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Even for infants born full-term, a little more time in the womb may matter.
2012/7/3
Pneumonia and diarrhea are among the top causes of childhood deaths around the world, particularly among the poor, said a report out Friday by the U.N. Children's Fund.
2012/6/9
Babies born prematurely have a much higher risk of developing severe mental disorders including psychosis, bipolar disorder and depression, according to a study to be published on Monday.
2012/6/3
Children exposed to their parents' cigarette smoke are at greater risk of suffering serious cardiovascular health problems later in life, a study showed Wednesday.
2012/5/24
Babies who are breast-fed gain less weight over their first year of life compared to babies fed either breast milk or formula from a bottle, according to a U.S. study.
2012/5/19
Study suggests babies only breast-fed may gain less weight during first year
Children face a growing risk from “button” batteries, according to a U.S. study showing a near doubling of emergency room visits in the past two decades as the objects can cause electrical or chemical burns if swallowed.
2012/5/16
Children whose mothers smoked during pregnancy may have a tougher time controlling their asthma than other kids do, a new study suggests.
2012/5/15
Children conceived with the aid of fertility treatments are more likely to be born with serious physical defects, according an Australian study published Saturday.
2012/5/6
A new magnetic back—straightening rod holds promise for treating children born with curved spines without the need for six—monthly surgery, researchers in Hong Kong said Thursday.
2012/4/19
Childhood deaths from injury have dropped almost 30 percent over the past decade, but suffocation deaths by infants and fatal poisonings among teens have risen, said a U.S. study out Monday.
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