Nationwide study suggests obesity as an independent risk factor for anxiety and depression in young people

Obesity is linked with an increased risk of developing anxiety and depression in children and adolescents, independent of traditional risk factors such as parental psychiatric illness and socioeconomic status, according to new research. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL CHILDREN … Read more…

Interferon regulatory factor 6 mutations implicated in neural tube defects, including spina bifida

Mutations in a gene known as interferon regulatory factor 6 that cause cleft lip and palate also are implicated in neural tube defects such as spina bifida, suggests new research. Child Development News — ScienceDaily SPECIAL DISCOUNT DEAL UPDATE:

X Factor finalist Anthony Russell ‘FaceTimed inmate once dubbed ‘Merseyside’s most wanted’ who was using smuggled phone’

X FACTOR finalist Anthony Russell reportedly had a video call with an inmate once dubbbed “Merseyside’s most wanted” on a mobile phone smuggled into prison. The 28-year-old’s friendly chat on FaceTime with Michael Trevillion was posted in a screengrab on … Read more…