Consumer culture gives children plenty of delicious options—but water is the one drink they'll always need.
Children's exercise habits begin to take shape as early as age 7, researchers say—so don't let them become couch potatoes.
A diagnosis of cancer—every parent’s nightmare. For the Hoffman family, it was a mountain to climb, but one they tackled with the help of everyday heroes.
Scientists took a few samples from these colorful play areas and tested them in a lab. The conclusion: Well, read on.
Volunteers throw a special party for kids spending time in the hospital on Valentine’s Day.
Learn why safety at home is a state of mind.
One child in 13—or about two in every classroom—has a food allergy. Follow these 4 tips to keep your kiddo safe.
Don't underestimate the power of small changes that progress over time.
Added sugar can influence a child's food choices and impact their health later in life.
Researchers find that viruses can jump from pigs to dogs, and that influenza is becoming increasingly diverse in dogs. This spells trouble for humans.
Children with influenza have a 37 percent higher chance of not responding to their breathing treatments.
Melanoma is the most common type of skin cancer in younger patients and affects mostly teenagers.
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