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Autism prevalence increases: 1 in 59 US children
CNN Health : April 26, 2018, 11:56 am
One in 59 US children has autism, according to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Common antibiotic significantly reduces child deaths across Africa
CNN Health : April 26, 2018, 11:32 am
Giving the antibiotic azithromycin twice a year to young children in sub-Saharan Africa reduced childhood deaths by 13.5%, a new study has shown.
Advocates counter abstinence-only push with Facebook Live sex ed
CNN Health : April 26, 2018, 2:20 am
In one video, a bearded young man sits with an inflatable penis on a shelf behind him and talks frankly about sexually transmitted infections. In another, a young Muslim woman comfortably delves into steps and options to consider should viewers ever think they're pregnant. In a third, a teenager who goes by "they" and "them" pronouns offers insights into the topic of gender identity.
Medieval grave reveals rare 'coffin birth'
CNN Health : April 26, 2018, 2:06 am
When the brick coffin of a young woman from medieval Italy was opened after its discovery in 2010, two peculiar things stood out to the researchers: There was a perfect hole in the frontal bone of her skull, and between her pelvis and legs, there was a series of smaller bones belonging to a baby.
Curbing salt intake could add years to your life
CNN Health : April 26, 2018, 1:48 am
Potato chips. Pretzels. Pizza. French fries.