Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Child Health News Stories - 2012

Date Title Comments Rating
2012-12-29 Hospital type plays a role in racial disparities and appendicitis outcomes in children 0 None
2012-12-29 Cancer is rare among children, but is also a leading cause of death 0 None
2012-12-28 BGU and CCHMC receive early stage funding to develop three new pediatric medical devices 0 None
2012-12-28 Researchers sequence entire gene to identify mutations that cause hyperinsulinism 0 None
2012-12-27 Not all hospitals play fair in reporting first baby of the new year 0 None
2012-12-26 Prevalence of obesity and extreme obesity among young U.S. children may have begun to decline 0 None
2012-12-25 Use of CT scans for children suspected of having appendicitis varies among hospitals 0 None
2012-12-25 Children diagnosed with food allergies experience bullying 0 None
2012-12-25 Study suggests genetic component in pain response among children 0 None
2012-12-25 Children with chronic conditions use more resources at hospitals 0 None
2012-12-21 Fewer people expected to go hungry in Africa in 2013, but more children face malnourishment 0 None
2012-12-21 Nigeria can eradicate polio with international support 1 None
2012-12-21 Blogs respond to attacks against polio workers in Pakistan 0 None
2012-12-21 Novel virus-based gene therapy holds promise for Canavan disease 0 5
2012-12-21 Improvements in child survival a 'sweeping accomplishment' 0 None
2012-12-21 New Nationwide Children's exercise program for pediatric cancer survivors 0 None
2012-12-21 CMS awards $306M to states for enrolling more kids in Medicaid 0 None
2012-12-21 International community condemns attacks on polio workers in Pakistan 0 None
2012-12-21 Report: States underprepared to meet public health needs during a crisis 0 None
2012-12-21 Mayo Clinic to receive Biomarkers of Gut Function grant 0 None
2012-12-21 Exercise and mental health: an interview with Professor Nanette Mutrie 0 4
2012-12-21 New technique may prevent inheritance of mitochondrial diseases in children 0 5
2012-12-21 Kenya working to integrate PMTCT services into maternal, child health care clinics 0 None
2012-12-21 USAID releases Action Plan on Children in Adversity 0 None
2012-12-21 New technique to directly image biological structures at atomic levels 0 None
2012-12-20 Maternal vitamin D deficiency could cause low birth weight 0 None
2012-12-20 Proteins detected in urine may enable diagnosis of Kawasaki disease 0 None
2012-12-20 Misdiagnosis of obsessive compulsive disorder and ADHD can jeopardize patient care 0 None
2012-12-20 Three more polio workers shot in Pakistan 0 None
2012-12-20 Science supports early interventions for children in adversity 0 None
2012-12-20 Household rules can help parents resolve conflicts and guard children's mental health 0 None
2012-12-20 AAV-based gene therapy cocktail may help extend lives of children with Canavan disease 0 None
2012-12-20 Genomic technology revolutionizes gene discovery and disease understanding in autism 0 None
2012-12-19 Tips to prevent food allergies during Christmas 0 None
2012-12-19 Kids misuse holiday baking ingredients for drug-like effect 0 None
2012-12-19 Documented prevalence of autism on the rise in New Jersey 0 None
2012-12-19 Studies examine pediatric TBIs treated at Wuhan Children's Hospital from 2002-2011 0 None
2012-12-19 Small ceramic indoor cookstoves do not reduce pneumonia incidence among children, study shows 0 None
2012-12-18 Cheese-vegetable combo helps children to reduce caloric intake 0 None
2012-12-18 Mental disorders more prevalent among adolescents with food insecurity 2 5
2012-12-18 International community must keep fighting to end mother-to-child HIV transmission 0 None
2012-12-18 Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports from Elsevier 0 None
2012-12-18 Two cups of milk per day is enough to maintain adequate vitamin D levels for children 0 None
2012-12-18 Bullying among children may be a threat to their future mental health 0 None
2012-12-18 University of Leicester autism expert contributes to international global health study 0 None
2012-12-18 Children in asthma hotspots more likely to experience exercise-induced wheeze 0 None
2012-12-18 New data show more premature deaths due to household air pollution attributed to basic cookstoves 0 None
2012-12-18 SLU receives $460,000 grant to expand efforts to detect and treat postpartum depression 0 5
2012-12-17 Experts warn banning thimerosal from use in vaccines would harm immunization campaigns in developing world 0 None
2012-12-17 Researchers identify possible heredity mechanism that predisposes children to ALL 0 None
2012-12-17 Roundup: Some medical students forced to change course after Sandy; N.C. patients pay for more when docs employed by hospital 0 None
2012-12-17 Increased life expectancy not benefitting everybody equally: U of T 0 None
2012-12-17 Paternal exposure to cocaine can impair gene expression and behavior in their offspring 0 None
2012-12-15 Children's Miracle Network Ambassador announces Fire Truck O'Toys charity toy drive 0 None
2012-12-15 Accidental exposure to buprenorphine can make children extremely sick 0 None
2012-12-15 Understanding challenges children face in urban Africa will allow for greater protection 0 None
2012-12-15 New partnership to promote good nutrition in early childcare and education programs 0 None
2012-12-14 Approximately 10% of 6-8 year olds have sleep-disordered breathing: Study 0 None
2012-12-14 Australian researchers to establish dedicated asthma service for pregnant women 0 None
2012-12-14 Study finds new evidence that vitamin D decreases risk of autism in children 0 5
2012-12-14 K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital offers comprehensive surgical program 0 None
2012-12-14 Study identifies risk factors for falls among children in Italy hospitals 0 None
2012-12-14 Administration of N2O + ISO appears to have negative effect on fetal development 0 None
2012-12-14 Continue support of GAVI Alliance and childhood disease prevention 0 None
2012-12-14 TUBB5 gene responsible for microcephaly: IMP study 0 5
2012-12-14 MicroRNA-218 especially low in medulloblastoma 0 None
2012-12-13 Scientists isolate cancer stem cells that lead to growth of Wilms' tumours 0 None
2012-12-13 Examining maternal, newborn health care in Ethiopia 0 None
2012-12-13 Nurse-Family Partnership may not be as successful in reducing early childhood injuries 0 None
2012-12-13 More than 850,000 children treated for malnutrition in Sahel in 2012, UNICEF says 0 None
2012-12-13 Madagascar traditional midwives recruited to bring women in labor to clinics for care 0 None
2012-12-13 Ceramic cookstoves may not reduce risk of pneumonia in young rural Kenyan children 1 None
2012-12-13 Canada's foreign aid agency, Grand Challenges Canada announce global health partnership 0 None
2012-12-13 New biocompatible patch can repair congenital heart defects 0 None
2012-12-13 Bumetanide could treat children with severe autism or Asperger's syndrome 2 5
2012-12-13 Dantrolene may help combat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in boys 1 None
2012-12-13 Interim results from Inspiration’s OBI-1 and IB1001 hemophilia clinical study 0 None
2012-12-12 Tips for parents to tackle kids' Christmas wish lists 0 5
2012-12-12 FDA grants Orphan Drug designation to Milo Biotechnology's AAV1-FS344 inhibitor 0 5
2012-12-12 Children with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may benefit from psychological therapies 0 4
2012-12-12 Picaa app helps children and teenagers with some kind of cognitive, visual or hearing disability 0 None
2012-12-12 Adversity in childhood can shape long-term health outcomes 0 None
2012-12-12 Physically active lifestyle associated with academic performance among school students 0 None
2012-12-12 Examining Americans' health: Longer, but sicker, lives; Childhood obesity drops 0 None
2012-12-12 Innovation in immunization programs can mean better learning, sharing of information 0 None
2012-12-12 Study finds important links between Pf malaria and endemic Burkitt Lymphoma 0 None
2012-12-12 Report highlights 80 programs aimed at improving maternal, child health in developing world 0 None
2012-12-12 Kaiser Permanente grant to help Children's Oakland rebuild and modernize 100-year-old hospital 0 None
2012-12-12 Drugs for Neglected Diseases receives UNITAID grant for paediatric HIV programme 0 None
2012-12-12 Gestational age and size at birth affect risk of early diagnosis of esophagitis 0 None
2012-12-12 Autism associated with reductions in cellular adhesion molecules in the blood 0 None
2012-12-11 Nature, nurture appear to be significant factors in early antisocial behaviors of adopted children 0 None
2012-12-11 Research unveils key gaps in continuity of care for sickle cell patients 0 None
2012-12-11 Intensified chemotherapy can reduce risk of relapse in pediatric patients with B-ALL 0 None
2012-12-11 Strong association between bedroom TV viewing and childhood obesity 0 None
2012-12-11 Metformin therapy improves BMI and fasting glucose levels in obese children 0 None
2012-12-11 Access4Kids benefits children with fine motor impairments 0 None
2012-12-11 Oxytocin administration to fathers increases parental engagement with their infants 0 None
2012-12-11 Mothers with vitamin D deficiency have babies with lower birth weight 0 None
2012-12-10 Vodafone partners with GSK, GAVI to use, study mobile technology to improve vaccination rates 0 None
2012-12-10 Severe RSV disease may impair innate immune response in infants 0 None
2012-12-10 Childhood obesity: an interview with Professor Clodagh O’Gorman 0 4
2012-12-10 Parents prefer hearing screenings for kids 0 None
2012-12-10 Giving iron supplements to low birth weight infants reduces behavior problems later in life 0 None
2012-12-10 SketchUp program helps open new communication doors with grandparents of autistic children 0 None
2012-12-10 Study examines association between ischemic-hypoxic conditions and ADHD 0 None
2012-12-10 Exposure to passive smoking may increase risk of invasive meningococcal disease in children 0 None
2012-12-07 Children's eyes at greater risk for permanent damage from sunlight 0 None
2012-12-07 U.S. government announces grants for implementation science projects on PMTCT 0 None
2012-12-07 Neonaticides have fallen significantly over the last 10 years in Austria 0 None
2012-12-07 Ketogenic diet and fasting can reduce seizures in children 0 None
2012-12-07 Microarray technology provides comprehensive result during prenatal care of women 0 None
2012-12-06 Microarray analysis more effective in pinpointing potential genetic causes of stillbirth 0 None
2012-12-06 Children with snoring or apnea have concurrent behavioral sleep problems 0 None
2012-12-06 New technology allows noninvasive SpHb assessments for children undergoing brain surgery 0 None
2012-12-06 Rates of reported neonaticide have reduced after 'anonymous delivery' law implementation in Austria 0 None
2012-12-06 Vaccine-derived polio outbreak shows gaps in immunization coverage in Pakistan 0 None
2012-12-06 No serious complications of regional nerve blocks in children 0 5
2012-12-06 MSF expresses concerns regarding global vaccination efforts ahead of GAVI forum 0 None
2012-12-06 Case Western Reserve to receive funding through Healthy Growth grant program 0 None
2012-12-06 New prenatal genetic test results in more clinically relevant information 0 None
2012-12-05 Breast milk banks: an interview with Dr. Pieter Koorts 0 5
2012-12-05 Children with HIV more likely to develop atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-12-05 Parental involvement prevents or limits alcohol and marijuana use by children 0 None
2012-12-05 Environmental tobacco smoke exposure during pregnancy may harm child’s health 0 None
2012-12-05 Global Fund, Tanzania sign new grant agreement worth $308M 0 None
2012-12-05 Nanoparticle-based drug delivery attacks cancer cells without harming normal ones 0 None
2012-12-05 Roundup: Building more Texas medical schools; Calif. mental health care for children 0 None
2012-12-05 Lawmakers consider health coverage for illegal immigrants' children, bed rail safety 0 None
2012-12-05 Five EyeSmart toy-buying tips from American Academy of Ophthalmology 0 None
2012-12-05 Arkansas Autism Partnership selects ATS to provide online training program 0 None
2012-12-04 UK and U.S.researchers collaborate to determine long-term outcomes of children with epilepsy 0 None
2012-12-04 Showing progress in the 'decade of vaccines' 0 None
2012-12-04 Very high dose prednisolone reasonable alternative to ACTH for children with infantile spasms 0 4
2012-12-04 New research finds bisphenol A in fetal liver tissues 0 None
2012-12-04 Children's Hospital Los Angeles earns Top Hospital designation from Leapfrog Group 0 None
2012-12-04 Many physicians misinformed about initial diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy 0 None
2012-12-04 UI researchers develop neonatal piglet model to study micronutrient deficiencies 0 None
2012-12-04 IPS interview examines efforts to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission 0 None
2012-12-04 Childhood HIV risks becoming neglected disease as fewer children born with HIV, experts warn 0 None
2012-12-04 Researchers identify 4 new genetic regions that influence birth weight 0 None
2012-12-03 Study compares mental health-related ED visits between children with and without ASD 0 None
2012-12-03 Childhood trauma can leave permanent epigenetic marks on DNA 0 None
2012-12-03 Researchers discover four new gene regions that contribute to low birth weight 0 None
2012-12-03 Children with changes in bully genes have poor survival 0 None
2012-12-02 New psychiatric manual won't include Asperger's diagnosis, could affect treatment payments 0 None
2012-12-01 Controlling weight during pregnancy benefits both mothers and their babies 0 1
2012-12-01 New genetic study defines biology behind brain developmental disorder in children 0 None
2012-12-01 TEMPEST research project can help children resist temptations to unhealthy snacks 0 None
2012-11-30 CINJ experts available to comment on importance and uses of blood donations 0 None
2012-11-30 NAP and SAL injection during pregnancy improve memory, learning tasks in offsprings 0 None
2012-11-30 Special issue of Disease Markers explores ASD genetics and biomarker development 0 None
2012-11-30 Children's Medical Center NICU receives Level IV designation 0 None
2012-11-30 Studies demonstrate effectiveness of Nonin's EQUANOX Advance Model 7600 Oximetry System 0 None
2012-11-30 Mother-to-child transmission of HIV can be eliminated through collective alliances 0 None
2012-11-30 New treatment for children with autism to be unveiled at Queen's University Belfast 0 None
2012-11-30 NIMH-funded research could help with early-detection and treatment of children with autism 0 None
2012-11-30 Fully funded Global Fund key to preventing MTCT of HIV 0 None
2012-11-30 Technology can help children with autism communicate more effectively in classrooms 0 None
2012-11-30 Eisai announces FDA acceptance of AcipHex NDA for priority review 0 None
2012-11-30 Study: Controversial treatment for autism spectrum disorder may be harmful 0 5
2012-11-30 Needless fears linked to severity of autism symptoms in children 0 None
2012-11-30 Roundup: Conn. health care programs face $70M cut; Miss. abortion clinic again asks judge to block law that could force it to close 0 None
2012-11-30 Researchers study effects of food logos on obese and healthy weight children 0 None
2012-11-30 Article highlights Asian-American children’s variable vulnerability to obesity 0 None
2012-11-30 UBE3B gene linked to brain development disorder in children 0 None
2012-11-29 Alberta Children's Hospital performs first liver cell transplant in Calgary, Canada 0 None
2012-11-29 Majority of parents with autistic child show interest in having genetic tests 0 5
2012-11-29 Infants of mothers born in the Philippines have low birth weights 0 None
2012-11-29 Children of low socioeconomic status work harder to filter out irrelevant environmental information 0 None
2012-11-29 Mental health amongst top reasons why young people attend GPs in Mid West Ireland 0 None
2012-11-29 Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies launches new blog for health and wellness 0 None
2012-11-29 Myanmar can build more stable future by investing in vaccines, immunization 0 None
2012-11-29 Childhood obesity risk can be predicted at birth 0 None
2012-11-29 Study identifies risk factors associated with co-exposure to lead, mercury and PCBs 0 None
2012-11-29 Study: Tdap vaccination safe for seniors 0 None
2012-11-29 Child Neurology Society honors LSUHSC professor with 2012 Hower Award 0 None
2012-11-29 Nearly 63,000 people visit online catch-up immunization scheduling tool 0 None
2012-11-29 Packard Children's Health Alliance announces addition of Peninsula Pediatric Medical Group 0 None
2012-11-28 Diptheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine: an interview with Dr. Rudi Eggers, World Health Organisation 0 5
2012-11-28 IPS examines undernourishment, efforts to reverse vitamin deficiencies 0 None
2012-11-28 Cry acoustics may help identify infants at risk of autism 0 None
2012-11-28 ABCA3 gene associated with respiratory distress syndrome in babies 0 None
2012-11-28 Global Polio Eradication Initiative IMB report optimistic but warns of possible polio resurgence in 2013 0 None
2012-11-27 MetroStar to collect new unwrapped toys for Hurricane Sandy-affected children 0 None
2012-11-27 Children with asthma benefit from cognitive behaviour therapy programme 0 5
2012-11-26 Chronic suppurative lung disease: an interview with Dr Robyn Marsh 0 None
2012-11-26 Overexpressed enzyme contributes to development of preeclampsia 0 None
2012-11-26 Pediatricians called to prescribe 'morning-after' pills in advance 0 None
2012-11-26 Study examines pediatric injuries associated with inflatable bouncers 0 None
2012-11-26 Alcohol exposure during fetal development alters brain structure and metabolism in children 0 4
2012-11-26 New research helps improve quality of life-saving blood transfusions for preterm babies 0 None
2012-11-22 UNICEF releases demographic report on Universal Children's Day 0 None
2012-11-22 Crucial link between protein synthesis and autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2012-11-22 Yawning could be linked to fetal development 0 None
2012-11-22 Cincinnati Children's, AAP doctors offer holiday toy safety tips 0 None
2012-11-21 French oil company funding rotavirus research in Congo 0 None
2012-11-21 Prader-Willi children may receive relief from sleep disorders after adenotonsillectomy 0 None
2012-11-21 UNSW-developed nanoparticle could improve effectiveness of chemotherapy for neuroblastoma 0 5
2012-11-21 High blood levels of vitamin D may protect mothers more than babies against MS 0 None
2012-11-20 Appropriators focus quietly on omnibus spending bill 0 None
2012-11-20 Pediatric TB under-diagnosed, treated, MSF report says 0 None
2012-11-20 Washington Post examines polio eradication efforts in Pakistan 0 None
2012-11-20 Maternal cigarette smoking reduces reading accuracy in children 0 None
2012-11-20 Most African countries not on track to achieve MDGs, U.N. officials say 0 None
2012-11-20 Scientists identify two genetic risk factors for sagittal craniosynostosis 0 None
2012-11-20 Study reveals possible reasons why low status children grow up to become smokers 0 None
2012-11-20 Researchers discover new cause of hydrocephalus 0 None
2012-11-20 Gifts That Give announces partnership with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 0 None
2012-11-20 Public supports updating federal laws that require internet safety standards to protect kids 0 None
2012-11-20 Boston and Cincinnati Children's Hospital to learn more about how autism develops 0 None
2012-11-19 Biomolecular imaging: an interview with Professor Roger Reddel 0 None
2012-11-18 Two genetic factors strongly associated with non-syndromic sagittal craniosynostosis 0 None
2012-11-17 Joplin Schools, Ozark Center partner to address emotional needs of children and teens in Joplin 0 None
2012-11-17 Study: Children who learn swimming at young age reach developmental milestones faster 0 None
2012-11-17 First annual charity gala for The White Project to take place at Beverly Hilton Hotel 0 None
2012-11-17 Opinion pieces, blog address preterm birth 0 None
2012-11-17 Daycare associated with overweight among young children 0 None
2012-11-17 Lancet analysis examines trends in preterm birth, potential interventions in developed countries 0 None
2012-11-17 Scientists identify cell growth pathway that is unusually active in gliomas 0 None
2012-11-17 UGA research finds children with noncardiac chest pain have higher levels of anxiety 0 None
2012-11-16 New pneumococcal vaccine highly effective in infants 0 4
2012-11-16 Study links congenital kidney disease with neurodevelopmental disorders 0 5
2012-11-16 A.U. launches website on maternal, newborn survival program 0 None
2012-11-16 Physical performance capabilities across the lifespan 0 5
2012-11-16 Vaccinating families could protect young babies against RSV infection 0 None
2012-11-16 BLADE method can help examine children's heads in MRI without general anaesthesia 0 None
2012-11-16 Research!America to honor authors of study on EMR and infant mortality with Garfield award 0 None
2012-11-16 Low levels of omega-3 may be behind postpartum depression 0 2
2012-11-16 Roundup: 11% of Calif. children lack insurance; Conn. Medicaid overruns drive budget problems 0 None
2012-11-16 Maternal vitamin C deficiency can have serious consequences for foetal brain 0 None
2012-11-16 No link between asthma and poor educational performance 0 None
2012-11-15 Number of polio cases worldwide reaches record low, but experts say challenges remain 0 None
2012-11-15 Report provides recommendations for action on TB among children 0 None
2012-11-15 Over stress during pregnancy increases risk of child being victimised in later life 0 None
2012-11-15 In utero exposure to BPA associated with decreased thyroid function in newborn sheep 0 None
2012-11-15 New study confirms neurodevelopmental effects of PBDE flame retardant exposure in children 0 None
2012-11-15 Triclosan can contribute to increased risk of allergies in children 0 None
2012-11-15 New motivations to serve vegetables to kids 0 None
2012-11-15 Despite modest improvement, premature birth rates cause concern 0 None
2012-11-15 Fevers can be helpful as a child battles an illness 0 None
2012-11-14 Preschool children particularly vulnerable to food-borne toxins 0 None
2012-11-14 Research shows reduced plasticity in brains of preterm teens 0 None
2012-11-14 Medulloblastomas that arise from different cell types might require personalized treatments 0 None
2012-11-14 Obesity and dental cavities increase and become epidemic as homeless children age 0 None
2012-11-14 WHO member states approve new treaty to fight illegal tobacco trade 0 None
2012-11-14 NPR, GlobalPost examine polio in Nigeria 0 None
2012-11-14 U.N., partners call for greater efforts to fight number one killer of children on World Pneumonia Day 0 None
2012-11-14 ProMedica opens new autism center in Toledo 0 None
2012-11-14 Topically applied DMPS not effective in children with autism 0 None
2012-11-13 Could lactate levels in amniotic fluid help diagnose dysfunctional labour? 0 None
2012-11-09 Malaria vaccine reduced severe and uncomplicated malaria by a third in young infants when given with other routine vaccines 0 None
2012-11-09 RTS,S vaccine candidate can help protect African infants against malaria 0 None
2012-11-09 CHOP presents new findings on pediatric cardiovascular disease at AHA 2012 0 None
2012-11-09 Autism Speaks releases biological and clinical data from 383 new AGRE families 0 None
2012-11-09 Better quality neighborhoods can have positive effects on overall health of children 0 None
2012-11-09 More than half of allergic children can tolerate baked hen's eggs 0 None
2012-11-09 High family income, hygiene habits can increase risk of peanut allergies in children 0 4
2012-11-09 Pacific Island nations show progress on child mortality MDG but challenged on reducing poverty, report says 0 None
2012-11-09 Study highlights how parents can help children achieve healthy lifestyle habits 0 None
2012-11-09 Community-based brain injury education program may increase children's use of bicycle helmets 0 None
2012-11-08 Soligenix receives FDA Fast Track designation for SGX203 to treat pediatric Crohn's disease 0 5
2012-11-08 Destruction of newborn screening left over samples may be detrimental to medical research 0 None
2012-11-08 Opportunities to enhance research into pregnancy complications to prevent preterm and stillbirth 0 None
2012-11-08 African leaders must do more to ensure continent meets farming potential 0 None
2012-11-08 AHA honors Children's National pediatrician with Meritorious Achievement Award 0 None
2012-11-08 Studies provide first clues of balanced de novo chromosomal rearrangements 0 None
2012-11-08 Researchers discover cellular pathway that causes lung-damaging inflammation in CF 0 5
2012-11-07 Teva announces additional data from QNASL Phase III program on seasonal allergic rhinitis 0 None
2012-11-07 Excessive turnover of placental cells may trigger unnatural increase in blood pressure 0 None
2012-11-07 Tips for parents and caregivers to help recover children from Hurricane Sandy 0 None
2012-11-07 MSF reports violence in western Myanmar preventing delivery of medical services 0 None
2012-11-07 WHO survey shows low knowledge level, acceptance of polio vaccine among Pashtun Pakistanis 0 None
