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1 in 10 U.S. Children Now Has ADHD, CDC Says
1 in 10 Young Adults Admits to Sexual Violence
1 in 13 U.S. Schoolkids Takes Psych Meds: Report
1 in 3 Americans Has Used Tanning Beds, Upping Skin Cancer Risk
1 in 4 U.S. Kids Underestimate Their Weight, Study Finds
1 in 6 Fathers Doesn't Live With His Kids: CDC
1 in 6 Teens Treated in ER Has History of Dating Violence: Study
1 of 8 U.S. Kids Mistreated Before Age 18, Study Finds
12 States Now Reporting Severe Respiratory Illness That Targets Kids
20 Percent of Seventh Graders Have 'Sexted'
A Defining Act for Fathers and Sons
A Laptop May Boost a Hospitalized Child's Recovery
A Nurse Who Lends an Ear May Ease Anxiety in Moms of Preemies
Acidic Drinks Can Damage Kids' Teeth Permanently, Expert Warns
Add Heart Test to High School Athletes' Screening, Cardiologists Say
ADHD Drugs May Up Risk of Heart Problems in Kids, Study Finds
ADHD Medications Won't Stunt Kids' Growth, Study Finds
After Tonsillectomy, Over-the-Counter Painkillers Suffice, Study Says
Alcohol Tied to Domestic Violence on College Campuses
Almost 1 in 20 Young Teens Binge Drinks, Canadian Study Finds
Alternative Therapies Widely Used for Autism
Altruism May Help Shield Teens From Depression: Study
Among New Smokers, Teen Boys More Likely to Quit Than Girls: Study
Are Kids Born to Older Dads at Risk for Mental Health Woes?
Are Teen Brains Hyper-Wired for Rewards?
Are Today's Artsy Kids Tomorrow's Business Leaders?
As Antidepressant Warnings Toughened, Teen Suicide Attempts Rose: Study
As More Meningitis Cases Hit Colleges, Experts Urge Awareness
As Summer Arrives, CDC Offers Pool Chemical Safety Tips
Assaults at Schools Send 90,000 Kids to ER Each Year: Study
Athletic Trainers First Line of Treatment for Young Basketballers: Study
Autism Costs Average $17,000 Yearly for Each Child, Study Finds
Autism Sign May Appear in First Months of Life
Autism's Costs Can Run Into Millions for One Person
Avid Cellphone Use by College Kids Tied to Anxiety, Lower Grades
Babies' Brains Prep for Speech Long Before First Words Come Out
Babies Work Specific Brain Areas to Imitate People
Baby May Help Keep Couples With Fertility Problems Together
Baby 'Sleep Machines' Could Damage Hearing, Study Suggests
Background TV May Hinder Toddlers' Language Development
Back-to-School Prep Includes Lice Review
Bad Night's Sleep May Raise Blood Pressure in Kids
Beauty, Not Health May Spur Teens to Use Sunscreen
Bedroom TV, Video Games Linked to Less Sleep in Boys With Autism
Bed-Sharing Linked to SIDS
Bed-Sharing With Babies Tied to More Breast-Feeding
Behavioral Therapy Might Ease Kids' Migraine Symptoms
Blood Sugar Monitoring System Approved for Children
Blood Test Might Help Prevent Certain Birth Defects
Blood Thinners May Not Be Needed for Kids' Back Surgery
Bodybuilding Boys Often Try Drugs and Alcohol, Study Finds
Booze Brands in Pop Lyrics May Spur Teen Drinking, Study Says
Booze, Pot Bad for Teens in Different Ways, Study Suggests
Boston Marathon Bombings Left Psychological Scars on Kids
Bowel Illnesses Sometimes Coincide in Kids
Brain Activity Changes in Pregnant Women, Study Finds
Brain Changes May Accompany Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis in Kids
Brain Scans May Support Venus/Mars Divide Between Sexes
'Breast Milk Banks' Gain in Popularity
Breast Milk With Solid Foods Might Stave Off Allergies
Breast-Feeding May Help Obese Moms Lose Pregnancy Pounds
Breast-Feeding Problems Common for First-Time Moms
Bullies More Likely to Engage in Risky Sex, Study Finds
Bullying May Have Lasting Health Effects on Kids
Bullying Rates Drop Among American Teens: Study
By 9 Months, Baby's Visual Learning Kicks In: Study
Cafeteria Debit Cards Linked to Less-Healthy School Lunches
Caffeine Affects Teen Boys, Girls Differently, Study Says
California Teens Drinking More Sugary Drinks: Report
Calling Young Girls 'Fat' May Increase Their Teen-Obesity Risk
Campfire Precautions Can Protect Kids From Burns
Can Afternoon Naps Help Preschoolers Learn Better?
Can Eating Peanut Butter Cut Breast Cancer Risk in Later Life?
Caring for Severely Ill Kids May Have Silver Lining
Certain Childhood Fractures May Signal Low Bone Density: Study
Childhood Abuse May Lead to Health Ills in Adulthood
Childhood Eczema Often Persists Into Adulthood, Study Finds
Childhood Events Tied to Slow Recovery From Depression Later
Childhood Gun Injuries, Deaths on Rise in U.S., Study Finds
Childhood Mental Disability Rates Up, Study Finds
Childhood Obesity Adds Nearly $20K to Lifetime Medical Costs: Study
Childhood Vaccines Vindicated Once More
Children of Teen Mothers Don't Have Mental Disadvantage, Study Suggests
Children Who Lose Close Relative at Risk of Mental Problems: Study
Clues to Obesity Found in Infants
College Alcohol Violations Often Draw a Slap on the Wrist: Study
College Drinking May Aggravate PTSD Symptoms
College Football Players Have Stiffer Arteries, Study Finds
College Prep 101
College Students Feel Pull of Cigarette Ads, Study Finds
College Students' Unhealthy Habits Can Mark Their Future
Common Genes Implicated in Autism Study
Common Infant Vaccine Tied to Slight Rise in Risk for Bowel Complication
Concussion Recovery Can Reverse After Return to Activity, Study Shows
Concussion Symptoms May Not Differ in Teen, Young Adult Athletes
Concussions Common in Middle School Girls Playing Soccer: Study
Cool Teens, Uncool Future?
