Your Child's Asthma: Flare-ups

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<i>Psst</i>, Girls Have Been Better Students Than Boys for Decades

1 in 13 U.S. Schoolkids Takes Psych Meds: Report

1 in 4 U.S. Kids Underestimate Their Weight, Study Finds

12 States Now Reporting Severe Respiratory Illness That Targets Kids

14 Percent of Toddlers May Be Drinking Coffee

29 States, District of Columbia Reporting Respiratory Illness That Targets Kids

40 States, District of Columbia Reporting Respiratory Virus That Targets Kids

42 States Reporting Respiratory Virus That Targets Kids

5 or More Bad Sunburns While Young Tied to Higher Melanoma Risk

58 Million Americans Exposed to Secondhand Smoke: CDC

A Defining Act for Fathers and Sons

A Laptop May Boost a Hospitalized Child's Recovery

A Lasting Legacy of Science

A Little Fat, Sugar OK for Kids If Diet Is Healthy: Study

Abnormalities Found in Brains of Young Bipolar Patients Who Try Suicide

Abuse in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood

Abused Kids Not Destined to Be Abusive Parents, Study Finds

Acidic Drinks Can Damage Kids' Teeth Permanently, Expert Warns

ADHD Can Hamper School Performance as Early as 2nd Grade, Study Says

ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered Care

ADHD Drugs May Up Risk of Heart Problems in Kids, Study Finds

ADHD May Raise Odds for Premature Death

ADHD May Raise Teens' Odds for Smoking, Drinking

Adopted Kids' Average IQ Higher Than Non-Adopted Siblings: Study

Adult-Sized ATVs Deadly for Kids, Report Shows

After-School Exercise Yields Brain Gains: Study

Aggressive People May Process Violence's Impact Differently

Alcohol, Pot Fuel Half of Young Driver Deaths, Report Finds

Almost All U.S. Teens Are Sleep Deprived, Study Finds

Almost Half of U.S. Kids Suffer Traumatic Stress, Study Shows

Antibiotic Use Before Age 2 Might Raise Obesity Risk, Study Says

Anxiety May Affect Kids' Brains

Arsenic in Well Water Can Raise Level in Baby Formula: Study

Arsenic in Well Water Tied to Less Brain Power in U.S. Study

As Pot Use Rises, Teens' Grades May Fall: Study

As Summer Arrives, CDC Offers Pool Chemical Safety Tips

Autism's Costs Can Run Into Millions for One Person

Avoid Medication Overdoses in Children

Babies Still Sleeping With Soft Bedding Despite SIDS Risk: CDC

Background TV May Hinder Toddlers' Language Development

Back-to-School Prep Includes Lice Review

Bad Flu Season Getting Worse, CDC Says

Ban Electronics in Kids' Bedrooms, Expert Says

Ban Indoor Use of E-Cigarettes, U.N. Health Agency Says

Be Safe When Mowing The Lawn

Better Detection, Diagnosis Major Factors Behind Rise in Autism Cases: Study

Black Children May Fare Worse With Crohn's Disease

Blood Thinners May Not Be Needed for Kids' Back Surgery

Booze Brands in Pop Lyrics May Spur Teen Drinking, Study Says

Boston Marathon Bombings Left Psychological Scars on Kids

Bowel Illnesses Sometimes Coincide in Kids

Boys With Autism Show Certain Grammar Skills in Study

Brain Changes May Accompany Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis in Kids

Broccoli Compound Shows Promise for Autism Symptoms in Small Study

Broken Bones, Concussions Most Common Injuries in Youth Hockey

Bullying Rates Drop Among American Teens: Study

Burn Injuries More Common in Summer

California Infants Hit Hard by Whooping Cough Epidemic: Report

Calm, Positive Family Meals May Help Keep Kids Slim

Campfire Precautions Can Protect Kids From Burns

Can Brain Scans Help Predict Young Children's Reading Abilities?

Can Fast Food Hinder Learning in Kids?

Can Pets Help Boost Social Skills for Kids With Autism?

