Children's Health

Probiotic Supplements Failed to Prevent Babies’ Infections

Benefits of breast-feeding might have overshadowed any potential protective effects, doctors suggestProbiotic supplements may not protect babies from catching colds or stomach bugs in...

Eye Docs Debunk 5 Fireworks Myths

Make eye safety a priority this Fourth of JulyFirecrackers, sparklers and bottle rockets may seem harmless enough, but there's really no such thing as...

Teen Birth Rate Drops Again to All-Time Low: CDC

Preterm deliveries and births to older moms are up, report findsTeen births in the United States dropped to a record low last year, falling...

Getting Kids in the Habit of Healthy Eating

Try making good food fun at homeWant to help your kids make healthy food choices when you're not with them? Make every meal at...

Most U.S. Teens Aren’t ‘Doing It’

By 18, more than half of adolescents were still virgins, new CDC survey revealsSex is everywhere in the media, and so you may be...

Do Older Dads Produce Brainy Boys?

Study finds their sons score high in intelligence and focusIn a finding that might bring older Dads some peace of mind about their sons'...

Could You Raise a ‘No-Diaper’ Baby?

Physician couple found it's possible, but daycare workers and babysitters may not want to give it a goEnvironmentally conscious parents have long struggled with...

Raise the Smoking Age to 21? Most Kids Fine With That

Study found two-thirds of U.S. teens endorse such a move by statesNearly two-thirds of U.S. teens support raising the minimum age for purchasing tobacco...

Time for Some Summer Sun Safety Tips

Pediatricians offer advice on preventing sunburns, other warm weather problemsSummer sun and warmer temps may provide plenty of play opportunities for kids, but they...

When Parents Focus on Smartphones, Kids’ Misbehaving Can Rise

Little ones can feel snubbed by the devices and consequently act out, study suggestsCould your smartphone prompt a toddler tantrum? Perhaps, a new study...
5,781FansLike
3,098FollowersFollow
892SubscribersSubscribe