Costs a Barrier to Asthma Care for Some Kids
Could a Little Video Game Play Be Good for Kids?
Could Childhood Nightmares Foreshadow Mental Ills as Teen?
Could Dads' Obesity Raise Autism Risk for Kids?
Could More Time on Facebook Help Spur Eating Disorders?
Co-Workers Take Dim View of Women Who Seek Flex Time: Study
Crankier Babies May Get More TV Time
Cross These Dangerous Toys Off Kids' Christmas List, Experts Say
Crystal Meth May Jump-Start Injection Drug Use, Study Says
Cyberbullying Knows No Socio-economic Bounds
Cyberbullying Seems to Ramp Up in Middle School
Dad's Brain Becomes More 'Maternal' When He's Primary Caregiver: Study
Dad's Ethnicity May Influence Baby's Birth Weight
Dads Who Do Housework May Spur Daughters to Aim High: Study
Dangerous Use of Growth Hormone Surges Among U.S. Teens
Dark Side of 'Chat Rooms' for Troubled Teens: Talk of Self-Harm
Daughters Drink More Than Their Moms Did -- in Australia, at Least
Daycare Surfaces May Hold Germs Longer Than Thought
Delaying Measles-Related Vaccines May Raise Seizure Risk: Study
Delinquent Teens More Likely to Die Violently as Adults: Study
Dentists' Group Expands Recommended Use of Fluoride Toothpaste for Kids
Despite Major Progress, Some Childhood Cancers Are Still Killers
Despite Media Companies' Claims, Your Baby Can't Learn to Read: Study
Diabetes Drug Metformin Tied to Slight Weight Loss in Obese Kids
Dieting at Young Age Often Backfires, Study Says
Disease Outbreaks May Not Change Minds of Vaccine Opponents
Distracted Teen Drivers Often on Cellphone With Parent: Study
Doctors ID New Ways to Get More Kids Vaccinated
Does Your Preschool Child Have ADHD?
Dogs May Guard Babies Against Asthma, Allergies
Domestic Violence Travels Down Through Generations, Study Finds
Don't Ask, Just Tell Parents When It's Time for Vaccines: Study
Don't Let Kids Drink Pool Water
Don't Rule Out Vaginal Delivery for Twins, Study Says
Drinking Milk as Teens Might Not Protect Men's Bones, Study Suggests
Drug Therapy May Lower Odds That Kids With ADHD Will Smoke
Ear Tubes May Not Have Long-Term Benefits for Kids With Ear Infections
Earlier Onset of Periods May Not Mean Earlier Sex
Early Periods May Signal Greater Diabetes Risk, Study Suggests
Early Puberty in Girls Might Be Linked to Bad Behavior
Early Puberty Tied to Higher Odds of Substance Use in Teens: Survey
Early Repetitive Behaviors May Signal Autism Risk
Ease Kids Into School Sleep Schedules
E-Cigarette Refills Pose Danger to Kids, Experts Say
E-Cigarette Sources Soaring, Study Finds
Egg Allergy No Obstacle to Child's Flu Shot, CDC Says
Encouraging Your Baby's Babbling May Speed Language Development
Energy Drinks Popular With Troubled Teens, Study Says
Energy Drinks, Coffee Increasing Sources of Caffeine for Kids, CDC Says
Even Normal-Weight Teens Can Have Dangerous Eating Disorders, Study Finds
Exercise in Pregnancy May Boost Baby's Brain, Study Says
Exercise May Help Ease Depression in Teens: Study
Expert Offers Backpack Safety Tips
Expert Offers Safe Splinter Removal Tips
Expert Offers School Bus Safety Tips
Extra Zzz's in Morning May Help Teens Stay Alert in Class
Failed Infertility Treatment Linked to Worse Mental Health in Study
Fake ID Use Tied to High-Risk Drinking by Underage Students
Family Conflicts Can Impair Child's Brain Development: Study
Family Meals May Defuse Cyberbullying's Impact, Study Says
Family Meals May Keep Kids, Parents at Healthy Weight
Family Troubles Tied to Poorer Dental Health, Study Discovers
Farmers' Market Vouchers May Help Poorer Families Eat Healthier
Fast Food Not Major Culprit in Kids' Obesity: Study
FDA Advisers: Ban Use of Behavior-Modifying 'Shock Devices'
FDA Reconsiders Behavior-Modifying 'Shock Devices'
Few Good Resources on Self-Harm Exist Online, Study Finds
Few Parents Use Kids' Asthma Meds Correctly: Study
Fewer ER Visits for Kids After Cold Medicine Restrictions
Fewer Infants Hospitalized for Whooping Cough, Study Finds
Fewer U.S. Kids Killed in Car Crashes; Safety Restraints Still an Issue
Fewer U.S. Teens Using Illegal Drugs and Alcohol, Report Finds
Fewer U.S. Teens Using Sunscreen, Study Finds
Fewer Unmarried Women Having Children, CDC Reports
Fit Kids Have Better Body-Fat Distribution, Study Finds
Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later
Fitness May Help Ward Off Depression in Girls
Flavored Cigars Gaining in Popularity With U.S. Kids: CDC
