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New guidelines for childhood obesity programs

New guidelines for childhood obesity programs

TV watching linked to increased risk of asthma

TV watching linked to increased risk of asthma

Experts still recommend no television under the age of 2

Experts still recommend no television under the age of 2

Childhood swimming lessons appropriate as part of a comprehensive drowning prevention strategy

Childhood swimming lessons appropriate as part of a comprehensive drowning prevention strategy

Children born to women who have low blood levels of vitamin B12 have increased risk for neural tube defects

Children born to women who have low blood levels of vitamin B12 have increased risk for neural tube defects

Children reap social benefits from wearing contact lenses instead of glasses

Children reap social benefits from wearing contact lenses instead of glasses

Help for children with rheumatic heart disease

Help for children with rheumatic heart disease

Educational materials for new mothers may prevent shaken baby syndrome

Educational materials for new mothers may prevent shaken baby syndrome

Better diagnosis and treatment of concussions in children

Better diagnosis and treatment of concussions in children

Doctors call for change in how non-active tuberculosis in immigrant children treated

Doctors call for change in how non-active tuberculosis in immigrant children treated

Children with hypertension have trouble with goal-directed tasks

Children with hypertension have trouble with goal-directed tasks

Stanford/Packard researchers recruit children for study of the biology of autism

Stanford/Packard researchers recruit children for study of the biology of autism

Children who watch R-rated movies more likely to smoke

Children who watch R-rated movies more likely to smoke

Spending time with grandparents linked with better social skills

Spending time with grandparents linked with better social skills

Babies born in pollen and mold seasons have increased likelihood of wheezing by age two

Babies born in pollen and mold seasons have increased likelihood of wheezing by age two

Steroids ineffective in young children with wheeze

Steroids ineffective in young children with wheeze

New approach to dental visits may ease kids' fears

New approach to dental visits may ease kids' fears

States expand newborn screening for life-threatening disorders

States expand newborn screening for life-threatening disorders

Study examines the effects of indoor particulate matter pollution on asthma in children

Study examines the effects of indoor particulate matter pollution on asthma in children

Childhood Varicella zoster could affect oral health years later

Childhood Varicella zoster could affect oral health years later