Login / Register

Username:


Password: [Lost?]



New User? Click here for your FREE subscription



School and Community Healthcare Professionals
School and Community Healthcare Professionals School and Community Healthcare Professionals
News | NEWS-Line for School and Community Healthcare Professionals

Follow Us


NEWS-Line on Twitter NEWS-Line on Facebook NEWS-Line on Google+ NEWS-Line on LinkedIn NEWS-Line on Pinterest

Loading Events...

Latest School and Community Healthcare News


NIH-Funded Study Shows Children Recycle Brain Regions When Acquiring New Skills

During development the brain can repurpose parts when learning to recognize faces and to read. Sample images used for testing brain responses in children. To understand how t...
Full Article


September is National Recovery Month: Mother Shares Her Journey with Heroin-Addicted Daughter

Millions of American lives have been forever transformed by the effective treatment options available for addiction recovery, and they deserve to be noticed. National Recovery...
Full Article


Contact Events in Rugby Union Linked to Reduced Blood Flow to The Brain, Impacting Brain Function

Repetitive contact events incurred over a single season resulted in professional rugby union players having a reduced ability to regulate blood flow to the brain, which is ess...
Full Article


Study Links Sleep Apnea In Children To Increased Risk Of High Blood Pressure In Teen Years

Children with obstructive sleep apnea are nearly three times more likely to develop high blood pressure when they become teenagers than children who never experience sleep apn...
Full Article


Tips for Families: Supporting Children With Speech and Language Disorders as They Return to In-Person School

With students across the country preparing to return to in-person school, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is providing advice for parents and caregiver...
Full Article


First Long COVID Guidance Statement on Fatigue Released By American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) released the first in a series of peer-reviewed guidance statements to help physicians make clinical decisions con...
Full Article


Pediatrician Provides 5 Tips to Keep Kids to Safe and Healthy this Summer

Wear A Helmet! When biking, skating, or riding a scooter, make sure your kids are always wearing a helmet. Helmets can help absorb and cushion blows to the head and reduce th...
Full Article


ASHA Partners With Language Development Expert on New Children’s Book

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) announced the release of its third children’s book, An Alphabet Pet Parade in Topsy-Turvy Town, Population 26. Written ...
Full Article


‘Ghosted’ Long COVID Patients Validated by America’s Top Physicians in New Book

Doctors reveal the truth behind the terrible post-COVID epidemic now striking millions of parents and children Award-winning medical journalist Michael Bowker interviews phy...
Full Article


About Variants of the Virus that Causes COVID-19

Information about the characteristics of these variants is rapidly emerging. Scientists are working to learn more about how easily they spread, whether they could cause more s...
Full Article


People Who Eat A Healthy Diet Including Whole Fruits May Be Less Likely To Develop Diabetes

Research links fruit but not fruit juice to lower type 2 diabetes risk. A new study finds people who consume two servings of fruit per day have 36 percent lower odds of devel...
Full Article


Study Links Structural Brain Changes To Behavioral Problems In Children Who Snore

A large study of children has uncovered evidence that behavioral problems in children who snore may be associated with changes in the structure of their brain’s frontal lobe. ...
Full Article


Behavior In Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder Challenged By Covid Effects On Family Income, Food Insecurity

Routine and structure are often essential in the lives of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), but during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, those key element...
Full Article


Modern Love: 10 Tips For Helping Teens Navigate The World Of Online Dating And Relationships

While technology has made it easier than ever for young people to meet new people, communicate with romantic partners, and carry on long distance relationships, it’s also crea...
Full Article


Guest Editorial: Healthcare Needs Increasing but Hesitancy Persists

Wearing masks, washing hands regularly, using hand sanitizers and staying home more helped to control the spread of Covid. These measures also kept people from spreading and c...
Full Article


Exploring ‘Exercise as Medicine’

If being sedentary is the new smoking, then UCI’s nascent Exercise as Medicine class is the modern equivalent of the old surgeon general’s warning on cigarette packs. Taught...
Full Article


Volunteers of America Provides Free Online Help for Frontline Workers Suffering Trauma and Burnout During COVID-19

Volunteers of America is one of the oldest charities in the nation, celebrating 125 years this year. It has almost 16,000 employees across the country including nurses, health...
Full Article


Battling Public Health Misinformation Online

Social media and web-based news channels became a communication superhighway for correct and incorrect public health information during the COVID-19 pandemic. The study of thi...
Full Article


Prototype App for Mobile Devices Could Screen Children at Risk for Autism Spectrum Disorder

NIH-funded research project develops app to track eye movements in response to videos. A mobile app was successful at distinguishing toddlers diagnosed with autism spectrum d...
Full Article


New Poll of U.S. Adults Reveals Widespread Inaction on Hearing Loss

With hearing loss ranking as one of the most common chronic health conditions that U.S. adults experience, affecting an estimated 48 million people nationwide, the American Sp...
Full Article


New American Academy of Dermatology Survey Finds One-Third of Americans Fail Basic Quiz on Skin Cancer and Sun Exposure

In a recent survey of 1,000 U.S. adults, the American Academy of Dermatology found that one-third of Americans lack a basic understanding of skin cancer and sun protection — l...
Full Article


Parents Should Get Their Children The Covid Vaccine, Says St. Jude Pediatric Virologist

With children as young as 12 able to get the COVID vaccine as soon as today, Miguela Caniza, MD MPH, Director of the St. Jude Global Infectious Diseases Program at St. Jude Ch...
Full Article


Nih-Funded Research Team Develops Language Test For People With Down Syndrome

A research team funded by the National Institutes of Health have developed a test to evaluate the expressive language skills of people with Down syndrome, a condition resultin...
Full Article


Most Differences In DNA Binding Compounds Found At Birth In Children Conceived By IVF Not Seen In Early Childhood

NIH study results bolster previous studies finding no growth, development differences with IVF. Compared to newborns conceived traditionally, newborns conceived through in vi...
Full Article


Autism Biomarkers Could Save Billions in Healthcare Costs According to Recent Study

The use of accurate biomarkers for detecting autism spectrum disorder (ASD) could result in saving billions of dollars in healthcare costs, according to a paper recently publi...
Full Article




   


Loading Jobs...