A skin patch that experts say could be a breakthrough treatment for peanut-allergy sufferers appears to be both safe and effective, according to an early stage clinical trial that involved Seattle-area children, among others, to test the potentially lifesaving technology.
To launch Women’s History Month, 10 women are being celebrated as influential trailblazers in South Florida. They’ll be honored at Miami-Dade’s Parks and Recreation 27th annual In the Company of Women Awards Ceremony on Thursday.
Daylight saving is approaching, filling many parents with dread. Twice a year parents must make bedtime changes to get children back into their normal sleep routines, and it often isn’t an easy adjustment.
The party stopped and the conversation started when an insurance company ran an ad during the Super Bowl that was voiced by a child who had lost his life. We don’t know how he died, exactly. Was it a drowning? Was it by swallowing cleaning fluid or medicine? Was it from a furniture tip-over? All we know is that it was an injury.
Q. I am a 16-year-old soccer player who hurt my right hip kicking a ball about a month ago. I rested it for two weeks and when I went back to play it happened again even worse. The pain is in the front of my hip and hurts most when I raise it in a kicking motion. Resting did not help and wonder what I should do now?
Q. My parents are in their late 70s and live in Delray Beach. Though I don’t live near them, I speak to them a few times a week and see them several times a year — and my children go down on their own for visits during their winter breaks. Other than a little arthritis and a few aches and pains, they are perfectly fine and are thoroughly enjoying their retirement and family.
The former ‘Good Morning America’ co-host just completed her breast cancer treatment last week. She’s on a campaign to discuss the importance of screenings and the doctor-patient relationship. She’ll speak to more than 1,000 medical professionals this week at the Fontainebleau.
Mineral oil has been used in skincare for more than a century (its cosmetic use dates back to ancient Roman times). It’s one of the most commonly used ingredients used to inhibit water loss from the skin as well as treat dryness.