The Growing Child: Newborn

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10 Percent of U.S. Women Drink During Pregnancy: Study

ADHD May Hamper Social Relationships Early in Life

ADHD Meds May Raise Risk for Psychotic Side Effects in Some Kids: Study

Adult Survivors of Childhood Brain Tumors May Have Lingering Troubles: Study

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Have Benefits, Risks: Study

Arsenic Exposure in Womb Linked to Respiratory Risks in Babies

Asbestos Found in Kids' Crayons, Toy Kits: Report

Behind Many High-Achieving Children...

Birth Defect Tied to Zika Virus Can Leave Children With Lifetime of Health Woes

Brain Scans Show Why Reading to Kids Is Good for Them

Bullied Teens at Risk for Later Depression, Study Finds

CDC Cites 14 Potential New Cases of Zika Transmitted By Sex

Certain Cancers Seem Less Likely for Kids of Hispanic Moms Born Outside U.S.

Check Newborns of Women Who Visited Zika-Prone Areas for Infection: CDC

Chemical Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Excess Weight in Kids

Child Abuse at Daycare, Youth Groups Rarer Than Thought: Survey

Childhood Cancer Treatment May Raise Adult Heart Disease Risk

Childhood Trauma May Boost Heart Disease Risk for a Lifetime

Children in Foster Homes Need Better Health Care

Children with Autism Respond Differently to Smells: Study

Children's Brains 'Light Up' at Sound of Mom's Voice

Clubs, Adult Support Can Help Kids Stay Slim

Could an Obese Dad's Sperm Pass Traits to His Kids?

Could IVF Raise Children's Odds for Blood Cancer?

CT Scan Use in Kids Fell Over Past Decade

Daily Bit of Chocolate in Pregnancy May Help Mom, Baby

Do Benefits of City Gardening Outweigh Risks?

Doctors Key to Stopping Child Hunger

Dogs in the Home May Lower Kids' Odds for Asthma

Early Birth Linked to Introversion, Neuroticism in Adult Life

Early Emotional Support May Help Kids Manage Feelings Later

Even Controlled, Epilepsy May Still Cause Problems for Kids

Exercise + Classwork May = Better Math Scores

Exposure to BPA in Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight in Girls: Study

