Women held in sexual slavery by Ethiopian and Eritrean troops. They face constant gang rape and torture
The young mother was trying to get home with food for her two children when she says soldiers pulled her off a minibus in Ethiopia’s... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Michael Fisher to retire as CEO of Cincinnati Children ’s Hospital
The president and CEO of Cincinnati ’s largest hospital system has announced his plans to retire. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 20, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Liz Engel Source Type: news

More Signs COVID Shots Are Safe for Pregnant Women
Despite the lack of clinical trial data, more and more smaller studies are suggesting that the vaccines are safe for both mother and child. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Researcher who sold trade secrets to China gets 33 months
A former researcher at an Ohio children's hospital has been sentenced to 33 months in prison for conspiring to steal trade secrets and sell them in China (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia names Boston health care executive as new CFO
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia named a longtime health care industry executive as its new CFO. Sophia G. Holder joins CHOP from Boston Children's Hospital, where she vice president of finance. She replaces CFO Tom Todorow, who is retiring after 20 years at CHOP. Holder comes to CHOP as hospitals across the country continue to battle the effects of Covid-19. CHOP is also undergoing a dev elopment boom that involves building a new hospital in King of Prussia and a $1.9 billion patient tower… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 20, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ryan Sharrow Source Type: news

Trailer for actor Jim Caviezel's powerful new film about cartel trafficking of children shown at Health Freedom Conference: See it here
(Natural News) Actor Jim Caviezel was a featured speaker at the Health & Freedom Conference held over the weekend in Tulsa, Okla., where he discussed a new film set for release in which he plays a Department of Homeland Security agent involved in tracking down cartel-linked child trafficking. In a clip of the interview posted to Brighteon.com,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts warn impact of coronavirus pandemic on children's mental health is "increasingly alarming"
(Natural News) Health experts are concerned about the effect of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on the mental health of the general population, particularly the children. According to health experts, children are some of the most affected by the pandemic because of the repeated lockdowns and the sudden and significant changes in everyone’s lifestyle. Governments have enforced lockdowns or... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Timely recognition of retinal hemorrhage in pediatric abusive head trauma evaluation - Burge LR, Van Horne BS, Bachim A, Bhatt AR, Donaruma M.
BACKGROUND: Distinct patterns of retinal hemorrhages (RHs) are suggestive of abusive head trauma in the context of unexplained intracranial injury. Current recommendations encourage an eye examination within 48 hours of admission due to the rapid resolutio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Validation of a measure of injury-risk behaviors in the first 2 years of life: Infant/Toddler-Injury Behavior Questionnaire (IT-IBQ) - Morrongiello BA, Bryant L, Cox A.
Unintentional injuries are the leading cause of death for young children and many result from them doing injury-risk behaviors in the home. There are a number of questionnaire measures of injury-risk behaviors for children 2 years and older, but none that ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Harmful alcohol use among mothers of under-five child: findings from the Panel Study on Korean Children - Kim S, Choe SA, Cho SI.
BACKGROUND: Harmful alcohol use in young mothers as a primary caregiver has a profound impact on their own health and interaction with the child. We studied the epidemiology of harmful alcohol use among Korean mothers and their partners of under-five child... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Response to Letter to the editor from Carmo et  al. re Pathways and factors that influence time to definitive trauma care for injured children in New South Wales, Australia - Curtis K, Holland AJ, Black D, Burns B, Mitchell RJ, Dinh M, Kennedy B, Lam MK.
Thank you for the opportunity to respond to the letter from Carmo et al. concerning our study of the factors affecting time to definitive care for paediatric trauma patients in New South Wales (NSW). We would like to address the following areas... ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Retrospective analysis of pediatric patients with multiple rare-earth magnets ingestion: a single-center experience from China - Zheng Y, Zhang Z, Yan K, Guo H, Li M, Lian M, Liu Z.
BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to characterize patients who ingested multiple rare-earth magnets, reveal the harm of rare-earth magnet foreign bodies in the digestive tract, and develop a clinical management algorithm. METHODS: This was a re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Lots of Teens, Young Adults Are Helping to Care for Older Loved Ones
TUESDAY, April 20, 2021– Many people regard middle-aged caregivers as the " sandwich generation "— folks caring for young kids as well their aging moms, dads or grandparents. It turns out that's not the whole picture, according to a new... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 20, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

