Insect Bites and Children
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Insect Bites and Children

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

1 in 5 High School Seniors Binge Drinks: Study

1 in 5 U.S. Kids Has a Mental Health Disorder: CDC

1 in 6 Fathers Doesn't Live With His Kids: CDC

5 Percent of U.S. Kids 'Severely Obese,' Experts Warn

5 Things Kids Should Tell Their Asthma Doctor

50 Years Later, the Kennedy Assassination Still Haunts a Generation

A Deadly Form of Diabetes That Doctors Sometimes Miss

A Strong Marriage Can Shield Kids From Dad's Depression: Study

Abused Children at Risk for Obesity as Adults: Study

ADHD in Childhood May Raise Risk for Obesity in Adulthood

ADHD May Be Tied to Longer-Lasting Head Injury, Study Says

Adult Children of Substance Abusers More Prone to Depression

After ACL Surgery, Another Knee Injury Likely, Study Suggests

After Tonsillectomy, Over-the-Counter Painkillers Suffice, Study Says

Alcohol Tied to Domestic Violence on College Campuses

Allergies, Asthma Show Links to ADHD: Study

Allergies: As American as Apple Pie?

Allergy Rates Surprisingly Similar Across the U.S., Study Finds

Antibiotic-Resistant Infections Up Among Hospitalized Kids: Study

Antidepressant Use During Pregnancy Not Linked to Autism

Are Today's Artsy Kids Tomorrow's Business Leaders?

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

Assaults at Schools Send 90,000 Kids to ER Each Year: Study

Assisted Conception Not Linked to Cancer Risk in Kids, Studies Say

ATV Injuries to Kids on Decline for Now: Study

Autism Costs Average $17,000 Yearly for Each Child, Study Finds

Autism, ADHD Often Occur Together, Research Shows

Autism, ADHD Tied to Gender Concerns in Some Kids: Study

Babies May Benefit From Liver Transplant Advances

Backpack Safety Tips for Back to School

Back-to-School Tips May Help Ease Sensory Overload in Kids

Ban on Chemicals Lowers Human Exposures, Study Finds

Baseballs, Softballs Often to Blame for Kids' Facial Fractures

Bedroom TV, Video Games Linked to Less Sleep in Boys With Autism

Bed-Sharing With Babies Tied to More Breast-Feeding

Bedsores More Common Than Thought for Hospitalized Kids

Behavioral Therapy Might Ease Kids' Migraine Symptoms

Big Strides in Battle Against Pediatric AIDS

Black Kids With Diabetes Less Likely to Get Eye Exams

Blacks Respond Better to German Measles Vaccine, Study Contends

Blind Cords Pose Danger to Toddlers, Doctors Warn

Blood Sugar Monitoring System Approved for Children

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

Bowel Illnesses Sometimes Coincide in Kids

Boys Have Higher Death Rates From Many Causes, Study Shows

Braces Seem to Benefit Many Kids With High-Risk Scoliosis

Brain Connections Strengthen As Kids Sleep, Study Suggests

Brain Differences Seen in Kids With Conduct Problems

Brain Study Explores 'Inner World' of Autism

Breast-Feeding May Pass Good Bacteria From Mom to Baby

Breast-Feeding Tied to Reduced Child Obesity

Bullet Wounds Kill 8 Percent of U.S. Kids Treated at ERs

Bullying May Have Lasting Health Effects on Kids

Bullying Rates Drop Among American Teens: Study

Cafeteria Debit Cards Linked to Less-Healthy School Lunches

Campfire Precautions Can Protect Kids From Burns

Can Eating Peanut Butter Cut Breast Cancer Risk in Later Life?

Can Hearing Music in the Womb Boost Babies' Brain Development?

