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1 in 3 Teen Boys Sexually Assaulted Tries Suicide, Study Finds

14 Percent of Toddlers May Be Drinking Coffee

58 Million Americans Exposed to Secondhand Smoke: CDC

A Lasting Legacy of Science

A Little Fat, Sugar OK for Kids If Diet Is Healthy: Study

Abnormalities Found in Brains of Young Bipolar Patients Who Try Suicide

Abuse in Childhood Tied to Migraines in Adulthood

Abused Kids Not Destined to Be Abusive Parents, Study Finds

ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered Care

ADHD May Raise Odds for Premature Death

ADHD May Raise Teens' Odds for Smoking, Drinking

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

Adult-Sized ATVs Deadly for Kids, Report Shows

Alcohol, Pot Fuel Half of Young Driver Deaths, Report Finds

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

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

American Kids Growing Fatter Than Their Canadian Cousins

Another Study Finds No Vaccine-Autism Link

Antibiotics Myths Still Common Among Parents

Apples Are American Kids' Favorite Fruit

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

As Pot Use Rises, Teens' Grades May Fall: Study

Asbestos Found in Kids' Crayons, Toy Kits: Report

Asthma Rates Similar Among Black Children in Urban, Rural Areas: Study

Autism May Differ in Brains of Boys and Girls

Avoid Medication Overdoses in Children

Babies Still Sleeping With Soft Bedding Despite SIDS Risk: CDC

Baby Swings, Car Seats Not Safe for Sleeping

Back-to-School Tips for Healthy Teeth

Bad Flu Season Getting Worse, CDC Says

Ban Flavoring, Ads for E-Cigarettes, Doctors' Group Says

Banning Soccer 'Headers' Won't Solve Concussion Problem: Study

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

Bike Helmets Protect Against Severe Brain Injury, Study Says

Black Children May Fare Worse With Crohn's Disease

Boozing in Movies May Boost Teen Drinking

Brain Differences Seen in Teenage Heavy Drinkers

Brain Scans Show Why Reading to Kids Is Good for Them

Breast-Feeding May Pass Common Chemical to Baby, Study Shows

Breath-Holding Games Are Killing Swimmers, CDC Warns

Broccoli Compound Shows Promise for Autism Symptoms in Small Study

Bullied as a Kid, Obese as a Grown-up?

Bullied Teens at Risk for Later Depression, Study Finds

Bullying May Take Bigger Toll Than Child Abuse, Neglect

California Infants Hit Hard by Whooping Cough Epidemic: Report

Calm, Positive Family Meals May Help Keep Kids Slim

Can Eye Screening for Diabetic Kids Be Delayed a Bit?

Can Fast Food Hinder Learning in Kids?

Can More Outside Time Help Kids' Eyesight?

Can Pets Help Boost Social Skills for Kids With Autism?

