Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Strong muscles in kids lower heart disease, diabetes risk

Teenagers with stronger muscles have a lower risk of heart disease and diabetes later in life Continue reading “Strong muscles in kids lower heart disease, diabetes risk” »  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, March 29th, 2014
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Don’t let your kid turn into a couch potato!

Parents, control your kids’ TV watching as research links high TV time and junk food consumption that increases risks of heart diseases Continue reading “Don’t let your kid turn into a couch potato!” More...

By BioNews On Saturday, March 29th, 2014
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Obesity prevention sessions can lower kids’ blood pressure

Have you got your obese kid enrolled in a gym, yoga centre or a fat prevention programme Continue reading “Obesity prevention sessions can lower kids’ blood pressure” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, March 27th, 2014
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Peer pressure works best on kids reducing soft drinks

Are you finding it difficult to persuade your kids from gulping too many cans of soft drink in a day? Do not worry, as a team of researchers now seems to have found a way Continue reading “Peer pressure works More...

By BioNews On Thursday, March 27th, 2014
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Economic growth not helping malnourished kids: Study

If you think economic growth ushers in an all-round development for every section of the society, think again Continue reading “Economic growth not helping malnourished kids: Study” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, March 27th, 2014
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White kids more prone to asthma from air pollution

White children suffer from asthma due to higher exposure to traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) more frequently than their black counterparts Continue reading “White kids more prone to asthma from air pollution” More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
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Simple blood test to predict obesity in kids

Researchers have discovered a simple blood test that reads DNA to predict obesity levels in children Continue reading “Simple blood test to predict obesity in kids” »  More...

By BioNews On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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One million kids suffer from TB annually: Study

As the world observes World TB Day Monday, a shocking research reveals that despite improved medication and government as well as aid agencies Continue reading “One million kids suffer from TB annually: Study” More...

By BioNews On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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Meaningful activities can help children with Down’s Syndrome’

Keeping activities meaningful and enjoyable, and working on computers can help children with Down’s Syndrome cope up as far as learning parameters are concerned Continue reading “Meaningful activities More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, March 20th, 2014
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US kids falling prey to infections by drug-resistant bacteria: Study

More kids in the US are developing infections caused by a concerning type of antibiotic-resistant bacteria that is on the rise, an alarming study has claimed Continue reading “US kids falling prey to infections More...