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1 in 13 U.S. Schoolkids Takes Psych Meds: Report
1 in 4 U.S. Kids Underestimate Their Weight, Study Finds
1 in 6 Fathers Doesn't Live With His Kids: CDC
12 States Now Reporting Severe Respiratory Illness That Targets Kids
5 or More Bad Sunburns While Young Tied to Higher Melanoma Risk
50 Years Later, the Kennedy Assassination Still Haunts a Generation
A Defining Act for Fathers and Sons
A Laptop May Boost a Hospitalized Child's Recovery
Acidic Drinks Can Damage Kids' Teeth Permanently, Expert Warns
ADHD Drugs May Up Risk of Heart Problems in Kids, Study Finds
After Tonsillectomy, Over-the-Counter Painkillers Suffice, Study Says
Aggressive People May Process Violence's Impact Differently
Alcohol Tied to Domestic Violence on College Campuses
Allergy Rates Surprisingly Similar Across the U.S., Study Finds
Allergy Season Springs Into Bloom
Antibiotic-Resistant Infections Up Among Hospitalized Kids: Study
Antidepressant Use During Pregnancy Not Linked to Autism
Anxiety May Affect Kids' Brains
Are Today's Artsy Kids Tomorrow's Business Leaders?
Arsenic in Well Water Tied to Less Brain Power in U.S. Study
As Summer Arrives, CDC Offers Pool Chemical Safety Tips
Assaults at Schools Send 90,000 Kids to ER Each Year: Study
Asthma Linked to Bone Loss in Study
Autism Costs Average $17,000 Yearly for Each Child, Study Finds
Autism, ADHD Tied to Gender Concerns in Some Kids: Study
Autism's Costs Can Run Into Millions for One Person
Background TV May Hinder Toddlers' Language Development
Back-to-School Prep Includes Lice Review
Ban Indoor Use of E-Cigarettes, U.N. Health Agency Says
Ban on Chemicals Lowers Human Exposures, Study Finds
Be Safe When Mowing The Lawn
Bedroom TV, Video Games Linked to Less Sleep in Boys With Autism
Bed-Sharing With Babies Tied to More Breast-Feeding
Behavioral Therapy Might Ease Kids' Migraine Symptoms
Big Strides in Battle Against Pediatric AIDS
Black Children, Teens More Likely to Return to Hospital for Asthma: Study
Blacks Respond Better to German Measles Vaccine, Study Contends
Blood Sugar Monitoring System Approved for Children
Blood Thinners May Not Be Needed for Kids' Back Surgery
Booze Brands in Pop Lyrics May Spur Teen Drinking, Study Says
Boston Marathon Bombings Left Psychological Scars on Kids
Bowel Illnesses Sometimes Coincide in Kids
Braces Seem to Benefit Many Kids With High-Risk Scoliosis
Brain Changes May Accompany Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis in Kids
Brain Connections Strengthen As Kids Sleep, Study Suggests
Brain Study Explores 'Inner World' of Autism
Broken Bones, Concussions Most Common Injuries in Youth Hockey
Bullet Wounds Kill 8 Percent of U.S. Kids Treated at ERs
Bullying May Have Lasting Health Effects on Kids
Bullying Rates Drop Among American Teens: Study
Burn Injuries More Common in Summer
Cafeteria Debit Cards Linked to Less-Healthy School Lunches
Campfire Precautions Can Protect Kids From Burns
Can Eating Peanut Butter Cut Breast Cancer Risk in Later Life?
Can Hearing Music in the Womb Boost Babies' Brain Development?
