flag

Last Updated:
Sun, 05 Jul 2015, 05:00 GMT
Space
 
Img

News Categories
ADHD
Aid/Disasters
Alcohol/Addiction/Illegal Drugs
Allergy
Alzheimer's
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma/Respiratory
Autism
Biology/Biochemistry
BioTerrorism
Bipolar
Bird Flu/SARS
Body Aches
Bones/Orthopaedics
Breast Cancer
Cancer/Oncology
Cardiovascular/Cardiology
Caregivers/Homecare
Cholesterol
CJD/vCJD/Mad Cow Disease
Cleft Palate
Complementary Medicine
Cosmetic Medicine/Plastic Surgery
Crohn's News
Cystic Fibrosis
Dentistry
Depression
Dermatology
Diabetes
Dyslexia
Ear, Nose and Throat
Endocrinology
Epilepsy
Erectile Dysfunction/Premature Ejaculation
Eye Health/Ophthalmology
Fertility
Fitness/Obesity
GastroIntestinal
Genetics
Gout
Headache/Migraine
Hearing/Deafness
HIV/AIDS
Huntingtons Disease
Hypertension
Immune System
Infectious Diseases/Bacteria/Viruses
Irritable-Bowel Syndrome
IT/Internet/E-mail
Liver Disease/Hepatitis
Lung Cancer
Lupus
Lymphoma/Leukemia
Medical Devices
Medical Students
Medicare/Medicaid
Men's health
Mental Health
MRI/PET
MRSA/SuperBug
Multiple Sclerosis
Muscular Dystrophy
Neuralgia
Neurology/Neuroscience
Nursing
Nutrition/Agriculture
Pain
Parkinson's Disease
Pediatrics
Pharma Industry
Pregnancy
Prostate
Psychology/Psychiatry
Public Health
Radiology/Nuclear Medicine
Rehabilitation
Schizophrenia
Seniors/Aging
Sexual Health/STDs
Sleep/Sleep Disorders
Smoking
Sports Medicine
Statins
Stem Cell Research
Stroke
Transplants/Organ Donations
Tropical Diseases
Urology/Nephrology
Veterinary
Water Quality
Women's Health/OBGYN


Health News - Pediatrics

Clinical trial: Melatonin offers hope for ADHD bedtime shut-eye
Sleep is vital to wellbeing, but children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often have trouble drifting off. (Medical News Today)

Cause of acute liver failure in young children discovered
Mutations in patients disrupt cellular transportAcute liver failure is a rare yet life-threatening disease for young children. (Medical News Today)

Could a 'sniff test' lead to early autism diagnosis?
Researchers find children with autism have different sniff responses to those without the disorder and suggest a 'sniff test' could be used to diagnose autism early. (Medical News Today)

Rapid response to kids' stroke symptoms may speed diagnosis
An emergency room rapid response plan for children can help diagnose stroke symptoms quickly, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. (Medical News Today)

Benefits of extracurricular sports extend into the classroom
Researchers have found that children participating in extracurricular sporting activities are more likely to follow rules and remained focused in the classroom. (Medical News Today)

ASHG issues position statement on genetic testing in children and adolescents
Statement addresses scientific advances, ethical questions, and implementationThe American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Workgroup on Pediatric Genetic and Genomic Testing has issued a... (Medical News Today)

Study of gene mutations in aplastic anemia may help optimize treament
Scientists have identified a group of genetic mutations in patients with aplastic anemia, which likely will help doctors optimize treatment for this rare and deadly blood condition. (Medical News Today)

New drug for neuroblastoma shows promise in phase I study
Researchers at Spectrum Health Helen DeVos Children's Hospital have completed the first clinical trial of a new treatment for children suffering from neuroblastoma. (Medical News Today)

Rise in numbers of teenagers given antipsychotics
Teenagers between 13 and 18 are being treated more with antipsychotics, and mostly for conditions that do not involve psychosis, study suggests. (Medical News Today)

Simple classroom measures may reduce the impact of ADHD
But more robust research is needed to identify best approachChildren with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) may be successfully supported in classrooms through strategies that do... (Medical News Today)

Child development may be affected by early antibiotic use, study finds
Researchers found mice exposed to antibiotics commonly used in early childhood experienced changes to gut bacteria, as well as increased weight gain and larger bone development. (Medical News Today)

Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation offers hot tips to keep kids safe and cool this summer
As summer unfolds, more children are playing outdoors, and taking to the streets on bicycles, scooter, skates and skateboards. (Medical News Today)

Adolescent women 'more likely to have unsafe sex' if obese
Obese adolescent women were found less likely to use contraception than their peers with healthy weights, with those that did use contraception less likely to use it consistently. (Medical News Today)

e-Safety Commissioner to improve online safety for children in Australia
AMA President, Professor Brian Owler, said the establishment today of the Office of the Children's e-Safety Commissioner is an important step to increase the online safety of Australian children. (Medical News Today)

Study finds males may contribute to offspring's mental development before pregnancy
A new study from Indiana University provides evidence in mice that males may play a positive role in the development of offspring's brains starting before pregnancy. (Medical News Today)

