Neglectful and controlling parents linked to mental health problems in children

Posted by Sun Cornwall on November 27, 2011 at 8:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Neglectful and controlling parents linked to mental health problems in children

March 25th, 2011 in Medicine & Health / Psychology & Psychiatry

(PhysOrg.com) -- Children’s perception of how they are parented is a major predictor of whether they will develop mental health problems as teenager, according to research by the University and the Medical Research Council.

Data from almos...

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Risk of hospital patient mortality increases with nurse staffing shortfalls,

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Risk of hospital patient mortality increases with nurse staffing shortfalls, study finds

March 17, 2011 By Sarah Anderson

(PhysOrg.com) -- Nurses are the front-line caregivers to hospital patients, coordinating and providing direct care and delivering it safely and reliably. The goal for any hospital is to ensure that each of its patient-care units has an adequate number of nurses during every shift.

Ideally, the proper number of hours nu...

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US healthcare system can't keep up with number of baby boomers' bone fractures

Posted by Sun Cornwall on November 27, 2011 at 8:05 PM Comments comments (0)

US healthcare system can't keep up with number of baby boomers' bone fractures

March 17th, 2011 in Medicine & Health / Health

Many Baby Boomers will experience a bone fracture as they age, and the current US healthcare system is not prepared to provide the necessary care required, according to a special monograph released in the January 2011 issue of Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation (GOS), published by SAGE.

The first...

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