Organized efforts by communities or organizations to improve the health and well-being of the child.
Children with mental or physical disabilities that interfere with usual activities of daily living and that may require accommodation or intervention.
Any observable response or action of a child from 24 months through 12 years of age. For neonates or children younger than 24 months, INFANT BEHAVIOR is available.
Organized services to provide health care for children.
The training or bringing-up of children by parents or parent-substitutes. It is used also for child rearing practices in different societies, at different economic levels, in different ethnic groups, etc. It differs from PARENTING in that in child rearing the emphasis is on the act of training or bringing up the child and the interaction between the parent and child, while parenting emphasizes the responsibility and qualities of exemplary behavior of the parent.
A child who is receiving long-term in-patient services or who resides in an institutional setting.
Disturbances considered to be pathological based on age and stage appropriateness, e.g., conduct disturbances and anaclitic depression. This concept does not include psychoneuroses, psychoses, or personality disorders with fixed patterns.
The study of normal and abnormal behavior of children.
Child with one or more parents afflicted by a physical or mental disorder.
The giving of attention to the special dental needs of children, including the prevention of tooth diseases and instruction in dental hygiene and dental health. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
Child who has lost both parents through death or desertion.
Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition, occurring in children ages 2 to 12 years.
The language and sounds expressed by a child at a particular maturational stage in development.
Nutritional physiology of children aged 2-12 years.
Number of deaths of children between one year of age to 12 years of age in a given population.
Female parents, human or animal.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
The interactions between parent and child.
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The formally authorized guardianship or care of a CHILD.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Severe distortions in the development of many basic psychological functions that are not normal for any stage in development. These distortions are manifested in sustained social impairment, speech abnormalities, and peculiar motor movements.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
An infant during the first month after birth.
A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.
The distance from the sole to the crown of the head with body standing on a flat surface and fully extended.
A form of bronchial disorder with three distinct components: airway hyper-responsiveness (RESPIRATORY HYPERSENSITIVITY), airway INFLAMMATION, and intermittent AIRWAY OBSTRUCTION. It is characterized by spasmodic contraction of airway smooth muscle, WHEEZING, and dyspnea (DYSPNEA, PAROXYSMAL).
Educational institutions.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
A child or adolescent who is deserted by parents or parent substitutes without regard for its future care.
Interaction between a mother and child.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.
Special hospitals which provide care for ill children.
Deviations from the average values for a specific age and sex in any or all of the following: height, weight, skeletal proportions, osseous development, or maturation of features. Included here are both acceleration and retardation of growth.
The study of NUTRITION PROCESSES as well as the components of food, their actions, interaction, and balance in relation to health and disease of children, infants or adolescents.
A disorder beginning in childhood. It is marked by the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. Manifestations of the disorder vary greatly depending on the developmental level and chronological age of the individual. (DSM-V)
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
The ability to learn and to deal with new situations and to deal effectively with tasks involving abstractions.
Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.
Conditions characterized by language abilities (comprehension and expression of speech and writing) that are below the expected level for a given age, generally in the absence of an intellectual impairment. These conditions may be associated with DEAFNESS; BRAIN DISEASES; MENTAL DISORDERS; or environmental factors.
An increased liquidity or decreased consistency of FECES, such as running stool. Fecal consistency is related to the ratio of water-holding capacity of insoluble solids to total water, rather than the amount of water present. Diarrhea is not hyperdefecation or increased fecal weight.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.
The gradual expansion in complexity and meaning of symbols and sounds as perceived and interpreted by the individual through a maturational and learning process. Stages in development include babbling, cooing, word imitation with cognition, and use of short sentences.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Size and composition of the family.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
A behavior disorder originating in childhood in which the essential features are signs of developmentally inappropriate inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. Although most individuals have symptoms of both inattention and hyperactivity-impulsivity, one or the other pattern may be predominant. The disorder is more frequent in males than females. Onset is in childhood. Symptoms often attenuate during late adolescence although a minority experience the full complement of symptoms into mid-adulthood. (From DSM-V)
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
Gradual increase in the number, the size, and the complexity of cells of an individual. Growth generally results in increase in ORGAN WEIGHT; BODY WEIGHT; and BODY HEIGHT.
The technique that deals with the measurement of the size, weight, and proportions of the human or other primate body.
State of the body in relation to the consumption and utilization of nutrients.
Financial assistance provided by the government to indigent families with dependent children who meet certain requirements as defined by the Social Security Act, Title IV, in the U.S.
A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).
Male parents, human or animal.
The frequency of different ages or age groups in a given population. The distribution may refer to either how many or what proportion of the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Noises, normal and abnormal, heard on auscultation over any part of the RESPIRATORY TRACT.
Voluntary acceptance of a child of other parents to be as one's own child, usually with legal confirmation.
Standardized tests that measure the present general ability or aptitude for intellectual performance.
Families who care for neglected children or patients unable to care for themselves.
Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
Procedures and programs that facilitate the development or skill acquisition in infants and young children who have disabilities, who are at risk for developing disabilities, or who are gifted. It includes programs that are designed to prevent handicapping conditions in infants and young children and family-centered programs designed to affect the functioning of infants and children with special needs. (From Journal of Early Intervention, Editorial, 1989, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 3; A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, prepared for the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, 1976)
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
The nursing of an infant at the breast.
Persons who provide care to those who need supervision or assistance in illness or disability. They may provide the care in the home, in a hospital, or in an institution. Although caregivers include trained medical, nursing, and other health personnel, the concept also refers to parents, spouses, or other family members, friends, members of the clergy, teachers, social workers, fellow patients.
The mass or quantity of heaviness of an individual. It is expressed by units of pounds or kilograms.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
An indicator of body density as determined by the relationship of BODY WEIGHT to BODY HEIGHT. BMI=weight (kg)/height squared (m2). BMI correlates with body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE). Their relationship varies with age and gender. For adults, BMI falls into these categories: below 18.5 (underweight); 18.5-24.9 (normal); 25.0-29.9 (overweight); 30.0 and above (obese). (National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Tests designed to assess language behavior and abilities. They include tests of vocabulary, comprehension, grammar and functional use of language, e.g., Development Sentence Scoring, Receptive-Expressive Emergent Language Scale, Parsons Language Sample, Utah Test of Language Development, Michigan Language Inventory and Verbal Language Development Scale, Illinois Test of Psycholinguistic Abilities, Northwestern Syntax Screening Test, Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test, Ammons Full-Range Picture Vocabulary Test, and Assessment of Children's Language Comprehension.
Surgical removal of a tonsil or tonsils. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is above certain standard of acceptable or desirable weight. In the scale of BODY MASS INDEX, overweight is defined as having a BMI of 25.0-29.9 kg/m2. Overweight may or may not be due to increases in body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE), hence overweight does not equal "over fat".
Conditions characterized by a significant discrepancy between an individual's perceived level of intellect and their ability to acquire new language and other cognitive skills. These disorders may result from organic or psychological conditions. Relatively common subtypes include DYSLEXIA, DYSCALCULIA, and DYSGRAPHIA.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
The consequences of exposing the FETUS in utero to certain factors, such as NUTRITION PHYSIOLOGICAL PHENOMENA; PHYSIOLOGICAL STRESS; DRUGS; RADIATION; and other physical or chemical factors. These consequences are observed later in the offspring after BIRTH.
An imbalanced nutritional status resulted from insufficient intake of nutrients to meet normal physiological requirement.
Disease having a short and relatively severe course.
Excision of the adenoids. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill infants and children. Neonates are excluded since INTENSIVE CARE UNITS, NEONATAL is available.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of ETHIOPIA, west of SOMALIA with TANZANIA to its south, and coastline on the Indian Ocean. Its capital is Nairobi.
A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
Living facilities for humans.
The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.
Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition, occurring in infants ages 1 month to 24 months.
Children who have reached maturity or the legal age of majority.
Excrement from the INTESTINES, containing unabsorbed solids, waste products, secretions, and BACTERIA of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.
