Parenting Health News

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11/9/2017
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Health Tip: Sled Safer

Help keep your child from getting hurt

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

Suggestions for success

10/27/2017
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

10/25/2017
Ob/Gyns Warn Against 'Vaginal Seeding' Trend for Newborns

Transferring microbes from the mom to her infant born via C-section comes with infection risk

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

10/24/2017
Keeping Your Driving Teen Focused on the Road

Distractions at the wheel are major cause of needless tragedies, experts say

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

10/19/2017
Self-Harm on the Rise Among Teen Girls

Behavior was strongly linked to greater suicide risk, UK study found

10/18/2017
Higher Doses of Vitamin D May Boost Preemies' Bone Health

Doubling amount given also improved their growth

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

10/16/2017
Nearly a Third of College Kids Think ADHD Meds Boost Grades

But adolescent health experts say there's no evidence to support that belief

10/16/2017
When Should You Rush Your Toddler to the ER?

For choking or possible poisoning, poll finds many parents need an emergency refresher course

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

10/14/2017
Plan an Allergy-Safe Halloween for Your Child

Common-sense rules will make Fright Night less scary

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

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

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

10/12/2017
Vaccination Rates Very High for U.S. Kindergartners

More than 90 percent of new students have been immunized against major childhood diseases

10/12/2017
While New Moms Cook and Clean, New Dads Play

Study shows men enjoy twice as much leisure time on weekends as their wives do

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
Homing In on Homework Help

Hint: Don't do it for them

10/10/2017
Health Tip: Getting Enough Sleep

It's important for young athletes

10/9/2017
Another Downside to College Boozing: Poorer Job Prospects

In study, binge drinking 6 times a month lowered chances of full-time employment later

10/9/2017
Are You an 'Anti-Vaxxer'? Your Friends Are on Twitter

Social media is a place where they vent, support each other's views, study finds

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

Set guidelines for your family

10/7/2017
Making Halloween a Treat for Kids With Diabetes

Start by setting the same rules for everyone in the family, specialist says

10/6/2017
10/6/2017
Childhood 'Growth' Tests Not Always Necessary

There's wide range of 'normal' growth and development for kids, pediatricians group says