Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - July 2009

Date Title Comments Rating
2009-07-31 Ethical ramifications of H1N1 vaccine priority groups 2 None
2009-07-31 U.N. program has little effect in reducing deaths among children in Bangladesh, study finds 0 None
2009-07-30 Expanded testing reveals 2000 percent increase in number of HIV-positive Indian children 0 None
2009-07-29 Efforts underway in Namibia to treat pediatric HIV 0 None
2009-07-29 Overconfident students are often below-average readers, according to new study 0 None
2009-07-28 Plenty of dairy foods in childhood may mean a longer life 0 None
2009-07-28 Being active at age 5 helps kids stay lean as they age 0 None
2009-07-28 Anesthesia not harmful for babies during birth process 0 None
2009-07-27 Obesity expert says rates of severe childhood obesity have tripled 1 None
2009-07-27 New system may allow use of xenon to protect newborn brain 0 None
2009-07-24 Cause of colic 0 None
2009-07-22 Active children sleep better 0 None
2009-07-21 Child’s IQ can be affected by mother’s exposure to urban air pollutants 0 None
2009-07-20 Babies and toddlers have double the risk of head injuries 0 None
2009-07-20 What happens in the womb dictates how well a child does at school 0 5
2009-07-17 Depression and stress worsen childhood asthma 0 None
2009-07-16 Parents more conscious of overweight girls than overweight boys 0 None
2009-07-15 Many Australian parents oblivious to the fact their children are overweight 0 None
2009-07-15 Iowa lawmakers discuss reform and increased coverage for children 0 None
2009-07-14 Researchers design textile load limiter for child seat belt systems 0 None
2009-07-14 Was SIDS the cause of infant deaths even 150 years ago? 0 None
2009-07-13 Bath time a risky business for young children 0 None
2009-07-13 Making the difficult task of transporting a child with special needs safer 0 None
2009-07-13 Poor families often targets for child protection departments 0 None
2009-07-12 Stress and depression worsen childhood asthma 0 None
2009-07-09 World Food Programme appeals for $23 million to help Yemenis women and children 0 None
2009-07-09 Ethicists urge inclusion of pregnant women in Federal child-health study 0 None
2009-07-07 Heart medication errors too frequent in children 0 3.5
2009-07-07 Iron supplements for preventing or treating anemia among children in malaria-endemic areas 0 None
2009-07-07 New strategies to improve treatment and prevent heart failure in children 0 1
2009-07-07 $40 million made available for children's health care enrollment efforts 0 None
2009-07-06 Phthalates may play a role in pre-term births 0 None
2009-07-06 Research pinpoints difference in the way children with autism learn new behaviors 0 None
2009-07-06 Research reveals that sick children do not always have their pain-relief needs met 0 None
2009-07-06 How is sexual conflict over parental care resolved? 0 None
2009-07-05 Whooping cough epidemic on North Coast of New South Wales 2 None
2009-07-02 Brain malformations significantly associated with preterm birth 0 None


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