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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Greaney, Dan; Scott III, Swinton O. (7 December 1997). "Realty Bites". The Simpsons. Season 9. Episode 9. Fox. Jean, Al; ... O'Brien, Conan; Archer, Wesley (12 November 1992). "New Kid on the Block". The Simpsons. Season 4. Episode 8. Fox. Richmond & ... Groening, Matt (10 January 1988). "Grampa and the Kids". The Simpsons shorts. Season 2. Episode 19. Fox. Richmond & Coffman ... Polcino, Mike (13 May 2001). "Children of a Lesser Clod". The Simpsons. Season 12. Episode 20. Fox. Richmond & Coffman 1997, p ...
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"Best Bites." The Dallas Morning News. Friday January 5, 1990. Home Final Guide Dining Page 6. Retrieved on February 7, 2012. ... "Mama Ninfa and her Comeback Kids." Houston Press. Thursday August 6, 1998. 2. Retrieved on February 6, 2012. Stovall, Watrina ...
Aussie Bites - a series of Australian children's books published by Puffin. 1994 Winner CROW Award (Children Reading ... "Aussie Bites". Puffin. Retrieved 2 February 2017. "Tim Winton Author Bio". Booktopia. Retrieved 2 February 2017. Children's ... My younger bro liked it, so its probably best for kids around 4-7 that love bums. Hilarious! I laughed my bum off! The monkey ... The Bugalugs Bum Thief (1991) is a children's novel by Australian author Tim Winton. The Bugalugs Bum Thief is a comedic ...
"About Us - The Black Youth Project". The Black Youth Project. Retrieved 27 August 2018. "Eliad Cohen: da modello a imprenditore ... Bite Hard. First edition. San Francisco : Emeryville, CA: Manic D Press, Inc., 1997. Print. (25 October 2007), Oprah ... "Jok Church, of Beakman and Jax cartoon strip for kids, dies at 67". SFGate. 5 May 2016. Retrieved 7 September 2018. Bakst, ... Murley, Jack (25 February 2021). "LGBT+ History Month: Super League referee James Child speaks publicly about being gay". BBC ...
Children & Youth Services Review, 32, 365 - 370. Burnett, C. (2000). Humane education. Animals Today, 8, 18 - 20. "Humane ... bite prevention; ecological stewardship; the interconnectedness of life; pollution; reduction/reuse/recycling of materials; ... Can animals be used to convey principles of prosocial behavior to children? Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice, 6, 47-58 ... Since most children and adolescents find animals and nature to be engaging topics, humane education can be an effective vehicle ...
"The Wild Child." The Nation, 10 April 2006, Vol. 282 Issue 14. Wolfreys, Jim. "Reality Bites." Socialist Review, December 2008 ... Their film The Kid with a Bike won the Grand Prix at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival, received one Golden Globe nomination and ... With La Promesse (The Promise) (1996), Rosetta (1999), Le Fils (The Son) (2002), and L'Enfant (The Child) (2005), the Dardennes ... The Child), putting them in an elite club, at the time, of only seven. Their film, Le Silence de Lorna (Lorna's Silence), won ...
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I said, 'Why don't we take him more Victorian and let's have his dialogue be limerick-like and make it a little bit lighter." ... Highfill, Samantha (October 17, 2017). "4 things you never knew about 'Don't Look Under the Bed,' the scariest kids' TV movie ... Yourgrau, Barry (October 3, 1999). "Bitten by the Occasional Acting Bug". The New York Times. Retrieved December 3, 2018. ... which is proven true as children are the only other people who can see him. Larry tells Frances that she is being framed by the ...
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Zhao Lin (18 June 2014). "BIT student won 2014 Zhang Si-Ying Outstanding Youth Paper Award". Retrieved 5 October ... "Zhang Siying Outstanding Youth Paper Award" for postgraduates. Zhang died of illness in Qingdao, Shandong, aged 94. 1 May Labor ...
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Ashmanov has two children, Stanislav and Olga, from his first marriage, as well as a stepson Vsevolod Russov.[citation needed] ... Игорь Ашманов: «Учиться на ошибках нельзя - надо их обобщать». - Bit magazine, 2013. - # 9 (32). Igor Ashmanov. - official ... He has 3 children from the second marriage: Alexandra (2005), Maria (2009), Varvara (2012). The couple also brings up two sons ...
Later, her unborn child is magically stolen by The Seer who claims that the child is rightfully hers and was never Phoebe's. ... "Charmed: Bite Me". Retrieved 14 September 2011. "Charmed - Series - Awards". TV Tango. Archived from the original on ... is actually the second child of Piper and Leo, but that she is also destined to have a child of her own. This puts Phoebe on a ... In the season two episode, "Morality Bites", when the sisters travel to the future, it is revealed that Phoebe uses a magical ...
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Quite a bit. I resented it at the time, which was not a good way to be around the children. Paul was away on location a lot. I ... A popular (but untrue) bit of Hollywood lore is that Woodward was the first celebrity to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk ... Newman divorced his wife Jackie Witte, with whom he already had 3 children, and married Woodward on January 29, 1958, in Las ... The camp, located in Ashford, Connecticut provides services free of charge to 20,000 children and their families coping with ...
The marriage ended in 1972 and he retained custody of their 3 children. He raised his three children alone and later met Amelia ... Smith, Ulysses (June 28, 2001). "Bit by Bit". Chicago Reader. Retrieved June 28, 2016. Barnes, Mike (July 16, 2013). "Actor ... He was involved with charities, including the Child Welfare League of America. Following a lengthy illness, Lundin died on July ... Lundin married Christa Friedlander in 1961 and had three children; two sons and a daughter. ...
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Wakely described the series as "about teaching kids, but with a bit of humour and not in a patronising way." He stated that the ... It also airs on the CBC Kids programing block of CBC. The program received an AWGIE Award in animation for an episode script in ... The music was to be used for a children's animated series in development to be entitled Beat Bugs, which would tell the story ... In Canada, the show started airing on the CBC Kids programming block on CBC on 26 February 2018. In Ukraine, the show started ...
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A Miocene crab (Tumidocarcinus giganteus) from the collection of the Children's Museum of Indianapolis ... "The giant bite of a new raptorial sperm whale from the Miocene epoch of Peru". Nature. 466 (7302): 105-108. Bibcode:2010Natur. ...
African Americans were his playmates, and his father enjoyed watching him jig dance with the black children.[10][11] ... a bit more than a hundred miles due north in Hall County) ..." ... and said that he did not play with many white children other ...
Nishkid64 01:31, 27 December 2006 (UTC). *Actually warn broke the record about 2 years ago, early 2004 in Sri Lanka, both Warne ... I'm a bit on the fence though, so if someone else adds it, I won't object. -- tariqabjotu 13:58, 25 December 2006 (UTC) ... I do see quite a bit of international attention, as it's a top story of al-Jazeera and covered in the Jerusalem Post, among ... Children get murdered all the time, but still Marc Dutroux stands out in Belgium. People get kidnapped all the time, still ...
... is his favourite dirty Doctor Who joke as it is a reference to the fact that Amy and Rory conceive their child on the TARDIS ... the climactic action is a bit too rushed and the epilogue too relaxed". While it was "still beyond-statisfactory and filled ... "Okay kid, this is where it gets complicated" after she has been revealed in the Pandorica. Moffat, after viewing the rushes, ...
Children Press. ISBN 978-0-87191-233-6 *↑ 33.0 33.1 33.2 Grenard, Steve 2007. Frogs and toads: your happy healthy pet. Wiley ... They will swallow the animal whole, but may chew it just a bit for it to go down their throats. The Ranidae family and the ... The tail wriggles a bit, attracts the predator while the business part of the salamander moves off. ...
Schnopp C, Mempel M (August 2011). "Acne vulgaris in children and adolescents". Minerva Pediatrica (Review). 63 (4): 293-304. ... Children and adults may also be affected before and after puberty.[23] Although acne becomes less common in adulthood, it ...