Car Crash Risk May Go Up During Pregnancy

Cat, Dust Mite Allergies Linked to Childhood Asthma

Change in Gut Bacteria May Precede Type 1 Diabetes in Kids

Child Medicaid Recipients Become Healthy, Productive Adults: Study

Child Sex Trafficking Victims Easily Missed by Doctors, Social Workers: Study

Childhood Cancer Survivors More Likely to Be Hospitalized: Study

Childhood Eczema Often Persists Into Adulthood, Study Finds

Childhood Malnutrition Linked to High Blood Pressure Later in Life: Study

Childhood Mental Disability Rates Up, Study Finds

Childhood Obesity Adds Nearly $20K to Lifetime Medical Costs: Study

Childhood Obesity Brings Host of Health Problems, Researchers Report

Childhood Peanut Allergy May Be Linked to Skin Gene Mutation

Childhood Urinary Tract Infection May Bring Lasting Harm to Kidneys

Childhood Vaccines Vindicated Once More

Children Prescribed Growth Hormone May Face Stroke Risk Later: Study

Children's Asthma Linked to Air Pollution in 2nd Trimester: Study

Child's Appendix More Likely to Rupture in Regions Short of Surgeons

Classroom Hand Sanitizers Don't Curb Absences, Study Finds

Close Friends May Be Key to Teens' Drinking

Coaches Don't Always Protect Young Pitchers' Arms: Study

College Alcohol Violations Often Draw a Slap on the Wrist: Study

College Guys More Likely to Drive While Stoned Than Drunk, Study Finds

Colleges Could Do More for Students With Chronic Ills, Study Finds

Combo Vaccine Raises Risk of Fever-Related Seizures in Toddlers: Study

Concussion Laws Helping Student-Athletes, Study Finds

Concussion Recovery Can Reverse After Return to Activity, Study Shows

Consumer Reports Advises Pregnant Women to Avoid Tuna

Controlled Exposure to Peanuts at Early Age Shows Promise as Allergy Treatment

Cool Teens, Uncool Future?

Coordinated Care Through 'Medical Home' Best for Chronically Ill Kids: Study

Costs a Barrier to Asthma Care for Some Kids

Could a Dishwasher Raise Your Child's Allergy, Asthma Risk?

Could a Little Video Game Play Be Good for Kids?

Could Dads' Obesity Raise Autism Risk for Kids?

Could Fitter Kids Be Smarter Kids, Too?

Could Nutrients in Fish Shield Fetus From Mercury's Harms?

Could Your Child Have Migraines?

Counseling Does Little to Deter Youth Drinking, Review Finds

Cyberbullying Seems to Ramp Up in Middle School

Decrease in Air Pollution Tied to Healthier Lungs in Children

Defective Hormone Linked to Chronic Obesity in Baby

Delaying Kid's Knee Surgery Could Be a Bad Play, Study Finds

Delaying Measles-Related Vaccines May Raise Seizure Risk: Study

Delinquent Teens More Likely to Die Violently as Adults: Study

Dentists Offer Tips to Keep Young Children Cavity-Free

Depression During Pregnancy Linked to Child's Asthma Risk

'Desensitized' Parents Let Kids Watch More Movie Violence, Sex

Detergent Pods Pose Risk to Kids' Eyes, Researchers Warn

Diabetes May Affect Kids' Brain Growth, Study Reports

Discussing Ebola: Children Feel Safe, Calm When Adults Do, Too

Dispatcher-Assisted CPR Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival in Kids: Study

