Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - 2010

Date Title Comments Rating
2010-12-30 Home births on the decline in UK: Midwives protest 0 5
2010-12-30 Health and Safety Watch tracks over 500 food and product advisories and recalls in 2010 0 None
2010-12-30 How parents gauge level of ear pain in preverbal children 0 1
2010-12-30 Two out of three children experience cyber-bullying 0 None
2010-12-30 Children more likely to suffer from appendicitis in areas with few pediatricians 0 None
2010-12-29 Centocor Ortho Biotech files REMICADE sBLA for ulcerative colitis in pediatric patients 0 None
2010-12-29 Natus Medical ships ALGO hearing screeners to New South Wales 0 None
2010-12-28 Exposure to persistent organic pollutants alters cortisol level in blood 0 5
2010-12-28 Met-FISC complex formation critical step in juvenile hormone signaling pathway 0 None
2010-12-27 New findings reveal long-term influences of infant formula composition 0 None
2010-12-27 Vitamin D levels of newborns appear to predict their risk of respiratory infections 0 None
2010-12-24 Report examines infant, child feeding practices in 33 countries 0 None
2010-12-24 MigreLief releases safe, proven effective supplement for children with migraines 0 5
2010-12-23 Great River Foundation awarded 2-year Wellmark Foundation grant to fight childhood obesity 0 5
2010-12-23 Arsenic agent for leukemia beneficial in treating medulloblastoma, Ewing's Sarcoma 0 None
2010-12-23 Later onset of puberty associated with malnutrition, earlier onset to childhood obesity 0 None
2010-12-23 AADR testifies at FDA Advisory Panel meeting on dental amalgam 0 None
2010-12-23 Sequenom CMM authorizes SensiGene T21 LDT clinical validation study 0 None
2010-12-22 Researchers perform cord blood cell transplantation to treat child with ischemic brain injury 0 None
2010-12-22 Children with autism may have problem with visual skills: Study 0 None
2010-12-22 Teen birth rate at a seven decade low: Report 0 None
2010-12-22 Vote For Kids Health calls for voting support to help win December Pepsi Refresh Project 0 None
2010-12-22 Kaiser Permanente's Los Angeles and San Diego Medical Centers achieve Baby-Friendly status 0 None
2010-12-22 Maternal prenatal supplements boost child's intellectual and motor function 0 None
2010-12-22 Tips on toy safety during holiday season 0 None
2010-12-22 Prenatal iron-folic acid supplementation increases intellectual, motor function in children 0 None
2010-12-22 86.9% of adults express support for melanoma genetic testing in minors 0 None
2010-12-22 24th study finds stronger association between fluoride in water and lower IQ in children 0 5
2010-12-21 Breast feed for smarter kids 0 None
2010-12-21 The Children's Agenda delivered to California's incoming policymakers 0 None
2010-12-21 The Lewin Group to perform two-year study on health outcomes in children with ASD 0 None
2010-12-21 Obstetrics and Gynecology: One third of pregnant women are not screened for gestational diabetes 0 None
2010-12-21 Study examines treatment options for children diagnosed with ADHD 0 None
2010-12-21 Autistic children are unable to search effectively for objects in real-life situations 0 None
2010-12-21 Early life food influences life-long fertility 0 None
2010-12-21 Exome sequencing leads to correct diagnosis and life-saving treatment for mysterious genetic disorder 0 None
2010-12-20 Mums urged not to delay births for leave scheme 0 None
2010-12-20 Food sack to help supplement Cincinnati students' nutrition through the holiday break 0 None
2010-12-20 AAPD pediatric oral health experts partner with text4baby to provide information to pregnant women, new moms 0 None
2010-12-20 New U.N. commission will track donors' pledges on maternal, child health 0 None
2010-12-20 Researchers recommend 'watchful waiting' over antibiotic treatment for many children with ear infections 0 None
2010-12-20 House rejects Senate bill to fight child marriage, citing cost as main concern 0 None
2010-12-19 CF patients with normal to mildly impaired lung function may benefit from new investigational drug 0 None
2010-12-17 Early intervention can improve core symptoms of ASD in young children: Study 0 None
2010-12-17 RMHC of the Philadelphia Region grants to support programs that aim to improve well-being of children 0 None
2010-12-17 Researchers contribute important expertise to new landmark study of medulloblastoma 0 None
2010-12-17 GE Healthcare announces global partnership with Embrace to distribute low-cost infant warmer 0 None
2010-12-17 Pediatric plastic surgeon reconstructs patient's jaw 0 None
2010-12-17 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota praises fix of orphan drug discount under 340B program 0 None
2010-12-17 Human fetal immune system entirely different from adult immune system 0 None
2010-12-17 Head, neck radiation exposure increases thyroid cancer in children 0 None
2010-12-16 Scientists decipher genetic code for pediatric medulloblastoma 0 5
2010-12-16 FDA clears Novavax's Phase I clinical trial to evaluate new RSV vaccine candidate 0 None
2010-12-16 Foster care standards formulated 0 None
2010-12-16 Stem cell therapy gives sight to four year old 0 None
2010-12-16 Quarter of all British school children obese: Report 0 None
2010-12-16 Unclean vehicle cabin air filters more dangerous to children 0 None
2010-12-16 Living near freeway linked to increased risk of autism 0 None
2010-12-16 SIDS deaths surge 33% on New Year's Day 0 None
2010-12-16 Affordable Care Act provisions will increase breastfeeding among working mothers 0 4
2010-12-16 Harmful ingredients in toxic toys need to banned 0 5
2010-12-16 Opinions: Kangaroo care; NTDs, Women's health 0 None
2010-12-16 Caffeine consumption affects children's sleep quality 0 None
2010-12-16 Researchers discover newborn's brain respond strongly to mother's voice 0 None
2010-12-15 New report on improving outcome of pregnancy 0 None
2010-12-15 Innovative research investigates importance of reading to newborns in the NICU 0 None
2010-12-15 Early intervention for children with autism improves I.Q., language and social skills 0 4
2010-12-15 New online tools allow parents with autistic children to enjoy holiday season 0 5
2010-12-15 MHRA issues notice of acceptance for BioMarin's GALNS Phase 3 trial in MPS IVA 0 None
2010-12-15 Reuters looks at cost-effectiveness of pursuing malaria vaccine, eradication 0 None
2010-12-15 Children in Sweden are exposed to a huge number of unhealthy TV advertisements 0 None
2010-12-15 Research reveals mother's eating habits have huge impact on children's nutrition 0 None
2010-12-15 Flu vaccination during pregnancy prevents infant hospitalization 0 None
2010-12-15 Accidental ingestion of Tessalon could be dangerous for young children, FDA warns 0 None
2010-12-14 Adoption rates plummet to a three decade low 0 None
2010-12-14 Marketers must pay $2.1M to refund purchasers of Disney- and Marvel heroes-licensed vitamins 0 None
2010-12-14 Neonaticide is more common than previously thought 1 None
2010-12-14 GAVI Alliance launches pneumonia vaccine project in Nicaragua 0 None
2010-12-14 Vented bottles prevent nutrient loss in breast milk and infant formula 0 None
2010-12-14 Pelosi releases statement on Obama's signing of Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act 0 None
2010-12-14 PenTAG researchers contribute to new NICE guidance on preventing unintentional injury to under-15s 0 None
2010-12-14 Early school entry lowers risk of obesity among adolescent girls 0 None
2010-12-14 Mouse study shows flu virus infection may protect against asthma 0 None
2010-12-13 Research: Kidney disease caused by autoimmune disease lupus may be twice as lethal in children 0 None
2010-12-13 Apartment living exposes kids to more second-hand smoke 0 None
2010-12-13 Quality of care for ADHD children poor under Medicaid, says new report 0 None
2010-12-13 Depression in mothers during pregnancy associated with higher levels of stress hormones in children 0 None
2010-12-13 Prevenar 13 launched in first childhood immunization program for PD in Nicaragua 0 None
2010-12-13 School children who dislike fruits and vegetables are more likely to develop functional constipation 0 None
2010-12-13 Multi-unit dwellings contribute to children's exposure to tobacco smoke 0 None
2010-12-10 Using buprenorphine to treat opioid-dependent pregnant women may result in healthier babies 0 None
2010-12-10 News outlets report on polio outbreaks in Central, East Africa 0 None
2010-12-10 New software may help improve major deficiencies in ADHD children 1 None
2010-12-10 Report shows hospitalizations for eating disorders in children increase at an alarming rate 0 None
2010-12-09 Research looks at early exposure to mobile phone risk 0 None
2010-12-09 Trauma surgeon co-authors call to action to establish pediatric trauma research network 0 None
2010-12-09 Researchers to address HRQOL issues for pediatric patients with IBD at annual conference 0 None
2010-12-09 Focused intervention on core social deficits of ASD in toddlers improves social, communication skills 0 None
2010-12-09 Urgent reform of Medicaid-financed community care for ADHD children needed 0 None
2010-12-09 Report examines African government funding for child development 0 None
2010-12-09 European researchers develop new form of therapy for Alpha-mannosidosis 0 None
2010-12-09 Expert panel explores how to engage pediatricians, primary care physicians in preventing childhood obesity 0 None
2010-12-09 ADHD, developmental RD have common genetic influences: Study 0 None
2010-12-08 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota installs Toshiba's Infinix CC-i system and MAQUET OR table 0 None
2010-12-08 Court ruling on regulation of electronic cigarettes as drugs and devices is wrong 0 None
2010-12-08 Exertional heat-related injuries also occur during everyday activities 0 None
2010-12-08 OPRN collects samples from infants, mothers and fathers to reduce preterm birth complications 0 None
2010-12-08 L. reuteri Protectis reduces frequency of regurgitation by 80% in infants 0 None
2010-12-08 Video games effective in improving diet behaviors of children 0 None
2010-12-08 New research indicates that older women can deliver healthy babies 0 None
2010-12-08 First standard-of-care guidelines for children with congenital muscular dystrophy 0 None
2010-12-08 Health professionals discuss on reducing maternal, newborn mortality, morbidity 0 None
2010-12-08 Children's Hospital LA investigators elected into the Society for Pediatric Research 0 None
2010-12-08 QLT's oral synthetic retinoid granted orphan drug designation for treatment of Leber Congenital Amaurosis 0 5
2010-12-07 Early group daycare exposure protects kids from infections later: Study 0 None
2010-12-07 Mobile phones use during pregnancy linked to behavioural problems in kids: Study 1 None
2010-12-07 Matrix's NDA for Abacavir Sulfate receives tentative FDA approval under PEPFAR 0 None
2010-12-07 Encouraging GenVec RSV vaccine program data presented at International Respiratory Syncytial Virus Symposium 0 None
2010-12-07 Long-term prognosis still excellent for children with seizures 0 None
2010-12-07 Expansion of newborn screening throws some families on a journey of great uncertainty 0 5
2010-12-07 Bright-colored toys can pose a dangerous health risk to children 0 None
2010-12-07 Broselow Pediatric Emergency Tape now in electronic format 0 None
2010-12-07 Research team creates digital version of Broselow tape for children 0 None
2010-12-07 Secondhand smoke in the home may cause ear infections in children: Study 0 None
2010-12-07 Researchers examine relationship between childhood obesity, physical activity 0 5
2010-12-07 Guardian examines difficulty of delivering polio vaccines in war-torn parts of Africa, like DRC 0 None
2010-12-07 Dartmouth awarded $2M grant for new Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Center 0 None
2010-12-07 MU researcher hopes to protect cardiac muscles for children with DMD 0 None
2010-12-07 Bierman ABA opens new clinic for children with autism 0 None
2010-12-07 New study reveals that sick teens are more isolated than other kids 0 None
2010-12-07 Screening for CCDC40 gene mutations may help determine risk for congenital heart defects 0 4
2010-12-06 Lesbian, gay and bisexual teens punished unfairly: Study 0 None
2010-12-06 New report reveals how African countries are performing in budgeting for their children 0 None
2010-12-06 Researchers show link between accepting family attitudes, behaviors towards LGBT children 0 None
2010-12-06 Incidence of EPTS in children with TBI more than twice the rate in adults: Study 0 None
2010-12-06 LouseBuster device proves effective 0 5
2010-12-06 Oral levetiracetam may be effective in stopping neonatal seizures 0 5
2010-12-06 Ketogenic diet may benefit patients with myoclonic-astatic epilepsy 0 4
2010-12-06 Seasonal light cycles can affect development of babies' specific brain function: Study 0 5
2010-12-05 Food outlets sending vouchers to kids in mail-outs 0 None
2010-12-04 UNICEF spearheads polio immunization campaign across Abkhazia 0 None
2010-12-04 Wide-scale study of flu vaccine's effectiveness in European children needed 0 None
2010-12-04 Healthy People 2020 targets barriers to breastfeeding 0 5
2010-12-04 UBC receives $7M grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for PRE-EMPT Project 0 None
2010-12-04 Exposure to nicotine during pregnancy may cause learning disabilities in children: Research 0 None
2010-12-03 Tips to keep kids 'jingle belling' with safe toys 0 None
2010-12-03 Children with developmental disabilities face obstacles in intervention services 0 None
2010-12-03 Relationship-strengthening class for expectant, first-time parents improves family life 0 None
2010-12-03 Appropriate approach to death is key to children's health and personality 0 None
2010-12-03 Mothers exposure to farm animals and cats during pregnancy lowers risk of atopic dermatitis in children 0 None
2010-12-03 Nemours commends House and Senate for passage of child nutrition legislation 0 None
2010-12-03 AFFI commends Congress for approval of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act 0 None
2010-12-03 Democrats confident food safety bill will be resolved despite procedural error; Child nutrition bill set for house vote 0 None
2010-12-03 New study offers hope for children with MPS I genetic disorder 0 None
2010-12-02 Whooping cough on the move 0 None
2010-12-02 JAMA: OTC medications' dosing instructions for children adhere poorly to FDA guidelines 0 None
2010-12-02 Most low birth weight survivors grow up to become productive adults 0 None
2010-12-02 Study finds inconsistency in OTC medications for children 0 None
2010-12-02 Soy bean derived compound could treat Sanfilippo genetic disease in children 1 None
2010-12-02 St. Jude ICU honored with Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence for second consecutive year 0 None
2010-12-02 Toxic lead beyond safe limits found in used consumer products 0 None
2010-12-02 Researchers develop best biologically based test for autism to date 0 None
2010-12-02 Booster dose needed to protect preterm infants against invasive pneumococcal disease 0 None
2010-12-02 Improved support may reduce health care cost in children with diabetes 0 None
2010-12-02 Wake Forest University to begin clinical trial for low-grade gliomas 0 None
2010-12-02 LMO1 gene variation can increase neuroblastoma risk 0 None
2010-12-01 Queensland pool safety laws tighten 0 None
2010-12-01 National study examines management of sport-related concussions in high school athletes 0 None
2010-12-01 Pelosi calls for House passage of child nutrition reauthorization legislation 0 None
2010-12-01 Penicillamine challenge ineffective for detecting Wilson's disease in asymptomatic children 0 None
2010-12-01 Experts convene to discuss ethical, policy consideration of guidelines for disabled children 0 None
2010-12-01 Early eye exam can save sight and prevent a life time disability 0 None
2010-12-01 New findings on folic acid supplementation reveal causes of low birth weight 0 None
2010-12-01 Children who care for parents with AIDS have higher level of mental illness 0 None
2010-12-01 Halek Energy donates funds to Scott & White Healthcare 0 None
2010-12-01 New study evaluates use and safety of complementary medicine for children's asthma 0 None
2010-12-01 Odors in womb sensitize fetus to smells, alters brain development 0 None
2010-12-01 High levels of variability, inconsistencies found in children's medication labeling and measuring devices 0 None
2010-12-01 Mitochondrial dysfunction observed in children with full syndrome autism 0 3
2010-12-01 Willpower can be learned 0 None
2010-11-30 Number of big babies rise along with obstetric complications 0 None
2010-11-30 Group drumming can improve social, emotional behavior in low-income children: NAMM Foundation 0 None
2010-11-30 Neuroplasticity helps children with learning disabilities improve cognitive functioning capacities 0 4.2
2010-11-30 Kaiser Permanente announces $10.5 million investment for Oakland community health needs 0 None
2010-11-30 Emergency artesunate suppositories are cost-effective intervention for children with suspected severe malaria 0 None
2010-11-30 HP, Clinton Health Access Initiative collaborate to improve HIV testing and treatment of infants in Kenya 0 None
2010-11-30 Heart disease risk factors in childhood predicts likelihood of atherosclerosis as adults 0 None
2010-11-30 New study may lead to non-medicinal methods of eradicating Hamburger disease 0 None
2010-11-30 Tips to encourage children to eat vegetables, fruits 1 None
2010-11-30 Highmark, Alliance for a Healthier Generation collaborate to expand childhood obesity benefits 0 None
2010-11-30 Children with autism improve creative skills by playing with building blocks 0 None
2010-11-30 GAVI says pentavalent vaccine price to fall, but $3.7B still needed to vaccinate children in developing countries 0 None
2010-11-29 Sun protection education to begin early 0 None
2010-11-29 New laboratory test for pregnant women to detect GBS infections 0 None
2010-11-28 Whooping cough outbreak in Oklahoma 0 None
2010-11-28 Paracetamol linked to childhood asthma: study 0 None
2010-11-26 Children with high BMI have adverse heart disease risk factors at adolescence 0 4
2010-11-25 Study finds no link between mould growth and development of asthma, allergy among children 0 None
2010-11-25 New pediatric therapy centres in Westmount and Pointe Claire 0 None
2010-11-25 Kids who feel part of the team are more likely to stay active and healthy 0 None
2010-11-25 Participation in Better Beginnings, Better Futures project improves social, academic functioning of children 0 None
2010-11-25 Weather associated with trauma admissions 0 None
2010-11-25 Breastfeeding while remaining on epilepsy medications may not affect child's IQ 0 None
2010-11-25 New report from anti-poverty coalition Ontario Campaign 2000 0 None
2010-11-24 Breastfeeding while taking epilepsy drugs may not affect child's IQ 0 None
2010-11-24 Sheraton Denver to host Breakfast with Santa to help Ronald McDonald House 0 None
2010-11-24 Study reveals few advantages of prenatal diagnosis of cleft lip and palate 0 None
2010-11-24 FDA warning leads to decrease in antidepressant prescribing for young patients 0 None
2010-11-24 UNAIDS 2010 report documents significant progress in reducing pediatric HIV infection 0 None
2010-11-24 Study finds solution for debate about mutation testing to prevent children with cystic fibrosis 0 None
2010-11-24 New book to prevent childhood obesity 0 None
2010-11-23 Insuring your health: Retirees can find insuring young adult children difficult 0 None
2010-11-23 Children cannot accurately judge speed of vehicles travelling faster than 20 mph, reveals study 0 None
2010-11-23 NC family hopes to win Pepsi Refresh Project grant to fund research for Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood 0 None
2010-11-23 Global initiative to eradicate polio could provide benefits of at least US$40-50 billion 0 None
2010-11-23 Loyola University professor suggests general travel tips for children with nut allergies 0 None
2010-11-23 Racial disparities in risk and survival among children with neuroblastoma: Study 0 None
2010-11-23 Aggressive surgery for brain tumors increases survival in children 0 None
2010-11-23 GFAP levels predict brain injury, death in critically ill children on ECMO 0 None
2010-11-23 Largest genomic study of human medulloblastomas 0 None
2010-11-23 Mother’s high-fat diet alters fetal genes that regulate circadian rhythm: Study 0 None
2010-11-23 Late-preterm babies at increased risk for cognitive, emotional problems 0 None
2010-11-23 Different digestive tract bacteria helps infants digest milk more effectively than adults 0 None
2010-11-23 Sugar in breast milk promotes colitis in newborn: Study 0 None
2010-11-22 FDA grants ACT clearance for Phase I/II clinical trial of hESC derived retinal cells in patients with SMD 0 None
2010-11-22 Parental divorce during childhood linked to stroke in adulthood 0 None
2010-11-22 Research shows association between childhood CKD and maternal diabetes, obesity 0 None
2010-11-20 Dollar General joins St. Jude Children's Hospital for Thanks and Giving campaign 0 None
2010-11-20 BCIA issues statement regarding CPSC's assertion on safe babywearing 0 None
2010-11-20 Children's Surgical Centre offers no-cost surgery for children with frontoethmoidal meningoencephalocele 0 None
2010-11-20 Tips to improve obese children's surgical outcomes and health 0 None
2010-11-20 PaedRegCliNet promotes development of medications for children 0 None
2010-11-20 Online interactive world map of maternal health 0 None
2010-11-20 Children with higher waist circumferences more likely to have heart-related disorders: Researchers 0 None
2010-11-20 Researchers develop social competence curriculum for autistic children 0 None
2010-11-20 Doctors provide tips to protect children from seasonal flu 0 None
2010-11-20 New initiative to help improve oral health for North Carolina children 0 None
2010-11-19 Childhood obesity linked to adult metabolic abnormalities and cardiovascular disease 0 None
2010-11-19 ENERCA network organizes European Symposium on rare anemias 0 None
2010-11-19 CINJ experts to comment on importance of blood donation 0 None
2010-11-19 New book for parents of premature infants 0 None
2010-11-19 COG to conduct Phase I REOLYSIN trial in pediatric patients with solid tumors 0 None
2010-11-18 Study reveals higher levels of body fat among South Asian children living in the UK 0 None
2010-11-18 Children with severe congenital heart defects show high risk of emotional reactivity 0 None
2010-11-18 History of child abuse linked to alcohol abuse in women 1 None
2010-11-18 Study finds Hispanic children are susceptible to develop fatty liver disease 0 None
2010-11-18 March of Dimes reports decline in Colorado’s premature birth rate 0 None
2010-11-18 Children's heart disease affects mental health of mothers 1 5
2010-11-18 UC Berkeley receives $16.5 million to support three research centers to examine children's health 0 None
2010-11-17 School vending machines influence dietary intake of students 0 None
2010-11-17 8 states get better grade on 2010 March of Dimes Premature Birth Report Card 0 None
2010-11-17 New method to improve coordinating care in children with chronic conditions 0 None
2010-11-17 Pre-term births are leading cause of health problems in infants and cost the U.S. over $26 billion annually 0 None
2010-11-17 Otoscopic exams critical for accurate diagnosis of ear infections in children 0 None
2010-11-17 National Medical Center specialist wins best abstract for Outstanding Research Award in Pediatric Cardiology 0 None
2010-11-17 U-M researcher awarded $600,000 grant for study of progesterone in treatment of children with TBI 0 None
2010-11-17 EMA approves CTI's Pixuvri Pediatric Investigation Plan for lymphoid malignancies and solid tumors 0 None
2010-11-17 Study reveals true effects of malaria on African generations 0 None
2010-11-17 Noninvasive method to determine estrogen levels in infants through diapers 0 None
2010-11-16 Study finds infants' sleep associated with cognitive functions 0 None
2010-11-16 New findings help identify impact of prenatal environment on early parental care on brain 0 None
2010-11-16 Researchers identify pattern of brain activity that may develop ASD 0 None
2010-11-16 Canadian government announces new research initiative on childhood obesity 0 None
2010-11-16 Handwriting problems in autistic children likely to continue into teenage years: Study 0 None
2010-11-16 Children's Hospital pediatric immunologist collaborates with European gene therapy researchers to study WAS syndrome 0 None
2010-11-16 Study discovers health care gap in treating young patients with thyroid cancer 0 None
2010-11-16 OtoSCOPE method offers single-run genetic testing for hearing loss 0 None
2010-11-16 Leaders speak at Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health conference 0 None
2010-11-16 Report shows spells of poverty may have lifelong health implications for children 0 None
2010-11-15 New investigational drug is well tolerated in children with nmCF 0 None
2010-11-15 Too many Ozzie kids can’t swim: 2010 National Drowning Report 0 None
2010-11-15 Shire announces FDA approval of Vyvanse Capsules CII for ADHD in adolescents 0 3
2010-11-15 Aging changes how people view themselves and others through 'mind wandering' 0 None
2010-11-15 fMRI predicts response to 'talk therapy' in patients with pediatric anxiety disorder 0 None
2010-11-15 New protocol reduces radiation exposure in pediatric electrophysiology procedures 0 None
2010-11-15 Study finds children more likely to be allergic to amoxicillin 0 None
2010-11-15 Obese children with congenital heart disease face risk of heart disease as adults 0 None
2010-11-14 SAMHSA awards grants to improve care for children with mental health challenges 0 None
2010-11-14 Pneumonia Report Card shows prevention, treatment tools not widely adopted in countries where disease kills most children 0 None
2010-11-14 Behavioral intervention helps children to recover from autism: Study 0 None
2010-11-12 U-M researchers develop simple mathematical model to predict whooping cough transmission 0 None
2010-11-12 Mutual accountability on women's and children's health goals essential to Millennium Development Goal success 0 None
2010-11-12 ACAAI scientific meeting to discuss pediatric allergies 0 None
2010-11-12 Researchers study Rett neurons in a Petri dish 0 None
2010-11-12 Weight bullying develops negative self image among children 0 5
2010-11-12 Chili pepper-shaped wrist bands raise $5.6 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 0 None
2010-11-12 Urgent action needed to prevent and treat childhood pneumonia 0 None
2010-11-12 Holding and swaddling newborn infants during heel lance procedures reduces pain 0 None
2010-11-11 HHS unveils new bolder tobacco control strategy 0 None
2010-11-11 New SMILEY tool helps assess QoL of children with lupus 0 None
2010-11-11 Mother's poor nutrition during pregnancy affects offspring's ability to process medications 0 None
2010-11-11 MCAN invests $4 million to improve asthma management in four high risk cities 0 None
2010-11-11 Combination of antiviral drugs outperforms single-drug therapy in children with hepatitis C 0 None
2010-11-11 Childhood asthma risk linked with prenatal paracetamol exposure depends on antioxidant genes in mother 0 None
2010-11-11 Dietary intervention reduces emergence of diabetes-predictive autoantibodies by 50% 0 None
2010-11-11 Ban on potential toxic ingredients in toys needed 0 None
2010-11-10 Infant foods must be protected against fumonisin toxin 0 None