Targeting mistreatment of women during childbirth
In a new systematic review appearing this week in PLOS Medicine, Meghan Bohren and colleagues of the WHO Department of Reproductive Health and Research, including HRP, and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg... (Medical News Today)

Who takes care of whom? Surprising new evidence
New study from Population and Development Review finds rising need, reassurancesThere has been much recent discussion in the press of the plight of the so-called "sandwich generation," that is... (Medical News Today)

Vision screening in preschool-aged children: Benefit and harm still unclear
No new screening studies identifiedIt remains unclear whether a special ophthalmological examination of all children younger than 6 years (and potential follow-up treatments) would reduce the... (Medical News Today)

'Tele-rounding': Robots in the neonatal intensive care unit
Many hospitals lack the resources and patient volume to employ a round-the-clock, neonatal intensive care specialist to treat their youngest and sickest patients. (Medical News Today)

Interest in child-specific nurse practitioner programs dwindling
Study suggests that shrinking capacity in programs is a result of this lack of interestWhile the number of graduates from family or adult nurse practitioner programs continues to rise, student... (Medical News Today)

Infant mortality rates could be lowered through improved medicine packaging designs
The usage of key medicines in developing countries could be significantly increased through improved packaging appearance, a new study by the Clinton Health Access Initiative, Inc. (Medical News Today)

Study: Children from high conflict homes process emotion differently
Children of parents who are frequently in conflict process emotion differently and may face more social challenges later in life compared with children from low conflict homes, according to the... (Medical News Today)

UK lagging behind other nations in managing the most common mother to child viral infection in pregnancy, according to new report
A new report authored by leading experts in pregnancy and infection is calling for urgent action to reduce the number of infections occurring in pregnancy caused by CMV - the so-called 'Stealth... (Medical News Today)

Rare gene variant associated with middle ear infections
Many parents have heard the night-time cry of "my ear hurts." For some children, this might happen frequently beginning in infancy and even persist into adulthood. (Medical News Today)

Genes leave some kids prone to weakness in wrist bones
CHOP genetic study of bone strength in children also finds gender differencesPediatric researchers have discovered gene locations affecting bone strength in wrist bones, the most common site for... (Medical News Today)

Alternative Health Directory

• Acupressure
• Acupuncture
• Addiction Treatment
• Alexander Technique
• Allergy Therapy
• Animal Therapy
• Anti-Depressants
• Aromatherapy
• Ayurveda
• Beauty and Skincare
• Bio-Resonance
• Birth Control
• Bowen Technique
• Business
• Buteyko
• Cancer Treatments
• Chair Massage
• Chakra Balancing
• Children's Health
• Chinese Medicine
• Chiropractic
• Clutter and Space Clearing
• Colon Hydrotherapy
• Colour Therapy
• Confidence Building
• Cosmetic Surgery
• Counselling and Psychotherapy
• Craniosacral Therapy
• Crystal Therapy
• Cystic Fibrosis
• Dance Therapy
• Daoyin Tao
• Dental Care
• Detox
• Dianetics
• Ear Candling (Thermo-Auricular)
• Electronic Gem Therapy
• Emotional Freedom Technique
• Energy Therapy
• Eye Care
• Facial Rejuvenation
• Feldenkrais
• Feng Shui
• Fitness, Leisure and Sports
• Flower Remedies
• General Health & Wellbeing
• General Psychotherapist
• Hair Care and Trichology
• Healthy Aging
• Herbal Medicine
• Homeopathy
• Hot & Cold Stone Therapy
• Hot Stone Therapy
• Hydrotherapy
• Hypnotherapy
• Indian Head Massage
• Iridology
• Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
• Juicing
• Kidney Stones
• Kinesiology
• Life Alignment
• Life Coaching
• Light Therapy (SAD)
• Lymphoma
• Magnet Therapy
• Massage Therapy
• Medication
• Meditation
• Men's Health
• Mental Health
• Naturopathy
• Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
• Nutritional Therapy
• Organic and Vegetarian
• Osteopathy
• Pain Relief
• Parenting
• Physiotherapy
• Pilates
• Podiatry and Chiropody
• Psychology
• Qi Gong (Chi Kung)
• Quantum Touch Healing
• Rapid Eye Technology
• Reflexology
• Reiki
• Rolfing
• Scenar Therapy
• Shamanic Healing
• Shiatsu
• Sound Healing
• Spas
• Spiral Release Bodywork
• Sports Massage
• Stop Smoking
• Stress Management
• Swedish Massage
• Tai Chi
• Thai Foot Massage
• Thai Yoga Massage
• The Journey Therapy
• Thought Field Therapy
• Time Line Therapy
• Tui Na
• Veterinary
• Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements
• Water Therapy
• Weight Loss
• Women's Health
• Yoga

 
left border
Space
right border
space
Home | Alternative Medicine | Directory | Health Article | Health Video | Daily Health News | Training Courses | Associations | Ecards | Members Link to Us | Health Related Web Links | Site Map | about us | Contact Us | Complementary Alternative Medicine, Natural Remedies, Alternative Health Articles


Use of service subject to terms and conditions Copyright Worldwidehealth.com © 1998-2015