Some kids and adults are allergic to nickel and may develop rashes when they come in close contact with it.
They also may react to foods such as peanuts, chocolate, oats and processed American cheese, which contain a significant amount of nickel.
A new Pediatric Dermatology study presents 4 clinical cases of hypersensitivity in children due to chocolate consumption at Easter. They all developed dermatitis flares approximately 48 to 96 hours after the holiday and admitted to binging on chocolate during their Easter Egg hunts.
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To tackle the rising cases of autism among kids, steady screening programs may make a difference in autism diagnosis and treatment.
Children with autism tend to receive vision screening less often, despite having a high risk for eye problems.
Interrupting independent play time can affect the mental health of children. Engaging in independent activities can also reduce anxiety and depression in kids.
Obesity risk increases in children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), raising the probability of developing cardiometabolic disorders.
125 pediatric influenza flu deaths have been reported so far this season in the United States, according to the CDC.