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Decreased structural brain connections in specific sensory regions were found to be different in children with sensory processing disorders than those in children with autism, by researchers at UC San Francisco. The finding further establishes SPD as a clinically important neurodevelopmental disorder.
Asian nations are rushing to build hundreds of new airports to cope with surging demand for air travel in the region, faced with snaking queues at immigration, overflowing baggage carousels and expensive flight delays.
A new study conducted by Brown School at Washington University researchers finds young adults who were breastfed for three months or more as babies have a significantly reduced risk of chronic inflammation associated with cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.
The World Breastfeeding Day has been observed by the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) for the past 22 years. The theme for this year’s World Breastfeeding Week that is being observed between August 1 to August 7, 2014 is ‘BREASTFEEDING: A Winning Goal - for Life!’