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BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Children's Study has initiated recruitment at 30 additional study locations around the United States.
A study in the Aug. 1 issue of the journal SLEEP shows that at 2 to 4 weeks of age male infants are easier to arouse than females during quiet sleep, and by 2 to 3 months of age there are no significant gender differences in arousability.
The George Washington University Medical Center To Lead Multi-Institutional Effort WASHINGTON, July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers from institutions across Washington, DC, led by Alan E.
USAID Partners with the American Academy of Pediatrics, Laerdal Medical AS and others to help reduce infant mortality in the developing world WASHINGTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.
University of Michigan and NIH scientists find a biological mechanism to explain the phenomenon.
Early CPAP as effective for preemies as ventilator, with fewer complications.
Promoting parent involvement has been a big part of efforts to improve school performance.
Children whose minds are stimulated in several early childhood settingsâ€”home, preschool, and schoolâ€”have higher achievement in elementary school.
If you thought that the quality of the child care your toddler got wouldn't matter when he or she was a teenager, think again.
Taking vitamin C and E supplements starting in early pregnancy does not reduce the risk for the hypertensive disorders and their complications that occur during pregnancy, according to a study by a National Institutes of Health research network.