Monday, June 24, 2019
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Pediatricians want parents to stop giving toddlers digital toys

Pediatricians Want Parents to Stop Giving Toddlers Digital Toys

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  All those interactive digital toys and mobile apps designed for little kids are exactly the type of gifts parents should take...
Youngest children in kindergarten face higher risk of ADHD diagnosis

Youngest Children in Kindergarten Face Higher Risk of ADHD Diagnosis

By Gene Emery (Reuters Health)  Being one of the youngest in a kindergarten class dramatically increases the odds that a child will be diagnosed and treated...
A woman smokes a Juul e-cigarette in New York

U.S. to Restrict E-Cigarette Flavors to Fight Teenage Vaping ‘Epidemic’

By Chris Kirkham LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration next week will issue a ban on the sale of fruit and candy flavored...
Short interval between pregnancies linked to increased risks for mom, baby

Short Interval between Pregnancies Linked to Increased Risks for Mom, Baby

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health)  Women who wait just a short time to become pregnant after delivering a child may put themselves and their next baby...
Don't give decongestants to children for colds, experts say

Don’t Give Decongestants to Children for Colds, Experts Say

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health)  For children under age 12, decongestants might ease the common cold symptoms of a blocked or running nose, but these medications...
Adult bones healthier when kids participate in organized sports

Adult Bones Healthier when Kids Participate in Organized Sports

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) Young adults who played in organized sports as children and teens have stronger bones than peers who were less active...