Latest News

Parents with heavy TV viewing more likely to feed children junk food

If your preschooler thinks a cheeseburger is healthy, you may want to reconsider how you watch TV. A recent study found commercial TV viewing, as opposed to commercial-free digitally recorded TV or other media without food advertising, in the home was related to greater junk food consumption.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Neuroscientists identify new way several brain areas communicate

  • Air pollution linked to slower cognitive development in children

  • Creative genius driven by distraction

  • Republicans trust science -- except when it comes to health insurance and gay adoption

  • Alcohol screening, intervention for risky drinking: A guide for physicians

  • Anxious people more apt to make bad decisions amid uncertainty

  • Myelin-maker: How an FDA-approved drug boosts myelin synthesis

  • Vaccine skeptics aren't swayed by emotional scare tactics

  • Administering Sedatives for Patients Receiving General Anesthesia Questioned

  • Examination of prior authorization policies for antipsychotic prescribing to children

  •