Beauty products send a small child to the emergency every two hours

Injuries from cosmetics, shampoo and other personal care products send one young child to a U.S. emergency room every two hours, according to a new study that suggests many parents may need... Read more »

Brain fever kills 97 children in India

NEW DELHI: Nearly 100 children have died this month from encephalitis, commonly known as brain fever, in Bihar, a state health official said on Monday. Ninety-seven children had died and 146 were... Read more »

Children died at Sahiwal hospital were fatally ill: Dr Yasmin

Web Desk On Jun 10, 2019 Last updated Jun 10, 2019 SAHIWAL: Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid on Monday said eight infants who lost their lives in the Children Ward of... Read more »

Doctors explain respiratory tract infection that often affects young children

Croup, a common upper respiratory tract infection in young children under age 6, can become severe and require hospitalization, doctors say in a new patient resource published in JAMA. Best known for... Read more »

Thirteen children diagnosed with AIDS in Larkana

LARKANA: Thirteen children were tested positive for HIV AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) in Ratodero, a town of Larkana, ARY News reported on Thursday. According to In-charge of the HIV Aids Control... Read more »

Heavy screen time appears to impact childrens’ brains: study

Researchers have found “different patterns” in brain scans among children who record heavy smart device and video game use, according to initial data from a major ongoing US study. The first wave... Read more »

Yemen hospital struggles with number of malnourished children

KHOKHA (YEMEN): Twenty Yemeni children huddle together outside Khokha hospital, hoping to be let into a clinic that serves as a lifeline for tens of thousands. On the narrow pavement, a boy... Read more »

Are doctors and teachers confusing immaturity and attention deficit?

WASHINGTON: The youngest children in a given class at school are more likely to be diagnosed with an attention deficit disorder than those older than them, according to an American study triggering... Read more »

Don’t give decongestants to children for colds, say experts

MELBOURNE: For children under age 12, decongestants might ease the common cold symptoms of a blocked or running nose, but these medications may not be safe for this age group, according to... Read more »