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Helping children with cancer spend more time IV-pole-free

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Helping children with cancer spend more time IV-pole-free Helping children with cancer spend more time IV-pole-free Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public Domain Children being treated for cancer often spend long days receiving chemotherapy intravenously or through a port. They also often require regular blood transfusions, including platelets (which are involved in clotting, …

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    Parents’ pandemic-induced stress can do long-term harm to children, says expert

    Parents’ pandemic-induced stress can do long-term harm to children, says Baker Institute expert

    Parents’ pandemic-induced stress can do long-term harm to children, says expert Parents’ pandemic-induced stress can do long-term harm to children, says expert Credit: 123rf.com/Rice University The COVID-19 pandemic, which has accentuated long-standing challenges many families face, has put additional stress on parents that could harm the development of their children, …

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      Pet dogs may improve social-emotional development in young children

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      Pet dogs may improve social-emotional development in young children Pet dogs may improve social-emotional development in young children Credit: CC0 Public Domain Young children from dog-owning households have better social and emotional wellbeing than children from households who do not own a dog, suggests research published in the journal Pediatric …

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        New guidelines for children and adolescents with type 2 diabetes

        New guidelines for children and adolescents with T2D

        New guidelines for children and adolescents with type 2 diabetes New guidelines for children and adolescents with type 2 diabetes A team of paediatric specialists, including an expert from the University of Adelaide, has produced new guidelines regarding assessment and management of type 2 diabetes (T2D) in Australian and New …

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          Protective antibodies identified for rare, polio-like disease in children

          Protective antibodies identified for rare, polio-like disease in children

          Protective antibodies identified for rare, polio-like disease in children Protective antibodies identified for rare, polio-like disease in children Antibodies for respiratory virus that can cause a rare polio-like disease that causes paralysis in children have been identified by a team of researchers at Purdue University, Vanderbilt University Medical Center and …

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