2010-11-10 New stem cell gene, enzyme replacement treatment for Tay-Sachs disease 0 2.8
2010-11-10 Obese teens become obese adults 0 None
2010-11-10 Study shows dogs attack children's face, eyes 0 None
2010-11-10 Low levels of growth hormone may contribute to growth defects in cystic fibrosis 0 None
2010-11-10 Article shows link between maternal cigarette smoking during pregnancy, SIDS 0 None
2010-11-10 Psychologists find stress is taking physical and emotional health toll on family and children 0 None
2010-11-10 New type of heart pump for infants born with univentricular circulation 0 None
2010-11-10 Lower-protein infant formula helps attain same growth rate as breastfed infants 0 None
2010-11-10 mHealth Alliance annual summit kicks off with $1M HP donation, discussion of improving maternal, child health 1 None
2010-11-10 Malaria drug artesunate found more effective than quinine at preventing severe falciparum malaria deaths in children, study says 0 3
2010-11-10 Forceps delivery can pose risk to mother and child 0 None
2010-11-10 Families fight to care for disabled kids at home after they reach the age of 21 0 None
2010-11-10 Children unhappy with school and home lives more likely to drink and engage in sexual behavior 0 None
2010-11-10 World Lung Foundation report highlights prevalence of acute respiratory infections worldwide 0 1
2010-11-10 Parents' talk about numbers improves young children's math skills 0 None
2010-11-10 Education can help prevent preterm birth 0 None
2010-11-10 Home smoking restrictions needed to reduce tobacco-related carcinogens in children's urine 0 None
2010-11-10 Study evaluates therapeutic hypothermia in children after cardiac arrest 0 4
2010-11-10 Children with hypertension more likely to have learning disabilities, ADHD 0 None
2010-11-09 Stressed out Americans 0 None
2010-11-09 Hypernetworking and hypertexting bad for kids in more ways than one: Study 0 None
2010-11-09 Amount of healthy foods must be adapted to limit weight gain 0 None
2010-11-09 March of Dimes honors professor who linked fetal malnutrition to chronic adult disease 0 None
2010-11-09 EUSA completes BLA filing for ERWINASE in treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2010-11-09 New research highlights importance of parent-child communication to combat obesity 0 None
2010-11-09 Children with JIA face increase risk of developing cancer 0 None
2010-11-09 Mobile technology improves diagnosis and treatment for mothers, newborns and children 0 None
2010-11-09 GBS meningitis in infants still very serious 0 None
2010-11-09 Fearless behavior in children related to neurological and genetic predisposition 0 None
2010-11-09 Abbott, CHAI enter agreement to provide HIV testing to infants 0 None
2010-11-09 Strong smoke-free policies reduce maternal smoking and improve fetal outcomes 0 None
2010-11-09 Positive adult interactions during childhood guard against personality disorders later in life 0 None
2010-11-09 Children of deployed parents more likely to suffer mental health problems 0 None
2010-11-08 Maternal peanut consumption during pregnancy increases peanut allergy risk in children 0 5
2010-11-08 Vapor rub improves sleep for children with cold symptoms 0 None
2010-11-08 Hydroxychloroquine may reduce cardiac neonatal lupus in subsequent pregnancies: Research 0 None
2010-11-08 Statin drugs do not benefit pediatric lupus patients 0 None
2010-11-07 Adolescent drinking: Laws tighten 0 None
2010-11-04 Etanercept plus MTX improves height, weight, and BMI in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis 0 None
2010-11-03 Questcor announces launch of H.P. Acthar Gel for infantile spasms 0 None
2010-11-03 School meal programs keep children healthy 0 None
2010-11-03 Study finds infertility treatment does not increase risk of cerebral palsy in IVF/ICSI children 0 None
2010-11-03 Study suggests heredity may play a role in determining infant's susceptibility to AOP 0 None
2010-11-03 NIH awards Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children additional $9.5M research grant 0 None
2010-11-03 IRIN examines MSF'S concerns over U.S. food aid for malnourished children under age 2 0 None
2010-11-02 Full-term babies are born with key collection of networks already formed in their brains: Study 0 None
2010-11-02 LSU Health Sciences Center New Orleans awarded top Psychiatric Services honor 0 None
2010-11-02 Micronutrient Initiative receives $75 million to expand innovative nutrition programming 0 None
2010-11-02 Parents need to protect time children need to sleep 0 None
2010-11-02 Ceremonial groundbreaking for new Children's Hospital of Michigan Specialty Center 0 None
2010-11-02 Kenya first of four countries to launch UNICEF, partners initiative aimed at PMTCT of HIV 0 None
2010-11-02 Study finds invasive patterns of lung cancer in pediatric patients 0 None
2010-11-01 Telbivudine prevents HBV transmission from mothers to newborns: Study 0 None
2010-11-01 Pasteurized human breast milk recommended alternative for hospitalized sick newborns 0 None
2010-11-01 Clear guidelines needed for consistent diagnosis and treatment of childhood stroke 0 None
2010-11-01 Consumption of peanut during pregnancy may increase risk of allergy in infants: Study 0 None
2010-11-01 Child Life Program organizes Halloween celebration for children undergoing treatment 0 None
2010-10-30 The Melting Pot joins St. Jude in seventh annual Thanks and Giving campaign 0 None
2010-10-30 Marijuana legalization initiatives prompt NFIA to launch 'But What About the Children?' campaign 7 1.8
2010-10-30 New program at Dental Horizon guides generation to healthy smiles 0 None
2010-10-30 Researchers enforce to review current regulation on food advertisements 0 None
2010-10-30 New MBP solution helps provide lifesaving HIV-prevention medications to mothers and babies 0 None
2010-10-30 CONCERTA improves handwriting performance in children with ADHD: Study 0 None
2010-10-30 Bed rest may harm mother and baby in pregnancy complications 0 1
2010-10-29 North American children may be 'too clean' 1 None
2010-10-29 Scientists study infant-mother interactions to unveil mysteries about human cognitive development 0 None
2010-10-29 Majority of preschool children exceed screen time recommendations 0 None
2010-10-29 Study finds impact of pre-transplant BMI on post liver transplant survival in pediatric population 0 None
2010-10-29 StemCells initiates HuCNS-SC second clinical trial for Batten disease in children 0 None
2010-10-29 Low birth weight linked to poor growth in children with CKD 0 None
2010-10-28 Joined-up approach to evaluate childhood obesity programmes 0 None
2010-10-28 AAP recommends limiting screen time to 2 hours per day for preschool-age children 0 3.7
2010-10-28 Study examines children's tendencies toward food and development of obesity 0 None
2010-10-28 New global event focuses on childhood psoriasis 0 None
2010-10-28 Even most vulnerable infants can transition to breast-feeding: Study 0 None
2010-10-28 SAMHSA awards funds to assist new Project LAUNCH for children's health issues 0 None
2010-10-28 Polio vaccination campaign targeting 72M children in 15 African countries announced; Ugandan health authorities declare polio outbreak 0 None
2010-10-28 Mass. hospitals turn away mentally ill kids, Anthem braces for rate hearings, other state news 0 None
2010-10-28 IPC investigating relationship between BMI and severity of psoriasis in childhood 0 None
2010-10-27 Flu deaths analyzed for future lessons 0 None
2010-10-27 Tips to prevent lead poisoning in children 0 None
2010-10-27 Bruegger's announces new partnership with Children's Miracle Network 0 None
2010-10-27 Shionogi receives expanded approval for pediatric use of i.v. peramivir in Japan 0 None
2010-10-27 Playnormous Video Games receive Creative Child Magazine's 2010 Media of the Year Award 0 None
2010-10-27 Fever, diarrhoea or vomiting do not prevent British parents from sending children to school 0 None
2010-10-27 Two-thirds of fetuses with HLHS have strong chance of survival 0 None
2010-10-27 Anti-enolase antibody may contribute to bile duct injury in biliary atresia: Research 0 None
2010-10-27 CHORI hosts 2nd annual international Advanced Workshop on Sickle Cell Disease 0 None
2010-10-27 Researchers recommend vaginal delivery for breech babies 0 5
2010-10-27 Study demonstrates changing levels of nitrite and nitrate in breast milk 0 None
2010-10-27 Bayer launches unique fitness program for hemophilia A children 0 None
2010-10-26 Child abuse prevention programs promised by the Coalition 0 1
2010-10-26 Racial disparities among children with frequent ear infections can influence access to health care resources 0 None
2010-10-26 72 million children to be immunized against polio across 15 African countries 0 None
2010-10-26 Place of birth, low SES and exposure to pests associated with asthma in U.S.-born children 0 None
2010-10-26 Researchers identify signaling pathway that promotes metastasis of pediatric bone cancer 0 4
2010-10-26 School leaving grades can predict suicide risk in young people 0 None
2010-10-26 Survey highlights emotional impact of psoriasis on school children 0 None
2010-10-26 Behavioral economics and school nutrition 0 5
2010-10-26 Knowledge gaps and unjustified fear common among caregivers of children with MRSA 0 None
2010-10-26 Eye-gaze technology opens world of communication for Rett Syndrome children 0 5
2010-10-26 Sleep disorders threaten kids with premature heart disease and stroke 0 None
2010-10-26 AAHP highlights safety of homeopathic children's medicines 0 None
2010-10-26 To reach MDGs, citizens must demand more from political leaders, former U.N. Secretary-General tells U.N. Foundation board meeting 0 None
2010-10-26 In India, major reduction seen in polio since 2009, WHO says on World Polio Day 0 None
2010-10-26 Researchers investigate impact of fungal toxin on birth defects 0 None
2010-10-26 Fluoride consumption can cause mild enamel fluorosis 0 1
2010-10-25 Junk food taxes not the answer for childhood obesity: Report 0 None
2010-10-25 H1N1 linked to increased rate of empyema in children 0 None
2010-10-25 Safety tips to reduce risk of lead exposure 0 None
2010-10-25 Rethink Autism provides free online video to help child with autism for Halloween-related social interactions 0 None
2010-10-25 Brainwave to open twenty first shop at Taunton 0 None
2010-10-25 Childhood allergies and asthma linked to development in the womb 0 None
2010-10-25 FDA warns about risk of Hyland's Teething Tablets to children 1 None
2010-10-25 HRSA supports Sickle Cell Disease Treatment Demonstration Program with $1.6M award 0 None
2010-10-25 CPSC and child safety organizations release new crib safety video 0 None
2010-10-25 Aortic stiffness seen in obese children 0 None
2010-10-25 Childhood cancer survivors at increased risk of gastrointestinal problems 0 None
2010-10-22 New multi-centre trial to treat cold and flu in children 0 None
2010-10-22 Parents more likely to be dissatisfied with informed consent process in children’s clinical trials 0 None
2010-10-22 Researcher develops workshop method to help children deal with PTSD 0 None
2010-10-22 Researcher receives grant to conduct study on brain development of children who stutter 0 None
2010-10-22 Participants explore role of pediatric oncology nurses at APHON 34th Annual Convention 0 None
2010-10-22 Mount Sinai School of Medicine launches inner-city mental health program for children 0 None
2010-10-22 New research center to study effects of BPA, phthalates on children 0 None
2010-10-22 Parent-only treatments for childhood obesity work effectively: Researchers 0 None
2010-10-21 Potential SIDS cause found 0 5
2010-10-21 Study finds online activities does not effect long-term psychological health 0 None
2010-10-21 Tel Aviv University research links obsessive-compulsive disorder to common childhood illness 0 None
2010-10-21 Team effort involving providers and parents needed to address rise in pediatric obesity rates 0 None
2010-10-21 Partnership between institutions in high- and low-resource areas can improve pediatric sarcoma treatment 0 None
2010-10-21 Burn injuries in children show vitamin E depletion in fat tissues 0 None
2010-10-21 Study: Flu vaccine is money loser for doctors paid by Medicaid 0 None
2010-10-20 New solutions to make protein-deficient Indian schoolchildren eat soy products 0 None
2010-10-20 Trained service dogs can help children with Autism Syndrome Disorders 0 5
2010-10-20 CRN reinforces importance of DHA before, during and after pregnancy 0 None
2010-10-20 Study finds ketamine-propofol combination effective for pediatric procedural sedation 0 5
2010-10-20 Project LAUNCH receives $19 million from SAMHSA 0 None
2010-10-20 Consumption of fish oil capsules during pregnancy does not reduce post-natal depression 0 None
2010-10-20 NHLBI launches multicenter study of body cooling treatment in infants and children after cardiac arrest 0 None
2010-10-20 Autistic children with poor diet face risk of vision loss due to vitamin B12 deficiency 0 None
2010-10-19 Fish oil not as good for pregnant mums as thought: Study 0 None
2010-10-19 Study finds no increase in nurse practitioners and physician assistants pursuing pediatric health care 0 None
2010-10-19 Chemicals in everyday substances increase risk of allergies in children 0 5
2010-10-19 EMA Pediatric Committee adopts positive opinion for CTI's Pixuvri for lymphoid malignancies, solid tumors 0 None
2010-10-19 Study assesses children's exposure to anesthesia and risk for developmental, behavioral disorders 0 None
2010-10-18 TV alcohol advertising ‘watershed’ called for in the UK 0 None
2010-10-18 Low-fructose diet effective for children with fructose intolerance and recurrent abdominal pain 0 4
2010-10-18 Higher Medicaid reimbursement rates could increase childhood vaccinations 0 None
2010-10-18 MSF calls for donor countries to improve food aid nutrition standards on eve of World Food Day 0 None
2010-10-18 ACEP urges increased emergency medicine representation on National Commission on Children and Disasters 0 1
2010-10-18 African-American children have higher risk of hypertension 0 None
2010-10-18 Researchers to develop technologies that can mask horrid taste of children's medicines 0 None
2010-10-18 Study finds correlation between flu vaccination and Medicaid reimbursement rates 0 None
2010-10-18 New study on Retinopathy of Prematurity 0 None
2010-10-18 Paper presented at HBPR 2010 highlights relationship between BMI and blood pressure in children 0 None
2010-10-18 Small changes in weight can make huge difference in BP for overweight children 0 None
2010-10-18 Whooping cough cases increase 0 None
2010-10-15 Tips to help keep teeth and gums healthy 0 None
2010-10-15 Births in Italy and Germany from eggs tested by CGH 0 None
2010-10-15 Heavy drinking during pregnancy associated with serious developmental defects in fetus 0 None
2010-10-15 Questcor's H.P. Acthar Gel sNDA for infantile spasms receives FDA approval 0 None
2010-10-15 Scientists to monitor effectiveness of Streptococcus vaccine 0 None
2010-10-15 Questcor, CNF partner to fund infantile spasms research 0 None
2010-10-15 Childhood obesity impacts musculoskeletal system 0 5
2010-10-15 HHS limits, but can't eliminate, child-only policy double-standards 0 None
2010-10-15 Experts use multi-disciplinary approach to provide innovative care for children 0 None
2010-10-15 Study: Characteristics of children with OCD could help predict personalized medicine approach 0 None
2010-10-15 Administering ondansetron drug to children is economically advantageous 0 None
2010-10-15 Study finds vaccination rates in decline for children covered by private health plans 0 None
2010-10-15 Study reveals copy number variants exclusive to obese children 0 None
2010-10-15 IRIN examines forthcoming U.N. child malnutrition program; IPS reports on FAO Latin American report 0 None
2010-10-15 Waist circumference predicts long-term cardio-metabolic health risks in children: Research 0 None
2010-10-15 Study finds multiple genetic variations can contribute to common childhood obesity 0 None
2010-10-14 HHS: No double standard for kids' insurance policies 1 None
2010-10-14 Fear + worry = Fewer kids getting vaccinated 0 None
2010-10-14 Childrens Hospital Los Angeles receives $1M NCI grant for eye port clinical trial to treat retinoblastoma in children 0 None
2010-10-14 Researchers report prevalence data on mental disorders among U.S. adolescents 0 None
2010-10-14 Coalition for At-Risk Youth helps foster children improve self-esteem 0 2
2010-10-14 Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Research Network to focus on neurodevelopmental disabilities 0 None
2010-10-14 Israeli's have higher life expectancy than Americans and other OECD members 0 None
2010-10-14 CNF initiates annual event to raise awareness on infantile spasms 0 5
2010-10-14 Psychological and social challenges faced by parents of children with undiagnosed learning disorders 0 None
2010-10-14 GSK to expand donation of albendazole medicine to treat children with STH risk 0 None
2010-10-14 Justices wrestle with issue of protecting vaccine makers 0 None
2010-10-13 Children recognise signs of neglect in peers: Survey 0 None
2010-10-13 Taller kids with IVF: Study 0 None
2010-10-13 NCQA reports two new findings on nation's health care 0 None
2010-10-13 Food allergies are becoming more common in U.S. children 0 None
2010-10-13 Study finds variations at state and national levels in children's health insurance coverage 0 None
2010-10-13 Study finds increase in hospitalizations for children due to ATV-related injuries 0 None
2010-10-13 10% of children have serious mental health condition, but only one-third receive treatment 0 None
2010-10-13 SNM and SPR approve new North American Guidelines for Radiopharmaceutical Doses for Children 0 None
2010-10-13 Global Hunger Index shows importance of addressing childhood malnutrition 0 None
2010-10-13 Metabolic screening before conception predicts development of diabetes in subsequent pregnancy 0 None
2010-10-13 Infection during pregnancy linked to increased risk for neurodevelopmental disorders in fetus 0 None
2010-10-13 Kuwait Healthy Life Study to examine metabolic health in children 0 None
2010-10-13 Researchers use brain imaging to differentiate pediatric bipolar disorder, ADHD 0 None
2010-10-13 Defect in 21st amino acid leads to progressive brain atrophy: Study 0 None
2010-10-13 HSV1716 clinical trial for childhood cancer receives FDA grant 0 None
2010-10-13 Tecan, Luminex collaborate to develop automated newborn screening solution 0 5
2010-10-13 High Court to hear vaccine case 0 None
2010-10-12 PlastiPure awarded NIH and NSF grants to develop EA-Free material and products 0 None
2010-10-12 Cincinnati Children's, Nationwide Children's Hospital collaborate to improve ADHD care 0 None
2010-10-12 Parents rate research on safety of vaccines and medications given to children as most important 0 None
2010-10-12 Researchers investigate 'friendly bacteria' to kill bone cancer cells 0 5
2010-10-12 Mammography, vaccines still raise questions in consumers' minds 0 4
2010-10-12 Family-centered care approach may improve children's care 0 None
2010-10-12 Proper treatment for scoliosis may help children to lead active lives 0 None
2010-10-12 Healthy Eating Decisions program helps to reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2010-10-11 Persimmon Scientific to showcase antimicrobial nursing pads, hypoallergenic diaper liners at 8th ABC Kids Expo 0 None
2010-10-11 Best defense against osteoporosis begins in childhood 0 None
2010-10-11 More than 2 hours of screen viewing associated with psychological difficulties in children 0 None
2010-10-11 GSU professor receives USDA grant to study dynamics of childhood obesity 0 None
2010-10-11 Childcare centers address food allergies of ethnically diverse population 0 None
2010-10-11 Yoga decreases anxiety in childhood cancer patients and their parents 0 None
2010-10-11 Drugs may prevent temporary combativeness in children after surgery 0 None
2010-10-11 Study finds inconsistencies in methods to identify CA-BSI infection in pediatric patients 0 None
2010-10-08 Portrait painting may help children with craniofacial problems 0 3
2010-10-08 Spanish mothers more concerned about the safety of childhood vaccines 0 None
2010-10-08 Childhood abuse may lead to physiological consequences later in life 0 None
2010-10-08 StemCells provides update on PMD Phase I clinical trial 0 None
2010-10-08 U.N. Secretary-General urges funding for GAVI during replenishment meeting 0 None
2010-10-07 Semi-synthetic opioid may improve withdrawal symptoms in infants 0 None
2010-10-07 Mothers' stress can aggravate children's asthma symptoms 0 None
2010-10-07 ACF grants $4.5 million to domestic violence prevention organizations 0 None
2010-10-07 NIH grants $3.7 million to develop more accurate algorithms for tracking fetal development 0 None
2010-10-06 What to eat and drink when pregnant: New studies 0 1
2010-10-06 Vitamin D supplementation in healthy kids pointless: Study 1 None
2010-10-06 Rochester General Hospital Research Institute awarded $7M for Prevnar 13 study of ear infections in children 0 None
2010-10-06 Toxic free radical responsible for lung damage due to oxygen therapy 0 None
2010-10-06 Investigations on child maltreatment may not improve modifiable risk factors: CPS 0 None
2010-10-06 Researchers discover biomarker for allergy can originate from mother 0 None
2010-10-06 Researchers find exposure to air pollution increases severity of asthma symptoms 0 None
2010-10-06 Novel invasive surgery for children with scoliosis may eliminate need for spinal fusion 0 None
2010-10-05 Tips on pregnancy care from NHS Choices 0 None
2010-10-05 Interactive gaming devices cause injuries 0 None
2010-10-05 Preclinical data of Enzon's PEG-SN38 in pediatric neuroblastoma published in Clinical Cancer Research 0 None
2010-10-05 International experts to discuss effect of diet on children's mental and behavioral development 0 None
2010-10-05 Telemedicine helps in early diagnosis and treatment of pediatric heart problems 0 None
2010-10-05 Black mothers less likely to initiate and continue breastfeeding: Study 0 None
2010-10-05 Study: 18% of children with ADHD suffered from depression as adolescents 0 None
2010-10-05 Dangers of not vaccinating children 0 5
2010-10-05 Pre-teen babysitter strengths and weaknesses 0 None
2010-10-05 Study finds children with ADHD have high risk for adolescent depression 0 None
2010-10-05 Maternal serotonin deficiency linked to development of ADHD in children 0 None
2010-10-05 Maternal influenza vaccination prevents flu in infants 0 1
2010-10-05 Depressed pregnant women at increased risk of delivering preterm birth and low-birth weight infants 0 None
2010-10-05 CPS recommends all Canadian babies should be vaccinated against rotavirus 0 None
2010-10-04 Egg allergies may be prevented by early introduction: Study 3 5
2010-10-04 X-rays increase risk of developing childhood leukemia 0 5
2010-10-04 IBM employee-wellness program shows some success for kids 0 None
2010-10-04 Most toddlers able to reach kitchen countertops 0 None
2010-10-04 Increase in unemployment rate linked to child maltreatment 1 None
2010-10-04 Cost-effective ways for early detection of 'lazy eye' 0 None
2010-10-04 $3.4M grant for study to distinguish bacterial infections from viral infections in infants with fevers 0 None
2010-10-04 CT scans guidelines improve overall care for injured children 0 None
2010-10-04 Inability to pay for pediatrician-recommended care is problem even in families with health insurance 0 1
2010-10-04 Food allergies may contribute to asthma attacks: Study 0 None
2010-10-04 Research on immune system paves way to combat mother-to-infant HIV transmission 0 None
2010-10-04 Researchers find link between arterial stiffness and diastolic function 0 None
2010-10-01 Siblings of children with autism have language delays: Study 0 None
2010-10-01 Noven acquires global rights to Daytrana from Shire affiliates 0 None
2010-10-01 Center for Excellence in Sickle Cell Disease established by Vanderbilt and Meharry 0 None
2010-10-01 NIH funds $1.5M for research into prediction of stroke risk in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease 0 None
2010-10-01 Experts to discuss impact of health information technology on pediatric practice 0 None
2010-10-01 Arthritis Foundation applauds House for passing bipartisan arthritis legislation 0 None
2010-10-01 School vending machines can influence students' dietary choices 0 5
2010-10-01 Obesity linked to overfeeding during infancy: Study 1 None
2010-09-30 Sleeping with baby raises SIDS risk 1 5
2010-09-30 Role of marriage in reducing poverty and improving child outcomes 0 None
2010-09-30 Walt Disney launches national initiative to raise healthy, happy kids 0 None
2010-09-30 UN Secretary announces global strategy for women and children's health at MDG summit 1 None
2010-09-30 Children with eczema at greater risk of developing asthma and food allergies 0 None
2010-09-30 First preventative approach to improve outcomes in traumatized children 0 None
2010-09-30 Study shows immunotherapy improves survival rate in children with neuroblastoma 0 None
2010-09-30 Consumption of diet high in trans fats by mothers doubles risk of high body fat levels in infants 0 None
2010-09-30 New form of immunotherapy increases survival in children with neuroblastoma 0 None
2010-09-30 Feeding infants before examination for retinopathy of prematurity reduces stress 0 None
2010-09-30 Radiologists urge judicious use of radiation-based imaging in children 0 None
2010-09-30 Merck's ROTATEQ vaccine receives Prix Galien USA 2010 Award for Best Biotechnology Product 0 None
2010-09-30 First direct genetic link to ADHD 0 5
2010-09-30 Precautionary guidelines on flu vaccine safety for allergic children 0 None
2010-09-30 New immunotherapy regimen improves survival rate in children with neuroblastoma: Research 0 None
2010-09-29 Breakthrough neuroblastoma treatment 0 5
2010-09-29 Study links noise and stochastic resonance to higher cognitive functions and attention 0 None
2010-09-29 New program offers options for fertility preservation in children with cancer 0 None
2010-09-29 Children younger than 5 years account for over half of bathtub- and shower-related injuries 0 None
2010-09-29 Misperceptions about flavored and sports beverages 0 None
2010-09-29 Critical piece of puzzle in treatment of Spinal Muscular Atrophy 0 None
2010-09-29 Early weaning and separation from mothers promotes long-lasting hyperactivity and anxiety in children 0 None
2010-09-28 Children with food allergies experience bullying: Study 0 None
2010-09-28 Study indicates majority of children suffering from chronic headache may outgrow the condition 0 None
2010-09-28 Women & Infants Hospital receives $2.1M NIH grant to continue work under COBRE for Perinatal Biology 0 None
2010-09-27 Baby formula with genetically modified material condemned by Mums 0 None
2010-09-27 The Children's Hospital, Denver Health sign Affiliation Agreement to care for children of all ages 0 None
2010-09-27 Researchers find daycare increases chronic lung disease in children 0 None
2010-09-27 Double-Balloon Enteroscopy shows potential benefits in children 0 None
2010-09-27 Insurer’s reaction to kids’ coverage protections continues to unwind 0 None
2010-09-27 Media outlets examine reaction to MDGS summit 0 None
2010-09-27 Endothelial progenitor cells predict metastatic disease in children with cancer: Study 0 None
2010-09-24 Playing video games may help children become laparoscopic surgeons 0 None
2010-09-24 Researchers create device to find ways to improve commonly used treatment for 'water on the brain' 0 None
2010-09-24 Critics say school lunch bill could damage food stamp program 0 None
