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Parents more confident in getting same-day phone advice than visiting doctor for sick kids, new poll finds

Parents more confident in getting same-day phone advice than visiting doctor for sick kids, new poll finds

Researchers awarded CIHR grant to investigate how Zika virus changes host cells during infection

Researchers awarded CIHR grant to investigate how Zika virus changes host cells during infection

Antibody treats pediatric brain tumors safely and effectively in mice

Antibody treats pediatric brain tumors safely and effectively in mice

Birth-weights of babies have not increased over last 150 years, research reveals

Birth-weights of babies have not increased over last 150 years, research reveals

'Congestion tax' linked to nearly 50% drop in asthma rates among children

'Congestion tax' linked to nearly 50% drop in asthma rates among children

Sanford scientists focus on utility of adult-derived stem cells

Sanford scientists focus on utility of adult-derived stem cells

Researchers develop new tool to help avoid adverse reactions to drugs

Researchers develop new tool to help avoid adverse reactions to drugs

Spanish-speaking Latino children's parents half as likely to feel doctors listen to them, study finds

Spanish-speaking Latino children's parents half as likely to feel doctors listen to them, study finds

Exposure to heightened air pollution increases risk of Type 2 diabetes in obese Latino children

Exposure to heightened air pollution increases risk of Type 2 diabetes in obese Latino children

Researchers developing compact respiratory assist device for children with lung failure

Researchers developing compact respiratory assist device for children with lung failure

Most Americans believe preventive health benefits of childhood vaccines outweigh risks

Most Americans believe preventive health benefits of childhood vaccines outweigh risks

Children’s BMI development and weight curve can be predicted at age one and five, research shows

Children’s BMI development and weight curve can be predicted at age one and five, research shows

Islets from rat-grown mouse pancreases can help reverse disease in diabetic mice

Islets from rat-grown mouse pancreases can help reverse disease in diabetic mice

Childhood asthma may increase obesity risk, study finds

Childhood asthma may increase obesity risk, study finds

Delayed cord clamping prevents anaemia in infants up to six months of age

Delayed cord clamping prevents anaemia in infants up to six months of age

Genetic testing at UMMC helps doctors identify effective medication for heart stent patients

Genetic testing at UMMC helps doctors identify effective medication for heart stent patients

Princeton University researchers find disparity in hospital admission rates for publicly insured children

Princeton University researchers find disparity in hospital admission rates for publicly insured children

Air pollution exposure and sedentary lifestyle pose serious health threats to children in China

Air pollution exposure and sedentary lifestyle pose serious health threats to children in China

Article reports increase in health care spending on children

Article reports increase in health care spending on children

Scientists discover OGDHL and NRD1 genes linked to progressive loss of neurological function

Scientists discover OGDHL and NRD1 genes linked to progressive loss of neurological function