care interventions

Education programs can increase parent-child interactions


January 4th, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): Two concurrent studies have shown that parent education programs delivered through pediatric primary care offices increase parent-child play and reading activities critical for child development and school readiness ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Exercise and vitamin D help reduce the risk of falls in seniors


December 26th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 26 (ANI): Exercise and Vitamin D supplements are the best ways to reduce the risk of falling in people aged 65 and over, a systematic review of over 50 clinical ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Daughter caregivers more prone to depression than sons


June 7th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 7 (ANI): A new study says that adult daughters caring for a parent recovering from a stroke are more prone to get into depression than sons.Marina Bastawrous today told the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Daughters of stroke recovery parent more prone to depression


June 7th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 7 (IANS) Adult daughters caring for a parent recovering from stroke are more prone to depression than sons, says a new study. Caring for a parent who has experienced a stroke ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Phone counselling as effective as face-to-face counselling in weight loss maintenance


November 25th, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): A new study has found that telephone counselling may be as effective as face-to-face counselling when it comes to weight loss maintenance.According to researchers, face-to-face and telephone ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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