2010-09-24 Study examines food outlets exposure pattern for school children 0 None
2010-09-24 United Fresh Produce Association urges passage of Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act legislation 0 None
2010-09-23 Prescription only baby formula proposal 31 2.4
2010-09-23 Negative childhood experiences impacting in the brains of Indigenous kids 0 5
2010-09-23 Pet dog decreases risk of obesity in kids: Study 0 None
2010-09-23 Global Strategy for Women's and Children's Health draws more than $40 billion in resources 0 None
2010-09-23 Protections for children - including young adults - in new health law cause relief and some concern 0 None
2010-09-23 Children conceived by IVF score better than age- and gender-matched peers: Study 0 5
2010-09-23 Researchers recruit pregnant women to study environment influences on children's health 0 None
2010-09-23 Women who smoke during pregnancy can harm child's motor ability: Study 0 None
2010-09-23 Scientists identify genetic variants that increase asthma susceptibility 0 None
2010-09-22 Feeding Your Kids challenges families to take 42-day program to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2010-09-22 Newborn Coalition praises SACHDNC's Critical Congenital Heart Disease universal screening recommendation 0 None
2010-09-22 Smoking during pregnancy adversely affects children's coordination and physical control 0 None
2010-09-22 Aeras and Crucell commence Phase II study of TB vaccine candidate in infants 0 5
2010-09-22 Immunization is critical to reduce child deaths 0 5
2010-09-22 Dogs can encourage children to be active, help combat rising childhood obesity 0 None
2010-09-22 Specific orofacial characteristics can lead to accurate diagnosis of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders 0 None
2010-09-22 Some insurers to end child-only policies rather than comply with health law 0 None
2010-09-22 FDA grants orphan-drug designation to Catalyst's CPP-115 investigational drug 0 1
2010-09-22 Brown grants exclusive intellectual property license to Tivorsan Pharmaceuticals 0 None
2010-09-21 Incidence of hockey-related injuries among children doubles 0 None
2010-09-21 HHS awards ICF International $11.7M contract under CDC task order 0 None
2010-09-21 Richmond Hill Children's Clinic patients to have real-time access to PHRs at 0 None
2010-09-21 First Edition: September 21, 2010 0 None
2010-09-21 Young victims of cyber bullying more likely to suffer from depression 0 None
2010-09-21 Research finds differences between immigrant and native families on child maltreatment 0 None
2010-09-21 Bedwetting increases during start of school period 0 None
2010-09-21 South Carolina optometrists provide eye, vision assessments for infants through InfantSEE 0 None
2010-09-21 Over 10% of children falsely identified as having noise induced hearing loss 0 None
2010-09-21 Bariatric surgery rates rise among adolescents 0 None
2010-09-21 Childhood obesity linked to common cold virus 0 None
2010-09-21 Methylphenidate drug prescriptions are on the rise 0 None
2010-09-21 HHS efforts to enroll more kids clash with struggling state budgets 0 None
2010-09-20 Biomarkers may help predict children at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes 0 5
2010-09-20 Head-circumference charts for infants and toddlers may be inaccurate 0 None
2010-09-20 Hain Celestial launches Earth's Best, Zhi Ling Tong organic infant products in China 0 None
2010-09-20 Manganese in water can harm children’s IQ: Study 0 5
2010-09-20 H1N1 influenza increases neurological complications in children: Study 0 None
2010-09-20 Adenovirus exposure may cause obesity in children: Study 0 None
2010-09-19 Whooping cough on the rise in California 0 1
2010-09-18 Children's Wish to receive over $100,000 cheque as donation from Team Wishful Thinking 0 None
2010-09-18 Tips to keep students healthy, from brain to body 0 None
2010-09-18 Study finds mothers' education levels affect child mortality 0 None
2010-09-18 Effective strategies to combat obesity epidemic among children and teenagers needed 0 None
2010-09-18 Global child mortality declines by one-third since 1990, U.N. report says 0 None
2010-09-17 World Vision urges action on child and maternal health at 2010 UN General Assembly 0 None
2010-09-17 New study shows impact of violence on Palestinian, Israeli children 0 None
2010-09-17 New genetic analysis technique isolates culprit gene in families with inherited single-gene kidney diseases 0 None
2010-09-17 Study finds no link between asthma and tooth decay 0 None
2010-09-17 Metabolism imbalance increases asthma risk in children: Research 0 None
2010-09-16 Severe acne linked to suicidal thoughts in teenagers 0 None
2010-09-16 CDPAC to work with health ministers on concrete actions to address childhood obesity 0 None
2010-09-16 Research suggests methodical approaches to control severe aggression among children with ADHD 0 None
2010-09-16 Researchers to examine effects of environmental influences on health, development of children in the U.S. 0 None
2010-09-16 Researchers find association between physical fitness and children’s brain development 0 None
2010-09-16 Report: Prevention efforts averted almost 750,000 child Malaria deaths over 10 years 0 None
2010-09-16 Reuters examines conditional cash transfer programs in Latin America 0 None
2010-09-16 FDA updates dosing recommendation for Valcyte medication 0 4
2010-09-16 Doctors demonstrate the true impact of vaccination 0 None
2010-09-15 Computer game addicted mom punished for child neglect 0 None
2010-09-15 Highmark Healthy High 5 awards additional $3.3M for bullying prevention efforts in Pennsylvania schools 0 None
2010-09-15 A.C.T.S. of F.A.I.T.H. calls for partnerships to address childhood obesity 0 5
2010-09-15 MRI brain scans can accurately predict young person's age 0 None
2010-09-15 UK HealthCare announces successful kidney transplant surgery in 16-year-old 0 None
2010-09-15 Children as young as 4 understand irony 0 None
2010-09-15 Some health insurance changes set to take effect next week 0 None
2010-09-15 Unsuccessful gum-disease treatment linked to preterm birth 0 None
2010-09-15 Canadian Cancer Society, POGO collaborate to improve quality of life in childhood cancer survivors 0 None
2010-09-15 School leavers at risk for obesity: Study 0 5
2010-09-14 Parents struggle to balance emotional, rational aspects of immunization: Poll 0 None
2010-09-14 Target shoppers can help St. Jude's in fight against cancer, catastrophic diseases 0 None
2010-09-14 Guidance allowing children with life-limiting illness to receive both hospice care and curative treatments praised 0 None
2010-09-14 NICE clinical guideline for bacterial meningitis and meningococcal septicaemia in children 0 None
2010-09-14 Differences between sexes affected by environment during first six months of life 0 None
2010-09-14 New insight into most common form of congenital heart disease 0 4
2010-09-14 Depression in children and teens need to be treated early 0 None
2010-09-14 ADHD medication improves childhood cancer survivors: Research 0 None
2010-09-13 New book relates mercury in vaccines to autism 0 None
2010-09-13 IRIN reports on efforts to better address moderate acute malnutrition 0 None
2010-09-12 C-section rates on the rise 0 None
2010-09-12 Sun tanning still in demand for Victorian teenagers: Survey 0 None
2010-09-10 CMS issues hospice benefit guidance for terminally sick kids 0 None
2010-09-10 BPA detectable in saliva of children for up to three hours after completion of dental work 0 None
2010-09-10 Illinois researcher urges CDC to revisit pediatric vaccine stockpile policies 0 None
2010-09-10 PediaWorks, Medikit form PediaCath to develop pediatric catheters 0 None
2010-09-10 Study proves brain imaging data can track aberrant brain development 0 None
2010-09-10 Gates Foundation 2009 annual report released 0 None
2010-09-10 Children with severe, therapy-resistant asthma more likely to have poorer lung function: SARP 0 None
2010-09-10 FDA approves pediatric use of Protopam Chloride 0 None
2010-09-10 NIH launches two research studies to examine ways to curtail childhood obesity epidemic 0 None
2010-09-09 Questcor Pharmaceuticals provides update on sNDA for H.P. Acthar Gel 0 None
2010-09-09 Nation's four leading ADHD organizations seek to end persistent myths about ADHD 0 None
2010-09-09 Focusing on most disadvantaged children more cost-effective than current strategies, UNICEF reports say 0 None
2010-09-09 Hormone treatment with chemotherapy results in deadly side-effect in neuroblastoma children 0 None
2010-09-09 Researchers find increase in death risk among childhood cancer survivors 0 None
2010-09-09 Switching from protease inhibitors to Nevirapine brings superior results for some HIV-infected children 0 None
2010-09-08 Shared needle at school science experiment puts students at risk 0 None
2010-09-08 Save the Children report finds neediest children in many developing countries are overlooked 0 None
2010-09-08 Researchers to study suicide prevention program in high schools 0 None
2010-09-08 Study finds wide gaps in participation in children's health insurance program across country 0 None
2010-09-08 Lack of data on best way to treat nausea and vomiting in children undergoing chemotherapy 0 None
2010-09-08 Alcohol consumption by pregnant women can seriously harm unborn children 0 None
2010-09-08 Progerin may contribute to risk of atherosclerosis: Study 0 None
2010-09-08 Obese adolescents' recovery to normal weight by young adulthood difficult 0 None
2010-09-08 Occupational exposure to substances is a major risk factor for neurodermatitis 0 None
2010-09-08 NIH expands funding for Baylor College of Medicine Human Microbiome Project 0 None
2010-09-08 Switching to nevirapine drug from PI based regimen reduces viremia in children: Study 0 None
2010-09-08 Local efforts seek to reduce childhood obesity; Sleep-deprived kids most vulnerable 0 None
2010-09-08 NIH awards St. Jude $8.6M to focus on anticancer agent research in children 0 None
2010-09-07 Oragenics launches oral care probiotic products through GNC Stores 0 None
2010-09-07 Complete Genomics, SAIC-Frederick collaborate to validate somatic mutations from pediatric cancer cases 0 None
2010-09-07 KHN column: Social Security's Disabled Adult Child program: A key program often below the radar 0 None
2010-09-07 My Gym Entertainment launches interactive series to encourage children develop healthy habits 0 None
2010-09-07 Study reveals high rate of parental depression in first year after child's birth 0 None
2010-09-07 RWJF unites civil rights organizations to reverse childhood obesity 0 None
2010-09-07 Insufficient nighttime sleep among infants may develop childhood obesity risk: Report 0 4
2010-09-07 Babies weaned on junk food: Study 1 4
2010-09-07 Sleep deprived kids at risk of obesity: Study 0 None
2010-09-06 Four week old children being fed a poor diet of biscuits, ice-cream and soft drinks 0 5
2010-09-06 Iron supplements reduce risk of iron deficiency and anemia in children with marginally low birth weights 0 None
2010-09-05 Childhood cancer survivors 5 times more likely to get cancer again: Study 0 1
2010-09-04 Connecting Kids to Coverage Challenge to enroll five million uninsured children in Medicaid, CHIP 0 None
2010-09-03 Consumption of vended foods develop poor diet quality in children: Research 0 None
2010-09-03 Early marker for infants at higher-risk for autism may be infrequent gazing, study shows 0 None
2010-09-03 Pennsylvania Association for the Blind offers steps to prevent all sports-related eye injuries 0 None
2010-09-03 International study to improve treatments for Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 5
2010-09-03 TCC gears up early intervention programs for families, children with autistic spectrum disorders 0 None
2010-09-03 Three ways to de-program the 1950s obesity trinity underlying current obesity epidemic 0 None
2010-09-03 Vended foods and beverages linked to obesity, diabetes and coronary artery disease risk in school children 0 None
2010-09-03 ISWG researchers establish guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of infantile spasms 1 4
2010-09-03 Avoidance of fluoride reduces anemia in pregnant women and decreases pre-term births 0 5
2010-09-03 Fresh Market's 16th Annual Sidewalk Sale to benefit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation 0 None
2010-09-03 St. Jude Doctors and scientists work together to improve survival rates for childhood cancer 0 None
2010-09-03 Study finds high content of aluminium in infant formulas 1 None
2010-09-03 Botox maker agrees to pay $600 million for misbranding 1 None
2010-09-02 Lack of sleep linked to depression and anxiety disorders in young 1 4.7
2010-09-02 Parents tend to underreport their children's weight, find researchers 0 None
2010-09-02 Researchers dispute study findings that show greater incidence of surgery for children with CD 0 None
2010-09-02 Survey: 65% of parents look to schools to help reinforce importance of oral health 0 None
2010-09-02 Vision and eye health are key to students' classroom ability 0 None
2010-09-02 HIV-infected children who receive HAART require revaccination: Researchers 0 None
2010-09-02 Increased physical activity can reduce cardiovascular risk in children from lower socio-educational background 0 None
2010-09-02 Focused health actions may promote optimal food consumption behaviour, intense physical activity pattern 0 None
2010-09-02 March of Dimes supports Congressional Briefing on infant mortality 0 None
2010-09-02 Anxiety in school is seasonal and age dependent: Pediatric psychiatrists 0 4
2010-09-02 U.N. Secretary-General, UNAIDS Executive Director highlight role NGOs can play in achieving MDGs 0 None
2010-09-02 Postterm birth increases cerebral palsy risk: Study 0 None
2010-09-02 Preterm infants born in lower-level hospitals show high mortality rates: Study 0 None
2010-09-02 USFDA grants Sun Pharma subsidiary approval for generic Strattera capsules ANDA 0 3
2010-08-31 Emergency department visits for concussions in young athletes on the rise 0 None
2010-08-31 Over one-half of babies in poverty raised by mothers living with depression 0 None
2010-08-31 Halozyme identifies strategy to reintroduce HYLENEX 0 None
2010-08-31 Dedicated web site for PKU medical education to be launched at 2010 SSIEM Annual Symposium 0 None
2010-08-31 Infants born by early elective C-section likely to have health problems: Study 0 None
2010-08-31 Texas Children's Fetal Center announces 200th TTTS laser ablation surgery milestone 0 None
2010-08-31 Canadian minister travels to Mali, Mozambique to start rolling out Canada's G8 Muskoka Initiative 0 None
2010-08-30 Opinions: MDG progress; Drug patents; Aid for scientific research; Avoiding food crises; Hunger in India; U.S. commitments to PEPFAR, Global Fund 0 None
2010-08-30 Cedillo vs. Health and Human Services case highlights failure of Vaccine Injury Compensation Program 0 5
2010-08-30 Toshiba announces 1,000th worldwide MR installation 0 None
2010-08-30 Jenevieve Fisher to launch book on children living with cancer 0 5
2010-08-30 Many expectant mothers unaware of risks associated with early elective C-sections and induced labor 0 None
2010-08-30 Pediatric catastrophic disease treatment affects appetite: Study 0 None
2010-08-30 Queensland Health: neglect and red tape 0 None
2010-08-30 MEND 7-13 Program improves obesity management in children 0 None
2010-08-30 Misuse of OTC medicines increases risk for children 0 None
2010-08-27 Clinton condemns mass rape of women, children in Congo; U.N. investigation continues 0 4
2010-08-27 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-08-27 Simple medical exams recommended for school-age children 0 None
2010-08-27 Exmovere to release vital sign monitoring infant sleepwear 0 None
2010-08-27 New methodologies for protein measurement needed to address adulteration in infant formula and pet food 0 None
2010-08-27 Research Roundups: Underinsured children; Hospital progress on electronic records; Federal officlals' work on comparative effectiveness 0 None
2010-08-27 Children and young people want greater involvement in healthcare consultations 0 None
2010-08-27 MCNA announces $2 million to launch HEAL program for childhood asthma management 0 None
2010-08-27 Researchers find two high-fat diets reduce absence epilepsy in children 0 None
2010-08-27 H1N1 flu increases complication in children with sickle cell anemia: Study 0 None
2010-08-27 Nationwide Children's Hospital designated as Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Cooperative Research Center 0 None
2010-08-27 Cooper Institute receives contract from Texas Department to develop NUTRIGRAM for children 0 None
2010-08-27 Study finds PCV7 vaccine reduces bacterial pneumonia infection in children 0 None
2010-08-27 Exposing victimized children to disaster increases emotional, behavioral problems: Study 0 None
2010-08-26 FDA accepts Sanofi Pasteur's Menactra vaccine sBLA for active immunization of infants and toddlers 0 None
2010-08-26 New article examines education practices, priorities for deaf-blind children 0 None
2010-08-26 CCEI to introduce professional development course to prevent Bloodborne Pathogens among children 0 None
2010-08-26 Mental health issues during pregnancy contribute to infant mortality and poor child health 0 None
2010-08-25 Axon Sports CCAT system now available to assess cognitive function in children 0 None
2010-08-25 Sea food for babies 0 None
2010-08-25 Diarrhea, skin diseases increase among children in flood-affected areas of Pakistan: Survey 0 None
2010-08-25 ARAMARK Education launches wellness, nutrition education program for school children 0 None
2010-08-25 WHO grants prequalification status to pneumococcal vaccine, paving way for U.N. procurement 0 None
2010-08-25 Study: No association between first-trimester exposure to antiherpetic antiviral drugs and major birth defects 0 None
2010-08-25 Fluoridation exposure during childhood prevents adult tooth loss 0 1
2010-08-25 Parents should give their children's lunches a sugar makeover: Delta Dental Plans Association 0 None
2010-08-25 Study examines movement of pediatric drug testing outside the U.S. 0 None
2010-08-24 Children consuming school lunches likely to become overweight: USDA-Backed Study 0 None
2010-08-24 Media detective programs allow children to resist messages encouraging alcohol and tobacco use 0 None
2010-08-24 Special empowerment program to promote confidence in diabetic children 0 None
2010-08-24 Study finds multi-modal hemispheric based program improves participant's educational outcomes 0 None
2010-08-24 Children affected by Katrina still face emotional problems, study finds 0 None
2010-08-24 Pfizer's Prevenar 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine receives WHO prequalification 0 None
2010-08-23 JAFRA donates more than $100,000 to help SOS Children's Villages in Vietnam 0 None
2010-08-23 Study finds post Katrina period increases mental health issues among children 0 None
2010-08-23 Children's Wish Foundation to grant new wishes for children diagnosed with life-threatening illness 0 None
2010-08-23 Sledding-related injuries may result in traumatic brain injury: Study 0 None
2010-08-23 New diagnostic tool proves cost-effective in identifying rare genetic disorders 0 None
2010-08-22 Back seat drivers right to feel uneasy 0 5
2010-08-21 Early year-round sports specialization contributes to rise of overuse injuries 0 5
2010-08-21 Abt Associates to evaluate program to encourage healthier eating among lower-income Americans 0 None
2010-08-21 Cardinal DiNardo calls for support on 'No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act' 0 None
2010-08-21 'Yakult' effective in reducing acute diarrhea in young children: Study 0 None
2010-08-21 Whole body MRI may help to diagnose suspected child abuse: Study 0 None
2010-08-21 State Roundup: Hospital safety, infant mortality, immigration and more 0 None
2010-08-20 Stent implanted in artery inside skull of 14-year-old boy to prevent stroke 0 None
2010-08-20 NSF issues award to develop techniques for analyzing children's behavior 0 None
2010-08-20 Pennsylvania receives over $2 million federal grant for development of home visiting programs 0 None
2010-08-20 Neuroscientist conducts free webinar to highlight children’s vision problems 0 None
2010-08-20 The Center for Pediatric Dentistry opens in Seattle on September 1, 2010 0 None
2010-08-20 Study on multisensory processing in autistic children 0 None
2010-08-19 Decline in SIDS rate contributes to overall infant mortality reduction in New Jersey 0 None
2010-08-19 UT Southwestern pediatric urologist pioneers surgical procedure for girls with rare vaginal defects 0 None
2010-08-19 Maternal stress contribute to an elevated risk for depression in offspring: Research 0 None
2010-08-19 Prenatal pesticide exposure increases susceptibility to ADHD in children 0 None
2010-08-19 24% more children with progeria discovered 1 None
2010-08-19 U.S. children and adolescents become fatter over the last decade: Study 0 None
2010-08-19 TPRF grants $25k to St John of Jerusalem Eye Hospital for children's eye care program 0 None
2010-08-19 Scientists reveal lab approach method to treat neuroblastoma in children 0 None
2010-08-18 BBC reports on efforts to broaden access to childhood vaccines 0 None
2010-08-18 More young people are losing their hearing: Study 0 4.5
2010-08-18 Aggressive children more inclined to misuse drugs 0 None
2010-08-18 Study finds disparities in evaluation, diagnosis of abuse among infants with traumatic brain injury 0 None
2010-08-18 Teachers' perceptions of poor behavior leads to potential misdiagnosis of ADHD 0 None
2010-08-18 Genome-wide study identifies key genetic variant associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 0 None
2010-08-18 Evaluation of medical reasons behind end to pregnancy due to abnormalities of fetus important 0 5
2010-08-18 Study links child’s date of birth with ADHD diagnosis rate 0 None
2010-08-18 Study unveils ways new moms can lose baby weight after childbirth 0 None
2010-08-18 Agilent's HPLC-Chip/MS technology helps identify over 200 different human milk oligosaccharides structures 0 None
2010-08-18 NHLBI awards Vanderbilt Pediatrics and Nashville Parks $12 million to fight childhood obesity 0 None
2010-08-17 Simple measure saves children’s lives: study 0 None
2010-08-16 Study finds first clue that links childhood obesity to skeletal fractures 0 None
2010-08-16 August is National Immunization and Cataract Awareness Month 0 None
2010-08-16 Kaiser Permanente uses integrated care delivery model to aid mothers understand benefits of breastfeeding 0 None
2010-08-16 CTI announces EMEA's validation of expanded PIP for pixantrone 0 None
2010-08-16 Childhood brain tumor survivors may be vulnerable to physical declines associated with aging: Study 0 None
2010-08-13 Exposure to immune proteins during pregnancy increases risk for schizophrenia in offspring 0 None
2010-08-13 Novavax announces positive results from pre-clinical toxicology study of RSV vaccine candidate 0 5
2010-08-13 Researchers develop robotic powered wheelchair system for children with disabilities 0 None
2010-08-12 New research with agitated monkeys may help predict childhood anxiety & depression 0 None
2010-08-12 Heater replacement funding falters 0 None
2010-08-12 Synutra responds to infant formula allegations 0 2
2010-08-12 Reduced quality or quantity of sleep leads to school performance difficulties, behavior problems 0 None
2010-08-12 Increased brain activity predicts anxious temperament in young primates 0 None
2010-08-11 Simple morning walk to school could reduce stress reactivity in children: Study 0 None
2010-08-11 Dr. Hastings receives grant for Spinal Muscular Atrophy research 0 None
2010-08-11 U.S. Senators introduce legislation to encourage R&D aimed at neglected pediatric diseases 0 None
2010-08-11 Infants of emotionally receptive parents have reduced sleep disruptions: Study 0 None
2010-08-11 Enriched breakfast re-energizes children's morning rituals and boosts learning potential 0 None
2010-08-11 NovoSeven RT in 8 mg vial for hemophilia A or B with inhibitors receives FDA approval 0 None
2010-08-11 FDA clears Curemark's CM – 4612 IND for Phase III clinical trial in ADHD 0 None
2010-08-11 Noven enters agreement to acquire global rights to ADHD drug Daytrana from Shire 0 None
2010-08-10 Studies show harsh treatment of children still prevails in many countries 0 None
2010-08-10 Children of incarcerated parent likely to be incarcerated 0 None
2010-08-10 Texas Children's Hospital provides tips to ensure healthy and successful school year 0 None
2010-08-10 ADA updates position paper on children’s healthy behaviors 0 None
2010-08-10 Study on ethnic disparities in pediatric asthma in Latino and non-Latino children 0 None
2010-08-10 Researchers find disparities among children suffering from repeated ear infections 0 None
2010-08-09 New familial link in juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia discovered 0 None
2010-08-09 Aquilion ONE 320-detector row CT system reduces radiation exposure 0 None
2010-08-09 Active outreach may enhance kids’ ability to get health insurance 0 None
2010-08-08 Australian childcare costs to ramp up 0 None
2010-08-08 Antidepressants cannot be recommended in children with autism: Study 0 None
2010-08-07 IDFA applauds U.S Senate Committee for child nutrition legislation 0 None
2010-08-07 ADA commends U.S. Senate on reauthorization of child nutrition programs 0 None
2010-08-07 Multimedia programs increase vegetable intake in kindergarten children 0 None
2010-08-07 Clinical trials in Asia, Africa confirm safety, effectiveness of rotavirus vaccine 0 None
2010-08-07 Vemma joins with Presbyterian Hospital to provide ultra-premium nutrition for underprivileged children 0 None
2010-08-07 Boston Globe examines rise of polio in Tajikistan, other pockets of world 0 None
2010-08-07 Kids v Cancer applauds Senators for Creating Hope Act of 2010 0 None
2010-08-07 Text4baby messaging program wins HHSinnovates award 0 None
2010-08-06 Nemours applauds Senate for passing bi-partisan Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 0 None
2010-08-06 Child Nutrition Initiative encourages Senate for Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act 0 5
2010-08-05 Australia has highest rates of type 1 diabetes among children 0 None
2010-08-05 New study on decision making for infants with complex life threatening illnesses 0 None
2010-08-05 New volume on Growth hormone therapy 0 None
2010-08-05 Modified music program improves speech skills in children with Down syndrome: Study 0 None
2010-08-05 ACI points to importance of supervision, storage to ensure safe use of household cleaning products 0 None
2010-08-05 Benefits of childhood screening for vision disorders in preschool children 0 None
2010-08-05 Mothers of premature babies have high levels of stress and anxiety 0 None
2010-08-05 Excess maternal weight gain predicts high birth weight: Research 0 None
2010-08-04 Pregnancy weight gain liked to childhood obesity: Study 0 None
2010-08-04 New law to increase employment-based coverage for children 0 None
2010-08-04 PCV-7 vaccine introduction leads to changing patterns of hemolytic uremic syndrome 0 3
2010-08-04 Study analyzes prevalence of pediatric patient-safety events at hospitals 0 None
2010-08-04 New health law is uncharted terrain for administration, insurers 0 None
2010-08-03 Tooth erosion in kids a growing problem say concerned dental experts 0 2.5
2010-08-03 EITC programs directly linked to higher birth weights: Study 0 None
2010-08-03 Molina Healthcare provides low interest loan to California Childrens Academy 0 None
2010-08-03 Elsevier makes available key articles in support of World Breastfeeding Week 2010 0 None
