Last Updated: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 10:20
Children under three years given anaesthesia may have a higher risk of developing learning difficulties, says an Australian study.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 19:23
Scientists at the University of Southampton have shown that the decision made could have an effect on how fat we are as children.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 16:38
Infants younger than five months who are given antibiotics are more likely to be overweight in childhood, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 14, 2012, 16:37
Autumn babies born between months of September and November more likely to cross the 100th milestone.
Last Updated: Thursday, June 07, 2012, 10:03
A research team has developed a new molecular technology, which will improve evaluation of malaria control methods and vaccine development.
Last Updated: Monday, April 30, 2012, 10:24
Breast-fed babies have healthier guts than their formula-fed counterparts, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 31, 2012, 17:37
Scientists have tried to make new strategies to identify people who experienced intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) and starvation during childhood.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 13, 2011, 09:36
Infants raised on formula who are introduced to solid foods before four months of age tend to gain more weight within the first year than infants who start later, a recent study suggests.