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Diet changes brain activity in children with ADHD
Gut bacteria don't cause autism. Autistic kids' microbiome differences are due to picky eating
Gut microbiota differences seen in people with autism may be due to dietary preferences
What is the short-term impact of sugary drinks in the classroom?
Higher maternal prenatal BMI may harm child cognition
Sugar: why some people experience side-effects when they quit
Distinctive gut microbiome unrelated to diet may characterize children with autism
Study associates organic food intake in childhood with better cognitive development
Study links child behaviour problems to prenatal tobacco smoke and traffic density - and diet
Enriched infant formula linked to fewer behavioral problems in toddlers: Study
High fructose intake may drive aggressive behaviors, ADHD and bipolar disorder
Autism triggers nonverbal manifestation of GI symptoms in children
Frequent Soft Drink Consumption May Make Adolescents More Aggressive
30 March 2020 - Alcohol consumption by fathers before conception could negatively impact child development (and choline supplementation in pregnancy reduces similar brain damage from maternal alcohol consumption)
28 January 2020 - BBC - How a vegan diet could affect your intelligence
23 January 2020 - Nutraingredients - What your child’s gut health says about their behavior
5 November 2019 - Psychology Today - An Autoimmune Reaction to Gluten May Cause Childhood Anxiety
29 August 2019 - MedicalXpress - Study links low vitamin D levels in young kids to aggression in adolescents
20 August 2019 - MedicalXpress - Low levels of vitamin D in elementary school could spell trouble in adolescence
11 February 2019 - Nutraingredients - Norway’s food authorities warn of caffeine-containing energy drinks’ effect on kids
29 November 2018 - Questioning Answers - "Vitamin D and omega-3 reduced irritability symptoms in children with ASD"
10 October 2018 - MedicalXpress - Babies of overweight mothers may risk developing self-regulation problems
28 September 2018 - The Conversation - Crime and nourishment – the link between food and offending behaviour
19 September 2018 - BMJ - Ban on sale of energy drinks to children
30 August 2018 - BBC News - Government proposes energy drinks ban for children
24 July 2018 - MedicalXpress - Omega-3s help keep kids out of trouble, study says
19 June 2018 - MedicalXpress - Binge drinking during youth may impact future offspring
‘Elegant research’: Omega-3 supplements for children may reduce aggressive behavior in their parents too
10 May 2018 - Science Daily - Prenatal marijuana use can affect infant size, behavior, study finds
Lack of iron and B12 tied to aggression in boys
13 July 2017 - Science Daily - Maternal obesity during pregnancy may be linked to behavioral problems in boys
Micronutrients for ADHD Symptoms in Children
3 Jan 2017 - Psych Central - Parents’ Obesity May Slow Child Development
13 May 2016 - MedicalXpress - Omega-3 (with vitamins + minerals) lowers childhood aggression in short term
11 May 2016 - Nutraingredients - Good nutrition has large say in kids' social behaviour, research suggests
08 May 2016 - Medical Xpress - Research points to omega-3 as a nutritional intervention for childhood behavioral problems
02 Feb 2016 - Parents and teachers unaware of mental benefits of good childhood nutrition
24 Nov 2015 - FAB Research - Why Most People Fail to 'Get the Fats Right' - and How You can do Better!
23 Nov 2015 - Supplements may improve teenage behaviour in school: Oxford researchers
01 April 2015 - ScienceDaily - Dangers of adolescent energy drink consumption for the heart: Cardiologists urge physicians, parents, educators to monitor adolescents' energy drink consumption more closely
28 March 2015 - BBC News - More pupils have mental health issues, say school staff
25 March 2015 - MedicalXpress - Children and energy drinks comprise a growing public health crisis
09 February 2015 - ScienceDaily - Energy drinks significantly increase hyperactivity in schoolchildren, study finds
03 February 2015 - EurekAlert - Socioeconomic differences in adolescent health getting wider
15 January 2015 - MedicalXpress - Difficult behavior in young children may point to later problems
07 January 2015 - The Conversation- All secondary schools could do with a head of well-being
08 October 2014 - The Lancet - Mental Health Interventions in Schools
08 October 2014 - MNT - Eating disorders could start as early as elementary school
14 September 2014 - MNT - Foetal exposure to binge drinking can affect child's mental health and school results
4 September 2014 - Nutraingredients - Omega-3 reduces anti-social behaviour in kids: Long term study