These Women Are Transforming What Climate Leadership Looks Like. Here ’s What They Learned From the Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic, like the climate crisis, is amplifying existing racial and gender injustices in our society. TIME editors Naina Bajekal and Elijah Wolfson moderated a conversation with two women working to create a more inclusive climate leadership space: American author, strategist and teacher Katharine Wilkinson, who co-founded and leads The All We Can Save Project to nurture a leaderful climate community; and queer Colombian activist Maria Alejandra Escalante, who is the climate and environmental justice advocacy officer at FRIDA The Young Feminist Fund, which supports young feminist organizers in the Global Sout...
Source: TIME: Science - April 20, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Naina Bajekal and Elijah Wolfson Tags: Uncategorized climate change Londontime Magazine TIME 2030 Source Type: news

Kenya: Kenya Doesn't Have a Stand-Alone Tax On Sugary Drinks - We Set Out to Find Out Why
[The Conversation Africa] Kenya is experiencing a rise in obesity. Overweight and obesity among women increased from 25% in 2008 to 33% in 2014. An estimated one in four Kenyan urban children are overweight or obese. At the same time there has been a rise in associated noncommunicable diseases. These include diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer. Noncommunicable diseases now account for over 50% of hospital admissions in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 20, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Tanzania: Universal Health Top in Ministry's Budget Priority
[Daily News] THE Universal Health for all is among the items that are on the top agenda, when the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children tables its budget for 2021/2022 fiscal year. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 20, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: VP Calls for Increased Vaccine Uptake
[The Herald] Conrad Mupesa -- MASHONALAND West and Midlands provinces have recorded low vaccination uptake since the beginning of the exercise, with Health and Child Care Minister and Vice President, Dr Constantino Chiwenga, calling for strategies to increase the uptake. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 20, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Asian Americans wary about school amid virus, violence
Asian American families are wrestling with whether to send their children back to classrooms as high schools, middle schools and elementary schools across the country widely reopen amid rising anti-Asian harassment (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Individualized training is key for autistic adolescents learning to drive
(Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) A new study identified clear strengths and a series of specific challenges autistic adolescents experience while learning to drive. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Latest: Schools reopen in Mexico's Campeche state
For the first time in a year, Mexican school children have returned to classrooms — at least in the southern state of Campeche (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 20, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

U.S. FDA Approves ALK's Ragwitek (Short Ragweed Pollen Allergen Extract) Tablet for Sublingual Use as Immunotherapy for Children and Adolescents With Short Ragweed Pollen-Induced Allergic Rhinitis With or Without Conjunctivitis
ROUND ROCK, Texas, April 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ALK (ALKB: DC / OMX: ALK B / AKABY / AKBLF), a global, research-driven pharmaceutical company that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of allergies, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - April 19, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

CPSC Warns Against Using Peloton Treadmill After Child's Death
Users with small children and pets should stop using Peloton Tread+ exercise machines immediately, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study: Spanking May Change Children ’s Brains Study: Spanking May Change Children ’s Brains
Spanking may cause changes in the same areas of a child's brain that are affected by more severe physical and sexual abuse.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Janssen Provides Update on Phase 3 ACIS Study in Patients with Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer Treated with ERLEADA ® (apalutamide) and ZYTIGA® (abiraterone acetate) Plus Prednisone Combination
RARITAN, N.J., April 19, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today that regulatory submissions based on the Phase 3 ACIS study, which evaluated the combination of ERLEADA® (apalutamide) and ZYTIGA® (abiraterone acetate) plus prednisone in patients with chemotherapy-naïve metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC), will not be pursued. As presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s Genitourinary (ASCO GU) Cancers Symposium in February 2021, the ACIS study met its primary endpoint of radiographic progression-free survival (rPFS); ho...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - April 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

