Napercise For Parents

Workout For Tired Parents: Gym Offers 'Napercise' Class To Reinvigorate Exhausted Moms And Dads

Parents come to this gym for napercise, where they do 15-minute stretches and sleep for 45 minutes.

by Amanda Moore

Lyme Disease Is From Ticks

Lyme Disease Prevention: How Can Parents Protect Children From Tick-Borne Illness

Parents, don't dismiss rashes, fever and fatigue in kids, especially when Lyme disease infection is on the rise.

by Amanda Moore

PTSD Gene

Researchers Explain The Probability Of PTSD Gene

Researchers explain the potential impact of PTSD on the future generation.

by Abbie Kraft

American Academy of Pediatrics opened up about  7 Great Achievements in Pediatric Research

American Academy Of Pediatrics Highlights 7 Great Achievements In Pediatric Research

The American Academy of Pediatrics opened up about the 7 Great Achievements in Pediatric Research as they call out to increase their funding for child care research.

by Abbie Kraft

Kids Picking On Noses Is Fine, Says Experts

Kids Picking Their Nose Or Eating Snot Are Healthier And Parents Should Let Nose-Picking Be, Study Says

Parents normally tell their kids not to pick their nose as it's distasteful but experts reveal nose-picking isn't all that bad.

by Amanda Moore

Cycle Of Emotional Eating And Emotional Feeding

Emotional Eating, Emotional Feeding: Parents To Blame For Introducing Foods To Soothe Upset Kids

It's parents who trigger the cycle of emotional feeding and emotional eating in children, which could become a full-blown eating disorder.

by Amanda Moore

New Malaria Vaccine

Three African Nations Getting First Batch Of New Malaria Vaccine?

Three AfricannNations will get to test the first batch of the new malaria vaccine believed to save thousands.

by Claire Parker

Childhood Obesity And Sleep Routines

Childhood Obesity, Sleep Routine Links: Following Regular Bedtime In Kids Lowers Obesity Risk, Study Says

Parents, instilling a sleep routine and regular bedtime in your kids lowers their obesity risk. Learn more from this report.

by Amanda Moore

Sleep Deprivation Among Parents

Sleep Deprivation: Here's How Parents Who Lack Sleep Affect Their Kids

The physical and mental strains of sleep deprivation in parents impact their kids in ways moms and dads might not even be aware of, so here's a good breakdown of the effects.

by Amanda Moore

FDA Raises The Alarm On Medications With Codeine

FDA Urges Parents Not To Give Children Medications With Codeine

FDA warned parents of the possible dangers by giving children cough syrups with Codeine.

by Abbie Kraft

Opoid related deaths continually increase over the years causing an alarm among health care providers.

The Importance Of Giving Safe Pain Relief To Recovering Opioid Addicts Post Surgery

Health care providers should seek advice to addiction specialist post suregery.

by Abbie Kraft

FDA approved Hepatitis C drugs for kids

FDA Approves Hepatitis C Drugs In Hopes For Speedy Treatment

FDA made a remarkable gesture upon approving the drug for Hepatitis C.

by Abbie Kraft

Sleep Hours Affect School Start Times

School Start Times: Sleep Doctors Say HS Kids Avoid Accidents, Depression With Later School Time

American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) members recommend an 8:30 a.m. school start time for high schools.

by Amanda Moore

Super Clean Houses Not Helpful

Super Clean Houses Make Children Sick; Some Dirt And Germs Boost Immunities, Scientists Say

Doctors John Gilbert and Rob Knight wrote a book on why sometimes a house too clean isn't a good idea especially for young kids still developing their immunities.

by Amanda Moore

Baby, mom and grandpa fight life-threatening illnesses at once

Baby, Mom And Grandpa Fight Life-Threatening Illnesses Together, Illinois Family Face The Battle Of Their Lives

Baby George has a serious lung infection, while his mother Lucy Eliopulos and grandfather Jim Mandros are battling brain cancer.

by Amanda Moore

Pig Organ Transplant For Babies With Esophageal Atresia

Babies With Birth Defects To Undergo First-Ever Pig Organ Transplant, British Doctors To Facilitate Treatment

Ten babies will undergo the pig organ transplant for esophagus atresia at the Great Ormond Street Hospital in London under Dr. Paolo De Coppi.

by Amanda Moore

Florida Dad Grew Marijuana At Home

Florida Dad And Daughter Charged For Selling Pot Brownies In School, Students Hospitalized For Marijuana Ingestion

Dad Robert Johnson wasn't even on the police's radar but when someone got hurt for eating his pot brownies and he also involved his daughter in an illegal act, that's when authorities stepped in.

by Amanda Moore

President Trump Signs Energy Independence Executive Order

Why EPA Budget Cut Can Strongly Affect The Children's Health

The current administration's cut on the EPA budget can impact the children's health.

by Abbie Kraft

Diabetes In Children Rising

Diabetes In Children: One Study Shows Cases Of Type 1 And 2 Rising Sharply, Another Study Offers Hope

Two latest studies on diabetes in children are shedding new light on where efforts to curb the disease are working or lacking.

by Amanda Moore

Children Lose Sleep Using Touchscreen Gadgets

Children Lose Over 30 Minutes Of Sleep For Using iPads Or Other Touchscreen Gadgets, Study Says

At least 75 percent of families in the study confirmed their babies and toddlers are exposed to touchscreen gadgets on a daily basis.

by Amanda Moore

Child Obesity Among Daughters Of Single Parents

Child Obesity: Daughters Of Single Parents Twice More Likely To Grow Up Obese, Study Finds

Professor Peter O'Rourke and his team studied children's health data from Queensland Health and saw parental social disadvantage affected daughters more than sons.

by Amanda Moore

Anti-Vax Haven: Vashon Island In Washington Houses Most Parents Opposing Immunization

Anti-Vax Haven: Vashon Island In Washington Houses Most Parents Opposing Immunization

One in four children living in the island remain unvaccinated in kindergarten and the island's rate tops nationwide non-vaccination figures.

by Olivia Etienne

Mayor Bloomberg Proposes Extending Smoking Ban To Public Parks And Beaches

Genetic Changes On Children With Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Linked To Parental Smoking

Adults' cigarette smoking habits can potentially cause childhood cancer.

by Abbie Kraft

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