Please Don't Stop Inviting My Son With Cerebral Palsy To Your Birthday Party
My son is five-a preschooler well on his way to kindergarten and the thousands of elementary school birthday parties in his not-so-distant future. The invitations have already...
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People Should Be Allowed To Grieve Without Fear Of Job Loss
The phone call came as I wiggled out of my coat and placed my coffee on my desk. I had just dashed in the door of the Health Room to start my shift as an assistant school nurse...
5 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Broader Networks, Not Borders May Aid Rheumatology Workforce Deficit
In this issue, we are fortunate to bring readers a Guest Editorial from Cathy Patty-Resk, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC, from the Division of Pediatric Rheumatology at Children's Hospital...
2 days ago - Healio
Cholera, diphtheria on the rise as war rages in Yemen
The number of suspected and confirmed cholera cases in war-torn Yemen is nearing 1 million, while suspected cases of diphtheria there have surpassed 2,000, according to...
10 days ago - Healio
Briefly: Outbreak sources - Food safety and AIDS - Toy story
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12 days ago - Food Safety
Reasons for Energy Drink Use and Reported Adverse Effects Among Adolescent Emergency Department Patients
Objectives There is concern of energy drink use by adolescents. The objective of this study was to evaluate the energy drink consumption use, frequency, age of first use...
14 days ago - Pediatric Emergency Care - 3 articles
Computer-Aided Recognition of Facial Attributes for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
OBJECTIVES: To compare the detection of facial attributes by computer-based facial recognition software of 2-D images against standard, manual examination in fetal alcohol...
15 days ago - AAP Publications
Six Caribbean nations end mother-to-child HIV and syphilis transmission
Six more Caribbean territories and states have eliminated mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis, WHO announced on World AIDS Day. The agency said it certified...
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Five Tips To Help Prevent Mother to Child AIDS Transmission
HIV is transmitted via contact with body fluids like saliva, semen, mucus from the rectum from anal sex as well as breast milk.
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Long-term outcomes of Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia cochlear implant program among paediatric implantees
Cochlear implant greatly enhances auditory performance as compared to hearing aids and has dramatically affected the educational and communication outcomes for profoundly deaf...
23 days ago - International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology
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Elevated Blood Glucose Levels may Pose Heart Defect Risk to Infants
Elevated blood glucose levels during early pregnancy may increase the risk of congenital heart disease in infants even if the mother is nondiabetic.
Your memory is best when thinking about your children
Binghampton University in New York has found that human memory is better when we are thinking about raising our children, new research suggests
Zika babies in Brazil struggle to sit, see, hear or talk
The CDC has tracked the progress of 19 babies with Zika-related microcephaly since birth and reports that as they approach their second birthdays, most face significant...
Children exposed to air pollution are at risk of asthma
Researchers at The Johns Hopkins University found a mix of dust, sand and non-exhaust tailpipe emissions increases youngsters under 11's risk of the lung condition by 1.3...
Family Meals Serve Up Better Behaved Kids
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