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Children's diet and mental health - news

21 January 2015 - Medicalxpress - Fatty acids in fish may shield brain from mercury damage
07 January 2015 - The Conversation- All secondary schools could do with a head of well-being
26 December 2014 - Medical News Today - Fast-food consumption in children linked to poorer academic outcomes
19 December 2014 - The Conversation - We know mental illnesses run in families but we still don’t protect children
08 December 2014 - Science Daily - Each dollar spent on kids' nutrition can yield more than $100 later
02 December 2014 - Science Daily - Why does physical activity during childhood matter?
12 November 2014 - Nutritional Outlook - EU Is One Step Closer to DHA, Brain Development Article 14 Claim
29 October 2014 - The Conversation - Mom's prenatal hardship turns baby's genes on and off
17 October 2014 - Health Canal - Omega 3 can help children with ADD
Research-backed Nutrients for Kids?
22 September 2014 - MedicalXpress - Mothers of children with autism less likely to have taken iron supplements
02 August 2014 - Conference notes - FAB Research conference: Sugar, fat, food and addiction: New approaches to the public health crisis
EFSA - Scientific Opinion on health benefits of seafood (fish and shellfish) consumption in relation to health risks associated with exposure to methylmercury
Iron absorption into the brain may be abnormal in ADHD, detectable by MRI
22 May 2014 - FAB Researchers present at the Dieticians of Canada Omega-3 Symposium, Toronto
University of Oxford - 'Higher levels of omega-3 in diet associated with better sleep'
Research indicates Causal Link between Vitamin D, Serotonin Synthesis and Autism
5 Sept 2013 - Nutraingredients - Omega-3 status linked to sleep quality in school children: New data
23 July 2013 - Medscape - Low Omega-3 Linked to Behaviour, Cognitive Deficits
19 July 2013 - Nutraingredients - Omega-3 levels linked to cognition and behavior in schoolchildren - Oxford University Study
Large UK study finds that iodine deficiency during pregnancy adversely affects children's mental development
BBC News - Iodine deficiency may lower UK children's IQ
Modified Atkins diet helps children with rare form of epilepsy
18 Sept 2012 - NutraIngredients - Maternal vitamin D backed to help build better baby brain
18 November 2011 - News Medical - High fish intake during pregnancy leads to better verbal intelligence, motor skills in children
30 Jan 2011 - Scientific American - Diets Low In Omega-3 Linked to Depressive Behavior In Mice
Fast Food Advertising - Study begins to unlock the development of child taste preferences
25 March 2009 - Nutraingredients - How metals in food impact children's behaviour
22 March 2009 - The Observer - Running on empty carbs
8 October 2008 - Nutraingredients - Don't ignore omega-3 for mood and behaviour, say UK experts
30 Jan 2008 - Associate Parliamentary Food and Health Forum Report on the links between diet, mental health and behaviour
6 November 2007 - BBC News - Gene 'links breastfeeding to IQ'
'Mothers Again Urged to Eat Fish' - as top scientists call for better dietary guidelines
New fears over additives in children's food
BBC News - Fish in pregnancy benefits baby
New reports link mental ill-health to changing diets
BBC News - Mental health link to diet change
1st January 2006 - Sustain - Changing Diets, Changing Minds - how food affects mental health and behaviour
07 October 2005 - BBC Website - Horizon - Could Fish Make My Child Smart?
02 May 2005 - The Guardian - Children's diet link to disorders