Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTBipolar disorder is one of the most disabling medical conditions among adolescents worldwide.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTIn surprising findings, researchers from MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) and Boston Children's Hospital (BCH) have discovered that nearly one in five children with celiac disease...
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTChild care personnel properly clean their hands less than a quarter of the times they are supposed to, according to a study published in the American Journal of Infection Control, the official...
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers from Denmark have found that there may be a link between maternal vitamin D levels and the risk of multiple sclerosis in offspring.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:00:00 PSTMitochondria carrying disease-causing mutations have, in human eggs, been replaced with healthy donor mitochondria in a small proof-of-principle study published online in Nature.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTIn support of the launch of 'Sudden unexpected death in infancy and childhood' published by a multi-agency working group convened by The Royal College of Pathologists and The Royal College of...
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTA new study has shown that toddlers as young as two-and-a-half years old can understand when others have different thoughts from them - much earlier than the age of four as traditionally thought.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers have linked a debilitating neurological disease in children to mutations in a gene that regulates neuronal development through control of protein movement within neuronal cells.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTSchool first aiders, community pharmacists and GP practice nurses overestimate the risk of fatal reaction for children with food allergy, suggests a new study, yet some are unable to treat allergic...
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTThe UK National Screening Committee (UK NSC) finds babies should not be screened for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTParents are being warned of the risks posed to children by water beads, which have been increasingly marketed as toys and learning aids for autistic children.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTMillions of parents lie to their children about Santa Claus every Christmas, but is this festive fabrication really as harmless as it seems?
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTOn the whole, the diet of U.S. children improved markedly between 1999 and 2012 but it remains poor, said the authors of a new study that examined diet quality data from more than 38,000 kids.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTApproximately 10 percent of newborns require help breathing after birth, and 1 in 1,000 newborns require more intensive resuscitation measures.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTHypertension and prehypertension in children often go undiagnosed, according to a new study published in Pediatrics.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:00:00 PSTCare of children with medical complexity who have significant chronic health problems resulting in extensive health care needs require an optimized framework with the medical home as the foundation...
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTNew research finds that a father's level of confidence and emotional engagement in his new role predict his child's levels of behavioral adjustment.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTDo air-borne allergens in schools affect students' asthma symptoms?A new article by Wanda Phipatanakul, M.D., M.S.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTAllergy and immunology experts at Rush University Medical Center, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and Ann & Robert H.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTMeasles, one of the world's most contagious diseases, can spread more quickly in schools than previously thought, according to Princeton University-led research.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTMore children are exposed to household tobacco smoke in early childhood, the greater their risk of adopting antisocial behavior toward others, engaging in proactive and reactive aggression, having...
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTVitamin D supplementation improved symptoms of autism in a recent trial.Studies have shown an association between the risk of autism spectrum disorder and vitamin D insufficiency.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTExpectant mothers who lie flat on their back in the third trimester of pregnancy may be at greater risk of stillbirth, new research finds.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTChildren that are diagnosed with the severe the brain tumour malignant glioma often have a very poor prognosis. Knowledge about how pediatric malignant glioma arises and develops is still limited.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTA new study conducted by researchers at Marcus Autism Center, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, and Emory University School of Medicine helps put to rest a longstanding controversy and question...