Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-12-31 CATCH Healthy Habits program will come to Albany in early 2012 0 None
2011-12-31 No Cronobacter detected in Mead Johnson products 0 None
2011-12-29 States awarded over $296M for ensuring more children have health coverage 0 None
2011-12-29 Tips for taking care of a toddler's teeth 0 None
2011-12-28 Relationship between mum and toddler may predict obesity later in life: study 0 None
2011-12-27 Oral and tactile sensitivities in childhood can lead to OCD 0 None
2011-12-27 Salt addiction acquired in infancy: Study 0 None
2011-12-26 NCC announces grant recipients of Childhood Cancer Research Coalition program 0 None
2011-12-26 Tips for getting fit with children 0 None
2011-12-26 Researchers warn food allergy blood tests should never be used as standalone diagnostics 1 3
2011-12-26 Researchers analyze link between maternal-child relationship and adolescent obesity 0 None
2011-12-26 Mead Johnson affirms safety of Enfamil Premium Newborn formula 0 None
2011-12-23 Researchers discover key interaction at heart of promising new treatment for Fabry disease 0 None
2011-12-23 UNICEF aims to vaccinate 1.7M children against measles in DRC 0 None
2011-12-23 Toddlers don't respond to their own voice 0 None
2011-12-23 Researchers successfully treat severe congenital disorder in mouse model 0 None
2011-12-23 First study to explore impact of crowding on children with fracture-related pain 0 None
2011-12-23 Health care issues leaving mark on presidential race 0 None
2011-12-22 Fetal heart rate monitor may improve infant's health 0 None
2011-12-22 UCSD Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care & Burns offers holiday safety tips 0 None
2011-12-22 Autism Speaks announces 47 new ASD research grants 0 None
2011-12-22 Study hopes to explain premature births and failed inductions of labour 0 None
2011-12-22 Government, humanitarian agencies respond to flooding in Philippines, warn of disease threat 0 None
2011-12-22 Study measures brain activity in infants to better understand their pain response 0 None
2011-12-22 Truths and myths about pregnancy, obesity 0 None
2011-12-22 ORNL tool reveals previously undiscovered role of retinoblastoma 0 None
2011-12-22 FDA approves Merck's Isentress to treat HIV-1 infection in children, adolescents 0 None
2011-12-21 Breastfeeding should continue until 12 months urge experts 0 None
2011-12-21 Cholera education campaign launched in Somali capital 0 None
2011-12-21 Mother's milk for healthy growth 0 None
2011-12-20 Pfizer, GlaxoSmithKline to increase sales of pneumococcal vaccines through GAVI 0 None
2011-12-20 Three-dose artesunate therapy effective in treating children with malaria 0 None
2011-12-20 PerkinElmer's ViaCord enters collaborative study with Miracle Babies 0 None
2011-12-20 Grand Challenges Canada, Gates Foundation announce grants to develop portable diagnostic tools 0 None
2011-12-20 Children with SDB may have better QOL after adenotonsillectomy 0 None
2011-12-20 Eculizumab protects children from severe Shiga toxin-associated HUS 0 None
2011-12-19 Gardasil – cervical cancer vaccine offered to all boys as well 1 1
2011-12-19 Second-hand smoke exposure during childhood associated with aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease 0 None
2011-12-19 Toshiba, AHRA announce recipients of fourth annual Putting Patients First grant program 0 None
2011-12-18 Tanning beds raise risk of skin cancer – kids need to be barred 0 None
2011-12-17 Researchers identify gene that causes PKD/IC in infants 0 None
2011-12-17 Problem behaviors may increase risk of suicide in children 0 None
2011-12-17 Women, girls affected by HIV in Indonesia face poverty 0 None
2011-12-17 Pfizer enters Prevenar 13 supply agreement to protect children from pneumococcal disease 0 None
2011-12-17 NYC Council Member celebrates re-launch of Einstein's Gruss MRRC 0 None
2011-12-17 If misused, popular noisy toys may permanently damage children's hearing 0 5
2011-12-17 3-year study identifies key interventions to reduce maternal, newborn, child deaths 0 None
2011-12-17 Berlin Heart receives FDA approval for EXCOR Pediatric System 0 None
2011-12-16 Vaginal progesterone decreases odds of premature delivery in women 0 None
2011-12-16 F. nucleatum alters endothelial integrity and allows other bacteria to invade human body 0 None
2011-12-16 Protecting displaced women and children from gender-based violence 0 None
2011-12-16 Global health aid continues to grow despite recession, report indicates 0 None
2011-12-16 EPA rule to help protect kids' brain from autism 0 None
2011-12-16 State roundup: Florida awaits Medicaid waiver news 0 None
2011-12-16 Ohio Senate puts abortion bill on hold 0 None
2011-12-16 Glucocorticoid inhalation during pregnancy does not increase risk of diseases in offspring 0 None
2011-12-16 Evidence-based interventions to reduce newborn and maternal mortality 0 None
2011-12-16 Increased temperatures can shorten gestation time and lead to stillbirth 0 None
2011-12-16 Cancer-causing potential of fetal exposure to carcinogens can vary substantially 0 None
2011-12-16 Scientists discover gene that causes Weaver syndrome 0 None
2011-12-15 ONC gives gift with vision to reduce blindness and mortality among children 0 None
2011-12-15 Positive results from Hatchtech's DeOvo Phase 2b trial on head lice 0 None
2011-12-15 Lab results change in consistent ways during the course of Kawasaki disease 0 None
2011-12-15 UT MD Anderson offers CAP gift for pediatric cancer patients 0 None
2011-12-15 Vaginal progesterone safe and effective in preventing preterm birth 0 None
2011-12-15 Chevron's role in fight against HIV/AIDS in Africa 0 None
2011-12-15 Vaginal progesterone reduces rate of preterm birth and neonatal complications 0 None
2011-12-15 M. pneumoniae CARDS toxin plays a critical role in asthma 0 5
2011-12-15 Half of all stillbirths result from pregnancy disorders, placental conditions 0 None
2011-12-15 HDE and DEP exposure can lead to development of asthma 0 None
2011-12-15 National conference on mindfulness for children 0 None
2011-12-14 Chronic fatigue syndrome may be reason behind many school absenteeism: Study 0 None
2011-12-14 FETO improves infant survival rate in severe cases of congenital diaphragmatic hernia 0 None
2011-12-14 ICFH to implement EHRs for behavioral health services 0 None
2011-12-14 Mothers of very low birth-weight infants suffer worse health 0 None
2011-12-14 Nearly half of children with epilepsy experience adverse events due to invasive EEG 0 None
2011-12-14 USAID infographic on how to save 5M children by 2015 0 None
2011-12-14 Children of childhood cancer survivors do not have increased risk for birth defects 0 None
2011-12-14 Stillbirth linked with factors identifiable before or at the start of pregnancy 0 None
2011-12-14 Link between maternal pre-pregnant BMI, weight change in pregnancy and offspring birthweight 0 None
2011-12-13 NJ underserved children less likely to receive dental care 0 None
2011-12-13 'Twinning' team approach improves pediatric lymphoma outcomes 0 None
2011-12-13 U of A creates 'conversation cards' for pediatric weight management 0 None
2011-12-13 Scientists identify genetic alteration behind anophthalmia 1 None
2011-12-13 Infants with low salivary cortisol levels develop fewer allergies 0 None
2011-12-12 Parents blame swine flu vaccine for son’s narcolepsy 0 None
2011-12-12 New nutrition guidelines for healthier living 0 None
2011-12-12 National Autism Center releases new ASD manual for parents 0 None
2011-12-12 Research assesses safety and efficacy of pre-operative transfusions, hydroxyurea therapy for SCD 0 None
2011-12-12 TIME names Penn Nursing's autism research among Top 10 New Findings in Parenting 0 None
2011-12-12 Tips for parents to protect children from holiday dangers 0 None
2011-12-09 Study highlights need for greater recognition of sexual and reproductive healthcare needs of teen boys 0 None
2011-12-09 New pediatric formula for Chagas disease treatment developed in Brazil 0 None
2011-12-09 CSIS publishes reports on immunization and global health 0 None
2011-12-09 Conn. wants insurers to pay more of children's mental health costs 0 None
2011-12-09 Researchers discover potential target for cherubism 0 None
2011-12-09 MSU researcher uses MRI to unlock how cerebral malaria damages brain 0 None
2011-12-09 Children in Yemen at increased risk as rebel group restricts aid access 0 None
2011-12-09 Girls suffer more frequently from chronic pain than boys 0 None
2011-12-09 High gut flora protects children against allergies 0 None
2011-12-09 Forbes interviews Sarah Brown about her work in maternal, child health advocacy 0 None
2011-12-08 Breakfast cereals high in sugars: Report 0 None
2011-12-08 Federal officials push greater medical use of gene sequencing 0 None
2011-12-08 Two new research studies to help colicky infant and their parents 0 3
2011-12-08 Medicaid news: Ariz. appeals court upholds cuts; federal spending increases 0 None
2011-12-08 Influenza shot boosts immune response in pregnant women, protects neonatal babies 0 None
2011-12-08 Study shows how mothering can strengthen offspring's immune system in brain 0 None
2011-12-08 New ways to treat overeating in children and adults 0 None
2011-12-08 Intensive maternal care during infancy promotes effect of NPY in brain 0 None
2011-12-07 CSL partners with NIH to study Cytomegalovirus, a common cause of abnormalities in newborns 0 None
2011-12-07 Are parents and pediatricians turning a blind eye to their kids’ weight gain? 0 None
2011-12-07 Arsenic in rice worrisome 1 None
2011-12-07 Antenatal corticosteroids reduce risk of death in extremely preterm infants 0 None
2011-12-07 Needle-free anemia test to be launched in February, Guardian reports 0 None
2011-12-07 AFECTAIR may be an effective alternative to SoC for delivery of inhaled nitric oxide 0 None
2011-12-07 New book explains distressing breathing problems of children 0 None
2011-12-07 New approach can benefit parents with gender nonconforming and transgender children 0 None
2011-12-07 Women experience intimate partner violence, depression after childbirth 0 None
2011-12-07 Milk powder outperforms lower-dose therapy for treatment of food allergies 0 None
2011-12-06 Infants can differentiate between credible and un-credible sources 0 None
2011-12-06 Roundup: Ariz. examines complaints of prisoners' medical health care; Calif. settles suit on kids' mental health services 0 None
2011-12-06 Communication break down in warning parents about their overweight children 0 None
2011-12-06 Some Mexican parents do not encourage their teens to be active 0 None
2011-12-06 More mothers are breastfeeding their newborns, but for too short a duration 0 None
2011-12-06 Xeltis receives PEI conditional approval to initiate tissue-engineered cardiovascular graft study 0 None
2011-12-06 Premature kids more likely to have behavioural/emotional problems 0 5
2011-12-06 Scientists identify a pattern that predicts which pregnant women likely to have complications 0 None
2011-12-06 WSU study to improve diagnosis of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders 0 None
2011-12-06 Endocrine Society supports policies that aim to combat pediatric obesity 0 None
2011-12-06 DD and autism screening should be routine for all children seen in epilepsy clinics 0 None
2011-12-06 Exposure to family violence may increase brain activity in children 0 None
2011-12-06 S. Korea resumes aid through UNICEF to N. Korea 0 None
2011-12-06 Epilepsy in children with ASD is photosensitive: Study 0 None
2011-12-06 Study looks at how severely low birth weight impacts attention and memory during adulthood 0 None
2011-12-06 Prenatal exposure to valproate may increase risk of autism in children 0 None
2011-12-06 Fetal exposure to valproate impairs IQ till age six 0 None
2011-12-06 Headaches after TBI more prevalent among adolescents, girls 0 None
2011-12-06 Early stress of separation from biological parent impacts gene expression 0 None
2011-12-06 New website helps raise awareness about childhood obesity 0 None
2011-12-06 Child abuse can affect brain functions later life: Study 0 None
2011-12-06 Tips to keep kids safe during cold-weather 0 None
2011-12-06 New research suggests that teenage texting of nude photos not so popular 1 1
2011-12-05 Obesity maybe passed down from fathers to kids: Study 0 None
2011-12-05 Low vitamin D levels associated with higher degrees of insulin resistance 0 None
2011-12-05 New HRSA report: 14 to 19% of U.S. children have special health care need 0 None
2011-12-05 Study shows new biochemical disturbances in the brains of children with ADHD 0 None
2011-12-05 Scientists discover new candidate gene for Dravet syndrome 0 None
2011-12-05 Researchers identify ADHD gene variants involved in glutamate signaling 0 None
2011-12-05 Study: 3D-TV may cause seizures in children and adolescents 0 None
2011-12-05 U-M scientists generate Dravet-derived neurons 0 5
2011-12-03 Latin American, Caribbean national rotavirus immunization campaigns show success, CDC report says 0 None
2011-12-03 Doctors provide tips on toy safety 0 None
2011-12-03 Foster children on Medicaid are overly medicated, says report 0 None
2011-12-03 Brazil's ANVISA grants registration for child-adapted formulation of benznidazole for Chagas disease 0 None
2011-12-03 Promising new agent against sarcomas affecting children 0 None
2011-12-03 Institutional discrimination and people's attitudes affect disabled children 0 5
2011-12-02 First study of cortisol awakening response in infants 0 None
2011-12-02 DNDi highlights lack of healthcare coverage for children with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-12-02 Blocking telomerase increases cancer cells' sensitivity to radiation treatment 0 None
2011-12-02 'Simple solutions' available to improve family health 0 None
2011-12-02 CCEI offers trial course on recognizing infectious diseases in the early childhood setting 0 None
2011-12-02 Adding a dip can induce bitter sensitive children to eat more vegetables 0 None
2011-12-02 Life expectancy rising in Afghanistan with infant, maternal mortality declining, survey shows 0 None
2011-12-02 Low-carbohydrate diet may help prepubescent girls avoid obesity associated risks 0 None
2011-12-01 Autism Speaks releases 'Visual Supports' tool kit for parents, providers 0 None
2011-12-01 Peer-mediated interventions may provide greater social benefits for children with ASD 1 None
2011-12-01 Study finds unhealthy food environment in children's hospitals 0 None
2011-12-01 Fewer uninsured kids even as adult numbers rise 0 None
2011-11-30 World-renowned neurosurgeon to receive Franc D. Ingraham Distinguished Service Award 0 None
2011-11-30 Morning snacking harms diet and affects weight loss efforts: Study 0 None
2011-11-30 Home visits, mobile clinics do not improve asthma outcomes in children 0 None
2011-11-30 Car seats sufficiently accommodate broad spectrum of children's body sizes 0 None
2011-11-30 Texas pharmacists assail Medicaid cuts; Ariz. could restore kids' coverage 0 None
2011-11-30 Anemia, high blood pressure linked to risk of silent strokes in children with SCD 0 None
2011-11-30 Study examines alternative immunization schedule occurrence rates in Washington State 0 None
2011-11-30 Boys may benefit from high-quality kindergarten friendships 0 None
2011-11-30 BioMarin commences GALNS Phase 2 study in mucopolysaccharidosis IVA 0 None
2011-11-29 Shots reduce risk of chicken pox 0 None
2011-11-29 Large brains linked to regressive autism: Study 0 None
2011-11-29 Many kids missing vaccinations owing to parental refusal: Report 0 None
2011-11-29 EC extends therapeutic indication for Soliris to treat atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome 0 None
2011-11-29 Report highlights improvement in children's well-being, but health organizations call for stronger political commitment to maintain progress 0 None
2011-11-29 Quick impact interventions have not benefited health MDGs equally 0 None
2011-11-29 Harvest improves in North Korea but malnutrition concerns remain, U.N. food agencies say 0 None
2011-11-29 Pediatricians frequently asked to provide alternative childhood vaccine schedules 0 None
2011-11-29 Critical breakthrough in development of treatment for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy 0 None
2011-11-29 Daily inhaled steroids comparable to use of intermittent steroid treatment for wheezing 0 None
2011-11-29 Scientists use genetic methods to successfully repair cleft lips in mice embryos 0 None
2011-11-28 Heart operation at the age of 22 hours: Toby’s story 0 None
2011-11-28 First time mothers may put themselves and baby at risk by choosing home-birth: Report 0 None
2011-11-28 Dad’s absence raises risk of delinquency in teen boys but leaves girls unaffected: Study 0 None
2011-11-28 Obese boy’s mother loses custody 0 5
2011-11-28 Potential biomarkers for ADHD 0 None
2011-11-28 Rare syndrome's workings could help explain how brain wiring goes awry 0 None
2011-11-24 Functional MRI can detect pathological foetal brain defects earlier in the womb 0 None
2011-11-24 Apparent gap between levels of pediatric care in urban and rural areas 0 None
2011-11-24 IPS reports on child poverty in Lesotho 0 None
2011-11-24 UNICEF report says more than 30M children in East Asia, Pacific lack essential services 0 None
2011-11-24 Relief officials concerned over malnutrition among children in Ethiopian refugee camps despite food aid 0 None
2011-11-23 Scientists identify MEGF10 defective gene responsible for muscle weakness 0 None
2011-11-23 Former President questions whether legal regulation and control of drugs would better protect children 0 None
2011-11-23 TLRs contribute to brain damage following hypoxia in newborns 0 None
2011-11-23 Tips for parents to safeguard their children 0 None
2011-11-23 Study lends new insights into pediatric facial fractures 0 None
2011-11-23 Saving Lives at Birth partnership supports two bold ideas that address maternal, newborn deaths 0 None
2011-11-23 WHO director-general Chan nominated for second term 0 None
2011-11-23 Pediatricians warn about hazards of button batteries 0 None
2011-11-23 Link between loss of wildlife access and micronutrient deficiencies in children 0 None
2011-11-23 EpiGen to collaborate with Nestl- Research Center in Switzerland 0 None
2011-11-22 Number of annual polio cases in Nigeria quadruples; WHO, government working to vaccinate millions of children 0 None
2011-11-22 Virtues of a simple “Thank You” a day 0 None
2011-11-22 Cognitive-behavioral therapy safe and effective for juvenile fibromyalgia 0 None
2011-11-22 Eating fish before age of nine months reduces risk of pre-school wheeze in children 0 None
2011-11-22 Family-initiated adverse event reporting system can improve safety of health care provision 0 None
2011-11-22 Study identifies major risk factor for necrotizing enterocolitis 0 None
2011-11-22 Targeting synthetic RNA to specific gene could help reduce severity of SMA 0 None
2011-11-21 Hemoglobin A1c fails to identify children with diabetes 0 None
2011-11-21 Medical case report on a traumatic tiger attack on a child 0 None
2011-11-21 The untold stories of children of sperm donors 0 None
2011-11-21 Health experts identify gap in medical trainee programs 0 None
2011-11-21 American high school students earn top honors for liver disease and brain injury research 0 None
2011-11-20 Researchers discover more about function of muscle stem cells 0 None
2011-11-19 FDA approves EUSA's orphan drug ERWINAZE for acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2011-11-19 Celebrate World Toilet Day and help flush out poverty 0 None
2011-11-19 UofL Pediatric Emergency Department fellow wins Willis Wingert Award 0 None
2011-11-18 ACF selects HCI, AAP to establish center of excellence for Head Start 0 None
2011-11-18 High fish intake during pregnancy leads to better verbal intelligence, motor skills in children 1 None
2011-11-18 First-ever World Prematurity Day honors 13M infants born too soon worldwide 0 None
2011-11-18 ACAAI president available to comment on School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act 0 None
2011-11-18 NSU faculty and students provide schoolchildren with hearing aids in BVI 0 None
2011-11-18 CINJ experts available to comment on blood donations 0 None
2011-11-18 Swaziland government failed to pay more than $10M to children orphaned by AIDS, IMF official says 0 None
2011-11-17 Delayed cord clamping improves irons status in infants 0 5
2011-11-17 Hemoglobin levels, blood pressure and male gender linked to higher risk of silent strokes in SCA children 0 None
2011-11-17 Weight loss in obese children reduces adulthood health risks: Study 0 None
2011-11-17 Novel program aims to improve nutrition, physical activity among young children and prevent obesity 0 None
2011-11-17 Sedentary behaviour may have different consequences for young people's health 0 4
2011-11-17 American Academy of Pediatrics expands sleep safety guidelines 0 None
2011-11-17 CNN profiles Global Soap Project's work in sanitation 0 None
2011-11-17 New blood spot analysis method can diagnose range of clinical conditions 0 None
2011-11-17 Group launches effort to improve dental health 0 None
2011-11-17 Autism Speaks receives $100,000 Royal Arch Masons RARA grant 0 None
2011-11-17 IAC executive director wins ECBT Immunization Leadership Award 0 None
2011-11-17 New AAOS guideline on 'The Treatment of Supracondylar Humerus Fractures' 0 5
2011-11-17 Researchers identify potential marker for leukemic relapse 0 None
2011-11-17 More risk of health problems in lean children who become obese as adults 0 None
2011-11-16 Intelligent children more likely to abuse drugs as teens and adults: Study 0 None
2011-11-16 Gallaudet University, UC Davis to co-sponsor Visual Learning Summit 0 None
2011-11-16 U.N.-backed polio vaccination campaign moves forward in South Sudan 0 None
2011-11-16 Health of millions of children in East Asia, Pacific at risk due to climate change, UNICEF report says 0 None
2011-11-16 Study examines changes in siblings after death of a brother or sister from cancer 0 None
2011-11-16 New health institute to combat chronic diseases across Maryland 0 None
2011-11-16 New research demonstrates brain's remarkable capacity to repair itself 0 None
2011-11-15 Children advised to get tested for cholesterol: Guidelines 0 None
2011-11-15 Alcohol-based hand sanitizer helps reduce influenza A in children 0 None
2011-11-14 Increased access to PMTCT needed to end pediatric AIDS, build an 'AIDS-free generation' 0 None
2011-11-14 Herat risk screening inadequate in high school sports physicals: Study 0 None
2011-11-14 Ethiopia reduced child mortality rate by more than half over past 20 years 0 None
2011-11-14 Mothers' behaviour during pregnancy can predict children at high risk of obesity 0 None
2011-11-14 Racial disparities in long-term survival among pediatric heart transplant patients 0 5
2011-11-14 Senior UK Parliamentarians visit Bangladesh to see full impact of pneumonia on children 0 None
2011-11-14 Federal health officials recommend cholesterol testing for children 0 None
2011-11-13 UM to host Summit on Childhood Obesity at Hilton Baltimore 0 None
2011-11-13 Salt – is it bad for the heart? Debate continues 0 5
2011-11-11 Smoke-reducing chimneys prevent pneumonia among young children 0 None
2011-11-11 Rapid expansion of global vaccine campaign against pneumonia 'unprecedented' 0 None
2011-11-11 UNICEF distributing hygiene, sanitation items in flood-affected Thailand to help prevent disease spread 0 None
2011-11-11 Conn. Gov.'s orders on home and child care workers raise concerns; Calif. lawmakers explore long-term care costs 0 None
2011-11-11 Unfavorable fetal development affects physical functioning at the age of 60 years 0 None
2011-11-11 Vaccination dramatically reduces incidence of Hib disease in young children 0 None
2011-11-11 Simple outpatient procedure can quickly diagnose and treat ankyloglossia 0 None
2011-11-11 China considers ban on infant formula ads to encourage breastfeeding 0 None
2011-11-11 Xylitol can prevent inner ear infections in healthy children 0 None
2011-11-11 Children can have successful surgical repairs for hollow or sunken chest 0 None
2011-11-11 Johns Hopkins to establish new global center for childhood obesity 0 None
2011-11-11 Longer looks: Do extra brain cells offer a clue to autism?; doctors leaving medicine 0 None
2011-11-11 TF-CBTWeb training program for mental health professionals 0 None
2011-11-11 U of I to help researchers learn about physical activity in preschool-aged children 0 None
2011-11-11 President of Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids applauds FDA's aggressive action 0 None
2011-11-11 Wood stoves with chimneys linked to reduced childhood pneumonia 0 None
2011-11-11 School lunches improve health outcomes of children 0 None
2011-11-11 Pediatric racial minorities less likely to get kidney transplants 0 None
2011-11-11 High-fiber diets may lower risk of heart disease, type-2 diabetes in teens 0 None
2011-11-10 Long-range wind transport of an infectious agent may cause KD 0 None
2011-11-10 High-powered magnets continue to be a safety risk to children 0 None
2011-11-10 Effective management of childhood asthma should extend beyond doctor's office: Study 0 None
2011-11-10 Patchwork of progress in California's battle against childhood obesity 0 None
2011-11-10 PlusNews examines difficulties in diagnosing, treating MDR-TB in children 0 None
2011-11-10 CCCBD scientist to receive 2011 V Foundation Translational Research Grant 0 None
2011-11-10 Home nursing visits safe and effective for initial post-delivery well-baby check-ups 0 None
2011-11-10 Stem cell markers can aid in determining origin of pediatric sarcomas 0 None