Canadian Teens Trying E-Cigarettes as Often as Cigarettes: Study

Cat, Dust Mite Allergies Linked to Childhood Asthma

CDC: 1 in 10 Children Diagnosed With ADHD

Change in Gut Bacteria May Precede Type 1 Diabetes in Kids

Child Medicaid Recipients Become Healthy, Productive Adults: Study

Child Sex Trafficking Victims Easily Missed by Doctors, Social Workers: Study

Childhood Abuse Linked to Ulcerative Colitis Later in Life

Childhood Abuse, Neglect Linked to High Blood Pressure in Adulthood

Childhood Brain Tumor Survivors May Have Memory Troubles

Childhood Cancer Devastates Family Finances, Too

Childhood Cancer Survivors Who've Had One Stroke at Risk of Second

Childhood Obesity Brings Host of Health Problems, Researchers Report

Childhood Peanut Allergy May Be Linked to Skin Gene Mutation

Childhood Trauma May Boost Heart Disease Risk for a Lifetime

Childhood Trauma Tied to Migraine Risk as Adult

Childhood Vaccines Debate Rekindled at GOP Presidential Debate

Children in Foster Homes Need Better Health Care

Children with Autism Respond Differently to Smells: Study

Child's Appendix More Likely to Rupture in Regions Short of Surgeons

Child's Popularity May Rely on Understanding Others

Close Friends May Be Key to Teens' Drinking

Clubs, Adult Support Can Help Kids Stay Slim

Coaches Don't Always Protect Young Pitchers' Arms: Study

Colds, Flu Up Odds for Stroke in Kids, Though Risk Is Low: Study

Colleges Could Do More for Students With Chronic Ills, Study Finds

Concussion Laws Helping Student-Athletes, Study Finds

Concussion May Hurt School Performance for a While

Consumer Reports Takes Liquid Detergent Pods Off 'Recommended' List

Controlled Exposure to Peanuts at Early Age Shows Promise as Allergy Treatment

Coordinated Care Through 'Medical Home' Best for Chronically Ill Kids: Study

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

Could Antibiotics Raise a Child's Risk for Juvenile Arthritis?

Could High-Dose Insulin Prevent Type 1 Diabetes in High-Risk Kids?

Could Household Bleach Raise Kids' Risk for Flu, Other Infections?

Could Nutrients in Fish Shield Fetus From Mercury's Harms?

Could Your Child Have Migraines?

CT Scan Use in Kids Fell Over Past Decade

Curbing School Bus Pollution Might Reduce Absences

Cutting-Edge Gene Tests May Improve Management of Autism

Cyberbullying Less Stressful Than In-Person Bullying, Study Claims

Dad's Involvement With Autistic Child Helps Mom, Too

Decrease in Air Pollution Tied to Healthier Lungs in Children

Defective Hormone Linked to Chronic Obesity in Baby

Dentists Offer Tips to Keep Young Children Cavity-Free

Depression During Pregnancy Linked to Child's Asthma Risk

Dermatologist Offers Advice on Treating Kids' Hives

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

Despite Pockets of Resistance, Most U.S. Kids Getting Vaccinated

Detergent Pods Pose Risk to Kids' Eyes, Researchers Warn

Diabetes May Affect Kids' Brain Growth, Study Reports

Disaster Aftereffects May Linger for Children

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

Divorce May Increase Psychosomatic Symptoms in Teens: Study

Divorce May Mean Kids Down More Soft Drinks

Doctor Offers Back-to-School Health Tips

Doctors Perform First Double Hand Transplant in a Child

Doctors Worry About Return of Vaccine-Preventable Ills in Kids

Don't Delay School for Summer-Born or Premature Kids: Study

Don't Let Backpacks Lead to Back Injury

Drug Interactions Common Among Hospitalized Kids, Study Says

Drug to Treat Serious Infections May Harm Kids' Kidneys, Study Says

Dyslexia Unrelated to Vision Problems: Study

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

Early Puberty Linked to Increased Risk of Depression in Teens

Easter Doesn't Have to Be a Diet Disaster

Ebola May Hit Young Children Hardest, Study Finds

Ebola Outbreak Disrupted Routine Medical Care in West Africa

Ebola, Obamacare Top U.S. Health News for 2014

E-Cigarette Use in College Tied to Other Risky Behaviors

E-Cigarette Use May Be Rising Among Teens

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

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

E-Cigs Tied to Drinking, Other Risky Teen Behaviors

Eczema Cases Rising Among U.S. Children: Report

Eczema Cream for Children Not a Cancer Risk, Study Finds

Energy Drinks Tied to Inattention, Hyper Behavior in Middle Schoolers: Study

ER Physician Raises Concerns About Powdered Caffeine

Even Short Bouts of Activity May Help Kids' Health

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

Excessive Sports Training Hurts Kids, Expert Warns

Exercise Boosts Obese Kids' Heart Health

Exercise May Help Kids With Multiple Sclerosis

Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Expert Offers Car Seat Safety Tips

