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  • 2016
  • Posted November 25, 2016 TUESDAY, Nov. 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- While quality time spent with kids is always important, new research suggests it's a man's attitude that's key to raising happy children. (realfoodstore.com)
  • Posted September 23, 2016 TUESDAY, Sept. 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A strong and loving bond with parents may help protect kids' health for decades, a new study suggests. (realfoodstore.com)
  • IEPs
  • IFSPs, IEPs, assessments, accommodations-making sure that your child is getting an appropriate education can feel like a full-time job. (familyconnect.org)
  • infants
  • In order to identify this large group of hearing-impaired infants not identified with current testing protocols, it is now recommended that all newborns have a hearing test prior to discharge from the hospital. (medicinenet.com)
  • The goal of this program is to identify all hearing-impaired infants at an early age, thereby increasing these children's chance at healthy and more productive lives. (medicinenet.com)
  • Primary care providers (PCPs) of infants found to have carrier status were telephoned over a 48-month period, and asked to rehearse with a standardized patient how they would inform the infants' parent(s). 214 rehearsal transcripts were abstracted using explicit criteria methods to measure the frequency of five categories of high-quality communication behaviors. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • self-esteem
  • Positive as well as negative effects are described in the literature: young carers show an increased sense of self-esteem, early maturity, a close relationship towards their parents and some feel well prepared for life. (biomedcentral.com)
  • 2017
  • Posted April 26, 2017 By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, April 25, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Soothing your kids with food may stop the tears in the short-term. (realfoodstore.com)
  • Posted February 3, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Parents may be concerned about whether their little ones are eating enough nutritious food. (realfoodstore.com)
  • Posted October 14, 2017 TUESDAY, Oct. 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A fatty diet may up the risk of relapse in children with multiple sclerosis, according to a new study. (realfoodstore.com)
  • impairment
  • The likelihood of significant quality-of-life impairment was profound for obese children," said Schwimmer, who also directs the Weight and Wellness Center, a childhood obesity program at Children's Hospital and Health Center, San Diego. (prohealth.com)
  • The study included 40 children and adolescents with visually impairment and 34 control group without visual impairment. (archivespsy.com)
  • In visual impairment group, loneliness level was higher in subgroups of authoritative and permissive-indulgent parenting style. (archivespsy.com)
  • Today Ramzy attends a regular school, is learning the guitar, wants to play baseball, and often speaks-yes speaks - to audiences of parents and children who are learning how to deal with hearing impairment. (ibm.com)
  • obese
  • In a study published in the April 9, 2003 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), a team headed by University of California, San Diego (UCSD) pediatric gastroenterologist Jeffrey Schwimmer, M.D., noted the likelihood of impaired quality of life for obese children was 5.5 times greater than for a healthy child and as likely to be impaired as that of very sick children with cancer. (prohealth.com)
  • Prior to the new findings with obese children, the previously published study with young cancer patients had been the lowest health-related quality-of-life scores when compared to healthy kids and children with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, type 1 diabetes and congenital heart disease. (prohealth.com)
  • Noting that these data are the first published measurements in the United States of health-related quality of life for obese children, Schwimmer said physicians, parents and teachers need to be informed of the risk for impaired quality of life among overweight children to target interventions and enhance health outcomes. (prohealth.com)
  • Many people, including physicians, don't realize that what they perceive as merely a 'chubby' child may actually be an obese child," Schwimmer said. (prohealth.com)
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the number of obese children in the U.S. has increased from 5-6 percent in the 1970s to 15 percent today. (prohealth.com)
  • The CDC notes that the health consequences related to being overweight can begin in childhood or adolescence, making obese children at increased risk for various chronic diseases in later life. (prohealth.com)
  • help
  • If you move the furniture around, either ask your child to help you do it or be sure to tell him what you've done. (familyconnect.org)
  • She started Indonesia Hear Foundation to help a growing group of about 100 parents whose children are hearing impaired. (ibm.com)
  • We help the parents learn how to choose the right hearing aid, and teach their children the importance of wearing it," Rina says. (ibm.com)
  • hi there it would help to know a little more about the child, eg the age of the child, does the child have any useful vision at all, etc. (afb.org)
  • According to a former comprehensive review [ 2 , 3 ], these children provide help and care at any age, and the amount of their tasks increases with age. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Find answers, support, and help from other parents here. (familyconnect.org)
  • newborn
  • To examine the quality of communication likely to be experienced by parents when being first informed about how newborn screening identified heterozygous "carrier" status for cystic fibrosis or sickle cell disease. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • services
  • Providing these outreach services in the southern part of the state helps children, who might not otherwise have the opportunity, to grow into productive, independent adults, and it brings attention to the importance of vision care," said Kendrick, a native of Princeton, W.Va. (wvu.edu)