2011-11-10 Clinton expresses U.S. commitment to creating 'AIDS-free generation,' calls on world to help 0 None
2011-11-10 BGI, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia partner to target pediatric diseases 0 None
2011-11-09 Study: Children are most physically active on long summer days 0 None
2011-11-09 Study: Children with autism have more prefrontal brain neurons 0 None
2011-11-09 VCU pediatric surgeons successfully separate Dominican twin toddlers 0 None
2011-11-09 Three common scales are not accurate predictors of severe dehydration in children 0 None
2011-11-09 Strong clean indoor air laws associated with voluntary smokefree home rules 0 None
2011-11-09 Role of Vitamin D in preventing heart disease in children both HIV-positive and HIV-negative 0 None
2011-11-09 Tufts University professor earns March of Dimes Foundation award for tissue development 0 None
2011-11-09 PCPs fail to report substantial number of child maltreatment cases 0 None
2011-11-09 Innovation needed to improve water delivery systems 0 None
2011-11-09 Study reveals need for defining optimal amount of iron in infant formula 0 None
2011-11-09 New poverty calculations show how health costs hurt seniors 0 None
2011-11-09 South Korea authorizes WHO to distribute medical aid for malnourished North Korean children 0 None
2011-11-09 Second molecular conductor discovered in some children with biliary atresia 0 None
2011-11-09 Parents of children on Medicaid, CHIP give programs good grades 0 None
2011-11-09 Prenatal processes gone awry linked to children with autism 0 None
2011-11-08 Many parents still place their infants in unsafe sleep settings 0 None
2011-11-08 UC Santa Barbara's ImmuNet project focuses on targeted immunizations for infants, children 0 None
2011-11-08 80% of Melbourne tanning salons allow underage customers 0 None
2011-11-08 Study looks at influence of father's depression on his children 0 None
2011-11-08 GAPPS research into causes of preterm births and development of solutions 0 None
2011-11-08 High-field MRI can reveal tiny brain injuries in preterm infant 0 None
2011-11-08 Study finds spinal bleeding in young children with abusive head trauma 0 None
2011-11-07 Study evaluates JIA disease activity after treatment with etanercept 0 None
2011-11-07 New data from Novartis' ACZ885 Phase III study on SJIA 0 None
2011-11-07 MRSA co-infection increases risk of flu-related mortality among children 0 None
2011-11-07 Respiratory problems in homes on the rise due to air freshners 0 None
2011-11-07 Children with polyarticular JIA benefit from early and aggressive therapy 0 None
2011-11-07 Study finds pregnancy safe for 80% of women with lupus 0 None
2011-11-05 VBF, BLI hold 14th annual Port Wine Stain and Vascular Birthmarks Conference 0 2
2011-11-05 Supplemental dose of pneumonia vaccine recommended for age-eligible patients 0 None
2011-11-05 Single-parent status, household income linked to increased rate of hospital readmissions of asthmatic children 0 None
2011-11-05 States lack policies to curb classroom burden of asthma and severe allergies 0 None
2011-11-05 Eat'n Park unfolds Caring for Kids Campaign to raise funds for Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh 0 None
2011-11-05 Appropriate tests, treatments needed for pediatric TB 0 None
2011-11-05 Key Assets expands foster care provision in Western Australia 0 None
2011-11-04 Baxter launches NUMETA emulsion for infusion in Europe 0 None
2011-11-04 Whole genome sequencing can identify strains of caries-causing bacteria 0 None
2011-11-04 New link between obesity, SDB and cognition among elementary school children 0 None
2011-11-04 Final results from Vertex KALYDECO second of two Phase 3 studies on CF 0 None
2011-11-03 Reduced diversity of intestinal microbiota associated with increased risk of allergic disease 0 None
2011-11-03 Measles virus develops a strategy of diabolic elegance 0 None
2011-11-03 Study reveals what causes lysosome to overflow in Batten disease 0 None
2011-11-03 Increasing TR2/TR4 expression can lead to higher fetal hemoglobin levels in sickle cell patients 0 None
2011-11-03 UNICEF asks donors to fully fund request to assist North Koreans facing malnutrition 0 None
2011-11-03 Exendin-4 drug could prevent later development of diabetes in children 0 5
2011-11-03 Study highlights profound impact of maternal separation on infants 0 None
2011-11-03 Nmnat1 protein may help prevent brain damage in babies with cerebral palsy 0 None
2011-11-02 Exercise can prevent inherited obesity & obesity raises injury risk: Two studies 0 None
2011-11-02 World population reaches 7 billion amid warnings about health, natural resources 0 None
2011-11-02 Articles explore clinical dilemma about children's behavioral problems 0 None
2011-11-02 Opinion pieces address world population of 7 billion 1 None
2011-11-02 ADHD medications do not increase risk of heart attack in children, young adults 0 None
2011-11-02 E.U., UNICEF launch $430M fund in Zimbabwe to provide medical care to children, pregnant women 0 None
2011-11-02 Nurse scientist recognized as AACN's 2012 Distinguished Research Lecturer 0 None
2011-11-02 Massive clotting can destroy placenta and cause miscarriages 0 None
2011-11-02 SmartTots sets agenda for research on anesthetic safety in children 0 None
2011-11-02 Potential drug therapy for Hutchinson Gilford Progeria Syndrome 0 None
2011-11-02 Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital surgeons successfully separate conjoined twins 0 5
2011-11-01 New e-tool to catch youth depression before it takes hold 0 None
2011-11-01 Happiness good for health: Study 0 None
2011-11-01 Two transformative philanthropic gifts to fuel new discoveries at Seattle Children's 0 None
2011-11-01 Scientists identify genetic mutation that causes rare childhood disease 0 None
2011-11-01 GlobalPost series examines consequences of child marriage in Nepal 0 None
2011-11-01 Upcoming G20 Summit presents 'critical opportunity' to address food security crisis 0 None
2011-11-01 Heat, extreme exercise or febrile illness may also trigger MH 0 None
2011-11-01 U.S. earns a 'C' on March of Dimes 2011 Premature Birth Report Card 0 None
2011-11-01 Improving mother's sleep habits through early intervention could reduce risk of preterm births 0 None
2011-10-31 Seven billion humans and counting 0 None
2011-10-31 Child mortality declining in refugee camp in Ethiopia 0 None
2011-10-31 YM BioSciences announces results of nimotuzumab Phase II study on DIPG 0 None
2011-10-31 Study looks at the strain of military deployment on adolescent boys and girls 0 None
2011-10-31 Renowned obstetrician receives March of Dimes 2011 Agnes Higgins award 0 None
2011-10-29 Study: Many fetal expression changes are reversed immediately after birth 0 None
2011-10-29 ZIOPHARM reports promising preclinical data with palifosfamide in pediatric sarcoma model 0 None
2011-10-29 Tanzania becomes first country to use self-destructing syringes; designer hopes others will follow suit 0 None
2011-10-28 GAVI Alliance brings life-saving pneumococcal vaccine to Nicaragua 0 None
2011-10-28 Dietary intervention in adolescence benefits glycemic control and blood pressure long-term 0 None
2011-10-28 DRC government, UNICEF campaign immunizes 14M children against polio 0 None
2011-10-28 E-learning may not effectively improve dietary behaviors 0 None
2011-10-28 Global Post interviews former U.N. General Assembly president on role of water, sanitation in family planning 0 None
2011-10-28 UCLA's TIES for Families program receives $5,000 Disneyland grant 0 None
2011-10-28 Health insurance may lead to increased asthma diagnosis in children 0 None
2011-10-28 PerkinElmer Genetics launches new Lysosomal Storage Disorder panel 0 None
2011-10-28 First-ever study of chronic postoperative pain in children 0 None
2011-10-28 Study reveals smaller teeth in premature children 0 None
2011-10-27 Bisphenol A can affect newborns' cholinergic signal system 0 None
2011-10-27 Late pregnancy snoring could harm mother and baby alike 0 5
2011-10-27 U.N. officials warn Yemen facing humanitarian, health disasters 0 2
2011-10-27 Children have fewer components that strengthen their immune defense than adults do 0 None
2011-10-27 UNICEF issues statement clarifying reports of polio cases in Madagascar 0 None
2011-10-27 Surgeons freeze organoid units and regenerate TESI for short bowel syndrome 1 None
2011-10-27 Al Jazeera examines maternal mortality in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-10-27 Computer-delivered intervention for pregnant women at risk for alcohol use 0 None
2011-10-27 Breast milk component induces expression of P-glycoprotein 0 None
2011-10-27 Parent behavior training can effectively treat ADHD in young children 0 None
2011-10-26 Less incidence of nearsightedness in kids who spend more time outdoors: Study 0 None
2011-10-26 Routine HPV vaccine for boys advised by health advisory panel 0 None
2011-10-25 Tiny teeth in tatters 0 None
2011-10-25 BPA exposure in mothers may affect unborn daughters’ behavior: Study 0 None
2011-10-24 The unvaccinated population contributing to the measles outbreak 0 None
2011-10-24 UNICEF warns of possible polio resurgence in Madagascar amid outbreak involving three children 0 None
2011-10-24 Opinion pieces address World Polio Day 0 None
2011-10-24 external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation pediatric clinical trial for ADHD receives NeuroSigma funding 0 None
2011-10-24 Sustained 'vigilance and money' necessary to fight malaria 0 None
2011-10-24 MSF suspends measles vaccination campaign in Mogadishu area because of violence 0 None
2011-10-24 India polio free for 9 months, raising hopes of eradication, health experts say 0 None
2011-10-24 Blood tests and cultures may not be necessary in detecting early-onset GBS in newborns 0 None
2011-10-24 Lundbeck's ONFI receives FDA approval for treating seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome 0 None
2011-10-24 More exposure to natural light may reduce rates of nearsightedness 1 None
2011-10-24 Physical abnormality in airway linked with autism 0 None
2011-10-24 Proper daily care and maintenance of central lines might reduce infection rate in PICUs 0 None
2011-10-24 ACC offers comments in response to BPA study on children 0 None
2011-10-24 Nationwide Children's Hospital investigator to continue research on heparin-binding EGF 0 None
2011-10-24 Gestational BPA exposure associated with behavior, emotional problems in young girls 0 None
2011-10-24 Children with PAH may benefit from sildenafil treatment 0 None
2011-10-24 Playing video games may treat amblyopia in children 0 5
2011-10-22 Mayo Clinic researchers share latest findings at child and adolescent psychiatry meeting 0 None
2011-10-22 Pivotal pediatric clinical study comparing Q/LAIV to FluMist meets primary endpoint 0 None
2011-10-22 Ambitious vision, lasting investment in science can save countless lives 0 None
2011-10-22 Gates Foundation calls for greater global commitment, leadership, and funding to eradicate polio 0 None
2011-10-22 On debate night, Perry 'sidesteps' question about Texas' uninsured children 0 None
2011-10-22 UNICEF calls for additional resources to fight hunger, famine in Somalia 0 None
2011-10-22 Critical migrating neurons in the human brain decline during infancy 0 None
2011-10-22 Specific dopamine system gene variants linked to ADHD medication response in children 0 None
2011-10-22 Positive top line results from Shire's LDX phase III study on ADHD 0 None
2011-10-22 Clues into how gene defects may cause ARPKD in babies 0 None
2011-10-21 RSV medication from specialty pharmacies increases likelihood of children receiving recommended doses 0 None
2011-10-21 Fixed braces for children could save millions of crowns each year 0 None
2011-10-21 Imaging study shows slower brain growth in children with autism 0 None
2011-10-21 Blood test can help assess severity of preeclampsia in pregnant woman 0 None
2011-10-21 Moving to lower-poverty neighborhoods reduces risk of obesity, diabetes 0 None
2011-10-21 CMHDRE, DCSNO and CHF team up to help autistic children in New Orleans 0 None
2011-10-21 Children's Hospital Los Angeles offers Halloween safety tips 0 None
2011-10-21 Vaccines among most successful, cost-effective health investments in history 0 None
2011-10-21 The Guardian interviews GlaxoSmithKline lead researcher about new malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-10-21 Tips for parents, drivers to keep kids safe during Halloween 0 None
2011-10-21 No unique link between first-trimester ACE inhibitor use and birth defects 0 None
2011-10-21 Gastroenterologist cautions against over-prescription of acid-suppressing drugs in infants 0 None
2011-10-21 Researchers identify facial characteristics of children with autism 1 None
2011-10-20 Young docs not so keen on immunizations: Survey 0 None
2011-10-20 Americans on a sodium high: CDC report 0 None
2011-10-20 A more accurate blood test to detect fetal Downs syndrome launched 0 None
2011-10-20 Crib protect by removal of bumpers: AAP 0 None
2011-10-20 Women with MET genetic variant and autoantibodies more likely to have autistic children 1 None
2011-10-20 Pediatrician offers ten Halloween safety tips 0 None
2011-10-20 IRIN examines improvements in maternal, infant mortality indicators in Myanmar 0 None
2011-10-20 USAID, Kimberly-Clark announce partnership to improve maternal, child health in Andean region 0 None
2011-10-20 Experimental vaccine halves risk of malaria in African children, results of large clinical trial suggest 0 None
2011-10-20 Pesticides, pollutants increase risk of spina bifida and anencephaly in rural China 0 5
2011-10-19 Breastfeeding during minor procedures mitigates pain in preterm neonates 0 None
2011-10-19 PACBIS tool may help identify pre-surgical behaviors in parents, children 0 None
2011-10-19 Cholera claims nearly 200 lives in Somalia over 24-hour period 0 None
2011-10-19 China vaccinates 4.5M children, young adults against polio after outbreak 1 None
2011-10-19 American Academy of Pediatrics expands guidelines on safe sleep for babies 0 None
2011-10-19 IAN survey to study impact of bullying on children with ASD 0 None
2011-10-19 New form of respiratory distress syndrome in newborn mice 0 None
2011-10-19 Young adults born prematurely show multiple biological signs of risks to future health 0 None
2011-10-19 RTS,S vaccine reduces risk of severe malaria in African children 0 None
2011-10-18 Autism in low birth weight babies five times more common: Study 0 None
2011-10-18 First study ever to instrument child football helmets 0 None
2011-10-18 Three likely scenarios that precede drowning of young children in an at-home pool 0 None
2011-10-18 One in four kindergarten children have difficulty in distinguishing medicine and candy 0 None
2011-10-18 Link between breastfeeding and long-term sleep issues 0 None
2011-10-18 Research reinforces need for sleeping awareness campaigns to reduce SIDS 0 None
2011-10-18 New DNA-based prenatal blood test can identify pregnancy with Down syndrome 0 None
2011-10-18 Agencies mark World Food Day, call for increased transparency in commodity markets 0 None
2011-10-18 Obese children require much smaller doses of anesthetic propofol 0 None
2011-10-18 NIH awards Einstein College of Medicine $5.7M for children's IDD Research Center 0 None
2011-10-18 Obese asthmatic children more likely to have respiratory complications during or after surgery 0 None
2011-10-18 AHRQ: Asthma drug usage among children doubles 0 None
2011-10-18 Give children a chance to have unstructured play 0 None
2011-10-18 VEC and AMA release updated information guide, 'Vaccines and Teens' 0 None
2011-10-18 Non-fatal pediatric firearm injuries 30% higher than previous reports 0 None
2011-10-18 Nearly 30% of homes with young children have acetaminophen products stored unsafely 0 None
2011-10-18 High glucose and oxidative stress stimulate AMPK in embryo 0 None
2011-10-18 Fathers of low-income children support breastfeeding 0 None
2011-10-18 Insights into potential causes of ATV crashes and safety precautions 0 None
2011-10-18 Premature infants more likely to develop autism 0 None
2011-10-18 Study reveals continued rise in sports-related knee injuries among children 0 None
2011-10-18 Sports-related knee injuries in children increasing at an alarming rate 0 None
2011-10-18 Most technoelectric dependent children not prepared for power failure 0 None
2011-10-18 African-American or Hispanic children less likely to receive CT scans after head trauma 0 None
2011-10-16 Protein key to curbing overeating and preventing obesity 0 None
2011-10-16 Order of the day – massive calorie cuts for Britons 0 None
2011-10-15 New series on child abuse on UBM Medica's Pediatrics Consultant Live 0 None
2011-10-15 Seat belts lower morbidity and mortality risk from vehicle crashes in pediatric passengers 0 None
2011-10-15 Founder of Every Mother Counts to address AAP National Conference 0 None
2011-10-15 Sesame Street 'Big Bird' to present at American Academy of Pediatrics conference 0 None
2011-10-15 AAP President to outline efforts to advance agenda for children 0 None
2011-10-15 Experts from CHOP address American Academy of Pediatrics annual meeting 0 None
2011-10-15 Meridian Health joins Michelle Obama's Let's Jump! challenge 0 None
2011-10-15 Pediatricians confront childhood obesity at AAP pre-conference session 0 None
2011-10-15 Majority of parents like doctor recommended websites 0 None
2011-10-15 NIH grants support SUNY's neuroscience, pediatric pharmacology and vision research 0 None
2011-10-15 WHO to offer new guidelines for food aid, recommends 'tighter nutritional standards' 0 None
2011-10-15 Indoor cooking stoves kill 2 million annually, NIH study says 1 None
2011-10-15 New book on pediatric stroke and cerebrovascular diseases 0 None
2011-10-15 Penn Nursing encourages kids to ward off diabetes with 'Dance for Health' 0 None
2011-10-15 Delayed appendectomies may increase likelihood of complications in children 0 5
2011-10-15 Racial disparities in cranial CT scan use for children with minor head trauma 0 None
2011-10-15 U.N. Secretary-General calls for continued support of women's, children's health in developing countries 0 None
2011-10-15 Brain scans can evaluate new treatments for attention deficit disorder 0 None
2011-10-15 Overweight children more likely to develop asthma 0 None
2011-10-15 Experts to discuss current challenges in pediatric palliative care 0 None
2011-10-15 U.S., South Korea continue to delay food aid to North Korea despite 'proven' ability to monitor food distribution 0 None
2011-10-15 Lifestyle factors and nutritional patterns reduce early causes of childhood allergy 0 None
2011-10-14 Myths about head lice 0 None
2011-10-14 Scientists characterize and isolate potential stem cells to treat MS, myelin disorders 0 None
2011-10-14 WFP says millions in Yemen going hungry, warns of 'serious humanitarian situation' 0 None
2011-10-14 Malaria drops from first to third cause of infant mortality in Africa, RBM executive director says 0 None
2011-10-14 Lower-income, urban dads encourage exercise and healthy diet for their children 0 None
2011-10-14 NICHQ receives CDC grant to accelerate number of U.S. Baby-Friendly hospitals 0 None
2011-10-14 Pulse oximetry can detect critical congenital heart disease in infants 0 None
2011-10-14 Study finds high prevalence of psychiatric visits among pediatric patients 0 None
2011-10-14 GFAP protein levels can help identify HIE in newborns 0 None
2011-10-14 Faster cerebral cortex growth in infancy may lead to higher intelligence 0 None
2011-10-14 DRC worst off among 26 countries facing 'alarming' or 'extremely alarming' hunger levels, according to new Global Hunger Index 0 None
2011-10-13 Improved SNAP benefit levels more effective for children's health 0 None
2011-10-13 ViaCord, TRT to offer access to MSC extraction and expansion technologies 0 None
2011-10-13 Action Medical Research announces grants to investigate conditions affecting babies, children 0 None
2011-10-13 Haiti uses 'peanut butter medicine' to battle malnutrition 0 None
2011-10-13 U.S. Ambassador advises Kenya to seek additional sources of funding for health programs 0 None
2011-10-13 Three key steps to prevent asthma attacks in children during winter 0 None
2011-10-13 Researchers identify age-dependent beta cell proliferation pathway 0 None
2011-10-13 FDA grant to foster development of novel pediatric medical devices 0 None
2011-10-13 Children under the age of 3 with NLDO more likely to develop amblyopia 0 None
2011-10-12 Folic acid in early pregnancy leads to an early talking toddler: Study 0 4
2011-10-12 UNAIDS delegation to Russian Federation visits specialized AIDS clinic, plays in charity soccer match 0 None
2011-10-12 Halloween health tips for parents of children with diabetes 0 None
2011-10-12 Chromosomal microarray can provide important information for patient treatment 0 None
2011-10-12 High street connectivity has opposite effect on children's physical activity 0 None
2011-10-12 CHOP, Albert Einstein College of Medicine to study genetics of conotruncal defects 0 None
2011-10-11 Over 6,000 Australians joined ‘Weigh it Up Australia’ 0 None
2011-10-11 Secondhand tobacco smoke harms children in China 0 None
2011-10-11 Diethylstilbestrol in utero affects immune system of the fetus 1 None
2011-10-11 WHO facing shortage of funds as it works to scale up humanitarian response to Pakistan flooding 0 None
2011-10-11 Brown signs Calif. measures to aid children with autism, ban kids younger than 18 from using tanning beds 0 None
2011-10-11 Genetics & IVF Institute now offers 24 Chromosome Microarray 0 None
2011-10-11 Simple test can save lives of infants with undiagnosed critical heart defects 0 None
2011-10-11 Villanova University establishes MacDonald Center for Obesity Prevention and Education 0 None
2011-10-10 Is American obesity rate on the decline? Survey reports encouraging 0 None
2011-10-10 AIM at Melanoma applauds bill banning children from using indoor tanning beds 0 None
2011-10-10 Cannabis use leads to increased risk of depression in young people with specific genotype 1 None
2011-10-09 Sports head injuries among teens and youth on the rise 0 4
2011-10-09 Junk food ads entice kids but parents can still make them eat healthy: Study 0 None
2011-10-07 Indonesia's infant mortality rate has declined, but health services must be improved, official says 0 None
2011-10-07 AlertNet footage shows scenes of food shortages in North Korea, says appeals for aid go unanswered 0 None
2011-10-07 PEPFAR ART cost model data presented to PEPFAR Scientific Advisory Board 0 None
2011-10-07 Study explores link between ads, parental influence and food choices made by children 0 None
2011-10-07 Calcium supplementation does not benefit pregnant women, except for hypertension 0 None
2011-10-07 MD Anderson's pediatric surgeon receives Geneva and James Briscoe Physician Assistant Award 0 None
2011-10-07 Scientists discover rare genetic alteration responsible for hypoglycaemia 0 None
2011-10-07 U.S. government pledges funding for maternal mortality programs in Zambia, GHI Executive Director says 0 None
2011-10-07 Poor dental care leads to health problems, costs 0 None
2011-10-06 A healthy diet during pregnancy can reduce the risk of birth defects: Study 0 2
2011-10-05 Vitamin D deficiency might be common in fair skinned people: Study 1 None
2011-10-05 Overweight and blood pressure risk in kids: Study 0 None
2011-10-04 Anesthesia in very small kids may raise risk of learning disabilities 0 5
2011-10-04 Parents choosing alternative vaccine schedules for their kids: Survey 0 None
2011-10-04 Communities That Care system decreases alcohol use, smoking and violence in teens 0 5
2011-10-04 Higher maternal diet quality may reduce risk of birth defects 0 3
2011-10-04 Familiarity with snack foods changes children's expectations about fullness 0 None
2011-10-04 NICU stress linked with alterations in brain structure and function of preterm infants 0 None
2011-10-04 Loyola's SSOM receives $100,000 grant for research into pediatric leukemia 0 None
2011-10-03 Sleeping with baby: the dangers quantified 0 None
2011-10-03 Interactive video games appear valuable for ICU patients 0 None
2011-10-03 Potential new drug could treat mixed-lineage leukaemia 0 None
2011-10-03 Hassenfeld family, NYU Langone unveil $50M gift to create new pediatric hospital 0 None
2011-10-03 General anesthesia linked to learning disabilities in children 1 None
2011-10-03 USDTL releases CordStat EtOH assay screens for newborn alcohol exposure in utero 0 None
2011-10-01 SANNI Foundation commits to finance education centre for HIV/AIDS affected children in Southern India 0 None
2011-10-01 State highlights: Many states moving workers' children to CHIP plans 0 None
2011-10-01 New research analyses maternal breastfeeding in Spain 0 None
2011-10-01 Literacy Bridge launches program to improve health of women, at-risk children across rural Ghana 0 None
2011-10-01 Researchers to create evaluation method to examine three childhood obesity programs 0 None
2011-10-01 Researchers discover new inherited disorder that causes mental retardation, liver dysfunction 0 None
2011-10-01 Meeting with Bill Gates, Nigerian President Jonathan re-affirms country's commitment to eradicating polio within two years 0 None
2011-09-30 BEN has garnered the White House's support to help fight childhood obesity 0 None
2011-09-30 UCLA scientists create mouse model for autism 0 None
2011-09-30 Loma Linda University's Vision Intervention Program receives Spot screener from PediaVision 0 None
2011-09-30 Cincinnati Children's to conduct first medication clinical trial for pediatric migraine 0 None