Flu Hitting Younger Adults Hard, Vaccination Helps: CDC
Food Allergies More Common Among Inner City Kids, Study Finds
Food Is a Common Choking Hazard for Kids, Doctor Says
For Children of Teen Parents, Most Injuries Due to Falls: Study
For Kids, Risks of Parental Smoking Persist Long-Term, Study Finds
For Safety's Sake, Don't Leave Kids in Cars
For Teen Drivers, Unruly Passengers May Be Greater Threat Than Phones
For Young Kids, Nasal Spray Beats Needle for Flu Immunization
Frequent School Moves May Harm Kids' Mental Health
Friends, Family Often the Suppliers in Underage Drinking, Smoking: Survey
Front-of-Head Hits Blamed for Nearly Half of Young Football Player Concussions
Full-Time Job May Disrupt Breast-Feeding Plans
Gardening Might Give Kids a Fitness Boost
Gastro Woes More Common in Kids With Autism: Review
Gay Teen Boys More Likely to Use Muscle-Building Steroids: Survey
Gene Study Gives New Insight Into Puberty in Girls
Genes May Be Key to Language Delay in Kids
Genes May Be to Blame for Hard-to-Handle Toddlers
Genes Tied to Curvature of Spine in Kids
Genes, Environment May Play Equal Parts in Autism Risk: Study
Genetic 'Networks' May Play Role in Autism
Getting Back to School Sleep Schedules
Girls' Brain Connectivity Happens Sooner Than for Boys: Study
Girls Suffer Worse Concussions, Study Suggests
Give Aspirin to All Pregnant Women at Risk of Preeclampsia: U.S. Experts
Glaucoma Can Affect Babies, Too
Good Schools May Be Good for a Teen's Health, Too
Grades Dive With Internet Use During Class Time, Study Finds
Gradual Exposure to Peanuts May Help Some Allergic Kids
Gun Violence in PG-13 Movies Tripled Since 1985, Study Finds
Halloween Safety Tips for Kids With Food Allergies
Halloween Treats Can Spook Kids' Teeth
Having Babies May Be 'Contagious' Among Long-Time Friends
Having Kids Walk to School Comes With Risks, Benefits
Head Lice Growing Resistant to Standard Meds
Headbanging to Heavy Metal Music Linked To Man's Brain Bleed
Health Tip: Being Healthy Parents
Health Tip: Dealing With Baby's Gas
Health Tip: Some Foods Aren't Safe for Toddlers
Health Tip: Am I A Binge Eater?
Health Tip: Are Your Toddler's Toes Turning?
Health Tip: Avoid Bathseats for Toddlers
Health Tip: Avoid Diaper Rash
Health Tip: Avoid Mishaps at Restaurants
Health Tip: Avoiding College Weight Gain
Health Tip: Avoiding Parental Burnout
Health Tip: Batteries May Be Dangerous for Kids
Health Tip: Battling The Post-Baby Blues
Health Tip: Brush Up on Nutrition for Back to School
Health Tip: Caring for Kids' Teeth
Health Tip: Check Your Child's Playground
Health Tip: Choosing a Safe Summer Camp
Health Tip: Choosing the Right Babysitter
Health Tip: Cleaning Baby Bottles
Health Tip: Communicate With an ADHD Child
Health Tip: Communicating With Kids
Health Tip: Consider Air Bag Safety for Children
Health Tip: Considering a Birthing Class?
Health Tip: Create Good Eating Habits
Health Tip: Dealing With a Child's Cough
Health Tip: Don't Get Lost During a Camping Trip
Health Tip: Don't Give Raw Milk to Children
Health Tip: Ease the Sting of Strep Throat
Health Tip: Easing Baby's Cradle Cap
Health Tip: Eat a Good Breakfast
Health Tip: Encourage Independence Among Preschoolers
Health Tip: Encourage Kids to Exercise
Health Tip: Floss Your Child's Teeth
Health Tip: Follow Age Recommendations on Children's Toys
Health Tip: Get the Right Nutrients While Nursing
Health Tip: Giving Children Chores
Health Tip: Giving Medicine to Your Child
Health Tip: Healing After Baby is Born
Health Tip: Help Children Quit Thumb Sucking
Health Tip: Help Ease Separation Anxiety at Night
Health Tip: Help Improve Your Child's Sleep
Health Tip: Help Keep Teen Drivers Safe
Health Tip: Help Prevent Childhood Obesity
Health Tip: Help Your Child Give Up Thumb Sucking
Health Tip: Helping Your Newborn Sleep
Health Tip: Holiday Safety Suggestions
Health Tip: If Your Child Can't Sleep
Health Tip: If Your Child Has a Dental Emergency
Health Tip: If Your Child Has a Learning Disability
Health Tip: If Your Child is Constipated
Health Tip: If Your Child is Having Nightmares
Health Tip: Inform Your Allergic Child
Health Tip: Is Baby in Pain?
Health Tip: Is Your Baby Eating Enough?
Health Tip: Is Your Child Old Enough to Stay Home Alone?
Health Tip: Is Your Child Overloaded?
Health Tip: Is Your Child Sleep-Deprived?
Health Tip: Is Your Teen Abusing Alcohol?