Car Crash Risk May Go Up During Pregnancy
Casinos Linked to Lower Obesity Rates for Native American Kids
Cat Allergies Double Among Asthma Sufferers, Study Reveals
Certain Childhood Fractures May Signal Low Bone Density: Study
Childhood Abuse May Lead to Health Ills in Adulthood
Childhood Cancer Report Brings Mixed News
Childhood Cancer Survivors a Growing Patient Population
Childhood Cancer Survivors More Likely to Be Hospitalized: Study
Childhood Eczema Often Persists Into Adulthood, Study Finds
Childhood Gun Injuries, Deaths on Rise in U.S., Study Finds
Childhood Malnutrition Linked to High Blood Pressure Later in Life: Study
Childhood Mental Disability Rates Up, Study Finds
Childhood Obesity Adds Nearly $20K to Lifetime Medical Costs: Study
Childhood Obesity Again Tied to Earlier Puberty in Girls
Childhood Urinary Tract Infection May Bring Lasting Harm to Kidneys
Childhood Vaccines Vindicated Once More
Children Benefit From Early Dose of Measles Vaccine, Study Finds
Children Prescribed Growth Hormone May Face Stroke Risk Later: Study
Children Who Lose Close Relative at Risk of Mental Problems: Study
Children's Asthma Linked to Air Pollution in 2nd Trimester: Study
Classroom Hand Sanitizers Don't Curb Absences, Study Finds
Climate Change Will Make Breathing in Summer Harder: 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 Guys More Likely to Drive While Stoned Than Drunk, Study Finds
Combo Therapy Best for COPD: Study
Combo Vaccine Raises Risk of Fever-Related Seizures in Toddlers: Study
Common Asthma Meds May Raise Sleep Apnea Risk, Study Says
Common Infant Vaccine Tied to Slight Rise in Risk for Bowel Complication
Common Respiratory Diseases Tied to Lung Cancer Risk
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
Consumer Reports Advises Pregnant Women to Avoid Tuna
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 Fitter Kids Be Smarter Kids, Too?
Counseling Does Little to Deter Youth Drinking, Review Finds
Cross These Dangerous Toys Off Kids' Christmas List, Experts Say
Dark Side of 'Chat Rooms' for Troubled Teens: Talk of Self-Harm
Daycare Surfaces May Hold Germs Longer Than Thought
Decline of Antibiotic Use Among Kids Seems To Be Leveling Off: Study
Delaying Kid's Knee Surgery Could Be a Bad Play, Study Finds
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
Depression During Pregnancy May Raise Risk of Psychiatric Trouble in Kids
Despite Major Progress, Some Childhood Cancers Are Still Killers
Despite Media Companies' Claims, Your Baby Can't Learn to Read: Study
Dispatcher-Assisted CPR Boosts Cardiac Arrest Survival in Kids: Study
Doctors ID New Ways to Get More Kids Vaccinated
Dogs May Guard Babies Against Asthma, Allergies
Don't Ask, Just Tell Parents When It's Time for Vaccines: Study
Don't Let Kids Drink Pool Water
Don't Pressure Preschoolers to Overeat, Experts Say
Drowning Deaths Down Overall, But Still a Problem: Report
Drug Labels Still Lack Infant Info, Study Finds
Ear Tubes May Not Have Long-Term Benefits for Kids With Ear Infections
Early Puberty Tied to Higher Odds of Substance Use in Teens: Survey
Early Stem Cell Transplant Vital in 'Bubble Boy' Disease
Ease Kids Into School Sleep Schedules
E-Cigarette Advertising Soars on American TV, Study Finds
E-Cigarette Refills Pose Danger to Kids, Experts Say
E-Cigarettes Should Be Regulated Like Tobacco: American Heart Association
Ecstasy Use on Rise Again Among U.S. Teens: Report
Egg Allergy No Obstacle to Child's Flu Shot, CDC Says
Emergency Surgeries on Weekends Riskier for Kids: Study
ER Visits Peak When Kids Barred From Child Care: Study
Estrogen Receptor May Play a Role in Autism
Even Football Heroes Can Be Laid Low by Depression
Even Normal-Weight Teens Can Have Dangerous Eating Disorders, Study Finds
Even Thinking an Odor is Harmful May Spur Asthma Symptoms
Expectant Mothers' Colds May Affect Baby
Expert Offers Backpack Safety Tips
Expert Offers School Bus Safety Tips
Eye Doctors Offer Fireworks Safety Tips
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 Troubles Tied to Poorer Dental Health, Study Discovers
FDA Approves Genetic Test That Helps Explain Developmental Problems in Kids
FDA Approves New Treatment for People With COPD
FDA Asks Public to Join Battle Against Smoking by Children
