Exploring sexual grooming in female perpetrated child sexual abuse - Kaylor LE, Winters GM, Jeglic EL.
According to official statistics, two percent of those who commit sex crimes are women, most of which involve child victims. However, victimization surveys suggest the true rate of female-perpetrated child sexual abuse is significantly higher than official... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Improving early diagnosis of child neglect for a better response in healthcare settings - Herrero-Rold án S, León I, Hernandez-Cabrera JA, Rodrigo MJ.
This study aims to obtain a selected set of family, maternal, and dyadic variables of the immediate caregivin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Increased risk of child maltreatment and mental health problems among adolescents with restrictions regarding choice of future partner: results from a Swedish school-based survey - Bengtsson D, Landberg, Jernbro C.
BACKGROUND: Honour-related violence and oppression is a violation of human rights and a public health problem. Oppression can be manifested by not being allowed to choose future partners and can increase the risk of abuse and mental health problems. Aims: ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The health impact of evictions - Goplerud DK, Leifheit KM, Pollack CE.
A slip of paper posted on a door can signal the beginning of a destructive process for children's health. Each year, more than 2.3 million households receive eviction notices.1 Despite fair housing laws which ban discrimination against children and familie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Postconcussion symptoms after an uncomplicated mild traumatic brain injury in older adults: frequency, risk factors, and impact on quality of life - Chung JW, Liu D, Wei L, Wen YT, Lin HY, Chen HC, Chiu HY.
BACKGROUND: Postconcussion symptoms (PCSs) are common complaints reported by patients after a mild traumatic brain injury (TBI), and these symptoms may lower quality of life. Previous investigations have primarily focused on PCSs in children, adults, and a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Effectiveness of sexual abuse prevention training program developed by creative drama for preschoolers: an experimental study - Kemer D, İşler Dalgıç A.
The purpose of the study is to determine the effectiveness of the "My Body is Special" Training Program (MBS-TP), which was developed using the creative drama method to gain information about body recognition and body safety in preventing sexual abuse in c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Evaluating parental knowledge of pediatric burns first aid in Ireland and the effectiveness of an educational intervention improving knowledge - Moore C, Clover J, Gibson L.
AIM: Burns represent a large portion of injuries attending emergency departments each year, with children accounting for the biggest proportion. Appropriate first aid has been shown to help improve the outcome of burns, and decrease the need for surgical i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Head-to-head MRI protocol calms kids in scanner
Bringing parents into the MRI bore and positioning them head-to-head with thei...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 28, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

UN commits to long-term support for Afghan mothers and newborns: Najaba ’s story
The delivery of reproductive health services, including safe childbirth, has been seriously impacted in Afghanistan, due to the turmoil surrounding the Taliban takeover of the country.  Najaba, 36, has experienced firsthand how the dangers of pregnancy, collided with rising insecurity, according to the UN reproductive and maternal health agency, UNFPA, which continues to provide lifesaving services on the ground. (Source: UN News Centre - Women, Children, Population)
Source: UN News Centre - Women, Children, Population - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Namibia: Japan Helps to Improve Maternal Care Capacity
[New Era] The health ministry has received US$270 000 (about N$4 million) from the Japanese government to improve and increase the uptake of reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health services to mitigate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on essential services. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - October 28, 2021 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Why Kids Might Reject Sugar-Free Halloween Candy Why Kids Might Reject Sugar-Free Halloween Candy
Our taste buds really can tell when sweets contain calorie-free sugar substitutes, according to a new study, offering a possible reason for dislike of"diet" treats.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

An interactive online learning program on child abuse and its reporting - Levi BH, Mundy M, Palm C, Verdiglione N, Fiene R, Mincemoyer C.
This article describes the content and pedagogical foundations of iLookOut for Child Abuse, an interactive, online learning program that was designed for early childhood professionals and others who provide childcare to young children. It also describes ho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