Children. 1. Gary Michael Cole (born September 20, 1956) is an American actor and voice actor. Cole began his professional ... Immortality Bites Doctor Levine 2011 Hop Henry O'Hare The Chicago 8 Bill Kunstler ...
Ulrik Varnæs - Søren Bruun (child), Jens Arentzen (adult) - (born c.1923) A spoiled child. In love with Ellen Skjern. ... She is a bit of a tease and rather a spoiled brat in the beginning. However, she is the character that evolves the most ... Hans-Christian bites the bullet and seeks out Mads to speak for Jørgen. When Daniel gets pneumonia, Mads holds Daniel's teacher ... She and Mads eventually have a child named Erik. Despite loving to work, Mads insists she tends the house in the style of a ...
Youth rights. In a Democratic debate during the 2008 Presidential Election, Kucinich and Mike Gravel were the only two ... a Capitol Hill cafeteria for damages after a 2008 incident in which he claimed to have suffered a severe injury when he bit ... Kucinich was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on October 8, 1946, as the eldest of the seven children of Virginia (née Norris) and ... It's one thing to experience that as a child, but when you have to as an adult, it has a way to remind you how difficult things ...
Goku is forced to enter the Junior Division, since he is a child again; when he asks Mr. Satan about this, he states it is ... " / "Goku, Dead!? 'I Bit the Dust.'". Transcription: "Gokū Shōmetsu!? Ora wa Shinjimatta" (Japanese: 悟空消滅!?オラは死んじまっただ). Takeo ... Frustrated, he accidentally says that he wishes Goku were a child again so he could beat him up, unaware that the dragon is ... The dragon grants this accidental wish, and Goku becomes a child. After Pilaf leaves, King Kai tells Goku that the only way he ...
She fosters a child she orphaned after participating in a mission where she assassinated the child's family. ... ", "Outsourced" and "Love Bites"". The Futon Critic. May 7, 2010. Retrieved May 30, 2010 ...
... or in children's hair, ear, or neck.[23][2] Most people who get infected do not remember seeing a tick or the bite. The rash ... It is not generally recommended for all people bitten, as development of infection is rare: about 50 bitten people would have ... Paschoud JM (1954). "[Lymphocytoma after tick bite]" [Lymphocytoma after tick bite]. Dermatologica (in German). 108 (4-6): 435- ... The bitten person should write down where and when the bite happened so that this can be informed to a doctor if the person ...
"Carpet Burns and a Bite Mark" "Relembrando o Passado". Gary Halvorson. História: Chuck Lorre. Roteiro: Lee Aronsohn e Don ... "For the Sake of the Child". 19 de Outubro de 2009. 144 - 705 ... "Taterhead Is Our Love Child". 22 de Setembro de 2008. 116 - 601 ...
They are likely to bite out of fear and thus are better suited to homes with teenagers or older children. Poodles dislike being ... Miniature and Toy varieties tend to have less patience with young children and might find certain children's antics too much to ... "Poodle Dogs and Children - Poodle Savvy". Poodle Savvy. Archived from the original on 25 July 2014. Retrieved 11 December 2014. ... Presuming that stereotype is true where children and teenagers are concerned is a grave mistake because the truth is that a ...
Atwater was contrasting this with Ronald Reagan's campaign, which he felt "was devoid of any kind of racism, any kind of reference." However, others like U.S. law professor and author of the 2014 book Dog Whistle Politics Ian Haney-López described Reagan as "blowing a dog whistle" when the candidate told stories about "Cadillac-driving 'welfare queens' and 'strapping young bucks' buying T-bone steaks with food stamps" while he was campaigning for the presidency.[24][25][26] He argues that such rhetoric pushes middle-class white Americans to vote against their economic self-interest in order to punish "undeserving minorities" who, they believe, are receiving too much public assistance at their expense. According to López, conservative middle-class whites, convinced by powerful economic interests that minorities are the enemy, supported politicians who promised to curb illegal immigration and crack down on crime but inadvertently also voted for policies that favor the extremely rich, such as ...
The main weapon in all crocodiles is the bite, which can generate very high bite force. Many species also possess canine-like ... The nine-headed Lernaean Hydra that Hercules defeated and the three Gorgon sisters are children of Gaia, the earth. Medusa was ... The Titans are depicted in art with their legs replaced by bodies of snakes for the same reason: They are children of Gaia, so ... Some species try to bite immediately. Some will use their heads as sledgehammers and literally smash an opponent, some will ...
Age, especially young children[8][9][11] *Primary dentition stage (2-3 years old, when children's motor function is developing ... Zadik Y, Levin L (February 2009). "Does a free-of-charge distribution of boil-and-bite mouthguards to young adult amateur ... In preschool children, oral injuries make up as much as 17% of all bodily injuries. The incidence of traumatic dental injuries ... The area should be cleaned gently and the child brought to see a dentist. Adult front teeth (which usually erupt at around 6 ...
The band hit the mainstream in 1987 when they released Once Bitten, which featured the hits "Rock Me" and "Save Your Love".[2] ... The video included Slash and Duff from Guns N' Roses appearing with the band at a Children of the Night Benefit concert in L.A ... The model Bobbie Brown (also known for being in Warrant's "Cherry Pie" video) appeared in the video for "Once Bitten, Twice Shy ... "great white w/ slash n duff - jam @ children of the night". YouTube. 27 March 2006. Archived from the original on 7 July 2014. ...
Under current US export laws, IBM Notes supports only one version of the Notes PKI with 128-bit symmetric keys, 2048-bit public ... Document notes can have parent-child relationships, but IBM Notes should not be considered a hierarchical database in the ... First version to handle 1024-bit RSA and 128-bit RC2 keys.. ... and as a result Lotus continued to support the 40-bit version ...
Children with a full set of deciduous teeth (primary teeth) also have eight incisors, named the same way as in permanent teeth ... In cats, the incisors are small; biting off meat is done with the canines and the carnassials. In elephants, the upper incisors ... Young children may have from zero to eight incisors depending on the stage of their tooth eruption and tooth development. ... Incisors are used to bite off tough foods, such as red meat. ...
Gorton liked to portray himself as a man of the people who enjoyed a beer and a gamble, with a bit of a "larrikin" streak about ... They had three children: Joanna, Michael and Robin. Gorton's first wife died of cancer in 1983. In 1993, he remarried to Nancy ... John Grey Gorton was the second child of Alice Sinn and John Rose Gorton; his older sister Ruth was born in 1909. He had no ...
Should we bite the bullet and add a line of text to them all? I just don't know ... Andrew Dalby (disputatio) 09:41, 10 ... an insane maniac who wants to eat your children. grateful and appreciative for you additions to the Corazon Aquino. Well done! ... Ok your absolutely right to say there should be a better opening line in the upper part, but don't you think it's a bit a stab ... I wonder whether categories as detailed as this are a bit ambitious at present considering the size of Vicipaedia. I wonder ...
There had been much trouble with the Dog Soldiers preventing rations being issued to those who allowed their children to be ... Porcupine might have embellished a bit. Some abandoned their work in favor of the dancing. Agent Ashley tried to put a halt to ... Of this number, 14 were school children. They were described as a group who dressed in the white society's attire and attempted ... Caddo Jake stated that the priority should be educating the children before any negotiations could take place. Comments from ...
"China one-child policy leads to forced abortions, mothers' deaths". Los Angeles Times. June 15, 2012. Retrieved August 29, 2012 ... "Global food crisis looms as climate change and fuel shortages bite". The Guardian. London. Retrieved February 18, 2013.. CS1 ... During the European Agricultural and Industrial Revolutions, the life expectancy of children increased dramatically.[44] The ... Some population control programs, such as China's one-child policy, entail the use of forced late-term abortions, sparking ...
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Children. 2. Merle Oberon (born Estelle Merle O'Brien Thompson; 19 February 1911 - 23 November 1979) was a British actress[1] ... For the Love of Mike (1932) as Bit Part (uncredited). *Strange Evidence (1933) as Bit Part (uncredited) ... Youth[edit]. In 1914, when Merle was 3, Arthur Thompson joined the British Army and later died of pneumonia on the Western ... On the way to the reception, she had told her driver that as a child she was on a ship with her father, who became ill when it ...