FDA Panel Says No to Over-the-Counter Allergy Drug Singulair
Fever-Related Seizures in Kids Eased by Epilepsy Drug: Study
Few Parents Use Kids' Asthma Meds Correctly: Study
Few Students With Asthma, Allergies Have School Emergency Plan
Fewer ER Visits for Kids After Cold Medicine Restrictions
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
Films Featuring Dogs Seem to Boost a Breed's Popularity
Fine Muscle Control May Continue Developing Into Teen Years
First Trimester Appears Crucial for Baby's Heart Health
Fit Kids Have Better Body-Fat Distribution, Study Finds
Fitness in Teen Years May Guard Against Heart Trouble Later
Fitness May Boost Kids' Brainpower
Flame Retardants Common in Dust at Child Care Centers: Study
Flu Can Kill Even Healthy Children, Study Finds
Food Allergies Have Nearly Doubled Among Black Children
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 Safety's Sake, Don't Leave Kids in Cars
Free Drinking Water Available to Most U.S. Kids at School Lunch
Frequent School Moves May Harm Kids' Mental Health
Friends, Family Often the Suppliers in Underage Drinking, Smoking: Survey
Gardening Might Give Kids a Fitness Boost
Gene Mutation Tied to Higher Obesity Risk in Kids
Gene Variations Leave Infants at Risk of Leukemia, Study Suggests
Genes May Raise Risk of Cerebral Palsy, Study Finds
Genetic 'Networks' May Play Role in Autism
Geography, Income Determine Health Care in U.S., Report Says
Getting Back to School Sleep Schedules
Glaucoma Can Affect Babies, Too
Good Schools May Be Good for a Teen's Health, Too
Gradual Exposure to Peanuts May Help Some Allergic Kids
Guard Your Kids Against Bug Bites This Summer
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
Have a Fun -- But Safe -- Fourth of July
Having Kids Walk to School Comes With Risks, Benefits
Head Lice Growing Resistant to Standard Meds
Health Tip: Dealing With Baby's Gas
Health Tip: Some Foods Aren't Safe for Toddlers
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: Batteries May Be Dangerous for Kids
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: Childproof Your Home
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: Create an Asthma Action Plan
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: Exercising Despite Allergies and Asthma
Health Tip: Floss Your Child's Teeth
Health Tip: Follow Age Recommendations on Children's Toys
Health Tip: Getting Rid of Dust Mites
Health Tip: Giving Children Chores
Health Tip: Giving Medicine to Your Child
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 Prevent Clogged Milk Ducts
Health Tip: Help Your Child Give Up Thumb Sucking
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 Time for Breakfast
Health Tip: Minimizing Food Allergies
Health Tip: Naptime for Toddlers
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: Pay Attention to Air Pollution
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 Bunk Beds
Health Tip: Set Rules About TV Time
Health Tip: Signs Your Child Has An Overuse Injury
Health Tip: Soothing Bug Bites
Health Tip: Stay Involved in Your Childrens' Internet Use
Health Tip: Storing Toys
Health Tip: Strap Big Kids in a Booster Seat
Health Tip: Swaddle Baby Safely
Health Tip: Switching to a 'Big Kid' Bed
Health Tip: Take it Easy on Chemical Cleaners
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: Teens, Take Action to Become Healthier
Health Tip: Things That Can Trigger Asthma
Health Tip: Thwart Mold at Home
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: 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 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
Healthy School Lunches Get Thumbs Up From Students
Heavy Kids Exposed to Everyday Chemicals May Face More Heart Risks
Heavy Kids May Suffer Worse Elbow Fractures
Help Your Children Manage Media Use, Experts Urge
High Blood Pressure Common Among Overweight Kids
High Praise Might Backfire on Kids With Low Self-Esteem
Higher Doses of Antidepressants Linked to Suicidal Behavior in Young Patients: Study
Hospital Admission Day Tied to Outcomes for Children With Leukemia
Hot Cars Can Quickly Prove Deadly for Kids
How to Handle a Child's Seizure
How Worried Are Parents About Kids' Online Safety?
