Engaging fathers to improve physical activity levels and social-emotional well-being in their daughters
Children’s screen-time is high. The time that young people spend sedentary, especially the time they spend alone watching television and using computers, is a major public health issue.
Bronchiolitis is a very common life-threatening virus infection of the terminal airways affecting infants only.
The thyroid gland is responsible for the secretion of hormones involved in growth, sleep patterns, and cognitive development.
This project will identify maternal health factors (demographic, health bejaviour, physical and mental health, perceived stress and life events) that are risk factors for low birth weight.
Six to eight percent of children suffer from clinically relevant food allergy and the prevalence is increasing worldwide(1-3).
While symptoms of food allergy range from mild to severe, patients with peanut allergy are at the highest risk of a potentially life threatening reaction known as anaphylaxis affecting up to half of all individuals who are allergic to peanut.
Preterm birth continues to be a major health problem throughout the world.