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1 in 5 Preemies With Lung Disease Exposed to Secondhand Smoke

14 Percent of Toddlers May Be Drinking Coffee

3-D Computer Modeling Might Improve Children's Heart Transplants

3D 'Printout' Device Keeps Very Ill Babies Breathing

A Newborn's Heart Attack Shows Heart Can Regrow, Recover

Acetaminophen Tops List of Accidental Infant Poisonings

Antibiotics May Be Overused in Many Neonatal ICUs, Study Finds

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Have Benefits, Risks: Study

Anti-Vaccine Trend Has Parents Shunning Newborns' Vitamin Shot

Are Hospitals Overusing Neonatal Intensive Care?

Arsenic in Well Water Can Raise Level in Baby Formula: Study

Babies May Be More Sensitive to Pain Than Adults

Babies Prefer Sound of Other Babies Over Adults

Babies Who 'Resettle' on Their Own Get Better Sleep

Baby Swings, Car Seats Not Safe for Sleeping

Ban Crib Bumpers Because of Rising Deaths, Researchers Say

Benefits of Iron Supplements Unclear for Pregnant Women, Young Children

Birth Defect Tied to Zika Virus Can Leave Children With Lifetime of Health Woes

Breast Milk Makeup May Influence Child's Later Weight, Study Says

Breast-Fed Babies May Be Smarter, Richer Adults, Study Suggests

Breast-Feeding Linked to Reduced Risk of Preemie Eye Problem

Breast-Feeding May Not Help Prevent Allergies in Kids, Study Claims

Breast-Feeding Tied to Better Emotion Perception in Some Infants

Brief Drop in Blood Sugar at Birth Tied to Poorer School Performance

Bystander CPR Helps Some Kids Survive Cardiac Arrest

Cancer Survivors May Face More Challenges When Adopting

Certain Antibiotics Linked to Hearing Loss, Mouse Study Finds

Child Care Centers Offering Too Little Outdoor Time

Common Antiseptic Can Prevent Infant Deaths, Study Says

Controversial Fertility Treatment Resulted in Live Births

Dad's Depression Affects Toddler's Behavior, Too

Day Care Won't Cause Aggressive Behavior in Child, Study Finds

Delaying Umbilical Cord Clamping Might Boost Child Development

Dentists Offer Tips to Keep Young Children Cavity-Free

Diabetes Drug Given to Obese Moms-to-Be Won't Keep Baby's Weight Down

Doctors Often Yield to Parents' Requests to Delay Kids' Vaccines

Doctors Worry About Return of Vaccine-Preventable Ills in Kids

Does Mom's Cellphone Startle the Fetus?

