Food For Children

FDA approves device to help detect autism

The FDA has cleared a device to help healthcare providers diagnose children with autism. (FDA / Flickr) Federal regulators have cleared a one-of-a-kind device to help primary care physicians determine whether a child has autism or not, potentially allowing children to be diagnosed much earlier while avoiding long waits for …

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The summer food program starts on Monday

The summer food program starts on Monday As in previous summers, the Cambridge City School District and the Nutrition Group will be providing meals to children in the community aged 18 and under during the summer months. The lunch-to-go program will begin on Monday, with a hot lunch and breakfast. …

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St. Catharines Zonta Club campaigns for food for all

The St. Catharines Zonta Club is hosting an online event to raise awareness and fundraise for local food security. To benefit Food4Kids Niagara, the Zonta Club will host presentations, silent auction and online door prizes on Sunday June 6th. Typically, this event would be an in-person lunch. Virginia Vickers, president …

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COVID Symptoms: Are Children at Risk for Severe COVID?

Researchers have started to calm parents’ fears about the risk of their child catching serious illness from COVID-19, even though there is still a risk for children infected with the novel coronavirus. Are children at risk of developing severe COVID-19? Searcher Dr Roshni Mathew, who is a pediatric infectious disease …

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Should we consider the microbiome as another organ?

In this article we hear from two UK-based researchers whose work focuses on obesity and metabolism: Dr Petra Hanson and Dr Thomas M. Barber. They discuss the microbiome, the hype behind probiotics, and the future direction of research. Share on PinterestAre probiotics as good for us as some claim? Евгения …

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American coronavirus: Half of states have fully vaccinated at least 50% of adults. We must continue to prevent future outbreaks, official says

These states are Alaska, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey , New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota. , Vermont, Virginia, Washington State and Wisconsin. The state with the highest proportion of adults who have been fully …

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