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Latest results of investigational cellular therapy in pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia, and first results of lymphoma trial

from MNTpaeds - 10 Dec 14

The latest results of clinical trials of more than 125 patients testing an investigational personalized cellular therapy known as CTL019 was presented by a University of Pennsylvania research team at...



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Young adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia benefit from therapies developed for children

from MNTpaeds - 10 Dec 14

Results from a large, prospective clinical trial add to mounting evidence that adolescent and young adult patients--aged 16 to 39 with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL)--tend to fare better when...



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Pilot study engineers pediatric patients' own immune cells to hunt down cancer cells in blood

from MNTpaeds - 10 Dec 14

An innovative cell therapy against a highly aggressive form of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) continues to show highly promising results in children treated in a pilot study.



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Among Ontario children and youth, study reveals a significant increase in concussions

from MNTpaeds - 10 Dec 14

The number of children and youth treated for concussions in both emergency departments and physician's offices in Ontario increased significantly between 2003 and 2010, with falls, hockey and skating...



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Preeclampsia during pregnancy and child's autism risk linked

from MNTpaeds - 09 Dec 14

A large population-based, case-controlled study finds a link between children diagnosed with autism and their mothers experiencing preeclampsia during pregnancy.



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Current rules to determine strep throat in children not accurate

from MNTpaeds - 09 Dec 14

A new study indicates that current clinical prediction rules used by physicians to determine whether children have "strep throat" caused by group A streptococcal infection may not be accurate.



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Pediatric brain research aided by blood brain barrier on a chip

from MNTpaeds - 09 Dec 14

In the human brain, the BBB is not the Better Business Bureau but the blood brain barrier and the BBB is serious business in human physiology.



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Young users of hookah and snus 'more likely to take up cigarettes'

from MNTpaeds - 09 Dec 14

A new study finds that teenagers and young adults are more likely to begin smoking cigarettes if they experiment with hookah pipes or smokeless tobacco.



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National survey reveals conflicted mindset of college students about ADHD prescription stimulant misuse, abuse and diversion

from MNTpaeds - 08 Dec 14

A recent survey conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of the newly-formed Coalition to Prevent Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Medication Misuse (CPAMM) finds that college...



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HIV: Mylan receives tentative FDA approval for pediatric formulations of abacavir/lamivudine

from MNTpaeds - 08 Dec 14

Mylan Inc. has announced that its subsidiary Mylan Laboratories Limited has received tentative approval from the U.S.



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Higher birth weight indicates better performance in school

from MNTpaeds - 08 Dec 14

It's no secret that low-birth-weight babies face significantly greater risks for certain health problems early on, such as respiratory distress or infection.



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New research suggests that most parents are interested in genomic sequencing for their newborns

from MNTpaeds - 08 Dec 14

A study published in Genetics in Medicine is the first to explore new parents' attitudes toward newborn genomic testing.



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Pain relief for kids in the ER without a needle

from MNTpaeds - 08 Dec 14

Children in emergency departments can safely be treated for pain from limb injuries using intranasal ketamine, a drug more typically used for sedation, according to the results of the first...



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Approved additional therapies for hereditary angioedema in children

from MNTpaeds - 07 Dec 14

Hereditary angioedema (HAE), a rare genetic disease that causes recurrent swelling under the skin and of the mucosal lining of the gastrointestinal tract and upper airway, usually first appears...



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Is there a link between sexting and pornography or music video viewing among adolescents?

from MNTpaeds - 07 Dec 14

Are adolescents who view pornography or music videos more likely to engage in sexting, in which they share sexually explicit content via text, photo, or video using cell phones, email, or social...



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Does educational attainment affect risk of opioid and stimulant abuse?

from MNTpaeds - 06 Dec 14

While college-attending Americans are more likely to abuse stimulants than their peers, non-college attending young adults are more likely to abuse opioids, according to a study.



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Chromosome region linked to duplication of gene on X chromosome which appears to cause excessive growth

from MNTpaeds - 06 Dec 14

Researchers at the National Institutes of Health have found a duplication of a short stretch of the X chromosome in some people with a rare disorder that causes excessive childhood growth.



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Recommendations against mother-infant bedsharing interfere with breastfeeding

from MNTpaeds - 05 Dec 14

Recommendations by physician groups to avoid bedsharing among mothers and their babies are intended to reduce sleep-related infant deaths.



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Breakthrough: good gut bacteria 'highly effective' against malaria transmission

from MNTpaeds - 05 Dec 14

In a new study, researchers find that certain bacteria in the gut offer a natural defense mechanism against malaria transmission, paving the way for a vaccine against the disease.



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What parents, teachers, and lawmakers need to know about physical activity, brain health, cognition, and scholastic achievement

from MNTpaeds - 05 Dec 14

Over the past thirty years, physical activity among children has declined markedly.



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Children being given unnecessary chest X-rays

from MNTpaeds - 05 Dec 14

Researchers at Mayo Clinic found that some children are receiving chest X-rays that may be unnecessary and offer no clinical benefit to the patient, according to a study presented at the annual...



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Genomic tests are uncovering elusive diagnoses, saving time and money, and changing treatment for infants and children

from MNTpaeds - 05 Dec 14

Results from more than 100 families with children affected by a broad range of neurologic and developmental disorders who underwent genomic testing to end their quest for a diagnosis, were published...



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Children shouldn't belong to the clean plate club

from MNTpaeds - 05 Dec 14

Whereas most adults are members of the Clean Plate Club, they eat an average of about 90% of the food they serve themselves, children do not.



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Boosting length of breastfeeding could save NHS more than £40 million every year

from MNTpaeds - 05 Dec 14

Doubling the number of mums who breastfeed for 7-18 months in their lifetime and helping others to continue for at least four months could save the NHS more than £40 million every year, suggests...



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Human trafficking investigated by Crime Victims' Institute

from MNTpaeds - 05 Dec 14

Human sex trafficking is a serious problem both domestically and internationally and enhanced education is necessary to address the risk factors for entry into the sex trade, the physical and mental...


 

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