2010-08-03 U.S. clinical trials provide further evidence of importance of storing umbilical cord blood 0 None
2010-08-03 Parents need to protect their children's health before sending them back to school: ACEP 0 None
2010-08-03 Group skill building intervention programs for foster care children may help improve mental health 0 None
2010-08-03 Pairing adolescents with college student mentors keeps kids healthy, fit 0 None
2010-08-03 Study finds hunger as a serious risk factor for long-term poor health among children, youth 0 None
2010-08-03 World Breastfeeding Week highlights benefits to infant, child nutrition, health 0 None
2010-08-03 East Africa declared polio-free again after outbreak 0 None
2010-08-03 High levels of lead found in Mount Isa children: Study 0 5
2010-08-02 Rethink Autism, eSchool News offer webinar to show how schools can save costs using new technology 0 None
2010-08-02 Study shows increased rate of SIDS in male infant 0 None
2010-07-31 Be a Hero For Babies Day raises more than $2.65M to support March of Dimes programs 0 None
2010-07-31 ASU scientists awarded $20M to improve listening, reading comprehension in kids 0 None
2010-07-31 Football, cheerleading-related head and neck injury prevention tips from AANS 0 None
2010-07-31 Feeding Our Future program serves 12,400 summer lunches to Denver children at risk of hunger 0 None
2010-07-31 Lundbeck voluntarily recalls two lots of NeoProfen Injection 0 None
2010-07-30 Ten steps to successful breastfeeding from WHO and UNICEF 1 5
2010-07-30 IRIN examines Global Humanitarian Assistance report, maps percentage of African budgets spent on health 0 None
2010-07-30 Polio cases in India lowest in a decade; Vaccination effort begins in Afghanistan 0 None
2010-07-30 Immunosuppressive properties of TNF blockers may increase risk of malignancy in children 0 None
2010-07-30 Shionogi's CUVPOSA receives FDA approval for treatment of chronic severe drooling 0 None
2010-07-30 Western dietary pattern increases risk of ADHD 0 None
2010-07-30 Insurers change kids coverage stance after HHS clarifies new rules 0 None
2010-07-29 TNF blockers may increase the risk of malignancy in children 0 None
2010-07-29 The Children's Hospital constructs new LEED-certified patient tower 0 None
2010-07-29 FDA approves Cuvposa Oral Solution for chronic severe drooling in children 0 None
2010-07-28 coHearentVision hosts range of activities to keep deaf youngsters entertained during summer 0 None
2010-07-28 Therapists introduce new parenting skills to end child maltreatment 0 None
2010-07-28 Late preterm births risk infant respiratory illness: Study 0 None
2010-07-28 At summit, AU leaders discuss funding challenges for maternal, child health 0 None
2010-07-28 FDA clears IL's new point-of-care total bilirubin assay 0 None
2010-07-27 NSW school heaters to be replaced 0 None
2010-07-27 Early weaning linked to chronic diseases later in life: Study 0 5
2010-07-27 Life-saving interventions can save 11 million African women, children over next five years: Countdown report 0 None
2010-07-27 Need for better understanding of appropriate treatment choices for children with insomnia: Study 0 None
2010-07-27 Parents of children with ASD turn to evidence-based behavioral treatment methods 0 None
2010-07-27 Childhood cancer survival associated with high risk of abnormal cardiac function 0 None
2010-07-27 Medical device complications send more than 70,000 kids to ER annually 0 None
2010-07-27 Novartis launches new OTC children's liquid acetaminophen product 0 None
2010-07-27 AU leaders summit kicks off, focus on maternal and child health 0 None
2010-07-27 Scientists find MODS technique most accurate for testing tuberculosis in children 0 None
2010-07-27 Parents can boost story-telling skills by engaging children in narratives: Study 0 None
2010-07-26 Anti-vaccination group declared unsafe 2 4.2
2010-07-26 Seaside Therapeutics reports positive data from STX209 Phase 2 study in fragile X syndrome 0 None
2010-07-26 FDA approves Perrigo's OTC Cetirizine Cherry Syrup 0 2
2010-07-26 Kindergarten puppet show reduces anxiety of kids with cancer 0 None
2010-07-26 School program to help children continue normal educational activities during treatment 0 None
2010-07-26 Sec. of State Clinton signs 5-year AIDS control partnership agreement with Vietnam 0 None
2010-07-26 Report on neuropsychological effects after surgery for acyanotic heart defects 0 None
2010-07-26 Researchers recommend six steps for shared decision making in sex development disorder surgery 0 None
2010-07-26 AANMA recommends a written asthma action plan before child self-medication 0 None
2010-07-26 AU Summit panel focuses on water, sanitation to meet MDG targets in Africa 0 None
2010-07-26 Some insurers ending children-only coverage because of health law 0 None
2010-07-26 Seven practical tips to help parents encourage kids to eat well during, after school 0 None
2010-07-23 Inequalities in premature mortality continue to rise in Britain: Study 0 None
2010-07-23 Choice between late-term abortion or keeping an unhealthy foetus 0 5
2010-07-23 Health bodies to discuss steps to further reduce mother to child HIV transmission 0 None
2010-07-23 Pneumonia, diarrhea, and malaria cause death of 6 million of world's poorest children 0 None
2010-07-23 BDSRA designates Nationwide Children's Hospital as Batten Disease Center of Excellence 0 None
2010-07-23 Bullied children are at risk for developing emotional problems 0 None
2010-07-23 Poor intake of vitamins tends to have low bone density in children with celiac disease 0 None
2010-07-22 Call for greater support in mental health services for children 0 None
2010-07-22 Drugs can save African infants' lives 0 None
2010-07-22 Four areas that impact weight, obesity in women identified 0 None
2010-07-22 Study reveals link between anti-TPO antibodies and placental abruption 0 4.5
2010-07-22 Study investigates abusive use of drugs on children 0 None
2010-07-22 GE Healthcare awarded $1M to develop MRI for Pediatrics Populations project 0 None
2010-07-22 Prototype ring with sensors helps to detect, prevent preterm labor 0 5
2010-07-22 AU Pre-Summit on Gender concludes 0 None
2010-07-22 Survey links autism with digestive problems, intestinal inflammation 0 5
2010-07-22 AIDS 2010 studies, releases: PMTCT, treating children, male circumcision; National prevention programs; IDUs 0 None
2010-07-21 NovaBay reports positive results from NVC-422 Phase 2a proof-of-concept clinical trial for impetigo 0 None
2010-07-21 Gene essential for respiration and survival at birth identified 0 None
2010-07-21 NACI updates, strengthens statement related to the use of rotavirus vaccines in Canada 0 None
2010-07-21 Early HIV treatment can save more children's lives 0 None
2010-07-21 Washington University's new Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Research Center to focus on children 0 None
2010-07-21 UMDNJ identifies direct link between phthalates in plastics and inflammation in newborns 0 None
2010-07-21 Tips to prevent children from drowning 0 None
2010-07-21 Polyfluoroalkyl chemicals linked to ADHD in children 0 None
2010-07-21 Opinions: AIDS vaccine and cure; China's role in the Global Fund; Child marriage prevention act; Gorbachev on safe water 0 None
2010-07-21 Overweight and obese women at greater risk of preterm births 0 None
2010-07-21 CHLA receives $410,000 grant for 'first in childhood leukemia' multi-site study 0 None
2010-07-21 GCSF administration can reduce side effects of cancer neurobastoma in children 0 None
2010-07-21 Ingestion of probiotic supplements prevents eczema: Study 0 None
2010-07-20 Active play is important for children’s physical activity 0 None
2010-07-20 New & improved rotavirus vaccine to be trialed in Melbourne 0 None
2010-07-20 HIV – Rising menace 0 None
2010-07-20 WHO announces new approaches to HIV prevention and treatment among children 0 None
2010-07-20 Only 51% of HIV-exposed infants received minimal dose of prevention drug nevirapine: Study 0 None
2010-07-20 More than half of parents interested in using at-home personal genetic testing for their children: Poll 0 None
2010-07-20 Researchers identify a substance that protects farm children from allergies, allergic asthma 0 None
2010-07-20 International organizations mutually agree to eradicate pediatric HIV/AIDS by 2015 0 None
2010-07-20 N.Y. health officials increase tanning regulations; Colo. extends review of premium increases; Some small Mass. businesses dropping coverage 0 None
2010-07-20 Lots of water breaks prevent dehydration in kids 0 None
2010-07-20 Infants in African countries receive minimum help to reduce risk of mother-to-child HIV transmission: Study 0 None
2010-07-19 Eisai's NDA for BANZEL Oral Suspension accepted for FDA review 0 None
2010-07-19 Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine appears to reduce pneumonia, serious complications in infants: Research 1 None
2010-07-18 Artificial colours in food linked to cancer and behavioral disorders in children: Study 0 4
2010-07-17 Over 50% of neurosurgical procedures performed on Afghan children were for battlefield-related injuries 0 None
2010-07-17 Aetna awards $75,000 grant to support Judge Glenda Hatchett's ParentPowerNow! anti-obesity program 0 None
2010-07-17 Capitol Hill hearing examines health, social consequences of child marriage 0 None
2010-07-17 Mother’s obesity surgery may cause vitamin deficiencies in children 0 None
2010-07-16 New studies explore how child soldiers adjust after they return to their homes 0 None
2010-07-16 $125,000 grant to study impact of delayed umbilical cord clamping on surgical outcomes 0 None
2010-07-16 Severe exposure to trauma, loss of family members, and domestic violence very stressful on Sri Lankan children 0 None
2010-07-16 Researchers study recovery patterns of children affected by Hurricane Katrina 0 None
2010-07-16 The Children's Hospital, UCH to jointly establish new center for advanced maternal fetal medicine 0 None
2010-07-16 Aeras, CHC collaborate in Cambodian tuberculosis prevalence study 0 None
2010-07-16 Essential nutrient in eggs may reduce risk of infant heart defects 0 None
2010-07-16 New initiative to improve children's nutrition education, help them make smarter food choices 0 None
2010-07-16 Insurers will pick up preventive care costs under new rules 0 None
2010-07-16 BioSTAR biodegradable implant achieves comparable closure rates to Amplatzer ASO 0 None
2010-07-15 Active with Asthma: Free event to teach children, families how to manage the disease 0 None
2010-07-15 Exposure to 9/11 can impact PTSD, depression levels among children 0 None
2010-07-15 New myopia control technology for eye health benefits from Vision CRC 0 5
2010-07-15 Children with highest levels of FeNO more likely to develop asthma: Study 0 None
2010-07-15 Babies fed cow's milk in first 15 days of life are protected from dangerous allergies later on 0 None
2010-07-14 Research supports population screening for fragile X syndrome in women of reproductive age 0 None
2010-07-14 Affordable orthodontic treatment for children 0 None
2010-07-14 Tips for first-time moms to enjoy feeding moments with their baby 0 None
2010-07-14 Doctors warn using domestic spoons can result in drug overdose 0 None
2010-07-14 Pierre Foods unveils new line of more nutritious school menu options for students 0 None
2010-07-14 Therapeutic workbook to facilitate healing process in Haitian children 0 None
2010-07-13 Experts gather evidence to support policy making on marketing of foods to children 0 None
2010-07-13 Community-based interventions for childhood obesity differ depending on age group, expert says 0 None
2010-07-13 Women with gestational diabetes during first, second pregnancies at increased risk of recurrence 0 None
2010-07-13 Teaching first-time mothers to feed babies responsively promotes more healthful diet: Research 0 None
2010-07-13 High fat diet while nursing poses greater risk for infant obesity 0 None
2010-07-13 FRC refutes RCOG claims on fetal pain 0 None
2010-07-13 Kid cholesterol 0 None
2010-07-12 Proper management of asthma during pregnancy reduces risk of harmful effects on babies 0 None
2010-07-12 Simple interventions by pediatricians change parent's perspective about child being overweight or obese 0 None
2010-07-12 Counseling parents of infants about when to stop using bottle can reduce tooth decay, obesity and iron deficiency 0 None
2010-07-12 Report shows experimental trials have higher risk for bias 0 None
2010-07-12 Subtle mutation affecting epigenome may lead to inherited form of mental retardation: Researchers 0 None
2010-07-09 Serum BNP do not increase in pediatric trauma patients with serious head injuries: Report 0 None
2010-07-09 Researchers study prevalence of psychiatric disorders in early elementary school years 0 None
2010-07-09 Namaste Charter School to use physical fitness and nutrition in childhood obesity prevention 0 None
2010-07-09 Colgate-Palmolive teams up with a trio of Saints to champion good oral health among Gulf Coast children 0 None
2010-07-09 Study shows association between obesity and GERD in children 0 None
2010-07-09 Minority children have fewer opportunities to be healthy and obtain quality education: Poll 0 None
2010-07-09 Accudial's weight-based rotating labels prevent underdosing and overdosing in children's OTC medications 0 None
2010-07-09 Move to have businesses manage Medicaid is triggering concern 0 None
2010-07-09 Pregnant teenagers at higher risk of preterm delivery 0 None
2010-07-09 Psychosocial risk factors in children can be identified during transition from preschool to formal schooling 0 None
2010-07-09 American, Canadian officials discuss global health developments at recent G8, G20 summits 0 None
2010-07-08 Cones for Kids campaign raises $750,000 to support children with disabilities 0 None
2010-07-08 Tips to keep kids safe while traveling in a car 0 None
2010-07-08 Military families with autistic children file lawsuit against DoD for refusing coverage for ABA therapy 3 None
2010-07-08 Barriers to dental care among Californian children 0 None
2010-07-08 Children of unemployed Americans experience avoidable loss of healthcare coverage: Research 0 None
2010-07-08 OCR, DSHS announce agreement to provide protective services to children in Washington State 0 None
2010-07-08 ASA provides tips to help parents protect children from over-the-counter drug abuse 0 None
2010-07-08 Study reveals asthma as a risk factor for pneumonia in children hospitalized for influenza 0 None
2010-07-08 Physical activity has little role to play in obesity epidemic among children: EarlyBird Diabetes Study 0 None
2010-07-07 ODA suggests tips for good oral hygiene to parents and kids 0 None
2010-07-07 Study: Delay in school start time significantly improves adolescent sleep, mood and behavior 0 4
2010-07-07 Nation's emergency physicians urge parents to be aware of playground injuries 0 None
2010-07-07 Study shows gene-environment interaction in congenital heart disease 0 None
2010-07-07 Predictable, preventable injuries occur in children during summer months, say doctors 0 None
2010-07-07 Pfizer's new chewable Lipitor for children receives European Commission approval 0 5
2010-07-06 Children see more fast food TV ads and fewer sweets and beverage ads: Study 0 None
2010-07-06 Delay in school start time improves adolescent alertness, mood and health: Study 0 None
2010-07-06 CTI submits expanded PIP to EMEA for pixantrone MAA for relapsed or refractory, aggressive NHL 0 None
2010-07-06 APP receives FDA marketing clearance for preservative-free Heparin Lock Flush Solution 0 None
2010-07-06 World Vision launches 2-month campaign to enlist Quebecers as new child sponsors 0 None
2010-07-06 Mild prenatal stressors increase risk of developing neuropsychiatric illness during adulthood 0 None
2010-07-05 African study finds link between difficult childhood and teenage drinking 0 5
2010-07-03 Metabolon unveils novel approach to identify patients at preterm delivery risk 0 None
2010-07-03 Canadian press/globe and mail examine 'loose ends' in G8's maternal, child health initiative 0 None
2010-07-03 Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital issues public safety warning about dangers of swimming pools 0 None
2010-07-03 Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center's new children's outpatient facility named in honor of Alex Rodriguez 0 None
2010-07-02 Two questions to identify families whose young children suffer from hunger 0 None
2010-07-02 Frenotomy procedure can help babies to breastfeed effectively 0 5
2010-07-02 Malnutrition during childhood diminishes brain function in late life 0 5
2010-07-01 Kilimani Sesame benefits Tanzanian children 0 None
2010-07-01 Study finds increased neonatal mortality among planned home births 0 None
2010-07-01 Babies born after IVM fertility treatment more likely to be born larger than normal 0 None
2010-07-01 New and expectant moms do not discuss preterm birth with healthcare providers, shows survey 0 None
2010-07-01 Secondhand smoke exposure during pregnancy causes permanent genetic damage in newborns 0 5
2010-07-01 Collaborative project to consider new hypotheses for causation of subdural hematomas in SBS 0 5
2010-07-01 Researchers identify a set of molecular signatures for biliary atresia 0 None
2010-06-30 Grifols to acquire Pharmalink's Xepol programme for post-polio syndrome 0 None
2010-06-30 Excellence in Paediatrics to be held in London, from 2 - 4 December 2010 0 None
2010-06-30 Initiatives to reduce closed car heat-related deaths among children 0 None
2010-06-30 Guidance on ways to protect protect unborn babies from secondhand smoke exposure 0 None
2010-06-30 5-month-old, 4 pound infant receives lifesaving liver transplant 0 None
2010-06-30 Women enrolled in WIC program are less likely to introduce their infants to cow's milk 0 None
2010-06-30 G8 will fall short on their promises to cut child and maternal deaths, says World Vision 0 None
2010-06-30 UK scientists find no link between mobile phone masts and early childhood cancers 0 None
2010-06-30 Oil spill disaster raises concern in the Gulf region 0 None
2010-06-30 Uganda children have high blood lead levels: Researchers 0 None
2010-06-30 Minnesota professor receives NIH grant to study effectiveness of community-based program to prevent childhood obesity 0 None
2010-06-29 Alcohol during pregnancy affects fertility of unborn son: Study 0 None
2010-06-29 New Canadian legislation bans sale of flavoured cigarillos, cigarettes, blunt wraps 0 None
2010-06-29 Simple blood test may help detect chromosomal abnormalities in developing foetus 0 None
2010-06-29 Nearly 7% of sixth-graders in U.S. are severely obese 0 None
2010-06-29 School-based program lowers obesity and risk factors for type 2 diabetes in high risk youth 0 None
2010-06-29 Health Canada recommends new pneumococcal vaccine for young children 0 4.5
2010-06-29 Non-Invasive prenatal blood test to detect chromosomal abnormalities in foetus 0 None
2010-06-29 Study finds high sugar content in toddler and baby food products 0 None
2010-06-29 G8 nations commit $5B for maternal, child health; Additional $2.3B committed from other countries, foundations 0 None
2010-06-29 Opinions: G8 commitments to maternal, child health 0 5
2010-06-28 States struggle with physician shortages, health care workforce issues 0 None
2010-06-28 In-school education programs can reduce obesity, other risk factors for type 2 diabetes: HEALTHY 0 None
2010-06-28 Combination MMRV vaccine associated with increased risk of febrile seizures 0 1
2010-06-28 International child health experts to converge for Excellence in Paediatrics 0 None
2010-06-28 OPQC Scheduled Birth Initiative reduces unnecessary planned late pre-term, near-term deliveries in Ohio 0 None
2010-06-28 World Vision calls upon emerging economies within G20 to prioritize child and maternal health progress 0 None
2010-06-28 G8 leaders to discuss economic policy, developing world, maternal and child health, Haitian rebuilding 0 None
2010-06-28 Breast feeding a “little creepy”, says a Mum and Baby magazine 0 None
2010-06-25 Psychotropic medications associated with adverse drug reactions in Danish children: Researchers 0 None
2010-06-25 U.N. Secretary-General to ask G20 for additional $60B over 5 years for maternal, child health 0 None
2010-06-25 Researchers say ear tubes are safe for children with cochlear implants 0 None
2010-06-25 ACF, HRSA accept applications for Tribal Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Grant Program 0 None
2010-06-25 UNICEF and Kiwanis team up to protect mothers and babies from tetanus 0 None
2010-06-25 Standard CRP test ineffective for detecting inflammatory bowel disease: Study 0 None
2010-06-24 Nintendo DS helps cure lazy eye 0 4
2010-06-24 Study recommends women to avoid drug abuse during prenatal and breastfeeding periods 0 None
2010-06-24 Physician-in-chief at Texas Children's Hospital honored with Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Award 0 None
2010-06-24 Greater time demands affect careers of mothers with autistic children 0 None
2010-06-24 Rapidly growing polio outbreak in Tajikistan raises serious concerns, states CMAJ 0 None
2010-06-24 2010 NAMI National Convention to address concerns for child and adolescent mental health 0 None
2010-06-24 Florida obstetricians collaborate to lower premature and Cesarean birth rates 0 None
2010-06-24 Mixed progress on MDGs, additional advancement still possible, report says 0 None
2010-06-24 Miller-McCune examines debate over redistribution of some foreign aid funds from HIV/AIDS to other diseases 0 None
2010-06-24 Free seminar to help parents understand signs and characteristics of ADHD 0 4
2010-06-23 New study of homicides reveals seasonality of child abuse as a myth 0 None
2010-06-23 Window World selected to receive New Corporate Partner of the Year award 0 None
2010-06-23 Early adverse experiences influence migraine sufferers' cardiovascular health in adulthood 0 None
2010-06-23 Healthcare policies need to adequately address dental health of entire families 0 None
2010-06-23 Abusive attachments during infancy have negative consequences in social behavior development 0 None
2010-06-23 Educational comic strips can help young girls make better food choices, improve physical fitness: Study 0 5
2010-06-23 Preschool children with tooth decay more likely to be obese: Study 0 None
2010-06-23 High blood sugar in mother during pregnancy leads to reduced insulin sensitivity in children 0 1
2010-06-23 ATP-driven bioluminescence predicts children at high risk for tooth decay: OHSU study 0 None
2010-06-23 Prosensa, GSK initiate additional programs for DMD 0 None
2010-06-23 Public health program to migrant preschool children helps reduce risk of obesity: Study 0 None
2010-06-23 Obama to grant federal workers time off to care for same-sex partner's kids 0 None
2010-06-23 Researchers identify promising gene therapy for DMD 0 None
2010-06-23 Children who experience maltreatment more likely to have frequent headaches as adults, say scientists 0 None
2010-06-23 Psychotropic medications associated with pediatric ADRs in Denmark: Researchers 0 None
2010-06-22 No increased risk of childhood cancer if born near mobile phone stations: Study 0 None
2010-06-22 Benioff family gifts $100 million for construction of new UCSF Children's Hospital at Mission Bay 0 3
2010-06-22 Teens to call upon Congress to fund drug research for rare diseases 0 None
2010-06-22 Young children are skilled negotiators, says Swedish study 0 5
2010-06-22 MOFAS offers $6,400 in grant to Minnesota families living with FASD 0 None
2010-06-22 Children with special health care needs at increased risk of oral diseases 0 5
2010-06-22 Enobia reports positive interim data from ENB-0040 enzyme replacement therapy study for children with HPP 0 None
2010-06-22 University of Utah receives $2.4M, four-year grant to track children with ASDs 0 None
2010-06-22 Brain abnormalities associated with schizophrenia risk are detectable in babies, find researchers 0 None
2010-06-22 WHO issues comprehensive recommendations on children's medicines 0 None
2010-06-22 Health leaders formally launch new strategy for polio eradication 0 None
2010-06-22 Exposure to BPA in early life may affect testis function into adulthood 0 None
2010-06-21 Martek extends sole-source supply agreement with Mead Johnson for DHA and ARA for infant formula products 0 None
2010-06-21 Research review calls for new approaches to guard against child abuse 0 None
2010-06-21 Spark Together for Health Kids program promotes access to physical activity, healthy food 0 None
2010-06-21 Early-life exposure to PCBs diminishes immune response to diphtheria and tetanus vaccinations: Study 0 5
2010-06-20 Alcohol consumption guidelines during pregnancy needed: Study 0 None
2010-06-19 American Heart Association CEO on first anniversary of Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act 0 None
2010-06-19 Hyundai Hope on Wheels announces nationwide initiative to raise funds for childhood cancer research 0 None
2010-06-19 CureDuchenne kicks off national fundraiser Pick Your Peak 0 None
2010-06-19 Biomechanical implications of low-height falls in toddlers 0 None
2010-06-19 UMDNJ-SOM offers hot-weather safety tips to protect children and elders during summer 0 1
2010-06-19 Artificial pancreas system reduces risk of nocturnal hypoglycemia 0 None
2010-06-19 Childrens Hospital Los Angeles awarded $2.5M NIH grant to study risk of osteoporosis in spina bifida children 0 2
2010-06-19 Big Brothers Big Sisters, AME Church partner to help children of single parents succeed 0 None
2010-06-19 USAID pledges $1.2M in support for national polio vaccination campaigns across Central Asia 0 None
2010-06-19 New partnership established to reduce newborn mortality 0 None
2010-06-18 Children's Hospital Boston receives $2.4M Gates Foundation grant to develop novel neonatal vaccines 0 5
2010-06-18 Researchers recommend involving teachers in nutrition education policy making 0 None
2010-06-18 Model Formulary for Children provides information on how to use over 240 essential medicines 0 None
2010-06-18 Pelvic extraperitoneal IMT with malignant transformation in 14-year-old 0 None
2010-06-18 New polio strategy builds on 99% drop in Nigeria cases but faces 50% funding shortfall 0 None
2010-06-18 University of Utah makes progress against SMA with support of Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy 0 None
2010-06-18 Children's Hospital of Philadelphia first in region to implant transcatheter pulmonary heart valves 0 None
2010-06-18 Researchers make significant headway in fight against SMA 0 None
2010-06-18 Laboratory mouse study shows cold sensing neural circuits develop well after birth 0 None
2010-06-18 Maternal, infant ART drives down mother-to-child HIV transmission through breast-feeding, studies show 1 None
2010-06-18 Paternal involvement in pregnancy reduces infant deaths 0 None
2010-06-18 Neonatal diarrhea may lead to life threatening dehydration and malnutrition: Research 0 3
2010-06-18 Forget play school for infants, sex school proposed in UK health guidelines 0 None
2010-06-17 Constipation prophylaxis in sickle cell patients needs increased attention 0 None
2010-06-17 Infant nevirapine more effective in preventing HIV transmission than maternal antiretroviral therapy 0 None
2010-06-17 Studies suggest role for IL-10 in prevention and treatment of neurological disease in newborns 0 None
2010-06-17 Researchers identify first genetic risk factors for development of CM in Angolan children 0 5
2010-06-17 FDA: Potential risk of overdosing infants with liquid vitamin D 0 None
2010-06-17 Fertility drugs cause multiple and premature births 0 4