A syndrome produced by severe protein deficiency, characterized by retarded growth, changes in skin and hair pigment, edema, and pathologic changes in the liver, including fatty infiltration, necrosis, and fibrosis. The word is a local name in Gold Coast, Africa, meaning "displaced child". Although first reported from Africa, kwashiorkor is now known throughout the world, but mainly in the tropics and subtropics. It is considered to be related to marasmus. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
Devices used to protect and restrain infant and child automotive passengers.
Education of the individual who markedly deviates intellectually, physically, socially, or emotionally from those considered to be normal, thus requiring special instruction.
INFLAMMATION of any segment of the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT from ESOPHAGUS to RECTUM. Causes of gastroenteritis are many including genetic, infection, HYPERSENSITIVITY, drug effects, and CANCER.
The transmission and reproduction of transient images of fixed or moving objects. An electronic system of transmitting such images together with sound over a wire or through space by apparatus that converts light and sound into electrical waves and reconverts them into visible light rays and audible sound. (From Webster, 3rd ed)
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
A soft, grayish metal with poisonous salts; atomic number 82, atomic weight 207.19, symbol Pb. (Dorland, 28th)
The confinement of a patient in a hospital.
Inflammation of the MIDDLE EAR including the AUDITORY OSSICLES and the EUSTACHIAN TUBE.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.
A clinical condition resulting from repeated physical and psychological injuries inflicted on a child by the parents or caregivers.
A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.
A neoplasm characterized by abnormalities of the lymphoid cell precursors leading to excessive lymphoblasts in the marrow and other organs. It is the most common cancer in children and accounts for the vast majority of all childhood leukemias.
Subnormal intellectual functioning which originates during the developmental period. This has multiple potential etiologies, including genetic defects and perinatal insults. Intelligence quotient (IQ) scores are commonly used to determine whether an individual has an intellectual disability. IQ scores between 70 and 79 are in the borderline range. Scores below 67 are in the disabled range. (from Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1992, Ch55, p28)
Predisposition to react to one's environment in a certain way; usually refers to mood changes.
Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.
Performance of complex motor acts.
Disorders caused by nutritional imbalance, either overnutrition or undernutrition.
Marked impairments in the development of motor coordination such that the impairment interferes with activities of daily living. (From DSM-V)
Administration of vaccines to stimulate the host's immune response. This includes any preparation intended for active immunological prophylaxis.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
Institutions for the housing and care of orphans, foundlings, and abandoned children. They have existed as such since the medieval period but the heading is applicable to such usage also in modern parlance.
Adaptation of the person to the social environment. Adjustment may take place by adapting the self to the environment or by changing the environment. (From Campbell, Psychiatric Dictionary, 1996)
Personality construct referring to an individual's perception of the locus of events as determined internally by his or her own behavior versus fate, luck, or external forces. (ERIC Thesaurus, 1996).
Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
Malaria caused by PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM. This is the severest form of malaria and is associated with the highest levels of parasites in the blood. This disease is characterized by irregularly recurring febrile paroxysms that in extreme cases occur with acute cerebral, renal, or gastrointestinal manifestations.
Success in bringing an effort to the desired end; the degree or level of success attained in some specified area (esp. scholastic) or in general.
Equipment and furniture used by infants and babies in the home, car, and play area.
The top portion of the pharynx situated posterior to the nose and superior to the SOFT PALATE. The nasopharynx is the posterior extension of the nasal cavities and has a respiratory function.
Efforts and designs to reduce the incidence of unexpected undesirable events in various environments and situations.
The behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a mother.
"Decayed, missing and filled teeth," a routinely used statistical concept in dentistry.
A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)
Child who has no siblings.
A period in the human life in which the development of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal system takes place and reaches full maturity. The onset of synchronized endocrine events in puberty lead to the capacity for reproduction (FERTILITY), development of secondary SEX CHARACTERISTICS, and other changes seen in ADOLESCENT DEVELOPMENT.
Behavioral, psychological, and social relations among various members of the nuclear family and the extended family.
Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.
The transmission of infectious disease or pathogens from one generation to another. It includes transmission in utero or intrapartum by exposure to blood and secretions, and postpartum exposure via breastfeeding.
A protozoan disease caused in humans by four species of the PLASMODIUM genus: PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM; PLASMODIUM VIVAX; PLASMODIUM OVALE; and PLASMODIUM MALARIAE; and transmitted by the bite of an infected female mosquito of the genus ANOPHELES. Malaria is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, Central and South America, Oceania, and certain Caribbean islands. It is characterized by extreme exhaustion associated with paroxysms of high FEVER; SWEATING; shaking CHILLS; and ANEMIA. Malaria in ANIMALS is caused by other species of plasmodia.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.
The determination and evaluation of personality attributes by interviews, observations, tests, or scales. Articles concerning personality measurement are considered to be within scope of this term.
A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.
The training or molding of an individual through various relationships, educational agencies, and social controls, which enables him to become a member of a particular society.
Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.
City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.
The reciprocal interaction of two or more persons.
A chromosome disorder associated either with an extra chromosome 21 or an effective trisomy for chromosome 21. Clinical manifestations include hypotonia, short stature, brachycephaly, upslanting palpebral fissures, epicanthus, Brushfield spots on the iris, protruding tongue, small ears, short, broad hands, fifth finger clinodactyly, Simian crease, and moderate to severe INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY. Cardiac and gastrointestinal malformations, a marked increase in the incidence of LEUKEMIA, and the early onset of ALZHEIMER DISEASE are also associated with this condition. Pathologic features include the development of NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES in neurons and the deposition of AMYLOID BETA-PROTEIN, similar to the pathology of ALZHEIMER DISEASE. (Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p213)
Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.
A method of studying a drug or procedure in which both the subjects and investigators are kept unaware of who is actually getting which specific treatment.
A disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of paroxysmal brain dysfunction due to a sudden, disorderly, and excessive neuronal discharge. Epilepsy classification systems are generally based upon: (1) clinical features of the seizure episodes (e.g., motor seizure), (2) etiology (e.g., post-traumatic), (3) anatomic site of seizure origin (e.g., frontal lobe seizure), (4) tendency to spread to other structures in the brain, and (5) temporal patterns (e.g., nocturnal epilepsy). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p313)
Reactions to an event or set of events which are considered to be of pathological degree, that have not developed into a neurosis, psychosis, or personality disorder with fixed patterns.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
A republic in western Africa, south of NIGER between BENIN and CAMEROON. Its capital is Abuja.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
A disease characterized by chronic hemolytic anemia, episodic painful crises, and pathologic involvement of many organs. It is the clinical expression of homozygosity for hemoglobin S.
The application of modern theories of learning and conditioning in the treatment of behavior disorders.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA and north of MOZAMBIQUE. Its capital is Dar es Salaam. It was formed in 1964 by a merger of the countries of TANGANYIKA and ZANZIBAR.
A republic in eastern Africa, south of SUDAN and west of KENYA. Its capital is Kampala.
Involuntary discharge of URINE after expected age of completed development of urinary control. This can happen during the daytime (DIURNAL ENURESIS) while one is awake or during sleep (NOCTURNAL ENURESIS). Enuresis can be in children or in adults (as persistent primary enuresis and secondary adult-onset enuresis).
The nursing specialty concerning care of children from birth to adolescence. It includes the clinical and psychological aspects of nursing care.
Includes both producing and responding to words, either written or spoken.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.
The ratio of two odds. The exposure-odds ratio for case control data is the ratio of the odds in favor of exposure among cases to the odds in favor of exposure among noncases. The disease-odds ratio for a cohort or cross section is the ratio of the odds in favor of disease among the exposed to the odds in favor of disease among the unexposed. The prevalence-odds ratio refers to an odds ratio derived cross-sectionally from studies of prevalent cases.
Tests designed to measure intellectual functioning in children and adults.
The status of health in urban populations.
Arthritis of children, with onset before 16 years of age. The terms juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) refer to classification systems for chronic arthritis in children. Only one subtype of juvenile arthritis (polyarticular-onset, rheumatoid factor-positive) clinically resembles adult rheumatoid arthritis and is considered its childhood equivalent.