2012-11-07 Early treatment improves behavior, communication and brain function in children with autism 0 None
2012-11-06 Brain bleeds in premature babies: an interview with Edward Ahn 0 5
2012-11-06 Genetic testing valuable in determining etiology for childhood hearing loss 0 None
2012-11-06 Testosterone exposure early in life can have lasting impact on brain function and behavior 0 None
2012-11-06 Chromosome 22q11.2 deletion syndrome anxiety linked to poorer adaptive behaviors 0 3
2012-11-06 Reducing malnutrition among refugees in South Sudan 0 None
2012-11-06 More calories consumed when eating out 0 None
2012-11-06 Cartoons effectively reduce preoperative anxiety in children 0 None
2012-11-06 Aid workers warn child nutrition reaching emergency levels in northern Mali 0 None
2012-11-06 Nationwide standard on booster seat laws would save children’s lives 0 None
2012-11-06 ICD use can combat sudden death in pediatric patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 0 None
2012-11-05 Adenovirus detection not uncommon among children with Kawasaki disease 0 None
2012-11-04 Rush’s AARTS program to improve quality of life of children and adults with autism 0 None
2012-11-04 Mobile health care centers in India reduce infant and maternal mortality 0 None
2012-11-03 WHO reports on global diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccination efforts 0 None
2012-11-03 New information related to kidney transplantation 0 None
2012-11-03 Autism interventions are supported by varying levels of evidence, reveals new RAND study 1 None
2012-11-03 Study shows anxiety-promoting parental behaviors affect children 0 4
2012-11-03 Toilet training method not related to urinary accidents in children 0 None
2012-11-02 Researchers combine robotics, machine learning and brain imaging to assist infants with CP 0 None
2012-11-02 Imatinib mesylate effectively treats children with neurofibromatosis type 1 tumors 0 5
2012-11-02 Afghanistan, U.N. agencies working to improve routine immunization as winter approaches 0 None
2012-11-02 Global wealth inequality threatens progress made in reducing child mortality, Save the Children report says 0 None
2012-11-02 New data: 4 in 5 children received recommended doses of DTP vaccine during infancy in 2011 0 None
2012-11-02 Roundup: Texas will keep Planned Parenthood Women's Health Program for now; Kids' autism covered in Wash. Medicaid; UnitedHealth selling S.C. Medicaid biz 0 None
2012-11-01 Dysfunction in SRGAP3 protein causes developmental brain disorders 0 None
2012-11-01 Nitisinone treatment effectively prevents tyrosinemia in children 0 None
2012-11-01 Political will, funding needed for successful polio eradication initiative 0 None
2012-11-01 Exosomes alone could protect infants' lungs from dangerous inflammation 0 None
2012-11-01 Study shows how NCH guidelines improve quality of life for extremely premature infants 0 None
2012-11-01 Implementation of food bill in India might be delayed, government adviser says 0 None
2012-11-01 Video can effectively reduce anxiety in children undergoing inhaled induction 0 None
2012-11-01 Study examines impact of school-based obesity intervention program 0 None
2012-10-31 Development of children with ASD much like that of children without ASD at 6 months of age 0 None
2012-10-31 APHON honors Cleveland nurse at 36th annual conference 0 None
2012-10-31 Study finds two distinct patterns of language, social and motor development in children with ASD 0 None
2012-10-31 ESDM intervention can change brain function in toddlers with autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2012-10-31 Childhood bullying can lead to long term health consequences 0 None
2012-10-31 Symposium to discuss latest scientific and clinical advances in treating non-Hodgkins lymphoma 0 None
2012-10-31 Behavioural treatment can be very effective for severely obese children 0 None
2012-10-30 Immigration status, language of caregivers appear to impact care of Hispanic children with cancer 0 None
2012-10-30 Study finds two distinct patterns of language, social and motor development in children with ASD 0 None
2012-10-30 Children with migraine more likely to have below average school performance 0 None
2012-10-30 C allele of rs1329650 may increase risk of both ADHD and smoking 0 None
2012-10-30 Oxidative stress occurs in genetic models of alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency 0 None
2012-10-30 Canadian Cardiovascular Society issues new pediatric heart failure guidelines 0 None
2012-10-30 Nottingham experts identify risk factors associated with childhood obesity 0 None
2012-10-30 Nicotine exposure causes asthma in smoker's grandchildren 0 5
2012-10-30 Researchers invent new quick-release medical tape to minimize neonatal skin injury 0 None
2012-10-29 IRIN examines humanitarian response to Sahel food crisis 0 None
2012-10-29 Maternal bariatric surgery affects cardiovascular risk profile of offsprings 0 None
2012-10-29 Peer mentoring in schools can increase kids' physical activity levels 0 None
2012-10-29 New HIV test for babies differs from conventional test, delivers diagnosis in less than an hour 0 None
2012-10-29 New findings on early treatment of ADHD patients presented at AACAP 2012 conference 1 None
2012-10-29 Researchers find that children's brains are more affected by inhaled anesthetic 0 None
2012-10-29 ESDM improves social skills and brain responses to social cues 0 None
2012-10-29 Researchers find environmental contaminants in day care centers 0 None
2012-10-26 Journal of Pediatrics assesses issues surrounding lack of clinical drug trials for neonates 0 None
2012-10-26 Opinion pieces published in recognition of World Polio Day 0 None
2012-10-26 HSS announces opening of new Lerner Children's Pavilion 0 None
2012-10-26 UNICEF calls for 'finishing' global polio eradication; Rotary International warns of funding shortfall in India 0 None
2012-10-26 Central African Republic town struggling to provide health care since withdrawal of foreign companies, VOA reports 0 None
2012-10-26 World Prematurity Day: Nov. 17 0 None
2012-10-26 Sevoflurane, propofol produce different metabolic patterns in brains of unconscious children 0 None
2012-10-26 Guidelines to help protect vulnerable populations from flu 0 None
2012-10-25 Simple video game can help children with serious anger problems 0 None
2012-10-25 Study finds high internet use by caregivers of children with hydrocephalus 0 None
2012-10-25 USAID releases progress report for Feed the Future 0 None
2012-10-24 Fewer families refusing polio vaccination in Pakistan, but many still not immunized, officials say 0 None
2012-10-24 International community must ensure political will, financial support necessary to eradicate polio 0 None
2012-10-24 India's maternal health care benefit excludes many women because of parity requirement, Women's eNews reports 0 None
2012-10-24 CHOP tool can help parents and health care providers better treat ADHD 0 None
2012-10-24 Old Order Amish children less likely to be overweight 0 None
2012-10-24 SIDS Center of New Jersey launches new initiative to reduce risk of sudden infant death syndrome 0 None
2012-10-24 Link between autism spectrum disorders and schizophrenia 0 None
2012-10-24 Study finds decline in inpatient mortality rate for upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage in the U.S. 0 None
2012-10-23 Moms and babies more likely to die when co-ICU arises 0 None
2012-10-23 In vitro fertilization may significantly increase risk of birth defects 0 None
2012-10-23 Parental stress may be important risk factor for child obesity and related behaviors 0 None
2012-10-23 Computers, TVs may increase risk of poor lifestyle habits among children 0 None
2012-10-23 Examining ethics surrounding Taliban's ban on polio vaccination in Pakistan 0 None
2012-10-23 Sierra Leone kicks off four-day polio vaccination drive targeting 1.3M children under 5 0 None
2012-10-23 Pro-smoking content being promoted in smartphone apps 2 None
2012-10-23 Thin ideal internalization: an interview with Jessica Suisman and Kelly Klump 1 None
2012-10-23 C. diff infections on the rise among children, elderly 0 None
2012-10-22 Stress in parents linked to obesity in their children 0 None
2012-10-22 U.S. boys experience early onset of puberty 0 None
2012-10-22 PAC program improves children’s dental care, may serve as invaluable tool for dental students 0 None
2012-10-22 Grandparent caregivers unaware of more recent safety and other recommendations 0 None
2012-10-22 AAP introduces new initiative to fight childhood obesity 0 5
2012-10-22 Pediatric ICU patients often receive off-label drug treatments 0 None
2012-10-22 Poverty, collective violence affect mental health of children in the U.S./Mexican border 0 None
2012-10-22 AAP announces national winners of 2012 Children's Art Contest 0 None
2012-10-20 IVF may significantly increase risk of birth defects, new research says 0 None
2012-10-20 Study sheds light on risks of fetal position at the time of premature birth 0 None
2012-10-20 Individualized education model optimizes chances of success for children with autism 0 None
2012-10-20 University of Kentucky to host Makenna Foundation Symposium on Pediatric Pulmonary Disease 0 None
2012-10-20 NPR series on polio examines efforts to fight disease in India 0 None
2012-10-20 Mental Health experts examine classifications of children's illness; Eating disorders patients worry about coverage 0 None
2012-10-20 Study finds dramatic increase in acute throat infection admissions in England 0 None
2012-10-20 New data shows influenza-associated deaths among children, effectiveness of school vaccinations 0 None
2012-10-20 Study shows children with low levels of gene activity develop anxious dispositions 0 None
2012-10-20 Childhood poverty, demographics associated with DNA methylation patterns 0 None
2012-10-20 Updated second edition of autism toolkit from AAP 0 None
2012-10-20 Study identifies critical contributors of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2012-10-19 AAP renews call to reduce destructive effects of guns in children and adolescents' lives 0 None
2012-10-19 Two Chicago students develop novel treatment method for fetal alcohol syndrome 0 None
2012-10-19 Harvard, SLU to develop asthma alert messaging system 0 None
2012-10-19 Babies born to HIV positive mothers more likely to acquire measles 0 None
2012-10-19 NPR series on polio examines efforts to fight disease in Pakistan 0 None
2012-10-19 Study to determine if treating mothers can help children at risk for ADHD 1 None
2012-10-19 Political will, humanitarian effort, funding all needed to eradicate polio 0 None
2012-10-19 CNN program examines childhood stunting 0 None
2012-10-19 Advances in Neonatal Care now available on the iPad 0 None
2012-10-19 Chelsea Clinton in Nigeria to promote program distributing zinc, oral rehydration solutions 0 None
2012-10-19 Kids with ADHD tend to feel that they benefit from medications 0 None
2012-10-19 AAP to host seminar on child health disparities 0 None
2012-10-18 Jersey Shore University Medical Center recognized as Baby-Friendly hospital 0 5
2012-10-18 NPR examines efforts to eradicate polio in Nigeria 0 None
2012-10-17 Gothenburg researchers aim to discover new methods for treatment of childhood obesity 0 None
2012-10-17 Trauma in infancy and childhood shapes the brain, learning and behavior 0 4
2012-10-17 World must 'pull together' to end hunger, stunting among children 0 None
2012-10-17 GENNET, BGI enter collaborative agreement for non-invasive fetal trisomy test 0 None
2012-10-17 Public-private partnership will promote handwashing to help reduce child mortality in Africa 0 None
2012-10-17 Lower extremity pain linked to poor physical and mental health in obese children 0 None
2012-10-17 Exercise can help children with ADHD perform better academically 0 None
2012-10-16 Kids encouraged to Stand Up for their health and be active 0 None
2012-10-16 Major academic medical centers, teaching hospitals to form Chicago Adult Congenital Heart Network 0 5
2012-10-16 Language, ethnicity play a role in postoperative behavioral change among chidlren 0 None
2012-10-16 New radiation therapy can reduce risk of neurocognitive adverse effects in children 0 None
2012-10-16 Cigarette smoke adversely affects the developing human airway 0 None
2012-10-16 Men with childhood ADHD have multiple disadvantages throughout their lifetime 0 None
2012-10-16 Political, community support critical to improving maternal mortality in Afghanistan 0 None
2012-10-16 Accumulation of small genetic variations could increase risk of ASD 0 None
2012-10-16 School-wide interventions reduce children's aggressive behaviors 0 None
2012-10-16 U.N. report shows francophone African countries lag behind in AIDS Treatment; NGOs call for increased funding 0 None
2012-10-16 GAPPS announces five new projects for prevention of preterm births 0 None
2012-10-16 FOS prebiotic could replace intravenous feeding in pediatric patients with intestinal failure 0 None
2012-10-16 Mother's kiss appears to be safe and effective in dislodging objects from nasal cavity of kids 0 None
2012-10-15 DNA method leads to more effective treatment of neuroblastoma in children 0 None
2012-10-15 New radiation treatment techniques can reduce risk of neurocognitive adverse effects in children 0 None
2012-10-15 Maternal, child health programs must reach poorest families to be successful 0 None
2012-10-15 Common genetic polymorphisms can increase risk of autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2012-10-12 Ferozsons Laboratories, BioGaia to sell probiotic drops and tablets in Pakistan 0 None
2012-10-12 UNAIDS to support Republic of Congo's efforts to reduce HIV MTCT 0 None
2012-10-12 Premature babies from low-income families more likely to develop brain hemorrhages 0 None
2012-10-12 Two CUMC studies provide new insights into spinal muscular atrophy 1 None
2012-10-12 Early exposure to traffic-related air pollution affects respiratory health in children 0 None
2012-10-12 Children exposed to natural playgrounds tend to be more active 0 None
2012-10-12 Concordia researcher investigates cross-gender behavior in children 0 None
2012-10-12 Brain scans can identify reading skills of children 0 None
2012-10-12 Blocking leukotriene B4 might slow down eczema 0 None
2012-10-11 One type of fat is riskier than another for mums and unborn babies 0 None
2012-10-11 Sun protection: an interview with Jane Hanrahan 1 5
2012-10-11 U.K. announces $56M to assist Yemen with nutrition 0 None
2012-10-11 Transplanted neural stem cells able to produce new myelin in children with PMD 0 None
2012-10-10 Obesity rate high among children admitted to hospital 0 5
2012-10-10 Physical activity associated with increased risk of bleeding in children with hemophilia 0 None
2012-10-10 Endocannabinoid system most vulnerable to cannabis during adolescence 0 None
2012-10-10 Nutrition education needed to combat child malnutrition in India 0 None
2012-10-10 Study to explore effects of intense music training on childhood brain development 0 None
2012-10-10 Researchers identify two new small 'chaperone' molecules that may treat Schindler/Kanzaki disease 0 None
2012-10-10 Pakistan to become first south Asian country to introduce pneumococcal vaccine 0 None
2012-10-10 Structured after-school activities improve children’s academic achievement 0 None
2012-10-10 UNICEF, Syrian government agree to expand humanitarian operations to conflict areas 0 None
2012-10-10 RMND1 gene mutations responsible for severe neurodegenerative disorders 0 None
2012-10-09 Surgical intervention can help fetuses with congenital malformations 0 None
2012-10-09 ARIPI trial: Fresh blood not better for acutely ill premature babies 0 None
2012-10-09 Polio vaccination campaign in Darfur shows immunizations possible in 'emergency and conflict settings' 0 None
2012-10-09 Maternal depression treated by SRIs can change the timing of language development in babies 0 None
2012-10-09 Prenatal fish consumption may reduce risk of ADHD-related behaviors 0 None
2012-10-08 Many children incorrectly restrained in cars 0 None
2012-10-08 Towards the most effective approach for spotting hearing problems in young children 0 None
2012-10-08 Standard red blood cell transfusion as good as fresh RBCs for premature infants 0 None
2012-10-08 Children with autism four times more likely to wander 0 None
2012-10-06 Translational Genomics Research Institute creates new center for rare childhood disorders 0 None
2012-10-06 NPR examines local production of childhood malnutrition treatment in Haiti 0 None
2012-10-06 Tips to differentiate between children's cold and allergies 0 None
2012-10-05 QEEG-guided neurofeedback effective in treating bedwetting 0 1
2012-10-05 Biologists solve long-standing scientific mystery of how mice first know to nurse or suckle 0 None
2012-10-05 Overweight children more likely to take prescription medications 0 None
2012-10-05 Newborn mice use mum's unique odour to begin breastfeeding 0 5
2012-10-05 Study evaluates benefits of symbolic gesture or baby sign 0 5
2012-10-05 Sublingual immunotherapy highly effective for chronic allergy and asthma sufferers 3 5
2012-10-05 SafeToSleep launches Sleep and Breathing Monitor 0 5
2012-10-05 Study shows impact of obstetric unit closures on outcomes of mothers and babies 0 None
2012-10-05 Researchers determine nature and frequency of pain assessments in Canadian children 0 None
2012-10-05 RMHC, UTHealth School of Dentistry partner to bring oral and mobile pediatric care in the Houston area 0 None
2012-10-04 BPA exposure can impact thyroid hormones in pregnant women and newborns 0 None
2012-10-04 NYU Langone announces 2012 American Academy of Pediatrics Visiting Lectureship Program 0 None
2012-10-04 Leaders announce expansion of successful maternal, child health program in Tanzania 0 None
2012-10-04 Simple new test can monitor treatment of eosinophilic esophagitis 0 None
2012-10-04 The Center Helping Obesity In Children End Successfully receives Aetna Foundation grant 0 None
2012-10-04 Preterm births fell for the fifth straight year in 2011 0 None
2012-10-03 New contact lenses can cure nearsightedness, slow progression rates in children 0 2.5
2012-10-03 Adolescent and young cancer cost barriers: an interview with Anne Kirchhoff 0 None
2012-10-03 Devex interviews global health experts during U.N. week 0 None
2012-10-03 ‘Hygiene hypothesis’ updated to ‘Old Friends’ hypothesis 0 3
2012-10-03 NPR's 'Morning Edition' reports on increasing number of polio cases in Nigeria 0 None
2012-10-03 Study examines newly proposed DSM-5 criteria for autism spectrum disorder 0 None
2012-10-03 Noven initiates d-Amphetamine Transdermal System Phase 2 study in ADHD 2 None
2012-10-03 Fluoxetine increases offensive aggression and alters brain development in adolescent hamsters 0 None
2012-10-03 UIC to study policy and environmental factors that influence youth behaviors 0 None
2012-10-02 Partnerships key to ending preventable child deaths 0 None
2012-10-02 World Food Programme warns of hunger threat in Yemen 0 None
2012-10-02 Babies' non-verbal communication skills can help predict autism symptoms in children 0 None
2012-10-02 Self-harming and premature death: an interview with Prof Keith Hawton, University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research 0 5
2012-10-01 Administering immunotherapy for three years can reduce allergies, asthma in children 0 None
2012-10-01 Serious physical abuse on the rise among children 0 None
2012-09-29 Social bullying just as prevalent in children's TV as depictions of physical aggression 1 None
2012-09-29 Blogs examine efforts to improve global food security 0 None
2012-09-29 Gentle chiropractic care improves child's overall health and well-being 0 None
2012-09-29 U.N. meetings focus on improving nutrition among women, children 0 None
2012-09-29 Atrazine may increase risk of choanal atresia 0 None
2012-09-29 World leaders unite behind global polio eradication efforts at U.N. General Assembly 0 None
2012-09-29 Study to look at whether maternal exercise during pregnancy can reduce risk of cancer in offspring 0 None
2012-09-29 Autism Speaks announces new round of research grants 0 None
2012-09-28 New partnership to provide access to contraceptives for more than 27M women 0 None
2012-09-28 IADR/AADR publish study about improving oral health through sense of coherence 0 None
2012-09-28 Broad spectrum sunscreens needed to block UVB and UVA 0 None
2012-09-28 Loyola offers corrective surgeries for adults with strabismus 1 None
2012-09-28 Researchers identify genetic origins in 10% of aortic valve malformations 0 None
2012-09-28 Intellectual disability often results from genetic causes that are not inherited 0 None
2012-09-28 Evidence does not support claims of Cogmed Working Memory Training 0 None
2012-09-28 Health Canada's announcement confirms safety of BPA use in food-contact materials 0 None
2012-09-28 Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, YMCA Alliance announce 2.25M expansion grant for Healthy U 0 None
2012-09-28 Study finds new regulator for heart formation 0 None
2012-09-28 Global Strategy for Women's and Children's Health receives $20 billion in new money 0 None
2012-09-28 U.N. presents plan to improve access to contraception, releases report on maternal, child health 0 None
2012-09-27 AACAP announces new Practice Parameter on issues related to LGBT 0 None
2012-09-27 World working together to end polio 0 None
2012-09-27 U.N. General Assembly focuses on women, children 0 None
2012-09-27 Study: For children on Medicaid, prescriptions often go unfilled 0 None
2012-09-27 Meeting needs of children living with, affected by HIV 'central' to PEPFAR mission 0 None
2012-09-27 NYU Langone creates new groundbreaking collaboration in autism research 0 None
2012-09-27 Infants with regulatory behaviors or maternal psychiatric problems may have increased risk of FSS 0 None
2012-09-27 NBSTRN develops new tool for newborn screening researchers 0 None
2012-09-26 MindChild receives FDA pre-market clearance for MERIDIAN non-invasive fetal heart monitor 0 None
2012-09-26 Granada to hold II Iberoamerican Conference on Nutrition for Children and Teens 0 None
2012-09-26 Dexamethasone use during tonsillectomy not associated with excessive bleeding in children 0 None
2012-09-26 Presidential candidates should address HIV epidemic more directly 0 None
2012-09-26 Lonafarnib clinical trial for progeria has scientific roots in basic biology discoveries 0 None
2012-09-26 New guide helps children deal with obesity 0 None
2012-09-26 PRI examines India's efforts to combat malnutrition using local product 0 None
2012-09-26 Sufficient resources needed to maintain progress against AIDS, TB, malaria 0 None
2012-09-26 Progress on women's, children's health provides optimism for further success 0 None
2012-09-26 New technological tools automatically measure relevant behaviors of children with autism 0 None
2012-09-26 Differences in viral illness patterns play a role in asthma development in urban, suburban children 0 None
2012-09-26 Preliminary results of MSF malaria prevention program suggest malaria drugs prevent disease in healthy children 0 None
2012-09-26 Study finds risk factors for weight problems among children in the US and England 0 None
2012-09-25 Microcirculation secrets could shed new light on risks of heart disease and diabetes 0 None
2012-09-25 UH Rainbow pediatric sports medicine specialist strongly cautions against home trampolines: AAP 0 None
2012-09-25 IVAC at Johns Hopkins announces grant recipients of World Pneumonia Day Advocacy Program 0 None
2012-09-25 Comprehensive prenatal care can decrease rates of low birth weights 0 None
2012-09-25 Gates Foundation blog examines recent global initiatives with focus on women's, children's health 0 None
2012-09-25 Scaling up access to maternal, child health care would prevent most deaths during pregnancy, childbirth 0 None
2012-09-25 Insufficient evidence to support medical intervention use in young adults with autism 0 None
2012-09-25 Joint report calls for action on child nutrition in countries with highest numbers of malnourished children 0 None
2012-09-25 Lonafarnib proves effective for children with progeria 0 4.6
2012-09-25 Study tracks and compares brain growth in chimpanzee and human fetuses 0 None
2012-09-24 Mailed sun protection kits lead to higher frequency of sun protective behaviors 0 None
2012-09-24 Some children are less responsive to internal cues of hunger and fullness 0 None
2012-09-24 Pacifiers may have a deleterious effect on development of emotional intelligence 0 None
2012-09-24 More money, focus needed to reach maternal, child health MDGs 0 None
2012-09-24 Frontline health workers essential for newborn survival 0 None
2012-09-24 Study finds race-specific effect of age and body weight on blood pressure in children 0 None
2012-09-24 Study documents women's experiences after abnormal prenatal chromosomal microarray testing 0 None
2012-09-24 Harris Health System campaign aims to reduce pregnancy-related complications in African-Americans 0 None
2012-09-24 Exposure to near-roadway air pollution can cause or exacerbate asthma in L.A. County children 0 None
2012-09-24 Greenhouse-grown corn seeds could help treat lysosomal storage disease 0 None
2012-09-24 Maternal choline intake could essentially change fetal genetic expression into adulthood 0 None
2012-09-21 What moms eat before pregnancy affects children epigenetically 0 None
2012-09-21 Child mortality rate nearly halved in Niger since 1998, analysis shows 0 None
2012-09-21 New mouse models can help scientists study MCT8 deficiency 0 None
2012-09-21 USAID releases new issue of 'FrontLines' 0 None
2012-09-21 Exposures to perchlorate could reduce thyroidal iodine uptake in women and fetuses 0 None
