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  1. Marshmallow TestRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | WPMT-TV York

    ... children ages 2 to 6 were found to be selective eaters in a Duke University study published Monday in the journal Pediatrics. The study authors conducted in-home assessments with 917 children and followed up with 187 children over two years. "These ...

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  2. Picky eating harmless but can signal child's emotional woesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC 27

    ... There's more going on here than just not wanting to eat broccoli," said Lavin, a member of an American Academy of Pediatrics committee on psycho-social issues. He was not involved in the research.

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  3. 'Mummy, why can't I walk?'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    However, the 7-year-old is one of 7000 in New Zealand with cerebral palsy. He suffers from periventricular leukomalacia , asymmetric spastic quadriplegia, developmental delay and has problems with his vision.

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  4. Most picky eating harmless but it can signal emotional woesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Times

    ... more going on here than just not wanting to eat broccoli," said Lavin, a member of an American Academy of Pediatrics committee on psycho-social issues. He was not involved in the research. The study focused on about 900 children aged 2 through 5 who ... 1 comment

  5. FAQ: Kids and Picky EatingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Aug. 3, 2015 -- Children's picky eating, often dismissed by parents and doctors as just a phase, can sometimes signal more serious issues such as anxiety or depression . "It's not necessarily something that goes away for all kids," says William Copeland, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry at Duke University School of Medicine.

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  6. Working 4 You: Is your child a picky eater?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    It's an age-old parenting dilemma: How do you get your kids to eat their vegetables and any other food they may not like. It can be annoying, but new research shows it could also be a sign of a bigger problem.

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  7. Task force urges more research into child autism screeningRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | KNDU

    ... Dr. David Grossman. Other questions include what age to screen, and what tool to use. The American Academy of Pediatrics said the recommendation runs counter to its own guideline that all children be screened at ages 18 months and 24 months, in ...

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  8. Extra Precautions Taken to Protect Athletes in the HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

    North Texas high school football teams are beginning practice during one of the hottest weeks of the year. Most districts are taking precautions to make sure student athletes are safe in the scorching heat, but still some Frisco student athletes succumbed to the heat.

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  9. Govt task force calls for more research into universal autism screening for young childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... Dr. David Grossman. Other questions include what age to screen, and what tool to use. The American Academy of Pediatrics said the recommendation runs counter to its own guideline that all children be screened at ages 18 months and 24 months, in ...

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  10. Picky Eating in Kids Tied to Anxiety, DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Live Science

    ... attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), according to the study, published today (Aug. 3) in the journal Pediatrics. It's not clear how or why picky eating may be tied to these conditions, but it may be that children who have heightened ...

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  11. Extreme picky eating may portend mental health problems in preschoolersRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... reporting their preschoolers exhibit this behavior much or all of the time, the researchers report in the journal Pediatrics. Among the kids with selective eating, 185 had moderate aversions to foods that led to a restricted diet, and another 37 had ...

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  12. Not Enough Evidence To Support Autism Screening, Panel SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... organizations promote some level of autism screening during early childhood, including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), which recommends ongoing surveillance and screening at 18 and 24 months regardless of whether a child show signs of the ...

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  13. What Picky Eating Might Mean for Children LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... anxiety and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. The study, published online in the journal Pediatrics on Monday, followed more than 900 children between the ages of 2 years and up to 6 for an average of three years. The study didn't ...

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  14. Most picky eating proves harmlessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... more going on here than just not wanting to eat broccoli," said Lavin, a member of an American Academy of Pediatrics committee on psycho-social issues. He was not involved in the research. The study focused on about 900 children ages 2 through 5 who ...

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  15. Scoliosis in childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

    "I'll never forget the look on her face," Larry says. "Her bottom lip stuck out and she started to tear up.

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  16. New Study Reveals Picky Eating Could Signal Serious Issues In KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... picky eater - and now a new study shows the problem is a common one. The Duke University study in the Journal of Pediatrics suggests it could be a signal of emotional issues in a small portion of picky eater children. The study shows that 20 percent ...

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  17. Will Mark Zuckerberg Take Paternity Leave?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    Last week, Mark Zuckerberg announced via Facebook that his wife, Priscilla Chan, was pregnant with their first child. When he posted the news on the sleepy summer Friday, websites scrambled to break the happy story.

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  18. U.S. panel: More research needed to justify universal autism screeningRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Other organizations promote some level of ASD screening during early childhood, including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), which recommends ongoing surveillance and screening at 18 and 24 months regardless of whether a child show signs of ...

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  19. Should ALL Pregnant Women Get Screened for...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | American Baby

    Hanging in my pediatrician's office is a poster that says something like, "The most common pregnancy complication is depression ." Whenever I visit that office with my children, that sign makes a big impact for its bluntness and ability to get quickly to the core of something that affects so many people who are too ashamed-or confused, or something else-to talk about.

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  20. Dedicated rooms for infant feedingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    Seven-month-old Lusi Naqona with her mother staff nurse Kesaia Naqona at the Suva maternal child health clinic. Staff nurse Naqona says her daughter has been breastfed since birth.

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