Tag: "parents" at medical news
Wrong Vaccination given during surgery in Derbyshire
...heria, tetanus, whooping cough and polio. // The parents
Natacha and Roger Cockerill of the child was very much angry and upset over the mix up of jab and said, You put your trust in these people and then it's just thrown back in your face. It's made me angry and upset. They were not satisfied with the exp...
Government Takes Tough Stand Against Falling Sex Ratio
...practice of female foeticide including doctors and parents
alike. The surveillance cells will have senior retired police, legal and medical consultants so that all the areas of the situation are adequately covered. Sting operation to nab the culprits will not harass pregnant women, he stressed. The falling...
Movie Smoking Is The Prime Triggering Factor For Adolescents
...movie smoking. "As a paediatrician, I think that parents
need to become more aware of what their young children watch and make an effort to shield young children from the messages in PG-13 and R rated movies," said Sargent. The team hoped that, in light of their research, the movie industry would be pers...
Dead Palestinian Boy Saves Lives Of Six Others
...died of his wound only after 48 hours, leaving the parents
in unbearable agony. Soon after they heard the news of Ahmed's death, the parents
made a surprising decision: to donate his organs to sick people, "no matter Israelis or Arabs". A f...
Iron Supplementation Aid In Relief From Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
...leep onset and excessive motility in sleep). The parents
reported that some of these symptoms, such as hype...iveness, were present from the age of 2 years. The parents
agreed that the behavior of the child caused a significant functional impairment. According to the...
Embryonic Genetic Testing Is Boosting IVF Pregnancies
...h conducts pre-natal testing, said it was unlikely parents
would be allowed to use PGD to choose their child's physical characteristics. She could not see infertility regulators allowing such social engineering. In theory, anything for which you could do a gene test could be screened using PGD. But Prof Bank...
Teenage Girls May Not Need Parents Consent For Abortion
...nage under-16s girl to have abortion without their parents
consent or knowledge. The case which has been brou...he family planning association told the court that parents
are mostly out dated and their views about contraception use and abortion does not match the views o...
Smoking and mouth cancer
...with the graphic images and go home and tell their parents
about it. “By educating the kids we are also educating their parents
about smoking and mouth cancer,” Hutchinson points out. It is estimated that about 4,300 new cases ...
Iron deficiency found in children with prolonged bottle feeding
...ing and development. Pediatricians need to counsel parents
about feeding issues during the first year of life and encourage them to wean children from bottle-feeding by 15 months," Dr. Brotanek said. Source: Paediatrics & Adolescent Medicine...
Mixed Opinion Regarding Common Medical And Engineering Entrance Test
...ing in mind the psychological trauma faced by both parents
and students alike....
Organ Scandals Compensation And The Aftermath
...ugh initially the High Court was in favour of the parents
in some cases whole hearts or brains, were kept after post-mortem examinations without permission, came in March 2004. Since the case was brought, Parliament has passed the Human Tissue Act, which is designed to prevent a repetition of the scandal. A...
Autistic traits evident in relatives
...rs. Dr Peterson compared the brain scans of 40 parents
with autistic children with those of 40 matched parents
whose children were normal. It was found that the parents
of autistic children shared several di...
Scottish Children Have Worst Dental Health In Europe
...e NHS has taken serious note of this and has asked parents
to start their kids off on healthy dental habits at an early age to prevent dental decay. It is generally accepted that decayed baby teeth mean that the individual is cursed with a lifetime of dental problems and associated treatment. New guidelines ...
Is it ok to let kids watch too much of television?
... has proved that kids tend to be less attentive to parents
instructions while watching television. Moreover, kids spending more hours in front of the TV often fight with each other moreKids under age 3 who watch television also demonstrate a poor academic performance with lower scores in maths and reading se...
New Straw To Help Children Take Medicine
...inking straw called the 'Clarosip' which will help parents
administer bitter medicine// to their children. Th... bitterness of the antibiotic might be felt. So, parents
must ensure that the child sips the liquid in one sitting so that all the granules are swallowed. ...
Young Children Might Be Harboring Mental Health Problems
... adults. In the survey, psychiatrists asked the parents
of 307 pre-school children to fill in questionnaires. The questions were cautiously designed to spot telltale behavioral traits commonly associated with different kinds of mental illness and disability. The researchers found that about 17 % met st...
Parents Of ADHD Children Suffering Sleep Problems
... recent survey has revealed that about 6 out of 10 parents
of hyperactive children with Attention Deficit Hyp...nformation and Support Service (ADDISS) is to help parents
tackle sleep problems. The survey included 100 parents
of children with ADHD, aged 5-16, and discov...
Vegan(ism) not so 'in' and healthy for children
...lthy for children. She has spoken strongly against parents
who insist their children turn into vegans. According to Prof. Lindsay Allen of the US Agricultural Research Service, 'There have been sufficient studies clearly showing that when women avoid all animal foods, their babies are born small, they grow...
Dealing With Stress Results In Better Academic Performance
...ention program was inclusive of workshops for both parents
and teachers, and study clubs and summer camps for students. Particular skills are imparted to students, which help them to cope with their problems more effectively, which also contributes towards better academic performance....
H-ras gene mutation linked to Costello Syndrome
.../though it was not observed in the genotype of the parents
of the affected patients. The researchers have published the results of their study in Wiley Interscience. The researchers identified mutations in codon 12 or 13 in the H-ras gene in 85% patients. The authors feel that the identification of these mut...
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