Expert Offers School Bus Safety Tips

Expert Tips for Preventing Kids' Sports Injuries

Exposing Babies to Peanuts May Help Curb Allergy Risk

Extra Bed Rest May Not Be Best for Kids With Concussions

Extracurricular Sports May Give Kids' Academics a Boost

Falls Are Leading Cause of Childhood Injuries, Expert Says

Falls Leading Cause of Serious Head Trauma for Kids, Study Shows

Family Stress Linked to Teen Obesity in Study

Family Struggles May Affect Boys' Brain Development

Faster, Taller Youth League Pitchers May Face Greater Risk of Injury

FDA Approves New Vaccine to Protect Against Meningitis

FDA Cautions Against 'Undeclared' Food Allergens

Fewer U.S. Children Getting Melanoma: Study

Fewer Young Men Fathering Children Outside of Marriage: CDC

Fidgeting May Help Children With ADHD to Focus

Fireworks Can Spark Bump in Air Pollution, Study Finds

First Newborn Screening Test Approved for Rare Immune Disorder

Flavored Booze Beverages Tied to Higher Injury Risk in Teens

Flu Now Epidemic in U.S., With 15 Child Deaths Reported

Flu Season Off to a Slow Start ... for Now

Flu Sending Record Numbers of Elderly to the Hospital: CDC

Flu's Grip on U.S. Starting to Weaken: CDC

Focus on Healthy Backs for Back-to-School

Following Water Safety Rules Saves Lives, Red Cross Says

Food Rules for Toddlers May Lead to Healthy Eating Habits

For a Child's Fracture, Use Ibuprofen, Not Morphine: Study

For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity

Free School Breakfasts Appear to Boost Kids' Grades

Freedom to Fidget Helps Kids With ADHD Learn: Study

Frequent School Changes Linked to Poorer Performance

Full-Day Preschool Beats Part-Day for School Preparedness

Gene May Play Part in How Kids Respond to Asthma Meds: Study

Genetics May Help Guide Kids' Cancer Treatment

Gestational Diabetes May Influence Daughter's Weight Later

Girls Outperform Boys Academically Around the Globe, Study Says

Good Sleep Habits, Enforced Rules Help Kids Sleep: Study

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

Gun Violence Takes Toll on Kids' Mental Health, Study Finds

Halloween at the ER Is No Treat

Halloween Safety Tips for Kids With Asthma

Hard Hit to Chest Triggered Irregular Heartbeat in Teen Football Player

Having Eczema Won't Make You Shorter

Head Injury Tied to Long-Term Attention Issues in Kids

Head Lice Now Resistant to Common Meds in 25 States

Head Start Program Might Help Fight Childhood Obesity: Study

Headaches Are Common in Kids, Teens

Health Assistance to Developing Countries Up Since 1990: Study

Health Tip: Prevent Dog Bites

Health Tip: Balance Homework With Down Time

Health Tip: Be Safe Around Lawn Mowers

Health Tip: Beware of Bathroom Chemicals

Health Tip: Check for Children in the Driveway

Health Tip: Child Obesity Affects Bones, Muscles and Joints

Health Tip: Child-Proof Your Home

Health Tip: Choose Healthier Fast Food for Kids

Health Tip: Choosing Shoes for Your Busy Toddler

Health Tip: Considering Cereal for Breakfast

Health Tip: Cutting Down on Kids' Screen Time

Health Tip: Dealing With a Disrespectful Child

Health Tip: Dealing With Bedtime Anxiety

Health Tip: Dealing With Temper Tantrums

Health Tip: Developing Healthy Habits in Children

Health Tip: Discourage Too Much Screen Time

Health Tip: Dish Up Healthier Halloween Goodies

Health Tip: Don't Use Food as a Reward

Health Tip: Dress Kids in Safe Halloween Costumes

Health Tip: Ease the Transition to a New School