The science or study of speech sounds and their production, transmission, and reception, and their analysis, classification, and transcription. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN A in the diet, characterized by NIGHT BLINDNESS and other ocular manifestations such as dryness of the conjunctiva and later of the cornea (XEROPHTHALMIA). Vitamin A deficiency is a very common problem worldwide, particularly in developing countries as a consequence of famine or shortages of vitamin A-rich foods. In the United States it is found among the urban poor, the elderly, alcoholics, and patients with malabsorption. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1179)
A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.
A collection of lymphoid nodules on the posterior wall and roof of the NASOPHARYNX.
Developmental abnormalities involving structures of the heart. These defects are present at birth but may be discovered later in life.
The interactions between the professional person and the family.
Standardized tests designed to measure abilities, as in intelligence, aptitude, and achievement tests, or to evaluate personality traits.
A republic in western Africa, south of BURKINA FASO and west of TOGO. Its capital is Accra.
A republic in southern Africa, the southernmost part of Africa. It has three capitals: Pretoria (administrative), Cape Town (legislative), and Bloemfontein (judicial). Officially the Republic of South Africa since 1960, it was called the Union of South Africa 1910-1960.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
Acquired or developmental conditions marked by an impaired ability to comprehend or generate spoken forms of language.
The lack of sufficient energy or protein to meet the body's metabolic demands, as a result of either an inadequate dietary intake of protein, intake of poor quality dietary protein, increased demands due to disease, or increased nutrient losses.
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  • Kristina Marusic's coverage of air pollution in western Pennsylvania for Environmental Health News won an honorable mention for outstanding small market beat reporting in the Society of Environmental Journalists' 2019 Annual Awards for Reporting on the Environment . (
  • There was a 22.3 percent spike in ER trips for potential suicides by children aged 12 to 17 in summer 2020 compared to 2019, according to findings published in the CDC's 'Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. (
  • But remarkably high rates of sexual victimization persist in 12 facilities stretching from Oregon to Florida, including Circleville, according to the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics special report released Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. (
  • In 2020, attempts to migrate by sea soared, with Italian authorities reporting 12,883 irregular arrivals from Tunisia, compared with 2,654 in 2019. (
  • 2017) Patient Safety Incidents Involving Sick Children in Primary Care in England and Wales: A Mixed Methods Analysis. (
  • NEW YORK/ GENEVA/ WASHINGTON D.C., 18 September 2018 - An estimated 6.3 million children under 15 years of age died in 2017, or 1 every 5 seconds, mostly of preventable causes, according to new mortality estimates released by UNICEF, the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Population Division and the World Bank Group. (
  • The number of children dying under five has fallen dramatically from 12.6 million in 1990 to 5.4 million in 2017. (
  • The 2017-18 results mark the 11th year of the pediatric rankings report, which serve as a guide of hospitals that excel in treating the sickest children. (
  • Regional Updates: Vicente Edgewood's Vicente Campus in San Francisco achieved a number of important milestones in fiscal year 2016-2017, especially in our treatment programs, which served 818 vulnerable children and youth. (
  • In October 2017, officers from the Public Protection Unit based in Fife began enquiries into Grimes, and thereafter specialist officers from Police Scotland's National Child Abuse Investigation Unit continued the investigation. (
  • LAS VEGAS - Vegas PBS will unveil a new children's area in its Described and Captioned Media Center (DCMC) library with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. (
  • In 2017, Bangladesh made a moderate advancement in efforts to eliminate the worst forms of child labor. (
  • The report shows that in 2017, six out of every 10 deaths reviewed by the office occurred in children under a year old, with almost half attributed to an unsafe sleep environment. (
  • On the whole, deaths among children in New York's child welfare system rose slightly in 2017 from 290 to 304. (
  • Also notable from 2017 was the rise in child deaths where the manner of death was labeled "pending" - meaning it required more information. (
  • In 2017, 304 children involved in New York's child welfare system died. (
  • NEW YORK 31 October 2016 - Almost one in seven of the world's children, 300 million, live in areas with the most toxic levels of outdoor air pollution - six or more times higher than international guidelines - reveals a new UNICEF report . (
  • The hospitals ranked among the top 25 in eight of the 10 specialties and were best in the Bay Area in five practices - cancer, diabetes and endocrinology, neonatology, neurology and neurosurgery, and urology - according to U.S. News & World Report , which released the results of its best pediatric hospitals on June 21, 2016. (
  • The 2016-17 results mark the 10th year of publication of the pediatric rankings, which serve as a guide to hospitals that lead in treating the sickest children. (
  • In 2016, the World Health Organization Malaria Policy Advisory Committee reported that P . knowlesi was the predominant malaria species in Malaysia, comprising 69% of cases 8 . (
  • In 2016, Office of Children and Family Services and the state Health Department launched a campaign to raise awareness and education about safe sleep among parents with newborns and maternity hospital nurses. (
  • Das K, Mondal NK (2016) Dental fluorosis and urinary fluoride concentration as a reflection of fluoride exposure and its impact on IQ level and BMI of children of Laxmisagar, Simlapal Block of Bankura District, WB. (
  • FILE - In this June 25, 2020, file photo, a physician assistant prepares to collect a nasal swab sample from a patient for COVID-19 testing at Xpress Urgent Care in Tustin, Calif. California health officials have reported the state's first coronavirus death of a child. (
  • A heightened appreciation about mental health in 2020 might have prompted parents to get their children mental health treatment, they said. (
  • The findings in this report help to further characterize the substantial impact of ADHD on families. (
  • The vast majority (73 percent) of children who acquired AIDS come from families where one or both parents are intravenous (IV) drug abusers (Report of the Surgeon General's workshop). (
  • When the Department of Children and Families (DCF) receives a report of child abuse or neglect from a mandated reporter or another concerned citizen, DCF is required to evaluate the allegations and determine the safety of the children. (
  • Bennell, who is now known as Richard Jones, was described during the course of his trial as a 'child molester on an industrial scale' who would not just groom his victims, but also their families. (
  • Monitor air pollution: Better monitoring has been proven to help children, youth, families and communities to reduce their exposure to air pollution, become more informed about its causes, and advocate for changes that make the air safer to breathe. (
  • Validations such as these rankings are a testament to the tremendous caliber of the physicians, nurses, technicians and other health care providers and staff who are driven each day to provide the best care possible to the children and families they serve," he said. (
  • Our Values Edgewood Center for Children and Families is a leading community-based organization that provides behavioral health, family support, and educational services. (
  • Edgewood touches the lives of thousands of at-risk children, youth, and families facing life-challenging mental health conditions often exacerbated by challenging family dynamics, limited social and economic resources, trauma, abuse, or neglect. (
  • Building on that proud history, I began working with our leadership to create an ambitious vision for our future, one based on a renewed commitment to innovation, research, training, advocacy, responding to the housing crisis, and providing services that address the need for a continuum of care that meets the growing mental health needs of today's Bay Area children and families. (
  • From sending a team of trauma-trained clinicians and social service experts to help victims of the North Bay fires, to doubling down on our commitment to With your help, serving kinship families in San Mateo County despite significant changes to the county funding landscape - everything is Edgewood was there for children and families, as we possible. (
  • We helped suicidal children, young people facing severe depression, anxiety, PTSD or other psychiatric emergencies, and their families, at our innovative Crisis Stabilization Unit (CSU), one of only three designated pediatric CSU emergency facilities in the State when it opened in 2014. (
  • Our Intensive Residential Services provided trauma-informed compassionate care for 45 children and youth and worked to engage their families in preparation for their return to a safe home environment. (
  • The mission of The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is to protect children, the elderly, and people with disabilities from abuse, neglect, and exploitation by involving clients, families, and communities. (
  • Our physicians, nurses, other patient care workers - all of us - take the care of the children and families we serve very seriously. (
  • Rights groups say the police have arrested some 1,000 people - many of them minors - for alleged acts of vandalism and theft, while parents and families are now also joining the protests, lobbying for the release of their children. (