HPV Vaccine Program in Australia Linked to Lower Infection Rates
If Kids Think Someone's Watching, They're More Likely to Wash Their Hands
In Crashes That Kill Children, It's Their Driver Who's Often Drunk
Infants at Highest Risk for Childhood Burns
Infections Like Colds, Chickenpox Tied to Some Stroke Risk in Kids
Injuries From Swallowed Magnets on the Rise in Kids, Study Finds
Insights Gained Into Tourette Syndrome
Intensive Early Childhood Education May Boost Adult Health
iPads Can Trigger Nickel Allergies in Kids
Irregular Bedtimes Lead to Behavior Problems in Kids: Study
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
Keep Lice Off Your Child's Head
Keep the Holidays Merry for Kids With Diabetes
Keep Your Teens Safe on the Road This Summer
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' Cancer Treatments May Cause Heart Trouble, Study Says
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' Ear Infections Cost U.S. Health System Nearly $3B Annually: Report
Kids From Dairy Farms Have Lower Allergy Risk, Study Finds
Kids' Genetic Risk for Obesity Rises With Age, 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 More Likely Than Adults To Be Resistant to HIV Meds: Study
Kids' Movies Deliver Mixed Messages on Eating, Obesity
Kids' Obesity Risk Rises With Parents' Divorce: Study
Kids Prescribed Antibiotics Twice as Often as Needed, Study Finds
Kids' Severe Respiratory Virus Confirmed in Northeast
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 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 Who Undergo Heart Transplant Living Longer: Study
Kids Will Pass on 'Healthy' Foods
Kids With ADHD May Face Higher Obesity Risk as Teens
Kids With ADHD More Likely to Abuse Drugs: Analysis
Kids With ADHD Often Prone to Bowel Problems: Study
Kids With Autism Often Have Trouble Sleeping, Study Shows
Kids With Head Injuries May Be Prone to Depression
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
Last Two Ozone-Depleting Inhalers Being Phased Out
Legal Drinking Age of 21 Saves Lives, Review Finds
Less Variety in Babies' Gut Bacteria May Lead to Asthma Risk
Less Flexibility Seen in Brain Wiring of Kids With Autism: Study
Life Skills, Parenting Classes May Cut Inflammation in Poor Kids
Liquid Nicotine in E-Cigarettes Rising Cause of Poisonings: CDC
Liquid Tamiflu for Kids in Short Supply
'Little League Shoulder' on the Rise
'Love Hormone' Oxytocin May Play Key Role in Kids' Social Skills
Low Iron in Brain a Sign of ADHD?
Low Vitamin D Tied to Anemia Risk in Kids
Lunchbox Hygiene Helps Prevent Foodborne Illness, Expert Says
Make Kids' Weight Loss a Family Affair, Study Suggests
Many ADHD Drugs Linked to Painful Erections: FDA
Many Asthma Patients Don't Stick to Treatment Plan, Study Finds
Many Childhood Leukemia Survivors Aren't Taking 'Maintenance' Meds: Study
Many Kids May Have High Cholesterol, Regardless of Weight
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 Sexually Active U.S. Teens Not Tested for HIV: CDC
Many Teens May Get Several Pro-Marijuana Tweets a Day
Many U.S. Kids Missing Out on Preventive Care, CDC Says
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
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
Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious
Mississippi Girl Thought Cured of HIV Shows Signs of Infection
Monitoring Kids' Screen Time May Improve Their Behavior
More Children Hit by Cars in September, Experts Say
More Drug-Resistant Infections Seen in U.S. Children
More Evidence Environmental Exposures Contribute to Autism
More Evidence That Bullying Raises Kids' Suicide Risk
More Evidence Ties Poor Sleep to Obesity in Kids
More Signs Autism May Originate During Pregnancy
More Weight Gain in Pregnancy Tied to Higher Autism Risk for Kids: Study
More Young Adults Getting Mental Health Care Under Obamacare: Study
More Young Adults Not Waiting for Marriage to Have Kids
Most Kids Eat Fruit, Veggies Daily: CDC
Most Medical Devices Approved for Kids Only Tested on Adults: Study
Most Teens With Fibromyalgia Suffer Pain, Fatigue as Adults
Most U.S. Babies Get Their Vaccines: CDC
Mother-Daughter Team Preaches the Gospel of HIV Prevention
Moving Out of Poor Neighborhood May Disrupt Boys' Mental Health: Study
Much More Must Be Done to Lower Smoking Rates, Experts Say
Music Lessons May Help Bridge 'Achievement Gap'
Music Therapy May Help Teens With Cancer Cope
Music Training May Boost Young Brains, Studies Suggest
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 Obesity Weapon: Kids Teaching Kids
