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Avoid Medication Overdoses in Children March 27, 2015

Expert offers tips for keeping kids safe

Expert Offers Tips to Help Babies With Stuffy Noses March 27, 2015

Humidity and moisture can help prevent and treat congestion

E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to Children March 27, 2015

Nicotine can harm developing brains, experts say

Free School Breakfasts Appear to Boost Kids' Grades March 27, 2015

Math, reading and science scores better in schools that subsidized morning meals

Health Tip: Turning Kids on to a Healthy Lifestyle March 27, 2015

Make them want to eat healthier

Abused Kids Not Destined to Be Abusive Parents, Study Finds March 26, 2015

But neglect, sexual abuse was more likely in kids of parents who were abused as children

Health Tip: Plan for Children in an Emergency March 26, 2015

Pack plenty of formula

Counseling Beats School Suspension at Curbing Pot Use: Study March 25, 2015

Drug policies should educate students, not just penalize them, researchers note

Health Tip: Considering Cereal for Breakfast March 25, 2015

Choose a healthier product

Tips to Make Healthy School Lunches Kids Will Actually Eat March 24, 2015

Expert says keep loose teeth and time constraints in mind when choosing foods

School Dismissal a Dangerous Time for Kids Getting Hit By Cars March 24, 2015

Study authors and expert say better supervision, less smartphone use might cut the risk

Young Pitchers Often Pressured to Play Despite Pain, Study Says March 24, 2015

Majority of parents are unaware of safe throwing guidelines, researchers find

Health Tip: Help Prevent Baby's Spit-Up March 24, 2015

Avoid playtime just after feedings

Adopting U.S. Culture Ups Diabetes Risk in Mexican-American Kids March 23, 2015

Greater use of English and more non-Hispanic friends increased risk of disease, study finds

Secondhand Smoke May Put Kids at Risk for Heart Disease as Adults March 23, 2015

Children of smokers nearly twice as likely to have plaque buildup in carotid arteries years later, study says

Adopted Kids' Average IQ Higher Than Non-Adopted Siblings: Study March 23, 2015

Parents' education levels may account for difference, researchers suggest

Chef's Input Helps Make School Meals Healthier, Study Finds March 23, 2015

Students chose more veggies, fruits after cafeterias got professional consultation

ADHD Children May Gain More From Family-Centered Care March 23, 2015

Study found teaching positive parenting skills in compassionate way improved outcomes

Parents' Attitude May Be Key to Pre-Game Jitters in Kids March 20, 2015

Anxieties over performance transmit easily from parent to child, study suggests

When to Keep Kids Home From School March 20, 2015

Pediatrician offers advice on common childhood ailments

Can Fish Oil Help Boys With ADHD Pay Attention? March 19, 2015

Perhaps, but it won't take the place of medication, expert says

Slowed Growth Could Signal Crohn's Disease in Kids March 18, 2015

Failure to gain weight, or weight loss, can point to a gastrointestinal issue, expert says

Dad's Depression Affects Toddler's Behavior, Too March 18, 2015

Study found a father's moods might increase risk of his youngster's anxiety, sadness

Recess: An Essential Part of the School Day March 18, 2015

Study shows supervised play boosts teamwork, friendships and positive attitudes

Breast-Fed Babies May Be Smarter, Richer Adults, Study Suggests March 18, 2015

But many factors determine IQ, not just mother's milk, experts note

Health Tip: Help Your Child Adjust to a Sibling March 17, 2015

Suggestions to smooth the transition

Could Your Child Have Migraines? March 16, 2015

Symptoms can include nausea, abdominal pain, experts say

Health Tip: Choose Healthier Fast Food for Kids March 13, 2015

Here are some better selections

More Americans Support Vaccines: <i>HealthDay/Harris Poll</i> March 12, 2015

Measles outbreak likely driving the trend, experts say, but critics of the shots remain

6 in 10 Americans Interested in Genetic Testing, Survey Finds March 11, 2015

But researchers wonder if everyone is adept at accurately interpreting test results

Divorce May Mean Kids Down More Soft Drinks March 10, 2015

Study found children whose parents had split or were separated consumed more sugary beverages

Health Tip: Easing Your Child's Allergies March 10, 2015

Close the windows to help keep pollen out

Don't Delay School for Summer-Born or Premature Kids: Study March 09, 2015

Holding children back linked to lower scores on standardized tests later

Overindulgent Parents May Breed Narcissistic Children March 09, 2015

Kids who were told they were better than others came to believe it, researchers report

Pneumonia in Early Childhood Tied to Higher Odds of Asthma March 06, 2015

Lung problems before age 3 may have enduring impact, study says

Health Tip: Teach Children About Dental Hygiene March 06, 2015

Show them how to brush and floss properly

14 Percent of Toddlers May Be Drinking Coffee March 04, 2015

Boston survey also found that 2.5 percent of 1-year-olds get a java jolt

About 7 Percent of Kids Worldwide Have ADHD: Study March 03, 2015

But some question accuracy of estimate

Helping Student-Athletes With Mental Health Issues March 03, 2015

Guidelines issued for U.S. high schools

1 in 5 U.S. Teen Girls Physically or Sexually Abused While Dating March 02, 2015

National survey finds one in 10 teen boys also experiences dating violence

Teens Can Easily Buy E-Cigarettes Online March 02, 2015

Study finds minors successfully purchased smoking devices 3 out of 4 times tried

Doctors Often Yield to Parents' Requests to Delay Kids' Vaccines March 02, 2015

But most believe it puts children at risk, study finds

Tips for Safe Snow Fun February 28, 2015

Winter sports account for more than 343,000 injuries in U.S. a year, experts say

ER Physician Raises Concerns About Powdered Caffeine February 27, 2015

One teaspoon of substance equivalent to about 25 cups of coffee

1 in 5 Preemies With Lung Disease Exposed to Secondhand Smoke February 27, 2015

22 percent were from what parents said were nonsmoking homes, study finds

Good Supermarkets in Poor Areas May Not Prompt Better Eating February 26, 2015

Study found no change in availability of healthy foods for children in low-income homes

ADHD May Raise Odds for Premature Death February 26, 2015

Risk is small, but a sign the disorder is a serious problem, experts say

Viruses Increasingly Behind Child Pneumonia Cases February 25, 2015

Bug that causes common cold, other infections often to blame, study finds

Cat, Dust Mite Allergies Linked to Childhood Asthma February 23, 2015

Study findings reveal possible early risk factors for asthma

Reminders From States May Boost Timely Vaccination Rates February 23, 2015

Centralized notification systems might be more effective than doctors' office messages, study suggests

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