Casinos Linked to Lower Obesity Rates for Native American Kids

CDC Frees Up Drug That Fights Brain-Eating Amoeba

Celiac Disease Shouldn't Keep Family From BBQ Fun: Experts

Certain Childhood Fractures May Signal Low Bone Density: Study

Changes in Household Routines Help Reduce Kids' Obesity: Study

Childhood Abuse May Lead to Health Ills in Adulthood

Childhood Abuse Tied to Food Addiction in Women: Study

Childhood Bullying Scars Can Last Into Adulthood

Childhood Cancer Report Brings Mixed News

Childhood Cancer Survivors a Growing Patient Population

Childhood Eczema Often Persists Into Adulthood, Study Finds

Childhood Gun Injuries, Deaths on Rise in U.S., Study Finds

Childhood Hazard: Choking on Food Persists

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

Childhood Obesity Again Tied to Earlier Puberty in Girls

Childhood Obesity Quadruples Chances of Adult Hypertension: Study

Childhood Obesity Rates Drop Slightly: CDC

Childhood Tummy Aches May Be Tied to Adult Anxiety, Depression

Children Benefit From Early Dose of Measles Vaccine, Study Finds

Children Who Lose Close Relative at Risk of Mental Problems: Study

Children's Eye Injuries Peak in Summer, Expert Says

Chronic Illness Afflicts Most Childhood-Cancer Survivors, Study Finds

Clues to Obesity Found in Infants

Collapsible Laundry Hampers May Pose Risk to Kids' Eyes

College Drinking May Aggravate PTSD Symptoms

Common Childhood Vaccine Won't Worsen Juvenile Arthritis: Study

Common Infant Vaccine Tied to Slight Rise in Risk for Bowel Complication

Concussion Symptoms May Not Differ in Teen, Young Adult Athletes

Concussions Common in Middle School Girls Playing Soccer: Study

Convenience Steers Parents to Pediatric Retail Clinics, Study Finds

Could Childhood Nightmares Foreshadow Mental Ills as Teen?

Could Dads' Obesity Raise Autism Risk for Kids?

Could 'Moderate' Drinking Be Safe During Pregnancy?

