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Dental Needs and Management of Children With Special Health Care Needs According to Type of Disability

Source: Journal of Dentistry for Children - Category: Dentistry Authors: Tags: Public Health Source Type: research

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While there are no drugs that can treat Alzheimer’s disease and reverse the memory and thinking problems it causes, a new study shows that some non-drug strategies may help to improve cognitive skills in some people with the illness. About 25% of people in the world are born with one copy of a gene, called APOE4, that is linked to a higher risk of developing Alzheimer’s. About 2% to 3% of the population has two copies of the gene — one from their mother and another from their father — that dramatically increases their risk for the disease. About 60% of those people will develop Alzheimer’s by ...
Source: TIME: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Uncategorized Alzheimer's alzheimer's diet alzheimer's exericse alzheimer's genes alzheimer's lifestyle Brain diseases Genetics healthytime onetime Source Type: news
BACKGROUND: Despite the building evidence on violence against children globally, almost nothing is known about the violence children with disabilities in low and middle-income countries (LMICs) experience. The prevalence of violence against children with d...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
CONCLUSIONS: Due to their vasculitis, patients frequently suffer substantial limitations in work and productivity, and personal income loss. PMID: 29352849 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology - Category: Rheumatology Tags: Clin Exp Rheumatol Source Type: research
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Dar es Salaam-based Kamal Group has set up a special unit for manufacturing of artificial limbs as it seeks to reach an increased population of the disabled community with its humanitarian project.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - Category: African Health Source Type: news
ConclusionsThis study suggests being overweight is a good predictor of future decline in ADL for women, whereas men with BMI 22.0–24.9 had lower risks of ADL decline. Appropriate management of weight in older women could prevent disabilities. Geriatr Gerontol Int 2018; ••: ••–••
Source: Geriatrics and Gerontology International - Category: Geriatrics Authors: Tags: Original Article: Social Research, Planning and Practice Source Type: research
ConclusionsMeta-analyses confirmed that IFN- β and GA delay time to CDMS compared to placebo. In the absence of evidence that early DMTs can reduce disability progression, future research is needed to better identify patients most likely to benefit from long-term DMTs.
Source: Journal of Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
ConclusionsThe results obtained in the present study provide good basis for prospective randomized controlled clinical trials with respect to the use of AD‐MSCs in the treatment of osteoarthritis.
Source: The Journal of Gene Medicine - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Tags: RESEARCH ARTICLE Source Type: research
AbstractOne of the factors which influences the reproductive health of women with disability is family planning (FP). An examination of the attitude of women with disability towards FP and of the factors which influence their attitude will guide the effective usage of FP services provided for women with disability. This defining research has been carried out in order to examine the attitude of women with disability aged between 18 and 49, to explore their attitudes towards FP and to look at the factors which affect these attitudes. The research sample consists of 108 women with disability who are registered at the Mersin d...
Source: Sexuality and Disability - Category: Disability Source Type: research
This article review aims to list some biomarkers that have been proposed to evaluate the safety of natalizumab therapy.
Source: Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
With running in a transitional period, an apparel company ’ s advertising campaign has favored images of people who use the activity to build a community.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Running Marathon Running Advertising and Marketing Disabilities Black Girls Run Marathons With Meaning Source Type: news
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