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Disease-causing gut bacteria common in children

Disease-causing gut bacteria common in children

Gut bacteria that can inhibit growth are more common in children than we thought A type of bacteria, which can cause diarrhea and inhibit growth in children in developing countries, has been found in 14% of a sample of children in an industrialized country. However, the children had only mild gastrointestinal symptoms or no symptoms […]

By October 10, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
PTSD can develop without memory of the original event

PTSD can develop without memory of the original event

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) develops as a consequence of an event a person experiences or is exposed to, such as a violent crime, rape or serious injury. The feelings associated with the experience – such as horror, helplessness, dread and fear – can be felt strongly after the event and the victim may experience flashbacks, […]

By September 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Why Children Never Listen

Why Children Never Listen

It seems an ingrained part of life – increasingly frustrated adults shouting at seemingly brain dead teens and children who pay no attention to them. Well, now experimenters might have found an explanation as to why children just don’t pay attention – especially when they are engaged in other activities. It is not simply the […]