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Experts Need to Include Children in Research
...rt,Scientists will only make real breakthroughs in childrens
medicine if they include children in research prog... as adults; and diseases can behave differently in childrens
bodies. To create the best therapies for children we need to include them in our research, said Pr...
President Bush Not for Expansion of Child Health Insurance
...e has proposed about $5 billion in new funding for childrens
health insurance over five years, for a total of $30 billion an amount the Congressional Budget Office says is too little even to keep covering the number of children enrolled now. The program is going beyond the initial intent of helping poor chi...
Shoulder Protection by Throwing Motion in Baseball Players
...l players need not be overly concerned about their childrens
shoulders. Throwing is fine as long as it is in moderation and the parents and child use common sense. A 10-year-old pitcher shouldnt be throwing through pain to win a Little League game, concludes Dr. Mair. Dr. Mair notes that children need a brea...
C -reactive Protein is the Marker for Cardiovascular Disease
...re invited to complete a questionnaire about their childrens
sleeping habits. Responses indicating almost no likelihood of OSA and those indicating a high likelihood of OSA were randomly selected, and the children were invited to a sleep research center. Obese children were excluded from the study, because t...
Nutritious Diet Help Improve Childrens Academic Performance
... result of eating unhealthy food, not only impacts childrens
physical health but also psychosocial health. A study of self reported quality of life in children and adolescents showed that obesity leads to considerably lower emotional, social and school functioning. Prevention and treatment of obesity is an imp...
Kids Ability to Describe Past Event Develops With Time
.... By helping forensic interviewers to recognize childrens
capabilities and limitations, our findings may also encourage interviewers to seek essential temporal information using age-appropriate techniques, Orbach said. The findings of the study were published in the July/August issue of the journal Child...
Mental Health of Children on the Decline
...an alarming rate. Studies carried out by NCH, the childrens
charity, found that one in ten children now has a mental health disorder to a clinically significant level. The research says that More than a million children have mental health problems, a doubling of the number in a generation. Emotional problems...
Indian Yoga Expert Teaches Fitness Mantras to Lahoris
... could play a key role in the development of their childrens
personalities. He said they should never say no to their children because denying them anything would spoil their confidence. Parents should control their anger in front of children and this is where yoga would come in handy. However, keeping t...
ACMA Review Should Lead To Ban On Junk Food Advertising To Kids - AMA
...e, Dr John Gullotta, said today that the review of childrens
television standards by the Australian Communicati...) should lead to a ban on junk food advertising in childrens
TV viewing times. Dr Gullotta said the AMA will be making a submission to the ACMA review and he ur...
Fine Particulate Matter from Traffic may Reduce Unborn Babies Birth Weight
...particulate matter from traffic may decrease their childrens
birth weight. The National Research Centre for Environment and Health in Neuherberg near Munich conducted the study, together with colleagues from the French Institute for Health and Medical Research INSERM scientists at the GSF. In this study, ...
Inadequate Childcare Hits Wales
...07-08 we are investing 6m locally in childcare and childrens
information services through Cymorth. Genesis Wales is providing 12.5m in European Structural Funds over three years to March 2008 and our Flying Start initiative, which provides part-time childcare in its target areas, makes 46m available over two y...
Cats at Home Poses Allergy Risk in Young Children
... content of IgE antibodies to cat allergens in the childrens
blood. The blood tests were carried out at the age...posure at home are blurred by exposure outside the childrens
homes. In all the scientists found allergic sensitisation to cat allergens in 1.3 per cent of the...
Abnormal Face Processing in Toddlers With Autism
...ine the spatial and temporal characteristic of the childrens
visual scanning patterns. While typical and developmentally delayed toddlers move quickly between various inner elements of the face, scanning rapidly between the left and right eye, toddlers with ASD tend to look longer at specific facial features t...
About 50 Percent of Net Surfing Kids are Abuse Victims
...hat since online networking is an integral part of childrens
lives, there should be efforts to make online safe... Online social networking is part of millions of childrens
lives. We must recognise and respond to this reality by helping them be safer online as well as help...
Number of Children Hospitalized With Type 2 Diabetes on the Rise: Research
...cal problems that threaten not just to shorten our childrens
lives, but to increase medical spending and medical care use of children and young adults. It also diminishes the quality of life and capacity to make contributions to the social capital that propels a nation such as ours for vast numbers of our nati...
UC Regents Approve Fundraised Campaign for UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay
...re-foot hospital complex will include: A 183-bed childrens
hospital and pediatric primary and specialty ambulatory care facilities A 36-bed womens hospital and limited womens ambulatory services A 70-bed cancer hospital A central utility plant, underground tunnel, bridge, helipad and parking The UCSF...
Junk Food Ad Ban What Parents Want
...nts support a ban on junk food advertising during childrens
television viewing times. This finding supports ...the Federal Government to ban junk food ads during childrens
television viewing times. The survey was commissioned by the Coalition on Food Advertising to Chil...
Toxic Substance in House Dust may Reduce Eczema Risks in Early Life
... found that the lower amount of endotoxin in young childrens
homes is associated with more wheezing or eczema by age 3,whereas higher amount of endotoxin in their homes,is linked to lower risk of the diseases by age 3. Were trying to find why children exposed to endoxotin have lower levels of disease early i...
Use of Inhaled Steroids on Daily Basis may Not Control Childhood Asthma
...ndings remained same even when the severity of the childrens
asthma was taken into account. "There may be several reasons for our findings; It is possible that some children are genetically less responsive to steroids. In addition to issues of medication adherence and inability to completely control for dif...
Obesity Risk Greater For Children Of Overweight Or Single Parents
... it is possible that parenting practices regarding childrens
food and exercise behaviour may play a role in managing childrens
weight problems. Children from single-parent families, particularly when there is a family history...