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Minority children with autism more likely to regress than whites

Some children with autism appear to be developing normally when they are very young. They babble or even talk, make eye contact with their parents, and crawl and walk on schedule.
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Young children's exposure to screen violence plays a role in real-world aggression

Research has demonstrated a link between screen violence and real-world aggression, both in traditional media like violent movies and in newer media including first-person shooter games.
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Children often exposed to potentially unnecessary radiation after suspected sports-related injuries

A new study of Utah youth with suspected sports-related head injuries found that emergency room visits for children with sports-related head injuries have increased since the state's concussion law...
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Smoking while pregnant can lead to diseases in adulthood for offspring

While many parents-to-be are aware that the health of their baby starts before they've actually arrived into the world, recent research reveals that "harm" (i.e.
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Duchenne muscular dystrophy may be treated with erectile dysfunction drug

Drugs commonly used to treat erectile dysfunction and pulmonary arterial hypertension - sildenafil and tadalafil - could help treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a new study finds.
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