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759,000 children with asthma endure gaps in insurance every year

759,000 children with asthma endure gaps in insurance every year

Girls who eat with their families at mealtimes avoid eating disorders

Girls who eat with their families at mealtimes avoid eating disorders

$11.3 million autism study launched

$11.3 million autism study launched

Tonsillectomies to treat chronic and recurrent tonsillitis

Tonsillectomies to treat chronic and recurrent tonsillitis

Childhood obesity and the increasing burden of diabetes among young adults

Childhood obesity and the increasing burden of diabetes among young adults

More youth with diabetes hospitalized, costing billions

More youth with diabetes hospitalized, costing billions

Exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons prior to pregnancy could limit offspring's fertility

Exposure to polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons prior to pregnancy could limit offspring's fertility

New human rhinovirus associated with pediatric respiratory tract infection in Germany

New human rhinovirus associated with pediatric respiratory tract infection in Germany

British school children to undergo obesity checks

British school children to undergo obesity checks

Living arrangements of low-income children may not play a key role in their well-being

Living arrangements of low-income children may not play a key role in their well-being

UMC takes part in largest ever study of child and human health

UMC takes part in largest ever study of child and human health

Lack of sleep makes children fat

Lack of sleep makes children fat

U-M study finds shorter sleep duration for 9- to 12-year-old kids is associated with increased risk for being overweight

U-M study finds shorter sleep duration for 9- to 12-year-old kids is associated with increased risk for being overweight

California kids not being read to!

California kids not being read to!

Coalition's guidelines on fish consumption for pregnant women 'misleading,' opinion piece says

Coalition's guidelines on fish consumption for pregnant women 'misleading,' opinion piece says

Child health psychologists need to promote adult disease prevention

Child health psychologists need to promote adult disease prevention

Low-dose aspirin for in vitro fertilisation

Low-dose aspirin for in vitro fertilisation

New role discovered for cilia

New role discovered for cilia

Scientists find predisposition to bronchiolitis in some babies

Scientists find predisposition to bronchiolitis in some babies

Discovery of new area for exploration of schizophrenia

Discovery of new area for exploration of schizophrenia