2012-09-21 IRIN examines child nutrition, stunting in Asia 0 None
2012-09-21 Children with mild to moderate kidney disease have carotid atherosclerosis 0 None
2012-09-21 Radioactive iodine may predispose young thyroid cancer patients to second primary malignancies 0 None
2012-09-21 Concordia study shows childhood friends can forecast adulthood success 0 None
2012-09-21 Childhood emotional neglect may increase risk of stroke in later adulthood 0 None
2012-09-21 Study finds nearly 50% decline in child mortality in Niger over the last decade 0 None
2012-09-20 NIH announces multiple awards to UCLA Center for Autism Research and Treatment 0 None
2012-09-20 Health experts warn of linkages between climate change, increased malnutrition 0 None
2012-09-20 Many children with ASD also experience anxiety, GI problems and atypical sensory responses 0 None
2012-09-20 Viewpoints: Romney says citizens 'do need help from government;' One Retiree suggests sacrifices on Medicare, entitlements would be used to prop up rich 0 None
2012-09-20 Women play important role in fighting NCDs 0 None
2012-09-20 Pacifiers may stunt emotional development of baby boys 0 None
2012-09-19 Children and adolescents with high BPA levels more likely to have obesity 0 None
2012-09-19 Congress can help improve WASH, survival for children worldwide 0 None
2012-09-19 Bangladesh struggles to provide health care in urban slum areas, Guardian reports 0 None
2012-09-19 Children can largely benefit from 40 minutes of daily, vigorous physical activity 0 None
2012-09-19 Better interventions needed to prevent long-lasting consequences of TBI in children 0 None
2012-09-19 Warning signs of eating disorders in children 0 None
2012-09-19 Viewpoints: Romney's myopic view of entitlements; Medicaid reform in N.Y.; 'Dumping' children in Fla. nursing homes 0 None
2012-09-19 Friendly bacteria: do we really need to eat probiotic yogurts? 2 5
2012-09-18 Attractive, catchy names can compel youngsters to eat more vegetables 0 None
2012-09-17 Modifying fat intake during pregnancy benefits children regardless of mother's size 0 None
2012-09-17 Migraine headaches in children linked to behavioral difficulties 0 5
2012-09-17 Children without siblings at higher risk of being overweight or obese 0 None
2012-09-17 Partner treatment essential to prevent recurrent sexually transmitted infections in teenagers 0 None
2012-09-17 New method to precisely predict premature birth 0 None
2012-09-15 USAID helping to improve child survival worldwide 0 None
2012-09-15 ‘C’ variant disrupts brain connectivity in children with ASD 0 None
2012-09-15 UMass Amherst scientist receives NIH grant to study how napping and sleep affect preschoolers 0 None
2012-09-15 Gates Foundation blog examines efforts to stop mother-to-child syphilis transmission 0 None
2012-09-15 Conference to provide scientific research on shaken baby syndrome/abusive head trauma 3 None
2012-09-15 New study analyses effects of passive smoking during pregnancy on newborns 3 1.5
2012-09-15 Whole-genome scan can help doctors choose best treatment option for children with neuroblastoma 0 None
2012-09-15 ‘Rooming in’ benefits both mother and baby: New review 0 None
2012-09-14 Progress on child survival rate since 2000 0 None
2012-09-14 Global child mortality rates fall 41% since 1990, U.N. reports 0 None
2012-09-14 Grand Challenges Canada awards projects to help children achieve full cognitive potential 0 None
2012-09-14 DfID report examines agriculture for nutrition projects, makes recommendations for researchers 0 None
2012-09-14 Scientists successfully reverse neuronal changes in autism 1 None
2012-09-14 Good health helps children with stressful elementary to middle school transitions 0 None
2012-09-14 New report on paediatric intensive care units 0 None
2012-09-14 Urban air pollution exposure during pregnancy may lead to lower vitamin D levels in offspring 0 None
2012-09-14 Low income and minority households more likely to have child with undiagnosed food allergy 0 None
2012-09-13 Nationwide Children's Hospital introduces Concussion ToolKit for student-athletes 0 None
2012-09-13 WHO says Nigeria not on track to turn back polio despite having tools, capacity 0 None
2012-09-13 Joint E.U.-UNICEF program launched in Burkina Faso aims to improve nutrition security 0 None
2012-09-13 First study to report on vitamin D levels in large groups of critically ill children 0 None
2012-09-13 Brigham Young University scientists discover cellular cause of birth defects 0 None
2012-09-13 Positive results from Edison’s EPI-743 phase 2A study on Leigh Syndrome 0 5
2012-09-13 Melbourne researchers develop genetic test to predict risk of autism spectrum disorder 0 None
2012-09-13 Potentially worrisome weight gains following tonsillectomy occur mostly in children under 6 0 None
2012-09-12 Children's Hospital Oakland to celebrate 100th birthday 0 None
2012-09-12 Weill Cornell to establish new child care center 0 None
2012-09-12 Gene therapy regimen can safely restore immune systems to children with Bubble Boy disease 0 None
2012-09-12 Leading dengue fever vaccine candidate 30% effective in first large clinical trial 0 None
2012-09-12 Parents of infants with cystic fibrosis carriers more likely to receive genetic counseling 0 None
2012-09-12 Researchers identify novel genes that make some children cope with malaria 0 None
2012-09-12 Researchers investigate whether altruism influences parental decisions to vaccinate children 0 None
2012-09-12 Edison receives EMA COMP orphan designation for EPI-743 to treat Leigh syndrome 0 None
2012-09-12 'Deep sleep' intimately involved in complex control of pubertal onset 0 None
2012-09-12 Roundup: Mass. voters to consider 'right-to-die'; Texas Planned Parenthood hearing contentious; Calif. kids' palliative care 0 None
2012-09-11 CHLA, House Research Institute and University of Verona to advance ABI use in children 0 None
2012-09-11 Blood flow simulation tools can test and optimize Berlin Heart design 0 None
2012-09-11 New method can measure methyl mercury at unprecedentedly small concentrations 0 None
2012-09-11 Pediatric pain: An interview with Lori Kozlowski 0 5
2012-09-11 U of I microbial engineer synthesizes 2-fucosyllactose to protect babies from pathogens 0 None
2012-09-11 Low-income children of immigrants have poor health, see doctors and dentists less often 0 None
2012-09-11 Cardiac stem cells from newborns show stronger regenerative ability 0 None
2012-09-11 Most Asian countries fail to include rotavirus vaccine in national immunization programs citing cost as barrier 0 None
2012-09-11 William LifeSkills program could reduce anger, blood pressure among school students 0 None
2012-09-11 Babies' ability to detect complex rules in language outshines that of adults 0 None
2012-09-11 Flow cytometry renders PCR testing unnecessary for most AML patients 0 None
2012-09-10 Increased use of powerful antipsychotic drugs to treat publicly insured children 0 None
2012-09-10 New molecular pathway that leads to preeclampsia identified 0 None
2012-09-10 September is Infant Mortality Awareness Month 0 None
2012-09-10 Study finds surprising difference in eating habits of younger and older overweight children 0 None
2012-09-10 Study finds high prevalence of bullying involvement for adolescents with autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2012-09-10 Tight blood sugar control does not benefit pediatric patients undergoing heart surgery 0 None
2012-09-10 Yale researchers to investigate poorly understood nature of autism in females 2 None
2012-09-07 Bullying prevention experts available for comment 1 None
2012-09-07 Simple low-cost biosensor to detect contaminated drinking water 0 None
2012-09-07 Civil registration of African children necessary for human rights, access to health, education, other services, conference hears 0 None
2012-09-07 Children and young patients with chronic HBV infection do have a protective immune response 0 None
2012-09-07 Parents' concern about melanoma does not make them keep their kids indoors 0 None
2012-09-07 Democratic speakers rally around health law 0 None
2012-09-07 Maternal posttraumatic stress, depression and anxiety common after prenatal diagnosis of CHD 0 None
2012-09-07 Melanoma manifests differently in children than in adults 0 None
2012-09-07 Toddlers with cancer more likely to develop trauma disorders than babies 0 None
2012-09-07 Boston researchers develop neonatal mouse model of sepsis 0 1
2012-09-07 Lack of Atoh1 master gene can lead to sudden infant death syndrome 0 None
2012-09-07 Videogames can be used for educational and treatment purposes for young people with ASD 0 None
2012-09-07 Grandparents likely to provide different types of care 0 None
2012-09-07 Distribution infrastructure, effective education important for success of micronutrient powders to treat childhood anemia 0 None
2012-09-06 Pennsylvania BDAP reminds women about fetal alcohol spectrum disorder 0 None
2012-09-06 CHOP’s Center for Autism Research receives ACE grant to identify early signs of ASD 0 None
2012-09-06 All kids are susceptible to concussions 0 None
2012-09-06 Exposure to phthalates increases risk of asthma-related airway inflammation in children 1 4
2012-09-06 Prenatal exposure to piperonyl butoxide increases risk of noninfectious cough in children 0 None
2012-09-06 'Obamacare' plays starring role in first night of convention (video) 0 None
2012-09-06 UC Davis plans to open West Coast Metabolomics Center 0 5
2012-09-06 Nearly one-third of under-five children malnourished in southern Afghanistan, survey shows 0 None
2012-09-06 Pakistan official says progress made in vaccinating thousands of children against polio in tribal area 0 None
2012-09-06 Canada should remove section 43 of Criminal Code to promote good parenting 0 None
2012-09-05 Researchers discover two gene variants that raise risk of pediatric cancer neuroblastoma 0 None
2012-09-05 NeuroSigma's external Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation system awarded CE Certification 0 None
2012-09-05 VOA examines global polio eradication efforts 0 None
2012-09-05 Children's asthma symptoms could be worse due to chaotic home environment 0 None
2012-09-05 Concise guide to treat children who have swallowed powerful neodymium magnets 0 None
2012-09-05 Educational program for parents helps reduce pressure on children to eat 0 None
2012-09-05 Breastfeeding may lower risk for depression in adulthood 0 None
2012-09-05 Regular Fanconi anemia cells aren't sensitive to resveratrol 0 None
2012-09-04 Motor coordination in children with sedentary lifestyles: an interview with Dr. Luis Lopes 2 5
2012-09-04 Study finds 93% reduction in head injuries related to cycling among Swedish children 1 None
2012-09-03 Inhaled steroid drugs slow growth in children with asthma 0 None
2012-09-03 Researchers measure highest DDT levels in breast milk from South African nursing mothers 0 None
2012-09-03 Triple-threat approach can reduce invasive bloodstream infections in pediatric cancer patients 1 4
2012-09-03 Study uncovers factors associated with increased risk of bullying among asthmatic children 0 None
2012-09-03 Metabolic syndrome associated with cognitive and brain impairments in adolescents 0 None
2012-09-01 U.N. humanitarian relief official calls for more assistance to prevent child malnutrition in Mali 0 None
2012-09-01 Targeted intervention improves safety of MRI scans for children with sickle cell disease 0 None
2012-09-01 Health Net helps to increase awareness about importance of whooping cough vaccination 0 None
2012-09-01 Exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls could increase risk of asthma symptoms in children 0 None
2012-09-01 University of Leicester scientists secure funding for Exhalyzer-D to help children's breathing 0 None
2012-08-31 Concentration increase of HUWE1 protein leads to intellectual disability 0 None
2012-08-31 Prenatal exposures to polyfluoroalkyl compounds may lead to obesity in babies 0 None
2012-08-31 Blog examines study looking at role of stigma in HIV PMTCT 0 None
2012-08-31 Census Bureau releases new data on local uninsurance rates 0 None
2012-08-31 Healthy diets during infancy and early childhood can prevent obesity in future 0 None
2012-08-31 Impulsive and compulsive personality traits linked with traumatic upbringing during childhood 0 None
2012-08-31 Less than half of U.S. schools address pandemic preparedness in their school plan 0 None
2012-08-31 Tips for parents to recognize signs of childhood obstructive sleep apnea 0 None
2012-08-31 PD0325901 drug may hold potential to prevent neurofibromatosis 1 in children 1 None
2012-08-30 Tips for parents to help their kids get a smart start to the academic year 0 None
2012-08-30 Full-term pregnancy benefits many U.S. babies 0 None
2012-08-30 Ambassador Rice lauds India's role in fighting polio, ensuring child survival 0 None
2012-08-30 Peruvian President announces launch of government fund to fight child malnutrition 0 None
2012-08-30 George Washington University SPHHS launches Childhood Asthma Leadership Coalition 0 None
2012-08-30 UNICEF official calls for increased investment in child mortality to achieve MDGs; New U.N. estimates due next month 0 None
2012-08-30 Novartis receives FDA approval for Afinitor Disperz to treat subependymal giant cell astrocytoma 0 None
2012-08-29 Bill Gates reflects on Angola's success against polio 0 None
2012-08-29 Hispanic children often have undiagnosed developmental delays, autism 0 None
2012-08-29 Scientists use new method to easily investigate stress systems in babies 0 None
2012-08-29 Branding healthier foods in school cafeterias can improve children's nutrition 0 None
2012-08-29 NUI Galway project hopes to deliver cost effective tool for rapid diagnosis of pneumonia 0 None
2012-08-28 Taliban undermining efforts to control polio in Pakistan 0 None
2012-08-28 Increased incidence of Type 2 diabetes in children 0 None
2012-08-28 SAMHSA announces six new Statewide Family Network Program grants 0 None
2012-08-28 Study links maternal obesity to newborn death in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-08-28 American Academy of Pediatrics says circumcision benefits outweigh risks 2 None
2012-08-28 American moms with full-time jobs less likely to spend time on children's diet and exercise 0 None
2012-08-28 Fetal fraction of cfDNA does not vary significantly among pregnant women regardless of trisomy risk 0 None
2012-08-28 Reducing TV viewing may effectively prevent excess weight gain among adolescents 0 None
2012-08-28 Study explains how breast milk fosters colonies of microbiotic flora in a newborn's intestinal tract 0 None
2012-08-27 Merz acquires CUVPOSA oral solution to treat children with cerebral palsy 0 None
2012-08-27 Lunch boxes and school eating areas are hotspots for bacteria 0 None
2012-08-27 Debiopharm initiates enrollment in triptorelin phase III study for central precocious puberty 0 None
2012-08-26 Research roundup: Who do patients seek for primary care?; Treating kids with antipsychotics 0 None
2012-08-26 Children more likely to pick up stomach infections from private water supplies 0 None
2012-08-26 Children with obesity face increased risk for gallstones 0 None
2012-08-26 Study addresses important early risk factors of cardiovascular health in adolescents 0 3
2012-08-24 Aetna sponsorship provides support for children's activities at the US Open 0 None
2012-08-24 Guidelines for parents to beat back-to-school bugs 0 None
2012-08-24 MOZ protein could explain variations in severity of DiGeorge syndrome 0 None
2012-08-23 Early exposure to antibiotics primes children for obesity later in life 0 None
2012-08-23 Australian doctors in training spend significantly less time consulting with children 0 None
2012-08-23 S45F mutation may offer identifiable risk factor in recurrent pediatric aggressive fibromatosis 0 None
2012-08-23 New book sparks debate over whether vaccines cause autism 1 None
2012-08-23 Diabetes risk may be higher in childhood cancer survivors who received radiotherapy 0 None
2012-08-23 Nearly half of Lesotho population faces food insecurity in coming months, Prime Minister warns 0 None
2012-08-23 Signs of epilepsy in childhood 0 None
2012-08-23 Metta World Peace to receive special recognition award from SAMHSA 0 None
2012-08-23 MR enterography performs well in children with Crohn disease 0 None
2012-08-23 Study provides new direction for research in bipolar disorder during pregnancy 0 5
2012-08-23 Emotional health and education level of mothers influence teen’s oral health 0 None
2012-08-23 Alcohol can cause more than one pattern of birth defects 0 None
2012-08-22 Surface electromyography can rehabilitate muscles in children with cranial nerve palsy 0 None
2012-08-22 HIV-related stigma keeps Kenyan pregnant women from having babies in health-care facilities 0 None
2012-08-22 Child mortality at double emergency rate in South Sudan refugee camp, MSF reports 0 None
2012-08-22 Study: Declining rates of circumcisions among infants could drive up health care costs 0 None
2012-08-22 Study analyzes association between antibiotic use and body mass starting in infancy 0 None
2012-08-21 Pharmacists and carers unsure about paracetamol doses for children with obesity 0 None
2012-08-21 Declining circumcision rates in the US raise healthcare costs and disease risk 0 None
2012-08-21 Healthy brown-bag lunch can combat obesity in school children 0 None
2012-08-21 Mali faces 'complex humanitarian emergency' as a result of displacement, food insecurity 0 None
2012-08-21 Children's Medical Center to broadcast two corrective bladder surgeries live on the internet 0 None
2012-08-21 Daily vitamin D intake protects against respiratory infections in children 0 None
2012-08-21 Roundup: Abortion cases against Kan. Planned Parenthood dropped; Maine Readies session on money owed hospitals; Calif. suing doc over billing practices 0 None
2012-08-20 'Not enough exercise' cited as top children's health concern 0 None
2012-08-20 Secondhand smoke exposure decreases sensitivity to cough-eliciting respiratory irritants in children 0 None
2012-08-18 Vanderbilt University signs TIPQC to increase breast-feeding in hospitals and delivery centers 0 None
2012-08-17 Communication problems between clinicians and mothers of critically ill newborns 0 None
2012-08-17 Research examines relative impact of militarization and corruption on civilian populations 0 None
2012-08-17 Blog examines administration of zinc, rehydration salts to treat diarrhea in rural India 0 None
2012-08-17 Study finds genetically modified rice good source of vitamin A for malnourished children 0 None
2012-08-17 Researchers develop multi-dimensional MRI method to assess age in children 0 None
2012-08-17 Smoking during pregnancy associated with wheezing and asthma in preschool children 0 None
2012-08-17 Montelukast improves respiratory disturbance and adenoid size in children with OSA 0 4
2012-08-16 Be ‘medicinewise’ with cough and cold medicines in young children 0 None
2012-08-16 Pregnant women who undergo chemotherapy do not appear to increase their baby’s risk of complications 0 None
2012-08-16 U.S. FDA warns of post-surgery codeine deaths in children 0 None
2012-08-16 Study tracks effects of heavy PAE on growth and body composition throughout childhood 0 None
2012-08-16 Study examines environmental and biological impacts on children with cleft lip and palate 0 None
2012-08-16 Human milk oligosaccharides may reduce risk of mother-to-child HIV transmission 0 None
2012-08-16 Delaying gratification at 4 years of age may affect weight later in life 0 None
2012-08-16 Calorie Calculator can help assess impact of health policy choices on childhood obesity 0 None
2012-08-15 Infantile hemangiomas grow rapidly in babies much earlier than previously thought 0 None
2012-08-15 German children gain weight soon after entering elementary school 0 None
2012-08-15 Poorer motor coordination found in children with sedentary lifestyles 0 None
2012-08-15 Study investigates ability of bifidobacteria to remove glycans from milk glycoproteins 0 None
2012-08-15 Scientists use supercomputers to reveal links between known risk factors and heart biology 0 None
2012-08-15 TAIN project aims to optimise treatment for babies with adrenal insufficiency 0 None
2012-08-14 Researchers identify key element in the development of Burkitt lymphoma 0 None
2012-08-14 Scientists identify new genetic alterations underlying high-risk subtype of ALL 0 None
2012-08-14 Study shines light on specific link between oral health and performance in school 0 None
2012-08-13 Maternal obesity and neonatal death: an interview with Dr. Jenny Cresswell 0 5
2012-08-13 Persistent and loud snoring associated with problem behaviors in young children 0 None
2012-08-13 HDAC8 gene mutations cause Cornelia deLange syndrome 0 3
2012-08-13 Scientists discover how pten gene causes brain changes that lead to autism-like behavior 0 None
2012-08-12 Research roundup: Disparities in head scans; Unnecessary heart tests; Americans hit the walkway 0 None
2012-08-12 Heat wave safety tips from Children's Hospital Los Angeles 0 None
2012-08-12 Smartphone app can combat ongoing epidemic of childhood obesity 0 None
2012-08-10 Precautions to ensure safety of children in and near water 0 None
2012-08-10 BBC News examines malnutrition in India 0 None
2012-08-10 New subtype of Ewing sarcoma discovered 0 None
2012-08-10 Sustaining focus on global hunger critical to improving transparency, accountability in fight against malnutrition 0 None
2012-08-10 Boys are little more susceptible to both bad and good exposures 0 None
2012-08-10 FDA approved drug to treat Ph- acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2012-08-10 Accurate vaccination needed to protect children 0 None
2012-08-10 Anemia prevention in pregnancy: an interview with Juan Pablo Peña-Rosas, WHO 0 None
2012-08-09 Newborn death risk increases with maternal obesity in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-08-09 Private sector becoming more involved in efforts to reach global health development goals 0 None
2012-08-09 Jared Foundation, MGM Resorts partner to fight childhood obesity 0 None
2012-08-09 Berlin Heart EXCOR Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device proves effective and life-saving 0 None
2012-08-09 UNICEF warns more children than ever to be affected by hunger in Sahel; PM Cameron expected to announce nutrition initiatives at summit 0 None
2012-08-08 Medicaid and CHIP succeed in providing health insurance coverage for children 0 None
2012-08-08 New blog from USAID to feature U.S. Government's action on child survival 0 None
2012-08-08 Study examines trends in serum lipid concentrations among U.S. children and adolescents 0 None
2012-08-08 Study finds only few U.S. children use age-appropriate safety restraints in cars 0 None
2012-08-08 Healthy diets may increase children’s IQ 0 None
2012-08-08 Certain patterns of brain activity may help predict kids at risk of heavy drinking 0 None
2012-08-08 Researchers help quell parents' worry about why infants seem to get sick so often 0 None
2012-08-08 Elimination diet may help manage cow's milk protein allergy in infants 0 None
2012-08-08 TXNIP protein provides best available target for therapies against diabetes, Wolfram syndrome 0 None
2012-08-08 Communal violence in India forces up to 400,000 into overcrowded camps without sufficient food, water, medicine 0 None
2012-08-07 Children of U.S.-born Latina women more likely to develop retinoblastoma 0 None
2012-08-07 NCH conducts workshop to teach participants how and when to use EpiPen 0 None
2012-08-07 IPS reports on efforts to prevent mother-to-child HIV transmission at public hospital in Cameroon 0 None
2012-08-07 Young children with attention and persistence skills more likely to complete college 0 None
2012-08-07 Childhood obesity on the rise in China 0 None
2012-08-07 Obesity in mothers affects growth of children 0 None
2012-08-07 Adalimumab effective in maintaining remission in pediatric patients with Crohn's disease 0 None
2012-08-06 Curemark receives FDA clearance for enrollment of children aged 9-12 in CM-AT study for autism 0 None
2012-08-06 Planned cesarean delivery for breech births associated with significantly lower neonatal mortality 0 None
2012-08-06 First generic versions of Singulair receive FDA approval for treatment of asthma, allergies 0 None
2012-08-03 Similar molecular pathways involved in intellectual disability due to Fragile X and Down syndromes 0 None
2012-08-03 Risky prenatal use of steroid to prevent intersex, tomboys and lesbians 0 None
2012-08-03 Science, Lancet articles examine efforts to eradicate polio 0 None
2012-08-03 Giving antibiotics just before cesarean section prevents infections 0 None
2012-08-03 Exposure to mold during infancy linked to asthma development during childhood 0 None
2012-08-03 Intraluminal protection device outperforms negative-pressure split septum IV connector 0 None
2012-08-03 Clinton tours health center in Senegal's capital on first stop of 10-day Africa trip 0 None
2012-08-03 Polyandry creates safety net for women in some cultures 0 5
2012-08-03 Empathetic children more likely to effectively manage stress, behave prosocially 0 None
2012-08-02 House rejects bill limiting DC abortions 0 None
2012-08-02 World Breastfeeding Week begins Wednesday 0 None
2012-08-02 Greenwich Hospital to educate women about breastfeeding during first week of August 0 None
2012-08-02 Strong oppositional behaviors associated with drug abuse among children 0 1
2012-08-02 Investigational drug shows promise against most severe form of congenital hyperinsulinism 0 None
2012-08-02 GAVI Alliance announces plans to roll out vaccines in countries isolated by war, secrecy 0 None