Health Tip: Easing Baby's Nasal Congestion

Health Tip: Easing Your Child's Allergies

Health Tip: Easing Your Child's Bedtime Fears

Health Tip: Encourage Kids to Stay Active

Health Tip: Fight Food-Related Peer Pressure

Health Tip: Finding Time for Exercise

Health Tip: Five Steps to Prevent Cavities in Kids

Health Tip: Gear up for Sports

Health Tip: Get Involved at Your Child's School

Health Tip: Get Involved in Your Child's Internet Use

Health Tip: Get Kids Outdoors

Health Tip: Getting Rid of Head Lice

Health Tip: Have Your Child's Eyes Checked

Health Tip: Help Kids Prevent Stress

Health Tip: Help Kids Succeed at School

Health Tip: Help Prevent Baby's Spit-Up

Health Tip: Help Prevent Urinary Tract Infections Among Children

Health Tip: Help Teens Set Healthy Resolutions

Health Tip: Help Your Child Adjust to a Sibling

Health Tip: How to Stay Safe at an Amusement Park

Health Tip: If Your Child Chooses Unhealthy Foods

Health Tip: If Your Child Has Trouble Hearing

Health Tip: If Your Child Is Always Eating

Health Tip: Installing a Child's Car Seat

Health Tip: Is Your Baby's Crib Safe?

Health Tip: Keep Babies Warm During Winter

Health Tip: Keep Kids Active

Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe Outdoors

Health Tip: Keep Your Child at a Healthy Weight

Health Tip: Keep Your Cool During Summer

Health Tip: Keeping a Preemie Safe in a Car Seat

Health Tip: Know the Warning Signs of Choking in Children

Health Tip: Let Kids Learn in the Kitchen

Health Tip: Listen to Your Child About Food Allergies

Health Tip: Measure Your Child's Height and Weight Correctly

Health Tip: Monitor Your Child's Fat and Cholesterol Consumption

Health Tip: Older Children Need a Bedtime Routine, Too

Health Tip: Plan for Children in an Emergency

Health Tip: Prepare Your Child for College

Health Tip: Prepare Your Child for Reading

Health Tip: Preparing Your Child for Camp

Health Tip: Preparing Your Child for the Dentist

Health Tip: Prevent Boating Accidents

Health Tip: Preventing Childhood Obesity

Health Tip: Promoting Independence in Children

Health Tip: Protect Children During Holidays

Health Tip: Recognize Signs of Bullying

Health Tip: Selecting a Summer Camp

Health Tip: Set Regular Eating Times for the Family

Health Tip: Shopping for Teens' Shoes

Health Tip: Should I Worry About My Child's Weight?

Health Tip: Signs of a Yeast Diaper Rash

Health Tip: Simplify Bedtime With the 4 B's

Health Tip: Skip the Salt in Your Child's Lunch

Health Tip: Snacking After School

Health Tip: Strengthen Your Child's Hands

Health Tip: Swimming Safely

Health Tip: Take Seven Steps for Heart-Healthy Kids

Health Tip: Talking to Your Child About Eating Disorders

Health Tip: Teach Children About Dental Hygiene

Health Tip: Teach Children About Internet Safety

Health Tip: Teach Children Never to Play in the Car

Health Tip: Teach Kids About Gratitude

Health Tip: Teach Kids About Snack Safety

Health Tip: Teach Kids to Protect Themselves

Health Tip: Teach Your 5-Year-Old About Safety

Health Tip: Teaching Kids to Wash Hands

Health Tip: Turning Kids on to a Healthy Lifestyle

Health Tip: Understanding Eye Injuries in Kids

Health Tip: Use a Trampoline Safely

Health Tip: Use Sidewalks When Trick-or-Treating

Health Tip: Using a Pacifier to Soothe Baby

Health Tip: Watch for Playground Burns

Health Tip: Watch the Road on Halloween

Health Tip: Wear Baseball Gear

Health Tip: What's Causing my Child's Eczema?

