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Kids Are Getting Drunk On Hand Sanitizer

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Kids are drinking hand sanitizer. According to a study by the Georgia Poison Center in Atlanta the amount of cases of children 12 and under reported to US poison control centers for drinking hand sanitizer has almost quadrupled across the ...

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Legal Medical Marijuana Doesn’t Increase Teen Toking

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According to a new study just published in the journal Lancet Psychiatry, medical marijuana laws don’t increase cannabis use among teenagers. Some of medical marijuana’s more vocal opponents believe otherwise. They claim that legalizing medical marijuana even for just medicinal ...

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More Children Are Being Exposed To Marijuana


More children are being accidentally exposed to marijuana. According to a new study published in the journal Clinical Pediatrics, in the US, a higher number of children d the age of six are now being exposed to marijuana. This study, ...

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Antibiotic Use in Infants Linked to Obesity, Illnesses During Adulthood

Antibiotic use may make kids obese in adulthood

The use of commonly prescribed antibiotics among infants could cause changes in the gut bacteria, which could make them vulnerable to many infectious conditions, allergies and autoimmune disorders during adulthood- the findings of a new study have revealed. In addition, ...

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Smiley Faces Make Healthy Food More Appealing for Kids

Smiley faces make healthy food 'more appealing' to kids

The findings of a new study have revealed how creating smiley faces on health foods and meals can encourage kids to have more of these nutritious meals. The study, which is now presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies annual meeting ...

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Children With Autism Still Need Extra Support

Some children lose autism diagnosis but still struggle

As per a new study, which is all set to be presented at the Pediatric Academic Society’s annual meeting, has revealed how 1 in 14 toddlers diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder actually doesn’t meet the criteria for elementary school, and ...

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Study Shows Reading to Children is Beneficial to Mental Symbolism

Even new parents are aware of the fact that reading can be of great importance to their kids, according to pediatricians and training authorities suggest that it is a normal inclination in every family unit. Present innovation allows researchers to ...

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Your Kid Hates School? Blame it on the Genes!

Kid doesn’t like going to school? Your ‘bad’ genes might have a say in all this

The findings of a new study have revealed a surprising fact- parents may, infact, be put to blame for their kids being not-so-motivated about schoolwork. Apparently, a team of researchers from the Ohio State University have found how genes could ...

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Kids Tasting Alcohol Results In Early Drinking


According to a study published online in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, children who taste alcohol before they reach sixth grade are reportedly more inclined to begin regularly drinking once they are in high school. A research ...

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