U.S. teens get less sleep than ever

Researchers find more adolescents today are short on shut-eye than in the 1990s. Early morning school bells and electronics may be to blame.

February 21, 2015 0

Dentists offer tips to keep kiddos cavity-free

Don't let misinformation rot your children's teeth. Get the facts.

February 19, 2015 9
PATIENT STORY

Heart surgery at just 6 days old

Norah Mae Boss now has beautiful pink fingers and toes. Find out what this has meant for her and her parents.

February 18, 2015 2

Happy Hatter program delivers for kids with cancer

Children and teens scored hats, lots of hats.

February 17, 2015 0

Energy drinks tied to inattention, hyper behavior in middle schoolers

Researchers conclude that your kids really shouldn't drink sugary, caffeinated beverages.

February 14, 2015 0

A tough nut to crack

Peanut allergies can be hard to handle. Find out how researchers are working to crack the code.

February 9, 2015 1

Lead exposure may be bigger threat to boys than girls

Hormones may offer young females some protection from toxic effects, study finds.

February 9, 2015 0

Toddler snacks, meals loaded with salt and sugar

Study reveals nutritional saboteurs, provides guidance on what parents should watch out for in their little ones’ diets.

February 7, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

The miracle after the miracle

Ashley Ruhlig shares how she beat the odds, had a baby, and survived serious complications from her congenital heart defect.

February 4, 2015 0

Little Hats, Big Hearts delivers

Volunteers knit red caps for newborns to showcase heart month.

January 30, 2015 0

Top 10 dangers for kids

Find out how to keep your children safe in an ever-changing world.

January 29, 2015 4

Autism genes vary, even in affected siblings

Study paves way toward earlier diagnosis, treatment.

January 29, 2015 0