News came in early September 2004 that Cinerama would be rebranded as The Wedding Present. The line-up was to be the same as the last line-up of Cinerama, which included Simon Cleave. The first new single, "Interstate 5", was issued on 15 November 2004, to lead off the new album, Take Fountain, which was released on 14 February 2005. A second single, "I'm From Further North Than You", was released on 11 April 2005. Third and final single "Ringway to SeaTac" was released on 24 October 2005.. All singles, their B-sides and acoustic versions from this period were compiled on the 2006 compilation Search for Paradise: Singles 2004-5. The release came with a bonus DVD compiling the videos for "Don't Touch That Dial" (a Cinerama single re-recorded for Take Fountain), "Interstate 5", "I'm From Further North Than You", "Ringway to SeaTac" and others.. The Wedding Present toured Europe and North America in the Spring of 2005 (with John Maiden on drums) and again in Europe towards the end of 2005 (this ...
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Learn all about mosquitoes and how they bite you in this article. ... What a Bite Looks and Feels Like. A person who gets bitten by a ... If you think youve been bitten by a mosquito, wash the bite with soap and water. Put on some calamine lotion to help stop the ... How to Avoid Getting Bitten. The best way to avoid mosquito bites is to wear an insect repellent. Repellents that include one ... Placing an ice pack on the bite may also help. Tell an adult youve been bitten by a mosquito. ...
What a Bite Looks and Feels Like. If a person gets bitten by a bedbug, the bite will feel itchy. Bedbug bites look like little ... If you think youve been bitten by a bedbug, wash the bites with soap and water. To help with the itching, put some calamine ... How to Avoid Getting Bitten. The best way to avoid getting bitten by bedbugs is to keep your room uncluttered so bedbugs wont ... Or an adult can find an anti-itch cream or medicine at the drugstore for you. Try not to scratch the bites too much because ...
Parents and teachers of learning disabled children will find authoritative guidance on attention deficit disorder, ADD, ADHD, ... Council for Exceptional Children, Schwab Foundation for Learning, and the Coordinated Campaign for Learning Disabilities. ... came to the conclusion that child was biting out of frustration. Bites could be brought on by another childs agression toward ... The child may be getting extra attention once biting the child - which is what we think was happening in my sons case. The ...
At least six children were sent to Jackson Memorial Hospital on Thursday night after they were reportedly bitten by rats in a ... Child on ATV crashes with car; airlifted to trauma center in South Miami-Dade January 19, 2019 07:03 PM ... One building resident, Paula Laguna, told Univisión 23 that a rat got into her daughters crib and bit her on the arm. ...
I was learning that all the people with whom I came in contact, regardless of race, were every bit as much Gods children as I ... Beyond biology and social demographics, none of this has anything to do with mans true identity, which is that of Gods child- ... Watching our thoughts, and praying to understand that Gods children cannot be categorized by skin color, we know that we all ... and began to establish in thought my own identity as a child of God, my perceptions of others began to change. ...
More than 4.5 million people suffer dog bites each year and summer is peak season for problem encounters - especially for ... Pet care expert from Canine Company shares rules for parents of both kids and dogs on how to prevent bites. ... According to the Centers for Disease Control, the majority of serious injuries from those bites occur to children between ages ... Thats why its essential that the parents of both children and dogs take steps to prevent dog bites from happening. ...
I have been biting the skin around my fingers. I used to bite my nails but managed to stop that habit. I bite the skin until it ... Biting skin on fingers LauraChall I am a 31 year old female and for at least 20years (possibly longer) I have been biting the ... I used to bite my nails but managed to stop that habit. I bite the skin until it bleeds and on my thumbs right down to my ... Hi, try putting nail biting varnish on, or piri piri. My kids sometimes do the same, and I am so worried about all the germs ...
This drawing of the Child Bitten by a Lobster, that anticipates Caravaggios Boy Bitten by a Lizard, depicts one of the first ... The Child Bitten by A Lobster is a drawing by Sofonisba Anguissola, executed in chalk and pencil on light blue paper, and dated ... we know that Child Bitten by A Lobster has been made on the suggestion of Michelangelo - to whom it has been sent for viewing ... The child (Asdrubale Anguissola) has put his hand in a basket, where a lobster is hidden. He cries from the sudden pain, next ...
CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) "Child Bite". Audiotree. Retrieved 2020-05-05. Tuttle, Jeff. "PREMIERE: CHILD BITES ... "Ideas Adrift with Child Bite Bassist Sean Clancy". IDEAS ADRIFT. Retrieved 2021-04-13. Sant, John. "Who the fuck is Child Bite ... Official website Child Bite on Facebook Child Bite on Bandcamp Housecore Records Forge Again Records Joyful Noise Recordings ... As of 2018, Child Bite has toured the U.S. with such acts as Down, Voivod, Negative Approach, Superjoint, Poison Idea, Unsane ...
My child was bitten by a tick! What should I do?. Here is what you can do if your child was bitten by a tick:. *Look at the ... If your child has signs of a later stage of Lyme disease, the doctor may order blood tests or other tests to help figure out if ... Can my child take antibiotics "just in case?". In many cases, antibiotic treatment "just in case" is not safe or does not work ... I removed a tick from my child. Should I send it to a lab for testing?. Doctors recommend that you do NOT send ticks to a lab ...
Try Small Bites to Get Kids to Exercise By Len Canter. HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Kids take ... One way to do that is by engaging kids in activity bites, small chunks of play that add up to better health without seeming ... Turn scheduling exercise into a fun project by having your kids create an activity calendar and check off each "bite" as its ... Couch potato kids are a real concern. The College of New Jersey exercise science professor Avery Faigenbaum defined the term ...
Mosquito bites may cause itching and it may also contribute to diseases such as malaria. Learn on the health tips to prevent ... It is only the female mosquitoes that bite as they require human blood in order to lay eggs. When a mosquito bites, it injects ... How to prevent mosquito bites in kids?. (Last Updated: Apr 11, 2007) ... Mosquito bites are preventable, atleat when awake! Try these tips: *Wear full sleeve shirts and light colored long trousers, so ...
Bites from animals. dog; bite; animal; pet; claws; cat; scratch; dog bite; human bite; mouse; first aid; ; Contents ... If youre not careful they scratch or bite you.. Oh. What a bite! Ive been stung by mosquitoes,. Bitten by head lice,. Pecked ... The most common animal bites Children are sometimes bitten by their own or their friends pets. ... If the bite is deep or there are many bites see your doctor at your local clinic or you may need to go to a hospital. ...
... are studying the effectiveness of a cartoon software program aimed at teaching young children to be safe around their familys ... But there are common behaviors that get children, especially young children, bit. Hugging a dog tightly around the neck, ... When Dogs Bite: Researcher Hopes Software Teaches Kids to Respect Animals. * By Sarah Netter ... Dog trainers hear it all the time from shaken parents whose children have been bit by the family pet: the dog just snapped. ...
... according to recently released data from the Colorado Childrens Campaign. ... The overall health of children in La Plata County has slipped slightly, ... The Childrens Campaign has been releasing Kids Count, a look at the health factors for kids around the state, for 22 years. ... About 15 percent of La Plata County children live in poverty; across Colorados rural counties, about 23 percent of children ...
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Animal Injuries and Dog Bites: Child Bitten by a Dog - Who is Liable. By KerriB in forum Accidents and Injuries ... Someones child was bitten by an unknown dog. There is a concern as to whether the dog may have had rabies and whether the ... Animal Control Investigation of Our Dog After a Child Was Bitten My question involves an injury that occurred in the state of: ... about 10 days ago someones child was bitten by a German Shepherd in our common are of our condos. He is ok...It was just a ...