Health Tip: When a Child Has Sleep Apnea

Health Tip: When a Child Sucks the Thumb

Health Tip: When Baby Needs a Medical Test

Health Tip: When Children Wake at Night

Health Tip: When Kids Walk to School

Health Tip: When to Call the Pediatrician About Tantrums

Health Tip: When Your Child Needs to Lose Weight

Health Tip: Why Your Child's Back Hurts

Health Tip: Your Child's Bowel Function

Healthier School Meals Offered Across U.S., Feds Find

Healthy Breakfast Is Essential for Kids

Heavy Drinking Linked to Greater Risk for Alcohol-Related Cancers

Heed the Warning Signs of Teen Suicide, Experts Say

Help Your Child Get a Good Night's Sleep

Higher Altitude States Have Fewer Kids With ADHD, Study Finds

Hispanic, Poor Children May Have Greater Risk of Losing Eye to Cancer

Home Cooking Helps Keep the Calories Down

Home Pesticide Use Tied to Child Cancer Risk

Hormone Linked to Social Difficulties With Autism, Early Study Finds

How Parents Add to Math Anxiety

How Parents Can Ease Transition to First Grade

Improved Therapies Have Extended Life Spans of Childhood Cancer Survivors

Income Inequality Affects Kids' Health, Research Shows

Infants With Eczema May Be More Prone to Peanut Allergy: Study

Inhaled Measles Vaccine Falls Short of Injected Version in Study

Insecticide Sprays Don't Offer Extra Protection Against Malaria: Study

Is It a Cold or an Allergy?

Is Measles' Return the 'New Normal'?

Just 1 Hour of Daily TV Boosts Kids' Obesity Risk, Study Suggests

Keep Safety in Mind When Skateboarding

Kids' Bad Diets May Mean Worse Health as Adults

Kids' Bag Lunches Not Meeting Nutrition Guidelines: Study

Kids Can Get Migraines Too

'Kids' Diseases' Now Hitting Adults

Kids' ER Visits for Medicine Overdoses Dropping: Report

Kids Exposed to Lots of Alcohol Ads While Watching Sports on TV

Kids' Eye Injuries From Air, BB and Paintball Guns on the Rise

Kids' Hemophilia Drugs a Big Part of State Medicaid Spending

Kids Living in 'Stroke Belt' Not More Likely to Have Stroke: Study

Kids May Be More Likely to Exercise When Friends Do

Kids Obese at Young Age Often Stay That Way, Study Shows

Kids Who Need Heart Transplant Should Get the First Available, Study Says

Kids With Bedroom Smartphones Sleep Less: Study

Kids With Epilepsy Face Higher Early Death Risk, Study Reports

Kids With Type 1 Diabetes Face Much Higher Hospitalization Rates

Kids: An Rx for Menopause's Hot Flashes?

Know the Signs of Child Abuse

Laundry Detergent Pods Pose Poisoning Risk to Kids, Study Says

Lead Exposure May Be Bigger Threat to Boys Than Girls

Letting Kids Sip Alcohol May 'Send Wrong Message'

Light From Smartphones, Tablets May Lower Sleep Hormone in Kids

Like Mother, Like Child: Study Hints at Why Obesity May Run in Families

Liquid Nicotine From E-Cigs Poses Poison Danger to Kids

Little Improvement in Children Paralyzed After Viral Infection, Study Finds

Local Anesthesia May Be Best for Infants During Surgery

Low Vaccination Rates Likely Behind Disney Measles Outbreak: Study

Lower Drinking Age May Bring More High School Dropouts

Make Your Home 'Kid Safe' During the Holidays

Malaria Vaccine Shows Promise in Shielding African Children

Many Americans Still Haven't Gotten a Flu Shot

Many Flu Infections Aren't Good Match for Vaccine: CDC

Many Kids Exposed to Unneeded X-Rays, Study Finds

Many Kids Tossing Fruits, Veggies in Trash Since New U.S. School Lunch Rules

Many Kids With Asthma Also Sensitive to Peanuts: Study

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

Many Parents Blind to Their Child's Weight

Many Parents Need to Educate Themselves About Concussions

Many Parents Overlook Booster Seat Safety

Many Parents Too Quick to Switch Child Car Seats, Study Finds

Many Parents Unaware of Dangers E-Cigarettes Pose to Little Kids: Survey

Many Parents Who Smoke Expose Kids to Fumes at Home

Many Teens Think 'Light Smoking' Is Safe, Study Finds

Many Teens With Chronic Illnesses Use Alcohol, Pot

Many Young Football Players Get Concussions at Practice, Study Says

Marijuana Study Counters 'Gateway' Theory

Measles May Weaken Immune System for Up to 3 Years, Study Contends

Medical Groups Endorse Early Exposure to Peanut Products for High-Risk Infants

Medication Errors Occur Every 8 Minutes in U.S. Children

Medication Linked to Fewer Injuries in Kids With ADHD

Medication Problems May Spur Many Child ER Trips, Study Finds

Melanoma Rates Way Up Among Young People in U.S.

