Child Health

Repeated Antibiotics In Childhood Can Permanently Affect The Happiness In Later Life

Its widely known fact that an imbalance in serotonin levels may influence mood in a way that leads to depression.  About 80% of our body’s total serotonin is in the gut – where it also regulates the intestinal movements. A new research shows that normal adult brain function depends on the presence of gut microbes …

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Slapped, Physically Punished Children More Prone to Mental Disorders in Later Life

People who remember being pushed, slapped and hit as children are more likely to be diagnosed with depression, anxiety and personality disorders later in life, according to an international study covering thousands of people. Canadian researchers whose results were published in the journal Pediatrics estimated that between two and seven percent of those mental disorders …

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