Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 19:02
A new study has revealed that individuals who have lost either of their parents during childhood, have 50 percent greater risk of mortality risks in their adulthood than those unexposed to parental death.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 18:31
In what could help better understand behavioural problems and social adaptation difficulties in children, researchers have found that patterns of brain connectivity are linked with impulsive behaviour.
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children who are treated with growth hormone (GH) may become taller, but they may also become more depressed and withdrawn over time, a new study warns.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.