The influence of equipment and environment on children and young adults learning aquatic skills - van Duijn T, Ng JL, Burnay C, Anderson N, Uehara L, Cocker K, Button C.
Learning aquatic skills is an important component of developing physical literacy in children. Aquatic skills such as floating, swimming and safe entry/exit promote engagement in different water environments and may help preserve lives in an emergency. Thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Can we do better? Towards a child-centred approach in the rehabilitation of paediatric sport injuries - Skrubbeltrang LS, Rossing NN, Rathleff MS, Cote J, Agergaard S.
The American National SAFE KIDS Campaign estimates that>3.5  million children are injured annually during sports or recreational activities.1 More than 50% of these injuries are overuse injuries. This may be caused by an increased adulteration and profes... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Indicators to assess physical health of children and adolescents in activity research-a scoping review - Kolb S, Burchartz A, Oriwol D, Schmidt SCE, Woll A, Niessner C.
Sufficient physical activity can help promote and maintain health, while its lack can jeopardize it. Since health and physical activity lay their foundation for later life in childhood and adolescence, it is important to examine this relationship from the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Kenya: Study Shows 2% Decline in Malaria Prevalence Over 5-Year Period
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The country has made strides in efforts to eliminate malaria by the year 2030 with a survey conducted by the Division of National Malaria Program showing a decline of malaria cases in children aged 6 months to 14 years by 2 per cent since 2015. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Overweight, Obesity Impacts on Running Mechanics in Children Overweight, Obesity Impacts on Running Mechanics in Children
How do running mechanics differ between overweight or obese children and their healthy weight counterparts?Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Journal Article Source Type: news

‘I’m scared I’ve left it too late to have kids’: the men haunted by their biological clocks
It ’s certainly not just women who worry about ageing and procreation – and now men have begun speaking about their own deep anxietiesIt was when Connor woke up in the middle of the night to go to the bathroom that he started thinking about it. The 38-year-old civil servant from London got back into bed and couldn ’t sleep: he was spiralling. “I thought: ‘Shit, I might not be able to have children. It actually might not happen,’” he says.“It started with me thinking about how I’m looking to buy a house, and everything is happening too late in my life,” Connor says...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 28, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Sirin Kale Tags: Men Parents and parenting Reproduction Life and style Science IVF Fertility problems Biology Health Society Mental health Family Source Type: news

FDA advisory committee member says there is NO evidence all children need COVID-19 vaccines
Dr Michael Kurilla, of the NIH, was the only member to abstain  in the FDA's advisory committee vote of 17-0-1 to recommend approval of COVID-19 vaccines in children ages five to 11. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CDC: There Is Still Urgency to Vaccinate Children CDC: There Is Still Urgency to Vaccinate Children
The CDC is urging parents and guardians to vaccinate children aged 5 to 11 against COVID-19 once the shot is fully approved.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Cascade Testing Proposed for Siblings of Newborns With Cancer Genes
Surveillance for siblings of newborns with pathogenic variants in cancer genes could reduce rare child cancer deaths (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 27, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Cell Culture - Derived Influenza Vaccine Efficacious in Children
Vaccine efficacy consistent in subgroups according to age, sex, race, and previous influenza vaccination (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - October 27, 2021 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Infections, Internal Medicine, Pathology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Learn How to Get Started in Research at Johns Hopkins
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Source: Johns Hopkins University and Health Systems Archive - October 27, 2021 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

FDA endorses COVID-19 vaccine for ages 5 to 11: What parents need to know
Yale Medicine pediatric experts address common questions and concerns about COVID-19 vaccines for young children. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - October 27, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Covid cases were already falling in children BEFORE half-term
EXCLUSIVE: Department of Health data suggests Covid cases in 5 to 19-year-olds in England peaked on Tuesday before schools broke up for half-term. Scientists said it was possible. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

California plans ambitious effort to vaccinate young children
State officials are preparing to offer COVID vaccine doses to California's 3.5 million children ages 5 to 11 as soon as the end of next week. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Luke Money, Rong-Gong Lin II Source Type: news