2011-09-30 GWAS uncovers new genes associated with type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-09-30 New book on worst kids' foods in America 0 None
2011-09-30 Children of obese mothers more likely to have asthma or wheezing in their teenage years 0 None
2011-09-29 Toddler chews on a used condom at McDonald’s play area 3 3.7
2011-09-29 Bill Gates arrives in Nigeria to discuss polio eradication efforts 0 None
2011-09-29 Appalachia pediatricians less likely to encourage HPV vaccination than other area doctors 0 None
2011-09-29 Public lecture on children's medicines to be launched on October 5 0 None
2011-09-29 Cincinnati Children's to conduct first pediatric migraine medicine clinical trial 0 None
2011-09-29 Scaling up communication and coordination biggest challenge in GAVI's $1B vaccine initiative 0 None
2011-09-29 U.S. aid groups criticize U.S. government's response to sending food donations to North Korea 0 None
2011-09-29 JIA program effective in changing unhealthy youth behaviors 0 None
2011-09-29 Intensive therapy at early ages improves social-communication skills in children with ASD 0 None
2011-09-29 First developmental study of human neural stem cells in subventricular zone 0 None
2011-09-28 Peru hopes to continue fight against child malnutrition under new government 0 None
2011-09-28 Transparent reporting tool needed to monitor progress in maternal, child health 0 None
2011-09-28 Vietnam closes kindergartens to control outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease 0 None
2011-09-28 Honor Our Voices site presents information on child exposure to domestic violence 0 None
2011-09-28 Parents of babies born with genital ambiguity experience shock, anxiety 0 None
2011-09-28 Lovastatin appears to be safe, effective for children with neurofibromatosis type 1 0 None
2011-09-28 New report explores early centre-based childcare 0 None
2011-09-28 GAVI to purchase $1 billion in childhood vaccines for distribution in 37 of the poorest nations 0 None
2011-09-28 Wis. unveils Medicaid savings website; some low-income Minn. residents must change health plans 0 None
2011-09-28 High prevalence of NTDs in Central Asia after 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union 0 None
2011-09-28 Burundi makes significant progress against NTDs 0 None
2011-09-28 Stimulant prescription use for ADHD has increased steadily from 1996-2008 0 None
2011-09-28 DMARDs appear to be more effective for children with arthritis 0 None
2011-09-27 Asthmatic kids with type 1 diabetes have tougher time maintaining healthy sugar levels: Study 0 None
2011-09-27 With increasing population, now is not the time to cut international family planning funding 0 None
2011-09-27 Autism Speaks ATN receives federal grant to continue to serve as AIR-P 0 None
2011-09-27 Sierra Leone First Lady discusses work to improve maternal mortality 0 None
2011-09-27 Investing now in early child development will have long-term benefits 0 None
2011-09-27 Immediate action needed to curb spread of TB, especially among children 0 None
2011-09-27 Weill Cornell receives NIH's T-R01 Award for spina bifida research 0 None
2011-09-27 Prenatal exercise improves brain plasticity and prevents Alzheimer's in offspring 0 5
2011-09-27 No link between chemotherapy during pregnancy and children's cognitive development 0 None
2011-09-26 Duplication of RPS6KA3 gene produces limited family intellectual disability 0 None
2011-09-26 Vaxent, PREVENT sign license agreement to develop and commercialize Strep-A vaccine 0 None
2011-09-26 U-M receives $2.2M FDA grant for 40 ongoing pediatric device projects 0 None
2011-09-26 University of Utah develops video game to help children with cancer 0 None
2011-09-26 Janssen Biotech receives FDA approval for Remicade to treat UC in children 0 None
2011-09-26 Alexion receives FDA approval for Soliris to treat atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome 0 None
2011-09-26 Study examines link between mother's occupation and asthma prevalence among children 0 None
2011-09-23 Is enough being done to fight child mortality? 0 None
2011-09-23 Gender discrimination a driving factor behind malnutrition in Nepal, experts say 0 None
2011-09-23 Annual World Disasters Report focuses on hunger and malnutrition, highlights dichotomy between economic classes 0 None
2011-09-23 New treatment concept for complex malaria 0 None
2011-09-23 Funds awarded to improve maternal and child health with home visits 0 None
2011-09-23 Global partnership accelerates progress in maternal, child health 0 None
2011-09-23 Project REACH to reduce risk of postpartum depression in adolescent mothers 0 None
2011-09-23 Researchers to expand malaria vaccine study after initial trial yields encouraging results 0 None
2011-09-23 Tips for parents to keep their kids safe while traveling in the car 0 None
2011-09-23 Low levels of vitamin D associated with poorer lung function in children with STRA 0 None
2011-09-23 Cedars-Sinai inaugurates new facility to generate induced pluripotent stem cells 0 None
2011-09-22 BPA found in kids’ canned food 0 None
2011-09-22 Bullying kills a teenager yet again in U.S. 0 None
2011-09-22 Adolescents in higher density school networks more likely to initiate alcohol use 0 None
2011-09-22 Children's Medical Center employees, volunteers and vendors to get free flu shots 0 None
2011-09-22 Vaccinating infants against rotavirus decreases health care use and treatment costs 0 None
2011-09-22 UNFPA working to ensure health of future generations in Dadaab refugee camps 0 None
2011-09-22 Leaders address nutrition on sidelines of U.N. NCD meeting 0 None
2011-09-22 Addressing the exclusion of mental health from the MDGs 0 None
2011-09-22 Researchers analyse effects of BPA in an in-vitro culture of ovaries 0 None
2011-09-22 U.N. calls for advancement on goal to save women and children; poorest countries, drug company contribute to fight 0 None
2011-09-21 U.N. set to announce expansion of 'Every Woman Every Child' program 0 None
2011-09-21 People should be concerned about flu every year 0 None
2011-09-21 Test to properly diagnose fever in children needed 'desperately' 0 None
2011-09-21 Combination of SRIs and cognitive behavior therapy reduces pediatric OCD symptoms 0 None
2011-09-21 Study examines link between gestational age at birth and mortality in young adulthood 0 None
2011-09-21 Study reveals possible new treatment targets for diffuse intrinsic pontine gliomas 0 None
2011-09-21 Three reports evaluate global progress to meet MDGs 4 and 5 0 None
2011-09-21 World leaders should commit to closing health care worker gap 0 None
2011-09-21 Yoghurt consumption whilst pregnant linked to asthma and hay fever in offsping 0 None
2011-09-21 Polio in Pakistan prompts India to implement border crossing vaccination campaign 0 None
2011-09-21 UIC wins HRSA-MCHB grant to expand disabilities training program 0 None
2011-09-21 Survey confirms low BPA exposure levels in food packaging 0 None
2011-09-21 Financial and political commitments to improve health of women and children 0 None
2011-09-21 Tips for parents to keep their family physically fit and healthy 0 None
2011-09-21 Women with prior infant death more likely to have subsequent stillbirth 0 None
2011-09-21 Maternal exposures to BPA are not transmitted to fetus: FDA study 0 1
2011-09-21 Sleep deprivation may disrupt insulin secretion and glucose levels in obese teens 0 None
2011-09-20 Collectible toy influences children's perceptions of food taste 0 None
2011-09-20 Common symptoms of pediatric feeding disorder 0 None
2011-09-20 Children with false-positive screening results do not have more health care visits 0 None
2011-09-20 Autism Speaks and Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation select apps to help people with ASD 0 None
2011-09-20 Introduction of free caesarean sections in Congo leads to increase in procedure 0 None
2011-09-20 Major donors should consider funding for potential malaria vaccine 0 None
2011-09-20 Many parents turn their child's car seat to face forward before the age of two 0 None
2011-09-20 FoxM1 protein plays a critical role in development of medulloblastomas 0 None
2011-09-20 Simple checklist to help the whole family excel in nutritional basics 0 None
2011-09-20 New UTHealth toll-free helpline for pregnant women to avoid dangerous medications 0 None
2011-09-20 ADHD symptoms might affect adaptive abilities, quality of life for children with ASD 0 None
2011-09-20 Infant formulas fortified with LCPUFA are good for developing brains and hearts 0 None
2011-09-19 Too many kids poisoned with prescription drugs: Study 0 None
2011-09-19 California schools bar children without whooping cough shots 0 None
2011-09-19 New wave of disabilities strains school's resources for children with special needs 0 None
2011-09-19 CareFusion adds ReVel ventilator to Alternate Care portfolio 0 None
2011-09-19 St. Mary Medical Center, IMD enter agreement to implement Kidshape 2.0 program in Pennsylvania 0 None
2011-09-19 Noninvasive method can detect sudden infant death syndrome, sleep apnea 0 None
2011-09-19 Eating low-fat yoghurt whilst pregnant can increase risk of asthma, hay fever in children 0 3
2011-09-19 CP, Children's Wish raise $90,000 through Heritage train public ticket sales 0 None
2011-09-19 Safety tips to prevent unintentional pediatric medication poisonings 0 None
2011-09-17 Novartis reports positive results from first pivotal ACZ885 Phase III trial in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis 0 None
2011-09-17 Household income level not associated with intellectual disability or ASD, finds new study 0 None
2011-09-17 Study reveals altered digestive genes in children with autism and gastrointestinal disturbances 0 None
2011-09-17 Viewpoints: Support for HPV vaccinations; Compassion and GOP debates 0 None
2011-09-16 Harvard’s own ‘Healthy Eating Plate’ as an improvement upon USDA’s MyPlate 0 None
2011-09-16 Physiotherapists play key role in management of children with Developmental Coordination Disorder 0 None
2011-09-16 Simple strategies prevent bloodstream infections and save hundreds of patient lives 0 None
2011-09-16 Cydcor raises over $150,000 for Operation Smile 0 None
2011-09-16 CHAM experts available to discuss variety of back-to-school issues 0 None
2011-09-16 Study shows increase in pediatric medication poisoning 0 None
2011-09-16 Action video games may not improve perceptual and cognitive abilities 0 None
2011-09-16 Experimental malaria vaccine shows positive results among children in small Burkina Faso study 0 None
2011-09-16 New study aims to reduce number of pediatric pharmaceutical poisoning 0 None
2011-09-16 Global child mortality rate is shrinking, but not enough to reach MDG, UNICEF/WHO report says 0 None
2011-09-16 Probiotics appear to protect against upper respiratory tract infections 0 None
2011-09-16 Exposure to green play settings could help treat ADHD in children 0 None
2011-09-16 Mich. launches program to fight childhood obesity; hospitals in Minn., Wis. make changes to serve overweight patients 0 None
2011-09-15 Research looks at impact of tougher U.S. teenage driving laws 0 None
2011-09-15 Sleeping less than nine hours affects children's academic skills 0 None
2011-09-15 Perry's HPV vaccine order still resonating, health officials slam Bachmann 0 None
2011-09-15 Toyota, WSU team up to work on projects for TEMA's safety research center 0 None
2011-09-15 Glucose metabolism inhibition with 2-DG induces cell death in alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma 0 None
2011-09-14 TV has negative impact on parent-child communication and early literacy compared to books and toys 0 None
2011-09-14 Zimmer receives clearance for pediatric use of Universal Clamp Spinal Fixation System 0 None
2011-09-14 Sleeping less than nine hours affects children's academic skills 0 None
2011-09-14 Research identifies 6 critical deafness-related mutations in Israeli Jewish, Palestinian Arab families 0 None
2011-09-14 U.N. report highlights innovations aimed at improving maternal and child health 0 None
2011-09-14 Ghana health official urges media to help change negative perceptions about pregnancy 0 None
2011-09-14 CFFAR awards Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder research grants 0 None
2011-09-14 Health Canada approves Afinitor for treatment of brain tumours caused by TSC in children 0 None
2011-09-14 Children with more ADHD symptoms twice as likely to get hurt 0 None
2011-09-14 Autism Speaks introduces new tool kit to make blood draws and routine procedures less stressful 0 None
2011-09-13 More pediatric subspecialists entering private practice could mean fewer at academic centers 0 None
2011-09-12 Micronutrient powder helps prevent malnutrition in children up to two years old, study review shows 0 None
2011-09-12 Parents of teens underestimate own teens' substance use 0 None
2011-09-12 Reducing malaria incidence could also drastically reduce deaths from bacterial infections, study says 0 None
2011-09-12 Researchers discover that recognisable facial expressions develop before birth 0 None
2011-09-12 Countdown to a world of seven billion people 0 None
2011-09-12 General anesthesia can cause cognitive impairment in children 0 None
2011-09-12 Gates Foundation's Ananya Alliance aims to improve newborn health in India 0 None
2011-09-12 AHRQ finds decline in hospitalizations for pica eating disorder between 2007-2009 0 None
2011-09-12 WSU researcher receives $418,000 NINDS grant to study spinal muscular atrophy 0 5
2011-09-12 Febrile seizures in children may be linked to respiratory alkalosis 0 None
2011-09-12 NIH awards $13M grant to BMC for brain abnormality study in former ELGANS 0 None
2011-09-09 Black children more at risk for peanut allergy: Study 0 None
2011-09-09 Preterm babies may be experiencing pain during procedures: Study 0 None
2011-09-09 SAMHSA awards new grants to behavioral health systems serving American Indian/Alaskan Native communities 0 None
2011-09-09 Tics are not a rare or uncommon disorder 0 None
2011-09-09 Seeds of violence may be planted before a child is born: Research 0 None
2011-09-09 Study: Early motor experiences can shape infants' preferences for objects and faces 0 None
2011-09-09 Possible link between mother's diet and risk of allergies in children 0 None
2011-09-08 Curbing unhealthy eating to reduce obesity 0 None
2011-09-08 Legal, ethical and cultural barriers to child organ donations 0 3
2011-09-08 Parental safety concerns may prevent children from getting good exercise 0 None
2011-09-08 Hasbro Children's Hospital joins Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network 0 None
2011-09-08 Abnormal levels of lysophosphatidic acid can trigger congenital hydrocephalus 0 None
2011-09-08 Study shows household ownership of ITNs associated with lower child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2011-09-08 Streamlining medical coverage could save costs associated with pediatric obesity 0 None
2011-09-08 New study to better understand relapsed medulloblastoma in children 0 4
2011-09-08 GE Healthcare granted exclusive distribution rights to KC BioMedix NTrainer neurostimulation system 0 None
2011-09-08 Developing technologies to improve treatment of craniosynostosis in babies 0 5
2011-09-08 Innovative approach improves feeding outcomes among infants 0 None
2011-09-08 Access to health insurance top indicator for better outcomes among undocumented children 0 None
2011-09-08 Study: Family meals may encourage children to try new types of food 0 None
2011-09-08 Save the Children index measures reach of health care workers, ranks best and worst countries for child health 0 None
2011-09-07 The ABCs of proper brushing 0 None
2011-09-07 Individuals with excess BMI more likely to develop type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-09-07 Infants at higher risk of ASD have poorer movement skills 0 None
2011-09-07 London scientist hopes to improve diagnosis for Jeune syndrome 0 2
2011-09-07 Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe urges men to take larger role in HIV prevention 0 None
2011-09-07 Researchers discover new genetic defect that can lead to Leigh syndrome 0 None
2011-09-07 March of Dimes urges all pregnant women to get influenza immunization 0 None
2011-09-07 Oxycodone no safer than codeine for breastfed infants: New study 0 None
2011-09-07 New blood test could help identify babies at risk of sickle cell disease 0 None
2011-09-07 Researchers investigate special diets that could help youngsters keep the weight off 0 None
2011-09-06 Kids around smokers lose more school days than peers 0 None
2011-09-06 New head louse treatment shows promise 1 None
2011-09-06 Month of birth may determine career 0 4
2011-09-06 Youth immunization rates encouraging: CDC report 0 None
2011-09-06 Discovery Labs files Complete Response to FDA for SURFAXIN to treat RDS in premature infants 0 None
2011-09-06 Ontario Liberal Party includes OMA recommended health care policy initiatives in election platform 0 None
2011-09-06 Major difference in twin birth weights linked to increased risk of health complications 0 None
2011-09-06 Exposure to phthalates during pregnancy may increase risk of developmental problems in children 0 None
2011-09-05 Circumcision rates decline in the US: Study 1 1
2011-09-05 Exposure to household smoke increases school absenteeism among children 0 None
2011-09-03 UNFPA Executive Director to visit refugee camps in Kenya on 3 September 0 None
2011-09-03 Family planning should be 'cornerstone' of U.S. policy in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-09-03 Resveratrol helps prevent metabolic syndrome in offspring 0 None
2011-09-03 The pressing need to save the lives of women and newborns in India 0 None
2011-09-03 ATS issues guidelines on use of FENO in different clinical settings 0 None
2011-09-03 Novel analysis of MRI scans reveals distinct features of autistic brain 0 None
2011-09-03 WHO African region member states have challenges to meet MDGs, WHO/AFRO Director says 0 None
2011-09-03 Early treatment of chronic hip pain in young athletes may have long term impact on health 0 None
2011-09-03 Finland national health institute finds link between H1N1 flu vaccine and children's narcolepsy 0 None
2011-09-03 Progress in reducing child mortality rates at Somalia, Ethiopia border refugee camps is slow, U.S. official says 0 None
2011-09-03 Going bananas may help kids breathe easier 0 None
2011-09-02 Tempo of puberty linked to anxiety, depression 0 None
2011-09-02 New medicines to target LPA receptors may prevent serious developmental brain diseases 0 None
2011-09-02 More strides against childhood cancer 0 None
2011-09-02 UNICEF, NGOs in West Africa work to encourage better sanitation in rural areas 0 None
2011-09-02 Tips for parents to identify children with vision problems 0 None
2011-09-02 New IDSA/PIDS guidelines can thwart pneumonia in children 0 None
2011-09-02 Scientists discover genetic cause of extreme thinness 0 None
2011-09-02 Integrating rapid syphilis and HIV testing for pregnant women could reduce maternal, child morbidity and mortality 0 None
2011-09-02 MRSA ‘superbug’: Everyone at risk! 0 None
2011-08-31 Americans ‘gulping’ down sweetened beverages: Study 0 None
2011-08-31 U.S. newborn mortality rate higher than South Korea, Cuba, Malaysia, Lithuania, Poland and Israel: Report 0 None
2011-08-31 HPV vaccination drives to prevent cervical cancers 0 None
2011-08-31 Older dads have a higher risk of having kids with mental disorders: Study 0 None
2011-08-31 Infant rotavirus vaccination may provide indirect protection to older children, adults in the U.S. 0 None
2011-08-31 IPS examines DNDi program to develop pediatric HIV drugs 0 None
2011-08-31 Family planning can improve maternal and child health, survival 0 None
2011-08-31 Dad's stress can affect unborn children 0 None
2011-08-31 Shriners Hospitals for Children uses Masimo SpHb during selected surgeries 0 None
2011-08-31 Medical professionals play a role in prevention of abuse, harassment and bullying in sport 0 None
2011-08-31 Many women give birth in Haiti's tent camps without medical services 0 None
2011-08-31 New minimally invasive technique now a feasible option to treat scoliosis in teenagers 0 None
2011-08-31 Sweat meter could alert diabetes patients about low blood sugar 0 None
2011-08-31 Parental stress strongly associated with DNA methylation in children 0 None
2011-08-31 Epilepsy 'treatment gap' in Sierra Leone a result of stigma, lack of resources, experts say 0 None
2011-08-31 Hospitalized children with colonized with MRSA more likely to develop full-blown infections 0 None
2011-08-31 Simple tips for children's shoe shopping 0 None
2011-08-31 Global climate change linked with asthma-related ER visits among children 0 None
2011-08-30 Study finds alarming results about parents' beliefs on importance of sleep in their children's lives 0 None
2011-08-30 Vitamin A supplements could save the lives of 600,000 children a year, researchers say 0 None
2011-08-30 Educational program about cardiovascular prevention in children can reduce parents' CVD risk 0 None
2011-08-30 Vitamin C supplementation might benefit children with asthma 0 None
2011-08-30 High risk of serious complications or death in children with SP-HUS 0 None
2011-08-30 Researchers investigate potential of vesicular stomatitis virus against soft tissue sarcomas 0 None
2011-08-30 Vitamin A supplements in children could save up to 600,000 lives a year: Study 0 None
2011-08-30 Divorce and strict parenting leading to binge drinking among teenagers: Report 0 None
2011-08-29 Optical treatment strategies to correct peripheral vision may slow progression of myopia 0 None
2011-08-29 Safety tips for children to avoid pedestrian-related accidents 0 None
2011-08-29 BancoVida, CBAI partner to offer umbilical cord blood collection services in Puerto Rico 0 None
2011-08-29 Study investigates brain mechanisms that contribute to infants' prowess at learning languages 0 None
2011-08-29 CIRM approves stem cell research planning grants for five UC Davis teams 0 None
2011-08-29 New research: Inattention associated with educational failure 0 None
2011-08-26 Autism link to vaccines dispelled by a large review of studies 1 5
2011-08-26 Rotavirus vaccine still effective in reducing diarrhea-related deaths in Mexico, researchers say 0 None
2011-08-26 Restricting kids' unstructured play may actually cause harm 0 None
2011-08-26 States putting more kids into CHIP programs, but some Medicaid programs squeezed 0 None
2011-08-26 IOM report: Vaccines generally safe, no link to autism 0 None
2011-08-26 Tax on sugary drinks, limits on marketing to children may help curb global obesity epidemic 0 None
2011-08-26 Obesity may predipose healthy young children to Type 2 diabetes, confirms study 0 None
2011-08-26 Babies, toddlers with congenital heart disease more likely to have harmful toxins after surgery 0 None
2011-08-26 Child-care settings can play important role in encouraging healthy eating habits 0 None
2011-08-26 RE Children's Project donates $111,000 to UCLA researchers for Rasmussen Encephalitis study 0 None
2011-08-26 State-wide QI initiatives seek to improve outcomes of maternal, child care 0 None
2011-08-26 Fludrocortisone may help reduce unexplained chronic nausea in children 0 5
2011-08-26 Researchers to develop diagnostic test for folate receptor autoantibody 0 None
2011-08-26 Heart Rate Observation System effectively reduces NICU infant mortality 0 None
2011-08-25 KFC withdraws toys from kid’s food 0 5
2011-08-25 Removal of OTC drugs for toddlers from the market reduces therapeutic errors 0 5
2011-08-25 OHA, Plackers announce five winners of Smiles Across America Innovation Grants 0 None
2011-08-25 Crime and violence overshadowing malnutrition in Guatemalan presidential campaign 0 None
2011-08-25 Implementation of maternal and child health innovations important 0 None
2011-08-25 Northwestern Mutual Foundation donates $47,110 to Easter Seals' kids initiative 0 None
2011-08-25 South African Health Minister promotes exclusive breastfeeding to fight rising infant mortality rate 0 None
2011-08-24 Children's Healthcare of Atlanta acquires Toshiba's Aplio MX ultrasound system 0 None
2011-08-24 Toddlers sensitive to house dust mites at higher risk of developing asthma 0 None
2011-08-24 Children of women with HG more likely to suffer from anxiety, bipolar disorder 0 None
2011-08-24 Study finds children's hospitals underequipped to handle H1N1 pandemics 0 None
2011-08-24 Largest ever molecular-genetic study of ependymomas of the cerebellum 0 1
2011-08-24 Mouthguards can help reduce injuries in student athletes 0 None
2011-08-24 Celldex announces key in vivo efficacy results of CDX-1135 in Dense Deposit Disease 0 5
2011-08-23 Pulse oximetry to detect birth defects: Doctors propose nationwide screening 0 None
2011-08-23 Fewer children falling from windows thanks to safety measures 0 None
2011-08-23 OHA, Plackers partner to combat chronic childhood oral diseases 0 None
2011-08-23 Learning ZoneXpress releases four DVDs based on USDA's MyPlate nutrition initiative 0 None
2011-08-23 Climate shifts may threaten to increase spread of malaria, health experts say 0 None
2011-08-23 USAID helps improve maternal, child health care at Pakistani hospital 0 None
2011-08-23 UNICEF warns Horn of Africa 'crisis will get worse'; China contributes $16M in aid funds to WFP 0 None
2011-08-23 Prenatal smoking affects early neurological development in babies 0 None
2011-08-23 Window fall-related injuries more prevalent among U.S. children 0 None
2011-08-23 Food aid aystem 'needs an overhaul' 0 None
2011-08-23 Nationwide Children's Hospital marks major milestone toward opening of new campus 0 None
