Kids, Allergies and Squeaky Clean Dishes
Feb23

Kids, Allergies and Squeaky Clean Dishes

Could using a dishwashing machine increase the chances your child will develop allergies? That’s what some provocative new research suggests.

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‘Play’ May Be More Stressful for Kids With Autism
Feb16

‘Play’ May Be More Stressful for Kids With Autism

Brain scans also reveal apparent lack of social recognition during video play, researchers say.

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Exercise Is ADHD Medication
Feb08

Exercise Is ADHD Medication

Physical movement improves mental focus, memory, and cognitive flexibility; new research shows just how critical it is to academic performance.

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Can A.D.H.D. Drugs ‘Normalize’ a Child’s Brain?
Feb03

Can A.D.H.D. Drugs ‘Normalize’ a Child’s Brain?

Recent research, suggests the pills may “normalize” the child’s brain over time. Leading A.D.H.D. experts, however, warn the jury is still out.

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New Gene Studies Suggest There Are Hundreds of Kinds of Autism
Feb02

New Gene Studies Suggest There Are Hundreds of Kinds of Autism

Geoffrey Ondrich and Waylon Cude are both 16 years old. Both boys have autism, and both would rather use their computers than do almost anything else in the world.
But that’s just about all they have in common.

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