COVID-19 risks in kids are small, but vaccines can still save lives, experts say
The overall risk for kids is small, but COVID has become a leading cause of death for children, making vaccination as important as ever, experts say. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rong-Gong Lin II, Luke Money Source Type: news

Why Kids Might Reject Sugar-Free Halloween Candy
Our taste buds really can tell when sweets contain calorie-free sugar substitutes, according to a new study, offering a possible reason for dislike of ‘diet’ treats. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA endorses murderous vaccine ATROCITIES against children ... Emergency Rooms across America being filled with post-vaccine patients suffering serious illness
(Natural News) In a 17-0 decision, an FDA committee has codified medical atrocities against innocent children across America by voting to approve “emergency use” of covid vaccines in children aged 5 – 11. Importantly, there is no medical need for children aged 5 – 11 to take covid vaccines at all, given that their mortality... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some Americans may get 4th vaccine shot; FDA panel recommends Pfizer vaccine for kids 5-11: COVID-19 updates
Adults with pre-existing medical conditions will be able to get a fourth shot, considered to be a booster, health officials say. Latest... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK's Covid cases may be shrinking because children have developed 'high levels' of immunity
SAGE scientist Professor John Edmunds said 'high levels of immunity in children' in the UK, caused by high infection levels in the cohort, may cause cases to plateau and drop. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

2021 Top 40 Under 40: Jamie Dabal, Children's of Alabama
The BBJ has unveiled its 2021 Top 40 Under 40 class, and Jamie Dabal is an honoree. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - October 27, 2021 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Experts urge UK to steer clear of vaccinating children as US moves closer to jabbing FIVE-year-olds
EXCLUSIVE: British scientists have warned against 'blindly' recommending the jabs to primary school-aged children without weighing up the risks 'extremely carefully'. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Israel's covid vaccine efficacy data FAKED: Group of Israeli scientists blow the whistle with "severe concerns," warn FDA about covid "vaccines"
(Natural News) Are Wuhan coronavirus (Covid-19) “vaccines” safe and appropriate for humans, and especially young children? According to the Israeli Professional Ethics Front (IPEF), the answer is no. The group of independent physicians, lawyers, scientists and researchers says it expressed “severe concerns” to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about the reliability and legality... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Comcast colludes with Pfizer to block video ads about horrendous covid vaccine injuries suffered by 13-year-old
(Natural News) The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave Pfizer the green light to experiment on children, one age group at a time, using genetic interference vaccines that transcribe Fauci’s gain-of-function spike proteins in human cells. Even though experiments on adults have proven fatal under the FDA’s emergency use authorization (there are now over 22,000... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mom and her boyfriend face charges after 3 children are found abandoned in apartment with another child's remains
— A Texas mother and her boyfriend have been charged after authorities found three young siblings abandoned in a home along with the... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The professional relationship forms the base: Swedish child health care nurses' experiences of encountering mothers exposed to intimate partner violence - Anderz én Carlsson A, Bäccman C, Almqvist K.
This study aimed to explore child health care nurses' clinical experiences from encounters with mothers exposed to intimate partner violence (IPV), as little research has explored this topic. METHOD: Nine child health care nurses from two ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Protocol for the implementation and evaluation of a mindfulness-based intervention for caregivers of children with mental disorders in a clinical setting - Pizarro-Carmona A, Baena S, Jim énez P, Jiménez L.
Being a parent is complicated in typical circumstances, with a great psychological impact as well as feelings and experiences of great intensity. This impact is greater in families in vulnerable situations, such as those with children with mental health pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prevalence of and associated factors for psychological distress among single fathers in Japan - Dhungel B, Tsuguhiko K, Kachi Y, Ochi M, Gilmour S, Takehara K.
BACKGROUND: In Japan, ten percent of single-parent households are led by fathers. Taking care of children as a single father is very stressful and could put a strain on their health. It is very important to prevent and identify psychological distress among... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Social and environmental risk factors for unintentional suffocation among infants in China: a descriptive analysis - Yu X, Miao L, Zhu J, Liang J, Dai L, Li X, Li Q, Rao R, Yuan C, Wang Y, He C, Kang L.
BACKGROUND: This retrospective study aimed to determine the epidemiological features of deaths caused by unintentional suffocation among infants in China. METHODS: The data used in this study were obtained from China's Under 5 Child Mortality Surve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Role of pediatricians in early childhood nurturing care related to safety and security - Mukherjee SB, Srivastava RN.
The five components of nurturing care for early childhood development (good health, adequate nutrition, responsive parenting, early opportunities for learning, and safety and security) are essential for the attainment of the optimal developmental potential... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Rearward-facing infant child restraint systems with support legs in frontal and frontal-oblique impacts - Patton DA, Belwadi AN, Maheshwari J, Arbogast KB.
Previous studies of support legs in rearward-facing infant CRS models have focused on frontal impacts and have found that the presence of a support leg is associated with a reduction in head injury metrics. However, real-world crashes often involve an obli... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Narrative abilities and episodic memory in school-aged children followed by child protective services - Salom ão S, Canário C, Cruz O.
The ability to narrate routine familiar events develops gradually during middle childhood, in increasingly higher levels of coherence and temporal cohesion. Improvements in episodic memory are also observed, reflecting children's increasing ability to reca... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

