The Growing Child: Newborn

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3 Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes Found in Florida

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

Banned PCB Chemicals Still Tied to Autism in U.S. Kids

Behavior Woes Hamper Boys More Than Girls in School: Study

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

Calling Your Kid 'Fat' Could Be Counterproductive

CDC Awards $2.4M to 5 Locales to Fight Zika

CDC Cites 14 Potential New Cases of Zika Transmitted By Sex

CDC's Frieden: We're Nearly Out of Money to Fight Zika

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

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

Child Abuse May Shorten Some Women's Lives

Childhood Cancer Treatment May Raise Adult Heart Disease Risk

Childhood PTSD May Leave Imprint on Brain

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

Close Bond Between Kids, Parents Has Long-Term Health Benefits

Congress Can't Agree on Additional Funding to Fight Zika

Cost Keeps Many Kids From Playing School Sports, Other Activities

Could IVF Raise Children's Odds for Blood Cancer?

Could Low Vitamin D Levels at Birth Mean Higher MS Risk?

Daily Bit of Chocolate in Pregnancy May Help Mom, Baby

Do Benefits of City Gardening Outweigh Risks?

Does Losing a Father in War Shorten a Child's Life?

Early Bedtime for Preschoolers, Healthier Weight Later?

Early Emotional Support May Help Kids Manage Feelings Later

'Enthusiastic' Dads May Mean Less Troubled Kids: Study

Even Controlled, Epilepsy May Still Cause Problems for Kids

Exercise + Classwork May = Better Math Scores

Extreme 'Preemies' Often Have Lifelong Challenges

'Fat Shaming' Begins in First Grade

Fewer American Parents Are Spanking Their Kids

Fidgeting May Help Students With ADHD Learn

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

For Refugee Children, Support Breeds Success

Foster Kids Face Higher Risk of Health Problems: Study

Funds to Fight Zika Nearly Exhausted: CDC

Gardening May Give Kids' Diets a Boost

Gestational Diabetes May Lead to More Body Fat on Babies

Guidelines May Have Helped Curb ADHD Diagnoses in Preschoolers

Harsh Parenting May Harm a Child's Physical Health

Health Tip: Checking Your Child's Toys for Lead

Health Tip: Monitoring Your Child's Development

Health Warning Labels Might Help Parents Skip the Soda Aisle

Healthy Diet as Teen, Less Weight Gain as Adult

Healthy-Eating Tots Still Like Junk Food

Helping a Child Manage a Chronic Illness

How Much Video Gaming Is Too Much for Kids?

If 1st Baby's Early, 2nd Will Be Too: Study

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

Infant Delivery and Feeding Methods Can Affect Gut Composition

Junk Food Ads Sway Kids' Preferences

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

Kids' Grades May Suffer When Families Move

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

Kids With Gay or Lesbian Parents Do Just Fine: Study

Kindergartners With Traumatic Life Experiences Struggle More in School

Lawn Mowers Can Cause Severe Injuries to Kids

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

Low Prenatal Vitamin D Linked to Later MS in Offspring

Makeup of Germs in Newborn's Gut May Triple Allergy, Asthma Risk

Many Kids Still Eating Too Much Salt

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

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

Moms' Rheumatoid Arthritis May Be Linked to Epilepsy Risk in Kids

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

More Evidence Gay Parents Raise Well-Adjusted Kids

More Evidence That Severe Poverty Harms Kids' Health

Most Low-Income Dads Stay Involved With Their Kids: Study

Mouse Models Reveal How Zika Infects Fetuses

No Amount of Lead Is Safe for Kids

No More Than 6 Teaspoons of Added Sugars a Day for Kids

Obama Asks Congress for $1.9 Billion to Battle Zika Virus

Obesity Can Send Kids' Blood Pressure Soaring: Study

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

Parental Debt May Affect Kids' Behavior

Parent-Led Autism Therapy Shows Lasting Benefits

Parents Can Play Big Role in Thwarting Teen Fights: Study

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

Parents Often Using TVs, Tablets as 'Electronic Babysitters'

Pot Use During Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight Babies

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

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

Researchers Find Another Way Zika Can Harm Babies

Restrictive Diets May Cause Thyroid Troubles in Young Kids

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

Season of Conception May Affect Fetal Brain Growth

Sending Kids Off to College Doesn't Have to Be Tearful

Short Gap Between Pregnancies Tied to Higher Autism Risk?

Should Tackling Be Banned From Youth Football?

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

Smoking During Pregnancy Seems to Alter Fetal DNA, Study Finds

Sound Sleep Elusive for Many Kids With ADHD

Spike in Newborn Drug-Withdrawal Tied to Prenatal Painkiller Use

Strong Link Emerges Between Zika, Spikes in Temporary Paralysis Cases

Study Details Dire Consequences of Fetal Alcohol Disorders

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

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

Think Safety When Picking, Packing School Backpacks

Those Baby 'Milestones' May Have Longer-Term Importance

Tourette Threat Surges for Babies When Mom Smokes in Pregnancy

U.N. Tightens Safe Sex Guidelines for Visitors to Zika Zones

U.S. Kids Are Eating Healthier Now, But . . .

Why Do Some Kids Escape Terrible Genetic Disorders?

Zika Destroys Fetal Brain Cells, Lab Study Finds

Zika May Persist for Months in Newborns, Study Shows