Health Tip: Keep Baby Safe in a Carrier
Health Tip: Keep High Schoolers Safe During Sports
Health Tip: Keep Kids Away From Corded Blinds and Shades
Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe Around Animal Exhibits
Health Tip: Keep Kids Safe in Shopping Carts
Health Tip: Keep Poisons From Children
Health Tip: Keep Youngsters Outside the Pool
Health Tip: Keeping Your Child Safe in a Car Seat
Health Tip: Know the Hazards of Lead
Health Tip: Limit Lead Exposure for Kids
Health Tip: Limiting Kids' TV Time
Health Tip: Little Kids and Some Pets Don't Mix
Health Tip: Make Sure Baby's Crib Sheets Fit
Health Tip: Make Time for Breakfast
Health Tip: Minimizing Food Allergies
Health Tip: Naptime for Toddlers
Health Tip: New Mom, Protect Your Back
Health Tip: Opt for Healthier Fast Food
Health Tip: OTC Medications for Children
Health Tip: Pack the Right Sports Snacks
Health Tip: Packing Baby's Diaper Bag
Health Tip: Practice Good Seat Belt Habits
Health Tip: Prepare for Your Child's First Dental Visit
Health Tip: Preparing for Potty Training
Health Tip: Preparing for the First Day of School
Health Tip: Prevent Burning and Scalding
Health Tip: Prevent Children From Falling Out a Window
Health Tip: Prevent Food Poisoning in Baby Food
Health Tip: Prevent Headaches in Teens
Health Tip: Promote Good Oral Health in Children
Health Tip: Promoting Social Behavior in Toddlers
Health Tip: Protect Kids in Motor Vehicle Crashes
Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Hearing
Health Tip: Protect Your Child's Heart Health
Health Tip: Protecting Children's Teeth
Health Tip: Reading Out Loud With Your Child
Health Tip: Recognize Signs of Bullying
Health Tip: Reduce Your Child's Risk of Ear Infection
Health Tip: Reducing Your Child's Risk of Ear Infections
Health Tip: School Bus Safety
Health Tip: Secondhand Smoke Puts Babies at Risk
Health Tip: Serve Kids Power Foods
Health Tip: Set Rules About TV Time
Health Tip: Signs Your Child Has An Overuse Injury
Health Tip: Soothing Bug Bites
Health Tip: Stay Active With Baby
Health Tip: Stay Involved in Your Childrens' Internet Use
Health Tip: Storing Toys
Health Tip: Strap Big Kids in a Booster Seat
Health Tip: Survival Tips for New Moms
Health Tip: Swaddle Baby Safely
Health Tip: Switching to a 'Big Kid' Bed
Health Tip: Take Kids for a Nature Walk
Health Tip: Taking Pressure Off Parents
Health Tip: Talk to Kids About Strangers
Health Tip: Talk to Teens About Tanning
Health Tip: Talk to Your Kids About Alcohol
Health Tip: Taming Acne
Health Tip: Teach Children About Responsibility
Health Tip: Teach Children Not to Waste Food
Health Tip: Teach Kids Bike Safety Rules
Health Tip: Teach Your Child to Read Food Labels
Health Tip: Teaching Your Child About Food Allergies
Health Tip: Teens Need Enough Sleep
Health Tip: Toddler-Proof Baby's Bed
Health Tip: Toys to Avoid for Young Children
Health Tip: Track Your Child's Sleep
Health Tip: Trampoline Injuries
Health Tip: Traveling on a Plane With Baby
Health Tip: Understanding Childhood Obesity
Health Tip: Uninflated Balloons Aren't Safe for Young Children
Health Tip: Use a High Chair Safely
Health Tip: Use a Safe Stroller
Health Tip: Waking Up at Night
Health Tip: Want to Be a Babysitter?
Health Tip: Washing Baby's Clothes
Health Tip: Watch for Warning Signs of Choking
Health Tip: Weaning Baby From a Bottle
Health Tip: What to Exclude from Baby's Crib
Health Tip: When Baby Confuses Days With Nights
Health Tip: When Baby Spits Up Excessively
Health Tip: When Baby's Cries Signal Trouble
Health Tip: When Kids Are Home Alone
Health Tip: When Your Child Gets a Nosebleed
Health Tip: When Your Child Is Afraid to Sleep
Health Tip: When Your Child Is Overweight
Health Tip: When Your Older Child is Home Alone
Health Tip: Why Babies Wake at Night
Health Tip: Worried About a Child's Back Pain?
Healthy School Lunches Get Thumbs Up From Students
Heart Docs Don't Recommend Routine ECGs for Young Athletes
Heavy Kids May Suffer Worse Elbow Fractures
Helmets Not Helpful for Babies With 'Flat Head' Syndrome: Study
Help Your Children Manage Media Use, Experts Urge
High Blood Pressure Common Among Overweight Kids
High Cholesterol May Delay Parenthood, Study Suggests
High Praise Might Backfire on Kids With Low Self-Esteem
Higher Altitude May Lower Sports Concussion Risk, Study Suggests
Higher Doses of Antidepressants Linked to Suicidal Behavior in Young Patients: Study
HIV Diagnoses Down in U.S., Except for Young Gay Males: CDC
Hormone Levels in Womb Tied to Autism Risk in Boys: Study
Hot Cars Can Quickly Prove Deadly for Kids
How to Handle a Child's Seizure
How Worried Are Parents About Kids' Online Safety?
