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Health News - Pediatrics

Nearsightedness develops when kids with specific gene read a lot
Kids who carry a certain gene variant are likely to become nearsighted if they read for more than 1 hour a day, scientists suggest. (Medical News Today)

9 weeks pregnant: your pregnancy week by week
What is happening in week 9 of your pregnancy? Your baby is now the size of a peanut and their heartbeat may be heard for the very first time with the use of a handheld doppler. (Medical News Today)

Close friendships in adolescence predict health in adulthood
Teens are often warned to beware the undue influence of peer pressure, but new research suggests that following the pack in adolescence may have some unexpected benefits for physical health in early... (Medical News Today)

Lack of folic acid enrichment in Europe causes mortality among fetuses
A new international study shows that 5,000 foetuses in Europe annually are affected by spina bifida and other severe defects on the central nervous system. (Medical News Today)

Aggression in children linked to gene variant
Norwegian researchers have found a correlation between aggression and the particular gene variants present in children when they had experienced or not experienced serious life events. (Medical News Today)

Study links air pollution to children's low GPAs
A University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) study on children's health has found that fourth and fifth graders who are exposed to toxic air pollutants at home are more likely to have lower GPAs. (Medical News Today)

About 10 percent of mothers experienced depression 2 years after Hurricane Katrina, study shows
About 10 percent of mothers experienced chronic, persistent depressive symptoms two years after Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf Coast, killing more than 1,800 people, displacing hundreds of... (Medical News Today)

Goth teens could be more vulnerable to depression and self-harm
Young people who identify with the goth subculture might be at increased risk of depression and self-harm, according to new research published in The Lancet Psychiatry journal. (Medical News Today)

Interrupting sitting with walking breaks improves children's blood sugar
Short-term metabolic benefits could help prevent obesity, diabetesTaking 3-minute breaks to walk in the middle of a TV marathon or other sedentary activity can improve children's blood sugar... (Medical News Today)

Link between gene variant and aggression in children
Findings help to substantiate 'differential susceptibility,' where some individuals are more susceptible to environmental conditions partly due to genotypeSome children react more strongly to... (Medical News Today)

The fear of trying new foods may have negative dietary implications
A study conducted at the UPV/EHU-University of the Basque Country has concluded that neophobic children have a lower quality index in terms of the Mediterranean dietFood neophobia is the fear... (Medical News Today)

Survivors of childhood cancer have high-risk of recurrent stroke
Findings have clinical implications on how we treat and follow survivorsMost people assume strokes only happen to octogenarians, but recent evidence suggests that survivors of childhood cancer... (Medical News Today)

Mother's hormone levels predict child's ability to do maths
Children born to mothers with low levels of thyroid hormones during pregnancy are 60 % more likely to do badly in arithmetic tests when they reach school age as children born to mothers with normal... (Medical News Today)

Delay in administration of adrenaline associated with decreased survival for children with in-hospital cardiac arrest
Among children with in-hospital cardiac arrest with an initial nonshockable heart rhythm who received epinephrine (adrenaline), delay in administration of epinephrine was associated with a decreased... (Medical News Today)

Bright screens at night imperil sleep of young teens
A new study has an important implication for tweens and young teens as they head back to school: Taking a gadget to bed could really hurt their sleep. (Medical News Today)

Study suggests variations in opioid receptor genes are associated with severity of neonatal abstinence syndrome
A new study led by researchers at Boston Medical Center (BMC) indicates that variations in opioid receptor genes are associated with more severe neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) in newborn babies. (Medical News Today)

Researchers uncover pediatric brain tumor cells using precision medicine that could lead to improved treatment
International collaborators, including researchers from Children's National Health System, have unraveled profiles in the genetic makeup of tumor cells in children that could more readily identify... (Medical News Today)

Few gay teenage boys get tested for HIV
Teens fear being recognized and don't know where to get tested Only one in five gay and bisexual teen boys have been tested for HIV HIV infections are on the rise for young men who... (Medical News Today)

Developing a new tool to detect a frequently missed sex chromosome disorder in boys
Klinefelter syndrome is the most common disorder of the male sex chromosomes, yet is rarely diagnosed in children. (Medical News Today)

Many parents unaware of e-cigarette dangers to children
As the use of e-cigarettes has risen dramatically in the United States in recent years, so have calls to poison centers about them. (Medical News Today)

Study finds paramedic care delivered on-scene for 10-35 minutes leads to better outcomes
Less than 10 per cent of paediatric patients who suffer a cardiac arrest outside of the hospital survive. There are many factors which can influence survival rates; paramedic care is one of them. (Medical News Today)

Opioid receptor gene variations associated with neonatal abstinence syndrome severity
A new study led by researchers at Boston Medical Center (BMC) indicates that variations in opioid receptor genes are associated with more severe neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) in newborn babies. (Medical News Today)

'Lazy eye' may bully the brain into altering its wiring
Colorful and expressive, the eyes are central to the way people interact with each other, as well as take in their surroundings. (Medical News Today)

School lunch study: Visual proof kids are tossing mandated fruits and veggies in trash
In perverse effect, USDA mandate decreased consumption, study showsFood waste in school cafeteria's has increased 35 percent since the passage of a USDA mandate requiring students to take a... (Medical News Today)

Optimal breastfeeding practices may help save infants' lives
In a new review of all relevant medical research on breastfeeding practices, infants 0 to 5 months of age who were predominantly, partially, or not breastfed had 1.5-, 4.8-, and 14. (Medical News Today)

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