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“childrens health”

Nov 12, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Manhattan mother was found guilty in the death of her autistic son, who she killed because of a discredited communication technique. Continue reading →
Oct 31, 2014 12:00 PM ET // PSU Online
A list of what not to worry about and what to watch out for.
Sep 30, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Enterovirus is now in 40 states and the District of Columbia. In Colorado, health officials are investigating cases of muscle weakness in children who have the virus.
Sep 24, 2014 06:14 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Hundreds of Colombian girls are experiencing strange symptoms and blaming a vaccine, but another explanation is more likely. Continue reading →
Aug 27, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Rats who eat junk food not only get fat, but also lose their appetite for novel foods, new research shows. Continue reading →
Aug 21, 2014 12:01 PM ET // Amanda Onion
Autism is linked to a protein that inhibits the brain's ability to trim its synapses as it develops. Continue reading →
Apr 2, 2014 02:29 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An American couple say they have been wrongly convicted of causing the death of their adopted daughter. Continue reading →
Mar 4, 2014 01:57 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Kids are making healthier choices at school, but much of their food ends up in the garbage or compost bin. Continue reading →