2011-08-23 Scientists identify brain-circuit defect that triggers absence seizures 0 None
2011-08-23 Children with asthma more likely to have been exposed to tobacco smoking before birth 0 None
2011-08-22 Children at risk of injury under overstuffed backpacks 0 None
2011-08-22 “Maggie Goes on a Diet” raises storm of protests among experts 0 5
2011-08-22 Coronary stent implantation safe, feasible for infants or toddlers with ACS 0 None
2011-08-22 Pulse oximetry can identify newborns with congenital heart disease 0 None
2011-08-22 Disadvantaged, unhealthy mothers more likely to have sickly children 0 None
2011-08-20 Violence and displacement in Yemen exacerbate child malnutrition 0 None
2011-08-20 NHLBI selects U-M Congenital Heart Center for clinical research 0 None
2011-08-20 St. Joseph's Women's Hospital inaugurates new 64-suite neonatal intensive care unit 0 None
2011-08-20 White House holds call to discuss famine in the Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-08-20 Waist circumference does not effectively predict children with increased risk of diabetes 0 None
2011-08-20 Outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease kills 81 children in Vietnam 0 None
2011-08-20 PBS NewsHour examines polio eradication efforts in India's Uttar Pradesh and Bihar states 0 None
2011-08-20 New research articles focus on sport, physical activity participation across the lifespan 0 None
2011-08-20 Report: Major gains in effort to enroll children in public health care programs 0 None
2011-08-20 Canuck Place receives TD donation to build new children's hospice in Abbotsford 0 None
2011-08-20 Nigerian Governors launch polio vaccination campaign 0 None
2011-08-20 Scientists report molecular structural basis for sex organ, head deformities 0 None
2011-08-20 Babies of mothers with higher pre-pregnancy BMI are fatter, finds study 0 None
2011-08-19 First 5 LA awards Valley Presbyterian Hospital $500,000 to improve breastfeeding rates 0 None
2011-08-19 Common chest wall deformity inhibits lung function as the cavity grows deeper 0 None
2011-08-19 U.K., Islamic countries pledge additional funds for famine aid in Somalia 0 None
2011-08-19 HHS announces $40M in grants to identify and enroll eligible children for Medicaid, CHIP 0 None
2011-08-18 More kids being diagnosed with ADHD 0 4
2011-08-18 First Edition: August 18, 2011 0 None
2011-08-18 Multi-country study of severe pneumonia in hospitalized children 0 None
2011-08-18 National campaign in China aims to rectify gender imbalance 0 None
2011-08-18 Milk helps children to stay hydrated during exercise than water 0 None
2011-08-18 Maternal stress may disrupt masculinization of developing mouse brain 0 None
2011-08-18 UnitedHealthcare, 4-H to launch new nutrition and wellness program for young people 0 None
2011-08-18 Context-focused intervention effective for children with cerebral palsy 0 None
2011-08-18 UNHCR reports 10 children dying daily and women facing risk of rape in Ethiopian refugee camps 0 None
2011-08-18 Skin infection admissions are now the seventh-most-common reason for hospitalizations 0 None
2011-08-17 Study: Eye contact seems to act as an invitation for mimicry 0 None
2011-08-17 Study of Chicago neighborhoods tracks prevalence of five key public health issues 0 None
2011-08-17 U.S. 'can be proud' of past, future investments to improve food security 0 None
2011-08-17 Young stressed females can impair future offspring, also improve resilience 0 None
2011-08-17 PERCH study to look at current and likely future causes of childhood pneumonia 0 None
2011-08-17 Volunteen Program at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 0 None
2011-08-17 Seattle Children's receives Gates Foundation grant to complete development of Sea-PAP 0 None
2011-08-17 NIH study in mice shows potential new target for treatment of ADHD 0 None
2011-08-17 Study finds broadest immune response from LAIV nasal spray vaccines for children 0 None
2011-08-17 FDA approves two new strengths of Lupron Depot-PED for central precocious puberty 0 None
2011-08-16 Disease outbreaks, looting hampering relief efforts in Somalia famine 0 None
2011-08-16 Study investigates autism spectrum disorder, sibling recurrence 0 None
2011-08-16 Scientists identify potential target that could combat allergies of early childhood 0 1.5
2011-08-16 Key Assets' new fostering agency now open in Kentucky 0 None
2011-08-16 PlusNews examines challenges to Burundi's PMTCT program 0 None
2011-08-16 East African profiles new GAVI Alliance CEO Seth Berkley 0 None
2011-08-16 A call for safer birth practices in Timor-Leste 0 None
2011-08-16 Study suggests link between pre-pregnancy obesity and asthma symptoms in teen children 0 None
2011-08-16 Scientists identify potential new target for childhood eye tumor 0 4.5
2011-08-16 Parents view children's nut allergies as 'frivolous and self-indulgent fad' 0 4
2011-08-16 Study confirms presence of bacteria linked with early childhood caries in infant saliva 0 None
2011-08-16 AVI BioPharma, MDA to initiate exon-51 Phase 2 trial in Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 None
2011-08-16 MRI scans show children of depressed mothers have enlarged amygdala 0 None
2011-08-16 Toclizumab for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis 0 None
2011-08-15 The face may reveal facts from childhood: Study 0 1
2011-08-12 Increase in public awareness leads to lower obesity in children 0 None
2011-08-12 Study finds decrease in inpatient hospitalizations for the elderly with psychiatric diagnosis 0 None
2011-08-12 Feeling the budget squeeze, some states reduce kids' access to care 0 None
2011-08-12 Blood test early in pregnancy to detect baby’s gender 0 None
2011-08-12 TCHP receives Texas HHSC's managed care renewed contracts 0 None
2011-08-12 SIGMAR1 gene mutation associated with development of juvenile ALS 0 None
2011-08-12 Study finds increase in amount of brown fat among lean children 0 None
2011-08-11 BSC's campaign aims to combat Zombieitis in teens 0 None
2011-08-11 Narcissism may help children navigate adolescence 0 None
2011-08-11 Fertile Guatemala faces starvation as subsistence crops fail 0 None
2011-08-11 Study suggests link between gene variant and Proteus syndrome 0 None
2011-08-11 Northern California's pregnant women have higher PBDE flame retardant exposures 0 None
2011-08-10 Child’s food preferences could be determined in womb: Study 0 5
2011-08-10 Pink or blue – now find out at 7 weeks of pregnancy 0 None
2011-08-10 YASOO Health launches grape flavored liquid iron supplement for children 0 None
2011-08-10 U.S. can do more to reverse famine in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-08-10 UNICEF-funded study shows extent of violence against children in Tanzania 0 None
2011-08-10 Family Nutrition Program educates parents, children on healthy food choices 0 None
2011-08-10 Report highlights issues that affect Aboriginal maternal, child health in various regions 0 None
2011-08-10 Noninvasive prenatal DNA test can detect fetus at risk for sex-linked disorders 0 None
2011-08-10 Study finds very low rates of pertussis in children with cough 0 None
2011-08-10 Sleep deprivation negatively affects school-age children 0 None
2011-08-10 Research shows six-fold risk of autism in grandchildren of acrodynia survivors 0 None
2011-08-10 Vitamin D, UVB may help prevent dental caries 0 None
2011-08-09 Toilet training for young children 0 None
2011-08-09 Jill Biden leads U.S. delegation to Kenya to assess conditions in Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-08-09 New study focuses on Anopheles gambiae to prevent spread of malaria 0 None
2011-08-09 Study examines GPS monitoring of adult sex offenders in Maricopa County, AZ 0 2
2011-08-09 Study finds key influential factors linked with risk of allergies in babies 0 None
2011-08-09 Study helps clarify definition of gastroesophageal reflux disease 0 None
2011-08-09 EDRP offers free family counseling to combat eating disorders in adolescents 0 None
2011-08-09 Provider groups weigh in with Supreme Court on Calif. Medicaid case; Fla. docs oppose Medicaid revamp 0 None
2011-08-08 Share A Smile program for kids in need of major orthodontic care 0 None
2011-08-08 Smoking figures show decrease in heavy smokers but rise in teenage and light smokers 0 None
2011-08-08 Mindless eating: Don't rely on your stomach to tell you when you're full! 0 None
2011-08-08 Researchers use SNAP technology to assess fetal gene expression in amniotic fluid 0 None
2011-08-06 USDA scientists develop new food aid product 0 None
2011-08-06 Measles Initiative vaccinates one billion children 0 None
2011-08-05 India to use mothers' mobile phones to track child immunizations 0 None
2011-08-05 Key protein discoveries could lead to new lung repair therapies for children, adults 0 None
2011-08-05 Hand hygiene knowledge reduces risk of infection in elementary schools, HCW 0 None
2011-08-05 TrustLaw publishes special report on child marriage 0 None
2011-08-05 New legislation allows physicians in Texas to treat chronic Lyme disease 0 None
2011-08-05 Specific microRNA cluster could play a key role in retinoblastoma development 0 None
2011-08-05 Predictive genetic testing may identify children's risk for developing common, treatable disorders 0 None
2011-08-05 FDA approves first scorpion antivenom 0 None
2011-08-05 Study: Poorly controlled asthma doubles healthcare costs linked with disease 0 None
2011-08-05 Scientists develop Instant Corn Soy Blend for young children 0 None
2011-08-05 Daily text messages to health workers improve proper malaria treatment administration, study shows 0 None
2011-08-04 Safe Kids USA to host Youth Sports Safety Clinics 0 None
2011-08-04 Hundreds of parents in Nigerian state refusing polio vaccinations for children 0 None
2011-08-04 Obama administration issues new guidance on aid to drought-stricken Somalia 0 None
2011-08-04 Breastfeeding for up to one year after birth can reduce child mortality, UNICEF says 0 None
2011-08-04 Children of depressed mothers in developing countries less likely to thrive, report says 0 None
2011-08-04 New research highlights urgent need to develop specific guidelines for HIV-infected children 0 None
2011-08-04 Study confirms accuracy of developmental screening tests for children 0 None
2011-08-04 U.N. issues appeal for air cargo space, warns about rising child mortality among Somalis in Kenya 0 None
2011-08-04 Fatty acids, nutrients during pregnancy can reduce risk of breast cancer in female offspring 0 None
2011-08-04 Bad teeth in Ozzie kids worries dental health experts 0 None
2011-08-04 'Concussions in the Classroom' program for high school teachers 0 None
2011-08-04 Instituto Bioclon receives FDA approval for Anascorp to treat Centruroides scorpion sting 0 None
2011-08-03 Narrative exposure therapy can reduce PTSD symptoms in former child soldiers 0 None
2011-08-03 New approach reduces cyanogen, enhances nutritional value in root crop 0 None
2011-08-03 Marital instability impacts child's sleep patterns 0 None
2011-08-03 PBS NewsHour profiles projects competing in saving lives at birth challenge 0 None
2011-08-03 Closer to babies in NICUs 0 None
2011-08-03 Negative physiological changes may raise risk of type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-08-03 UNICEF faces $50M shortfall to aid children in flood-affected areas of Pakistan 0 None
2011-08-03 Tiny controlled-release antibiotic pellet can treat glue ear infection in children 0 None
2011-08-03 Study links indoor air cleaner use with improved asthma symptoms in children 0 None
2011-08-03 OUP, PIDS partner to publish Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 0 None
2011-08-03 Hospitals not doing enough to encourage breastfeeding among new mothers: CDC report 0 None
2011-08-03 Novel therapy reduces elevated blood levels of toxic protein in women with preeclampsia 0 None
2011-08-02 Low-cost UC sensor can quickly detect heavy metals in humans 0 None
2011-08-02 Officials in Nigerian state say parents who refuse polio vaccination for children could be prosecuted 0 None
2011-08-02 Early life exposure to mold may increase risk of asthma in infants 0 None
2011-08-02 New insight into causes of pronoun confusion in autism 0 None
2011-08-01 Pregnancy and electromagnetic fields linked to asthma in kids 0 None
2011-08-01 DHA during pregnancy prevents colds in babies: Study 0 None
2011-08-01 Meningococcal case at Townsville child care center 0 None
2011-08-01 Majority of infants consume more salt than recommended 0 None
2011-07-31 Weight-loss programs a waste of time: Expert opinion 5 3
2011-07-30 Tiny Prints partners with March of Dimes 0 None
2011-07-30 Clinton praises innovators for their work to help mothers and children 0 None
2011-07-30 Therapeutic hypothermia might not be effective for children after heart attack 0 None
2011-07-30 BlueCross, SodexoMAGIC holds an end-of-summer barbeque for Chattanooga youth 0 None
2011-07-30 National campaign to eradicate child heat stroke deaths in vehicles 0 None
2011-07-30 Need for medical ID bracelets has risen due to increase in juvenile diabetes 0 None
2011-07-30 AHRQ: Average annual prescription drug expenses for children with asthma have doubled 0 None
2011-07-30 UNICEF calls for all actors to make saving children's lives the top priority 0 None
2011-07-30 SACHDNC presents new recommendations for storing dried newborn blood specimens 0 None
2011-07-30 Resection of brain regions with fast ripples may improve seizure outcome in pediatric epilepsy: Study 0 None
2011-07-30 FDA issues 90-day extension for Pfizer's Prevnar 13 sBLA to treat pneumonia in adults 0 None
2011-07-30 UH Rainbow physicians to participate in two new clinical trials with AsthmaNet 0 None
2011-07-29 New methods to detect illegal clouding agents in sports drinks 0 None
2011-07-29 Niger facing high child malnutrition rates 0 None
2011-07-29 French maternal and child health clinics threatened by poor economy 0 None
2011-07-29 U.N. officials reiterate clean drinking water and sanitation are human rights issues 0 None
2011-07-29 UMMS announces two-year contract to provide newborn screening services in Maine 0 2
2011-07-29 Tips to make family vacations less hazardous for kids and parents 0 None
2011-07-29 Drinking, drugs and cigarettes not so cool for ‘teens’ these days 0 None
2011-07-28 New candidate gene for human benign childhood epilepsies 0 None
2011-07-28 Natural recycling system, PPAR agonists can help protect children with heart defects 0 None
2011-07-28 Researchers identify gene linked to Lesch-Nyhan disease 0 None
2011-07-28 Study finds harmful haloacetic acids in the urine of pool workers, swimmers 0 None
2011-07-28 Conference to discuss new discoveries in cognitive neuroscience research 0 None
2011-07-28 Puget Sound Blood Center, Seattle Children's inaugurate new on-site lab 0 None
2011-07-28 U.S. food labelling system has a positive impact 0 None
2011-07-28 Early intervention can prevent childhood anxiety: Macquarie colloquium series 0 None
2011-07-28 ADHD severity impacts child's health-related quality of life 0 None
2011-07-27 UNICEF in new African vaccine drive 0 None
2011-07-27 A healthier ‘Happy Meal’ on the way 0 None
2011-07-27 OR models verify cost effectiveness of hepatitis B interventions 0 1
2011-07-27 New series of hospital-based adventure books for children 0 None
2011-07-27 Researchers compile first global estimates of coeliac disease and associated mortality 0 None
2011-07-27 Mayo Clinic releases recommendations from the ice hockey concussion summit 0 4
2011-07-27 Positive results from phase Ib/IIa trial of novel molecular technique for Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 None
2011-07-27 World leaders should either scale up commitment to polio eradication significantly or abandon goal 0 None
2011-07-27 New Penn Center for Orphan Disease Research and Therapy 0 None
2011-07-27 Cedars-Sinai's COACH for Kids and Their Families to increase oral health services for students 0 None
2011-07-27 Follow-up dose recommended to defend children against pandemic virus outbreaks 0 None
2011-07-27 Special panel votes in favor of HDE approval for EXCOR Pediatric VAD 0 None
2011-07-27 Four-year study to test effectiveness of WHO Safe Childbirth program 0 None
2011-07-27 NSU, Immunotec collaborate to determine effects of Immunocal on children with ASD 0 3
2011-07-26 Key risk factors for death, transplantation in children with dilated cardiomyopathy 0 None
2011-07-26 Majority of parents unaware of medical research participation opportunities for children 0 None
2011-07-26 New hope for infants born with Spinal Muscular Atrophy 0 None
2011-07-26 Symposium on early childhood dental disease 0 None
2011-07-26 fMRI scans can identify biological signs of autism in toddlers 0 None
2011-07-26 Women & Infants creates fully integrated center for high-risk pregnancy 0 None
2011-07-25 Understaffed maternity units in UK struggling to cope 0 None
2011-07-25 Chicken pox vaccine reduced related deaths by 88% 0 None
2011-07-25 Fluoride supplements neither safe or effective 0 5
2011-07-25 Safety tips to avoid backpack injuries 0 None
2011-07-25 A Step Ahead Pediatric Therapy partners with The Eisen Agency 0 None
2011-07-25 Intravenous fluids appear to lower severity of kidney failure in children with E. coli infection 0 None
2011-07-25 Two genetic variations can identify children at higher risk of radiation-induced second cancers 0 None
2011-07-25 Infanticide and attempted infanticide common crimes among inmates in Malian capital's women's prison 0 None
2011-07-25 Children with ADHD may face increased risk of pedestrian injury 0 None
2011-07-25 Eating location, food source impact daily energy intake for children 0 None
2011-07-25 Nearly 720,000 children are at risk of death across the Horn of Africa 0 None
2011-07-25 Tips for children with allergies or asthma 1 None
2011-07-24 Catholic Church apologizes for past forced adoption practices 0 None
2011-07-22 Effects of refusal and delay in childhood vaccination 0 None
2011-07-22 IRIN reports on challenges to fighting child malnutrition in Nepal 0 None
2011-07-22 Insight into Fragile X Syndrome and autism 0 None
2011-07-22 Clinton discusses clean cookstove initiative in India 0 None
2011-07-22 Social safety net programs also reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2011-07-22 Fla., Idaho differ on federal funds tied to health law 0 None
2011-07-22 The Joint Commission certifies 7 disease-specific programs at Children's Medical Center 0 None
2011-07-22 NPR: Vaccine cost-benefit analysis complicates guidelines 0 None
2011-07-22 FDA approves U.S. launch of Wiskott-Aldrich gene therapy clinical trial 0 None
2011-07-22 GLB teens more likely to live away from their families 0 None
2011-07-22 GIDAC recommends FDA approval of Janssen's REMICADE for treatment of pediatric UC 0 None
2011-07-22 Study on maternal employment, child socio-emotional behaviour in the UK 0 None
2011-07-21 Scientists find distinct links between smoking during pregnancy and long-term harm for the child 0 None
2011-07-21 Youth sport can help children develop transferrable personal and social skills 0 None
2011-07-21 Researchers discover novel combination of two mutations in a patient with ADHD 0 None
2011-07-21 Children and adults with social withdrawal due to Fragile X may benefit from STX209 0 None
2011-07-21 Exposure to household tobacco smoke increases risk of bronchiolitis in infants 0 None
2011-07-21 Save the Children report examines 'healthcare deserts' 0 None
2011-07-20 Babies of stressed pregnant mums may have lasting effects 0 None
2011-07-20 VIVUS to present topiramate exposure, birth defect data at IEC 0 None
2011-07-20 Kool Smiles inaugurates new Elkhart office to offer dental services 0 None
2011-07-20 Young people with serious genetic blood disorder are not getting right help at school 0 None
2011-07-20 Study investigates mercury deposits in industrialized city soil 0 None
2011-07-20 Cord Blood Bank of Arkansas opens at UAMS 0 None
2011-07-20 'Be a Hero for Babies Day' raises $2.75 million for March of Dimes 0 None
2011-07-20 GAVI begins rotavirus immunization campaign 0 None
2011-07-19 Two key genes may help prevent childhood leukemia 0 None
2011-07-19 Texas Children's Hospital uses new surgical approach for treating epilepsy 0 5
2011-07-19 'Global Leap for Life 2011' gives people chance to raise money for cancer charities 0 None
2011-07-19 Newborn study suggests that increase in congenital hypothyroidism is entirely artifactual 0 None
2011-07-19 DNDi's new drug development programme for children with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-07-19 Thalidomide analog shows promise against sickle cell disease 0 None
2011-07-19 Teens with positive sense of well-being more likely to report being healthy in young adulthood 0 None
2011-07-19 Exposure to tobacco smoke nearly doubles risk of hearing loss among adolescents 0 None
2011-07-19 Scientists define structure of astrovirus that causes juvenile diarrhea 0 None
2011-07-19 Study looks at bed-sharing and effect on child behavior 0 None
2011-07-19 Grandparents driving kids around might be safer than parents 0 1
2011-07-18 Obesity in kids reaches extreme levels 0 None
2011-07-18 Washington Post examines access to maternal and child health care in Sierra Leone 0 None
2011-07-18 Bedsharing in toddlerhood does not negatively affect children's behavior and cognition 0 None
2011-07-18 Coronary CTA non-invasive and safe for children 0 None
2011-07-16 Children with private insurance more likely to receive comprehensive primary care 0 None
2011-07-15 Ellipse's MAGEC System can effectively treat children with Early Onset Scoliosis 0 5
2011-07-15 Horn of Africa nations risk 'massive famine,' Shah says 0 None
2011-07-15 Ultrasound can detect risk of psychiatric disorders in premature infants 0 None
2011-07-15 Study: Overall awareness about eye health lower among ethnic Americans 0 None
2011-07-15 CDC investigators working to understand nodding syndrome among East African children 0 None
2011-07-15 Scientific American presents slide show on MTCT prevention 0 None
2011-07-15 Seattle Children's inaugurates new center for cancer research 0 None
2011-07-15 Partially hydrolysed whey formula does not prevent allergies in high-risk infants 0 None
2011-07-15 Babies have far less ability to recognize rapidly changing images than adults 0 None
2011-07-15 OSI Systems introduces Sonicaid Encore to track fetal heartbeat 0 None
2011-07-14 Study examines psychological problems among adopted children 0 None
2011-07-14 Children's Hospital of Alabama purchases iRISecure tissue tracking system from Mobile Aspects 0 None
2011-07-14 N.Y. ends plan to force hospitals to curb caesarean sections for Medicaid enrollees 0 None
2011-07-14 Study examines accuracy, effectiveness of pre-sport participation ECG screenings 0 None
2011-07-14 New BGU system could prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome 0 None
2011-07-13 Family planning essential for meeting world population's needs 0 None
2011-07-13 Study: Family meals may help prevent eating disorders in teens 0 None
2011-07-13 Study: No evidence of increased risk of leukaemia near nuclear power plants 0 None
2011-07-13 UIC to begin STX209 clinical trial for treatment of autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2011-07-13 Severely obese children should be removed from parents, placed in care: Expert opinion 0 None
2011-07-12 Tips for parents to prepare healthy summer snacks 0 None
2011-07-12 Two studies on childhood leukemia 0 None
2011-07-12 Groundbreaking study on treatment of separation anxiety disorder 0 2
2011-07-12 Maternal smoking during pregnancy causes serious birth defects 0 None
2011-07-12 Researchers identify obesity-related paradoxes among Chinese youth 0 None
2011-07-12 Secondhand smoke linked to ADHD, learning and behavioral disorders in kids 0 None
2011-07-11 A 16 pound baby born in Texas 0 5
2011-07-11 Potential causes for drops in children's immunization rate 0 None
2011-07-11 'Vanishing' girl population in India 0 5
2011-07-11 LSUHSC to study mid, long-term health consequences of oil exposure 0 None
2011-07-11 Study confirms maternal alcohol consumption increases risk of birth outcomes 0 None
2011-07-10 Three hours exercise each day necessary for babies and toddlers 0 None
2011-07-10 Circumcision subjected to vote this November in San Francisco 2 None
2011-07-08 Women exposed to domestic violence during childhood may experience PTSD as adults 0 None
2011-07-08 XLR paediatric-optimized MRI workflow to address unmet need in imaging 0 None
2011-07-08 SNE's nutrition educator receives 2011 Helen Denning Ullrich Award of Excellence 0 None
2011-07-08 Children with hearing impairment can benefit from UNHS screening program 0 None
2011-07-07 Jamie Oliver’s healthy school meal efforts analyzed 0 None
2011-07-07 Levels of urinary eosinophil protein-X may predict future atopy in asymptomatic children 0 None
2011-07-07 Data fusion of three vital signs may predict serious illness in children 0 None
2011-07-07 With Minn. budget talks stalled, social services make funding plea 0 None
2011-07-07 Sports improve cognitive, emotional and behavioral well-being in boys 0 None
2011-07-07 Sodium intake during pregnancy alters kidney development in offspring 0 None
2011-07-06 Overall risk of stillbirth low among ART children 0 None
2011-07-06 Fiscal problems could be mitigated by ART conceived children 0 None
2011-07-06 Frozen embryo transfer may not adversely affect neonatal outcome 0 2
2011-07-06 Majority of tonsil surgery in children performed during summer vacation 0 5
2011-07-06 New modified adult device effective, inexpensive for children with pneumonia 0 None
2011-07-06 Air traffic pollution impacts growth and development of unborn children 0 None