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  • Regardless of how careful you are about animals in your home, or how many precautions you take when your child is outdoors playing, animal and insect bites and stings are sometimes unavoidable. (
  • By remaining calm and knowing some basic first aid techniques, you can help your child overcome both the fear and the trauma of bites and stings. (
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  • Bee, wasp, and hornet stings and fire ant bites usually hurt. (
  • The next day fliers were placed on the door of each house saying a child had been bitten by a German Shepherd that was walking with a blonde woman and they were looking for them to make sure the dog does not have rabies. (
  • There is a concern as to whether the dog may have had rabies and whether the child will have to undergo painful rabies treatments. (
  • Bear in mind, the sooner he can eliminate your dog as the one in question, he can then redirect he efforts to finding the real biter and helping the injured child avoid having to undergo rabies treatment. (
  • A child who is bitten by an animal may need antibiotics, a tetanus booster, or rarely, a series of rabies shots. (
  • Rarely, bites from wild animals can lead to rabies , a life-threatening infection. (
  • As it turned out, the animal carried rabies, a virus that could have killed any child who got bitten. (
  • I held my breath when I heard that a child dying of rabies had bitten and infected his father and brother - it was horrific. (
  • Asked if the children had contracted rabies or some other infection when bitten by the dogs, chief medical officer Javed Ahmad in Kheri district said, "It takes around three months for symptoms of rabies to appear in an infected person. (
  • Washington State Public Health Laboratories confirmed Wednesday that a bat, which bit a child on July 4 at Liberty Lake Regional Park, tested positive for rabies. (
  • Officials said the child and the mother, who was not bit, had contact with the bat and are both receiving vaccines for rabies. (
  • Also please get the child vaccinated with anti rabies medication. (
  • Most dogs would absolutely not tolerate this type of interaction well, and will generally start to display some signs of low level aggression, which you can learn more about from Doggone Safe Some dogs, particularly those not well-socialized with children, will skip the low-level warning and launch directly into a bite. (
  • If you get an infection from scratching bedbug bites, a doctor will need to prescribe medicine to clear up the infection. (
  • Kids whose tetanus shots are not up to date will need a shot (post-exposure tetanus prophylaxis) after an animal bite to prevent tetanus infection . (
  • A bite or scratch on a child's face, hand, or foot is particularly at risk for infection and should be checked by your doctor as soon as possible. (
  • Animal bites and scratches that break the skin can sometimes cause infection. (
  • approximately one in 10 bites might cause infection ( 2 ). (
  • Infection can also occur after handling infected rodents without a bite or scratch, or through ingestion of food or water contaminated with the bacteria ( 1 ). (
  • One child developed an infection and one was left with permanent injury to the facial nerve. (
  • With proper care, your child can avoid developing an infection, and they may even be able to avoid developing a scar. (
  • To protect against infection, particularly in children, apply an antibiotic lotion or cream. (
  • Your child could have an infection. (
  • In many cases, mosquito bites can cause an infection or a disease. (
  • It is a contagious bacterial skin infection that most commonly affect children between the ages of two to five years (9) . (
  • Even a bite from a non-venomous snake can cause infection or allergic reaction in some children. (
  • I assume of course even at this young age he is strongly chastised for biting - a very anti-social behavior. (
  • It's probably an impulse behavior if it's happening without provocation but it's an impulse this child needs to learn to control sooner rather than later. (
  • The tendency of a dog to bite is related to heredity, early experience, later socialization and training, health and victim behavior. (
  • Dog bites in children are frequent and influenced by the breed-related behavior of dogs, dog owners, children, and parents. (
  • As long as your child seems like his usual self, just watch him for changes in symptoms or behavior. (
  • Children often behave inappropriately toward dogs simply because they don't know, for example, that grabbing a dog's face, pulling its tail, or suddenly waking it from a deep sleep is not welcome behavior. (
  • The scientists then measured the levels of hyperactive behavior in the children using the combined assessments of trained observers, parental observation, and teacher observation. (
  • All of the children showed increased levels of hyperactive behavior during the weeks they received the drinks containing food colorings and sodium benzoate. (
  • However, the younger children showed more hyperactive behavior while receiving the drink containing greater levels of food colorings, while the older children did not. (
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  • The circumstances that cause a dog to bite vary and may be influenced by breed behavior tendencies and the behavior of the victim, parents and dog owner. (
  • prevention of mosquito bites for kids. (
  • Thus, we can now make parents aware of younger children's intrusive inspection behaviour, integrate this knowledge in prevention messages and contribute to reduction in bite injuries, especially to children's faces. (
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs each year and 885,000 require medical attention. (
  • For developing proper prevention strategies, it is important to understand the circumstances and characteristics of dog bites. (
  • May is National Dog Bite Prevention month, but why wait until May? (
  • Implications Current dog bite prevention strategies focus on dog control and owner education (eg, leash laws, animal training). (
  • These strategies help, but identification of child specific risk factors, such as inhibitory control, could aid development of other dog-bite prevention programs. (
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs each year and more than half of the victims are children. (
  • Among children, the rate of dog-bite related injuries is highest among those aged 5 to 9, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . (
  • The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides more information on how to prevent dog bites . (
  • I have discovered that the "900 times" figure appears in the Post Office's annual announcements of Dog Bite Prevention Month as far back as 2004 , but not as far back as 2002 . (
  • Read on this MomJunction post to know more about mosquito bites, possible allergic reactions, and prevention tips. (
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4.7 million people in the United State are bitten by dogs annually, and 20 percent of these victims require medical care for their injuries. (
  • The Regional Center for Poison Control and Prevention , based at Children's, provides 24-hour treatment and advice to health care professionals and the public on all types of poisoning, including snake bites. (
  • According to the Centers for Disease Control, the majority of serious injuries from those bites occur to children between ages 5 and 9. (
  • Because pet parents are legally responsible for injuries their dog causes, it's important that they take all possible steps to prevent their dog from biting. (
  • Criticized for its own handling of head injuries, the NFL launched an extensive lobbying campaign to pass laws protecting kids who get concussions while playing sports. (
  • As often children's behaviour triggers bite injuries, we studied children's physical distance to an object and the role of smell and mobility of an object on children's facial proximity (leaning in) behaviour. (
  • R]egardless of the severity of the trauma, most dog bite injuries result in permanent scars, and secondary revision surgery is frequently needed,' the researchers write. (
  • In 90 percent of children, the bites caused a combination of crush, laceration, and shear injuries. (
  • Dog bites are a common in children, with many of these injuries involving the head and neck. (
  • They suggest that plastic and craniofacial surgeons treating dog bite injuries in children should advise parents about the possible need for further surgery for scar revision, and provide counseling to 'align expectations with expected surgical outcomes. (
  • Therefore, we evaluated retrospectively the charts of 341 children who sought medical assistance in our department as a result of dog-bite-related injuries. (
  • Dogs and children don't always mix, and when they don't, injuries are likely. (
  • Enhanced animal control and education efforts should reduce dog bite injuries and associated problems with pets and stray dogs, such as emerging infectious diseases. (
  • Although no children died as a result of the attacks, injuries included fractures around the eye, torn eyelids and damage to the eyeball. (
  • Among children, the rate of dog-bite related injuries is highest for those ages 5-9. (
  • If your child is involved in a dog bite accident and sustains serious injuries, you must recognize that their life is going to change immediately, and irreparably, and that the lives of you and your other children will also be impacted. (
  • There are myriad ways that injuries sustained by your child in an incident involving a dog may change their life, alter the future of your family, and impact your present way of life. (
  • Disfiguring bite injuries are common in dog bite accidents and impact hundreds of people throughout the United States every year, changing not only their lives, but also their appearances, permanently. (
