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The rate of childhood type 2 diabetes is 13 times as high among South Asian children as it is among white children

The rate of childhood type 2 diabetes is 13 times as high among South Asian children as it is among white children

Statistics show 81 percent of 10 year-olds are afraid of being fat, while 72 percent of 7 year-olds are dieting

Statistics show 81 percent of 10 year-olds are afraid of being fat, while 72 percent of 7 year-olds are dieting

A new guideline evaluates the treatment of infantile spasms

A new guideline evaluates the treatment of infantile spasms

New York landlords urged to help prevent deaths and injuries from window falls

New York landlords urged to help prevent deaths and injuries from window falls

Drivers and passengers can cut their risk of dying in a crash by half simply by buckling up

Drivers and passengers can cut their risk of dying in a crash by half simply by buckling up

Mothers who are concerned about their own health may unwittingly be passing their anxieties on to their children

Mothers who are concerned about their own health may unwittingly be passing their anxieties on to their children

Statewide education organizations weigh-in on Medicaid lawsuit against ODJFS

Statewide education organizations weigh-in on Medicaid lawsuit against ODJFS

Some people more at risk of obesity due to genetic makeup

Some people more at risk of obesity due to genetic makeup

Data from Indiana youth health survey released

Data from Indiana youth health survey released

Cochlear implant early in life helps children with hearing loss to acquire language and communication skills

Cochlear implant early in life helps children with hearing loss to acquire language and communication skills

Suspension of the initial dose of hepatitis B vaccine appears to have contributed to fewer newborns being vaccinated in 2000

Suspension of the initial dose of hepatitis B vaccine appears to have contributed to fewer newborns being vaccinated in 2000

WHO to tackle heart disease, diabetes, cancers, road safety as well as diseases

WHO to tackle heart disease, diabetes, cancers, road safety as well as diseases

Research reveals that children with mild head injury may be at risk of long-term complications

Research reveals that children with mild head injury may be at risk of long-term complications

West Nile virus found in Champaign County

West Nile virus found in Champaign County

Nicotine remains one of the most addictive drugs ever used

Nicotine remains one of the most addictive drugs ever used

Health Canada to tackle human health impacts of air pollution

Health Canada to tackle human health impacts of air pollution

Improving the care delivered to children with special health care needs

Improving the care delivered to children with special health care needs

Zinc may help to accelerate recovery from pneumonia

Zinc may help to accelerate recovery from pneumonia

Rise in type 2 diabetes rates linked to fizzy drinks

Rise in type 2 diabetes rates linked to fizzy drinks

Public health groups strongly support bipartisan FDA tobacco legislation

Public health groups strongly support bipartisan FDA tobacco legislation