Divorce May Mean Kids Down More Soft Drinks

Docs Offer Advice for Combating Respiratory Virus That's Striking Kids

Doctors ID New Ways to Get More Kids Vaccinated

Don't Delay School for Summer-Born or Premature Kids: Study

Don't Let Kids Drink Pool Water

Drowning Deaths Down Overall, But Still a Problem: Report

Drug Interactions Common Among Hospitalized Kids, Study Says

Drug to Treat Serious Infections May Harm Kids' Kidneys, Study Says

Early Exposure to English May Help Spanish-Speaking Kids in School

Early Puberty Linked to Increased Risk of Depression in Teens

Early Stem Cell Transplant Vital in 'Bubble Boy' Disease

Ease Kids Into School Sleep Schedules

Ebola May Hit Young Children Hardest, Study Finds

Ebola Outbreak Disrupted Routine Medical Care in West Africa

Ebola, Obamacare Top U.S. Health News for 2014

E-Cigarette Advertising Soars on American TV, Study Finds

E-Cigarette Refills Pose Danger to Kids, Experts Say

E-Cigarette Use in College Tied to Other Risky Behaviors

E-Cigarette Use May Be Rising Among Teens

E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to Children

E-Cigarettes Should Be Regulated Like Tobacco: American Heart Association

Eczema Cases Rising Among U.S. Children: Report

Eczema Cream for Children Not a Cancer Risk, Study Finds

Emergency Surgeries on Weekends Riskier for Kids: Study

Energy Drinks Tied to Inattention, Hyper Behavior in Middle Schoolers: Study

ER Physician Raises Concerns About Powdered Caffeine

ER Visits Peak When Kids Barred From Child Care: Study

Estrogen Receptor May Play a Role in Autism

Even Normal-Weight Teens Can Have Dangerous Eating Disorders, Study Finds

Expert Offers Backpack Safety Tips

Expert Offers School Bus Safety Tips

Exposing Babies to Peanuts May Help Curb Allergy Risk

Extra Bed Rest May Not Be Best for Kids With Concussions

Eye Doctors Offer Fireworks Safety Tips

Failed Infertility Treatment Linked to Worse Mental Health in Study

Falls Leading Cause of Serious Head Trauma for Kids, Study Shows

Family Troubles Tied to Poorer Dental Health, Study Discovers

FDA Approves New Vaccine to Protect Against Meningitis

FDA Asks Public to Join Battle Against Smoking by Children

FDA Cautions Against 'Undeclared' Food Allergens

Fetal Exposure to Plastics Chemical Tied to Breathing Ills in Kids

Few Students With Asthma, Allergies Have School Emergency Plan

Fewer U.S. Teens Using Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Report Finds

