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Overweight preschoolers who keep their extra weight as they grow have a greater asthma risk at the age of seven, but the baby fat doesn't seem to matter for children who later slim down, according to a study.
2011/12/22
Chile girl dies after split from conjoined twin
A 10-month-old girl who was surgically separated from her conjoined twin died Sunday after suffering general organ failure, said the director of a Chilean children's hospital.
2011/12/20
US' 2nd smallest baby to be home for New Year's
At birth, Melinda Star Guido was so tiny she could fit into the palm of her doctor's hand. Weighing just 9 1/2 ounces, she is among the smallest babies ever born in the world. Most infants her size don't survive, but doctors are preparing to send her home by New Year's.
2011/12/16
Abnormal brain growth starting at four months of age occurs in a type of autism in which toddlers lose language and social skills they once had, according to a U.S. study published Monday.
2011/11/30
Babies who are born early and small are five times as likely as normal infants to develop autism, according to a two-decade-long U.S. study released Monday.
2011/10/18
Amid global mourning Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, California Governor Jerry Brown has declared this Sunday as “Steve Jobs Day” in the West Coast U.S. state.
2011/10/17
The American Academy of Pediatrics this weekend expanded its guidelines for diagnosing and treating kids with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), recommending that doctors evaluate all patients aged 4 to 18 who show signs of the condition.
2011/10/17
There is some evidence that taking fish oil pills during pregnancy can help children's brain development, but a Spanish study suggests that the supplements make no difference in measures of intellect when the children are six years old.
2011/10/1
UK surgeons separate Sudanese twin girls joined at head
Sudanese twins born with the tops of their heads joined together have been separated in a rare and risky series of operations at a London children's hospital, officials said Sunday.
2011/9/20
Be it a reaction to boredom or to stress, nail biting is a disagreeable habit that is especially prevalent among children.
2011/7/3
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