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Children's Health News
May 22, 2019

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Scientists Succeed in Testing Potential Brain-Based Method to Diagnose Autism

Scientists have taken the first step in developing an objective, brain-based test to diagnose ... read more
Changes in gene activity in specific brain cells are associated with the severity of autism in children and young adults with the disorder, according to a ... read more

Early Weight-Loss Surgery May Improve Type 2 Diabetes, Blood Pressure Outcomes

Despite similar weight loss, teens who had gastric bypass surgery were significantly more likely to have remission of both type 2 diabetes and high ... read more

Distracted Driving More Frequent Among Millennial Than Older Parents

Investigators sought to understand and compare the texting and driving patterns of millennial parents versus older ... read more
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Children With Cancer Wait an Average of 6.5 Years Longer Than Adults to Access New Drugs

An analysis of 117 cancer drugs approved by the US FDA over a 20-year period finds the drugs took a median of 6.5 years to go from the first clinical trial in adults to the first trial in ... read more

Nearly 1 in 5 Parents Say Their Child Never Wears a Helmet While Riding a Bike

Despite evidence that helmets are critical to preventing head injuries, not all children wear them while biking, skateboarding and riding scooters, a new national poll ... read more

Mining 25 Years of Data Uncovers a New Predictor of Age of Onset for Huntington Disease

Investigators have examined more than 25 years of data to reveal new insights into predicting the age of onset for Huntington ... read more

Children Who Use Asthma Tracking App Have Better Disease Control and Fewer Hospital Visits

An app that allows parents and doctors to monitor a child's asthma has a big impact on managing the disease. When families monitored symptoms with eAsthma Tracker and adjusted care accordingly, ... read more

Progress Against Child Mortality Lags in Many Indian States

India in 2015 had more deaths among children under five than any other country and had large disparities in the under-five mortality rate between richer and poorer states, according to a new ... read more

Protect Protruding Teeth from Damage and Long-Term Consequences

Children with their first or early adult set of teeth that stick out have an increased chance of damaging them, but the risk can be easily reduced without being prohibitively ... read more

Long-Term Consequences of Zika Virus Infection

Mice exposed to the Zika virus during later stages of gestation present behaviors reminiscent of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, according to a study of genetically diverse animals. The ... read more

People Fail to Recognize Male Postnatal Depression

A new study shows that people are almost twice as likely to correctly identify signs of postnatal depression in women than in ... read more

Receiving Weekend Food Improves School Attendance Among Children Living With Hunger

Children living in food-insecure households are more likely to attend school on Fridays if they're participating in a food-distribution program that provides them with backpacks of meals for the ... read more

New Model of Measles-Elimination Progress May Help Target Vaccination Efforts

A country's progress towards measles elimination can be mapped on a 'canonical path' that in turn can guide vaccination strategies, according to a new ... read more

New Treatment Could Become First Targeted Therapy Designed for 'Untreatable' Childhood Brain Cancer

A new type of drug that targets a genetic weakness in an untreatable childhood brain cancer could become the first ever treatment designed to target the disease. The prototype treatment could also ... read more

The Enduring Effects of Mother-Child Interactions as Children Become Adults

Interactions between a mother and her child have been linked to cognitive outcomes in childhood, but little work has looked at farther-reaching effects. In a new study that examined data from the ... read more

The Art of the Circus

From tightrope to trapeze, circus arts have long fascinated and inspired people of all ages. Now, research is revealing the true value of circus skills and their unique ability to deliver significant ... read more

A Step Toward Better Understanding Brain Anatomy of Autism Spectrum Disorder

A new study set out to settle some of the discrepancies related to brain anatomy and autism spectrum disorder (ASD), employing a large dataset to obtain their ... read more

'Good Enough' Parenting Is Good Enough, Study Finds

Caregivers need only 'get it right' 50 percent of the time when responding to babies' need for attachment to have a positive impact on a baby, new research ... read more

'Lentils Will Help You Run Faster:' Communicating Food Benefits Gets Kids to Eat Healthier

Affirming statements like 'eat your lentils if you want to grow bigger and run faster' are more effective at getting kids to make healthy food choices than presenting the food repeatedly ... read more

Alternative Treatment for Epileptic Seizures in Children Identified

A new study has identified a 'user friendly' treatment for the most common life-threatening neurological emergency in ... read more

Maternal Nut Consumption During Pregnancy Linked to Improvements in Neurodevelopment in Children

For the first time links have been observed between a nut-rich maternal diet during the first trimester of pregnancy and better outcomes after birth in cognitive function, attention capacity and ... read more

AI Can Detect Depression in a Child's Speech

A machine learning algorithm can detect signs of anxiety and depression in the speech patterns of young children, potentially providing a fast and easy way of diagnosing conditions that are difficult ... read more

New Immunodeficiency Disease Discovered

A new immunodeficiency disease caused by a novel genetic mutation has been identified by researchers, providing unique insights into cell ... read more

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