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New research suggests how parents protect children from the long-term effects of stress

When young children experience violence or poverty, the effect can last well into adulthood. But new research from the Emory School of Medicine suggests that a s

High-dose antipsychotics place children at increased risk of unexpected death

Children and young adults without psychosis who are prescribed high-dose antipsychotic medications are at increased risk of unexpected death, despite the availab

Siblings of children with autism or ADHD are at elevated risk for both disorders

Later-born siblings of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are at elevated risk for both disorder

First Nations children and youth experiencing more pain than non-First Nations children

First Nations children and youth are experiencing more pain than non-First Nations children, but do not access specialist or mental health services at the same rate as their non-Fi

Children drowning in ‘digital diet of pizza and sweets’

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Global review reports on administration of children’s antibiotics

Researchers analyzing the sales of oral antibiotics for children in 70 high- and middle-income countries found that consumption varies widely from country to cou

New review highlights importance of good sleep routines for children

Sleep hygiene, which includes practices like providing a cool and quiet sleeping environment or reading before bed time to help kids unwind,

CONFIRMED: High levels of vitamin D lower plasma cholesterol levels in children

In a perfect world, there would be no need to talk about little kids with high cholesterol levels. Unfortunately, the world isn’t perfect, and more and more children – at an inc

TSA To Use Floppy Eared Dogs Because Pointy Eared Dogs 'Scare Children'

Police German Shepard dog sniffing luggage (photo courtesy iStock / Getty Images Plus / humonia) In? More floppy-eared dogs. Out? Less pointy-eared canines. The Transportati

Matilda musical REVIEW: Those REVOLTING children still rule the school – Pure JOY | Theatre | Entertainment |

Matilda musical review: Who wants to grow up anyway? (Image: PH) I took my eight-year old niece and seventy-ahem mother along for a Sunday matinee and both were bea

Teachers use violence against children in Uganda: We set out to find out more

In many parts of the world, teachers use violence against their students. This can become routine, and the school transforms from a nurturing into a harmful

First UK estimates of children who could have conditions caused by drinking in pregnancy

Up to 17 per cent of children could have symptoms consistent with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) according to new research published today in Preventive

Body temperature: Normal ranges in adults and children

Normal body temperatures vary depending on many factors, including a person’s age, sex, and activity levels. The normal body temperature for an adult is around 98.6°F (37°C),

Study: Children with IBS found to be deficient in vitamin D

As many as one in six children suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and its uncomfortable symptoms, including cramps, bloating, diarrhea and constipation. However, it appe

Study links autistic children back to mothers who had chronic respiratory ailments, inflammation during pregnancy

Clinical trials have shown an association between the autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and maternal immune activation (MIA), an active immune response after an infectious exposure

Canada: What will it take to end physical punishment of children?

Recently, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) released a policy statement recommending that parents not spank, hit or slap their children. The announcement

Children In Need 2018 – Jamie Cullum sings charity single Love Is In The Picture | Music | Entertainment |

Love Is In The Picture is the charity’s fundraiser track; out now via Universal and Island Records. All profits from the single will go to the charity, with a minimum of 40p

Paternity leave isn’t just a plus for children’s growth

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