Long Term Follow up of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
Increased survival of patients with congenital diaphragmatic hernia has created a unique cohort of children, adolescent and adult survivors with complex medical and surgical...
1 day ago - Seminars in Pediatric Surgery - 8 articles
Bubble Tea Is as Unhealthy as Soda
Also known as boba tea, bubble tea is an Asian drink that consists of tea mixed with fruit, flavored syrups, or milk accompanied with tapioca pearls. Originally a beverage of...
2 days ago - Alameda Pediatric Dentistry
Timing of Lunch, Recess May Determine What Kids Eat
Study found children who ate first consumed more vegetables, while those who played first wasted less food Related MedlinePlus Pages: Child Nutrition , Exercise for Children...
2 days ago - MedlinePlus - 3 articles
Significant connections between diet and drinking during pregnancy
It has been shown that both heavy and occasional drinking among the general population are linked to eating less fruits and vegetables, and eating more processed and fried...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
Which dimensions of household food expenditure are associated with child growth?
The title of this blog sounds like a really boring question. But it's not. We have known for a long time that household food expenditures are associated with child growth...
6 days ago - Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition
Oats appear safe for patients with celiac disease
Adding oats to increase the nutritional value of a gluten-free diet does not appear to affect symptoms, histology, immunity or serologic features of patients with celiac...
6 days ago - Healio
Maternal Vitamin D Insufficiency Early in Pregnancy Is Associated with Increased Risk of Preterm Birth in Ethnic Minority Women in Canada (Nutrient Requirements and Optimal Nutrition)
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6 days ago - Nutrition - 2 articles
The molecular impact of omega 3 fatty acids on hepatic pro-inflammatory cytokine signaling
Parenteral nutrition associated liver disease develops in a subset of children receiving parenteral nutrition for intestinal failure. Omegaven™ is an omega-3 fatty acid lipid...
7 days ago - Journal of Pediatric Surgery
Diagnostic criteria for severe acute malnutrition among infants aged under 6 mo (Nutritional epidemiology and public health)
Background: There is an increasing recognition of malnutrition among infants under 6 mo of age . Current diagnosis criteria use weight-for-length z scores , but the 2006 WHO...
7 days ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition - 2 articles
Association between maternal intake of n-6 to n-3 fatty acid ratio during pregnancy and infant neurodevelopment at 6 months of age: results of the MOCEH cohort study
Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids are essential for infant neurodevelopment. The nutritional adequacy of dietary LC-PUFAs depends not only on the LC-PUFAs intake but also...
7 days ago - Nutrition Journal
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Mom And 6 Sons Grow Hair Out, Donate 17 Feet Of It To Kids In Need
Phoebe Kannisto and her six sons made their latest haircuts a true family affair after deciding to grow their hair out together and donate it. Kannisto's oldest son, Andre, is...
Scientists create 'artificial womb' for premature babies still
Nordstrom Is Trolling Us With These $425 ‘Muddy Jeans'
The retailer's pricey Barracuda Straight Leg Jean is coated in faux mud It's 2017 and literally nothing is sacred when it comes to fashion. So far, retailers have offered us...
High Fat Diet in Pregnant Mothers Increase Risk For Liver Disease in Offspring
Mothers who were exposed to a high-fat diet alters bile acid regulation and promotes more rapid progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
Maine named US state with the highest vaccination rates
Maine is the US state with the highest child vaccination rates, according to the AAP, with over 90 percent of children receiving the MMR, DPaT and varicella vaccines.
Artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow in ‘awe-inspiring' study that could...
Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies - and remarkable animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so...
Hero Parents Built An In-Home Blockbuster For Their Son With Autism
A mini Blockbuster made this kid's day - and it'll make yours too Seeing a favorite store go out of business can be tough on anyone. It was especially tough on one Twitter...
Obese children are FOUR times more at risk of diabetes
Researchers from King's College London analysed over 300,000 children. The condition increased from an average of six new cases per 100,000 each year between 1994 and 1998, to...