Pediatrics Corner

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Watch out: Children more prone to looking but not seeing

Children under 14 are more likely than adults to be 'blinded' to their surroundings when focusing on simple things, finds a new UCL study.
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Many toddlers consume too little potassium and dietary fiber

Children ages 1 to 3 may not consume adequate amounts of key shortfall nutrients. This should be addressed in the 2020 Dietary Guidelines according to a recent NHANES analysis.
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A mother's diet before conception can permanently affect how her child's genes function

Mother's diet affects the 'silencing' of her child's genes, according to a study published in Nature Communications.
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Potential drug targets for preeclampsia

Preeclampsia, the most common complication of pregnancy, is a major cause of premature delivery and both maternal and fetal death, yet what causes the syndrome remains unclear.
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The importance of making your children aware of financial issues

A new study from North Carolina State University and the University of Texas finds that children pay close attention to issues related to money, and that parents should make an effort to talk with...
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