Meningitis in Children

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1 in 4 Hospitalized Newborns Gets Heartburn Drugs, Despite Risks

1 in 6 Female College Freshmen Raped While Incapacitated: Study

2 Kids an Hour Hurt in Strollers, Infant Carriers

2 of 3 Parents Want Schools to Expand Health Education

3 Health Issues That Can Threaten Young Female Athletes

3 in 4 Youngsters Exposed to Laundry Pod Detergent Suffer Poisoning

4 Out of 5 Kids With Epilepsy Have Other Health Problems: Study

5 Tips to Help Teens Get Needed School-Year Zzzzzs

6 Keys to a Safe, Allergy-Free Halloween

60,000 U.S. Kids Treated for Accidental Medicine Poisoning a Year

7 Ways to Avoid Serious Injury From School Sports

Acetaminophen Tops List of Accidental Infant Poisonings

ADHD Diagnoses Rising Among U.S. Kids, Study Finds

ADHD May Hamper Social Relationships Early in Life

ADHD May Have Different Effects on Brains of Boys and Girls

ADHD Medications Linked to Sleep Problems in Kids

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

Adult Obesity Still Growing in U.S., Youth Rates Hold Steady: CDC

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

Adults Hold Key to Preventing Kids' Drownings

Agricultural Pesticides May Affect Kids' Breathing

Alcohol Ads Should Be a No-See on TV for Kids

Allergies Less Common in Kids Who Suck Thumb, Bite Nails

Allergists: Daily Bath OK for Kids With Eczema

Almost 2 Million U.S. Kids Get Concussions a Year: Study

Anesthesia Safe for Kids, Doctors' Group Says

Antibiotic Resistance Common in Kids' Urinary Tract Infections

Antibiotics Might Cause Weight Gain in Kids

Antibiotics Often Enough for Kids' Appendicitis

Arsenic Exposure in Womb Linked to Respiratory Risks in Babies

Artificial Sweeteners During Pregnancy May Make for Heavier Infants

Assessing Health Issues of Child Refugees

At Least 1 Full-Time Nurse Per School, Pediatric Group Recommends

Babies Often Put to Sleep in Unsafe Positions

Baby Your Baby With Sunscreen

'Baby-Led' Weaning Doesn't Raise Choking Risk: Study

Backback Smarts From a Pro

Ban Crib Bumpers Because of Rising Deaths, Researchers Say

Behavior Woes Hamper Boys More Than Girls in School: Study

Better Sleep May Boost Young Students' Grades

Beware Broken Glow Sticks

Bodily Changes Don't Always Signal 'Precocious' Puberty in Kids

Booze-Branded Merchandise May Spur Teen Drinking

Boys Victims of Dating Violence, Too

Breakfast in School Classrooms Expands Participation, Not Waistlines

Brief Return of Concussion Symptoms Normal Part of Recovery: Study

Bullied Teens Face Roadblocks to Mental Health Services

Bullies May Face Higher Odds of Eating Disorders: Study

Bullying Can Leave Lasting Mental Scars

Bystander CPR Helps Some Kids Survive Cardiac Arrest

California Vaccine Refusers Cluster in Rich, White Areas

Calling Your Kid 'Fat' Could Be Counterproductive

Can Childhood Traumas Make You Old Before Your Time?

Candy-Flavored E-Cigarette Ads Appeal to Young: Study

Cat Scratch Can Sometimes Lead to Serious Illness: CDC

Certain Antibiotic Might Combat Children's Wheezing Episodes

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

Cesarean Birth Linked to Risk of Obesity in Childhood

Chemical Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Excess Weight in Kids

