Harmful Effects of Labelling A Child as Bad

Originally posted 2016-07-28 03:22:10.

Many children who have been emotionally hurt and traumatized ‘act out’ their intense feelings of confusion, pain, fear, loneliness, isolation and vulnerability, which are too strong and powerful to contain, by expressing these feelings through negative behaviour such as getting into fights, extreme verbal aggression, vandalism, getting drunk or numbing themselves with drugs. This is, of…

Let’s use humanoid robots to grow transplant organs

Bio-hybrid robots could make better lab-grown tissues Kevan/Flickr CC By 2.0 Humanoid robots like Eccerobot, shown here, closely mimic human anatomy. Similar robotics could be used to grow better tissues and organs in the lab. Scientists are already growing muscles, bones, and mini-organs in the lab. But these tissues are generally small, simple, and kinda wimpy.…

Children with asthma more likely to become obese: study

Originally posted 2017-02-09 06:46:51.

WASHINGTON – Children with asthma may be at higher obesity risk later in childhood or in adolescence, according to new research published online this week. Researchers from the University of Southern California found that young children with asthma were 51 percent more likely to become obese over the next 10 years than children who did not…

Oldest Man Turns 146, Records Show

Originally posted 2017-01-02 23:33:06.

When counseling families about healthy diet and why we need to do everything we can to stay healthy, I have used 100 years or more as how long we ought to expect these young ones to live thus their bodies need to be maintained so that they remain in reasonable shape for the long haul. However, after the video below, I am now wondering how long would the young ones today live to be before they die? 150 years may not be a bad reference point.

An Indonesia man believed to be the oldest person alive celebrated his 146th birthday Saturday, despite having claimed he no longer wants to be alive. Mbah Gotho, whose “official name” is Sodimejo, lives with his grandson in a town called Sragen within Indonesia’s Central Java province. Gotho made international headlines in September after speaking to local…

Mom Donates 2 Organs to Save Her Son: “This year is going to be your year”.

Originally posted 2017-01-02 20:21:05.

This adoring mother is wasting no time waiting on two different organs for her son – she’s simply going to donate both of them herself. Joe Lamont was born with a rare condition known as autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease. Since he had to have both of his kidneys removed, he has had to go in…

Pediatrician Alpharetta happy girl

What is a pediatrician?

Originally posted 2016-07-22 20:08:50.  The simplest answer for “What is a pediatrician?” The simplest answer is a medical doctor trained beyond basic physician training in the particular skills necessary to provide: Immediate care for acute illness in a newborn, child, teenager and young adult up to 21 years. Ongoing preventive health maintenance in children of…

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Fulton County Immunization Locations Map

Originally posted 2016-07-16 21:19:13. Locations in Fulton County Georgia where you can get Government-provided Immunization for your children. On the map you will see how to get there from Omega Pediatrics. You will find more detailed information about Fulton County childrens immunization locations including addresses and phone numbers here. Here at Omega Pediatrics our Pediatricians…