Cross These Dangerous Toys Off Kids' Christmas List, Experts Say

Dads Who Bond With Kids Help Keep Marriage Strong

Dark Side of 'Chat Rooms' for Troubled Teens: Talk of Self-Harm

Day Care May Help Kids of Depressed Moms

Daycare Surfaces May Hold Germs Longer Than Thought

Dealing With Kids' Summer Dental Surprises

Death Rate Dropping for Children on Dialysis: Study

Decline of Antibiotic Use Among Kids Seems To Be Leveling Off: Study

Dentists' Group Expands Recommended Use of Fluoride Toothpaste for Kids

Depressed Preschoolers Show Brain Changes, Scans Find

Depression During Pregnancy May Raise Risk of Psychiatric Trouble in Kids

Despite Major Progress, Some Childhood Cancers Are Still Killers

Despite Media Companies' Claims, Your Baby Can't Learn to Read: Study

Divorce in Early Childhood May Harm Adult Ties With Parents: Study

'Domestic' Dads Often Face Scorn at Work, Study Finds

Don't Ask, Just Tell Parents When It's Time for Vaccines: Study

Don't Let Playground Injuries Spoil the Fun

Don't Pressure Preschoolers to Overeat, Experts Say

Drowning Deaths Down Overall, But Still a Problem: Report

Drowning Prevention Measures to Keep Kids Safe in Water

Drug Labels Still Lack Infant Info, Study Finds

Drug Shows Some Benefit for Kids With Autism

Ear Tubes May Not Have Long-Term Benefits for Kids With Ear Infections

Earlier Acne Outbreaks May Be Caused by Earlier Puberty: Experts

Early Discipline Tied to Less Use of Drugs, Alcohol in Teens

Early Puberty Tied to Higher Odds of Substance Use in Teens: Survey

Early Respiratory Infection May Double Type 1 Diabetes Risk: Study

Early, Severe Flu Season Caused Big Rise in Child Deaths: CDC

Economic Recession Tied to 'Harsh' Parenting From Mothers

Ecstasy Use on Rise Again Among U.S. Teens: Report

Egg Allergy No Obstacle to Child's Flu Shot, CDC Says

Even Football Heroes Can Be Laid Low by Depression

Even Low Levels of Lead Hamper Kindergartners' Reading Skills: Study

Expectant Mothers' Colds May Affect Baby

Expert Tips for School Bus Safety

Fake ID Use Tied to High-Risk Drinking by Underage Students

Family Conflicts Can Impair Child's Brain Development: Study

'Fat Letters' Take the Stage in Childhood Obesity Debate

FDA Approves Brain Wave Test for ADHD

FDA Approves Genetic Test That Helps Explain Developmental Problems in Kids

FDA Proposes New Limit for Arsenic in Apple Juice

FDA Proposes Tougher Warnings for Tanning Beds

Fever-Related Seizures in Kids Eased by Epilepsy Drug: Study

Few Parents Use Kids' Asthma Meds Correctly: Study

Fewer ER Visits for Kids After Cold Medicine Restrictions

Fewer U.S. Kids Buying Tobacco Products: Report

Fewer U.S. Kids Killed in Car Crashes; Safety Restraints Still an Issue

Fewer Young Americans Lack Health Care Coverage

Fine Muscle Control May Continue Developing Into Teen Years

Fireworks Displays Spark Safety Concerns

First Trimester Appears Crucial for Baby's Heart Health

Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later

Flu Can Kill Even Healthy Children, Study Finds

Flu Shots at School Boost Vaccination Rates, Study Finds

Flu Spreads Quickest Among Kids, Teachers, Health-Care Workers

Flu Vaccine Safe for Kids With Crohn's, Colitis: Study

Food Allergies Have Nearly Doubled Among Black Children

Food, Skin Allergies on the Rise Among Children: CDC

Football Concussion Risk Highest During Games, Not Practice: Study

For Children of Teen Parents, Most Injuries Due to Falls: Study

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

Frequent School Moves May Harm Kids' Mental Health

Friends, Family Often the Suppliers in Underage Drinking, Smoking: Survey

Gardening Might Give Kids a Fitness Boost

Gasoline Poisonings in Kids Spike During Summer: Study

Gene Mutation Tied to Higher Obesity Risk in Kids

Gene Variations Leave Infants at Risk of Leukemia, Study Suggests

Girls With Autism May Need Different Treatments Than Boys

Good Nutrition Can Boost School Performance, Expert Says

Gradual Exposure to Peanuts May Help Some Allergic Kids

Growing Up Poor May Raise Odds for Smoking: Study

Gun Violence in PG-13 Movies Tripled Since 1985, Study Finds

Halloween Safety Tips for Kids With Food Allergies

Halloween Treats Can Spook Kids' Teeth

Having Kids Walk to School Comes With Risks, Benefits

Head Lice Growing Resistant to Standard Meds

Health Tip: Some Foods Aren't Safe for Toddlers

Health Tip: Are Your Toddler's Toes Turning?

Health Tip: Ask Questions About Your Child's Medication

Health Tip: Avoid Bathseats for Toddlers

Health Tip: Avoid Diaper Rash

Health Tip: Avoid Mishaps at Restaurants

Health Tip: Be Smart While Mowing the Lawn

Health Tip: Buying Children's Shoes

Health Tip: Caring for Baby's Heat Rash

Health Tip: Caring for Baby's Umbilical Cord

Health Tip: Caring for Kids' Teeth

Health Tip: Check Your Child's Playground

Health Tip: Childproof Your Home

Health Tip: Children Are Vulnerable in the Heat

Health Tip: Choosing the Right Babysitter

Health Tip: Choosing Your Child's Pediatrician

Health Tip: Cleaning Baby Bottles

Health Tip: Climbing at the Playground

Health Tip: Comfort a Child With Croup

Health Tip: Communicating With Kids

Health Tip: Create Good Eating Habits

Health Tip: Dealing With a Child's Cough

Health Tip: Disciplining Your Toddler

Health Tip: Don't Get Lost During a Camping Trip

Health Tip: Don't Give Raw Milk to Children

Health Tip: Ease the Sting of Strep Throat

Health Tip: Eat a Good Breakfast

Health Tip: Encourage Independence Among Preschoolers

Health Tip: Encourage Safe Exploring Outdoors

Health Tip: Floss Your Child's Teeth

Health Tip: Follow Age Recommendations on Children's Toys

Health Tip: Get Your Child to the Eye Doctor

Health Tip: Giving Baby a Pacifier

Health Tip: Help Children Eat Healthier

Health Tip: Help Children Quit Thumb Sucking

Health Tip: Help Ease Separation Anxiety at Night

Health Tip: Help Ease Teething Pain

Health Tip: Help Keep Teen Drivers Safe

Health Tip: Help Kids Feel Better About Themselves

Health Tip: Help Kids With Diabetes Deal With Shots

Health Tip: Help Prevent Childhood Obesity

Health Tip: Help Prevent Clogged Milk Ducts

Health Tip: Help Your Teen Get Enough Sleep

Health Tip: Holding Your Infant Skin to Skin

Health Tip: Holiday Safety Suggestions

Health Tip: Identifying a Learning Disability

Health Tip: If Your Child Has a Dental Emergency

Health Tip: If Your Child Has a Learning Disability

Health Tip: If Your Child Has Diabetes

Health Tip: If Your Child is Constipated

Health Tip: Inform Your Allergic Child

Health Tip: Is Baby in Pain?

Health Tip: Is Your Baby Eating Enough?

Health Tip: Is Your Child Overloaded?

Health Tip: Is Your Child Sleep-Deprived?

