Study explores weight terminology that youth prefer, dislike

Many youth have a preference and dislike for terms of weight terminology, with differences seen across sex, sexual orientation, race/ethnicity, and weight status, according to a study published online Nov. 21 in Pediatrics. Rebecca M. Puhl, Ph.D., from the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Health at the University of Connecticut in Hartford, and colleagues

Headaches tied to higher risk for dry eye disease

Headaches may increase the risk for dry eye disease (DED), according to a systematic review and meta-analysis published online Oct. 19 in the Annals of Medicine. Shuyi Liu, from Dalian Medical University in China, and colleagues conducted a systematic literature search to identify studies evaluating whether headache is associated with the risk for DED. Based

New method can protect organs during heart and aortic surgery

Researchers led by Hidetoshi Masumoto and Genshiro Sunagawa at the RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research (BDR) in Japan have developed a new method of protecting organs during heart and aortic surgery when blood circulation has to be blocked. Rather than relying on cold temperatures to induce hypometabolism and reduce the need for oxygen, the

Personal sensing at work: Tracking burnout, balancing privacy

Personal sensing data could help monitor and alleviate stress among resident physicians, although privacy concerns over who sees the information and for what purposes must be addressed, according to collaborative research from Cornell Tech. Burnout in all types of workplaces is on the rise in the U.S., where the “Great Resignation” and “silent quitting” have

Joe Jonas’ Ready-to-Drink Sangrias Are on a Rare Sale for Black Friday — Save Big on Best-Selling Bundles

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, SheKnows may receive an affiliate commission. It’s time to get the holiday spirit flowing — and preferably, without any additional ingredient-buying, measuring, or cleaning up. That’s why on this particular Turkey Day, we’re thankful for the invention of canned cocktails: a

Three ‘sudden’ signs of a blood clot in the legs

British Heart Foundation: Understanding blood clots We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info However, before one understands the symptoms first it is