  • When a dog attacks your child, there is a high likelihood that they will be bit on the face or other part of the head, arms, legs, neck, chest, hands, or feet, and any of these areas are susceptible to disfiguring injuries. (
  • With disfiguring injuries it is a very real possibility that your child will require multiple surgeries just to begin the corrective process, but that surgery may not ever completely repair the injury or make your child look the way they once did. (
  • These types of injuries forever change the life of your child because they are a constant reminder of the pain and suffering of the accident, and because they may be teased at school, and even be shut out from groups of friends, or from jobs that they may have held at a later point in life. (
  • Another reason that disfiguring injuries are so serious for children is that they can impede the normal growth process and over time, your child may lose use of a limb or other body part due to these injuries. (
  • While surgery can help to increase mobility for your child, in the majority of cases, your child will face lifelong problems due to their injuries. (
  • Internal injuries are more than just possible, but probable, in a dog bite accident and can cause a significant amount of loss of blood within the body. (
  • Internal injuries are very common in dog attacks involving small children where the dog stomped on the child or bit their bodies. (
  • If your child fell down repeatedly while trying to get away from the dog, this could also have contributed to the development of internal injuries. (
  • Unfortunately, internal injuries are not always readily apparent, and if your child does not exhibit symptoms, or does not have external injuries, you may be tempted to not take your child to the hospital. (
  • The study, published in the International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology , explores the risks of dog bite injuries to the face in children and bite severity by breed, size and head structure. (
  • Although the rare random dog mauling can happen and is a terrifying occurrence, by and large most dog bites occur with familiar dogs during everyday activities. (
  • In contrast to previous studies showing that most dog bites occur in boys, Dr. Eppley's patients were about equally divided between girls and boys. (
  • Symptoms can occur a bit differently in each child. (
  • The bites of most spiders cause only minor, local reactions, although a deadly reaction can occur. (
  • Very few of these seropositive children report previous symptoms or treatment for LB. Thus the findings suggest that exposure to the Borrelia spirochaete (with subsequent antibody response in serum) does occur in young children, mostly without giving rise to clinical LB. Future studies on cell-mediated immune responses are needed to investigate explanatory immunological mechanisms. (
  • Most bites to children occur from a family dog when the dog is resting and the child approaches. (
  • Many bites to children occur even when an adult is in the room. (
  • Tick bites often happen at night and occur more in the spring and summer months. (
  • The best way to avoid mosquito bites is to wear an insect repellent. (
  • The basic steps that one can take to prevent mosquito bites is to wear lighter colored clothes as mosquitoes are attracted to dark colors. (
  • The secret to getting kids motivated is the same as it is for adults: Make exercise fun. (
  • Kids and adults are going to be exposed to allergens all the time, and if they can learn to tolerate them, that's what it's all about. (
  • There are many more tips and tools for teaching kids (and adults! (
  • Ticks are tiny insects that instill big fears in both kids and adults - and for good reason. (
  • 2 In particular, children tend to underestimate the danger arising from dogs because they are more careless and inexperienced than adults in their interaction with dogs. (
  • This is confirmed by studies showing that children are more likely than adults to sustain canine bite wounds, with the highest incidence being among 5- to 9-year-old boys (6:1000 people). (
  • Although biting is fairly common in young children, it is often worrisome to adults. (
  • It upsets other children and often angers teachers and other adults. (
  • I made them two nights ago, with carrot soup, and they were a huge hit, both with adults and kids. (
  • Children are more prone to mosquito bites than adults. (
  • Although larger adults give out more CO2 than small children, that doesn't make kids immune. (
  • After children ages 5 to 9 years old, the agency said that seniors represent the largest group at risk, followed by letter carriers. (
  • Those who require treatment after dog bites are predominately children ages 5 to 9 years. (
  • FRIDAY, Oct. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Kids take their cues from mom and dad, so it only makes sense to participate with them when teaching them the merits of exercise. (
  • The B1 and the garlic changes the smell of the skin, so ticks don't like it and while the ticks may crawl on you they won't find a piece of skin to bite. (
  • When are ticks most likely to bite? (
  • If your child bites repeatedly, be sure to talk with your child's healthcare provider about the problem. (
  • Your child's healthcare provider will look at the bite area. (
  • If you think you've been bitten by a mosquito, wash the bite with soap and water. (
  • Wash the bite area with soap and water. (
  • According to the child, Ward took the child to the bathroom to wash her face and saw the bite mark, so she gave the girl ice. (
  • Wash the bite area with rubbing alcohol or soap and water and apply an antiseptic lotion or cream. (
  • The hallmark sign of a brown recluse spider bite is a painful, blistering skin lesion. (
  • Biting can be painful and frightening when it happens. (
  • Now you can treat even the most over-scratched bug bites without fear of painful stinging. (
  • Few factors make people more prone to mosquito bites ( 2 , 4 ). (
  • Some children seem to be more prone to mosquito bites than others, and scientists are finding that it's true: The pesky critters are most attracted to certain, um, 'lucky' folks. (
  • Most of the mosquito bites are relatively harmless but they may sometimes cause allergic reactions or spread diseases in children. (
  • Allergic reactions from a mosquito bite can vary among children. (
  • Occasionally, spider bites can cause allergic reactions. (
  • It is important to give antibiotics to children who have Lyme disease with symptoms. (
  • The best way to tell if your child has Lyme disease is by hearing about their symptoms and doing a physical exam. (
  • With the onset of symptoms, ranging from 7 to 14 days, it is often hard for victims and/or parents to associate the illness with the tick bite. (
  • The warning by the medical community is for anyone who lives in rural-type, tick-infested areas, to seek immediate medical care if they are bitten by a tick and experience any flu-type symptoms. (
  • Advanced symptoms of Lyme disease can include extreme fatigue, arthritic joints with pain, disorientation, memory loss, and in extreme cases even death and sadly if the patient doesn't mention being bitten by a tick the medical community may be at a loss as to the cause of the illness. (
  • To protect your children and yourself it is recommended that exposure to tick-infested areas be minimized but if that is impossible and you are bitten by a tick take extreme caution and watch for any symptoms that could indicate one of the two above mentioned diseases. (
  • Patients presenting with these symptoms often don't know they were bitten. (
  • What are the symptoms of a spider bite in children? (
  • The symptoms of a brown recluse spider bite may look like other health problems. (
  • He or she will also check your child for other symptoms of a bite. (
  • What are the symptoms of flea, mite, or chigger bites in a child? (
  • The symptoms of flea, mite, or chigger bites can seem like other health conditions. (
  • However, each child may experience symptoms differently. (
  • Few of the common symptoms of mosquito bite include the following ( 2 , 4 ). (
  • You should seek medical attention if your child presents the following symptoms (2) . (
  • Objective To determine the seroprevalence of Borrelia IgG antibodies in serum of young Swedish children and to relate it to gender, geographical location, reported tick bites, symptoms and previous treatment for LB. (
  • Every child should be taught how to behave safely around dogs, whether there are pets in the household or not. (
  • Studies show that dogs are three times more likely to bite if they are not. (
  • That's why it's essential that the parents of both children and dogs take steps to prevent dog bites from happening. (
  • And when dogs do bite, it can be a high profile problem. (
  • The attack came four months after another of the family's dogs -- also a Rottweiler -- was removed from the home after it bit someone. (
  • Dogs bite 4.5 million Americans each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control -- and those are just the reported cases. (
  • Dogs never bite me. (
  • Whether the animal is a family pet (in kids, most animal bites are from dogs ) or a creature from the wild, scratches and bites can carry disease. (
  • When Dogs Bite: Are You 'Asking for It? (
  • After all, I've been working in the field every day with dogs longer than he's been alive and I've never had a serious bite. (
  • Children do not know they are interacting in an unsafe and threatening manner, and dogs don't know what to do when a child is ignoring all the warning signs they are trying to send out. (
  • it's really hard when children play with dogs unsupervised, who's child was it anyways? (
  • The study, the largest of its kind, was done by Vikram Durairaj, MD, of the University of Colorado School of Medicine, who found that dogs usually target a child's face and eyes and most often it's a breed considered `good' with children, like a Labrador retriever. (
  • The vast majority (82%) of the dogs were familiar to the children. (
