Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - August 2005

Date Title Comments Rating
2005-08-31 13 million children now living in poverty in the U.S. 0 None
2005-08-30 Children who eat cereal are more alert 0 None
2005-08-30 Which herbs and dietary supplements can help children with nausea, constipation and similar gastrointestinal problems? 0 None
2005-08-30 Top doctors in UK fear for teens with change in alcohol laws 0 None
2005-08-25 Kids texting messages in danger of RSI 0 None
2005-08-24 Increase in students with food allergies 0 None
2005-08-24 No intervention is necessary for most children with fluid in their ears 0 None
2005-08-22 Violent video games can increase aggressive behavior in children and adolescents 0 None
2005-08-22 Medulloblastoma irradiation may impair reading skills in young children 0 None
2005-08-21 Children who eat fries raise their risk of breast cancer later in life 0 None
2005-08-21 Mom and Dad's disapproval a greater deterrant than the law when it comes to drugs and alcohol 0 None
2005-08-18 President Bush's No Child Left Behind act appears to be leaving children behind 0 None
2005-08-17 U.S. beverage industry praised for helping in childhood obesity battle 0 None
2005-08-16 Walking to school encourages more physical activity 0 None
2005-08-16 Overweight children who can shed their puppy fat by age 14 can expect lower blood pressure 0 None
2005-08-16 Greatest challenge for parents is the balance between homework, sports, music and sleep 0 None
2005-08-15 Babies recognize unfamiliar musical rhythms far more readily than adults can 0 None
2005-08-15 Young athletes at high risk for developing skin cancer 0 None
2005-08-15 Oral medications may control symptoms of Type II diabetes in children just as well as insulin injections 0 None
2005-08-15 Old-fashioned methods best at getting rid of head lice in children 0 None
2005-08-15 Liquid detergent capsules can cause serious damage to childrens eyes 0 5
2005-08-11 Findings could lead to gene therapy cure for childhood blindness 0 None
2005-08-11 Family-based treatments are effective for substance abuse 0 None
2005-08-11 Childhood cancers are strongly linked to pollution from engine exhausts 0 None
2005-08-11 Study queries value of ear tube surgery for childrens' speech and language development 0 None
2005-08-08 Bill Clinton leads childhood obesity fight 0 None
2005-08-04 New guidance highlights pharmacist's role in protecting vulnerable adults 0 None
2005-08-03 New health campaign targets uninsured kids in the U.S. 0 None
2005-08-02 Breastfeeding babies past 12 months 0 4.5
2005-08-02 Drug use among Indiana youth sees biggest drop in years 0 None
2005-08-02 Countries throughout the Americas are joining together to observe World Breastfeeding Week 0 None
2005-08-02 South African Department of Health celebrating World Breastfeeding Week 0 None
2005-08-02 Evaluation of sexual abuse in children takes special skills 0 None
2005-08-02 Teen binge drinking out of control 0 None
2005-08-01 Visceral obesity may be an important risk factor for insulin resistance syndrome in children 0 None
2005-08-01 Nationwide survey reports a high rate of concern about body image in both boys and girls 0 None
2005-08-01 Babies born at night have a greater risk of dying in their first month 0 None


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