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Black Mothers More Likely to Give Boys Higher ADHD Rating

Black children, especially boys, often receive higher scores on common attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) measures than their white counterparts. Now, new findings published in the Journal of Attention Disorders reveal that Black mothers rate boys higher for the inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity that define this brain disorder, which affects functioning and development, regardless of… Read More »

Feds Order More Weekend Inspections Of Nursing Homes To Catch Understaffing

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). The federal government announced plans Friday to crack down on nursing homes with abnormally low weekend staffing by requiring more surprise inspections be done on Saturdays and Sundays. The federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services said it will identify nursing homes for which… Read More »

World AIDS Day 2018: 2.1 Million Indians Are HIV Positive Says UNAIDS, But More Than 40% Are Unaware

World AIDS Day 2018 (Photo Credits: File Pic) Since 1988, the world has observed December 1 as World AIDS Day, the first among all global health days. It was observed to show solidarity with the ones living with HIV and AIDS, to create awareness, and to remember the ones who didn’t survive the fight against… Read More »