Medication: Why choose Children's Hospital of Wisconsin?
Learn more reasons you should choose Children's Hospital of Wisconsin: bit.ly/1M3dH7b About 80 percent of medicines don’t come with pediatric recommen...
What is 'Acid test ratio' in Finance?
This refers to a financial metric that is used to measure the ability of a firm to meet its various short-term obligations. It is calculated by dividing the sum of a firm’s most liquid assets like cas
How Medicaid Work Requirements Will Harm Children
When parents have health insurance, their children are more likely to be insured, research shows. That’s a big reason why the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) expansion of Medicaid for parents and other adults significantly increased children’s health coverage, helping drive the uninsured rate for children to a historic low of 4.5 percent in 2016 (see chart).
How reliable are at-home genetic tests?
How reliable are at-home genetic tests? [WCCO Radio, April 18, 2017] The FDA has just recently approved the makers of “23 & Me” home genetic testing tell users about their susceptibility to 10 different diseases including Alzheimer’s. WCCO Radio talked with Dr. Eleanor Orehek, a neurologist with Noran Neurological Clinic and Abbott Northwestern Hospital about the value of these kinds of tests.
How Restructuring Medicaid Could Affect Children
More than one-third of America’s children rely on Medicaid for their health care, and more than half of Medicaid recipients are children. Medicaid’s existing structure has helped states respond to …
What Is Exacerbation of COPD?
Exacerbations of COPD can have serious consequences. Find out what an exacerbation is and what types of warning signs and symptoms you should look for.
Why Shark Tank Is Such Reliably Great TV
How to safely administer cold and allergy medications to children at home
In April 2012, a 5-year-old girl died after overdosing on two over-the-counter cold medications with dextromethorphan and cetirizine ...
Helping cities make power grids safer, more reliable: More data is required to better predict and...
Solar power researchers have traditionally used the power measurements from single residential solar photovoltaic systems to estimate the power generated within a city. But one installation isn't a good representation of all rooftops. Data from systems across a city is desperately needed to fully understand how this energy source can be integrated into the power grid. Engineers have provided a freely available quality-controlled and tuned dataset…
But What Are the Side Effects of NOT Trying Medication?
“I know that ADHD drugs are safe and effective, but I worried that perhaps, for some unknown reason, they might harm my children’s health.” How Dr. Ned Hallowell made the decision…
Examining ED Antibiotic Trends in Acute Exacerbations of COPD
From the AJMC: Current guidelines for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) call for using antibiotics in the emergency department (ED) when presented with acute exacerbations of COPD (AECOP…
The 10 Most Reliable Eyeliners, According to Makeup Artists
UCLA researchers discover gene that controls bone-to-fat ratio in bone marrow
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How Economic Inequality Exacerbates Environmental Degradation
“What’s missing from the conversation is what our inequality crisis is doing to our planet."
How an Area’s Union Membership Can Predict Children’s Advancement
Children born to low-income families typically ascend to higher incomes in metro areas where union membership is higher, a study shows.
Question 1 Debate: Should Mass. Implement Nurse-Patient Ratios?
NBC10 Boston and necn, in partnership with Suffolk University, will present a live broadcast surrounding “Question 1: The Nurse Staffing Debate” on Wednesday, Oct. 24 from 7 to 7:30 p.m.
3 Ways to Overcome High Student-Teacher Ratios and Improve Personalized Learning
As schools experience teacher shortages and overcrowding in the classroom, students may benefit from a combination of educational technology, data analytics and academic incentives.
How to Optimize Your Omega-6 to Omega-3 Ratio
The balance of polyunsaturated Omega-6 and Omega-3 fatty acids is heavily distorted in the Western diet, raising the risk of all sorts of serious diseases.
Can You Believe What the CEO Pay Ratio Is Teaching Us?
Well, the Compensation Cafe's predictions have come true. Both the CEO pay ratio and median employee have become topics of conversation in the Finance media world. Not to worry, though. There are no calls for rebellion against the "fat cats." The reporting has been balanced and well-informed. Take this recent video from Yahoo Finance, which focuses on the median employee. Examples are presented for a range…
The Children's Clinic
Guide to Your Child’s Medicines from Healthy Children on Vimeo. This Dosing Guide gives dosages for common over-the-counter medications used in children. These medications are dosed according to weight. To calculate your child’s dose therefore, look up his weight on the Dosing Guide and read across to the proper dose for each medicine listed. If …