2011-07-06 Researchers investigate predictors for adverse outcome in IVF singletons 0 None
2011-07-06 Tips to help children and teens prepare for games in extreme heat 0 None
2011-07-06 The essential role of midwives 0 None
2011-07-06 Maternal smoking cessation improves perinatal outcomes in children 0 None
2011-07-06 Study: 16-month old infants learn to transfer knowledge in new situations 0 None
2011-07-06 Maternal anxiety, depression may increase risk of asthma in children 0 None
2011-07-06 Infants treated with certain HIV medication more likely to experience adrenal dysfunction 0 None
2011-07-06 Study: 'Vanishing twin' linked to increased risk of congenital malformations 0 None
2011-07-06 Obese children more likely to be bullied 0 None
2011-07-05 First bloodless heart transplant on 6-year-old boy performed at Nationwide Children's Hospital 0 5
2011-07-05 ICSI study shows strong increase in first trimester pregnancy loss after the age of 38 0 4
2011-07-05 Recursive partitioning analysis identifies children at higher risk of reabuse 0 None
2011-07-05 Withholding treatment appears to be primary mode of infant deaths in NICU 0 None
2011-07-05 Antidepressants during first trimester linked to increased risk of autism 1 None
2011-07-05 Closer look at the effect military deployment has on children 0 None
2011-07-05 Autism Speaks announces significant findings from largest study of twins with ASD 0 None
2011-07-05 Anti-depressants during early pregnancy linked to increased risk of autism 0 None
2011-07-05 Shared environment influences susceptibility to autism more than previously thought 0 None
2011-07-04 Stress coping strategies in child protection services 1 5
2011-07-04 Ways to protect children from X-ray radiation 0 None
2011-07-04 Women can have successful pregnancy after recurrent miscarriage 0 4
2011-07-04 Primiparity, maternal smoking and BMI linked to risk of pre-term birth 0 None
2011-07-04 New model may help reduce multiple pregnancies in women 0 None
2011-07-04 Study: Urban children more likely to use active school transportation 0 None
2011-07-02 WFP funding shortfall forcing cutbacks in Afghanistan 0 None
2011-07-02 Leading psychologist to discuss modern childhood at Bristol public lecture 0 5
2011-07-02 Hidden incision endoscopic technique eliminates visible scarring in kidney surgery 0 None
2011-07-02 Children with dairy allergies can benefit from foods that contain baked milk 0 None
2011-07-01 AHRQ releases data on disparities involving hospitalization of children for asthma 0 None
2011-07-01 ASCB Childcare grant eases science career vs. family conflict 0 None
2011-07-01 Explicit instruction makes children less likely to engage in spontaneous exploration and discovery 0 None
2011-07-01 The Max Cure Foundation, SWCRF partner to fund pediatric cancer research 0 None
2011-07-01 U.N. Somalia coordinator warns about increasing rates of malnutrition 0 None
2011-07-01 Unhealthy food adverts on TV induce children to to eat high-fat and high-sugar foods 0 None
2011-07-01 Health care reform eligibility restrictions will lead to exclusion of 220,000 children in California 0 None
2011-06-30 Child psychiatrists update mental illness handbook to guide clinicians and students 0 None
2011-06-30 Skanska secures SEK 1.3B to expand Nemours Children's Hospital in Delaware 0 None
2011-06-30 Molecular radiotherapy offers hope for children with neuroblastoma 0 None
2011-06-30 One-third of immigrant children, many foreign-born adults in N.J. lack health coverage 0 None
2011-06-30 Most cases of facial nerve paralysis in children can be treated successfully 0 2.5
2011-06-30 S. aureus pneumonia rates in children have doubled over past decade 0 None
2011-06-30 Glia plays key role in preventing progression of Rett Syndrome symptoms 0 None
2011-06-30 Innovation in contact lenses for children wins Donald Korb Award 0 None
2011-06-30 Genes in Tasmanian Devil give new hope to children with cancer 0 None
2011-06-29 Children and adolescents should not consume sports drinks 0 None
2011-06-29 NPR examines maternal, child health in Mozambique 0 None
2011-06-29 Early musical interventions may benefit children with dyslexia having difficulties in learning to read 0 4
2011-06-29 Some adult survivors of childhood cancer are at risk for multiple cancers 0 None
2011-06-29 Study proves efficacy of cellulose powder, without any adverse effects, in treatment of hay fever for children 0 None
2011-06-29 Asperger syndrome characteristics evident during child's first two years 0 2
2011-06-29 Direct incentives for vaccination would increase rates 0 None
2011-06-28 Nine-year-old recovers with experimental heart pump 0 None
2011-06-28 Australian Medical Association calls for ban on junk food ads aimed at kids 0 5
2011-06-28 TrialNet presents Diamyd Phase II study results on type 1 diabetes at ADA 2011 0 None
2011-06-28 UNICEF representative warns Filipino children displaced after flooding face disease risk 0 None
2011-06-28 Tips for keeping children safe around water 0 None
2011-06-28 New strategies for minimising the consequences of preterm babies 0 None
2011-06-27 Study finds increase in life expectancy for people with type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-27 Former U.S. Surgeon General calls for intensive effort to promote child health 0 None
2011-06-27 Study finds no adverse effects of vitamin D supplements in pregnant women, newborns 0 None
2011-06-27 Maternal MS not linked with poor pregnancy or birth outcomes 0 None
2011-06-27 Vaccination against rotavirus decreases hospitalization rates among infants 0 None
2011-06-27 Policy leaders to identify targeted strategies for creating national breastfeeding agenda 0 None
2011-06-27 AWHONN, Elsevier partner to review and update Maternal-Newborn skills 0 None
2011-06-24 Recommendations to curb high rates of obesity among young children 0 None
2011-06-24 Combined pediatric neuroscience programs at Barrow Neurological Institute 0 None
2011-06-24 Breast milk is an incredible low-tech solution for infant malnutrition 0 None
2011-06-24 ViroPharma receives positive European CHMP opinion for Buccolam to treat acute seizures 0 None
2011-06-24 CCEI adds new course, Healthy Habits: Nutrition and Fitness Practices 0 None
2011-06-24 Groups join forces to research new diarrheal therapies 0 None
2011-06-24 Birth defects more prevalent in mountaintop coal mining areas 0 None
2011-06-24 Growth-braking tumor-suppressor gene slows growth of childhood brain tumors 0 None
2011-06-24 New IUPUI facility to focus on urban health issues 0 None
2011-06-24 New VAAST software tool can identify disease-causing mutations in rare genetic disorders 0 None
2011-06-24 Psychosocial stress may enhance lung-damaging effects of traffic-related pollution in children 0 None
2011-06-24 Furthering progress on childhood vaccines 0 None
2011-06-24 Oxytocin hormone holds promise for children with Prader-Willi syndrome 1 None
2011-06-24 New report offers policy recommendations to combat early childhood obesity 0 None
2011-06-24 Longer looks: Prenatal care for dads; rise in bipolar diagnosis for children 0 None
2011-06-24 ACS designates Stanford as level-2 pediatric trauma center 0 None
2011-06-23 Surgery for children motivates smoking parents to try to quit 0 None
2011-06-23 GAD vaccine DIAPREV-IT study in high-risk children continues as planned 0 4
2011-06-23 Summer safety tips to keep kids safe 0 None
2011-06-23 Autistic toddlers’ brain research may help early diagnosis: Study 0 None
2011-06-23 Weak neural synchronization could serve as powerful, new biological marker of autism 0 None
2011-06-23 More frequent use of ultrasound recommended in twin pregnancies 0 None
2011-06-23 Mothers receiving influenza vaccination during pregnancy also protect infants 0 None
2011-06-23 First audio data of naturally occurring spanking of children 0 None
2011-06-23 Experts to focus on Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome at New York Academy of Sciences conference 0 None
2011-06-23 Scientists find altering hormone levels change cellular development in brain 0 None
2011-06-23 Tips to protect children from falling 0 None
2011-06-22 Barrow Neurological Institute announces Phoenix Children’s Hospital as new pediatric affiliate 0 None
2011-06-22 New home for children's emergency care opens in upper Manhattan 0 None
2011-06-22 Upgraded midwifery services could save up to 3.6M lives in developing countries 0 None
2011-06-22 Maternal smoking 'imprints' unhealthy set of characteristics on unborn babies 0 None
2011-06-22 Smoking during pregnancy lowers offspring's HDL cholesterol, greater risk of heart disease later 0 None
2011-06-22 More mothers are breast feeding: Report 0 None
2011-06-21 Seaside Therapeutics commences STX209 Phase 2b study in autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2011-06-21 Poll: Few parents fully understand their role in preventing infections at water parks 0 None
2011-06-21 Kid’s allergies estimated to be more prevalent than thought 0 None
2011-06-21 Focus on men in family planning programs 0 None
2011-06-21 First Australian clinic to exclusively diagnose and treat fetal alcohol spectrum disorders 0 None
2011-06-21 Study: 1 in 13 children suffer from food allergies 0 None
2011-06-21 Study: Portable pools may be more dangerous for children than many parents realize 0 None
2011-06-21 Tony Blair visits Sierra Leone, calls for increased investment, better governance 0 None
2011-06-21 Johns Hopkins scientists develop mouse model for autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2011-06-21 The Hormone Foundation releases 'SaveMyFertility' website for cancer patients 0 None
2011-06-21 Adult-focused programs also reduce smoking among adolescents 0 None
2011-06-21 Quality home learning experiences may help prepare children for kindergarten 0 None
2011-06-21 Additional, better-trained midwives needed to save millions of women and newborns worldwide, report says 0 None
2011-06-21 Research provides important insight into 'systemizing' theory of autism 0 None
2011-06-21 J.P. Morgan announces donation of £1.5M to GAVI Alliance 0 None
2011-06-20 Is it safe to give babies and toddlers cough medicines? 0 None
2011-06-20 Urinary incontinence after child birth increases risk of postpartum depression 0 1
2011-06-20 Project to explore how interactivity, music can improve health outcomes of children with disabilities 0 None
2011-06-20 News media and childhood obesity 0 None
2011-06-20 New study: 8% of children have food allergies 0 None
2011-06-19 Mother and baby cytomegalovirus screening important to prevent consequences 0 None
2011-06-18 Additional funding announced for PEPFAR programs in Africa 0 None
2011-06-18 UNICEF calls on governments to improve status of children on Day of the African Child 0 None
2011-06-18 News highlights: Report urges smoke-free laws; N.J. state workers rally against pension and health care changes 0 None
2011-06-18 OptumHealth names Women & Infants as Center of Excellence for Reproductive Resource Services 0 None
2011-06-18 Research roundup: Kids on Medicaid have trouble seeing a specialist; safety in outpatient facilities; community health center patients linking to electronic health care 0 None
2011-06-17 High rates of type 1 diabetes in Australian children 0 None
2011-06-17 Children of parents who drink, likely to take up the bottle: Study 0 None
2011-06-17 U.S. government's GAVI pledge took 'trade-offs' in global health portfolio 0 None
2011-06-17 Children with head trauma after normal CT scans do not require neurosurgical intervention 0 None
2011-06-17 Japan to evacuate pregnant women, children at risk of high radiation levels outside of evacuation zone 0 None
2011-06-17 First artificial lung transplantation in toddler performed at St. Louis Children's Hospital 0 None
2011-06-17 Inaccurate number sense is one cause of math learning disabilities 0 None
2011-06-17 'Blue baby' study sheds light on basic biology 0 5
2011-06-17 Menafrivac more effective, less expensive than older meningitis vaccines, studies say 0 None
2011-06-17 First genetic, biochemical tests for Idiopathic Infantile Hypercalcemia 0 None
2011-06-16 Children use self-induced vomiting as weight-loss strategy: Study 0 None
2011-06-16 Interactive humanoid robots can help children with autism 0 None
2011-06-16 Young fathers more willing to ask for parenting help 0 None
2011-06-16 Children born pre-term have persistent drive to succeed 0 None
2011-06-16 Majority of publicly-insured children unable to get doctor's appointment for medical conditions 0 None
2011-06-16 Children's Medical Center to open new $21M Specialty Care Center in Southlake 0 None
2011-06-16 Study: Glowing gel improves children's hand hygiene 0 None
2011-06-16 Serious RSV infections may occur in previously healthy infants and children 0 None
2011-06-16 Simple and cheap Syphilis test could save the lives of millions of babies 0 None
2011-06-15 Childhood cancer survivors at increased risk of new cancers in middle age 0 3
2011-06-15 Precise method to determine age of bruises 0 5
2011-06-15 Meeting promotes partnership to end malnutrition in first 1,000 days of life 0 None
2011-06-15 Editorial, opinion pieces respond to GAVI pledging conference 0 None
2011-06-15 Novartis Bexsero pivotal study data on meningococcal serogroup B presented at ESPID 0 None
2011-06-15 Tubularized incised plate procedure effective for boys with hypospadias 0 None
2011-06-15 World Economic Forum on East Asia panel calls for governments to do more to achieve MDGs 0 None
2011-06-15 Large donations help GAVI raise $4.3B, exceeding goal 0 None
2011-06-15 Children with good understanding of cardinal principle do better in maths 0 None
2011-06-15 Family socioeconomic situation linked to sedentary behaviours in children 0 None
2011-06-15 Local misconceptions of children's immune systems hindering HIV treatment in Malawi, study says 0 None
2011-06-15 Fast food restaurants have no impact on high school students' weight 0 None
2011-06-15 Guidelines for pediatric use of polysomnography for sleep-disordered breathing before tonsillectomy 0 None
2011-06-15 Penn State receives NIH grant to improve public health 0 None
2011-06-15 High-quality fathering reduces risky sexual behavior by daughters 0 None
2011-06-15 Food coloring additives do not cause ADHD in children 0 None
2011-06-15 FDA approves Abbott's CREON capsules for treatment of EPI due to cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-06-14 Development through foreign aid requires global cooperation 0 None
2011-06-14 Poor maternal nutrition predisposes offspring to type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-14 U.K., U.S., Australia, Gates Foundation promise funds to GAVI Alliance at pledging conference 0 None
2011-06-14 Children with sleep problems more likely to be hyperactive and inattentive in kindergarten 0 None
2011-06-14 Exposure to cigarettes fosters tween smoking: New study 0 None
2011-06-13 Billions committed for children’s vaccines 0 None
2011-06-13 New tool to rapidly assess risk of aggressive, violent behavior by children and adolescents 0 None
2011-06-13 HHS: Enrollment in high-risk pools tops 20,000 0 None
2011-06-13 Government officials, civil society leaders and activists to combat child malnutrition 0 None
2011-06-13 Secretary of State Clinton travels to sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2011-06-13 McMaster researchers: Routine autism screening not needed for children 0 None
2011-06-13 Five guidelines for avoiding ventilators improve pediatric outcomes, reduce costs of care 0 None
2011-06-13 Two champions of children's health care to receive CHF award at annual benefit 0 None
2011-06-13 Alliance receives $23.2M RWJF grant to extend Healthy Schools Program through 2014 0 None
2011-06-13 UNAIDS, PEPFAR announce campaign to eliminate MTCT of HIV by 2015 0 None
2011-06-13 S. African government program reduced MTCT HIV transmission rate to 3.5%, study shows 0 None
2011-06-13 Study finds no link between early exposure to pets and children's risk of allergies 0 None
2011-06-13 Final data from Alexion's Soliris Phase 2 studies on aHUS presented at EHA 2011 0 4
2011-06-10 New opportunities to save another 6.4 million lives 0 None
2011-06-10 Research Roundup: Depression disparities; Parents' views of vaccines 0 None
2011-06-10 Protein missing in fragile X syndrome acts as a molecular toggle switch in brain cells 0 None
2011-06-10 Parents and teachers can benefit from Screening Kids for Intervention and Prevention 0 None
2011-06-10 Ban calls for global unity to end AIDS by 2020 at U.N. meeting opening 0 None
2011-06-10 Widespread vaccination could save millions of child lives, billions of dollars, Health Affairs studies say 0 None
2011-06-10 Childhood obesity study points to fathers' nutritional ignorance 0 None
2011-06-10 Mothers' B vitamin intake protects children against intestinal tumors 0 None
2011-06-10 Study finds brain differences in preschool children with symptoms of ADHD 0 None
2011-06-09 Global initiative to prevent HIV in babies 0 None
2011-06-09 The ‘decade of vaccines’ has the potential to save lives, many challenges ahead 0 None
2011-06-09 New vaccine leads to dramatic fall in meningitis A cases 0 None
2011-06-09 Leadership Reads Initiative to minimize teen alcohol consumption and drug use 0 None
2011-06-09 JDRF, Selecta Biosciences partner to develop type 1 diabetes vaccine 0 None
2011-06-09 Health law's independent payment board draws new opposition 0 None
2011-06-09 PEPFAR, UNAIDS to announce new plan for preventing MTCT of HIV 0 None
2011-06-09 CAMH receives $2.5 million PHAC grant to expand school-based violence prevention program 0 None
2011-06-09 Children who experience trauma more likely to have behavior and learning problems 0 5
2011-06-09 Medical management preferred over surgery for pediatric orbital cellulitis 0 None
2011-06-08 Childhood trauma linked to higher rates of mental health problems and obesity, says Stanford/Packard psychiatrist 0 None
2011-06-08 Drop in flu vaccination rates alarms health authorities 0 None
2011-06-08 New research on spinal muscular atrophy 0 4
2011-06-08 Closed-loop artificial pancreas could fight against Type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-06-08 Maternal-child health disparities need to be addressed in the U.S., says expert 0 None
2011-06-08 GAVI appeals for $3.7B ahead of pledging conference despite lower vaccine prices 0 None
2011-06-08 Lethal malaria parasite has biochemical weakness 0 None
2011-06-08 Women who gain excessive weight during pregnancy may have newborns with high body fat 0 None
2011-06-08 APHON releases position paper on use of social media in workplace 0 None
2011-06-08 Keeping kids safe and hydrated in hazardous heat 0 None
2011-06-08 Mother's blueberry consumption can improve mammary gland health in offspring 0 None
2011-06-07 The Endocrine Society releases clinical practice guideline on Vitamin D deficiency 0 None
2011-06-07 Survivors of childhood cancer at increased risk of developing subsequent primary neoplasms 0 None
2011-06-07 Moderate consumption of desserts with low glycemic index and glycemic load may help treat pediatric obesity 0 None
2011-06-06 Several drug makers plan to lower prices of vaccines for GAVI purchase 0 None
2011-06-06 Investigation finds 'disarray' in institutions for housing developmentally disabled 0 None
2011-06-06 Majority of Canadian parents concerned about sun protection for children, CDA survey 0 None
2011-06-06 JDRF praises New Brunswick government for comprehensive diabetes strategy 0 None
2011-06-04 Department of Health urges caregivers, parents to update students' immunizations 0 None
2011-06-04 UCLA pediatric investigators earn top accolades at TTCF Faculty Presentation Awards 0 None
2011-06-04 New discoveries about role of blood vessels in early lung development 0 None
2011-06-04 G8 must fulfill pledges to women and children 0 None
2011-06-03 Study shows cognitive impairment is evident in preschool children 0 None
2011-06-03 Insight into beneficial epilepsy treatments for children with autism 0 None
2011-06-03 'Switching off' critical disease causing gene can reestablish Rett syndrome in adult animals 0 None
2011-06-03 House Republicans use Ag spending bill to push back against certain health measures 0 None
2011-06-03 Fatty diet during pregnancy linked to increased risk of placental inflammation, stillbirth 0 None
2011-06-03 Scientists discover new compound that inhibits bitterness 0 None
2011-06-03 'Provision of choice' strategy helps improve vegetable consumption in children 0 None
2011-06-03 Geophagy protects stomach against toxins, parasites and pathogens 0 None
2011-06-02 Seaside Therapeutics commences STX209 Phase 3 study in fragile X syndrome 0 None
2011-06-02 AAP report recommends water as primary source of hydration for children, adolescents 0 None
2011-06-02 Relatives of women who died in childbirth in Uganda sue government 0 None
2011-06-02 Child casualties rise significantly in Somalia, WHO says 0 None
2011-06-02 Investigators to examine how Ephb2 gene causes ependymoma in children 0 None
2011-06-02 Exposure to phthalates can cause children's allergy and asthma 0 None
2011-06-02 Study finds notable prevalence of childhood abuse in migraine patients 0 None
2011-06-02 UV-screening sunglasses, contact lenses can protect eyes from aging and disease 0 None
2011-06-02 Children of divorce more likely to struggle with anxiety, loneliness and low self-esteem 0 None
2011-06-02 PCR-based saliva test can accurately identify cytomegalovirus infection in newborns 0 None
2011-06-02 State roundup: Colo. Gov. Vetoes cost sharing bill for children's health plan 0 None
2011-06-01 Experts to present latest information on paediatric infectious diseases at ESPID 2011 0 None
2011-06-01 Wireless near-infrared spectroscopy can effectively detect bladder disease in children 0 None
2011-06-01 U of I scientists team up to examine problem of childhood obesity 0 None
2011-06-01 Researchers receive CTSI Award for Translational Research in Maternal, Child, and Adolescent Health. 0 None
2011-06-01 School children with bullying behavior more likely to have sleep-disordered breathing 0 None
2011-06-01 Rochester receives $1M FDA, BDRSA grant to begin first controlled clinical trial in Juvenile Batten disease 0 None
2011-06-01 Eculizumab effective for treating hemolytic-uremic syndrome from EHEC 0 None
2011-06-01 State roundup: Texas budget cuts; Florida's 'F' in kids' teeth; new insurance programs for Conn., Maine 0 None
2011-05-31 Energy and Sports drinks not for children 0 None
2011-05-31 Increase breast feeding rates by extending maternity leave: Study 0 5
2011-05-31 YM announces updates on nimotuzumab clinical development program 0 None
2011-05-31 Functional MRI acquired during speech stimulation predicts children with autism 0 None
2011-05-30 Study on entire Swedish population affirms significance of hereditary factors for venous thromboembolism 0 None
2011-05-30 Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis can avoid mother to child transmission of mtDNA disorders 0 None
2011-05-30 CPS, AAP release joint statement on early childhood caries 0 None
2011-05-30 New American Red Cross survey reinforces need for water safety this summer 0 None
2011-05-30 Study suggests new therapeutic targets for virally-induced asthma attacks 0 None
2011-05-30 Study examines brain and behavior relationships in response to morally laden scenarios 0 None
2011-05-30 Multiple exposures to anesthesia may increase risk of ADHD, learning disabilities in young children 0 None
2011-05-27 Research Roundup: Medicaid co-payments, access to docs causes worse health 0 None
2011-05-27 Obama, Medvedev reaffirm efforts to eradicate polio ahead of G8 summit 0 None
2011-05-27 AHRQ: 39,000 school-age children treated for sports-related concussions at emergency departments 0 None
2011-05-27 WGO to focus on diarrheal disease prevention, management during World Digestive Health Day 0 None
2011-05-27 Safety tips for children to avoid lawn mower accidents 0 None
2011-05-27 Albert Einstein College of Medicine to help shed light on causes and treatments of type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-05-27 Poorer African countries spend greater proportion of their budgets on social programs that benefit children, report says 0 None
2011-05-27 Folic acid during pregnancy reduces rate of colon cancer in offspring 0 None
2011-05-26 Invida announces launch of novel atopic dermatitis symptomatic treatment 0 None
2011-05-26 Gerber Products receives first qualified health claim from FDA for infant formulas 0 None
2011-05-26 Musical computer game helps children with autism to learn and relax 0 3
2011-05-26 Gestational high-fat diet programs woman's baby for future diabetes 0 None
2011-05-26 Studies find antibiotics overused for children with asthma, urinary tract infections 0 None
2011-05-26 More wealthy families in India choosing to abort female fetuses, study shows 0 None
2011-05-26 Investigators receive NIH grant to help move gene therapy for MPS IIIB toward clinical trials 0 None
2011-05-26 CDC reports 118 measles cases in 23 states, issues travel alert highlighting vaccination recommendations 0 None
2011-05-26 Taking prenatal vitamins early during pregnancy can reduce risk of having children with autism 0 None
2011-05-26 Impact of gaming devices on finger and wrist pain in children presented at EULAR 2011 0 None
2011-05-26 Study: Healthy gut flora reduces risk of obesity and body's low-level inflammation 0 4
2011-05-25 Doctors and nurses key to preventing vaccine refusal outbreaks 0 None
2011-05-25 Atmospheric chlorine-content linked to risk of childhood leukaemia 0 None
