The Growing Child: Newborn

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

14 Percent of Toddlers May Be Drinking Coffee

58 Million Americans Exposed to Secondhand Smoke: CDC

A Son's Struggles and Triumphs After Premature Birth

Abuse in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood

ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered Care

ADHD Linked to Expectant Moms' Smog Exposure

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

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

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

Another Study Finds No Vaccine-Autism Link

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Have Benefits, Risks: Study

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

Asbestos Found in Kids' Crayons, Toy Kits: Report

Behind Many High-Achieving Children...

Benefits of Iron Supplements Unclear for Pregnant Women, Young Children

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

Brain Scans Show Why Reading to Kids Is Good for Them

Broccoli Compound Shows Promise for Autism Symptoms in Small Study

Bullied Teens at Risk for Later Depression, Study Finds

Calm, Positive Family Meals May Help Keep Kids Slim

Can Fast Food Hinder Learning in Kids?

Can Pets Help Boost Social Skills for Kids With Autism?

CDC: 1 in 10 Children Diagnosed With ADHD

Childhood Abuse, Neglect Linked to High Blood Pressure in Adulthood

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

Child's Popularity May Rely on Understanding Others

Clubs, Adult Support Can Help Kids Stay Slim

Concussion May Hurt School Performance for a While

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

CT Scan Use in Kids Fell Over Past Decade

Curbing School Bus Pollution Might Reduce Absences

Decrease in Air Pollution Tied to Healthier Lungs in Children

Delaying Umbilical Cord Clamping Might Boost Child Development

Dentists Offer Tips to Keep Young Children Cavity-Free

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

Diabetes May Affect Kids' Brain Growth, Study Reports

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

Does Mom's Cellphone Startle the Fetus?

Dyslexia Unrelated to Vision Problems: Study

Early Birth Linked to Introversion, Neuroticism in Adult Life

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

Early Puberty Linked to Increased Risk of Depression in Teens

E-Cigarette Use Triples Among U.S. Teens in 1 Year

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

Excess Weight Early in Life Linked to Colon Cancer Risk in Women

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Exposing Babies to Peanuts May Help Curb Allergy Risk

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

Family Stress Linked to Teen Obesity in Study

Food Rules for Toddlers May Lead to Healthy Eating Habits

For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity

'Fracking' Linked to Low Birth Weight Babies

Freedom to Fidget Helps Kids With ADHD Learn: Study

Full-Day Preschool Beats Part-Day for School Preparedness

Good Sleep Habits, Enforced Rules Help Kids Sleep: Study

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

Head Start Program Might Help Fight Childhood Obesity: Study

Health Tip: Balance Homework With Down Time

Health Tip: Get Involved at Your Child's School

Health Tip: Help Prevent Baby's Spit-Up

Health Tip: Prepare Your Child for Reading

Health Tip: Promoting Independence in Children

Health Tip: Strengthen Your Child's Hands

Heed the Warning Signs of Teen Suicide, Experts Say

Higher Altitude States Have Fewer Kids With ADHD, Study Finds

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

Income Inequality Affects Kids' Health, Research Shows

Kids' Bad Diets May Mean Worse Health as Adults

Lead Exposure May Be Bigger Threat to Boys Than Girls

Light From Smartphones, Tablets May Lower Sleep Hormone in Kids

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

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

Many Parents Who Smoke Expose Kids to Fumes at Home

Mental Health Problems in Childhood Linked to Adult Woes

Milder Autism Typically Diagnosed Later in Girls

Minority Kids May Be Missed in Autism Diagnoses: Study

Mom's Obesity May Affect Newborn Survival

Moms' Pre-Pregnancy Obesity Tied to ADHD, Other Issues in Kids

More American Children Diagnosed With ADHD

More Evidence That General Anesthesia May Affect Young Brains

More Extreme Preemies Are Surviving, Study Finds

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

Music Classes Boost Language Skills, Study Says

Narcotic Painkillers in Pregnancy Common, Harmful to Baby: Study

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

Not Interested in School? Maybe They're Born That Way

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

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

Painkiller-Addicted Babies a Growing U.S. Concern, Especially in Fla.

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

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

Pesticides Linked to ADHD, Study Says

Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development

Plastics Chemical Tied to Changes in Boys' Reproductive Development

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

Premature Births Down in U.S., But Rates Still High, Reports Say

Prenatal Exposure to Common Chemicals Linked to Lower IQs in Study

Preschoolers Can Learn Heart-Healthy Lifestyles

Preschoolers Get Too Little Physical Activity in Child Care

Preschoolers May Not Need Naps, Review Reports

Preterm-Birth Complications Leading Global Killer of Young Children

Put Car Seat on Your Summer-Travel Checklist

Recess: An Essential Part of the School Day

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

School Sports Costs Leave Some Students on Sidelines

Secondhand Smoke Linked to Behavior Issues in Kids

Short Legs May Explain Why Toddlers Teeter

Short Lunch Periods Leave Kids Eating Less, Study Finds

Sleep Group Updates Shuteye Guidelines

Smog Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Autism Risk

Smoking Around Toddlers May Raise Their Obesity Risk

Some Kids With Autism Show Improvement by Age 6: Study

Start Healthy Eating Habits Early to Head Off Obesity in Kids

Stronger Muscles = Healthier Bones in Kids

Study Builds Case for Later High School Starting Time

Study Links Sleep Troubles to Children's Mental Health

Study Questions Safety of Chemicals Used in Plastic Consumer Products

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

The ABCs of Successful Classroom Design

Today's Teens Can Be Adept Multitaskers, Study Suggests

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

Training Programs for Parents Tied to Better Behavior in Kids With Autism

Troubled Boys, Girls Have Sex Earlier, Study Finds

U.S. Kids Not Drinking Enough Water Each Day

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

'Unconditional Regard' Buoys Kids' Self-Esteem

Vocabulary at 2 May Help Predict Kindergarten Success

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

When It Comes to Singing, Practice Makes Perfect