Mental Health Problems in Childhood Linked to Adult Woes

Mental Health Woes Common Among Homeless Kids, Study Finds

Mental Illness Afflicts Many Juveniles in Jail

Menu Calorie Counts May Mean Less Fattening Meals for Kids

Middle School Football Doesn't Seem to Cause Short-Term Brain Damage: Study

Milder Autism Typically Diagnosed Later in Girls

Milliliter-Only Dosing Recommended for Kids' Meds

Millions of U.S. Kids Still Can Buy 'Harmful' E-Cigarettes: CDC

Minorities More Likely to Gain Weight in Childhood, Report Shows

Minority Kids Less Likely to Get Latest Type 1 Diabetes Care, Study Finds

Minority Kids May Be Missed in Autism Diagnoses: Study

MIT Researchers Develop Safer 'Button' Battery

Moldy Homes May Mean More Asthma in Young Kids

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

Money Doesn't Buy 'Tweeners' Self-Esteem

More American Children Diagnosed With ADHD

More Americans Survive Childhood Cancers, But Health Problems Persist

More Cavities Seen in Kids of Chronically Stressed Mothers

More Children, Teens Enticed to Smoke With Flavored Tobacco: CDC

More Evidence That General Anesthesia May Affect Young Brains

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

More Kids Using ERs for Medical Care, Researchers Say

More Parents See Benefits of Vaccines, Poll Finds

More U.S. Kids Getting Mental Health Treatment

More Young Adults Getting Preventive Care After Obamacare, Study Finds

More Young Children Exposed to Marijuana, Study Finds

Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in Study

Most Adults Don't Support Medical Marijuana for Kids, Poll Finds

Most Americans Back Ban on Powdered Alcohol, Poll Finds

Most Children With Migraines Don't Get Proven Treatments: Study

Most Kindergartners Are Getting Their Shots: CDC

Mow With Safety in Mind

Music Classes Boost Language Skills, Study Says

Nasal Balloon Can Treat Youngsters for 'Glue Ear'

