Parenting 25 April '17
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.
Teens/Young Adults 28 February '17
Pediatricians need to be prepared on how to handle assault and rape victims properly as it matters to their recovery.
Infant 5 December '16
The American Academy of Pediatrics has released bew guidelines to prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome or SIDS.
School 5 December '16
Will schools follow Secretary John B. King Jr.'s proposal to stop spanking, paddling and similar types of measures?
Body 2 December '16
An alarming number of American children were found to have an undiagnosed hypertension according to a study funded by the American Academy of Pediatrics
Development 24 November '16
In the same way that this is a phase in children, parents can also go through the different stages of dealing with the drama. Don't worry, it's all temporary!
Infant 18 November '16
Infant deaths due to adults or older siblings sharing the bed is largely preventable, yet it keeps happening. Here's what the experts suggest.
Infant 12 November '16
SIDS and other sleep-related deaths in infants are rising and Dr. Rachel Moon, MD, FAAP gives tips on how to keep the infants safe during sleep and how to maintain a healthy sleep environment.
School Age 12 November '16
According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, parents should set some limits when it comes to their children's digital and real life.
School Age 8 November '16
Experts found that sleep apnea increases children's risks of developing depression, anxiety, and suicidal thoughts. Certain kids are more likely to have sleep apnea.
Health 28 September '16
A mother saw proof of the dangers of having no vaccination after her three children fell ill due to rotavirus. Vaccines protect children from a host of diseases such as chicken pox, diphtheria, hepatitis A and B, influenza, measles, mumps, pertussis, polio, pneumococcus, rotavirus, rubella and tetanus.
Infant 27 September '16
Bed-sharing can be dangerous and fatal to infants. The practice causes Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS), suffocation, asphyxia, strangulation, falls, and entrapment.
Feeding 22 September '16
Experts have different views on when to start giving solid foods to babies. A new study says. however, that baby-led weaning should begin between 4 and 6 months of age.
Health 20 September '16
A new clinical report is urging for a formal restriction on using codeine for children. Codeine is an opioid pain medication that is also used to relieve kids' coughs.
Body 30 August '16
Vaccines protect kids from a bunch of diseases such as chicken pox, diphtheria, hepatitis A and B, influenza, measles, mumps, pertussis, polio, pneumococcus, rotavirus, rubella, and tetanus. In recent years, many parents believed that vaccine causes autism in kids.
Fun & Games 28 July '16
On average, children of today played outside for only over four hours per week. Even schools have lessened recess time because they believe that it could end up in chaos, trouble, or bullying.
News 22 July '16
Teresa Palmer and her husband were overwhelmed with excitement when they realized that they successfully conceived a second child. Their happiness, however, was cut short when doctors told them that Palmer wasn't carrying a baby, but a molar pregnancy that could become cancer.
Autism 17 July '16
Autistic children wander away when they get overly stimulated by sights, sounds, or other people's activities. When this happens, the desire to escape propels autistic children to wander away to small or enclosed spaces, as well as bodies of water.
Health 14 July '16
Parents are great contributors to their children's health. A hands-off parenting style, for instance, encourages kids to consume unhealthy snacks because their parents aren't controlling them.
Behavior 29 June '16
It was recently revealed that teenagers who are subjected to bullying are at high risk of suicide.
Medicine 24 June '16
The CDC said that nasal spray vaccine is less effective than flu shots. New data found that the FluMist nose spray vaccine performed poorly against the most common flu strains during the past three flu seasons.
Family Life 15 June '16
Fathers are spending more time being a part of their children's lives.
Health/Nutrition 18 May '16
At least seven percent of children in America suffer from high blood, experts said.