“We walked through the woods and were just able to absorb what was surrounding us: the beauty of nature, the beauty of the world, from the smallest details, the pebbles under your feet or the branches and the bark on the trees, to how the air felt and listening to the sounds around us,” said Rona London, who participated in a forest bathing experience at Mohonk Mountain House in New Paltz, New York. “It was absolutely wonderful.”
“It’s always a full-contact martial art” to get youngsters to swallow today’s liquid antibiotic several times a day, said senior researcher Dr. Daniel Kohane of Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. A pediatrician and anesthesiologist, he studies novel ways to deliver drugs — and says when he describes the experimental ear gel, “people with kids get this right away.”
Billed as a combination of foosball and soccer, “Snoozeball” has come to be the favorite sport of the city’s Morning Star Adult Day Care participants
There have been no reports of lead contamination at any Aurora school, according to district officials — the tests are merely precautionary
The statewide policy will continue to restrict the availability of unhealthy beverages during after-school activities for all grade levels
“Concussions can have significant consequences in terms of cognitive function and brain development,” Xiang said.
Larimer County had 28 human cases this year as of Tuesday, the most in the state. Researchers say weather, a large number of infected birds and problems caused by humans are common factors.
Friday’s warning from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Thomas Frieden came as lawmakers start to sort out a stopgap government funding bill that is being targeted to also carry long-delayed money to battle Zika.
But health officials say they’re areas where the state can improve, as 20 percent of residents are considered obese. Rates of obesity are higher among blacks and Latinos, and more than 13 percent of Colorado’s children live in households with limited access to nutritious food.