  • Both Tommy and his parents are creating potentially dangerous habits and assumptions about kids, dogs, and how they should interact. (
  • Toddlers, like dogs, tend not to be very good at discriminating - Tommy will likely assume that it is acceptable to interact with all dogs the same way he interacts with Marcy, which places Tommy in danger of becoming a dog bite victim. (
  • There is no time like the present to begin teaching your child better ways to interact with (and know when not to interact with) dogs. (
  • If your child was bitten by a dog, chances are, they aren't going to be in a hurry to seek out and spend time with other dogs. (
  • You shouldn't force your child to interact with dogs if they aren't ready. (
  • Limiting your child's exposure to dogs is an important way to help your child get over a dog bite right at first, but it's not a good long-term strategy. (
  • Understand what makes some people more likely to be bitten by dogs than others and share that information with your child. (
  • Come up with strategies for dealing with dangerous dogs, and empower your child to speak up and tell others to keep their dogs on leashes or to step away if they are being approached by a dog. (
  • When your child feels educated and empowered, they will be less fearful when they find themselves near dogs they feel uncomfortable around. (
  • When a dog is annoyed or offended (yes, dogs can be offended), it will also object, sometimes by biting. (
  • Teach your children that unfamiliar dogs -- no matter how small, cute, or fluffy -- should not be touched or approached without adult permission. (
  • Puppy owners should expose their young dogs to a variety of other pets as well as children of different ages. (
  • HealthDay) -- More than half of the 4.7 million people bitten by dogs in the United States annually are children under the age of 14. (
  • Teach children to exercise caution around dogs. (
  • Don't let your kids approach dogs without asking the owner's permission first. (
  • Children should allow dogs to sniff them first and avoid touching their face, head and tail. (
  • The children knew almost all of the dogs that attacked them: About half were family pets, about 15% belonged to a neighbor, about 13% to a friend, and about 10% to a relative. (
  • According to the study's authors, "Familiar dogs may be allowed more time with children and with less supervision, key circumstances that may precipitate attacks. (
  • I read in the newspaper today that letter carriers were bitten by dogs 3,000 times last year. (
  • Over the years, there have been reports of dogs attacking children in neighbouring Bareilly district's Baheri tehsil. (
  • Each year as many as 4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs. (
  • Dogs are wonderful companions that bring great happiness to millions of children and their families," says UAB psychologist David Schwebel, Ph.D. , director of the UAB Youth Safety Lab. (
  • But we must remember that dogs are animals, and that they can have the potential to bite young children who don't realize it is dangerous to reach for dogs in the face or to try to play with dogs that are sleeping or eating," Schwebel says. (
  • If this computer game successfully teaches young children to interact safely with their pet dogs," said Schwebel, "it could have enormous impact on reducing accidental bites from pet dogs. (
  • Experts say the majority of cases in which people believe they or their pets have been bitten by coyotes turn out to have been attacks by dogs, but Chicago officials remain confident, after talking to witnesses, that the animal that attacked the boy on Wednesday was a coyote. (
  • It is important you teach both the dogs and the kids how to interact with one another. (
  • Researchers found pit bulls and mixed breed dogs have the highest risk of biting and cause the most damage per bite. (
  • Because mixed breed dogs account for a significant portion of dog bites, and we often didn't know what type of dog was involved in these incidents, we looked at additional factors that may help predict bite tendency when breed is unknown like weight and head shape. (
  • We wanted to provide families with data to help them determine the risk to their children and inform them on which types of dogs do well in households with kids. (
  • Teach children to let resting dogs lie and to stay out of dog crates, beds and other resting places that are designated for the dog. (
  • Children should not approach, touch or otherwise interact with dogs while they are eating. (
  • Medical complications of brown recluse spider bites are uncommon but they can be severe, particularly in children, researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) reported today. (
  • In rare cases the bite also can cause a severe illness called systemic loxoscelism, characterized by a blood clotting disorder and hemolysis, destruction of red blood cells. (
  • Recommended treatment is a little different depending on the severity of the bite, but no matter how minor or severe, you should schedule the appropriate doctor's appointments. (
  • Call 911 if your child has signs of a severe allergic reaction such as trouble breathing or tightness in the throat or chest. (
  • Billy Fetherston, 5, had a brush with death after suffering a severe reaction from a tick bite. (
  • Your child gets a rash or severe itching. (
  • Your child gets severe muscle or joint aches. (
  • COLUMBUS, Ohio - New research at The Ohio State University College of Medicine and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center identifies dog breeds and physical traits that pose the highest risk of biting with severe injury. (
  • 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. (
  • 1 Queensland Children's Medical Research Institute, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD. (
  • Dr. Kathleen Berchelmann of the pediatric hospitalist team at St. Louis Children's Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine shares advice on preventing dog bites. (
  • The study looked at 537 children treated for facial dog bites at The Children's Hospital on the University of Colorado's Anschutz Medical Campus between 2003 and 2008. (
  • Toddlers are the population most likely to suffer from a dog bite, and generally, when a toddler is bitten, the injury is to the face (because children's faces are often at the same height as dog faces, and because many of the incidents revolve around hugging, when the toddler's face is very close to the dog's face). (
  • and of parent concern that children's behaviour will anger their dog, r=−0.25 (parents of uninhibited children more concerned). (
  • Researchers from the University of Colorado, Denver looked at data on 537 children up to age 18 who were treated at Children's Hospital in Denver for dog bites to the face from 2003 to 2008. (
  • For the duration of the study, the children's parents were asked to refrain from feeding their children any other foods that contained the preservative and food colorings used in the study. (
  • A Little Bit of Cheek offers a range of children's jewellery that is edgy and cool with loads of bright colours and skulls. (
  • To assess bite severity, researchers reviewed 15 years of dog-related facial trauma cases from Nationwide Children's Hospital and the University of Virginia Health System. (
  • Young children are especially vulnerable to dog bites because they may not notice subtle signs that a dog may bite," said Dr. Charles Elmaraghy , study co-author, associate professor of otolaryngology at Ohio State's College of Medicine and chief of otolaryngology at Nationwide Children's Hospital. (
  • Boston Children's has launched the world's 1st program dedicated to offering hand transplants to children who qualify. (
  • Phoenix Children's Hospital has provided hope, healing and the best healthcare for children and families since 1983. (
  • This is a tick bite,'" Rogers said. (
  • What should I do if my child has a tick bite? (
  • Previous tick bite had been noted in 66% of these seropositive children but the majority (94%) had not previously been treated for LB. In addition, another 55 children reported a history of LB but were negative to Borrelia IgG antibodies in serum. (
  • That rash is a tell-tale sign of a tick bite , and a doctor diagnosed Meghan with Lyme disease. (
  • They don't show up until a few days to a few weeks after a tick bite and can lead to long-term problems if untreated. (
  • The best way to avoid getting bitten by bedbugs is to keep your room uncluttered so bedbugs won't have places to hide. (
  • He may not have KNOWN he was asking for it, and in all likelihood if the child had been educated as to what he was doing he might have been able to avoid his traumatic events. (
  • Lyme disease can be treated with antibiotics, but it's best to avoid getting bitten by a tick in the first place. (
  • Avoid this drug in children with liver disease or an allergy to acetaminophen . (
  • Avoid this drug in children with liver, kidney, stomach or bleeding problems . (
  • Children should avoid close face-to-face contact with any dog. (
  • If threatened by a dog, children should be told to remain calm, avoid eye contact and stand still until the dog leaves or back away slowly. (
  • Prompt treatment is essential to avoid more serious complications, especially in children. (
  • The program presents a series of games that instruct children to avoid behaviors that can aggravate a dog such as pulling its tail or ears or making direct eye contact. (
  • Be a model for your child and avoid any confrontational or risky interactions that might trigger a fear or fear-aggression response if the child were to mimic it. (
  • To avoid this and other undesirable outcomes, you should have your child examined if you notice them breathing mostly through the mouth, particularly at rest. (
  • Perhaps the easiest and least expensive method for curbing nail biting in your children is to cut their fingernails short. (
  • Fingernails can be bitten even when they're very short if the biter is determined. (