Health Tip: Keep Baby Safe in a Carrier

Health Tip: Keep Battery-Powered Devices Away From Kids

Health Tip: Keep Kids Active During Summer Break

Health Tip: Keep Kids Away From Corded Blinds and Shades

Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe Around Animal Exhibits

Health Tip: Keep Poisons From Children

Health Tip: Kids Need Strong Bones, Too

Health Tip: Kids Shouldn't Watch Too Much TV

Health Tip: Know the Hazards of Lead

Health Tip: Limit Lead Exposure for Kids

Health Tip: Limiting Kids' TV Time

Health Tip: Little Kids and Some Pets Don't Mix

Health Tip: Manage Visitors After Bringing Home Baby

Health Tip: Monitor Fat in Preschoolers' Diet

Health Tip: Naptime for Toddlers

Health Tip: Opt for Healthier Fast Food

Health Tip: OTC Medications for Children

Health Tip: Pack Safe School Lunches

Health Tip: Pack the Right Sports Snacks

Health Tip: Packing Baby's Diaper Bag

Health Tip: Packing Your Hospital Bags Before Baby Comes

Health Tip: Pay Attention to Baby's Communication

Health Tip: Practice Good Seat Belt Habits

Health Tip: Practice Water Safety With Children Around

Health Tip: Prepare for Your Child's First Dental Visit

Health Tip: Preparing for Potty Training

Health Tip: Prevent Burning and Scalding

Health Tip: Prevent Food Poisoning in Baby Food

Health Tip: Prevent Furniture Tipping

Health Tip: Prevent Headaches in Teens

Health Tip: Promote Good Oral Health in Children

Health Tip: Protect Kids' Eyes

Health Tip: Protect Kids From Mercury Exposure

Health Tip: Protect Kids in Motor Vehicle Crashes

Health Tip: Protect Young Ones From Suffocation

Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Heart Health

Health Tip: Reduce the Risk of Dog Bites

Health Tip: Reduce the Risk of Head Lice

Health Tip: Reducing Your Child's Risk of Ear Infections

Health Tip: Safe Use of a Car Seat

Health Tip: Schedule Baby's First Dental Visit

Health Tip: School Bus Riders Must Follow the Rules

Health Tip: Secondhand Smoke Puts Babies at Risk

Health Tip: Serve Kids Power Foods

Health Tip: Show Genuine Interest in Your Child

Health Tip: Signs Your Child Has An Overuse Injury

Health Tip: Spot the Signs of 'Lazy Eye'

Health Tip: Storing Toys

Health Tip: Switching to a 'Big Kid' Bed

Health Tip: Talk to Kids About Strangers

Health Tip: Talk to Teens About Tanning

Health Tip: Taming Acne

Health Tip: Teens Need Enough Sleep

Health Tip: Teens, Take Action to Become Healthier

Health Tip: Toddler-Proof Baby's Bed

Health Tip: Toys to Avoid for Young Children

Health Tip: Track Your Child's Sleep

Health Tip: Trampoline Injuries

Health Tip: Traveling on a Plane With Baby

Health Tip: Underage Drinking is Risky

Health Tip: Uninflated Balloons Aren't Safe for Young Children

Health Tip: Use a High Chair Safely

Health Tip: Use a Safe Stroller

Health Tip: Use Baby Pools Safely

Health Tip: Vary Your Child's School Lunch

Health Tip: Waking Up at Night

Health Tip: Want to Be a Babysitter?

Health Tip: Washing Baby's Clothes

Health Tip: Watch Kids Closely at the Playground

Health Tip: What Should Preschoolers Drink?

Health Tip: What to Exclude from Baby's Crib

Health Tip: When Baby Confuses Days With Nights

Health Tip: When Baby Spits Up Excessively

Health Tip: When Kids Are Home Alone

Health Tip: When Your Child Gets a Nosebleed

Health Tip: When Your Child Has a Cold

Health Tip: When Your Child Is Overweight

Health Tip: When Your Child Is Scared of the Dark

Health Tip: When Your Older Child is Home Alone

Health Tip: Why Babies Wake at Night

Healthy Eating, Good Night's Sleep Really Do Help Kids Learn

Heavy Kids Exposed to Everyday Chemicals May Face More Heart Risks

Heavy Kids May Suffer Worse Elbow Fractures

Help Your Children Manage Media Use, Experts Urge

High Blood Pressure Common Among Overweight Kids

High Praise Might Backfire on Kids With Low Self-Esteem

Hispanic Teens More Likely to Abuse Drugs: Survey

Homemade Blowgun Darts Pose Choking Dangers for Teens

How Many Extra Calories Add Up to Obesity for Kids?

How to Handle a Child's Seizure

How Toddlers' TV Time Can Hurt Kindergarten Success

How Worried Are Parents About Kids' Online Safety?