2011-05-25 Study provides insight into effective treatments for autism spectrum disorder, seizures 0 None
2011-05-25 New combination therapy eradicates acute lymphoblastic leukemia in children, older adults 0 None
2011-05-24 Whooping cough on the rise mandates continuation of vaccine drive 0 None
2011-05-24 New study shows that closing schools, other measures limited H1N1 spread in Mexico 0 None
2011-05-24 People who have close relative with type I alcoholism react more positively to alcohol 0 None
2011-05-24 Researchers devise new genetic technique for IVF embryos 0 None
2011-05-24 New faceshields offer protection to football players with amblyopia 0 None
2011-05-24 Mattel to fund four research projects focused on impact of play in children's early development 0 None
2011-05-24 More than 15% of school children have a developmental disability 0 None
2011-05-24 Violent television shows, movies do not add anything to children's enjoyment 0 None
2011-05-24 U.N. Secretary-General Ban addresses maternal mortality in Nigeria, IDPs in Cote d'Ivoire 0 None
2011-05-24 Tulsa burn specialist, assistant fire marshal partner with National Gasoline Safety Project 0 None
2011-05-24 Authorities in India's only Muslim-majority state battling increase in female foeticide, AFP reports 0 None
2011-05-24 'Smoothing' occupancy could help children's hospitals reduce crowding 0 None
2011-05-24 Inotuzumab ozogamicin achieves over 50% response rate against acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2011-05-24 Scientists discover genetic regions that affect severity of cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-05-24 FDA approves Taro's ANDA for Cetirizine Hydrochloride Oral Solution 0 None
2011-05-24 Opinion: Recognizing the success of foreign aid 0 None
2011-05-23 Study links early complementary feeding with infant malnutrition in Kenya 0 None
2011-05-23 First Edition: May 23, 2011 0 None
2011-05-23 New insights into bone diseases 0 None
2011-05-22 McDonald's reacts to protests and calls to fire Ronald 2 None
2011-05-21 CHIPRA quality measures will provide an excellent set of metrics to judge quality of children's health care 0 None
2011-05-21 16 Countries announce new commitments to reduce maternal, newborn and child mortality 0 None
2011-05-21 Feeding SimplyThick to premature infants may cause NEC, warns FDA 0 None
2011-05-21 16 Countries pledge to reduce maternal, newborn, child mortality 0 None
2011-05-21 Researchers to examine different teaching models for children with ASD 0 None
2011-05-21 Pediatric pain experts discuss safety, efficacy of pain medications in children 0 None
2011-05-21 Study examines long-term GI complications in childhood cancer survivors 0 None
2011-05-20 Most paediatric paracetamol prescriptions fails to comply with BNFc recommendations 0 None
2011-05-20 International team identifies key protein in development of drug-resistant leukemia 0 None
2011-05-20 American Academy of Neurology breaks ground for new headquarters, donates 1,000 children's bike helmets 0 None
2011-05-20 Study reports 20% increase in U.S. home births between 2004 and 2008 0 None
2011-05-19 MAXIMUS wins Title IV-E Foster Care and Adoption Assistance contract in Wisconsin 0 None
2011-05-19 Afghan Acting Health Minister says country wants to boost immunization access 0 None
2011-05-19 Rally Foundation distributes $700,000 nationwide to support childhood cancer research 0 None
2011-05-19 Panel votes 20-0 for reformed labeling of kids’ pain & fever relieving medication 0 None
2011-05-19 Scientists identify key protein behind drug-resistant leukemia 0 None
2011-05-19 Study suggests link between obesity, psoriasis and heart disease risk in children 0 None
2011-05-19 Children exposed to maternal smoking in utero have increased DNA methylation in AXL gene 0 None
2011-05-19 Vitamin D plays a key role in protection against childhood asthma 0 None
2011-05-18 Early childhood food allergies increase risk of severe allergy-related conditions and asthma later in life 0 None
2011-05-18 Kool Smiles inaugurates new Takoma Park dental office 0 None
2011-05-18 Haiti presents plan to immunize 90 percent of newborns 0 None
2011-05-18 Study links video game playing with increased food intake in kids 0 None
2011-05-18 Scientists detect potentially toxic flame retardants in common baby products 0 4
2011-05-18 Bill Gates calls for greater immunization efforts in World Health Assembly address 0 None
2011-05-18 Queen's University scientists partner to treat premature baby blindness with stem cells 0 None
2011-05-18 African-American children have poor lung function at their initial visit to asthma specialist 0 None
2011-05-18 Cytonet receives FDA orphan drug designation for liver cell infusion to treat urea cycle disorders 0 None
2011-05-17 Experts urge McDonald’s to stop marketing junk food to kids 0 None
2011-05-17 Early exposure to social deprivation and neglect linked to prematurely shortened telomeres in children 0 None
2011-05-17 Adenotonsillectomy prevents high blood pressure and heart damage in children with OSA 0 None
2011-05-17 Study: Sleep problems more common among urban minority children than previously thought 0 None
2011-05-17 Antiretrovirals important to protect HIV-positive children from measles 0 None
2011-05-17 Critics say program offering money for contraception to HIV-positive Kenyan women is illegal 0 None
2011-05-17 Five out of 13 plastic products intended for children are toxic 0 None
2011-05-17 Bioengineering students redesign pediatric mannequin 0 None
2011-05-17 Concern over vaccine safety prevents parents from vaccinating asthmatic children 0 None
2011-05-17 Scientists identify 'de novo' genetic mutations in autism spectrum disorder children 0 None
2011-05-17 WHO releases annual World Health Statistics report 0 None
2011-05-17 Pediatric researchers find potential tools for controlling cytokine storm 0 4
2011-05-17 Childhood physical abuse linked to elevated rates of chronic fatigue syndrome among women 0 4
2011-05-17 Obese, asthmatic children more likely to experience excessive daytime sleepiness 0 None
2011-05-16 Study finds no potential cardiovascular risks of ADHD medications in children, adolescents 0 None
2011-05-16 First fetoscopic laser procedure to correct Twin-Twin Transfusion syndrome performed in Dallas 1 None
2011-05-16 New autism research findings presented at 10th annual IMFAR 0 None
2011-05-16 VAYA Pharma's Vayarin now available in South, North Carolina and Texas for children with ADHD 1 3.5
2011-05-15 IVF causing multiple birth rates fall 0 None
2011-05-13 Cockroaches are a leading trigger of allergies and asthma attacks 0 None
2011-05-13 Comprehensive report finds many U.S. children lack insurance duration, quality health care 0 None
2011-05-13 Stress related to pregnancy affects health of expectant parents and their infants 0 None
2011-05-13 Shared wind instruments may cause sickness 0 None
2011-05-13 Boehner's support for budget cuts to Medicare, Medicaid draws criticism from Catholic U. faculty 0 None
2011-05-13 Scientists uncover gene responsible for Adams-Oliver Syndrome 0 None
2011-05-13 Hydroxyurea safe and effective for infants, toddlers with sickle-cell disease 0 None
2011-05-12 Mental health initiatives get a major boost 0 None
2011-05-12 McGill research team finds distinct disease-causing mutations and saves baby girl 0 None
2011-05-12 Children can benefit from The Asthma Management Plans in School Act 0 None
2011-05-12 Study links physical inactivity with high risk of cardiovascular disease in young children 0 None
2011-05-12 Study finds link between high prenatal BPA levels and infant's neurobehavioral abnormalities 0 None
2011-05-12 New genome-wide study identifies causes of serious childhood immune disorder 0 5
2011-05-11 NAA calls for immediate Congressional hearings and scientific investigation into autism-vaccine link 3 5
2011-05-11 Study evaluates link between thyroid autoantibodies, miscarriage and preterm birth 0 5
2011-05-11 Safety tips for athletes with asthma and allergies 0 None
2011-05-11 Novel two-drug combination cures young patient with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis 0 None
2011-05-11 Zebrafish research identifies undiscovered high-risk genetic features in T-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2011-05-11 Couples having marital difficulties may have infants with sleep problems 0 None
2011-05-11 Roundup: Calif.'s Central Valley facing health problems; Baltimore launches campaign to attack causes of preventable deaths 0 None
2011-05-11 Opinions: U.S. child survival programs; global family planning; impact of nuclear fallout; success in global health 0 None
2011-05-10 Simple ultrasound examination may avoid complex tests for children with urinary tract infection 0 3
2011-05-10 Mathematical approach can make combination vaccines more affordable for developing countries 0 None
2011-05-10 Most parents feel bariatric surgery should not be available to kids under age 18 0 None
2011-05-10 CHOP forms first startup firm to develop treatments for peripheral artery disease 0 None
2011-05-10 Successful treatment of depression in mothers improves behavior of children 0 None
2011-05-10 U.S. boosts Cote d'Ivoire commitment; polio vaccine campaign delayed in country's southern region 0 None
2011-05-10 Breastfeeding leads to better behaviour in kids: Study 0 None
2011-05-09 Dravet Syndrome Foundation awards OPKO Health grant to develop potential therapeutic agents 0 None
2011-05-09 EMA agrees to Swedish Orphan Biovitrum, Biogen Idec's pediatric rFIXFc trial in hemophilia 0 None
2011-05-09 Season-of-birth factors can cause celiac disease in Massachusetts children 0 None
2011-05-09 Adalimumab remains in newborn's bloodstream for at least three months 0 None
2011-05-09 Study reveals autism prevalence may be higher than current estimates in Korean children 0 None
2011-05-09 Period of observation can avoid unnecessary head CT scan use in children 0 None
2011-05-08 Junk food ads to be banned to slow childhood obesity rates 0 None
2011-05-08 ADHD in children linked to stress and depression during pregnancy 0 None
2011-05-07 KFA announces plans for charity Game-A-Thon and food allergy campaign 0 None
2011-05-07 Study analyzes breast-feeding frequency of infants in eight inner-city Philadelphia health centers 0 None
2011-05-07 Researchers report unexpected finding in Staph aureus study in child care facilities 0 None
2011-05-07 U.N. officials recognize International Day of the Midwife 0 None
2011-05-07 iPads help minimize children's pain during procedures 0 None
2011-05-07 Study shows benefits and safety of pediatric contact lens wear 0 None
2011-05-07 Virginia communities applaud signing of autism insurance reform into law 0 None
2011-05-07 Study: 73% of Los Angeles children need dental care 0 None
2011-05-07 Filipino children with KD at greater risk for inflammation of heart blood vessels 0 None
2011-05-07 CCF awards $500,000 grant to Cedars-Sinai for new kids program 0 None
2011-05-06 NYU, LaSalle University develop new effective asthma-related anxiety tool 0 None
2011-05-06 Opinions: U.S. support for maternal, child health; infection control at borders; the AMFm model; International Affairs budget; organizations supporting women 0 None
2011-05-06 Targeting Aurora A gene could halt rhabdoid tumor growth in children 0 None
2011-05-06 Maternal exposure to BPA during pregnancy linked to decrease in birth weight of children 0 None
2011-05-06 Study finds clear link between children conceived during winter and risk of autism 0 None
2011-05-06 Short courses of antibiotics safer for children with respiratory infections on ventilators 0 None
2011-05-05 Short antibiotic courses effective, safer for children with breathing-tube infections 0 None
2011-05-05 Pfizer’s Revatio receives European Commission approval for pediatric treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension 0 None
2011-05-05 Sonography can effectively diagnose Juvenile Inflammatory Arthritis 0 None
2011-05-05 Study explores impact of environmental toxins on health care costs and childhood morbidity 0 None
2011-05-05 Marianjoy Medical Library launches new website on developmental problems, chronic conditions 0 None
2011-05-05 Childhood cancer survivors may face high risk of late GI complications after therapy 0 None
2011-05-05 Penn State receives USDA grant for childhood obesity prevention training program 1 None
2011-05-05 Drinking from bottle beyond infancy may contribute to obesity 0 None
2011-05-04 Community-based care programs can improve children's mental health: SAMHSA 0 None
2011-05-04 Save the Children releases annual global mother's index 2 None
2011-05-04 U.N. Commission releases recommendations aimed at improving accountability on women's and children's health 0 None
2011-05-04 Opinions: U.S. development aid, commitment to women; R&D partnerships and development 0 None
2011-05-04 TPO antibodies linked to abnormal thyroid levels in women after giving birth 0 None
2011-05-04 Pregnancy via egg donation for women with Turner's syndrome potentially risky 0 5
2011-05-04 Herbal remedies commonly used in infants without efficacy & safety guarantees: Study 1 None
2011-05-04 New USDA funded, research-based program to combat child obesity 0 None
2011-05-04 iOWH, Center for World Health and Medicine partner to combat childhood diarrhea 0 None
2011-05-04 Exercise linked to improved lung status in children with cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-05-03 Experts say best teacher for a young mother is her baby 0 None
2011-05-03 Sports-specialization can increase risk of injuries in young athletes 0 None
2011-05-03 Helping Babies Breathe focuses on resuscitation in 'The Golden Minute' 0 None
2011-05-03 Doctors should consider catheterization for diagnosing children with heart defects: AHA 0 None
2011-05-03 Research: Two-year-old children with autism have enlarged brains 0 None
2011-05-03 Secondhand smoke is hazardous for children hospitalized with flu 0 None
2011-05-03 AstraZeneca receives FDA approval for NEXIUM I.V. to treat GERD with erosive esophagitis 0 3.7
2011-05-03 Pregnant women with H1N1 more likely to have low birth weight baby 0 None
2011-05-02 HPNC offers early childhood development program for kids upto age 5 0 None
2011-05-02 Prenatal exposure to BPA linked with wheezing in children 0 None
2011-05-02 Living conditions, sanitation and community organization play a key role in child malnutrition 0 None
2011-05-02 Parents can play a key role in decreasing their child's chances to bully others 0 None
2011-05-02 Experts discuss science and strategy behind childhood obesity epidemic 0 5
2011-05-02 Study shows even families with insurance put off or go without care 0 None
2011-05-02 Early nutrition may have long-term consequences on infants' health 0 None
2011-05-02 Pediatric urology research papers published in two Elsevier journals 0 None
2011-05-02 Assessment tool may help identify newborn exposure to methamphetamine 0 None
2011-05-02 Study on child self-unbuckling 0 None
2011-05-02 Most injured children are not being treated at trauma centers 0 None
2011-05-02 Study explores link between infants' daily growth and sleep 0 None
2011-05-02 Experts to review how environmental disasters affect children's health 0 None
2011-05-02 Formula-fed premature babies more likely to develop necrotizing enterocolitis 0 None
2011-05-02 Premature infants who screen positive for ASD at 18 months may not have autism 0 None
2011-05-02 Increased sleep duration is associated with growth spurts in infants 0 None
2011-05-02 Research highlights need for smoke-free car laws to protect children from toxins 0 None
2011-05-02 Low vitamin D levels linked to anemia in children 0 None
2011-05-02 Secondhand smoke exposure linked to high blood pressure in boys 0 None
2011-05-02 BPA exposure during early pregnancy may increase risk of wheezing in children 0 5
2011-04-30 State news highlights: Texas Senate approves Medicaid savings bill 0 None
2011-04-30 Extensive folic acid fortification of foods prevents neural tube defects in neonates 0 None
2011-04-30 PURE named winner of CSN 2011 National Child Safety Award 0 None
2011-04-30 Study: Immigrants living less than five years in Canada less likely to have premature babies 0 None
2011-04-30 Three hundred neurosurgeons to participate in Central Park softball tournament 0 None
2011-04-30 Prescriptions for narcotic-containing drugs often contain too much medication per dose 0 None
2011-04-30 Tips for parents to prevent child's sports injuries 0 None
2011-04-30 Video games can serve as respiratory therapy for children with cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-04-30 Fetal exposure to crude oil chemical may increase risk of heart disease 0 None
2011-04-30 Babies born to obese mothers may face risk of iron deficiency 0 None
2011-04-30 Penn Nursing, Surgeon General partner to promote breastfeeding awareness in the U.S. 0 None
2011-04-30 Children with TVs in their bedrooms more likely to be overweight: Study 0 None
2011-04-30 Unintentional injury deaths of young children can be prevented: Study 0 None
2011-04-30 Study finds association between ERBB4 gene, LVOT malformations 0 None
2011-04-30 Neither vitamin E nor metformin reduces liver enzymes in children with fatty liver disease: Study 0 None
2011-04-29 Proton radiography imaging helps lower radiation dosage to pediatric cancer patients 0 None
2011-04-29 Study finds low pediatric flu vaccination acceptance rates in Atlanta 0 None
2011-04-29 5 minute Autism detection test 0 3.5
2011-04-28 Blood levels of inflammation-controlling protein linked to childrens' risk of developing diabetes 0 None
2011-04-28 Anesthetia does not appear to influence children's brain 0 1
2011-04-28 New blog for parents and caregivers of children with autism 0 None
2011-04-28 Study examines racial differences between obesity and vitamin D among children 0 None
2011-04-28 Vitamin E effective against severe fatty liver disease in some children 0 None
2011-04-28 Pfizer announces global launch of new child nutrition products 0 None
2011-04-28 Legislative approaches needed to address obesity epidemic in Canada 0 None
2011-04-28 Anglican Church’s take on population growth: Stop baby bonus 0 None
2011-04-28 IL28B gene plays a key role in spontaneous HCV clearance in infants 0 5
2011-04-28 Five-minute screening program can help track children with autism 0 None
2011-04-28 Novel strategy for physicians to detect Autism Syndrome Disorder in babies 0 None
2011-04-27 Maternal consumption of omega-3 fatty acids during pregnancy reduces risk of childhood obesity 0 None
2011-04-27 Socioeconomic status linked to medication non-adherence in children with epilepsy 0 None
2011-04-27 CDC: States can do more to improve Children's food environment 0 None
2011-04-27 New study sheds light on sleep problems in children with autism 0 5
2011-04-27 Children, adolescents with liver disease may not benefit from vitamin E or metformin 0 None
2011-04-27 Azithromycin holds promise for preventing BPD in Ureaplasma-infected preterm infants 0 None
2011-04-26 Too much TV raises risk of narrow eye blood vessels and heart disease in kids 0 5
2011-04-26 Pediatricians plan April 27 rally to protect children's health care access 0 None
2011-04-26 University of Arkansas receives USDA grant for childhood obesity project 0 None
2011-04-26 University of Texas receives $5 million USDA grant to fight childhood obesity 0 None
2011-04-26 Study: Women use more medications during pregnancy 0 None
2011-04-26 CSI's cancer cytogenetic testing receives COG approval 0 None
2011-04-26 Infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia can benefit from azithromycin therapy 0 None
2011-04-26 Neonatal intensive care unit tips for parents 0 None
2011-04-26 UC Davis professor receives $4.8 million federal grant for child obesity study 0 None
2011-04-25 Study questions suitability of anti-retroviral drugs for the young 0 None
2011-04-25 American Academy of Pediatrics sounds alarm on chemicals 0 None
2011-04-25 Child's death renews medical error debate 0 None
2011-04-25 Adults with PTSD and history of childhood trauma have shorter telomeres 0 3.5
2011-04-25 NCM, National Park Foundation partner to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2011-04-25 New study reports national survey results of physicians who deliver childhood vaccinations 0 1
2011-04-25 UCI anesthesiologist to use $3.2 million NIH grant for P-TIPS program 0 None
2011-04-25 Group B streptococci continues to increase risk of sepsis in newborns 0 None
2011-04-25 FDA approves Sanofi Pasteur's meningococcal vaccine 0 None
2011-04-25 Experts to present new research on pediatric ear, nose, and throat disorders at ASPO meeting 0 None
2011-04-25 ASPO to honor pediatric otolaryngologists at annual meeting in Chicago 0 None
2011-04-25 Pediatric otolaryngologist to earn Charles Ferguson Clinical Science recognition 0 None
2011-04-25 Californians for Patient Care reminds parents about affordable infants' immunizations 0 None
2011-04-24 Sanofi Pasteur receives FDA approval for Menactra to prevent meningococcal disease 0 None
2011-04-22 Rite Aid reduces price of whooping cough vaccine for children in California 0 None
2011-04-22 New study: Children born with HIV are now faring well into adolescence, adulthood 0 None
2011-04-22 New otolaryngology research topics to be presented at ASPO meeting 0 None
2011-04-22 Jeffrey Modell Foundation opens new center for primary immunodeficiency 0 None
2011-04-22 EMQ FamiliesFirst offers Therapeutic Behavioral Services Program in Monterey County 0 4
2011-04-22 Early surgery, timely treatment and prenatal diagnosis can help prevent oral clefts 0 2
2011-04-22 Human placenta plays an active role in serotonin synthesis 0 None
2011-04-22 Organophosphates exposure during pregnancy may impair child cognitive development 0 None
2011-04-22 NAA launches new program to fight wandering incidents among children with autism 0 None
2011-04-21 Nearly 50% of children with autism elope 0 None
2011-04-21 Merck and Sanofi Pasteur commence Phase III trial of pediatric hexavalent combination vaccine 0 None
2011-04-21 Toddlers having insecure emotional relationship with mothers at increased risk for obesity 0 None
2011-04-21 First Spouses support Down syndrome cognitive research 0 None
2011-04-21 Rate of antiretroviral virological failure higher among children living with HIV/AIDS than adults, study finds 0 None
2011-04-21 Sedentary lifestyle in childhood narrows vessels in the retina and increases risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-04-21 Antenatal infection and ventilation with BPD associated with excessive accumulation of dendritic cells in lungs 0 None
2011-04-21 Normal routine use of topical corticosteroids for eczema in children does not 'thin the skin' 0 None
2011-04-21 Abuse during childhood substantially increases risk of depression in adolescence 0 None
2011-04-21 Early musical study may provide cognitive benefits as we age 0 None
2011-04-21 Number of stressful events experienced during pregnancy linked to child behaviour outcomes 0 None
2011-04-21 New survey: Breastfeeding mothers show greater response to their infant's cry 0 None
2011-04-21 Prenatal exposure to organophosphate pesticides linked to lower IQ in children 0 None
2011-04-20 IPSY programme leads children to say 'no' to cigarettes and alcohol 0 None
2011-04-20 Study shows possibility of women living with AIDS to breastfeed with lower risk 0 None
2011-04-20 Spanish tool measures infant pain rapidly and simply 0 None
2011-04-20 Cigarettes leave toxins on surfaces that can endanger prenatal and postnatal infants 0 None
2011-04-19 Cervical cancer vaccine target falls short: Report 3 None
2011-04-19 Parents open to genetic tests for children 0 None
2011-04-19 Study finds abnormal fetal circulation as a risk factor for fetal thrombotic vasculopathy 0 None
2011-04-19 New neoprene inhaler cover for children with asthma 0 None
2011-04-19 SafeMinds calls for immediate vaccine safety studies in autistic children 1 None
2011-04-19 Overweight and obese parents more likely to view school-time activity as inadequate 0 None
2011-04-19 Blood test can predict pre-term births during second trimester 0 None
2011-04-19 Mother's diet during pregnancy can influence child's risk of obesity 0 None
2011-04-19 IU, Ohio and Kentucky partner to advance childhood disease research 0 None
2011-04-18 Forehead scanning comparable to under arm temperature readings in newborns 0 None
2011-04-18 Scientists identify networks of genes critical in embryonic-heart development 0 None
2011-04-18 Intellectual disability may have genetic origin, but is not hereditary 0 None
2011-04-18 Non-Hispanic black infants born with heart defects more likely to die within five years 0 None
2011-04-18 Mother’s Day can be tough when your Mum has cancer 0 None
2011-04-17 One in ten Aussie kids unable to perceive the tastes of food 2 5
2011-04-16 HF/E bunk bed research can prevent deaths among children 0 None
2011-04-16 Former UNICEF head accepts Nestle board position, says she will examine compliance with WHO breast milk code 0 None
2011-04-16 Children who have eczema with hay fever more likely to develop allergic asthma 0 None
2011-04-15 Genentech receives FDA approval for Actemra to treat juvenile idiopathic arthritis 0 None
2011-04-15 Mandatory single embryo transfers for IVF may decrease risk and cost 0 None
2011-04-15 Researchers pinpoint new approach that can treat pediatric leukemia 0 None
2011-04-15 Nearly all 2.6 million stillbirths worldwide occur in low-, middle-income countries, Lancet series says 0 None
2011-04-15 High rates of induction, C-section do not improve infant outcomes in low-risk women 0 None
