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Herbs for Kids: Researchers review data on effectiveness of remedies for kids

By | July 25th, 2015|HNU Archive|

A study in the March issue of The Journal of Pediatrics reviews the medical literature to provide information about the effectiveness of some of the most common herbal supplements for children. Researchers reviewed studies published from 1960-2003 that tested the effectiveness of common herbal supplements. While many popular herbal supplements have not been evaluated in [...]

Food Additives and Hyperactivity: Study suggests “cleaning up” kids’ foods may help

By | June 25th, 2015|HNU Archive, Uncategorized|

Artificial food colourings and preservatives have a "significant" impact on hyperactivity levels in very young children, say researchers, and removal of these substances could be in the long-term interest of public health. The authors base their findings on over 1,800 three-year-old children, who were screened for hyperactivity and allergies. Almost 300 children, divided into four [...]