Hundreds of Thousands of Teens Use Pot, Alcohol Each Day: Report

'Hyperconnectivity' Seen in Brains of Children With Autism

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

Induced Labor Linked to Raised Risk of Autism, Study Suggests

Infant Vaccines Also Protect Seniors Against Pneumonia: Study

Infants at Highest Risk for Childhood Burns

Infections Like Colds, Chickenpox Tied to Some Stroke Risk in Kids

Insights Gained Into Tourette Syndrome

Intensive Early Childhood Education May Boost Adult Health

Irregular Bedtimes Lead to Behavior Problems in Kids: Study

Irregular Bedtimes May Sap Kids' Brainpower

IVF Conception Doesn't Seem to Raise Kids' Cancer Risk: Study

Junk Food Bans Help Schoolkids Avoid Unhealthy Snacks: Study

Junk Food Makers Target Kids With Free Online Games, Study Says

Just 1 in 4 U.S. Teens Gets Enough Exercise: Report

Just 1.5 Hours of TV a Day May Disrupt Kids' Sleep, Study Says

Keep Lice Off Your Child's Head

Keep the Holidays Merry for Kids With Diabetes

Kids' Attitudes Toward Disabled People Improve With Contact

Kids' Body Image Shaped by Parents, Expert Says

Kids Born With HIV May Face Heart Risks Later, Study Suggests

Kids' Cancer Treatments May Cause Heart Trouble, Study Says

Kids' Checkups Should Include Cholesterol, Depression Tests, Doctors Say

Kids' Concussion Recovery Varies by Symptom Severity: Study

Kids' Concussions Defined by Where They Live, Study Finds

Kids' Ear Infections Cost U.S. Health System Nearly $3B Annually: Report

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

Kids Hospitalized for Flu Need Antiviral Meds Right Away: Study

Kids in Southern U.S. More Likely to Have Hay Fever: Study

Kids Lacking At-Home Enrichment Gain Most From Head Start: Study

Kids' Liver Transplant Success Varies by Race, Research Shows

Kids Mimic Parents' TV Viewing Habits

Kids' Movies Deliver Mixed Messages on Eating, Obesity

Kids on Medicaid May Face Barriers to Eczema Treatment

Kids' Pitching Injuries Rising; Study Blames Overuse

Kids Poisoned by Medical Marijuana, Study Finds

Kids' Sinusitis Might Not Need Antibiotics, New Guidelines Say

Kids' Social Skills May Suffer When Mothers Drink During Pregnancy

Kids Still Spanked, to Their Detriment, Study Finds

Kids' Suicide Risk Similar for All Newer Antidepressants: Study

Kids Who Add Sleep Can Subtract Pounds, Study Suggests

Kids Who Exercise More May Get Better Grades

Kids Who Repeat a Grade Can Become Discipline Problems, Study Says

Kids Who See Movie Violence Also See Smoking, Drinking, Sex: Study

Kids Who Undergo Heart Transplant Living Longer: Study

Kids With ADHD Less Able to Process Emotions During Sleep: Study

Kids With ADHD May Face Higher Obesity Risk as Teens

Kids With ADHD Often Prone to Bowel Problems: Study

Kids With Autism May Perceive Movement More Quickly

Kids With Autism Often Have Trouble Sleeping, Study Shows

Kids With Head Injuries May Be Prone to Depression

Kids Worldwide Getting Less Heart Fit, Research Shows

Kindergartners' Soda Intake Linked to Aggression in Study

Knee Surgery May Put Kids at Higher Risk for Future Arthritis

Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study

Landmark ADHD Study Backed Drugs Over Therapy at a Cost: Report

Language Problems Common for Kids With ADHD, Study Finds

Laser Toys Can Damage Eyes: Report

Lasers in Toys Can Cause Serious Eye Damage, FDA Warns

Lawn Mower Injuries Often Caused by Distraction

Legal Drinking Age of 21 Saves Lives, Review Finds

Lipsticks, Glosses Contain Toxic Metals: Report

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

Liquid Tamiflu for Kids in Short Supply

Low Iron in Brain a Sign of ADHD?

