Author | Miranda Hester

Articles

How modifiable is childhood cognitive performance?

September 23, 2020

A new investigation looks at the modifiable factors that can impact childhood cognitive performance.

Impact of extreme low birth weight and early hypoxemic respiratory failure on survival

September 22, 2020

Extreme low birth weight is linked to suboptimal outcomes. A new report looks at how early hypoxemic respiratory failure and extreme low birth weight can influence survival.

Impact of a mother’s perinatal depression on a child’s development

September 21, 2020

A mother’s health during pregnancy and in the first weeks following delivery can have an impact on her future health. A new report looks at how her mental health could also impact her child’s development through not only infancy, but childhood and adolescence.

Predicting lead exposure with a machine learning model

September 18, 2020

No level of exposure to lead is safe and predicting exposure can be difficult. An investigation assesses the effectiveness of a machine learning model in predicting lead exposure.