2010-06-17 VOA News examines countdown to 2015 report calling for additional 700,000 midwives to reduce maternal, newborn deaths worldwide 0 None
2010-06-17 Financial Times examines how GAVI's $2.6B shortfall might affect new vaccine programs in developing countries 0 None
2010-06-17 Young canvassers part of nationwide health care drive 0 None
2010-06-17 Research findings could lead to less invasive treatments for ALL 0 None
2010-06-17 Highlands Hospital, Cleveland Clinic collaboration promises brighter future for children with autism 0 None
2010-06-16 Researchers study science and clinical treatment of FAS 0 None
2010-06-16 When doctors don't comment, parents tend to underestimate preschool children's weight: Study 0 None
2010-06-16 New data shows Ohio children with special health care needs have inadequate insurance coverage 0 None
2010-06-16 FDA cautions on infant overdose risk with liquid Vitamin D 0 None
2010-06-15 LMG sponsors 8th annual P.A.R. For Kids' Sake golf fundraiser to benefit Autism research 0 None
2010-06-15 Wisconsin CLTS Medicaid Waiver covers Rethink Autism program for children and youth 0 None
2010-06-15 Talaris Institute launches new online service for parents of young children 0 None
2010-06-15 Alliance for a Healthier Generation recognizes 179 schools for increasing healthy eating, physical activity 0 None
2010-06-14 Parents are little aware of concussion risks and support school policies to minimize them: Poll 0 None
2010-06-14 Dr. Carolle Jean-Murat continues to provide much needed services to the people of Haiti 0 5
2010-06-14 Dysfunctional magno cells in eyes associated with learning disabilities 0 None
2010-06-14 Children get MRI tests for reasons unrelated to benign anomalies: Study 0 None
2010-06-14 Children born after ART at increased risk of congenital malformation 0 None
2010-06-14 In vitro fertilization ups the risk of birth defects: study 0 None
2010-06-14 Study: Children with idiopathic onset epilepsy have high remission rate 0 None
2010-06-14 Children living in socially disadvantaged neighborhoods are more likely to be obese 0 None
2010-06-11 Ladies invited to be pampered at Charity event to help raise money for deaf and blind children 0 None
2010-06-11 Uncork the Cure to contribute funds for children's brain tumor research 0 None
2010-06-11 Children who attend youth clubs are less likely to engage in problem behaviors 0 None
2010-06-11 Protein IL-10 removes Escherichia coli K1 bacterium from blood and reverses brain damage 0 None
2010-06-11 Parents may influence gender-based differences in children 0 None
2010-06-11 Today's fathers play an active role in children's lives 0 None
2010-06-11 New book provides overview of paediatric drug development 0 None
2010-06-11 FDA advisory panel to focus on dental amalgam's potential risk to vulnerable populations 0 None
2010-06-10 Non-melanoma skin cancer is potential marker for survivors at risk for future malignant tumors 0 None
2010-06-10 New study finds propofol poses low risk for children undergoing research-driven imaging studies 0 None
2010-06-10 Copy number variants may cause autism: Study 0 None
2010-06-10 New genetic discoveries from Autism Genome Project 0 4.2
2010-06-10 World's largest DNA scan reveals new genetic changes in autistic children 0 5
2010-06-10 Novel gene replacement therapy holds promise for Spinal Muscular Atrophy 0 5
2010-06-09 $15 million sanctioned for replacement of school gas heaters not enough say organizations 0 None
2010-06-09 Vemma kicks off second annual fundraising campaign for Children's Miracle Network 0 None
2010-06-09 Discovery Labs reports preliminary results from Surfaxin Phase 2 trial in children with Acute Respiratory Failure 0 None
2010-06-09 PulmoBind product candidate has potential for early diagnosis of PH in pediatric population 0 None
2010-06-09 CGH, FISH techniques effective for postmortem analysis of fetuses, infants with congenital anomalies 0 None
2010-06-09 CXCR4 protein restores brain damage in multiple sclerosis patients 0 5
2010-06-09 Delaware's first-in-the-nation guidelines for nutrition and physical activity in child care accepted: Study 0 None
2010-06-09 Discovery Labs receives FDA guidance to gain Surfaxin approval for RDS in premature infants 0 None
2010-06-09 UNITAID concerned about infant HIV medication shortage, drug company says supply is sufficient 0 None
2010-06-09 Gates Foundation announces 5-year, $1.5 billion commitment for maternal, child health 0 None
2010-06-08 Columbia completes enrollment in PROCHIEVE 8% Phase III study to reduce preterm birth in short cervix women 0 None
2010-06-08 UPMC Health Plan collaboration launches pediatric weight management program 0 None
2010-06-08 Experimental drug that targets genetic makeup of tumor shows early signs of efficacy against medulloblastomas 0 None
2010-06-08 Lack of community focus and poor coordination hamper UN initiative for maternal, child Health 0 None
2010-06-08 Aeterna Zentaris presents data of perifosine Phase 1 trial for recurrent pediatric solid tumors at ASCO 0 None
2010-06-08 Children and teens with moderate to severe OSA have lower academic grades: Research 0 None
2010-06-08 Women who quit smoking during pregnancy will prevent infant deaths 0 None
2010-06-08 Rice University students develop new device to help children with acute respiratory infections 0 None
2010-06-08 Report finds racial and ethnic disparities in children's health and health care 0 None
2010-06-08 Gates Foundation to invest $1.5 billion for integrated women's and children's health programs 0 None
2010-06-08 U.N. Secretary-General, Sec. of State Clinton address Women Deliver conference 0 None
2010-06-07 30 percent of Aussie mums think it’s OK to drink alcohol while pregnant 1 None
2010-06-07 Parents pressure schools to comply with IDEA or face legal action regarding students with ASD 0 None
2010-06-07 Ten prevention tips to stay safe from infection and illness during summer camp 0 None
2010-06-07 Phase 1 study data of Keryx' perifosine for recurrent pediatric solid tumors presented at ASCO 0 None
2010-06-07 Smoke-free laws protect both children and adults from exposure to secondhand smoke 0 None
2010-06-07 Seasonal allergies may cause mild sleep-disordered breathing in young children: Research 0 None
2010-06-07 Regular bedtime, adequate sleep lead to positive developmental outcomes in children 0 None
2010-06-07 Study identifies potential link between Gilbert's Syndrome, childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2010-06-07 Sleepwalking, bedwetting persist into adolescence 0 None
2010-06-05 NHLBI stops trial evaluating new approach to reduce risk of recurrent stroke in children with sickle cell anemia 0 None
2010-06-05 Comprehensive review of paediatric bronchoscopy 0 None
2010-06-05 Study finds 18% of pediatric patients at-risk for sleep-related breathing disorders 0 None
2010-06-05 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital recognized as leader in all 10 clinical specialties 0 None
2010-06-05 New research: Questionnaires can help dentists screen for SDB in pediatric population 0 None
2010-06-05 Bangladeshi children who lose mothers more likely to die, Lancet study finds 0 None
2010-06-05 Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation to join with JFC to celebrate Children's Day 0 None
2010-06-04 High frequency ventilation for preterm babies just as effective 0 None
2010-06-04 Bertucci’s Chef chosen to participate in First Lady Michelle Obama's Chefs Move To Schools program 0 None
2010-06-04 Report on mental health outcomes of former child soldiers in Sierra Leone 0 None
2010-06-04 Masimo SET pulse oximetry screening effective for early diagnosis of critical CHD in newborns 0 None
2010-06-04 Advergames can promote unhealthy eating habits in children 0 None
2010-06-04 Frequent relocations in childhood linked to poorer well-being in adulthood 0 None
2010-06-04 Chronically ill children with private insurance less likely to be admitted to specialty-care center: Study 0 None
2010-06-04 Mikey's Way Foundation expands from hospitals to Ronald McDonald House New York 0 None
2010-06-04 SOGC urges strategy for preventing deaths during delivery, childbirth 0 None
2010-06-04 Anti-seizure drug can be used to treat AT deficiency: Pitt researchers 0 5
2010-06-04 Quality of life improves treatment of children with velocardiofacial syndrome: Research 0 None
2010-06-04 Growth hormone treatment promotes growth in infants with CRF: Study 0 None
2010-06-04 St. Jude receives top spot in 2010-11 Best Children's Hospital rankings 0 None
2010-06-04 Report ranks best children's hospitals 0 None
2010-06-04 Detailed analysis of epigenetics of Wilms tumor reveals similarities to stem cells 0 None
2010-06-04 CHOC Children's receives royalty-free research license to certain StemCells' patents 0 None
2010-06-04 Antiviral drug oseltamivir appears safe and effective for infants hospitalized with influenza: Study 0 None
2010-06-04 Writer advocates for community inclusion for children and families living with autism 0 None
2010-06-03 Unhealthy diet and lifestyle linked to childhood asthma - study 0 None
2010-06-03 Research may yield new urine test to diagnose autism 0 5
2010-06-03 Community interventions help American Indian families reduce early childhood weight gain: Study 0 None
2010-06-03 U-M researchers one step closer to discovering why certain diseases affect specific organs 0 None
2010-06-03 California examines 'never events' at hospitals; La. seeks funding for primary care clinics; Texas trims children's health program 0 None
2010-06-03 Incidence of skin cancer cases increases particularly among teenagers 0 None
2010-06-03 CPAP treatment may be a better option for preterm infants 0 None
2010-06-02 Major loophole in physical education mandates for students in U.S. 0 None
2010-06-02 CookShop nutrition education program helps students make healthier food choices: Survey 0 None
2010-06-02 Curemark commences clinical trial enrollment for CM-AT autism treatment at two more sites 0 None
2010-06-02 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International honors Roche with "Chancellor's Award" 0 5
2010-06-02 Proton therapy offers life-changing benefits to children with cancer 0 None
2010-06-02 Platelets play important role in cerebral malaria: Research 0 5
2010-06-02 Plans to continue flu vaccination ban – intensive investigations ongoing 0 None
2010-06-02 Parents can play critical role in children's autism treatment: New research 0 4
2010-06-02 CareFusion introduces CLiO2 automatic oxygen controller for newborns needing mechanical ventilation 0 5
2010-06-02 Canada willing to spend $1B on G8 maternal, child health initiative 0 None
2010-06-02 New model reveals molecular basis of multiple hereditary exostoses 0 None
2010-06-01 Paid parental leave in Australia may soon be a reality 0 None
2010-06-01 Sweet Tomatoes kicks off annual cookie campaign for Easter Seals 0 None
2010-06-01 Socioeconomic factors predict ADHD-medication in Swedish schoolchildren 0 None
2010-05-31 Overall increase of cesarean births not due to maternal request 0 None
2010-05-31 Researchers identify gene responsible for Meckel-Gruber and Joubert syndromes 0 3
2010-05-29 Secretary of Health commends two Allegheny County schools for commitment to exercise every day 0 None
2010-05-29 Active-living neighborhoods help increase youth physical activity and reduce obesity 0 None
2010-05-29 Vemma donates over $315,000 as nutritional supplements for children in Haiti and Tennessee 0 None
2010-05-29 Children's Health Fund honors Joan Baez, James L. Dolan, and Jane Pauley 0 None
2010-05-29 Sebelius: Employers should quickly offer coverage to workers' children up to age 26 0 None
2010-05-29 Exposure in womb to BPA, DES increase offspring's risk of breast cancer 0 None
2010-05-29 FDA may seek criminal penalties against J & J for faulty recall of children's Tylenol, other medicines 0 None
2010-05-29 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-05-28 Children watch more television if parents do 1 5
2010-05-28 International HBSC network expands to study health behaviours of young people 0 None
2010-05-28 Study shows infants fed Enfamil LIPIL experience improved immune outcomes 0 None
2010-05-28 Focus on physical, emotional and social needs can result in complete cessation of SIB 0 None
2010-05-28 Fire safety experts announce statewide program to prevent camp fire injuries, forest fires 0 None
2010-05-28 Healthy Returns Initiative developed to address health issues in California's juvenile justice system 0 None
2010-05-28 Effective infant vaccina­tion against pneumonia needed in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2010-05-28 Senate to consider new bill to include technology-based learning materials for students with special needs 0 None
2010-05-28 New surgical procedure improves survival in infants with severely underdeveloped hearts 0 None
2010-05-28 Philips partners with SickKids to improve oral health among Canadian children 0 None
2010-05-28 Children's Hospital of Philadelphia announces availability of proton therapy at Roberts Proton Therapy Center 0 None
2010-05-28 Healthy relationship with food will lead to a better, more promising future for children 1 None
2010-05-28 Researchers study safety and immunogenicity of two H1N1 vaccines in UK children 0 None
2010-05-28 CDP-choline may block skull and brain damage that result from alcohol consumption early in pregnancy 0 None
2010-05-28 PCA-Rx represents next generation of chelation technology for ASD patients 0 None
2010-05-28 Study shows different factors related to issues of hunger, inadequate nutrition in children 0 None
2010-05-28 American Academy of Pediatrics retires 2010 policy statement on female genital cutting 0 None
2010-05-27 G8 summit recommendations: Funding and resources for maternal, child health must be increased 0 5
2010-05-27 Usage of shunts to direct blood flow to lungs can help kids born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome 0 None
2010-05-27 Largest clinical trial to compare surgical treatments for congenital heart disease 0 None
2010-05-27 Infants born with complex congenital heart disease also at risk for life-threatening gastrointestinal diseases 0 None
2010-05-27 Researchers discover genetic variant that raises risk of CHD 0 None
2010-05-27 Head Start Dental Home Initiative launched to benefit low-income children in Illinois 0 None
2010-05-27 Modified measles virus may hold potential for treatment of medulloblastoma 0 None
2010-05-27 ASR to present new Kidz-Med 5-in-1 Non-Contact Thermometer at NACDS Marketplace 0 5
2010-05-27 Global scientific research organizations release recommendations for how G8 should improve maternal, child health 0 None
2010-05-27 Increased BMI levels not attributed to sugar consumption: Study 0 None
2010-05-27 Lawyers, doctors team to ensure health safety net for poor 0 None
2010-05-27 New study may lead to better outcomes for kids born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome 0 None
2010-05-26 Study looks at firearm-related mortality among children and adolescents in the U.S. 0 None
2010-05-26 Plackers to donate dental flossers to Oral Health America's Smiles Across America program 0 None
2010-05-26 Study demonstrates efficacy of CONCERTA in treating ADHD in presence of comorbid learning disability 0 5
2010-05-26 RSV appears to be predominant among Kenyan children hospitalized with severe pneumonia: Study 0 None
2010-05-26 SCID added to the core panel of 29 genetic disorders 0 5
2010-05-26 Consequences of secrecy in medicine 0 None
2010-05-26 Research findings on pediatric ILD published online in PED 0 None
2010-05-26 Defect in cellular pathways provides new explanation for earliest stages of craniosynostosis in newborns 0 None
2010-05-25 Federal law to expand coverage to kids is off to slow start 0 None
2010-05-25 NovaBay Pharmaceuticals completes enrollment in Phase 2a trial of NVC-422 for treatment of impetigo 0 None
2010-05-25 Folate supplementation thwarts heart birth defects induced by alcohol exposure in early pregnancy 0 None
2010-05-25 With 7.7M child deaths expected this year, study finds global child deaths falling faster than expected 0 None
2010-05-25 New $7M I-LABS MEG Brain Imaging Center opened to study infants, young children 0 None
2010-05-25 WIN for Asthma program improves outcomes for children with poorly controlled asthma 0 None
2010-05-25 Incidence of pediatric mobility aid-related injuries in the U.S. 0 None
2010-05-24 Majority parents feel they should decide on vaccination for their children, not the government : Harris Interactive poll 0 None
2010-05-24 Hudson Valley Bike Ride to continue for second year to raise awareness for JBFCS 0 None
2010-05-24 New technique designed to analyze individual immune cells may help diagnose food allergies: Study 0 None
2010-05-24 New findings on INTUNIV Extended Release Tablets presented at major psychiatric meeting 0 None
2010-05-24 Health leaders discuss polio, alcohol, childhood obesity at WHA 0 None
2010-05-24 New national standards issued for newborn screening 0 None
2010-05-24 WHA passes a new resolution to combat childhood pneumonia 0 None
2010-05-24 Malnutrition presents a serious social problem in Bulgaria 0 None
2010-05-21 New marker may be the significant breakthrough in allergy testing for newborn babies 1 4
2010-05-21 PDGFRA gene may lead to effective treatments for paediatric high grade glioma: Study 0 None
2010-05-21 Researchers receive NIH grant to study speech and language development in bilingual children 0 None
2010-05-21 Study explores genetic imbalances that give rise to childhood brain tumors 0 None
2010-05-21 'Teachable moments' can reduce cancer risk in children of parents with mutations in tumor suppressor genes 0 None
2010-05-21 Research team investigates infants with suspected GERD using combined pH/MII monitoring 0 None
2010-05-21 Pressure treated playground structures are not harmful for children: Study 0 None
2010-05-21 New clinical procedures, better diagnostics improve prognosis for children born with severe acute asphyxia 0 None
2010-05-21 Vesicoureteral reflux more common among girls 0 None
2010-05-21 Media examines recent Oxfam report on impact of aid to developing countries 0 None
2010-05-21 British Columbia first in Canada to include Prevnar 13 in routine child immunization program 0 None
2010-05-21 Medco: Big jump in kids' prescription drug use last year 0 None
2010-05-20 Dads need to spend more time with kids: Research 0 None
2010-05-20 GFCF diet shows no significant benefits on the behavior of children with ASD: Study 0 None
2010-05-20 Research studies on depression in preschool-aged children 0 3.5
2010-05-20 Expert 'top tips' for management of childhood eczema 0 None
2010-05-20 Drug trend for children increased 10.8% in 2009 across America 0 None
2010-05-20 Child's autism does not affect family structure 0 None
2010-05-20 Pennsylvania Department of Health recommends hepatitis A and B vaccination for children and adults at risk 0 None
2010-05-20 NPMA: Cockroach allergens can trigger allergies, asthma attacks 0 None
2010-05-20 African American, Latino children with special health care needs less likely to receive family-centered care: Study 0 None
2010-05-20 Today's Opinions and Editorials: Childhood obesity, the interworkings of the FDA, the constitutionality of 'Obamacare' 0 None
2010-05-19 Diagnostic change not enough to help children diagnosed with bipolar disorder 0 None
2010-05-19 Children with new/recent onset epilepsy have slowed expansion of white matter volume 0 None
2010-05-19 Parents interested in electronic methods for interacting with their children's physicians 0 None
2010-05-19 Discovery Labs revalidates optimized BAT in program to gain FDA approval of Surfaxin for RDS 0 None
2010-05-19 Vigorous exercise decreases lung function in healthy children without history of asthma or allergies 0 None
2010-05-19 Studies suggest potent therapeutic effects of rufinamide in bipolar disorder, depressive and anxiety disorders 0 None
2010-05-19 CBIT therapy helps Tourette Syndrome children manage tics 0 None
2010-05-19 AmbryScreen test launched to identify severe childhood diseases 0 None
2010-05-19 Researchers identify cancer gene that could help fight paediatric glioma 0 None
2010-05-19 WHO Director-General pushes for sustained commitment to MDGs at World Health Assembly 0 None
2010-05-19 DanActive drink reduces rate of common sicknesses in daycare children, say researchers 0 None
2010-05-19 Parents ignore emotional suffering overweight kids experience as teens 0 None
2010-05-19 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center launches REGID 0 None
2010-05-18 Supersize me: The social context of the childhood obesity epidemic 0 None
2010-05-18 Jonas Brothers help raise funds for Childrens Hospital Los Angeles during Rock For Diabetes event 0 None
2010-05-18 High school student studies effects of repeated x-rays in HMV children admitted for pneumonia 0 None
2010-05-18 Vidazorb Belly Boost probiotic supplement relieves children from eczema 0 None
2010-05-18 Family plays vital role in children's oral health: General Dentistry 0 5
2010-05-18 Article demonstrates single agent activity of KRX-0401 in neuroblastoma tumor preclinical models 0 None
2010-05-18 GATC Biotech to sequence samples from pediatric brain tumors for world's largest cancer research project 0 None
2010-05-18 Exosure to organophosphate pesticides associated with increased risk of ADHD in children 0 None
2010-05-18 Sleeping newborns are better learners: Study 0 1
2010-05-18 High-fat ketogenic diet effective in treating infantile spasms 0 None
2010-05-18 Ambry Genetics launches AmbryScreen test for genetic screening of severe, common childhood diseases 0 None
2010-05-17 LLS's School & Youth Programs raise $1M to help fight against childhood cancer 0 None
2010-05-17 Early CPAP as effective for preemies as ventilator, with fewer complications: Study 0 None
2010-05-17 Study describes association between childhood asthma and risk of developing adult COPD 0 None
2010-05-15 Dole Food to donate fifteen salad bars as part of Salad Bar In Every School campaign 0 None
2010-05-15 SAMHSA awards three new TSA Center grants for $5.4M as part of National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative 0 None
2010-05-15 Do Something World Festival wraps up week-long campaign of volunteer service 0 None
2010-05-15 Mechanism in newborn's memory centre that adjusts brain maturation for information processing discovered 0 None
2010-05-15 New research facility at Riley Hospital for Children to improve clinical research trials for children 0 None
2010-05-15 Opinions: Africans fight malaria; Access to AIDS treatment; Noncommunicable disease summit; Maternal, child health efforts 0 None
2010-05-14 Phase 2a study results of Aerosurf for prevention of RDS in premature infants published 0 None
2010-05-14 Children with epilepsy say their quality of life is comparable to that of healthy siblings 0 None
2010-05-14 Study examines long-term economic consequences of childhood psychological disorders 0 None
2010-05-14 Study shows correlation between good mental health and academic performance in children 0 None
2010-05-14 ISCA recommends chromosomal microarray as new standard for genetic evaluation of children 0 None
2010-05-14 New cases of Type 1 diabetes in young children to double by 2020: The Lancet 0 None
2010-05-14 Report examines vaccine costs, access in low-income countries 0 None
2010-05-14 Rotavirus vaccination associated with decline in U.S. hospitalization rates for acute gastroenteritis: Study 0 None
2010-05-13 No clear consensus on prevalence, diagnosis, management, and prevention of food allergies 0 None
2010-05-13 Parents must step up as role models against childhood obesity, says physical education teacher 0 None
2010-05-13 Children and young adults account for as many as 10% of all stroke cases 0 None
2010-05-13 Childhood sexual or emotional abuse associated with greater body dissatisfaction in BED: JGH 0 None
2010-05-13 New Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary valve helps congenital heart defect patients avoid multiple surgeries 0 None
2010-05-13 Two-thirds of child deaths in 2008 due to infectious diseases, report finds 0 None
2010-05-13 Survey shows alarming increase of peanut allergies in children 0 None
2010-05-13 Tracking genes in infant's intestine helps compare early development of breast-fed and formula-fed babies 0 None
2010-05-13 Art therapy benefits children with persistent asthma: Researchers 0 None
2010-05-13 Scientists discover link between offspring lung function and maternal vitamin A supplementation 0 None
2010-05-13 Michelle Obama releases plan to 'reverse childhood obesity' 0 None
2010-05-13 FDA approves Sagent's bacitracin for pneumonia and empyema 0 None
2010-05-12 NIH awards PLx Pharma multiple grants for development of GI safer NSAIDs 0 None
2010-05-12 Mutations in STRAD-alpha gene can cause PMSE syndrome in Amish children: Penn researchers 0 None
2010-05-12 Benefits outweigh risks in myeloablative therapy for children with high-risk neuroblastoma 0 5
2010-05-12 Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery safe for treating children with arteriovenous malformations: Study 0 None
2010-05-12 Children who eat lunch as part of NSLP have increased likelihood of becoming overweight: Research 0 None
2010-05-12 Daily dose of iron reduces breath-holding spells in children by 90%: Studies 0 None
2010-05-12 International Dairy Foods Association issues statement on Childhood Obesity Report 0 None
2010-05-12 Opinions: Abortion in Canada's G8 initiative; Security of Afghan women; U.S. global development strategy; Mother's Day; U.S. food security initiative; Polio eradication 0 None
2010-05-12 TFAH commends Childhood Obesity Task Force's report 0 None
2010-05-12 LifeCodexx AG develops test using Next Generation Sequencing technologies for prenatal diagnostics 0 None
2010-05-12 New research shows British Indian children have better mental health than British Whites 1 5
2010-05-12 Most breastfeeding mothers do not follow proper diet, study reveals 0 5
2010-05-12 Vaccination of infants with Rotarix reduces rate of rotavirus infection: Researchers 0 None
2010-05-12 Prenatal screening, genetic counseling essential for preventing alpha-thalassemia: Researchers 0 None
2010-05-12 Parents of autistic children say health reform should help them 0 None
2010-05-12 Preterm birth rates drop for most states and ethnic and gestational-age groups: March of Dimes 0 None
2010-05-11 New multicenter trial achieves 71% survival in AML children 0 None
2010-05-11 Improving newborn care in first month of life essential for reducing child mortality 0 None
2010-05-11 Dyslexic children may have structural differences in brain region, says study 0 None
2010-05-11 Vigorous physical activity in childhood strengthens hip bones 0 None
2010-05-11 'Striking improvements' toward MDG targets, progress is unequal, WHO report says 0 None
2010-05-10 CVS calls on FDA to suspend use of contaminated rotavirus vaccines 0 None
2010-05-10 CE 3D US creates spatial view for hemodynamic and morphologic evaluation of focal liver tumors 0 None
2010-05-10 NIH awards UF scientists $7.5M for study of MRI technology in evaluating children with DMD 0 None
2010-05-10 GSK participates in FDA advisory committee's rotavirus vaccine meeting 0 None
2010-05-10 Lancet examines Canada's G8 strategy for maternal, child health initiatives 0 None
2010-05-10 House committee to investigate Johnson & Johnson after kids' Tylenol recall 0 None
2010-05-07 IBM to analyze best way to cut childhood obesity 0 None
2010-05-07 SAMHSA highlights importance of promoting children's mental health from birth 0 1
