Latest Cancer News TUESDAY, June 25, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Adult survivors of childhood brain tumors often face intellectual and financial struggles, a new study finds. Advances in treatment have prolonged the lives of many childhood brain tumor patients, but survivors may have to contend with a number of... Read more
Latest Healthy Kids News FRIDAY, June 21, 2019 (HealthDay News) — An experimental drug increased growth rates in children with dwarfism, according to a new study. The four-year phase 2 trial was conducted at centers in the United States, France, United Kingdom and Australia, and included 35 children, ages... Read more
By Len Canter HealthDay Reporter Latest Healthy Kids News MONDAY, June 17, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Many children have difficulty with learning at some point, but those with learning disabilities often have several specific and persistent signs, which can start in preschool years. Recognizing them as soon as possible... Read more
Bring your little ones to celebrate Eid Al Fitr at Children’s City, a science-based learning centre for children. Here, little ones will learn about Eid and celebrate in honour of Muslims around the world through a series of immersive activities. Children’s City is an edutainment destination that offers interactive... Read more
BEIJING • A father in Beijing who sent a helicopter to his daughter’s school for a science assignment has triggered heated discussions online. A netizen posted photos last week showing pupils playing near a helicopter parked in a primary school playground. According to the netizen, the helicopter was sent... Read more
Latest Healthy Kids News SUNDAY, April 28, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Parents and doctors often overlook how overweight kids are, which could leave youngsters at increased risk for health problems linked to excess weight, British researchers say. They reviewed 87 studies that included nearly 25,000 children, age 19 and... Read more
Latest Infectious Disease News MONDAY, April 29, 2019 (HealthDay News) — As measles outbreaks spread across the United States, there are a number of things parents need to know, a leading pediatricians’ group says. The most important is to make sure your children are fully protected against the disease,... Read more
April 29, 2019 — The number of U.S. measles cases has hit its highest since 1994 — and federal officials say there will be more before the outbreak ends. The CDC said in a news conference Monday, the start of National Infant Immunization Week, that there are 704 confirmed... Read more
A nine-year-old British girl sent $3 to the Fondation du Patrimoine, one of the four organisations tasked by the French government with collecting donations for the reconstruction of the Notre Dame after fire ravaged the Paris cathedral earlier this month. “Dear people of France and Paris. My name is... Read more
A seven-year-old girl survived for five days on water after falling into the bathroom of her neighbour’s house while playing, police said. The startling incident took place in Makhtal town in Narayanpet district of Telangana, about 160 km from Hyderabad. The house owner was shocked to see the girl... Read more