Chemical-Free Cosmetics May Be Safer for Teen Girls, Study Suggests

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

Child Abuse Costs Nations Billions of Dollars a Year: Panel

Child Abuse May Shorten Some Women's Lives

Child Asthma Rates Leveling Off, Except Among Poor and Older Kids: Study

Child Health Improves When Caregivers Get One-on-One Help

Child Obesity Rates Drop in Canada

Childhood Cancer Death Rates Continue to Fall: CDC

Childhood Cancer Survivors May Suffer Physically, Mentally Decades Later

Childhood Cancer Survivors Often Feel Older Than Their Years

Childhood Cancer Tied to Raised Risk for Other Ills in Adult Life

Childhood Cancer Treatment May Raise Adult Heart Disease Risk

Childhood Sleep Guidelines Vary by Age

Children With Diabetes Can Have Bright Future

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

Cleaner Air in California May Mean Healthier Kids: Study

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

Codeine Not Safe for Kids, Pediatricians Warn

Concussion Rates Have Doubled Among U.S. Kids

Cost Keeps Many Kids From Playing School Sports, Other Activities

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

Could IVF Raise Children's Odds for Blood Cancer?

Cutting Down on Sweets Can Help Kids' Hearts

Cutting Sugar From Diet Boosts Kids' Health Immediately: Study

Cystic Fibrosis Drug Seems OK for Preschoolers: Study

Daily Baths Not a Must for Kids

Day Care Doesn't Encourage Weight Gain in Kids

Delayed Clamping of Umbilical Cord May Be Better for Preemies

Do Benefits of City Gardening Outweigh Risks?

Doctors' Decision-Making Tool Could Cut Unnecessary Antibiotic Use

Doctors Key to Stopping Child Hunger

Doctors Save Life of U.S. Child With Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

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

Does TV Influence Which Alcohol Teens Favor?

Does Your Child Need Eyeglasses?

Dogs in the Home May Lower Kids' Odds for Asthma

Dogs May Ease a Child's Fears

Don't Blame Kids' Behavior on Full Moon

Double Stem Cell Transplant May Help Fight a Childhood Cancer

Drivers Take Care! Kids Are Heading Back to School

Drug Overdose Rates Soaring Among U.S. Youth

Drug Protects Lung Function in Kids With Sickle Cell: Study

Early Bedtime for Preschoolers, Healthier Weight Later?

Early Emotional Support May Help Kids Manage Feelings Later

Early to Bed, Early to Rise a Back-to-School Challenge

Easing Your Child's Allergies

E-Cig Liquid Nicotine Containers Often Mislabeled

E-Cigarette Poisonings Skyrocket Among Young Kids: Study

Edible Pot Sends Toddlers to Colorado ERs

Eliminate Sweetened Drinks, Cut Kids' Sugar Intake

Essentials for Keeping Kids Safe This Summer

Even Controlled, Epilepsy May Still Cause Problems for Kids

Even in Taxis, Kids Belong in Safety Seats

Even Kiddie Pools Pose Danger

Excess Weight Linked to Blood Clot Risk in Kids

Exercise + Classwork May = Better Math Scores

Experts Pan Gene Testing of Budding Athletes

Farm Kids Get Fewer Allergies, International Study Finds

'Fat Shaming' Begins in First Grade

FDA Launches Ad Campaign Against Chewing Tobacco

Few Young U.S. Burn Patients Transferred to Specialized Centers

Fewer Childhood Cancer Survivors Dying From 'Late' Effects

Fewer Inhaled Steroids May Be OK for Asthmatic Children

Fidgeting May Help Students With ADHD Learn

First Year of Life Poses Highest Risk for Child Abuse: Study

Flint's Lead-Contamination Crisis 'Entirely Preventable'

Food Allergies Linked to Raised Risk of Asthma, Hay Fever

For Kids Playing Pokemon Go, Catch These Safety Tips

For Refugee Children, Support Breeds Success

Foster Kids Face Higher Risk of Health Problems: Study

Furry Friends May Be Stress Relievers for Kids With Cancer

Gains in Kids' Health Coverage Continue, But Many Still Uninsured

Gardening May Give Kids' Diets a Boost

Gel Antibiotic: An Easier Ear Infection Treatment Someday?

