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Fewer children visiting pediatricians in the US

Fewer children visiting pediatricians in the US

Sunscreen ingredients absorbed into blood finds study from FDA

Sunscreen ingredients absorbed into blood finds study from FDA

High-fat milk drinkers may age faster than low-fat milk lovers, study finds

High-fat milk drinkers may age faster than low-fat milk lovers, study finds

Cyberbullying may amplify symptoms of depression and PTSD

Cyberbullying may amplify symptoms of depression and PTSD

Gut microbiome linked to behavioral problems in children

Gut microbiome linked to behavioral problems in children

Legalization and retail availability in Oregon linked to higher levels of adolescent marijuana use

Legalization and retail availability in Oregon linked to higher levels of adolescent marijuana use

Maternal depression associated with development of atopic dermatitis in children

Maternal depression associated with development of atopic dermatitis in children

Taking high dose of vitamin D linked lower blood pressure in overweight children

Taking high dose of vitamin D linked lower blood pressure in overweight children

Study finds connection between parents' motivations and children's intake of unhealthy foods

Study finds connection between parents' motivations and children's intake of unhealthy foods

Texas program effectively reduces use of anti-psychotics in foster children

Texas program effectively reduces use of anti-psychotics in foster children

Mothers who smoke, drink alcohol during pregnancy increase risk for SIDS 12-fold

Mothers who smoke, drink alcohol during pregnancy increase risk for SIDS 12-fold

Kids spending too much time gaming

Kids spending too much time gaming

Prenatal alcohol and tobacco exposure linked to increased risk for SIDS

Prenatal alcohol and tobacco exposure linked to increased risk for SIDS

Risk of SIDS is significantly increased by combined prenatal smoking and drinking

Risk of SIDS is significantly increased by combined prenatal smoking and drinking

Poll: 86% of parents agree that teens spend too much time gaming

Poll: 86% of parents agree that teens spend too much time gaming

Childhood adversity and violence exposure can alter the brain

Childhood adversity and violence exposure can alter the brain

New 'smart' chair helps form correct body posture from childhood

New 'smart' chair helps form correct body posture from childhood

Most youths do not get timely addiction treatment after opioid overdose

Most youths do not get timely addiction treatment after opioid overdose

Air pollution plus early life stress may lead to cognitive difficulties in children

Air pollution plus early life stress may lead to cognitive difficulties in children

Less physical activity for infants may lead to more fat accumulation and obesity

Less physical activity for infants may lead to more fat accumulation and obesity