Extreme 'Preemies' Often Have Lifelong Challenges

'Fat Shaming' Begins in First Grade

Fidgeting May Help Students With ADHD Learn

Finding Suggests Zika Virus Can Move From Mother to Child During Pregnancy

'Fracking' Linked to Low Birth Weight Babies

Frequent School Changes Linked to Poorer Performance

Furry Friends May Be Stress Relievers for Kids With Cancer

Gestational Diabetes May Lead to More Body Fat on Babies

'Green Space' at School May Help Kids Learn, Study Suggests

Harsh Parenting May Harm a Child's Physical Health

Health Tip: Balance Homework With Down Time

Health Tip: Checking Your Child's Toys for Lead

Health Tip: Get Involved at Your Child's School

Health Tip: Help Your Toddler Develop Needed Skills

Health Tip: Monitoring Your Child's Development

Health Tip: Strengthen Your Child's Hands

Health Warning Labels Might Help Parents Skip the Soda Aisle

Healthy-Eating Tots Still Like Junk Food

Home Pesticide Use Tied to Child Cancer Risk

Hormone Linked to Social Difficulties With Autism, Early Study Finds

How Parents Can Ease Transition to First Grade

How to Keep Your Baby's Slumber Safe

If Younger Sibling Arrives Before 1st Grade, Kids Less Likely to Be Obese: Study

Infant Delivery and Feeding Methods Can Affect Gut Composition

Kids Born Through IVF Show No Higher Risk for Developmental Delays: Study

Kids' Grades May Suffer When Families Move

Kids in Foster Care Have Tripled Rates of ADHD, Study Finds

Kids More Likely to Be Overweight If Mom Gains Too Much in Pregnancy or After

Kids of Older Moms May Have a Leg Up on Their Peers

Kids With Autism Do Well Learning New Words: Study

Kids With Autism More Likely to Wander, Less Likely to Recognize Danger

Kindergartners With Traumatic Life Experiences Struggle More in School

Lawn Mowers Can Cause Severe Injuries to Kids

Light From Smartphones, Tablets May Lower Sleep Hormone in Kids

Lots of Fish in Pregnancy Tied to Higher Obesity Risk in Kids

Low Birth Weight Tied to Higher Type 2 Diabetes Risk Decades Later

Low Prenatal Vitamin D Linked to Later MS in Offspring

Many Obese Teens Don't Think They're Fat, Study Shows

Many Parents Who Smoke Expose Kids to Fumes at Home

Many U.S. Adults Think Kids' Health Is Worse Today

Many U.S. Women Still Smoke Before, During Pregnancy: Report

Measles Outbreak May Have Swayed Some Parents on Vaccines

Mental Health Problems in Childhood Linked to Adult Woes

Mom's Obesity, Diabetes May Spur Fetus to Grow Too Fast

Mom-to-Be's Smoking Tied to Poorer Fitness in Sons

More American Children Diagnosed With ADHD

More Evidence Gay Parents Raise Well-Adjusted Kids

More Evidence That General Anesthesia May Affect Young Brains

More Evidence That Severe Poverty Harms Kids' Health

Most Preschoolers Use Tablets, Smartphones Daily

Mouse Models Reveal How Zika Infects Fetuses

No Amount of Alcohol Safe During Pregnancy, Doctors Say

Obama Asks Congress for $1.9 Billion to Battle Zika Virus

Obesity Can Send Kids' Blood Pressure Soaring: Study

One-Third of U.S. Kids With ADHD Diagnosed Before Age 6: Report

Others' Drug, Alcohol Use May Trigger Bad Behavior in Teens

'Overwhelming' Evidence That Same-Sex Parenting Won't Harm Kids

Parental Debt May Affect Kids' Behavior

Parents' Age May Be Factor in Child's Autism Risk

Parents Can Play Big Role in Thwarting Teen Fights: Study

Parents' Depression, Anxiety May Contribute to Kids' Fussy Eating

Parents, Stop Hovering: 'Risky' Play May Have Benefits for Kids

Pesticides Linked to ADHD, Study Says

Planned Cesareans Tied to Slight Increase in Asthma Risk for Kids

Pot Use During Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight Babies

'Preemie' Birth Linked to Less Wealth, Education in Adulthood

Pregnancy May Ease PTSD for Some Women, Study Finds

Prenatal Acetaminophen Use Tied to Higher Asthma Risk in Kids: Study

Prenatal Diet Rich in Vitamin D May Cut Allergy Risk in Kids: Study

Prenatal Use of HIV Drug May Slow Child's Development Slightly

Prenatal Vitamin D Supplements May Not Lower Baby's Asthma Risk: Study

Preschoolers Can Learn Heart-Healthy Lifestyles

Psychological Disorders Affect 1 in 7 U.S. Kids Under 9: CDC

Rates of Severe Obesity Among U.S. Kids Still Rising: Study

Repeat C-Section May Have No Long-Term Health Risk for Baby

Restrictive Diets May Cause Thyroid Troubles in Young Kids

Risk to Baby From Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy Is Small, Study Says

Schools Must Do More to Combat Obesity Among Hispanic Kids: Report

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Short Gap Between Pregnancies Tied to Higher Autism Risk?

Short Legs May Explain Why Toddlers Teeter

Short Lunch Periods Leave Kids Eating Less, Study Finds

Should Tackling Be Banned From Youth Football?

Sleep Loss May Be Tied to Raised Diabetes Risk in Teen Boys

Smoking Around Toddlers May Raise Their Obesity Risk

Smoking During Pregnancy Seems to Alter Fetal DNA, Study Finds

Spike in Newborn Drug-Withdrawal Tied to Prenatal Painkiller Use

Study Details Dire Consequences of Fetal Alcohol Disorders

Study Links Child Abuse, Neglect to Earlier Onset of Bipolar Disorder

Study Questions Safety of Chemicals Used in Plastic Consumer Products

Study Ties Parents' Criticism to Persistent ADHD in Kids

Study: Extremely Premature Babies at Greater Risk for Autism

Teens' IQ Drop Can't Be Blamed Solely on Pot: Study

U.S. Kids Not Drinking Enough Water Each Day

Vocabulary at 2 May Help Predict Kindergarten Success

Weight, Exercise May Affect Children's Thinking Skills

What Works Best to Curb a Preschooler's Bad Behaviors?

When Do Kids Learn 'Fairness'? Culture May Matter, Study Finds

Why Do Some Kids Escape Terrible Genetic Disorders?

Zika Destroys Fetal Brain Cells, Lab Study Finds