The Growing Child: Newborn

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Air Pollution May Raise Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Slight Increase in Autism

At What Age Can Kids Safely Cross the Street?

Babies Born Addicted to Opioids Often Struggle With Learning

Babies' Fascination With Faces May Start in the Womb

Bat Left, Throw Right: Baseball Stardom?

Be Your Child's Valentine

Bilingual Kids Learn New Languages Better

Bullied Teens More Likely to Take Weapons to School

By Age 12, Poor May Show Signs of Heart Risks Ahead

Calming Those Back-to-School Jitters

Can Fetal Alcohol Damage Be Undone?

Can Girls Help Boost Boys' Reading Scores?

Can Parents' Weight Hinder Toddlers' Development?

Childhood Asthma May Encourage Obesity, Study Suggests

Childhood Spanking Could Heighten Adult Mental Health Woes

Community Intervention May Aid Fight Against Childhood Obesity

Cooling Down Sibling Rivalries When They Heat Up

Could Common Insecticides Be Tied to Behavior Issues in Kids?

Could Folic Acid Fight a Cause of Autism?

Could Smoking in Pregnancy Affect a Grandkid's Autism Risk?

Could Swine Flu Be Linked to Type 1 Diabetes?

Do Daughters Bring Out a Dad's 'Softer Side'?

Do Heat Waves Shave Dollars Off a Baby's Future Earnings?

Do Moms Who Smoke in Pregnancy Raise Their Odds for a Troubled Teen?

Do Older Dads Produce Brainy Boys?

Does Dad Time With Infants Boost Babies' IQ?

Does Mother's Mental Health Affect Pregnancy?

Epilepsy: Another Potential Zika Threat to Babies

Fever During Pregnancy Tied to Autism in Study

Fish Oil During Pregnancy May Cut Kids' Asthma Risk

Fruit Juice for Kids: A Serving a Day OK

Genetic Testing Can Help Pinpoint Epilepsy Earlier

'Good Ole Days' Were Better for Kids' Health, Adults Say

Got the HPV Vaccine Before You Knew You Were Pregnant? Don't Worry

Health Tip: Transitioning From Bottle to Training Cup

Health Tip: Transitioning Toddlers to One Nap

Heavy Kids Face Triple the Odds for Depression in Adulthood

Helping Children Cope When a Mass Tragedy Strikes

High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Boost Child's Obesity Risk

How Preschoolers Begin Learning the Rules of Reading, Spelling

Impaired Eyesight May Be First Sign of Zika Damage in Babies

Is Air Pollution a Threat to a Fetus?

Is an Occasional Drink OK During Pregnancy?

Just 10 Cigarettes During Pregnancy Can Harm Kids

Kids Born to Older Moms Score Higher on Thinking Tests

Kids Start Moving Less After Age 7, Study Finds

Kids With ADHD Make 6.1 Million Doctor Visits a Year in U.S.: CDC

Kitties Absorb Flame Retardants -- How About Your Kiddies?

Lawn Mowers Are Risky Business for Kids

Little Weight Gain in Pregnancy Tied to Schizophrenia Risk in Kids: Study

Low-Income Kids More Likely to Have ADHD, Asthma

Making the Most of Childhood Wellness Visits

Many Parents Not Happy With Later School Start Times

Mildly Low Thyroid Function in Pregnancy Not a Threat: Study

Moms' Soda Habit in Pregnancy May Boost Kids' Odds for Asthma

Money Spent on Teen Health a Good Global Investment

More 'Extreme Preemies' Are Surviving

More Starring Roles for Booze in Kids' Movies, Study Finds

Naps May Sharpen a Preschooler's Language Skills

Nearby Fracking Linked to Low Birth Weights

New Guidelines Reaffirm Prenatal Folic Acid to Curb Birth Defects

Obesity in Early Pregnancy May Raise Child's Risk of Epilepsy

Older Mothers May Raise Better-Behaved Kids, Study Suggests

Overweight Kids Pay a Heavy Social Price

Parents' Pot Use a Tricky Topic When It Comes to Their Kids

Prenatal Exposure to Certain Flame Retardants Linked to Lower IQs

Race May Play Role in Obese Teens' Blood Pressure

Reading to Babies Translates Into More Literate Preschoolers

Researchers Learn More About Gender's Role in Autism Risk

Scientists Probe Zika's Path to the Fetus

Scoliosis Screenings Can Help Catch Spine Problem Early

Self-Harm on the Rise Among Teen Girls

Sexual Abuse May Cause Early Puberty in Girls: Study

Shooting Ranges Pose Hidden Risks: Study

Smoking in Pregnancy Tied to Kidney Damage in Kids

Some Kids' Genes Might Make Food Ads More Tempting

Some Lead Poisoning Tests May Be Faulty

Spare the Rod, Spur Better Behavior?

Sugary Drinks in Pregnancy Tied to Heavier Kids Later

Teach Your Kids to Use Media in Healthy Ways

Teens Keep Building Bone After They Stop Growing: Study

Teens May Go Hungry as Poorest Families Struggle to Feed Kids

The Impact of Child Abuse Can Last a Lifetime

Timing of Lunch, Recess May Determine What Kids Eat

Tracking Devices May Ease Minds of Parents of Kids With Autism

Vaccinating Pregnant Moms Protects Babies From Whooping Cough

Vision Problems Common in Babies Infected With Zika

When Moms Don't Sleep Well, Neither Do Their Kids

When Parents Focus on Smartphones, Kids' Misbehaving Can Rise

Whooping Cough Shot Works, But Many Moms-to-Be Skip It: CDC

Who's Top Dog When It Comes to 'Social Intelligence'? Kids or Pets?

Winning the Veggie Wars With Kids