Parents and adult caregivers of pediatric cancer patients prefer personal consultations with trusted health care providers over online sources for information about their child's illness, according to a University at Buffalo research study. Despite the accessibility of online medical information, the UB study found that parents not only distrusted information found through the Internet, they often feared what types of information they might encounter.
The results show that 63 percent of children with
Fatigue and unrealistic expectations of parenthood may help ...
A grand jury in South Carolina on Wednesday indicted Louis "Skip" ReVille, a former school principal and youth coach, on charges of child sexual abuse involving 11 more victims, bringing to 26 the number of alleged victims.
When babies are born prematurely, they are thrust into a hospital environment that while highly successful at saving their lives, is not exactly the same as the mother's womb where ideal development occurs.
"Poison" and "child" are not two words that anybody would like to see going together. The very word "poison" itself is enough to make parents worried.
How would you teach your children about sexual responsibility before they are caught in trouble? Here are some tips you might want to know!
Researchers are developing computational models based on “baby brainpower” or cognition exhibited in babies and very young children in hopes to boost artificial intelligence that have traditionally had difficulty handling nuances and uncertainty.
Obese white teenage girls who lose weight may ...
An unemployed and mentally ill South Carolina mother pleaded guilty on Friday to suffocating her two toddlers and then leaving their bodies in car seats in a vehicle she dumped in a river.
Since youth sexting has become a national concern, many states have acted to address the issue. However, a new national poll measuring public opinion about such legislation found that the vast majority of adults do not support legal consequences for teens who sext.
Kids with one type of leukemia are living longer than they used to, most likely thanks to new drug combinations that mean fewer patients are relapsing after a first round of treatment. In a study including more than 20,000 babies, kids and adolescents with the blood and bone marrow cancer, patients' chances of surviving at least five years after their diagnosis increased from 84 percent in the early 1990s to over 90 percent a decade later.
Baby yoga of a Russian woman shocks people that reach the level of abuse. Lena Fokina (51) has practising the techniques of baby yoga for the past 30 years which is for from 2 weeks to 2 yeas, the UK Daily Mail said.
Antidepressants during pregnancy could effect a baby's head and body size, according to a new study. The study, published in the March 5 issue of Archives of General Psychiatry, researchers examined the health of nearly 7,700 pregnant women and the babies, and determined 99 women used selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI).
Nelly Farnoody-Zahiri, Ph.D., Licensed Child Psychologist for Peace Learning Parenting, has been recognized by Worldwide Who's Who for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in Child Psychology.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.