Fewer U.S. Teens Using Sunscreen, Study Finds

Films Featuring Dogs Seem to Boost a Breed's Popularity

First Newborn Screening Test Approved for Rare Immune Disorder

Fit Kids Have Better Body-Fat Distribution, Study Finds

Fitness May Boost Kids' Brainpower

Flame Retardants Common in Dust at Child Care Centers: Study

Flavored Booze Beverages Tied to Higher Injury Risk in Teens

Flu Now Epidemic in U.S., With 15 Child Deaths Reported

Flu Season Off to a Slow Start ... for Now

Flu Sending Record Numbers of Elderly to the Hospital: CDC

Flu's Grip on U.S. Starting to Weaken: CDC

Food Allergies More Common Among Inner City Kids, Study Finds

Food Is a Common Choking Hazard for Kids, Doctor Says

Food Rules for Toddlers May Lead to Healthy Eating Habits

For a Child's Fracture, Use Ibuprofen, Not Morphine: Study

For Safety's Sake, Don't Leave Kids in Cars

For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity

Free Drinking Water Available to Most U.S. Kids at School Lunch

Free School Breakfasts Appear to Boost Kids' Grades

Full-Day Preschool Beats Part-Day for School Preparedness

Genes May Raise Risk of Cerebral Palsy, Study Finds

Genetic 'Networks' May Play Role in Autism

Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later

Getting Back to School Sleep Schedules

Girls Outperform Boys Academically Around the Globe, Study Says

Glaucoma Can Affect Babies, Too

Good Schools May Be Good for a Teen's Health, Too

Good Sleep Habits, Enforced Rules Help Kids Sleep: Study

Guard Your Kids Against Bug Bites This Summer

Halloween at the ER Is No Treat

Halloween Safety Tips for Kids With Asthma

Hard Hit to Chest Triggered Irregular Heartbeat in Teen Football Player

Have a Fun -- But Safe -- Fourth of July

Having Eczema Won't Make You Shorter

Having Kids Walk to School Comes With Risks, Benefits

Head Injuries May Raise Chances of Risky Behavior by Teens

Head Start Program Might Help Fight Childhood Obesity: Study

Health Tip: Dealing With Baby's Gas

Health Tip: Avoid Diaper Rash

Health Tip: Avoiding College Weight Gain

Health Tip: Batteries May Be Dangerous for Kids

Health Tip: Beware of Bathroom Chemicals

Health Tip: Brush Up on Nutrition for Back to School

Health Tip: Building a Safe Swing Set

Health Tip: Check Your Child for Head Lice

Health Tip: Choose Healthier Fast Food for Kids

Health Tip: Choosing a Safe Summer Camp

Health Tip: Communicate With an ADHD Child

Health Tip: Consider Air Bag Safety for Children

Health Tip: Considering Cereal for Breakfast

Health Tip: Curbing Nighttime Nursing

Health Tip: Dealing With Temper Tantrums

Health Tip: Developing Healthy Habits in Children

Health Tip: Dish Up Healthier Halloween Goodies

Health Tip: Dress Kids in Safe Halloween Costumes

Health Tip: Easing Baby's Cradle Cap

Health Tip: Easing Baby's Nasal Congestion

Health Tip: Easing Your Child's Allergies

Health Tip: Easing Your Child's Bedtime Fears

Health Tip: Encourage Kids to Exercise

Health Tip: Encouraging Your Toddlers to Read

Health Tip: Get Kids Outdoors

Health Tip: Getting Rid of Head Lice

Health Tip: Giving Children Chores

Health Tip: Giving Medicine to Your Child

Health Tip: Have Your Child's Eyes Checked

Health Tip: Help Improve Your Child's Sleep

Health Tip: Help Keep Teen Drivers Safe

Health Tip: Help Prevent Baby's Spit-Up

Health Tip: Help Prevent Urinary Tract Infections Among Children

Health Tip: Help Teens Set Healthy Resolutions

Health Tip: Help Your Child Adjust to a Sibling

Health Tip: Help Your Child Give Up Thumb Sucking

Health Tip: If Your Child Can't Sleep

Health Tip: If Your Child Has Trouble Hearing

Health Tip: If Your Child is Constipated

Health Tip: If Your Child is Having Nightmares

Health Tip: If Your Child's Grades Are Dropping

Health Tip: Installing a Child's Car Seat

Health Tip: Is Your Child Old Enough to Stay Home Alone?

Health Tip: Is Your Teen Abusing Alcohol?

Health Tip: Keep Babies Warm During Winter

Health Tip: Keep High Schoolers Safe During Sports

Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe in Shopping Carts

Health Tip: Keep Youngsters Outside the Pool

Health Tip: Keep Your Child's Weight Down

Health Tip: Keeping Your Child Safe in a Car Seat

Health Tip: Know the Hazards of Lead

Health Tip: Listen to Your Child About Food Allergies

Health Tip: Make Time for Breakfast

Health Tip: Minimizing Food Allergies

Health Tip: Monitor Your Child's Fat and Cholesterol Consumption

Health Tip: Naptime for Toddlers

Health Tip: Plan for Children in an Emergency

Health Tip: Prepare Your Child for College

Health Tip: Prepare Your Child for Reading

Health Tip: Preparing for Potty Training

Health Tip: Preparing for the First Day of School

Health Tip: Preparing Your Child for the Dentist

Health Tip: Prevent Children From Falling Out a Window

Health Tip: Promoting Social Behavior in Toddlers

Health Tip: Protect Children During Holidays

Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Hearing

Health Tip: Protecting Children's Teeth

Health Tip: Reading Out Loud With Your Child

Health Tip: Recognize Signs of Bullying

Health Tip: Reduce Your Child's Risk of Ear Infection

Health Tip: School Bus Safety

Health Tip: Secondhand Smoke Puts Babies at Risk

Health Tip: Set Rules About Bunk Beds

Health Tip: Set Rules About TV Time

Health Tip: Signs of a Yeast Diaper Rash

Health Tip: Signs Your Child Has An Overuse Injury

Health Tip: Snacking After School

Health Tip: Soothing Bug Bites

Health Tip: Stay Involved in Your Childrens' Internet Use

Health Tip: Strap Big Kids in a Booster Seat

Health Tip: Swaddle Baby Safely

Health Tip: Take Kids for a Nature Walk

Health Tip: Take Seven Steps for Heart-Healthy Kids

Health Tip: Taking Pressure Off Parents

Health Tip: Talk to Kids About Strangers

Health Tip: Talk to Your Kids About Alcohol

Health Tip: Teach Children About Dental Hygiene

Health Tip: Teach Children About Responsibility

Health Tip: Teach Children Never to Play in the Car

Health Tip: Teach Children Not to Waste Food

Health Tip: Teach Kids About Snack Safety

Health Tip: Teach Kids Bike Safety Rules

Health Tip: Teach Kids to Live Healthier

Health Tip: Teach Your Child to Read Food Labels

Health Tip: Teaching Your Child About Food Allergies

Health Tip: Turning Kids on to a Healthy Lifestyle

Health Tip: Understanding Childhood Obesity

Health Tip: Use a Safe Stroller

Health Tip: Use Sidewalks When Trick-or-Treating

Health Tip: Using a Pacifier to Soothe Baby

Health Tip: Watch for Warning Signs of Choking

Health Tip: Watch the Road on Halloween

Health Tip: What's Causing my Child's Eczema?

