A short lunch period at school may be a factor in whether children choose to eat fewer nutritious foods like vegetables and fruit and whether they waste a lot of food, according to a study. In schools with short lunch periods, under 25 minutes of sitting and e…
Although snoring once in a while is common among children, it can also be dangerous when it becomes a habit. Not only is it a potential sign of obstructive sleep apnea (momentary pauses in breathing), but it may also be linked to a poor performance in school.
Girls with autism display less repetitive and restricted behavior than boys with autism do, according to a study. Differences in the brain between boys and girls with autism may help explain these differences.
Researchers have found a possible treatment for a rare genetic condition that causes a person to become encased in bone. This treatment shuts down excessive bone growth in mice that were genetically engineered to develop the disease