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HealthDay News: Pediatrics

Halloween Safety Tips for Kids With Asthma

Wearing masks made of latex and taking hayrides are among the Halloween festivities that could be risky for children with asthma, according to the American Lung Association.
Health Tip: Dress Kids in Safe Halloween Costumes

Halloween costumes may be scary and spooky, but they should still be safe. Parents should make sure costumes don't obstruct vision or increase the risk of falls.
FDA Approves New Vaccine to Protect Against Meningitis

A new vaccine that could help prevent some cases of life-threatening meningococcal disease was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday.
Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development

Exposure to a common plastics' chemical during pregnancy may have effects on genital development in baby boys, a small study hints.
FDA Cautions Against 'Undeclared' Food Allergens

Some food labels may not reliably list all possible food allergens, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Sleep Woes Common Among Troubled Young Children, Study Says

Sleep difficulties, particularly problems falling asleep, are common among toddlers and preschoolers with mental health issues, according to a new study.
More Clues to Spotting Autism in Siblings of Those With Disorder

Brothers and sisters of children with autism can show signs of the disorder as early as 18 months of age, a new study says.
'Social Host' Laws May Help Curb Underage Drinking, Study Says

"Social host" laws, which hold adults accountable for any underage drinking that takes place on their property, may help curb teenage drinking, according to the preliminary findings of a new study.
Placebo Treatment May Quiet Kids' Cough

Giving young children agave nectar or a placebo treatment of flavored, colored water both appear to help reduce cough symptoms at night more than not giving any treatment, according to a new study.
Virus Present at Birth Causes More Than 10 Percent of Hearing-Loss Cases in Kids

More than 10 percent of babies born with an infection called cytomegalovirus will suffer permanent hearing loss, a new study reports.

 

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