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

New Gene Test Speeds Diagnosis of Stomach Bug That Strikes Kids

New Guidelines Call for Kids, Health Care Workers to Get Flu Shots

New MRI Test May Help Diagnose Liver Condition in Kids

New Research Tightens Childhood Paralysis-Enterovirus D68 Link

Newer Pneumonia Vaccine for Kids Beats Older Version: Study

Noise From Fireworks Threatens Young Ears

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

Obese Children With Leukemia Fared Worse in Study

Obese Kids a Universal Target for Bullies

Obese Kids' Brains Show Stronger Response to Sugar: Study

Old Electronics Potential Source of Lead Exposure in Kids

Older Cars a Bad Choice for Younger Drivers

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

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

Parenthood May Push Cancer Patients to Seek More Treatment

Parents Can Take Steps to Help Make Homework Less Stressful

Parents of Kids With Diabetes Need to Plan for School Days

Parents of Young Stroke Victims at Risk for PTSD, Researchers Find

Parents Should Set Good Example to Keep Kids Slim, Pediatrics Group Says

Parents Split on Later School Start Time for Teens

Parent's Suicide Attempt Makes Child's Much More Likely: Study

Parents Want Children in Day Care to Be Vaccinated: Poll

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

Pediatricians' Group Opposes Legal Marijuana

Pediatrics Group Advises Doctors on How to Spot Child Abuse

Pesticides Linked to ADHD, Study Says

Phone-Focused Parents a Danger to Their Kids at Playground

Pizza Takes a Slice Out of Kids' Health, Study Finds

Placebo Treatment May Quiet Kids' Cough

Plastics' Chemical May Affect Baby Boys' Genital Development

Pneumonia in Early Childhood Tied to Higher Odds of Asthma

Poor Sleep Tied to More Drinking, Drug Use by Teens

Poverty May Hinder Kids' Brain Development, Study Says

Preschoolers Can Learn Heart-Healthy Lifestyles

Preschoolers Get Too Little Physical Activity in Child Care

Preschoolers May Not Need Naps, Review Reports

Preschoolers Need Eye Screening, Experts Say

Preterm-Birth Complications Leading Global Killer of Young Children

Prolonged Rescue Efforts May Not Help Young Drowning Victims: Study

Promacta Approval Expanded to Kids With Rare Blood Disorder

Proposed NYC Law May Trim 54 Calories From Kids' Fast Food Meals

Protective Eyewear in Girls' Field Hockey Means Fewer Injuries

Put Car Seat on Your Summer-Travel Checklist

Raised Asthma Risk Seen for Toddlers Who Share Bed With Parents

Rapid Response Guidelines May Improve Children's Stroke Care

Recess Promotes Healthy Eating by School Kids: Study

Recess: An Essential Part of the School Day

Reminders From States May Boost Timely Vaccination Rates

Removing All Visible Cancer Is Key to Treating Aggressive Brain Tumors

Research Questions Link Between Media Violence, Violent Behavior

Researchers Rethink Inner-City Asthma Theory

Residential Treatment Program Helps Obese Kids Lose Weight, Study Finds

Routine Screening for Child Abuse Might Spot More Cases: Study

Safety Precautions Help Prevent Summer Camp Injuries

Safety Tips Hot Off the Grill

School Coaches Often Ill-Equipped to Spot, Manage Concussions

School Dismissal a Dangerous Time for Kids Getting Hit By Cars

School Lunches More Nutritious Than Home-Packed Lunches: Study

School Sports Costs Leave Some Students on Sidelines

School's Out, Fattening Behaviors Are In

Scooters Leading Cause of Toy-Linked Injuries in Kids

Second Severe Allergic Reaction Isn't Uncommon

Secondhand Smoke May Double Risk of Hospitalization for Kids With Asthma

Secondhand Smoke May Put Kids at Risk for Heart Disease as Adults

Seniors Bear Brunt of This Flu Season

Settling the Back-to-School Jitters

Severely Obese Kids at Higher Risk for Heart Disease, Diabetes

Sexting, Internet Safety for Kids Big Concerns in Survey

Short Boys Three Times More Likely to Get Growth Hormone: Study

Short Legs May Explain Why Toddlers Teeter

Short Lunch Periods Leave Kids Eating Less, Study Finds

Sleep Apnea May Hurt Kids' Grades

Sleep Group Updates Shuteye Guidelines

Sleep Woes Common Among Troubled Young Children, Study Says

Sleeping on Sofa Can Be Deadly for Babies, Study Finds

Sleepwalking Parents Likely to Have Sleepwalking Kids

Smog Exposure During Pregnancy Linked to Autism Risk

Smoking Around Toddlers May Raise Their Obesity Risk

'Social Host' Laws May Help Curb Underage Drinking, Study Says

Some Kids With Autism Show Improvement by Age 6: Study

Some Sobering Stats on Kids and Drinking

Sports Medicine Docs Offer Safety Tips for Young Athletes

Spotting Hearing Problems in Infancy May Boost Reading Skills in Deaf Teens

Start Healthy Eating Habits Early to Head Off Obesity in Kids

Start of School Year Calls for Vaccine Check

Steer Clear of Cold Meds for Babies, FDA Advises

Stomach Bug Traced to Swimming in Contaminated Lake Water

Strong Neighborhood Bonds, Less Gun Violence?

