KIDS

Diabetes does not appear to affect children’s test scores

Diabetes does not appear to affect children’s test scores

Published 07/02/2019

(Reuters Health) - Kids living with type 1 diabetes are no different from their peers in their reading and math test scores, a Danish study [more…]

Even `non-problem’ drinking by parents tied to mental health…

Even `non-problem’ drinking by parents tied to mental health…

Published 08/01/2019

(Reuters Health) - Kids may be more likely to develop depression and anxiety when their parents are regular drinkers, even when neither parent drinks enough [more…]

YOUR MONEY – Comic heroes teach kids about finance

YOUR MONEY – Comic heroes teach kids about finance

Published 16/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - As any parent knows, getting children to focus can be challenging - even more so when it involves topics like monetary [more…]

Youth soccer injury prevention program saves healthcare costs

Youth soccer injury prevention program saves healthcare costs

Published 07/09/2018

(Reuters Health) - An injury prevention program tailored to children’s soccer is not only more effective than typical warmups and stretches at keeping players safe, [more…]

Secondhand smoking tied to snoring in kids

Secondhand smoking tied to snoring in kids

Published 05/07/2018

(Reuters Health) - Exposing children to secondhand tobacco smoke increases their risk of developing habitual snoring, according to an analysis of existing research. The results, [more…]

Pediatricians urged to warn vulnerable kids away from ’13 Reasons…

Pediatricians urged to warn vulnerable kids away from ’13 Reasons…

Published 18/05/2018

(Reuters Health) - A report in the journal Pediatrics warns that watching “13 Reasons Why,” a popular Netflix series about a teen girl’s suicide, may [more…]

Parents see PG-13 gun violence as inappropriate for younger teens

Parents see PG-13 gun violence as inappropriate for younger teens

Published 14/05/2018

(Reuters Health) - Gun violence in PG-13 movies may be more palatable to parents when it’s seen as justified within the context of the plot, [more…]

U.S. kids’ exposure to second-hand pot smoke may be rising

U.S. kids’ exposure to second-hand pot smoke may be rising

Published 14/05/2018

(Reuters Health) - A growing number of American parents are using marijuana when they still have children living at home, according to a new study [more…]

For ‘tween girls, social media use tied to wellbeing in teen years

For ‘tween girls, social media use tied to wellbeing in teen years

Published 29/03/2018

(Reuters Health) - Girls who spend the most time on social media at age 10 may be unhappier in their early teens than peers who [more…]

Severe intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children

Severe intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children

Published 21/04/2017

By Joan StephensonNEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Canada has one of the world’s highest rates of childhood inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), with new dia

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