Sensory and Motor Development From Age 6 to 10 Years
Children between ages 6 and 10 years make major gains in muscle
strength and coordination. Boys and girls are able to compete quite evenly at
sports, because muscle development and coordination occur at about the same
times for both sexes. Team sports are a good way for children to build both
motor skills and friendships.
Most children's basic motor skills, such as kicking, catching, and
throwing, continue to improve. Gradually, they become better at more complex
activities, such as dancing, shooting a basketball, or playing the piano.
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndromes and Carney Complex
Multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) syndromes
Multiple endocrine neoplasia (MEN) syndromes are inheriteddisorders that affect the endocrine system. The endocrine system is made up of glands and cells that make hormones and release them into the blood. MEN syndromes may cause hyperplasia (the growth of too many normal cells) or tumors that may be benign (not cancer) or malignant (cancer).
There are several types of MEN syndrome...