9 Search Results for "vocal cord dysfunction"

Chronic Fatigue and Cognitive Dysfunction

April 26, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

The Question: Do teens suffering from chronic fatigue experience cognitive functioning problems? The Study: In this study from Norway, the cognitive functioning of 120 adolescents diagnosed with chronic...

Protecting Newborns from Tetanus and Diphtheria

May 12, 2017 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

...level) of 91 new mothers and their newborns were determined. The baby’s antibody levels were measured in the newborn’s cord blood. The Results: The antibody titers… Want full access to...

Some Thoughts About Attachment

April 26, 2017 by: Michael K. Meyerhoff, EdD

It is critical for life-long psychological health that during the first months of life an infant falls in love with at least one older human being and at...

Food Advertising and Diet

February 26, 2018 by: Alysa N. Miller, MPH
Marie Bragg, PhD

...to stop using celebrities to endorse unhealthy products, parents can be vocal about supporting food policies that can create an environment where the healthy choice is the easy choice....

Lessons Learned from the Fluoride Wars

February 26, 2018 by: Pediatrics for Parents staff

...local water supply. The anti-fluoridationists were quite vocal in expressing their opinions. The local newspaper, which eventually came out in support of fluoride supplementation, published almost 100 of their letters,...

Lead Poisoning in Children

March 8, 2018 by: Jennifer Lowry, MD

...growth retardation, speech or language dysfunction, anemia, and attentional or behavioral disorders, especially if the parents have a specific concern about lead or health effects from environmental chemicals. However, elevated...

Smile, Baby, Smile

April 26, 2017 by: Erika Hoffman

Many parents don’t realize the importance of dental health for babies, toddlers, and children. Mistakenly, some folks wait until their children have permanent teeth or pain before consulting...

Ensure Good Heart Health in Your Children

May 12, 2017 by: Hani Ghawi, MD
Ziyad M. Hijazi, MD, MPH

Mens Sana in corpore sano is a Latin aphorism, translated as “A sound mind in a sound body.” A healthy heart starts from planning the pregnancy, continues through...