Health Tip: When Baby Needs a Medical Test

Health Tip: When Children Wake at Night

Health Tip: When Your Child Is Afraid to Sleep

Health Tip: When Your Child Needs to Lose Weight

Health Tip: Why Your Child's Back Hurts

Healthy School Lunches Get Thumbs Up From Students

Higher Doses of Antidepressants Linked to Suicidal Behavior in Young Patients: Study

Home Cooking Helps Keep the Calories Down

Hospital Admission Day Tied to Outcomes for Children With Leukemia

Hot Cars Can Quickly Prove Deadly for Kids

HPV Vaccine Program in Australia Linked to Lower Infection Rates

If Kids Think Someone's Watching, They're More Likely to Wash Their Hands

In Crashes That Kill Children, It's Their Driver Who's Often Drunk

Income Inequality Affects Kids' Health, Research Shows

Infants With Eczema May Be More Prone to Peanut Allergy: Study

Injuries From Swallowed Magnets on the Rise in Kids, Study Finds

Insecticide Sprays Don't Offer Extra Protection Against Malaria: Study

iPads Can Trigger Nickel Allergies in Kids

Is Measles' Return the 'New Normal'?

It's Confirmed: You Have Parents to Thank (or Blame) for Your Height

Keep Your Teens Safe on the Road This Summer

Kidney and Thyroid Cancer Rates Up Among U.S. Children, Study Finds

Kids' Bad Diets May Mean Worse Health as Adults

Kids' Bag Lunches Not Meeting Nutrition Guidelines: Study

Kids Can Get Migraines Too

Kids' Concussion Symptoms Can Linger Long After Injury: Study

Kids' Concussions Defined by Where They Live, Study Finds

Kids' Diabetes Rates Up Dramatically in 8 Years, Study Finds

'Kids' Diseases' Now Hitting Adults

Kids From Dairy Farms Have Lower Allergy Risk, Study Finds

Kids' Genetic Risk for Obesity Rises With Age, Study Finds

Kids' Happiness Doesn't Depend on 2 Natural Parents, Says Study

Kids Living in 'Stroke Belt' Not More Likely to Have Stroke: Study

Kids May Be More Likely to Exercise When Friends Do

Kids May Leave Hospital Sooner When Antibiotics Are Controlled

Kids More Likely Than Adults To Be Resistant to HIV Meds: Study

Kids Obese at Young Age Often Stay That Way, Study Shows

Kids' Obesity Risk Rises With Parents' Divorce: Study

Kids Prescribed Antibiotics Twice as Often as Needed, Study Finds

Kids' Severe Respiratory Virus Confirmed in Northeast

Kids Still Getting Too Much 'Screen Time': CDC

Kids Who Need Heart Transplant Should Get the First Available, Study Says

Kids Will Pass on 'Healthy' Foods

Kids With ADHD More Likely to Abuse Drugs: Analysis

Kids With Autism Tend to Be Less Active, Study Says

Kids With Bedroom Smartphones Sleep Less: Study

Kids With Epilepsy Face Higher Early Death Risk, Study Reports

Kids: An Rx for Menopause's Hot Flashes?

