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Instagram Behind An 80 % Increase In Yoga Injuries, New Study Speculates

Oh how 21st century yoga has evolved from the earliest recorded yogic drawings and The Vedas texts over 3000 years ago. Originally a philosophy and way of life, which of course involved some physical ‘asana’ practise (yoga as it’s known today) to prepare the body for meditation, it now beholds an entire new meaning, with… Read More »

Swallowed Batteries Should Be Removed to Avoid Stomach Damage: Study

SATURDAY, May 18, 2019 — Doctors might want to be more aggressive about treating children who swallow a button battery and appear to be out of danger, a preliminary study suggests. The small, round batteries — found in everything from watches to remote controls to toys — have become an increasingly common cause of young… Read More »

Suicide rates in girls are rising, study finds, especially in those age 10 to 14

Researchers at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in in Columbus, Ohio analyzed suicide rates of US kids and teens ages 10 to 19 between 1975 and 2016 using the Wide-ranging Online Data for Epidemiologic Research database, run by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In that period, there were more than 85,000 suicides in kids… Read More »