Good Sleep Habits Ready Kids for School Success

Halloween Can Be a Fright for Kids With Food Allergies

Harsh Parenting May Harm a Child's Physical Health

Head Lice No Cause for Panic, Expert Says

Health Tip: Avoid Alcohol While Nursing

Health Tip: Before You Give Your Child Medicine

Health Tip: Breakfast Is Essential

Health Tip: Calming a Child After a Nightmare

Health Tip: Checking Your Child's Toys for Lead

Health Tip: Choosing the Right Potty Seat

Health Tip: Does Your Child Still Need a Sitter?

Health Tip: Don't Fret About a Fever

Health Tip: Early to Bed Before Back to School

Health Tip: Eating Healthy on a Family Trip

Health Tip: Enjoy Screen-Free Fun With Your Preschooler

Health Tip: Flying With Children

Health Tip: Get a Safe Car for a Teen Driver

Health Tip: Giving Toddlers Needed Playtime

Health Tip: Health Risks of Childhood Obesity

Health Tip: Help Keep Your Child From Smoking

Health Tip: Help Kids Get Enough Exercise

Health Tip: Help Your Child Kick a Bad Habit

Health Tip: Help Your Toddler Develop Needed Skills

Health Tip: Help Your Underweight Child Gain Safely

Health Tip: Helping Your Child Choose a Sport

Health Tip: Helping Your Teens Stay Safe

Health Tip: If Your Child Is Allergic to Dust

Health Tip: Is Your Child an Emotional Eater?

Health Tip: Is Your Child Stressed?

Health Tip: Keep Kids Away From Button Batteries

Health Tip: Keep Kids Healthy Around Classroom Pets

Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe in a Bounce House

Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe in the Bathroom

Health Tip: Keep Kids' Sleep Schedules Consistent

Health Tip: Keep Lead From Your Home

Health Tip: Keep Teen Drivers Safer

Health Tip: Keeping Kids in Pain Comfortable

Health Tip: Kids Don't Need a Low-Fat Diet

Health Tip: Kids Should Learn Microwave Safety

Health Tip: Kids Should Wear Life Jackets

Health Tip: Laundry Room is No Place for Kids' Play

Health Tip: Let Kids Dip Into Lunch

Health Tip: Let Kids Make Breakfast

Health Tip: Limit Kids' Exposure to 'Virtual Violence'