2012-08-02 MDCH unveils Michigan’s Infant Mortality Reduction Plan 0 None
2012-08-02 Internet searches related to infant sleep safety often do not reflect AAP recommendations 0 None
2012-08-02 High maternal choline intake may reduce risk of hypertension and diabetes in babies 0 None
2012-08-01 Childhood obesity could be related to growing problems with infertility 0 None
2012-08-01 Teplizumab type I diabetes prevention study now enrolls younger children 0 None
2012-08-01 Link between maternal metabolic or psychological stress and obesity in offspring 0 None
2012-07-31 Tips on how to keep children safe during extreme hot weather 0 None
2012-07-31 High choline intake during pregnancy may improve how a child responds to stress 0 None
2012-07-31 KSU researcher completes study that examines dietary fiber in children 0 None
2012-07-31 Kids with congenital heart defect should receive early evaluation for developmental disorders 0 None
2012-07-31 Parents concerned about their children's slothful ways can do something about it 0 None
2012-07-31 Psychological abuse can be as damaging to young child's health as a slap, punch or kick 0 None
2012-07-31 ATP1A3 gene mutations responsible for alternating hemiplegia of childhood 0 None
2012-07-30 CNN examines progress, challenges in global polio eradication efforts 0 None
2012-07-30 Evidence for ADHD due to delay in brain development 0 None
2012-07-30 Grant provides funding for i.v.STATION Robot at Mangiagalli Clinic 0 None
2012-07-30 Scientists identify new gene responsible for genetic form of blindness in newborns 0 None
2012-07-30 Boys show more preference to solve arithmetic problems than girls 0 None
2012-07-30 High in-utero magnetic field levels may increase risk of obese or overweight in childhood 1 None
2012-07-30 Researchers discover gene mutations in patients with alternating hemiplegia of childhood 2 None
2012-07-30 Researchers isolate elusive human gene that causes NMNAT1-related Leber congenital amaurosis 0 None
2012-07-28 Childhood physical and sexual abuse may increase risk of early or late onset menarche 0 None
2012-07-28 Researchers use neuroimaging to study brains of preschool children with ADHD symptoms 1 5
2012-07-28 EC approves Vertex's KALYDECO for treatment of cystic fibrosis 0 None
2012-07-27 Minnesota expanding health coverage to 16,000 kids 0 None
2012-07-27 PedBrain Tumor network publishes evaluation of first 125 genome analyses of medulloblastomas 0 None
2012-07-27 Chevron announces PMTCT partnership to combat mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Africa 1 None
2012-07-26 Researchers develop piglet model to study infant brain development 0 None
2012-07-26 Myotonia less important to patients with myotonic dystrophy than other symptoms 0 None
2012-07-26 GAO: Proposed IRS rule could leave some children ineligible for health insurance subsidies 0 None
2012-07-26 Viewpoints: 'No Cash, No Insurance, No Live'; Medicaid expansion is a good option; Eradicating polio 0 None
2012-07-26 Child who received first stem cell trachea transplant functioning well two years on 0 None
2012-07-26 Excess maternal iodine supplementation can lead to congenital hypothyroidism in infants 0 None
2012-07-25 Children missing out on in battle against TB 0 None
2012-07-25 Survey offers solutions to meet the needs of young people with HIV 0 None
2012-07-25 HemoGlobe device can identify women with anemia 0 None
2012-07-25 Scientists use inactive, fat rats to study juvenile obesity 0 None
2012-07-25 Pennsylvania Hospital to participate in Best Fed Beginnings 0 None
2012-07-25 Burgess to offer legislation to fund high-risk pools, reinsurance programs 0 None
2012-07-25 Mercyhurst expert addresses FDA's recent ban on Bisphenol-A 0 None
2012-07-25 Deep look into how brain mechanisms for memory retrieval differ between adults and children 0 None
2012-07-25 Health law implementation: McDonnell wants better answers to exchange questions; GAO says some kids may miss out on coverage 0 None
2012-07-24 Penn expert can offer commentary on provision of human milk during World Breastfeeding Week 0 None
2012-07-24 Community worker assisting with polio campaign in Pakistan shot, killed 0 None
2012-07-24 Premature babies more likely to survive in high-level NICUs than previously reported 0 None
2012-07-24 Two thirds of obese children have heart disease risk factors 0 None
2012-07-24 Study reveals 50% increased risk of urothelial and colorectal cancers in adulthood 0 None
2012-07-23 Egg allergy treatment for children: an interview with Dr Robert Wood 0 5
2012-07-23 Recent guidelines that recommend cholesterol tests for children fail to weigh health benefits 0 None
2012-07-23 Researchers identify several gene mutations responsible for medulloblastoma 0 None
2012-07-23 Kids with T13 or 18 and their families lead a happy life 0 None
2012-07-23 Researchers identify high ARV drug exposure in hair samples of HIV uninfected infants 0 None
2012-07-23 Researchers link specific gene mutations with four recognized subtypes of medulloblastoma 0 None
2012-07-21 Limit children's media exposure to the Colorado shooting tragedy 0 None
2012-07-21 'Medical travel' can be used to access advanced technologies 0 None
2012-07-21 South Africa making progress against HIV/AIDS, but still more effort needed, health minister says 0 None
2012-07-21 Cipla, DNDi to develop ARV combination therapy for children with HIV/AIDS 0 None
2012-07-21 1M Yemeni children face severe malnutrition, contribute to 62M people worldwide in need of humanitarian aid, U.N. says 0 None
2012-07-20 Placenta-derived endothelial colony-forming cells are more vasculogenic: Study 0 None
2012-07-20 Montefiore physician to develop tablet computer app for children with cochlear implants 0 3.7
2012-07-20 Low serum albumin associated with higher risk of graft failure in pediatric kidney transplants 1 None
2012-07-20 Mother's exposure to air pollution increases risk of obesity and insulin resistance in offspring 0 None
2012-07-20 House subcommittee approves spending bill that deletes health law funding 0 None
2012-07-20 Gains in child health, education threatened by increase in malnutrition, Save the Children report says 0 None
2012-07-19 New hope for children with egg allergy 0 None
2012-07-19 Better methods needed to diagnose and treat HIV, TB in children 0 None
2012-07-19 Egg allergies in children can be treated with oral immunotherapy 0 None
2012-07-19 Two polio campaign workers shot, wounded in Pakistan; WHO says no sign attack was deliberate 0 None
2012-07-19 ADHD drugs do not appear to have long-term effects on the brain 1 None
2012-07-18 Medicaid expansion unsettles governors' meeting 0 None
2012-07-18 CSIRO to produce antibodies for development of new vaccines against rotavirus 0 None
2012-07-18 Three outstanding young scientists named July 2012 Damon Runyon-Sohn Fellows 0 None
2012-07-18 Marijuana use prior to pregnancy can increase risk of preterm birth 1 None
2012-07-18 Kawasaki Disease may increase risk of atherosclerosis in children 0 None
2012-07-18 Heart defects at birth linked to workplace exposure to solvents 0 None
2012-07-18 Risk of birth defects linked to certain jobs dads do 0 None
2012-07-17 Venom protein could treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy 0 4
2012-07-17 Commitments announced at London summit show power of family planning evidence 0 None
2012-07-17 Gates Foundation's efforts to improve access to contraceptives will improve health, lives of women, children 0 None
2012-07-17 Study looks at effectiveness of parity laws in reducing families' financial burdens 0 None
2012-07-17 Pakistan polio immunization campaign might not reach 240,000 children because of militant leaders' bans on vaccine 0 None
2012-07-17 IBMP delivers 11,000 ounces of donor breast milk to South African infants 0 None
2012-07-17 Introducing missing gene could help extend lives of patients with SMA 0 None
2012-07-16 TV watching increases waist size and reduces sporting ability in children 0 None
2012-07-16 New research raises concerns about gaps in national child abuse statistics 0 None
2012-07-16 Seattle summit addresses global crisis of preterm birth 0 None
2012-07-14 New noninvasive imaging technique may help detect heart transplant rejection in children 0 None
2012-07-14 UCLA pediatrician receives 2012 Nemours Child Health Services Research Award 0 None
2012-07-14 Governments should mobilize to address drowning deaths worldwide 0 None
2012-07-14 College-age children also need immunizations, says UMDNJ professor 0 None
2012-07-14 Ajuba protein plays a central role in regulating function of heart stem cells 0 None
2012-07-14 Vitamin D deficiency may impair lung function in asthmatic children treated with budesonide 0 None
2012-07-14 Paper describes novel psychotherapeutic approach in a boy with Asperger's syndrome 1 None
2012-07-13 Study demonstrates superiority of AE technique for ACL reconstruction in children 0 None
2012-07-13 Five rare mutations in single gene increase chances of boys developing ASD 0 None
2012-07-13 Officials identify causes of 'mystery illness' responsible for more than 60 child deaths in Cambodia, CNN reports 0 None
2012-07-12 International Society for Anthrozoology conference to take place from July 11-13 0 None
2012-07-12 Disabled children more like to be victims of violence 0 None
2012-07-12 New drug combination could offer hope to children with neuroblastoma 0 None
2012-07-12 New York Times examines how CIA's decision to use vaccination team affecting polio eradication efforts 0 None
2012-07-12 NIST releases guide to help improve design of pediatric electronic health records 0 None
2012-07-12 Prenatal and early childhood exposure to PCE may be associated with long-term visual impairments 0 None
2012-07-11 Guardian columnist examines family planning in Nepal 0 None
2012-07-11 SAMHSA announces 2012 System of Care Expansion Planning grants 0 None
2012-07-11 Neonate blood-brain barrier more intact than adults following stroke 0 None
2012-07-11 Loyola receives Tellabs Foundation grant to help address needs of tiny patients in NICU 0 None
2012-07-11 Exposure to H1N1 vaccine in pregnancy does not increase risk of adverse fetal outcomes 0 4
2012-07-11 Victims of stray-bullet shootings are often children, females 0 None
2012-07-11 Family planning summit commits to trebling the number of women and girls’ lives saved by 2020 0 None
2012-07-11 Fatal outcome from HFMD is rare, says LUHS pediatric infectious disease specialist 0 None
2012-07-11 Study refutes link between depression and Facebook use 0 None
2012-07-11 Mixed-race adolescents report fewer behavioral problems 1 None
2012-07-11 Improving access to health care for minority women could reduce racial disparity in infant mortality 0 None
2012-07-11 Contraceptive use likely prevents more than 272,000 maternal deaths from childbirth each year 0 None
2012-07-10 Financial Times examines integration of family planning, HIV services in Ethiopia 0 None
2012-07-10 Disabling Nf1 gene makes stem cells from the third ventricle proliferate rapidly 0 None
2012-07-10 Overproduction of hepcidin appears to impair maternal-fetal iron transfer 0 None
2012-07-10 Enterovirus blamed for some deaths of Cambodian children; Officials continue to investigate mysterious respiratory illness 0 None
2012-07-10 Scientists can identify distinctive patterns of chemicals in the urine of children with autism 0 None
2012-07-09 Recovery may be lifelong process for children with brain injury 0 None
2012-07-09 Toyota, Cincinnati Children's expand Buckle Up for Life education program 0 None
2012-07-07 Robot assists in complex uro surgery for pediatric patient 0 None
2012-07-07 Health officials working to identify respiratory illness responsible for deaths of more than 60 Cambodian children 0 None
2012-07-07 Examining improvements in neonatal survival 0 None
2012-07-06 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, AJPM introduce Childhood Obesity Challenge 0 None
2012-07-06 Bullying can happen at summer camp or in cyberspace, school 0 None
2012-07-06 Diabetes on the rise among Chinese teenagers 0 None
2012-07-05 Reprogramming asthma-promoting immune cells diminishes airway damage and inflammation 0 None
2012-07-05 Researchers use maternal blood sample to sequence genome of an unborn baby 0 2
2012-07-05 Developing countries struggle to meet UN’s child hunger target 0 None
2012-07-04 SET policy reduces risk of perinatal mortality in IVF and ICSI infants 0 None
2012-07-04 Children at increased risk for heat-related illness 0 None
2012-07-04 Signs that a child is seriously ill: Interview with Professor Middleton 0 5
2012-07-04 Perinatal mortality risk in IVF reduced by single embryo transfer 0 None
2012-07-04 Important insight into association between childhood maltreatment and suicide 0 None
2012-07-04 Track-related injuries on the rise among U.S. children and adolescents 0 None
2012-07-04 Scientists reprogram amniotic fluid cells without introduction of extra genes 0 None
2012-07-04 Annual report on MDGs shows success in some areas, but continued lack of progress in other areas, including maternal health 0 None
2012-07-03 Students with 'observable' disabilities more likely to bully, be bullied in school 1 None
2012-07-03 Study provides evidence for meth abuse's causal effect on foster home admissions 0 None
2012-07-02 Deleting a single gene results in autism-like behavior 0 None
2012-07-02 Safer imaging of children with otolaryngologic disease is a shared responsibility 0 None
2012-07-02 Study links procedural pain and detectable oxidative stress in neonates 0 None
2012-07-02 Pediatric pain still common in hospitals 0 None
2012-07-02 Obesity during adulthood linked to sexual and physical abuse during childhood 0 None
2012-07-02 Number of babies born due to assisted reproduction technologies reaches 5 million 0 None
2012-07-02 Study tracks changes in spending, prices, and use of health care services by children 0 None
2012-06-30 Stress during pregnancy increases children's risk for abnormal health conditions at birth 0 None
2012-06-30 CIHR and CH.I.L.D. create Canadian Children Inflammatory Bowel Disease Network 0 None
2012-06-29 Mothers, children in northern Mali most affected by food insecurity due to conflict, drought 0 None
2012-06-29 Calif. Gov. signs budget 0 None
2012-06-29 IARS announces recipient of 2012 Frontiers in Anesthesia Research Award 0 None
2012-06-28 LUHS among select group of hospitals nationwide to improve breastfeeding rates 0 None
2012-06-28 California plan to move 880,000 children into Medi-Cal met with skepticism 0 None
2012-06-28 Prenatal exposure to PCBs impacts reproductive function in offspring 0 None
2012-06-28 World must work together to take advantage of 'unique opportunity' to end polio 0 None
2012-06-28 Senior Taliban commander bans polio vaccination efforts in Southern region of Pakistan 0 None
2012-06-28 European Commission needs comprehensive strategy to address malnutrition, report says 0 None
2012-06-28 Fetal growth in pregnancy may be affected by standing for long periods 0 None
2012-06-28 Can London summit broaden discussion of family planning to include needs of young women? 0 None
2012-06-28 Pregnancy complications are leading killer of teenage girls worldwide, Save the Children report says 0 None
2012-06-28 Touch important for side-effects of medicines for premature babies with respiratory problems 0 None
2012-06-28 Pediatric Hodgkin lymphoma can be treated without radiation and intensive chemotherapy 0 None
2012-06-28 CHLA pediatric oncologist receives Hyundai Hope on Wheels grant 0 None
2012-06-28 Five medicine safety tips for families traveling with young children 0 None
2012-06-28 Study offers new clues for early autism diagnosis 0 None
2012-06-27 Scientists now have clues to how GATA4 gene mutation leads to septal defects in babies with CHD 0 None
2012-06-27 Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island to participate in Best Fed Beginnings 0 None
2012-06-27 Obese children show greater exposure to phthalates 0 None
2012-06-27 Apple iPad 2 can affect programmable shunt valve in children with hydrocephalus 0 None
2012-06-27 Researchers examine how parenting style is associated with sedentary behaviour 0 None
2012-06-27 Child obesity could be cut by healthy eating advice for new mums 0 None
2012-06-27 OOM women in mid-pregnancy have reduced levels of EDCs than general population 0 None
2012-06-27 U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator discusses lessons learned from U.S. response to HIV/AIDS worldwide 0 None
2012-06-27 GlobalPost blog interviews GAVI Board Chair about role of vaccines in ending preventable child deaths 0 None
2012-06-27 New research findings on evidenced-based approaches to tackle childhood obesity 0 None
2012-06-27 First clinical trial to test cardiac drug regimen for DMD 0 None
2012-06-27 Maternal factors associated with fetal growth restriction 0 None
2012-06-27 Medela, King West Pictures and NWMMB partner to increase awareness of human milk banks 0 None
2012-06-26 Age at which ADHD children begin taking medication influences academic progress 1 None
2012-06-26 Study: Fertility drug-conceived children are shorter on average 0 None
2012-06-26 SCRI receives NIH grant for Science Adventure Lab program 0 None
2012-06-26 World-renowned pediatric cardiac surgeon performs 10,000th milestone operation 0 None
2012-06-26 New scoring system may better identify adolescents with metabolic syndrome 0 None
2012-06-26 SmartTots announces recipients of inaugural round of research grants 0 None
2012-06-26 Tools to achieve child survival goals are 'at our disposal' 0 None
2012-06-26 Stillbirth rates higher among least well off in England 0 None
2012-06-26 Tiniest and heaviest fetuses at increased risk of being stillborn 0 None
2012-06-26 Exposure to BBzP during pregnancy can increase risk of eczema in children 0 None
2012-06-26 GlobalPost examines women's health in Myanmar amid country's recent political reform 0 4
2012-06-26 To complete unfinished child survival agenda, focus on reaching most marginalized children 0 None
2012-06-26 Some caregivers unsure about when to give epinephrine for children with food allergies 0 None
2012-06-26 Study investigates EEGs as potential diagnostic tool for autism 0 5
2012-06-26 PeriGen’s patient safety campaign raises awareness about shoulder dystocia 1 None
2012-06-26 Sinovac provides update on EV71 vaccine Phase III trial on HFMD 0 None
2012-06-25 Uncontrolled symptoms of pediatric asthma found in 50% of children 0 None
2012-06-25 Self-harm and suicide in young people: the role of new media 0 None
2012-06-25 Study reinforces importance of educating parents and other caregivers of children with food allergy 0 None
2012-06-25 STARS study receives £1.7m funding to test effectiveness of TCM course 0 None
2012-06-25 Even moderate thyroid dysfunction during early pregnancy increases risk of serious complications 0 None
2012-06-25 De novo somatic gene mutations likely to cause hemimegalencephaly 0 None
2012-06-23 Smoking of fathers before conception can damage genetic information of their offspring 1 None
2012-06-23 GlobalPost blog series examines PMTCT program in South Africa 0 None
2012-06-23 Study reveals decline in number of babies born with birth defects across Europe 0 None
2012-06-23 Alcohol during pregnancy can be harmful for the developing baby 0 None
2012-06-23 Ten-year-old kid to participate in annual Arthritis Walk on June 23 0 None
2012-06-23 Young children have higher prevalence of mental health problems: Study 0 None
2012-06-22 Parents play a major role in children's TV time 0 None
2012-06-22 Global initiative to improve quality of midwifery care 0 None
2012-06-22 Researchers identify genes that cooperate in development of medulloblastoma 0 None
2012-06-22 Addressing the need for a new global roadmap for reducing child mortality 0 None
2012-06-22 Protein in blood can predict improper growth of fetus 2 None
2012-06-22 Parents must be considered during expansion of genetic screening programs for newborns 1 None
2012-06-22 Sanford Health CAO receives NOFAS Excellence Award for commitment to FAS 0 None
2012-06-22 U.N. agencies renew commitment to REACH initiative to combat child hunger, malnutrition 0 None
2012-06-22 Moderate alcohol intake during pregnancy does not influence child's development and intelligence 0 None
2012-06-22 Aeterna Zentaris announces perifosine Phase 1 trial on neuroblastoma 0 None
2012-06-22 Report: Autoimmune diseases are all being diagnosed at rapid rates 0 None
2012-06-22 Polio eradication efforts threatened by funding shortfall, vaccination resistance in some countries, experts say 0 None
2012-06-22 Lead 8A analog can treat osteosarcoma in children 0 5
2012-06-22 MCN Learning launches new Pain Scale app for Google Android users 0 None
2012-06-21 Renewed commitment to agenda for child survival needed 0 None
2012-06-21 New understanding of how motor neurons die in spinal muscular atrophy patients 0 None
2012-06-21 Healthy timing, spacing of pregnancy essential in family planning 0 None
2012-06-21 AHS scientific conference to focus on impact of traumatic brain injuries 0 None
2012-06-21 UNICEF, ICA Fellow partnership can help develop quality communication for children 0 None
2012-06-21 Two-thirds of children think parents do almost no physical activity 0 None
2012-06-21 Foods fortified with folic acid can prevent neural tube defects 0 None
2012-06-21 Children exposed to HIV before birth may be more likely to experience hearing loss 0 None
2012-06-21 Celebrating the true birthday of PEPFAR 0 1
2012-06-21 New Lifescript Asthma Health Center for women and children 0 None
2012-06-21 International Consensus on Pediatric Asthma launches in Geneva 0 None
2012-06-20 First study to show that giving to others makes young children happy 0 None
2012-06-20 Antimicrobial exposure may increase risk of allergies in children 0 None
2012-06-20 HCHD program educates entire family to tackle obesity in children 0 None
2012-06-20 Engaging in daily activities with children can reduce stress among single mothers 0 None
2012-06-20 Affordability of diarrhea treatment offers hope for improving child survival 0 None
2012-06-20 Zimbabwe launches week-long immunization campaign with funding from Japan 0 None
2012-06-20 Tips to keep kids safe while enjoying summer activities 0 None
2012-06-19 SickKids, Life Technologies partner to advance pediatric genomic research on Ion Proton Sequencer 0 None
2012-06-19 Tips to keep children healthy and safe in swimming pools 0 None
2012-06-19 Improving outcomes for children with acquired brain injuries a significant challenge 0 None
2012-06-19 Childhood obesity, bullying, drug abuse and child abuse need to be addressed by presidential candidates 0 None
2012-06-19 Difficult childhood affects brain development and can increase risk of adolescent crimes 0 None
2012-06-19 Allergy risk in children linked to antibacterials in personal-care products 0 None
2012-06-19 Study on identification of novel stem cell population in neuroblastoma to be presented at ANR conference 0 None
2012-06-18 Pediatric treatment regime for ALL patients improves chances of long-term survival 0 None
2012-06-18 movin' mania, a community wide effort to address childhood obesity 0 None
2012-06-18 EAACI launches Food Allergy Campaign 0 None
2012-06-18 DBV Technologies’ Viaskin safe and effective in treating children with peanut allergy 0 None
2012-06-16 Opinion pieces address Child Survival Call to Action 1 None
2012-06-16 Efforts to eradicate polio need international financial support 0 None
2012-06-16 Latest allergy research presented at EAACI Congress 2012 0 None
2012-06-16 Governments, private sector partners come together at Child Survival Call to Action in Washington 0 None
2012-06-16 Interventions aimed at preventing, treating pneumonia in children need to be expanded in developing world 0 None
2012-06-16 New model can eradicate childhood obesity in private sector 0 None
2012-06-16 Researchers identify three sets of genetic markers linked with CNS PNET 0 None
2012-06-15 Researchers outline strategy and benchmarks to curb childhood preventable deaths 0 None
2012-06-15 USAID Administrator Shah speaks about Child Survival Call to Action 0 None
2012-06-15 Fewer mothers, children dying globally, but progress varies greatly among countries, report says 0 None
2012-06-15 Drug safety warnings by FDA do not always lead to targeted changes 0 None
2012-06-15 Osiris receives consent from NZ to market Prochymal for GvHD 0 None
2012-06-15 Opinion pieces, blog posts address Child Survival Call to Action 0 None
2012-06-15 Antioxidant rhSOD reduces risk of blindness in extremely low gestational age newborns 0 None
2012-06-15 Folic acid taken during first month of pregnancy reduces risk of autism in children 0 None
2012-06-15 Study strengthens link between HHV-6B and mesial temporal lobe epilepsy 0 None
2012-06-15 Exposure to BPA during gestation has long-lasting, trans-generational effects 0 None
2012-06-15 Study examines link between soft drink intake and risk of obesity in Canadian children 0 None
2012-06-15 FDA approves GSK’s MenHibrix to treat meningococcal and Hib diseases 0 None
2012-06-15 Breast milk protects against oral transmission of HIV 0 4.2
2012-06-15 FDA approves Menhibrix for vaccination against meningococcal and Hib diseases 0 None
2012-06-14 Single-leg approach safe and effective for children with hip and thigh fractures 0 None
2012-06-14 'Child Survival Call to Action' event to take place in Washington this week 0 None
2012-06-14 Roseola virus accounts for one third of febrile status epilepticus cases 0 None
2012-06-14 Interactive website improves parental compliance with asthma controller medication use 0 None