How You Parent Is Partly Genetic, Study Suggests
HPV Shot Doesn't Encourage Sexual Activity in Young Girls: Study
HPV Vaccination Rates Might Rise If More Docs Recommended It
HPV Vaccine Program in Australia Linked to Lower Infection Rates
In Crashes That Kill Children, It's Their Driver Who's Often Drunk
Indoor Tanning Laws Help Keep Teen Girls Away, Study Finds
Indoor Tanning Leads to Early Skin Cancer, Study Says
Infants at Highest Risk for Childhood Burns
Infections Like Colds, Chickenpox Tied to Some Stroke Risk in Kids
Insights Gained Into Tourette Syndrome
iPads Can Trigger Nickel Allergies in Kids
iPads May Help Boost Speaking Skills in Kids With Autism: Study
Irregular Bedtimes Lead to Behavior Problems in Kids: Study
It's 'Buyer Beware' for Decorative Contact Lenses, FDA Says
It's Not Too Soon to Get Your Flu Shot, Doctor Says
IVF Conception Doesn't Seem to Raise Kids' Cancer Risk: Study
Junk Food Makers Target Kids With Free Online Games, Study Says
Just 1 in 4 U.S. Teens Gets Enough Exercise: Report
Just 1.5 Hours of TV a Day May Disrupt Kids' Sleep, Study Says
Just One Season of Hits in High School Football May Alter Brain: Study
Keep Lice Off Your Child's Head
Keep Prescription Drugs Secure From Teens: Expert
Keep the Holidays Merry for Kids With Diabetes
Keep Your Toddler's Body Clock in Mind at Bedtime
Kidney and Thyroid Cancer Rates Up Among U.S. Children, Study Finds
Kids' Body Image Shaped by Parents, Expert Says
Kids Born With HIV May Face Heart Risks Later, Study Suggests
Kids' Checkups Should Include Cholesterol, Depression Tests, Doctors Say
Kids' Concussion Symptoms Can Linger Long After Injury: Study
Kids' Concussions Defined by Where They Live, Study Finds
Kids' Diabetes Rates Up Dramatically in 8 Years, Study Finds
Kids From Dairy Farms Have Lower Allergy Risk, Study Finds
Kids' Happiness Doesn't Depend on 2 Natural Parents, Says Study
Kids Hospitalized for Flu Need Antiviral Meds Right Away: Study
Kids in Southern U.S. More Likely to Have Hay Fever: Study
Kids Lacking At-Home Enrichment Gain Most From Head Start: Study
Kids' Liver Transplant Success Varies by Race, Research Shows
Kids' Lunch Boxes Often Fall Short on Nutrition
Kids' Movies Deliver Mixed Messages on Eating, Obesity
Kids' Obesity Risk Rises With Parents' Divorce: Study
Kids on Tight Schedules May Lose Out, Study Says
Kids Prescribed Antibiotics Twice as Often as Needed, Study Finds
Kids' Severe Respiratory Virus Confirmed in Northeast
Kids' Snacking Gets Less Nutritious as They Age
Kids' Social Skills May Suffer When Mothers Drink During Pregnancy
Kids Still Getting Too Much 'Screen Time': CDC
Kids Still Spanked, to Their Detriment, Study Finds
Kids' Suicide Risk Similar for All Newer Antidepressants: Study
Kids View Too Many TV Ads for Booze, Study Finds
Kids Who Add Sleep Can Subtract Pounds, Study Suggests
Kids Who Exercise More May Get Better Grades
Kids Who Repeat a Grade Can Become Discipline Problems, Study Says
Kids Who See Movie Violence Also See Smoking, Drinking, Sex: Study
Kids Will Pass on 'Healthy' Foods
Kids With ADHD May Face Higher Obesity Risk as Teens
Kids With ADHD Often Prone to Bowel Problems: Study
Kids Worldwide Getting Less Heart Fit, Research Shows
Knee Surgery May Put Kids at Higher Risk for Future Arthritis
Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study
Landmark ADHD Study Backed Drugs Over Therapy at a Cost: Report
Language Problems Common for Kids With ADHD, Study Finds
Laser Toys Can Damage Eyes: Report
Late-Stage Cancer Diagnosis More Likely in Uninsured Teens, Young Adults
Legalizing Medical Marijuana Doesn't Raise Teen Pot Use, Study Says
Less Physical Activity, More TV for Today's Moms, Study Finds
Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21
Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids
'Little League Shoulder' on the Rise
Low Birth Weight, Lack of Breast-Feeding Tied to Inflammation Risk in Adulthood
Low Iron in Brain a Sign of ADHD?
Lunchbox Hygiene Helps Prevent Foodborne Illness, Expert Says
Magnetic Brain Stimulation Shows Promise Against Eating Disorders
Make Kids' Weight Loss a Family Affair, Study Suggests
Malnutrition Threatens Many U.S. Seniors Seen at ERs
Many ADHD Drugs Linked to Painful Erections: FDA
Many Bullied Teens Carry Weapons to School, Study Finds
Many Childhood Leukemia Survivors Aren't Taking 'Maintenance' Meds: Study
Many College Students Fear Going Hungry at Some Point: Survey
Many Expectant Moms Don't Get Steroids That Protect Preterm Babies
Many Kids With Autism on Multiple Medications, Study Finds
Many Kids With Medicaid Use ER as Doctor's Office: CDC
Many More Kids Visiting ER for Sports Concussions, Study Finds
Many Obese U.S. Kids Think They're Thinner Than They Are
Many Parents Learn Online Skills From Their Tech-Savvy Kids
Many Parents Not Following Safe Sleep Practices for Babies
Many Parents of Obese Children Underestimate Their Weight
Many STDs May Go Undiagnosed, U.S. Report Finds
Many Teens Don't Discuss Their Sex Life at Annual Checkup
Many Teens May Get Several Pro-Marijuana Tweets a Day
Many U.S. Kids Missing Out on Preventive Care, CDC Says
Many Young Adults Misinformed About Hookahs' Harms
Many Young Americans Know Little About Cervical Cancer Vaccine
Many Young Americans With HIV Delay Treatment: Study
Many Young Males Report Unwanted Sex
Marketing of Unhealthy Foods Still Common in U.S. Schools: Study
Measles Cases Linked to U.S. Adoptions of Chinese Children: CDC
Measles Journey Highlights Risk to Unvaccinated Kids
Measles Still a Threat, U.S. Health Officials Warn
Medications Plus Parent Training May Help Kids With Aggression, ADHD
Meditation May Help Teens Cope With Cancer
Mediterranean Diet May Keep Kids Slimmer
Meet Henry the Hand: A Crusading Doctor's Right-Hand Man
Mental Illness to Blame for 10 Percent of Kids' Hospitalizations: Study
Mental-Health Disorders Growing Faster Among Kids Than Adults: Study
Mentors May Steer Young People Toward More Rewarding Careers
Mexican Women's Breast Cancer Risk Tied to Breast-Feeding?
Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious
Monitoring Kids' Screen Time May Improve Their Behavior
More Evidence Breast-Feeding Lowers Child's Risk of Infections, Allergies
More Evidence That Bullying Raises Kids' Suicide Risk
More Evidence That Probiotics Won't Ease Baby's Colic
More Evidence Ties Poor Sleep to Obesity in Kids
More High School Athletes Complying With Concussion Guidelines, Study Finds
More Schools Stocking Shots That Counter Serious Allergic Reactions
More STD Screening on Horizon for Women?
More Than 6 Percent of U.S. Teens Take Psychiatric Meds: Survey
More U.S. Children Severely Obese, Study Says
More U.S. Teens Try E-Cigarettes, Hookahs: Report
Most Adults Are Members of 'Clean Plate Club'
Most Kids Eat Fruit, Veggies Daily: CDC
Most Medical Devices Approved for Kids Only Tested on Adults: Study
Most Teens Who Misuse Painkillers Aren't After a High, Study Finds
Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC
Mother-Daughter Team Preaches the Gospel of HIV Prevention
Mother's Birthplace May Affect Autism Risk in Kids
Mother's Voice on Special Pacifier Helps Preemies Learn to Eat
Mouse Study Reveals New Secrets of Fertilization
Moving Out of Poor Neighborhood May Disrupt Boys' Mental Health: Study
Music Lessons May Help Bridge 'Achievement Gap'
Music Therapy May Help Teens With Cancer Cope
Music Training May Boost Young Brains, Studies Suggest
My Father's Keeper: Caring for a Parent With Dementia
Mysterious Polio-Like Illness Strikes Kids in California
Naps Enhance Learning for Young Children, Study Says
Nebulizers May Not Deliver Full Drug Dose to Kids With Asthma
New Approaches to Acne Treatment
New Diagnosis Rules Could Lead to Drop in Autism Numbers
New Dialysis Machine Treats Tiniest of Newborns
New Flu Vaccine May Provide More Protection to Kids
New Obesity Weapon: Kids Teaching Kids
New Push by Doctors to Limit Antibiotic Use in Kids
New Study Paints Grim Health Picture for Obese Teens
New Test Helps Diagnose Intellectual Disability in Children
New Test Spots Risk for PTSD in Injured Kids
News Coverage of Teen Suicides May Have Ripple Effect
Nicotine Poisoning of Infant Highlights 'E-Cig' Dangers, Docs Report
Nine of 10 American Kids Eat Too Much Salt: CDC
No Rise of PTSD Seen in Children With Cancer
No Sign That ADHD Meds Raise Suicide Risk: Study
Number of Young Non-Smokers Who Tried E-Cigs Tripled in 2 Years
Numbing Medications Can Harm Teething Babies, FDA Warns
'Obamacare' Helping Young Adults Get Health Insurance: Report
Obese Girls Prone to Poorer Grades, Study Suggests
Obese Kids Might Have Higher Levels of Stress Hormone
Obese Teens Eat Up Fast-Food Hype, Study Says
Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids
One in 10 Teens Has Misused Prescription Painkillers: Survey
On-time Use of Routine Vaccine Keeps Kids Out of Hospital
Outcomes Improving for Kids With Kidney Transplants
Over-Involved Mothers Tied to Women's Poor Eating, Body Attitudes, Study Says
Overuse Injuries May Rise When Kids Specialize in One Sport
Overweight Teen Years Tied to Later Cancer Risk
Overweight Teens Don't Share in Life-Expectancy Gains: Study
Overweight Teens Feel Stigmatized, Bullied: Study
Parental Messages That Stress No Alcohol Do Get Through, Survey Finds
Parental Stress, Domestic Violence May Affect Kids' Development: Study
Parenthood for All? You've Got To Be Kid-ding, Many Say
Parenthood May Reduce Diabetes-Related Death Risk, Study Suggests
Parents' Addiction May Be Linked to Arthritis in Offspring
Parents Clueless About Dangers of iPods, Other Noise Hazards: Study
Parent's Death May Raise Risk of Early Death for Grown Children, Study Suggests
Parents' Divorce May Hit Higher-Income Kids Harder
Parents Favor Email Medical Consults for Kids' Minor Illnesses: Survey
Parents' Feeding Choices May Raise Baby's Risk for Celiac Disease
Parents' Fights May Strain Bonds With Their Kids
Parents of a Child With Autism Often Forgo Further Childbearing: Study
Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too
Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy
Parents' Sleep May Affect Child's Risk of Obesity: Study
Parents Who Set, Stick to Rules May Help Kids Stay Slim
Parents Who Used Donor Eggs Often Struggle Over Decision to Tell Kids
Partial HPV Vaccine Series May Help Prevent Genital Warts in Girls
Pediatricians Offer New Dental Recommendations
Pediatrics Group Wants Parents to Read to Their Children Every Day
Persistent Cough in Kids Can Often Be Whooping Cough
Physical Activity May Boost School Performance, Especially for Boys
Poor Sleep May Lead to Worse Grades for College Students
Poorly Packed Lunches Can Cause Food Poisoning
Popular Kids May Be Targets for Bullying: Study
'Pot Addiction' May Be Real, Study Suggests
Pot Isn't Harmless, Top U.S. Health Official Says
Poverty May Harm a Child's Brain Development, Study Suggests
Power Down to Speed Concussion Recovery: Study
Precautions Help Keep Kids Safe in Water
Preemies May Have Higher Risk of Blood Clots, Even as Adults
Preemies' Thinking Skills May Catch Up by Adolescence
Pregnancy Ultrasound a Big Bonding Moment for Dads-to-Be
Premature Babies Benefit From Adult Talk, Study Finds
Prenatal Exposure to Chemicals in Plastics Linked to Asthma Risk in Kids
Preschoolers Can Suffer From Depression, Too
Preschoolers Getting Too Much Screen Time: Survey
Preschoolers' Use of Psychiatric Drugs Levels Off, Study Shows
President's Panel Calls for More Girls, Boys to Get HPV Vaccine
Preterm Boys Face Worse Odds Than Girls, Study Says
Preterm or Small Birth Tied to Long-Term Risks to Heart, Brain
Preventing Tick Bites
Pride Over Weight Loss May Help Drive Anorexia
Primary Care Providers May Balk at Giving Teens Antidepressants
Probiotics Not Shown to Soothe Babies' Colic, Review Finds
Prom Isn't a Good Reason to Hit the Tanning Salon
Protect Your Kids From the Heat
Protecting Children From Poison Emergencies
Psst, Girls Have Been Better Students Than Boys for Decades
Puberty Suppression Benefits Gender-Questioning Teens: Study
Putting Baby to Sleep on Animal Fur May Lower Asthma Risk: Study
Racial Disparities in Breast-Feeding May Start With Hospitals, Study Suggests
Racism Takes a Toll on Kids' Mental Health, Research Shows
Radiation-Free Cancer Scans: Coming Soon?
