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Asthma and allergies more common in teens who stay up late

Teenagers who prefer to stay up late and wake later in the morning are more likely to suffer with asthma and allergies compared to...

A newly discovered disease may lead to better treatment of cystic...

Cystic fibrosis is the most frequent severe inherited disorder worldwide. Every year, hundreds of families are confronted with this diagnosis - and...

Depression symptoms linked to reduced cognitive control in people with autism

According to a UC Davis study, adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and those with typical development show similar...

More research on addiction potential needed for use of opioids to...

A pair of new studies led by University of Alberta pediatricians indicate that parents are more reluctant to have opioids prescribed for their children...

Chinese case study suggests COVID-19 is not transmitted from pregnant mothers...

Finally, some good news has emerged about the novel coronavirus that has spread to about 50 countries across the world. Chinese professors report in...

National Poll: Many parents delay talking to kids about inappropriate touching

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Experts recommend starting conversations about inappropriate touching during the preschool years, but less than half of parents of...

University of Miami researchers find an early behavioral marker for autism

In the first study of its kind, University of Miami researchers have found a strong behavioral signal to indicate which infants who have an...

COVID-19 appears less severe in children, says review in Pediatric Infectious...

March 13, 2020 - As outbreaks of COVID-19 disease caused by the novel severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) continue worldwide, there's reassuring...

The Lancet Psychiatry: US study reports rate of suicidal ideation in...

Around eight in every 100 children (8.4%; 673/7,994) aged 9-10 years in the USA report suicidal ideation (temporarily or regularly thinking about, considering, or...

Treatment disparities drive worse outcomes for pediatric black, Hispanic brain cancer...

Cancer researchers have known for years that Black and Hispanic patients have worse outcomes than their non-Hispanic White peers. At least when...