Health Tip: Locking Your Child in a Hot Car

Health Tip: Make Sure Kids' Shoes Fit Well

Health Tip: Make Sure Your Child's Car Seat Is Safe

Health Tip: Monitoring Your Child's Development

Health Tip: Pack Essentials for a Flight With Kids

Health Tip: Plan Family Meals and Exercise

Health Tip: Portion Your Child's Plate

Health Tip: Prepare Kids for School Emergencies

Health Tip: Prepare Your Child for the Dentist

Health Tip: Preparing for Baby's First Teeth

Health Tip: Promote Healthier Eating in Kids

Health Tip: Protect Baby's Teeth From Tooth Decay

Health Tip: Protect Kids During Summer

Health Tip: Protect Kids' Hearing During the Holidays

Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Eyes

Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Sandbox

Health Tip: Recognize Overuse Injuries in Kids

Health Tip: Recognizing Low Self-Esteem

Health Tip: Reducing Your Child's Risk of Lead Poisoning

Health Tip: Safety Suggestions for Teenage Babysitters

Health Tip: Serve up Better Halloween Treats

Health Tip: Set up a Safe Changing Table

Health Tip: Soothe Baby's Cradle Cap

Health Tip: Soothe Your Child's Mood With Music

Health Tip: Stay Safe During Trick-or-Treating

Health Tip: Stop Eating When You're Full

Health Tip: Supporting a Child Who Struggles With Anxiety

Health Tip: Swaddle Baby Safely

Health Tip: Take Precautions With Your Holiday Tree

Health Tip: Talk to Kids About Fire Safety

Health Tip: Talking to Kids About World Events

Health Tip: Talking to Your Child About Safety

Health Tip: Taming Your Toddler's Aggression

Health Tip: Toddlers Should Get Vitamins From Diet

Health Tip: Treating Your Child's Cold

Health Tip: Use Safety Belts Properly on Kids

Health Tip: Using Meds for Kids

Health Tip: Watch Children Near Pool Drains

Health Tip: Watch for Mental Health 'Red Flags' in Kids

Health Tip: Watch those Liquid Laundry Packets

Health Tip: When Is the Right Time for a Nap?

Health Tip: When Kids Walk to School

Health Tip: When Potty Training Doesn't Go Well

Health Tip: When Your Child Rides With Someone Else

Health Tip: Young Men Shouldn't Scrimp on Nutrition

Health Tip: Your Extracurricular Teen

Health Warning Labels Might Help Parents Skip the Soda Aisle

Healthy Diet as Teen, Less Weight Gain as Adult

Healthy Diet May Be Key to Kids' Reading Skills

Healthy-Eating Tots Still Like Junk Food

Heart Docs: Never Expose Kids to Cigarette Smoke

Heat Waves Pose Big Health Threats

Heavy Moms Likelier to Pile Food on Kids' Plates: Study

Help Your Kids Sleep in Heavenly Peace

Helping a Child Manage a Chronic Illness

Helping Your Diabetic Child Have a Safe Halloween

High Blood Pressure Might Affect Some Kids' Thinking Ability

High-Tech Glasses Instead of Eye Patch for 'Lazy Eye'?

Holiday Plants Can Pose Health Risks to Kids, Pets

Homeless Youth More Likely to Visit Drop-In Center Than Shelter

Homemade 'Dewshine' Can Be Deadly

Hovering Parents May Harm Kids

How Much Video Gaming Is Too Much for Kids?

How One Clinic Got a Big Boost in HPV Vaccination Rates

How to Get Your Child Ready for a Successful School Year

How to Have Fun -- and Stay Safe -- at the Beach or Pool

How to Help Keep Your Kids Safe This Fall

How to Keep Your Baby's Slumber Safe

Illegal Hits Play Big Role in Youth Ice Hockey Concussions: Study

Infant Ear Infections Becoming Less Common

Infant Weight Gain Linked to Possible Type 1 Diabetes Risk

Injuries at Indoor Trampoline Parks Jump

Injuries Soar as Trampoline Parks Expand

Insulin Pumps Give Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Better Blood Sugar Control

Is Swimming Safe in Areas With the Freshwater 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba?

Jello Shots While Underage, Bigger Booze Problems Later?