  • If this process is interrupted, the child needs special services, which costs a lot more," she said. (bostonherald.com)
  • By the 1950s, the League realized that parents of hearing impaired children needed services of their own. (utoledo.edu)
  • There are a significant number of kids who are appropriately followed up, but their follow-up isn't documented, and there are likely still some children falling through the cracks who need services and aren't getting them and aren't diagnosed at an appropriate age," said Charles J. Homer, MD, the cofounder, CEO, and president of the National Initiative for Children's Healthcare Quality. (lww.com)
  • Rehabilitation
  • MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - It's a homerun for West Virginia children with incurable vision loss thanks to the generosity of West Virginia University alumnus and Arizona Diamondbacks baseball team owner Earl G. "Ken" Kendrick, who provided another substantial gift to the WVU Eye Institute's Children's Vision Rehabilitation Program (CVRP). (wvu.edu)
  • Audiologists have had training that emphasizes diagnostic hearing testing techniques as well as hearing rehabilitation of children and adults. (medicinenet.com)
  • adults
  • Keyless locks that are easily opened by adults but difficult for children are available. (familyconnect.org)
  • Ignoring cautions from major business groups, the House and Senate in lightly attended informal sessions Thursday gave final approval to a bill requiring private insurance companies to cover the costs of hearing aids for all children and young adults under age 21. (bostonherald.com)
  • children's
  • With similar questions, parents were asked to assess their children's physical, emotional, social and school functioning. (prohealth.com)
  • In addition to the PedsQL questionnaire, the children were evaluated at Children's Hospital and Health Center, San Diego with physical and laboratory exams for obesity-related medical conditions such as diabetes, obstructive sleep apnea, polycystic ovary syndrome, fatty liver disease, and elevated insulin and cholesterol levels. (prohealth.com)
  • people
  • According to the United Nation's World Health Organization (WHO), there are almost 300 million people in the world who are hearing impaired. (ibm.com)
  • Freedom Vision is a nationwide distributor of innovative products providing visually impaired people with the Freedom to read again. (swipnet.se)
  • Upon returning to Toledo, Dewey taught lip-reading classes to other deaf and hearing impaired people. (utoledo.edu)
  • Since about 96 percent of all hearing-impaired children have parents who can hear, Mr. Cornett claims his method addresses the isolation of deaf people by helping them learn spoken English. (edweek.org)
  • Young carers are children or young people who look after family members who are ill or have disabilities. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Inventory
  • The JAMA study included 106 children ages 5-18 and their parents who took a test called the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory (PedsQL) 4.0 Generic Core Scales. (prohealth.com)
  • teach
  • When they refused, Ms. Sharp and several other parents withdrew their children, tested them, and then began using the method to teach them at home. (edweek.org)
  • young
  • Carrying your child, if he's young enough to tuck into a chest or back carrier or a sling, as you go about some of your daily chores. (familyconnect.org)
  • Becker [ 6 ] showed rising numbers of young carers worldwide in his presentation during the 2nd Young Carers Conference "Every child has the right to…", hosted in Malmö this year. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Ian Young International Counseling Center for Parents of Hearing Impaired Children Meggen, Switzerland ERRATUM Please note the corrected legend for this graph. (jhu.edu)
  • risk
  • 8 , 9 However, in another study examining firearm security, each of the practices of securing the firearm (keeping it locked and unloaded) and securing the ammunition (keeping it locked and stored away from the firearm) were associated with reduced risk of youth shootings that resulted in unintentional or self-inflicted injury or death. (aappublications.org)
  • school
  • Last summer, Ms. Sharp, who is president of the Philadelphia Cued Speech Association, presented the parents' case to school officials again. (edweek.org)
  • quality
  • We were most surprised, however, that the quality-of-life scores self-reported by children and assessed by parents were as bad as scores previously reported by children with cancer who were undergoing chemotherapy. (prohealth.com)
  • Even in the absence of these physical conditions, children and parents reported a low quality of life," Schwimmer said. (prohealth.com)
  • NBS programs have developed educational and support materials for families, but it is also important to work on PCPs communication because first conversations can be critical for understanding [ 13 ], and because the quality of PCP's communication has been criticized by parents and NBS officials [ 8 , 14 - 16 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • In this paper, we describe communication quality indicator data from a 48-month statewide sample of PCPs' "rehearsals" with a standardized patient prior to informing an actual parent about a NBS result showing carrier status for CF or SCD. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • develop
  • Children who are diagnosed quickly and have access to hearing aids early in life tend to develop speech and language on par with their hearing peers, and are more able to join mainstream classrooms, according to advocates. (bostonherald.com)
  • Kids learn how to avoid colds and flu and develop healthy eating choices that will last a lifetime. (dcmp.org)
  • However
  • However, treatment for children is hindered by a number of factors, he added. (prohealth.com)
  • The problem, however, is that some children do not receive timely follow-up, delaying diagnosis and treatment. (lww.com)