Tag Archive: Nearly

Dec
29

Nearly half of teens who were perinatally infected with HIV have an increased risk of atherosclerotic

Nearly half of teens who were perinatally infected with HIV have an increased risk of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. When they were assessed with the Pathobiological Determinants of Atherosclerosis in Youth (PDAY) scores, 48% of the infected teens were found to have an elevated risk for having a lesion in the coronary arteries, and about a …

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Jul
11

Nearly half of babies have flat skull spot

Close to half of two-month-olds have “positional plagiocephaly” — a flat spot on the back of their heads – and changes in parents’ habits may be a cause. Although not thought to be medically dangerous, the flattened head shape can become permanent, which can have psychological implications for kids as they grow up, , Canadian …

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May
04

Nearly one percent children diabetic: Health minister

New Delhi: A sample survey by the government, conducted in schools in three cities, has shown that more than one percent of children suffer from diabetes, Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad informed the Lok Sabha Monday. Azad, in a written reply in the Lok Sabha, said that under the National Programme for Prevention and Control …

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