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Madeline Mann, the world's smallest surviving baby now 15

Madeline Mann, the world's smallest surviving baby now 15

Girls play truant more than boys

Girls play truant more than boys

Treatment of child depression most successful with Prozac and cognitive-behavior therapy combination

Treatment of child depression most successful with Prozac and cognitive-behavior therapy combination

Walking to school doesn't have a major affect on overall physical activity in children

Walking to school doesn't have a major affect on overall physical activity in children

Initiative to develop medicines designed specifically for use in children welcomed by BNF

Initiative to develop medicines designed specifically for use in children welcomed by BNF

Why more than 70 per cent of child poisoning cases involve medications

Why more than 70 per cent of child poisoning cases involve medications

Kids who grow up with poor single mothers are more likely to get into trouble

Kids who grow up with poor single mothers are more likely to get into trouble

Adolescent girls that have been physically coerced into sexual intercourse are more likely to have had a sexually transmitted disease

Adolescent girls that have been physically coerced into sexual intercourse are more likely to have had a sexually transmitted disease

Death rates for young children are related seasonal levels of particulate air pollution and cold temperatures

Death rates for young children are related seasonal levels of particulate air pollution and cold temperatures

Boys exposed to cocaine in the womb are more likely to have behavioral problems than girls

Boys exposed to cocaine in the womb are more likely to have behavioral problems than girls

Growing pains in young children are a much bigger problem than first thought

Growing pains in young children are a much bigger problem than first thought

Feeding strategies can have a profound effect on children's food preferences

Feeding strategies can have a profound effect on children's food preferences

Children’s playground injuries

Children’s playground injuries

Children who have severe allergic reactions when stung by bees should receive venom immunotherapy

Children who have severe allergic reactions when stung by bees should receive venom immunotherapy

Survey reveals surprising insights into parental attitudes toward teenage sexual behavior

Survey reveals surprising insights into parental attitudes toward teenage sexual behavior

Popular notion that all modern children are chauffeured around by their parents is a myth

Popular notion that all modern children are chauffeured around by their parents is a myth

Changes to the UK's childhood vaccination programme

Changes to the UK's childhood vaccination programme

The British government has announced plans for a new combined vaccination for babies and children

The British government has announced plans for a new combined vaccination for babies and children

Report shows promising findings on adolescent use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs

Report shows promising findings on adolescent use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs

Nearly half (48%) of all uninsured children have not had a well-child visit in the past year

Nearly half (48%) of all uninsured children have not had a well-child visit in the past year

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