Pediatrics Corner

Pediatrics Corner

Follow CFP on Twitter

Office Hours

(By Appointment)

Mon    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Tue     8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wed    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Thu     8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Frid     8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sat and Sun  Closed

 

Quest Lab hours:     Mon-Fri 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Helmet therapy for infant positional skull deformation 'should be discouraged'

Researchers from the Netherlands say that helmet therapy for positional skull deformation in infants provides 'no benefits' and should be 'discouraged.'
Read Full Article

Adverse childhood experiences and their relationships with health harming behaviors in adulthood

Being physically or sexually abused as a child or growing up in a home where there is domestic violence or other problems, such as alcohol or drug abuse, is linked with increased development of...
Read Full Article

Focus on child development

A Northumbria University researcher will investigate childhood attachment in a study that could influence the decisions being made in child care proceedings or custody battles.
Read Full Article

First study of cases of STIs in under-13s suggests majority are result of sexual abuse

The first comprehensive population based study of the rate of new cases of sexually transmitted infections presenting in children under thirteen years of age has been published in Archives of...
Read Full Article

Parents' education affects child's working memory and the effects persist into adolescence

Working memory - the ability to hold information in your mind, think about it, and use it to guide behavior - develops through childhood and adolescence, and is key for successful performance at...
Read Full Article