notable shift of patients and healthcare providers towards allergy immunotherapy has been observed, owing to its competency to change the course of the disease and improve the immunological resistance.

Oxycodone Market will Register High Growth

Expanding at a rather modest annual growth rate of 4.6 percent, the global market for oxycodone is projected to reach a revenue of $4 Billion in 2028—showcasing an absolute dollar opportunity of $181.3 million, through 2018-2019. Future Market Insights, in its recent analysis of the global oxycodone market, elaborates on the key market dynamics, opportunity assessment, and regional and competitive landscape analysis, for a period spanning 2018 to 2028.

Prefilled Formalin Vials Market to Display Growth

The growth of the healthcare industry is expected to play a vital role in shaping the future prospects of the prefilled formalin vials market. Formalin is a derivative of formaldehyde, and prefilled formalin vials are used for tissue fixation. According to a latest research by Future Market Insights (FMI), the global prefilled formalin vials market is projected to account for over $515.8 million, in terms of value, by 2028 end. The report on prefilled formalin vials market projects significant growth potential with average compound annual growth rate pegged at 4.1% through 2028.

Pediatric Vaccine Market Booming

According to a new report published by Future Market Insights titled “Pediatric Vaccine Market: Global Industry Analysis & Opportunity Assessment, 2016 – 2026”, in terms of revenue, the global pediatric vaccine market is expected to increase at 12.2% CAGR during the forecast period 2016-2026. The global pediatric vaccine market is expected to reach $27.97 billion in 2016.