August 25, 20148252014
Pediatricians Offer New Dental Recommendations
All children should
start using toothpaste with fluoride when their teeth appear,
regardless of their risk level for cavities, according to new
recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).
Study Questions Value of Certain Knee Surgeries
conservative treatments, arthroscopic knee surgery offers no
apparent benefit for middle-aged people with age-related tears of
the meniscus -- the cartilage that cushions the knee joint,
according to a new analysis.
Bullying Starts Before School Years Begin, Study Finds
In a finding that
illustrates the complexity of bullying, Dutch researchers report
that obese boys are more likely to bully and be bullied than their
thinner peers and the vicious cycle begins before these children
ever step foot inside a school.