School-level economic disparities in police-reported crimes and active commuting to school - Burford K, Ganzar LA, Lanza K, Kohl HW, Hoelscher DM.
Perceived safety remains one of the main barriers for children to participate in active commuting to school (ACS). This ecological study examined the associations between the number of police-reported crimes in school neighborhoods and ACS. The percentage ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Reducing physical and emotional violence by teachers using the intervention Interaction Competencies with Children  - for Teachers (ICC-T): study protocol of a multi-country cluster randomized controlled trial in Ghana, Tanzania, and Uganda - Scharpf F, Kirika A, Masath FB, Mkinga G, Ssenyonga J, Nyarko-Tetteh E, Nkuba M, Karikari AK, Hecker T.
BACKGROUND: Violence has severe and long-lasting negative consequences for children's and adolescents' well-being and psychosocial functioning, thereby also hampering communities' and societies' economic growth. Positive attitudes towards violence and the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Providing therapeutic services to women and children who have experienced intimate partner violence during the COVID-19 pandemic: challenges and learnings - Fogarty A, Savopoulos P, Seymour M, Cox A, Williams K, Petrie S, Herman S, Toone E, Schroeder K, Giallo R.
BACKGROUND: In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, many therapeutic services for children and their parents who had experienced intimate partner violence (IPV) were required to rapidly transition to telehealth. OBJECTIVE: The current study aims to e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Profiles of resilience among children exposed to non-maltreatment adverse childhood experiences - Yoon S, Helsabeck N, Wang X, Logan J, Pei F, Hamby S, Slesnick N.
This study sought to examine heterogeneity in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prescription drug monitoring and child maltreatment in the United States, 2004-2018 - Bruzelius E, Levy NS, Okuda M, Suglia SF, Martins SS.
OBJECTIVE: To test whether a policy approach aimed at reducing prescription drug misuse, specifically, state monitoring of controlled substance prescriptions-Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs)-were associated with changes in Child Protective Ser... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prenatal cannabis use disorder and future risk of road traffic injuries in Canadian children - Kang-Auger G, Luu TM, Low N, Ayoub A, Auger N.
The extent to which child traffic injuries may be attributed to parents who use cannabis before driving is unknown. We investigated whether prenatal cannabis use disorders may predict future road traffic injuries in children. We conducted a cohort study of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Long-term health and social outcomes in children and adolescents placed in out-of-home care - Sariaslan A, K ääriälä A, Pitkänen J, Remes H, Aaltonen M, Hiilamo H, Martikainen P, Fazel S.
IMPORTANCE: Children who are placed in out-of-home care may have poorer outcomes in adulthood, on average, compared with their peers, but the direction and magnitude of these associations need clarification. OBJECTIVE: To estimate associations betw... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news