Language Problems Common for Kids With ADHD, Study Finds

Laundry Detergent Pods Pose Poisoning Risk to Kids, Study Says

Lead Exposure May Be Bigger Threat to Boys Than Girls

Less Flexibility Seen in Brain Wiring of Kids With Autism: Study

Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids

Liquid Nicotine in E-Cigarettes Rising Cause of Poisonings: CDC

Little Improvement in Children Paralyzed After Viral Infection, Study Finds

'Little League Shoulder' on the Rise

'Love Hormone' Oxytocin May Play Key Role in Kids' Social Skills

Low Vaccination Rates Likely Behind Disney Measles Outbreak: Study

Lunchbox Hygiene Helps Prevent Foodborne Illness, Expert Says

Make Kids' Weight Loss a Family Affair, Study Suggests

Make Your Home 'Kid Safe' During the Holidays

Many Americans Still Haven't Gotten a Flu Shot

Many Childhood Leukemia Survivors Aren't Taking 'Maintenance' Meds: Study

Many Flu Infections Aren't Good Match for Vaccine: CDC

Many Kids Exposed to Unneeded X-Rays, Study Finds

Many Kids With ADHD May Be Missing Out on Talk Therapy

Many Kids With Medicaid Use ER as Doctor's Office: CDC

Many Obese U.S. Kids Think They're Thinner Than They Are

Many Parents Need to Educate Themselves About Concussions

Many Parents Too Quick to Switch Child Car Seats, Study Finds

Many Parents Use Online Ratings to Pick a Pediatrician, Study Finds

Many Sexually Active U.S. Teens Not Tested for HIV: CDC

Many Teens May Get Several Pro-Marijuana Tweets a Day

Many Teens Think 'Light Smoking' Is Safe, Study Finds

Many U.S. Kids Missing Out on Preventive Care, CDC Says

Measles Journey Highlights Risk to Unvaccinated Kids

Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children

Medication Linked to Fewer Injuries in Kids With ADHD

Medication Problems May Spur Many Child ER Trips, Study Finds

Medications Plus Parent Training May Help Kids With Aggression, ADHD

Mediterranean Diet May Keep Kids Slimmer

Mental Health Woes Common Among Homeless Kids, Study Finds

Menu Calorie Counts May Mean Less Fattening Meals for Kids

Middle School Football Doesn't Seem to Cause Short-Term Brain Damage: Study

Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious

Milliliter-Only Dosing Recommended for Kids' Meds

Millions of U.S. Kids Still Can Buy 'Harmful' E-Cigarettes: CDC

Minorities More Likely to Gain Weight in Childhood, Report Shows

Minority Kids Less Likely to Get Latest Type 1 Diabetes Care, Study Finds

Minority Kids May Be Missed in Autism Diagnoses: Study

Mississippi Girl Thought Cured of HIV Shows Signs of Infection

MIT Researchers Develop Safer 'Button' Battery

Moldy Homes May Mean More Asthma in Young Kids

Monitoring Kids' Screen Time May Improve Their Behavior

More Children Hit by Cars in September, Experts Say

More Evidence Ties Poor Sleep to Obesity in Kids

More Kids Harmed by Drinking in Pregnancy Than Expected, Study Reports

More Kids Using ERs for Medical Care, Researchers Say

More Schools Stocking Shots That Counter Serious Allergic Reactions

More Young Adults Getting Mental Health Care Under Obamacare: Study

More Young Adults Getting Preventive Care After Obamacare, Study Finds

More Young Adults Not Waiting for Marriage to Have Kids

Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in Study

Most Kids Eat Fruit, Veggies Daily: CDC

Most Kindergartners Are Getting Their Shots: CDC

Most Medical Devices Approved for Kids Only Tested on Adults: Study

Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC

Music Classes Boost Language Skills, Study Says

Music Lessons May Help Bridge 'Achievement Gap'