2010-05-07 Gift of hearing to be delivered to more than 70 underserved children, adults throughout Carolinas 0 None
2010-05-07 Fragile X syndrome iPS cells and embryonic stem cells behave differently: Study 0 None
2010-05-07 Baby swimming helps develop balance and movement in infants, young children 0 None
2010-05-07 Ohio scientists demonstrate existence of effective technology for nationwide newborn screening of SMA 0 None
2010-05-07 CT technique is more specific than X-rays in detecting thoracic, lumbar spine fractures: Study 0 None
2010-05-07 APA president highlights challenges faced in child healthcare 0 None
2010-05-07 Children living near highway and railroad intersections more likely to develop asthma 0 None
2010-05-06 Angelenos observe Children's Mental Health Awareness Day 0 None
2010-05-06 IBM embarks on multi-year research effort to better understand actions needed to improve human health 0 None
2010-05-06 Social changes spawn massive resurgence of syphilis in China 0 None
2010-05-06 Obesity epidemic may be flattening out - still much to be done 0 None
2010-05-06 Study to assess therapy for feeding difficulties in kids 0 None
2010-05-06 Alcohol consumption during pregnancy can increase risk of AML in children 0 None
2010-05-06 Varying portion size may encourage children to eat more fruits and vegetables 0 None
2010-05-05 School playground equipment impacts physical activity levels 0 None
2010-05-05 Aradigm receives FDA IND approval for inhaled liposomal ciprofloxacin 0 None
2010-05-05 Cadence Pharmaceuticals resubmits OFIRMEV NDA 0 None
2010-05-05 Castle Montessori Schools announce donation of $13,000 to JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes 0 None
2010-05-05 Americans and their babies are gaining more body fat: Study 0 None
2010-05-05 Anesthesiologist identifies two changes to standard of care to protect developing brains 0 None
2010-05-05 Azithromycin does not improve lung function in children with cystic fibrosis 0 None
2010-05-05 SickKids Foundation launches fundraising campaign to improve childcare 0 None
2010-05-05 Children with hearing loss in one ear have poorer oral language scores: Study 0 None
2010-05-04 Widespread support for a full flu vaccine side effects enquiry 0 2
2010-05-04 Australia to introduce plain cigarette packaging 0 None
2010-05-04 Early treatment of ROP for high-risk premature babies can improve vision: ETROP study 0 5
2010-05-04 New study finds stereotypies in more than 60% of orphaned or abandoned children 0 5
2010-05-04 Children of parents with hypertension, larger waist and hip circumference exhibit masked hypertension 0 None
2010-05-04 Prevalence of childhood obesity, overweight appears to vary among states: Report 0 None
2010-05-04 Research makes progress in ending guesswork involved in prescribing effective ADHD medications 0 None
2010-05-04 Brain changes indicative of Fragile X syndrome take place early 0 None
2010-05-04 Breast-feeding may help lower risk of death from Shigella infection in developing countries: Study 0 None
2010-05-04 Nutrition assistance programs need to be made available to all eligible children, adolescents: ADA 0 None
2010-05-04 Empowering kids to make healthy choices can help combat obesity 0 None
2010-05-04 Literacy-related barriers affect retention in Medicaid program for children: Research 0 None
2010-05-04 Study finds standard heel-stick test ineffective in identifying CMV infection in babies 0 None
2010-05-04 Conservative therapies need to be recommended over routine use of OTC cough/cold products in children 0 None
2010-05-04 H1N1 positivity highest among children 0 None
2010-05-04 Neural stem cell transplantation promising for Batten disease 0 None
2010-05-04 Darwin/Wedgwood dynasty exhibits a link between inbreeding and child mortality 0 None
2010-05-04 CA-BSI can be reduced in children through quality improvement efforts: Study 0 None
2010-05-04 Bacteria transmitted by fleas-and potentially ticks-can be passed to babies by mother: Researcher 0 None
2010-05-04 Maternal smoking during pregnancy increases risk of psychiatric problems in children 0 None
2010-05-04 Older children hospitalized with pandemic H1N1 influenza in 2009: Study 0 None
2010-05-04 Disabled children at great risk of developing obesity: Deutsches Arzteblatt International 0 None
2010-05-04 Hologic commences enrollment in European trial of Gestiva for prevention of recurrent preterm birth 0 None
2010-05-04 New breakthrough in nutritional plant breeding may save children’s eyesight 0 None
2010-05-04 Despite FDA black box warning, prescription of Reglan for premature infants continue 0 5
2010-05-04 Prenatal tobacco smoke exposure can increase risk of developmental problems in African American children 0 None
2010-05-04 Young adult survivors of childhood cancer more likely to develop PTSD: Study 0 None
2010-05-04 Play-based intervention trial at Sydney University for children with ADHD 0 None
2010-05-03 WHO, UNICEF issue guide, call for more research into medicines for children 0 None
2010-05-03 Researchers identify genes associated with cleft lip and/or cleft palate 0 None
2010-05-03 Kids' health can suffer when parents must choose between health care and basic necessities 0 None
2010-05-03 Progress in development of gene therapies for inherited blindness caused by rod degeneration 0 5
2010-05-03 Implementation of quality improvement intervention reduces medication use in premature babies: Study 0 5
2010-05-03 Researchers discuss challenges to improve vaccine coverage for American children 0 None
2010-05-03 Sleep problems in children and adolescents with ASDs associated with daytime behaviors: Report 0 3
2010-05-03 Some parts of cholesterol testing for children can be performed without fasting: Study 0 None
2010-05-03 Conservative therapies recommended over routine use of OTC cough/cold products in children 0 None
2010-05-03 Parents can play important role in preventing children from becoming bullies: Research 0 None
2010-05-03 Researchers develop asthma medical home to care children with asthma 0 None
2010-05-03 CML, FightSMA Canada collaborate to find a cure for spinal muscular atrophy 0 None
2010-05-03 Researchers explore use of nanomedicine techniques for treatment of diseases in children 0 None
2010-05-03 Parents administering highly complex medication regimens require additional supports 0 None
2010-05-03 CAM use higher among children with GI symptoms: Study 0 None
2010-05-03 Exposure to violent crime may exacerbate asthma in children 0 None
2010-05-03 Probiotic supplementation helps ELBW infants gain weight: Study 0 None
2010-05-03 Psychotic symptoms in children 0 5
2010-05-03 PAS conference focuses on vaccine-preventable diseases among children 0 None
2010-05-03 NIEHS doctor to discuss impact of climate change on children's health 0 None
2010-05-03 Psychotropic medications common among children with ASD: Research 0 None
2010-05-03 Children living in kinship care experience a multitude of health issues 0 None
2010-05-03 Researchers observe marked increase in abusive head traumas during economic downturn 0 None
2010-05-03 Measuring children's blood pressure is complicated: Researchers 0 2
2010-05-03 DHA supplements during lactation increases DHA status in preterm infants 0 None
2010-05-03 Experts to discuss on ASD at PAS meeting 0 None
2010-05-03 Racial discrimination can cause major health consequences in minority children 0 4.5
2010-05-03 ATN study shows prevalence of GI symptoms in children with ASD 0 None
2010-05-03 Obese children are more likely to be bullied in schools 0 None
2010-05-03 Majority of children living in apartments are exposed to secondhand smoke 0 None
2010-05-03 Children's health suffers when families choose between basic necessities and healthcare costs 0 None
2010-05-03 Mutations in several genes associated with developmental brain disorder: Study 0 None
2010-05-03 Experts discuss effective method for obesity prevention at 2010 PAS meeting 0 None
2010-05-03 Adequate primary care is associated with fewer ear and throat surgeries among children 0 None
2010-05-02 Right to breastfeed after returning to work for NSW public service women 3 None
2010-04-30 New book focusing on childhood TBI published 0 None
2010-04-30 Computers may cause physical problems to children: Researchers 0 5
2010-04-30 Opinions: Sanitation and women, child health; GM in Global Food Security bill; U.S. malaria strategy; GHI on NTDs; Haiti recovery 0 None
2010-04-30 Self-sealing sleeve for wound protection 0 None
2010-04-30 Nationwide Children's Hospital opens first pediatric Pseudotumor Cerebri Clinic in the U.S. 0 None
2010-04-30 G8 development ministers agree on 'guiding principles' for child and maternal health initiative 0 None
2010-04-30 UNICEF, WHO release new publication on medicines formulated for children 0 None
2010-04-30 Lucile Packard Children's Hospital opens new Center for Fetal Health 0 None
2010-04-30 Summer born babies more at risk of multiple sclerosis, says research 0 None
2010-04-30 2nd biannual fetal therapy reunion at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center 0 None
2010-04-29 First UK conference to address benefits of breastfeeding for babies with developmental disabilities 0 None
2010-04-29 22% of Canadians have contemplated or attempted suicide 0 None
2010-04-29 China Medical Technologies' AUTOMAGLIA 90 analyzer and Down Syndrome Screening receive SFDA approval 0 None
2010-04-29 Obese children metabolize caffeine and dextromethorphan at different rates than healthy weight children 0 None
2010-04-29 Genetic test to predict newborns requiring hospital readmission shortly after birth 0 None
2010-04-29 Sierra Leone launching free health care program for mothers, children; Challenges remain 0 None
2010-04-29 Most parents restrict playtime activities for asthmatic children 0 None
2010-04-29 Salad bar placed at a prominent location in cafeteria induces schoolchildren to eat more fresh vegetables 0 5
2010-04-29 Hand-clapping song activity has positive effect on children: Study 0 None
2010-04-29 Study finds WIC program has moderate effect on birth outcomes, but more research is needed 0 None
2010-04-29 Experts discuss recent advancements in personalized medicine for treating childhood disorders 0 None
2010-04-29 Canadian leaders focus on hunger, disease prevention at G8 meeting 0 None
2010-04-29 Baby swimming develops balance and movement in infants and young children 0 None
2010-04-29 Isis Maternity is now Isis Parenting 0 None
2010-04-29 New study reinforces urgent need for life-saving vaccines in Africa 0 None
2010-04-28 Advertising codes failing NZ children 0 None
2010-04-28 Diamyd Medical to focus on completion of Diamyd Phase III studies and preparation for market launch 0 None
2010-04-28 Study finds kids five and younger dangerously physically inactive 0 None
2010-04-28 Study: Lower blood oxygen levels can lead to heart abnormalities in children with sickle cell disease 0 None
2010-04-28 Canadian government says Canada's G8 maternal, child health plan will not include abortion 0 None
2010-04-28 Pilot role-modeling program shows reduced and sustained body mass indexes in children 0 None
2010-04-28 Tel Aviv University researcher pioneers 3-D occupational therapy for children with disabilities 0 None
2010-04-28 Holtz Children's Hospital expands Pediatric Dialysis Unit 1 None
2010-04-28 Tamiflu and two other drugs used to treat influenza appear safe for pregnant women and babies: Study 0 None
2010-04-28 Freedland Russo announces $520M settlement over Seroquel marketing practice lawsuit against AstraZeneca 0 None
2010-04-27 Australian Medical Association says doctor followed all procedures in flu shot death 0 None
2010-04-27 Researchers to commence enrolling participants in National Children's Study 0 None
2010-04-27 Disadvantaged urban preschoolers more likely to struggle on playgrounds, athletic fields: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 ASPO meeting to focus on children's ear, nose and throat health 0 None
2010-04-27 WHO experts to examine polio outbreak in Tajikistan 0 None
2010-04-27 Wall Street Journal examines changes to polio eradication strategy 0 None
2010-04-27 Black children with chronic kidney disease have severe anemia than white children: Study 0 None
2010-04-27 Two new studies highlight benefits of drinking 100% fruit juice 0 None
2010-04-27 97% of new mums have sleep problems, says study 0 None
2010-04-27 Free groups available for socially vulnerable children 0 None
2010-04-27 Noninvasive method to predict premature birth 0 None
2010-04-27 Fever in kids underestimated by Doctors: new study 0 None
2010-04-27 Fears over flu jab adverse reactions in children 0 None
2010-04-26 Pennsylvania school districts set goals to reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2010-04-26 Researchers show how analgesia should be carried out for children and adolescents 0 None
2010-04-26 Mothers with preeclampsia at reduced risk of developing breast cancer 0 None
2010-04-26 Middle-school children restricted to R-rated movies less likely to start drinking: Study 0 None
2010-04-26 Urging school children to pay attention to dairy intake may be too late to optimize their bone health: Research 0 None
2010-04-26 Peer counseling can help improve breastfeeding in overweight or obese women 0 None
2010-04-25 Toddler dies after seasonal flu shot – health authorities on alert 0 None
2010-04-24 IPEMA compiles list of 5 important steps to help ensure safety of children on playground 0 None
2010-04-24 ADA Foundation holds Give Kids A Smile Awards Gala in Washington, DC 0 None
2010-04-24 Novel clinical research approaches for rapidly identifying and preventing congenital cardiovascular defects 0 None
2010-04-24 Overweight adolescent children tend to follow weight-control strategies of their parents: Study 0 None
2010-04-24 Myths and facts about pediatric cancer 1 None
2010-04-24 Programs to address care for children born with SCD during adulthood 0 None
2010-04-24 "Extremely preterm children" at higher risk for later psychiatric disorders 0 5
2010-04-24 Children need to be immunized against 14 vaccine-preventable diseases: Secretary of Health 0 None
2010-04-24 April marks an important time to call attention to issues of child abuse intervention and prevention 0 3
2010-04-24 Rocky Mountain Region's first Child Life ZONE for pediatric patients and their families 0 None
2010-04-24 CAT may improve QOL in pediatric oncology patients undergoing therapy: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-24 New hopes to improve cancer diagnosis and treatment for children 0 None
2010-04-24 Study finds prevalence of psychiatric disorders in extremely preterm survivors 0 None
2010-04-23 JVR special issue focuses on potential of autistic young adults 0 None
2010-04-23 GUMC to co-host Caribbean Nights to benefit people living with diabetes 0 None
2010-04-23 Real-people videos and expert advice to address childhood obesity 0 None
2010-04-23 Interesting heart rate dynamics in premature infants 0 None
2010-04-23 Long-term monitoring of young leukaemia survivors necessary to identify declining lung health: Researchers 0 None
2010-04-23 Researchers to measure children with Down syndrome to develop new growth charts 0 None
2010-04-23 CSL Biotherapies comments on influenza vaccine paediatric adverse events 0 None
2010-04-23 BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System combined with chemotherapy promising for children with high-risk tumors 0 None
2010-04-22 Seasonal flu vaccine causing serious side effects in under-fives: Ban on flu vaccination program 0 3
2010-04-22 World Bank report shows some MDG progress, country-level advancement 'uneven' 0 None
2010-04-22 California's first Community Safety Saturday to be hosted in Carmel Plaza 0 None
2010-04-22 Kinark Child Family and Services to host Krista Sepp Memorial Award celebration 0 None
2010-04-22 First-of-its-kind conference on personalized medicine for pediatric patients 0 None
2010-04-22 Study links maternal height to children's health outcomes 0 None
2010-04-22 Secrets, solutions, strategies and shortcuts to win against personal autism challenges 0 None
2010-04-22 Ozone and primary pollutants from traffic increase asthma-related emergency department visits in children 0 None
2010-04-22 Protocol adjustments based upon weight can help lower radiation dose for pediatric chest CT scans 0 None
2010-04-22 Children born very early have abnormal lung function: U.K. researchers 0 None
2010-04-22 Study analyzes effects of untimely and sudden parental death on childhood development 0 None
2010-04-22 Bacterial infections often missed in febrile children in the ER 0 None
2010-04-22 Online Wiki offers information, comfort and community for families facing autism transition 0 None
2010-04-21 ZIOP Chief Medical Officer receives grant to develop novel treatment for pediatric sarcoma 0 None
2010-04-21 Receiving cochlear implant before 18 months of age improves child's ability to hear: Study 0 None
2010-04-21 Study investigates potential long-term effects of maternal stature on offspring mortality 0 None
2010-04-21 Children with developmental regression at increased risk for more severe autism: Study 0 None
2010-04-21 Hearing tests needed for children 0 None
2010-04-21 Study shows Inuit children are tall as U.S. counterparts, but are also heavier 0 5
2010-04-21 Unwarranted increase in use of psychotropic medications for children 0 None
2010-04-21 Effects of UV radiation may increase chance of developing eye problems later in life 0 None
2010-04-21 Children may inherit the urge to exercise, but environment often stops them from doing so 0 None
2010-04-21 EMEA PDCO recommends Cell Therapeutics to submit updated Pediatric Investigation Plan for pixantrone 0 None
2010-04-21 Prenatal exposure to pollutants can affect children's cognitive development: CCCEH study 0 None
2010-04-21 Early intervention therapy may improve language skills in children with hearing loss 0 None
2010-04-21 Novel device transmits music and sound safely in-utero 0 None
2010-04-21 When does your child really need medication? 0 2.3
2010-04-21 Computerised diagnostic model outperforms clinical judgement for diagnosing children with febrile illness 0 None
2010-04-21 Cochlear implantation improves comprehension and spoken language expression in children under 5 0 None
2010-04-21 Black and Hispanic children have high rate of hospital admissions for ruptured appendix 0 None
2010-04-21 Prevention is key to minimize choking hazards among young children 0 None
2010-04-21 Health experts gather in Ethiopia to discuss child, maternal health in Africa 0 None
2010-04-20 Guardian accreditation confirms that quality out-of-home care costs 0 None
2010-04-20 MUC1 expression indicates progression of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease 0 None
2010-04-20 Prevalence of scalp fungus infection among children living in metropolitan areas 0 None
2010-04-20 Thousands of premature babies could benefit from probiotics 0 None
2010-04-20 First case of treating cystic fibrosis and Crohn's disease with infliximab 0 None
2010-04-20 Epileptic activity in brain can affect language development in children: Sahlgrenska Academy 0 None
2010-04-19 OECs may hold promise for pediatric cerebral palsy treatment 0 None
2010-04-19 Questions posed concerning the impact that nutrition in womb, early life has on healthy life chances 0 None
2010-04-19 Methotrexate therapy not recommended beyond 6 months after remission: JAMA 0 None
2010-04-19 Milwaukee child care directors unnecessarily send mild illness children home: Study 0 None
2010-04-19 7% of elementary school children infected with T. tonsurans: Pediatrics 0 None
2010-04-19 Study: Tobacco company's nicotine pellet can lead to accidental nicotine poisoning in children 0 None
2010-04-19 Health Net of Arizona to sponsor 2010 March for Babies event 0 None
2010-04-19 Celebrities, sports stars join March for Babies event to fight preterm birth 0 None
2010-04-17 Tools and applications of QI methodology in Neonatal-Perinatal practice 0 5
2010-04-17 MEDIHONEY dressings effective in treating chronic wounds in children 0 None
2010-04-17 HHS and CMS announce grants to improve enrollment of eligible AI/AN uninsured children in Medicaid and CHIP 0 None
2010-04-17 U-M Health System physicians to discuss childhood obesity 0 None
2010-04-17 YogaKids to bring relief to Haiti's children 0 None
2010-04-17 Increasing Kansas' tobacco tax by $1 will bring in $74.7M revenue 0 4
2010-04-17 Open-heart surgery brings life back to 7-year-old boy 0 None
2010-04-17 U.N. Secretary-General calls on international community to adopt new initiatives to reduce maternal, newborn mortality 0 None
2010-04-17 Handheld SD-OCT device helps examine vitreoretinal interface in infants with SBS 0 None
2010-04-17 ADHD behaviors in children associated with serotonin activity and self-blame 0 None
2010-04-16 Nine-year-old cancer patient benefits from procedure to magnetically extend her leg 0 None
2010-04-16 Cancer Research UK announces launch of new team to co-ordinate children's cancer trials 0 None
2010-04-16 Second Annual Superhero event to drive awareness for child abuse prevention 0 None
2010-04-16 Diabetic mice generate new insulin-producing cells following extreme cell destruction 0 None
2010-04-16 Exergen's TemporalScanner effective alternative to rectal thermometry 0 None
2010-04-16 New proposals to protect children and young people from tobacco-related harm 0 None
2010-04-16 Long-term monitoring and education needed to protect lungs of young patients 0 None
2010-04-16 IFT offers support for President's Task Force on Childhood Obesity 0 None
2010-04-16 Screening urine dipstick to diagnose chronic kidney disease in children not cost-effective 0 None
2010-04-16 Low levels of vitamin D associated with lower lung function in children with asthma 0 None
2010-04-15 Medication and behaviour therapy help children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder 0 None
2010-04-15 Universal screening test for CMV infection is not effective, says study 0 None
2010-04-15 AstraZeneca contributes $1M for expansion of Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children 0 None
2010-04-15 Joint psychoanalytic treatment may benefit both mother and child 0 4
2010-04-15 Phase I clinical trial of DFMO initiated to treat children with neuroblastoma 0 None
2010-04-15 New strategy, more funding needed to meet maternal, child health MDGs 0 None
2010-04-15 Ophthalmologist implants radioactive discs in the eyes of children with rare cancer 0 None
2010-04-15 CDHP applauds dental coverage in health care reform legislation 0 None
2010-04-15 A renewed effort to reduce global toll of maternal and child deaths 0 3
2010-04-15 SBUMC adds Toshiba Aquilion ONE \320-detector row CT system with pediatric imaging capabilities 0 None
2010-04-15 SCL provides affordable orthodontic program for children 0 None
2010-04-15 Parents' wartime deployment can have an impact on children’s behavioral problems 0 None
2010-04-15 UCSF: Obesity prevention strategies must start as early as possible 0 None
2010-04-15 Scientists develop new guidelines to help doctors diagnose brain tumours in children 0 None
2010-04-14 Second stage of pool laws will cost a precious buck to 70% pool owners 0 5
2010-04-13 Liverpool to ban the word “obese” - offensive to fat kids! 1 3
2010-04-13 Spare the rod – kids spanked more likely to be aggressive 0 None
2010-04-13 Vital Images, Arkansas Children's Hospital collaborate to develop Vitrea pediatric cardiac application 0 5
2010-04-13 Antibiotic-resistant pneumococci increase rate of bacterial infections in children 0 None
2010-04-13 Camp Okizu's brain tumor weekend program has new benefactor 0 None
2010-04-13 UPMC Health Plan to host training session on child health- We Can! 0 None
2010-04-12 Obese children have stiffer arteries than leaner counterparts 0 None
2010-04-12 Transgenic mouse model study confirms passage of maternal thyroid hormones to fetus 0 None
2010-04-12 EDNOS categorization for young people needs to be reconsidered 0 5
2010-04-12 Largest Canadian paediatric academic health sciences centre adopts Medworxx Learning Management System 0 None
2010-04-12 Dangers of BPA: South Florida children need protection 0 None
2010-04-12 Grand opening festivities of Brain Balance Achievement Center in Norwalk 0 None
2010-04-12 Persisting red, itchy, watery eyes in children may be signs of serious conditions 0 1
2010-04-12 Asthma-like symptoms in infants and toddlers is often RAD 0 5
2010-04-12 World first - newborn receives xenon gas in bid to prevent brain injury 0 None
2010-04-12 Researchers find better way to predict treatment outcomes in young leukemia patients 0 None
2010-04-12 Remediable conditions influence health, development and growth of young children 0 None
2010-04-09 The Kids Food Adventure with Chef Jehangir Mehta created to promote positive eating habits for children 0 None
2010-04-09 Study finds link between autism and social influence 0 None
2010-04-09 Millions of children in developing world have no access to clean water, latrines at school, report finds 0 None
2010-04-08 Kids who walk are on track to better health 0 None
2010-04-08 Potential toxicity of zinc nanoparticles in sunscreen products 0 None
2010-04-08 Study shows benefits of oxytocin nasal spray in children with ASD 0 None
2010-04-08 Meltdown Station provides educational material to help children learn healthy lifestyle skills 0 None
2010-04-08 UNC Charlotte researcher improves lives of families and children affected by birth defects 0 None
2010-04-08 Unique collaboration in fetal medicine among Columbus' healthcare professionals 0 None
2010-04-08 Autism experts, parents and professionals to attend ARI's Defeat Autism Now! Conference 0 None
2010-04-08 Parents lack understanding of causes, signs and symptoms of dehydration in children 0 5
2010-04-08 Intermittent exotropia will lead to nearsightedness in most children 0 None
2010-04-08 Researchers discover two genetic regions that influence birth weight 0 None
2010-04-07 Researchers develop new mouse model of VUR to study chronic kidney disease in children 0 None
2010-04-07 Fewer babies face health risks of early birth 0 None
2010-04-07 HRV devices reduce respiratory symptoms in children: Study 0 2
2010-04-07 Parents fail to warn children about sexual abuse perpetrated by relatives and known individuals 0 None
2010-04-07 Therapeutic swing for autism-spectrum disorder sheds metallic particles directly into eyes of children 0 None
2010-04-07 Stimulant medication normalizes brain function in children with ADHD: Study 0 None
2010-04-07 Promising treatment for children with high-functioning autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2010-04-07 Traffic-related pollution near schools contributes to pediatric asthma 0 None
2010-04-07 IAN survey gives grandparents a voice in autism research community 0 None
2010-04-07 LCA: Few possess genetic mutation necessary for positive outcome from gene therapy 0 5
2010-04-07 Obesity can be detected in infants as young as 6 months: Study 0 None
2010-04-07 Community forum to discuss statewide efforts to improve children's health in Pennsylvania 0 None
2010-04-07 Children with FASD show high prevalence of developing epilepsy 0 None
2010-04-07 Newer treatments, closer monitoring of childhood cancer may improve longevity 0 None
2010-04-06 University of Wisconsin-Madison uses ultrasensitive detector to find fetal heart rhythm problems 0 None
2010-04-06 Childhood cancer survivors may not survive long says new study 0 None
2010-04-06 Peer interaction may provide a learning opportunity for autistic children 0 None
2010-04-06 Socially deprived children appear to benefit from foster care 0 1
2010-04-05 60 Minutes examines PEPFAR in Uganda 0 None