2012-06-14 ACS honors Boston pediatric surgeon with 2012 Jacobson Innovation Award 0 None
2012-06-14 Violence affects a child's quality and quantity of sleep 0 None
2012-06-14 Children’s weight associated with their math performance 0 None
2012-06-13 A father's love contributes more to a child's development 0 None
2012-06-13 Children of GBS meningitis continue to have substantial long-term morbidity 0 None
2012-06-13 Disparities in managing depression among HIV-positive pregnant women 0 None
2012-06-13 Millions suffer chronic food shortages in North Korea, U.N. report says 0 None
2012-06-13 New combination therapy can help improve cure rates for neuroblastoma 0 5
2012-06-13 Relief groups appeal for aid to tackle worsening food crisis in West Africa 0 None
2012-06-13 Lawmakers push to protect health care programs in Calif. budget plan 0 None
2012-06-13 Investigators identify alcohol prep pads contaminated with Bacillus cereus bacteria 0 None
2012-06-13 Save the Children releases pioneering report on newborn survival 0 None
2012-06-13 Child Survival Call to Action event signals a 'hopeful moment' in global health 0 None
2012-06-13 African-led innovation 'imperative' to overcoming health issues on the continent 0 None
2012-06-13 Despite progress, efforts to end HIV/AIDS epidemic must be redoubled, U.N. officials say 0 None
2012-06-13 New tool should serve as cellular equivalent for children with CDG syndromes 0 None
2012-06-13 Investment in global health programs protects national security, promotes economic growth 0 None
2012-06-13 New computer simulation program enables children with social anxiety to interact with avatars 0 None
2012-06-13 Unique UCLA program proves effective in treating teens with ASD 0 None
2012-06-13 Ischemic stroke on the rise among N.J. children 0 None
2012-06-13 Cerebral damage, ROP may increase risk of visual impairment in extremely preterm children 0 None
2012-06-13 Newborn babies account for 40% of preventable child deaths, see little global health funding, report says 0 None
2012-06-12 Children with ASD pay more for health care: Study 0 None
2012-06-12 Updated AAN guideline outlines treatments for infantile spasms 0 None
2012-06-12 OSA negatively impacts youths’ ability to regulate life skills 0 None
2012-06-12 Routine screening with echocardiogram can detect more cases of RHD 0 None
2012-06-12 Opinion pieces published in advance of 'Child Survival Call to Action' event to take place in Washington 0 None
2012-06-12 ABM treatments can address childhood anxiety 0 None
2012-06-12 Children of older fathers inherit longer telomeres 0 None
2012-06-11 VOA reports on global polio vaccination challenges 0 None
2012-06-11 New understanding about how placental growth is regulated before birth 0 None
2012-06-11 Study compares breast milk fatty acid composition in the U.S. and Tsimane women 0 None
2012-06-11 VHC extends Obstetrics services to Kaiser Permanente members 0 None
2012-06-08 Discovery answers why mother's immune system does not reject developing fetus as foreign tissue 0 3
2012-06-08 New fetal genetics testing technique could offer less risk, more controversy 0 None
2012-06-08 Tackling diarrhea, pneumonia could save 2M children, according to UNICEF report 0 None
2012-06-08 Forbes interviews UNFPA Executive Director regarding global progress in reducing maternal mortality 0 None
2012-06-08 Decision Resources forecasts the launch of four new agents to treat DMD by 2021 0 None
2012-06-08 Second-hand cigarette smoke linked with moderate to severe urinary disorders in children 1 None
2012-06-08 Preterm birth rates over past 20 years only dropped in 3 countries 0 None
2012-06-08 Study identifies 29 potential DS biomarker proteins in maternal serum 0 None
2012-06-08 Study explores effects of letter spacing on the reading ability of dyslexic children 0 None
2012-06-08 Food allergies more prevalent among urban children 0 None
2012-06-07 BRF to fund research that focuses on sports-related concussive injuries among young children 0 None
2012-06-07 Disney to ban junk food ads in obesity fight 0 None
2012-06-07 Dengue fever vaccine 'may be in sight,' Reuters reports 0 None
2012-06-07 Appropriate CT scans may save and extend lives of children 0 None
2012-06-07 'Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday' weekly theme is mHealth 0 None
2012-06-07 TAB program proves effective in changing attitudes about stuttering 0 None
2012-06-07 New strategy can effectively control malaria in Africa 0 None
2012-06-07 Economic Community of West African States launches urgent appeal for aid to Africa's Sahel region 0 None
2012-06-07 Dentists explore how psychological factors affect oral health 0 2.5
2012-06-06 Study investigates optical treatments to slow myopia progression in children 0 5
2012-06-06 New technique accurately determines infants at risk for malaria 0 None
2012-06-06 Study determines transgenerational effects of cannabinoid exposure in adolescent female rats 0 None
2012-06-06 Iron and micronutrient-enriched foodstuffs can fight against anaemia 0 None
2012-06-06 Guardian examines high incidence of drowning deaths among children in Bangladesh 0 None
2012-06-06 Cardio-protective drug during cancer treatment may prevent heart damage in children 0 None
2012-06-06 Novel assay accurately detects trisomy 21 or 18 from maternal blood samples 0 None
2012-06-05 Family members of children with staph infections often harbor drug-resistant germs 0 None
2012-06-05 Survivors of childhood cancers are at increased risk for GI cancers 0 None
2012-06-05 USAID Administrator Shah addresses fight against HIV in children 0 None
2012-06-05 U.S., Norway announce new private-public initiative to improve maternal health in developing countries 0 None
2012-06-05 Zimbabwe's successful PMTCT efforts serve as a 'model' for other countries in drive to eliminate pediatric AIDS 0 None
2012-06-04 New group-based learning approach for children with asthma 0 None
2012-06-02 Algal DHA supplementation benefits during pregnancy and infancy 0 4
2012-06-02 Innovative strategy for regenerating skeletal muscle tissue 0 None
2012-06-02 New assay to test for newborn exposure to designer stimulants 0 None
2012-06-02 Effective strategies urgently needed to stop the progression of childhood obesity 0 None
2012-06-02 MCAN executive director supports federal action plan to reduce asthma disparities 0 None
2012-06-02 Smoke from cooking fires associated with cognitive deficits in children 0 None
2012-06-01 Mothers who smoke during pregnancy increase risk of asthma in children 0 None
2012-06-01 Smoking during pregnancy affects weight of the newborns 0 None
2012-06-01 Opinion pieces, editorial discuss significant decline in child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-06-01 Scientists discover genetic basis for CLOVES syndrome 0 None
2012-06-01 Zinc supplementation in young children with serious infections significantly lowers risk of treatment failure 0 None
2012-06-01 Tentative deals forged in ill., Providence, R.I., to save money on retiree pensions, health care 0 None
2012-06-01 Seriously ill children administered zinc in addition to antibiotics respond better, more quickly to treatment, study shows 0 None
2012-06-01 NAC reduces irritability in children with autism 0 4
2012-06-01 Functional disability impacts educational attainment in children with JIA 0 None
2012-06-01 Raisins prevent excessive calorie intake and increase satiety in children 0 None
2012-06-01 Verinata Health to present two key studies on verifi prenatal test at ISPD conference 0 None
2012-05-31 Swallowed batteries, coins and magnets can cause severe internal damage to children 0 None
2012-05-31 Juvenile Arthritis patients may have difficulties achieving educational success 0 None
2012-05-31 Every Child Deserves a 5th Birthday weekly theme is PMTCT 0 None
2012-05-31 UCLA research projects aim to improve lives of children with serious illnesses 0 None
2012-05-31 Implications of eradicating polio, or failing to do so, go beyond public health 0 None
2012-05-31 U.N. officials warn 18M people will be affected by hunger in African Sahel this year 0 None
2012-05-31 No evidence of chronic low-grade inflammation linked with diseases of aging 0 None
2012-05-31 New guidelines for management of childhood aggression 0 None
2012-05-31 Study looks at performance differences between male and female childhood athletes 0 None
2012-05-30 Funding alone will not reduce maternal and child mortality rates 0 5
2012-05-30 DMARD not superior to oral therapy in long-term treatment of patients with JIA 0 None
2012-05-30 Researchers uncover insights into rare genetic disorders 0 5
2012-05-30 State roundup: The effects of proposed Calif. budget cuts; Fewer free vaccinations in Texas 0 None
2012-05-30 CHOC Children's research project receives $5.5M CIRM grant 0 4
2012-05-30 Naphthalene exposure may increase risk of chromosomal aberrations in children 0 None
2012-05-30 Scientists identify 20 distinct gene mutations in patients with FGD 0 None
2012-05-30 NAC may be an effective therapy for some features of autism 0 None
2012-05-28 CDKN1C gene mutation contributes to IMAGe syndrome 0 None
2012-05-28 Rwanda accelerates fight against rotavirus 0 5
2012-05-28 UCLA geneticists identify mutation responsible for IMAGe syndrome 0 None
2012-05-28 World Health Assembly endorses Global Vaccine Action Plan 0 None
2012-05-25 Muslim women, religious leaders being enlisted in global campaign to eradicate polio 0 None
2012-05-25 PSI interviews Gates Foundation official about child health 0 None
2012-05-25 Bone age necessary to correctly interpret growth status in pediatric Crohn's disease 0 None
2012-05-25 Polio eradication must not fail 0 None
2012-05-25 Merck welcomes launch of ROTATEQ in Rwanda of Africa’s rotavirus vaccination program 0 None
2012-05-25 Measuring bone age should be part of routine care for pediatric patients with Crohn's disease 0 None
2012-05-25 GSU aims to improve reading for children with DHH 0 None
2012-05-25 Fever during pregnancy associated with autism or developmental delay 0 None
2012-05-25 Global Polio Eradication initiative launches 'emergency action plan' 0 None
2012-05-25 Longer looks: When is a life too long?; The rising cost of children's health care 0 None
2012-05-25 Ministers meet to discuss Global Plan to eliminate new HIV infections among children 0 None
2012-05-25 Pacific Shore Holdings to donate Thermal-Aid Bears to City of Hope in California 0 None
2012-05-25 Blogs report on controversy surrounding Lancet study examining Millennium Development Project 0 None
2012-05-25 Scars, disfigurement and hair loss from childhood cancer can affect adult quality of life 0 None
2012-05-24 Exposure to toxic flame-retardant chemicals may be higher in underserved children 0 None
2012-05-24 Childhood obesity risk may be increased by caesarean section delivery 0 None
2012-05-24 IRIN examines WHO process of translating research results into policy recommendations 0 None
2012-05-24 New trauma intervention halves psychological distress in child war and sexual abuse victims 0 None
2012-05-24 New DHA and ARA source suitable for supplementation of infant formulas 0 None
2012-05-24 No link between viral infections during infancy and wheezing in childhood 0 None
2012-05-24 Children with obesity more likely to have idiopathic intracranial hypertension 0 None
2012-05-24 Study confirms links between metabolic dysregulation, SDB and obesity 0 None
2012-05-24 Children of mothers with low vitamin D status in pregnancy more likely to have body fat 0 None
2012-05-24 U.N. SG Ban praises commission on life-saving commodities, says more effort needed to improve maternal, child mortality rates 0 None
2012-05-24 Study: Phthalates from PVC flooring materials is taken up by our bodies 0 None
2012-05-23 VCU Center on Health Disparities to research into preterm birth 0 None
2012-05-23 Daily use of vitamin C by smoking pregnant woman improves pulmonary function in babies 0 None
2012-05-23 Lifelong Mobility Project gets under way in Mexico 0 None
2012-05-23 B cells in breast milk can produce HIV-neutralizing antibodies 0 None
2012-05-23 Failing combination asthma therapy may lead to SAFS in children 0 None
2012-05-23 Benefits of ICS treatment vary among children with differing demographic, clinical characteristics 0 None
2012-05-23 IACs may increase risk of arrhythmias in young individuals with asthma 0 None
2012-05-23 Folic acid fortification may reduce incidence of some childhood cancers 0 None
2012-05-23 H1N1 flu vaccination during pregnancy provides unanticipated benefits to the baby 0 None
2012-05-23 Children with craniofacial disorders face numerous medical challenges beyond appearance 0 None
2012-05-22 Glytec receives FDA clearance for Glucommander 2.0 Enterprise software 0 None
2012-05-22 Tackling 'hidden crisis' of childhood undernutrition critical 0 None
2012-05-22 AAPA honors Touro University founder with PA Service to the Underserved Award 0 None
2012-05-22 Noninvasive test can reduce feeding-related complications among premature infants 0 None
2012-05-22 FSU announces availability of Pacifier Activated Lullaby device 0 None
2012-05-22 First insight into links between microbes and developing infant 0 None
2012-05-21 Children with pelvic and thigh fractures rarely develop dangerous blood clots 0 None
2012-05-21 Young children with cystic fibrosis do not benefit from concentrated saline therapy 0 None
2012-05-21 Regenerative medicine researchers explore innovative ways to treat childhood conditions 0 None
2012-05-21 Effective strategies urgently needed to stop progression of childhood obesity epidemic 0 None
2012-05-21 Anti-clotting drugs rarely needed in children with big-bone fractures 0 None
2012-05-21 Strong link between birth weight and glucose metabolism in old age 0 None
2012-05-21 BMA Scotland calls for more action to get children moving 0 None
2012-05-21 Vaccination studies from Mercer University to be unveiled at AAPS’ NBC 0 None
2012-05-21 Folic acid fortification may reduce incidence of Wilms' tumor, PNET in children 0 None
2012-05-21 Hypertonic saline does not reduce rate of pulmonary exacerbations in young children with CF 0 None
2012-05-21 Prenatal exposure to air pollution can be serious for children with asthma 0 None
2012-05-21 Treatment of OSA in children can reverse neuronal brain injury 0 None
2012-05-21 Exposure to parental smoking increases risk of respiratory symptoms in children 0 None
2012-05-21 Specific risk factors linked with exacerbation-prone phenotype of severe asthma 0 None
2012-05-21 Oxytocin increases brain activations in children and adolescents with ASD 0 None
2012-05-19 Prenatal Diagnosis publishes Sequenom CMM’s MaterniT21 PLUS LDT clinical study 0 None
2012-05-19 Bullying becomes hot topic in the U.S. 0 None
2012-05-19 New system detects residues of livestock drugs in baby food preparations 0 None
2012-05-19 Pregnant women should be encouraged to minimise weight gain through diet 0 None
2012-05-19 Childhood cancer research computing cluster to support precision medicine clinical trial 0 None
2012-05-19 BIT Companies support Rays of Hope organization to help South African children 0 None
2012-05-18 The Millennium Village Project: a correction 0 None
2012-05-18 Health Canada approves Osiris’ Prochymal to treat acute GvHD in children 0 None
2012-05-18 Study demonstrates impact of epilepsy on child and parent sleep patterns 0 None
2012-05-18 Simple pull-to-sit task could predict risk of ASD in infants 0 None
2012-05-18 Scientist develops cutting edge medical-setting waiting room for children 0 None
2012-05-18 Researchers develop Bluetooth fetal heart rate monitoring system 0 None
2012-05-18 AVMA offers tips to avoid dog bites 0 None
2012-05-18 Researchers identify 57 SNPs associated with autism 0 None
2012-05-18 Innate differences in immunity can be detected at birth 0 None
2012-05-17 Common risk factors for behavioral problems in US, Great Britain children 0 None
2012-05-17 Nottingham researchers lead largest ever research project into genetics of pre-eclampsia 0 None
2012-05-17 MSF report criticizes Global Vaccine Action Plan 0 None
2012-05-17 CHOP researcher leads trial of ALK inhibitor in neuroblastoma, lymphoma 0 None
2012-05-17 Gene therapy restores movement in children bedridden with AADC 0 None
2012-05-17 Insecticide resistance threatens malaria control efforts, WHO warns 0 None
2012-05-17 CCH, BGU launch collaboration to address lack of pediatric-specific medical devices 0 None
2012-05-17 MDG Health Alliance introduced at GBCHealth Conference 0 None
2012-05-17 Self-harm study of Miss. youth finds highest rate in African-American males 0 None
2012-05-16 Dangerous, complex migraines linked to high risk for stroke 11 4.7
2012-05-16 Micronutrients, early food supplementation during pregnancy improve survival of newborns 0 None
2012-05-16 Vejthani Hospital offers most effective procedure in gender selection 0 None
2012-05-16 Rice University students create mechanism to regulate IV fluids for children 0 None
2012-05-16 Mass. Eye and Ear announces recipients of 2012 Curing Kids Fund grants 0 None
2012-05-15 HMO critically important in understanding how breastfeeding protects babies 0 None
2012-05-15 Study finds more than three-fourths of battery-related visits to ED by children 0 None
2012-05-15 Paediatric brain tumours preserve specific characteristics of normal cells from which they originate 0 None
2012-05-15 Water could change the way we eat: Study 0 None
2012-05-15 First study to examine pediatric injuries linked with pacifiers, bottles and sippy cups 0 None
2012-05-15 Humana, KaBOOM! partner to build multi-generational playground at Tampa 0 None
2012-05-14 USAID reports to congress on global health, child survival 0 None
2012-05-14 Excess weight before, during pregnancy can have long-lasting health consequences for the baby 0 None
2012-05-14 Genetic cause of rare genetic disorder, Hamamy syndrome 0 5
2012-05-14 Researchers barcode different strains of influenza virus and HRSV 0 None
2012-05-14 Maternal overweight can have long-lasting health consequences for children 0 None
2012-05-14 Tips for a safe and injury-free summer camp experience 0 None
2012-05-14 Majority of UK adults believe that children should not be exposed to tobacco marketing 0 None
2012-05-14 Inducing labour improves survival rates for babies 0 None
2012-05-11 Anti-epilepsy drug phenobarbital stunts neuronal growth 0 None
2012-05-11 Most deaths in children under 5 from preventable infectious causes, study suggests 0 None
2012-05-11 Improving rural health care systems would help progress in child survival 0 None
2012-05-11 Decrease in preterm births leads to decrease in US infant mortality rate 0 None
2012-05-11 Fighting childhood obesity in America through health nutrition education 0 None
2012-05-11 Researchers develop new form of specially bred mouse that mimics ADHD 0 None
2012-05-11 This Mother's Day, ensure babies everywhere are born free of HIV 0 None
2012-05-11 Citywide ban on public smoking can impact maternal and fetal health 0 None
2012-05-11 Viewpoints: Can Medicare taxes really fund student loans?; Daschle on diabetes and kids 0 None
2012-05-11 Capsules: Study: Privately insured kids get more care in ED 0 None
2012-05-11 DYNC1H1 genetic mutation contributes to SMA-LED 0 None
2012-05-11 Maternal gluten sensitivity may increase risk of schizophrenia in children 0 None
2012-05-11 Rituximab does not appear to benefit children with INS 0 None
2012-05-11 Efforts to stem childhood mortality in Ghana will not be enough to reach MDG, UNICEF official says 0 None
2012-05-11 TherapeuticsMD introduces third prescription prenatal vitamin 0 None
2012-05-11 Rice University students invent device to help children with cerebral palsy 0 None
2012-05-11 Review finds 74% decline in annual ICU admissions for asthma 0 None
2012-05-11 Children with private, public and no insurance may receive differing levels of treatment in ED 0 None
2012-05-11 Government, development sector leaders should turn to Bangladesh program for solutions to avoidable childhood death 0 None
2012-05-10 New University of Florida research center to focus on rare genetic illness 0 None
2012-05-10 USAID launches five-year initiative in Nigeria to strengthen HIV, TB services 0 None
2012-05-10 McDonald’s introduces “healthy” fruit drink for kids – but experts say it contains too much sugar 0 5
2012-05-10 Hospital midwife inadvertently spreads whooping cough to up to 170 people 1 None
2012-05-10 Best and worst mothers worldwide 0 None
2012-05-10 States grapple with inadequacies in mental health services 1 None
2012-05-10 Research with infant twins shows that environmental conditions determine testosterone levels 0 None
2012-05-10 UNAIDS launches campaign aimed at ending new HIV infections among children by 2015 0 None
2012-05-10 Millennium Villages Project research yields positive results, but some researchers question methods used 0 None
2012-05-10 UAB’s First Episode Schizophrenia Clinic rapidly treats patients with new diagnosis 0 4
2012-05-10 Article evaluates benefits and costs of screening programs for prevention of SCD 0 None
2012-05-09 California school rationing leads to overall less calorie consumption in kids 0 None
2012-05-09 Sildenafil may improve cardiac function in children, young adults with single ventricle defects 0 4.5
2012-05-09 USAID committed to improving lives of children affected by HIV/AIDS 0 None
2012-05-09 Phone credits offered to teenagers in exchange for sexual health checks 0 None
2012-05-09 Child death across sub-Saharan Africa declining at accelerated rate, report shows 0 None
2012-05-09 Free whooping cough vaccine cut concerns experts 0 None
2012-05-09 Latest science reveals Australians need to swallow some grains of truth about staple foods 0 None
2012-05-09 Women & Infants Hospital to receive Health Care Innovation award 0 None
2012-05-09 Obese women more likely to have children with lower cognitive function 0 None
2012-05-08 Call for cookery lessons in schools to reduce childhood obesity 0 None
2012-05-08 More teenagers and young adults diagnosed with skin cancer 0 None
2012-05-08 Ritalin use in ADHD rises four-fold over a decade 1 None
2012-05-08 Innovative program in Bangladesh causes large reductions in child malnutrition 0 None
2012-05-08 TV viewing linked to unhealthy eating habits in U.S. adolescents 0 None
2012-05-08 PAR releases latest edition of Parenting Stress Index 0 None
2012-05-08 Mothers of overweight toddlers less likely to accurately perceive their child's body size 0 None
2012-05-08 Newsweek examines Melinda Gates' focus on family planning issues 0 None
2012-05-08 Autism Speaks launches automated M-CHAT tool 0 None
2012-05-08 Schoolyard can become therapeutic landscape for children with autism 0 None
2012-05-08 Humanitarian groups call on G8 to address food security at upcoming summit 0 None
2012-05-08 High rates of birth defects associated with an artificial reproductive technology: Study 0 None
2012-05-08 Pall in-line filters can reduce severe complications, length of hospital stay in PICU 0 None
2012-05-08 Comfort Solutions commits to raise $1M for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 0 None
2012-05-08 Researchers discover CD19 pathway that leads to lymphoma 0 None
2012-05-07 Healthy newborns should not be over-protected against natural exposure of gut flora 0 None
2012-05-07 Children's vaccine for pneumococcal disease does not offer full protection 0 None
2012-05-07 School-based health centers highly effective in delivering comprehensive care 0 None
2012-05-07 Fluidigm offers unrestricted sales of digital PCR and non-invasive prenatal diagnostics 0 None
2012-05-07 Attitude and personal behavior control affect children's snacking 0 None
2012-05-07 AssureRx introduces new pharmacogenomic test for ADHD 0 None
2012-05-07 Active video games may benefit kids with cerebral palsy 0 None
2012-05-07 Seattle Children's Hospital performs 100th heart transplant on 5-month-old baby 0 None
2012-05-05 Study identifies risk of major birth defects linked with assisted reproductive technologies 0 None
2012-05-05 For U.S., preventable health conditions a gathering storm 0 None
2012-05-05 Early well-child check-ups can help identify children at risk of emotional, behavioral problems 0 None
2012-05-05 American voters say U.S. support for WHO important, poll shows 0 None
2012-05-05 Parents can have significant impact in reducing children's sedentary behaviors 0 None
2012-05-05 Guardian examines launch of GAVI-sponsored immunization campaign in Ghana 0 None
2012-05-05 CCA receives $7,500 Standard Charitable Foundation grant 0 None
2012-05-05 Sierra Leone has made progress in improving maternal, child health care, but 'much more to do' 0 None
2012-05-05 TCFC completes two in-utero fetal cardiac interventions to treat HLHS 0 None
2012-05-05 Copenhagen Consensus report argues for expanding family planning programs in 'high-fertility' countries 0 None
2012-05-05 DTT releases ditto dental electronic device 0 None
2012-05-05 Research roundup: Chronic disease interventions could save states money; Drilling into childhood cancer disparities; National heart emergency care system proposed 0 None
2012-05-05 Center for the Promotion of Maternal Health and Infant Development opens 0 None
2012-05-04 U.N.-sponsored report finds 1 in 10 infants born prematurely worldwide 0 None
2012-05-04 Presence of fetal cells is a double-edged sword for women 0 None
2012-05-04 In global study, U.S. ranks very low in preventing premature births 0 None
2012-05-04 UNFPA Director urges India to address family planning needs 0 None
2012-05-04 Researchers discover two defective genes that cause auriculocondylar syndrome 0 None
2012-05-04 Reuters profiles GAVI Alliance CEO Seth Berkley 0 None
