Poverty and lack of nurturing in early life can lead to comparatively smaller brains in children, a new study has found. However good parenting can help overcome this.
An increasing number of children in Colorado are accidentally ingesting marijuana, according to a new study. Researchers found that the number of marijuana accidents among kids skyrocketed following modification of drug enforcement laws of possession of marijuana in the state.
A new study has linked mild iodine deficiency in the womb to lower scores on literacy tests.
Toddlers value people who help them, and are motivated to return the favor, a new study suggests.
Pediatricians are warning young people about the dangers of a popular dare game called the "cinnamon challenge" in which a person attempts to swallow a spoonful of dry cinnamon in 60 seconds without any water.
How do you get kids eat more fruit? It's simple, just cut the fruit up into bite-size pieces.
Tanning beds, lamps and booths are associated with an increased risk of not only deadly skin cancer, but also cancers of the eye. However, teens continue to use indoor tanning methods to get that perfect tan. And, according to a recent study, children as young as 10 have been reported to use such tanning methods.