Junk Food Ads Sway Kids' Preferences

Kanuma Approved for Rare Missing-Enzyme Disease

Keep Illicit Drugs, Booze Out of the Home to Lower Teens' Addiction Risk: Study

Keep Kids Safe This Halloween

Keep Your Kids Active and Injury-Free

Keeping Your Child's Teeth Healthy

Kids Drawn to 'Gateway' Flavored Tobacco Products, FDA Finds

Kids' Grades May Suffer When Families Move

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

Kids Make Better Food Choices Online Than in School Lunch Lines

Kids Meals, Toys and TV Ads Add Up to Frequent Fast Food: Study

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

Kids With ADHD May Be More Likely to Have Accident in Traffic: Study

Kids With Autism Do Well Learning New Words: Study

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

Kids With Bipolar Disorder More Likely to Abuse Drugs, Alcohol: Study

Kids With Mild Asthma Can Take Acetaminophen: Study

Kindergartners With Traumatic Life Experiences Struggle More in School

Kitchen Cooking Burns a Real Danger for Kids

Laser Pointers Can Cause Serious Eye Damage in Kids

Late Dinners Won't Doom Kids to Obesity

Lawn Mowers Can Cause Severe Injuries to Kids

LGBT Immigrants Often Faced Persecution in Homeland: Study

Life-Saving Health Care in Poor Nations Would Cost $5 Per Person: Study

Lifestyle May Be Key to Improving ADHD in Kids

LifeVest Wearable Defibrillator Approved for Children

Limit Kids' Exposure to Media Violence, Pediatricians Say

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

Lung Ultrasound May Be Best to Spot Pneumonia in Kids: Study

Majority of Americans Supports 'Smart' Guns, Survey Reveals

Make Toy Safety a Top Concern

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

Malaria Vaccine Protection Short-Lived in Young Children

Many Parents Downplay Value of Flu Shot, Poll Finds

Many Parents Ill-Informed About Kids' Asthma Meds

Many Parents Unaware of Emergency Plans at Kids' Pre-schools

Many Teens Knowingly Ride With Drunk Drivers, Survey Finds

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

Marijuana Chemical May Help Prevent Epileptic Seizures in Kids, Young Adults

Marijuana Chemical Shows Promise for Hard-to-Treat Epilepsy in Kids

Measles Outbreak Among Amish Highlights Need for Vaccinations

Measles Outbreak May Have Swayed Some Parents on Vaccines

Melatonin Might Help Sleepless Kids With Eczema, Study Finds

Mental Illness May Make Teens Vulnerable to Drugs, Alcohol

Metformin May Not Help Obese Teens With Type 1 Diabetes

Middle Schoolers Exposed to Alcohol Ads Every Day: Study

Military Deployment Tied to Greater Odds of Child Abuse, Neglect

Mom's Pre-Pregnancy Weight May Help Predict Child's Size

Mom-to-Be's Antidepressant Use May Be Tied to Speech Issues in Child

Money, Language Barriers Can Affect Kids' Brain Injury Care

More Children Accidently Poisoned by 'Essential Oils'