  • This is a great product to help your children stop biting their fingernails if you have tried other methods and failed. (
  • Fingernails: nail biting issues! (
  • Nail biting is the habit of biting one's fingernails or toenails during periods of nervousness, stress or boredom. (
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  • Experimental biting is done by infants and toddlers as they explore their world. (
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  • Always talk with your child's provider before giving these medicines if your child has chronic liver or kidney disease or has ever had a stomach ulcer or GI (gastrointestinal) bleeding. (
  • It is only the female mosquitoes that bite as they require human blood in order to lay eggs. (
  • Mosquitoes generally come out during the nighttime and so you can ensure that the child does not go out during that time. (
  • It is also believed that intake of vitamin B1 helps to prevent mosquitoes from biting. (
  • Interestingly, only female mosquitoes bite as they feed on blood (protein and iron source) to provide nourishment to their eggs (2) . (
  • Females are the only mosquitoes that bite , because they use a protein in human and animal blood to develop their eggs, according to the University of Florida entomology department. (
  • Female mosquitoes are attracted to warmer bodies and to the smell of lactic acid, according to Smithsonian , so your child is more likely to get bitten after a soccer match or a warm day in the playground. (
  • More research has to be done to prove a strong connection between blood type and mosquitoes, but if your kids are type O, you might want to be a little more diligent about applying the bug spray during skeeter season. (
  • Children who have been bitten by a dog should have their wound cleaned with soap and water. (
  • So, have people observe the situation and evaluate what might be reinforcing this child's biting - and don't reinforce it. (
  • I was learning that all the people with whom I came in contact, regardless of race, were every bit as much God's children as I was. (
  • More than 4.5 million people suffer dog bites each year and summer is peak season for problem encounters - especially for children. (
  • I've heard many people say 'my dog would never bite', only to be surprised when it happens," says Corum. (
  • You may have a younger brother or sister who is going through a biting people phase! (
  • Although many people who are bit say "It came out of nowhere! (
  • A pit bull raced out of a duplex in Glassell Park and attacked a city animal control officer Monday, savaging her hand in its jaw as she approached to investigate an incident in which two people were badly bitten, officials said. (
  • When a child is clearly in harm's way, the decision is simpler, and many people would intervene to help. (
  • Approximately 800,000 people seek medical attention for the bites and less than half of those people require treatment. (
  • The outbreak has infected 154 people, including a father and son who were bitten by a member of their own family. (
  • Treatment involves vaccinating people who have been bitten or scratched by a suspected rabid dog and administering post-exposure treatment where necessary. (
  • Usually, people who have become desensitized (less sensitive or insensitive to mosquito bite) may not show any observable reaction (1) . (
  • However you only have these rights if you act quickly on your child's behalf, reach out to the right people who can help you, and do whatever it takes to ensure the safety of the neighborhood, your child, and your family's future. (
  • Some people do not know they have been bitten. (
  • Each year in the United States, about 7,000 people are bitten by venomous snakes, mostly during the summer months. (
  • Though many people are afraid of spiders, they rarely bite people unless threatened. (
  • And bites by the venomous black widow and brown recluse spiders can be very dangerous to people. (
  • Learn how to prevent tick bites on people , on pets , and in the yard . (
  • Some bites need stitches while others heal on their own. (
  • The bites required stitches and future plastic surgery, but were healing nicely. (
  • If a person gets bitten by a bedbug, the bite will feel itchy. (
  • These itchy red bumps may appear hours or days after a mosquito bite and may last for a few days. (
  • 3 The aesthetic and psychosociological consequences of trauma caused by a dog bite reportedly burden the quality of life of the affected child and his or her family. (
  • The Department of Pediatric Surgery at the Medical University of Graz is a level 1 trauma center that treats ∼11000 children annually. (
  • And for those of you who do not have help, or cannot face the trauma that a wriggling toddler or baby is presenting it's sometimes easier removing the offending bug while your child is asleep and could be less traumatic for all concerned. (
  • How do I know whether or not my child should seek professional help for emotional trauma following a dog bite? (
  • The child may even need to seek professional help for his emotional trauma. (
  • Suffering from emotional trauma caused by a dog bite may lead to the child becoming very withdrawn or easily irritated. (
  • One very common sign that a child shows when going through emotional trauma is problems at school. (
  • Bedbug bites look like little red bumps (similar to mosquito bites ) and they can sometimes happen in a line on the body. (
  • Here's how to handle everything from bumps and burns to nosebleeds and twisted ankles like a pro and help your child stay calm in the process. (
  • Most dog bites can be prevented, if both human and pet parents behave responsibly, according to Heather Corum, a pet care professional who trains the trainers at Canine Company . (
  • Children have to learn how to behave towards animals. (
  • A group of researchers who say that's almost never the case are now studying software aimed at teaching young children how to behave around animals in hopes of cutting down on the number of reported dog bites and maulings. (
  • Imagine how frightened you would be if, as a toddler, you were bitten in the face by a dog. (
  • Although we may find it difficult to imagine that a 50-pound dog would feel threatened by a cute 20-pound toddler, it's only because we know that the child is no threat to the dog. (
  • According to research these bites are independent of the size of the dog (Kahn et al , 2003), therefore it is unclear why young children get bitten mainly in the face and neck area. (
  • In extremely young children, the nails will have to be cut nearly every day to ensure that they are not long enough to bite. (
  • Dog bites to the face are a relatively common injury in young children, and often require repeated plastic surgery procedures to deal with persistent scarring, according to a report in the March Journal of Craniofacial Surgery , published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health. (
  • The researchers strongly suggest that young children be kept away from 'high-risk' breeds. (
  • The onus is on parents to recognize aggressive breeds as well as behaviors and never allow their young children to be left unsupervised around any dog. (
  • Frustration biting happens when young children become frustrated and unable to cope with a situation. (
  • Rest is part of the treatment for a concussion, and most young children will need some after even a minor head injury," says Ethan Wiener, M.D., director of the division of pediatric emergency medicine at NYU Langone Health, in New York City. (
  • We see it all the time-the 6-year-old riding in the front seat of a car, tweens biking on a busy road without helmets, young children in the neighborhood pool while mom sits yards away talking on her cell phone. (
  • Stop nail biting in children, nail polish bad for young children. (
  • According to AAAAI, young children may not often react at all to the mosquito bites for the same reason (3) . (
  • Doctors want parents of young children to use this information when deciding which dog to own. (
  • Animal bites and human bites can easily get infected. (
  • Animal bites and scratches, even minor ones, can sometimes lead to complications. (
  • Many animal bites can be prevented . (
  • The software is designed to teach children when the dog wants to play and when the dog may be upset," he said. (
  • Teach your children to stay away from strange animals, and not to tease or provoke any animals, even family pets. (
  • Teach kids not to tease pets, to handle them gently, and to stay away from wild or stray animals. (
  • And you can teach children to become aware of the problems which can develop from nail biting, like for example: - Nail-biting can cause your fingertips to be red and sore and your cuticles to bleed. (
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  • Durairaj found that 68 percent of bites occurred in children 5-years-old or younger with the highest incidence in 3-year-olds. (
  • In our retrospective survey, the medical charts of all children who were younger than 17 years and sought medical attention after a dog bite between 1994 and 2003 were reviewed. (
  • Children who are younger than 10 years represent the high-risk group for dog attacks. (
  • Don't use ibuprofen in children younger than 6 months old. (
  • The father, 27, and his seven year old son, were infected after being bitten by a younger son who was dying of the disease. (
  • Cohen J, Bush S. Case report: compartment syndrome after a suspected black widow spider bite. (
  • Specific treatment for a black widow spider bite will be determined by your child's physician. (
  • This study focuses on the pattern of incidence, mechanisms, and circumstances of accident and injury in a series of pediatric patients who sustained dog bites. (
  • 4 Hence, pediatric dog bites represent a serious medical and public health issue. (
  • The major objectives of this study were to analyze the incidence, the mechanisms of accident, and the injury pattern as well as the required surgical treatment in a series of pediatric patients who sustained dog bites. (
