• anxiety
  • Before joining BGU, Dr. Efstratopoulou was a researcher at the Research Unit for Psychomotor Therapy for children at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium, working with children with autism, ADHD, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorders and children with other motor, emotional, behavioral and developmental difficulties. (bishopg.ac.uk)
  • The factors associated with anxiety disorder were being female (OR=2.09, 95% CI 1.64 to 2.66), being in high school (OR=1.8, 95% CI 1.38 to 2.36), physical abuse (OR=1.5, 95% CI 1.04 to 2.15), having difficulty falling asleep (OR=1.67, 95% CI 1.33 to 2.10) and low-level social support (OR=2.17, 95% CI 1.44 to 3.28) and middle-level social support (OR=1.82, 95% CI 1.3 to 2.56). (bmj.com)
  • Children living with both parents had a higher rate of anxiety than left-behind children. (bmj.com)
  • Some studies have shown contradictory results to ED individuals' heightened attention and enhanced memory, however the difference could be attributed to an anxiety-induced response and avoidance behaviour. (wikipedia.org)
  • nutritional
  • The review article by Nguyen and Thomas highlights the potential importance of nutritional factors that could influence the expression of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders. (child-encyclopedia.com)
  • This handbook is a practical reference manual, containing information on day-to-day management as well as background information on specific scenarios and conditions, for practitioners who regularly see children with common and rarer paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutritional problems. (oup.com)
  • A second emphasis in his research work was the correlation between nutritional disturbance and the behaviour of the child. (wikipedia.org)
  • The nature of physical growth and development of children depends primarily upon the genetic endowments, nutritional status, psychosocial attitude and surrounding physical environmental conditions. (cogprints.org)
  • It has been observed that apart from the genetic potential, the intra-uterine environment, mother's nutritional status before, during and post pregnancy, and neonatal nutrition and associated traditional behavior drastically influence the growth and development of individuals. (cogprints.org)
  • Physical growth, health and nutritional status of the ashram school tribal children in Northern Orissa. (cogprints.org)
  • Health and nutritional status of ashram school children in two districts of Orissa. (cogprints.org)
  • It has been suggested that this variety effect may be evolutionarily adaptive, as complete nutrition cannot be found in a single food, and increased dietary variety increases the likelihood of meeting nutritional requirements for various vitamins and minerals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Proponents of this idea say that in poor nutritional conditions, a pregnant woman can modify the development of her unborn child such that it will be prepared for survival in an environment in which resources are likely to be short, resulting in a thrifty phenotype (Hales & Barker, 1992). (wikipedia.org)
  • characteristic
  • It is characteristic for the generation of the so-called war children of the Second World War that until the beginning of the 1990s they did not receive any attention either in scientific research or in public consciousness. (wikipedia.org)
  • neurons
  • 1982 Seymour Benzer, Genes, neurons and behaviour in Drosophila 1981 Harold Garnet Callan, Lampbrush chromosomes 1980 Rodney Robert Porter, The complex proteases of the complement system. (wikipedia.org)
  • ADHD
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) - characterised by serious hyperactivity, impulsivity and/or difficulties with attention and concentration - now affects at least one in every 20 children in the UK. (jfhc.co.uk)
  • It can often be overwhelming when making decisions on what to feed your child with ADHD while overcoming fussy eating habits and behavioural issues. (igennus.com)
  • Among those who are seen in specialty clinics, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) are present at higher rates. (wikipedia.org)
  • Adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (also referred to as adult ADHD, adult with ADHD, or simply ADHD in adults, formerly AADD) is the neurobiological condition of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diagnosis of the condition follows after one or several assessment interviews by a clinician including: examination of personal history observational evidence from family members or close friends academic reports, often going back to school years etc., as well as evaluation to diagnose additional possible conditions which often coexist with ADHD, called comorbidities or comorbid disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • The learning potential and overall intelligence of an adult with ADHD, however, are no different from the potential and intelligence of adults who do not have the disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • obese
  • This course will focus on nutrition and exercise for children and how healthy lifestyle habits such as healthy eating and physical activity can lower the risk of becoming obese. (distance-learning-centre.co.uk)
  • Using the percentile ranking to determine whether or not a child or adolescent between 2-20 years old is overweight or obese inherits the same techniques as a BMI except the interpretation of the data collected is varied. (wikipedia.org)
  • Obese children are classified as being equal to or greater than the 95th percentile. (wikipedia.org)
  • Between 1985 and 1995 the number of obese children increased dramatically from both perspectives of boys (10.7% to 20.5%) and girls (11.8% to 21.1%) aged 7-15 and 5-17 in the two respective year brackets. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 2011/12 Australian Bureau of Statistics- Australian Health Survey, statistics reiterated the lack of substantial preventative methods, highlighting a 1% increase and therefore a total of 26% of children aged between 5-17 years as being either overweight or obese. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • Children under treatment will migrate to adult health services if necessary as they transit into adulthood, however diagnosis of adults involves full examination of their history. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Study will take place in Joondalup, Western Australia and will have a strong focus on families and the health of both children and adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • JFHS Phase 1 will pilot the Study with 2,000 participants, ~ 700 nuclear families, including adults and children (6 years and up). (wikipedia.org)