More Computer Time May Be Causing Nearsightedness in U.S. Kids

More Evidence Gay Parents Raise Well-Adjusted Kids

More Evidence That Severe Poverty Harms Kids' Health

More Gluten Before Age 2 Linked to Celiac Disease in At-Risk Kids

More Healthy Foods Offered in School Lunches, Study Finds

More Kids Being Poisoned by Detergent Pods: Study

More Kids Burned, Hospitalized as Fireworks Sales Rules Ease

More Low-Income Kids Need Dental Sealants: CDC

More Parents Believe Vaccines Are Unnecessary

More Than 8 Percent of Kids With Cancer May Be Genetically Prone to the Disease

More U.S. Kids Have Chronic Health Problems: Study

More U.S. Kids Have Type 1 Diabetes, But Researchers Don't Know Why

More Young Americans Support Gay Adoption: Survey

Most Families Cherish a Child With Down Syndrome, Survey Finds

Most First-Time Moms Plan to Follow Vaccine Schedule

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

Most Preschoolers Use Tablets, Smartphones Daily

Much-Maligned Pigeon May Be a Lead Detective

National School Lunch Program Serving Up Healthier Fare

Nearly 1 Million More Kids Have Health Coverage After Obamacare

New Guidelines Focus on Pulmonary Hypertension in Kids

New School Lunch Program Lets Kids Select More Nutritious Meals

New 'Superlice' Resist Most Over-the-Counter Remedies

New Treatments Helping Kids With Juvenile Arthritis

Newer Treatment May Be Easier on Children With Brain Tumors

No Amount of Lead Is Safe for Kids

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

No Sex Please, I'm a Stressed New Mom

Not All Dogs Are Man's (or Kids') Best Friend

Obese Preschoolers More Likely to Be Hospitalized

Obesity Before Pregnancy Tied to Raised Risk of Newborn Death

Obesity Can Send Kids' Blood Pressure Soaring: Study

Obesity Rates Rising Among Women: CDC

One in Five Pediatricians Drops Families Who Refuse Vaccines: Survey

Online Video Games May Boost High School Students' Academic Skills

On-the-Job Training Funds for Pediatricians Lagging: Experts

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

Overweight Kids Often Shunned, Bullied

Overweight, Obese Kids Fare Worse in Hospital ICUs, Study Finds

Paid Family Leave Tied to Decline in Child Abuse

Paintball, BB Guns Can Severely Injure Kids, Study Finds

Parental Debt May Affect Kids' Behavior

Parents and Social Media: Do as I Say, Not as I Do

Parents Can Play Big Role in Thwarting Teen Fights: Study

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

Parents Often Ill-Informed About Food-Allergy Emergencies

Parents Often Using TVs, Tablets as 'Electronic Babysitters'

Parents' Psychiatric Issues May Adversely Affect Some Children

Parents the Target of Deceptive Food Ads, Study Says

Pediatricians' Group Advises Against Nasal Spray Flu Vaccine

Pediatricians' Group Says U.S. Lacks Resources to Treat Kids in Disasters

Pediatricians' Group Urges Action on Climate Change

Pediatricians Vary Widely in Diagnosing ADHD, Depression

Pet Turtles Continue to Spread Salmonella

Planned Cesareans Tied to Slight Increase in Asthma Risk for Kids

Play to Win When It Comes to Kids and Sports Pain

Playground-Related Brain Injuries on Rise in U.S.

Playing Contact Sports in Youth May Raise Risk for Degenerative Brain Disease

Potential Treatment for a Serious Respiratory Infection in Kids

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

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

Preschoolers' Diets Improved After Federal Food Voucher Changes: Study

Preventable Ills Cause Nearly 8 Million Childhood Deaths Globally

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

Put Vaccines on Kids' Back-to-School List

Raise Smoking Age to 21, U.S. Pediatricians Urge

Rate of Youth Soccer Injuries More Than Doubled in 25 Years

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

Restaurants Cut Calories in Kids' Meals, Study Finds

Restrictive Diets May Cause Thyroid Troubles in Young Kids

Rise in Kidney Stones in Teens a Cause for Concern: Study

Rule Changes Might Lead to More Lung Transplants for Kids

Rural Kids Face Special Challenges When Seriously Ill: Study

Safe Tackling OK in Youth Football, Pediatricians' Group Says

Savvy Marketing Gets School Kids to Snap Up Veggies

Scare Up Some Halloween Safety

Scarlet Fever Resurfacing in Some Parts of the World

Schools in Most States Skimp on Phys Ed, Study Finds

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

Schools Offering Drinking Water May Have Slightly Slimmer Students

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

Severe Asthma in Childhood Linked to COPD Risk Later

Should Tackling Be Banned From Youth Football?

Sickle Cell Drug Doesn't Relieve Pain Crises: Study

Simple Changes in Bad Neighborhoods Might Lower Teen Murder Rates

Simple Steps Can Keep Lawn Mowing Safe

Skateboarding Mishaps Send 176 U.S. Kids to ERs Every Day

Sky-High Temperatures Inside 'Bounce Houses'

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

Sleepy Teens Are Risk-Taking Teens

Slight Signs of Lingering Brain Damage Seen in Young Athletes After Concussion

Smoking Common in Foreign Films, Study Finds

Snakebites a Rising Danger for U.S. Children

Sound Sleep Elusive for Many Kids With ADHD

Spanking: More Harm Than Good?