  • Inhibitory control, the capacity to plan and suppress inappropriate approach responses under instruction or in novel situations (Rothbart et al , 2001), is linked to broad child injury risk (Schwebel & Plumert, 1999), but is poorly understood as a risk factor for pediatric dog bites. (
  • I'm a pediatric sleep specialist who has seen it all, and I'm here to tell you that it's not too late to get your child to (happily) stay in his own bed all night long. (
  • A spate of other dog attacks have made headlines in recent months, including the fatal mauling of an 11-day-old baby boy last month by a Siberian husky and the death of a 2-year-old boy in Florida, who was bitten in the neck by the family's Weimaraner. (
  • And the risk of tick bites is high at the family's Mullumbimby home, which is located within their banana plantation and surrounding rainforest. (
  • In addition, complications may arise due to mosquito bites and other insect bites. (
  • If your child has pain, give acetaminophen or ibuprofen . (
  • Give acetaminophen to your child. (
  • Give your child acetaminophen (Tylenol) or ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) for a fever and pain. (
  • Humans or animals should receive treatment as soon as possible if bitten. (
  • However, only three of these-Anopheles, Culex, and Aedes are clinically significant and responsible for mosquito bites in humans (1) . (
  • Kristin Jaeger, a licensed arts, equine and substance abuse therapist, and mental health counselor works at Bit of Hope Ranch, an organization that provides a healing environment for both animals and humans. (
  • Management of brown recluse spider bites in primary care. (
  • Just playing in a rural backyard didn't think we`d see her getting bitten by a tick," Craig said. (
  • If the bite or scratch wound is bleeding , apply pressure to the area with a clean bandage or towel until the bleeding stops. (
  • The standard medical treatment of dog bites at our department consists of meticulous wound cleaning and closure of gaping wounds. (
  • Remove all parts of the tick's body to prevent it releasing additional saliva or regurgitating its stomach contents into your bite wound. (
  • I am currently working in private daycare and am experiencing problems with a child who is constantly biting his peers, he is nearly 4 years old. (
  • FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers daycare worker was arrested for biting a child on the shoulder, according to a Lee County Sheriff's Office affidavit. (
  • A family member, playmate, or classmate at daycare or preschool may be the one bitten. (
  • Some bites, especially from cats, can get infected by bacteria from the animal's mouth. (
  • Durairaj said dog bites are especially devastating to children because they are smaller and their faces are within easy reach of the animal's mouth. (
  • Hi, try putting nail biting varnish on, or piri piri. (
  • In addition to being a socially unacceptable habit, nail biting can increase the risk of disease and the rate at which germs are spread in your household. (
  • If they can't get their teeth around the nail then it will be impossible for them to bite. (
  • Covering finger-tips is another effective way to deter nail biting. (
  • Nail biting is one of the most common childhood habits. (
  • The clinical name for nail biting is chronic onychophagia. (
  • Nail-biting also increases your risk for infections around your nailbeds and in your mouth. (
  • Dental problems and infections of the gums can be caused by nail-biting. (
  • Stop nail biting in children: preventing nail biting in children. (
  • Children and nail biting - discourage nail biting in children. (
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  • Apply an antibiotic lotion or cream to the area of the bite. (
  • are 900 times more likely to be bitten than letter carriers. (
  • Then the bite rate is six bites per thousand letter carriers per year, and if children are 900 times more likely to be bitten, they are getting bitten at a rate of 5,400 bites per thousand children per year, or 5.4 bites per child. (
  • A police K-9 has been "removed from service until further notice" after the dog got spooked and bit a woman twice during a search for a missing Port Orange child, police said. (
  • Animal control officers continued to search for coyotes in the Lincoln Park neighborhood where a coyote attacked the 6-year-old boy, as well as downtown where a coyote was spotted and a man reported he was also bitten. (
  • Researchers also performed an extensive literature search from 1970 to current for dog bite papers that reported breed to determine relative risk of biting from a certain breed. (
  • The likelihood of a child getting bitten in their lifetime is around 50 percent with 80 percent of those bites involving the head and neck. (
  • Sometimes, a snake bites but does not inject venom. (
  • The most important thing to remember if your child is bitten by a is to treat all snake bites as if they were venomous and get your child a hospital emergency room as quickly as possible, especially if you are unsure of the exact type of snake responsible for the bite. (
  • Depending on the severity of the bite, your child may need surgery. (
  • Depending on the severity of the bite, treatment can range from administering corticosteroids and other medications to surgery of the ulcerated area. (
  • Depending on the severity of the bite, treatment may include muscle relaxants, pain relievers and other medications, and supportive care. (
  • Mayer says this is due to the severity of the bite and after learning about previous instances of aggression from the dog. (
  • The amount of disfigurement depends on the location and severity of the injury, and also the age of your child and how large their body parts are. (
  • The purpose of this study was to evaluate dog bites in children, and we specifically looked at how breed relates to bite frequency and bite severity," said Dr. Garth Essig , lead author and otolaryngologist at Ohio State's Wexner Medical Center. (
  • I am a parent of a 4 year old son who was asked to leave 2 different childcare/mom's day out programs because he bit several times. (
  • I am a 31 year old female and for at least 20years (possibly longer) I have been biting the skin around my fingers. (
  • With so many parties and gifts involving food, parents may worry that their children will come into contact with the very allergens they are so vigilant about avoiding year round. (
  • The statistics are sobering: 4.5 million dog bites a year in the United States, almost a million of which require medical attention. (
  • In the study, Dr. Barry L. Eppley of Indiana University Health North Hospital, Carmel, and Dr. Arno Rene Schelich of Hans Privatklinikum, Graz, Austria, review a ten-year experience of the common dog bites of the face in children. (
  • Tommy is a two-year-old child who lives with Marcy, a three-year old Basset Hound . (
  • Over 260 children (137 3-year-olds and 130 8/9-year-olds) completed the seven week study. (
  • The report said the 53-year-old Dileo was bitten on the thigh and hip. (
  • Since these 280,561 carriers received 3,000 dog bites, the rate per 100,000 carriers per year is 1069.29 bites. (
  • Incidentally, your toddler's chance of being bitten in the course of a year is only about a quarter of a percent, ceteris paribus. (
  • A 5-year-old boy and a man were bitten in separate attacks this week by animals that city officials suspect were coyotes. (
  • Trinidad and Tobago however, has no epidemiological data on the number of dog bites occurring per year and fatalities as a result of dog attacks are not recorded by the central statistical office. (
  • My 5 month old GSD really likes to bite my 5 year old. (
  • Methods 2000 healthy 5-year-old children (n=2000) were randomly selected from among participants of a larger prospective population-based study, the ABIS (All Babies in Southeast Sweden) study. (
  • hi, my three year old daughter got bitten by dog 1 week ago. (
  • This is not helpful for the doctor in deciding whether your child needs treatment to prevent Lyme disease. (
  • The best way to prevent Lyme disease is to prevent tick bites. (
  • How to prevent mosquito bites in kids? (
  • The most effective way to prevent mosquito bites is to use a mosquito net. (
  • To prevent tick bites doctors suggest using Avon's Skin-So-Soft on your skin and taking daily supplements of vitamin B1 and garlic tablets. (
  • How do I prevent tick bites? (
  • What can I do to prevent flea, mite, or chigger bites in my child? (
  • Try not to scratch the bites too much because this can make them become infected. (
  • In the spring of 2013, Child Bite released a split 7-inch with David Yow of Jesus Lizard and Scratch Acid. (
  • If you're not careful they scratch or bite you. (
  • Call your doctor if the bite or scratch broke or punctured the skin, even if the area is small. (
  • Of these, 44% reported only having handled a rat, 38% reported being bitten, and 13% reported a scratch. (
  • Children 5 and under were the most frequent victims of dog bites, accounting for 68% of cases. (
  • Every Chandler dog bite accident has the potential to wreak havoc on the lives of the victims and their families. (
  • Many victims (33.0%) were bitten without having any interaction with the dog and the majority (61.9%) of victims did not receive professional medical assistance. (
  • Because a large number of dog bite victims are children, it is important to know how to deal with children who have been bitten. (
  • Even if a tick is infected with Lyme disease, it does not always spread the bacteria when it bites. (
  • What can I do if I am worried that my child has Lyme disease? (
  • Lyme disease can be tricky to diagnose because there is no blood test that can say for sure whether your child was infected. (
  • In the first stage of Lyme disease, your doctor can tell if your child has Lyme disease and needs antibiotic treatment based on their exam. (