Researchers Don't See Long-Term Benefits From Drug for Preemies
Researchers See Link Between Dyslexia, Abuse
Respiratory Virus Hitting Kids in at Least 12 States
Returning Military Dads Often Struggle to Reconnect With Kids
Rhymes Reveal Evidence of Learning in the Womb
Rigid Parenting Style Linked to Obese Kids
Rise in U.S. High Chair Injuries Stuns Experts
Rising E-Cigarette Use Tied to More Smoking in Teens
Risk of Depression May Rise With Too Much or Too Little Sleep
Salt's Harm Evident in Heavy Teens, Study Finds
Schools Add More Fruits, Veggies to the '3 Rs'
Scientists Find Differences in Brains of Those With Dyslexia
Secondhand Smoke in Childhood Thickens Arteries
Secure Those Sets for Super Bowl Viewing
Sensory Therapy Might Work for Kids With Autism
September Peak Month for Kids' Asthma Flares: Study
Serious Childhood Burns Tied to Long-Term Mental Health Risks
Serious Health Issues May Await Survivors of Childhood Cancer
Settling Back-to-School Nerves
Severe Obesity in Teens Tied to Possible Kidney Problems
'Sexting' Linked to Sex in Middle School
Sexy Facebook Photos Not a Hit With Many Young Women
Shared Family Activities May Boost Preschoolers' Emotional Health
Shoulders Take a Pounding in High School Football
Shy Kids Might Not Have Difficulty With Language
Sibling Bullies May Leave Lasting Effects
Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says
Single Dose of HPV Vaccine May Be Enough to Guard Against Cervical Cancer
Single Moms' Job Loss May Have Long Term Impact on Kids
Single Motherhood Doesn't Seem to Hinder Happiness
Single-Sex Education's Benefits Challenged in Study
Small Number of Drugs Behind Kids' Accidental Poisonings: CDC
Smaller Bowls May Keep Kids From Overeating
Smaller Classes May Be Key to High School Friendships
Smartphone Apps for Diabetes: Do They Really Work?
Smog, Stressed Mom May Raise Risk of Behavior Woes in Kids
Smoking Before Fatherhood May Raise Asthma Risk in Kids: Study
Smoking More Likely Among Teens Whose Parents Light Up
Smoking While Pregnant Linked to ADHD in Children
Some Birth Defects in the Heart Present Infection Risk, Study Finds
Some Teens May Face Emotional Problems After Concussion
Spanking Triggers Vicious Cycle, Study Finds
Spoon Measurements Behind Many Child Drug-Dosing Errors: Study
Sports for Teens Are Beneficial -- Up to a Point
Spotting, Treating Autism Symptoms in Infancy May Prevent Delays
Spring Cleaning Safety Tips
Star Athletes Often Endorse Junk Food, Study Says
Start Heart-Healthy Lessons in Childhood, Expert Says
Start School Later for Older Kids, Pediatricians Urge
State Flu Shot Rule for Preschoolers Curbs Kids' Hospitalizations: CDC
States May Be Getting Stricter on Child Vaccine Exemptions
Stay Out of Stinging Insects' Way This Summer
STD Education Must Start Long Before Kids Engage in Sex
Stillbirth Remains an 'Unacknowledged Problem'
Stomach Troubles Common for Kids With Autism, Study Confirms
Stress Can Quickly Harm Kids' Health: Study
Stress Hormone May Drive Risk-Taking by Teen Motorists
Students' Health Habits Tied to School Success
Students Smoke Weed Despite Drug Testing at Schools, Study Finds
Study Links Pesticide Exposure During Pregnancy to Autism Risk in Kids
Study Sees Differences in Brain Connections of Kids With ADHD
Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids
Study: Exposure to Diversity Might Boost Baby's Social Skills
Substance Use at School Could Be Cry for Help
Suicide a Risk for Young Cancer Patients, Study Finds
Suicide Try While Young a 'Red Flag' for Lifelong Struggles, Study Finds
Summer's a Great Time for Tonsil Removal
'Superbug' MRSA Infections Aren't Dropping in Children: CDC
'Super-Magnets' Pose Rising Threat to Kids, Study Finds
Survey Could Spot Parents Who Shun Child Vaccinations
Survey Finds Support for Banning E-Cigarette Use by Kids
Sweet, Salty Taste Preferences Tied Together in Kids
'Talking' Medical Devices, Apps Continue to Evolve
Talking Openly With Partner Linked to HIV Testing in Teens
TB Rates Among Children May Be Higher Than Estimated
Teaching Sleep Tips to Parents Seems to Help Kids With Autism
Teen Boys Who Think They're Skinny May Be at Higher Risk for Depression
Teen Bullies, Victims Armed More Than Other Kids, Study Says
Teen 'Growing Pains' May Persist For Years
Teen Pregnancy Rates Much Higher for Girls With Serious Mental Illness: Study
Teen 'Sexting' Has a Double Standard, Study Shows
Teenage Boys Want Intimacy, Not Just Sex, Survey Finds
Teens' Daily Marijuana Use Linked to Poor Outcomes
Teens Drawn to Heavily Advertised Alcohol Brands: Study
