Researchers clarify the factor underlying the risk for childhood obesity. Childhood obesity has become a public health crisis around the world. And with the rapid rise of childhood obesity, international organizations have conducted research on the factors underlying its risk. Past studies have linked childhood obesity to antibiotic use in infancy. However, these studies
According to a new report, antibiotic resistance is on the rise and many last line defenses are no longer effective. Antibiotic resistance is a growing concern in the modern world. The term refers to the ability of bacteria to become insensitive (resistant) to the antibiotics we use to kill them. Bacterial DNA mutates very
In a recent study published in The Lancet, researchers examine the long-term effectiveness of the Preschool Autism Communication Trial (PACT). They determined that there are long-term benefits of early communication interventions for children with autism. Autism spectrum disorder is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by challenges in communication, social and behavioural difficulties, and repeating behaviours.