Misc. Kid's Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
7/31/2001
Brits in Uproar Over Pedophile Satire

Controversy overshadows debate on new child protection law

7/31/2001
Video Games Also Blast the Users

Kids at risk for repetitive strain injuries

7/30/2001
Antisocial Children Hurt Parents and Society

Study says early intervention is crucial

7/27/2001
Home Alone

At what age can your child become a 'latchkey kid?'

7/27/2001
Little League Covers Most Safety Bases

But more precautions could help, study says

7/25/2001
Keep Your Grandkids Safe

Make sure medications are out of reach

7/25/2001
States Move to Limit Drug Therapy in Schools

Overuse of drugs like Ritalin and Prozac are a concern

7/23/2001
How Divorce Affects Kids

Many abandon tough homework, stop making friends, study says

7/19/2001
New Video Game Link to Violence Reported

Report finds increased aggression makes connection clear; violence expert argues otherwise

7/19/2001
Teens and Eating Disorders

How to spot signs of anorexia, bulimia

7/19/2001
Health and Welfare of America's Kids Looking Up

But several areas leave room for improvement, say federal officials

7/18/2001
Chip Off the Old Tooth

Ways to save that tooth your kid just knocked out

7/17/2001
Fly Right, Small Fry

Little children need special care on planes

7/13/2001
The Risky Life of an American Teen

Reckless behaviors take terrible toll

7/13/2001
Web Sites on Kids' Health Aim Too High

Study says content requires high school education

7/12/2001
Overweight Kids at Risk of Osteoporosis

It's another good reason to slim down, study says

7/11/2001
In-Vitro Kids Do OK

Artificially conceived children are as emotionally healthy as their peers, study finds

7/9/2001
Teens and Alcohol: a Lethal Mix?

Poll provides sobering statistics on use, abuse

7/8/2001
A Summer Jump from Fat to Fit

Use school break to improve your kids' eating and fitness habits

7/7/2001
Trampolines Are a Springboard For Injury

The fun is not worth the risk, experts say

7/7/2001
House of Death

Your home is full of products your kids can inhale to get high -- and die

7/3/2001
Juicy Kids Stuff?

Too much fruit drink causes problems

6/16/2001
Bikes Can be as Dangerous as They're Fun

Don't buy bikes that kids can 'grow into'

6/16/2001
Pool Resources for a Safe Summer

Simple precautions can prevent injuries -- or worse

6/11/2001
Pool Cues

Think safety first, then fun

6/10/2001
The Buzz on Bee Stings

Take precautions if you are allergic, because they could be lethal

6/8/2001
Can Dental Sealants Harm Your Child?

U.S. dentists say not to worry

5/28/2001
To Teens, Oral Sex Really Isn't 'Sex'

Belief puts youths at risk for sexual diseases

5/25/2001
The World Can Seem a Dangerous Place

Perception of hostility strains hearts of low-income kids

5/22/2001
Start Early

A healthy diet for kids pays dividends later

5/22/2001
Bug Off!

Don't overdo insect repellants on kids

5/22/2001
A Chip Off the Old Sock?

Today's gym classes focus on fitness, not competition

5/19/2001
The Homework Blues Hit Home

Parents worry about kids' workloads; experts differ on need for homework

5/13/2001
Booze + Teens = Lifelong Problems

Heavy drinkers can lose memory, mental skills

5/10/2001
5/5/2001
Some Teens Turning to Plastic Surgery

But not all are suitable candidates