Oct

15

2018
As E-Scooters Roll Into American Cities, So Do Safety Concerns

As E-Scooters Roll Into American Cities, So Do Safety Concerns

Electric scooters zoom through traffic in many cities these days, and have the potential to take cars off the road. But experts worry that the many riders who forgo safety gear are taking big risks. (Image credit: David Paul Morris/Getty Images)


Oct

13

2018
Opinion: The Doctor And The Boy In The Bubble

Opinion: The Doctor And The Boy In The Bubble

In his essay this week, NPR’s Scott Simon remembers William T. Shearer, who died this week at the age of 81. He was the doctor of “The Boy In The Bubble.” (Image credit: Bettmann/Bettmann Archive)


Oct

11

2018
How parenting affects antisocial behaviors in children

How parenting affects antisocial behaviors in children

In a recent study of the parental caregiving environment, researchers found that within identical twin pairs, the child who experienced harsher behavior and less parental warmth was at a greater risk for developing antisocial behaviors.


Oct

09

2018
When Giving Birth For The First Time, Push Away

When Giving Birth For The First Time, Push Away

There’s no benefit to delaying pushing after receiving epidural anesthesia and reaching full dilation. A delay increases the risk of complications, particularly for the mother, a large study finds. (Image credit: Getty Images)



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