Pediatricians say children under 1 should not drink fruit juice
Doctors are recommending that children under the age of 1 should not have fruit juice, while consumption of the drink by older kids should be limited, according to updated...
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Dad's vitamin D has impact on childhood growth and obesity risk
Pre-conception vitamin D intake is associated with height and weight of children at age five, according to new data.
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Men who have good vitamin D levels will have healthy kids
A new study by University College Dublin found a direct link between a child's height and weight at five years old, and their father's pre-conception vitamin levels.
4 days ago - Daily Mail
Father's Vitamin D Intake Determines Child's Height, Weight
The height, weight and the total well-being of a child depends on the father's nutritional intake of vitamin D, reveals a new study.
4 days ago - Medindia Health
Study highlights need to improve calcium and vitamin D intake in pediatric IBD patients
A new study highlights that children suffering from inflammatory bowel disease are not meeting the daily recommended intake of calcium and vitamin D. The research, conducted at...
5 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Neonatal vitamin D status from archived dried blood spots and future risk of fractures in childhood: results from the D-tect study, a population-based case-cohort study (Nutritional epidemiology and public health)
Background: Whether antenatal and neonatal vitamin D status have clinical relevance in fracture prevention has not been examined extensively, although observational studies...
5 days ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition - 3 articles
Nearly 1 billion people lacking vitamin D
Almost 1 billion people worldwide may have deficient or insufficient levels of vitamin D, due to chronic disease, use of sunscreen, inadequate dietary sources, and...
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Vitamin D unlikely to lower risk of asthma, atopic dermatitis
Increasing vitamin D is unlikely to reduce the risk of pediatric and adult asthma, atopic dermatitis or other allergies, according to study results recently published in PLOS...
12 days ago - Healio
Effect of maternal antenatal and newborn supplementation with vitamin A on cognitive development of school-aged children in rural Bangladesh: a follow-up of a placebo-controlled, randomized trial
Background: The impact of early vitamin A supplementation on neurodevelopmental function has not been adequately studied. In rural Bangladesh we examined cognitive and motor...
12 days ago - American Journal of Clinical Nutrition - 8 articles
UCL research finds vegan diets can wreck a child's health
A lack of nutrients such as vitamin B12, calcium, zinc and high-quality protein can lead to 'irreversible damage' to children's nervous systems or malnutrition, experts have...
12 days ago - Daily Mail
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Chelsea Peretti's Twitter Rant About Commenting On Pregnant Women's Bodies...
PSA: A pregnant woman's body goes through changes. You do not ever need to comment on said changes. For astounding and inexplicable reasons, we still live in a time where...
Child Therapist Gives Gorgeous Explanation Of What Good Parenting Looks Like
An Australian mom's brief exchange with a child therapist produced a beautiful lesson about motherhood that all parents can appreciate. On Sunday, popular blogger and author...
Heartbreaking Photos From Manchester Attack Hit Close To Home For Parents
Manchester attack hits close to home for parents Last night a terror attack left 22 people dead and dozens injured. The attack took place at an Ariana Grande concert at the...
Avoid Fruit Juice For Children Below One: Pediatricians
Giving fruit juice for infants or children at an earlier stage can cause tooth decay and weight gain. Therefore, children should be encouraged to eat whole fruits.
Explosion, Multiple Fatalities At Ariana Grande Concert In Manchester, UK
Fatalities reported after explosion at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester There have been reports of a large explosion at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, UK, at the...
Ellie Kemper Shares First Photo Of Adorable Son
Ellie Kemper has been quite busy lately. In addition to promoting the third season of her Netflix show, “The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” the actress is also raising her baby...
Sleep apnea increases risk of pregnancy complications
A study by Brown University of more than 1.5 million pregnancies in the US found the disorder was directly linked to longer hospital stays and even admission to the ICU.
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