  • We achieve this mission by building strong kids, strong families, and strong communities through a broad spectrum of programs for children, youth, adults, seniors, and families. (
  • Where possible, ChildcareCenter provides inspection reports as a service to families. (
  • Some areas where the county fell short included: the rate of uninsured children, teen birth rates and the percentage of families relying on low-cost food, she said. (
  • Thank you to the administrators, program managers, doctors, nurses, social workers, child welfare workers, and community organizers who spent time with us either on the telephone or during our site visits. (
  • The report's findings raise concerns about states' level of oversight of each problematic facility and whether enough is being done to uncover and respond to sexual abuse, said Marsha Levick, chief legal officer for the Juvenile Law Center, a rights organization within the child welfare and justice system. (
  • The Morris report also said that cuts to social care budgets and welfare benefits were undermining independent living for disabled people. (
  • In addition, government inspectors also facilitated the removal of more than 1,000 victims of child labor and referred them to social services provided by the Ministry of Gender, Children and Social Welfare. (
  • The increase was detailed in a year-end report from the state Office of Children and Family Services, which reviews all deaths involving children in the state's child welfare system. (
  • In 2015, enrollment was reported as 510 pupils in 9th through 12th grades, with 59.8% of pupils eligible for a free lunch, due to the family meeting the federal poverty level. (
  • across Colorado's rural counties, about 23 percent of children live in poverty. (
  • Almost one in three children in the north west is estimated to be living in poverty. (
  • Two-thirds of children in poverty are growing up in households where at least one parent has a job, and that number is rising. (
  • SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California health officials reported the state's first coronavirus death of a child on Friday as the statewide tally of fatalities surpassed 9,000, saying the victim was a teenager who had other health conditions. (
  • It's extremely rare for children to die of the coronavirus. (
  • Most children under 5 die due to preventable or treatable causes such as complications during birth, pneumonia, diarrhea, neonatal sepsis and malaria. (
  • Increase children's access to healthcare: Investing in children's overall healthcare - including immunisation campaigns and improving knowledge, community management and numbers seeking care for pneumonia (a leading killer of children under five) - will improve their resilience to air pollution and their ability to recover from diseases and conditions linked to it. (
  • Did you know that according to UNICEF "Pneumonia accounts for 15%of all deaths of children under 5 years old, killing 920,136 children in2015. (
  • Did you also know that annually, about 6 million new cases of pneumonia occurs in under-5 children in Nigeria? (
  • Despite the fact that pneumonia can be easily treated and is preventable, an alarming number of children are still dying from this deadly disease. (
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae is the most common bacteria associated with pneumonia in children. (
  • As we mark World Pneumonia day globally today, let us fight Pneumonia and save a child. (
  • To reduce preventable child deaths in Nigeria we must tackle the scourge of pneumonia because every breathe counts. (
  • They are also in a family where there has been child abuse and neglect," said Beigler. (
  • DCF Does Not Report Incidents of Abuse, Neglect, and/or Sexual Abuse of Children in Its Care to District Attorneys' Offices for Investigation Whenever It Is Required to Do So. (
  • Audit found 19 incidents of abuse or neglect of children in DCF care that were not formally reported to and received by district attorneys. (
  • Section 51B of Chapter 119 of the General Laws requires DCF to notify the appropriate DA's office immediately when early evidence indicates that there is reasonable cause to believe that, as a result of abuse or neglect, a child has been physically and/or sexually abused or sexually exploited. (
  • The purpose of the screening process is to gather sufficient information to determine whether the allegation meets the criteria of suspected abuse or neglect, and whether there is immediate danger to the safety of a child. (
  • Reports that do not meet DCF's criteria of suspected abuse or neglect are s creened-out . (
  • Scientists still aren't certain why children don't seem to be as seriously affected by the virus as adults. (
  • Given the number of high-profile school shootings last year, both children and adults may be feeling anxiety about school safety. (
  • As most schools have active shooter drills or other safety practices, discuss with children why this is necessary and identify any adults they can turn to in those moments. (
  • In 1981, Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) was first identified in adults, and a few years later it was identified in children. (
  • Conversely, by spending more time at home together with young persons, adults might have become more aware of suicidal thoughts and behaviors, and thus been more likely to take their children to the ED,' according to the report. (
  • Children are more susceptible than adults to both indoor and outdoor air pollution as their lungs, brains and immune systems are still developing and their respiratory tracts are more permeable. (
  • Young children also breathe faster than adults, and take in more air relative to their body weight. (
  • Kids at the St. Anthony facility can contact trusted adults and child protection hotlines around the clock and report abuse in other ways, Prow said. (
  • The grant from Wells Fargo makes it possible for Vegas PBS to expand the DCMC with the new children's area and funds additional table space where paraprofessionals, educators and caregivers accessing the DCMC can use materials strategically to reach learning goals, conduct small meetings and consult with children and adults addressing special needs. (
  • H. diminuta infection is reported to be more common among children than adults. (
  • The Connecticut/Western Massachusetts office of the American Diabetes Association teamed up with Karate Universe of Norwalk on Saturday to raise funds to help children and adults who live with diabetes on a daily basis. (
  • Additionally, the fatalities that occur in adult beds usually involve a co-sleeping scenario with one or more other adults or children. (
  • Such deaths have been on the rise nationally in recent years due to a rise in adults sharing a sleep surface with their child. (
  • Frequencies in reported psychosomatic illnesses have increased in Sweden among children, adolescents, and young adults. (
  • Nowadays, fluoride toxicity is gaining much attention in the endemic areas due to its adverse impact on the children's cognitive function, since children are more susceptible to fluoride toxicity as compared to adults. (
  • This includes children in foster care, children ensnared in local child protective or preventive services cases, and all deaths reported to the state's child abuse hotline. (
  • Those challenges notwithstanding, he says the new study "is valuable for both the specific findings, lessons, and insights, but also for encouraging us to grapple with the value of such reporting systems, analysis of collected reports, and ways of better leveraging findings to prevent harm in the future. (
  • This brief provides midline findings from the impact evaluation of a cash plus model targeting youth in households receiving the United Republic of Tanzania's Productive Social Safety Net (PSSN). (
  • This report was prepared under contract #HHS-100-85-0070 between HHS's Office of Social Services Policy (now the Office of Disability, Aging and Long-Term Care Policy) and Macro Systems, Inc. For additional information about this subject, you can visit the ASPE home page at . (
  • Last week's report, by longstanding disability researcher and campaigner, Jenny Morris, was published by campaigning charity Disability Rights UK and In Control, the charity that developed the concept of self-directed support. (
  • The coalition government has produced its own disability strategy, Fulfilling Potential , which aims to improve outcomes across six areas - education, employment, income health and wellbeing, choice and control and on the inclusivity of communities. (
  • The Office for Disability Issues has promised to produce an annual report on progress. (
  • In response to the report, a spokesperson for the Department for Work and Pensions, which leads on disability for the government, said: "The UK has a generous system of support for disabled people, spending around £50bn a year on benefits and services. (
  • The Intermediate Unit IU1 provides the district with a wide variety of services like specialized education for disabled students and hearing, background checks for employees, state mandated recognizing and reporting child abuse training, speech and visual disability services and criminal background check processing for prospective employees and professional development for staff and faculty. (
  • Fluoride exposure and reported learning disability diagnosis among Canadian children: Implications for community water fluoridation. (
  • Clear the Air for Children uses satellite imagery to show for the first time how many children are exposed to outdoor pollution that exceeds global guidelines set by the World Health Organization (WHO), and where they live across the globe. (
  • The satellite imagery confirms that around 2 billion children live in areas where outdoor air pollution, caused by factors such as vehicle emissions, heavy use of fossil fuels, dust and burning of waste, exceeds minimum air quality guidelines set by the World Health Organization. (