Low Prenatal Iodine May Affect Child's Brain Development

Low Vitamin D Tied to Anemia Risk in Kids

Low-Income, Minority Parents More Open to HPV Vaccine for Girls, Study Says

Magnesium-Rich Food May Help Keep Kids' Bones Strong

Making Music May Encourage Teamwork in Kids

Many 8-Year-Olds in U.S. Have Tasted Alcohol: Study

Many ADHD Drugs Linked to Painful Erections: FDA

Many Kids May Have High Cholesterol, Regardless of Weight

Many Kids Missing Out on Healthy Lifestyle

Many Kids With Autism on Multiple Medications, Study Finds

Many More Kids Visiting ER for Sports Concussions, Study Finds

Many Parents Learn Online Skills From Their Tech-Savvy Kids

Many Parents Texting, Phoning While Driving Their Kids: Survey

Many Public Pools Contaminated With Human Waste: CDC

Many Teen Girls Using Tanning Beds: Report

Many U.S. Kids Victims of Violence, Abuse: Survey

Marijuana Not a 'Safe Drug,' Review Finds

Measles Outbreak Hits Texas Megachurch

Measles Still a Threat, U.S. Health Officials Warn

Meet Henry the Hand: A Crusading Doctor's Right-Hand Man

Mental Illness to Blame for 10 Percent of Kids' Hospitalizations: Study

Mental Ills in Kids With Epilepsy May Depend on Seizure Location

Military Families May Need Help With Mental Health

Milk Allergy Therapy Needs More Research

Minorities Harmed Most By Fast-Food Outlets Near School: Study

Minority Kids With Autism Less Likely to Use Specialty Services: Study

Mom's Genes May Play Part in How Children Age

Monitoring Kids' Screen Time May Improve Their Behavior

More Booze in Movies for Kids, Study Finds

More Drug-Resistant Infections Seen in U.S. Children

More Evidence Environmental Exposures Contribute to Autism

More Evidence Links BPA to Childhood Obesity

More Evidence That Bullying Raises Kids' Suicide Risk

More Infants Surviving With Serious Heart Defects, Study Finds

More Kids Being Poisoned by Prescription Drugs: Study

More Kids Diagnosed With Mental Health Disabilities, Study Finds

More Kids Getting Donor Organs, But Gaps Persist, Study Finds

More Links Seen Between Autism, ADHD

More Signs Autism May Originate During Pregnancy

More Than 4,000 U.S. Kids Hurt Each Year on Amusement Rides

More Time in Gym Class Equals Stronger Kids

More Weight Gain in Pregnancy Tied to Higher Autism Risk for Kids: Study

Most Americans Say 'No' to Smoking in Their Homes, Cars

Most Childhood Sleep Problems Are Preventable: Expert

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

Most Medications OK During Breast-Feeding, Report Says

Most Teens With Fibromyalgia Suffer Pain, Fatigue as Adults

Mother-Daughter Team Preaches the Gospel of HIV Prevention

Moving Out of Poor Neighborhood May Disrupt Boys' Mental Health: Study

MRI Might Allow Earlier Diagnosis of Dyslexia: Study

Music May Ease Pain for Kids During Hospital Procedure

Music Therapy May Help Teens With Cancer Cope

Music Training May Boost Young Brains, Studies Suggest

Mysterious Polio-Like Illness Strikes Kids in California

Naps Enhance Learning for Young Children, Study Says

Nearly Half of High Schoolers Text While Driving: Survey

Nearly Half of Infants Have Flat Spots on Their Heads: Study

Nebulizers May Not Deliver Full Drug Dose to Kids With Asthma

New 'Active' Video Games May Give Kids More Exercise

New Grants Will Help Get Health Insurance for More Kids

New Obesity Weapon: Kids Teaching Kids

New Study Challenges Dyslexia-Brain Changes Link

New Test Helps Diagnose Intellectual Disability in Children

Newborn's Placenta May Predict Autism Risk, Study Suggests

No Need to Toss Your Child's Toothbrush After Strep Throat, Study Suggests

No Rise of PTSD Seen in Children With Cancer

Obese Girls Prone to Poorer Grades, Study Suggests

Obese Kids Might Have Higher Levels of Stress Hormone

Obese Kids More Likely to Have Asthma, With Worse Symptoms

Obesity Risk Factors May Vary for Boys, Girls

One in Five Kids May 'Outgrow' Asthma

Outcomes Improving for Kids With Kidney Transplants

Outdoor Recess May Help Protect Kids From Nearsightedness

Overuse Injuries May Rise When Kids Specialize in One Sport

Overweight Teen Years Tied to Later Cancer Risk

Packing School Lunches With Food Safety in Mind

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

Parental Stress, Domestic Violence May Affect Kids' Development: Study

Parents Deliberately Making Child Ill Can Be Deadly

Parents' Goals Guide ADHD Treatment Choice

Parents Underestimate Influence Over Teens' Substance Abuse: Survey

Parents Who Set, Stick to Rules May Help Kids Stay Slim

Pediatricians Endorse New Acne Treatment Guidelines

Physical Punishment in Childhood Tied to Health Woes as Adults

Playing Violent Video Games Linked to Impulsive Behavior

Poll: U.S. Adults Support Smoking Ban in Cars With Kids

Polluted Air Linked to Autism Risk

Poor Parenting Styles Linked to Bullying Behavior in Kids

Potty-Training Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

Poverty Rate Still High Among U.S. Children: Report

Power Down to Speed Concussion Recovery: Study

Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids

Premature Birth Linked to Asthma, Wheezing in Childhood

Preschoolers' Use of Psychiatric Drugs Levels Off, Study Shows

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Set for Saturday

Prescription Eardrops Seem Best for Kids With Recurrent Ear Infection: Study

Preservative in Baby Wipes Linked to Rashes in Some Children

President's Panel Calls for More Girls, Boys to Get HPV Vaccine

Prevent Home Heating From Becoming a Safety Hazard

Probiotics Don't Prevent Childhood Asthma, Study Finds

Protect Your Kids From Pollen Allergies: Expert

Protecting Children From Poison Emergencies

Racism Takes a Toll on Kids' Mental Health, Research Shows

Radiation-Free Cancer Scans: Coming Soon?

