Sports have long been linked to cases of sudden cardiac arrest in the young, but a recent report shows that obesity may play a larger role than activity.
Rachael Zimlich, RN
Too many children with depression go undiagnosed and untreated, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics. Updated guidelines should address this standard of care.
A new poll shows that there is a lot of misunderstanding about when is the right time for children to start seeing a dentist.
A popular claim in the antivaccination movement that too many vaccines can set children up for poor immunity overall has been refuted in a new study.
Stressing dieting over healthy eating in teenagers can cause lifelong weight and diet problems than can extend for generations.
A change in the H1N1 component may have solved efficacy problems from prior formulations of the intranasal vaccine.
New FDA restrictions on medications for children that contain codeine and other opioids aim to prevent cases of misuse, abuse, and overdose.
Asking a series of questions that can lead to more appropriate preventive medication use can go a long way in improving the health of children with asthma and reduce hospitalizations.
There are some notable revisions in 2018 to recommendations concerning hepatitis B vaccination for newborns and a third dose of mumps-containing vaccines, among others.
New predictive models may identify and help childhood cancer survivors at a higher risk for ischemic heart disease and stroke.