Monday, September 22, 2014 Elul 27, 5774
Mothers of young children are more likely to be obese when they perceive their neighborhoods as unsafe, according to a new study in the journal Obesity. Researchers from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Mathematica Policy Research and the University of Pennsylvania analyzed perceived neighborhood safety and obesity in women with young children. Connection with one's neighbors, characterized as neighborhood cohesion,...
Comment0
Author says get over it with new guide
By:
Gloria Hayes Kremer, JE Feature
Why, I wondered, is Dr. Susan Jeffers so often connecting the word "fear" with love? Three of Dr. Jeffers' previous books are titled, Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway, Feel the Fear … and Beyond, and Feel the Fear Power Planner. In her current book, Feel the Fear Guide to Lasting Love, she suggests ways to overcome one's fears,...
Comment0
By:
Frank Rosci, JE Feature
Unchecked stress can be devastating to anyone's performance in any profession, including, of course, those who work in the demanding, super-competitive world of business. Now, a new book, the 58-page The Stress Solution! by David A. Weiman, Psy.D., of Wynnewood, reveals proven, practical ways business executives can manage stress and reduce its limiting effects on performance. "Although work-related stress and...
Comment0
A novel vaccine has significantly increased life expectancy in patients with glioblastoma multiforme, the most dangerous type of brain tumor, a researcher from the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center reported at the annual meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. Median survival for the 23 patients tested at M.D. Anderson and at Duke University Medical Center is...
Comment0
Caffeine elevates children's blood pressure and surprisingly lowers heart rate in children during exercise, but does not affect metabolism, according to new research from Harding University in Searcy, Ark. The study is the first to investigate the effects of caffeine on both cardiovascular and metabolic responses to exercise in healthy boys and girls. Although the physical effects of caffeine have...
Comment0

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement