Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - June 2007

Date Title Comments Rating
2007-06-29 Delinquency in children now linked to biology 0 None
2007-06-29 Type of curriculum influences child behavior 0 None
2007-06-28 Toddlers learn first words better from people than TV 0 None
2007-06-28 Alcohol billboard boost kids' urge to drink 0 None
2007-06-28 Mothers' second-hand smoke exposure while pregnant linked to children's ADHD 0 None
2007-06-28 Hib vaccine could save hundreds of thousands of children in Asia 0 None
2007-06-27 Thousands of children and teens diagnosed with diabetes each year in the U.S. 0 None
2007-06-27 Family-based weight management program cuts diabetes risk, improves BMI in overweight children 0 None
2007-06-27 15,000 children and adolescents in the United States are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes annually 0 None
2007-06-27 Gene variant increases risk for alcoholism following childhood abuse 0 None
2007-06-27 Pediatric chronic disease poses future health and welfare challenges 0 None
2007-06-27 Children with serious complex illness more likely than before to die at home than in the hospital 0 None
2007-06-27 Childhood cancer survivors at increased risk of severe health problems as adults 0 None
2007-06-26 Does playfulness in young children encourage creativity and confidence? 0 None
2007-06-26 Fine particulate matter from traffic may influence birth weight 0 None
2007-06-23 Vitamin D deficient rickets in infants 0 None
2007-06-23 Pulmonary function testing in children aged 2 to 6 0 None
2007-06-23 New risk marker for overweight children 0 None
2007-06-23 Review of the routine monitoring of growth in children of primary school age to identify growth-related conditions 0 None
2007-06-23 Minority segregated schools hinder reading skills 0 None
2007-06-23 Research links childhood social skills and learning abilities 0 None
2007-06-22 Requiring HPV vaccination for school-age girls for upcoming school year 'too soon,' researcher says 0 None
2007-06-21 Children as young as 11 use drugs to win at sport 0 None
2007-06-20 Many kids using performance enhancing drugs in sport 0 5
2007-06-20 Early drug use a predictor of violent and delinquent behavior 1 None
2007-06-20 Child obesity epidemic 0 None
2007-06-20 Children who have at least one parent who smokes have 5.5 times higher levels of cotinine 0 None
2007-06-20 Child expert says pureed food for babies is unnecessary and harmful 0 None
2007-06-20 Babies with parents who smoke have cotinine in their urine 0 None
2007-06-19 Lead poisoning in New York City at lowest level in more than a decade 0 None
2007-06-19 New pediatric sleep lab in upstate New York 0 None
2007-06-19 Elevator-related injuries in children 0 None
2007-06-18 Causes of childhood brain aneurysms 0 None
2007-06-18 Sleep-related breathing disorder common among aggressive kids 0 None
2007-06-16 Boys and delinquency 0 None
2007-06-16 Steps for children to get a good nights sleep 0 None
2007-06-16 Mild sleep loss affects children's speech 0 None
2007-06-15 Recurrence of SIDS overestimated 0 None
2007-06-15 Impact of prenatal cocaine exposure on children 0 None
2007-06-14 Millions of children denied cheap epilepsy drug worldwide 0 None
2007-06-14 Delinquency in children now linked to biology 0 None
2007-06-14 Children from lower socioeconomic classes have more sleep problems 0 None
2007-06-14 FPG Child Development Institute receives $8 Million to establish autism professional development center 0 None
2007-06-14 Combining brain scans and behavioral tests aids early identification of at-risk readers 0 None
2007-06-14 Children's brain responses predict impact of sleep loss on attention 0 None
2007-06-14 Breastfeeding may provide long-term protection against childhood sleep-related breathing disorder 0 None
2007-06-14 Children receiving antibiotics before age 1 at greater risk for asthma by age 7 0 None
2007-06-13 Doctors told to 'say it like it is' when it comes to obese kids 0 None
2007-06-12 Too much sun in childhood leads to deadly skin cancer later on 0 None
2007-06-12 Babies given antibiotics more likely to develop asthma 0 None
2007-06-08 Researchers develop criteria to detect bone mass deficiencies in children with chronic diseases 0 None
2007-06-08 Newer iodine-containing contrast agents safe for children 0 None
2007-06-08 Community-based care for severely malnourished children 0 None
2007-06-08 Experts call for greater research into paediatric drugs for epilepsy 0 None
2007-06-08 Child care trends 0 3
2007-06-08 Preparing for a baby 0 None
2007-06-08 Tackling behavioral problems in children 0 None
2007-06-06 Babies only sleep safely in crib with just a baby blanket 0 None
2007-06-05 Parents using Ritalin to get children through exams and divorce 0 None
2007-06-05 Second hand smoke damages childrens' hearts 0 None
2007-06-05 Infant swimming lessons may not be such a good idea 0 None
2007-06-05 Divorce can be a predictor of methylphenidate use by children of broken families 0 None
2007-06-05 Babies are born to be breastfed! 0 None
2007-06-05 Honest communication of cancer prognostic information can help parents feel more hopeful 0 None
2007-06-03 EU wades into the obesity debate 0 None
2007-06-01 How well do you know your child's pediatrician? 0 None
2007-06-01 Psychologist unravels the adolescent mind 0 None
2007-06-01 Treatment for urea cycle disorders proves its worth 25 years later 0 None
2007-06-01 Mathematics is child's play 0 None


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