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Child Health

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Obesity linked to asthma in children

Children with asthma seem more likely to become obese than those without asthma, the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine reported recently

Maternal RA increases epilepsy risk in young

Children born to mothers with rheumatoid arthritis are more likely to develop epilepsy, according to a Danish study

New Alphega Pharmacy initiative tackles child obesity

A new pharmacy pilot scheme is launching in October to support families to choose healthier lifestyles

HealthWatch: cot deaths at all-time low

The number of babies dying of unexplained cot death has fallen to an all-time low

New guidance on children's medicines

New guidance has been released to make children's medicines safer and more effective

Young people miss out on diabetes health checks

75 per cent of young people with diabetes in England and Wales are not getting all seven essential health checks

Food hypersensitivity in infants

One in 20 children show food hypersensitivity by two years of age – but not necessarily with IgE markers

Train your team: Child mental health

This Train Your Team checklist provides support and information to run a team training session on child mental health