Ear Infections Common, But Often Missed, in Infants

Ebola May Hit Young Children Hardest, Study Finds

E-Cigarettes May Pose a Risk in Pregnancy and to Children

Expert Offers Tips to Help Babies With Stuffy Noses

Exposure to BPA in Pregnancy Tied to Low Birth Weight in Girls: Study

Extreme 'Preemie' Infants at No Higher Risk If Included in Clinical Trials

Fetal Faces Seem to React to Mom's Smoking

Fewer U.S. Hospitals Send New Moms Home With Formula

Filtered Sunlight May Be Effective Jaundice Therapy

Gestational Diabetes Drug Might Raise Babies' Complication Risk

Gut Bacteria Tied to Asthma Risk in Kids

Heart Drug Clears Up 'Strawberry' Birthmarks

Higher Cigarette Taxes Tied to Fewer Infant Deaths

Hospitals Doing Better Job of Promoting Breast-feeding: CDC

How to Keep Your Baby's Slumber Safe

Infant Delivery and Feeding Methods Can Affect Gut Composition

Infant Weight Gain Linked to Possible Type 1 Diabetes Risk

Infants Born to Drug-Abusing Mothers Often Readmitted to Hospital

Infectious-Disease Expert Debunks Common Vaccine Myths

Less Than Half of U.S. Babies Receive Flu Vaccine: CDC

Living at Higher Elevations Linked to SIDS Risk

Local Anesthesia May Be Best for Infants During Surgery

Many New Moms Still Lack Breast-Feeding Support at Work

Many Parents Aren't Shielding Babies From Sun's Harmful Rays: Study

Many Parents Unaware of Emergency Plans at Kids' Pre-schools

Medical Groups Endorse Early Exposure to Peanut Products for High-Risk Infants

Melatonin Might Help Sleepless Kids With Eczema, Study Finds

Military Deployment Tied to Greater Odds of Child Abuse, Neglect

More Babies Born to Mothers Addicted to Pain Meds

More Cavities Seen in Kids of Chronically Stressed Mothers

More Gluten Before Age 2 Linked to Celiac Disease in At-Risk Kids

More Parents See Benefits of Vaccines, Poll Finds

Most First-Time Moms Plan to Follow Vaccine Schedule

New Moms Can Avoid Back Injury When Caring for Their Babies

New Moms' Codeine Use Down Since Health Warnings

New Moms Gain No Benefit From Eating Placenta, Studies Show

New Moms Often Get Poor Advice on Baby Care: Study

Newborn Probiotic Use Tied to Lower Risk of Type 1 Diabetes

Newborns Vulnerable to Common Staph Infections: Study

Noisy Electronic Toys May Hamper Babies' Verbal Skills

Painkiller-Addicted Babies a Growing U.S. Concern, Especially in Fla.

Parents' Clothing Can Infect Newborns in Intensive Care

Pediatricians Issue New Guidelines for Hospital Release of Newborns

Placenta Test Measures Babies' Exposure to Arsenic

Plastics Chemical Tied to Changes in Boys' Reproductive Development

Potential Treatment for a Serious Respiratory Infection in Kids

Prenatal Vitamin D Supplements May Not Lower Baby's Asthma Risk: Study

Preschoolers May Not Need Naps, Review Reports

Preteen Whooping Cough Vaccine Loses Strength Over Time, CDC Finds

Rate of Severe Stomach Birth Defect Increased Over Two Decades: CDC

Scientists Find More Evidence of Breast Milk's Goodness

Shaken Baby Syndrome Program Didn't Reduce Injuries: Study

Sharing Breast Milk May Pose Risks Women Haven't Considered

Siblings Now Main Source of Infants' Whooping Cough: CDC

Simpler Antibiotic Regimen Helps Sick Babies in Developing Nations

Singing Better Than Talking for Soothing Cranky Babies, Study Finds

Sleep Group Updates Shuteye Guidelines

Some Babies May Pick Up 2nd Language More Easily

Spike in Newborn Drug-Withdrawal Tied to Prenatal Painkiller Use

Study Links Antibiotics to Digestive Complication in Infants

Study Ties Parents' Criticism to Persistent ADHD in Kids

Study Touts Benefits of Group Prenatal Care

Surprises Help Babies Learn, Research Finds

Survival Rates Improve for Extreme 'Preemie' Babies

Though Rare, Some Disabilities Seen Long After Newborn Heart Surgery

To Help Your Kids Get Better Grades, Feed Them Breakfast: Study

U.S. Hospitals May Often Miss Signs of Child Abuse

U.S. Infant Deaths At Lowest Rate Ever: CDC

Very Young Babies Sense Touch Differently

Very Young Kids Often Use Tablets, Smartphones, Study Finds

Weight, Growth Early in Life May Affect Adult Brain

What's In a Name? For Newborns, Maybe Fewer Medical Errors

When Babies Spit Up, Don't Panic

Whole Blood Best for Youngest Heart Surgery Patients: Study

Widespread Vaccination Fights Serious Stomach Infection in Kids: CDC

Women Born Early at Greater Risk of Delivering Preemies, Study Suggests

Worldwide Boost in Breast-Feeding Could Save 800,000 Lives: Study