Imperial Valley News Center
Simpler Antibiotic Treatment Options Could Help Millions of Infants Who Lack Access to Hospital Care
- Written by Brandon Howard
Baltimore, Maryland - Giving fewer antibiotic injections to young infants in the developing world with severe infections such as pneumonia and sepsis is just as safe and effective as the standard course of twice daily injections over the course of a week, according to new Johns Hopkins School of Public Health research conducted in Bangladesh.
- Written by Jennifer K. Nelson, R.D., L.D. and Katherine Zeratsky, R.D., L.D.
Imperial, California - Whole grains are important for everyone. They're naturally high in fiber, low in fat and filling to eat. And, when eaten regularly, whole grains help reduce the risk of heart disease, diabetes and certain cancers.
- Written by Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota - Mental illness in children can be hard for parents to identify. As a result, many children who could benefit from treatment don't get the help they need. Understand the warning signs of mental illness in children and how you can help your child cope.
- Written by Micah Dorfner
Imperial, California - Do you feel overwhelmed by diet recommendations that constantly change based on the latest research? If you have a cancer diagnosis or a desire to lower your risk for cancer and want to follow a healthy diet, there is good news - some advice has not changed. A diet to reduce cancer risk has a recurrent message: choose a diet with lots of fruits and vegetables.
- Written by Randall De Martino, M.D.
Rochester, Minnesota - In people who have peripheral artery disease, narrowed arteries limit blood flow to the arms and legs. When the limbs do not get enough blood, it can trigger a variety of symptoms. The most common include leg pain when walking, leg cramps after doing an activity, leg numbness and leg weakness. If left untreated, pain and other symptoms may get worse over time.
- Written by Mayo
Scottsdale, Arizona - Children fight it. Adults can't seem to get enough. What is it? Sleep. If you're struggling to get a good night's sleep, it may be time to tune up your bedtime - and daytime - routines. Try these self-help tips.
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