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Childhood ADHD could lead to obesity in adulthood May 21, 1:57 pm
Washington, May 21 (ANI): A new study conducted by researchers at the Child Study Center at NYU Langone Medical Center found that men diagnosed as children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) were twice as likely to be obese in a 33-year follow-up study compared to men who were not diagnosed with the condition.
Carey Mulligan always wanted to act alongside Leonardo DiCaprio May 20, 3:25 pm
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Carey Mulligan has revealed that it was her childhood dream to star opposite her 'The Great Gatsby' co-star Leonardo DiCaprio.
'Exergaming' could help prevent childhood obesity May 18, 2:35 pm
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Fewer than 50 percent of primary school-aged boys and fewer than 28 percent of girls meet the minimum levels of physical activity required to maintain health.
Obama speaks about fatherless childhood at stop in Baltimore May 18, 12:57 pm
Washington, May 18 (ANI): President Barack Obama has spoken of the importance of fathers to their sons on Friday after a young man he met at a community center in Baltimore mentioned wanting to provide for his sons.
India-developed rotavirus vaccine shows strong efficacy against childhood diarrhoea May 15, 12:15 pm
New Delhi, May 15 (ANI): A Phase III clinical trial of a rotavirus vaccine developed and manufactured in India has yielded positive results, the Government of India's Department of Biotechnology (DBT) and Bharat Biotech have announced.
Murray hails Wigan ace Maloney as his childhood tennis companion May 13, 5:34 pm
London, May 13 (ANI): Tennis star Andy Murray has been the first to congratulate Wigan Athletic ace Shaun Maloney on the team's FA Cup triumph and recollected old times when he and Maloney played tennis in their growing up years in Scotland.
John Lennon was planning to return to UK before being killed May 13, 12:08 pm
London, May 13 (ANI): John Lennon's childhood pal Joe Flannery has revealed that the late singer was looking forward to returning to Britain before he was murdered in December 1980.
Pele to be a part of upcoming Cannes Film Festival May 9, 4:44 pm
New York, May 9 (ANI): Legendary footballer Pele will reportedly be seen at the Cannes Film Festival this month as the Imagine Entertainment plans to shoot a film on him, ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
'Traumatized' mums avoid emotional talks with kids May 7, 10:02 am
Washington, May 7 (ANI): A new study from the University of Notre Dame has found that mothers who have experienced childhood abuse, neglect or other traumatic experiences show an unwillingness to talk with their children about the child's emotional experiences.
Model Selita Ebanks reveals tough childhood May 6, 2:02 pm
New York, May 06 (ANI): Selita Ebanks, has revealed that her mother relied on food stamps and the food pantry so that her kids never went hungry.
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Mothers exposed to flame retardants during pregnancy may put their offspring at high risk for learning problems and hyperactivity in their early childhood, a new study has warned.
MJ haunting family home, says sis La Toya Apr 26, 2:34 pm
London, April 26 (ANI): Michael Jackson's sister, La Toya, has claimed that the late singer is haunting his childhood home in Encino, California.
London, Apr 18 (ANI): Nobel laureate Saul Bellow's son Greg has revealed his fractured childhood in his new memoir 'Saul Bellow's Heart' that could land anyone in therapy.
Washington, April 17 (ANI): A new study has suggested that light drinking during pregnancy is not linked to adverse behavioural or cognitive outcomes in childhood.
My father was incredible, says MJ's daughter Paris Jackson Apr 15, 3:25 pm
London, April 15 (ANI): Michael Jackson's daughter Paris has said that the King of Pop was an "incredible father" and he fought to give his children a "normal childhood".
Increase in rare childhood cancers linked to air pollution exposure Apr 10, 11:55 am
Washington, Apr 10 (ANI): Scientists from UCLA's Fielding School of Public Health have found a possible link between exposure to traffic-related air pollution and several childhood cancers.
Genes behind severe childhood obesity identified Apr 8, 10:03 am
Washington, April 8 (ANI): A genome wide study has identified four new genetic variants associated with severe childhood obesity.
Australian children develop better before formal schooling Apr 4, 12:43 pm
Sydney, April 4 (Xinhua-ANI): Australia's Minster for Early Childhood Peter Garrett said Thursday that the latest data from the Australian Early Development Index (AEDI) showed the country' s five-year-old children were developing better compared with the results in 2009.
Self-help programs may help combat childhood obesity Apr 1, 1:44 pm
Washington, April 1 (ANI): Overweight children and their parents can shed extra pounds on their own, if they follow a self-help treatment program under the guidance of medical experts, according to a new study.
Novel T-cell therapy cures aggressive leukemia in 2 kids Mar 26, 12:25 pm
Washington, Mar. 26 (ANI): Two kids, who were suffering from an aggressive form of childhood leukemia, had a complete remission after they were treated with a novel cell therapy that reprogrammed their immune cells to rapidly multiply and destroy malignant cells.
Too much TV may turn kids anti-social Mar 26, 10:54 am
Washington, Mar. 26 (ANI): Kids below the age of 5, who watch TV for three or more hours a day are more likely to develop antisocial behaviours, like fighting or stealing by the age of seven, a research has claimed.
Washington, March 24 (ANI): Exercise interventions in childhood may be associated with lower fracture risks as people age, due to the increases in peak bone mass that occurs in growing children who perform regular physical activity, a new study has concluded.
Chronic asthma among kids linked to traffic pollution Mar 23, 9:52 am
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): 14 percent of chronic childhood asthma could be due to exposure to traffic pollution, a new study has found.
How brain makes transition from childhood to adulthood Mar 20, 4:01 pm
Washington, Mar. 20 (ANI): Researchers, who are monitoring the brain waves of sleeping adolescents, have found that remarkable changes occur in the brain as it prunes away neuronal connections and makes the major transition into adulthood from childhood.
Modern life causing kids' childhood to end at age 12 Mar 18, 12:40 pm
London, Mar 18 (ANI): More than two-thirds of parents feel that their kids' childhood ends before they become teenagers, a new survey has revealed.
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