Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - December 2005

Date Title Comments Rating
2005-12-30 Stroke risk increases when children with sickle cell disease cease transfusions 0 None
2005-12-22 Gene discovery may prevent craniofacial birth defects 0 None
2005-12-22 Children could be saved from neuroblastoma using antibody therapy 0 None
2005-12-19 Flu kills more U.S. children than chicken pox, whooping cough, and measles combined 0 None
2005-12-19 One SIDS death may lead to another 0 None
2005-12-15 Hidden cost of teen pain in the UK almost £4 billion per year 0 None
2005-12-15 Kids with specific gene variant more at risk from passive smoking 0 None
2005-12-15 Some children like sweets not just because they taste good, but also because sweets make them feel good 0 5
2005-12-15 Urgent call to save lives of 30 million under fives over next decade 0 None
2005-12-15 Institute of Medicine reports on food marketing aimed at kids 0 None
2005-12-14 Poor diet and little exercise makes Scottish kids fatties 0 None
2005-12-12 Common baby illnesses may trigger cancer 0 None
2005-12-12 Babies dummies reduce the risk of cot deaths 0 None
2005-12-07 Junk food ads aimed at kids endangers their health 0 None
2005-12-07 Prevention of childhood obesity needs to begin before a woman ever gets pregnant 0 None
2005-12-07 Toddlers with sleep apnea experience more respiratory disturbances when they sleep on their backs 0 None
2005-12-06 Hearing implants give best results when placed early 0 None
2005-12-06 Backpacks damage kids' shoulders and backs 0 None
2005-12-05 Children with heart defects benefit from exercise 0 None
2005-12-05 Comforting behavior in girls mistaken for movement disorder 0 None
2005-12-05 Twins, triplets have greater chance of birth defects 0 3.5


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