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Contrary to popular belief, a research paper claims that video games improve the mental state, cognitive function and social skills of young children. This research involved 3,195 children from six European Union countries.

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The term probiotic is coined from a peculiar combination of a Latin word pro (meaning in favour of) and a Greek word bios (meaning life) with the intention to convey the idea of being opposite to antibiotic. Following many refinements to its definition, probiotics today refer to live microorganisms taken for health benefits and have in more recent times seen increasing use for various purposes. At a recent symposium, Professor Keya Rani Lahiri discussed the safety and efficacy of the probiotic Bacillus clausii (Enterogermina®, sanofi-aventis) in paediatric diarrhoea.

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one year ago
Red reflex eye examinations are associated with increased conjunctival swab sampling but sustained bacterial conjunctivitis rate and growth percentage, a study on neonates shows.
Kavitha G. Shekar, one year ago
Brain and central nervous system (CNS) tumour is the third most common cause of cancer death in adolescents and young adults (AYA; 15 to 39 years), reports a US population-based study.
Kavitha G. Shekar, one year ago

Contrary to popular belief, a research paper claims that video games improve the mental state, cognitive function and social skills of young children. This research involved 3,195 children from six European Union countries.

one year ago
Hydroxycarbamide can be used as an alternative to regular blood transfusions in preserving transcranial doppler (TCD) flow velocities among children with sickle cell anaemia, as stated in the TWiTCH study.