Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - September 2007

Date Title Comments Rating
2007-09-29 Bad neighborhoods and lack of family support may worsen asthma in children and adolescents 0 None
2007-09-29 Children may benefit when mothers and fathers react differently to their negative emotions 0 None
2007-09-29 Babies raised in bilingual homes learn new words differently than infants learning one language 0 1
2007-09-29 Aggression in adolescents is influenced by siblings 0 None
2007-09-27 Health and economic benefits of reducing the number of students per classroom in US primary schools 0 None
2007-09-27 Probiotic bacteria improve diarrhea in infants 0 None
2007-09-26 Omega-3 fatty acids may reduce type 1 diabetes risk in children 0 None
2007-09-26 Is it any wonder kids are fat? 0 None
2007-09-25 Lifestyle interventions in the treatment of childhood overweight 0 None
2007-09-25 Children obese due to a host of unhealthy pressures 0 None
2007-09-25 School, family and community involvement are all needed to increase the activity levels of adolescen 0 None
2007-09-24 Promoting safety of medicines for children 0 None
2007-09-24 Insecticide-treated bednet coverage reduces child mortality by 44% 0 None
2007-09-24 Insight into the struggles of children with language impairments 0 None
2007-09-24 How can we improve teaching and learning in schools? 0 5
2007-09-23 APHA urges Bush to reconsider and sign the SCHIP bill 0 None
2007-09-20 Cases of invasive pneumococcal disease in children reduced 0 None
2007-09-20 Cat scratch disease management in children 0 5
2007-09-20 Experts say crib bumpers do more harm than good and should not be used 0 None
2007-09-18 Most children with cancer are well-adjusted expert says 0 None
2007-09-18 Recommendation that parents not use bumper pads in cribs or bassinets 0 None
2007-09-18 Too tight socks on tiny tots leave lasting scars 0 None
2007-09-18 The benefits of a clean and healthy environment for children: what is the UK doing? 0 4.3
2007-09-17 Children's lazy eyes corrected with eye-patch over shorter period of time 0 None
2007-09-17 Benefits and risks of breastfeeding 0 None
2007-09-17 Cholesterol tests at 15 months 0 None
2007-09-17 Economic development linked to differences in rates of asthma symptoms 0 None
2007-09-13 Having an overweight mother increases child's chances of obesity 0 None
2007-09-13 Cholesterol testing at 15 months of age 0 None
2007-09-13 Global child deaths have reached a record low 0 None
2007-09-13 High blood pressure on the rise in American children 0 None
2007-09-13 Peanut butter program could help tackle child malnutrition 0 None
2007-09-12 Under-11's not taking enough exercise 0 None
2007-09-12 Breastfeeding offers no protection against asthma or allergies 0 None
2007-09-12 Diet rich in fruit, veg and fish reduces children's asthma risk 0 None
2007-09-12 Mums feel they get a serve over preschoolers' eating habits 0 None
2007-09-12 Soft drinks alone do not affect children's weight 0 None
2007-09-12 Giving children a diet rich in fish and 0 None
2007-09-12 Children who learn heart healthy eating habits lower heart disease risk 0 None
2007-09-12 Child's IQ could be affected by mother's epilepsy 0 None
2007-09-10 Too much salt in childrens' food raises their blood pressure 0 5
2007-09-10 Soy isoflavone genistin may reduce a baby's susceptibility to rotavirus infections 0 None
2007-09-10 Reception year teachers most important for primary education 0 None
2007-09-09 Link shown between ADHD, food colourings and additives 0 3
2007-09-05 Healthy Steps for Young Children Program has sustained benefits for children and families 0 None
2007-09-05 1.5 million children suffering from diarrhoea can be saved every year with the right treatment 0 None
2007-09-04 School-based obesity prevention program reduces harmful weight-control behaviors in adolescents 0 None
2007-09-04 8.7 percent of US children age 8 to 15 meet criteria for having ADHD 0 None
2007-09-04 Children with asthma missing out on best drug treatment in the UK 0 None
2007-09-03 Even kindies stress out before school 0 None
2007-09-03 Children just beginning school need their sleep 0 None


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