Misc. Kid's Health News

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11/17/2017
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Health Tip: Sled Safer

Help keep your child from getting hurt

10/31/2017
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10/31/2017
10/30/2017
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10/30/2017
Health Tip: Sleep Train Your Baby

Suggestions for success

10/27/2017
10/27/2017
10/26/2017
Health Tip: Talk To Your Kids About a Tragedy

And recognize signs that they may not be coping

10/26/2017
Bat Left, Throw Right: Baseball Stardom?

Analysis says this skill set common among some Major League greats

10/25/2017
A Boy, Two Magnets -- and a Trip to the ER

He inserted one in each nostril, with disastrous results

10/24/2017
Trauma Takes a Toll on Half of U.S. Kids

Consequences can include long-term health issues, emotional problems and troubles at school

10/23/2017
Kids, Don't Touch the Toys at the Doctor's Office

Pediatricians' group updates infection-prevention guidelines for medical offices

10/23/2017
Pediatric Use of Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana may help kids fighting the side effects of cancer treatment, study finds

10/19/2017
More Young Kids Spending Lots of Time on Phones, Tablets

Survey finds big jump over past 6 years in media availability, use for youngest Americans

10/17/2017
Scoliosis Screenings Can Help Catch Spine Problem Early

Treatments vary, depending on severity of the condition

10/17/2017
Farsighted Kids Have Trouble Paying Attention

The often-undetected eye condition could lead to school troubles

10/17/2017
Who's Most at Risk of Head Injury in Youth Football?

Those involved in running, passing more vulnerable, study finds

10/16/2017
Health Tip: Avoid Baby Sleep Positioners

Keep cribs free of objects and toys

10/15/2017
Homework as a Character-Builder

Researchers say strong effort leads to more conscientiousness overall

10/13/2017
Black Children Missing Out on Eczema Treatment

But study finds they tend to have more severe cases of the skin condition than white children

10/13/2017
FDA Panel Supports Gene Therapy for Kids With Rare Eye Disease

Treatment would be only the 2nd gene therapy OK'd in the United States

10/12/2017
Happier Mealtimes, Healthier Eating for Kids

A positive atmosphere prompts preschoolers to eat more fruits, vegetables and other healthy foods

10/10/2017
Start Skin Cancer Prevention Early, Health Experts Say

New proposal urges doctors to begin talking to parents when fair-skinned children are 6 months old

10/10/2017
Where There's Type 1 Diabetes, Celiac Disease May Follow

Screening for early signs of both conditions should be done at birth, study suggests

10/10/2017
Health Tip: Getting Enough Sleep

It's important for young athletes

10/9/2017
Surviving Congenital Heart Disease as Child Not a Ticket to Good Health

Many of these children can also suffer from illnesses such as autism and respiratory conditions, study says

10/9/2017
10/9/2017
Health Tip: Children and Screen Use

Set guidelines for your family