2011-04-15 Study finds minimally invasive thyroid surgery effective in pediatric patients 0 None
2011-04-15 Scientists develop new test for premature babies 0 None
2011-04-13 Obesity and smoking linked to stillbirths: Report 0 3.5
2011-04-12 Children who consume white potatoes have more nutrient-dense diets 0 None
2011-04-12 Latest issue of Current Problems in Pediatric and Adolescent Health Care provides valuable insights 0 None
2011-04-12 Wrist circumference may predict insulin resistance and cardiovascular risk 0 5
2011-04-11 OFID honors UAE ear surgeon with Annual Award for Development 1 None
2011-04-11 Food insecurity can affect children's school performance 0 5
2011-04-11 Immunization does not increase emergency room visit in children with inherited disorders 0 None
2011-04-11 Scientists identify new treatment to combat PFAPA syndrome in children 16 3.5
2011-04-10 Toxic substances including arsenic in baby food 0 4.5
2011-04-08 German government, Gates Foundation sign agreement to provide funding for GAVI Alliance 0 None
2011-04-08 Cenovus donates $1.3 million to Alberta Children's Hospital to combat childhood cancer 0 None
2011-04-07 Sibling ‘squabbles’ good for the youngest child: Study 0 None
2011-04-07 Shionogi launches CUVPOSA for pediatric chronic severe drooling 0 None
2011-04-07 Exercising during pregnancy improves child's heart health after birth 0 None
2011-04-07 Parents and schools may contribute to childhood obesity 0 None
2011-04-07 Hartwell honors UCSD scientists with Individual Biomedical Research Award 0 None
2011-04-07 Busy roads around pregnant woman's home increases likelihood of premature birth of baby 0 None
2011-04-06 Childhood obesity: Positive & negative trends 0 None
2011-04-06 Early Intensive Behavioural Intervention in autism continues to be questioned in Quebec 0 5
2011-04-06 Socioeconomic factors still influence autism diagnosis 0 None
2011-04-06 Study finds marked increases in teen use of marijuana and Ecstasy 0 None
2011-04-06 Book examines impacts of social and environmental change on children 0 None
2011-04-06 State roundup: Report urges Mass. city employees to pay more health costs 0 None
2011-04-05 Teenage birth rate in the U.S. falls 0 2
2011-04-05 Plackers launches new dental online club for kids 0 None
2011-04-05 Study finds substantial increase in pediatric CT in hospital emergency departments 0 None
2011-04-05 More studies needed to identify which specific autism treatments are helpful for specific children 0 None
2011-04-05 New method allows lowest possible dose of radiation for children undergoing CT scans 0 None
2011-04-05 Cedars-Sinai receives $750,000 grant from Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy for sildenafil/taladafil study 0 None
2011-04-05 Children with DCD tend to feel more emotionally isolated, less coherent and less optimistic 0 None
2011-04-05 Children with ASDs benefit from certain medical and behavioral treatments 0 None
2011-04-05 Asymmetrical flattening of the skull increasing in infants and young children 0 None
2011-04-04 Lack of specialists accepting Medicaid hampers care 0 None
2011-04-03 1 in 5 American mothers has children from multiple men: Study 0 None
2011-04-02 CCEI offers course on child abuse in honor of National Child Abuse Prevention Month 0 None
2011-04-02 CAS-Carrera awarded $3.5M SIF grant from EMCF 0 None
2011-04-02 Midwife shortage in developing countries contributing to deaths of mothers, infants, Save the Children report says 0 None
2011-04-02 National survey: 76% of parents trust child's doctor for vaccine-safety information 0 None
2011-04-02 Latest scientific discoveries in children's health to be presented at PAS annual meeting 0 None
2011-04-01 Sinai Hospital offers new program that can help improve pediatric patients' lung function 0 None
2011-04-01 Geisinger expert offers advice on how to manage child's asthma 0 None
2011-04-01 LifeSpan medicine launches new health and wellness program for kids 0 None
2011-04-01 Rapid rise in ATV-related injuries and deaths involving kids 0 None
2011-04-01 Pediatric health care experts to meet at Pediatric Nursing annual conference 0 None
2011-04-01 OPO staff working with ICU team can help recover more organs from brain dead donors 0 None
2011-04-01 Ontario's doctors praise Consumer Protection Amendment Act 0 None
2011-04-01 Efforts needed to keep students with food allergies safe and included 0 None
2011-04-01 Scientists to develop new techniques for autism detection and treatment 0 None
2011-04-01 Study: Internet-based intervention can improve childhood sleep problems 0 None
2011-04-01 New research sheds light on Sudden Infant Death Syndrome 0 None
2011-04-01 New research links regular breakfast to low blood lead levels in children 0 None
2011-03-31 Catheter-related bloodstream infections in children 0 None
2011-03-31 New report examines MSIS feasibility to fulfill requirements outlined in CHIPRA 0 None
2011-03-31 Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine create Texas Children's Center for Global Health 1 None
2011-03-31 First transdisciplinary research center dedicated to identify causes of premature birth 0 None
2011-03-31 ACR releases new guidelines for JA treatment 0 None
2011-03-31 Immunotec, NSU to conduct new research study in children with autism 0 5
2011-03-31 New study suggests link between migraine headaches and PFO in children 0 None
2011-03-30 FDA panel to decide regarding food dyes and hyperactivity 0 None
2011-03-30 Eating disorders - hitting early and hard 0 None
2011-03-30 Facebook depression - a new diagnostic entity 0 None
2011-03-30 Target parents to tackle childhood obesity: Study 0 None
2011-03-30 Chase Foundation donates $2.125 million to UCLA's Child Life program 0 None
2011-03-30 Maternal childhood maltreatment can affect offspring's health 0 None
2011-03-30 Prompt treatment with correct antibiotic may prevent longer hospital stay in children with severe pneumonia 0 5
2011-03-30 Positive results from Vertex VX-770 Phase 3 trial against CF 0 None
2011-03-29 Australian researchers say the search must widen for genes that cause heart defects in babies 0 None
2011-03-29 Study highlights tobacco smoke exposure among babies 0 None
2011-03-29 Brain growth in babies linked to amount of time and energy mothers 'invest' 0 None
2011-03-28 State laws regarding baby blood samples analyzed 0 None
2011-03-28 Inflammatory bowel disease in children - Delays in diagnosis common 0 None
2011-03-28 Consumption of popular pain reliever during pregnancy may put children at increased risk for asthma 1 None
2011-03-28 First open fetal surgery to treat lung malformations performed at Texas Children's Hospital 0 None
2011-03-28 Research: Written action plan with prescriptions can improve asthma control in children 0 None
2011-03-28 Lupus nephritis ESRD study finds increase in incidence rates among children, African Americans 0 None
2011-03-28 Study finds only 1 in 10 children with asthma use traditional inhalers correctly 0 None
2011-03-27 Decline of obesity in pre-school kids: Study 0 None
2011-03-25 Research Roundup: Parents' knowledge of kids' coverage 0 None
2011-03-25 Swallowed button battery can generate electrical current and cause serious tissue damage 0 None
2011-03-25 New Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital 0 None
2011-03-25 Behavioural therapy may benefit children with Tourette syndrome 0 None
2011-03-25 Early intervention and close follow-up can help prevent hearing loss in children 0 None
2011-03-25 Study demonstrates bisphenol A effect on animal embryonic development 0 None
2011-03-25 Children with epilepsy more likely to have psychiatric symptoms 0 None
2011-03-24 Mercury in fish may not increase heart disease risk: Study 0 None
2011-03-24 Mother's gene variation can influence alcohol-related disorders in fetus 0 None
2011-03-24 Iodine 131 exposure during childhood increases risk of developing thyroid cancer 0 None
2011-03-24 Obesity during pregnancy endangers both mother and unborn child, but little being done to address the issue 0 None
2011-03-24 Oral contraceptive use before pregnancy does not pose respiratory problems in children 0 None
2011-03-24 High sugar, high fat diets during pregnancy may cause infants to become junk food junkies 0 None
2011-03-23 New study to provide better diagnoses for children with developmental disorders 0 None
2011-03-23 Death of parents can impact child's health 0 3.3
2011-03-23 Toddlers who played with fewer toys show improvement in communication skills 0 None
2011-03-23 U-M professors recommend certain steps to reach research equipoise 0 None
2011-03-23 Obese teens have inflammation, insulin resistance, and high homocysteine levels despite feeling healthy 0 None
2011-03-23 Mary Bridge, Seattle Children's partner to focus on pediatric cardiac surgery services 0 None
2011-03-23 WHO releases first list of 30 priority medicines for women, children 0 None
2011-03-23 Children have a hard time spotting biased information or exaggerated claims 0 None
2011-03-23 Iron deficiency during pregnancy may impact child's brain development 0 5
2011-03-22 Northwest Russian women breast milk consists of more POPs than Norwegian 0 None
2011-03-22 Britax supports AAP updated guidelines for children riding in car seats 0 None
2011-03-22 Oral desensitization with omalizumab may treat milk allergy in children 0 None
2011-03-22 Telecommunication engineer creates new child arrhythmias database 0 None
2011-03-21 Victoria tackles underage drinking 0 3
2011-03-21 Girls with medical conditions causing short stature go undiagnosed 0 None
2011-03-21 Study identifies gene linked to higher risk of multiple sclerosis in children 0 3
2011-03-21 March of Dimes awards Healthy Babies Healthy Business Seal of Approval to The Children's Hospital in Denver 0 None
2011-03-21 Abbott receives CE-Mark for new qualitative PCR-based HIV-1 test 0 None
2011-03-21 Curemark reaches targeted enrollment in CM-AT Phase III clinical trials for autism 0 None
2011-03-21 Prenatal alcohol exposure another risk for conduct disorder 0 None
2011-03-21 Smoking during pregnancy increases risk of children becoming smokers too 0 None
2011-03-19 African delegates call on countries to do more to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV 0 None
2011-03-19 HRSA report finds only 57% of children in the U.S. have access to medical home 0 None
2011-03-18 Autism Speaks supports ICM-9-CM diagnostic code for ASD detection in children 0 5
2011-03-18 Nutrition experts gather at WHO headquarters to discuss ways to fight malnutrition 0 None
2011-03-18 No supporting data linking bumper pad use to increase in risk of infant death 0 None
2011-03-18 Pilot study shows feasibility of heart screening for risk of SCA in children 0 None
2011-03-18 New information on how best to teach children with hearing loss 0 None
2011-03-17 'Fetus To Fifth Grade' book provides updated research on pregnancy and childcare 0 None
2011-03-17 Special report takes critical look at debates about pediatric problematic moods, behaviors 0 None
2011-03-17 The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia receives $10 million fund to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2011-03-17 Children and youth with IBD have 25% lower aerobic fitness levels 0 None
2011-03-17 Next-generation sequencing can improve infant microbiota 0 None
2011-03-17 CVDW, Dow Corning collaborate to improve vision correction in children 0 None
2011-03-17 New omalizumab medication may reduce seasonal asthma attacks in children 0 None
2011-03-16 TB risk in infants exposed to infected health worker 0 None
2011-03-16 NIFA grants $3.7 million to Temple's CORE for childhood obesity research 0 None
2011-03-16 Advances in imaging ability to discover heart defects in newborns 0 None
2011-03-16 New review finds no link between pacifiers and breastfeeding problems 0 None
2011-03-16 BRAF gene defect leads to pilocytic astrocytoma in children 0 5
2011-03-15 Trend rising for deaths of children in cars and trucks 0 None
2011-03-15 Animal study suggests antioxidants during pregnancy may prevent obesity in offspring 0 None
2011-03-15 New tool can measure brain waves in children with cerebral palsy 0 None
2011-03-15 CCMAS endorses IDF/ISO Guidelines for melamine determination in milk products, infant formula 1 None
2011-03-15 U-M receives NIFA grant to reduce childhood obesity among preschoolers 0 None
2011-03-15 Research: Used instrument can pose dangerous health risk in children 0 None
2011-03-15 New animal model helps define molecular processes that lead to PA 0 None
2011-03-14 Depressed Dads more likely to spank their infants: Study 0 None
2011-03-14 Bonding with mom develops over first few weeks of life in rodent pups 0 None
2011-03-14 Breast fed babies smarter: Study 0 None
2011-03-11 Extra intake of iron may not benefit pregnant women, except when anemic 0 None
2011-03-11 Parents need to talk to kids about eating disorders as early as possible 0 None
2011-03-11 Sec. Clinton launches global partnership to improve maternal, child health 0 None
2011-03-11 Infant formulas with fluoridated water increase risk of discolored teeth: HHS 0 5
2011-03-11 Seattle Children's Hospital inaugurates new dialysis unit 0 None
2011-03-11 Sildenafil helps improve exercise performance in children with congenital heart disease 0 None
2011-03-11 New initiative for pregnant women and newborns in rural settings 0 None
2011-03-10 Iron deficiency during pregnancy may directly impact infant breathing health 0 None
2011-03-10 Preliminary phase I trial results show safety of bone marrow stem cells in children with TBI 0 None
2011-03-10 New book on craniosynostosis 0 None
2011-03-10 New book on issues related to female circumcision 0 3
2011-03-10 New collaborative programme can improve mother and infant nutrition 0 None
2011-03-10 Research: CREBBP mutation may help cancer resist steroid treatment, fuel ALL's return 0 None
2011-03-10 George Hoag Family Foundation awards grant to Cedars-Sinai's COACH for Kids program 0 None
2011-03-10 Mother's poor or inadequate nutrition linked to overeating later in life 0 None
2011-03-10 FDA accepts Tris' Extended Release Carbinoxamine Oral Suspension NDA for allergies in kids 0 None
2011-03-10 Discovery: Children with severe cerebral palsy have starkly asymmetric pelvic bones 0 None
2011-03-09 Camp STAR to offer evidence-based therapy for children with ADHD 0 None
2011-03-09 Study finds passive smoking increases risk of still birth by 23% 0 None
2011-03-09 Oral magnesium oxide is a safe treatment for children with chronic constipation 0 None
2011-03-09 Touro Infirmary implements Centricity Perinatal 0 None
2011-03-09 Autoimmune response mediated by T lymphocytes may play vital role in pathogenesis of biliary atresia 0 None
2011-03-09 Classroom environment impacts children's mental health 0 None
2011-03-08 New discovery in childhood respiratory disease 0 None
2011-03-08 Kellogg partners with Action for Healthy Kids to launch Share Your Breakfast program 0 None
2011-03-08 CPCS to host event on March 21 to explore feeding children in new parenting culture 0 None
2011-03-08 U-M receives Connections for Cardiovascular Health grant to expand 'Project Healthy Schools' 0 None
2011-03-08 New grant for expanding Project Healthy Schools to reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2011-03-08 UNICEF requests $1.4b to assist women, children in humanitarian crises worldwide 0 None
2011-03-08 Study shows that satisfaction of older parents rise with more number of children 0 None
2011-03-08 New screening program to identify children with behavioral, emotional problems 0 1
2011-03-08 Study reveals prevalence of overweight in Sweden schoolchildren 0 None
2011-03-08 UTHealth study: Children with H. pylori infection have lower levels of iron 0 None
2011-03-08 North Shore-LIJ launches new prenatal quality initiative 0 None
2011-03-07 Mother and baby report card for NSW 0 None
2011-03-07 Duchenne Parent Project awards grant to AMT for DMD gene therapy 0 None
2011-03-06 CPCHE launches multi-year project to promote healthier home energy retrofits 0 None
2011-03-05 Researchers explore ways to improve human-computer interaction 0 None
2011-03-05 First Lady to discuss Let's Move! initiative on childhood obesity during NLC Conference 0 None
2011-03-05 Study reports highest rate of exclusive breastfeeding in El Camino Women's Hospital 0 None
2011-03-05 Topamax medication during pregnancy can lead to increased risk of oral birth defects in babies 0 None
2011-03-05 New research into drugs to prevent brain tumours in children wins vital funding 0 None
2011-03-04 Dramatic decrease in CP diagnoses provides evidence of quality of neonatal care 0 None
2011-03-04 Nevirapine reduces HIV transmission risk from mother to breastfeeding infants by 75% 0 None
2011-03-04 Worldwide collaborative project to improve newborn screening accuracy for metabolic disorders 0 5
2011-03-04 Hazardous high concentrations of cadmium found in inexpensive children's jewelry 0 None
2011-03-04 Special issue highlights need for specialist evaluation, conservative treatment of infants with DP 0 None
2011-03-03 Sinovac submits clinical trial application for 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine to China SFDA 0 None
2011-03-03 Baby frozen to correct brain damage at birth makes full recovery 0 4
2011-03-03 Drugs Council says alcohol fundraisers at schools must stop 0 None
2011-03-03 Warwick begins research, training program to reduce pregnant mother, baby death rates in Malawi 0 None
2011-03-03 New study examines boxing injuries among children and adolescents from 1990 to 2008 0 4
2011-03-03 Rates of cerebral palsy decline among children born prematurely 0 5
2011-03-03 Early diagnosis of juvenile idiopathic arthritis critical to avoid disability, deformity 0 None
2011-03-03 International consortium of researchers genetically characterise Spanish Fanconi anaemia patients 0 None
2011-03-03 Children with ASD can benefit from interactive computer program 0 3
2011-03-03 Seven-year study finds Group B strep as main cause of newborn bacterial meningitis 0 None
2011-03-02 Scientists devise new on-line calculator to predict food allergies in children 0 None
2011-03-02 OZ Systems helps TEHDI program to provide latest newborn hearing screening equipment for midwives 0 None
2011-03-02 Physician administered preventive dental program reduces tooth decay treatment among young children 0 None
2011-03-02 Sleep loss have negative impact on neurobehavioral functioning in children with ADHD 0 None
2011-03-02 Good oral health habits begin even before the first baby teeth appear 0 None
2011-03-02 Government Department of BIS awards £28.5 million to UK-wide study of babies and young children 0 None
2011-03-02 Bone marrow stem cell transplantation feasible, safe treatment for children with severe traumatic brain injury 0 5
2011-03-02 New research finds link between genomic variants in neurological processes and autism 0 None
2011-03-02 Researchers discover three genes that contribute to abnormal growth 0 None
2011-03-01 UIC researchers receive USDA grant to reduce obesity in preschool children 0 None
2011-03-01 $1 million USDA grant aims to reduce obesity in preschoolers 0 None
2011-03-01 San Diego Hospice is California's first provider of unique children care program 0 None
2011-03-01 International conference to address pediatric congenital cataract treatment in New York City 0 None
2011-03-01 New research reveals how maternal antibodies block immune response to measles virus 0 None
2011-03-01 Cummings School granted U.S. Patent for antibody-based treatment against Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome 0 None
2011-03-01 Infant feeding policy requires major overhaul 0 None
2011-03-01 HCI creates Pediatric Cancer Late Effects Clinic to help manage long-term issues of treatment 0 None
2011-02-28 Treat discomfort not fever say the new pediatric guidelines 0 None
2011-02-28 Tanning age limits set by American Academy of Pediatrics 0 None
2011-02-28 Dialogue with children about healthy habits very important 0 5
2011-02-28 UCH installs GE's CARESCAPE Monitor B850 to enhance clinical decision making in the NICU 0 None
2011-02-28 ABC program greatly reduces asthma-related ED visits in preschool children 0 4
2011-02-28 Scientists identify new pathogen linked to childhood dental disease 0 None
2011-02-25 Well-being in adolescence linked to life satisfaction in adulthood 0 5
2011-02-25 Symposium examines Bruesewitz vs. Wyeth Supreme Court case 0 None
2011-02-25 Maternal fructose intake during pregnancy leads to sex-specific changes in fetal, neonatal endocrinology 0 None
2011-02-25 Study: Low Vitamin D levels can cause allergies in children 0 None
2011-02-24 SPIN program to help mothers produce sufficient breast milk for their premature infants 0 3
2011-02-24 New guidelines recommend routine use of allergy tests to improve quality of care in children 0 None
2011-02-24 Steroid administration may impact immune system in children with asthma 0 None
2011-02-24 Study: Newborn screening for hemoglobin H disease can reduce mortality rate 0 None
2011-02-24 Progeria-derived iPS cells may treat aging-related disease in children 0 None
2011-02-24 Bacteria and fungi may protect against asthma in rural children: Study 0 None
2011-02-23 Mass polio vaccination campaigns in Burma and Sudan 0 None
2011-02-23 New study: Society may value $15 million to prevent death from child maltreatment 0 None
2011-02-23 USC School of Medicine professor to present keynote on prevention of SBS at Texas conference 0 None
2011-02-23 Biochemist receives STAC grant to find treatment for C. albicans infection in premature infants 0 None
2011-02-23 OptumHealth names Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island as Center of Excellence for Neonatal Care 0 None
2011-02-23 Researchers to explore genomes of childhood cancers 0 None
2011-02-23 Study: Hemoglobin A1c is not a reliable test to diagnose diabetes in children 0 None
2011-02-23 Nationwide Children's Hospital joins Autism Speaks ATN to offer patient care 0 None
2011-02-22 Michael & Susan Dell Foundation grants $3.7 million to UTHealth for child obesity prevention, research 0 None
2011-02-22 Noninvasive test to evaluate risk of ASD in infants 0 None
2011-02-22 New community partnership launched to provide free vision care services for Akron-area children 0 None
2011-02-22 Study: Poor park planning linked with young children spending more time in computers, e-games 0 None
2011-02-22 Early appendectomy appears to reduce time away from normal activities in children with appendicitis 0 None
2011-02-22 Red and processed meats – How much to include in diet? 0 None
2011-02-22 BAHA fitting linked with greater benefit and higher quality of life in children with hearing loss 0 None
2011-02-21 Seattle Children's Hospital implements Gemalto's Protiva security solutions 0 None
2011-02-21 Sanofi Pasteur, International Vaccine Institute support Dengue Vaccine Initiative 0 None
2011-02-21 Mater Children's Hospital converts to Masimo rainbow SET Pulse CO-Oximetry technology 0 None
2011-02-21 Proper wound care may treat skin infections effectively than antibiotics in children with MRSA 0 3
2011-02-21 Researchers receive $2 million NIH grant to identify biomarkers in children with hemangiomas 0 None
2011-02-19 Study reports 9,500 injuries, 100 deaths related to crib products in the U.S. 0 None
2011-02-19 New, simple device to detect lung pathogens causing pneumonia 0 None
2011-02-19 Inducing labor is linked with negative outcomes for mother, does not provide benefit to newborn 0 None
2011-02-18 Scientists discover evidence linking brain function variations to birth size, weight of placenta 0 None
2011-02-18 Frequent, potentially avoidable readmissions are major driver of pediatric health care costs 0 None
2011-02-18 Canadian experts to discuss on latest developments in speech research at AASS 0 None
2011-02-18 RAF, Image Gently partner to raise awareness about radiation safety in pediatric imaging 0 None
2011-02-18 Helmets reduce skull fractures in skiers, snowboarders 0 None
2011-02-18 China-Biotics applies 5 new patents for probiotics supplement, preparation 0 None
2011-02-18 Research: Urban children spend more time playing outdoors 0 None
2011-02-17 Astellas' Protopic receives Health Canada approval for prevention of eczema flares 0 5
2011-02-17 PM Pediatrics launches new location in Bayside, Queens 0 None
2011-02-17 Children with chronic health conditions may face increased risk of physical abuse 0 None
2011-02-17 Researchers receive two grants to create diagnostic tool for early detection of childhood mental disorders 0 None
2011-02-17 New study: Latino siblings of children with disability may face risk of negative outcomes 0 None
2011-02-17 Inexpensive drug therapy shows promise in treating premature infants with childhood blindness 0 None
2011-02-16 Researchers develop new DNA test for accurate detection of Turner syndrome in children 0 None
2011-02-16 Children with hip and thigh implants may face risk of bone fractures 0 None
2011-02-16 New research: Children of working mothers more likely to experience health problems 0 None
2011-02-16 Australian pool fencing laws to become unified and standardized 0 None
2011-02-16 The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia establishes Jeffrey Modell Endowed Chair in Pediatric Immunology Research 0 None
2011-02-16 Assessment of child's learning strategies can reveal signs of vision problems 1 None
2011-02-16 Study finds water softener does not provide benefit to children with eczema 0 None
2011-02-16 Mental health of obese children needs primary focus 0 None
2011-02-16 Over 20% of young children with respiratory viral infections will develop middle ear infections 0 1
