Making friends with fruits and veggies

A strawberry and piece of string cheese become (an edible) mouse in a fun, hands-on nutrition class for preschoolers.

May 6, 2017 0

Are you raising an ’emotional eater’?

Calming kids with food can start a vicious, fattening cycle.

May 6, 2017 1
PATIENT STORY

More than a birthmark

A red spot on a baby’s cheek turned out to be a hemangioma. Specialized medical care kept her healthy.

May 5, 2017 0

Kids and meds: ­­8 tips for safe dosing

What to know about giving over-the-counter medications to children.

May 2, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘We stand together fighting epilepsy’

Skyler Moomey, 15, is battling convulsive seizures. And winning.

May 1, 2017 5

U.S. health officials make headway against salmonella

Tougher poultry regulations may explain 18 percent decline in food poisoning from this common bacteria.

May 1, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

A ‘toytacular’ afternoon

The Bottomless Toy Chest makes a special delivery to children in the hospital.

April 26, 2017 0

Time for baby food?

Don't rush to dole out the baby food—your little one will benefit more from breastfeeding.

April 25, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

You’re one in a billion, baby boy

Little Hayden, born with two rare disorders, might be the first of his kind. His parents treasure his uniqueness.

April 24, 2017 5

Epilepsy: Another potential Zika threat

CDC team says up to half of infants exposed to the virus develop seizures.

April 24, 2017 0

‘Just keep your feet up’

More than 500 kids twirl and hop through the fifth annual Jump Jam.

April 22, 2017 0

Flu season all but over in U.S.

In a twist, the middle-aged were among those hardest hit, CDC says.

April 21, 2017 0