  • Today's report shows that the juvenile detention system is making long overdue strides in preventing sexual abuse," Lovisa Stannow, executive director of Just Detention International, an organization seeking to end sexual abuse in detention, said in a statement. (
  • The organization says children who start playing tackle football at the age of 5 have 10 times the risk of developing the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy compared to those who wait until they are 14. (
  • Map of St. Louis area COVID-19 cases - MO: 1,042 deaths/ 24,629 cases IL: 7,063 deaths/ 148,452 cases. (
  • CDC estimates 3,000 cases of pediatric AIDS by 1991, and there are estimates that 10,000 - 20,000 infants and children will be infected with HIV by 1991 (Report of the Surgeon General's workshop). (
  • In 1991, 923 000 children younger than 15 years and 346 000 adolescents 15 through 19 years of age resided on US farms and ranches. (
  • From 1991 to 1993, an annual average of 104 deaths of children younger than 20 years occurred on US farms and ranches. (
  • 3 Based on the estimated 1 298 000 children and adolescents younger than 20 years living on farms in 1991, the overall annual farm death rate was 8.0 per 100 000 child and adolescent farm residents. (
  • Chen Y, Han F, Zhou Z, Zhang H, Jiao X, Zhang S et al (1991) Research on the intellectual development of children in high fluoride areas. (
  • Child fatalities that occur in unsafe sleep environments most frequently occur when infants are placed in adult beds," the report notes. (
  • Most deaths (59 percent) occurred in infants, followed by children ages 1 to 4 (23 percent). (
  • The 2018 report included questions on the use of e-cigarettes/electronic vapor products for the first time. (
  • Deloitte GCC Powers of Construction 2018 report - Has the industry turned the corner? (
  • Under-five mortality rates among children in rural areas are, on average, 50 per cent higher than among children in urban areas. (
  • The study also examines the heavy toll of indoor pollution, commonly caused by use of fuels like coal and wood for cooking and heating, which mostly affects children in low-income, rural areas. (
  • Little is known about demographic differences in self-reported psychosomatic complaints, such as between urban and rural areas, and whether surveys launched on the Internet could be a useful method in sampling such data. (
  • Subjects of both sexes generally reported significantly higher levels of self-reported psychosomatic complaints in major city areas as compared with minor city/rural areas, even though the differences between the areas were small. (
  • In subjects aged 10 to 24 years, higher levels of psychosomatic complaints appear to correlate with living in major city areas in comparison with minor city/rural areas. (
  • Not all rural people live on farms, but most farms are in rural areas. (
  • Female genital mutilation (FGM) was prevalent in rural areas. (
  • Ding Y, Sun H, Han H, Wang W, Ji X, Liu X et al (2011) The relationships between low levels of urine fluoride on children's intelligence, dental fluorosis in endemic fluorosis areas in Hulunbuir, Inner Mongolia, China. (
  • FOX40 News digs deeper into one of California's infamous serial killer/cold cases: The East Area Rapist. (
  • Only about 9% of California's nearly half-million confirmed virus cases are children, and very few have suffered conditions serious enough for hospitalization, according to state data. (
  • Surveillance data that CDC has gathered show that as of December 31, 1987 there were a total of 737 cases of AIDS in children (CDC Surveillance Report, 1987). (
  • A number of DAs told us that they would have performed detailed investigations of many of the unreported cases if DCF had properly reported them to the DAs' offices. (
  • By not ensuring that all substantiated cases of sexual abuse are reported to the appropriate DA's office, DCF may be preventing alleged abusers from being prosecuted. (
  • The country reported 125 new cases in 24 hours on Tuesday, an increase from the 90 positive tests the day before, which itself was the highest one day total since the end of April. (
  • This is at the top of the list of worst cases, as far as children," Johnson said, calling the use of the dog crate and lack of care "unacceptable. (
  • In Sabah state, this species was responsible for the majority of malaria cases, with 815 and 996 cases reported in 2012 and 2013, respectively 9 . (
  • New Brunswick Public Health reported 11 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, five of them in the Fredericton region, which also has a third confirmed case at Leo Hayes High School and several new possible exposure warnings. (
  • The percent of cases in which child abuse or maltreatment was substantiated fell, however, from 38 percent to 32 percent. (
  • Globally, healthcare systems with primary care-led models of delivery must now examine their existing practices to determine the prevalence and burden of these priority safety issues for children," the authors say. (
  • Children in practices in Illinois with the highest tertile PCMH scores were less likely to have an avoidable emergency department visit than children in practices with the lowest tertile scores. (
  • 19 /CSRwire/ - WASHINGTON - WWF and SustainAbility launch a ground breaking report that reveals the strength of links between the corporate responsibility practices and government lobbying and public policy activities of 100 major global corporations. (
  • The tragedies that have occurred in schools across the country demand serious investments in evidence-based policies and practices that keep children and staff safe and do not exacerbate the school-to-prison pipeline, further criminalize marginalized children, or increase the over-policing of students in schools and communities. (
  • In the report, senior industry executives give their perspective on a range of topics, including alternative delivery models and innovative construction practices. (
  • Ujana Salama" ('Safe Youth' in Swahili) is a cash plus programme targeting adolescents in households receiving the United Republic of Tanzania's Productive Social Safety Net (PSSN). (
  • Data were weighted to account for unequal probabilities of selection of households and children, nonresponse, and households without landline telephones, and to reflect the demographic distribution of noninstitutionalized children in the United States. (
  • Valuing Reduced Risk for Households with Children or the Retired, by William Schulze, Lauraine Chestnut, Timothy Mount, Weifeng Weng, and Hong Kim. (
  • There have been reports of AIDS babies abandoned in hospitals and shortages of foster care placements for these children. (
  • Children and youth who are in foster care and are hospitalized, must be under adult supervision at all times. (
  • It also works to protect the health and safety of children in daycare, as well as foster care and other types of 24-hour care. (
  • Capital Area CASA Association recruits, trains and supervises community volunteers who advocate for abused and neglected youth living in foster care, with the ultimate goal being finding permanent homes as quickly as possible. (
  • Since animal experiments have shown that microcephaly is induced by fetal exposure to radiation and microcephaly has been found in children of mothers exposed to x-ray therapy during pregnancy (Murphy et al), the main cause of microcephaly in children exposed in utero to the A-bomb is considered to be ionizing radiation. (
  • Although this statement includes much that is generally applicable to any farm child, it emphasizes family farms and does not deal in full with patterns of exposure and injury specific to migrant farmworker children. (
  • Erdal S, Buchanan SN (2004) A quantitative look at fluorosis, fluoride exposure, and intake in children using a health risk assessment approach. (
  • Malaria prophylaxis with proguanil and sulfisoxazole in children living in a malaria endemic area. (
  • This was highlighted by Morris's report, which said there was "common anecdotal evidence" that councils were not implementing personal budgets in line with good practice, by restricting how they are used and placing onerous auditing requirements on disabled people who use them. (
  • The Association of Directors of Adult Social Services recently reported that councils have slashed care budgets by 26% from 2010-11 to 2014-15, after inflation and demographics have been taken into account . (
  • The draft of Youth Matters, which is due to be published shortly, also sets out a new statutory duty on councils to provide positive activities for young people. (
  • Councils would also be required to publish a Local Entitlement, a statement of opportunities for young people in their local area. (
  • Estimates of parent-reported ADHD (ever and current) among children aged 4--17 years, current medication use, and ADHD severity were calculated overall and by sociodemographic characteristics ( Table 1 ) using 2007 data and NSCH survey weights. (
  • In 2007, the estimated prevalence of parent-reported ADHD (ever) among children aged 4--17 years was 9.5%, representing 5.4 million children ( Table 1 ). (
  • National, state, and urban area vaccination coverage levels among children aged 19-35 months--United States, 2001. (
  • The 'plus' component included training on livelihoods and sexual and reproductive health (SRH)-HIV, mentoring and productive grants, as well as linkages to youth-friendly health services. (
  • At the time it was believed to be the first death of a child, but days later local health officials walked back the initial finding, saying it was possible he died from something else. (
  • The county health department had conducted a report showing that ER visits for asthma dropped 38%, and visits for heart attacks and strokes decreased by 26.5%, the year after one of Pittsburgh's biggest polluters shut down. (
