A study showed that children who had lost their father had significantly shorter telomeres—a protective cap on chromosomes—than children who had not.
Children born to mothers who filled more than one SSRI prescription during pregnancy had a slightly greater risk of having a language disorder, a new study reported.
CUMC/NYP will serve as a clinical trial site for patients with food allergies as part of the Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) Clinical Network.
A single exposure to general anesthesia poses no cognitive risk to children under age three, according to a multicenter study led by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital.
Mailman experts are developing strategies to protect children from the stresses of poverty that alter the architecture of the developing brain.
Immunization rates rise when city vaccination records are shared with providers via electronic health records, a new study finds.