2011-02-16 Online hub reports children with special needs are victims of nationwide silent epidemic of bullying 0 None
2011-02-16 Majority of parents continue to give OTC cough and cold medicines to children under 2 0 None
2011-02-16 New study confirms effectiveness of inhaled epinephrine to treat croup 0 None
2011-02-16 Temporal artery thermometer measures newborn body temperature more precisely 0 None
2011-02-15 Measurements of hand movement control may help determine severity of ADHD in children 0 None
2011-02-15 Pneumococcal vaccine officially rolled out in Kenya 0 None
2011-02-15 Early signs of cardiovascular disease manifest before onset of puberty in children with diabetes: Study 0 None
2011-02-15 Studies reveal markers for measuring ability of children with ADHD to control impulsive movements 0 None
2011-02-14 Harmful effects of energy drinks on children 0 3.5
2011-02-14 Questcor's pricing issue 0 None
2011-02-14 GW plays key role in NIH's Management of Myelomeningocele Study 0 None
2011-02-14 Positive results from Glenmark's crofelemer Phase 2 study in acute watery diarrhea 0 2
2011-02-14 New checklists to help providers use lowest dose necessary to perform fluoroscopic procedures on children 0 None
2011-02-14 Children with ADHD may have greater risk of developing substance problems in adolescence, adulthood 0 5
2011-02-13 Silent strokes can cause long-term cognitive, learning deficits in children with sickle cell disease 0 None
2011-02-13 Electronic fetal heart rate monitor use lowers infant mortality by 53%: Study 0 None
2011-02-13 A sweet tooth during pregnancy does more harm than good: Study 0 5
2011-02-13 Genetic tests find skeletons like incest in the family: Study 0 4
2011-02-13 Childcare rebates unclaimed by thousands 0 None
2011-02-13 HIV infection in mothers reduces disease resistance in babies: Study 0 None
2011-02-11 Surgical procedure to repair spina bifida while still in the uterus may help the baby walk after birth 0 None
2011-02-11 Study discovers similarities between child soldier trauma in Uganda and children in Northern Ireland 0 None
2011-02-11 Participation in preterm birth prevention clinics reduces risk of recurrent spontaneous preterm births 0 None
2011-02-11 Pyrethroid insecticides linked to delayed mental development in children 0 None
2011-02-11 Despite fetal pulmonary maturity, babies delivered prior to 39 weeks are at risk 0 2
2011-02-11 Seven-year study demonstrates clear benefits of fetal surgery to treat spina bifida in babies 0 None
2011-02-11 Study finds too low drug concentrations used for treatment of children with TB 0 None
2011-02-11 Rite Aid raised $4.9M in funds for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals in 2010 0 None
2011-02-10 Regular exercise improves ability of overweight children to think, do math: Researchers 0 None
2011-02-10 Women with high folic acid levels may impact child's risk of developing asthma 0 None
2011-02-10 Alexion acquires investigational therapy for MoCD Type A ultra-rare genetic disorder from Orphatec 0 None
2011-02-10 DMC Children's Hospital of Michigan receives ABA and ACS Burn Center Verification 0 None
2011-02-10 Breakfast important for teen mothers 0 None
2011-02-10 HIV-negative babies born to HIV-positive mothers have lower antibody levels for some infections, study finds 0 None
2011-02-10 Mg significantly reduces neonatal brain injury linked with maternal inflammation, infection 0 None
2011-02-10 Opinions: Polio vaccines; Alternatives to DDT, insecticides; Food price volatility; Global poverty; Foreign aid for vaccines 0 None
2011-02-09 New study: Fetal surgery for spina bifida greatly improves child's mobility 0 3
2011-02-09 IDF commends Illinois advisory committee for unanimous vote to recommend SCID Newborn Screening 0 None
2011-02-09 Funding too low for paediatric oncology research 0 None
2011-02-09 BreathableBaby's mesh crib bumper offers parents a safer alternative to traditional one 0 None
2011-02-09 Rational use of heath care dollars for tonsillectomy 0 None
2011-02-09 Babies born to HIV-infected mothers have lower antibody levels against bacterial infections 0 5
2011-02-08 Anti-cancer shots for boys in the pipeline 0 None
2011-02-08 ADHD kids often suffer from other mental ailments: Study 0 None
2011-02-08 KONAMI announces physical education program to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2011-02-08 Scientists use fruit flies to study how prenatal alcohol exposure causes FAS 0 None
2011-02-08 Prenatal exposure to coal byproducts can impact early childhood growth 0 None
2011-02-08 Survey finds most hospitals, birthing centers do not routinely screen for congenital heart defects 0 None
2011-02-07 Researchers identify CHK1 protein may serve as treatment target for neuroblastoma 0 None
2011-02-07 Bottle-feeding may lead to severe tooth decay in babies: Experts 0 None
2011-02-07 Mothballs may cause brain damage in babies: Experts 0 3
2011-02-07 Sugary snacks and lax dental hygiene put kids at risk for tooth decay 0 None
2011-02-06 Genomic study identifies link between Native American ancestry, relapse in young leukemia patients 0 None
2011-02-05 FDA approves Makena injection to reduce risk of preterm delivery 0 None
2011-02-05 NFL, NDC, Gen YOUth Foundation collaborate to tackle childhood obesity 0 None
2011-02-05 Henry Schein, supplier partners, ADA to sponsor 'Give Kids A Smile Day' event 0 None
2011-02-05 Safe Kids USA reminds parents to keep children safe from burn injuries 0 None
2011-02-05 Family mealtimes with ABC guidelines can improve quality of life in asthma children 0 None
2011-02-05 Vemma donates over 60,000 bottles of Vemma NEXT to K.I.D.S. 0 5
2011-02-05 New understanding of how host and foreign structures are distinguished by front-line defence mechanism 0 None
2011-02-05 Dermatologists advise parents of young children about atopic dermatitis, food allergies 0 4
2011-02-05 Doctors of Optometry troubled by disregard for vision and eye health needs of children 0 None
2011-02-05 Be R.E.A.D.Y. safety initiative to help reduce tube feeding errors in hospitalized kids 0 None
2011-02-05 March of Dimes appreciates FDA for approving new drug to prevent preterm births 0 None
2011-02-04 Medica Research Institute announces three initial projects in collaboration with University of Minnesota 0 None
2011-02-04 Pediatric neurosurgery patient named Grand Marshal of 2011 Go the Distance fundraising event 0 None
2011-02-04 How body's first line of defence distinguishes between microbes and own structures 0 None
2011-02-04 Maternal care makes baby's brain less vulnerable to stress 0 None
2011-02-04 Research findings show high potential to save neonatal live births in remote settings 0 None
2011-02-04 Over 2 million children gain Medicaid or CHIP coverage during 2010 0 None
2011-02-04 Children's BMI increase linked to more years mothers work 0 None
2011-02-04 Researchers receive NIH grant to develop computer models for pediatric airway problems 0 None
2011-02-04 Kaiser Permanente receives $3 million CDC grant to continue SEARCH study for childhood diabetes 0 None
2011-02-04 UM researchers find genetic cause of retinitis pigmentosa 0 5
2011-02-04 New study finds link between mealtime family interactions and children's health 0 None
2011-02-04 Study finds increased prescription drug abuse among teens 0 None
2011-02-04 Cardiac team implants pulmonary valve in children without open-heart surgery 0 None
2011-02-03 Blood clotting protein could be used as 'biomarker' for mucopolysaccharide diseases 0 None
2011-02-03 IDF commends Florida council for recommending SCID screening for all newborns 0 None
2011-02-03 PanCare Childhood and Adolescent Cancer Survivor Care and Follow-up Studies to kick off in Lund, Sweden 1 4
2011-02-03 Limited school closures ineffective, strain hospital ICUs during epidemics 0 None
2011-02-03 Intermittent use of preventive malaria drugs in children found to help prevent malaria transmission, studies say 0 None
2011-02-03 Virginia Autism Project applauds House for historic bill requiring insurers to cover autism for children 0 None
2011-02-03 Ritalin may help improve brain function in children with iron deficiency 0 None
2011-02-03 African first ladies gather to discuss HIV/AIDS 0 None
2011-02-03 Mothers who lose body fat before pregnancy improve health of children 0 None
2011-02-03 Poor adolescents with strong community get protection from risky health behaviors 0 None
2011-02-02 Uterine health is more relevant for fetus to achieve normal birth weight, full gestation 0 None
2011-02-02 Damaged heart rebuilt with heart stem cells from children with congenital heart disease 0 None
2011-02-02 New state scorecard finds geographic disparities in health insurance coverage for children 0 None
2011-02-02 Bill Gates' annual letter calls for focus on eradicating polio, governments to sustain foreign aid 0 None
2011-02-02 Economists suggest new approach to monitor nutrition, child mortality in developing countries 0 5
2011-02-02 Conference on the Value of Play at Clemson University 0 None
2011-02-02 Tonsillectomy linked to obesity later in life: Study 0 None
2011-02-02 Pregnant women eating baked clay at risk of cancer, kidney damage and brain damage 0 2.7
2011-02-01 Discovery Labs provides expanded update on efforts to gain FDA marketing authorization for Surfaxin in RDS 0 None
2011-02-01 Potential adverse effects of radiations on children's health 0 None
2011-02-01 Bill Gates argues the case for polio eradication and expanded childhood immunization 0 1
2011-02-01 PerkinElmer announces release of 200th umbilical cord blood stem cell unit 0 None
2011-02-01 “Enjoy your food but eat less”: Latest Dietary guidelines 0 4
2011-02-01 High-risk pools, hospital readmissions among health law topics in the news 0 None
2011-02-01 Tonsillectomy increases risk of pediatric obesity 0 2
2011-02-01 U.K., Gates Foundation announce extra funding for global polio eradication as WEF wraps up 0 None
2011-02-01 New study: Swine flu transmission is most intensive between children of same class 0 None
2011-02-01 Lifestyle more closely linked with childhood obesity, than genetics 0 None
2011-01-31 Loyola inaugurates clinic exclusively to treat children with headaches 0 None
2011-01-31 CircusFit, Ringling Bros, HOPSports announce new partnership to encourage kids to stay active, healthy 0 None
2011-01-29 Six regions across province to unite through ski 0 None
2011-01-29 OCPS unveils new school recipes at Chefs Move to Schools event 0 None
2011-01-29 Published paper suggests some orthodontists may expose young patients to unnecessary radiation 0 None
2011-01-29 Initiative to eliminate polio in the U.K. 0 None
2011-01-29 Amity engages Rick Engineering for development plans of new Children and Family Reunification center 0 None
2011-01-29 U-M researchers reveal molecular signals that regulate catch-up growth 0 None
2011-01-29 UK government, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to support efforts to stamp out polio 0 None
2011-01-29 Exposure to infections in early childhood can protect child from eczema later in life: Study 0 None
2011-01-29 Research provides new clues for compulsive behavior, cognitive defects linked with LND 0 None
2011-01-29 New research shows CEUS can improve diagnosis of variety of medical conditions in children 0 None
2011-01-28 Clarins and Shoppers Drug Mart support Motherisk in Kiss for Life campaign 0 5
2011-01-28 New Balance Foundation supports Children's Hospital Boston with $7 million gift for pediatric obesity program 0 None
2011-01-28 Mothers satisfied with relationship during pregnancy are most satisfied 3 years later: Study 0 None
2011-01-28 Nation study examines running-related injuries treated in U.S. emergency departments 0 None
2011-01-28 Study suggests newborn diagnosis can improve survival in SCID patients 0 None
2011-01-28 Study: Running-related injuries increased to 34% in children 0 None
2011-01-28 Improper food handling can lead to gastrointestinal illness in children 0 None
2011-01-28 Reduction in secondhand smoking associated with fewer cases of middle ear infection among children 0 None
2011-01-28 McGill, GSK enter collaborative research agreement on cystic fibrosis 0 None
2011-01-28 Crossed eyes in adults can also be corrected 5 3.4
2011-01-28 Scientist identifies polymorphism that raises risk of poor outcomes in preterm infants 0 None
2011-01-28 Placental colonization by bacteria could lead to preterm birth and other developmental problems 0 None
2011-01-28 Tobacco smoke exposure still a major cause for asthma attacks in kids: National Poll 0 None
2011-01-28 Early dental visit is important for good oral health in children 0 None
2011-01-27 Cardiac stem cell therapy can rebuild damaged heart in children 0 None
2011-01-27 Gestational diabetes raises risk of diabetes and weight problems in babies: Study 0 5
2011-01-27 Anaphylaxis through the eyes of the food-allergic child 0 5
2011-01-27 Rethink Autism to offer free web-based program for parents and teachers 0 None
2011-01-27 ACS NSQIP Pediatric helps hospitals prevent complications 0 None
2011-01-27 Antibiotic use in first six months of life may result in childhood asthma 0 None
2011-01-27 Canadian PM, Tanzanian President open meeting to develop framework for $40b maternal and child health initiative 0 None
2011-01-27 Parents who share caregiving for preschool children may experience more conflict 0 None
2011-01-27 New four year study to evaluate asthma triggers in children 0 None
2011-01-27 Feeding regimens may improve respiratory health in premature babies with lung disease 0 5
2011-01-25 Arizona State University sponsored forum addresses child health crises in America 0 None
2011-01-25 UB's therapeutic program helps teens with ADHD to become better drivers 0 None
2011-01-25 Wrigley launches school-based program to improve health, nutrition in school-age children 0 None
2011-01-25 m2m, HP collaborate to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission in Africa 0 None
2011-01-25 U.N. commission to establish benchmarks for $40B maternal, child health initiative commitments 0 None
2011-01-25 Schools have highest number of bacteria 0 None
2011-01-25 Human model of rare genetic disease reveals new clues to aging process 0 5
2011-01-24 Weighty matters 0 None
2011-01-24 Rotavirus vaccine significantly cuts child hospitalizations, study says 0 None
2011-01-24 Eliminating sugary drinks from diet can reduce tooth decay in American Indian children 0 None
2011-01-24 Two studies explore relationship between nutrition and asthma 0 None
2011-01-24 Tips for parents to prevent infant abduction 0 4
2011-01-24 CHIL receives $23.7 NIFA grant to prevent young child obesity 0 None
2011-01-24 Environmental contaminant levels in mother's body decrease during breast-feeding: Study 0 None
2011-01-23 Australia’s Healthy Weight Week 0 None
2011-01-21 NIMH awards Case Western Reserve $7.8M renewal grant to study manic symptoms in children 0 None
2011-01-21 Approaches designed to motivate drug development for children needed 0 None
2011-01-21 Opinions: GAVI; Haitian women; Clinton's foreign policy 0 None
2011-01-21 NGOs, IAOMT urge to ban mercury-containing products, including dental amalgam 0 None
2011-01-20 Ultrasound practice accreditation is now available in Fetal Echocardiography: AUSM 0 5
2011-01-20 Routine rotavirus vaccine shows a significant drop in diarrhea cases: Study 0 None
2011-01-20 Australia’s child abuse rates fall but foster care rates rise: Report 0 None
2011-01-20 Elizabeth Glaser foundation awarded $45M grant to address pediatric HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe 0 None
2011-01-20 FDA provides tentative approval under PEPFAR for Matrix's Lamivudine and Zidovudine NDA 0 None
2011-01-20 OSC and RINCH offer support to speed discovery techniques of childhood diseases 0 None
2011-01-20 NYU Langone to expand Emergency Department and dedicate separate area for pediatric emergency care 0 None
2011-01-20 Singapore study finds video game addiction exists globally 0 None
2011-01-20 Autism Speaks Autism Treatment Network adds 17 sites in Canada and the U.S 0 None
2011-01-20 Adolescent girls may engage in substance use due to bullying-related depression 0 None
2011-01-20 Adult children of divorce are more likely to have suicidal ideation 0 None
2011-01-20 GSK and Prosensa commence GSK2402968 Phase III study in DMD 0 4
2011-01-19 Autism Speaks, CDC and NIH collaborate to investigate higher prevalence of ASD in Minneapolis' Somali population 1 5
2011-01-19 Novo Nordisk's new insulin pen for children receives 2010 GOOD DESIGN Award 0 4
2011-01-19 Best friends influence children's physical activity 0 None
2011-01-19 Surgeon General issues 'Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding' 0 5
2011-01-19 Mothers with resolved grief following preterm birth more likely to have securely attached infants 0 None
2011-01-19 New study provides clear data on high rate of childhood maltreatment among deaf community 0 None
2011-01-19 Research identifies childhood traumatic stress as potential risk factor for obesity in adulthood 0 None
2011-01-19 Researchers look at potential benefits, risks of exclusive breastfeeding during first 6 months of life 0 None
2011-01-19 UQAM student identifies gene linked to B-cell acute lymphocytic leukemia 0 None
2011-01-19 Severe asthma in early childhood may lead to premature loss of lung function during adolescence: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 FDA approves ParaPRO's Natroba for topical treatment of head lice 0 None
2011-01-18 Organic milk best: Study 0 5
2011-01-18 Australian drug survey reveals teenage drug use trends 0 None
2011-01-18 Australians urged to vaccinate babies and care givers against whooping cough 2 None
2011-01-18 FDA grants CASMED 510(k) clearance for expanded labeling of FORE-SIGHT Absolute Tissue Oximeter 0 None
2011-01-18 Orchid Cellmark executes multi-year contract with U.K. Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission 0 None
2011-01-18 CHF: Over 5 million children will lose insurance coverage under new health care policy 2 None
2011-01-18 Individuals with intensive educational intervention have better health behaviors: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 RTS,S offers 46 percent protection against malaria for at least 15 months after vaccination, Study finds 0 None
2011-01-18 Polysomnography may predict adverse outcomes following pediatric adenotonsillectomy: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Teens living next to busy roadway face high risk of allergies and asthma: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Eating less during early pregnancy impairs fetal brain development: Study 0 None
2011-01-18 Cincinnati Children's provides tips on how to stop the spread of flu germs 0 None
2011-01-18 Infant macrosomia is a risk factor for postneonatal death among First Nations 0 1.5
2011-01-17 Excessive video gaming may lead to mental ill health problems for kids, experts warn 3 4.1
2011-01-17 Milk may reduce risk of bowel cancer: Study 0 3
2011-01-14 Developmental Systems Approach can make early intervention more effective in children 0 None
2011-01-14 First 6 months of exclusive breast feeding: Child health experts question recommendation 0 None
2011-01-14 Cataloguing microbes in gut could lead to cause of necrotizing enterocolitis 0 None
2011-01-14 Study reports long-term complications in childhood survivors of bacterial meningitis 1 2
2011-01-13 First international conference on pediatric psychological trauma in infants and young children 0 None
2011-01-13 Antibiotics need to be used only when diagnosis of acute ear infection is certain 0 None
2011-01-13 Genetic information from Guthrie cards may serve as valuable resource to diagnose infant diseases 0 None
2011-01-13 Largest long-term examination of children's health and development in the US 0 None
2011-01-13 Maximum Potential Group provides ABA training for parents with autistic children 0 None
2011-01-13 Obesity in children today may contribute to 2-5 year decline in life expectancy 0 None
2011-01-12 Antibiotics for ear infection in kids better than watchful waiting: Study 0 2.7
2011-01-12 Educational psychologist calls for national review of medicating children to treat behavioural issues 0 None
2011-01-12 Kaiser Permanente Northwest leads nation in counseling against childhood obesity 0 None
2011-01-12 Baby-led weaning feasible for most infants 0 None
2011-01-12 Ascension Health launches project to determine best methods to reduce or eliminate birth complications 0 None
2011-01-12 Michael Cuccione Foundation donates $5 million to support childhood cancer research 0 None
2011-01-12 DNA blood test can help rule out Down's syndrome among high risk pregnancies 0 None
2011-01-12 Aid workers should pay extra attention to girls during food insecurity, say researchers 0 None
2011-01-12 Neurology professor receives MFRF's 'See the Light' award for Tay-Sachs research 0 4
2011-01-12 'MMR doctor' planned scheme to make millions from his health scare 0 None
2011-01-11 Study supports use of telomerase inhibitors for treatment of childhood cancers 0 5
2011-01-11 Breathing tobacco smoke increases blood pressure of pre-school children 3 None
2011-01-11 New study finds nitric oxide gas has no therapeutic value in most premature babies 0 None
2011-01-11 Discovery Labs provides update on Surfaxin FDA marketing authorization for RDS in premature infants 0 None
2011-01-11 Nationwide Children's Hospital receives $11.5 million NCI grant for Biospecimen banking 0 None
2011-01-11 AlertNet features 20 low-cost ideas that could improve health, reduce poverty 0 None
2011-01-11 Largest, national long-term study of children's health opens for Cuyahoga County 0 None
2011-01-11 Lineagen introduces FirstStep integrated genetic testing for early diagnostic evaluation of ASD, DD 0 None
2011-01-10 Enobia Pharma completes ENB-0040 Phase II study in juveniles with hypophosphatasia 0 5
2011-01-10 Close pregnancies increase autism risk: Study 0 None
2011-01-10 Shionogi brings KAPVAY ADHD drug to the U.S market 0 None
2011-01-10 AMT enters agreement with Consortium for clinical development of novel gene therapy to treat Sanfilippo B 0 None
2011-01-10 HHS and EPA make new announcements on fluoride based on up to date scientific data 0 None
2011-01-10 FDA warns retailers for illegal sale of tobacco products to minors 0 None
2011-01-09 Autism-vaccine link study – Complete fraud 0 1
2011-01-07 Majority of U.S. adults strongly support innovative programs to discourage teen pregnancy 0 None
2011-01-07 Babies' brains process language the same way as adults 0 None
2011-01-07 Low incentive fails to 'switch off' brain regions involved in mind-wandering among ADHD children 4 5
2011-01-07 Study supports two-dose vaccine regimen for protecting children from chickenpox 0 None
2011-01-07 Study examines link between media consumption, eating disorders among adolescent girls in Fiji 1 None
2011-01-07 Better monitoring, new techniques reduce anesthesia-related maternal deaths 0 None
2011-01-06 Violence against mothers increases risk of death among female children in India: Study 0 None
2011-01-06 Using TMV to control temperature of children's bath water can reduce risk of scalding: Researchers 0 None
2011-01-06 AOA says 3D viewing may help uncover vision disorders in children 0 None
2011-01-06 Study shows positive effects of formal child care in improving language skills 0 None
2011-01-06 Study explores 26 school-based nutrition interventions in the US 0 None
2011-01-06 FDA grants additional marketing exclusivity to INOMAX for pediatric BPD treatment 0 None
2011-01-06 Researchers investigate umbilical cord blood stem cells for traumatic brain injury in children 0 5
2011-01-05 Maternal depression adversely affects quality of life in children with epilepsy 0 None
2011-01-05 Sugared-sweetened beverages eliminated from Nationwide Children's Hospital campus 0 None
2011-01-05 Child's epilepsy diagnosis impacts mother's mental health and family environment 0 None
2011-01-05 Study shows adolescents who were breastfed at birth have stronger leg muscles 0 5
2011-01-05 Special knowledge of growth physiology needed to treat fractures in children 0 None
2011-01-05 Alkeus and Columbia University enter license agreement for potential therapies for dry-AMD, Stargardt disease 0 5
2011-01-05 Researchers create model that predicts drug effects on fetal development 0 4
2011-01-05 Low-radiocarbon nutrition permanently reduces genetic damage to brain cells 0 4
2011-01-05 Two doses of varicella vaccine provide higher antibody levels than one 0 4
2011-01-04 Flu outbreak peak yet to come: Experts 0 None
2011-01-04 Childhood/adolescent victimization: Enhanced outreach needed 0 None
2011-01-04 Caution over frequent use of diagnostic tests for kids 0 None
2011-01-04 Interventions aimed at infants improve school readiness and achievement 0 None
2011-01-04 Late-preterm infants often treated as developmentally mature, when not 0 None
2011-01-04 18F-FDG PET scans help evaluate cognitive dysfunction of pediatric fever-induced epilepsy 0 None
2011-01-04 U-M research shows children are more frequently exposed to radiation through imaging tests 0 None
2011-01-04 VIP program appears to promote parent-child interactions in families with low socioeconomic status 0 None
2011-01-03 C. difficile infection has become common among hospitalized children in the US 0 None
2011-01-03 Hydrocephalus in Ugandan children linked to farm animals, previous bacterial infection 0 None
2011-01-03 New guideline provides evidence-based recommendation for children undergoing tonsillectomy 0 3


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