  • National estimates of the number of children reported by their parents to have ever been diagnosed with ADHD and the percentage of children with ADHD currently taking ADHD medications were published in 2005 using data from the 2003 National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH) ( 4 ,5 ). (
  • In both 2003 and 2007, parents were asked whether or not a doctor or other health-care provider had ever told them that their child had "attention deficit disorder or attention deficit hyperactive disorder, that is, ADD or ADHD. (
  • AIDS, and AIDS virus infection (or HIV infection), as a fatal disease of epidemic proportions in children, is quickly emerging as a major public health tragedy that places extreme demands on the already overburdened health and social service system of this country. (
  • The issues surrounding the care and treatment of children with AIDS, and their ramifications upon the health and social service systems are not yet fully known or understood. (
  • Using two different practice-reported patient-centered medical home (PCMH) assessments, this study estimates the association between medical homeness and health care utilization by children with Medicaid. (
  • and anxiety about family health and economic problems, which are all risk factors for suicide,' according to the report. (
  • Millions of babies and children should not still be dying every year from lack of access to water, sanitation, proper nutrition or basic health services," said Dr. Princess Nono Simelela, Assistant Director-General for Family, Women and Children's Health at WHO. (
  • We must prioritize providing universal access to quality health services for every child, particularly around the time of birth and through the early years, to give them the best possible chance to survive and thrive. (
  • More than six million children dying before their fifteenth birthday is a cost we simply can't afford," said Timothy Evans, Senior Director and Head of the Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice at the World Bank Group. (
  • The CSU has stabilized the health and well-being of nearly 1,500 young people with help from a team of psychiatrists, nurses, counselors, and clinicians working round the clock, 24/7, who respond to youth in crisis. (
  • Similarly high rates - about 22% and 21% - were reported at the Hastings Comprehensive Mental Health Treatment Program and Gulf Academy, both in Florida. (
  • Under new federal CDC guidelines, health care workers returning from West Africa who are not sick will not be confined, but will be instructed to report their temperatures and presence or absence of any Ebola symptoms, including headaches, weakness, diarrhea, vomiting or lack of appetite. (
  • James Apa, of Public Health -- Seattle & King County, said one Seattle-area nurse is taking her temperature twice a day and reporting to the health department, but that she is not confined and not being tested for Ebola. (
  • The mission of the Michigan Health Endowment Fund is to improve the health of Michigan residents and reduce the cost of health care with special emphasis on the health and wellness of children and seniors. (
  • Health officials say anyone who was attending the Holly-area event or working at the festival on Sept. 1 or Sept. 2 should get a hepatitis A vaccine by this Saturday. (
  • WATE) - Trends in "risk behavior" such as drug use, alcohol consumption and other vices among Knox County middle school youth from 2018 were released Wednesday by the Knox County Health Department (KCHD). (
  • The report makes clear that the mental health of Australian children is not being cared for sufficiently and that Governments must do more to ensure children's wellbeing. (
  • The overall health of children in La Plata County has slipped slightly, according to recently released data from the Colorado Children's Campaign. (
  • The Children's Campaign has been releasing Kids Count, a look at the health factors for kids around the state, for 22 years. (
  • La Plata County children are not faring as well across eight of the 12 statistics used to measure health. (
  • In 2013, almost 20 percent of the children in the county were uninsured, but that percentage likely has been halved after the expansion of Medicaid and the implementation of Affordable Care Act, said Liane Jollon, executive director of the San Juan Basin Health Department. (
  • The study also found that only half of children between ages 8 and 15 with a mental health condition received mental health services. (
  • These are the shocking results of a 20 year Child Death Review Team Report that looked at every time a child died in Sacramento County. (
  • Gasoline prices in the Milwaukee/​Chicago area, however, peaked at about double the price of a year ago. (
  • The Congressional Research Service, for instance, reports that refiners' crude acquisition costs have risen by the equivalent of 48 cents per gallon of gasoline over the past year and a half. (
  • Kristina Marusic, pictured above right, affixing a wearable air monitor to the sweatshirt of a nine-year-old Pittsburgh-area resident for an ongoing investigation on air quality. (
  • That trend seemed to continue into this recently completed academic year as visits were up by 39.1 percent this winter, compared to the previous winter, the report said. (
  • Despite these challenges, fewer children are dying each year worldwide. (
  • Air pollution is a major contributing factor in the deaths of around 600,000 children under five every year - and it threatens the lives and futures of millions more every day," said UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake. (
  • The report analyzed data collected during more than 6,000 anonymous interviews last year at nearly 330 juvenile detention facilities. (
  • A man has been convicted of abusing children over a 42-year-period. (
  • The 58-year-old was found guilty of the offences which took places against boys and girls under the age of 16 in the Anstruther, Methil, Leven, and Cumnock areas. (
  • The Chicago Tribune reports that court documents show Willow Creek Community Church made the payments last year and in February. (
  • Several Palestinians reported that Baruch Marzel from the Tel Rumeida settlement kicked 30 year old Fawaz Abu Aisha requiring him to go to hospital. (
  • Two of the children, a 5-year-old boy and a 4-year-old girl, were locked inside a 3-by-3 foot kennel, according to the paper. (
  • We present a case report of H. diminuta infection in a 6-year-old female child from an urban area of India who presented with fever and seizures and also had complaints of intermittent abdominal pain, vomiting, and loss of appetite, without an apparent history of contact with rodents. (
  • A 6-year-old female child presented in pediatric emergency with complaints of high-grade fever followed by one episode of generalized tonic-clonic seizures. (
  • The National Personal Budgets Survey, carried out by In Control and Lancaster University last year, found that service users generally reported better outcomes after moving from traditionally-commissioned care to personal budgets. (
  • The report also raised significant concerns about the abolition of the Independent Living Fund - which provides cash payments to fund additional social care for about 18,000 severely disabled people - next year. (
  • Brownsville Area High School has been on the list each year since 2011-12. (
  • The 50-year-old was arrested by a Seattle-based Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and FBI division. (
  • We are introducing Tax-Free Childcare, which saves parents up to £2,000 per child per year. (
  • 6) Have you considered manual removal of weeds in areas where 0-5 year olds are regularly present? (
  • A new report funded by the Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation and the Gulf Coast Community Foundation and conducted by the University of South Florida estimates that one in five young people experience a "severe mental disorder" during their lifetime, and that untreated mental illness costs Sarasota County more than $86 million each year. (
  • Eswar P, Nagesh L, Devaraj C (2011) Intelligence quotients of 12-14 year old school children in a high and a low fluoride village in India. (
  • The purpose of this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to stimulate HIV/AIDS research by addressing scientific areas of primary interest to NICHD, Maternal and Pediatric Infectious Disease Branch (MPIDB) and the Office of AIDS Research (OAR). (
  • ADHD is the most commonly diagnosed neurobehavioral disorder of childhood, with previous reports documenting increasing trends in prevalence during the past decade and increases in ADHD medication use ( 2,3 ). (
  • Fire Chief Dave Cunliffe said crews were called to the street around 10:30 p.m. Friday after multiple reports of an explosion or loud noise. (
  • This research brief is one of a series of five briefs, which provide an overview of available evidence shown in the Campbell-UNICEF Mega-Map of the effectiveness of interventions to improve child well-being in low- and middle-income countries. (
  • This research brief is an addition to a series of five briefs, which provide an overview of available evidence shown in the Campbell-UNICEF Mega-Map of the effectiveness of interventions to improve child well-being in low- and middle-income countries. (
  • Without urgent action, 56 million children under five will die from now until 2030 - half of them newborns," said Laurence Chandy, UNICEF Director of Data, Research and Policy. (
  • UNICEF is asking world leaders attending COP 22 to take four urgent steps in their countries to protect children from air pollution. (
  • UNICEF is advocating for lower levels of air pollution, while also working on the ground to protect children from its effects. (
  • They were either killed by their parents or somebody that was not their primary care giver," said Stephanie Biegler, the director of the Child Abuse Prevention Council of Sacramento County. (
