Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - April 2004

Date Title Comments Rating
2004-04-30 Gene therapy may delay Alzheimer progression 0 None
2004-04-29 Having pets helps protect infants against allergies 0 None
2004-04-29 Millions of poor and minority children in America's cities likely will suffer higher rates of asthma 0 None
2004-04-29 Pediatric thyroid cancer is most common amongs teenage girls 0 None
2004-04-28 88 percent of children who drown are under the supervision of another person 0 None
2004-04-28 Russia's housing conditions linked to high rates of asthma amongst children 0 None
2004-04-28 Children don't understand physical activity and health messages 0 5
2004-04-27 Researchers to create tool for diagnosing children with apraxia of speech 0 None
2004-04-27 How big should your child be? 0 None
2004-04-26 Indiana promotes National Infant Immunization Week 0 None
2004-04-26 Learn to control your child's asthma with new book from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 0 None
2004-04-23 Focusing on soft drinks is the next logical step in the war against pediatric obesity 0 None
2004-04-23 Avoid feeding infants fluoridated water, researchers caution 0 None
2004-04-22 Fizzy drinks cause obesity in children 0 None
2004-04-22 Expert calls for standard epinephrine doses when treating children in cardiac arrest 0 None
2004-04-22 Supplements help prevent cavities in children where water quality and fluoride content is poor 0 None
2004-04-22 Prediction of adult diseases in infancy 0 None
2004-04-21 Common anemia drug may protect hearts of infants undergoing surgical repair of congenital defects 0 None
2004-04-21 Soy infant formula recalled 0 None
2004-04-21 New book to examine the many issues of child maltreatment 0 5
2004-04-17 Daycare and siblings increase likelihood of contracting respiratory syncytial virus and rhinovirus 0 None
2004-04-16 New 4 year child development study on infant feeding practice and dietary patterns 0 None
2004-04-16 Caffeine and children, some sound advice 0 None
2004-04-16 Medicaid costs for a child's trip to an emergency room or clinic can be reduced annually by at least $198 0 None
2004-04-16 Sound sleep in infants lessens likelihood of drug abuse in later years 0 None
2004-04-12 Teens are obese due to lack of exercise 0 4
2004-04-12 Most common skin condition, Molluscum Contagiosum 0 None
2004-04-10 Trials of antidepressants for children consistently exaggerated their benefits while playing down their possible harm 0 None
2004-04-09 Low carb diets should be avoided by growing children and adolescents 0 1
2004-04-07 Breast-feeding may protect against SIDS 0 None
2004-04-06 Lack of vigorous physical activity is the main contributor to obesity in adolescents ages 11 to 15 0 4
2004-04-06 Trauma Highly Prevalent Among Delinquents 0 None
2004-04-05 More evidence needed to link symptoms like tics or behavioral problems to a strep infection 0 None
2004-04-05 Online, web-based system for ordering total parenteral nutrition (TPN) 0 None


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