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(HealthDay) -- Many parents of children with an autism spectrum disorder don't feel they can turn to their pediatricians for advice on treatments, a new study finds.
Autism spectrum disorders May 16, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP) -- The real issue with breast-feeding is this: Too few infants who could really benefit from it are getting mom's milk.
Pediatrics May 11, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1
(HealthDay) -- About half of medications used in children have little or no label information about drug effectiveness, safety or dosing in children, new research finds.
Pediatrics May 11, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(AP) -- A Romanian baby born with virtually no intestines who confounded doctors by tenaciously clinging to life and captured international attention and offers of medical help, died on Thursday. He was nine ...
Other May 10, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- When comparing photos of overweight physicians with ideal size counterparts, children rate obese physicians as less likeable with less expertise, but youngsters found extra girth had no impact on trustworthiness, ...
Health May 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 1
(Medical Xpress) -- With summer just around the corner, pediatricians at Johns Hopkins Childrens Center are sounding the alarm on a disturbing trend: A growing number of teenagers and young adults diagnosed with skin ...
Cancer May 07, 2012 | 1 / 5 (1) | 1
When children behave badly, it's easy to blame their parents. Sometimes, however, such behavior may be due to a mental disorder.
Pediatrics Apr 29, 2012 | 1 / 5 (1) | 2
A Mexican woman is due to give birth to six girls and three boys in May, the local media is reporting.
Obstetrics & gynaecology Apr 27, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
In the limited time of an office visit, how can a primary care physician make the case to parents that their child should be vaccinated? During National Infant Immunization Week, a Mayo Clinic vaccine expert and a pediatrician ...
Immunology Apr 23, 2012 | 3 / 5 (2) | 1
(HealthDay) -- Little girls from troubled homes are more likely to be obese at age 5 than girls from happier ones, new research shows.
Health Apr 16, 2012 | 2 / 5 (1) | 0
(AP) -- Baby Andrei has confounded doctors just by being alive: The tiny boy with twig-thin limbs was given just days to live when he was born with almost no intestines - eight months ago.
Other Apr 05, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Children with moderate or severe asthma attacks who are treated with systemic corticosteroids during the first 75 minutes of triage in the Emergency Department (ED) were 16% less likely to be admitted to hospital. This highlights ...
Inflammatory disorders Apr 04, 2012 | not rated yet | 0 |
Diagnosis of ADHD on the rise: 10 million American children diagnosed with ADHD during doctors' visits
The number of American children leaving doctors' offices with an attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) diagnosis has risen 66 percent in 10 years, according to a new Northwestern Medicine study. Over this same timeframe, ...
Psychology & Psychiatry Mar 19, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1 |
(HealthDay) -- Babies born just a few weeks early appear to face a greater risk of developing asthma when compared with children born at full term, new research reveals.
Inflammatory disorders Mar 05, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
Scientists have taken a remarkably detailed look at the initial steps that occur in the body when type 1 diabetes mellitus first develops in a child or young adult.
Diabetes Feb 16, 2012 | 4.5 / 5 (2) | 0 |