Teens' Energy Drink Habit May Be Linked to Booze, Tobacco, Drug Use
Teens' Indoor Tanning May Be Linked to Unhealthy Dieting
Teens May Have Less Impulse Control When Faced With Danger
Teens' Mental Disorders Often Untreated in U.S., Study Finds
Teens Often Copycat Others Who Drink and Drive: Study
Teens' Screen Time May Affect Their Bone Health: Study
Teens' Stress Levels Rival Those of Adults, Survey Finds
Teens Who Are Night Owls May Struggle in School
Teens Who Indoor Tan Often Take Other Health Risks: Survey
Teens Who Prefer Menthols Are Heavier Smokers: Study
Teens Who 'Sext' Don't Dwell on Consequences
Testicular Cancer Up Sharply Among Young Hispanics, Study Finds
Thalidomide May Help Kids With Crohn's Disease
The Parenting Trap: Coddling Anxious Kids
There Is No Safer Football Helmet for Kids: Study
Think You Know What Your Child's Up to Online? Think Again
Three-Quarters of U.S. Teens Say They Don't Drink
Thyroid Tumors May Be More Dangerous for Cancer Survivors: Study
Timing Influences Risk of Complications From Circumcision: Study
Tip-Over Furniture Can Kill Kids
Tips for Keeping Breast-Feeding Goals on Track
Tips for Keeping That Bounce House Safe
Tips for New Moms on Mother's Day
Tips for Preventing, Coping With Pinkeye
Tips for Stress-Free Winter Breaks With College Kids
Toddlers Who Sleep Less May Eat More
Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says
Too Little Sleep May Add to Teen Health Problems
Too Many Younger Teens Still Getting Pregnant: CDC
Too Much Codeine Still Prescribed to U.S. Kids: Study
Too-Clean Homes May Encourage Child Allergies, Asthma: Study
Tough Laws Continue to Target Tobacco Sales to Minors
Training Programs Protect Young Athletes From ACL Tears: Report
Trampolines Linked to More Than 1 Million ER Visits Over a Decade
Treatment Often Inadequate for Children With Anxiety Disorders, Study Finds
Trick-or-Treating Safety Tips From an ER Doc
Try Talking More to Boost Your Toddler's Vocabulary
TV in Child's Bedroom Tied to Weight Gain
TV Time, Feeding Habits Set Babies Up for Obesity: Study
TV, Computer Time Tied to Heavier, Less Happy Kids: Study
Tweens Who Play Sports Less Likely to Smoke: Study
Twenty U.S. Kids Hospitalized Each Day for Gun Injuries: Study
U.S. Adults With Autism May Face Housing Crisis
U.S. Flu Cases Continue to Climb
U.S. Kids Experiencing Less Violence: Surveys
U.S. Measles Cases at 20-Year High
U.S. Obesity Rate Shows Signs of Leveling Off
U.S. Panel Rejects Blood Pressure Screening for Kids, Teens
U.S. Teens Eat Too Much Salt, Hiking Obesity Risk: Study
U.S. Teens More Vulnerable to Genital Herpes, Study Suggests
Underage Binge Drinkers Grab the Hard Stuff, Survey Finds
Unwed Parents Should Tie the Knot Before Child Turns 3: Study
Urine Test May Spot Heart, Kidney Risk in Kids With Type 1 Diabetes
Use of Tylenol in Pregnancy Tied to Higher ADHD Risk in Child
Vaccine for Infant Tummy Bug Cuts Hospitalizations: CDC
Violent Video Games Tied to Combative Thinking in Study
Waistlines of U.S. Kids Seem to Be Holding Steady, Study Finds
Want to Stay Healthy? Try Washing Your Hands
Web-Based Program May Help Beginner Drivers
Weight-Loss Surgery Safe for Very Obese Teens, Study Says
What Parents Need to Know About Sports Participation
When a Parent Dies, What Helps a Child Cope?
When Colds, Flu Lead to Complications in Kids
When Moms Get Active, Kids Follow
When Parents Need Care, Daughters Carry the Burden: Study
When School's Out, Weight Can Pile On
When Smartphone Is Near, Parenting May Falter
When Winter Fun Isn't So Fun
When Your Child Asks for Contact Lenses
Whooping Cough Outbreaks Tied to Parents Shunning Vaccines
Why Johnny Can't Sleep
Why Many U.S. Preteens Aren't Getting the HPV Shot
Why Parents Mix Up Their Kids' Names
Will Music Make Your Child Smarter?
With Flu Season Here, Docs Offer Tips to Stay Healthy
With Kids In Car, Parents Still Likely to Use Cellphones
With Kids in School, Parents Can Work Out
Worker Layoffs Tied to Rise in Teen Suicides, Study Finds
Working Moms Spend More Time Parenting Than Dads: Study
Working With Horses May Ease Stress in Kids
Young Adults Think E-Cigs Safer Than Tobacco Ones
Young Athletes' Concussions Often Unreported: Report
Young Binge Drinkers May Not Need Special Counseling From Family Docs
Young Dads at Risk of Depressive Symptoms, Study Finds
Young People With Epilepsy Face Higher Injury Risk: Study
Young Readers, Tomorrow's Leaders?
Younger Siblings of Kids With Autism May Show Early Signs of Problems
Youngest Child Often Not as Small as Mother Thinks
Your Kids May Not Be Ignoring You on Purpose