2012-05-04 Blog posts respond to report on premature births 0 None
2012-05-04 Without funding, thousands of malnourished Somali children at risk of death, UNICEF warns 0 None
2012-05-04 Scientists identify first gene associated with congenital asplenia 0 1
2012-05-04 At least 1M children at risk of death in Sahel drought crisis; European Commission donates over $20M to UNICEF appeal 0 None
2012-05-03 Increased maternal intake of choline better for the baby 0 None
2012-05-03 Infants show less accurate emotion recognition for other-race faces than own-race faces 0 None
2012-05-03 15 million preterm babies born each year: WHO global report 0 None
2012-05-03 Autism researcher awarded $1 million grant to apply virtual-reality technology 0 None
2012-05-03 Prematurity now the second-leading cause of death worldwide in children under age 5 0 None
2012-05-03 UNICEF stresses need for higher breastfeeding rates in East Asia 0 None
2012-05-03 Rapamycin could help prevent autism in newborns with seizures 0 None
2012-05-03 First Edition: May 2, 2012 0 None
2012-05-03 Preterm babies are born at a higher rate in the U.S. 0 None
2012-05-03 Hypothalamic neuropeptide changes cause obesity in low-birth-weight babies 0 None
2012-05-03 PRDM16 transcription co-factor plays a critical role in development of embryonic palate 0 None
2012-05-03 Parental history of psychosis linked with increased risk of epilepsy in offspring 0 None
2012-05-03 Maternal intake of choline could reduce risk of hypertension, diabetes in children 0 None
2012-05-02 Contemporary form of swaddling recommended to prevent dysplasia in infants 0 None
2012-05-02 Levetiracetam to be tested for seizure management in malaria endemic regions 0 None
2012-05-02 Acute need for more effective treatments for pediatric obesity 0 None
2012-05-02 Lower rate of reintubation observed in infants receiving SURFAXIN 0 None
2012-05-02 New global strategy to reduce measles deaths and congenital rubella syndrome 0 None
2012-05-02 Diagnosis of neonatal abstinence syndrome triples between 2000 and 2009 0 None
2012-05-02 Sanofi Pasteur announces new quadrivalent influenza vaccine Phase III pediatric data 0 None
2012-05-02 Excessive daytime sleepiness may cause learning, attention and behavior problems 0 None
2012-05-02 Calif. panel considers changes in dental program 0 None
2012-05-02 Helping Babies Breathe initiative employs Global Development Alliance model 0 None
2012-05-02 World behind on pledge to reduce HIV/AIDS infections, improve treatment, U.N. report says 0 None
2012-05-02 Lower radiation dose due to dedicated pediatric imaging department for CT scans 0 None
2012-05-02 NIH study indicates safety of anti-HIV drug tenofovir during pregnancy 0 None
2012-05-02 World can eliminate preventable child death with combination of new technologies, capabilities 0 None
2012-05-02 LifeCodexx completes PraenaTest clinical study on trisomy 21 0 None
2012-05-02 'Taboo' surrounding toilets, sanitation hindering progress toward improved access 0 None
2012-05-02 Tips for parents to engage their children in discussions about alcohol 0 None
2012-05-02 Safe amount of vitamin D during pregnancy and lactation 1 None
2012-05-02 High-dose glucocorticoids double risk of bacterial infections in children with JIA 0 None
2012-05-02 Anlit Advanced Nutrition Supplements to present new products at Vitafoods Europe 2012 0 None
2012-05-02 Preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV is 'smart investment' 0 None
2012-05-02 Most asthmatic youths still exposed to tobacco smoke 0 None
2012-05-02 High-dose steroids increase infection risk in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis 0 None
2012-04-30 Uncomfortably high rates of maternal deaths during childbirth raise concerns: Study 0 None
2012-04-30 Overweight and obese teenagers with diabetes may be difficult to treat: Study 0 None
2012-04-30 Amoxicillin-clavulanate may improve small bowel function in children experiencing motility disturbances 0 None
2012-04-30 Removing ruptured appendix sooner lowers hospital costs, charges 0 None
2012-04-30 Teens with high levels of uric acid at increased risk for high blood pressure 0 None
2012-04-30 Parenthood does not lead to healthier diets 0 None
2012-04-30 Conjoined twins bounce back after separation surgery 0 None
2012-04-30 New research challenges recommendation to restrict soothers in breastfeeding infants 0 None
2012-04-30 Children's bad behaviour may be due to mental disorders 0 None
2012-04-30 Single mothers with depression more likely to add cereal to bottles 0 None
2012-04-30 MR enterography accurate in diagnosing fibrosis in pediatric patients with Crohn disease 0 None
2012-04-30 Family presence does not hinder trauma teams' ability to treat injured children 0 None
2012-04-30 MDGHA, CHAI and Mylan partner to fight childhood deaths caused by diarrhea 0 None
2012-04-30 Parents with poor math skills more likely to make dosing errors 0 None
2012-04-30 Hispanic children less likely to receive medication for abdominal pain in ED 0 None
2012-04-30 Study links obesity in young people to familiarity with fast-food ads 0 None
2012-04-30 Food-insecure mothers associated with childhood obesity 0 None
2012-04-30 Only few clinical trials are being conducted to test drugs in pediatric patients 0 None
2012-04-30 WVU Healthcare surgeon implants diaphragmatic pacemaker in young quadriplegic 0 5
2012-04-30 Bullying, ostracism strong predictors of increased symptoms of depression or anxiety 0 None
2012-04-30 Breast-fed babies may have healthy gut microbial population 0 None
2012-04-30 Study: Incidence of fetal growth restriction is lower in obese women 0 None
2012-04-30 Symposium at PAS annual meeting to focus on pediatric obesity 0 None
2012-04-30 Maternal stress during first trimester of pregnancy puts newborns at risk for iron deficiency 0 None
2012-04-27 World must extend access to life-saving vaccines to all children 0 None
2012-04-27 Ghanaian vaccination campaign hopes to prevent up to 14,000 child deaths 0 None
2012-04-27 Long-duration breastfeeders sacrifice considerable income 0 None
2012-04-27 Smoking during pregnancy may increase risk of autism in children 0 None
2012-04-27 U.S. government 'catalyzing' international community to end preventable child deaths 0 None
2012-04-27 Ghana launching childhood immunization campaign for rotavirus, pneumococcal disease 0 None
2012-04-27 Study investigates possible links between maternal age and autism 0 None
2012-04-27 Share 35 policy reduces racial disparities in kidney transplantation among children 0 None
2012-04-27 Simple wrist sensor could gauge severity of epileptic seizures 0 None
2012-04-26 Ghana rolls out vaccines against pneumonia and diarrhoea 0 None
2012-04-26 Minimally-invasive spinal surgery helps Motocross rider return to racing 0 None
2012-04-26 Fatter children more likely to develop cardiometabolic disease, hypertension 0 None
2012-04-26 Medicaid news: Florida prepares for shift to managed care 0 None
2012-04-26 Fragile-X gene linked with disrupting de novo mutations in children with autism 1 None
2012-04-26 Researchers identify new components of genetic pathway that controls neural stem cells 0 None
2012-04-26 CEHC develops list of ten chemicals that contribute to autism, learning disabilities 0 None
2012-04-26 Study shows how PCBs could add to autism risk 0 None
2012-04-26 'Global Pulse' summarizes event launching USAID child survival social media campaign 0 None
2012-04-26 Case study in the Journal of AAPOS highlights need for vigilance 0 None
2012-04-26 Developing organisms can identify and repair head and facial abnormalities 0 None
2012-04-26 Text-message intervention may help boost flu vaccination rates in children 0 None
2012-04-26 Daily ART safe and effective in preventing mother-to-child HIV transmission 0 None
2012-04-26 Laws against cousin marriage are not supported by science: New book 0 5
2012-04-25 Rise of eating disorders among men and boys 1 5
2012-04-25 Kids who are abused or bullied may age faster 0 5
2012-04-25 Childhood obesity prevention programs should start very early and involve peers 0 None
2012-04-25 Blog posts comment on launch of USAID's 'Every Child Deserves a Fifth Birthday' campaign 0 None
2012-04-25 New paper provides examples of cost-effective NCD policies and programs 0 None
2012-04-25 U.N. SG Ban speaks about need for reproductive health care for young people, releases UNFPA report 0 None
2012-04-25 USAID Administrator Shah launches social media campaign to garner support to improve child health, survival 0 None
2012-04-25 ATA to honor Loyola pediatrician for contributions in the field of telemedicine 0 3
2012-04-25 Magnet hospitals can save lives of very low birth weight infants 0 1
2012-04-25 NCH opens first suburban ambulatory surgery center 0 None
2012-04-25 Clinical trial to evaluate IGF-1 in children with SHANK3 deficiency 0 3.5
2012-04-25 Study shows not all ADHD children benefit from dietary changes 0 None
2012-04-24 Stress can shorten telomeres at a very young age 0 5
2012-04-24 Nigeria's first-ever national Vaccine Summit addresses child mortality burden 0 None
2012-04-24 Study finds better outcomes in VLBW infants born at RNE hospitals 0 None
2012-04-24 CDC Director calls for 'final push' to eradicate polio 0 None
2012-04-24 Link between under-controlled temperament in early childhood and later compulsive gambling 0 None
2012-04-24 USAID's Shah urges cooperation to improve child health, survival 0 None
2012-04-24 Collective bargaining agreements mean public employee benefit changes in Conn., Wis. 0 None
2012-04-24 Text messaging increases flu vaccination coverage in low-income children 0 None
2012-04-24 IADR/AADR publish two studies about dental caries in children 0 None
2012-04-24 Rising food prices affecting efforts to reach MDGs for food, nutrition, World Bank/IMF report says 0 None
2012-04-24 Study finds high levels of cancer-fighting TRAIL in human milk 0 None
2012-04-24 Study finds increase in use of emergency CT in pediatric patients with abdominal pain 0 None
2012-04-24 Women & Infants named lead center in 14-site study of cytomegalovirus 0 None
2012-04-24 Strategic innovations will help prevent HIV transmission from mothers to children, high-level meeting attendees state 0 None
2012-04-24 Twins born to brain dead mother on a respirator for a month 0 None
2012-04-24 Frequent family meals can lead to decreased obesity 0 None
2012-04-24 CMAJ outlines possible causes and treatments for bedwetting in children 0 None
2012-04-24 TopBP1 protein prevents early brain cells from DNA damage 0 None
2012-04-24 Mayo Clinic vaccine expert, pediatrician refute 3 common myths about child vaccine safety 0 None
2012-04-24 Latest scientific research in children's health to be presented at PAS meeting 0 None
2012-04-24 New device can correct bone deformities in children 0 None
2012-04-24 Researchers identify gene that increases risk of MI in newborns with CF 0 None
2012-04-24 IGF1R-blocking drugs can treat children with Wilms' tumour 0 None
2012-04-23 Herpes zoster vaccine safe and well tolerated: Study 0 None
2012-04-23 Data from 2 new studies on RHD presented at World Congress of Cardiology 0 None
2012-04-23 Praziquantel drug can safely cure snail fever in infants 0 5
2012-04-22 Measles report card for 2011 shows too many cases 1 None
2012-04-21 World finance, development ministers meet in Washington for high-level meeting on water, sanitation 0 None
2012-04-21 To achieve AIDS-free generation, needs of youth living with HIV must be addressed in transition services 0 None
2012-04-21 Boston Children's Hospital introduces new mobile app 0 None
2012-04-21 March of Dimes selects UTMB scientist to receive Basil O'Connor Starter Scholar Award 0 None
2012-04-20 Possible indicators of child abuse 0 None
2012-04-20 K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital announces opening of new specialty care center 0 None
2012-04-20 Safe, separate sleep environments for infants are critical to preventing SUIDs 0 None
2012-04-20 April issue of USAID's 'PRH Connect' available online 0 None
2012-04-20 Key points about head shape asymmetry treatment 0 None
2012-04-20 Study shows efficacy of Infant Behavior, Cry and Sleep Clinic's model of integrated care 0 None
2012-04-20 JSUMC launches Soiree at the Shore event 0 None
2012-04-20 Researchers identify risks in pregnancy related specifically to obesity 0 None
2012-04-20 Minority children exposed to nearly 4 hours of background TV per day 0 None
2012-04-20 SK Biopharmaceuticals receives FDA Orphan Drug status for carisbamate 0 None
2012-04-20 Babies rarely became ill from MRSA infections: Study 0 None
2012-04-20 UH to conduct research on causes and treatment of learning disabilities 0 None
2012-04-19 Childhood obesity positively associated with HCC in adulthood 0 None
2012-04-19 U.S. delegation expresses support for two vaccination campaigns while in Haiti 0 None
2012-04-19 SBU to advance research and clinical care at National Pediatric MS Center 0 None
2012-04-19 North American scientists to explore genetic markers for autism 0 None
2012-04-19 Myomatrix 2012 conference to take place from April 22-24 0 None
2012-04-19 Poll: 80% of American voters favor national school nutrition standards 0 None
2012-04-19 Parents play a crucial role in shaping good childhood eating habits 0 None
2012-04-18 New report on child health, education shows development aid's effectiveness 0 None
2012-04-18 Conventional testing underestimates Rett Syndrome patients' cognitive abilities 0 None
2012-04-18 Nigerian Vaccine Summit an opportunity to translate political will into action 0 None
2012-04-18 New study recommends intraoperative histological evaluation for Hirschsprung disease treatment 0 None
2012-04-18 Genetic reach of autism may extend to half siblings 0 None
2012-04-18 A guide to catch and treat hypertension early in children 0 None
2012-04-18 New research unable to find either positive or negative impact of WIC on infant health 0 None
2012-04-18 Large childhood immunization campaign begins in Haiti, with support from U.S., other international partners 0 None
2012-04-18 Excessive gestational weight gain as problematic as pre-pregnancy overweight and obesity 0 None
2012-04-17 Accidental deaths among kids down but more needs to be done: CDC report 0 None
2012-04-17 Hidden sugar in “healthy” fruit drinks often underestimated 0 None
2012-04-17 Two-thirds of adults support single-dose packaging to avoid accidental poisoning 0 None
2012-04-17 Study finds lower cytokine levels in the plasma of children with autism 0 None
2012-04-17 Lack of mLin41 gene regulator can cause neural tube defects 0 None
2012-04-17 Air pollution can contribute to obesity in children 0 None
2012-04-17 Two related enzymes play a key role in development of T-ALL 0 None
2012-04-17 Maternal depression may affect infants’ sleep 0 None
2012-04-17 Simple two-question test more effective in identifying anxiety disorders in children 0 None
2012-04-17 Depressed mothers more likely to wake up their infants at night 0 None
2012-04-17 Regenstrief, IU develop Child Health Improvement through Computer Automation System 0 None
2012-04-17 Australian nutrition researcher to receive Alexander Leaf Distinguished Scientist Award 0 None
2012-04-16 Beds in pediatric intensive care unit could be used more efficiently with improved flow 0 None
2012-04-16 Canadian docs recommend HPV vaccine for boys 0 None
2012-04-16 Gestational diabetes on the rise 0 None
2012-04-16 'Mental health checkups' as part of health care in schools 0 None
2012-04-16 Scientists identify which T. gondii strains are linked with severe illness in U.S. infants 0 None
2012-04-16 Politico Pro examines reaction to Melinda Gates's TEDxChange speech on family planning 0 None
2012-04-16 Tips for parents to prevent children from sexual abuse 0 None
2012-04-16 Study: Even toddlers have a tendency to follow the crowd 0 None
2012-04-16 Study finds feasible and impactful solutions for Nigeria's immunization program 0 None
2012-04-16 Study contains warning for obese expectant mother 0 None
2012-04-15 HPA urges routine vaccination after surge of whooping cough cases 0 None
2012-04-15 Around a quarter of all babies born to unwed couples: CDC study 0 5
2012-04-12 Flu shots offered to populations at risk at the beginning of season 0 None
2012-04-12 Longer looks: Diagnosing autism in minutes; Finding new uses for old drugs; Cancer war victories 0 None
2012-04-12 Dubai Cares makes $1M donation for deworming program in Angola 0 None
2012-04-12 ALL induction treatment failure should not be an automatic indication for bone marrow transplant 0 None
2012-04-12 Abnormally low level of SMN protein linked to movement problems in spinal muscular atrophy 0 None
2012-04-12 Shoes play vital role in protecting children's health, development 0 None
2012-04-12 Overweight moms with moderately high blood sugar raise health risk 0 None
2012-04-12 Integrated programming necessary to address root causes of poverty, poor health 0 None
2012-04-12 Scientists create reference guide for harmful germs in sand 0 None
2012-04-12 Without scale-up of aid, Africa's Sahel region facing humanitarian crisis, U.N. warns 0 None
2012-04-12 Online tool can accurately diagnose autism within minutes 0 None
2012-04-12 Screen time linked with obesity in children 0 None
2012-04-12 Act now 'to prevent tragedy' in Africa's Sahel food security crisis 0 None
2012-04-12 GAVI Alliance secures deal to purchase rotavirus vaccines from GlaxoSmithKline, Merck 0 None
2012-04-12 The urgency of autism: Progress in combating it, even as diagnoses increase 0 None
2012-04-12 Children under five at risk of malnutrition, death from looming Sahel famine, UNICEF warns 0 None
2012-04-11 WHO publishes 'Programmatic Update' on use of ARVs to treat pregnant women, prevent PMTCT 0 None
2012-04-11 Times of India examines how female health volunteers are improving maternal, child health in India 0 None
2012-04-11 Mothers tend to be more critical of children with obsessive-compulsive disorder 0 None
2012-04-11 Rate of childhood obesity triples in 30 years 0 None
2012-04-10 Genes and obesity link found in kids 0 None
2012-04-10 USAID Administrator credits reduction in Ethiopia's child mortality rate to effective use of aid 0 None
2012-04-10 Gates Foundation co-chair Melinda Gates delivers TEDxChange speech on access to contraceptives 0 None
2012-04-10 Viewpoints: Health law seeks to remedy broken insurance market; Overhaul was sunk by its complexity 0 None
2012-04-10 Studies determine how geographic location affects physical health 0 None
2012-04-10 ASPO to hold pediatric otolaryngology meeting from April 18 - April 22 0 None
2012-04-10 U.S. children would need to eliminate an average of 64 excess calories per day to prevent obesity 0 None
2012-04-10 Medicaid: Ariz. gets federal OK to expand kids coverage; Docs want to share Minn. insurer rebates; Medi-Cal faces adult day-care injunction 0 None
2012-04-10 States roundup: Aetna goes ahead with small biz coverage hike; 1.2M Texas kids without insurance; Legal immigrants join Mass. health plan 0 None
2012-04-09 Australia-first meeting tackles unacceptable maternal and child health in Burma 0 None
2012-04-09 UK tobacco display ban to reduce youngsters taking up the habit 0 None
2012-04-09 First study to examine links between neurodevelopmental disorders and maternal metabolic conditions 0 None
2012-04-09 Researchers identify new gene variants linked with common childhood obesity 0 2
2012-04-07 Nearly one-third of under 5 children in Vietnam are malnourished, survey shows 0 None
2012-04-07 Study explores link between intraoperative blood loss and pediatric patients' underlying condition 0 None
2012-04-06 Innate patient factors, overall morbidity affect neurodevelopment in infants with single-ventricle disease 0 None
2012-04-06 'Political will, dogged organization' needed to maintain momentum of deworming campaigns 0 None
2012-04-06 GAVI announces HPV, rubella vaccines will be available to developing countries 0 None
2012-04-06 Contraception, abortion, fetal care issues flare up in state legislatures 0 None
2012-04-05 New NewYork-Presbyterian autism center to open in early 2013 0 5
2012-04-05 Novel approach to kill acute lymphoblastic leukemia cells 0 None
2012-04-05 IntegraGen’s ARISk Test looks at 65 genetic markers associated with autism 0 None
2012-04-05 Study tracking progress in maternal, child health highlights inequities in intervention coverage 0 None
2012-04-05 ProMedica TCH offers Autism Early Learning Program 0 None
2012-04-05 Improving or maintaining physical fitness appears to help obese and overweight children 0 None
2012-04-05 CHD8, SNC2A and KATNAL2 gene mutations lead to ASDs 0 None
2012-04-05 Early administration of corticosteroids reduces ED stay for children with asthma 0 None
2012-04-05 Fathers more likely to transmit spontaneous mutations to children with ASDs 0 None
2012-04-05 Asthma management tips for student athletes 0 None
2012-04-05 Rise in child asthma deaths concerning 0 None
2012-04-04 Getting pregnant while on a diet may lead to an obese baby: Study 0 None
2012-04-04 Tips for parents to increase outdoor physical activity for kids 0 None
2012-04-04 Combination of ADHD drug and parental intervention can help children with autism 0 None
2012-04-04 MedImmune's quadrivalent flu vaccine may protect children 0 None
2012-04-04 UNICEF launches social media campaign to raise awareness of malnutrition among children in Sahel region 0 None
2012-04-04 FAAN plays a crucial role in supporting peanut allergy study 0 None
2012-04-04 Multiplier App can predict mature height and bone length in children 0 None
2012-04-04 Parents can help autistic kids connect, communicate and learn 0 5
2012-04-04 Preterm or post-term babies with autism more likely to self-injure 0 4
2012-04-03 Waist measures further specify lipid, blood pressure assessments in overweight and obese adolescents 0 None
2012-04-03 Half of preschool children not being taken outside to play daily by parents 0 None
2012-04-03 Public service announcement on pediatric pulmonary hypertension 0 None
2012-04-03 Early appendectomy can reduce length of stay, medical interventions and hospital charges 0 None
2012-04-03 Moderate caloric intake may reduce risk of obesity in low-birth weight offspring 0 None
2012-04-03 South Sudan hoping to mark three years without recording polio case 0 None
2012-04-03 Prenatal antipsychotic drug exposure may reduce scores on infant neuromotor screening 0 None
2012-04-03 New research: ADHD is more than one disorder 0 None
2012-04-03 Researchers discover multiple genes associated with meconium ileus 0 None
2012-04-02 Some autistic children may “bloom” socially with early and the right therapy 0 None
2012-04-02 Melanoma on the rise especially amongst the young 0 None
2012-04-02 Fizzy drinks may raise risk of heart disease later in life 0 None
2012-04-02 Exclusive breastfeeding policy implemented in South Africa amidst criticism 0 None
2012-04-02 IPT has an ongoing protective effect against malaria in infants 0 None
2012-04-02 Twins and mothers with poor nutrition more likely to develop obesity, type 2 diabetes 0 None
2012-04-02 Genetic variations could be linked with meconium ileus in CF patients 0 None
2012-04-02 Vaccines for measles may not increase risk of febrile seizures in 4-6 year olds 0 None
2012-04-02 Childhood onset temporal lobe epilepsy has a significant impact on brain aging 0 None
2012-04-02 Study provides new information on why A-T disease attacks the brain 0 None
2012-04-01 New drive to prevent youngsters from inhaling second-hand smoke at home 0 None
2012-04-01 Autism cases rise by 23% from ’06 to ’08: CDC report 0 None
2012-03-31 Autism rate soars to 1 in 88 children 1 None
2012-03-31 U.S. suspends resumed food aid to North Korea 0 None
2012-03-31 Johns Hopkins Hospital's new home to open on May 1 0 None
2012-03-31 FDA releases two draft guidance documents to help fight tobacco epidemic 0 None
2012-03-31 India's success against polio is promising step in defeating disease worldwide 0 None
2012-03-31 Starvation during childhood may increase risk of heart complications 0 None
2012-03-31 Differentiating between sneezing due to cold and allergies 0 3
2012-03-31 Revitalized Stop Bullying website 0 None
2012-03-31 Prenatal, early childhood mechanisms are potential intervention targets for asthma prevention 0 5
2012-03-31 Diagnostic inflation of ADHD 0 None
2012-03-30 Needle-free vaccine shows promise against RSV in children 0 None
2012-03-30 Birth weight may identify future metabolic risks in girls 0 None
2012-03-30 Ozone can trigger severe violent breathing attacks in many people 0 2
2012-03-30 ASD more prevalent among New Jersey children: CDC 0 None
2012-03-30 Demand for dentist anesthesiologists in pediatric dental practices is on the rise 1 None
2012-03-30 Elective induction more likely to result in complicated pregnancy 0 None
2012-03-30 Lung function changes linked with asthma occur very early in life 0 None
2012-03-30 Drexel experts available to comment on new CDC study on autism prevalence 0 None
2012-03-30 New CDC data shows increase in prevalence of autism in U.S. children 1 None
2012-03-30 Autism Speaks calls for the development of national action plan 0 None
2012-03-30 Study: 1 in 88 U.S. children have an autism spectrum disorder 0 None
2012-03-29 New technique could restore fertility of boys undergoing cancer treatment 0 None
2012-03-29 UTHealth, PLx Pharma to test phosphatidylcholine-enriched version of indomethacin in PDA model 0 None
2012-03-29 Sun damage revealed by UV photographs show skin cancer risk 1 None
2012-03-29 Increasing incidences of brain tumours calls for more spend on vital research 0 None
