Is Mom's Bariatric Surgery Linked With Birth Defects?
Is there an association between bariatric surgery in a woman and the risk of her child having birth defects? Medscape
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Deaf infants more attuned to parent's visual cues
A new study finds that deaf infants exposed to American Sign Language are especially tuned to a parent's eye gaze, itself a social connection between parent and child that is...
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U.N. Finds One-Third of All Children Under 5 Are Undernourished or Overweight
UNITED NATIONS - The U.N. children's agency says one-third of children worldwide under age 5 - about 200 million youngsters - are either undernourished or overweight...
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Early reading in Spanish helps children learn to read English
Immigrant parents worry their children will struggle with reading and fret that as non-English speakers, they can't help. A new study shows that's simply not true. Reading to a...
1 hour ago - ScienceDaily
Florida reports 3rd measles case, in unvaccinated child
The Duval County health department has confirmed measles in an unvaccinated child with no history of international travel. This is the third measles case in Florida this year...
10 hours ago - Orlando Sentinel
Deaf infants of Deaf parents demonstrate strong gaze-following behavior
Eye gaze helps infants communicate. Through everyday interactions, eye gaze establishes a social connection between parent and child and is linked to early word learning.
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Developing new mobile app to target victims of rural child sex trafficking
A West Virginia University School of Medicine researcher is developing an app to train key personnel in rural areas how to identify and report one of the lesser known elements...
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Netflix Just Announced Their Entire Holiday Movie Lineup And We've Been Ready
A list of every holiday-themed title dropping on Netflix this winter Once upon a time, if you wanted to see a cute tale of an unlucky-in-love career woman falling in love or...
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Baseball Player Is Face Of Paternity Leave After Skipping Playoffs For Kid's Birth
Daniel Hudson misses MLB baseball playoffs to be with his wife during the birth of his third child Seeing the birth of your child is one of the few gifts in life - an...
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Repeated febrile convulsions linked to epilepsy and psychiatric disorders
The risk of febrile convulsions increases with the child's fever, and children who suffer from repeated febrile convulsions during their first year of life have an increased...
22 hours ago - ScienceDaily
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New Drugs May Stop the Emergence of Resistant Cancer
Scientists at Massey University in New Zealand have taken the first step towards a new class of drug that could stop cancer from becoming resistant to treatment.
New Heart Attack Registry To Be Set Up to Study and Improve the Outcomes of...
Outcomes of Patients with STEMI are to be studied by the new heart attack register to increase the success rates and improve the treatment of the patients.
Pressurizing Newly-Weds to Conceive can Affect Their Mental Health
Adding familial and societal pressure on newlywed women to conceive can affect their mental health, finds a new study.
World Food Day 2019: FAO Calls for Boosting Millets to Fight Malnutrition
India and the FAO of the United Nations jointly proposed to declare the year 2023 as the International Year of Millets, which are one of the common climate-resilient...
New AI and Big Data Model Influences Future Medical Treatments
Artificial intelligence/machine learning and big data were found to predict which research will influence future medical treatments, said researchers.
Smart Speaker can Track Baby's Breathing Pattern Using White Noise
New smart speaker device called BreathJunior acts as a monitor for infant breathing patterns while playing white noise to soothe them to sleep.
Polyamorous Families Face Stigma During Pregnancy and Birth: Study
People in polyamorous relationships often chose to disclose their status when it was medically relevant, and they received both positive and negative reactions from health care...
Climate Change may Impact Future Outbreaks of Tularemia
Climatic changes may affect future tularemia outbreaks and other infectious diseases in high-latitude and other world regions, reveals a new study.
Steroid Injections may Damage Joints
Corticosteroid injections may be linked to complications that potentially accelerate the destruction of the joint and may hasten the need for total hip and knee replacements.
Thousands of children are suffering burns from tea and coffee as health...
Almost 900 accidents which caused extreme harm among under two-year-olds in England and Wales last year could be avoided if a hot drink spillage was prevented.