Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 15:17
Children born through a caesarean section procedure have different intestinal microbes than children born normally, says a study.
Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 18:47
A new study has revealed that positive portrayal of unhealthy food habits by TV characters lead to set bad example for kids in real life.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 13:58
Young children are particularly vulnerable to the toxic effects of lead and even low exposure to it can give rise to emotional and behavioural problems, says a study.
Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 19:54
A new study reveals that early exposure to stress can change the parts of developing children`s brain.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 19:17
Short, healthy children who are treated with growth hormone (GH) may become taller, but they may also become more depressed and withdrawn over time, a new study warns.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 13:02
At least 37 percent of the children in Bentiu of South Sudan are acutely malnourished, media reported Tuesday.
Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 11:31
Lack of staff and proper co-ordination between the health department and the administration in Pakistan`s North Waziristan region is hampering the vaccination drive for displaced children, media reported Monday.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 12:42
A new study has shown that children consuming a diet more in line with the rules of the Mediterranean one are 15 percent less likely to be overweight or obese than those children who do not.