Researchers have been trying to figure out what causes autism for years. And with some new evidence, they might be a little closer to solving the puz...
Condition Center: Pediatrics
Now you really have no excuse not to get your flu shot.
Say goodbye to eye patches. Kids with lazy eye can now wear electronic glasses to correct their vision.
If you're an animal lover, your children may be in luck. New evidence suggests that Fido may play a role in childhood asthma risk.
Right next to the helpful, informative articles in your favorite parenting magazine could be ads that depict practices that could endanger kids.
Maybe Ralphie should have listened to his parents in "A Christmas Story" when they said "You'll shoot your eye out!" before he tried out his brand ne...
For past generations of children, engaging in “screen time” meant watching TV. But in a digital age where kids socialize, learn and work on compu...
Zoe Saldana rose to prominence with roles in feature films like "Star Trek" and "Avatar," and she's using that celebrity to raise awareness about bab...
Regardless of whether a mother smokes, a grandmother who once did may affect her grandchildren's health.
The teen years can be a challenge for both kids and their parents. But keeping an eye on early-maturing teen girls may make a difference.
Want your kids to choose healthy foods over processed snacks? It may be helpful to know what fruits kids reach for most.
Is hand sanitizer toxic? In the hands of a child, quite possibly.
It seems that socioeconomic status has the potential to affect much more than what a person can buy or own.
Getting kids to eat their fruits and veggies at school can be difficult. But it may just be a matter of time.
Nearsightedness in children is a major problem in some areas of the world. But there may be a simple solution.
Repetitive behavior has long been a hallmark of autism. For girls with the disorder, however, things may not be so simple.
It’s tough to be a kid with a chronic illness, but dealing with it by using alcohol and recreational drugs can cause other health problems.
Despite a large drop in child mortality across the world in recent years, the effort to keep kids alive is still lagging behind global goals.