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