2012-03-29 FDA clears BD MAX assay for detecting GBS DNA in Lim Broth cultures 0 None
2012-03-29 Amerigroup announces successful efforts at preventing premature births 0 None
2012-03-29 Scientists explore number of strategies to prevent anesthesia-induced injury in infants 0 None
2012-03-29 MiR-375 regulates IL-13-induced changes in allergic diseases 0 None
2012-03-29 iSonea launches post-market study of WheezoMeter device for pediatric asthma 0 None
2012-03-29 Chromosomal abnormality in children with ependymoma linked with poorer chance of survival 0 None
2012-03-28 Greater out-of-pocket asthma medication costs associated with frequent hospitalizations among children 0 None
2012-03-28 Rationality of infants has been overstated, finds study 0 None
2012-03-28 Local air pollution may explain neighborhood differences in rates of childhood asthma 0 None
2012-03-28 Study examines link between lab-tested drugs and defective protein that causes CF 0 None
2012-03-28 CSEP develops two guidelines to improve health and activity levels of infants, toddlers 0 None
2012-03-28 Insecurity threatening success of West, Central African mass polio vaccination campaign 0 None
2012-03-28 Pakistan's draft bill that would punish parents for not vaccinating children 'misses the mark' 0 None
2012-03-28 Simple genetic test could help predict aggressiveness of rhabdomyosarcoma tumours 0 None
2012-03-28 Researchers demonstrate how to use eye-tracking in children with ASD 0 None
2012-03-27 Surfaxin receives FDA approval for prevention of RDS in premature infants 0 None
2012-03-27 MedImmune receives FDA approval for FluMist Quadrivalent vaccine 0 None
2012-03-27 New analytical method predicts maturity in premature infants 0 None
2012-03-27 Ten warning signs of ASD or other communication disorders 0 None
2012-03-27 Obese youths with particular genetic variants may be more prone to fatty liver disease 0 None
2012-03-27 Children with ASD more frequently to be bullied 0 None
2012-03-27 First study to explore differential gender effects of secondhand smoke exposure 0 None
2012-03-27 Parents of pediatric cancer patients prefer personal consultations over online sources 0 None
2012-03-27 Defects in schizophrenia-risk genes and environmental stress lead to abnormal brain development 0 None
2012-03-26 Time for no-fault vaccination compensation 0 None
2012-03-26 Early growth predicts strength of the hip bone in childhood 0 None
2012-03-26 More than 10 CNMC pediatric cardiologists to present at ACC conference 0 None
2012-03-26 New IVIG trial can reduce OCD symptoms in children with PANDAS 2 None
2012-03-23 Slight drop in infant, child, maternal mortality indicators for Africa, report says 0 None
2012-03-23 Weight loss does not improve self-esteem in obese teen girls 0 None
2012-03-23 Obese children with PNPLA3 and GCKR genetic variants more susceptible to fatty liver disease 0 None
2012-03-23 Uppsala University researchers identify promising biomarkers for ASD 0 None
2012-03-23 Investigators identify proteins that may indicate fetus at risk for UTI-induced prematurity 0 1
2012-03-23 Prenatal PAH exposure can lead to behavioral problems in children 0 None
2012-03-23 U.N.-backed campaign aims to vaccinate 111M children in 20 countries against polio over 4 days 0 None
2012-03-23 Emergent receives NIAID grant to advance development of MVA85A TB vaccine 0 None
2012-03-22 Physicians preferred over online sources for information by parents of pediatric cancer patients 0 None
2012-03-22 Study identifies ROS in the gaseous phase of cigarette smoke 0 None
2012-03-22 Study shows how brain function differs in children with math anxiety 0 None
2012-03-22 VOA News examines polio eradication efforts in Pakistan 0 None
2012-03-22 Drexel experts available to comment for news stories about autism 0 None
2012-03-22 LSHTM professor receives Canada Gairdner Global Health Award 0 None
2012-03-22 Urban children more likely to be smokers 0 None
2012-03-22 Advances in Neuroimmune Biology explores maternal-fetal interactions 0 None
2012-03-22 TGA clears Bioline's illumigene Group B Streptococcus test 0 1
2012-03-21 Whooping cough outbreak despite vaccination 0 5
2012-03-21 Reducing children's sugary beverage intake may help manage obesity 0 None
2012-03-21 Excluded from WHO targets, children at risk of being forgotten in global NCD agenda 0 None
2012-03-21 Top scientific experts publish new TB vaccine Blueprint 0 None
2012-03-21 CNN examines nodding disease among children in Northern Uganda 0 None
2012-03-21 New way to accurately test for peanut allergy 0 None
2012-03-21 Majority of adults do not support legislation that addresses youth sexting 0 None
2012-03-21 Drexel University to establish nation's first autism center 0 None
2012-03-21 Babies fed on demand associated with higher IQ scores 0 None
2012-03-20 Sharp rise recorded in cases of new strain of whooping cough: New genotype may be evading vaccine’s protective effects 0 None
2012-03-20 Feeding babies on demand improves their IQ: Study 0 5
2012-03-20 “Meth” babies more at risk of behavioral problems: Study 0 None
2012-03-20 PROLOR commences hGH-CTP Phase II trial in children with GHD 0 None
2012-03-20 Pediatricians' unconscious racial bias may affect pain medication decisions 0 None
2012-03-20 More than 1M children under age 5 at risk of malnutrition in Sahel, UNICEF warns 0 None
2012-03-20 Former premature infants to celebrate 25th anniversary of LUHS' NICU on March 20 0 None
2012-03-20 Winnie Palmer Hospital plans to expand neonatal intensive care unit 0 None
2012-03-20 Disruptions in immune system regulation may play a role in NEC 0 None
2012-03-20 New three-step process for DMD newborn screening 0 None
2012-03-20 ADHD diagnosis on the rise among American children 0 None
2012-03-19 Americans not adhering to the 7 healthy heart recommendations 0 None
2012-03-19 Highmark Healthy High 5 initiative benefits Pennsylvania children 0 None
2012-03-19 Eating salmon benefits pregnant women and their babies 0 None
2012-03-19 Largest ever academic-industry research project to find new drugs for ASD 0 None
2012-03-19 Paper describes results of BMT in models of Rett Syndrome 0 3
2012-03-17 Tiny Tim may have suffered from rickets and TB 0 None
2012-03-17 ACEP urges public to learn how to prevent poison during 50th anniversary of NPPW 0 None
2012-03-17 Results from AspenBio Pharma's AppyScore trial on appendicitis to be presented at SAEM meeting 0 None
2012-03-17 Extremely contagious RSV virus can lead to serious illness in young children 0 5
2012-03-17 Infants' faces evoke species-specific patterns of brain activity in adults 0 None
2012-03-16 Food-insecure mothers more likely to develop obesity 0 None
2012-03-16 Less than 2% of low-income moms meet their own goals for breastfeeding duration 1 None
2012-03-16 New textbook about child and adolescent behavioral health, primary care 0 None
2012-03-16 Childhood passive smoke exposure doubles risk of COPD in adulthood 0 None
2012-03-16 ARV given to HIV-positive children boosts preventive power of key malaria drug, study shows 0 None
2012-03-16 CDC takes critical step to reinvigorate fight against tobacco use 0 None
2012-03-16 Combination therapy may improve life span and motor function of infants with Batten disease 0 None
2012-03-16 Teen pregnancies increasing in Philippines because of lack of services, reproductive health information, experts say 0 1
2012-03-16 Exposure to radiation from cell phones during pregnancy affects brain development of offspring 0 None
2012-03-15 Back pain and school children's backpacks 0 None
2012-03-15 Lose weight to help your child lose weight 0 None
2012-03-15 Qualitative interview study of infant feeding experiences: Idealism meets realism 0 None
2012-03-15 S.D. allows insurers to deny some kids coverage, Mo. won't be persuaded to start health exchange 0 None
2012-03-15 NCH to expand outpatient methadone education program 0 None
2012-03-15 Ob-gyns play a major role in reducing effects of toxic chemicals on women and babies 0 None
2012-03-15 Low-carb, reduced glycemic load and portion-controlled diets effective for obese children 0 None
2012-03-14 Scientists grow rudimentary retina structure from blood cells 0 4.5
2012-03-14 AACN awards $50,000 Impact Research Grant to Duke nursing professor 0 None
2012-03-14 BMJ examines mother-to-mother peer educational initiative 0 None
2012-03-14 Consistent gains in five-year survival for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia 0 None
2012-03-14 Developmental differences in brain network function found in children of parents with schizophrenia 0 None
2012-03-14 Misconception that syphilis has 'disappeared' presents major impediment to preventing infant deaths 0 None
2012-03-14 Earlier start of micronutrient supplementation better for pregnant women and the unborn child 1 None
2012-03-14 Drive to make school nurses more accessible and confidential: UK 0 None
2012-03-13 Swaddling babies tight could lead to hip problems 0 None
2012-03-13 Many premature infants continue to receive iNO during NICU stay 0 None
2012-03-13 Many children with Crohn's disease and IBD benefit from ImproveCareNow 0 None
2012-03-13 Recent studies aim to find better treatment for children with speech problems 0 None
2012-03-13 Tweens decidedly ambivalent toward cigarettes and alcohol 0 None
2012-03-13 Parental exposure to solvents may increase risk of ASD in children 0 None
2012-03-13 Study finds decline in number of stair-related injuries among young children 0 None
2012-03-12 Pfizer’s Prevnar 13 Phase 3 study for pneumococcal disease meets all study endpoints 0 None
2012-03-12 Top-line results from Inviragen's INV21 Phase 1 trial on HFMD 0 None
2012-03-12 Researchers identify genetic signature for eosinophilic esophagitis 0 None
2012-03-12 Many children with life limiting conditions have been underestimated 0 None
2012-03-12 New insight into causes of childhood pneumonia 0 None
2012-03-12 First study to document potential effects of cancer on young children's development 0 None
2012-03-12 One in three 13 year olds are binge drinking: Study 0 None
2012-03-12 APTA honors Women & Infants physical therapist with Elizabeth Noble Award 0 None
2012-03-11 Pink slime to make its way into school lunches: Debate ensues 0 5
2012-03-11 Tobacco use among the youth should stop: Surgeon General’s Report 0 None
2012-03-11 Methylphenidate may affect learning and memory in children with ADHD 0 None
2012-03-09 Women exposed to SSRIs during pregnancy are less likely to initiate breastfeeding 0 None
2012-03-09 Challenges to achieving an AIDS-free generation 0 None
2012-03-09 Maternal obesity may contribute to cognitive impairment in extremely premature babies 0 None
2012-03-08 Exposure to MSS could help reduce cardiorespiratory events in preterm infants 0 None
2012-03-08 Scientists believe that ageing can be programmed in the womb 0 None
2012-03-08 Ugandan government draws up response plan to combat 'nodding disease' 0 None
2012-03-08 Progress made in talks with North Korea regarding food aid, U.S. envoys say 0 None
2012-03-08 Scientists identify 2,000 important genes linked to singing 0 None
2012-03-08 Study: Lack of newborn care-seeking in low and middle-income countries 0 None
2012-03-08 Children with autism look away from faces when thinking 0 None
2012-03-08 Scientists focus on genes linked with autism spectrum disorders 0 None
2012-03-08 Doctors identify promising new treatment for hypophosphatasia 0 None
2012-03-08 Journalists can now register for Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting 0 None
2012-03-08 March issue of NeuroPerspective reviews therapeutics for ADHD 0 5
2012-03-08 First 'theranostic' agent for treatment of ALL 0 None
2012-03-07 New FDA approved drug to treat infants with respiratory distress syndrome 0 None
2012-03-07 Yemen to launch measles vaccination campaign after increase in number of cases, deaths 0 None
2012-03-07 Mild TBI may increase risk of postconcussive symptoms in children 0 None
2012-03-07 Concussion in kids may lead to memory and cognitive problems at school later in life 0 None
2012-03-06 FDA approves Discovery Labs' SURFAXIN to prevent Respiratory Distress Syndrome 0 None
2012-03-06 Study evaluates link between genetic and environmental factors and risk of drug abuse 0 None
2012-03-06 SSRIs appear to reduce depressive symptoms, fetal head growth during pregnancy 0 None
2012-03-06 Children's academic achievement test scores not affected by intrauterine drug exposure 0 None
2012-03-06 T-cells can develop in human tonsils 0 None
2012-03-06 Young children more likely to be diagnosed and treated for ADHD 0 None
2012-03-06 Persistent postconcussion symptoms more likely in children with TBIs 0 None
2012-03-06 Dysfunctional family environment increases genetic risk for drug abuse 0 3
2012-03-06 Butler Hospital expands Outpatient Psychiatric Consultation Program 0 None
2012-03-06 ADHD medication use more prevalent among school-age children 0 None
2012-03-05 Snoring toddlers may develop behavioural problems later: Study 0 None
2012-03-05 Vitamin D in pre-teen girls protects from stress fractures and bone injuries: Study 0 None
2012-03-05 Antidepressants in pregnancy: weighing benefits and risks 0 None
2012-03-05 Asthma first aid charts launched 0 None
2012-03-05 Innovative telemedicine program connects neonatal specialists to treat tiniest, difficult cases 0 None
2012-03-05 IRIN examines pilot project to increase ORS coverage for treatment of child diarrhea 0 None
2012-03-05 Young children with SDB more likely to develop neurobehavioral problems 0 None
2012-03-04 Home-food intake may reduce risk of obesity in children 0 None
2012-03-04 Premature by 2 to 3 weeks may raise risk for health issues: Study 0 5
2012-03-03 IPS examines gender discrimination, disparity in child mortality in India 0 None
2012-03-03 Obstetricians heavily influenced by family preferences during periviable counseling 0 None
2012-03-03 Consensus across studies promises to enhance NIH-supported asthma clinical research 0 None
2012-03-03 New outcome measures may reduce disparities in children with asthma 0 None
2012-03-03 New pharma code expands guidelines for interactions with health care providers 0 None
2012-03-03 VOA examines constitutional debate in Nigeria over government's right to require polio vaccination 0 None
2012-03-03 Prenatal home screening and remediation prevent childhood lead poisoning 0 None
2012-03-03 Sachs says he is 'eager for challenge' of World Bank presidency 0 None
2012-03-03 Survivors of cancer in childhood have higher risk of infertility in later life 0 None
2012-03-03 NGOs welcome announcement of U.S., North Korean nuclear arms agreement that could bring food aid to nation 0 None
2012-03-03 New breakthrough in early mammalian embryo development 0 None
2012-03-03 REST molecule acts as an adapter in stem cells, times neuronal development 0 None
2012-03-03 Critical new details about structure of enterovirus 71 0 None
2012-03-02 AHRQ grants U-M $2.5M to study long-term health outcomes and cost-effectiveness of newborn screening 0 None
2012-03-02 Ten symptoms and signs that a child may need a doctor 0 None
2012-03-02 Novel way to promote vegetable consumption in children 0 None
2012-03-02 Researchers discover critical placental niche cell and signaling pathway 0 None
2012-03-02 Leicester study to focus on impact of food-based culture on children's life 0 None
2012-03-02 Ga. House passes bill restricting abortion to limit fetal pain 0 None
2012-03-02 March issue of WHO Bulletin available online 0 None
2012-03-02 Review highlights potential strategies for treatment of Down syndrome, AD 0 None
2012-03-02 The health law and the states 0 None
2012-03-02 Insight into why some children develop myopia 0 None
2012-03-02 Inexpensive test, treatment for syphilis could save nearly 1M infants annually 0 None
2012-03-02 Study shows decline in obesity rates among California school children 0 None
2012-03-01 Children consuming too much sugar: Report 0 None
2012-03-01 Gaining culturally appropriate knowledge can help provide more effective healthcare 0 None
2012-03-01 IOM report identifies options that could further improve information obtained from pediatric studies 0 None
2012-03-01 Montreal intern joins WHO Africa to fight Noma, a face eating disease 0 5
2012-03-01 U-M summit to focus on shortage of medical technologies for children 0 None
2012-03-01 Gluten-free, casein-free diet more effective in improving ASD behaviors and symptoms 2 None
2012-03-01 New prebiotic formula helps colonize newborn's gut with beneficial bacteria 0 None
2012-03-01 Pregnant women and oral health 0 None
2012-03-01 Study focuses on genetic markers in the diagnosis of autism 0 None
2012-03-01 Scientists discover new way to measure success rate of IVF embryos 0 None
2012-02-29 Hawaii bags “Happiest State” award for third year in a row 0 None
2012-02-29 No link between gestational weight gain and cognitive performance of children 0 None
2012-02-29 Urbanization leaves millions of children without access to vital services, UNICEF report states 0 None
2012-02-29 Health indicator reports show more HIV-positive South Africans receiving care but costs increasing 0 1
2012-02-29 WUSM to study children with weakened immune systems 0 None
2012-02-29 First study to show effects of ecstasy drug on fetal and infant development 0 None
2012-02-28 HPV vaccine now recommended for boys: American Academy of Pediatrics 0 None
2012-02-28 Active video games do not increase exercise in kids 0 None
2012-02-28 Largest study to date to observe dynamic social scenes in children with ASD 0 None
2012-02-28 Rapid influenza diagnostic tests highly accurate in children than in adults 0 None
2012-02-28 Vanderbilt Kennedy Center, Autism Speaks create new sleep guide 1 None
2012-02-28 Childhood adversity may lead to epigenetic changes in glucocorticoid receptor gene 0 None
2012-02-28 Tips to reduce potential sleep deprivation in children 0 None
2012-02-28 New protocol decreases sternum infections in kids by 61% 0 None
2012-02-28 Strong link between BMI and asthma in Hispanic youth 0 None
2012-02-27 Anorexia on the rise among kids and anti-obesity campaigns blamed 0 None
2012-02-27 Enrollment complete in Ikaria iNO Pivotal Phase III trial for BPD 0 None
2012-02-27 India taken off WHO list of polio endemic countries 0 None
2012-02-27 Medication plus parent training effective in treating children with ASD 0 None
2012-02-27 News briefs from featured presentations at Cardiology 2012 0 5
2012-02-27 Survey: 49% of asthma patients are not using controllers 0 None
2012-02-24 Seven scientists aim to make strides in predicting and preventing preterm birth 0 None
2012-02-24 Calif. Medicaid chief promises dental changes for kids 0 None
2012-02-24 Depressive symptoms of fathers lead to mental health problems in children 0 5
2012-02-24 Saving Lives at Birth partnership launches second round grants 0 None
2012-02-24 NYU Langone HJD first in the Metro NY area to launch J-tip needle-free anesthetic system 0 None
2012-02-24 WHO urging Afghans to vaccinate children for measles following outbreak in western region 0 None
2012-02-23 Children of immigrant parents more likely to develop autism with intellectual disability 0 None
2012-02-23 FSU receives NIH grant to better understand and diagnose dyslexia 0 None
2012-02-23 Breast feeding information collected by WIC verified through telephonic survey 0 None
2012-02-23 Maintaining differential diagnosis inclusive of infectious etiology may help save children's life 0 3
2012-02-23 For kids whole fruit is the best and fruit juice should be limited 0 None
2012-02-23 Experts to discuss current treatments for children with heart disease at Cardiology 2012 0 None
2012-02-23 Pediatricians should screen all children for vitamin D deficiency 0 None
2012-02-23 Micronutrients affect methylation, linked to changes in the immune system 0 None
2012-02-23 South Asia makes little progress in meeting maternal, child mortality MDGs, U.N. report says 0 None
2012-02-23 New Herman & Walter Samuelson Children's Hospital at Sinai to be dedicated on March 1 0 None
2012-02-23 Study examines abdomyosarcoma growth in mouse models of muscular dystrophy 0 None
2012-02-23 Laboratory Supply Company raises $16,000 to benefit Kosair Children's Hospital 0 None
2012-02-23 Patterns of brain development are distinct in infants with ASD 0 None
2012-02-23 Novartis delivers 100 million child-friendly antimalarial treatments to 39 countries 0 None
2012-02-22 Study examines impact of EHR on childhood obesity evaluation 0 None
2012-02-22 Over-reactive parents more likely to have toddlers with negative emotionality, problem behaviors 0 None
2012-02-22 First prospective study of ethnic differences in symptoms of autism in toddlers 0 None
2012-02-22 First ever publication with data on head impacts from youth football players 0 None
2012-02-22 New analysis highlights ongoing scale of tobacco problem among children 0 None
2012-02-22 Child welfare experts to gather at UNC for Wicked Problems Institute 0 None
2012-02-22 Autism Speaks releases two new ATN tool kits 0 None
2012-02-22 Childhood Obesity celebrates second anniversary of Let's Move! initiative 0 None
2012-02-22 DANSR/FORTE assay more effective in diagnosing Edwards and Down syndrome 0 None
2012-02-22 EMA grants positive scientific opinion for Pyramax to treat malaria 0 None
2012-02-22 Breastfeeding mother's consumption of caffeine may cause wakefulness and irritability in the baby 0 None
2012-02-22 Immunization against flu during pregnancy can influence fetal growth 0 None
2012-02-21 Series of studies on rising obesity rates among kids 0 None
2012-02-21 Teenagers can make do with less sleep: Study finds 0 None
2012-02-21 Gender nonconformity in childhood leads to increased risk of abuse: Study 0 None
2012-02-21 Infant colic may be an early sign of migraine headache later in life 0 None
2012-02-21 Mothers who suffer migraine headaches more likely to have babies with colic 0 None
2012-02-20 Lack of diapers keep children out of childcare 0 None
2012-02-20 A pediatric version of Rothman Index 0 None
2012-02-20 New CNN report points to a serious problem - childhood obesity 0 None
2012-02-20 Autism may be evident in an infant’s brain much earlier than thought: Study 0 None
2012-02-20 CAI improves asthma outcomes and saves $1.46 for every dollar spent 0 None
2012-02-20 Gender identity disorder linked with mental health risk in children 0 None
2012-02-20 Symposium discusses links between genetic, epigenetic and environmental influences on autism 0 None
2012-02-20 Finnish researchers break ground in neonatal brain research 0 None
2012-02-19 Low dose carbon monoxide therapy can prevent fetal death 0 None
2012-02-18 Arsenic found in baby formula containing organic brown rice syrup 0 4
2012-02-18 Impact of maternal mental health and antidepressant exposure on mechanics of early language acquisition 0 None
2012-02-18 CCF endorses bill to identify students at risk of sudden cardiac death 0 5
2012-02-18 In young children autism does not appear suddenly, but develops over time 0 None
2012-02-18 Researchers discover significant differences in brain development in infants who later develop autism 0 None
2012-02-18 Novel feeding device may decrease risk of FTT in newborns with congenital heart defects 0 None
2012-02-18 Most women underestimate effect of asthma during pregnancy 0 None
2012-02-18 Vaccines are for people of all ages, not just children and seniors 0 None
2012-02-18 Study: Thrombolytic therapy can be safely used in children with stroke 0 None
2012-02-18 MIEMSS re-designates JHH as a Level IIIC Perinatal Referral Center for Maryland 0 None
2012-02-18 Study examines mercury exposure in pregnant women 0 None
2012-02-17 Standardization may improve Canada's ranking in international child health indexes 0 None
2012-02-17 Dance against diabetes 1 None
2012-02-17 Glial cells inhibit growth of brainstem neurons 0 None
2012-02-17 Home health industry fights minimum wage rule 0 None
2012-02-17 Shortage looming, drug maker agrees to release emergency supplies of kids' cancer drug 0 None
2012-02-17 Low choline intake increases risk of liver scarring in menopausal women with NAFLD 0 5
2012-02-17 U.N. meeting delegates urge international community to respond thoroughly, rapidly to drought-stricken Sahel 0 None
2012-02-17 Indian authorities vaccinate children crossing India-Pakistan border; Distrust of polio vaccines grows in Pakistan 0 None
2012-02-17 Augmented toys may help children with autism 0 None
2012-02-17 Over 7.5M children reside with a single-parent with alcohol problems 0 None
2012-02-17 Scientists track initial steps of type 1 diabetes mellitus 0 None
2012-02-17 Study finds increase in prevalence of hidden arsenic in organic foods 0 None
2012-02-16 Understanding the economic impact of the 'girl effect' 0 None
2012-02-16 New parent-training program effective in reducing risk of obesity in preschool Latino children 0 None
2012-02-16 Children still exposed to same level of ads for junk foods 0 None
2012-02-16 Children may consume more titanium dioxide than adults 0 None
2012-02-16 First study to evaluate motor impairments in children with ASD 1 5
2012-02-16 Impact of child malnourishment similar to that of AIDS 0 None
2012-02-16 One quarter of young children worldwide suffer effects of malnutrition, Save the Children survey shows 0 None
2012-02-16 African-American children tend to be diagnosed later for autism 1 None
2012-02-15 Researchers develop first 'newborn weight curves' for specific ethnic groups across Canada 0 None
2012-02-15 Pregnant mothers who are vitamin D deficient raise risk of language difficulties in kids: Study 0 None
2012-02-15 IOM recommendations for healthful diet to children and adolescents not fully implemented 0 None
