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British study examines mobile phone effects on children

British scientists launched a major government-commissioned study on Tuesday into the effects of mobile phone usage on the developing brains of children.

About 2,500 children from London will be tested at the age of 11 and 12 and then again two years later, to assess how their cognitive abilities develop in relation to their changing use of phones and other wireless technologies. 238 more words

Vision

Video Displays and Dry Eye in Children

Source: http://www.practiceupdate.com/journalscan/9378

In a population of Korean children in grades 5 and 6 (ages 9–11), the authors compared symptoms and use of video display terminals in those with dry eye disease (9.7%, as determined by ophthalmic exam) with children without clinically determined dry eye. 437 more words

Optometry

Warrior Born

Today I changed my LinkedIn profile from Finance to Health and Fitness!! Closed that door!!

After years of seeing the Federal government push for greater levels of Superannuation Savings, and the Super Pie Grow to being one of the largest per head of population in the World. 153 more words

Exercise

Poor Posture May Lead to Lack of Confidence and Additional Stress

What can cause poor posture?

Cell Phones: The hunched-over position of the typical electronic-device user is of particular concern, and is sparking new back and neck-pain problems in teenagers. 521 more words

Chinese Medicine

Modern Posture

 

 

Modern day work is slowly seeing more and more people having back and neck issues.

This arises due to many hours spent sitting in front of computer screens with poor posture. 373 more words

Exercise

Your Posture is Your Health

In this article from the January 1994 issue of the American Journal of Pain Management, the authors state that the significant influence of posture on health is not addressed by most physicians. 178 more words

Chiropractic