Tag Archives: Young

Pop Warner Bans Low Stance For Young

FRIDAY, March 1, 2019 (HealthDay News) The traditional three-point stance has been banned in the youngest divisions of the Pop Warner youth football league. The new policy takes effect in the 2019 season and affects Tiny Mite (5 to 7), Mitey Mite (7 to 9) and Junior Pee Wee (8 to 10). This is the… Read More »

Can Young Adults Never Diagnosed With Hypertension Face an Increased Risk of Other Diseases?

Previous studies have linked high blood pressure and dementia risk. But a new study published in Neurology suggests that young adults with blood pressure (BP) levels above normal but not enough to be considered hypertensive are at an increased risk for brain shrinkage, which can lead to a decline in cognitive function and possibly dementia,… Read More »

Young girl wakes up from two-week coma: 'Our Christmas miracle is happening'

Christina “Chrissy” Vandervelden woke up from a two-week coma but is still in need of prayers on her road to recovery. (Alaina VanDerVelden) The family of a Florida teen with cystic fibrosis was shocked and amazed after their 17-year-old daughter unexpectedly woke up from a two-week coma last week, but say prayer is still needed.… Read More »