2012-02-15 Surgeons fix plumbing in the heart of newborn 5 days old 0 None
2012-02-15 Study to examine relationship between oral and silent reading in children 0 None
2012-02-15 Higher levels of MVPA may improve cardiometabolic risk factors in children, adolescents 0 None
2012-02-15 Mass spectroscopy identifies total of 1,210 UCB proteins 0 None
2012-02-15 AMCHP honors LSUHSC's professor for excellence in maternal and child health care 0 None
2012-02-15 Mylan responds to current preservative-free Methotrexate Injection shortage 0 None
2012-02-14 Scientists identify and describe molecular mechanism behind holoprosencephaly 0 None
2012-02-14 First large-scale investigation into diabetes risk among young people in South Asia 0 None
2012-02-14 Babies could be understanding more than we think: Study 0 None
2012-02-14 Juvenile arthritis affected kids are at a high risk of cancer: Study 0 None
2012-02-14 What is the optimum amount of sleep for kids? 0 None
2012-02-14 National Library of Medicine acquires papers of sickle cell disease expert 0 None
2012-02-14 Gaming and technology may help control weight and promote health in children 0 None
2012-02-14 Unstructured free play, recess need to be reinstated in schools 0 None
2012-02-14 Children living near coal-tar-sealed pavement likely to ingest PAHs 0 None
2012-02-14 Oxygen deprivation disrupts insulin and glucose regulation in rat pups 0 None
2012-02-14 Pakistan, Afghanistan form joint action plan against polio 0 None
2012-02-14 Second and third generation Mexican-Americans more likely to be obese 0 None
2012-02-14 IBD may disrupt school functioning in children 0 None
2012-02-14 Supply of childhood leukemia drug nearly exhausted 0 None
2012-02-14 Radiation induces testicular cancer in male fetuses 0 None
2012-02-14 Scientists create new mouse model for medulloblastoma 0 None
2012-02-14 February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month 0 5
2012-02-14 Agilent's microarrays used in landmark study on prenatal samples 0 None
2012-02-14 Researchers pinpoint source of Loeys-Dietz syndrome 0 None
2012-02-14 Two novel devices can predict women at risk of premature birth 0 None
2012-02-14 Crop failures, returning migrants, weather patterns threatening to worsen malnutrition in Africa's Sahel, Horn regions 0 None
2012-02-13 Chemotherapy during pregnancy for cancer does not necessarily harm the baby: Study 0 4
2012-02-13 Intervention programs can help teen girls achieve long-term success in managing weight 0 None
2012-02-13 Children with delayed ACL reconstruction have higher rates of knee injuries 0 None
2012-02-13 Risk of obstetric intervention lower for women who intended home births 0 None
2012-02-13 Early MSC transplantation can help repair neonatal brain damage 0 None
2012-02-13 No link between weight gain and risk of repeat preterm birth 0 None
2012-02-13 Preterm birth interventions should be tailored for underlying risk factors and pathways 0 None
2012-02-13 Recognizing Global Fund's integration of reproductive health into focus on AIDS, TB, malaria 0 None
2012-02-13 Study looks at link between delivery time and outcomes for infants with birth defects 0 None
2012-02-13 Cesarean delivery may increase risk of breathing problems in preterm babies 0 None
2012-02-13 Massively parallel sequencing effective in diagnosing fetal aneuploidies 0 None
2012-02-13 Pioglitazone can prevent long term effects of maternal obesity on offspring 0 None
2012-02-13 Incident malignancy four times higher among children with JIA 0 None
2012-02-13 Length of residence in the U.S. increases risk of PTB among Hispanic women 0 None
2012-02-13 Paternal and maternal age may increase risk of autism in children 0 None
2012-02-13 OptumHealth names Women & Infants as Center of Excellence for Neonatal Care 0 None
2012-02-10 Osiris provides update on status of development, commercialization agreement with Genzyme 0 None
2012-02-10 One in four low-income cohabiting couples with children maintain romantic relationship 0 None
2012-02-10 Induction of labor does not minimize risk of respiratory problems, infection in infants 0 None
2012-02-10 Negative consequences of maternal obesity can be reversed through exercise 0 None
2012-02-10 PAP improves attention, anxiety and QOL in children with OSAS 0 None
2012-02-10 Eighth grader develops AnimalGrams to support pediatric cancer research at UCLA 0 None
2012-02-10 Children with multiple psychosomatic symptoms more likely to experience physical abuse 0 None
2012-02-10 University of Haifa study to shed new light on DCD 0 None
2012-02-10 Experts discuss benefits of combining deworming, school feeding programs at meeting with U.K. Parliament 0 None
2012-02-10 Optimal timing of elective delivery is 39 weeks for women with prior cesarean 0 None
2012-02-10 Chromosomal microarray provides more information about fetal abnormalities 0 None
2012-02-10 Ultrasound reliable alternative to X-rays for DDH screening in children 0 1
2012-02-09 After-school program can help young adolescents avoid alcohol 0 None
2012-02-09 Stimulants do not increase risk of cardiovascular events in youth with ADHD 0 None
2012-02-09 South Asian nations explore ways to strengthen collaboration at forum for health research 0 None
2012-02-09 LFA announces new grants for critical areas of lupus research 0 None
2012-02-09 DF/CHCC specialists recommend genetic counseling for children with Li-Fraumeni syndrome 0 None
2012-02-09 Duration of residence in the U.S. may increase risk of preterm birth in Hispanic women 0 None
2012-02-09 Injuries in overweight and obese children more often from 'low-energy' impact 0 None
2012-02-08 Breast-fed children less likely to develop obesity 0 None
2012-02-08 State Department, USAID blog posts support elimination of FGM/C 0 None
2012-02-08 Al Jazeera examines unique polio eradication campaign in Pakistan 0 None
2012-02-08 RV5 vaccination does not increase risk of intussusception in infants 0 None
2012-02-08 States busy implementing local, federal health reforms 0 None
2012-02-08 Routine 4CMenB immunizations effective against meningococcal strains in infants 0 None
2012-02-08 Parents more likely to blame and doubt child sex abuse victims 0 None
2012-02-08 Research focuses on gene mutation that leads to cleft palate 0 None
2012-02-08 Umbilical cord cleaning with chlorhexidine reduces infant's risk of infection 0 None
2012-02-07 Spanking kids does not work and may lead to developmental difficulties 1 None
2012-02-07 Bread to blame for too much salt in American diet: CDC report 0 None
2012-02-07 Facebook and Twitter addiction: Study 0 1
2012-02-07 Asthmatic mothers encouraged to breastfeed without fear as it boosts baby’s lung power: Study 0 None
2012-02-07 TGen to host Pediatric Cancer Translational Genomics in Scottsdale 0 None
2012-02-07 Closing elementary and secondary schools can help slow pH1N1 transmission 0 None
2012-02-07 Researchers derive vessel-forming stem cells from amniotic fluid 0 None
2012-02-07 Researchers discover how SHP-2 genetic defect may result in heart malformation 0 None
2012-02-06 Diabetic mothers and risk of birth defects in baby: Study 0 None
2012-02-06 MindChild seeks FDA pre-market clearance for MERIDIAN non-invasive fetal heart monitor 0 None
2012-02-06 Sharp rise in incidence of children hospitalizations due to physical abuse 0 None
2012-02-06 Early parenting intervention holds promise for childhood obesity prevention 0 None
2012-02-06 Tennessee Gov. declares February as 'St. Jude Month' 0 None
2012-02-04 Future of social robotics requires meeting the expectations of human brain 0 None
2012-02-04 Link between health and schooling among fleeing children 0 None
2012-02-04 Whole-exome sequencing discovers cause of glycosylation disorders 0 None
2012-02-03 Study to understand links between premature birth and maths disability in children 0 None
2012-02-03 Should smacking of children be banned? 0 4.2
2012-02-03 General anesthesia in infancy linked to ADHD 0 None
2012-02-03 Is sugar as bad as alcohol and tobacco? 2 3
2012-02-03 Knowledge, resources exist to reach maternal, child mortality MDGs in Africa with unified efforts 0 None
2012-02-03 Mental illness suspect genes are among the most environmentally responsive regulatory mechanisms 0 None
2012-02-03 Change in sickle cell anemia prevention strategies decreases racial disparities in stroke-related deaths 0 None
2012-02-03 Pediatricians lead statewide effort to raise awareness about childhood vaccination 0 None
2012-02-03 India has worst child mortality gender differential worldwide, new U.N. data show 0 None
2012-02-03 Height, BMI in early childhood can contribute to adult bone mass and density 0 None
2012-02-03 Breastfeeding associated with improved lung function in children of asthmatic mothers 0 None
2012-02-03 Breastfeeding may improve lung function in school age children of asthmatic mothers 0 None
2012-02-03 DNA-based prenatal blood test can also identify trisomy 13 and 18 0 None
2012-02-02 Multiple exposures to anesthesia associated with higher rates of ADHD in children 0 5
2012-02-02 Poor quality vaccination campaigns, lack of government commitment helping polio spread in Chad 0 None
2012-02-02 Pros and cons of routine school BMI screening 0 None
2012-02-01 First large study to establish link between infection and stroke in children 0 None
2012-02-01 First signs of atherosclerotic heart disease may appear in early childhood 0 None
2012-02-01 Coroners more likely to hold inquests for childhood deaths from complications of medical care 0 None
2012-02-01 Fish intake can help pregnant women improve their progeny's intelligence 0 None
2012-02-01 The challenge of crafting public health messages to combat childhood obesity 0 None
2012-02-01 Majority of children can safely quit anti-rejection drugs after liver transplant from parents 0 None
2012-02-01 Study demonstrates safety of weight reduction surgery in morbidly obese adolescents 0 None
2012-02-01 Vertex receives FDA approval for Kalydeco to treat rare form of CF 0 None
2012-02-01 Most young people do not receive emergency mental health assessment after deliberate self-harm 0 None
2012-01-31 Link between maternal nurturing and size of hippocampus in healthy children 0 None
2012-01-31 Obese docs often miss obesity in their patients: Study 0 5
2012-01-31 Dairy products help weight loss: Study 0 None
2012-01-31 AAP report addresses new phenomenon, 'Facebook Depression' 0 5
2012-01-31 NAET safe and effective in treating children with allergy-related autism 0 5
2012-01-31 UNICEF appeals for $1.28B to provide humanitarian assistance for children in 25 nations 0 None
2012-01-31 GAVI Matching Fund public-private partnership working to raise money 0 None
2012-01-31 Study pinpoints genetic factors behind increased ALL risk in Hispanic children 0 None
2012-01-31 AT&T donates US$29,000 to Camp Quality 0 3
2012-01-31 UMC to offer ditto device for pediatric patients 0 None
2012-01-31 Hospice of the Western Reserve receives Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation grant 0 None
2012-01-31 Researchers decipher genetic material of 48 pediatric glioblastomas 0 None
2012-01-30 Researchers identify two genetic mutations responsible for brain cancer in children 0 None
2012-01-30 Stronger laws need to encourage child booster seat use when carpooling 0 None
2012-01-30 Family participation in school-based interventions can help reduce problem behavior in teens 0 None
2012-01-30 Constipation may be the culprit in bedwetting problems 0 None
2012-01-30 Two initiatives launched at WEF with aim of ending new HIV infections among children by 2015 0 None
2012-01-30 Infant studies show intuitive physics knowledge occurs soon after birth 0 None
2012-01-29 Reason for language development delay in boys – Testosterone: Study 1 None
2012-01-27 Study explores links between antiretroviral prophylaxis, cleft lip and palate 0 None
2012-01-27 Cancer Research UK opens first AT9283 trial to treat childhood leukaemia 0 None
2012-01-27 LCI feasible, sensitive non-invasive marker of early lung disease in young children with CF 0 None
2012-01-27 Link between genetic abnormalities and cerebral palsy 1 None
2012-01-27 ILCA, IBLCE recognizes Cincinnati Children's for excellence in lactation care 0 None
2012-01-27 FDA approves UCB's Keppra for treatment of partial onset seizures in infants 0 None
2012-01-26 Olive and sunflower oil fried food not bad for heart: Study 0 1
2012-01-26 Chemicals in packaged food and textiles linked to low immunity in kids: Study 0 None
2012-01-26 Revised menus for school lunches with more fruits and veggies 0 None
2012-01-25 Yemen faces child malnutrition crisis after year of unrest 0 None
2012-01-25 New study aims to prevent bacterial infections in sub-Saharan African kids 0 None
2012-01-25 U.S. military provides medical care, education services to women, children in Tanzania 0 None
2012-01-25 New report examines link between school obesity programs and eating disorders in children 0 None
2012-01-25 Study finds low blood levels of HDL in children with autism 0 None
2012-01-25 Lansoprazole increases risk of sore throats, respiratory problems in children with asthma 0 None
2012-01-25 Seattle Children's receives $5M gift from Ben Towne for pediatric cancer study 0 None
2012-01-25 Genetic variation predisposes children to complications linked with second-generation anti-psychotics 0 None
2012-01-25 Lansoprazole does not control asthma in children 0 None
2012-01-24 Studies indicate infant brains come equipped with knowledge of 'intuitive physics' 0 None
2012-01-24 Kids not getting enough Vitamin D 0 None
2012-01-24 No whooping cough deaths in California in one whole year 0 None
2012-01-24 Only 25% kids getting adequate sun protection: Study 0 None
2012-01-24 Child abuse: Socioeconomic status has more significant impact on physician's diagnosis than race 0 None
2012-01-24 Researchers investigate winter activity protection headgear for young children 0 None
2012-01-24 New gene therapy shows promise against X-linked retinitis pigmentosa 5 5
2012-01-24 Study shows childhood experiences have long-term effects on health in midlife 0 None
2012-01-24 Virtual network of experts to work together to prevent preterm birth 0 None
2012-01-24 Pakistan's polio eradication program facing challenges after increase in cases last year 0 None
2012-01-24 PERC-led study recognized as one of Canada's top achievements in health research 0 None
2012-01-24 State news: Rate hikes approved in Mass., Va. families still wait for autism coverage, health IT booming 0 None
2012-01-23 Novel method can rapidly scan and capture 3D maps of muscle structure 0 None
2012-01-23 Charité coordinates largest study in the world against common childhood cancer 0 None
2012-01-23 Scientists discover finely tuned mechanism associated with CHD 0 None
2012-01-21 EMA CHMP issues positive opinion to MSD's REMICADE for treatment of pediatric UC 0 None
2012-01-21 Study documents a need for increased injury prevention efforts in many popular activities for kids 0 None
2012-01-21 Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues to hold public meeting in San Francisco 0 None
2012-01-21 Hockey helmets offer multi-impact protection for young children 0 None
2012-01-21 GAVI says Ministries of Health in Cameroon, Niger cooperating to reimburse misused funds 0 None
2012-01-20 Exposure to phthalates may increase risk of obesity in young children 0 None
2012-01-20 E.U. doubles humanitarian aid to Sahel in response to impending food crisis 0 None
2012-01-20 Accelerated growth may increase risk of asthma symptoms in young children 0 None
2012-01-20 Decisive role of grandmothers on maternal and infant nutrition, health 0 None
2012-01-20 Inherited mutation links exploding chromosomes to cancer 0 None
2012-01-20 Quebec ban on junk-food ads more effective in reducing childhood obesity 0 None
2012-01-20 MSF closes two large clinics in Mogadishu after two staff members killed last month 0 None
2012-01-20 Birth weight plays a role in autism spectrum disorder 0 None
2012-01-19 Threefold increase in polio cases in Afghanistan concerns experts 0 None
2012-01-19 Integrative medicine now available for pediatric patients at JMBCIM 0 None
2012-01-19 YES kids more likely to report nonviolent conflict avoidance and resolution 0 None
2012-01-19 CDC reports obesity rates in U.S. level off 0 None
2012-01-19 Study outlines how QI initiatives can increase overall survival rates for mothers, children 0 None
2012-01-19 Estimating number of births without skilled birth attendants in South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa 0 None
2012-01-19 Gilead Sciences receives FDA approval for Viread to treat pediatric HIV infection 0 None
2012-01-19 Link between prenatal exposure to armed conflict and birth weight 0 None
2012-01-19 DOES makes children eye exams inexpensive, comprehensive and simple to administer 0 None
2012-01-18 Increasing health problems from caffeinated energy drinks 0 3
2012-01-18 Obesity in the U.S. stabilize: Report 0 None
2012-01-18 Pediatric research project to expand data collection linked to newborn screening results 0 None
2012-01-18 Defects in mitochondria lead to devastating neurodegenerative disease 0 5
2012-01-18 Chan faces financing challenges in second term as WHO director-general 0 None
2012-01-18 St. Baldrick's Foundation awards $47,000 to help kids with cancer 0 None
2012-01-18 Gates, Kristof answer questions about Bangladesh, public health in final installment of blog series 0 None
2012-01-18 Children with neurologic impairment account for increasing hospital resources 0 None
2012-01-18 Timing of alcohol consumption during pregnancy linked with FAS characteristics 0 None
2012-01-18 Food insecurity forces families to 'stretch' infant formula 0 None
2012-01-18 Afghan President Karzai urges Taliban to allow polio vaccination teams into insurgent-controlled areas 0 None
2012-01-18 State roundup: State lawmakers, governors planning health legislation; Some Pa. kids losing Medicaid 0 None
2012-01-17 Researchers discover gene that causes benign familial infantile epilepsy 0 None
2012-01-17 Chronology of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome revealed 0 5
2012-01-17 More people suffering serious injury or death while wearing headphones 0 None
2012-01-17 Study examines quantity, frequency and timing of alcohol consumption during pregnancy 0 None
2012-01-17 No link between junk foods and obesity among school children 0 None
2012-01-17 New 20-minute procedure effective in treating perforations of the eardrum 0 None
2012-01-16 Pedestrian injuries and deaths from headphone use on the rise 0 None
2012-01-16 Study finds decline in pediatric drowning hospitalization rates 0 None
2012-01-13 HHS Secretary Sebelius helps India mark one year since last recorded polio case 0 None
2012-01-13 CHUMS project to measure outcomes of NHS care in children with neurodisabilites 0 None
2012-01-13 Melinda Gates, Nicholas Kristof answer more questions about Bangladesh, public health 0 None
2012-01-13 Bangladesh works to vaccinate 500K children against polio in annual immunization drive 0 None
2012-01-13 ACO news: Cigna, Weill Cornell docs join forces; Pediatric ACO concept falls through the cracks 0 None
2012-01-13 Lucile Packard Children's forms new partnership with CPMC 0 None
2012-01-13 Smoking during pregnancy does not cause ASD in children 0 None
2012-01-13 Study shows how Notch gene and PRC2 protein complex work together to cause T-ALL 0 None
2012-01-13 Clinical trial to compare Aria's prenatal test and standard first-trimester screening for T21 0 None
2012-01-12 Kedem commences development of Gleevec to treat CML in children and adults 0 None
2012-01-12 Eating out without gaining too much weight 0 None
2012-01-12 Reaching WHO PMTCT goal in Zimbabwe 0 None
2012-01-12 First details of genetic alterations that fuel early T-cell precursor ALL 0 None
2012-01-12 Investing in Frontline Health Workers effective in saving lives of mothers, children 0 None
2012-01-12 Children with autism, gastrointestinal symptoms have high levels of Sutterella in their gut 0 None
2012-01-12 The Nation examines whether Nigeria will be able to attain MDGs related to maternal, infant mortality 0 None
2012-01-12 St. Jude introduces 'Explore' website for pediatric genome project 0 None
2012-01-11 Report finds 42% of children under 5 malnourished in India; Prime Minister deems child malnutrition 'national shame' 0 None
2012-01-11 Researchers identify mechanism that makes retinoblastoma so aggressive 0 None
2012-01-11 Breast fed babies versus formula fed babies: Who is crankier? 0 4.5
2012-01-11 Children with chronic sleep problems may develop mental health disorders later in life 0 None
2012-01-11 Societal, parental values about injury prevention affect outdoor physical activity for children 0 None
2012-01-11 Study examines impact of maternal obesity on inflammatory responses 0 None
2012-01-11 India on verge of recording polio-free year 0 None
2012-01-11 Children delivered by caesarean section at slightly elevated risk of asthma: MoBa study 1 None
2012-01-10 Nigerian leaders sign onto Gates immunization challenge 1 None
2012-01-10 Aria's non-invasive test more effective in detecting Trisomy 18 & 21 0 None
2012-01-10 Experts want young athletes to become more aware of warning signs of concussion 0 None
2012-01-10 Researchers create SketchUp program to help kids with autism 0 None
2012-01-10 Fallujah doctors say chemicals from U.S. weapons to blame for high levels of birth defects 0 None
2012-01-09 Political turmoil in Yemen causing breakdown of social services, increased threats to child welfare 0 None
2012-01-09 First study to investigate driving in teens with high-functioning autism disorder 0 None
2012-01-09 Combination of GXR and psychostimulant safe and effective for children with ADHD 0 None
2012-01-09 Enrollment complete in Diamyd Phase II study for type 1 diabetes 0 None
2012-01-09 Many parents share BRCA1/A2 test results with their children 0 None
2012-01-07 Leo Burnett Business named agency of record for Shriners Hospitals For Children 0 None
2012-01-07 Safe Kids Pennsylvania to exhibit injury prevention at 2012 Pennsylvania Farm Show 0 None
2012-01-07 World's leading cleft charity performs 250,000th surgery in China 0 None
2012-01-07 ACAAI allergist available to discuss importance of immediate access to epinephrine 0 None
2012-01-07 Poor nutrition in the womb can increase risk of type 2 diabetes in later life 0 None
2012-01-07 Fifi Delish, 50,000feet introduce ViviLeDish for young children 0 None
2012-01-07 FDA approval of raltegravir offers new weapon to treat HIV infection in children 0 None
2012-01-06 Article summarizes methods for radiation dose optimization in pediatric CT scans 0 None
2012-01-06 Successful integration of care of technology-dependent child into family life helps families function better 0 None
2012-01-06 IRIN examines risk of waterborne diseases in Zimbabwe 0 None
2012-01-06 Bringing health solutions to women, children 0 None
2012-01-06 Aid agencies express concern over child malnutrition in Nepal, AFP reports 0 None
2012-01-06 Study: Younger the age at migration, higher the risk of psychotic disorders 0 None
2012-01-06 Two non-profit organizations to address critical shortage of funding for pediatric cancer research 0 None
2012-01-06 Colorful food fare is more appealing to children than adults 0 None
2012-01-06 FSU, First Signs and Autism Speaks introduce new treatment section of Video Glossary 0 None
2012-01-06 Combination of cancer drugs shows promise against Pompe disease 0 None
2012-01-05 UPV/EHU lecturer looks at how the act of dying is handled in children's picture books 0 None
2012-01-05 Childcare centers aren't spending enough time playing outdoors: Report 0 None
2012-01-05 2012 ‘Best Diets’ rankings 0 4
2012-01-05 Child malnutrition rates 'alarming' in Somali refugee camps, AFP reports 0 None
2012-01-05 UNICEF to ramp up global vaccination program 0 None
2012-01-05 Study refutes perinatal programming theory about adipose tissue growth 0 None
2012-01-05 Survey to help assess pediatric emergency readiness of hospital EDs 0 None
2012-01-05 Re-introduction of rotavirus vaccine does not increase intussusception rates in the U.S. 0 None
2012-01-05 BBC examines eastern DRC's battle with malaria 0 None
2012-01-05 BMI method can determine expected body weight for adolescents with eating disorders 0 None
2012-01-05 Ethiopia's PMTCT plan needs men to participate in order to reach goal, experts say 0 None
2012-01-04 Medtronic introduces mySentry Remote Glucose Monitor in the U.S. 0 None
2012-01-04 Exercise leads to better school performance: Review 0 None
2012-01-04 Extra calories from proteins may lead to weight gain but more muscle than fat: Study 0 None
2012-01-04 Chronic missed naps could put toddlers at risk for mood-related problems 0 None
2012-01-04 Children with biliary atresia better tolerate maternal liver grafts 0 None
2012-01-04 Effective treatment for CI can reduce school-related behavioral problems in children 0 None
2012-01-04 Adolescent children of lesbian mothers report good quality of life 0 None
2012-01-04 IRIN, GlobalPost examine malnutrition in Yemen 0 None
2012-01-04 Researchers identify candidate genes for histiocytoid cardiomyopathy 0 None
2012-01-04 In-your-face advertisements target childhood obesity 0 None
2012-01-03 Gestational diabetes along with poverty raises risk of ADHD in the child: Study 0 None
2012-01-03 Positive link between physical activity and academic performance of children 0 2
2012-01-03 Children exposed to maternal GDM and low SES more likely to develop ADHD 0 None
2012-01-02 Low SES, maternal gestational diabetes may increase risk of ADHD in six year olds 0 None


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