Pediatrics News
  • Geneticists discuss ways to enhance newborn screening

    Added On : 19th July 2017

    MAKKAH – Physicians and geneticists sought ways to improve newborn screening, a public health program of screening infants for conditions and genetic diseases shortly after birth.

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  • An egg a day appears to help young children grow taller

    Added On : 8th June 2017

    boiled eggAn egg a day might help undernourished young children grow to a healthy height, according to a six-month study in Ecuador.

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  • Celiac disease symptoms more likely to resolve in children

    Added On : 30th May 2017

    Kindergarten children eating lunchIn response to a strict gluten-free diet, celiac disease symptoms are more likely to go away in children than in adults, researchers say.

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  • 'Touchscreen-toddlers' sleep less, researchers say

    Added On : 14th April 2017

    Toddler playing with smartphoneToddlers who spend time playing on smartphones and tablets seem to get slightly less sleep than those who do not, say researchers.

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  • Secondhand Smoke Linked to Food Allergies in Kids

    Added On : 7th March 2017

    Image result for Secondhand Smoke Linked to Food Allergies in KidsPassive exposure tied to more egg and peanut sensitivity in study

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  • Tiny Babies May Face Mental Health Problems Later

    Added On : 14th February 2017

    Image result for Tiny Babies May Face Mental Health Problems LaterReview found greater likelihood of ADHD, anxiety and depression

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  • World's smallest MRI helps tiny babies

    Added On : 25th January 2017

    baby MRIDoctors in Sheffield are pioneering the use of a compact MRI scanner for imaging the brains of premature babies.

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  • New charitable hospital in Madinah gives hope to children with cancer

    Added On : 22nd January 2017

    New charitable hospital in Madinah gives hope to children with cancerMADINAH – A state-of-the-art pediatric cancer hospital with advanced diagnostic and treatment facilities is coming up in Madinah. Ahyaha Charitable Society expects the hospital, which will have 100 beds in the first phase, to be operational by 2020.

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  • Kids' Artificial Sweetener Use Up in Recent Years

    Added On : 14th January 2017

    Image result for Kids' Artificial Sweetener Use Up in Recent YearsSome studies suggest a link between the sugar substitutes and obesity, researcher says

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  • Exercise: An Antidote for Kids' Behavioral Issues?

    Added On : 10th January 2017

    Image result for Exercise: An Antidote for Kids' Behavioral Issues?Study found use of 'cybercycles' reduced classroom problems for kids with autism, ADHD, other concerns

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