Stronger Muscles = Healthier Bones in Kids

Study Builds Case for Later High School Starting Time

Study Finds Many Newborns Have Risky First Ride Home From Hospital

Study Links Early Infections to Celiac Risk

Study Links Sleep Troubles to Children's Mental Health

Study Questions Safety of Chemicals Used in Plastic Consumer Products

Study Suggests Early Start to Football May Pose Brain Risks

Suicide Rate Up Among Young Black Children in U.S.

Summer Beach Time Means Water Safety

Superior Visual Ability Found Early in Children With Autism

Surgery May Help Teens With Frequent Migraines, Study Contends

Swallowing Pills? Children Can Learn How

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

Teen Drinking, Smoking on the Decline, U.S. Study Finds

Teens Can Easily Buy E-Cigarettes Online

Teens Who Dine With Their Families May Be Slimmer Adults

Teens, Young Adults Most Likely to Go to ER After Car Accidents: Report

The ABCs of Successful Classroom Design

The Inside Dish on Barbecue Safety

The Salk Polio Vaccine: A Medical Miracle Turns 60

The Salk Polio Vaccine: 'Greatest Public Health Experiment in History'

Thinking About a Pool? Think About Safety

This Year's Flu Vaccine Should Be Better Match: CDC

Three-Quarters of Young Baseball Players Have Arm Pain

Tips for Preventing Dog Bites

Tips for Safe Trick-or-Treating

Tips to Make Healthy School Lunches Kids Will Actually Eat

Today's Teens Can Be Adept Multitaskers, Study Suggests

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

Toddlers Hurt in Falls Often Not Warned About Climbing on Furniture

Tonsillectomy Complications May Be More Likely in Poor, Minority Kids

Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea Carries Risks for Some Kids: Study

Too Few Kids With Epilepsy, Cerebral Palsy Get Flu Shot: Study

Too Much Homework May Hurt Teens' Test Scores

Toppling TVs a Risk to Kids

Tougher Alcohol Laws for Adults May Also Lower Teen Drinking

Traffic Pollution May Be a Risk While Pregnant

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

Tricycle Accidents Send More Than 9,000 Tots to ER a Year: Study

'Trouble in Toyland' Report Targets Hazardous Gifts for Kids

Troubled Boys, Girls Have Sex Earlier, Study Finds

Tuning In to Music May Ease Kids' Post-Op Pain, Study Finds

'Tweeners' Who Think Pot Is Cool More Likely to Drink and Drive Later: Study

Type 1 Diabetes Increasing Among White American Kids

Typical ADHD Care Leaves Room for Improvement, Study Finds

U.S. Boy's Death Highlights Rare Mosquito-Borne Infection

U.S. Hospitals May Often Miss Signs of Child Abuse

U.S. Hospitals Seeing More Kids With Self-Inflicted Injuries

U.S. Kids Not Drinking Enough Water Each Day

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

U.S. School Meal Rules Might Work Against Good Nutrition, Study Says

Unapproved Ear Drops Targeted by FDA

'Unconditional Regard' Buoys Kids' Self-Esteem

Underage Drinking Down in Past Decade

Unituxin Approved for Deadly Pediatric Cancer

Vaccinating Schoolkids Cuts Flu in Communities: Study

Vaccine Combo Shows Promise Against Common, Dangerous Infection

Vaccine Opponents Often Cluster in Communities

Very Obese Kids May Face Higher Heart Risks Than Thought

Violent Video Games Don't Influence Kids' Behavior: Study

Viruses Increasingly Behind Child Pneumonia Cases

Vitamin D Might Help Kids With Eczema

Vocabulary at 2 May Help Predict Kindergarten Success

Want Kids to Eat Better? Get Them Cooking

Wars in Iraq, Afghanistan Left Hundreds of Children With Head Trauma

Watch Out for Falling Icicles

Water Dispensers at School May Encourage Kids to Drink More

What Parents Can Do to Promote Good Dental Health

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

When Clock Springs Forward, Teen Brain May Fall Behind

When It Comes to Singing, Practice Makes Perfect

When Restaurants Offer Healthy Kids' Fare, Children Eat It

When to Keep Kids Home From School

Whole Blood Best for Youngest Heart Surgery Patients: Study

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