Recession Forced Cutbacks in Care for Special Needs Kids: Study

Recession May Have Boosted Teens' Social Consciousness

Removing Tonsils Helps Kids With Sleep Apnea, Study Finds

Report: Child Neglect a Continuing Problem in U.S.

Researchers Pinpoint Cause of Port-Wine Stain Birthmarks

Researchers Spot Mutant Gene Behind Defects That Can Cause Kidney Failure

Rise in U.S. High Chair Injuries Stuns Experts

Ruling Out Unneeded Ankle X-Rays for Kids

Same-Sex Couples' Kids Less Likely to Have Private Health Insurance: Study

School Bans on Chocolate Milk May Backfire

School Programs Do Keep Some Kids From Smoking

School Sports May Cut Rates of Violence, Bullying Among Teens

Schools Add More Fruits, Veggies to the '3 Rs'

Schools Can Set Tone for Healthy Eating

Scientists ID Gene Behind Early Onset Puberty

Scientists Pinpoint Which Kids With Heart Muscle Disease Are in Most Danger

Screaming, Cursing at Your Misbehaving Teen May Backfire

Secure Those Sets for Super Bowl Viewing

Secure Your Prescription Drugs When Hosting Holiday Parties: Experts

'Sensitive' Older Sibling May Help Boost Preschoolers' Language Skills

'Sensory-Focused' Autism Therapy Shows Early Promise

September Peak Month for Kids' Asthma Flares: Study

Serious Health Issues May Await Survivors of Childhood Cancer

Shopping Carts Can Pose Big Danger to Little Kids

Sibling Bullying Can Lead to Depression, Anxiety in Victims

Sight, Sound Out of Sync in Kids With Autism, Study Finds

Single-Sex Education's Benefits Challenged in Study

Sleeping on Back to Prevent SIDS Doesn't Appear to Hurt Babies' Ability to Roll

Sleepless Nights May Hurt School Performance of Kids With Asthma

Sleepy Teens Reach for Fast Foods First

Slower Brain Connections May Be at Root of Dyslexia

Smog, Stressed Mom May Raise Risk of Behavior Woes in Kids

Smoking Bans Linked to Drop in Premature Births, Kids' Asthma Attacks

Smoking During Pregnancy Tied to Behavior Issues in Kids

Social Skills a Casualty of Childhood Head Injury, Study Suggests

Some Blackboard Chalks Might Spur Allergies in Kids: Study

Spring Break Drunkenness a Dangerous Tradition

Spring Cleaning Safety Tips

Star Athletes Often Endorse Junk Food, Study Says

Start Heart-Healthy Lessons in Childhood, Expert Says

State Flu Shot Rule for Preschoolers Curbs Kids' Hospitalizations: CDC

STD Education Must Start Long Before Kids Engage in Sex

Stepdads Must Navigate Tricky Waters

Stomach Troubles Common for Kids With Autism, Study Confirms

Stress Can Quickly Harm Kids' Health: Study

Strong Verbal Skills in Childhood May Raise Drinking Risk, Study Suggests

Student Suicide May Spur Similar Thoughts in Teens

Students' Health Habits Tied to School Success

Study Debunks Lyme Disease-Autism Link

Study Outlines Emotional Impact of Domestic Violence on Kids

Study Spots Growing Disparity in U.S. Teen Obesity Problem

Study: Older Whooping Cough Vaccine More Effective

Stutterers Show Different Brain Development, Study Says

Sugary Drinks Tied to Preschoolers' Extra Pounds

Summer Camp Health Tips for Parents

'Super-Magnets' Pose Rising Threat to Kids, Study Finds

Survey Could Spot Parents Who Shun Child Vaccinations

Survey Finds Support for Banning E-Cigarette Use by Kids

Swallowing Magnets Can Be Fatal for Children

Sweet, Salty Taste Preferences Tied Together in Kids

Take Kids to Get Their Flu Shots Early, Experts Say

Take Safety Measures Before Letting Kids in the Pool

Talking to Your Daughter About Puberty

Teaching Sleep Tips to Parents Seems to Help Kids With Autism

Teen Boys Who Think They're Skinny May Be at Higher Risk for Depression

Teen Drinkers, Pot Smokers at Raised Risk of Concussion, Study Says

Teen Drivers Become Distracted Quickly

Teens' Energy Drink Habit May Be Linked to Booze, Tobacco, Drug Use