  • An analysis of patient safety incidents involving sick children in England and Wales, published in PLOS Medicine by Dr. Philippa Rees from Cardiff University, UK, and colleagues, reveals areas where primary care providers can improve in their care of children to reduce adverse events. (
  • In the new study, researchers reviewed primary care patient safety reports involving children under age 18 that had been submitted by healthcare professionals to England and Wales' National Reporting and Learning Service between 2003 and 2013. (
  • On Monday, April 28, the Center on Budget and CLASP released a joint report detailing the importance and impact of child care and housing assistance. (
  • The report, Child Care and Housing: Big Expenses With Too Little Help Available , urges Congress to make sizable new investments in child care and housing assistance so more children can reap the short- and long-term benefits these programs provide. (
  • Please be thorough in verifying the quality of this child care provider, and be sure to read any reviews and inspection records that can help guide you to an informed decision. (
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  • One area of progress was the increase in the proportion of social care service users receiving personal budgets, which rose from 38.3% to 51% for people of working-age, and from 45.2% to 57.9% for people aged over 65, from 2011-12 to 2012-13. (
  • Latest official figures - not included in the Morris report - show there were 29% fewer people receiving council-funded social care in 2014-15 compared with 2008-9. (
  • The DWP also claimed that the figures used in the report were "inaccurate or out of date" and defended the abolition of the ILF, on the grounds that there was not a need to have a separate funding stream for social care in addition to local authority funding. (
  • Redacted reports of past incidents are available on the FDA website and may assist medical evaluations of seizures. (
  • These 19 incidents affected 22 children and included forcible rape, sexual abuse by a DCF-contracted employee at a residential facility, multiple sexual abuses of children by family members, and various assaults on children. (
  • DCF has no internal controls, such as monitoring procedures including formalized meetings with DAs' offices, to ensure that all incidents are reported as required. (
  • DCF should establish monitoring controls to ensure that its staff complies with its policies and procedures for reporting critical incidents to DAs' offices. (
  • DCF should schedule regular meetings with DAs' offices to ensure that the incidents it reports are applicable and that the DAs do not need additional information to help with their investigations. (
  • Roughly 500 miles (805 kilometers) north in a Lewiston, Idaho, juvenile correctional center, meanwhile, no incidents of sexual victimization were reported. (
  • As of mid-July, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 228 children had died of the disease in the U.S., less than 0.2% of the nation's deaths at the time. (
  • As a leader in research on the prevention of maternal, infant, and childhood mortality and morbidity, the overall mission of NICHD is to ensure that every person is born healthy and wanted, that women suffer no harmful effects from reproductive processes, and that all children have the chance to achieve their full potential for healthy and productive lives. (
  • Schools in areas with high rates of COVID-19 spread may need to consider delaying a return to fulltime in-person instruction, and these schools will need the same or greater federal investments, not fewer. (
  • In 2007, parents who reported an ADHD diagnosis (ever) also were asked whether the child currently had ADHD and to describe its severity (mild, moderate, or severe). (
  • We're trying to help parents visualize that those two things are equally bad: Letting your kid smoke and letting your kid play tackle football are both bad ideas. (
  • With the support of a grant from Wells Fargo, Vegas PBS has expanded the DCMC with a new children's area where early intervention providers can conduct parent/child interactive playgroup sessions, specialists can conduct evaluations and children can play safely while parents and caregivers visit the free-loan library. (
  • According to the report, parents in 414 public schools (74 school districts) were offered access to these scholarships. (
  • 1,5,23,24) In the tenancy system, tenants' pay is based on the quantity and quality of tobacco sold to farm owners after the harvest season, and parents have an incentive to use their children to increase their earnings. (
  • They are the parents' first-born children. (
  • Most of the children are orphans-with one or both parents having perished from AIDS-related causes. (
  • How likely children are to contract and spread the virus is a key question as leaders in California and elsewhere determine if and how to safely reopen schools this fall. (
  • Some states, including California, New York and Illinois, have discussed banning tackle football for children under 12. (
  • This report provides demographic and economic information from Census 2000 about same-sex couples and same-sex couples raising children in California. (
  • 1998-12-21 04:00:00 PDT BAY AREA -- A huge front of arctic air settled over Northern California yesterday, smashing low temperature records and sending snow flurries blowing through downtown San Francisco streets and along Bay Area beaches. (
  • Wood et al reported the increased incidence of microcephaly and mental retardation in children exposed in utero at proximal distances which they felt could not be attributed to any other known variable. (
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  • They were able to 'dig their way through the debris and make their way into the basement area' to complete their search, according to the chief, who said he later learned no one was inside the home when it collapsed. (
  • A new federal report has found the number of kids who say they've been sexually victimized while in juvenile detention centers is dropping across the U.S. compared to years past. (
  • BOISE, Idaho - A new federal report has found the number of kids who say they have been sexually victimized in juvenile detention centers has dropped across the U.S. compared with past years. (
  • Nationwide, an estimated 7.1% of children in juvenile facilities reported being sexually victimized during the previous 12 months, the report said. (
  • At the Liberty Juvenile Unit for Specialized Treatment in Florida, just over 26 percent of youth reported being sexually victimized in the past 12 months. (
  • At the Juvenile Correctional Center in the small eastern Idaho town of St. Anthony, nearly 13 percent of youths reported being sexually victimized within the last 12 months. (
  • SOUTH BARRINGTON, Ill. (AP) A massive Chicago-area evangelical church whose founder faces accusations of sexual harassment paid $3.25 million to settle lawsuits alleging a church volunteer sexually abused two disabled children. (
  • A sharp-eyed airline passenger spotted a Tacoma man texting about sexually assaulting children, leading officers in San Jose to arrest him and his partner and find two young victims, authorities said Thursday. (
  • The passenger notified the flight crew of Kellar's texts about sexually molesting children. (
  • A Tacoma man was taken into custody Monday at Mineta San Jose International Airport after a passenger reported seeing him texting about sexually abusing children, police said. (
  • Burnworth was booked into the Pierce County Jail in Washington state for felony sexual exploitation of a minor, felony rape of a child in the first degree and felony dealing in depictions of a minor engaged in sexually explicit conduct. (
  • SAN FRANCISCO - Bay Area transit systems are experiencing unprecedented financial strain, and transit experts are saying the future of mass transit in the Bay Area is in danger. (
  • The Bay Area is hurting,' cellphone data firm Unacast said in an analysis concluding that about 46,000 people had left the Bay Area's 10 counties, with more than 13,000 leaving San Francisco itself. (
  • Kellar was detained by the police department's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, and agents with the San Francisco division of the FBI also responded. (
  • We should see temperatures in the low 30s for San Francisco Monday and possibly Tuesday, and the inland areas could get down into the low 20s," he said. (
  • AIDS Children and Child Welfar. (
  • In addition, we offer our gratitude and admiration to the people in the trenches, who deal with AIDS and AIDS in children on a daily basis. (
  • Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press. (
  • On Friday, the last day of early voting, Cunningham admitted to rewarding his kids financially if they marry a white, heterosexual, Christian person in a story that reverberated nationally after it was published by The Dallas Morning News . (
  • An unmatched research resource, the CSR News Archive is a comprehensive, searchable repository of the press releases , reports , event and book announcements that have been issued by Members through CSRwire. (
  • CASA's goal is to continue serving every child in East Baton Rouge Parish who needs a voice," Mayer told News 2's John Pastorek. (
  • Children can feel safer when things are "normal" and they may open up about their thoughts. (
  • The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is looking for volunteers to sit with children while they are in the hospital. (
  • The Labor Department reported Thursday that applications for benefits, a good proxy for layoffs, rose by 70,000 to a seasonally adjusted 281,000 last week. (
  • Oh to live in Broughty Ferry, where the quality of life seems to have a higher weighting with the planning department and councillors than other areas of Dundee. (
  • Per the Pennsylvania Department of Education, 100% of the teachers were rated "Highly Qualified" under the federal No Child Left Behind Act. (
  • According to a report by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, 100% of its teachers were rated "Highly Qualified" under No Child Left Behind. (