How Three Families Enrolled Their Kids in COVID-19 Vaccine Trials How Three Families Enrolled Their Kids in COVID-19 Vaccine Trials
"It takes a lot of commitment to enroll," says Emmanuel"Chip" Walter, MD, chief medical officer at the Duke Human Vaccine Institute and an investigator for COVID-19 vaccine trials.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

What to Do if You ’re Co-Parenting With a Narcissist
What can you do if your partner or ex-partner is narcissistic? Find out how to tell if someone is a narcissist, what to do, what not to do, and how to protect your child. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effect of Spanking on Kids' Brains Similar to Abuse
A new study provides another reason to avoid corporal punishment: Spanking may cause changes in the same areas of a child’s brain affected by more severe physical and sexual abuse. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feeling Blah During the Pandemic? It's Called Languishing
The neglected middle child of mental health can dull your motivation and focus — and it may be the dominant emotion of 2021. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Adam Grant Tags: Quarantine (Life and Culture) Mental Health and Disorders Anxiety and Stress Loneliness Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Grief (Emotion) Depression (Mental) Emotions Productivity Psychology and Psychologists Content Type: Service Source Type: news

CPSC Warns Against Using Peloton Treadmill After Child's Death
MONDAY, April 19, 2021 -- Users with small children and pets should stop using Peloton Tread+ exercise machines immediately, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The warning comes after one child died and dozens of... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

US Parents Begin to Ask: Should My Child Get a COVID-19 Shot? US Parents Begin to Ask: Should My Child Get a COVID-19 Shot?
Health officials say vaccines are crucial to ending the pandemic. But many are concerned vaccine hesitancy in some adults will be even more pronounced when it comes to their children.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hiv-Aids Headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

How to Deal With Your Controlling Mother
Does your mother still try to control your life even though you have your own home, career, and kids? Controlling moms may fear letting go because they worry about you. Learn how to set boundaries, engage in respectful discussions, and learn when to let some differences of opinion slide. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Consumer safety group warns parents to stop using Peloton Tread+ after reports of child injuries and death
Peloton fights back against the CPSC warning, calling it " inaccurate and misleading. "   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - April 19, 2021 Category: Information Technology Tags: Regulation, Public Policy Source Type: news

Drop in Resting Heart Rate in Youth 'Not a Good Thing'
Children who have a sudden lowering of their resting heart rate as they move into young adulthood may be at increased risk for heart disease later in life, researchers report. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A children ’s author and parish councillor died after a neighbour with mental health issues shot him in the face, believing he worked for...
Alex Sartain, previously detained under Mental Health Act, shot James Nash in the face, inquest told (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Epidural during labor doesn't increase child's autism risk, study finds
Babies born to women who use epidurals for pain during childbirth do not carry increased risk for autism, according to an analysis published Monday by JAMA Pediatrics. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Epidural in Delivery Not Linked to Autism: Study
MONDAY, April 19, 2021 -- In news that should reassure many pregnant women, having an epidural during childbirth won't increase the child's risk of autism, researchers report. The new findings refute a widely criticized 2020 study that said... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Nearly all children will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccines by the first quarter of 2022, Fauci says 
Dr Anthony Fauci told CNN that he believes nearly all children in the U.S. will be able to receive COVID-19 vaccines by 2022, and that high schoolers may be able to get the jab even earlier. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bruising Clinical Decision Rule Differentiates Abuse From Nonabuse
MONDAY, April 19, 2021 -- A bruising clinical decision rule (BCDR) can differentiate abuse from nonabusive trauma in young children, according to a study published online April 14 in JAMA Network Open. Mary Clyde Pierce, M.D., from the Ann&... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Oak Street Health building in South Park Historic District sells for nearly $2.4M
Located steps from Dayton's central business district, the building is in close proximity to Miami Valley Hospital and just a few miles from Dayton Children's Hospital. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 19, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Jacob Fisher Source Type: news

Emerging From the Pandemic With Acne, Facial Hair and Body Odor
Young people experiencing the body changes of puberty without being in school are facing a unique set of challenges. Here ’s how parents can support them. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Perri Klass, M.D. Tags: Children and Childhood Teenagers and Adolescence Hygiene and Cleanliness Menstruation Content Type: Service Parenting Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