New Study Challenges Dyslexia-Brain Changes Link
New Test Helps Diagnose Intellectual Disability in Children
News Coverage of Teen Suicides May Have Ripple Effect
Nightmares May Haunt Bullied Kids
Nine of 10 American Kids Eat Too Much Salt: CDC
No Rise of PTSD Seen in Children With Cancer
Nonwhites Exposed to More Air Pollution: Study
Obamacare May Mean Healthier Young Adults, Study Suggests
Obese Girls Prone to Poorer Grades, Study Suggests
Obese Kids Might Have Higher Levels of Stress Hormone
Obesity During Pregnancy Linked to Raised Asthma Risk in Kids
Obesity, Overweight Rates Jump Worldwide, Report Finds
Older Women With Asthma Face Worse Health Outcomes
Outcomes Improving for Kids With Kidney Transplants
Overuse Injuries May Rise When Kids Specialize in One Sport
Overweight Teen Years Tied to Later Cancer Risk
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
Parent's Death May Raise Risk of Early Death for Grown Children, Study Suggests
Parents' Fights May Strain Bonds With Their Kids
Parents of Obese Kids Often View Them as Healthy
Parents Who Set, Stick to Rules May Help Kids Stay Slim
Pediatricians Offer New Dental Recommendations
Pediatricians Should Plan for Anthrax Attack, U.S. Experts Say
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
Plan Children's Meals That Make the Grade
Poorly Packed Lunches Can Cause Food Poisoning
Pot-Booze Combo More Dangerous for Teen Drivers Than Alcohol Alone
Power Down to Speed Concussion Recovery: Study
Precautions Help Keep Kids Safe in Water
Preemie Birth Linked to Higher Insulin Levels in Kids
Preemies May Have Higher Risk of Blood Clots, Even as Adults
Pregnant or Breast-feeding Women Urged to Eat More Fish
Premature Birth Linked to Asthma, Wheezing in Childhood
Prenatal Exposure to Chemicals in Plastics Linked to Asthma Risk in Kids
Preschoolers Can Suffer From Depression, Too
Preschoolers' Use of Psychiatric Drugs Levels Off, Study Shows
Preschoolers With Special Needs May Gain From 'Inclusion' Classrooms
Prescription Eardrops Seem Best for Kids With Recurrent Ear Infection: Study
Preservative in Baby Wipes Linked to Rashes in Some Children
President's Panel Calls for More Girls, Boys to Get HPV Vaccine
Preterm Birth May Raise Child's Asthma Risk, Study Suggests
Prevent Home Heating From Becoming a Safety Hazard
Probiotics Don't Prevent Childhood Asthma, Study Finds
Protect Your Kids From the Heat
Protecting Children From Poison Emergencies
Psst, Girls Have Been Better Students Than Boys for Decades
Putting Baby to Sleep on Animal Fur May Lower Asthma Risk: Study
Racism Takes a Toll on Kids' Mental Health, Research Shows
Radiation-Free Cancer Scans: Coming Soon?
Recession Forced Many Families to Seek Medicaid Coverage
Researchers Assess New Way to Boost Polio Immunity
Researchers Say They've Found New Clues to Autism
Respiratory Virus Hitting Kids in at Least 12 States
Rise in U.S. High Chair Injuries Stuns Experts
School Bans on Chocolate Milk May Backfire
School Vending-Machine Bans May Not Boost Kids' Nutrition: Study
Schools Add More Fruits, Veggies to the '3 Rs'
Schools Can Set Tone for Healthy Eating
Scientists See Environmental Changes to Genes in Kids With Autism
Secure Those Sets for Super Bowl Viewing
Secure Your Prescription Drugs When Hosting Holiday Parties: Experts
'Sensitive' Older Sibling May Help Boost Preschoolers' Language Skills
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
Shopping Carts Can Pose Big Danger to Little Kids
Sibling Bullies May Leave Lasting Effects
Sight, Sound Out of Sync in Kids With Autism, Study Finds
Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says
Single Moms' Job Loss May Have Long Term Impact on Kids
Single-Sex Education's Benefits Challenged in Study
Skin Cells Used to Create Heart Valve for Growing Kids
Slower Brain Connections May Be at Root of Dyslexia
Small Number of Drugs Behind Kids' Accidental Poisonings: CDC
Smog, Stressed Mom May Raise Risk of Behavior Woes in Kids
Smoking Bans Linked to Drop in Premature Births, Kids' Asthma Attacks
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
Social Skills a Casualty of Childhood Head Injury, Study Suggests
Some Kids With Cochlear Implants Suffer Memory Problems
Sophisticated Chest Scans May Raise Children's Lifetime Cancer Risk
Spoon Measurements Behind Many Child Drug-Dosing Errors: Study
Spring Break Drunkenness a Dangerous Tradition
Spring Cleaning Safety Tips
Star Athletes Often Endorse Junk Food, Study Says
