Dr. Jeffrey M. Saland, MD

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  • The Mount Sinai Health System, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    MONDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Toddlers who snore persistently are more likely to have behavior problems, such as hyperactivity, depression and attention issues, during the day than their non-snoring peers, new research indicates.

    The study also looked at factors that might contribut...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    FRIDAY, Aug. 10 (HealthDay News) -- Happiness in adulthood may be determined by the quality of relationships in your youth, not brain power or academic prowess, new Australian research suggests.

    "This shows that there is an enduring, significant relationship bet...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) -- New data shows that while fewer American teenagers are smoking now than a decade ago, the rate of decline has slowed considerably.

    "Despite an 11-year downward trend among middle and high school students, there has been little or no change in tobacco u...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    THURSDAY, Aug. 9 (HealthDay News) -- Children who speak more than one language seem to have a learning advantage: Being bilingual can improve children's problem-solving skills and creative thinking, a new study suggests.

    The mental sharpness needed to switch between two languages may deve...Full Article

  • Jeffrey M. Saland, MD
    Before birth, the kidneys normally pass through a complex series of developmental steps when they change position and orientation.  Malrotated kidneys occur when these steps do not occur in the usual way so the kidney ends up in an abnormal position, orientation, or both. Malrotated kidneys are g...Read More