  • Anorexia
  • Although amenorrhea was once a required criterion for the disorder, it is no longer required to meet criteria for anorexia nervosa due to its exclusive nature for sufferers who are male, post-menopause, or who do not menstruate for other reasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • Specific memory biases include: Directed-forgetting: individuals with eating disorders, particularly anorexia nervosa, display more difficulty in forgetting information or cues related to body, shape and food than those without eating disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • cognitive
  • The intensity of infection with A. lumbricoides, however, was correlated with the level of verbal ability and with inhibition-control aspects of cognitive behaviour. (nih.gov)
  • dyslexia
  • At least one in every 10 children has either specific difficulties with literacy skills (dyslexia), or with motor coordination, organisation and planning (dyspraxia), or both - limiting their educational, social and future employment opportunities. (jfhc.co.uk)
  • Food
  • This is why fast-food restaurants are popular with children: they provide "dry" foods that are uniform in shape, neutral in colour, and often served in exactly the same way. (jfhc.co.uk)
  • Heritable genetic factors are responsible for the ability to detect and identify smell and taste of food items of liking and disliking and for the fussy behavior toward different foods in children. (cogprints.org)
  • Roughly half of all RDNs hold graduate degrees and many have certifications in specialized fields such as sports, pediatrics, renal, oncological, food-allergy, or gerontological nutrition. (wikipedia.org)
  • A growing number of dietitians work in the food industry, journalism, sports nutrition, corporate wellness programs, and other non-traditional dietetics settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food choice is the subject of research in nutrition, food science, psychology, anthropology, sociology, and other branches of the natural and social sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Individuals with eating disorders display several memory and attentional biases to food, shape, weight and size. (wikipedia.org)
  • Schema-related: display maladaptive perceptions of food, shape, weight and self that lead to obsessive attention on and enhanced memory for these items, leading to maintaining the eating disorder thought and eating behaviour. (wikipedia.org)
  • Only 24 percent of children consume iron-rich food, 24 percent of children meet a minimally acceptable diet, and only half of pregnant women take recommended iron supplementation during pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • is an autoimmune disorder in which the body is unable to digest gluten which is found in various food grains, most notably wheat, and also rye and barley. (wikipedia.org)
  • relation
  • The term disorder of nutrition, which Czerny used, showed the relation between nutrition on the one and disease on the other hand. (wikipedia.org)
  • This study was aimed at evaluating the health profile in relation to growth, development and nutrition of a randomly selected cross section of 1038 Ashram school children aged six through 15 years in the state of Orissa. (cogprints.org)
  • It was hypothesized that this was directly related to adolescent study participants also reporting poor emotional awareness, expression, and regulation in relation to internalized/ externalized eating disordered habits. (wikipedia.org)
  • correlates
  • They report their findings in the article " The Neural Correlates of Emotional Lability in Children with ASD ," published in Brain Connectivity , a peer-reviewed journal from Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers . (healthcanal.com)
  • diets
  • Toddlers' diets and the impact of nutrition on physical and psychological well-being were the focus of study days organised by The Learning Curve earlier this year. (jfhc.co.uk)
  • diet
  • Yet nutrition and diet were barely mentioned in the extensive debates following the recent UK riots. (jfhc.co.uk)
  • The Diet, Nutrition & Exercise for Children - Level 3 Course is designed to equip students with the theoretical knowledge, information and resources needed to educate parents and children up to 12 years old on how to lead healthier lifestyles. (distance-learning-centre.co.uk)
  • On successful completion of this course students will receive a Diet Nutrition & Exercise for Children Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units you have completed as part of your course). (distance-learning-centre.co.uk)
  • that is, human nutrition and the regulation of diet. (wikipedia.org)
  • spectrum
  • Some intervention and prevention strategies can reduce the incidence of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). (child-encyclopedia.com)
  • Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders are preventable, but continue to be manifest nearly four decades after the first article on fetal alcohol syndrome was published in the US. (child-encyclopedia.com)
  • Rigorous research on the prevention of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders is relatively sparse and appears to be concentrated on targeted screening and brief intervention efforts. (child-encyclopedia.com)
  • Although Tourette's is the more severe expression of the spectrum of tic disorders, most cases are mild. (wikipedia.org)
  • findings
  • The participants were a convenience sample from one rural county in North China, thereby limiting our ability to generalise the findings to left-behind children in other areas of the country. (bmj.com)
  • describes
  • This paper describes a study of 194 children (aged 9-13) from a mountain village in Ecuador who were infected with one or more species of intestinal helminth or protozoan parasite. (nih.gov)
  • Study
  • At the 2011 regional study days organised by "The Learning Curve" and chaired by doctors Mark Porter and Hilary Jones , delegates learned that several mealtime behaviours are normal, if frustrating, aspects of child development. (jfhc.co.uk)