Spring a Good Time to Instill Healthy Habits in Kids

'Standing Desks' in Classrooms May Kickstart Kids' Activity

Stay Alert for Child Drowning Dangers This Summer

Stay Safe in the Water This Spring Break

Stomach Troubles Not Linked to Autism, Study Finds

Strides Made in Treating Childhood Cancer: Report

Study Details Dire Consequences of Fetal Alcohol Disorders

Study Finds Blood Test May Detect Concussion in Kids

Study Finds Poverty a Stronger Harbinger of Childhood Obesity Than Race

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

Study Pushes 'More Is More' Approach to Shielding Kids From the Sun

Study Questions Use of Antidepressants for Children, Teens

Study Suggests Genetic Link to Middle Ear Infections

Study Ties Parents' Criticism to Persistent ADHD in Kids

Study Ties School Calendar to Asthma Flare-Ups

Suicide Can Strike Children as Young as 5: Study

Summer Days Shouldn't Be Lazy for Kids

Super Bowl Safety: Protect Kids From Toppling TVs

Supermarkets Nearby May Help Kids Lose Some Weight: Study

Supervised Exposure Therapy for Peanut Allergy Lasts, Study Finds

Survey Finds Support for Limits on Indoor Tanning

Swaddling May Increase Chances of SIDS

Swim Safely This Summer

Take Precautions to Prevent Child Poisonings

Taking a Bike Ride? Don't Forget Your Helmet

Target Fast-Food Combo Meals to Cut Sugary Drinks for Kids: Study

Task Force Calls for More Study Into Risks, Benefits of Kids' Cholesterol Screening

Teach Your Kids to Pick, Prepare and Pack Their School Lunch

Teasing Girls About Weight May Cause Lasting Harm

Teen Moms May Ignore Advice for Helping Babies Sleep Safely

Teenage Girls Now Try Alcohol Before Boys Do: Study

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

Teens Who Tan Indoors May Be More Likely to Smoke, Drink, Use Drugs: Study

Teens, Parents Share E-Cigarette Concerns, Poll Finds

The Safest Way to Get to School Is a Big Yellow Bus

Think Safety When Picking, Packing School Backpacks

Those Baby 'Milestones' May Have Longer-Term Importance

Timing of Autism Diagnosis Tied to Choice of Treatment

Tiny Turtles Carry Salmonella Threat

Tips for Avoiding Back-to-School Germs, Illnesses

Toddlers at High Risk of Chemical Eye Burns: Study

Toys Remain Viral Playground for 24 Hours

Tracking Kids' Eye Movements Might Shed New Light on Autism

Troubled Childhood May Boost Bipolar Risk: Study

Troubled Kids' Psychiatric Care Often Delayed by Insurance Rules

Truth or Fib? When Kids Say They're Too Sick for School

Try Home Remedies for Child's Cough or Cold

TV Booze Ads a Lubricant for Teen Drinking: Study

TV Ratings for Parents Let Violence, Drinking Slip Through

Two Genes May Raise Odds for Fraternal Twin Pregnancies

Type 1 Diabetes Linked to Epilepsy Risk, Study Suggests

U.S. Kids Don't Make the Grade on Heart Health

U.S. Task Force Stays Neutral on Cholesterol Screening for Kids

Unexpected Severe Allergic Reactions Strike Many Schools

Uninsured Parents Often Unaware Kids Could Be Covered

Vaccine for Deadly Respiratory Virus Shows Promise in Early Trial

Varied Diets May Not Curb Childhood Obesity, Study Suggests

'Wandering' a Hazard for More Than a Third of Kids With Autism

Waning Whooping Cough Immunity Blamed in Outbreaks

Weekend Childbirth Riskier, British Study Suggests

Weight Gain a Challenge for Children With Autism: Study

Weight, Exercise May Affect Children's Thinking Skills

What You Need to Know When Your Child Gets a Rash

When Anxiety Silences a Child

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

Why Do Some Kids Escape Terrible Genetic Disorders?

Why the Teen Years May Not Be Lean Years

Young Children With Sleep Apnea May Face Learning Difficulties: Study

Young Football Players Tackle Greatest Concussion Risk at Practice

Young People With Epilepsy Struggle on Many Fronts