Naps Enhance Learning for Young Children, Study Says

Nearly One-Third of Kids in U.S. Cities Live in Poverty

New MRI Test May Help Diagnose Liver Condition in Kids

Newer Pneumonia Vaccine for Kids Beats Older Version: Study

News Coverage of Teen Suicides May Have Ripple Effect

Nightmares May Haunt Bullied Kids

Nine of 10 American Kids Eat Too Much Salt: CDC

No Link Between Acetaminophen in Pregnancy, Asthma in Kids: Study

Obamacare May Mean Healthier Young Adults, Study Suggests

Obese Children With Leukemia Fared Worse in Study

Obese Kids' Brains Show Stronger Response to Sugar: Study

Obese Kids May Show Early Signs of Heart Trouble

Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids

Obesity, Overweight Rates Jump Worldwide, Report Finds

Officials Report First Confirmed Child Death Due to Enterovirus D68

Older Cars a Bad Choice for Younger Drivers

Overweight Teens Feel Stigmatized, Bullied: Study

Parental Messages That Stress No Alcohol Do Get Through, Survey Finds

Parenthood May Push Cancer Patients to Seek More Treatment

Parent's Death May Raise Risk of Early Death for Grown Children, Study Suggests

Parents' Fights May Strain Bonds With Their Kids

Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy

Parents of Young Stroke Victims at Risk for PTSD, Researchers Find

Parents Split on Later School Start Time for Teens

Parent's Suicide Attempt Makes Child's Much More Likely: Study

Parents Want Children in Day Care to Be Vaccinated: Poll

Pediatricians' Group Opposes Legal Marijuana

Pediatricians Offer New Dental Recommendations

Pediatricians Should Plan for Anthrax Attack, U.S. Experts Say

Pediatricians Urge Flu Vaccine for All Kids 6 Months and Older

Pediatrics Group Wants Parents to Read to Their Children Every Day

Persistent Cough in Kids Can Often Be Whooping Cough

Physical Activity May Boost School Performance, Especially for Boys

Pizza Takes a Slice Out of Kids' Health, Study Finds

Placebo Treatment May Quiet Kids' Cough

Plan Children's Meals That Make the Grade

Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development

Pneumonia in Early Childhood Tied to Higher Odds of Asthma

Poor Sleep Tied to More Drinking, Drug Use by Teens

Poorly Packed Lunches Can Cause Food Poisoning

Pot-Booze Combo More Dangerous for Teen Drivers Than Alcohol Alone

Precautions Help Keep Kids Safe in Water

Preemies May Have Higher Risk of Blood Clots, Even as Adults

Pregnant or Breast-feeding Women Urged to Eat More Fish

Prenatal Exposure to Chemicals in Plastics Linked to Asthma Risk in Kids

Preschoolers Can Suffer From Depression, Too

Preschoolers May Not Need Naps, Review Reports

Preschoolers Need Eye Screening, Experts Say

Preschoolers With Special Needs May Gain From 'Inclusion' Classrooms

Preterm Birth, Pneumonia Leading Causes of Death for Children Under 5

Preterm-Birth Complications Leading Global Killer of Young Children

Prolonged Rescue Efforts May Not Help Young Drowning Victims: Study

Protect Your Kids From the Heat

Protecting Children From Poison Emergencies

Raised Asthma Risk Seen for Toddlers Who Share Bed With Parents

Recess Promotes Healthy Eating by School Kids: Study

Recess: An Essential Part of the School Day

Recession Forced Many Families to Seek Medicaid Coverage

Reminders From States May Boost Timely Vaccination Rates

Research Questions Link Between Media Violence, Violent Behavior

Researchers Assess New Way to Boost Polio Immunity

Researchers Rethink Inner-City Asthma Theory

Researchers Say They've Found New Clues to Autism

Residential Treatment Program Helps Obese Kids Lose Weight, Study Finds

Respiratory Virus Hitting Kids in at Least 12 States

School Bans on Chocolate Milk May Backfire

School Dismissal a Dangerous Time for Kids Getting Hit By Cars

School Lunches More Nutritious Than Home-Packed Lunches: Study

School Sports Costs Leave Some Students on Sidelines

School Vending-Machine Bans May Not Boost Kids' Nutrition: Study

Schools Key to Reaching Kids With Mental Health Needs, Experts Say

Scientists See Environmental Changes to Genes in Kids With Autism

Scooters Leading Cause of Toy-Linked Injuries in Kids

Secondhand Smoke May Put Kids at Risk for Heart Disease as Adults

Seniors Bear Brunt of This Flu Season

Serious Childhood Burns Tied to Long-Term Mental Health Risks

Settling Back-to-School Nerves

Sibling Bullies May Leave Lasting Effects

Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says

Single Moms' Job Loss May Have Long Term Impact on Kids

Skin Cells Used to Create Heart Valve for Growing Kids

Sleep Group Updates Shuteye Guidelines

Sleep Woes Common Among Troubled Young Children, Study Says

Sleeping on Sofa Can Be Deadly for Babies, Study Finds

Small Number of Drugs Behind Kids' Accidental Poisonings: CDC

Smog Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Autism Risk

Smoke-Free Subsidized Housing Could Save Nearly $500 Million

Smoking Before Fatherhood May Raise Asthma Risk in Kids: Study

Smoking More Likely Among Teens Whose Parents Light Up

Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children

'Social Host' Laws May Help Curb Underage Drinking, Study Says

Social Skills a Casualty of Childhood Head Injury, Study Suggests

Some Kids With Autism Show Improvement by Age 6: Study

Some Kids With Cochlear Implants Suffer Memory Problems

Sophisticated Chest Scans May Raise Children's Lifetime Cancer Risk

Spacing Between Sibling Births Tied to Autism Risk in Study

Spoon Measurements Behind Many Child Drug-Dosing Errors: Study

Spotting Hearing Problems in Infancy May Boost Reading Skills in Deaf Teens

Spring Cleaning Safety Tips

Statins May Help Kids With Genetic Cholesterol Disorder

Stay Out of Stinging Insects' Way This Summer

Steer Clear of Cold Meds for Babies, FDA Advises

Strong Neighborhood Bonds, Less Gun Violence?