< a href= " /news-events/nih-research-matters/supplement-targets-gut-microbes-boost-growth-malnourished-children " > Supplement targets gut microbes to boost growth in malnourished children < /a >
Malnourished children who received a food supplement designed to boost normal gut microbes gained more weight than those given a standard nutritional supplement. (Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH))
Source: NIH Research Matters from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Parents say their children have been 'substantially hurt' by school closures, survey finds
An annual survey about quality of life revealed stark differences by socioeconomic status, telling a "tale of two L.A.s." (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nina Agrawal Source Type: news

Unexplained Drop in Resting Heart Rate in Youth'Not a Good Thing '
MONDAY, April 19, 2021 -- Children who have a sudden lowering of their resting heart rate as they move into young adulthood may be at increased risk for heart disease later in life, researchers report. For their new study, they assessed data from... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 19, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

New study supports the effectiveness of the ForsythKids school-based dental program for reducing untreated tooth decay
Forsyth InstituteResearch NewsIMAGE: Tooth decay is the most common chronic early childhood disease in the United States. More than half of children aged 6-8 years old have had a cavity, and kids from...viewmore Credit: Forsyth InstituteIn a longitudinal study published earlier this month in theJournal of the American Dental Association, researchers analyzed untreated decay in a cohort of nearly 7,000 children enrolled in the ForsythKids preventive dentistry program. Over the course of six years, the percentage of children with untreated cavities in the program decreased from 39 to 19 percent, suggesting that sch...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - April 19, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Brainwashing America's children through a warped, skewed, and perverted mainstream education
(Natural News) Education in America has become not much more than the State indoctrination vehicle, from kindergarten all the way through undergraduate college. The creators of the curriculum have dumbed-down math, rewritten history falsely, and infused bias that all white people are born gifted, prejudice, elitist, racist, and spoon-fed. White people are now being trained... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 19, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Climate Real Estate Bubble: Is the U.S. on the Verge of Another Financial Crisis?
1171 Shoreham looks much like it did when Anna Zimmerman lived there: modest but presentable. A good starter home for Zimmerman and her husband when they bought it in 2005, for a while it provided an idyllic existence in suburban Charleston, S.C., a community of friendly neighbors for their young child, a quaint backyard and even space for Zimmerman’s mother-in-law. Then, in 2015, the first flood hit, taking most of their property with it after a heavy rain. This came as a shock; no flood risk had been disclosed when Zimmerman bought the house. But, determined to turn lemons into lemonade, she used the insurance mo...
Source: TIME: Science - April 19, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Justin Worland and Graphics by Emily Barone Tags: Uncategorized climate change feature Magazine TIME 2030 Source Type: news

Malawi: MP Thoko Tembo Joins Malaria Fight in Neno - to Distribute K1.5m Worth of Mosquito Nets
[Nyasa Times] Member of Parliament (MP) for Neno North, Thoko Tembo, has joined forces with Parent and Child Health Initiative (PACHI) in addressing gaps in malaria fight and provision of primary healthcare in Neno district. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 19, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Methods for the 2019 New Zealand family violence study- a study on the association between violence exposure, health and well-being - Fanslow J, Gulliver P, Hashemi L, Malihi Z, McIntosh T.
Family violence, which includes child abuse, intimate partner violence and elder abuse, is a problem of national and global significance. Robust evidence about the scale and consequences of the problem is needed to inform policy and practice, including inf... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Epidemiology of prehospital trauma deaths in Malawi: a retrospective cohort study - Mulima G, Purcell LN, Maine R, Bjornstad EC, Charles A.
INTRODUCTION: Trauma is among the leading causes of death and disability in both adults and children worldwide. In Malawi, trauma patients are commonly brought in dead (BID). We aimed to describe the prevalence, sociodemographic, and injury-related charact... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

"Child witches": sexual exploitation and abuse of homeless girls in south-southern Nigeria - University of Huddersfield, UK, Agazue C.
Sexual exploitation and abuse of girls is one of the endemic social problems in Nigeria. Although this problem has attracted much research attention in recent times, some newly emerged factors contributing to the problem have been mostly ignored. This stud... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news