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Childrens Health

McDonald's threatened with lawsuit over toys in Happy Meals

The Los Angeles Times recently reported that the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) is planning to sue fast-food giant McDonald's if the company does not comply with its demands to remove toys from "Happy Meals".

New research: probiotic found in breast milk benefits nerves in gut, calms digestive disorders

Probiotics are beneficial microorganisms similar to the "friendly" bacteria found naturally in the body's digestive system.

Glaxo Is Testing Paxil on 7-Year-Olds Despite Well Known Suicide Risks

It was established years ago that Paxil carries a risk of suicide in children and teens, but GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has for the last 18 months been conducting a study of the antidepressant in kids as young as seven — in Japan.

Tamiflu Drug Causes Nightmares in One in Five Children

The antiviral drug Tamiflu, widely prescribed as a treatment for H1N1 swine flu, produces neuropsychiatric side effects such as nightmares in nearly 20 percent of all children treated with it, according to a pair of studies conducted by researchers from the United Kingdom's Heath Protection Agency.