Children's Health

8 Ways to Help Kids Dodge Germs

Boosting your child's immune system lets them stay in cold- and flu-fighting shapeThere are a number of ways parents can help give a boost...

Harsh Parenting Can Backfire With Bad Behavior From Teens

Early sex, stealing and dropping out of school are some of the consequences, study contends"Harsh" parenting that includes frequent yelling, hitting and threats may...

Could Night Shifts, Heavy Lifting Impair a Woman’s Fertility?

It's possible, but researcher stresses cause-and-effect link not provenWomen who work night shifts or do heavy physical labor may be somewhat less fertile...

1 in 4 Teen E-Cigarette Users Has Tried ‘Dripping’

This method creates denser clouds of vapor, with unknown effects on health, researchers sayOne-quarter of U.S. teen e-cigarette users have experimented with "dripping" --...

Dressing Baby for a Safe Winter Drive

Avoid bulky clothing, American Academy of Pediatrics saysWinter can present challenges for parents trying to dress their children properly for the weather. This is...

U.S. High School Kids Abandoning Sweetened Sodas

CDC study finds daily intake of these and other sugary drinks fell to just 20 percent by 2015There's good news when it comes to...

Brain Scans May Shed Light on Bipolar Disorder-Suicide Risk

Almost half of those with the disorder attempt suicide and up to 20 percent succeedAmong teens and young adults with bipolar disorder, researchers have...

Timing of Your Meals Might Reduce Heart Risks

American Heart Association report suggests eating more earlier in the day may be healthierPeople who want a healthy heart should be mindful of not...

Could the ‘Mediterranean’ Diet Help Prevent ADHD?

There's no solid proof, but encouraging healthy eating is a wise move, specialist saysKids who follow a Mediterranean diet -- high in fruits, vegetables...

Ways to Stay Active in Winter

Sledding, climbing stairs -- even house-cleaning -- are great pursuits that burn calories, dietary experts sayAdults should get at least 30 minutes of physical...
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