  • Coauthors Randi Bennett and Amy Roy , Fordham University, Bronx, NY and Krishna Somandepalli and Adriana Di Martino , NYU Child Study Center of the Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, used resting-state fMRI to study the variability in emotional lability between a group of children 5-12 years of age. (healthcanal.com)
  • Sixty one children completed the study. (bmj.com)
  • This pattern is consistent in the present study of Ashram school children in Orissa. (cogprints.org)
  • Genetic heterogeneity of population structure in fifteen major scheduled tribes in Central-Eastern India: A study of immunohematological disorders. (cogprints.org)
  • Another study specifically investigated whether a parental's eating disorder could predict disordered eating in their children. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dietary modification to address medical issues involving dietary intake is a major part of dietetics (the study of nutrition as it relates to health). (wikipedia.org)
  • habits
  • However, many eating habits are set in the second year of life, so it is important to encourage young children to eat a wide range of foods,for optimal nutrition and lifelong health. (jfhc.co.uk)
  • clinical
  • She has many years of experience working with children in both educational and clinical settings and she is experienced also in the education of teachers and Special Education professionals. (bishopg.ac.uk)
  • Five children showed clinical improvement in standard scores: two after HSS and three after placebo. (bmj.com)
  • Psychological
  • In addition to parasite load, the assessment consisted of a battery of psychological and neuropsychological tests, an EEG examination, measures of iodine level, presence of goitre and level of nutrition. (nih.gov)
  • She provided evidence-based advice, to help differentiate expected behaviours from those that could be associated with more serious psychological conditions. (jfhc.co.uk)
  • Short-term effects on children can mean a decrease in their psychological well-being (stigmatisation and poor self-esteem) as well as physical deteriorations such as sleep apnea, breathlessness and cardiovascular disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • sparse
  • This idea (Barker, 1992) is now widely (if not universally) accepted and is a source of concern for societies undergoing a transition from sparse to better nutrition (Robinson, 2001). (wikipedia.org)
  • mental health
  • Research reported in this publication was supported by the National Institute of Mental Health under Award Numbers K23MH087770, R01MH105506, and R01MH081218 and the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development under Award Number R01HD065282. (healthcanal.com)
  • Participants who choose to take part in the JFHS will be asked to complete a questionnaire on their medical history, behaviours and lifestyle, mental health and community participation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health
  • She holds a Doctoral Degree in Biomedical Sciences from the Faculty of Kinisiology and Rehabilitation Sciences, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium, and also an European Master in Psychomotor Therapy for Children (KULeuven, Belgium) and a Master in Human Performance and Health for Special Populations (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece). (bishopg.ac.uk)
  • Int J Child Adolescent Health 2008;1:243-252. (cogprints.org)
  • Their effects on health were disappointing, though, and in the 1950s and 1960s, nutrition was de-emphasised in standard medical curricula. (wikipedia.org)
  • Eastman is an endocrinologist and has directed or conducted research and public health projects into elimination of iodine deficiency disorders (IDD) in Malaysia, Indonesia, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, several Pacific Islands, Hong Kong, China and Tibet and Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • A registered dietitian (RD) or registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN) is a dietitian who meets all of a set of special academic and professional requirements, including the completion of a bachelor's degree with an accredited nutrition curriculum, an internship at an approved health-care facility, foodservice organization, or community agency, and satisfactory performance on a registration exam. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most RDs work in the treatment and prevention of disease (administering medical nutrition therapy, as part of medical teams), often in hospitals, health-maintenance organizations, private practices, or other health-care facilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health care facilities, hygiene, nutrition, and sanitation in Nepal are of poor quality, particularly in the rural areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition to the research areas described in Phase 1, detailed parameters will be collected within the following major research areas: Cancer Cardiovascular disease Education Environmental health Infectious disease Nutrition and endocrinology Obstetrics and gynaecology Paediatric health Psychology Renal disease Respiratory health Speech and literacy For Phase 1, participants will be a community-based, randomly selected sample of 2000 eligible individuals living in the community of Joondalup. (wikipedia.org)
  • prevention
  • summarizes the current status of prevention efforts, setting them in the context of the epidemiology of alcohol use by women of child-bearing age in the US. (child-encyclopedia.com)
  • This interactive flowchart covers a range of interventions for conduct disorders in children and young people aged under 18 years , including treatment, indicated prevention and selective prevention. (nice.org.uk)
  • 1 October 2013 Recommendation from antisocial personality disorder: prevention and management (NICE guideline CG77) added to parent and foster carer or guardian training programmes . (nice.org.uk)
  • Development
  • This work has basically determined the teaching of nutrition in pediatrics and as a result influenced the development of pediatrics itself up to the present. (wikipedia.org)
  • Exercise
  • The main preventative measures to be implemented include increasing physical exercise, dietary knowledge and decreasing sedentary behaviours. (wikipedia.org)