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Autism begins to show up in 6-month-old babies

February 19th, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) Autism first begins to show up as a significant difference in the brains of six-month-old babies and develops as they age, as compared to babies who ... Read more...

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Why ’stress hormone’ behaves in contradictory ways in kids

February 10th, 2011 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Scientists have discovered why cortisol, the so-called stress hormone, seems to behave in contradictory ways in children.Some youngsters with behavioral problems have abnormally high levels of cortisol, while ... Read more...

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Poor sleep may increase emotional, behavioral disturbance in teens

June 10th, 2008 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington June (ANI): A new study has revealed that lack of sleep among teens may not only contribute to lower grades and a lack of motivation, but may also increase the ... Read more...

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