Teens Often Copycat Others Who Drink and Drive: Study

Teens' Use of E-Cigarettes Doubles in a Year: CDC

Teens Who Are Night Owls May Struggle in School

Teens Who Indoor Tan Often Take Other Health Risks: Survey

Testing for Smoke Exposure May Predict Rehospitalization for Asthma

Thalidomide May Help Kids With Crohn's Disease

Therapy That Confronts Trauma of Sexual Abuse Helped Teen Girls With PTSD

There Is No Safer Football Helmet for Kids: Study

Think You Know What Your Child's Up to Online? Think Again

Three-Quarters of U.S. Teens Say They Don't Drink

Tick Safety Tips for Kids at Summer Camp

Tight Blood Sugar Control Might Not Help All Critically Ill Kids

Tips for Preventing, Coping With Pinkeye

Tips for Stress-Free Winter Breaks With College Kids

Tips to Prevent Serious Lawn Mower Injuries in Kids

Toddlers Can Die From Swallowing Parents' Drug Detox Meds

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

Too Few Kids Follow Bike Helmet Laws, Study Finds

Too Few Kids Use Fast-Food Calorie Info, Study Finds

Topamax Approval for Migraines Expanded to Younger Users

Traffic Smog Tied to Hospital Stays for White Kids With Asthma

Training in the Heat

Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips From an ER Doc

Try Talking More to Boost Your Toddler's Vocabulary

Turn Down the Danger of Hearing Loss

TV in Child's Bedroom Tied to Weight Gain

TV, Computer Time Tied to Heavier, Less Happy Kids: Study

TVs Toppling Onto Tots at Alarming Rate, Study Finds

Twenty U.S. Kids Hospitalized Each Day for Gun Injuries: Study

Twitter Chat: How to Prepare for a Healthy School Year

Type 2 Diabetes Progresses Faster in Kids, Study Finds

U.S. Autism Estimates Rise by 30 Percent for Kids

U.S. Obesity Rate Shows Signs of Leveling Off

U.S. Panel Rejects Blood Pressure Screening for Kids, Teens

U.S. School Kids Should Get Hour of Exercise Daily: Report

U.S. Schools Show Progress in Healthy Behaviors, CDC Says

U.S. Spends 5 Times More Than U.K. on Antibiotics for Kids: Study

Urine Test May Spot Heart, Kidney Risk in Kids With Type 1 Diabetes

Use of Tylenol in Pregnancy Tied to Higher ADHD Risk in Child

Vaccine Coverage High in U.S., but Measles Outbreaks a Concern: CDC

Vaccines Prevent Millions of Infections, Save Billions in Costs: CDC

Video Game 'Addiction' More Likely With Autism, ADHD

Video Game Teaches Kids How to Spot a Stroke

Vimizim Approved for Rare Childhood Disorder

Violent Video Games Tied to Combative Thinking in Study

Vision, Dyslexia Not Linked: Study

Want to Stay Healthy? Try Washing Your Hands

Water-Safety Essentials for Parents

Weather Worries Can Threaten a Child's Mental Health

Website All About Child Health -- in Spanish

Weekend 'Catch-Up' Sleep May Cut Young Drivers' Crash Risk

What to Do When Lightning Strikes

When a Common Cold Becomes More Dangerous for Kids

When a Parent Dies, What Helps a Child Cope?

When Moms Get Active, Kids Follow

When Smartphone Is Near, Parenting May Falter

When Winter Fun Isn't So Fun

Whooping Cough Cases Rise as Parents Opt Out of Vaccine

Whooping Cough Outbreaks Tied to Parents Shunning Vaccines

Whooping Cough Risk Higher Among Kids Who Miss Vaccinations: Study

Why Parents Mix Up Their Kids' Names

Will Music Make Your Child Smarter?

Women's Weight-Loss Surgery May Benefit Later Offspring

Word Tests at Age 2 Might Predict Gains for Kids With Autism, Study Finds

Young Athletes' Concussions Often Unreported: Report

Young Binge Drinkers May Not Need Special Counseling From Family Docs

Young Parents Don't Stress Over Kids' Media Use: Survey

Young People May Respond Better to Upbeat Health Messages

Young People With Epilepsy Face Higher Injury Risk: Study

Young Teens at Raised Risk of Kidney Transplant Failure: Study

Youth Murder Rate Hits 30-Year Low: CDC