Study Builds Case for Later High School Starting Time

Study Finds Many Newborns Have Risky First Ride Home From Hospital

Study Outlines Emotional Impact of Domestic Violence on Kids

Study Probes Why Kids With Autism Are Oversensitive to Touch, Noise

Study Sees Differences in Brain Connections of Kids With ADHD

Study Suggests Early Start to Football May Pose Brain Risks

Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids

Study: Exposure to Diversity Might Boost Baby's Social Skills

Substance Use at School Could Be Cry for Help

Summer's a Great Time for Tonsil Removal

Tall, Heavy 1-Year-Olds May Be at Risk for Obesity Later, Study Finds

TB Rates Among Children May Be Higher Than Estimated

Teen Bullies, Victims Armed More Than Other Kids, Study Says

Teen Drinkers Risking Their Lives: Study

Teens Can Easily Buy E-Cigarettes Online

Teens Drawn to Heavily Advertised Alcohol Brands: Study

Teens Who Dine With Their Families May Be Slimmer Adults

Teens With Cerebral Palsy Report High Quality of Life in Survey

Teens, ATVs a Dangerous Combo

Teens, Young Adults Most Likely to Go to ER After Car Accidents: Report

The ABCs of Successful Classroom Design

The Parenting Trap: Coddling Anxious Kids

The Salk Polio Vaccine: A Medical Miracle Turns 60

The Salk Polio Vaccine: 'Greatest Public Health Experiment in History'

Three-Quarters of Young Baseball Players Have Arm Pain

Time Outdoors May Help Kids Connect With Nature

Timing Influences Risk of Complications From Circumcision: Study

Tip-Over Furniture Can Kill Kids

Tips for Keeping That Bounce House Safe

Tips for New Moms on Mother's Day

Tips for Safe Trick-or-Treating

Tips to Make Healthy School Lunches Kids Will Actually Eat

Today's Parents Less Able to Spot Obesity in Their Kids: Study

Today's Teens Can Be Adept Multitaskers, Study Suggests

Toddler Snacks, Meals Have Lots of Salt and Sugar: Study

Toddlers Hurt in Falls Often Not Warned About Climbing on Furniture

Tonsillectomy Complications May Be More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids

Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain

Tonsillectomy May Spur Weight Gain in Kids, But Won't Cause Obesity: Study

Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says

Too Much Homework May Hurt Teens' Test Scores

Topamax Approval for Migraines Expanded to Younger Users

Traffic Pollution May Be a Risk While Pregnant

Training Programs Protect Young Athletes From ACL Tears: Report

Trampolines Linked to More Than 1 Million ER Visits Over a Decade

'Trouble in Toyland' Report Targets Hazardous Gifts for Kids

Troubled Boys, Girls Have Sex Earlier, Study Finds

Tuning In to Music May Ease Kids' Post-Op Pain, Study Finds

Tweens Who Play Sports Less Likely to Smoke: Study

Type 1 Diabetes Increasing Among White American Kids

Typical ADHD Care Leaves Room for Improvement, Study Finds

U.S. Health Snapshots: Insurance Coverage Expands, but Gaps Remain

U.S. Kids Experiencing Less Violence: Surveys

U.S. Kids Use ADHD Meds More During School Year

U.S. Measles Cases at 20-Year High

U.S. School Meal Rules Might Work Against Good Nutrition, Study Says

U.S. Teens' Cardiorespiratory Fitness Has Dropped in Last Decade: Report

'Unconditional Regard' Buoys Kids' Self-Esteem

Underage Binge Drinkers Grab the Hard Stuff, Survey Finds

Unituxin Approved for Deadly Pediatric Cancer

Unwed Parents Should Tie the Knot Before Child Turns 3: Study

Vaccinating Schoolkids Cuts Flu in Communities: Study

Vaccine for Infant Tummy Bug Cuts Hospitalizations: CDC

Vaccine Opponents Often Cluster in Communities

Very Obese Kids May Face Higher Heart Risks Than Thought

Viruses Increasingly Behind Child Pneumonia Cases

Vitamin D Might Help Kids With Eczema

Want Kids to Eat Better? Get Them Cooking

Watch Out for Falling Icicles

Water Dispensers at School May Encourage Kids to Drink More

Water Poses More Danger for Black Youths Than Whites: CDC

What Parents Need to Know About Sports Participation

When Colds, Flu Lead to Complications in Kids

When It Comes to a Growing Child, the Brain Comes First

When It Comes to Singing, Practice Makes Perfect

When School's Out, Weight Can Pile On

When to Keep Kids Home From School

When Your Child Asks for Contact Lenses

Whooping Cough Vaccine Rates During Pregnancy Fall Short: CDC

With Kids In Car, Parents Still Likely to Use Cellphones

Working With Horses May Ease Stress in Kids

Young Caregivers Risk Failing in School, Study Says

Young Children, Energy Drinks a Dangerous Mix

Young Driver's Gender May Play Role in Timing, Type of Crash

Young People With Epilepsy Face Higher Injury Risk: Study

Young Readers, Tomorrow's Leaders?

Younger Age at First Drink, Higher Odds for Problem Drinking: Study

Your Kids May Not Be Ignoring You on Purpose

YouTube Videos of Drunkenness Don't Show Alcohol's Harms