Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - September 2008

Date Title Comments Rating
2008-09-30 Parents warned that second-hand smoke may trigger nicotine dependence symptoms in children 0 None
2008-09-30 Drinking alcohol before age 15 a risky habit 0 None
2008-09-30 Kids' hectic activity programs stress out parents 0 None
2008-09-29 Second-hand smoke may trigger nicotine dependence symptoms in kids 0 None
2008-09-29 Fish oil brain study slammed as 'laughable' 0 None
2008-09-29 Breast is best - the secrets of breast milk 1 None
2008-09-29 Tarrant County taking steps to address high infant mortality rate 0 None
2008-09-23 Chinese baby milk scandal spreads to countries across Asia 0 None
2008-09-22 Research shows mobile phones raise children's risk of brain cancer by five times 0 None
2008-09-22 Paracetamol-based medicines linked to asthma in children 0 None
2008-09-21 National positive thinking trial aims to prevent childhood depression 0 None
2008-09-17 Mother's flu shot protects newborns 0 None
2008-09-16 Advocates for SCHIP expansion look to next year as Democrats, Republicans disagree over ability to pass legislation this session 0 None
2008-09-16 HIV, malaria interventions help reduce mortality among young children, challenges remain, UNICEF report says 0 None
2008-09-15 Cancer Research UK launches campaign to protect children from tobacco 0 None
2008-09-15 Staph infection a possible suspect in some SIDS cases 0 5
2008-09-15 Malaria, HIV interventions help reduce mortality among young children, challenges remain, UNICEF report says 0 3
2008-09-14 FDA issues warning on milk-based infant formula manufactured in China 0 None
2008-09-10 New ependymoma genes identified 0 None
2008-09-10 Abuse of painkillers can predispose adolescents to lifelong addiction 0 None
2008-09-10 TV junk food marketing targeting children 0 None
2008-09-09 Mother's stress may contribute to her young children being overweight 0 None
2008-09-09 Congressional Democrats will not vote on SCHIP expansion legislation this session amid veto threats, increased cost estimates 0 None
2008-09-09 Stuttering more common in bilingual children 0 5
2008-09-09 Parents vastly overestimate how much their children exercise 0 None
2008-09-09 Campaign to rid food of artificial colours hits the road in Australia and New Zealand 0 3
2008-09-08 Children born prematurely are four times more likely to have behavioural disorders 0 None
2008-09-08 Bullying parents' top concern for obese kids 0 None
2008-09-08 Prenatal exposure to pollution a culprit in obesity 0 None
2008-09-07 Kentucky Governor, Lt. Governor promote initiative to simplify KCHIP application process 0 None
2008-09-07 Public backs tougher tobacco control to protect the young 0 None
2008-09-07 Early weight gain linked to higher blood pressure in adulthood 0 None
2008-09-05 CMS adds children's health care information to Hospital Compare web site 0 None
2008-09-04 Low-birth-weight children should have their blood pressure checked 0 None
2008-09-04 U.S. residents increasingly adopting HIV-positive children from abroad 0 None
2008-09-04 Health care professionals seeing more children with fatty liver disease; condition prevalent among Hispanics 0 None
2008-09-04 CDC MMR/autism study - wrong questions asked, wrong children studied, wrong conclusions NAA says 0 None
2008-09-04 CDC MMR/autism study - wrong questions asked, wrong children studied, wrong conclusions NAA says 0 None
2008-09-02 TV in bedroom makes kids sleep less 0 None
2008-09-02 The impact of soft drink availability in elementary schools on consumption 0 None
2008-09-02 Most vaccine-allergic children can still be safely vaccinated 0 None
2008-09-01 Impact of school based programs for childhood overweight 0 None

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