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High stress during pregnancy may increase likelihood of behavior problems in child

High stress during pregnancy may increase likelihood of behavior problems in child

Children who take steroid drugs for nephrotic syndrome do not suffer bone loss

Children who take steroid drugs for nephrotic syndrome do not suffer bone loss

Besides helping infants’ lungs mature, sighs may “reset” breathing regulation mechanism

Besides helping infants’ lungs mature, sighs may “reset” breathing regulation mechanism

Space theme tackles obesity and cholesterol levels in youngsters

Space theme tackles obesity and cholesterol levels in youngsters

Clinicians have been able to reduce mortality rates in HIV positive children from 15 to 3 percent

Clinicians have been able to reduce mortality rates in HIV positive children from 15 to 3 percent

New method for managing aggressive boys comes to UK

New method for managing aggressive boys comes to UK

Number of newborn screening tests more than doubles in Washington

Number of newborn screening tests more than doubles in Washington

Stable home can lower the risk for problems arising from prenatal exposure to alcohol

Stable home can lower the risk for problems arising from prenatal exposure to alcohol

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