Start Heart-Healthy Lessons in Childhood, Expert Says
State Flu Shot Rule for Preschoolers Curbs Kids' Hospitalizations: CDC
Statins May Help Kids With Genetic Cholesterol Disorder
Stay Out of Stinging Insects' Way This Summer
STD Education Must Start Long Before Kids Engage in Sex
Stomach Troubles Common for Kids With Autism, Study Confirms
Stress Can Quickly Harm Kids' Health: Study
Students' Health Habits Tied to School Success
Study Outlines Emotional Impact of Domestic Violence on Kids
Study Probes Link Between Early Antibiotic Use, Asthma
Study Probes Why Kids With Autism Are Oversensitive to Touch, Noise
Study Sees Differences in Brain Connections of Kids With ADHD
Study Spots Growing Disparity in U.S. Teen Obesity Problem
Study Ties Colds, Flu to Rare Risk of Stroke in Kids
Study: Women at Higher Risk for Allergies, Asthma
Stutterers Show Different Brain Development, Study Says
Substance Use at School Could Be Cry for Help
Summer's a Great Time for Tonsil Removal
'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
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 Drinkers Risking Their Lives: Study
Teen Drivers Become Distracted Quickly
Teens Drawn to Heavily Advertised Alcohol Brands: Study
Teens' Energy Drink Habit May Be Linked to Booze, Tobacco, Drug Use
Teens Often Copycat Others Who Drink and Drive: Study
Teens Who Are Night Owls May Struggle in School
Teens Who Indoor Tan Often Take Other Health Risks: Survey
Teens, ATVs a Dangerous Combo
Testing for Smoke Exposure May Predict Rehospitalization for Asthma
Thalidomide May Help Kids With Crohn's Disease
The Parenting Trap: Coddling Anxious Kids
Therapy That Confronts Trauma of Sexual Abuse Helped Teen Girls With PTSD
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
Tight Blood Sugar Control Might Not Help All Critically Ill Kids
Time Outdoors May Help Kids Connect With Nature
Timing Influences Risk of Complications From Circumcision: Study
Tip-Over Furniture Can Kill Kids
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
Today's Parents Less Able to Spot Obesity in Their Kids: Study
Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain
Tonsillectomy May Spur Weight Gain in Kids, But Won't Cause Obesity: Study
Too Few Americans With Asthma Are Getting Flu Shots, CDC Says
Too Few Kids Follow Bike Helmet Laws, Study Finds
Too Few Teens Receive HPV Shot, CDC Says
Too-Clean Homes May Encourage Child Allergies, Asthma: Study
Topamax Approval for Migraines Expanded to Younger Users
Traffic Smog Tied to Hospital Stays for White Kids With Asthma
Training Programs Protect Young Athletes From ACL Tears: Report
Trampolines Linked to More Than 1 Million ER Visits Over a Decade
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, 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. Autism Estimates Rise by 30 Percent for Kids
U.S. Health Snapshots: Insurance Coverage Expands, but Gaps Remain
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. Spends 5 Times More Than U.K. on Antibiotics for Kids: Study
U.S. Teens' Cardiorespiratory Fitness Has Dropped in Last Decade: Report
Ultramarathoners: How's Their Health?
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
Vaccines Prevent Millions of Infections, Save Billions in Costs: CDC
Video Game Teaches Kids How to Spot a Stroke
Vimizim Approved for Rare Childhood Disorder
Violent Video Games Tied to Combative Thinking in Study
Vitamin D Supplements May Not Help Ease Asthma
Want to Stay Healthy? Try Washing Your Hands
Water Poses More Danger for Black Youths Than Whites: CDC
What Parents Need to Know About Sports Participation
When a Common Cold Becomes More Dangerous for Kids
When a Parent Dies, What Helps a Child Cope?
When Colds, Flu Lead to Complications in Kids
When It Comes to a Growing Child, the Brain Comes First
When Moms Get Active, Kids Follow
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 Parents Mix Up Their Kids' Names
Will Music Make Your Child Smarter?
With Kids In Car, Parents Still Likely to Use Cellphones
Women With Asthma May Take Longer to Get Pregnant: Study
Working With Horses May Ease Stress in Kids
Yoga May Not Help Ease Asthma, Study Suggests
Young Athletes' Concussions Often Unreported: Report
Young Binge Drinkers May Not Need Special Counseling From Family Docs
Young Driver's Gender May Play Role in Timing, Type of Crash
Young People With Epilepsy Face Higher Injury Risk: Study
Young Readers, Tomorrow's Leaders?
Your Kids May Not Be Ignoring You on Purpose