2010-04-05 Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota announces opening of new Cardiovascular Center 0 None
2010-04-05 Study: Reduced birth weight may lower risk of obesity later in life 0 1
2010-04-05 Inflammation has a role to play in premature births and brain injury: Sahlgrenska Academy thesis 0 4
2010-04-05 Attack on ‘junk food’ marketing to cut down on obesity 0 None
2010-04-03 Roadmap against autism, and herbal treatment that works 0 None
2010-04-03 Research Roundup: Soda taxes, health reform timeline, children's health disparities, best hospital practices 0 None
2010-04-03 Nationwide Children's Hospital unveils new combined operative and diagnostic MRI suite 0 None
2010-04-03 Harnessing body's own natural killer cells to battle cancer in children 0 None
2010-04-03 American Pain Society bestows "Clinical Center of Excellence" on Children's Hospital Boston's Pain Treatment Service 0 None
2010-04-03 Dorel Juvenile Group to donate $200,000 to Make-A-Wish Foundation 0 None
2010-04-03 QCC survey finds substantial declines in Georgia’s child care centers 0 None
2010-04-02 Easter Seals Bay Area urges people to support families living with autism 0 None
2010-04-02 Larger taxes on soft drinks may help reduce consumption among children 0 None
2010-04-02 Parent-run movement intensifies efforts to make publicly funded autism therapy more accessible 0 None
2010-04-02 Laughter is the best medicine for ill kids: say Clown Doctors 0 5
2010-04-02 Gene linked to kidney cancer in children discovered 0 None
2010-04-02 Liver function tests misinterpreted in majority of children's hospitals 0 None
2010-04-01 Mislabeled high fire risk kids nightwear recalled by Big W 0 None
2010-04-01 Newsweek examines challenges associated wtih U.S. food aid program 0 None
2010-04-01 Meditation to replace traumatic court visits for abuse kids 1 None
2010-04-01 Breastfeeding benefits expanded to cover mothers: Risk of diabetes reduced 0 None
2010-04-01 Insurers comply with new coverage rules for sick children 0 None
2010-03-31 Funds raised at CASMA's spring conference to benefit The Montréal Children's Hospital 0 None
2010-03-31 Nation's emergency physicians warn parents about dangers of prescription drug abuse 0 None
2010-03-31 PhRMA report: 234 medicines in development for special health care needs of children 0 None
2010-03-31 Renewed set of national policy guidelines to control diarrhoeal disease in Kenya 0 None
2010-03-31 March of Dimes declares 2010 Colorado funding for mom and baby health programs 0 None
2010-03-31 U.S. hotel offers personalized menus for children with food allergies 0 None
2010-03-31 Parents’ presence in the recovery room may reduce children’s behavior problems 0 None
2010-03-31 Insurers agree to administration view on kids' coverage 0 None
2010-03-31 Overweight infants may experience delayed motor skills 0 4
2010-03-30 Posting calorie counts on menus and menu boards also needed in Ontario 0 None
2010-03-30 Interpretation of violence between parents can influence development of trauma symptoms in children 0 None
2010-03-30 Centre Philou inaugurates new facilities to welcome 6-12 year-old disabled children 0 None
2010-03-30 Racial disparity in infant sleep-related deaths 0 None
2010-03-30 Vertical living kids 2 5
2010-03-30 Devereux Florida's Viera Campus secures $100,000 in federal funds 0 None
2010-03-29 National Institute of Mental Health awards two-year, $998,940 grant for autism research 0 None
2010-03-29 New Brain Balance Achievement Center to be opened in Plano, Texas 0 None
2010-03-29 Glue ear: Bacterial nasal spray may help children 0 None
2010-03-29 Wave of violence and turmoil in Iraq lead to deterioration of linear growth of children 0 None
2010-03-29 Child-patient research subjects too often in the dark about their participation: Study 0 5
2010-03-29 Minority children in the U.S. face pervasive gap in quality and extent of health care 0 None
2010-03-27 Study finds colonoscopy safe for Chinese children 0 None
2010-03-27 ACF, FNS join forces to help communities provide children with nutritious meals during summer 0 None
2010-03-26 CA-MRSA becoming common among children admitted to PICU's 0 None
2010-03-26 Disparities in African American women's breastfeeding practices 0 3
2010-03-26 Alere WCH partners with Monica Healthcare 0 None
2010-03-26 Budget continues to ignore mental illness and sanctions deaths of young Ontarians 0 None
2010-03-26 Pregnant breast cancer patients can receive chemotherapy without endangering baby health 0 None
2010-03-26 Skin cancer prevention measure increases hat use among fourth-graders 0 None
2010-03-26 Lay health workers can help reduce childhood mortality 0 None
2010-03-26 Short-term economic boom not always good for children in developing nations 0 None
2010-03-26 New report urges government to ban smoking in cars to limit children's exposure to passive smoke 0 None
2010-03-26 White House scrambles to fix health bill language on covering sick kids 0 None
2010-03-26 Coverage for sick kids under question in new law 0 None
2010-03-25 Children with severe food allergic reactions need two doses of epinephrine 0 None
2010-03-25 Words play an important role in infants' cognition 0 None
2010-03-25 Novel test may help identify newborns with fragile X syndrome 0 None
2010-03-25 Committee recommends inclusion of genetic diseases in newborn screening program 0 None
2010-03-25 Breastfeeding expert offers tips for choosing right feeding bottles 0 None
2010-03-25 300,000 extra GP visits for children due to passive smoking - time to make cars and homes smoke free 0 5
2010-03-25 Gesture may be a tool for diagnosing language delays in children with brain lesions 0 None
2010-03-25 Researchers explore ethnic differences in asthma incidence 0 None
2010-03-24 New injection device for endoscopic treatment of pediatric vesicoureteral reflux 0 None
2010-03-24 The Children's Aid Society applauds healthcare reform bill 0 None
2010-03-24 Pfizer to supply pneumococcal conjugate vaccines for infants and children 0 None
2010-03-24 Gentium presents abstract on Defibrotide at EBMT Annual Meeting 0 None
2010-03-24 FDA recommends clinicians temporarily suspend use of Rotarix vaccine 0 None
2010-03-24 Warning over baby slings 0 None
2010-03-24 Lap band surgery acceptable only for morbidly obese adolescents over 15 0 None
2010-03-24 WHO advises continued use of GSK's rotavirus vaccine in developing countries 0 None
2010-03-24 FDA grants Orphan Drug Designation for anti-diabetic drug 0 None
2010-03-24 Researchers create audio CDs to encourage physical activity among school students 0 None
2010-03-24 Children with neurofibromatosis more likely to have cardiovascular problems 0 None
2010-03-23 Pew Home Visiting Campaign director comments on maternal and infant home visiting provisions 0 None
2010-03-23 More awareness and earlier diagnosis of brain cancer needed 0 5
2010-03-23 School-based program raises awareness about preventing type 2 diabetes 0 None
2010-03-23 RockYou launches social media campaign to promote UNICEF Tap Project and World Water Week 0 1
2010-03-23 Undiagnosed autistic traits deny children needed support 0 None
2010-03-23 You and your baby may need vitamin D supplementation says research 0 None
2010-03-23 FDA approves APP Pharmaceuticals' Indomethacin for Injection 0 None
2010-03-23 BCBSGA, OneSight bring regional clinic to Georgia to provide free vision care for school children 0 None
2010-03-22 Hot dogs: Top food-related choking hazard in children under 3 0 None
2010-03-22 Holly Robinson Peete partners with MHAIA on PSA inspiring adults to model good eating habits 0 None
2010-03-22 Psychologists study the effect of online ostracism on children 0 None
2010-03-22 FDA's new rule prohibits sale of cigarettes to children 0 None
2010-03-20 Arizona eliminates CHIP; Schwarzenegger seeks to reform California prison health care system 0 None
2010-03-20 Penny-wise and pound-foolish: Proposal to eliminate funding for New Jersey's tobacco prevention program 0 None
2010-03-20 Global malaria investments saving lives, more funds needed 0 None
2010-03-20 Exposure to pesticide chlorpyrifos associated with early childhood developmental delays: Study 0 None
2010-03-19 Prevent Blindness America, Real Kids Shades partner to promote children's eye protection 0 None
2010-03-19 Altarum Institute Policy Roundtable to discuss role of WIC in childhood obesity prevention 0 None
2010-03-19 Study shows that steroids target hemangioma stem cells 0 None
2010-03-19 Increasing awareness about child accidents in the home and their prevention can help reduce risk 0 None
2010-03-19 Physical education classes slim down America's children, not obesity boot camps 0 5
2010-03-19 Women need education on risks associated with early elective cesarean sections: Survey 0 None
2010-03-19 New summit: Health care reform for children in California 0 None
2010-03-19 Robertson Foundation commits $10.2M for Duke Medicine's cell therapy research 0 None
2010-03-19 Mars supports new national school nutrition standard 0 None
2010-03-19 Kaiser Permanente study: Snapshot of the prevalence of extreme obesity in younger children 0 None
2010-03-19 Governor Rendell kicks off 18th birthday celebration for CHIP 0 None
2010-03-18 Broad application of bipolar diagnosis in children may do more harm than good 0 None
2010-03-18 Mrs. Obama on childhood obesity 0 5
2010-03-18 Babies born with severe cleft palates: Promising breakthrough without complex surgery 0 None
2010-03-18 Bailout stenting successful treatment for infants with constricted aortas 0 None
2010-03-18 Poll: Use of booster seats drops sharply to 40% by age 8 0 None
2010-03-18 Low vitamin D levels in African American children connected with high asthma rates 0 5
2010-03-18 Stress during pregnancy may raise infant’s risk to asthma and allergy 0 None
2010-03-18 Prevention of cigarette trafficking: House of Representatives approve legislation 0 None
2010-03-17 Prevenar 13: Immunogenic and well tolerated in young children previously vaccinated with Prevenar 0 None
2010-03-17 Black children less likely to develop shingles after receiving chickenpox vaccine 0 None
2010-03-17 CPCS announces new programs that focus on accidental poisoning prevention 0 None
2010-03-17 Methamphetamine abuse during pregnancy leads to structural abnormalities in brain of children 0 4.7
2010-03-17 Akron Children's Hospital to launch Web 2.0 community for pediatric health care providers 0 None
2010-03-17 Medical home program: A new approach to optimize pediatric care 0 None
2010-03-17 Obesity and passive smoking are risk factors for elevated umbilical cord neonatal immature 0 None
2010-03-16 Mission Pharmacal, March of Dimes to distribute healthy pregnancy, healthy baby education materials 0 None
2010-03-16 Blocking RhoA enzyme increases survival in SMA mouse model 0 None
2010-03-16 'Molecular band-aid' may help protect hearts of Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients 0 None
2010-03-16 Moms Against Mercury battle federal government's vaccine court 0 5
2010-03-16 Minimal improvements made in survival rates of AYA population with cancer 0 None
2010-03-16 National childhood varicella vaccination program reduces chickenpox hospitalization rates 0 None
2010-03-16 Childhood stress and trauma may accelerate cellular aging 0 5
2010-03-16 ThinkFirst Brain Day program for school children 0 4.5
2010-03-16 Fluoride chemicals may increase lead accumulation, say researchers 3 5
2010-03-16 Novo Nordisk awarded funds to support diabetes summer camps nationwide 0 None
2010-03-16 Tel Aviv University researcher uses magic tricks to treat children with locomotor disabilities 0 None
2010-03-16 GAVI calls meeting with existing, potential donors 0 None
2010-03-16 Mother's obesity can significantly increase offspring’s susceptibility to obesity 0 None
2010-03-15 Comparison study of genetic tests for ASD finds CMA with highest detection rate 0 None
2010-03-15 'Vaccine court' finds no link between vaccines and autism 0 None
2010-03-15 Study finds new way to reduce risk of life-threatening bloodstream infections in newborns 0 None
2010-03-15 DMC announces new agreements with Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital and Hurley Medical Center 0 None
2010-03-15 Children with cleft lip or cleft palate more likely to receive age-appropriate health care when provided by team 0 None
2010-03-15 Immunizing children against seasonal influenza can protect unvaccinated community against influenza 0 None
2010-03-15 Landmark clinical trial examines effective treatment options for childhood epilepsy 0 None
2010-03-15 Torn meniscus repair with simultaneous ACL reconstruction successful in 84% children 0 None
2010-03-12 Childhood obesity: Genetic variation could be a factor 0 None
2010-03-12 UNICEF Tap Project raises funds to help provide clean water to millions of children around the world 0 None
2010-03-12 California ranks 35th in maternal mortality, records 11.3 deaths per 100,000 live births 0 None
2010-03-12 Prevention of choking hazards in food: Safe, children oriented packaging and design needed 0 None
2010-03-12 Tackling childhood obesity: Chidren need to be involved in physical activity program planning process 0 None
2010-03-12 Death from pregnancy-related complications: Mississippi ranks 45th in Amnesty International list 0 None
2010-03-12 Maternal health care crisis: New Mexico records 16.9 deaths per 100,000 live births 0 None
2010-03-12 Grants available for families in need of financial assistance to pay for their child’s health care treatments 0 None
2010-03-12 Flu infection during pregnancy may increase risk of schizophrenia in offspring 0 None
2010-03-12 Nebraska ranks 40th on Amnesty International's maternal mortality ranking 0 None
2010-03-12 Children with chronic illness more likely to develop H1N1 influenza: Study 0 None
2010-03-12 Generic Focalin XR patent suit: Intellipharmaceutics International announces settlement 0 None
2010-03-12 WHO welcomes Gates Foundation support in advancing global vaccine efforts 0 None
2010-03-11 NHS to improve response to violence against women and children 0 None
2010-03-11 Auditory cortex development becomes vulnerable if it does not receive appropriate stimulation at right time 0 3
2010-03-11 NIH panel recommends delivery options for women: VBAC or cesarean 0 None
2010-03-11 Fewer injections to treat neutropenia in childhood cancer patients 0 None
2010-03-11 2010 AAOS conference highlights ways to prevent orthopaedic traumas in children 0 None
2010-03-11 Metal implants in young mothers may pose danger to offspring 0 None
2010-03-11 AAOS 2010 meeting highlights emerging incidence of pediatric sports injuries 0 None
2010-03-10 Polio immunization campaign begins across West and Central Africa 0 None
2010-03-10 ADHD News Network Broadcast wins Shire and P2M coveted 2010 Telly Award 0 None
2010-03-10 First use of prenatal MRI to detect often-misdiagnosed CCD 0 None
2010-03-10 Study: Hip replacement patients with MoM implants pass metal ions to their infants during pregnancy 0 4
2010-03-10 Genetic basis unknown in many children with mental retardation and developmental delays 0 None
2010-03-10 Childhood bad behaviour linked to chronic widespread pain in adult life 0 5
2010-03-10 BPA potentially puts developing infants as well as fetuses at risk, say researchers 0 None
2010-03-10 Diamyd Medical enrolls over 430 children with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes in global Phase III program 0 None
2010-03-10 Lowering levels of Coonexin46 with use of siRNA will help prevent tumor formation 0 None
2010-03-10 Selective immunization of children may help reduce community transmission of influenza 0 None
2010-03-10 Supreme Court to hear case on vaccine side effects 0 3
2010-03-10 66% of Americans believe that the U.S. has obligation to help poor children around the world 0 None
2010-03-10 National Jewish Health receives $450,000 grant to study how different families adapt to life with food allergies 0 None
2010-03-10 March of Dimes to receive 2010 Paul G. Rogers Distinguished Organization Advocacy Award 0 None
2010-03-09 Domiciliary parenteral nutrition helps children with serious intestinal problems live more normally 0 None
2010-03-09 New article sheds light on the costs and benefits of screening for SMA 0 None
2010-03-09 ESRC Festival of Social Science to showcase baby-sign language event 0 None
2010-03-09 ITCH gene causes multisystem autoimmune disorder 0 None
2010-03-09 University of Michigan Health System expands Mobile Aspects tissue tracking solution into pediatric surgical areas 0 5
2010-03-09 Abused children more likely to suffer abdominal pain and nausea 0 1
2010-03-09 Study suggests early warning signs for autism spectrum disorders within families 0 None
2010-03-09 Research reveals link between repeated anaesthesia and memory impairment 0 5
2010-03-08 Repeated anaesthesia in children linked to memory impairment 0 None
2010-03-08 biospace med receives FDA 510(k) clearance for sterEOS 2D/3D workstation for pediatric use in spine applications 0 None
2010-03-08 Pioneering 'brain-washing' treatment helps reduce disability in babies with haemorrhage 1 None
2010-03-08 Study examines how farm-to-school programs have potential to improve children's diets 0 None
2010-03-08 Apolo Anton Ohno partners with The Century Council to bring the Ask, Listen, Learn program to schools 0 None
2010-03-08 Scientists identify EoE-associated region in human chromosome 0 None
2010-03-08 Women's community groups help reduce neonatal mortality rates 0 None
2010-03-07 Pediatrics researchers identify major gene location responsible for EoE 0 None
2010-03-06 PADF and OAS seek donations for Chilean relief and children's clinics 0 None
2010-03-06 Polio vaccination campaign to target 85M children in 19 West, Central African countries 0 None
2010-03-06 Conference calls for East African countries to prioritize water, sanitation programs 0 None
2010-03-06 Research Roundup: Childhood obesity, insurance coverage in cancer trials, hospitals stays and need for nursing homes 0 None
2010-03-06 Opinions on rebuilding Haiti: Role of U.S., good governance efforts, orphans, poverty 0 None
2010-03-06 Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation launch 'Collaborative Leadership Program' to improve childcare 0 None
2010-03-06 Rutgers-Camden professor earns NEH grant to study history of babies in modern America 0 None
2010-03-05 Investigators disprove reports that well-fed children are more vulnerable to dengue virus 0 None
2010-03-05 RWJF awards $480,000 grant to improve clinical care for low-weight babies 0 None
2010-03-05 RMHC to host "Caring Calls for Kids" Phone Bank to improve health and well-being of children 0 None
2010-03-05 Successful periodontal treatment reduces preterm birth risk 0 5
2010-03-05 HMS study suggests new targets for treating Angelman syndrome 0 None
2010-03-05 St. Baldrick’s Foundation Infusion Center opened for children undergoing chemotherapy treatments 0 None
2010-03-04 KID HEALTHY campaign celebrates eighth anniversary 0 None
2010-03-04 Childhood absence epilepsy: Comparative clinical trial of widely used anti-seizure drugs 0 None
2010-03-04 Philadelphia FRESH project: Door to door smoking cessation treatment for smokers with young children 0 None
2010-03-04 Study: 73% of disadvantaged kids in Los Angeles County have untreated caries 0 None
2010-03-04 Study on role of recorded ODLs in improving clinical care for low-weight babies: RWJF awards $480,000 grant 0 None
2010-03-04 Community support critical for reducing childhood obesity 0 None
2010-03-03 School-based weight-management program may be effective for losing weight 0 None
2010-03-03 HHS Secretary asks Olympic athletes to combat the challenge of childhood obesity 0 None
2010-03-03 Study on impact of bystander CPR on pediatric cardiac arrest 0 None
2010-03-03 Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics installs Infinix CF-i/BP vascular X-ray systems 0 None
2010-03-03 Eye injuries in young children: Keep liquid detergent capsules out of reach 0 None
2010-03-03 Study: LABA can be effective step-up treatment for children whose asthma is not well controlled 0 None
2010-03-03 MSU risk assessment: Reliable method to assess lead-poisoning risk in children 0 None
2010-03-03 UHSM uses Aruba Networks’ VBN solution to increase quality of antenatal services 0 None
2010-03-03 Altarum Institute urges government to implement effective BMI surveillance systems to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2010-03-03 Mother's milk sends signals that affect babies' behavior and temperament 0 1
2010-03-03 Junk food consumption on the rise among U. S. children 0 2
2010-03-03 Nemours: New efforts to reduce prevalence of overweight and obesity among Delaware's children 0 None
2010-03-02 Researchers face variety of barriers to addressing obesity in children 0 None
2010-03-02 Cause of abdominal pain in children with no apparent reason: Psychosomatic component 0 None
2010-03-02 Children with cancer experiencing extreme pain: 13% of parents consider "hastening death" 0 None
2010-03-02 Problems controlling common diseases could be hindering efforts to meet key child health goals 0 None
2010-03-02 Prenatal cocaine exposure affects sustained attention and self-regulated behavior in children 0 5
2010-03-02 Visually impaired children benefit from earlier introduction to long cane 0 None
2010-03-02 Balloon Sinuplasty minimally invasive surgery safe for treating chronic sinusitis in children 0 None
2010-03-02 Pennsylvania to use nearly $10M in federal grant funds to improve quality of health care for children 0 None
2010-03-02 Eliminating sugary beverages and junk foods from schools may help slow childhood obesity 0 None
2010-03-02 Getting pregnant the "traditional" way or by assisted reproduction does not affect birthing process or the baby 0 None
2010-03-01 Oral immunotherapy promising for egg allergies, SLIT for milk allergies 0 None
2010-03-01 Breastfeeding and better hygiene may protect against peptic ulcer bacterium infection 0 None
2010-03-01 Childhood obesity prevention: Prenatal and infancy period upto age 5 crucial 0 None
2010-03-01 Obese children as young as 3 years old have elevated levels of C-reactive protein 0 None
2010-03-01 Reversing protein deficiency through gene therapy can improve SMA 0 5
2010-03-01 Researchers find gene regulator that plays key role in DS-AMKL 0 None
2010-02-27 Unexplained, sudden anemia: Brown recluse spider bite 0 4
2010-02-27 Bioethics expert: Parents should be allowed to use selective reproduction in choosing future child's gender 0 None
2010-02-27 Health Policy Research Roundup: Length of hospital stays, analyses of Obama's reform proposals 0 None
2010-02-26 Mutations in MeCP2 cause autism spectrum disorder Rett Syndrome 0 3.5
2010-02-26 Creators of Milk Mustache "got milk?" Campaign toast Let's Move! program 0 None
2010-02-26 Baby Angels Foundation established to support bereaved parents in Minnesota and western Wisconsin 0 None
2010-02-26 Over 16% of pregnant women diagnosed with gestational diabetes 0 None
2010-02-26 Possible damage to children caused by compulsory vaccines: CVS calls for investigation of federal agencies 0 None
2010-02-26 AST now offers programs and services to treat children with developmental disorders 0 None
2010-02-26 Fetuses exposed to high levels of stress hormone may have solving problems later on: Study 0 None
2010-02-26 Maternal sensitivity may influence language development among children in early stages of autism 0 None
2010-02-26 BPA exposure during pregnancy may cause permanent reproduction problems for female offspring 0 None
2010-02-25 New research using MRI shows that childhood stress can lead to structural brain changes 0 5
2010-02-25 CHOP and AIAM collaborate to develop more accurate child crash test dummies 0 None
2010-02-25 YoNaturals' healthy nutrition agenda could help combat childhood obesity 0 None
2010-02-25 Nevirapine taken to protect fetus from HIV should be avoided for one year after childbirth, say researchers 0 None
2010-02-25 Arterial ischemic stroke in children often go unrecognized, and the strokes can recur 0 5
2010-02-25 Deciphering babies' cries: Hope for new parents 0 None
2010-02-25 FDA approves Pfizer's Prevnar 13 pneumococcal conjugate vaccine 0 None
2010-02-24 Enzon Pharmaceuticals initiates treatment in PEG-SN38 Phase 1 study for pediatric cancer patients 0 None
2010-02-24 FDA approves Wyeth Pharmaceuticals' Prevnar 13 pneumococcal disease vaccine 0 None
2010-02-24 Genetic test for autism: Transgenomic licenses exclusive intellectual property from IntegraGen 0 None
2010-02-24 Frozen/thawed ovarian tissue transplant: Woman has two children from separate pregnancies 0 None
2010-02-24 Women who become pregnant with single foetus after IVF/ICSI have increased risk of stillbirth 0 None
2010-02-24 New report identifies enormous global impact of preterm birth and stillbirth 0 4
2010-02-24 Prochymal achieves response rate of 63% when used as rescue therapy in children suffering from GvHD 0 None
2010-02-24 Early implantation of cochlear devices in deaf children leads to better overall quality of life 0 None
2010-02-24 New non-neurotoxic treatment for head lice in children 1 None
2010-02-24 ELARC terminates DIR for children with autism: Court orders reinstatement 0 5
2010-02-24 ACS re-verifies Saint Marys Hospital and Mayo Eugenio Litta Children’s Hospital as Level 1 trauma centers 0 None
2010-02-24 CCEI gives opportunity to child care professionals to support childhood obesity campaign 0 None
2010-02-24 Treadmill intervention may benefit infants with prenatal complications 0 None
2010-02-24 Research addresses preterm birth, stillbirth health issues, highlights preventive interventions 0 None
2010-02-24 GW report: Asthma is on the rise in America and more than 1M children with asthma not insured 0 None
2010-02-24 Alliance Biosciences to provide engineering and biosafety guidance for Nyumbani's HIV/TB diagnostic facility 0 None
2010-02-23 Dental checkup before first baby tooth appears may help a lifetime of preventive dental care 0 None
2010-02-23 Connecticut policy makers providing cost effective dental care to children, says report 0 None
2010-02-23 Prevention of preterm birth and stillbirth: Global collaborative efforts needed 0 None
2010-02-23 Dental health needs of children: Louisiana receives failing grade 0 None
2010-02-23 Improving health care quality for children: HHS Secretary announces $100M grant to explore new technologies 0 None
2010-02-23 Pennsylvania fails to address children's dental needs: Pew Report 0 None
2010-02-23 Florida among nine states to receive F grade in children's dental health: Pew Report 0 None
2010-02-23 Pew Center on the States report finds Colorado on track in addressing dental health needs of children 0 None
2010-02-23 Also in global health news: Infant, maternal mortality in N. Korea; malaria in Cambodia; Zambia PEPFAR program; Pakistan's anti-polio campaign; U.N. Ambassador responds to Somalia; Myanmar refugees 0 None
2010-02-23 Excessive weight gain during pregnancy linked to increased risk of gestational diabetes 0 None
2010-02-23 Free dental services to children at the Cunningham Elementary School campus 0 None
2010-02-23 Global report identifies causes leading to preterm births and stillbirths 0 None
2010-02-23 Role of behavioral health in pediatric IBD: NIHCD awards $500,000 grant to further study 0 None
2010-02-23 Melamine-contaminated dairy products leave 12% children with kidney abnormalities 0 None
2010-02-23 Medical test for aging adults could be helpful in determining infants’ intestinal conditions 0 None
2010-02-22 FDA grants Fast Track designation for Curemark's CM-AT autism treatment 0 None
