Children's Health

The Health Risks Posed by Mindless Munching

Being more aware of your food might help improve cholesterol and blood sugar levels, study suggestsWEDNESDAY, April 6, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Along with...

Fitness in Youth May Be Key to Diabetes Risk Decades Later

Study tracked 1.5 million people from age 18 to 62 and found fitter teens had lower lifetime riskMONDAY, March 7, 2016 (HealthDay News) --...

What New Moms Need to Know About Pumping Breast Milk

Use these safety tips to protect your baby from disease-causing germsBreast pumps can be a big help to new mothers, but women who use...

Extreme ‘Preemies’ Often Have Lifelong Challenges

Despite difficulties, study finds most live independentlyMONDAY, May 23, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Extremely premature infants often face lifelong challenges, enduring more physical, emotional...

Will a Sit-Stand Desk Make You Healthier?

Study finds no evidence of that so farTHURSDAY, March 17, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Sit-stand desks are fixtures in many offices today. But new...

Play to Win When It Comes to Kids and Sports Pain

Take injuries seriously, and if no improvement in a few days, see a doctor, specialist saysPain can be a problem for young athletes, so...

Could Too Much Cellphone Time Signal Anxiety, Depression?

Some college students use their mobile device as a 'security blanket,' study saysTUESDAY, March 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Some young adults who constantly...

Babies Often Put to Sleep in Unsafe Positions

About 3,500 U.S. infants still succumb to sudden infant death syndrome each year: CDCDespite decades of warnings from the "Back to Sleep" campaign, many...

Clean Home May Help Keep Kids’ Asthma in Check

Controlling allergens, household pollutants can reduce need for medication, pediatricians' group saysReducing indoor allergens and pollutants can help control children's asthma, reducing their need...

Easing Your Child’s Allergies

For starters, pay attention to pollen levels, FDA advisesWEDNESDAY, June 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Up to 40 percent of children in the United...
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