Finance & Family Archive

Breast Cancer Awareness

Cancer: A new 'drug sponge' may reduce chemo's toxic effects

08/02/2019 06:00am | 201 views

By Maria Cohut

Researchers have developed an innovative, personalized absorber that can "catch" toxic chemotherapy drugs when they "leak out" of a treated organ. This could help reduce the adverse side effects of these cancer treatments.

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Born Leaders

Nutrient in mother's diet may help fight Alzheimer's in offspring

07/02/2019 06:00am | 211 views

By Catharine Paddock PhD

Recent research suggests that a maternal diet that is high in an essential nutrient can reduce the impact of Alzheimer's disease on future generations.

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What Are This Year's Most Dangerous Toys?

18/12/2018 06:00am | 442 views

By Robert Preidt

Not all the toys in Santa's sack are safe to play with. Among this year's most dangerous playthings are data-collecting dolls and fidget spinners full of lead, a new report says.

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21 Things to Do During Christmas Break

13/12/2018 06:00am | 478 views

By Laureen Miles Brunelli

As crazy as the time leading up to Christmas break is, it’s easy to let the break slip away without having the fun and accomplishing the not so fun things that you'd planned. While not necessarily a "break" for parents, this is your holiday season too.

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6 Parenting Tips for raising Kids with ADHD

01/12/2018 04:16pm | 579 views


What to do, and not to do, if your child has ADHD.


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