2010-02-22 UIC researchers receive federal grant to study effects of TV media on children’s health outcomes 0 None
2010-02-22 Researchers use new technology to reveal different genetic patterns of neuroblastoma 0 5
2010-02-22 Choking among children: AAP releases new policy statement 0 None
2010-02-22 The Children's House agrees to provide services for children with asthma 0 None
2010-02-22 Early Cochlear implantation removes word-learning skill defects in deaf children 0 2
2010-02-22 Children born through assisted reproduction at greater risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes related defects 0 None
2010-02-22 Cash-strapped school districts are making mistake by cutting music from K-12 curriculum: Neuroscientist 0 5
2010-02-22 Let babies sleep: Napping supports abstract learning 0 5
2010-02-20 Ten tennis celebrities to participate in IV Annual Tennis ProAm event to benefit Walk Now For Autism 0 4.5
2010-02-20 Health worker training program cuts stillbirths by 30% in 6 developing countries, study says 0 None
2010-02-20 Obama Administration releases details of over $400M Healthy Food Financing Initiative 0 None
2010-02-19 USPTO grants SPO Medical innovative baby heart rate monitoring patent 0 None
2010-02-19 Group B streptococcus may have significant public health implications: Study 0 None
2010-02-19 MEMC Foundation donates $25,000 to MFK to save lives of Haiti's malnourished children 0 None
2010-02-19 Training birth attendants in essential newborn-care techniques reduce stillbirths by 30%: Study 0 None
2010-02-19 Obama administration nominates former Clinton adviser to lead UNICEF 0 None
2010-02-19 NLC launches new project in partnership with FMS to reverse childhood obesity epidemic 0 None
2010-02-19 New resource for parents to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2010-02-18 Training birth attendants in essential newborn-care techniques can reduce perinatal deaths 0 5
2010-02-18 Training in newborn care and resuscitation to birth attendants increases likelihood of baby's survival 0 None
2010-02-18 Latino parents with asthmatic child more likely to quit smoking: Study 0 None
2010-02-18 First lady Michelle Obama announces Let's Move! campaign against childhood obesity 1 None
2010-02-18 Pediatric patients face number of cardiac conditions that can impact their health 0 None
2010-02-18 Tips for Parenting ADHD Kids: Free seminar to educate and support parents of children with ADHD 2 None
2010-02-18 Researchers establish Canadian norms for diagnosing FASD 0 None
2010-02-18 PerkinElmer expands fetal, maternal and neonatal health screening capability in India 0 None
2010-02-18 PDA emphasizes the importance of developing healthy teeth and gums at early age 0 None
2010-02-18 Feeding preterm infants in response to hunger and satiation cues may allow earlier hospital discharge 0 5
2010-02-17 Domino's Pizza raises $2M during 2009 Thanks and Giving campaign for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 0 4
2010-02-17 Infants and toddlers face increase risk from 'third-hand smoke' 0 None
2010-02-17 Rate of chronic health conditions among children in the U.S. increased from 12.8% to 26.6% 0 5
2010-02-17 RWJF awards nearly $2M in grants to address childhood obesity epidemic 0 None
2010-02-17 NASBE selects four states to receive grants to fight childhood obesity in their public schools 0 None
2010-02-17 ACHF receives $2.5M as gift from KCCFA in support of childhood cancer research 0 None
2010-02-17 High-fat ketogenic diet safe and effective for controlling childhood seizures 0 None
2010-02-17 Delayed introduction of complementary baby foods may influence weight: Study 0 None
2010-02-17 Bedford Laboratories launches Indomethacin for Injection 0 None
2010-02-17 Special issue reviews current state of science in fetal therapy 0 None
2010-02-16 Childhood obesity: Strongest predictor of premature death 0 5
2010-02-16 SELmedia releases evidence-based program that helps HFA kids develop social skills 0 None
2010-02-16 Circumcision: Risky by untrained providers with inappropriate equipment 1 1
2010-02-16 Nascent symptoms of autism in infants emerge during latter part of first year of life 0 None
2010-02-16 Over 96% of SIDS cases due to known risk factors 0 None
2010-02-16 'Crowding' helps see things better 0 5
2010-02-16 Rite Aid raised more than $5.1M in 2009 for Children's Miracle Network hospitals 0 None
2010-02-15 Researchers identify potential therapeutic targets for treatment of neuroblastoma 0 None
2010-02-15 Two families having premature baby visit White House to share their inspiring stories with President Obama 0 None
2010-02-15 Discharged VAD implanted pediatric patient receives successful heart transplant after eight months 0 None
2010-02-15 Plagiocephaly babies need to be screened and monitored early in life for possible cognitive, motor delays 0 5
2010-02-15 Hypnosis has potential therapeutic value in children with respiratory disorders 0 None
2010-02-15 NNDS, SlateXP raise over $75,000 to help children in partnership with UMPS CARE Charities 0 1
2010-02-12 Learning Lab of Brentwood to present free seminar on ADHD in Brentwood 0 None
2010-02-12 United Airlines to deliver teddy bears to kids undergoing cancer treatment across the country 0 None
2010-02-12 Parents often recognize signs of asthma in their children but delay home treatment: Report 0 None
2010-02-12 Measures to tackle school avoidance in children 0 4
2010-02-12 First FDA-approved umbilical cord blood stem cells infusion trial in children with cerebral palsy 0 4
2010-02-12 FKF receives funds to launch Fragile Kids Partner Program 0 None
2010-02-11 Study suggests obesity prevention efforts should begin much earlier 0 None
2010-02-11 Daiichi Sankyo's Benicar receives FDA approval for hypertension treatment in children and adolescents aged 6-16 0 None
2010-02-11 Winter Sports: Tips on proper training, and prevention of injuries and concussions 0 None
2010-02-11 Innocence Report calls for new approach to sex ed that respects sovereignty of family 0 4.5
2010-02-11 Eczema in early childhood may influence behavior and mental health later in life 0 None
2010-02-11 ALSF commemorates "a decade of standing for hope" by holding high profile lemonade stands 0 None
2010-02-11 Researchers investigate risk factors for childhood obesity 0 None
2010-02-11 Current research underway to prevent preterm births 1 None
2010-02-11 Preterm birth: Pre-pregnancy obesity and gestational weight gain increase risk 0 None
2010-02-11 New sensory tools for younger children 0 5
2010-02-11 Eczema can lead to behavioral and psychological problems in children 0 None
2010-02-11 Mental health 'bible' starts revamp with new terminology, diagnoses 0 None
2010-02-10 Cardiology 2010 conference focuses on current treatments for children with heart disease 0 None
2010-02-10 Contraceptive sex education and 'empowerment' for ten-year-old children 0 5
2010-02-10 New research sheds light on the negative impact that food product placements in movies could have on children 0 5
2010-02-10 Restricted fetal growth during first trimester linked to maternal high blood pressure and hematocrit levels 0 None
2010-02-10 New campaign against childhood obesity: AACE lauds First Lady's efforts 0 None
2010-02-10 Exposure to unhealthy food commercials linked to childhood obesity 0 None
2010-02-10 Measles vaccine does not increase risk of autism in children, reveals Polish study 0 None
2010-02-10 Children with depressive symptoms may have greater affinity for sweets, says study 0 None
2010-02-10 Maternal obesity increases offspring's risk of developing inflammation-related disorders 0 None
2010-02-10 Study indicates children's exposure to secondhand smoke has decreased markedly since mid-nineties 0 None
2010-02-10 New filtration process to improve safety and quality of infant formula 0 None
2010-02-10 Acupuncture: An effective pain management therapy for pediatric patients 0 1
2010-02-10 Drinking milk during pregnancy can protect baby against multiple sclerosis 0 None
2010-02-10 Disney participates in 'Let’s Move' campaign to promote nutrition and healthy lifestyles for kids and families 0 2
2010-02-10 Six months old infants know when we're "playing" them 1 None
2010-02-09 AMA supports initiative to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2010-02-09 RWJF announces grant to promote healthy eating and active lifestyle among children and families 0 None
2010-02-09 Whooping cough vaccine may be losing its punch: study 0 5
2010-02-09 Youth Empowered leadership conference brings students together to join fight against hunger 0 5
2010-02-09 New tool may help standardize use of CT scans in children with minor head injuries 0 None
2010-02-09 Cedars-Sinai Medical Center receives $300,000 grant for program delivering healthcare to underserved children 0 None
2010-02-09 Advanced paternal age increases autism risk only when the mother is younger 0 5
2010-02-09 Researchers study link between premature births and cerebral palsy 0 None
2010-02-09 60% of pregnant women never tested for CHD 0 2
2010-02-08 MCGHealth Children's Medical Center installs new playground to promote physical and occupational therapy 0 None
2010-02-08 WHO Growth Charts recommended for monitoring growth of Canadian children 0 None
2010-02-08 Excessive TV viewing, lack of sleep and low frequency of family meals increases risk of childhood obesity 0 5
2010-02-08 Mutation in alpha tectorin gene causes progressive childhood deafness 0 None
2010-02-06 Cervical length screening may reduce preterm births 0 None
2010-02-06 Increased risk of intrauterine fetal death in women with fibroids 0 None
2010-02-05 CREON effective in improving CFA and CNA in pediatric patients with EPI due to CF 0 None
2010-02-05 Recent releases in Global Health 0 None
2010-02-05 EBMT honours abstract on Defibrotide in Hepatic VOD prevention with the Van Bekkum Award 0 None
2010-02-05 Exposure to agricultural chemical atrazine linked to birth defect gastroschisis 0 None
2010-02-05 World Heart consortium awarded $5.6M NIH contract for developing PediaFlow VAD 0 None
2010-02-05 Implanted ventricular assist heart pump for infants project awarded $5.6M federal contract 0 None
2010-02-05 Researchers may have discovered how hormone progesterone prevents preterm birth 0 None
2010-02-05 NHLBI awarded four contracts to test new devices to help children with congenital heart defects 0 None
2010-02-05 Relationship between HIV-infected children and their caregivers is crucial for child’s development 0 None
2010-02-05 Opinions: G8 and maternal, child mortality; rebuilding Haiti 0 None
2010-02-05 Study suggests sensitive children are more likely to do well when raised in supportive environments 0 5
2010-02-05 Study finds high levels of depression among children abused in the first five years of their lives 0 None
2010-02-05 Early stage trial finds malaria vaccine effectively protected young children, study says 0 None
2010-02-05 Children exposed to acetaminophen prenatally more likely to have asthma symptoms at age five 0 None
2010-02-04 Secretaries to release new report on children’s health insurance 0 None
2010-02-04 Ohio undertakes statewide initiative to reduce early scheduled births 0 None
2010-02-04 Genes of mother and fetus linked to risk of preterm labor and birth 0 None
2010-02-04 Anomalies causing motivational deficiencies may also cause ADHD 0 5
2010-02-04 Regular physical activity prevents chronic illness: Surgeon General urged to make outdoor time a health priority 0 5
2010-02-04 Vaccination against seasonal influenza produces protective immune response in infants 0 None
2010-02-04 Researchers use 3D ultrasound methods to predict pre-term birth 0 5
2010-02-04 DNA variants in mother and fetus can increase risk of preterm labor 0 None
2010-02-04 UTMB: Mother's exposure to BPA increases risks of asthma in her children 0 None
2010-02-04 Study could lead to non-surgical alternatives for tonsillectomies 0 None
2010-02-04 GKAS volunteers provide free dental care for children 0 None
2010-02-04 Despite improvements, aid delivery bottlenecks persist in Haiti 0 None
2010-02-04 New vaccine to prevent malaria infection shown promise to protect young children 0 None
2010-02-03 New study compares two treatment options for clubfoot - Ponseti method and surgical treatment 0 5
2010-02-03 New resources to support Teva Pharmaceutical Industries' Tjet injector system now available 0 None
2010-02-03 Study linking autism and vaccines is retracted by medical journal 0 None
2010-02-03 Decreased levels in brainstem of serotonin associated with increased risk for SIDS 0 None
2010-02-03 NCA awards over $10M for development and implementation of multi-disciplinary approach to child abuse 0 None
2010-02-03 PATH to pay FDA $480,000 to speed creation of pneumococcal vaccine for developing world 0 None
2010-02-02 Kool Smiles takes initiative to support children's oral care in Massachusetts 0 5
2010-02-02 Minimally invasive living donor liver retrieval for pediatric transplant 0 None
2010-02-02 New approach may help in fighting Cerebral Palsy 0 None
2010-02-02 Study compares common treatment options for infants born with clubfoot 0 None
2010-02-02 MEND Program: Effective treatment for pediatric obesity 0 None
2010-02-02 Self-directed learning program may benefit parents with autistic children 0 5
2010-02-02 Gene mutation can trigger preterm births, says study 0 2.5
2010-02-02 PET for children: CHOP-Penn researchers study reduction in radiation dosage 0 None
2010-02-02 Finger and thumb injuries account for majority of pediatric traumatic amputations 0 5
2010-02-02 MCADD screening is expensive but offers immense health benefits 0 None
2010-02-02 Shire announces the Canadian availability of VYVANSE prodrug therapy for ADHD treatment 1 None
2010-02-01 Survey: Medicaid beats private insurance when it comes to prevention 0 None
2010-02-01 U-M study finds increased body fat in boys is associated with later onset of puberty 0 None
2010-02-01 Children of Spanish-speaking Hispanic mothers spend less time in front of TV 0 None
2010-02-01 Denim blue jeans ribbon campaign: an initiative to raise awareness about children with rare diseases 0 5
2010-02-01 Cochlear implantation enables quality of life equal to normal hearing peers 0 5
2010-02-01 Study analyzes relationship between parents' and children’s' dental visits 0 None
2010-01-31 Fraser Health to close tertiary perinatal program at RCH and open new one at SMH 0 5
2010-01-31 Charity festival raises more than $8M for underprivileged and at-risk children 0 None
2010-01-31 CHOP deploys medical team for pediatric care in Haiti 0 None
2010-01-30 Health Secretary and education leader commend school for encouraging physical activities among students 0 None
2010-01-30 PATH praises Gates Foundation for supporting vaccine development and delivery 0 None
2010-01-30 One-day conference focuses on effective strategies for treating autism 0 None
2010-01-30 BEE Healthy Kids Fitness Buzz opened at Jefferson Science Magnet Elementary School in Norwalk 0 None
2010-01-30 Surgeon General's report lays out recommendations to address childhood obesity 0 None
2010-01-29 Children's Wish Foundation facilitates 12-year-old with genetic mitochondrial disease play international hockey 1 None
2010-01-29 GMC's findings against Dr. Wakefield unjust and a threat to researchers investigating autism 1 None
2010-01-29 UCLA's non-invasive pre-surgical testing approach leads to seizure-free surgical outcome in TSC patients 0 None
2010-01-29 AccuDial Pharmaceutical introduces eight new OTC medications in Canada 0 4
2010-01-29 RTI Biologics donates Matrix HD to treat eight-year-old with recessive dystrophic EB 0 None
2010-01-29 Ongoing parenting is necessary to improve children's food choices 0 5
2010-01-28 Findings demonstrate direct correlation between improved air quality and pediatric ear infections 0 None
2010-01-28 Rotavirus vaccine could save millions of children in developing countries, studies find 0 None
2010-01-28 Jeffrey Modell Foundation urges government to implement SCID screening for all newborns 0 None
2010-01-28 UNICEF and IZA launch “Zinc Saves Kids” campaign 0 None
2010-01-28 Avonworth Middle School commended for its efforts to boost physical activity among students 0 None
2010-01-28 Study shows cooling technique in heart operations does not impair neurological outcomes in children 0 None
2010-01-28 Centering Healthcare Institute receives the Cares Award for its CenteringPregnancy Group Prenatal Care program 0 None
2010-01-28 Phthalate exposure can affect child's neurobehavioral development, says study 0 5
2010-01-28 Health education programmes can help parents recognise healthy weight for their children 0 None
2010-01-28 U.S. study finds improved mortality outcomes for children with rheumatic diseases 0 None
2010-01-28 Heavy backpacks can increase back pain in children 0 5
2010-01-28 Research shows even mild to moderate kidney disease may diminish child's quality of life 0 4
2010-01-28 Canada to 'champion' major G8 initiative to tackle maternal, child mortality 0 None
2010-01-28 Children with cancer are treated with proton therapy at ProCure Proton Therapy Center 0 5
2010-01-27 Large research gap exists in effectiveness, mechanism and safety of drugs in children 0 None
2010-01-27 Positive results from Supernus Pharmaceuticals' SPN 810 Phase IIa trial for ADHD 0 None
2010-01-27 Pediatricians need to refer children with suspected delays for further testing or treatment and follow up 0 None
2010-01-27 Study finds direct link between parental support and children’s physical activity 0 None
2010-01-27 New research project aims at understanding the genetic origins of childhood cancers 0 None
2010-01-27 Montana DPHHS approves Rethink Autism to provide services as part of Children's Autism Waiver 0 None
2010-01-27 Factors linked to duration of breastfeeding period 0 None
2010-01-27 Cinergy Health creates five steps to reduce childhood obesity 0 1
2010-01-27 Selective use of DHCA during surgery for CHD in infancy does not impair neurological outcomes 0 None
2010-01-27 Majority of inuit preschoolers live in food-insufficient households 0 None
2010-01-27 AAN guideline finds diazepam drug is effective for treating children with cerebral palsy 0 None
2010-01-27 Obese children face increased risk of stroke and heart disease 0 None
2010-01-27 Fetal and infant mortality rate in inuit-inhabited areas higher than rest of Canada 0 None
2010-01-27 Over 125M pregnant women worldwide exposed to malaria annually, study finds 0 None
2010-01-27 Curemark commences CM-AT Phase III autism clinical trial enrollment at ten sites 0 None
2010-01-25 NTNU: 40% of two-year-olds report allergy-related disorders 0 None
2010-01-25 Ambidextrous children more likely to have ADHD symptoms 0 None
2010-01-25 Dermatological nuisance caused by toilet seats making a comeback in pediatricians' offices 0 None
2010-01-25 Labeled menus may lead to reduced calorie intake in children 0 None
2010-01-24 Save The Children visits Haiti's earthquake zone to ensure children's safety 1 None
2010-01-23 Study of 16INK4A gene's role in progression of retinoblastoma 0 None
2010-01-23 First Hybrid Cath Lab in Louisiana at Tulane Hospital for Children 0 None
2010-01-23 Vaccination for children: Pros and cons 1 3.8
2010-01-23 Tips to combat childhood obesity 1 None
2010-01-23 Heart murmurs in pediatric patients is not a serious condition, says physician 0 5
2010-01-22 Connecticut extends contract with ValueOptions to administer behavioral health services to young people 0 None
2010-01-22 Simple, five minute saliva test to determine baby's risk for more than 100 life-threatening genetic diseases 0 5
2010-01-22 Pediatric hospitals can decrease bloodstream infections following low-tech rules 0 None
2010-01-22 Researchers to study the impact of asthma on sleep and academic performance of young children 0 None
2010-01-22 Infants born to child brides have higher risk of malnutrition than children born to older mothers 0 None
2010-01-22 Consistent pattern of cognitive deficits during childhood leads to adult schizophrenia 0 None
2010-01-22 Doctor offers tips for parents on how to speak with children about disasters 0 None
2010-01-21 One-third of parents give primary schools an ‘A’; less than one-fourth give secondary schools an ‘A’ 0 None
2010-01-21 CPSC warns manufacturers against the use of heavy metals in children's jewelry 0 None
2010-01-21 PHS offers interactive exercise program for school children to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2010-01-21 New research suggests prolong breastfeeding is critical for reducing risk of gastroenteritis in infants 0 None
2010-01-21 Congress urged to stop child maltreatment deaths 1 5
2010-01-21 Obesity in pregnant women is associated with increased risk of birth defects 0 None
2010-01-21 FORBA Holdings to pay $24M for resolving Medicaid fraud allegations 0 None
2010-01-21 Blue Cross Blue Shield accepts grant proposals from elementary schools to reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2010-01-21 New review highlights risks and benefits of fluoride toothpaste in young children 2 None
2010-01-21 Circumcising newborn males cost effective strategy for HIV prevention, Rwandan study finds 0 None
2010-01-20 New study may help develop assessment tests in social-emotional learning 0 5
2010-01-20 OAC calls for health insurance coverage of USPTF recommended childhood obesity treatments 0 None
2010-01-20 Parents advised to use fluoridated toothpaste to prevent tooth decay in their children 0 None
2010-01-20 Arts-based program identifies safety needs of children from low-income communities 0 4
2010-01-20 Prenatal exposure to PBDEs associated with neurodevelopmental effects in young children 0 None
2010-01-20 Children from low SES environment may be at risk for numerous health problems in future 0 None
2010-01-20 Human-milk diet nourishes very low-birth-weight preterm infants in NICU 0 None
2010-01-20 World Vision warns children are vulnerable to various forms of exploitation following Haiti’s quake 0 None
2010-01-20 St. Louis Children's Hospital installs Siemens' SOMATOM Definition AS CT scanner 0 None
2010-01-20 New analysis reveals high rates of CNS disorders in autistic children 0 None
2010-01-19 A novel approach for funding children's genetic disease research 0 5
2010-01-19 Open heart surgery without any blood transfusion on a 2-year-old with complex blue baby syndrome 1 4.9
2010-01-19 Learning Lab of Brentwood conducts a series of monthly presentations on ADHD 0 None
2010-01-19 Complications associated with pediatric cochlear implants are not rare and can often be delayed 0 None
2010-01-19 Humanitarian group's response targets vulnerable women and children in Haiti 0 5
2010-01-19 Voice abnormalities in cochlear implants will improve over time, says study 0 None
2010-01-19 Adverse childhood experiences are associated with increased risk of lung cancer 0 None
2010-01-19 Foresters renews commitment as the international underwriter of Children’s Miracle Network’s Radiothon program 0 None
2010-01-18 Link between dystrophin gene and age of cardiac disease onset in BMD patients identified 0 None
2010-01-18 Flexpoint to develop infant bed cover using patented Bend Sensor® design 0 None
2010-01-18 Environmental health groups call for ban on BPA from all food applications 0 None
2010-01-18 Class action law suit filed on behalf of children with autism against ELARC 1 None
2010-01-18 Common head injury not taken seriously 0 None
2010-01-18 EMA PDCO grants specific waivers for Gamida Cell-Teva JV's StemEx study in paediatric patients 0 None
2010-01-18 Federal survey shows more than 6.7 million children in the United States have no health insurance 0 None
2010-01-18 Longer breastfeeding can prevent postnatal HIV transmission 0 None
2010-01-18 FDA admits concern, but does not ban BPA: Consumers Union disappointed 0 None
2010-01-18 AP, IRIN examine lawsuit challenging Plumpy'nut patent 0 None
2010-01-14 New tools to assess daily stress amongst schoolchildren 0 None
2010-01-13 CAN DO Houston expands childhood obesity initiative with major grant 0 None
2010-01-13 Research shows missing, mutated genes occur simultaneously in unique set of pediatric brain tumors 0 None
2010-01-13 Study recommends improvements for scaling up child survival programs 0 5
2010-01-13 RWJF awards multi-year grants to 41 communities to reverse childhood obesity epidemic by 2015 0 None
2010-01-13 UNICEF program aimed at curbing deaths in West Africa falls short of goals, study finds 0 None
2010-01-12 Health Press NA releases new children’s bibliotherapy book on separation anxiety 0 None
2010-01-12 Curemark retains Rubenstein Public Relations 0 None
2010-01-12 Lead even below level "of concern" for children may impair kidney function 0 None
2010-01-12 15% of parents still experience post traumatic stress disorder six months after child's injury 0 None
2010-01-12 Functional disconnection between brain regions in ADHD children 0 None
2010-01-12 New hand-held device eliminates technical challenges involved in imaging progressive ROP in infants 0 None
2010-01-12 Flawed medical research could lead to children receiving treatment that either does not work or is harmful 1 None
2010-01-12 Positive results from KemPharm's KP106 Phase 1 clinical trial for ADHD 0 None
2010-01-12 Study suggests friendship can provide an alternative to eating and help promote active lifestyles 0 None
2010-01-11 Study demonstrates benefits of allergen immunotherapy for children with allergic rhinitis 0 None
2010-01-11 Common brain tumour in children can arise from stem cells 0 None
2010-01-09 Time frame for parents to begin toilet training lessons for children 0 None
2010-01-09 Today's opinions and editorials 0 None
2010-01-08 Critically ill children with flu-like symptoms should be treated preemptively with antiviral medications 0 None
2010-01-07 Additional birth weight decreases risk of developing tuberculosis later in life 0 None
2010-01-07 UAB issues updated guidelines for childhood and teen immunization schedule 0 None
2010-01-07 Tel Aviv University finds Mozart's music induces weight gain in premature babies 0 4.5
2010-01-07 New system that reduces ADHD symptoms in children to be rolled out across the UK 1 None
2010-01-07 E-The Environmental Magazine: Environmental toxicity drives up autism rates 0 None
2010-01-07 New study reveals music therapy can aid in children's speech acquisition process 0 5
2010-01-07 Survivors of pediatric cancer at greater risk for cardiovascular disease 0 None
2010-01-07 Child abuse and neglect can increase when families are under stress 0 None
2010-01-06 New research shows breast milk is not as important for mother or child's health 3 2.6
2010-01-06 British Medical Journal: Mandometer used in Swedish program helps obese children lose weight 0 5
2010-01-06 Most of world's 13m preterm births occur in Africa, Asia 0 None
2010-01-05 Changes to children's health care and education policies required for California's economic competitiveness 0 None
2010-01-05 Study confirms link between GI and autism 0 2
2010-01-05 Ben-Gurion University researcher defines integrated interpretation of ASD 0 None
2010-01-05 Autism Speaks lauds recommendations for evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of GI in ASD children 0 None
2010-01-05 Highlights of January 2010 'Ophthalmology' 0 5
2010-01-05 Children’s vaccination coverage rises substantially in U.S. 0 None
2010-01-05 CCNI announces grant for daycare providers 0 None
2010-01-05 Study examines relationship between parental vaccine refusal and risk of varicella infection in children 0 None
2010-01-04 Judy Gelinas recommends parents to follow three health care practices for children in 2010 0 None


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