  • According to traditional graduation rate calculations 2010 - 84% 2009 - 84% 2008 - 62% 2007 - 85% In April 2014, the Pennsylvania Department of Education released a report identifying that three Brownsville Area School District schools were among the lowest achieving schools for reading and mathematics in the state. (
  • The Department of Inspection for Factories and Establishments also provided comprehensive training to a majority of labor inspectors, and institutionalized the use of a factory inspection checklist that includes child labor components. (
  • At the age of 10 weeks, the children presented to the emergency department of a general hospital. (
  • Elior's shares rose 2.3 percent, with the valuation of Areas coming in at the top end of earlier estimates. (
  • 1 There are no good estimates of the population of migrant farmworker children, but it is known that at least 600 000 school-aged children are enrolled in migrant education programs. (
  • There were deaths reported in prisons due to abuse (see section 1.c. (
  • In sub-Saharan Africa, 1 in 13 children died before their fifth birthday. (
  • Within this age group, regional differences also exist, with the risk of dying for a child from sub-Saharan Africa 15 times higher than in Europe. (
  • South Asia has the largest number of children living in these areas, at 620 million, with Africa following at 520 million children. (
  • SEATTLE -- Two area nurses who returned from treating Ebola patients in Africa are being monitored, two reports show. (
  • One of the most densely populated areas in North Africa, it has a population of more than 140,000. (
  • In Africa, S. aureus bacteremia is a common cause of invasive bacterial disease in children. (
  • When I learned that a local pediatrician and researcher had discovered that around 22 percent of kids in Pittsburgh's most polluted neighborhoods have asthma - more than twice the national average - I knew there was an environmental justice story there that hadn't yet been told. (
  • Approximately four percent of middle school students (3.5%) reported they tried marijuana before the age of 11. (
  • More than six percent (6.4%) of middle school students reported they had taken prescription pain medicine without a doctor's prescription or orders. (
  • The obesity rate among La Plata County's children dropped from 28 percent in 2012 to 27 percent in 2013, which is on par with the state level of obesity. (
  • Local activists and residents in besieged areas told Human Rights Watch that they are experiencing severe food shortages as a result of these restrictions. (
  • In some of the besieged areas, government shelling has destroyed local hospitals, forcing medical personnel to treat patients in improvised field clinics. (
  • Medical workers and local activists in the besieged area told Human Rights Watch that the blockade had prevented them from receiving medicines and medical supplies for months and that they had run out of many basic medical supplies crucial for treating patients, such as blood, antibiotics, bandages, and anesthetics. (
  • Legal, social and medical issues associated with the problem have attracted the attention of the media, Congress and local and federal policy makers, all of whom are grappling with the services needed by these children, the depth and quality of services currently delivered, and the present and future financial burden and sources of funds. (
  • DCF reviewed each incident cited by the OSA during the audit period (January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2015) with the local DCF area office. (
  • For each incident, we determined that the local District Attorney, local police, and area office were working collaboratively on the case even if a formal DA referral had not been completed. (
  • Reports can also be verified with your local daycare licensing office. (
  • Local organizations such as KCHD, Knox County Schools and Metro Drug Coalition created a survey to show the youth-sourced data of trends concerning KCS middle school students. (
  • Building on the proposals of Every Child Matters, the draft proposes that the local authority, working through children's trusts, should have lead responsibility and accountability for youth policy. (
  • The Local Entitlement will be a highly visible statement for young people of what they should expect in terms of activities and places to go in their local area. (
  • While La Plata is doing better than its peers, that's not comforting to children who don't have enough to eat at home, said Sarah Wilhelm, an economist and advocate with the local It's About Kids Committee. (
  • Authorities took the children to Cook Children's Hospital in Fort Worth to be evaluated. (
  • I was most surprised to learn that there is an alarming percentage (60%) of students with asthma in some of Pittsburgh's poorest areas, and that most polluted neighborhoods don't have the students' disease under control - meaning they regularly missed school or other activities due to their inability to breathe or wound up in the hospital following asthma attacks. (
  • As many kids head back to school, knowing how to speak with them is key in helping to alleviate fear and worry about their personal safety. (
  • For elementary school kids, stay brief and simple and remind them they will be OK. (
  • Our school program impacted 71 children and youth, including 12 students who graduated from our Edgewood Community School, which is state-accredited and follows the Common Core. (
  • AALS provides consulting and continuing education service to public and school librarians that reside in the San Antonio metropolitan area. (
  • We can all remember that nervous wait for those all-important exam results to drop through the letter box, and it hasn't gotten any easier for school kids. (
  • That data revealed one out of six middle school students (18.1%) reported they used an electronic vapor product such as an e-cigarette, vape pen, hookah pen or mods during their lifetime. (
  • Almost one out of five middle school students (18.6%) reported they tried alcohol other than a few sips. (
  • Almost one out of 12 middle school students (8.2%) reported they have used marijuana during their lifetime. (
  • Brownsville Area High School is a small, rural public high school serving students in southwestern Pennsylvania, near the Monongahela River. (
  • Brownsville Area HIgh School employed 39 teachers in 2013. (
  • According to the National Center for Education Statistics, in 2013, Brownsville Area High School reported an enrollment of 519 pupils in grades 9th through 12th, with 302 pupils eligible for a federal free or reduced-price lunch. (
  • Brownsville Area High School students may choose to attend the Fayette County Career and Technical Institute for training in the construction and mechanical trades. (
  • Brownsville Area was constructed in the mid-1960s to accommodate students in the newly created Brownsville Area School District, which resulted in the consolidation of the Redstone Township, Luzerne Township, and Brashear High Schools. (
  • Central Elementary School, Brownsville Area Middle School and Brownsville Area High School were all on the list. (
  • 1,25,26) Many children working under these conditions do not attend school. (
  • In mid-March, a lot of our volunteers fell off because their children were out of school and a lot of our senior volunteers were just afraid to come out," Londot said. (
  • More than half of the children in [fluoridated] Indianapolis area schools seen between January and September 2008 by an Indiana University School of Dentistry mobile project had moderate or severe dental decay. (
  • In an accompanying Perspective, Gordon Schiff discusses the challenge of pulling meaningful data from patient safety reports as well as the idea that adverse events being reported are not necessarily representative of all errors occurring. (
  • In 2007, data, including complete information on ADHD and sex, were obtained for 73,123 children aged 4--17 years. (
  • We now have the data that show that playing youth tackle football and developing CTE is correlated in a very similar way to smoking, and developing lung cancer,' Nowinski said. (
  • Source for all other data: International Labor Organization's analysis of statistics from National Child Labour Survey, 2015. (
  • Migrant farmworker children are also not well represented in available data. (
  • 4 However, the actual number of farm-related deaths is probably underestimated, because these data do not include deaths on public roadways, even if a farm vehicle was involved (motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for farm children younger than 18 years, as they are for all other children younger than 18 years). (
  • However, a recent uptick in voluntary reports of adverse experiences with tobacco products that mentioned seizures occurring with e-cigarette use (e.g., vaping) signal a potential emerging safety issue. (
  • Healthcare professionals and consumers are encouraged to report adverse events, or any problems related to these products to the Safety Reporting Portal. (
  • The verdicts mean Bennell has been convicted of a total 27 counts of indecent assault, seven counts of buggery and two counts of attempted buggery, involving ten victims, who were all children, between 1979 and 1990. (
  • We have made remarkable progress to save children since 1990, but millions are still dying because of who they are and where they are born. (
  • And progress towards saving newborns has been slower than for other children under five years of age since 1990. (
  • This new report highlights the remarkable progress since 1990 in reducing mortality among children and young adolescents," said UN Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs Liu Zhenmin. (
  • Reducing inequality by assisting the most vulnerable newborns, children and mothers is essential for achieving the target of the Sustainable Development Goals on ending preventable childhood deaths and for ensuring that no one is left behind. (